Software giant Adobe is responsible for a massive slate of regularly used programs, including Photoshop, Illustrator, Acrobat, InDesign, Audition, and Flash. Founded in 1982, Adobe has been at the forefront of software programming for decades, both by innovating new programs and acquiring smaller companies. The company looks for smart candidates who are future-facing when it comes to the company's services.

Company Stats


Employer Type




10,001+ Employees


Major Departments



Major Office Locations

Boston, MA


Major Brands

Creative Cloud • Photoshop Illustrator • Creative Suite


Employment Contact

Gloria T. Chen - Chief People Officer & EVP

About the Company

At a Xerox Palo Alto research center around 1970, soon-to-be Adobe founders John Warnock and Chuck Geschke met and shared their work researching graphic systems and printing. It was a match made in heaven. The two decided to join forces and created Adobe in 1982 to innovate new and improved ways to print text and images. The company’s first product was PostScript, a software that allows a computer file to be printed in the exact form it appears on screen. PostScript remains the industry standard, but it isn’t the only Adobe innovation that’s lasted the test of time.

Today, Adobe provides a myriad of services that make it one of the most depended-upon software and technology companies in the world. Products like Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator, both created in the early days of the company, are used daily in numerous industrie...

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