EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Grid Software Solutions

Company/Organisation:
Grid Software Solutions

Geographic Location

Country: Romania
Region: Bucuresti; Bucuresti
Location of affected unit(s): Bucuresti

Company

Sector: Information / communication
IT and other information services
62.0 - Computer programming, consultancy and related activities
Number Employed: 130
Group: General Electric

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 30-08-2017
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 30-08-2017
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2018
Planned Job Creation: 100

Additional Information

Grid Software Solutions, the software solutions centre of US-owned General Electric (GE), is to hire 100 new people at its Bucharest centre by the end of 2018. The new positions are open to engineers and specialists in software, system services or design. Currently, the Bucharest centre has 130 employees who are specialised in technical assistance for projects – integration, software development and testing of software solutions.

The GE team is responsible for developing IT systems for energy markets for Europe, North and South America, Australia, Africa and the Middle East.

The company has an employee base of 1,000 in Romania.

General Electric entered the Romanian energy market in 1984.