Enterprise, Networking, Security Staff Acquisition & Development

Help Wanted: IT Consulting Firm UST Seeks 10,000 Cybersecurity, Cloud, Automation Hires

UST, which positions itself as a digital transformation solutions provider, plans to hire over 10,000 new employees this year across the globe.

Key regions with open positions, according to UST, include:

  • North America (US, Mexico, Canada, Costa Rica);
  • South America (Chile, Peru, Argentina, Colombia);
  • Europe (United Kingdom, Spain, Germany, Bulgaria, Romania, Ukraine, Austria, Switzerland, Poland, Belgium, Netherlands, Luxembourg);
  • APAC (India, Israel, Malaysia, and Singapore); and
  • Australia.

The UST hiring push includes a goal to fill 2,000 entry-level engineering positions. Candidates should have skills in Digital Transformation, Cybersecurity, Cloud Infrastructure, Java, Data Science & Engineering, Application Development and Modernization, AI/ML, and/or Automation (RPA/IPA).

UST Business Size, MSSP Unit, ServiceNow ITSM Expansion

UST already has more than 26,000 employees across 25 countries and 35 offices. In addition to its focus on digital transformation, cloud, applications and automation, UST also has an MSSP (managed security services provider) business focus.

Beyond organic growth, UST occasionally makes acquisitions. For instance, UST acquired the ServiceNow business unit of abhra Inc in February 2021.

Joe Panettieri

Joe Panettieri is co-founder & editorial director of MSSP Alert and ChannelE2E, the two leading news & analysis sites for managed service providers in the cybersecurity market.