Tableau Software of Seattle has opened an Austin office and is hosting an open house on Thursday, Sept. 13.
The company, which creates business intelligence software, is hiring developers, sales and operations employees for its professional services practice based in Austin. It expects to hire more than 150 employees locally.
“Austin’s geography, talented workforce and reputation as a business and technology center make it an ideal location for our continued expansion,” Brett Thompson, Vice President of Human Resources at Tableau Software, said in a news release. “We are seeking candidates who share our passion to help people see and understand data.”
Founded in 2003 at Stanford, Tableau has seen double digit sales growth and plans to hire 300 new employees this year.
In addition to Austin and its Seattle headquarters, Tableau also has offices in Kirkland, WA and Menlo Park, Calif. It has international offices in London and Singapore.
Tableau’s temporary office in Austin is located at the Arboretum Great Hills Center at 9600 Great Hills Trail.
The Tableau Austin open house will take place at Maria Maria, 415 Colorado Street in Austin. Doors open at 5:00 p.m. and a presentation by Tableau CEO and co-founder, Christian Chabot, will take place at 6:00 p.m. Attendees are asked to register to attend. Tableau has also provided list of jobs available.