Globoforce Dublin headquarters expansion to create 100 jobs
Social recognition solutions company Globoforce has unveiled its new 45,000 sq ft Dublin headquarters at Park West, Dublin 12 and announced the creation of 100 jobs over the next three years. Recruitment is underway for the first phase of the jobs and 50 of these positions are expected to be filled within the next year.
The new jobs will range from graduate level upwards and will be in the fields of software development, software engineering, user experience, analysts, finance, customer service and customer success. Globoforce currently employs 400 people globally with 210 in its Dublin office. The jobs announcement further strengthens the company’s commitment to growth and its future in Ireland.
Dublin native, Eric Mosley, co-founder and CEO of Globoforce said: “These are very exciting times for Globoforce. When I co-founded the company in 1999 we started out with five employees in Dublin; we now employ more than 400 people in Dublin and Boston and the company is growing year on year. With international blue chip clients such as InterContinental Hotel Group, LinkedIn and Symantec, I am proud that we are a successful Irish tech company competing on a global scale.”
“Building an award-winning culture starts with your employees and in Globoforce we have the best people in the business. Through our social recognition platform, we currently help more than 3 million employees around the world have positive experiences at work. As the company expands, we have a strategy of reinvesting profits into research and development driving thought leadership and innovation across all our platforms.”
The company’s new human-centric space spans five floors and overlooks the Grand Canal at Park West. The office features digital walls, floor-to-ceiling glass windows, stairwells with inspirational messages, open and closed booths for private conversations, collaboration spaces, relaxation areas, and a game area. A wellness room offers yoga, meditation and amenities for new mothers, while the Globocafe provides employees with healthy snacks, a coffee bar and modern diner style seating.