15 growing Canadian tech startups hiring this September

15 growing Canadian tech startups hiring this September

For many, September is a month of new beginnings: back to school, end of summer and a busy recruitment season as organizations begin to map out the upcoming year and finish off any outstanding projects.

To help match hiring startups with prospects looking for jobs in tech, MaRS will be hosting a Startup Open House on September 26, an interactive evening where you can:

  • Connect with a large roster of hiring startups in the Toronto innovation ecosystem
  • Speak directly with startup founders and their teams about current career opportunities
  • Learn about some of Canada’s most innovative products
  • Get insider tips from founders about what it’s like to work at a startup

Here are some companies that will be participating at MaRS and across the city:


What they do: Based in both Toronto and Philadelphia, vivovii develops tech that helps companies switch to an agile business format and maximize team performance. Their ideal candidate is adaptable, inquisitive and open to whatever challenges may come their way.

Current job openings: Multimedia Designer, Senior Python Developer, Client Education Program Lead, Associate Research Writer, Quality Assurance Tester, Engagement Manager

Details: Learn more and apply on vivovii’s careers page.


What they do: BioRender allows people of all skill levels to create presentable, easy-to-understand science figures through their web-based platform. Employees are offered competitive salaries with high growth potential, and expect their team to be scrappy, collaborative and transparent.

Current job openings: Medical Illustrator, Growth Marketing Manager, Talent Recruiter, Product Designer, Sales Development Representative, Customer Success Manager

Details: Learn more and apply on BioRender’s careers page.


What they do: Ulula is a mobile platform that connects businesses, workers, communities and governments to reduce risk in operations and create value across global supply chains. Perks of joining their team include stock options, full benefits and competitive compensation.

Current job openings: Service Desk Analyst, Digital Marketing Specialist, Client Lead, Product Designer

Details: Learn more and apply on Ulula’s careers page.


What they do: Toronto-based Statflo provides human-to-human outreach solutions for wireless retailers. In a prime downtown location, the company offers plenty of added benefits like onsite games, snacks and regular social events.

Current job openings: Scrum Master, Customer Success Manager, Account Executive, QA Lead

Details: Learn more and apply on StatFlo’s careers page.

energyX Solutions

What they do: energyX has developed a fully automated online service which lets home and business owners assess how they use energy and learn about the actions they can take to lower energy bills.

Current job openings: Artificial Intelligence Developer, Content Specialist and Partnerships Coordinator, Sales Executive, Rails Software Engineer, Product Manager

Details: Learn more and apply on energyX’s careers page.


What they do: Financeit offers a suite of online tools that enables retailers to connect their customers to loans at the point of sale. The company offers above-and-beyond perks and benefits for employees like RRSP matching, maternity leave top-ups and onsite fitness programs.

Current job openings: Junior Merchant Underwriter, Agile Coach, Bilingual Customer Success Representative, Creative Director, Sales Manager, Vice President of Marketing

Details: Learn more and apply on Financeit’s careers page.


What they do: With offices across the country in Ottawa, Vancouver, Calgary and Toronto, the Riipen team develops a skill-building assessment platform that provides opportunities to students without specialized experience in their field, giving them potential mentorship and recommendations. Their team sees four-week vacation offerings, employee stock options, travel opportunities and extended health benefits.

Current job openings: Business Development Representative, Industry Client Success Manager, Junior Sales Development Representative, Remote Software Developer

Details: Learn more and apply on Riipen’s careers page.


What they do: Rapidly growing Wealthsimple is a robo-advisor targeted at helping millennials invest and manage their money. Among their many perks, company culture has also resulted in them being voted the Best Workplace of 2018 and winning two Webby Awards.

Current job openings: Enterprise Partnerships Project Manager, Brokerage Operations Associate, Compliance Officer, Talent Sourcer, Senior UX Researcher, Finance Intern

Details: Learn more and apply on Wealthsimple’s careers page.


What they do: Geneseeq specializes in personalized cancer care and aims to provide treatment solutions based on the combination of patients’ genes and the most up-to-date cancer knowledge base.

Current job openings: Bioinformatician, Research Scientist, Research Associate

Details: Learn more and apply on Geneseeq’s careers page.


What they do: Drop is an app for millennials looking for more rewards from their online shopping from a variety of big-name brands, including Uber, Starbucks, Best Buy, Whole Foods and Nike. Employees get a lifestyle spending account, flexible vacation, transportation stipends, catered lunches and a work-anywhere-in-the-world program.

Current job openings: Visual Designer, Business Operations and Strategy Associate, Data Analyst, Office Manager, Accountant, Customer Support Associate

Details: Learn more and apply on Drop’s careers page.

Nest Wealth

What they do: Nest Wealth is Canada’s largest independent digital wealth manager. Work in a collaborative environment, earn employee stock options and accelerate your career by joining their team. The company offers an annual education budget to its employees for continued learning opportunities, as well as stock options, catered lunches, flex hours and more.

Current job openings: Head of Growth, U.S. Sales Executive, Associate Portfolio Manager, Data Engineer, Customer Relationship Manager, Head of Direct to Consumer Product, Office Coordinator

Details: Learn more and apply on Nest Wealth’s careers page.


What they do: Rubikloud is a leading AI software company that enables retailers to make intelligent decisions using AI. Based at their waterfront-view Toronto office, employees see daily catered lunches, parental leave top-up and personal development budget to grow their career.

Current job openings: Product Engineering Manager, Director of Client Success, Junior Graphic Designer, Marketing Content Manager, Data Scientist, Senior Data Analyst, Infrastructure Engineer

Details: Learn more and apply on Rubikloud’s careers page.


What they do: Sensibill is a receipt management solution designed to meet the needs of freelancers and small business owners. Working out of a modern office in Toronto, employees get benefits like education reimbursements, healthy office snacks and family assistance plans.

Current job openings: Technical Writer, Communications Intern, Pre-Sales Engineer, Mobile Integration Consultant, iOS Developer, Content Marketing Manager, Talent Acquisition Coordinator

Details: Learn more and apply on Sensibill’s careers page.


What they do: Wattpad is an online story-sharing community for both up-and-coming and established writers. Employees get equity options, free transit passes and full health benefits.

Current job openings: Remote Freelance Designer, Community Support Associate, Technical Project Manager, Android Developer

Details: Learn more and apply on Wattpad’s careers page.

Swift Medical

What they do: Swift Medical develops a digital wound care solution that allows for highly precise wound and skin assessment simply by using the camera on any smartphone. Their team works to improve both the lives of patients and practitioners.

Current job openings: Intermediate Full Stack Developer, Senior iOS Engineer, DevOps Manager

Details: Learn more and apply on Swift Medical’s careers page.


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