16 Canadian tech startups with job openings this April

16 Canadian tech startups with job openings this April

Enhance the lives of cancer patients, reduce greenhouse gas emissions and find new ways to make positive contributions through your work at one of these startups.

Startups across Canada are hiring in roles of all levels right now. Whether you’re looking to lead an engineering team or trying to find an entry-level position at a tech company, there are dozens of positions currently open.


What it does: With openings in Montreal, Calgary, Toronto and the U.S., Boast.AI runs an automated R&D tax credit software that helps companies maximize returns while cutting down on time spent completing complicated paperwork. The company recently secured $100 million to build out a new loan offering.

The perks: Boast offers a flexible work culture to fit their employees’ needs, generous vacation time and provides professional learning opportunities for career growth within your role.

Current job openings: Tableau Developer, Chief Technology Officer, Director of Alliances and Partnerships, Junior Recruiter, Technical Writer, Technical Project Manager, Full Stack Developer, Data Engineer, Machine Learning Engineer

Learn more and apply.



What it does: Litmus builds an email marketing tool that simplifies the creation and approval process of marketing materials, working with such big-name companies as Monster, Samsung and Zendesk.

The perks: Litmus has a generous and unique package of benefits for its employees, including everything from 28 vacation days to training classes, Spotify premium access and RRSP matching.

Current job openings: Java Software Engineer, Application Engineer, Technical Writer, Business Development Representative, Sales Engineer, Senior Front-End Developer

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What it does: Toronto-based Gatik is an autonomous vehicle startup focused on short-haul trips, helping retailers move goods from distribution centres to retailers.

The perks: Working for Gatik means comprehensive medical, dental and vision benefits, stock options, regular team-building exercises and catered lunches when in-office.

Current job openings: Deep Learning Software Engineer, Autonomous Vehicle Operator, Mechatronics Technician, Electrical Engineer, Software Engineer in Planning and Decision Making

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What it does: Toronto-based Knockri is an award-winning A.I. startup that builds a platform meant to diminish unconscious bias throughout the hiring process. Learn more about how their technology works and the founding of their company in the video below.

The perks: The team at Knockri gets a full range of dental, health and vision benefits, flexible work hours, career development opportunities and competitive salaries.

Current job openings: Sales Director, Python Developer, Industrial and Organizational Psychologist, Senior React Developer

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What it does: Based in Kitchener, Smile looks to increase customer acquisition for businesses of all sizes through its customized loyalty programs that reward active customers with points, rewards and offers.

The perks: Employees at Smile see a range of unique benefits from e-commerce credits at online retailers to stock options and remote work credits to build at at-home office.

Current job openings: Merchant Experience Manager, Vice President of People and Culture, Support Specialist, Senior Product Manager, Full Stack Developer

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What it does: Medstack builds a privacy compliance solution for healthcare companies and hospitals to help their developers meet security requirements, cutting down on project timelines.

The perks: MedStack keeps supports its staff through regular celebrations of wins and milestones, stock options, generous vacation time and full health benefits.

Current job openings: Content Marketing Manager, Sales Development Representative, Software Developer

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What it does: Toronto-based Tealbook runs an AI-driven procurement platform that helps companies connect with relevant suppliers while providing analytics and efficiency to clients. Learn more about the journey of Tealbook CEO Stephany Lapierre in a Q&A focused on challenges faced by women-led businesses.

The perks: The team at Tealbook sees flexible work schedules, competitive compensation and health benefits.

Current job openings: Vice President of Engineering, Data Analytics Lead, Salesforce Administrator, Director of Growth Marketing, Cloud Data Architect, Senior Backend Developer

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What it does: Clir is a software company based in Vancouver focused on renewable energy optimization and reporting.

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: UX Design Co-Op, Principal Engineer of Customer Success, Director of North American Business Development, Director of Marketing, Intermediate Software Developer, Senior Full Stack Software Developer

Learn more and apply.


Think Research

What it does: Headquartered in Toronto, Think Research is a software company providing clinical decision support tools used by acute-care doctors, nurses and long-term care staff. Learn how the company has been supporting frontline workers during the COVID-19 crisis in the video below.

The perks: Think Research prides itself on its positive work environment, making sure employees stay connected through socials and offer employee referral bonuses for successful new hires — not to mention a workplace that is tackling real-world challenges.

Current job openings: Event Coordinator, Client Engagement Associate, Medical Administrator, Proposal Writer, Physicians for Virtual Care, Implementation Specialist, Information Security and Compliance Analyst, Vice President of Business Development and Partnerships

Learn more and apply.


Kepler Communications

What it does: Toronto-based Kepler designs, builds, launches and operates networks of low-orbit satellites with the ultimate goal of creating an intergalactic internet. It recently launched two new satellites into space, creating the largest Canadian-made constellation to date.

The perks: Employees at Kepler see unlimited vacation time, a full benefits package including dental for employees and stock options, as well as the rare opportunity to work on ground-breaking space technology.

Current job openings: Bookkeeper, Marketing Communications Intern, Regulatory Associate, Legal Associate, Senior Hardware Design Engineer, Manager of Government Solutions, Web Application Developer, Network Systems Administrator

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What it does: SoapBox builds an engagement tool for managers to meaningfully and efficiently connect with their teams, working with major clients including Netflix, Adobe, Wealthsimple and more.

The perks: SoapBox employees are given a $500 annual learning budget to develop their careers, remote work stipends to build work-from-home offices, parental leave, full health benefits and more.

Current job openings: Content Marketing Manager, Customer Support Specialist, Product Manager, Front-End Software Engineer, Senior Back-End Software Engineer

Learn more and apply.


Open Ocean Robotics

What it does: Based in Victoria, Open Ocean Robotics make energy-producing autonomous boats that collect ocean data in real time through built-in sensors and cameras.

The perks: Working here means being on a tight-knit, high-impact team where your contributions will make a tangible difference.

Current job openings: Autonomous Systems Engineer, Senior Front-End Engineer, Senior Back-End Engineer

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What it does: TapMango empowers businesses to run their own loyalty programs through their platform, improving customer engagement and building relationships with key buyers. Their clients range in categories from pet care to tanning salons, restaurants and mattress shops.

The perks: The team at TapMango is offered a generous range of perks from subsidized gym memberships to wellness programs and virtual professional coaching.

Current job openings: Customer Success Manager, Account Executive (multiple openings)

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What it does: Geneseeq offers genomic testing services that help tailor medical treatments for patients undergoing various types of cancer.

The perks: Employees of Geneseeq say that it’s an open and collaborative work environment with supportive management and career growth opportunities.

Current job openings: Bioinformatician, Research Associate, Business Development Associate, Research Scientist, Bioinformatics Scientist

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What it does: Built to help scientists and researchers share their findings, BioRender builds a platform stocked with easy-to-understand icons and templates that can be used in presentations.

The perks: BioRender employees are given competitive salaries, stock options in this rapidly-growing startup, extended mental health benefits and a handful of extra-long weekends each year to recharge.

Current job openings: Medical Illustrator, Billing Specialist, Graphic Designer, Automation QA Developer, Head of Customer Success, Account Executive, Recruit, UX Designer

Learn more and apply.


Peak Power

What it does: Peak Power develops an automated software that helps building owners and property managers use their energy resources efficiently and cut down on unnecessary and costly electricity use.

The perks: Working at Peak Power means having access to health benefits and generous vacation time.

Current job openings: Technical Recruiter, Lead Data Scientist, Technician, Business Development Manager, Data Engineer

Learn more and apply.


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