16 Oct 2022 - Ronald
There have been remote-first companies for many years, and the Covid pandemic has created some more. In this post I list some of the best remote-first companies (that are actually hiring!)
Founded in 2011, 15Five equips HR leaders to play a strategic role in their company’s growth. HR leaders use 15Five to combine engagement, performance, and OKRs on one platform so they can make insightful decisions and take strategic action.
Automattic Inc. is an American global distributed company which was founded in August 2005 and is most notable for WordPress.com, WooCommerce, Tumblr as well as its contributions to WordPress (the open source blogging software). The company’s name is a play on founder Matt Mullenweg’s first name and automatic.
Bandcamp is a global music community where fans discover great music and directly support the artists who make it. Artists have earned almost a billion dollars on Bandcamp.
Canonical Ltd. is a UK-based privately held computer software company founded and funded by South African entrepreneur Mark Shuttleworth to market commercial support and related services for Ubuntu and related projects.
Clevertech is a remote-first New York City-based firm that designs, develops, and deploys strategic software for businesses that want to transform themselves using the power of the web.
Founded in 2012, EasyPost is a YC unicorn whose mission is to make shipping simple for businesses, from garage startups to the Fortune 500.
GitHub, Inc. is an Internet hosting service for software development and version control using Git. It provides the distributed version control of Git plus access control, bug tracking, software feature requests, task management, continuous integration, and wikis for every project. Headquartered in California, it has been a subsidiary of Microsoft since 2018.
GitLab provides a DevOps software package that combines the ability to develop, secure, and operate software in a single application. The open source software project was created by Ukrainian developer Dmitriy Zaporozhets and Dutch developer Sytse Sijbrandij. It’s been a remote companiy since its start in 2014.
GoDaddy Inc. is an American publicly traded Internet domain registrar and web hosting company headquartered in Tempe, Arizona, and incorporated in Delaware.
Hotjar is a Product Experience Insights company that operates on a fully remote basis, with team members spread throughout Europe, Africa and the Americas.
Kona was built to help remote workers support mental health, fight burnout and build connections without changing how they work. Kona is a global remote-first company.
OneSignal is a Remote First Collaboration Company, offering Remote work for those who reside in London, UK. OneSignal is a market-leading customer messaging and engagement solution, offering mobile and web push notifications, in-app messaging, SMS, and email.
Platform.sh is a polyglot, multicloud PaaS, with continuous deployment built in.
Scopic was founded in Massachusetts, US in 2006. They are one of the few global remote-first companies. Scopic delivers custom software development and digital marketing solutions.
Toggl is the shared brand for three products: Track, Plan, and Hire. Track and Plan function as one company whereas Hire operates independently with its own culture and processes. Toggle is a global remote-first company.