Transact Campus, the Fintech firm has announced they will be creating 110 jobs at its new Limerick international headquarters. The US company that develops payment and credential software for campus environments has said it will be creating these 110 jobs to develop its portfolio of its services and products.
The roles will include scrum masters, architects, front-end developers, product managers, UX designers, Android and iOS developers, software engineers, back-end developers, data scientists, software engineers and DevOps engineers.
Staff will be working in areas such as de-coupled micro-service architectures, asynchronous event-based integration models, cloud-based data analytics, de-coupled micro-service architectures, CQRS patterns, data streaming, data lakes and AI-linked analysis.
The company is headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona. Their software is used by over 1,300 educational institutions representing in excess of 12m students, and facilitates over $46bn in annual education-related payments.
Its services include fee bill presentment and tuition and payment, student payment plans, and allowing for authorised access to campus events and facilities.
David Marr, CEO of Transact Campus says, “It is with great excitement and appreciation that Transact announces our establishment of a new technology innovation centre in Limerick, representing the final and critical component of our global vision and strategy,”
“We are humbled to be so warmly welcomed into the Limerick community and we thank the IDA for their meaningful partnership – without them, none of this would be possible.”
CEO of IDA Ireland, Martin Shanahan, said the investment shows that the mid-west region is an “attractive location for financial services”.
Tánaiste and Minister for Enterprise Trade and Employment Leo Varadkar, TD, added: “This is really welcome news for the mid-west region where a strong financial services cluster has developed in recent years.
“Today’s announcement is further evidence of Ireland’s ability to attract investments like this, thanks to the availability of a highly skilled and talented workforce.”
More information about jobs at Transact Campus can be found on LinkedIn.