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Digby adding 11 jobs at Austin HQ now, plotting more hires next year

Dig this, job seekers: Austin-based tech company Digby is in the midst of expanding its local workforce by more than 30 percent. Digby, a developer of mobile commerce applications for retailers, currently has 11 job openings in Austin: senior Java developer (two positions), platform product manager, sales executive, senior BlackBerry product developer, software architect, creative […]

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Software company Accruent targets 50 employees for new Austin office

Accruent Inc., a California-based provider of real estate and facilities management software, has set up an office in Austin with the goal of employing 50 people here by the end of 2010. On its website, the Santa Monica, Calif.-based company lists 14 job openings at its Austin operations center. The new office already has 25 […]

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With $48M in VC in hand, Austin tech startup Smooth-Stone set to expand workforce

Austin-based startup Smooth-Stone Inc. is rocking the chip industry. The 2-year-old company, a rival of Intel Corp., just received a whopping $48 million in venture capital from ARM, Advanced Technology Investment Co., Battery Ventures, Flybridge Capital Partners, Highland Capital Partners and Texas Instruments Inc. Part of the money will be used to ramp up hiring […]

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Austin startup Callvine issues call for more employees

Austin-based startup Callvine Inc. is planting deeper employment roots. The company, which develops calling and texting apps for iPhones and other smartphones, has three positions open now and plans to add more workers in 2010 and 2011. The available jobs are all technology-oriented: lead QA engineer, network engineer and mobile developer/engineer. These positions are posted […]

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Austin’s Caringo ringing up more jobs

Job seekers may want to keep an eye on Austin-based software company Caringo Inc. The company has more than half a dozen job openings now, including director of marketing, lead technical support engineer, senior software architect/engineer and senior software quality engineer. But the number of available positions is bound to rise after Caringo’s recent $5 […]

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Software company Volusion envisions much larger workforce in Austin

If you want to work for a company that cultivates a fast-paced, close-knit environment where everybody knows your name and where there aren’t any “corporate egos,” then Volusion Inc. might be the right fit for you. And it looks as though plenty of people will be able to fit into the software company’s workplace culture, […]

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Touch International could have the Midas touch when it comes to hiring

Bouncing back from the depths of the recession, Austin-based Touch International Inc. has shifted into growth mode once again. In 2008 and 2009, the touch-screen manufacturer cut a total of 30 jobs in Austin. But in the past six months, the company has added 50 jobs here, bringing its Austin workforce to 148. And more […]

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Xtreme Power ramping up Central Texas hiring, adding Austin office

Buoyed by $29.5 million in fresh venture capital, Kyle-based energy storage and power management systems provider Xtreme Power Inc. plans to double the size of its Central Texas workforce by the end of 2011 and to open an Austin office soon. Darrell Hayslip (second photo), the company’s chief development officer, says Xtreme Power aims to […]

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Hanger Orthopedic wrapping up HQ move to Austin, planning 30 more corporate hires

Hanger Orthopedic Group Inc. is scheduled to complete the move of its corporate headquarters to Austin from Bethesda, Md., on Aug. 16, with plans to add 30 another employees here before the end of this year. By late August, about 115 people will be working at Hanger’s headquarters in Austin, says Jennifer Bittner, the company’s […]

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New rental car center, parking garage planned for Austin airport

Plans are under way for a new three- to four-level centralized rental car center and parking garage at Austin-Bergstrom International Airport. On July 29, the Austin City Council authorized spending up to $7 million for a consortium of rental car companies operating at ABIA to undertake design and planning services for the proposed rental car […]

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