206 new jobs at IDA-backed companies across Ireland

Seven high growth, IDA-backed companies have announced the creation of 206 new jobs in Dublin, Kildare, Sligo and Cork.

The new jobs were announced by Tánaiste Leo Varadkar and IDA Ireland.

The investments are supported through IDA Ireland by the Government.

The seven IDA-backed companies include, National Technologies, Nulia, Eliatra, Moz, ProSearch, Simple But Needed and Hellios.

Making the announcement Tánaiste Leo Varadkar said:

These jobs, which are spread over Dublin, Kildare, Cork and Sligo, show that we have the right environment, across the country, to attract new and emerging high-tech companies. All of these companies have been identified as having high growth potential and are working on some really exciting projects. I wish them all the very best of luck.

Commenting on the news, Martin Shanahan CEO of IDA Ireland said:

I am delighted to welcome these new companies to Ireland and assure them of IDA Ireland’s continued support as they embed themselves into Ireland’s business ecosystem. I particularly welcome the locational spread of these investments which shows that the technology offering, availability of talent and attractive work life balance in the regions resonates with overseas investors.

A look at the companies creating the new 206 jobs

Eliatra (creating 15 jobs) is an IT Services and Solutions company that is focused on big data, cloud services and security. They has announced that they have chosen Sligo to locate their new Product Development and European HQ.

Hellios (creating 24 jobs) are a UK headquartered supplier information and risk management solution company. They are now establishing a Software Development centre in Dublin which will create 24 new developer roles.

National Technologies (creating 52 jobs) is an American company that provides fibre optic and data centre installation services. They are opening an EMEA HQ in Dublin.

Nulia (Creating 40 new jobs) are headquartered in Oregon. They have announced they are setting up an EMEA Headquarters in Dublin to service its existing customers in the EMEA market.

Simple But Needed (Creating 20 new jobs) is a privately held developer of comprehensive safety and risk management software systems, headquartered in California. They have announced that it is to set up its European Headquarters in Co Kildare.

Moz (Creating 10 new jobs) works in the search engine optimization technology space. They have announced it has established a Customer Success team in Cork.

ProSearch (Creating 45 new jobs), is a provider of discovery solutions to corporate legal departments and law firms. They have announced the expansion of the company’s full-service office in Dublin, Ireland.

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