Frequently asked Questions - Freelancers
Frequently asked Questions - Freelancers

Frequently asked Questions - Freelancers

A compilation of resources to get started with Crewscale. If you have any questions, don't hesitate to reach out to us!

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Why Crewscale

What’s Crewscale all about?

Crewscale connects the top 1% of the tech talent with the tech companies across the globe. We have a community of over 50000 developers and more than 100 companies as our partners from more than 20 countries. We are proud to portray ourselves as a one-stop solution for remote talent who facilitate end-to-end talent acquisition.

Where are we located?

Crewscale is headquartered in Bay Area, Fremont with offices in Bengaluru and Hyderabad. Our talent network is spread across more than 15 countries and we are constantly expanding by providing opportunities to top talent across the globe.

How’s Crewscale different from other platforms?

As a remote worker/freelancer how many times have you been frustrated at the cumbersome process to land a good job?. We make the process quick and smooth for both clients and candidates. With an end-to-end talent management platform, we assure you are placed at the company in just two weeks!

Our Philosophy
Our Philosophy
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Our hiring process

How does your hiring process work?

Once you sign up using your email or Linkedin, we will collect your basic details like Name, Experience, Skill Set, Geography and available working hours. Post that we will send out an assignment according to your tech stack. Once you clear the assignment, we will onboard you onto our platform and start matching you with relevant opportunities

Do you pay for taking up the assessment?

Unfortunately, as we receive a large influx of interested candidates, it will not be possible for us to pay the candidates for completing their assignment

Can I retake the assignment in case I don't clear it the first time?

Yes, we do offer candidates another opportunity to take the assignment. In case the candidate fails to clear it after that as well, there is a 3 month cool off period

What’s the vetting process like at Crewscale?

We have a 4-step vetting process for every developer to be job-ready:

  1. Initial screening of the developers.
  2. An in-depth skill review
  3. Live technical interview with the experts
  4. Domain-specific project based assessment

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Registration

Is it compulsory to register on Crewscale?

Yes, it is.

Unlike, traditional job boards where you can access open jobs on the website, we invite you to be a part of our developer community where you will be onboarded and considered for an opportunity best suited for you.

Why can’t I log in to my account?

If you have already signed up with us on the platform https://app.crewscale.com/candidate/signup and filled your profile, you will have an update from our team post verifying your details. Only those who registered on the platform can log in and access your profile. Kindly check your credentials and try again. You can always reset your password in case you forget it.

How long does it take to approve a profile?

We take the quality of our developers very seriously. Once you finish your application along with the test, we will approve your profile within 72 hours based on your performance and experience

Do I have to sign any binding contracts?

For approving your application, we don’t enforce any contract. However, for you to start working with any client, there might be a few mandatory agreements like NDA and Statement of Work

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Onboarding

What if I don’t complete my onboarding process?

It is very important for every developer to complete the onboarding process after you sign up on the website. The details you provide us help us to match your profile to the opportunities along the way.

Note: A fully completed profile will increase your chances of landing into the open jobs sooner.

I have finished my application. What next?

We will match you with relevant opportunities based on your expertise and skill set.

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Opportunities at Crewscale

What type of companies are associated with Crewscale?

As we accept only the top 1% of applicants, many top companies in the world compete for our talent. We have funded startups, unicorns, decacorns and global companies offering long term remote opportunities. Some of our clients include Capillary, Grab, Samsung, Uber, Ola, Swiggy, Livspace, Turvo, MPL, and Polymorph.

What are the benefits of working with Crewscale?

A few biggest benefits of working with Crewscale are

  1. Be a part of brilliant minds in our diverse and growing developer community
  2. Chance to work for companies across the globe irrespective of where you are located
  3. Opportunity to change jobs if you wish to
  4. Timely release of payments weekly/monthly
  5. Great work flexibility to manage your work-life balance better

I have submitted my details within the platform. What next?

Awesome! You have taken a big step towards the plethora of opportunities with Crewscale. Our team will take a look at your details and give you an onboarding confirmation very soon!

How long does the hiring process take?

We typically place a new developer with a client in 0-2 weeks! However, as most of our developers are pre-assessed, they are remote-ready to take up opportunities as soon as they arise.

What are the different roles offered at Crewscale?

First things first, we are predominantly a tech company and fill purely tech positions across the hierarchy. Some of the prominent roles we fill are from Software engineers, software architects, Android/IOS developers to UI/UX designers, product leads.

What is the compensation range for developers?

Our starting range from $30 to $200 per hour depending based on experience and skill level.

What roles can we fill 🔽
What roles can we fill 🔽
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Working with Crewscale

What is Pulse?

Pulse is a simple time logging and invoicing application that works in the background while you work on your Crewscale projects. It is used by Crewscale to maintain transparency with employers and an easy billing process for the hours you’ve worked.

How do I track my work using Pulse?

Getting started with Pulse is simple. Follow these steps:

  1. Download and install the Pulse application on your device here.
  2. Open Pulse and log in using your Crewscale credentials.
  3. Select your project and click on the “Start” button. You’re done!

To learn more about using Pulse, check out this step-by-step tutorial.

My work session was not recorded on Pulse. Is it possible to record a session manually?

Yes, you can file a revision in the Pulse app. To learn more about how to file a revision, please refer to this video.

What is the payment frequency and mode of payment?

The payments for your projects will be released every month. Regarding the mode of payment, we have partnered with leading international money transfer companies and the money shall be remitted directly to your bank account.

Will you deduct the amount for the sake of paying taxes on my behalf?

No, you are entirely responsible for paying your taxes depending on the tax regulations & policies of your country.

How many hours am I supposed to work?

That is entirely up to you! We will connect you with clients that match your availability. We encourage flexibility in working hours and you are free to choose your time based on your productivity levels.

Are there any bonuses?

Yes, there will be bonuses that will be associated with your performance.

What is the leave policy at Crewscale?

It depends on the client. However, we ask clients to have weekends off and provide a minimum of 12 paid holidays each year

Can I work on a part time gig while having my full-time job elsewhere?

Yes!

As long as your work efficiency isn’t marred on the client-side.

What happens if my contract is terminated?

Your contract may be terminated for various reasons from performance lapse to some unethical issues that are against the work conduct of the client. However, we will try our best to resolve issues and pay your dues for the work completed.