Little Silicon Valley of Europe.
IT plays a central role in the life of Estonia, this hotspot for innovation is an ideal place to test and develop your skills to the max. The Estonian IT sector and the ambitious startup community (known affectionately as the Estonian Mafia) dares to create innovative solutions that change the world including services as different as Skype, Mobile Parking, e-Residency and self-driven delivery robots.
Companies that are rather product oriented.
Estonia is a country of IT-specialists and start-ups, the concentration of IT companies in such small country is incredible. In fact, Estonia is one of the top countries that has the most startups per capita established than anywhere else in Europe! The common denominator for Estonian IT companies is their creativity and the ability to ignore the concept of impossible. Estonian IT sector has over 20 years of expertise and experience in automating public and private sector services.
- Large corporate IT companies
- Startups with 1 or multiple products
- Project based Software development companies
- Traditional companies with large IT department
Work with smart people who are passionate about what they do.
There is no constant hurry and the processes are well planned. The companies are in generally quite diversified because there are a lot expat’s working in the biggest tech companies in Estonia. The common working language in English, so there is no language barrier because people speak English very well.
- Open minded
- Deliver on time
Horizontal work culture enables fast career advancement.
The main motivator and attraction of Estonia have to be its compact organizational hierarchy, which enables you to climb up the career ladder more rapidly. Young employees are given opportunities to lead, and staff members’ contributions are noticed and rewarded.
The attitude towards employees is really good. There is work home balance, to enjoy life outside work and spend some time with your family.” The management always finds time for employees even for the tiniest assignments.