15 tech startups with hundreds of job openings this August

15 tech startups with hundreds of job openings this August

People at all levels of seniority can take advantage of the surge in jobs across Canada right now.

There’s a hiring spree happening across Canadian tech startups, as many companies look to staff up this fall. Whether you’re looking to develop life-changing technologies, help improve supply chains or build workplace food programs, there is a broad range of industries looking for talented, driven candidates.

Browse some of the highlighted role below and view even more openings on the MaRS Tech Job Board:


Joyride Technologies

What it does: Based in Toronto, Joyride is a global bike and scooter-share platform that allows companies to white label their operating system to launch fleets, run custom-branded app experiences and more. The company recently announced a U.S.$3.7-million raise to expand into new markets.

The perks: Joyride offers job candidates the opportunity to be on the forefront of the micro-mobility trend and work with a motivated team.

Current job openings: Technical Writer, Quality Assurance Engineer, Growth Marketing and Analytics Manager, DevOps Site Reliability Engineer, Academy Manager, Customer Support Specialist, Account Executive, Content Specialist, Product Designer

Learn more and apply.



What it does: Vancouver-based Dooly saves employers time and resources through its automated CRM efficiency tool. The startup raised $80 million earlier this year to help continue development of their product.

The perks: “Dooligans” strive to be purposeful, ambitious and curious — and management keeps them happy through prioritizing wellness, growth and culture.

Current job openings: People and Culture Coordinator, Senior Back-End Engineer, Head of Growth Marketing, Demand Generation Manager, Sales Development Representative, Front End Developer, Full-Stack Engineer

Learn more and apply.



What it does: Based in Quebec City, XpertSea builds AI and ML based technologies that make the aquaculture supply chain more profitable and sustainable, from hatcheries to farms and research centres.

The perks: Employees at XpertSea enjoy flexible work location and hours, generous vacation time, extensive health coverage and social perks.

Current job openings: DevOps Specialist, Engineering Team Lead, Full-Stack Developer, Senior Product Designer, Senior Product Manager

Learn more and apply.


Clir Renewables

What it does: Clir Renewables, a software company based in Vancouver focused on renewable energy optimization and reporting, currently has openings in Vancouver, Glasgow and Madrid.

The perks: Clir offers its team medical and dental coverage, professional development benefits, and mentorship-focused team structures for skill building opportunities.

Current job openings: Wind Turbine Loads Engineer, Co-op Software Developer, Head of Business Development, Product Marketing Manager, Intermediate Software Developer, Technical Project Support, Content Writer, general call for applications

Learn more and apply.



What it does: IDENTOS is a digital identity and access management startup working to create safe and accessible online experiences.

The perks: Salaries are stated in job listings, plus the company provides a clear outline of working hour expectations and benefits, such as vision care, stock options, employee assistance programs and dental.

Current job openings: iOS Developer, Front End Developer, Engineering Manager, Senior Software Developer

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What it does: Kitchener-based Bridgit develops real-time project management apps for construction sites.

The perks: Bridgit offers employees work flexibility, competitive salaries, unlimited vacations and four-hour Fridays.

Current job openings: Talent Acquisition Specialist, Executive Assistant, Integration Solutions Specialist, Director of Revenue Operations, Marketing Operations Manager

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Synaptive Medical

What it does: Synaptive is a leader in automation and robotics, developing a suite of medical imaging products and image-guided neurosurgery tools to increase precision.

The perks: Employees receive extended health benefits, a healthcare spending account, free snacks in the kitchen when in-office and flexible working hours to accommodate team schedules.

Current job openings: Biomedical Field Support Engineer, Human Resources Generalist, Clinical Applications Specialist, Service Training Specialist, Manufacturing Process Engineer, Accounts Payable Administrator, Technical Support Analyst

Learn more and apply.



What it does: Waterloo-based Axonify is a learning software platform that helps businesses meet their employee training goals. Its leadership team works to improve workplace culture and responsibility, including launching an intentional diversity and inclusion strategy last year.

The perks: The team at Axonify sees generous benefits and competitive salaries alongside continuous learning opportunities and a highly social environment.

Current job openings: Revenue Operations Manager, Enterprise Sales Executive, Account Representative, Senior Product Manager

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What it does: Toronto-based startup Thriver offers flexible food programs and virtual experiences to organizations looking to engage employees, working with big-name companies including Shopify, PayPal, Lyft and Amazon. Formerly known as Platterz, the company underwent a massive rebrand last year following a $43.8-million raise and is expanding its team.

The perks: Employees at Thriver receive a range of benefits from health coverage to stock options and summer hours.

Current job openings: Senior Quality Assurance Analyst, Senior Product Designer, Supply Acquisition Representative, Senior Backend Software Engineer

Learn more and apply.



What it does: Located on Toronto’s waterfront, Ecobee helps millions of people save energy and money through its smart Wi-Fi–enabled thermostat. Read more about how their smart thermostat can benefit your hydro bills.

The perks: Ecobee offers stock options, volunteer programs, demo days and full health benefits to their team.

Current job openings: Supply Chain Manager, Group Product Manager, Director of Strategic Analytics, iOS Developer, Manufacturing Engineer, Technical Support Specialist, Beta Program Manager, Senior PCB Layout Engineer, Channel Marketing Specialist

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Finn AI

What it does: With offices in Vancouver and Toronto, Finn AI builds a conversational AI tool for financial institutions to easily converse and communicate with their customers.

The perks: Self-proclaimed “Finnians” are offered competitive salaries, comprehensive health, dental and vision benefits, stock options and a highly social environment.

Current job openings: Director of Customer Success, Customer Translation and Interpretation Support Contractor (Spanish), Customer Success Manager

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Perpetua Labs

What it does: Perpetua uses AI to help businesses, such as Huggies, Crocs and Kleenex, gain traction and sales through Amazon’s e-commerce platform. While its headquarters are in San Francisco, they are currently hiring several roles in Toronto.

The perks: Working at Perpetua means getting equity in a promising early-stage company, a full benefits package, flexible time off and regular catered lunches when in-office.

Current job openings: Ecommerce Associate, Operations and Customer Experience, Strategic Partner Manager, Backend Software Engineer, Account Executive, Business Development Representative, Head of Enterprise Sales, Vice President of Customer Success

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What it does: Flinks allows businesses to connect users’ bank accounts with financial services and gain financial insights for their core audiences.

The perks: Flinks believe in challenges over perks — while it does offer standard a benefits package, the company lists its career growth opportunities and an intrapreneurial environment as its key selling points.

Current job openings: AI Labeller, Data Science Intern, Reliability Full Stack Developer, DevOps Specialist, Relationship Manager, Sales Specialist, Technical Account Manager, Senior Product Designer, Post-production Engineer

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What it does: RateHub.ca, a comparison platform for financial services such as credit cards, mortgages and insurance, currently has openings in Ottawa, Kingston and Toronto. Founders Alyssa Furtado and James Laird were listed as some of Canada’s most promising economic stars in the MaRS Momentum program earlier this year.

The perks: RateHub.ca offers its employees competitive salaries, comprehensive health benefits and flexible working hours.

Current job openings: Junior Finance Associate, Personal Insurance Sales Broker, Product Designer, DevOps Engineer, Data Engineer, Content Writer, Business Analyst, Intermediate Software Engineer

Learn more and apply.


Fiix Software

What it does: Based in Toronto, Fiix is the first open computerized maintenance management system (CMMS) platform that mixes innovative technology with a focus on partnering with customers to make buying, implementing and using maintenance software easier.

The perks: Employees at Fiix receive full benefits packages, parental leave top-up and community volunteering opportunities.

Current job openings: Vice President of Product, SQL Report Bulder, Senior Manager of Channel Marketing, Regional Business Leads, Talent Acquisition Specialist, Junior Java Developer, QA Engineer, Full Stack Developer, Product Manager, Customer Success Manager

Learn more and apply.


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