Asia Pacific boasts some of the most dynamic and vibrant tech hubs on the planet. Entrepreneurs from all over the world are flocking to the region to build products that they hope will put a ‘dent in the universe’. As such, the demand for skilled technologists has never been higher. At Functionn, we are aiming to help solve this problem by partnering with some of the most innovative startups and businesses in the region and give them access to global talent.
With extensive career opportunities and a steady local economy, Australia is one of the most desired, and safest, countries to live and work. Both Sydney and Melbourne are ranked within the top 10 safest cities in the world.
Australia has one of the fastest growing tech economies within the Asia Pacific region, presenting immense growth potential. Australians enjoy a good standard of living and wages are generally high by international standards.
Great weather all year round, friendly laidback lifestyle, low air pollution levels and a low population density are all great reasons to consider working in Australia. Not to mention unique and extraordinary places to explore!
At Functionn, we partner with some of the top tech companies in Sydney, Melbourne, and Perth offering permanent job opportunities. Get in touch with us today to discover more about working in Australia.
Singapore is the number 1 destination for global tech startup talent. It is one of the largest producers of startups in South East Asia and is the regional home to tech giants Google, Facebook and LinkedIn.
Singapore is making great strides to being recognised as a global tech hub and the world’s first ‘Smart Nation’ It is a thriving business minded community, with over 7,000 multinational businesses based here. Working in Singapore, you’ll enjoy a high standard of living and low tax rates.
This tiny nation is also the second safest place to live in the world, boasts excellent transport links, is culturally diverse and possesses endless places to dine and explore.
Get in touch with us today to discover more about career opportunities in Singapore.
Thailand is an incredibly popular and sought after destination to live and work in, particularly in the tech industry. The country is currently experiencing phenomenal startup growth, so there are many career opportunities on offer.
With its warm climate, white sandy beaches, friendly people and low cost of living it can be a fantastic place to grow your career. It is also a great base for exploring the many other wonderful destinations throughout South East Asia.
Contact us today to learn more about the different career paths available in Thailand.
Hong Kong is without a doubt one of the most vibrant cities in the world, boasting an ethnically diverse population. As one of the world’s premier financial hubs, it is also making its mark in the global tech industry.
Job growth is surging in Hong Kong, as is the investment in the tech industry. This includes the Hong Kong Science Park, which is home to more than 600 technology companies as well as the Hong Kong Innovation and Technology Commission and the Cyberport Macro Fund.
Hong Kong is one of the 3 top gateway to Asia destinations. It is also often ranked as the number 1 destination for expats based on salary, lifestyle and career advancement.
Get in touch with us today to discover the possibilities of a tech career in Hong Kong.
Cities such as Beijing, Shanghai, Hangzhou and Shenzhen are often touted as China’s equivalent of Silicon Valley, and it’s no wonder given the nation’s rapidly growing tech economy.
Consider this; According to Startup Genome, China had just 14% of the the world’s unicorns in 2014. By 2018 this number had risen to 35% whilst the US unicorns had dropped from 61% to 41% in the same period.
Whilst working as an expat in China can be challenging it can also be very rewarding and there is huge potential to advance your career in this fascinating part of the world.
Aside from this, China is a spectacularly beautiful destination to explore and you can feel safe walking the streets – no matter how busy it feels. From China you can find yourself in Tokyo within 3 hours, 4 hours to Manila or Bangkok and in Singapore within 5 hours.
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Technology has enabled the number of remote workers to rise exponentially in recent years. So much so that working remotely is rapidly becoming the norm as more and more tech companies embrace the benefits of flexible working arrangements.
In fact, a recent study of over 18,000 businesses across 90 international companies found that 70% of global workers work remotely at least once a week. Additionally, 53% worked remotely for at least half of the week.
What was once a perk is now almost a necessity if companies are to be competitive in the global war for elite talent.
If you want flexibility in your working environment, contact us today to find out about the remote career opportunities available to you in the Asia Pacific region.