EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Poland
Region: Centralny slaski; Slaskie; Poludniowy
Location of affected unit(s): Katowice


Sector: Information / communication
IT and other information services
62 - Computer programming, consultancy and related activities
Number Employed: 2300

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 07-02-2020
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 07-02-2020
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2020
Planned Job Creation: 200

Additional Information

The French information technology and business consultancy company Capgemini has announced that it will create 200 new jobs at its unit in Katowice in 2020.  The company is looking for IT specialists, including programmers, IT developers and architects, as well as specialists in AI, automation, robotics and machine learning, with knowledge of foreign languages, especially English, German, French, Dutch, Spanish, Finish and Swedish.

Capgemini operates in 40 countries and employs 220,000 people worldwide. The company has been operating in Poland since 1996 and has seven offices across the country (Wrocław, Kraków, Katowice, Warszawa, Poznań, Lublin and Opole). The Polish branches provide services in nearly 20 languages. Previous restructurings took place in November 2018 (100 jobs created), and December 2017 (500 jobs created), January 2019 (100 jobs created) and May 2019 (200 jobs created).