Current CEO: Andy Green
Founded in 1969 and based in the United Kingdom, Logica began as a systems integration company but quickly entered the IT and management consultancy industries. Throughout the ''70s, the company was responsible for bringing essential Internet infrastructure components to Europe, along with technologies that assisted in the development of modern computer networking capabilities. Logica was also integral in the development of the automated ticketing system for London''s Underground, as well as software that has allowed for control of aerospace and telecommunications components.
The Logica culture centers on delivering global knowledge on a local scale. The company also focuses heavily on offering technology solutions to customers in a committed, innovative and open fashion. Employees are taught to concentrate on the outcome of a situation and to deliver against it. Logica also emphasizes teamwork and networking within the company, as well as within the industry. In terms of client relations, Logica encourages their employees to listen to their clients'' needs in order to explore potentially unseen issues, allowing them to offer solutions that may not have presented themselves otherwise. Employees working at Logica are also encouraged to continually develop themselves professionally, as well as personally.
Those interested in more information on Logica careers can visit the company''s website to see a listing of available positions. Logica''s North American base is in Houston, TX, but career opportunities with the company are available in a number of other cities and states, including Greenville, SC and Waltham, MA. While on the company''s career page, prospective employees can also view instructions for the application process that is specific to each job, along with a full job description, as well as an prerequisites. Due to the size and scope of the company, they may be seeking to fill any number of positions, including in the finance, utilities and oil and gas departments.
Logica benefits for United Kingdom employees are listed on the company''s website, but these benefits may not apply to North American employees. As a result, prospective North American employees are encouraged to speak with a Logica recruiter for more information. United Kingdom employees of the company are typically offered 25 days of paid time off per year for holidays in addition to paid time off for sick leave. Some employees are able to contribute to a pension fund, as well as to a medical insurance plan. Other employees are also offered perks, such as discounted tickets to sporting events and social clubs.