Cisco is a worldwide leader in networking that transforms how people connect, communicate and collaborate. The company supplies solutions to all market segments including public sector, service providers and enterprise.
Globally Cisco employs 67,000 people and has two locations in Ireland – Dublin hosts the Sales and Marketing and Finance functions and the Unified Communications R&D centre is in Galway.
Cisco employs a variety of roles in Ireland, from programmers and project managers to financial analysts, sales account managers and presales systems engineers.
“The ICT industry is a fast-growing and dynamic sector. There are many and varied job opportunities, from more traditional roles such as systems admin to those in sales and marketing, finance, HR. The ICT industry offers a chance to work across functions and collaborate with team members around the globe. It is an area where technology is used to allow flexible working and where continuous professional development is at the heart of every role you undertake.”
- Annette Soraine, Head of Public Sector and Service Provider, Cisco Ireland.
Cisco has a graduate and intern programme. We are interested in candidates who demonstrate good communications skills, an ability to collaborate and lead projects, strong influencers, networkers and team players.
Technology-based degrees or industry certifications are required for technical roles and more general qualifications for sales and marketing function.
Examples of current employment opportunities include:
- Graduate presales engineering and account manager roles
- Technical support specialist
- Virtual sales manager
- Finance Manager
As a global organisation there are opportunities to progress geographically as well as cross-functionally. We have an online profile whereby people can indicate if they are interested in opportunities and these are matched against available roles. We also encourage people to develop networks outside their function and to get involved in cross functional initiatives.
Cisco has a flexible working policy, and a mobile working policy which allows people to take advantage of our technology solutions to work from home.
We have a sports and social club which organises activities such as football matches, quizzes and nights out.