New expansion in Eastern Europe: The
engineering company in-tech opened a new branch in Brasov, Romania at
the turn of the year. Highly qualified project teams with very good
German and English skills are now in charge of the fields engineering,
software development, management and administration. “We are planning to
have a team of 80 employees by the end of 2017. As part of upcoming
client projects in combination with intensive research, there will be
another 220 jobs created in the second quarter of 2018”, new manager
Jean-Luc Rolland stated.
Jean-Luc Rolland has year-long experience as manager in engineering
companies. His last position was manager for project management in a
French engineering company. His areas of operation were aerospace,
defense and automotive. Prior to that, he was also in charge of the
hardware and software divisions, as well as innovative strategy
“I appreciate to contribute with my expertise in this globally active
engineering company in-tech. From now on, we in Brasov will support
the global expansion and conduct electronic tests and analyses, as well
as hardware and software development in the automotive, machinery and
transport sectors”, Rolland said.
Two separate security areas were installed in Brasov particularly for
client projects in the automotive sector, they are subject to strictest
non-disclosure. The focus there is test and development of electronics
for new vehicle models. The branch is fully connected to the
company-wide IT infrastructure and it works according to the ISO 27001 standard for information security.
Main clients of in-tech Romania are German and European automotive
manufacturers. Based on the excellent English skills of the employees
there, projects for international clients can be processed without any
problems. “The fact that 25 percent of our employees are also able to
speak German simplifies the communication with German-speaking partners
even more”, Rolland explained. In the future, the employees will also
support the internal administration of the German parent company.