Leading image capture company, Picsolve, is launching a recruitment drive for its brand new technology development division in Derby, UK.
The company is looking to create a next generation platform that will help cement its market leadership position.
CEO of Picsolve, Alan Wright, described Derby as a ‘burgeoning hot spot’ for technology innovation.
“We aim to take advantage of this local talent by moving our entire technology provision to the region, ” he said. “As a global leader in the attractions industry, Picsolve represents a fantastic opportunity for developers. Especially those looking for an exciting challenge coupled with the stability of working for an established business.”
Picsolve currently employs over 2, 500 staff members around the world, capturing over 250 million photos a year. Key partners in the UK include Thorpe Park, Alton Towers and Madame Tussauds. The company continues to push boundaries with its award-winning image capture offerings. These include ‘Green Screen’, rollercoaster ride and specialist event photography at theme parks, waterparks, tourist attractions and holiday resorts globally.
Despite a significant global presence with offices in Orlando, Hong Kong and Dubai, Picsolve has always maintained a prominent presence in Derby. In fact, 12% of its workforce are already employed in the city in hi-tech roles.
“We’re looking forward to welcoming our new employees at this very exciting time for the business, ” confirmed Chief People Officer, Paul Kennedy.
“The leisure and attractions industry is experiencing a huge transformation, moving towards a more digitally-focused offering for tech-savvy visitors. With over 20 years of experience, Picsolve will be offering its new team members the opportunity to work on the most cutting-edge and forward-thinking developments in this industry.”
Picsolve’s Derby office will undergo a major expansion within its existing premises in Pride Park to support the hirings.