In Lithuania, international industry players and local startups offer thousands of exciting career opportunities and a chance to make a real impact for Developers, Engineers and other highly-skilled professionals.
Most of the tech products made in Lithuania are global by design. A developer landing a job here can expect to tackle truly major challenges: from improving mobility in the world’s biggest cities to developing banking products used by millions across Europe. The business landscape here is diverse, but what unites established players and ambitious up-and-comers is openness and willingness to empower their employees. A career in Lithuania can help you leave your mark.
One of the largest Fintech hubs in Europe, Lithuania hosts 260+ companies developing next-gen financial solutions. The sector attracts many Blockchain experts as well.
Over 80 international companies have chosen Lithuania for such critical operations as Anti-Money Laundering, F&A and Business Intelligence. They especially value language skills.
Dozens of GameDev studios that relocated from abroad complement homegrown companies developing everything from idle games to RPGs.
Lithuania is a strong player in the Cell and Gene Therapy area, and people with a background in Genetics, Bioinformatics and Biochemistry are always in demand.
The Lithuanian laser cluster, held in high regard by researchers worldwide, is a tight-knit and open community uniting the brightest scientists and entrepreneurs.
Lithuania-based manufacturers, including those in automotive and electronics, have fully embraced Industry 4.0 standards, and have hundreds of openings for engineers and automation specialists.
Join one of the many flourishing tech and science fields and leave your mark.
Source: Startup Lithuania, 2021
Source: tide.co, 2021
Source: The Global Fintech Index, 2021
Life-long learning is embedded in the Lithuanian work culture. Employers here value skill-sharing practices and are generous when it comes to learning budgets. If you’re keen to broaden your horizons, a world of opportunities – from international conferences to frequent professional meetups – await.
The STEM field professions in Lithuania are a paragon of gender balance, with 52% of all specialists and academics being women – the highest share in the EU.
Source: Eurostat, 2020
After spending three years in Poland, Andrés was headhunted for a Senior Payroll Analyst position in Vilnius. He told us all about his love for basketball, DJing, and the bike sharing system in the Lithuanian capital.
Stefano came to Lithuania from Italy on a whim as a volunteer indoor climbing instructor and has been living and working here for 9 years now. Having learned the ins and outs of AdTech, user acquisition, and ad monetisation on the job, he says that Lithuania is uniquely open to new ideas and that Lithuanian companies give their employees lots of space and opportunities to grow, regardless of age or background.
Having spent several years living and working around the world, Emma landed in Lithuania, where she now heads the Content division at Hostinger. We caught up with Emma to discuss her unexpected career trajectory, the challenges of leading an international team, and how to overcome cultural differences.
Two weeks – that’s how long it took for Andrea to find a job in Vilnius. Originally from Venezuela, she moved to Lithuania from Denmark to work as a Senior Data Scientist at Devoteam. We discussed with Andrea the pros of living in Lithuania, moving countries during the pandemic, and mentoring young tech specialists.
Hailing from sunny Spain, Alex Wong exchanged programming agricultural machinery back home for developing front-end applications in Vilnius. With Alex, we talked about learning to code online, LinkedIn connections and the hard choice of which Lithuanian basketball club to support.
After starting her career in Ibadan, Nigeria, QA Engineer Amarachi Nzekwe decided to spend a year working at an ICT company in Kaunas. Three years and a global pandemic later, she has moved cities, changed jobs, and documented her journey on her YouTube channel. We sat down with Amarachi to talk about vlogging, career moves, and the tech scene in Lithuania.
After moving to Lithuania from Iran to join a group of startup founders, Reza now works as a Senior iOS developer at an American company in Vilnius. We talked about working across time zones, constant learning (a thing that many employers in Lithuania encourage), and living in the country’s capital city.