Who are Blueyonder?
Established in 2008 by former CERN scientist Professor Michael Feindt, Blueyonder provide complex cloud-based predictive analytics to automate process, predominantly within the retail sector. Backed by private equity firm Warburg Pincus and the OTTO Group, they operate within Europe and the USA. Blueyonder employ 150 staff members, and are the European leader in the area of predictive applications that allow automated decisions based on advanced machine learning algorithms and a scalable infrastructure. Their solution enables retailers to take a transformative approach to their core processes by adopting data-driven decision-making. They are backed by major strategic investors and are a market leader in their field.
What was the brief?
Blueyonder were looking for a Programme Manager to join their London-based team. A key element for Blueyonder was that the Programme Manager came from the retail space, but in addition had a technical background with a software vendor.
What was our process?
Twenty-two candidates were identified by our Professional Services team from their initial search of their existing network. Of these twenty-two, six candidates were presented to Blueyonder for review. After careful consideration, three candidates were interviewed for the position.
What was the outcome?
Following the three interviews, Blueyonder hired one of the candidates. The process took around three weeks to complete and the successful candidate is enjoying great success within Blueyonder.
More information on Blueyonder can be found here: www.blue-yonder.com
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