New Delhi. South Korean company Samsung, which makes electronic components, plans to recruit 1000 engineers from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) and other leading engineering institutes.
Samsung said in a statement on Wednesday that young engineers graduating in 2022 will be hired in cutting-edge areas such as artificial intelligence, machine learning, Internet of Things and cloud data analysis.
According to the statement, Samsung will recruit around 260 young engineers for its three R&D centers (Bengaluru, Noida and Delhi) from Delhi, Kanpur, Mumbai, Madras, Guwahati, Kharagpur, BHU, Roorkee and other new IIT campuses. The rest of the recruitment will be done by the company from other engineering institutes like BITS Pilani, IIIT (Indian Institute of Information Technology) and NIT (National Institute of Technology).
Sameer Wadhawan, Senior Vice President and Head (Human Resources), Samsung India, said that the Research and Development (R&D) sector in India has evolved significantly over the years. “We have planned to hire more than 1000 engineers,” he said.