A year ago, I was going to graduate from my graduate study in Seoul National University of Science and Technology (Seoultech). For several reasons, I wanted to stay longer in (South) Korea after graduated. The most important reason was because I wanted to get married soon, and my fiance
(actually we weren’t engaged yet) was still studying in Korea too. My parents and I believed that long distance relationship after marriage was a very bad idea.
Looking for a job in Korea was not easy. My professor said so too. I tried to apply to many companies, most of them did not even reply anything. In the end, the one invited me to an interview was a start-up company located in Paju city, a small city near Seoul. The company mainly works in software area, while I was more a hardware fresh-graduate engineer. The interview was going well, as well as the programming test. They decided to hire me and would help me regarding the VISA issuance. Continue reading