ANZ Banking Team will lay off most engineering staff at its help centre in Chengdu underneath a important restructure revealed final night.
First described by The Age and Sydney Early morning Herald, the restructure will see 850 of the a lot more than one thousand staff at the Chengdu centre shed their positions more than the subsequent eighteen months.
ANZ Chengdu is just one of the bank’s offshore help hubs, home to a sizable data analytics capability and supplying help for other electronic initiatives at the financial institution.
It was set up back again in 2011 and housed “experts who control a variety of complex features including technologies applied to help ANZ’s business globally”, according to prior reporting by iTnews.
The procedure was repurposed throughout Covid-19 to supply frontline IT help when staff at ANZ’s other offshore areas in India and Manila were caught up in lockdowns.