Safran Software Solutions is pleased to announce a substantial strengthening of its R&D team.
Safran has employed Glenn Jarrad as Senior Software Developer / System Specialist. Glenn joins Safran from Oracle where he was employed as a Senior Principal Software Engineer working for 5 years on the Primavera Software Suite.
Previously, Glenn was Technical Director and core developer for the Pertmaster software, a highly-respected risk management tool for project and portfolio management.
Glenn Jarrad says on joining Safran: “I am delighted to have the opportunity to work with such a dedicated team of Project Management software professionals and am excited by the prospects of what we can achieve together.”
Safran has also employed Vishnupriya Kalyanasundaram. She holds a Master degree in Information Technology and has long experience in the software industry. Vishnu joins from Tieto where she worked as a software developer on Energy Components, the leading hydrocarbon accounting (HCA) system for the global oil and gas industry.
Glenn and Vishnu will be central in the new Safran development strategy and in the company´s R&D team which now consists of 8 people.
"I am delighted to welcome Glenn and Vishnu in the Safran R&D team", says Per Arne Jensen, Chairman of the Board at Safran.
"Their experience in developing functionally rich while easy to use software, and their knowledge within GUI and reporting for the project management space, will be core to the future direction of Safran software suite."
The future of Safran
Safran's flagship software product Safran Project 5 has just been released with new functionality including integrated schedule risk analysis.
Safran plans several new product launches throughout 2014 and 2015. Further details on these plans and initiatives will be released throughout the year.