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It is a very rewarding but also extremely challenging job. It requires a lot of resilience, mental strength, patience and compassion. It means seeing people at their worst in the most difficult circumstances.

It involves making difficult decisions, which will have life changing consequences for the offenders. If you think you have the ability to handle all that, it is a truly great job with amazing opportunities.

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15 New Jobs for Cork with Smarttech

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15 New Jobs for Cork with Smarttech

Tuesday, January 20, 2015 

15 New Jobs for Cork with Smarttech

IT Security firm Smarttech are set to create 15 new jobs at their 24/7 security operation in Co. Cork.

Recruitment will be mainly for technical support roles.

The facility will focus on monitoring, detecting and responding to security threats, as well as enabling computer network defence.

Ronan Murphy, CEO of Smarttech commented “This expansion is very exciting for us and we are eager to welcome new members to the Smarttech team who are just as passionate about IT as we are."

About Smarttech

Founded in 2003, Smarttech provides some of the most innovative solutions to help businesses maintain their entire IT system safe, secure and reliable. The company prides itself on having first-rate technical experts and delivering quality IT projects within time and budget, remaining at the cutting edge of technological and market developments.

For more information on Smarttech and contact details click here.


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