KPIT to set up software excellence centre in Kochi

by Autocar Pro News Desk , 10 May 2022


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KPIT Technologies, a leading software provider for the automotive and mobility ecosystem has announced that it will establish a Software Excellence Centre in Kochi.

The Centre will be developed along with PathPartner Technology, which joined the KPIT family in 2021. The company says its strategic partnership with global OEMs and Tier 1s and focus on building software-defined vehicles consistently creates new opportunities in the automotive and mobility domain. The skilled talent in India is looking for challenging work, great culture, flexibility, and high growth - while being closer to home, it said in a press note.

As part of its 'Best Place to Grow' mission, KPIT says its focus is on investing in centres, training, and a culture of excellence in turn becoming a net new talent creator for the automotive software ecosystem. The Center in Kochi will add over 200 roles immediately and plans significant additions in the near future.

Rajesh Janwadkar, SVP, and member of Executive Board, KPIT Technologies said, “We plan to tap into talent in different hubs of India and continue to look for engineers who are passionate about automotive technologies. Today's skilled talent demands quality and challenging work, autonomy, with a clear purpose. The Kochi Center expansion will offer a great combination of challenge, culture, and growth for talent in the region and people who wish to move closer home.”

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