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Information for jobseekers

Are you a jobseeker with software/ IT skills or Business Service skills looking to develop your career?

We are looking for people like YOU to join Ireland’s booming technology sector!

The ICT Online European Job Day ‘Cork where IT is @......check IT out’ organised from Cork/Ireland is aimed at attracting skilled IT / Business Service talent from across Europe to join its booming technology sector.

‘Cork where IT is @......check IT out’ will be broadcasted from Cork on Thursday, 4th May 2017. Through the event’s website and its interactive elements you will be able to search and apply for jobs that match your profile in advance of the event, make contact with employers and book one or more job interviews. We go live on the 4th of May when you can join us for companies’ presentations, ask questions and chat with Irish employers and other exhibitors.  Furthermore, you will be able to attend virtual presentations on ‘Your First EURES Job’ (European financial support available to mobile workers) and ‘Living and Working in Ireland’. ICT European Online Job Day is an ideal opportunity for jobseekers to meet with Irish-based companies eager to recruit talented professionals.

Save the date and make IT online on 4th May 2017.

Ireland is the largest exporter of computer and IT services in Europe. The Cork area is a major hub in this sector. Cork is already home to 150 overseas companies employing 28,500 people. The strong base of existing international brand name companies and exciting new Irish companies coupled with good quality infrastructure and positive quality of life experience makes Cork an attractive location for companies and jobseekers.

Cork is particularly strong in the Technology and Global Business Services sectors. There are over fifty Technology companies in Cork including companies such as Apple, EMC-Dell, VMWare, Logitech, IBM, Intel Security, Trend Micro, Alps Electric, Flextronics, Qualcomm , Solarwinds,  FireEye. GlobeTech  and RedHat. Also exciting Irish companies like AspiraCon, Compliance and Risks, Granite Digital, Wavebreak Media, Platform Avenue, WASP Technologies and Zenith Technologies among many others. In addition, Cork has a growing cluster of Global Business Services and International Financial Services companies with companies such as BNY Mellon , Citco, Hedgeserv, Clearstream, Amazon, Otterbox, Marriott International, Starwood, RCI, VoxPro and Zevas Communications among others.

This thriving technology industry offers exciting career opportunities whether you want to work for a tech giant or a dynamic smaller company developing leading edge technologies of the future.