ATLASSIAN Corporation Plc, has opened an office in Bengaluru and appointed former Amazon and Walmart Labs executive Dinesh Ajmera as Head of Engineering and Site Lead to run its India operations.
The company plans to grow the office into a world-class R&D and customer support center during the next several years and is ramping up hiring across engineering, product management, and design. As Atlassian’s first location in India, this site will add to the company’s growing global presence.
Atlassian is renowned for their collaboration and productivity software – including Jira Software, Confluence, Bitbucket, and Trello – which help teams all over the world organise, discuss, and complete shared work. Lyft, Spotify, and NASA are among the more than 125,000 companies that use Atlassian’s collaboration products to help their teams work better together.
Speaking on the announcement, Dinesh Ajmera, Head of Engineering and Site Lead India Operations said, “Behind every success is a team and Atlassian’smission is to unleash the potential of every team. I am super excited to join that company mission and build out the new site in Bengaluru. Atlassian has strong socially conscious values, an open company culture, a solid track record of accomplishment of company growth, and plenty of exciting engineering challenges at scale. The company’s commitment to growing the Bengaluru office into an R&D and customer support Center of Excellence and the opportunity to be a part of this amazing global team was something I just couldn’t refuse.”
Atlassian has more than 2,500 employees in six countries around the world – each of which have been recognised as a Best Place to Work by the Great Place to Work Institute.