British Telecom’s (BT) digital arm plans to hire about 2,800 professionals in the UK and India, taking its internal colleague base up to 6,300 people by 2024.
This is part of the plan to greatly accelerate the digital transformation in BT with the goal of bringing more core digital expertise in-house. About 1,000 new UK-based colleagues will be based around BT’s hubs in Birmingham, Manchester, Bristol, Belfast, Ipswich and London. And, 1,800 new India colleagues will be based around Bengaluru and Gurugram. These roles span product management, software engineering, cloud, design, data, AI and Machine Learning and agile delivery.