Gusto

According to a poll of 36,000 engineers conducted in 2022 by HackerRank, the two most significant challenges that employers face when attempting to fill open positions are a lack of diversity and a shortage of qualified job seekers.

In order to address the challenges that businesses are currently facing, many companies have been leveraging a dispersed model in order to access a larger, more varied talent pool. One example is Gusto, who made a public commitment to diversify their engineering team. To fulfill this promise, they chose to transition to a distributed model and partnered with Works to recruit the best engineers from all over Asia.

In September of 2022, Works collaborated with Gusto, a platform that offers businesses an efficient, versatile solution for payroll, benefits, and human resources management. Initially, Works was staffed with a single developer, Femi, whose primary focus was to develop salary calculators and survey tools that could be integrated into other websites.

Gusto’s first foray into distribution was with Works, resulting in a doubling of their workforce with the opening of a second Works developer position and a sizeable new office in Denver, Colorado. After a visit to the Singapore headquarters in December 2022, and a thorough examination of the backend of Works, Gusto decided to hire two more developers, bringing the total to four developers across two teams within a period of three months.

Table of Contents
Join our community of the world's best developers and designers on FacebookSee our recent updates on principal of designs and best UX practices on TwitterGet in touch with us to hire top skilled software engineers and programmers on Linkedin

Join the Top 1% of Remote Developers and Designers

Works connects the top 1% of remote developers and designers with the leading brands and startups around the world. We focus on sophisticated, challenging tier-one projects which require highly skilled talent and problem solvers.
seasoned project manager reviewing remote software engineer's progress on software development project, hired from Works blog.join_marketplace.your_wayexperienced remote UI / UX designer working remotely at home while working on UI / UX & product design projects on Works blog.join_marketplace.freelance_jobs