Volkswagen said it will hire more than 1,000 additional IT experts in the next three years, as Europe’s largest car group aims to bolster its expertise in digital technologies. VW said the specialists, which will be recruited from a range of high-tech industries, will focus on such fields as artificial intelligence, big data, virtual reality, Read More..
CIOs and CTOs in Germany see IT as key for their companies’ growth plans, according to a new study. In a survey of 200 corporate IT and technology executives, IT recruitment specialist Robert Half Technology found that 91 pc believe IT is “important” or even “very important” in companies’ efforts to stay competitive in an Read More..
Ford Motor plans to hire 2,200 salaried workers in the US this year to support the planned rollout of a range of new vehicles. The US based carmaker said it added more than 8,100 hourly and salaried jobs in the US in 2012 as it increased production capacity and expanded its engineering and manufacturing operations. Read More..
BMW said it is recruiting people to fill 3,500 jobs this year, more than half of them in Germany. The German premium car maker said it is in particular looking for IT skills as it plans to expand its offering of electric vehicles and further develops its connected car vision. BMW Human Resources Chief Harald Read More..
Beijing Automotive Group is looking for engineers in Germany. The Chinese automaker held its first German job fair in Stuttgart last week, in an effort to fill 70 senior-level positions throughout the group. It will hold an additional two job fairs in Munich and Aachen this week. BAIC, China’s fifth largest automaker, said it is Read More..