If California is a hub for tech companies, Louisiana may well be a hub for companies and industries being transformed by technology, and they’re all hiring. In the energy sector alone, companies across four of the leading renewable energy technology categories will need to grow their workforce by 45 percent by 2030. Even traditional oil and gas companies are doubling down on technology hires to address efficiency, safety, and their carbon footprint.
Software engineers will play a pivotal role in an ongoing economic expansion backed by $20.7 billion in state investments. The state is already ranked among the top places in the country for software engineering job opportunities, making it an excellent place to gain an education and launch a lucrative career.