Founded: 2003
Employees(#): 220 (180 tech professionals)
Headquarters: Lisbon, Portugal

Now it’s time to tell us everything about Xpand IT! What problem are you solving?

Xpand IT was created by 2 tech-savvy entrepreneurs: Marco Oliveira and Pedro Gonçalves. Their goal was to build a great company, with a highly specialised team in leading edge software areas and technologies, which was able to inspire others to achieve amazing results. With a team of 200+ experts and using a disruptive model/approach compared to traditional, we have helped thousands of companies and teams all around the world.

What do you do that makes your product exciting?

Our biggest achievement is to develop Atlassian Apps that delight our customers. The Xpand Apps team is an Xpand IT division made up of Atlassian lovers. Currently, we have two of the most well-recognised Jira Apps in the Atlassian Marketplace: Xporter for Jira and Xray for Jira (#1 Manual & Automated Test). With top-notch client support, we are looking at a future with many more interesting Apps. We have top products and services used by Fortune 500 companies.

What kind of talent are you looking for?

Test Management Evangelist; Javascript Fullstack Developer; Junior Java Developer; Java Fullstack Developer;Software QA Engineer.

Can you describe the work environment at Xpand IT?

Everything we do is to inspire the best people to change the world. We do that by offering you incredible professional opportunities with technological projects worldwide, a competitive salary, great work-life balance, remarkable events, and more benefits that software ninjas will love! Through our values, we aim to create a team that can be relied upon, in all aspects. These values are the ones that help us build our culture and the ones that guide us in all our choices. We have a “feel at home” office environment, and we encourage a casual dress code and a flexible and balanced work schedule. We believe that people are the key to our success: that’s why we are picky about our people. Whether for work or friendship — we are an awesome team.

What growth opportunities do you offer to your employees?

We Have a Career Plan, on how is employees progress in the company, how their performance is measured and what is the guidance that they can expect for the company.

Prove that you’re The One. What would attract candidates to work for you?

We believe that people are the key to our success: that’s why we are picky about our people. Whether for work or friendship — we are an awesome team. This aligned with Top Talent and Top referred Customers is what drive us.

What’s your opinion about Lisbon’s growing tech scene? How is it influencing the environment at Xpand IT?

For better, more competition leads to new ways of attract and retain talent.

What’s the future of tech careers?

Adaptability to new technologies and new work models.


Xpand IT will be joining us at Landing Festival this year! Come meet them: landingfestival.com

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Europe’s biggest tech careers event. Join us in Lisbon, 28th — 29th June 2019!

Landing Festival

Landing Festival is a 2-day event that provides tech professionals with curated talks and workshops on the latest trends, career development advice and networking opportunities within the tech community. Our events’ goal is to empower you to develop your own career path!

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