Feb 21, 2023
As we charge into March, the longer days are a clear sign that here in Ottawa that we’re edging a little closer to the warm summer months.
But the arrival of the new month isn’t only a sign that spring in the capital isn’t too far away, it also means it’s time to share our monthly list of opportunities with hiring tech companies here in Ottawa.
So, continue below to learn what these tech companies are all about, and explore open opportunities to join their team here in Ottawa.
Take the next step in your tech career and apply today.
If you consider yourself a tech innovator and a thought disruptor, you might be a good fit for a career at Ciena. As a telecommunications leader, Ciena provides services and products to help power digital interactions such as calling, video chatting and text. Ciena also made Glassdoor’s Best Places to Work in Canada list for 2023, a list of 25 top-ranked employers based on feedback from the Canadian workforce.
As an employee of Ciena, you can enjoy a diverse workplace that takes a people-centred approach first. Employees are also offered extensive health and dental benefits, competitive PTO, flexible hours, professional development and global wellbeing programs and a competitive salary.
DistillerSR Inc. is the market leader in AI-enabled literature review automation software and creator of DistillerSR™. Behind every innovative new medical device, new healthcare policy, and research into new treatments, there’s a literature review. DistillerSR Inc. is on a mission to help its customers around the world deliver better research through its namesake literature review platform DistillerSR™.
At DistillerSR Inc., every employee can play a critical role in changing how its customers conduct research, as part of an amazing team of passionate people. Team members receive full benefits from day one and are offered remote work options and flexible work hours, education and fitness reimbursement, career growth opportunities and great culture.
If you’re looking to get back to a collaborative, in-person environment, Gadget may be the place for you. They’ve been able to build a positive environment that people want to be a part of, at their beautiful office in Chinatown. As an
employee, your benefits start on day one, and you’ll also enjoy flexible time off, stock options, lunches, snacks, lifestyle and healthcare spending allowances and much more!
Gastops is an Ottawa-based critical equipment intelligence technology company dedicated to providing equipment health management solutions for the aviation, energy, marine, industrial and transportation industries. Gastops designs, manufactures and supports sensing and analysis products for advanced equipment, including on-line oil debris sensors, torque measurement sensors, turbine blade health sensors, and at-line oil analysis systems. Notably, it has contributed over 3,500 engine sensors to the F-35 Lightning program, the most advanced fighter jet in the world.
Gastops offers employee ownership options to team members, as well as performance-based bonuses and industry-standard medical and dental benefits. It also emphasizes professional development as a perk, as it offers dozens of training courses for employees annually and encourages employees to have a say in the company by empowering them to pitch ideas on the future of the company to a quarterly innovation committee.
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Kinaxis provides cloud-based supply chain management (SCM) software to companies of all sizes, including Ford, Unilever and Schneider Electric. The company recently moved into its new 160,000-square-foot Ottawa office and is growing thanks to increased demand from companies looking for solutions to help create agility across their supply chain. If you’re a hockey fan, look for the Kinaxis logo on the Ottawa Senators’ helmets when they hit the road, as the company recently announced they will sponsor the team through the 2024-25 season, as part of a commitment to supporting the community.
With offices in Canada, USA, India, Japan, and more, Kinaxis is truly a global team focused on sustainability, personal development and giving back to the community. Aside from an office here in Ottawa that features a sound stage with local and touring acts invited monthly, a full-service cafeteria, fitness centre, rooftop patio, and even an arcade, Kinaxis offers a company bonus plan, employee share purchase plan, competitive pay and unlimited vacation, as well as health, wellness and social programs.
Nokia Canada provides connectivity solutions for major Canadian industries and infrastructure, including transportation, smart cities, utilities, government services and more. Nokia Canada is also the lead supplier to Canada’s major telecommunication carriers, including 5G radio and core, fibre-to-the-home, IP routing, optical networks, cyber security, submarine cable, and network management software. Recently, Nokia announced plans to build a sustainable R&D hub in Ottawa, adding 340 jobs to the local workforce and expanding Nokia’s capacity in next-generation information and communications technology (ICT) and cyber security innovation.
Team members at Nokia have the opportunity to be part of an inclusive culture where people thrive and are empowered to share their ideas. The company highlights flexible and hybrid work options for team members, as well as continuous learning opportunities, mental and physical well-being programs and support, employee resource groups, and mentorship programs.
Originally founded by a group of veterans from the video game industry in 2009, Snowed in Studios is a game and interactive media development studio. The company develops for a variety of platforms from consoles, mobile devices and tablets to proprietary hardware and highlights experience in developing interactive museum exhibits, touch/gesture-controlled software, training software, graphic visualizations and more.
Recently recognized as one of the Top 10 Places to Work in Ottawa and one of the Best Places to Work in Canada by gamesindustry.biz, joining the team means enjoying a variety of work, the opportunity to work on triple-A titles, a relaxed atmosphere and work-life balance.
Team members (Snowmies) are also offered a comprehensive befits package including dental care, health care, vision care, long-term disability, physio and massage coverage, as well as generous compensation, RRSP matching and employee stock purchase programs and financial assistance to help with relocation to Ottawa.
Solink is a leader in providing cloud video surveillance systems for restaurants, retailers and financial organizations. Solink’s video surveillance software connects security footage with POS data and creates a dashboard of analytics and searchable moments. Join Solink to develop and implement business operations, security and loss prevention strategies for global brands including Panasonic, SAP, Shopify, Tyco, Microsoft Dynamics and many more.
Employees at Solink enjoy a great health and leisure benefits package, subsidized gym memberships, flexible work hours, employee stock options, team and social events and on-site snacks and games room.
thinkRF provides leading-edge, software-defined radio technologies covering a broad frequency range and bandwidth with the best possible price to performance. thinkRF solutions are the only compact and networkable platforms that can be deployed remotely without a local PC, and monitor in multiple locations. Are you a professional in RF, cloud, software, or project management? Join thinkRF to revolutionize RF monitoring and intelligence for a future in 5G.
Employees at thinkRF enjoy medical, dental and vision benefits, a generous time off program and flexible hours with opportunities to continue learning and development.
Originally founded in 1977 by a group of RCMP employees, Ottawa-based public safety software provider Versaterm is shaping the future of safer communities by providing dispatch software and records management services to first responders throughout Canada and the U.S. Since 2020, the company has been busy growing through strategic acquisitions, and recently acquired California-based Visual Labs to add to its emergency management offerings.
Versaterm offers flexible work options and highlights a diverse and inclusive environment where team members have the opportunity to work collaboratively doing meaningful work. The company also offers modern healthcare options, paid time off, growth and learning opportunities as well as competitive compensation.
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