Costa Rica is known as a beautiful tropical country with rain forests, mountains, volcanoes, gorgeous beaches, and some of the best deep-sea fishing in the world. While Costa Rica has long been one of the most exciting vacation destinations in the world, it is now becoming more widely recognized in the world of business and technology.
Costa Rica is an extremely stable country, both economically and politically. With a literacy rate of above 96%, Costa Rica has a close cultural proximity to the United States. Costa Rica is conveniently located in the Central Time Zone (CT), and is just an easy flight from most major U.S. airports and only 3.5 hours from Atlanta, Georgia.
Most college graduates in Costa Rica speak fluent English with a dialect that is easy to understand. In addition, the country’s infrastructure is solid, with dependable electricity and reliable high speed internet.
Because of these favorable conditions, software development in Costa Rica is growing rapidly as the country becomes the primary software engineering and technology hub in Latin America.
Costa Rica is home to leading universities producing top software engineering talent each year, including:
Costa Rica is currently the number one country in software development in Central America and the Caribbean Islands, and currently exports software and computer chips all around the world.
As part of the growing movement towards Costa Rica outsourcing, Prosoft Nearshore opened its first software engineering, web design and mobile app development office in San José, Costa Rica, in 2008. Prosoft Nearshore Costa Rica has grown steadily ever since with 150% 3-year growth as reported by Inc. 5000.
With U.S. offices in Louisville, Kentucky, and a team of over 50 experienced software engineers, quality assurance experts and web professionals in San José, Costa Rica, Prosoft Nearshore has become a trusted leader in Software Development Costa Rica for companies across the United States.
If you’re looking for a nearshore location with talented software engineering and technology resources, software development Costa Rica is the nearshore solution for you. Contact us to learn more about our custom software development, web design, and information technology services.