It was founded in 1982 by John Walker, a coauthor of the first versions of AutoCAD, the company’s flagship computer-aided design (CAD) software. Nowadays Autodesk is a leader in 3D design, engineering and entertainment software. They have over 100 offices in over 38 countries around the world, where they employ around 9000 employees. In Poland, they have more than 100 employees, with majority in their R&D center in Krakow.
Autodesk makes software for people who make things. If you’ve ever driven a high-performance car, admired a towering skyscraper, used a smartphone, or watched a great film, chances are you;ve experienced what millions of Autodesk customers are doing with their software.
About the company:
200+ million customers
Their customers – including design professionals, engineers and architects, digital artists, students, and hobbyists – use our software to design and make the world around us.
8,900+ employees worldwide
Their employees regularly vote Autodesk one of the best places to work, citing their focus on innovation and collaboration, their inclusive environment, and their emphasis on work/life balance.
Students are a priority
At Autodesk, they believe tomorrow’s challenges will be met by today’s students. That’s why Autodesk gives students, educators, and educational institutions free access to their design software, creativity apps, and learning resources.