12 Remote Companies Perfect For People Looking For A Career Change

12 Remote Companies Perfect For People Looking For A Career Change


diceSometimes we just need a change.  A new line of work to spruce things up a bit.

Sometimes it’s more than that.

And maybe we don’t really know what we want to do. We just know we want the flexibility of a remote job.

So we scan all the job boards, blogs and advertisements and wonder if we should apply to everything that promises to be a remote job.

But we know that unless we spend our time applying for the right jobthe one that piques our interest and has the potential to fulfill our working needs – we’ll forever be stuck in the cycle of indecisiveness, going from one position to another.

So today, I want to share with you 12 remote companies that have a variety of remote jobs, perfect for anyone looking for a career change.

Here they are:

 

Companies With A Variety Or Remote Jobs

 

Hotjar

Headquartered on the island of Malta, Hot Jaris a “start-up” that operates on a fully remote basis and employes people from all over the world.  They have awesome benefits, like 40 days paid leave every year, team retreats, home office budget, and a variety of special little bonuses to keep you happy.  Some of the jobs I have seen include Software Engineer, Happiness Hero, and Support Hero.  Here is their official careers page.

 

ModSquad

Considered a “one – stop shop for digital engagement”, Metaverse has become well known by companies of all sizes who seek to enhance their online interactions. Working remotely with this company means you can work anywhere you can get a private high-speed internet connection, with the added flexibility of working when you want on the specific projects that interest you.

Their digital engagement pros, known simply as Mods, chat with customers and manage online communities. Social media plays a big part in the jobs with Metaverse. Even though you are titled a Mod, your responsibilities may differ greatly from your coworkers. Some of the job openings include Customer Service and Moderation, Technical Support, E-Tutors, Social Media Pro, and a variety of Customer Support positions for those who are bilingual. Here are the remote jobs with Metaverse Mod Squad.

 

Shopify

This e-commerce platform company has a nice selection of remote job openings, on any given day.  Filling positions all over the world, there’s sure to be a job waiting for you, no matter where your live.  Some examples include: Marketplace Operations Specialist located in China; Customer Success Guru located in British Columbia, Canada; or a Search Infrastructure Engineer in the USA. So many more remote jobs can be found here.

 

Olark

Olark is a live chat and live help service that many top companies rely on.  They employ what they call a “distributed” team of top-notch people who care deeply about customer service.  Even though their core business is in the online chat realm, their selection of jobs don’t always fall into that category.  You can find their openings here.

 

Humana

One of America’s biggest health insurance companies, Humana’s selection of work from home jobs vary from Information Technology, Inbound Customer Care, Scheduling Specialist, and RN Case Manager.  To find your new remote career with Humana, click here and enter Remote ot the phrase Work From Home in the search box.

 

Formstack

A company that has full-time remote positions, with benefits, Formstack’s goal is to help companies manage their business across internal departments.  Their jobs include Controller, Business Developer and UX Researcher.  Even though they are very open to remote work, you can work in the office and reap the rewards of Friday lunches and current technology.  Here is their list of current job openings.

 

Pagely

The team at Pagely developed the first managed WordPress web hosting platform, making for faster WordPress deployment for website design companies. Although this may sound foreign to many of you (it does to me), know that this is a growing and profitable company. They believe in the old school work ethic of committing to quality products and service.

A sampling of the remote jobs at Pagely consist of WordPress Development Engineer and PHP Application Engineer. Although these jobs are more programming / designer based, this is a great company to consider for the technical career changer. Pagely careers are listed on their site, here.

 

Invision

Creating the tools to transform web applications into clickable and interactive prototypes, Invision lets their employees work from anywhere while reaping the full line of offered benefits. According to their website, they pay highly competitive salaries and give you plenty of opportunities to stay fresh on the trends and technologies.

This is a company that always has a large variety of jobs available, in Marketing, Sales, Customer Service, Engineering, and Production. Here are their current remote job openings.

 

Automattic

Probably the first company to publicly announce their fully-remote status, Automattic is the backbone of the WordPress blogging platform. Everyone works from their home office and they are spread throughout the world. The interview process consists of a few stages, one of which involves you working on an actual project on a contract basis – to see if you are the best fit for the company. Regardless the position you are hired for, your first three weeks will be spent doing customer support for WordPress.

Not only are there high-tech positions such as JavaScript Engineer and Systems Developer, there are jobs in Human Resources, Marketing and Customer Service. All the Automattic jobs can be found here.

 

Modern Tribe

This company is a stickler for hiring only the best and they expect you to be familiar with a variety of productivity tools, like Slack.  Being a 100% remote company, they hire both Independent Contractors and traditional employees.  An example of some of their job openings include: WordPress Technical Support, Frontend Developer, Digital Project Manager, and Content Specialist.  See…a nice variety of jobs there.

 

Help Scout

Born from a small web design company, Help Scout has grown into a web-based help desk customer support company providing all things customer related to their clients. Not only can most of the positions be done from anywhere, you will have a flexible vacation policy, 100% covered health and dental benefits, and great tools to allow you to perform your best work.

Customer Service Champions (in the USA and Europe) and Product Designers are some of the positions currently open, with changes in the positions happening frequently. To snag one of these work from home jobs, check them out here.

 

Clevertech

A technical consulting and software development company, Clevertech has been developing apps since 2000. Headquartered in New York, all their job openings are home based. Because of the remote work, you can work anywhere in the world. They encourage personal growth and continued learning.

Jobs from Executive Assistant to Client Services Analyst to Front End Developer, there is a variety of jobs for anyone with amazing accomplishments. Their lengthy list of remote jobs is on their site, here.

 

Is It Time For A Career Change ?

Let’s face it, we sometimes have a hard time deciding what to do.  And when it comes to finding ways to work from home we are bombarded with leads.

If you want to continue flopping from job to job, then go for it.  But wouldn’t it be nice if you can end that cycle and have more pleasure in working ?

With the variety of jobs these companies offer you’re bound to find something that interests you.  No longer do you have to be undecided.

 


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