Tuesday announced the expansion of its workforce in its centre
at Hyderabad to over 1,000 employees.
The company plans to double the headcount and add
1,000 more "associates" in Hyderabad by the end of 2023, it
said in a release.
UST''s Hyderabad centre was opened in 2018 with a team
of 250 employees, spread across the space of 35,000 sq.ft and
Ever since global pandemic induced restrictions in
2020, the company has onboarded more than 500 employees
through the virtual onboarding process with all employees
working remotely, it said.
The company will continue to hire rapidly and also
expand the facility once the COVID-19 situation eases and
associates can return to the office.
Over the next 12-18 months, the centre will continue
to add people for various roles focusing on products and
services for healthcare, retail, and manufacturing clients, it
This year, UST plans to hire professionals that
include full-stack developers, automation engineers, and more,
Jayesh Ranjan, Principal Secretary (IT), Government of
Telangana, extended his warm wishes and said, "Congratulations
to the entire team of UST on its growth and expansion of more
than 1000 employees and growing."
"We are thankful for USTs contributions to the local
communities, generating employment in and around Hyderabad and
its commitment to the wider state economy. UST exceeding their
talent base is great news and is a testament to the dedicated,
skilled and extensive workforce in Telangana," the release
quoted Ranjan as saying.
"We are thrilled and humbled to celebrate this
milestone. UST''s passionate and dedicated team is vital to our
efforts as we commemorate this growth journey. As we continue
to expand our footprint in India, we want to attract the most
talented minds to join our vibrant team of professionals at
our center," Harilal Neelakantan, Operations and Centre Head
for UST, Hyderabad, said.
"At UST, we believe in empowering skills and fostering
a working environment driven by our company''s values and
culture. We sincerely thank the government of Telangana for
their invaluable support and cooperation towards enabling a
harmonious environment for technology development and growth
in the state," he said.
With 26,000 employees across 25 countries and over 35
offices, UST is a fast-growing organisation that provides
advanced digital transformation services, products, and
platforms to Global 2000 and Fortune 500 enterprises
worldwide, and has a deeply rooted culture founded in the
company''s mission of ''Transforming Lives'', the release said.
In India, apart from Hyderabad, it has dedicated
delivery centres in Bengaluru, Chennai, Thiruvananthapuram,
Kochi, Pune, Coimbatore, Hosur and Delhi NCR, it said.PTI SJR