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Up to 100 Jobs for Cork with eSentire

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Up to 100 Jobs for Cork with eSentire


Wednesday, May 27, 2015 




Up to 100 Jobs for Cork with eSentire

Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation Richard Bruton TD today announced that eSentire Inc., a leader in continuous advanced threat protection cybersecurity solutions and managed security services plans to create close to 100 jobs over the next five years in a European HQ and Security Operations Centre in Cork.

The investment is supported by the Department of Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation through IDA Ireland.

The company’s highly skilled Security Operations Center analysts continuously detect and mitigate threats that traditional security technology can miss, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

The company’s greatest challenge is finding talented security forensics analysts, software development and sales professionals to join its expanding team.

Those interested in applying for a job with eSentire in Cork can find out more information here

Making the announcement Minister Bruton said: “Cybersecurity is a specific area which we have targeted as part of our Action Plan for Jobs, and in recent years we have seen an impressive performance in this sector. Today’s announcement that eSentire, a leading company in this area, is establishing a European HQ in Cork and creating 100 extra jobs is another important boost. I wish Mark and the team every success with this project.”

Mark McArdle, CTO eSentire Inc said: “We evaluated several locations within Europe to expand our business and establish an EU base to better serve our clients on both sides of the ocean. We were extremely impressed with the technical talent in Cork and the ecosystem the government has helped to develop to fill the skills gap, specifically in the demanding and competitive field of cybersecurity.”

About eSentire Inc.

eSentire® is the leader in Active Threat Protection solutions and services, the most comprehensive way to defend enterprises from advanced and never-before-seen cyber threats. eSentire’s flagship offering, Network Interceptor, challenges legacy security approaches, combining behavior-based analytics, immediate mitigation and actionable intelligence on a 24x7x365 basis.

Details of current vacancies with eSentire can be found here

Source: IDA Press Release

The CareersPortal Team