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Visma accelerates innovation with new technology centre in Slovakia
Visma is proud to announce the opening of their new technology centre in Košice, Slovakia. The new centre is part of Visma’s strategic investment in innovation and will house a large team of developers, focusing on creating innovative cloud software using new technologies such as artificial intelligence and robotics.
The substantial investment will benefit customers across Visma’s European markets, strengthening its position as Europe’s leading software provider.
“We are pleased to open our new technology centre in the bustling technology environment of Košice. Our customer base is growing rapidly, and we see an increasing demand for advanced technology in our software,” said Visma CEO Øystein Moan.
Hiring top talent a priority
Investments in product development and innovation are key success factors for Visma. The Visma Group currently employs over 3000 developers and has one of Europe’s largest communities for developing cloud software that services millions of end-users in a range of different industries across Europe.
“Our goal is to be at the forefront of innovation and software development. To achieve this, we need the best and brightest talent on board. The new technology centre will house a large team of skilled developers utilising the latest technologies such as machine learning and robotic process optimisation,” Moan continued.
Technology hub in Košice
The new centre is located centrally in Košice, the largest city in Eastern Slovakia and home to a bustling technology environment. The plan for the new space is to hire 60 employees by 2020 and to reach 200 employees by 2024. Visma will collaborate closely with local tech universities and communities to attract both senior developers and young talents.
The developers will be responsible for several innovation projects across the Visma Group and will get the opportunity to engage in international and local competence groups, undergo training and certifications in new technologies and participate at conferences worldwide.
The new technology centre offers an attractive work environment, and Visma is currently recruiting for several new roles. Visit Visma’s career section for more information.
For more information, please contact:
Øystein Moan, CEO Visma Group, +47 92 08 00 00
Visma is a leading provider of mission-critical business software for a more efficient and resilient society. By simplifying and automating the work of companies and organisations of all sizes, we improve people's everyday lives. With 13,600 employees, 1,100,000 private and public sector customers across the Nordics, Benelux, Central and Eastern Europe and Latin America, and net revenue of €1,741 million in 2020, we are committed to making tomorrow better than today. Visit us at visma.com.