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Top Tech Companies in Austin

Austin has quickly become one of the top cities for tech professionals to work. Over the last several years, many tech companies have opened offices in the Texas state capital, creating a thriving tech scene. In fact, Austin is expected to see a 15 percent job growth in IT jobs over the next few years. If you’re looking to relocate to Austin for a tech career, you’ll find plenty of places that are hiring. Check out these top tech companies in Austin.

It’s no secret that Amazon has continued to thrive in the current climate. The world-famous online retailer has a corporate office in North Austin, where employees enjoy a modern, open-office layout and gaming areas for taking breaks. Other perks include employee assistance programs, stock options, tuition reimbursement, adoption assistance and an employee discount on Amazon purchases. Explore open positions at Amazon in Austin here.

Google has two new office buildings in Austin, including a 35-story tower in the downtown area as well as a new seven-story building in East Austin. Google employees in Austin enjoy a number of perks, including free massages and multiple cafeterias with free daily meals. Got a furry companion you’d like to bring to the office with you? There’s even a dog park on the 29th floor of the downtown office. See open tech roles at Google in Austin here.

Apple, the personal computer giant, has more than 6,000 employees at its Austin location. With a new, second office scheduled to be completed in 2021, Apple will add an additional 5,000 employees and provide jobs in the engineering, research and development, operations, finance, sales and customer support departments. Find open tech roles at Apple in Austin here.

Based in Round Rock just outside of Austin, Dell is one of the largest tech companies in the world. The company sells personal computers, servers, data storage devices, network switches, software and computer peripherals. Dell employees have the opportunity for comprehensive career development with formal training, individualized programs and mentoring, and more. See open tech positions at Dell in Austin here.


IBM has several offices in the Austin area, including one of the 12 IBM research labs located worldwide. This multinational technology and consulting firm manufactures and sells computer hardware and software, as well as offers infrastructure hosting and consulting services. IBM employees can enjoy robust health plan options, including Watson™ artificial intelligence software to help identify appropriate cancer treatments and options for clinical trials. Search for open tech roles at IBM in Austin here.

Headquartered in Austin, NI (formerly known as National Instruments) produces automated test equipment and virtual instrumentation. Employees enjoy an emphasis on work/life balance, an employee stock purchase program, tuition assistance and more. See open roles at NI here.

Looking for a new home in Austin near plenty of career opportunities? Trendmaker Homes has communities in Austin near some of the biggest tech companies in the nation. Contact our New Home Specialist in Austin today.

Jenn Hickman
New Home Specialist – Austin


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