Informations for non-medical professionals

your career in Germany

Working as an engineer in Germany

As an engineer, there are many career prospects open to you in Germany, because your qualifications are in demand in many areas of economy and industry, such as technical production planning and control, in construction or in device and model construction. Many well-trained engineers work in management positions. With our extensive recruiting experience and our knowledge of the personnel market, we are also a strong partner for engineers and IT experts: Because our broad cross-sector network enables us to provide qualified foreign specialists with exciting tasks and attractive positions.

Working as an IT expert in Germany

In the age of digitization, IT experts have the best chances on the job market. After all, the following applies in numerous industries and companies: IT and digitization have a decisive influence on corporate success. More than 100,000 positions in Germany remained vacant in the IT sector in 2019. Therefore, qualified IT specialists from abroad can look forward to attractive positions in small and medium-sized companies, industry as well as in large international companies.

What are the entry requirements?


As an applicant from third countries, you must apply for a visa at the embassy of your country. With the Skilled Workers Immigration Act, which came into force on March 1, 2020, simplified regulations apply to entry into Germany. So that your application is successful. Vidacta will be happy to assist you in choosing the right documents.

Recognition of foreign qualifications

The professional title of "engineer" is regulated in Germany. It is therefore necessary to have your foreign professional qualifications recognized so that you can work with this professional title in Germany. Vidacta will inform you about entry requirements and support you in the recognition process.

linguistic proficiency

For entry into Germany, we recommend sufficient knowledge of German, at least language level B1 of the Common European Framework of Reference. In addition to German, English skills are often required for work in technical professions. Vidacta accompanies you with different language learning formats to your learning success.

Your way to Germany