CCCi, an information technology staffing firm based in Atlanta, is opening a new office in Raleigh.

The company already has some employees in place in the Triangle and plans to formally open its office in north Raleigh in early February.

“The Raleigh market is a huge growth area for a firm like CCCi that specializes in IT staffing,” said Jim Reese, the president and chief operating officer at CCCi. “For a business like ours that has long-term experience and success in the industry, the move into Raleigh is a major step toward or plans to grow and expand.”

CCCi places candidates on contract, contract-to-permanent and permanent terms. The company was founded in 1978. In addition to Raleigh and Atlanta, CCCi has offices in Charlotte, Dallas and Birmingham, Ala.