Telstra offshoring 170 cloud jobs to India

Telco to cut jobs across country from one of its fastest-growing divisions.

Telstra will outsource 170 jobs to India from one of its fastest-growing divisions which provides cloud-based IT services to businesses. 

The telco announced it will start shifting the jobs from its Network Applications and Services (NAS) division by October, pending discussions with employees.

NAS head David Burns said the job cuts would affect staff in all capital cities.