April 2021

Top Software Development Companies in Brazil

There are four main software development methodologies, and understanding which approaches a software company uses should be part of your hiring process. The methodologies include agile, waterfall, DevOps, and rapid application. Each methodology has pros and cons and can affect the timeline and cost of software development.

As you begin conversations to hire a software development company, look at portfolios, talk to former clients, read reviews, and learn as much as possible about the development languages and methodologies the software company is most familiar with. Matching your project needs, timeline, and budget to a development firm's approach to software projects is important for finding the right dev partner.

Luckily, Brazil has some of the best software development agency to hire. Use our list to find and connect with software development agency in Brazil. Evaluate their case studies, project types, and client reviews to determine which company is the best fit for you.

List of the Best Software Development Agencies & Firms in Brazil

  • 1
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $50,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    1,000 - 9,999
    LOCATION:
    Itaim Bibi, Brazil

    BairesDev counts impressive brands among their key clients. So it’s no wonder that this Argentina-based firm has achieved widespread success in a wide range of industries for their targeted web development work.

    One example of their web development success comes from a globally recognized brand. BairesDev helped them revitalize their materials to stand out in a crowded market and leave a powerful impression on more customers than ever before.

    SERVICES
    • 30% Custom Software Development
    • 20% Web Development
    • 10% BI & Big Data Consulting & SI
    • 40% Other
    Rolls Royce Case Study

    Rolls Royce Case Study

    Rolls Royce’s nuclear division works with data analytics, engineering, and support services to provide competitive solutions for nuclear power plants. In 2016 at the Nuclear Information Technology Strategic Leadership...
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    Google Success Story

    BairesDev supports Google by providing experts in Software and Automation Engineering to ensure the quality of iOS Apps for some of the most relevant Google products.Our engineers work on-site, fully integrated with...
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    IQVIA Success Story

    BairesDev supports Google by providing experts in Software and Automation Engineering to ensure the quality of iOS Apps for some of the most relevant Google products.Our engineers work on-site, fully integrated with...
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  • 2
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $25,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    50 - 249
    LOCATION:
    Florianópolis, Brazil

    Drawing comparisons from clients to Silicon Valley mega-corporations, Cheesecake Labs is far more than an upstart in mobile development. Their digital  expertise makes them an industry leader, proven by their impressive roster of clients.

    When Silicon Valley think tank, Singularity University, needed help expanding their reach as a thought leader in emerging tech, Cheesecake Labs built them a streamlined, user-friendly mobile app that wasn’t lacking in power. Built to connect thought leaders across multiple platforms, Singularity University received the intuitive medium they needed to do just that.

    SERVICES
    • 50% Mobile App Development
    • 40% Custom Software Development
    • 10% UX/UI Design

    Tapcart - world-class mobile...

    Cheesecake Labs created the android app  of Tapcart, a mobile ecommerce app for Shopify stores.
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    Singularity University –...

    Download the SU App and Discover Our Community on-the-Go! SU community includes over 50,000 members in 66 countries. The SU App and a SingularityU Membership make it easy for you to search for community members around...
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    Skyroam – a global e-commerce for...

    Skyroam's global WiFi hotspot keeps you connected around the world without the worry of roaming fees, unsecured connections or configuring SIMs. Visit http://www.skyroam.com/
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    Lockitron – Unlock your door from...

    Lockitron was acquired to Chamberlain Group. Cheesecake Labs services included UI/UX Design, iOS, Android & Smartwatch Development, Project Management and QA.
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  • 3
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $25,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    50 - 249
    LOCATION:
    Curitiba, Brazil

    Snowman Labs is a laboratory for transforming business and user experiences through mobile apps. Their portfolio consists mainly of small to mid-sized clients in industries like business services, healthcare, and retail. 

    One of their recent projects was developing a mobile app for Volvo truck dealers so they could stop selling their products using paper. The app not only made the sales process easier but also let managers see results in realtime and observe different statistics. 

    SERVICES
    • 55% Mobile App Development
    • 45% Custom Software Development

    Volvo iOrder

    A digital approach for complex Volvo truck selling. Services UX and UI Design iOS development (Swift) Back-end development (Python) Front-end Development (AngularJS)  
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    RCI Digital Bank

    The first Latam carmaker bank to offer online investment via app! Services Design UX and UI iOS development (Swift) Android development (Kotlin) Back-end API development (Java) Back-end legacy integrations...
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    Aurelio Dictionary

    The biggest Brazilian-portuguese dictionary now ready to use in your mobile device or desktop! Services Design UX and UI iOS development (Swift) Android development (Kotlin) Desktop development (ElectronJS) Back-end API...
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    Laura Mimo App

    Using artificial intelligence to take care of a most precios thing for a mother, your child! Services UX and UI design iOS development (Swift) Android development (Kotlin)
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  • 4
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $0+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    10 - 49
    LOCATION:
    Brasília, Brazil

    Polisys counts impressive brands like PGFN among their key clients. So it’s no wonder that this Brazil-based firm has achieved widespread success in a wide range of industries for their targeted custom software development work.

    One example of their web development success comes from EMBRAPA, a Brazilian brand. Polisys helped them revitalize their materials to stand out in a crowded market and leave a powerful impression on more customers than ever before.

    SERVICES
    • 65% Custom Software Development
    • 20% Mobile App Development
    • 10% Web Development
    • 5% Other

    Project: POLISYS - PacPontos

    Project: EMBRAPA- Ideare

    Project: MEGASOFT - MegaAdm

    Project: TST - SacWeb

  • 5
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $25,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    250 - 999
    LOCATION:
    Maringa, Brazil

    DB1 Global Software counts impressive brands among their key clients. So it’s no wonder that this Brazil-based firm has achieved widespread success in a wide range of industries for their targeted custom software development work.

    One example of their web development success comes from a globally recognized brand. DB1 Global Software helped them revitalize their materials to stand out in a crowded market and leave a powerful impression on more customers than ever before.

    SERVICES
    • 30% Custom Software Development
    • 25% Web Development
    • 20% Mobile App Development
    • 25% Other

    Teaching Language Modern Platform

    Location: BrazilWeb & Mobile PlatformCNA GO, a teaching English modern platform,developed with DB1 Global Software help, blendsonline (75%) and face-to-face (25%) activities, promotingsame level students interactions...
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    Insurance Brooker Platform

    Location: BrazilPlatform: WebOverview: The development of an insurance portal to outsource a wider range of products and services to brokers was a strategic tool for the company take off and its´future in Brazil. Read...
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    Custom Software Development for...

    Location: BrazilBespoke SoftwareOverview: Prometheus software development, capable of managing all ionizing radiation process and provideinformation on workers’ exposure. Read more:  https://www.db1global...
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    Custom Software Development for a...

    Location: BrazilBespoke SoftwareOverview: In addition to quality performed deliveries with deadlines fulfilled, the partnership with DB1 has brought to Agraria a great advance in projectsmanagement through...
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  • 6
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $10,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    10 - 49
    LOCATION:
    Recife, Brazil

    Labcodes Software Studio counts impressive brands among their key clients. So it’s no wonder that this Brazil-based firm has achieved widespread success in a wide range of industries for their targeted web development work.

    One example of their web development success comes from a globally recognized brand. Labcodes Software Studio helped them revitalize their materials to stand out in a crowded market and leave a powerful impression on more customers than ever before.

    SERVICES
    • 40% Custom Software Development
    • 30% UX/UI Design
    • 30% Web Development

    Splendid Spoon

    Splendid Spoon is a New York based wellness company that delivers ready-to-eat, plant-based, gluten-free meals nationwide.
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    Tesorio

    YC S15. Tesorio has created a platform to help the Fortune 5,000,000 run as if they had a Fortune 500 finance team. We plug into a company’s data sources about cash in/out and our job is to leverage data science to...
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    Paladin Paradigm Knowledge...

    Startup focused on adaptative training. Flying simulators generates lots of data, PPKS and their data team analyzed, enhanced the data. We designed and built a dashboard to help instructors to visualize the pilot's...
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    iRazoo

    iRazoo is the web's most popular rewards program. They give you free gift cards and cash for the everyday things you already do online. Earn iRazoo points when you watch videos, complete offers, play games, search the...
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  • 7
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $5,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    250 - 999
    LOCATION:
    SÃO PAULO, Brazil

    Effective custom software design has become one of the most essential needs for modern brands of all types, and Hexacta has become one of the most trusted providers of software design in the world for brands who need it done right. Based in the U.S., Hexacta helps brands access cost-effective IT services when nothing short of success will do.

    When a client needs to improve their ability to create large-scale architectures or mobile apps, solutions for large data volumes or AI software, they turn to Hexacta. The agency leverages their years of expertise to deliver software solutions that result in not only excellent client feedback but repeat work.

    SERVICES
    • 35% Custom Software Development
    • 25% Web Development
    • 15% Mobile App Development
    • 25% Other

    Client Success story - COALFIRE

    Coalfire is Hexacta’s client since 2014 and two of his Product Owners came to Buenos Aires and worked for a couple weeks next to our team. in this video they tell us their experience working with us throughout these years.
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    Who are We?

    Hexacta is a world class IT consulting company with +17 years of experience offering excellence in software development. Over these years, Hexacta has partnered with dozens of U.S. and European clients in outsourcing...
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  • 8
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $0+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    10 - 49
    LOCATION:
    Sao Paulo, Brazil

    Vizir is a software studio with a talented team of engineers focussed on creating solutions to meet individual business needs. These take the form of projects like custom software, website, and mobile application development mainly for enterprise clients.

     

    Working with Brazilian brokerage firm Rico, their team created a customized registration website. The new system cut out redundancies, simplified the process, and introduced a new user interface that made the experience more usable and drove registration numbers up.

     

    SERVICES
    • 30% Custom Software Development
    • 30% Web Development
    • 25% Mobile App Development
    • 15% Other

    GFCC Decoder

    The GFCC Competitiveness Decoder is a web-based tool developed by us to the Global Federation of Competitiveness Councils (GFCC). The Decoder uses two main datasets: (i) the competitiveness metrics dataset and (ii) the...
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    New Rico registration site

    This was the first project we delived for Rico, one of the biggest brokerage firms in Brazil. With the new registration system we could delivery a better and direct experience for the customers to register, what made...
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    Scup Dashboard

    Scup Dashboard delivers insights in real time for brand monitoring. In this project we helped Scup with the back-end, front-end and the infrastructure on AWS. Site address: http://conteudo.scup.com/dashboard-en
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    Multipla Dashborad

    We raised together with the Multipla business team the main performance indicators that might easily be comprehended in real time by the call center staff. With this dashboard any staff member could visualize how the...
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  • 9
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $10,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    10 - 49
    LOCATION:
    Florianópolis, Brazil

    InCuca clients include Softplan, and they specialize in providing a design-centric approach to custom software development for their clients. With a focus on emphasizing the most vital elements of brand messaging, InCuca was founded on forward-thinking principles in Brazil.

    When Playlab needed a complete overhaul of their brand approach, they turned to InCuca. The agency provided them with an end-to-end analysis of how they could make their approach more targeted, impactful and successful.

    SERVICES
    • 40% Custom Software Development
    • 30% Web Development
    • 20% UX/UI Design
    • 10% Other

    iFood, a Blog for the Biggest...

    iFood is a meal delivery service with a free smartphone app. It allows the user to order their favorite dishes without having to call the restaurants. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Our job was to...
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    Brognoli, an Efficient Website...

    We developed a brand new website for Brognoli, a real estate company in order to strengthen its brand, publicize the projects, reach more customers and have a customer access channel. ⠀⠀⠀ More than half a century of...
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    Portal Telemedicina, a Complete...

    Founded in 2013, Portal Telemedicina was born from the willingness of the co-founders to make a real and significant change in Brazilian health. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ With the mission of...
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    Playlab, an E-commerce for a...

    We developed an E-Commerce for Playlab, a creative and education toy company. With this E-Commerce, Playlab has increased its sales by 1,200% in six months and today attracts an average of 20,000 users per month to its...
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  • 10
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $25,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    50 - 249
    LOCATION:
    Porto Alegre, Brazil

    This established custom software development company counts major brands like Texan Automotive Company among their clients. Based in Brazil, Poatek brings a bright and impactful approach to each unique enterprise project they take on.

    NR Investments creates products for clients around the world. They turned to Poatek for a focused strategy that would highlight their unique brand voice and audience. Poatek delivered with highly modern and striking approach focused on making an impact.

    SERVICES
    • 30% Custom Software Development
    • 20% Mobile App Development
    • 20% IT Staff Augmentation
    • 30% Other

    LifeKee

    LifeKee provides address book data for users on a content management platform. We helped the company by developing a native iOS and Android application to align with an address book content management platform. In...
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    NR Investments

    NR Investments is a Miami-based real estate development company that acquires, repositions, and sells real estate. We helped NR Investments by building an iOS app from scratch: brainstorming feature ideas, creating...
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  • 11
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $10,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    10 - 49
    LOCATION:
    Recife, Brazil

    Vinta is a software powerhouse focused on delivering beautiful and well-tested code to help startups launch and stand out in the market. Their portfolio consists mostly of web and custom software development projects for mid-sized and small businesses.

     

    One of their recent projects was working with digital marketing platform Bentbox to create a new website for the business. Since the service was catered towards the restaurant industry, their team integrated specific features like seamless reservation call buttons and social features to give potential clients everything they ready to succeed.

     

    SERVICES
    • 60% Web Development
    • 20% UX/UI Design
    • 20% Custom Software Development

    E.life | Dashboards for LATAM...

    E.life is the leader in social media monitoring and analysis in Latin America. It provides tools and services to deliver insights for large brands from massive amounts of collected data, besides brand crisis management....
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    Plusplus | Organizational...

    PlusPlus CEO, Marko Gargenta, is from San Francisco. He was one of the founders of Marakana, a software training company acquired by Twitter. At Twitter [University] he had the mission of helping teams share knowledge....
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    Tesorio | Cash Flow Performance...

    Tesorio has been growing quickly and has hired people to work on the more strategic areas (like their own development team and machine learning experts). They also cared a lot about following the best development...
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    AltLegal | Trademark and Patent...

    Alt Legal started with a bold mission: to bring IP docketing firms in the US to a new age. Differentiating their platforms from the others focusing on automation, simplicity and collaboration. AltLegal’s first...
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  • 12
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $0+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    2 - 9
    LOCATION:
    Sao Paulo, Brazil

    Mandlebrot is one of Brazil’s top digital production agencies known for delivering future-forward work for their clients. Their talented team of engineers and developers specializes in mobile apps, websites, and custom software.

     

    A recent example of their work was creating the iOS app Criancieras—a story app for kids. The product brought a number of fun and engaging stories to life for kids immersing them deep in their favorite tales to bring some excitement into storytime.

    SERVICES
    • 50% Mobile App Development
    • 25% Web Development
    • 15% Custom Software Development
    • 10% Other

    BlankTape

    WordPress development. http://blanktape.com.br/
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    Contracondutas

    WordPress development.  http://www.ct-escoladacidade.org/
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    Crianceiras

    Native iOS and Android app with animations, video and interactive activities for children. iOS:  https://itunes.apple.com/br/app/crianceiras-poemas-musicados-de-manoel-d... Android:  https://play.google...
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  • 13
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $25,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    10 - 49
    LOCATION:
    São Paulo, Brazil

    Metal Toad clients include ABC Television, and they specialize in providing a design-centric approach to cloud consulting & SI for their clients. With a focus on emphasizing the most vital elements of brand messaging, Metal Toad was founded on forward-thinking principles in Los Angeles.

    When Disney needed an overhaul of their brand’s cloud storage approach, they turned to Metal Toad. The agency provided them with an end-to-end analysis of how they could make their approach more targeted, impactful and successful.

    SERVICES
    • 50% Cloud Consulting & SI
    • 20% IT Managed Services
    • 10% Custom Software Development
    • 20% Other

    Siemens Gamesa Transforming...

    Business problem: A dearth of operational dataOffshore wind turbines are truly awe-inspiring machines—and they require a similarly awe-inspiring amount of maintenance. Keeping these behemoths functioning at peak...
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    Wheel of Fortune

    Business problem: Increasing fan base, limited capacityFor over 40 years, contestants on Wheel of Fortune have spun the wheel to win big on TV. And today, viewers at home can join in the excitement—by entering...
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    Sony Crackle

    Business problem: An out-of-date legacy platformIn the competitive landscape of over-the-top (OTT) streaming entertainment, Sony Crackle was delivering popular content in the US, Canada, and Latin America—and they were...
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    Golden Globes

    Technology solution: Super scalabilityMetal Toad designed and built a cloud platform with incredible elasticity. In the 48 hours surrounding Award Night 2015, GoldenGlobes.com successfully delivered over four million...
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  • 14
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $5,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    2 - 9
    LOCATION:
    Barueri, Brazil

    Olivas Digital is a digital agency whose mission is to use technology to develop applications and market platforms to aid the growth of their clients’ businesses. Olivas Digital has previously completed successful projects for high-profile clients such as Nestlé, Monsanto, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, and Torrent Pharma.

    Olivas Digital developed the Motul Expert App to make finding the right parts for car repair easy. The app was specially developed to compare product data with vehicle information and indicate the appropriate product for each car model and version.

    SERVICES
    • 35% Web Development
    • 20% Custom Software Development
    • 15% Web Design
    • 30% Other

    The Motul Expert app quickly...

    About Motul is a manufacturer of engine lubricants, a reference company in the automotive segment with more than 100 products in its catalog and more than 2,500 options among high-performance motor, brake and gear...
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  • 15
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $25,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    50 - 249
    LOCATION:
    São Paulo, Brazil

    Recognizable brands worldwide have employed Imatia to bring their custom software development needs to the next level. Based in Spain, Imatia was founded with a focus on helping brands evolve into their best, most user-friendly selves.

    When their client needed a more impactful and effective strategy for reaching goals nationwide, Imatia provided them with focused service that continues to this day. Their strategy involved refining their client’s distinct voice as well as their visual profile to become more effective in a crowded digital space.

    SERVICES
    • 60% Custom Software Development
    • 25% E-Commerce Development
    • 5% Enterprise App Modernization
    • 10% Other

    Improving and accelerating...

    The German company, leader in BPM, has drastically reduced the development time of its successful platform BIC Cloud. For this, the collaboration of highly qualified external personnel provided by Imatia has been...
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  • 16
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $10,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    250 - 999
    LOCATION:
    Itú, Brazil

    Their clients include major enterprise clients like PariPal, but Mitosis Technologies is a big data consulting agency that hasn’t lost its focus on innovation or creativity. This India-based firm helps organizations around the world focus their strategy for greater success.

    If you want to see how Mitosis Technologies helps brands communicate with their audiences in a unique and crowded space, look no further than their work for CueTree. Mitosis Technologies helped them define a strategy for their audience to improve their reach.

    SERVICES
    • 40% Artificial Intelligence
    • 20% Custom Software Development
    • 20% BI & Big Data Consulting & SI
    • 20% Other

    Hyperledger Fabric

    The primary industry being OIl and Gas, this blockchain network is based upon Hyperledger. It is designed as a run ticket management for truck service requests. It will automatically generate the run ticket smart...
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    UR Allowance

    UR Allowance family smart contracts assists the parents and kids to achieve goals with the help of Blockchain and Cryptocurrency creating a sense of financial responsibility .
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    Didalio

    Didalio Accelerator is a SaaS app simplifing businesses to develop and distribute digital content via mobile devices . BCM(Business Content manager) is used by the organisation to create and send the pass to customers.
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    CueTree

    CueTree is a content management system (CMS) that acts via a cloud application supporting the creation and modification of digital content. Its acts as a bridge between multiple users connecting people in a collaborative...
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  • 17
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $5,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    50 - 249
    LOCATION:
    São Paulo, Brazil

    What do Telefonica and Honda have in common? They’ve both turned to Agence for IT staff augmentation expertise. This New York based agency has already made major waves with work for enterprise clients and startups alike.

    When Nestle launched a platform targeting their unique customers, Agence analyzed the entirety of their approach to refine their custom software, create key features and design a strategy that would bring together all elements of the client’s brand. The result was a huge success, and continues to drive progress for the brand today.

    SERVICES
    • 25% IT Staff Augmentation
    • 15% Custom Software Development
    • 15% E-Commerce Development
    • 45% Other

    Holiday Inn Talbot

    The objective of this project is to develop a mobile solution (android) to improve Talbot Hotels management of their sales executives. It will also include a web portal that will make it possible to manage information...
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    Hit List - Mobile App

    Due to resource shortage, the merger with TAM, and the steady growth of the LATAM fleet, it became necessary to create an automatic Hit List that provides a more automated way to measure aircraft quality and get the...
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  • 18
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $75,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    50 - 249
    LOCATION:
    Porto Alegre, Brazil

    This established IoT development company counts major brands among their clients. Based in Austin, Ambush brings a bright and impactful approach to each unique enterprise project they take on.

    One outdoor detection client creates products for customers around the world. They turned to Ambush for a focused strategy that would highlight their unique brand voice and audience. Ambush delivered with highly modern and striking approach focused on making an impact.

    SERVICES
    • 35% IoT Development
    • 20% Artificial Intelligence
    • 20% Product Design
    • 25% Other

    Custom Dockless Scooter Solution

    Ambush took GOAT from a dockless scooter idea to full launch in record time. Comparable solutions took other companies 6-9 months to develop. With a mission critical deadline that involved countless complex requirements...
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    AI Outdoor Human Detection System

    Client engaged Ambush in January 2017 to design and build the world’s first outdoor home protection system. Since then, Ambush has developed sensors capable of detecting humans without cameras, and continues to design...
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