New Delhi: Eye-wear brand Lenskart on Tuesday said it has acqui-hired essential delivery startup DailyJoy along with opening a technology centre in Hyderabad that will provide employment to more than 100 people across engineering, product and design verticals in the next six months.Also Read - SMA vs PAT Dream11 Team Prediction, Pondicherry T10 2022 Fantasy Hints: Captain, Vice-Captain – Smashers vs Patriots, Playing 11s For Today’s Match, Cricket Association Puducherry Siechem Ground, Puducherry 8:30 AM IST May 26, Thursday

The Hyderabad tech-hub will provide employment in various teams across product, design and development, quality engineering, front end developers, java developers, android and IOS developers and data science engineers. Also Read - Virat Kohli's Reaction From Dugout When Rajat Patidar Gets to Hundred During LSG-RCB is Unmissable; PIC Goes VIRAL

The aim is to deliver world-class engineering solutions to support Lenskart in expanding its footprint both at home and abroad. Also Read - TV Actor Shot Dead, 10-Year-Old Nephew Injured by Militants In Kashmir's Budgam, Area Cordoned Off

“The Hyderabad team will be at the forefront of engineering, new initiatives & innovation. We plan to double our current 150 member technology team with new recruitment in engineering, product, and data science functions, in the next 6 months,” said Ramneek Khurana, Co-founder, Lenskart.

Founded in 2010, Lenskart company entered the unicorn club in 2020, after raising Rs 1,645 crore from SoftBank Vision Fund II and Lightbulb Ltd as part of its Series G funding round.

“As we join hands, it will be our endeavour to synchronise our synergies with Lenskart and add value to their remarkable journey going forward in the ever evolving eye-wear industry,” said Satish Sharma, ex-CEO, DailyJoy.

Lenskart has a growing retail and e-commerce presence going deep into existing market in India and Singapore, while opening up new locations in the Middle-East and the US.