Summer’s a terrific time to set on a new adventure. And there are many Canadian startups hiring this month, all from sectors as diverse as dairy farming, personal finances and content creation.
If you’re ready to set foot, here are 13 startups hiring in June.
What it does: This Toronto-based company is charting the world — including the first comprehensive, digital map of Sub-Saharan Africa — using A.I. The company converts high-resolution images of the planet into H.D. vector maps. Ecopia recently partnered with Snap Inc. to create high-precision 3D vector mapping data.
The perks: Ecopia employees get great health benefits for themselves and their families, and receive access to a stocked kitchen with unlimited coffee, tea and snacks.
Current openings: Senior Full-stack Engineer, Mobile Deep Learning Engineer, Full-stack Engineer, AWS Cloud Security Architect, Senior Financial Analyst, Digital Content Creator, Business Development Associate (Insurance), 3D Computer Vision Engineer (Co-op), Senior 3D Computer Vision Engineer
What it does: League has created the leading hub for individuals to find, understand and use health-benefit programs — all of it personalized and data-driven.
The perks: League employees can work remotely anywhere in the world, get a lifestyle spending account, a learning spending account, stock options, unlimited time off, and mental-health days.
Current openings: There are over 206 openings, many of which are remote, including: Product Designer — Profile (Remote), Product Designer — Journey (Remote), Lead Brand Designer (Remote), Design Researcher (Remote), Lifecycle Marketing Specialist (Remote)
What it does: This company makes insurance cheaper and easier to navigate. PolicyMe provides a platform for users to get customized life-insurance advice in five minutes, free of charge.
The perks: PolicyMe employees have access to four weeks’ vacation and personal days, highly competitive salaries, access to an annual Health Spend Account, and resources to aid professional development.
Current openings: Bilingual Copywriter (Remote), Bilingual Licensed Life Insurance Advisor (Remote), Junior Software Engineer (Remote), Intermediate Software Engineer (Remote), Senior Software Engineer (Remote), Senior Product Manager Remote), Growth Marketing Specialist — Paid Social (Remote)
What it does: This Fredericton-based startup connects dairy farmers with milk-quality indicators that are the most relevant to their production. SomaDetect’s technology allows for in-line measurements of critical dairy-quality indicators (like fat content) from individual cows at every milking.
The perks: The company offers remote opportunities, flexible work schedules and time off for volunteering.
Current openings: Data Science/Machine Learning Manager, Software Development Manager, Software Engineer, M.L. Developer, Data Scientist, Farm Specialist — Sales, Business Analyst — Strategic Initiatives, Customer Success Specialist, Software Engineer
What it does: This Toronto-based company is an information security firm that provides services and training to security-conscious companies.
The perks: Security Compass employees get unlimited paid time off, the ability to work remotely, a hybrid working model, and flexible work hours.
Current openings: Content Security Researcher — Application Security, Technical Product Manager, Senior Software Engineer, Campaign Engineer, People and Culture (H.R.) Partner, Global V.P. — Channel Sales, Software Engineer, Enterprise Customer Success Manager, Principal Security Consultant (Offensive Security), Enterprise Account Executive, Senior DevOps Software Engineer
What it does: Thriver improves workplaces by providing a marketplace for discovering, booking and managing company-culture services.
The perks: Thriver employees have flexible working conditions, parental leave, healthcare and equity benefits, company meals and access to events.
Current openings: Quality Assurance Analyst, Front-end Software Engineer, Back-end Software Engineer, Part-time On-site Catering Coordinator, Marketing Automation Manager, Customer Success Coordinator, Senior Product Designer, Senior Quality Assurance Analyst, Senior Front-end Software Engineer, Senior Back-end Software Engineer, Customer Support Associate, Brand Designer
What it does: This Vancouver-based company aims to close the skills gap and end underemployment. Riipen’s experiential-learning platform connects users in need of learning opportunities with companies in need of help. RBC Future Launch recently paired with Riipen to deliver 10,000 work-integrated learning experiences at 30 post-secondary institutions in Canada.
The perks: Riipen has a remote-first organization, with a majority of its employees working from their home offices across the country. To support employees’ remote work set-ups, the company provides a quarterly WFH stipend.
Current openings: Account Manager — Academic Accounts — Saskatoon (Remote), Account Manager — Academic Accounts — Calgary/Edmonton (Remote), Account Manager — Academic Accounts — Vancouver (Remote), V.P. — Marketing (Remote), Senior Ruby on Rails Software Developer (Remote), Experienced U.X./.U.I. Designer (Remote), Project Manager (Remote), Senior Manager — Partnership Development — U.S.-based (Remote)
What it does: Flexiti Financial provides a point-of-sale financing platform which can be used like a credit card. The company’s tech includes instant POS financing, quick credit approval, longer payment terms, and revolving credit, which enables retailers to increase their bottom lines.
The perks: Flexiti Financial offers employees a comprehensive benefits plan, fun activities like yoga and potlucks, as well as a flexible WFH culture.
Current openings: There are currently 42 openings at Flexiti Financial including Implementation Specialist, Senior Reporting Analyst, Operations, Senior Analyst, Non-Risk Management, Senior Reporting Analyst- Financial Analytics, Legal Assistant and Workforce Scheduling Analyst
What it does: Based in Vancouver, VoPay allows users to send money online internationally with mid-market rates and low fees.
The perks: Benefits for VoPay employees include flexible working hours, a fitness centre, and unlimited food and snacks.
Current openings: Product Specialist — Fintech— (Full time), Executive Assistant — On site (Full time), Pre-sales Engineer (Full-Time), Client Success Manager (Full time)
What it does: This Calgary-based startup builds solutions for complex wastewater challenges using proprietary membrane technology. Swirltex was recently awarded a $3-million project with ARC Resources Ltd.
The perks: Swirltex employees get to work for a high-growth, values-based startup that is helping overcome the world’s water-shortage crisis.
Current openings: Marketing Intern, Senior Process Engineer, Senior Mechanical Engineer, Junior R&D Engineer, Junior Process Engineer-in-training, Intermediate Process Engineer, Intermediate Mechanical Engineer, Industrial Sales Manager, Applications Engineer
What it does: Wattpad is a global multi-platform entertainment company that uses the power of community and technology to enable the creation and distribution of content across a number of platforms. The flagship app, Wattpad, is home to more than 90 million users who spend over 23 billion minutes per month engaged by original stories. Wattpad is headquartered in Toronto, but is hiring all across the country.
The perks: Wattpad offers employees health benefits, generous vacation, parental leave top up, a monthly home-office allowance, choice of hardware, flexible hours and remote-work options.
Current openings: Senior Data Scientist, Platform Engineer, Senior Data Engineer, Senior Platform Engineer, Senior User Experience Researcher, Technical Project Manager, Senior Product Experience Designer — Design Systems, Creator Specialist — Operations — Graphic Novel, Machine Learning Engineer, Backend Engineer, Entrepreneurial Mobile Engineer, Senior Software Engineer — Machine Learning Platform, Senior Android Engineer
What it does: While not a startup, CCRM is a non-profit organization and essential partner in Canada’s startup community. It supports the development and commercialization of regenerative medicines and associated technologies, with a particular focus on cell and gene therapy.
The perks: Employees at CCRM are offered professional training and development, benefits packages, social events and generous vacation days.
Current openings: OmniaBio — Manager — Human Resources, Laboratory Technician, Sterility Assurance Associate I, Operations Manager, Development Manager, Director — Regulatory Affairs and CMC, Commercial Operations Manager, Quality Assurance Associate II, Senior Systems and Data Analyst