VK is ready to hire more than 1,000 IT specialists who have been left without work due to a decrease in the number of foreign orders, VK First Deputy General Director Vladimir Gabrielyan said.
“I believe that the task of Russian market players, both the government and the State Duma, is to implement the set of measures that will help support companies that are faced with a decrease in the number of foreign orders,” Gabrielyan said to TASS.
According to him, VK has already begun work in this direction. Today, the holding is ready to hire more than 1,000 IT specialists. At the same time, the company is ready to hire not only individual employees, but also entire teams, Gabrielyan emphasized.
The Deputy General Director of VK also added that the leading positions that domestic companies have in the Russian market today are the merit of IT specialists. “The most important thing for our industry and its future is not to lose these guys, but to provide them with relevant stories. Therefore, I would like us all to focus on this, ”he said.
The increase in investments that VK is making in audio and video services will help meet the emerging demand, the company believes.
The day before, MTS also announced the expansion of the recruitment of IT specialists. The company has vacancies for more than 500 programmers and developers.