SAP, the Germany-based software company just announced the launch of an initiative to hire individuals with #disabilities, specifically #Autism for jobs as software testers, programmers and data quality assurance specialists. This announcement comes following a similar program they piloted in #India and #Ireland and with plans to expand the pilot to #Germany, #Canada and the #U.S. later this year. The company has been public that they see this work as providing them with competitive advantage.
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