Sony Global R&D Centers
Sony Corporation has announced the establishment of a research center in India, with plans for multiple sites. The first location will be opened in Bangalore in 2020 as one of Sony’s global R&D centers.
Sony has been carrying out software development with local talent for over 20 years in the country, and this move will augment Sony’s presence in the Indian market and strengthen its research and development capabilities in India.
Sony plans to provide career opportunities to researchers possessing relevant information technology-related skills who are currently living in India or are willing to relocate to India.
The company is also promoting open innovation with local universities through research sponsorships as well as collaborative partnerships with faculty and researchers in India, in order to establish new initiatives.
More importantly, the company says it will provide career opportunities, not only in India, but also at worldwide Sony Research sites as employees’ careers advance.
Recruitment for professionals will be starting in the area of applied artificial intelligence. Details will be announced through the company’s web page at a future date.