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50 new IT jobs for Ballincollig

By Business & Finance
18 September 2015
Pictured (L-R): Les Byrne, MD, Asystec; Minister Dara Murphy; and Sophia Byrne, senior enterprise account manager, Asystec

Data management solutions company Asystec today announced the creation of 50 new highly skilled jobs to be created over three years at its offices in Ballincollig, Co. Cork.

The new facility in Cork will provide Asystec customers and technology partners in the region with off-site workspace to enable strategic planning and innovation around data management strategies.

The new roles will be created in the fields of analytics and IT security and governance.

Speaking at the official opening, Minister for European Affairs and Data Protection, Dara Murphy TD, said: “I am delighted to announce the creation of 50 new highly skilled jobs in Cork today. Asystec is a fantastic example of an indigenous Irish company providing specialised and innovative data management solutions to a host of clients both nationally and internationally.”

Privately owned and funded, Asystec was founded by Les Byrne and Brendan McPhillips in 2011 and already boasts an impressive line-up of global brands and multinationals as clients.

Les Byrne, founder and managing director, Asystec, commented: “We have some of the best IT architects in Ireland and the UK, and we continue to outperform competitors because of our approach to innovation, education and training and account management. We have always hired highly skilled people who have the flexibility to grow as the company does. This means that we can offer the highest level of service in every area of our business.”