Microsoft Creates 200 New Positions in Dublin

Microsoft has announced it is creating 200 new highly skilled job positions in Dublin.  

The recruitment drive comes as a result of a €27m investment in a new engineering hub nearby its main campus in Leoparstown.  

These jobs will bring the company’s total employees in Ireland across its offices and data centres to 2,700 with 600 engineers employed in the country.  

The new positions span software and customer engineering, product design, programme management, data science and user experience.  

The lucky candidates will work on deploying, supporting and developing cloud services as well as new technology.  

Speaking at the announcement, the Tánaiste Leo Varadkar TD said: “This is great news from Microsoft today. Not only are they creating 200 new jobs, but they are also creating a new €27m Engineering Hub.” 

“Our engineers are driving innovation within the company and our Dublin based team is at the centre of this – developing technology and solutions for customers here in Ireland and around the world. “ 

“This year we have been forced to change how we live, work and do business with technology keeping us all connected and productive.” 

 

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