Online poker site to create 100 Dublin jobs
A subsidiary of the world's second-largest online poker company, Full Tilt Poker, are to create 100 new jobs at Pocket King Ltd’s operations at the Cherrywood Science and Technology Park in Dublin.
A company spokesperson told the Irish Times that Pocket Kings had almost doubled its number employeed since April 2009, with the latest recruitment drive to bring the staff at the group to 800.
"From our last accounts filing [for the period up to April 2009], we have sustained our accelerated growth and almost doubled our headcount,” the spokeswoman told the broadsheet.
FullTilt.com is seeking employees for" highly skilled technical and marketing positions", such as fraud analysts for the French and Italian markets, in addition to customer service agents with knowledge of Korean, Japanese, Norwegian and Russian.
“The accessibility to a skilled and educated workforce in Ireland along with an attractive corporation tax rate continues to be deciding factors in our decision to remain here," continued the spokesperson.