Tech Jobs 2013 – Top 50 jobs announcements of 2013: Nos 15-11

18 Dec 2013

Today we continue our countdown of Ireland’s top tech jobs announcement stories of 2013, from start-ups to multinationals.

It has been the year companies in sectors that are thriving – technology, science and cloud – as Ireland claws its way back from the downturn, have created jobs in their organisations.

Social media giants Facebook and Twitter, for example, announced hundreds of new jobs between them, Novartis revealed the creation of about 100 jobs, and HP proclaimed the building of a cloud R&D operation in Galway for 700 workers.

To celebrate a year of jobs announcements, has dedicated the month of December to the top 50 most popular jobs announcements of 2013. The list contains a myriad of companies, large and small, creating opportunities across Ireland.

Below we continue our countdown of the 50 most-viewed jobs announcement stories of 2013.


15 – Novartis to establish business services centre in Dublin, creating about 100 jobs

Novartis, the world’s second-largest pharmaceutical company, is set to grow its presence in Ireland with a new regional business services centre in Dublin, creating about 100 jobs for the area.


14 – Social rental player Airbnb begins hiring in Dublin

Fast-growing community accommodation rental marketplace Airbnb is joining the expanding community of internet giants located in Dublin and has begun hiring for positions at a new operation in the city.

 Enda Kenny and Marissa Mayer

13 – Yahoo! to create more than 200 jobs in Dublin

Yahoo!’s operations centre in Dublin is growing and the internet giant is to create more than 200 jobs as a result of the expansion in the Irish capital.


12 – Facebook to create 100 jobs in Dublin in new investment

Social networking giant Facebook is to create 100 new jobs in Dublin, where it already employs 400 people at its international HQ.


11 – Amazon to create more than 100 new jobs at Dublin centre

E-commerce giant Amazon will create more than 100 jobs at its Development Centre in Dublin, the company has announced.

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