Work & Career

Interested in what Gothenburg has to offer in terms of exciting jobs and employers? Here are some short facts for you.

Gothenburg, a hub for business, development and high livability

Gothenburg is currently home to around 750 different sectors (which is pretty impressive for a city of this size). Among these, the automotive industry, information and communication technology, logistics, medical technology, environmental technology and the maritime industries stand out as areas of special strength.

Many large cutting-edge companies are based here: Volvo Cars, Volvo Trucks, SKF, Volvo IT and Ericsson just to mention a few. Other large corporations in the region include Mölnlycke Health Care and Astra Zeneca.

This means that you can find jobs in everything from developing self-driving cars to fighting cancer through new medicines.

More about business in Gothenburg here.

Gothenburg is growing – big time

By 2035, Gothenburg will have grown by one third. This means 150,000 new residents, 80,000 new workplaces and a whole new skyline. And the transformation has already started.

Of course, a city that is undergoing such a great development will offer many jobs and possibilities to well-educated talent – native and international. is a good site with more information on working and living in Gothenburg and west Sweden.