The Trend of working from home is increasing rapidly as time passes. Especially in the days of COVID 19 outbreak, working from home is quite unavoidable. Remote jobs are great sources of empowerment for the housewives, people living far away from cities and those having some sort of physical disabilities.
With every opportunity there comes some challenges. Job hunting in a giant global market, competing with a larger chunk of skilful minds in your own field of interest and trying not to get trapped by scammers and fake remote companies are some of the major challenges one has to face while hunting a job online.
Dear friends, some of the most popular companies offering remote jobs are listed as follows.
- Automattic: A distributed software company responsible for making WordPress, Tumblr, WooComerce and some more. Automattic is spread in 77 countries worldwide having more than 1293 employees. List of remote jobs includes software engineers, data engineers, analytics engineers, business intelligence engineers, data scientists, research engineers, mobile engineers, systems wrangler, happiness engineers and much more.
- InVision : A digital product design platform that help companies make their user experience perfect and up to the mark. It helps digital companies deliver best digital products by introducing them to their ideation, design, prototyping and design management tools. List of remote jobs includes business operations, IT and administration, software engineering, marketing, product management, sales and support related jobs.
- GitHub: An American multinational corporation that provides support to the software developers by providing them free hosting for software development, version control and source code management functionality. List of remote jobs incudes software engineering, finance, legal, administrative, sales and support related jobs.
- Amazon: Founded by Jeff Bezos, Amazon is an American multinational technology bases company which focuses on e-commerce, cloud computing, digital streaming and artificial intelligence. Amazon is considered of the “Big Five” companies in the US information technology industry and is referred to as one of the most influential economic and cultural forces in the world. List of remote jobs includes software development, project management, operations, It and support, sales, advertising, account management, human resources, business and merchant development, business intelligence, customer service, editorial writing, research sciences, database administration and economics related jobs.
- Shopify: Established in 2006, Shopify is a Canadian multinational e-commerce company based in Ottawa offering various online tools to simplify the process of running an online business for small business entities. List of remote jobs includes business operations, customer support, data sciences and engineering, human resources, internal operations, legal and finance, marketing and communications, product management, sales and account management and UX and UI related jobs.
- Trello: Based in New York, Trello is a cloud bases project / task management application which is a subsidiary of Atlassian. It was created in 2011 by Fog Greek software, became a separate company in 2014 and sold later on to Atlassian in early 2017. List of remote jobs includes engineering, product management, analytics and data sciences, site reliability engineering, Information Technology, security and customer support related jobs.
- Cisco: Founded in 1984 by Leonard Bosack in San Francisco, Cisco system Inc is an American multinational technology-based company manufacturing networking softwares and hardwares, telecommunications equipment and more. List of remote jobs includes hardware engineering, network engineering, administrative and business support, business development, business strategy and operations and customer support-based jobs.
- Slack: A proprietary business communication platform developed by slack technologies. Slack offers chat rooms organized by topics, private groups and direct messaging. Slack is a freemium product featuring the ability to search more than 10,000 archived messages and add unlimited apps and integrations and claims to support unlimited number of users. List of remote jobs includes business development, business technology, customer services, design, developer relations, engineering, legal, marketing, product management and sales related jobs.
- Zoom: Zoom video communication Inc is a cloud-based technology company, founded by Eric Yuan, located in San Jones, California. Zoom provides facilitates online meeting by offering state of the art features of video telephony and online chats. Quarantine measures by various governments in response to COVID-19 pandemic caused a rapid global increase in use of Zoom software. List of remote jobs offered by Zoom includes engineering, sales, information technology and finance related remote jobs.
- American Express: Best known for credit cards, a multinational financial services corporation located in New York city was founded in 1850. List of remote jobs offered by American Express includes consulting, customer care, design, digital commerce, finance, human resources, marketing, operations, technology, risk and governance, sales related jobs and even more.
Almost all the remote companies mentioned above have a well-developed and dedicated job management portal. So, anyone willing to apply can do so in a couple of minutes by visiting their websites. Remote jobs are more flexible in nature as you can take your job with yourself wherever you go. Flexible jobs are less harmful to your mental health as these jobs are less stressful.