KPIT’s New Software Center of Excellence in Michigan to Help Accelerate Vehicle Development
KPIT Technologies, a leading provider of software for the automotive and mobility ecosystem, has strengthened its presence in the United States with a new Software Center of Excellence in Michigan.
According to the company, this will help accelerate the development of software-defined vehicles for mobility giants and Tier 1s in the United States.
The new center will allow teams to work closely with OEMs and Tier 1s, who have decades of partnership with KPIT and technology companies disrupting the mobility ecosystem. It is already home to cutting-edge software-defined vehicle work that helps KPIT customers succeed in their journey to connected, autonomous, shared and electric technologies.
Sachin Tikekar, Co-CEO and Board Member of KPIT Technologies, said, “Our vision is to reinvent mobility with our customers, our talents and our partners. We ventured into the United States two decades ago with a small presence. Over the years, it has been extremely rewarding to see our strategic customers, alliances and investors partner with us on our growth journey. As the mobility industry finds itself in the midst of exciting times, our expanded presence will help us further engage with our customers. We will continue to drive value through our transformational solutions.
Chinmay Pandit, Head of US Geography at KPIT Technologies, said, “The United States is one of our most promising geographies. We anticipate significant growth and will add over 300 positions in the short term. Our work with world leaders, including cutting-edge technology, demands top talent at scale. Our academic alliances with universities across the United States will help us hire top-notch local engineers. Our center will allow our teams to kick-start their career paths with exciting opportunities, while helping to better serve our customers. »