Some of the largest employers in the world are increasingly, and in some cases controversially, relying on AI-based technologies to hire new workers. Companies like Tesla, Accenture and LinkedIn are using technology from Pymetrics to better vet qualified candidates and reduce the time and resources required for what has traditionally been a labor-intensive hiring process. The company, which boasts more than 80 global clients, uses a blend of data science and I/O psychology to create its "people recommendation engine." The Pymetrics platform is designed to improve employee retention while also increasing efficiency and diversity throughout the recruiting process. The results are parsed by AI to generate measurements related to candidates' problem-solving skills, ability to multitask and even their levels of altruism.
Dec-18-2019, 23:53:25 GMT