Hyderabad : Here is a good news for Hyderabad. The people tired of agitations and amid fears of de growth in IT sector can take easy breath. Joining the Google, Amazon and Microsoft, the Worlds largest social networking portal Facebook today announced setting up their center at Hyderabad.
Facebook initially setup an office, later it will build a world-class team to support its growing number of users, advertisers and developers in India and around the world, according to company release.
The announcement comes at a significant time in Facebook’s international growth. The company has seen exponential growth in recent months. More than 8 million people in India now actively use the site to connect with their friends, family, and people they know in India and across the globe. The company has more than 400 million active users worldwide.
Facebook’s new operations center in Hyderabad will supplement operations supported out of Palo Alto, California, Dublin, Ireland and a recently announced location in Austin, Texas. The investment in an additional global operation in Hyderabad is part of Facebook’s on-going effort to expand support for the hundreds of millions of people who use the site every day. The Hyderabad office, like the others, will also house online advertising and developer support teams. Having multiple support centers in a variety of time zones provides Facebook users and advertisers around the world with round-the-clock, multi-lingual support.
Facebook will access the talent of Hyderabad’s skilled workforce, recruiting a small initial team, and anticipating further growth as the office expands. A full list of job descriptions for open positions can be viewed at www.facebook.com/careers.
Source: Press Release