Narus India operation has seen a 50 percent increase in staff, and the company plans another 30 percent increase in headcount in the coming year to keep up with its growing backlog of business in this region. With an eye cast toward 2010, Narus will hold a job fair in Bangalore on September 5 and 6, 2009. Positions available include GUI development engineers, network development engineers, software design engineers, and quality assurance engineers and managers.
In late 2008, Narus announced the opening of its New Delhi office and the appointment of two key members to its Indian executive team. Avinash Agrawal was appointed to lead Narus India operation as managing director, and DLN Shastri was appointed vice president of sales and business development. Mr. Agrawal and Mr. Shastri bring a combined 50 years of experience to the company. The New Delhi office is Narus Asia Pacific regional headquarters, with sales, support and professional services represented.
Yogi Mistry, senior vice president, Narus, said, Since the opening of our first office in India, Narus has committed to an investment in India by providing jobs in our engineering, support and sales organizations. Narus continued growth in the region ensures additional opportunities for our employees to work on cutting-edge technologies with leading partners and luminary customers.
Narus continued its 2009 momentum with recognition for excellence in R&D in security services for the telecom industry with an INFOCOM CMAI National Telecom Award. This prestigious award salutes industry leaders that contribute to the growth of the telecom industry in India with groundbreaking services and solutions.
The Indian telecommunications industry is continuing to enjoy tremendous growth and is consequently providing great opportunities for sales and business development. In May, Narus formed a strategic partnership with HCL Infosystems, Ltd., Indias premier information-enabling ICT system integration company, to assist the Indian government in the protection of its people and infrastructure. Narus also implemented systems at Indias foremost integrated telecom service providers like Reliance, Sify, and Cable & Wireless. Narus is also proud to have implemented NarusInsight in the worlds third-largest telecommunications carrier as they launch their service offerings in India this year.