Rural Sourcing, Inc. Brings Software Development Center to WNY

Jobs at Rural Sourcing, Inc., a leader in onshore digital engineering, will pay an average of $80,000.

BUFFALO, NY – Nearly 200 high-paying jobs are heading to Buffalo with the announcement that Rural Sourcing, Inc. has chosen Queen City for a new software development center.

The company, a leader in onshore digital engineering, will set up a temporary shop in the “HANSA” workspace on downtown Ellicott Street with plans to seek permanent space.

Empire State Development (ESD) will provide RSI with up to $3.4 million in tax credits in exchange for creating 150 jobs that pay an average of $80,000 per year.

“Buffalo is a great city with a rich history,” said Monty Hamilton, CEO of Rural Sourcing. “It is important for us to locate areas with a high quality of life where we can recruit the best talent in the region. The emphasis and investment in STEM education at the middle and high school levels, as well as the investment global state in software development talent, make this an ideal place for us.Demand for our “Scrum-as-a-Service” delivery model continues to grow among our Fortune 500 customers as well as for rapidly evolving digital platforms. Our plans are to create and fill 150 software engineering jobs in Buffalo to help meet this strong market need.”

RSI, founded 13 years ago, currently operates eight locations across the United States and has chosen Buffalo as an additional market to fulfill current business obligations and seize additional growth opportunities.

“In today’s digital economy, Rural Outsourcing is a leader looking to further expand its national footprint and digital service offerings,” said Kevin Younis, Chief Operating Officer and Executive Deputy Commissioner of Empire State Development. “We are proud that Rural Outsourcing has chosen Buffalo, with its diverse and talented workforce, as its new technology hub.

Ingrid Curtis, President of Rural Sourcing, added, “Our mission impact and purpose is to create jobs where they may not have existed before. Identifying places like Buffalo where there is a high quality of life, low cost of living, and opportunity to bring We were very impressed with the Buffalo Niagara area and are excited to be there.

The company says all jobs will be filled by local applicants, with a recruiting effort targeting Buffalo’s refugee community.

There are currently over 100 jobs posted with an average salary of $80,000.

More information on applying for one of these positions can be found here.

Gordon K. Morehouse