Whether you’re looking to land your first job in tech or take the next step in your career, there are opportunities with Canadian startups working in innovative industries like cleantech, healthcare, fintech and software. Many companies offer remote or hybrid work as well as a host of other benefits.
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What it does: Acerta is a Kitchener-based company that uses AI and machine learning to transform manufacturing data into insights that improve business processes.
The perks: Health coverage, company socials, flexible work environment, dog-friendly office and quiet room.
Current openings: Senior SRE, Sales Development Representative, Sales Architect (SaaS), Account Executive (Spanish fluency).
What it does: GBatteries in Ottawa is pioneering ultra-fast charging for lithium-ion batteries without compromising battery life, chemistry or manufacturing process.
The perks: Paid vacation time, insurance, unlimited sick days, office setup budget and company closure for the holidays.
Current openings: Battery Research Scientist, Senior Hardware Developer, Power Electronics Developer.
What it does: Fiix’s cloud-based platform helps companies schedule, organize and track maintenance. Its software uses artificial intelligence to provide insights to help companies modernize their maintenance processes.
The perks: Extended health benefits, vacation and flex hours, parental leave top-ups, education reimbursements and opportunities to work anywhere in the world.
Current openings: Many current openings, including Revenue Operations Co-op/Intern, Customer Operations Co-op/Intern, and Salesforce Administrator.
What it does: Promise Robotics is helping make construction more sustainable and affordable by leveraging efficiencies of AI, robotics and other industrialized automation technologies.
The perks: Stock options, a health spending account, hybrid work, flexible hours and a home office allowance.
Current openings: Mechanical Engineer, Senior Software Developer.
What it does: Pulsenics provides a real-time system for monitoring and controlling industrial electrochemical systems.
Current openings: Embedded Software/Firmware Developer, Hardware Design Engineer, Business Development Representative, Field Application Engineer.
What it does: Based in Montreal, Vention enables their manufacturing clients to design, program and commission automated equipment from their web browser. It is used in more than 2,000 factories across five continents.
The perks: Flexible working schedule, comprehensive health plan, competitive compensation, monthly company-sponsored events, four weeks of vacation and complimentary drinks and snacks when working in-office.
Current openings: Numerous openings, including DevOps Engineer, Business Advisor, Gestionnaire de déploiement and Conseiller commercial.
What it does: This Montreal-based company provides entrepreneurs with a comprehensive list of grants, tax credits, loans and other sources of funding in Quebec and Ontario. Plus, funders can add their programs to the database to increase their visibility.
The perks: Monthly team events and a kitchen stocked with snacks and drinks.
Current openings: Senior PHP Software Developer, Business Development, Funding Analyst.
What it does: KOHO is a fintech company with an app-based banking platform that makes expands access to financial services.
The perks: Generous PTO, vacation, a lifestyle spending account, a remote-first workplace with $1,000 for home office supplies, access to an in-house performance coach, salary assessments twice a year and an annual training allowance.
Current openings: Numerous openings, including Executive Assistant (Contract), Chef du marketing, Head of People and Culture, and Cybersecurity Operations Lead.
What it does: NorthOne provides a business deposit account that helps owners cut down on administrative time and fees.
The perks: Unlimited vacation time, learning opportunities, flexible hours, health and dental benefits.
Current openings: Senior Software Engineer (Frontend), Compliance Lead, Associate (Customer Experience), Engineering Manager, Marketing Coordinator.
What it does: RemitBee is an online money transfer platform that can move money between currencies and countries without expensive fees or wait times.
The perks: Company-provided tech, growth and leadership opportunities, life insurance, dental coverage and an expansive health package that includes massages.
Current openings: QA Automation Engineer, Growth Marketer, Backend Developer, Full Stack Developer.
What it does: Inagene is a pharmacogenetics company that created the most comprehensive DNA test to guide patients through the treatment and medications that could work best for them.
The perks: Dental care, flexible work schedule, paid time off, vision care and work from home environment.
Current openings: Senior Account Executive
What it does: Based in Quebec City, Petal MD develops online management, communication and planning tools for physicians.
The perks: $1,000 for remote work set-up, four-to-six weeks of vacation a year, annual wellness allowance and flexible hours.
Current openings: Numerous openings including Senior Account Executive (B.C.), Développeur sénior (Ruby on Rails), and Chef de produit.
What it does: Limelight’s tech creates immersive branded experiences and measures engagement and interaction.
The perks: Hybrid work model, flexible hours and team-driven personal development opportunities.
Current openings: Customer Success Manager, Customer Success Coordinator, Senior Product Manager, Account Executive.
What it does: Thriver fuels workplaces by providing a marketplace for discovering, booking and managing workplace culture services.
The perks: Flexible working conditions, parental leave, equity benefits, company meals and events and healthcare benefits.
Current openings: Customer Success Coordinator, Director of Sales, Sales Manager, Senior Financial Analyst.
What it does: Based in Vancouver, Trulioo provides electronic identity and address verification that helps businesses verify who is accessing their website or app.
The perks: Paid wellness days, personal education budget and the ability to work anywhere in the world for up to two weeks per year.
Current openings: Numerous openings including Content Marketing Copywriter, Legal Counsel and Demand Generation Manager.
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