The world’s leading provider of open source solutions, Red Hat, has announced its plans to invest €12.7M in a new project, committing to create up to 60 jobs in Waterford over the next four years.
Mary Mitchell O’Connor TD
Tech Mahindra, an Indian IT multinational, has announced the addition of 150 new positions in Dublin which will be filled over the next three years. The announcement comes after the company established a new Centre of Excellence in Dublin this week to focus on digital technologies.
As we look back on the job announcements of 2016, we learn that it has been an amazing 12 months for Irish jobs. Almost 20,000 jobs were announced over the course of the year marking 2016 as the second year of record job growth in Ireland.
Singlepoint have announced the expansion of their Irish offices with the opening of new facilities at 31 Marlborough Street, Dublin 1 which will bring 50 new jobs to the city.
ACI Worldwide, a leading global provider of real-time electronic payment and banking solutions, has opened a new European data centre in Limerick in order to expand capacity for European customers.
Casa Systems, a leading provider of fixed, mobile and Wi-Fi ultra-broadband solutions, is to create 50 new jobs over the next three years at its new international operations which will be located in the National Technology Park in Limerick.
US technology firm WP Engine has announced plans to open a new technical support and innovation centre in Limerick, which will lead to the creation of 100 jobs over the next three years. With this expansion, WP Engine will aim to draw highly skilled technical talent to the new WP location in Limerick.
Irish Healthcare company Oneview has announced that during the course of 2016 they will employ 50 new staff in Dublin and a further 50 across the company’s international offices. Oneview Healthcare is an Irish medtech group which has plans to expand its technology out in to some of the top hospitals in the United States.
SiteMinder has announced that its new offices will be in Galway city. Siteminder is one of Australia’s top 20 cloud technology companies and will initially bring 100 jobs to Ireland with the potential for further growth in the future.