EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Infor

Company/Organisation:
Infor

Geographic Location

Country: Poland
Region: Miasto Wroclaw; Dolnoslaskie; Poludniowo-Zachodni
Location of affected unit(s): Wrocław

Company

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

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 14-04-2016
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 14-04-2016
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2017
Planned Job Creation: 500

Additional Information

US-based software company Infor has announced that it will create 500 jobs at its new Centre of Excellence (cloud centre) in Wrocław by the end of 2017. About 170 jobs are expected to be created in 2016, further 330 in 2017. The centre will develop and provide new cloud solutions to its 700 European clients. The centre will comprise four divisions such as software development, implementation services, cloud technology and operational support and customer services. The company is looking for specialists with knowledge of foreign languages, especially, German, English, French, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, Flemish and Norwegian.

Currently, the company has two such units in Europe: in Barcelona (Spain) and Prague (Czech Republic).  Infor employs 14,000 engineers worldwide and cooperates with global companies such as IBM, HP, Boening and Ferrari.