US company Unum is hiring for new software jobs.
50 jobs are being created at an insurance firm's technology centre in Carlow.
US company Unum is looking to add software engineers, programme managers and testers to its Irish workforce.
It already employs over 150 tech workers in the region that support the group's operations.
Managing director and VP for Unum Ireland Padraig O'Neill says it relies on locals to fill its positions.