A new round of hiring in software development is underway, as Google announces new hires in areas like engineering and technology, which has seen a steady increase in hiring over the past several years.
Google announced the new hires on Wednesday, noting the company has more than doubled the number of software engineers it has hired since last year.
The new hires include the following:The company said it’s looking for engineers with a passion for software development, as well as a passion to contribute to a positive future for the tech industry.
The new hires join a growing number of technology companies that have hired a large number of people in the software development field in recent years.
The company also announced that it’s hiring over 3,000 software engineers, which includes over 1,500 in engineering and around 2,100 in technology.
Google said it is looking for “people with a broad knowledge of the technology industry, and strong engineering and technical skills.”
Those who are interested in becoming engineers are encouraged to apply.
The hiring of software developers has become a focus for Google over the last several years, as the company looks to increase its presence in the technology sector.
In 2018, Google hired over 8,000 developers in a bid to grow its tech team.
Google’s hiring of developers has been a focus of concern for several years now, as many tech companies have struggled to attract the talent needed to grow their tech teams.
Google has also struggled with its software development team over the years, and has reportedly struggled to hire the quality talent that can drive growth in the industry.
Google recently added over 5,000 engineers in 2017 alone, and was said to be struggling to fill its software engineering positions as the tech giants competition for talent continues.