Samsung says it is planning to hire around 1,000 engineers for its R&D institutes across India. These include Samsung R&D Institute Bangalore, Samsung R&D Institute Noida, Samsung R&D Institute Delhi and Samsung Semiconductor India Research, also in Bangalore.
These young engineers will join the company in 2023 and will work on what the company describes as new-age technologies such as artificial intelligence, machine learning, deep learning, image processing, IoT, connectivity, cloud, big data, business intelligence, predictive analysis, communication networks, system on a chip, and storage solutions.
Samsung says it will recruit engineers from multiple streams such as computer science, information technology, electronics, instrumentation, embedded systems and communication networks. It will also be hiring from streams such as mathematics & computing and software engineering.
This hiring season, Samsung R&D centres will hire around 200 engineers from top Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) such as IIT Madras, IIT Delhi, IIT Hyderabad, IIT Bombay, IIT Roorkee, IIT Kharagpur, IIT Kanpur, IIT Guwahati and IIT BHU, among others. It has also offered over 400 pre-placement offers (PPOs) to students at the IITs and other top institutions.
Samsung says its research centres in India have filed over 7,500 patents in areas such as multi-camera solutions, televisions, digital applications, 5G, 6G and ultra-wideband wireless communications protocol. Many of these patents have been commercialized in Samsung flagship Galaxy smartphones, smartwatches, network equipment and digital applications, among others.