EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

1&1 Internet

Company/Organisation:
1&1 Internet

Geographic Location

Country: Germany
Region: Karlsruhe, Stadtkreis; Karlsruhe; Baden-Württemberg
Location of affected unit(s): Karlsruhe

Company

Sector: Information / communication
IT and other information services
62 - Computer programming, consultancy and related activities
Number Employed: 1000
Group: United Internet

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 14-07-2006
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Planned Job Creation: 500

Additional Information

Internet service provider 1&1 Internet announced the creation of 500 new jobs for IT-professionals in the upcoming years. Job expansion is boosted by an increasing demand for mobile internet services and video-on-demand services. Most of the new jobs will be located at the Karlsruhe data processing center. Momentarily, the company has 100 job openings which will be filled till the end of the year.