Given the advancement of technology, people tend to stay connected wherever and in whatever they do. Thus working from home is also becoming more comfortable than ever before.
Also, there has been an increase in companies offering flexible work policies and becoming remote-first; the remote job market is growing faster than ever. New remote job categories are also on the rise like accountant, writer, customer service representative, virtual assistant, transcriptionist, project manager, and nurse.
Seeking a remote job, worry not, we list down the best and top 20 remote companies to follow who are actively hiring in 2021.
Zapier is on a mission to make automation incredibly easy and accessible to everyone at work. With Zapier, one can automatically integrate apps like Salesforce, Intuit, Google, and Dropbox to move data between them.
They are a team of 350+ people living and working remotely in 30+ countries. Zapier's asynchronous culture is based on Core Values. They are 100% remote with teammates spanning 36 US states and 30 countries around the world and are hiring.
Help Scout is the all-in-one platform designed to convert, support, and delight your customers. They have worked remotely from day one and have seen the extraordinary benefits of a remote-first company and culture.
Thus they hire the best talent from all over the world, allowing their team to enjoy the flexibility and unprecedented work-life harmony.
HelpScout is inspiring tons of remote teams out there. Nick, the CEO of the company also promotes remote working and gender diversity in remote work.
Buffer is an intuitive, streamlined social media management platform trusted by brands, businesses, agencies, and individuals to help drive meaningful engagement and social media results.
The company is a fully distributed team of 85 people living and working in 15 countries worldwide. They are a small team on a mission to help innovative companies grow their businesses – and along the way, they championing a more human approach to work.
GitLab is one of the world's largest all-remote company with team members located in 65+ countries. Autonomy to create work/life harmony is central to their culture.
As a GitLab team member, you can work from anywhere with useful internet. You'll have the freedom to contribute to when and where you do your best work. And to top it, they are always hiring.
Hear it from their Head of Remote, Darren Murph himself.
Automattic is the company behind WordPress.com, WooCommerce, Jetpack, Tumblr, and more. It is a distributed company with over 1,228 employees in 77 countries, speaking over 93 different languages.
They are committed to diversity and inclusion, regardless of language or where they live in the world and are hiring.
Doist's mission is to help people do more each day so they can make the most of their potential. They specialize in productivity software.
It is fully committed to being fully remote. Doist philosophy suggests that work is better without borders, and remote work is the future, not a fad. Doist is a remote-first team that collaborates across 18 timezones and over 20 different countries.
If you don't believe it, hear it from Andrew Gobran, People Operations at Doist.
It is a digital workspace for visual collaboration, enabling innovative teams to solve significant problems.
The company is headquartered in San Francisco and employs over 200 people working remotely across six time zones worldwide, including office hubs in Buenos Aires and Europe.
Frontastic offers a cloud platform that accelerates teams in creating mobile-first frontends for the API economy. Frontastic has a base in Germany and hires all over Europe. They are growing and keen to do remote right.
TaxJar makes eCommerce easier for everyone by letting you spend time on your business, not sales tax. It is a 100% remote team that knows first-hand the sales tax challenges they are working to resolve.
It is a fully-distributed company whose employees reside all across the US, working from our homes, co-working spaces, coffee shops — even a boat! They recruit from a diverse pool of candidates and are hiring now.
X-Team helps companies scale their development teams by providing them with motivated developers from around the world.
The company is 100% remote and believes in building a world where developers can access an environment of growth and incredible opportunities regardless of where they live.
Aha! is for teams that want to build strategic roadmaps and deliver better products, projects, and services. Read more about Aha! from co-founder and CEO Brian de Haaff's in his bestselling book, Lovability.
The company is self-funded and profitable, with an entirely remote team. They propose the mantra "Work from anywhere and be happy".
It is a disruptive consulting firm that helps companies transform for success in the digital future. Modus Create is founded on the principles of digital transformation.
It is a fully distributed organization, which means they recruit worldwide, no matter wherever they are.
At Close, they are building the best sales automation CRM for inside sales teams. They tend to lead the industry toward eliminating manual processes and helping companies close more deals (faster).
Since 2013, the company operates as a 100% globally distributed team, a remote-first company of 43 high-performing, happy people dedicated to building a product our customers love!
Toptal is an elite network of the world's top talent in business, design, and technology, on-demand. With over 500 individuals in over 60 countries helping operate our core business, it has a fully-distributed and highly-skilled global workforce.
It is one of the world's largest fully remote company and is hiring right now. They allow employees to work wherever, on your terms. For them, being fully remote means all you need is wifi and a laptop.
Hotjar is a product that reveals the online behavior and voice of a website’s users. Headquartered on the beautiful island of Malta, Hotjar is a start-up that operates on a fully remote basis, and with a critical emphasis on personal development.
Their global team comprises over 100 employees working remotely in an agile environment throughout Europe, the Americas, and Africa. They actively encourage both personal and professional growth; always be learning is one of our core values.
The Wikimedia Foundation, Inc is a nonprofit charitable organization dedicated to encouraging the growth, development, and distribution of free, multilingual content and providing the full content of these wiki-based projects to the public. Their motto: "Make the internet a better place for free knowledge, work with us."
Source Coders is a recruiting partner to leading tech companies: supporting, building, and scaling software engineering teams. With headquarters in Los Angeles, California, and London, UK, we are a team of passionate professionals with over two decades of experience in the tech recruiting industry.
InVision is the Digital Product Design platform used to make great customer experiences. They provide design tools and educational resources for teams to navigate every stage of the product design process, from ideation to development.
According to them: "Who says you need to move to work at a great company? Not us. We know there's great talent all over the place, and we are a completely distributed company. Do great work from an environment that you're comfortable in."
Auth0 is the first identity management platform for application builders, and the only identity solution needed for custom-built applications.
With employees located in over 30 countries, they have a worldwide presence. They take pride in being a company that enables their team members to work virtually and collaborate globally.
Komoot is a personal guide for a great outdoor experience. Millions of people all over Europe explore nature with their iPhone and Android app.
They provide navigation and recommendation technology for cycling and hiking tours and enable everyone to have outdoor experiences. Everywhere.
The company is headquartered at Potsdam at a lake, but their team works all over Europe. Bavarian mountains? The Canary Islands? A little house at a lake? Booming Berlin? Work from anywhere.
The boom of the remote job market has provided more flexibility to people choosing where they live and what career they would like to pursue. Because they have no commute and have the freedom to work anywhere, they can reclaim that elusive work-life balance everybody talks.
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