HCL Poland is part of HCL Technologies, which is one of the leading Indian IT services companies. It provides support to global organizations through its Engineering & Research Services, Customized Application Development, Enterprise Transformation and IT solutions, Remote Infrastructure Management Services and BPO across verticals including Financial Services, Retail & Consumer, Life Sciences & Healthcare, Hi-Tech & Manufacturing and Telecom.
The company established its Infrastructure and Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) operations in Poland in 2007. Poland is a critical hub for HCL’s global operations, as a key near-shore location for the delivery of all lines of services across continental Europe. With a significant number of the CEE population in Poland, HCL is targeting the country for future growth as an integral part of its European expansion strategy.
HCL’s current focus within Poland is on establishing new service lines and expanding its existing software services business.
With a significant number of the CEE population in Poland, HCL is targeting the country for future growth as an integral part of its European expansion strategy.
HCL is widely recognized for its commitment to addressing business and societal issues in the country:
1. HCL Europe’s Customer Advisory Council: Helps HCL align solutions with local market requirements and serves as an exceptional platform for HCL clients and their industry peers to exchange ideas and best practices. The council has been recognized through several awards – including the Forrester Groundswell Award in the B2B category – for the trust it fosters between HCL and its customers.
2. Commitment to creating jobs, and nurturing local talent: In the context of a rapidly growing market in Poland, HCL is focused on contributing to communities by creating jobs and developing an ecosystem that supports and encourages innovation. HCL recruits graduates from local universities and plans to invest in training employees for specialized work with next-generation technologies.
3. Fostering good management practices: HCL was voted as one of “Europe’s Most Attractive Employers 2014” by Universum and ranks 59th as the most desirable place to work in, in Poland.
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Positive dynamic engaging environment that makes you want to invest in all that you have.
One can learn a lot, and people are friendly and great.