Perficient software center creates 245 jobs in Lafayette
LAFAYETTE, La. — Information technology and management consulting firm Perficient Inc. will create 245 jobs at its software development center in Lafayette. The average annual salary will be $60,000.
Gov. John Bel Edwards, Perficient Vice President for Global Delivery Kevin Sheen, Louisiana Economic Development Secretary Don Pierson and regional government and business leaders formally dedicated the facility.
Perficient is among three major software development firms to locate in Lafayette within the past two years, reflecting effective collaboration among innovative digital media and software development companies, government agencies, economic development leaders and the University of Louisiana at Lafayette.
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In addition to the direct jobs, LED estimates the project will result in 248 new indirect jobs, for a total of nearly 500 new jobs in Acadiana and surrounding regions.
Source: Louisiana Economic Development