Your dream technology job is waiting for you in Europe. You in?
Top international companies are searching high and low for the world’s best tech talent. They’re looking for you. You’ve dreamt about it. What are you waiting for?
Ready to Take the First Step?
Our next Talent Lab cohort is starting soon. Register your interest below, and the Tonnie team will be in touch.
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But What If There’s More?
Packing Up and Relocating Is Scary
… especially if you struggle with English, and you’ve never worked internationally before.
First, you have to find a new job and a place to live. You need a visa or work permit, and your English needs to improve. On top of that, you’ll need to adapt to a whole new way of living and working on your own.
Relocating abroad can be nerve-wracking. No wonder you’re hesitant to take the plunge.
What If Someone Took Care of Everything For You?
At Tonnie, we lift the relocation hassle and red tape off your shoulders. Talent Lab by Tonnie is Europe’s only post-graduate talent program. We help tech talent like you succeed in the world’s biggest international companies. Including soft skills and English-as-a-second-language training.
Here’s How Tonnie Works
Once you apply to join Talent Lab by Tonnie, we’ll evaluate your tech expertise, current English language level, professional soft skills, and motivation. Based on our assessment, we’ll assign you to one of three talent categories:
Your technical skills are excellent, but you need some help to become international-market-ready. We’ll tell you what you need to graduate to a Potential.
You’re ready to join our Talent Lab. It packs in 180h of post-grad training plus 1600h of paid work experience with an international company.
If your English and soft skills match your technical skills, you’re all set to work for some of the world’s best tech employers.
What You Get in Tonnie’s Talent Lab
Guaranteed International Experience
Live and study in Europe. Work for awesome teams in leading global companies.
100% Secure and Supported Journey
We take care of everything and assist you every step of the way. All you need to do is pack your bags.
All-in-One Relocation Package
Including airfare, co-living housing, student and work visas, and a scholarship.
180 hours of immersive English, Tech, and European culture training in partnership with one of Portugal’s top tech universities.
Job With International Companies
1600 hours of work experience with a leading international company plus a minimum of 12-month loyalty contract at a pre-set salary after graduation.
Major Career Boost
Springboard your career onto the global stage by improving your English and Cultural Fit in an international company, risk-free.
Who Can Join Talent Lab by Tonnie?
We want to hear from you if you have:
Our last Tonnie campaign in Brazil
Are you high-skilled and eager to go international?
About Instituto Politecnico de Leiria
Our next cohort kicks off at IPL, one of Portugal’s leading technical universities.
Talent Lab FAQs
Absolutely! Tonnie is for you if you have the right tech skills, eagerness to learn, and a genuine motivation to go international. Everything else – from covering the airfare and finding housing to getting your visa set up and connecting you with potential employers – is our responsibility. We support our talent every step of the way, so you’ll never be alone.
That’s our job. We’ll make sure that you meet all local immigration requirements and can live and work in your new country legally and hassle-free.
Don’t be! Our post-graduate program packs in a whopping 180 hours of English language and cultural soft skills training to ensure that you adapt to the local culture in no time.
That’s not an option. As a Talent Lab participant, all post-graduate students get 1600 hours of guaranteed placement with an international company. After completing the program, we offer you a 12-month contract with the possibility to extend based on your performance.