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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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Project Delivery Manager

REMOTE (ET)
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.
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Resourcing Coordinator

REMOTE (+/- 4 hours PT)
The Resourcing Coordinator works in tandem with our Resource Managers, coordinating staffing plans, and relaying needs between Sales, Client Services, and Service Delivery stakeholders. Our teams join MetaLab to help design, build and ship world-class products and we need your help ensuring that our designers, developers, and researchers are matched with the projects that suit their skills and interests. You’ll be responsible for helping to manage day-to-day resourcing tasks and acting as a liaison between teams to ensure everyone is on the same page and able to move their projects forward.
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Principal Full Stack Architect

REMOTE
At MetaLab, we design pretty exciting products, but the architecting and building is where you come in. Our technology team needs your help in concepting new ideas with technology 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 expertise and guidance on projects, tackle new skills, and show up ready for anything. You collaborate with our design and product teams to find relatable, new ways to use technology, helping others work within technical limits, and building products that improve people’s lives. Your team is important to you, and you take pride in helping build and guide junior and intermediate developers grow into leaders.
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Principal Visual Designer

REMOTE
Visual design is a cornerstone of the product design process at MetaLab, and Principal Visual Designers bring a unique and memorable output that pushes the boundaries of how products look and feel—some call it magic.
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Senior Full Stack 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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Engineering Director

REMOTE
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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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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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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Client Partner

REMOTE (ET/GMT)
MetaLab is looking for a Client Partner to join the Service Delivery team. Service Delivery is made up of Project Delivery and Client Partnerships. Together, we are accountable for driving all aspects of the end-to-end client experience. We care deeply about shared goals, relationship health, financials, ways of working, delivery of work, and growing our most loved accounts. As a Client Partner, you are responsible for the relationship health and growth of MetaLab's past and existing clients. It requires part account management, part strategy, and part quality control.
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UX Researcher

REMOTE (ET or +/- 2 hours GMT)
As a UX Researcher at MetaLab, you will be responsible for making sure that the product team is set up for success. You will act as a compass, pointing teams toward the most impactful product designs. You’ll spend your time listening to and understanding the needs and goals of both clients and users, unlocking answers that will set product teams up to create world-class products. Your research readouts will frame up and define user needs and priorities, and identify product recommendations to address pain points. Reports, personas, workflow diagrams, and user stories are just a few of your outputs in order to fully arm our product teams.
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Design Lead

REMOTE (+/- 4HRS 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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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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