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Irish software and digital consulting company, Ardanis Technologies has undergone an international expansion with the establishment of a new office in Porto, Portugal.  The new location has been selected for Portugal’s reputation as Europe’s fastest-growing tech ecosystem, offering a desirable lifestyle which developers are seeking.

The new office will support a remote and hybrid model of working with recruitment taking place throughout the country. By the end of 2023 the company aims to create 30 jobs consisting of software developers, QA engineers, DevOps engineers, Scrum masters and Product owners. 


“The expansion will support the company’s strategy to drive international growth and develop software products and services that will deliver next generation digital solutions”, explains Ivan Goor, Group CEO of Ardanis. “We were attracted by Portugal’s superb tech talent and its ideal location to support our global business.  Portugal is a wonderful, outward-looking country that aligns perfectly with our values and international culture.”


The Portuguese office signals the expansion of Ardanis’ technology teams in line with the growing global demand for highly skilled and technical engineers,” continues Ivan.  “Providing talent with work-life balance will increase competitive advantage and improve long term staff retention.”


Ardanis was awarded its first European award after scooping the SaaS Solution of the Year Award 2022 at the IT Europa Channel Awards in London for its work with Future Planet’s sustainability platform which demonstrates the high-quality standards the company sets for all their solutions.  The ITEAwards are the only pan-European awards that recognise the crucial role that Independent Software Vendors (ISVs), Solution Providers and Systems Integrators play in the delivery of real-world solutions.