12 Top Tech Companies in Melbourne

Melbourne has become one of Australia’s main hubs for tech jobs.

Written by Margo Steines
12 Top Tech Companies in Melbourne
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Margo Steines | May 28, 2024

Australia’s tech workforce has been growing. Nationwide, the number of workers topped 900,000 and is expected to continue climbing. Melbourne, the capital of the Australian state of Victoria, is one of the main hubs where the country’s tech jobs are clustered. The following tech companies in Melbourne are helping the sector thrive.

Top Tech Companies in Melbourne

  • monday.com
  • ThousandEyes
  • Udemy
  • Cash App
  • TikTok
  • SmartBear
  • Xero
  • Airwallex


Top Tech Companies in Melbourne

The Kraft Heinz Company has a global portfolio of food and beverage brands, and its offerings in Australia include beverages through Original Juice Co. and Golden Circle, which provides consumers with juice and canned fruit. Kraft Heinz established its Australia headquarters in Melbourne.


Consumers around the world use Trustpilot’s online platform to post and read reviews for businesses like furniture stores, car dealerships, banks, insurance agencies, clothing retailers, gyms and travel agencies. Trustpilot also offers tools business can use to build an online presence that’s optimized to attract and retain customers. The company’s international operations extend to Australia with a Melbourne office that’s hiring for positions on its customer success team.


Motorola Solutions offers safety and security technology solutions that range from emergency call management software to video security systems and two-way radios. Its products support thousands of customers across more than 100 countries, enabling collaborative and efficient operations in industries such as education, healthcare, corrections, law enforcement, logistics and utilities.



Multinational food and beverage tech company Mondelez International makes snack foods, including many iconic and well-known brands like Oreo, Cadbury Dairy Milk, Sour Patch Kids and Trident gum. It’s one of Australia’s biggest food manufacturers, with roughly 2,000 local employees and a corporate headquarters location in Melbourne.


From small businesses and nonprofits to major enterprises, monday.com offers software solutions that can be applied to improve productivity for companies across a broad array of industries. Its customizable customer relationship management, or CRM, platform, for example, can cover sales team functions including lead capturing, customer onboarding and maintaining contact and account information.


ThousandEyes makes digital experience monitoring tech for IT networks. Its platform offers real-time reporting and analysis on the health of a network and its digital ecosystem, focusing on performance and areas for troubleshooting. Insights are delivered along with workflows, automations and visibility options that allow IT teams to make adjustments for improved network function.


Udemy’s virtual course marketplace allows creators and area experts to offer and promote curricula in tech, business, leadership, creative and other corporate skill areas. Popular for its coding courses as well as for niche business classes, the company has served 64 million learners across multiple languages.


Cash App is a financial services platform that allows users to send money back and forth, using partner banking institutions to facilitate the transfers. Users can send and receive money with just a mobile phone in what are known as peer-to-peer transactions and can maintain anonymity from each other within those transactions.


With over 1 billion active users each month, short-form global video hosting platform TikTok has sought to bring rapid change to the social media and influencer marketing landscape since its inception in 2016. Users can create and upload videos, amass followers and promote product partnerships with their content, making TikTok a rich channel for digital marketing campaigns. 

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SmartBear is an IT company that focuses on automation, performance testing, code review, open-source tools and API lifecycle management for software. The company says software professionals and companies in 194 different countries use its tools to ensure they’re able to deliver top quality software products.


Xero is a cloud-based accounting software marketed to small businesses. Billed as more flexible and less clunky than small-biz versions of software created for enterprise clients, the company says its product can be customized through app integrations and is set up for expense reporting, bill pay, tracking inventory and syncing with banks and payroll. 


Airwallex is a financial SaaS company geared toward global businesses. It offers a range of services that include global accounts, monetary transfers, payment links, expense management and borderless cards, which are multi-currency credit cards optimized for international transactions. Airwallex also provides embedded financial products for uses like integrating banking and payment solutions into customer platforms.

Rose Velazquez contributed reporting to this story.

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