The online market giant Flipkart is planning to expand in India and it will hire 12,000 people this year to beef up its support and technology operations as the homegrown firm witness’s strong surge in online shopping in the country. It is known as the world’s third largest country as per the internet users. As business scales up, our focus on hiring is going to be pretty aggressive. We are looking to increase our current team strength from 13,000 to 25,000 says CPO of Flipkart. The company is going to hire across various levels for different functions. They are planning to have 1200 strong team of engineers by the end of 2014.