New Delhi: Samsung India on Wednesday stated it’s set to rent greater than 1,000 engineers from prime establishments like IITs and BITS Pilani this 12 months and create a sturdy R&D pool for each the home and international markets.
The brand new joinees will probably be working in some leading edge applied sciences, that are in nice demand and are futuristic like Synthetic Intelligence (AI), Web of Issues (IoT), Machine Studying (ML), Deep Studying, networks, and picture processing.
Samsung India has three R&D centres within the nation in Bengaluru, Noida and Delhi.
“We, at the moment, have near 9,000-10,000 engineers working at our three R&D centres,” Sameer Wadhawan, Head, Human Sources (HR), Samsung India, advised IANS.
“We’re about to rent greater than 1000+ engineers from prime IITs and others,” he added.
Of those 1000, 260 will probably be from IITs and the remaining will probably be from prime engineering schools, together with BITS Pilani, NIITS, and IIITs, whereas 250 will probably be from pre-placement gives, the corporate stated.
This 12 months IIT Jodhpur and Goa may even be added to the listing.
“That is a part of our continued progress and growth plans in India. For us R&D has been on the entrance. We opened our first R&D centre in India in 1996 in Bengaluru, and manufacturing facility in the identical 12 months,” Wadhawan stated.
“This exhibits our dedication to Indian market and India-related product and expertise,” he famous.
Samsung has one of many largest concentrations of R&D engineers in India exterior of its South Korea headquarters.
“It helps us gas the innovation from India for the home market in addition to international territories,” stated Wadhawan. Additionally Learn: Sensex plunges 323 factors in late sell-off; Infosys, RIL prime drags
In 2020, the South Korean large had employed 1,200 engineers from prime engineering schools together with IITs, NITs and IIIT. Additionally Learn: Tata’s Bigbasket forays into offline retail, unveils Fresho retailer in Bengaluru