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Investigative?

Investigative

The Investigative person will usually find a particular area of science to be of interest. They are inclined toward intellectual and analytical activities and enjoy observation and theory. They may prefer thought to action, and enjoy the challenge of solving problems with clever technology. They will often follow the latest developments in their chosen field, and prefer mentally stimulating environments.

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About

Working in Computers & ICT places you on the frontier of society, as a result it attracts innovators and those who love working with computers. The tech sector is dynamic and vibrant, but it can be demanding with the most appealing jobs requiring high skill levels in coding, hardware and data analysis. Tech companies often have informal work cultures but demand hard work and dedication in return. With technology driving change throughout society computer skills are now essential assets in any career.

Skills

    data analysis & statistics, problem solving, technology, manufacturing, research & development, maths, programming, electronics, using computers, critical thinking, problem solving, design, quality control, education & training, communication,

Key Facts

8
of the top 10 software companies are based in Ireland
4
of the top 5 IT services companies are based in Ireland
2/3
of Irish companies see technology as central to their growth and business priorities
37,000
employed in ICT companies

Advice from Experts...

If you want to know more about working in the in the sector, hear what the experts have to say.

Careers
Career Opportunities in ICT

Studying STEM subjects gives you a set of skills, such as critical thinking and problem-solving, creativity and innovation, design and communications, all of which are highly valued by many different types of employers.

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Career Opportunities in ICT
What Intel Do

t Intel, you will be part of a culture that thrives on innovation and celebrates performance. If you want to keep learning, you will appreciate our continuing education and research opportunities.

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What Intel Do
Working with Intel

At Intel, you can experience a world of opportunities—opportunities to explore a wide range of careers, to develop industry-leading innovations, and to work with the latest technologies and brilliant minds across the globe.

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Posted by: Intel
Working with Intel
Who Intel Recruit

At Intel Ireland, we are interested in helping you find work that is just right for your skills and aspirations. If you’re looking to make an impact, Intel is the perfect place.

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Posted by: Intel

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