21 British American Blvd.
Latham, NY 12110
Virtusa Corporation, a thought leader on transformational programs and millennial enterprise readiness, is committed to providing high levels of delivery excellence to its steadily expanding clientele. Founded as a software development company in 1996 in a backrooms of the founder and CEO, Kris Canekeratne, Virtusa has come a long way and is now one of the leading global information technology services firms serving Fortune 500 companies.
Virtusa is headquartered in Westborough, Mass. and last year opened a new center in the Capital Region. The firm has locations all over the globe to support its diverse client base. Virtusa provides a broad range of IT consulting, systems implementation and application outsourcing services through an optimized global delivery model. Through its industry leading platforming process, Virtusa focuses on delivering business results by modernizing, rationalizing and consolidating the critical applications that support its clients’ core business processes. The company employs advanced processes like Agile to ensure the right system is delivered the first time. This approach enables Virtusa to serve industry leaders as they seek to improve their customers’ experience, expand market reach, improve time to market and lower costs.
Virtusa officially announced the opening of its new technology center in Troy in July 2013, bringing more than 200 jobs to the area. The strategic location of the tech center allows Virtusa to offer high-quality, cost-effective nearshore IT services to its clients, improving the effectiveness of its optimized global delivery model. The center is also close to more than 15 colleges and universities, which has enabled the company to collaborate with local tech talent.
As a company that is 86 percent Millennial, Virtusa has made it a top priority to create an environment that not only retains Millennials, but also engages and empowers them to do their best work. In fact, the company is regularly honored all over the globe for its innovative HR practices. Some of these global HR recognitions include the International Business Award (Stevies) for Best People Practices for the second consecutive year, Britain’s Top Employers for the fourth consecutive year, the Asia Best Employer Brand Award for HR Excellence and the Golden Peacock Award for HR Excellence. In December, Virtusa was named as one of the Albany Business Review’s best places to work and was recently named by the Times Union and WorkplaceDynamics as a top place to work.
To find out more information, visit www.virtusa.com.