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300 new jobs for Dublin with Zendesk

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300 new jobs for Dublin with Zendesk

Wednesday, July 12, 2017 

300 new jobs for Dublin with Zendesk

US software development company Zendesk has announced the creation of 300 new jobs.

The tech company is expanding its business in Ireland, with the positions to come on stream over the next three years.

Zendesk already employs 200 people here. The global service software company has headquarters in San Francisco and California. It builds software to help companies improve customer relationships through engagement and better customer insights.

The jobs on offer include technical and non-technical roles in Software Engineering, Sales, Customer Support and Finance.

Zendesk have an engineering centre here for the last four years. 40% of staff are software engineers. The company also have an internal sales force here and support customers all over Europe. The finance team is also growing.

Details of current vacancies in Dublin with Zendesk are available here.

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