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Posts tagged “New jobs”

7:42 a.m. today

Wake Tech lands $3.9M grant to train 450 for cybersecurity jobs

Wake Tech Wake Tech, along with support from Wake County Economic Development and the Capital Area Workforce Development Board, plan to launch a program for "at least" 450 people to train for jobs in cybersecurity after winning a $3.9 million federal grant.

Updated 2:18 p.m. yesterday

CRO Veristat to open Triangle office, is already hiring

New jobs     Veristat, a contract research organization that works with life science companies, plans to open an office in the Triangle area later this year. Some positions are already being filled.

Updated June 22

New NCSU-led hub to focus on worker skills, tech adoption costs

A new federally backed high-tech hub to be hosted at N.C. State will have a mission of addressing worker skills as well as adoption costs for new technology. The Obama Administration named NCSU as the host of a southeast hub for the new Smart Manufacturing Innovation Institute.

President Obama announces new initiative President Obama announces new initiative

June 20

Industry group hails new solar manufacturing jobs

Solar energy      An India-based company's decision to build a solar panel manufacturing facility in Halifax is good news for North Carolina's clean industry sector, says the North Carolina Sustainable Energy Association.

June 16

Silicon Valley startup brings emerging cloud tech, jobs to Triangle

CloudGenix, an emerging player in "cloud" technology through its software-defined networking rather than traditional routers, will formally open its new Raleigh operation next week. CEO Kumar Ramachandran will be in the Triangle to discuss the company, its technology, and the new jobs it's bringing.

Updated June 7

Report: $2B-plus wave of 'offshore' life science projects boosts NC

North Carolina's Biotechnology Center will be touting growth in the state's life science industry this week at the BIO conference in San Francisco. Among the highlights: At least 12 new or expansion projects over the past year from companies not based in the US with stated commitments totaling well over $2 billion.

Rendering of huge Novo Nordisk expansion Rendering of huge Novo Nordisk expansion

Updated May 30

Premium Lock Did you know you can learn SAS skills for free?

Help wanted      If you want to cash in on the results of a new Money survey that shows knowledge of SAS skills leads to higher pay, you can acquire those skills for free. Here's how.

Updated May 27

Premium Lock Tech, law firms drive recent job growth, expansions in Raleigh

Jobs        Expansions by technology and law firms are driving job growth in Raleigh. Wake County Economic Development says seven expansions were announced in April. So far this year, Wake County says there have been 15 new and expansion announcements totaling 431 jobs and $19.5 million in investment.

Updated May 25

Premium Lock Exclusive: Development execs explain how Raleigh won Silicon Valley firm's expansion, jobs

WalkMe's decision to locate a regional operation in Raleigh, which could lead to hundreds of jobs, is a major economic win for Raleigh, Wake County and the Triangle. In these post-HB2 days, how did the victory come about - especially without the lure of tax incentives? WRAL TechWire gets the inside story from two of the economic development execs who helped secure the Silicon Valley startup's expansion.

Welcoming WalkMe to Raleigh Welcoming WalkMe to Raleigh

Updated May 25

Premium Lock Silicon Valley software firm WalkMe plans to hire 'hundreds' in Raleigh

New jobs     WalkMe, a Silicon Valley-based software firm, has opened an office in Raleigh and plans to hire "hundreds" of people over the next several years. The firm already lists 11 open positions in Raleigh.

May 17

Premium Lock After evaluating HB2, drug maker going ahead with plans for $20M Durham County facility

House Bill 2 ‚ÄčA drug-maker that spent six weeks deciding whether to scrap plans for a new North Carolina factory after the state passed a law limiting some LBGT protections says it's going ahead.

April 27

Premium Lock Job hunting? 19 startups hiring in the Triangle

Help wanted      We're keeping an eye on cool career opportunities in the Triangle's startup community, and publishing them every so often on ExitEvent. Here's the latest monthly list of companies that need talent.

April 26

Premium Lock Generic drug maker to open R&D hub, create 275 jobs in Durham

Jobs        Aurobindo Pharma USA Inc. plans to invest $31.7 million in the operation, which will serve as the company's national headquarters for specialty pharmaceutical R&D.

Updated April 22

Premium Lock European bioinformatics firm expands to Durham

Genohm, a European-based bioinformatics firm, is expanding to Durham. And the company is hiring. It's based at The American Underground.

Genohm's SLims technology Genohm's SLims technology

Updated April 19

Premium Lock Honda Aero breaks ground for $21M engine plant expansion in Burlington

Honda Aero on Tuesday broke ground for a major expansion of its jet engine manufacturing capabilities in Burlington.

A rendering of Honda Aero's new facility A rendering of Honda Aero's new facility

March 23

Premium Lock RTP headlines: LexisNexis adding 150 jobs; Apple fights Valencell; startup Luxury Shoe Club kicks off

Triangle headlines In today's wrapup of Triangle headlines: LexisNexis is adding jobs at its offices in Raleigh; Apple files a counterclaim against Valencell in patent dispute; and startup Luxury Shoe Club prepares for kickoff.

Updated March 21

Premium Lock Twitter turns troubled 10; SCOTUS to hear Apple-Samsung case; Google boots Cuba Internet; FDA OKs anthrax drug; PayPal's 400 NC jobs

Bulldog In this afternoon's tech and life science news roundup: Twitter searches for answers to growth as it turns 10; the Supreme Court will hear the Apple-Samsung patent fight; Google boosting Internet in Cuba; the FDA approves an anthrax drug; and PayPal is coming to Charlotte.

March 16

Premium Lock New Jersey pharma firm picks RTP for $20M expansion

Braeburn Pharmaceuticals, a 4-year-old Princeton, N.J., company developing drugs with specialized delivery technologies to improve treatments for mental illness, pain and addiction, plans to invest nearly $20 million over five years to establish a manufacturing and R&D hub in Durham County that will create 52 new jobs.

A Braeburn implant A Braeburn implant

March 14

Premium Lock European CRO opens development facility in Durham

Almac Group, a global CRO based in Northern Ireland, has opened a new development facility for companion diagnostics in Durham. And the company will be adding jobs.

Almac comes to Durham Almac comes to Durham

March 10

Premium Lock Americans predict that robots will take majority of jobs by 2065

Pew Research on Workforce Automation A new research study from the Pew Research Center that charts public predictions on the future of workforce automation was released today. Nearly two-thirds of Americans expect that robots and computers will do much of the work currently done by humans.

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