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Victoria Call for Talent: Virtual Career Fair

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Connect with the top startups and tech employers in Greater Victoria during this free, virtual career fair.

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Whether you’ve always thought of building your career in Greater Victoria, are considering it for the first time, or want to know more about Canada’s most cohesive tech community, join VIATEC's free virtual fair on March 25th to connect with Greater Victoria’s top tech employers for both remote and local career opportunities.

This event is open to folks from all backgrounds. Roles employers are looking for include, but are not limited to, software developers, account managers, business development associates, embedded engineers, business analysts, help desk analysts, hardware team managers, UX designers, sales development representatives, and much more.

Benefits for Candidates

  • A one-of-a-kind opportunity to learn about, connect with, and ask questions to all of Greater Victoria’s top tech employers in a single, free virtual event.
  • A boost to your job search. Whether you are actively looking or planning for the long term, in a tight-knit community like ours, relationship-building with employers sets candidates apart.
  • Complementary expert sessions to help you build your career in our community with topics like working remotely, relocating, upskilling, and diversity.

The Greater Victoria Tech Community

From augmented reality to gaming to Fintech to Made-in-Canada ventilators, Greater Victoria tech companies are diverse and growing rapidly - so rapidly that our employers are facing an unprecedented need for skilled talent like you!

Considered a hidden gem by most of Canada, tech is the biggest industry in Greater Victoria by revenue.

But if you don’t believe us, here are collected quotes from newcomers and new remote workers on Victoria tech and why they love working for a right-size community with exciting companies, work-life balance, and the best lifestyle in Canada:

  • You can see yourself having a nice life here
  • No negative hustle culture
  • It’s not cut-throat like big tech cities
  • Safe and family friendly with a cute community vibe
  • More active group on Slack (YYJ Slack) than in Vancouver or Toronto
  • You get to participate in elevating a burgeoning tech community
  • You can hike, bike and surf in the same day
  • You can go from downtown to a beach or a forest within 10 min
  • Offices are mostly integrated with downtown instead of big tech parks
  • Great restaurants and breweries

Who You’ll Meet at the Victoria Call for Talent Virtual Career Fair

Ammolite Tech

As a full service IT provider, our mission at Ammolite is to teach and empower organizations to achieve amazing results through adopting technology.

AOT Technologies

AOT Technologies specializes in Application Integration Services and IoT Product Engineering Services.

BRNKL

Barnacle Systems Inc is an award-winning manufacturer of boat security and monitoring products. Barnacle has developed products that are protecting recreational, military, and industrial vessels around the world.

BC Pension Corporation

As a forward-thinking independent organization, we create value through accurate, credible, timely and consistent delivery of service.

BC Transit

Do you have the passion to move people? From small towns to large urban centres, BC Transit transports more than 58 million customers in communities across the province every year. Recognized as a Top Employer in BC for 2021, BC Transit is proud to offer rewarding career opportunities, competitive compensation and great benefits to support employees and their families.

Caorda Web Solutions

A creative web design, development, marketing, SEO and hosting firm.

Checkfront

Checkfront is a unified booking management system used to accept reservations, process payments, sign documents, and track customers.

Codename Entertainment

We make games because we love games. Codename Entertainment is the award-winning studio founded in 2008 here in glorious Victoria, BC.

Cuboh

A group of crazy-fun people with a mission: help restaurants navigate the digital world. Given our growth and entrepreneurial nature, we’re either actively hiring or working on our candidate pool. We've grown 200% in 2020 and we won't stop there

MazumaGo

MazumaGo is a fast-growing, Victoria-based Fintech start-up with the mission to digitize the way businesses process payments.

Echosec Systems

Echosec Systems is a leader in online information discovery and data gathering.

Enrollment Resources

Our core mission in business is to find the most profitable, ethical, and effective avenues of improving enrollment management performance. We are sticklers for testing, and are constantly challenging the status quo to find best practices that can guide our and our clients’ success.

Epic! Creations

Epic is a leading digital media brand for kids. Reaching 10 million children in homes and in schools, Epic encourages kids to explore their interests and learn in a fun, safe, kid-friendly environment.

Ergonomyx

Ergonomyx is a digital health technology company that manufactures workspace fitness products that connect to cloud services and mobile apps.

Eterio Realities

Eterio Realities is a group of industry leaders and software engineers that specialize in Augmented Reality for Industry 4.0. Our flagship product, FabStation, uses break-through Mixed Reality technologies to visually place 3D assets into a worker’s normal workflow for construction and inspection.

Fresche Solutions

Fresche Solutions is a market leader in web development, modernization and transformation solutions for IBM

FreshWorks Studio

We are a full life cycle, design and development company. Born in Victoria, we now have offices in Vancouver, Seattle, and Edmonton. Our locations makes us an ideal partner for nearshore software and app development.

FTS

FTS is committed to driving extreme weather situational awareness to the leading edge of the IoT revolution.

Kano

Kano (www.kanoapps.com) builds loyal communities around fun and engaging social games.

Latitude Technologies

Latitude Technologies Corp., headquartered in Victoria, is an aerospace parts manufacturer and provider of flight data monitoring, flight following, and satellite data and voice communications equipment and services.

Limbic Media

Limbic Media is a company that specializes in sound reactive LED lighting control technologies.

Mint CRO

Mint CRO provides an Engineering Approach to Marketing.

NetMotion Software

NetMotion is a Mobile Performance Management and Security software company that gives organizations with mobile workforces the connectivity, visibility and control needed to solve the common challenges of the mobile workforce.

Redbrick

The parent organization to a portfolio of companies, Redbrick creates admired businesses through operational excellence, exquisite product development and results-driven marketing. Redbrick was ranked 5th Fastest-Growing Company in Canada, and 2nd in Software, by PROFIT 500.

Reliable Controls

We specialize in the design and manufacture of Internet-connected building controls and green BACnet building automation systems.

Semaphore Solutions

Semaphore provides software engineering services and custom software solutions for enterprise companies, private laboratories, healthcare organizations, and governments.

SendtoNews

SendtoNews is a leading online video platform, partnering with the biggest names in digital media. We work directly with brands like the NFL, MLB, Rolling Stone, Google, the Chicago Tribune and more to help them thrive with digital video. Join our award winning (and growing!) team.

ShipConstructor Software

SSI provides Autodesk based solutions to the shipbuilding and offshore industry.

Starfish Medical

StarFish Medical is Canada’s largest medical device design, development and contract manufacturing company. We help medtech innovators throughout North America overcome challenging technology obstacles to create breakthrough products that improve health and save lives

Stocksy United

Stocksy United is an art-forward, royalty-free stock photo + video agency that makes discovering unique, beautifully authentic imagery effortless. Founded as a cooperative, everything we do is a bold celebration of art.

Sponsorship & Employer Registration

Interested in being a sponsor or participating employer?

Visit the partner registration page.

About VIATEC

VIATEC is a non-profit technology association that provides resources to tackle shared opportunities and challenges while boosting a sense of belonging and shaping the Greater Victoria Region.

Visit VIATEC.ca for job opportunities, events, and other resources for the Greater Victoria tech community.

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