22 de Octubre 2020

International IT companies will present more than 4,000 job opportunities in Bogota

2da rueda de empleo
Tecnología, Servicios de Base tecnológica

Representatives from Mercadolibre, Globant, Prodigius, IBM and Endava, among other international firms, will be presenting the details of the positions they have available as part of Invest in Bogota’s job fair on Wednesday, October 28. Job openings include positions in software development, professional services and BPO.

2nd job fair

As part of its strategy to support economic reactivation offering spaces in which international companies established in Bogota can connect with local talent, the investment promotion agency Invest in Bogota will carry out its 2nd virtual job fair this Wednesday October 28.

On this occasion, the participating companies will be, for the most part, from the Information Technology sector, back office (professional services) and outsourcing services, among others. MercadoLibre, IBM, Globant, Endava, Acesoftware, Prodigious, Heisohn, Scotiabank Technology, Schulmberger, Medtronic, Arcos Dorados and Conduent will be part of the fair and will present more than 4,000 positions available in Bogota and Colombia. Openings include software development, professional services and customer service positions in Spanish and English to serve the local and international markets through the export of services.

“Bogota concentrates more than 60% of the country's IT companies and has become a software and outsourcing professional services factory with an export vocation, with the presence of multinationals that have made the city, in many cases, their hub of operations for Latin America”, highlighted the Executive Director of Invest in Bogota, Juan Gabriel Perez.

The job fair, organized with the support of the Bogota Chamber of Commerce and the Secretariat of Economic Development, will also have an academic block in which head hunters specialized in recruitment and human talent will give recommendations to attendees when applying for jobs. Those interested in participating in the job fair can register through this link or find more information on Invest in Bogota´s social media networks.

More jobs available in Bogota

In addition to the job openings that are going to be presented on October 28, 16,000 job offers from more than a dozen BPO companies that were part of the first virtual job fair of Invest in Bogota are permanently on the website of the agency, which has provided a digital space for interested parties to know details of the vacancies such as the requirements to apply, the type of contract offered by companies and even the salary ranges of the positions.