Business expansion
Location of affected unit(s)
Prague, Brno, and Jablonec nad Nisou
Information / Communication
Computer Programming, Consultancy And Related Activities
Computer Programming, Consultancy And Related Activities
62.09 - Other information technology and computer service activities

100 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
3 May 2022
Employment effect (start)
3 May 2022
Foreseen end date
31 December 2023


ESET, the Slovak security software firm, headquartered in Bratislava, is planning to expand its research and development centres in the Czech Republic with an investment of € 8.30 million. The company is to create about 100 new jobs during 2022 and 2023. ESET operates three Czech development centres (Prague, Jablonec nad Nisou, Brno) out of its 13 R&D branches. The Czech sites currently employ approximately 100 people. The main reason for the expansion in the Czech Republic is the abundance of high-quality and qualified experts in the Czech labour market.ESET has been developing security software for home and business users since 1987 and provides its products in over 200 countries and territories worldwide. It has been operating in the Czech Republic since 2001.



Eurofound (2022), ESET, Business expansion in Czechia, factsheet number 106735, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/106735.