50 new jobs are to be created by software company Bearing Point//Beyond.

The company is opening a new technology centre in Dublin.

The "Centre of Excellence" will support new and existing clients in Europe, the Nordics and the Americas.

"Ireland is a globally recognised source of skilled and talented technologists who are a perfect fit for BearingPoint//Beyond and our culture of collaboration, entrepreneurship and innovation," said Barry Keane, COO of BearingPoint//Beyond.

"We're excited to establish our new Centre of Excellence in Dublin and look forward to seeing the positive contribution it makes to our company."

Bearing Point//Beyond is a Software as a Service based digital platform provider that builds software to help firms businesses experiment, launch and monetise new services quickly.

Its services are used by firms in the telecoms, media, technology and automotive sectors, including eir, BT in the UK and NTT Group in Japan.

The new roles will be in engineering, quality assurance, customer engagement and service delivery management.

"It is great news that BearingPoint//Beyond are expanding their operations with the opening of their new technology centre in Dublin," said Martin Shanahan, CEO of IDA Ireland

"This is a time of innovation and growth for BearingPoint//Beyond, and this Centre of Excellence will play an important role in the company’s global operations. I wish them continued success and growth here."

Bearing Point has more than 10,000 employees and its customers are in over 75 countries.