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 2017/18, as voted for by students and graduates, are:

1. Pfizer

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

2. Boston Scientific

Find out more about graduate careers with Boston Scientific here.

3. Abbott Ireland

Find out more about graduate careers with Abbott Ireland here.

4. Bristol Myers Squibb

Bristol Myers Squibb is a global biopharmaceutical company with over 550 employees in plants throughout Ireland.

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. BioMarin International

BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc. is an American biotechnology company with particular focus on therapies for genetic disorders.

9. AbbVie

Find out more about graduate careers with AbbVie here.

10. Janssen Cilag (Part of Johnson & Johnson Group)

Find out more about graduate careers with AbbVie here.

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