The Best Software Developers in Portugal

List of the Best Portugal Software Developers

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As the use of mobile and web apps rise, your business’s digital presence becomes even more important. The biggest challenge facing organizations is how they can keep up in the digital world. The best way is to continuously develop up-to-date software that allows your organization to maintain an impactful digital presence.

To assist you in your search for a partner, we’ve compiled this list of the top software development companies in Portugal. Browse descriptions, feedback, and awards to find which can best suit your company’s needs.

  • 1

    Imaginary Cloud

    Imaginary Cloud is a front-end development company founded in 2010. Based in London, with offices in Portugal, the team specializes in web development, UX/UI, and mobile app development. They help startups and corporations build and grow their digital products. They focus mainly on business services, consumer products & services. 
     

    Notable Project

    Imaginary Cloud worked on custom software development for an enterprise software platform. Using Angular and Node.js and working from designs, their team built the product with a configurable frontend. They continued to provide support and the client was very pleased with the team’s work.

    “Imaginary Cloud created the entire architecture for our app and designed it for large user populations. The platform helped us grow significantly, which led us to win millions of pounds worth of contracts. Their team is intrinsic to our success.” – Strategy Director, Enterprise Software Platform

    Former clients
    Nokia
    Sage
    Ernst & Young
    BNP Paribas
    Environment Intelect
    JingaLife
    TravelWiFi
    DHI Telecom
    Elsa
    Trust Portal
    Full Fabric
    Remax
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Lisbon, Portugal
    5.0
    5.0
    12 Clutch reviews
  • 2

    Altar.io

    Altar.io is a product and software development company based in Lisbon, London, and Milan. Founded in 2015, the team of 20 provides end-to-end IT services in web, mobile, and cloud. They also provide UX/UI design, development, and software deployment. They are cross-industry, with a specialty in fintech and work with companies of all sizes.

     

    Notable Project

    Using AngularJS and IBM LoopBack, Altar.io worked on an MVP for a fintech company. They developed the frontend of a working application to integrate with an existing backend. They created the UX and frontend design.

    “They deliver on their promises and to start projects exceptionally quickly. They put together a delivery team in no time." – CEO, Fintech Company

    Former clients
    Apiax
    AlixPartners
    QuartalFS
    Audio Test Kitchen
    McKinsey & Co.
    Legartis
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Lisboa, Portugal
    4.9
    4.9
    12 Clutch reviews
  • 3

    Fulcrum Digital

    Fulcrum Digital is an IT firm based in Jersey City, N.J. with more than 1,000 members worldwide. Founded in 1999, they are experts in IT strategy consulting, ERP consulting, and IT managed services for mid-market and enterprise-level clients alike.

    Notable Project

    Fulcrum Digital developed and designed a system for an insurance defense law firm. The firm needed a system to help manage their cases. The launch of the system proved to be a success, and any flaws in the system were swiftly dealt with.

    “I was impressed by their depth of understanding of our wants.” - Former Director of IT Operations, Insurance Defense Law Firm

    Former clients
    Picciano and Scahill
    India First Life Insurance
    Independence Blue Cross
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group1,000 - 9,999 Employees
    place Amoreiras, Portugal
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
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  • 4

    cleverti

    Cleverti is an IT company based in Lisbon, Portugal. Founded in 2010, Cleverti has a team of about 35 employees that focus on custom software development, web development, and mobile app development services.

    Notable Project

    Cleverti worked with a reservoir management software company to complete several projects including adding cloud support for an existing desktop application, building a new frontend, and using JavaScript to improve the client's React framework.

    "They are expensive compared to other vendors, but they’re worth it for the quality and peace of mind they deliver." — CEO, Reservoir Management Software Company

    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group50 - 249 Employees
    place Lisboa, Portugal
    4.8
    4.8
    12 Clutch reviews
  • 5

    Hexis Technology Hub

    Hexis Technology Hub is a software development company located in Lisbon, Portugal. Founded in 2017, they have 24 employees who work primarily with small, midmarket and global companies in IT, gaming and e-commerce. Services include custom software development, web design and development, IT staff augmentation, and recruitment.

    Notable Project

    Hexis Technology Hub built the MVP of a machine learning powered solution for risk and finance reporting for a financial services company. They worked from specs and worked on integration with banks. The success of the development has supported improvements in the client’s business model.

    “They offered quality engineers and developers who could solve complex engineering problems. We found their management effective, and their internal communication was outstanding.” – Founder, Financial Services Company

    Former clients
    Regvolution
    Atom Ventures
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Lisboa, Portugal
    4.8
    4.8
    3 Clutch reviews
  • 6

    Mokriya

    Founded in 2010, Mokriya is a design and development company located in Cupertino, Calif. Its team of around 40 employees focus on mobile app development, IoT development, and custom software development.The client appreciated Mokriya's willingness to take on a non-traditional project.

    Notable Project

    Mokriya developed a prototype website for an online automotive retailer. The client's goal was to prepare a functional prototype of their client-facing website to share with their stakeholders.

    "You could give the team an idea and they would come back a day later with something finished that was better than what you originally thought of." - User Experience Manager, Online Automotive Retailer

    Former clients
    Google
    AT&T
    Twitter
    SanDisk
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Lisbon, Portugal
    4.7
    4.7
    3 Clutch reviews
  • 7

    Growin

    Growin is an IT team founded in 2015 and based in Lisbon, Portugal. With over 50 employees, they offer custom software development, IT staff augmentation, and web development for their clients.

    Notable Project

    Growin helped recruit resources for a marketing automation provider. The provider had a project that needed qualifiable talent, and Growin connected them with valuable assistance. The platform has gained new features as a result of the recruitment.

    “The partnership with Growin feels more like a seamless extension of our own team.” - Head of Technology, Marketing Automation Provider

    Former clients
    Pure360
    OutSystems
    EDP
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group50 - 249 Employees
    place Lisbon, Portugal
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 8

    Subvisual

    Subvisual is a software development company based in Braga, Portugal, with offices in Cambridge, MA. Founded in 2012, Subvisual has a team of about 15 employees that specializes in custom software development and UX/UI design services.

    Notable Project

    Subvisual worked with an oncology software firm in developing an interactive web-based application using Java and Ruby. The solution is a data management tool for oncologists, clinics, hospitals, and their staff. It's gotten positive feedback from several hospitals that are currently using it.

    "They’re a relatively small team in a work environment that is very familiar, so it’s very easy to communicate." – CEO, Oncology Software Firm

    Former clients
    UpHold
    AT&T
    Betfair
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Braga, Portugal
    4.5
    4.5
    1 Clutch review
  • 9

    Deeper Insights

    Founded in 2014, Deeper Insights is a London based machine learning and data science consultancy. With another office in Portugal, their team of 10 specialize in artificial intelligence, big data consulting, custom software development, and business consulting. Their mid market and enterprise clients are primarily in the advertising, consumer products, financial services, and health care industries. 

    Notable Project

    Deeper Insights partnered with a data analytics company to build a chat bot prototype for clients to receive analysis estimates quickly. They supplied a chat bot to help the client facilitate those interactions; the project served well as a marketing tool.

    “We hired them for their expertise, and they delivered it. They fulfilled the brief and delivered exactly what we wanted. They were easy to work with—both through emails and face-to-face meetings.” –– Project Manager, Data Analytics Company 

    Former clients
    Enterprise
    Quant-Insight Charity
    Jones Lang-Lassale
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Porto, Portugal
    5.0
    5.0
    5 Clutch reviews
  • 10

    BytePitch

    BytePitch – Software Labs is a software development freelancer located in Porto, Portugal. Since 2017, the specialist has provided custom software, e-commerce, web, and mobile app development and cloud consulting and SI services.

    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $50,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Porto, Portugal
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 11

    Coletiv Studio

    Coletiv Studio is a web and mobile development company headquartered in Porto, Portugal. The company, founded in 2016, has a team of 7 that specializes in mobile app development, custom software development, UX/UI design, product design, and web development services. They serve small, mid-market, and enterprise businesses that represent a variety of industries including the hospitality & leisure, advertising & marketing, and financial services industries. 
     

    Notable Project

    Coletiv Studio provided development services to a crowdfunding company. The client needed help developing scalable, custom tools. Coletiv Studio used GitHub, Prismic, and AWS to develop the tool the client needed, and the tool was compliant with General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) guidelines. The company integrated features into the client’s tool, including features from Facebook and Google. Since working with the company, the client has received positive customer feedback. 
     

    “Our customers are quite satisfied with the tools so far. We can scale for more significant projects and improve our brand thanks to Coletiv Studio’s work.” — Co-Founder & Senior Account Manager, Crowdfunding Company
     

    Former clients
    Infocentric
    Oopsie
    Marine Litter
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Porto, Portugal
    5.0
    5.0
    6 Clutch reviews
  • 12

    Right IT Services

    Right IT Services is a Salesforce consultancy based in Lisboa, Portugal with an additional office in the Philippines. Founded in 2008, Right IT Services provides CRM consulting, custom software development, mobile app development, and IT managed services. The team is comprised of about 35 experts.

    Notable Project

    Right IT Services worked with an airline association to build iOS and Android apps that support their platform. The apps are supported by SalesForce, demos use Marvel App, and the testing is done with Tricentis Tosca.

    "Their attitude is most impressive. They’re friendly, flexible, and nice to work with." – Manager, Airline Association

    Former clients
    Vodafone
    CloudSense
    GS1 UK
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group50 - 249 Employees
    place Lisbon, Portugal
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
    Awards

    Salesforce Certified , ITIL V3 Certified

  • 13

    Pixelmatters

    Pixelmatters is a digital agency in Porto, Portugal. Founded in 2014, they have about 40 employees that serve clients in a wide range of industries. Services include web development, UI/UX design, and mobile app development.

    Notable Project

    Pixelmatters provided UI/UX design and frontend development efforts for a job board website. They made the platform mobile-responsive as well as added features like job seeker registrations and recruiter profiles. As a result of their work, the partner saw a 120% increase in registrations.

    "You can get comfortable with them because they really know what they’re doing." –Development Manager, Job Networking Site

    Former clients
    Abaca
    DoneDone
    Jumia
    CBDCity
    Quantic
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Porto, Portugal
    4.7
    4.7
    3 Clutch reviews
  • 14
  • 15

    Mosano

    Mosano is a software development company located in Porto, Portugal. They were founded in 2016. Currently, they have about 12 team members who provide web development, mobile application development, and UX/UI design services. Their clients are predominately small businesses. 

    Notable Project

    Mosano designed and developed a web platform using React.js and Node.js for a multinational pharmaceutical company. Their team worked to implement AI capabilities into the product. The reliable platform exceeded the client's expectations and received praise from users.

    "Their work was a truly great surprise because of their good product delivery." — Project Lead, Multinational Pharmaceutical Company

    Former clients
    Poetic
    Waidi
    IBM
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Porto, Portugal
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 16

    Meta Craft

    Meta Craft is a software company based in Lisboa, Portugal with more than two members. Founded in 2015, they are experts in mobile app development, product design, and custom software development for small businesses.

    Notable Project

    Meta Craft developed an app for another software company. The app served as a standalone payment platform that would be sold to other businesses. The system has thus far processed over 7000 invoices.

    “They are proactive and will always tell you if your expectations aren’t entirely aligned with reality.” - Founder & Director, Software Company

    Former clients
    Chic Every Weather
    Felix Payments & Forum Education
    Forum Lens
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Lisboa, Portugal
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 17

    TripleOak

    TripleOak is an IT agency founded in 2019 and based in Santiago do Cacém, Portugal. With more than two members, they provide IT strategy consulting, IT managed services and IT staff augmentation for small and medium-sized businesses alike.

    Notable Project

    TripleOak developed a website for an industrial sector company. TripleOak not only developed and maintained their website but also created web app interfaces using an SQL database. TripleOak’s work improved the efficiency of company operations.

    “Fantastic deliver time. They work quick and assertive.” - CIO, Industrial Sector Company

    Former clients
    Aurimármore
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Santiago do Cacém, Portugal
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 18

    Virtusai

    Virtusai is a technology startup based in Porto, Portugal. Founded in 2015, Virtusai has a team of about 10 specialists that focuses on web development, mobile app development, and IoT development services.

    Notable Project

    Virtusai worked with a fruit preparation company in optimizing its production line data application to improve its usability and overall functionality. Virtusai used Angular to ensure that the new web-based app would be mobile-friendly, responsive, and efficient for the client's daily workflow.

    "We’re very happy with the tool they built. It’s very responsive on both mobile and web-based interfaces." — Manager, Airline Association

    Former clients
    Frulact
    Super Bock Group
    Sonae
    Enforce
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Lamas, Portugal
    4.0
    4.0
    1 Clutch review
    Awards

    Microsoft Azure Partner , UPTEC Partner

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