Bloomington-based software development firm The Nerdery has reduced its workforce by 4% — 23 layoffs overall with 15 here in Minnesota.
President Tom O’Neill addressed his staff today and issued the following statement:
“Technology moves fast, forcing market demand to fluctuate. This fluctuation coupled with the pace of change in our industry has driven a shift on our resource utilization…While regrettable, I will help these men and women find their next opportunity to put their talents to good use.We’ll continue to hire for tech skills in high demand and currently have more than 20 job openings, and we’ll continue to assess our team based on market demand as technologies emerge.”
Affected areas include Development, Project Management, Accounting, Facilities and Quality Assurance. The company maintains 379 employees in Minnesota given the adjustment with another 109 between offices in Chicago, Kansas City, Arizona.