Legato publicizes plans of hiring 3000 employees in the next six months

Legato Health Technologies, an NYSE-listed Anthem Inc subsidiary, has reportedly announced bringing on board nearly 3000 employees in the upcoming six months for its new facility in Gurgaon and other centers across India.

As per credible reports, the new Gurgaon facility is the company’s recent branch in India after developing centers in Hyderabad and Bengaluru.

Ever since the establishment of these new facilities, Legato has been on a hiring spree, pan India, and has reportedly hired around 12,000 people in the past one and a half year.

Legato, established in 2017, is majorly employing artificial intelligence engineers, data science experts and software developers. The company is bullish on hiring owing to the rise in demand for healthcare solutions, driven by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Mosur Saisekar, Country Head, Legato Health Technologies commented that the necessity for niche technological skills has grown throughout the healthcare sectors in midst of recovery from COVID-19 interruptions. In an effort to cater to the same, the employment has increased as India is a talent hub for the skills required.

He added that apart from business processes work and shared services, the demand for intense tech work is rising in India.

According to sources, Legato already has 17,000 employees throughout the Bengaluru and Hyderabad office and 25,000 workers across the world, including the Indian employees. The firm also has its offices in Philippines and Ireland.

For the uninitiated, the Gurgaon facility space will have a 200,000 square feet office in the coming two years. Legato is aiming to hire from top-notch engineering colleges across the country such as National institute of Technology, Indian institute of technology, IISc, Birla Institute of Technology and Science and others along with tier-2 and tier-3 engineering institutes.

Saisekar mentioned that lateral hiring also plays a major role in the process of recruitment.

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