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Solve hard problems with great people

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Measure in real-world wins

Do more than design and build incredible products. Help ship them, too. Because for us, work is only as good as its impact in the wild. We believe the magic happens when thoughtful collaboration and unparalleled expertise come together to turn great ideas into great products.
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Work from home, or from wherever you want

We hire based on talent, not time zone, so your schedule is up to you. As long as you respect the team and deliver great work, we don't care how, where, or when you get it done.

We’re proud of our global perspective, but it takes more than our earnest Canadian intentions to create an inclusive environment. So we’re working hard to remove unconscious biases and stay honest about how we can do better.
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AMA: What’s unique about MetaLab’s culture?
I get to work with extraordinary people creating beautiful products every day. The people are truly what make MetaLab the best place I’ve ever worked.
Rebecca Jarvis
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Product Designer
MetaLab has an amazing culture thanks to all the talented, wonderful humans who work here. I feel so supported by my team as I grow in my career.
Paige Kato
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Web Developer, Vancouver
“ I work remotely but still feel like I’m part of a proper office culture in every way (sans free LaCroix). There's so much quality human interaction and collaboration that allow us to create such bad-ass work.”
Tricia Huetig
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Producer, Portland

It’s all about the people

Building the best global products means hiring the best global teams. We take representation seriously and are committed to doing better.
Our commitment to Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion

Work/life, balanced

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Unlimited vacation
No, really
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Learning & development time
Because life is about new challenges...
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Parental leave & family support
For the ever-growing MetaFam
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Retirement plans
...And eventually about not working
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Fitness & equipment fund
Spend it on stuff that makes you better
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Flexible hours & location
For a schedule that’s one-size-fits-you
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Health & dental coverage
To feel your best, both online and off
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Dog-friendly offices
Because pups make everything better

Current Openings

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Principal Researcher

REMOTE (+/- 4HRS PT)
As a Principal Researcher at MetaLab, you will be a beacon for UX research excellence. Principals are important members of the research leadership team, so not only will you execute high-quality work on complex projects, you’ll also use your expertise to help the research team level up.
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Engineering Director

REMOTE (+/- 2 HRS GMT)
Our Engineering Directors co-manage a 25-person engineering team. You’ll help us establish and build an engineering presence in Europe to work alongside our EU-based design and product delivery teams. On any given day, you may step up and lead or step back and evaluate how to best support your team. Adaptability, humility, and resourcefulness are table stakes, as no two projects, clients, or developers are alike.
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Android Developer

REMOTE (+/- 4HRS PT)
As an Android Developer, you will help build products for the world to enjoy. To thrive in this role, you’ll provide technical support and guidance on projects, tackle new skills, and show up ready for anything.
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Product Lead

REMOTE (+/- 3HRS PT)
As a Product Lead, you thrive not only in the intricate details of product delivery and shipping products, but also in the definition of products with your strategic POV. You’ll help define the core product vision, goals, functionality, and requirements through close collaboration with your project team and clients. You’ll identify market forces, translate user needs into action, and work hands-on with our design and engineering teams to build products for our clients that align with the needs of their business. .
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Senior iOS Developer

REMOTE (+/- 4HRS PT)
At MetaLab, we ship beautiful, valuable products. We believe the magic happens when you combine thoughtful collaboration, strong processes, and the freedom for people to be themselves. When you’re comfortable being yourself, you do your best work and inspire others to do the same. As a Senior iOS Developer, you will help set up projects and bring products across the finish line for the world to enjoy. To thrive in this role, you’ll provide technical support and guidance on projects, tackle new skills, and show up ready for anything.
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Resourcing Manager

REMOTE (+/- 3 HRS ET)
The Resourcing Manager role at MetaLab works closely with Sales, Client Services, and Service Delivery leadership and stakeholders to utilize the best mix of talent so our teams can deliver exceptional projects while enjoying their work. You will use tools and an analytical eye to track and measure the efficiency of resourcing usage, and, based on this data, identify opportunities for improvements in our estimation and staffing in collaboration with other departments. Above all else, this role’s success relies on staying one step ahead of things to ensure balance between new projects and team health.
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Partnerships Coordinator

VICTORIA OR VANCOUVER, BC
At the end of the day, Partnerships at MetaLab is a sales team, but we like to think of it as a bit of a non-traditional one. This team is all about people and product. We work to inspire our talented team by only bringing in the most exciting clients that we can partner with to ship products used by billions of people. The Partnerships Coordinator supports that whole process from start to finish. From qualifying and engaging new opportunities, to estimation, proposal building and contract writing, you’ll play a huge role in helping our Partnerships Managers bring on new partners. With a knack for starting conversations with companies big and small, you’ll also help find the next great products MetaLab should build.
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Brand Designer

REMOTE
As a Brand Designer at MetaLab, you will guide the brand design process from start to finish. You will be involved in all aspects of the brand design, ultimately delivering stunning, product-ready brands. This is a remote position, so you must be comfortable managing the brand process using remote-friendly methods. We’re looking for designers who love logo design, typography, and color—and know how to advocate for the work. We do product design, so you must understand what it takes to get a digital product out the door. If you have a portfolio bursting with examples of your work in the wild, then we’d love to talk to you.
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Client Partner

REMOTE (+/- 4HRS PT)
Have a good head for hats? As a Client Partner at MetaLab, you’ll be wearing quite a few. Part strategy, part business development, part quality control, and part diplomatic relations, this role requires exceptional communication and relationship skills and a graceful determination to represent multiple perspectives at once.
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Project Delivery Manager

REMOTE (+/- 4HRS PT)
Some people think that project delivery managers are the unsung heroes of the agency world. At MetaLab, we say, “Sing it louder for the people in the back!” You’re not in the design or engineering files, but you’re the superglue that holds it all together. Never losing sight of the big picture or the fine details, you successfully navigate any curveballs thrown your way. Your masterful communication and problem-solving impress even the most challenging of clients. Balancing patience and empathy with diplomacy and determination, your leadership skills create an environment for high-performing teams. You understand the value of collaboration and have a vested interest in helping everyone across the finish line. You step in and up wherever support is needed, and you’re the fearless advocate that everybody loves to love.
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Senior Web Developer

REMOTE (+/- 4HRS PT)
At MetaLab, we design pretty exciting products, but the building is where you come in. Our engineering team needs your help in setting up projects and bringing our products across the finish line for our clients to enjoy in the wild. To thrive in this role, you’ll provide technical support and guidance on projects, tackle new skills, and show up ready for anything. We believe the magic happens when you combine thoughtful collaboration, strong processes, and the freedom for people to be themselves. When you’re comfortable being yourself, you do your best work and inspire others to do the same.
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Design Lead

REMOTE (+/- 3HRS PT)
For this role, we’re on the lookout for someone with a vested interest in helping other designers find their own groove. We named it “Design Lead” for a reason, and we invite you to take that literally. We do product design, so your comprehension of what it takes to get digital products out the door is our first non-negotiable. Beyond that, you’ve established yourself as someone people look up to, and you don’t take that privilege lightly. You’ll still deal in pixels, but you’ll also play an integral role in a project’s success with clear direction, leadership, guidance, and encouragement. You believe that good ideas can come from anywhere, and you actively support your team in making sure everyone is heard.
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Senior Product Designer

REMOTE
Looking for a new home? Our design team is growing. To thrive in this role, you’ll have 5+ years of design experience under your belt, as well as a demonstrated understanding of the pace and variety of agency work. Your ability to balance form and function is as good as your ability to balance client and user needs, and you can adapt to new challenges like a pro. We’re an end-to-end digital product shop, so we’ll need your strategic thinking and collaborative design chops at every stage of the game, from research to wireframes to visual design.
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Talent Acquisition Specialist

Anywhere in Canada
For the MetaLab hiring squad, our culture of distributed teams means that the world is our acquisition oyster. Success in this role isn’t measured by call volume or scheduled interviews, because we choose quality over quantity in everything we do, every damn time. This means you’ll bring creative sourcing strategies to the table without compromising on the calibre of candidate skill set or character.
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Technology Lead

REMOTE (+/- 4HRS PT)
Our technology leads are involved in projects from the very start—developing the product vision and defining the roadmap. To thrive in this role, you should be comfortable working directly with clients, enjoy working with designers, and exercise good judgement in technical decisions. As a lead, you’ll also mentor other developers and help us evolve our processes. If you’re passionate about building software the right way, then this could be the perfect role for you. Come work with us where you’ll enjoy building modern software alongside a capable team at a sustainable pace. Oh, and because we don’t maintain production systems… there’s no pager duty.
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Product Manager

REMOTE (+/- 3HRS PT)
As a Product Manager here, you ensure that we aren’t just shipping features, but that we are shaping and shipping products that have a lasting effect on businesses and their customers. You’ll contribute to defining the core product vision and be integral to the successful delivery of the product through hands-on collaboration with your project team and clients. You'll work closely with the client to help shape business objectives and understand user needs, while supporting design and engineering in a multitude of ways.
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