SFI’s culture is innovative, highly motivated and dynamic.  We employ people from science, business, technology and academic backgrounds who can help strengthen an outstanding Irish research environment.

Please continue to visit our website regularly for an up-to-date list of our career opportunities.

SFI Vacancies

The following posts are currently being recruited by UCD. The successful applicants will be employed by UCD but will be based in Science Foundation Ireland.

Scientific Programme Managers x 2 (Temporary – 5 Years), Science for the Economy Directorate, UCD Research and Innovation

Business Analyst (Temporary – 5 years), Information Systems, Finance, Policy & Operations Directorate, UCD Research and Innovation

Application Process:

Further information (including application procedure) should be obtained from the Work at UCD website.

The closing date for these positions is as follows: 

Closing Date: 17.00hrs (Local Irish Time) on 8th February 2019.


As a company dedicated to building trust in every relationship throughout its organisation, SFI is delighted to announce that we have been officially recognised as one of the Best Workplaces in Ireland in 2018, based on the findings of a robust employee survey and a thorough assessment of our policies and practices by the Great Place to Work Institute. SFI was recognised as the 27th Best Small Workplace in Ireland 2018.