Infosys to create 2,000 tech jobs in North Carolina by 2021Staff Writer | July 7, 2017
Infosys announced that it will open its next Technology and Innovation Hub in North Carolina and hire 2,000 American workers in the state by 2021.
Technology North Carolina is contributing a $3 million grant
The announcement of the new hub in North Carolina, marks the second key milestone in Infosys’ strategy to help drive American innovation and create the next-generation of American innovators.
The company plans to hire the first 500 of these 2,000 North Carolina workers by the end of two years, with the remainder to be hired in the state by 2021.
The first hub, announced in Indiana, will hire 2,000 American workers by 2021 and help boost Indiana’s economy.
These new hires will include recent graduates from the state’s prestigious network of colleges, universities and community colleges, as well as local professionals who will benefit from upskilling through Infosys’ world-class training curriculum.
As part of Infosys' commitment to create 2,000 jobs in the state of North Carolina, Infosys is partnering with the North Carolina community college system to create a customized program designed to train the workforce of the future.
North Carolina is also contributing a $3 million grant towards upskilling these workers. ■