Scoutible, a San Francisco, CA-based video game-based artificial intelligence for hiring, $5M in seed funding.
The round was led by Learn Capital and Mark Cuban with participation from Great Oaks, New Enterprise Associates, Stanford StartX Fund, and Mindset Ventures.
The company intends to use the funds to scale up its capacity to serve even more companies and enable them to build and grow teams.
Led by CEO and Founder Angela Antony, Scoutible provides a game-based AI platform for hiring, using mobile games and machine learning to find fit candidates for jobs. The technology measures a person’s unique cognitive and personality traits through gameplay, then spots opportunities where players’
attributes match those of a company’s proven top performers.
The company’s machine-learning game AI collects millions of data points that uncover a person’s soft skills and talents, such as grit, interpersonal skills, and cognitive aptitude.
Scoutible has a team of 55 salespeople.