EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Version 1

Version 1

Geographic Location

Country: Ireland
Region: Dublin; Southern and Eastern
Location of affected unit(s): Dublin


Sector: Information / communication
IT and other information services
62 - Computer programming, consultancy and related activities
Number Employed: 900

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 05-04-2017
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Foreseen End Date: 05-04-2020
Planned Job Creation: 365

Additional Information

IT firm, Version 1, plans to hire 365 people over the next three years in Dublin. The consultant roles, 100 of which are expected to be filled in 2017, range from graduate level to senior management positions. The expansion is enabled through a recent €90 million investment from Volpi Capital. The new jobs will mainly be technical roles related to enterprise resource planning, systems integration and cloud and data analytics.

Version 1 was established in Dublin in 1996 and currently employs 900 people in Ireland. The IT company has other offices in Cork, Belfast, Edinburgh, Birmingham, Manchester and London. Version 1's clients include Microsoft, Amazon and Oracle.