Granite Digital to add 50 new jobs across Cork, Dublin and Galway

Granite Digital to add 50 new jobs across Cork, Dublin and Galway
Pictured at the announcement that Granite Digital is creating 50 new jobs across its Dublin, Cork and Galway offices are (L-R): Rob Carpenter, director and co-founder; Conor Buckley, CEO; and Seamus White, director and co-founder at Granite Digital. 

The new roles will include data analysts, cloud infrastructure experts, software developers, creative roles and ux designers. 

The company plans to hire both experienced professionals and talented graduates for its academy programme.

The jobs announcement comes as part of a €2.5 million investment in its business which will bring its Irish workforce to over 100 people within the next three years.

Established in 2008, the digital agency which has more than 1,400 clients has stated that strong demand has created the new opportunities.

"We have a highly ambitious growth strategy which we believe is achievable by bringing the right talent on board so we have the skills and capacity to capitalise on business opportunities.

"The demand for customer-focused, engaging websites and applications has grown exponentially in recent years and we’ve experienced significant growth on the back of this, consolidating our position as Ireland’s leading full-service digital agency," said Granite's CEO, Conor Buckley.

Pictured at the announcement that Granite Digital is creating 50 new jobs across its Dublin, Cork and Galway offices are (L-R): Rob Carpenter, director and co-founder; Seamus White, director and co-founder; and Conor Buckley, CEO, at Granite Digital.
Pictured at the announcement that Granite Digital is creating 50 new jobs across its Dublin, Cork and Galway offices are (L-R): Rob Carpenter, director and co-founder; Seamus White, director and co-founder; and Conor Buckley, CEO, at Granite Digital.

"Through strong partnerships, strategic acquisitions, a growing team and an unrivalled level of technology skills and knowledge, Granite Digital is well equipped to truly transform more businesses in Ireland with a digital-first approach," he continued.  

Existing clients of Granite include Enterprise Ireland, Dalata Hotel Group, UCC, UCD, University of Wolverhampton, Uniphar, St. James Hospital, Bons Secours Health System and Dublin Bus.

The company more than doubled its revenue to €5 million over the last three years and plans to double it again to €10 million by 2022.

Minister of State Jim Daly, who officiated at the announcement lauded the company stating: 

"Granite is pioneering the way forward when it comes to developing cloud solutions and digital transformation services in this country. 

"The dedication and hard work of the team, particularly over the years of the recession has led them to the success of this major announcement today. 

"Their story also goes to show how a world-class business such as Granite can grow from just a small base in rural Ireland to a large multi-national business trading in the capital city when the adequate infrastructure is provided to allow it to thrive."

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