Category: Talent Ecosystem

Barclays Plc plans to lay off 100 senior employees

Barclays Plc has plans to cut about 100 senior jobs that are mostly related to trading roles across its corporate and investment bank, as the British lender seeks to rein in costs. Barclays has started trimming managing director and director positions, mainly in London and Asian financial hubs. The fact got confirmed by people familiar…

Future Group lays off 400 employees to scale down e-commerce business

Future Group, the Kishore Biyani-led company, has decided to scale down its e-commerce venture Retail 3.0. In a bid to restructure its e-commerce business, the company has laid off about 400 people. According to a report by LiveMint, the layoffs are from roles in sales, product development, marketing, and ground operations. The company had recently…

Google to train workers in coding through an online course

Google has announced a new course in the coding language Python, that will prepare American workers for jobs in the tech industry. Python is considered to be a key skill that most employers in the tech industry are looking for. Google says it wants to prepare people for jobs in the industry. The program is…

CGI will hire 15,000 employees in India

CGI, a global IT consulting firm, is seeking to hire nearly 15,000 people in India over the next four to five years. In a media statement, Serge Godin, the founder of CGI, said, “So, we double the size of CGI every three to four years or five…And the big winner from that point of view…

BharatPe to hire 75 product managers, engineers

BharatPe, a UPI payments system, is planning to hire 75 engineers and project managers this year to expand its technology team and will set up a tech-hub in Delhi for the expanded team. The company was founded by Ashneer Grover and Shashvat Nakrani in 2018. In a statement, the fintech player said, “BharatPe is coming…

Silicon Valley Bank to hire over 200 professionals for Bengaluru office

Silicon Valley Bank, a subsidiary of SVB Financial Group, is planning to hire over 200 people for its newly opened Bengaluru Office. The company has started hiring engineers, systems architects, data analysts, product design, development and support for core functional areas of SVB’s business. As per ET, Daniel Beck, Chief Finance Officer, Silicon Valley Bank,…

Axis Bank witnesses resignation of 15,000 employees

In a wave of resignations, at least 15000 employees have quit Axis Bank in the past few months. The maximum number of resignations came from mid-level to branch level executives. People familiar with the development said that the resignations are because of the new growth drive which employees were struggling to cope up with. According…