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Coronavirus sparks hiring spree for these startup and tech companies

Coronavirus sparks hiring spree for these startup and tech companies

We recently hosted our first ever virtual career fair. At a time like this when setbacks and panic from COVID-19 are already causing layoffs, the virtual career fair was a great reminder that there are still companies hiring in Detroit and Ann Arbor. 

Did you miss the career fair? No worries. We got you covered. Check out this list of tech and startup companies hiring in our community right now. 

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19 Tech And Startup Companies Still Hiring During COVID-19 Outbreak

1. Aadya Security

At AaDya Security, they know that every team member plays an important role in growing the company. They’re looking for people who are passionate, accountable, fun, honest, bold, diverse, creative, kind and reliable risk-takers. They’re located Downtown Detroit and looking for engineers and customer service analysts. 


2. Atomic Object

Based in Ann Arbor and Grand Rapids, Atomic Object offers custom software and development consulting. They have great benefits and recently added a socially responsible fund in their 401k portfolio. They’re hiring developers and quality analysts.


3. Red Ventures

The Red Ventures Detroit office is the team behind the Bankrate brand. They have a great company culture that is collaborative and fast-paced—and with this as their motto: “Take your work seriously, but never yourself.” It’s not about doing things the way you’ve always done them. They’re constantly reinventing themselves and their processes, so they’re looking for a team that can do the same. 


4. DaySmart

DaySmart designs software that helps thousands of businesses simplify their operations, manage scheduling, automate client communications and more. They’ve been growing really fast—so fast that they’ve been listed on the Inc. 5000 9 years in a row—and they’re still looking for people to join their team.


5. Autobooks

Autobooks develops software that makes payments and banking easier to use and understand. They were recently named one of the best fintech startups to work at because of their flexible and collaborative culture. They have top-notch benefits like 401k matching, professional development opportunities, leading amenities, and modern offices. 

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6. Altimetrik

Altimetrik is a software company in Southfield. They’re also the ones behind the Altimetrik Collider, a great collaboration hub for software engineers downtown Detroit. They recently became a Great Place to Work-Certified™ organization, which is no small feat. Are you a software engineer looking for a great place to work? Lucky you, Altimetrik is hiring. 


7. Grand Circus

Grand Circus offers coding bootcamps and workshops to help people launch their developer careers. Located downtown Detroit in Grand Circus Park, they’re the place to be for learning to code—and they’re hiring instructors. As part of the Rock FOC, they have great perks, like a liberal vacation policy, on-site massages (once we’re done social distancing), culture events and celebrations. Plus, they’re #4 on Crain’s Cool Places to Work


8. Integral.

Integral is a software company passionate about solving problems in the mobility industry, and they’re looking for engineers to join their team. They know that to get the best out of their team, employees need to be comfortable in their environment, so they make sure they create an open, inclusive workplace. 


9. Tech Elevator

Tech Elevator is another coding school in Detroit that offers coding bootcamps and workshops. They run the Learn To Code meetup and partner with TechTown on workshops. They’re also looking for instructors at their Detroit location in New Center. 


10. Dynamo Metrics 

Better data drives better decision making. That’s the philosophy of Dynamo Metrics. They’ve been working with local governments since 2005 to deliver metrics reports that help local governments solve challenges and create stronger communities. They’re headquartered in Ann Arbor and still looking to grow their team. 


11. AutoPets

A litter box that automatically scoops itself? Yes, please. AutoPets is the company behind the Litter-Robot and the app associated with it. They’re hiring developers, engineers, and more at their Auburn Hills location. 

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12. NetScout

NetScout develops solutions for fast, seamless and secure digital experiences across the connected world. At their Ann Arbor office, they’re looking for software engineers to join their team. 


13. Everdays

Everdays is an app that helps family, relatives, and friends navigate life’s final moments of a loved one and connect to honor that person. The HQ is in Birmingham, and they’re hiring for many different positions to help the team innovate with purpose and passion.


14. Liveline Technologies

Started as an in-house innovation project at Cooper Standard, a global automotive supplier headquartered in Novi, Liveline Technologies was launched earlier this year as a startup under the umbrella of Cooper Standard’s CS Open Innovation initiative. They use AI to improve manufacturing and are looking for engineers and developers to join their team. 


15. Powerley

Smart home, meet smart grid. Powelrey offers the first and only utility-led Home Energy Management Solution developed for utilities worldwide. Based in Royal Oak, they’re hiring for many different kinds of open positions, including development, sales, management and more. 


16. Pleasantrees

We could all use a little something to relax right now, am I right? Pleasantrees would agree. They’re committed to making the highest-quality cannabis, and they’re looking for a team (in all sorts of positions) that can help them do it. 


17. Vroom

As an online marketplace for buying and selling cars, Vroom is driven to make buying cars an enjoyable experience. Their “pit crews” are “high octane,” and they check their egos at the door. They’re expanding their Detroit office and quickly growing.


18. StockX

StockX is an online “bid/ask” marketplace for Yeezies, Air Jordans, Rolexes, etc., with a “Nike in 1964 and waffle irons” kind of vibe. They’re one of the fastest growing startups, not just in Detroit but in the country—and they have open positions in all sorts of departments. 


19. Quicken Loans

No longer a startup but a company rooted in tech, Quicken Loans remains a lean, mean hiring machine. They’re accepting applications for all kinds of positions in a variety of departments. 


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