Accenture to create 3,000 new technology jobs in the UK
ccenture has announced plans
A to boost its UK workforce by
3,000 new roles over the next three years .
Half of the roles will be based outside of London , expanding Accenture ’ s presence in Newcastle , Manchester , Leeds , Edinburgh and Glasgow and adding to its existing UK workforce of approximately 11,000 people . The new roles are being driven by increased client demand for services in platforms , cloud engineering , cybersecurity , data and intelligent operations .
Simon Eaves , Market Unit Lead , Accenture in the UK and Ireland , said : “ The UK economy is rebounding swiftly following the pandemic and we are seeing strong demand from clients seeking to capitalise on this growth opportunity . We are committed to growing our footprint across the UK which is why I am particularly excited about our plans across Scotland and northern England where we see some of the best technology talent in the country .”
Shaheen Sayed , Technology Lead for Accenture in the UK and Ireland , said : “ This announcement underlines Accenture ’ s important place in the UK ’ s technology ecosystem and our commitment to the country ’ s skills agenda . The pandemic showed how technology underpins so much of the powerful transformation that our clients are undertaking .
“ I ’ m hugely excited to welcome future generations of talent to our team during a fantastic time to work in technology as it redefines how we live and work .”
Aura integrates Password Manager into all-in-one digital security application
ura , a leading provider of
A all-in-one digital security for consumers , has announced it has integrated a password manager feature into its consumer security application . Aura ’ s Password Manager simplifies consumers ’ online lives by taking the headache out of memorising and accessing usernames and passwords .
“ Preventing unwanted online account access is critical and passwords are often the first line of digital defence ,” said Hari Ravichandran , Founder and CEO of Aura . “ However , remembering passwords for all of your accounts can be difficult . Through Aura ’ s Password Manager , your login information is protected by industry-leading encryptions and is easy to access as you need it .”
use a password manager app or service . Password managers have many benefits for consumers as they allow users to store differentiated passwords in a secure location and enable users to easily log in to accounts linked to the password manager . Password Manager is available across all Aura plans and integrated into existing customer accounts for Aura ’ s direct to consumer offering .
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