Science, research and development
Top employers in science

Top employers in science

The most popular graduate recruiters in science

The top employers in science for 2018/19, as voted for by students and graduates, are:

1. Boston Scientific

Find out more about graduate careers with Boston Scientific here.

2. Pfizer

Pfizer, a pharmaceutical company producing best-selling drugs such as Lipitor, Accupril and Viagra, has been operating in Ireland for over 30 years.

3. Johnson & Johnson

Find out more about graduate careers with Johnson & Johnson here.

4. Abbott Ireland

Find out more about graduate careers with Abbott Ireland here.

5. GlaxoSmithKline

Global research-based pharmaceutical and healthcare company. It operates in Cork, Dublin and Dungarvan.

6. Medtronic

Medtronic has advanced its position as the world's premier medical technology and services company. The company is the leader in 12 medical device categories.

7. Allergan Pharmaceuticals

A pharmaceutical and medical device company that develops products for the ophthalmology, neurosciences, medical dermatology, medical aesthetics and other specialty markets.

8. Stryker

Stryker is a major US medical technologies firm with a site in Ireland.

9. Merck

Find out more about graduate careers with Merck here.

10. Lilly

Lilly is a US global pharmaceutical company.

The Ireland's 100 leading graduate employers survey is part of the European Student Barometer and is conducted by Europe's leading graduate research firm, trendence.

For more information on major graduate employers visit gradireland employers