Inside INdiana Business

Software developer planning Westfield HQ

rendering of SEP's new Corporate HQ in Westfield (photo courtesy of SEP)

WESTFIELD, Ind. (Inside INdiana Business) – Carmel-based Software Engineering Professionals (SEP) is planning to expand its operations in Hamilton County. SEP says it will invest $2.6 million to build its new 70,000-square-foot corporate headquarters and create up to 65 jobs by the end of 2025.

The company says the new facility will allow it to more than double its central Indiana footprint. The building will be constructed along U.S. 31 in Westfield.

“Indiana has some of the best engineering and design schools in the country and we want to keep those graduates here. Westfield exemplifies community-focus and care. It’s the perfect complement to our culture. We’re looking forward to being an engaged member of the community and partnering with them as we grow together,” said SEP Chief Executive Officer Raman Ohri.

SEP says construction is expected to begin in September and a plans to complete the project by the end of 2021. The company says its new 20-acre campus will include a wooded area, walking trails and connectivity to two parks.

“With the construction of this new corporate headquarters, SEP is deepening its roots in Indiana and furthering its commitment to providing a positive company culture, supporting its community, and leveraging the talent pipeline of our Hoosier universities, helping more graduates launch careers here in the state,” said Indiana Secretary of Commerce Jim Schellinger.

The Indiana Economic Development Corporation offered SEP up to $1,125,000 in performance-based tax credits based on its job creation plans.