IT giant creates 90 new jobs to help support Scottish energy sector

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Global information technology and consulting company Wipro Ltd plans to double the size of its East Kilbride workforce and expand its presence in Aberdeen, creating more than 90 new jobs over time.

Wipro’s IT Consulting and Outsourcing Services are currently provided to the Energy, Utilities, Manufacturing and public sector customers from its East Kilbride Delivery centre.

The new jobs announcement was made by Alex Salmond, the First Minister, in East Kilbride, where up to 80 new IT jobs will be created, backed by £475,000 Regional Selective Assistance funding.

Wipro also aims to expand its Aberdeen Delivery centre where a number of new jobs will be created to support the Scottish Energy sector, with 12 graduates from Aberdeen University due to join Wipro over the coming weeks.

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