EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Sopra Steria

Company/Organisation:
Sopra Steria

Geographic Location

Country: France

Company

Sector: Information / communication
IT and other information services
62.02 - Computer consultancy activities
Number Employed: 19509

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 17-03-2022
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 17-03-2022
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2022
Planned Job Creation: 3800

Additional Information

The IT group Sopra Steria has announced the recruitment of 3,800 new employees in France in 2022, including 200 people in Rennes (Ille-et-Vilaine). Also 800 trainees will be hired. New positions will be for consultants, developers, data analysts, business analyst, and cloud experts. The company is a tech leader in Europe in consulting, digital services, and software development, and supports its customers in their digital transformation. During 2021, many companies accelerated the digital transformation because of the pandemic, and in 2022 the demand for digital support from companies is expected to grow.

Sopra Steria has 47,000 employees in nearly 30 countries, with a turnover of 4.7 billion euros in 2021. In France, it employs 19,509 people.