Google is the best technology employer in Brazil, according to the annual ranking published by the institute Great Place to Work (GPTW).

The list ranks Google as the best IT employer in Brazil for the third year running, with software development firm Dextra as the second best workplace in the country.

Dextra is followed by Brazilian document management firm Acesso Digital, which came down one position in relation to last yearand was placed as the third best tech company to work for in the country.

Other companies that have also made it to the top 10 employers in the Brazilian technology sector are Dell, SAP, VMware, PromonLogicalis and Sabre.

Further down the list, other large international organizations that have also appeared on the list include Cisco (11th position in the ranking), HSBC Global Technology (40th), Oracle (41st), Teleperformance (53rd) and Symantec (56th).

The GPTW research that produced the ranking included 251 companies throughout Brazil, with a total employee base of more than 202,000 people.