From technology that enables low-energy winter heating, to turning heat waste into power, to making dangerous jobs safer for workers, startups across the country are tackling some of the world’s biggest challenges head-on in industries as diverse as advanced manufacturing, agriculture and smart devices.
As ventures continue to make their mark and transform the way we live and work, opportunities to join Canada’s innovation economy abound. Interested in taking the next step and pursuing career challenges at a startup? See this month’s tech job digest below.
What it does: Acto is disrupting how drugs and devices are brought to market by delivering field effectiveness and powerful data insights through combining micro-learning, sales enablement, video coaching and live events in a single app — thus increasing sales, driving brand alignment and reducing compliance risk.
The difference: Acto believes diverse and inclusive teams perform better. The company is an equal-opportunity employer, and is committed to working with applicants requesting various accommodations during the interview process.
Current job openings: Senior Customer Success Manager, Product Manager, Associate Product Marketing Manager, Customer Support Specialist, Implementation Specialist, Senior Manager or Director of Engineering, Solutions Expert, Application Engineer, Project Coordinator
What it does: PetalMD is a leader in the development of online management, communication and planning tools intended for physicians, helping thousands of doctors across the country create and manage their work schedules, as well as allowing them to share documents, communicate on topics of interest and access essential medical information. The company is hiring anglophones and francophones.
The perks: Home office stipend; a generous vacation policy; five personal paid days per year; complete group insurance, including dental; an annual wellness allowance.
Current job openings: Spécialiste ERP, Legal and Compliance Advisor, Directeur.trice expertise et évolution technologique, Directeur.trice du développement logiciel, Spécialiste en marketing numérique senior, Chargé de projet TI sénior, Senior DevOps Specialist, Développeur(-se) back-end sénior, Tech Lead, Scrum Master, Client Onboarding Specialist
What it does: Loopio’s RFP response software streamlines the way enterprises respond to RFPs, RFIs, and security questionnaires, making sales content accessible and enabling collaboration across the organization.
The perks: Professional mastery allowance; a MacBook laptop; monthly phone and internet allowance; work-from-home budget; Employee Resource Groups.
Current job openings: Software Developer (Team Lead), Software Developer, Services Consultant, Sales Proposal Manager, Software Development Manager (Platform), Q.A. Automation Engineer, Product Designer, Pre Sales Specialist
What it does: Plooto is a payment-management system that makes it easier, faster and cheaper for businesses to send and collect payments for their invoices.
The perks: Access to comprehensive medical and health, including 100-percent drug coverage; workplace flexibility through WFH options and generous time off (vacation and sick days); employee stock option plan.
Current job openings: Talent Acquisition Specialist, Support Specialist Client Experience, Senior Product Manager, SEO Strategist, Business Intelligence Analyst, Talent Acquisition Manager, Back-End Developer, Solution Architect, Senior DevOps Engineer
What it does: Canvass Analytics is disrupting the way industrial operational data is used to make critical business decisions via its leading-edge, A.I.-powered analytics platform, which gives plant operators predictive insights that enable autonomous operations.
The perks: Generous time off, including vacation and personal days; extended health benefits, including drug coverage, dental coverage and a Health Spending Account; flexible work policy with options to work remotely; stock options as part of your compensation.
Current job openings: Finance Manager, Marketing Campaign Specialist, Instructional Designer, Sales Account Executive, Product Marketing (Industry Lead), Account Executive, Machine Learning Engineer, Cloud Engineer
What it does: OneLocal helps businesses do more with less by leveraging its powerful, easy-to-use suite of marketing automation tools.
The difference: OneLocal has an exceptional team culture and is fast-growing. The company believes in promoting successful team members, fully remote.
Current job openings: Sales Operations, Freelance Blog Writer, Director of Marketing, Senior Product Owner, Talent Acquisition Specialist, Engineering Manager, Senior Developer, Full Stack Developer, Talent Acquisition Associate, Marketing Coordinator
What it does: Swift Medical’s wound care visualization and management software is used for more than 100,000 patient assessments a month, enabling better business outcomes for administrators, and providing patients with more immediate, informed care.
The perks: Unlimited vacation program; educational reimbursement program; competitive compensation with employee stock options; health, vision and dental benefits; healthcare spending account; WFH reimbursements.
Current job openings: iOS Engineer Level II, iOS Engineer Level III, People Partner, Executive Assistant to CEO, Full Stack Engineer Level II, Data Quality Analyst, DevOps Engineer Level I, Account Executive, Instructional Design Specialist, IT Support Analyst, Product Insights Associate, Chief Financial Officer
What it does: Klir’s integrated water regulatory solution helps the world’s utilities make water safer by gathering, monitoring and analyzing regulatory compliance data, all in one easy-to-use, web-based application.
The perks: Competitive compensation; benefits; paid time off; stock options; a supportive, accommodating and flexible work environment.
Current job openings: Cloud Infrastructure Engineer, Customer Success Manager, Product Manager, U.X./U.I. Designer, Product Marketing Manager, Demand Generation Manager, Event Marketing Manager, Junior Developer.
What it does: Ritual is a social ordering app that taps networks of co-workers and colleagues for fast and easy pick-up-and-pay at a wide variety of local restaurants and coffee shops.
The perks: Healthcare coverage from day one; flexible vacation policy; equity in the business; equipment stipends; education allowances.
Current job openings: Senior Software Engineer (Cloud), Q.A. Engineer, Senior Product Manager, Product Manager, Backend Engineer (Java), Android Engineer
What it does: Ecopia’s mission is to digitize the world using A.I. The company leverages A.I. to convert high-resolution images of the earth into high-definition vector maps. This digital representation of the real world offers unique insights for decision-making at scale.
The perks: Competitive compensation; benefits; equipment stipend; stock options; workplace accommodations.
Current job openings: Talent Acquisition Specialist, Senior Full Stack Engineer, High Performance Computing Engineering, Full Stack Engineer, Computer Vision Engineer Intern, Computer Vision Engineer, Business Development Associate, 3D Computer Vision Engineer Intern, 3D Computer Vision Engineer, Geospatial Data Associate, Content Marketer, Sales Engineer
What it does: KeyOps builds simple, transparent and collaborative tools that allow physicians to take control of their voice and share their knowledge anywhere, anytime.
The difference: This health venture attracts employees looking for meaningful work. It is a small and agile team with competitive compensation and benefits.
Current job openings: Market Research Manager (Customer Success), Business Development Representative, Full Stack Developer, Physician Marketing Manager
What it does: DNAstack creates cutting-edge software technologies that help scientists discover, access and analyze the world’s exponentially growing volumes of genomic and clinical data.
The difference: The company offers work with a passionate team of expert software developers and bioinformaticians. Work is fully remote, with opportunities to shape and influence the organization’s financial decisions.
Current job openings: Solutions Team Lead Software Development, Business Operations Associate, Experience Design Intern (U.I./U.X.), Software Project Manager, Senior Financial Analyst, Financial Analyst
What it does: Railz provides a single API to all major accounting software service providers like QuickBooks, Xero and Sage, enabling on-demand access to financial transactions, analytics, insights and reports on small-business customers.
The perks: Flexible work schedule; plenty of vacation and personal days; health spending accounts; competitive salary; benefits; equity incentives.
Current job openings: Technical Business Analyst, Product Owner (Data and Analytics), Developer Advocate, Senior DevOps/Site Reliability Engineer, Senior Back-End Software Engineer, Manager (Product Marketing), Enterprise Account Executive, Business Development Representative, Account Executive (Fintech)
What it does: BioTwin harnesses A.I., biomarkers and biometrics to create a virtual human copy, allowing early detection and prediction of diseases and innumerable simulations. The company is hiring anglophones and francophones.
The perks: Competitive compensation; employee stock options; health insurance coverage; minimum of three weeks of paid leave per year; social events for team members and their families.
Current job openings: Chargé de projets pilotes en activité physique et en bien-être; Technicien(ne) en laboratoire en Chimie analytique; Technicien(ne) de laboratoire junior; Agile Product Owner; DevOps Engineer; Full Stack Developer
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