As the job market goes through an unpredictable time due to the pandemic, it can feel like a discouraging time to try and find work, especially when workplace rules are constantly changing.
But it might be comforting to know that tech and finance companies are actively looking to hire for many positions, offering plenty of work perks and the chance to be part of an innovative team.
Daily Hive has compiled a list of 10 companies and startups hiring for 90 positions in Toronto. So while the economy is facing challenges, there are still plenty of opportunities in your chosen field.
Who: Founded in 2015, Zensurance is an online commercial insurance brokerage disrupting the insurtech space. The organization works with insurance companies and industry experts to build the most cutting edge insurance solution for business owners. Leveraging the latest innovations in user-experience, design, and analytics, Zensurance is leading change in the insurance industry.
Jobs: Zensurance’s Toronto office is currently working fully remote and growing at a rapid pace. Zensurance is hiring for a Salesforce Developer and Email Marketing Manager (remote anywhere in Canada) and a New Business, RIBO Licensed Broker (remote anywhere in Ontario)
Perks: The opportunity to work for Canada’s fastest growing insurtech company, fully remote onboarding experience, full benefits package starting day one, education allowance, collaborative workspaces and ping pong (when in the office), virtual workouts and activities planned to connect with coworkers, and (when in the office) weekly company updates that include beer and snacks!
More: In order to find the best and brightest talent, Zensurance is launching their Broker Training Program, which provides company paid training for RIBO certification, with daily mentorship from senior brokers. No previous insurance experience is necessary to take advantage of the program. To learn more, visit Zensurance’s careers page or follow them on LinkedIn for frequent updates.
Who: Founded by a team of scientists and engineers, Motif Labs Ltd. is a federally Licensed Producer (LP) of cannabis products in Canada. Operating as a Standard Processor, Motif Labs converts raw materials (cannabis/hemp) into high quality, highly purified, THC/CBD oil, which are then used in a variety of end products including: beverages, edibles, vaporizers, as well as topicals and tinctures.
Jobs: Motif Labs is currently hiring for a Quality Assurance Manager and a Facilities Associate.
Perks: Motif Labs prides itself on Integrity, Collaboration and Quality, and these core values are at the center of everything they do. Motif offers employees opportunities for learning and personal growth, competitive compensation, health and dental benefits, and paid time off.
More: For more information on Motif Labs and their current openings, please visit their careers page.
Who: Xero is a beautiful, easy-to-use global cloud-based accounting platform for small businesses and their advisors. The company has 2.45 million subscribers in more than 180 countries. Xero seamlessly integrates with more than 800 apps. It was ranked No. 1 by Forbes as the World’s Most Innovative Growth Company for two years running, was included in the 2020 Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index for their ongoing emphasis on fostering workplace diversity, and recently established Toronto as their North American technology and product hub.
Jobs: Xero Canada is hiring for a number of roles on their Product, Design, Development, Sales, and Technology teams, including a Senior Product Designer, Intermediate Software Developers across the Workflow and Invoicing teams, Senior Developers on the Test team, Senior Software Developers on the Invoicing team, a Sales Enablement Specialist, a Marketing Operations & Automation Specialist, a Diversity & Inclusion Program Manager, a People Experience Business Partner and more.
Perks: Xero offers a number of great perks including Health and Wellness benefits coverage, a generous employee share scheme, leave allowance and parental leave benefits. In an effort to support their remote workforce through COVID-19, Xero extended their employee benefits to include robust wellness resources and access to wellness webinars built on physical, mental, social, financial and environmental wellbeing.
More: To learn more about Xero and check out the current openings, visit their careers page.
Who: Humi is Canada’s leading HR, Payroll, and Benefits solution companies for rapidly scaling small and medium-sized businesses across Canada. A company filled with builders and boundary-pushers, Humi is focused on building the tools to help Canadian organizations foster their greatest asset: their employees. Before Humi, there was no truly unified solution that tied together the intricacies of HR for SMBs.
Jobs: Humi is hiring for a Front End Software Engineer, Senior Full Stack Engineer, Payroll Experience Associate and more.
Perks: Remote-work friendly, equity ownership for all full-time employees, and a competitive employee benefits package, which includes a subscription to an on-demand virtual healthcare app, so you can see a doctor and get a prescription in the comfort of your home.
More: To learn more about Humi and to check out their current openings, visit their careers page.
Who: Lighthouse Labs was created in 2013 by a team of software developers with a passion for code, mentorship, and education. Their mission: to transform the way that tech education is delivered.
Jobs: Lighthouse Labs is looking for a Curriculum Writer (contractor), Remote PT Data Science Mentor, Remote PT Web Development Mentor, Sr. HR Manager, Sr. Director of Marketing, Business Development Manager, Contract Recruiter (4 Months) and Intermediate Software Developer (remote anywhere in Canada) to join their league of extraordinary people.
Perks: Lighthouse Labs is an inclusive employer, with diverse (and dog-friendly!) campuses across the country. Employees enjoy remote flexibility, employee benefits, and additional time off over the Christmas holiday season.
More: You can learn more about Lighthouse Labs openings on their careers page.
Who: League has reimagined employee health benefits with their all-digital platform making it easy for employees to enjoy their benefits and automates all the admin work HR leaders. Whether it’s complete coverage or a new addition to your total rewards package, League’s suite of products keeps your company up-to-date and covered.
Jobs: The company is currently hiring for 16 jobs including, Product Management Lead – Benefits, Senior Product Designer – Health, Product Designer, Senior Manager of People and Culture, and more.
Perks: The work environment fosters creativity and wants their employees to think outside of the box. There is 20 weeks of paid parental leave, physical and mental health support, and an accessible work environment.
More: To find out more, visit the jobs page here.
Who: The health tech company uses artificial intelligence (AI) to build new life-saving genetic therapies. The future of medicine will rely on artificial intelligence, because biology is too complex for humans to understand. At Deep Genomics, its geneticists, molecular biologists, and chemists develop new ways of detecting and treating disease using their biologically accurate artificial intelligence technology.
Jobs: The company is hiring for nine positions in Toronto including Laboratory Technician, Scientist – Molecular & Cellular Biology, Graduate Research Intern (Machine Learning) and more.
Perks: Some of the perks at the company include, competitive salary and stock ownership, health benefits, flexible vacation time and regular social events with the team.
More: To find out more about careers at Deep Genomics visit their jobs page.
Who: The company is a provider of a Point-of-Sale financing platform designed to offer competitive retail lending services. Flexiti’s Point-of-Sale financing platform include instant POS financing, quick credit approval, longer payment terms and revolving credit, enabling retailers to increase their bottom line.
Jobs: The company is hiring for 10 positions right now, including, Senior Risk Strategy Analyst – Fraud, Full-Stack Developer, Senior Software Engineer, Director – Product Management and more.
Perks: The company offers a fun work environment with catered lunches, free office snacks and bi-monthly office outings.
More: For more information visit the job board here.
Who: Myant is a health tech company bringing textile computing to another level. It knits sensors and actuators into everyday textiles, giving them the ability to sense and react to the human body. The interface to the human operating system will help people proactively manage health and deliver treatment.
Jobs: The company is currently hiring for 17 jobs including Senior Data Engineer, Senior Manager of Customer Care, Embedded Software Engineer, Executive Assistant, and more.
More: To see more on careers, go here.
Who: Medchart is a quickly growing health-technology start-up, building the world’s “most comprehensive marketplace of patient-owned health data.” Its platform aggregates official health records from any hospital, doctor, or other healthcare facility across North America on behalf of patients and their authorized third parties like other doctors, lawyers, insurers, and researchers.
Jobs: The company is looking to hire for nine positions including Account Manager, Client Success Manager, Customer Support Specialist, and Provider Operations Manager.
Perk: The company offers comprehensive health benefits, continuous life and career development benefits, and paid vacation and sick leave.
More: You can visit their job board here.
This list is accurate as of December 31, 2020.