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50 New Jobs FinTech Company Realex Payments

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50 New Jobs FinTech Company Realex Payments

Monday, September 14, 2015 

50 New Jobs FinTech Company Realex Payments

Realex Payments, the European payment services provider acquired by Global Payments in March of this year, today announced the creation of 50 new jobs in its offices on Sir John Rogerson’s Quay, in the heart of Silicon Docks.

The company will be hiring across a variety of roles in:

  • Sales
  • Marketing
  • IT operations
  • Software development
  • Technical graduate programme

Realex is supported by the Department of Jobs through IDA Ireland.

Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Richard Bruton TD said: “Realex is a great Irish success story. I have met them a number of times throughout their growth, and in fact we launched our Action Plan for Jobs for 2013 in their offices, such was the strength of their example for the Irish economy. Fintech is a key sector which we have targeted as part of our plans, and today’s announcement that Realex is creating an additional 50 jobs at its Dublin offices is an important boost.

“Ireland is fast becoming a hub for Fintech, with a wealth of talent available within the industry. We’ve always been proud of the Irish heritage of the company and its success as a tech start up. It’s important to us that we maintain these roots while continuing to grow our global operations,” said Gary Conroy, Managing Director of Realex Payments.

“The expansion of our operations and our technology investment in Dublin will allow us to provide the highest standard of eCommerce innovation & service to our customer base.”

Current Job vacancies advertised with Realex include:

  • Software Developer
  • Software Tester / QA Analyst
  • System Architect

For more information these positions including details of how to apply click here.

About Realex Payments

Realex Payments is a Global Payments company and one of Europe’s leading payment solution providers. It processes in excess of €30bn per annum on behalf of over 13,000 clients.

The companies clients include Virgin Atlantic, Paddy Power, Aer Lingus, Aviva and The AA.

Source: IDA Press Release

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