Working remotely has become mainstream for tech companies. Professionals are no longer seeing remote work as an abnormal or eccentric thing but they are embracing it into their company culture. This is not surprising at all since team management tools, time tracking tools and communication tools are developing features which make managing remote workers a whole lot easier. Also, there are tons of success stories of companies like Buffer, Toggl and of course, Teamweek going full remotely and never looking back.
There are quite a few tech companies that are hiring remotely but we hand picked our favorite ones.
By now you probably know who Toggl is and what they do. They were established on the market as the best time management tool and they take pride in their remote culture. We would know that since Teamweek used to be a Toggl product. If you’re looking for a remote job, keep an eye on their jobs page.
For those three people who don’t know what InVision is yet, InVision gives teams the freedom to design, review, and user test products—all without a single line of code.They are an awesome company (that we are featuring in volume three of the blueprint, so keep an eye on it) that we look up too and we use their product religiously. They plan on expanding their team an all verticals so you will most likely find a remote job suited for you.
Although Buffer isn’t currently looking for new employees, they are known for nurturing a remote company culture, and they are a really fun company to work for. You can read their company blog to find out more about them and how they build trust on a fully remote team.
Although Adobe isn’t known as a remote company, they do have quite a few remote jobs. At the moment, on Remote.com, you can find about 36 remote jobs available for Adobe.
I’m not a Mozilla user myself (although I consider switching every time I see how much CPU Chrome uses) I admire their company culture. It’s definitely not easy to have remote workers when you are at their level. So if you want to work for a cool company like Mozilla, the have available positions such as Senior Data Engineer, Security Engineer, Product Data Scientist, and Internet Policy Manager.
The US based E-commerce giant has offices in Ottawa, Toronto, Montreal, Waterloo, and San Francisco, but they also have employees working remotely in cities across the globe. Shopify was named the #1 Best Place to Work in Canada for 2017 by Glassdoor. Unlike most workplace awards, this award is based solely on feedback from employees over the past year.
I didn’t know that WordPress is hiring remotely until I read this article about them closing its gorgeous San Francisco office because people didn’t show up to work. Automattic, the company that owns WordPress, has employees all around the world and they encourage them to go remotely. Right now they are hiring in every field they have so you might find your next job there.
Bonus: If you are looking for a job, you might find some decent opportunities on Hundred5’s job board. They are a new recruiting platform created by our previous CEO and I definitely recommend checking them out.