Best Small Places to Work in Chicago:

Companies Hiring Now

  1. M1 Finance

    54 Open Jobs

  2. Kalderos

    23 Open Jobs

  3. Black Spectacles

    11 Open Jobs

  4. Buildout, Inc.

    8 Open Jobs

  5. Supernova Technology

    8 Open Jobs

  6. Pareto Intelligence

    6 Open Jobs

  7. Narrative Science

    6 Open Jobs

  8. Braviant Holdings

    5 Open Jobs

  9. ReviewTrackers

    5 Open Jobs

  10. CarrierDirect

    5 Open Jobs

  11. Ascent

    4 Open Jobs

  12. CityBase

    4 Open Jobs

  13. CardX

    3 Open Jobs

  14. Camelot Illinois

    3 Open Jobs

  15. Pangea Money Transfer

    2 Open Jobs

  16. Brad's Deals

    2 Open Jobs

  17. Otus

    1 Open Job

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About us
Braviant Holdings is a digital lending platform that combines breakthrough technology and cutting-edge machine learning to empower consumers with better credit solutions. This next-generation approach to lending is reducing credit barriers and creating a Path to Prime to help millions of underbanked consumers.
40
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Family Medical Leave
Home Office Stipend for Remote Employees
Cross functional training encouraged
Highly diverse management team
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Volunteer in local community
What people are saying
"Every person makes a difference at Braviant. I feel rewarded seeing the impact of my work for our customers every day."

Pareto Intelligence

Big Data + Healthtech
About us
Pareto Intelligence is a leading healthcare solutions company modernizing the way health plans and providers succeed in value-based care. We deliver analytics, technology and advisory solutions, supported by predictive models and advanced data science, that demystify complex healthcare data and deliver actionable predictions that improve outcomes.
85
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Intracompany committees
Promote from within
Commuter Benefits
Child Care Benefits
Diversity manifesto
Vision Benefits
What people are saying
"What excites me about Pareto is that I get to work with some of the best talent to build and evolve an innovative data and analytics platform that solves some of the most complex healthcare issues in the industry."

Pangea Money Transfer

Fintech + Mobile
About us
Founded in 2012, Pangea Money Transfer started with the mission of giving everyone the power to move money effortlessly, starting with those who need it the most. Receivers in our 15 active countries across Asia and Latin America can collect the money at available cash pickup locations or directly into any bank account in minutes.
24
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Dental Benefits
Fitness Subsidies
Group brainstorming sessions
Casual Dress
Vision Benefits
Company Equity

Camelot Illinois

Consumer Web + eCommerce
About us
Camelot Illinois operates the Illinois Lottery, a modern enterprise that truly benefits the people of Illinois. We place consumers and social responsibility at our core, providing funding for schools, capital projects, and special causes.
98
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Volunteer in local community
Flexible Work Schedule
Paid industry certifications
Wellness Programs
Time allotted for learning
Team owned deliverables
What people are saying
"Camelot Illinois is the place for builders. A rare opportunity for you to quickly make an impact and chart the course of a company in growth mode. A vibrant culture, great people and a downtown location are a bonus."

Kalderos

Healthtech + Machine Learning
About us
Kalderos delivers technology that solves the challenges around drug discounts in the US healthcare system. We work with healthcare providers, drug manufacturers, payers, and government agencies alike to increase transparency and restore trust — lowering the cost of healthcare and enabling everyone to focus on improving the health of all people.
50
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Generous PTO
Disability Insurance
Eat lunch together
Lunch and learns
Home Office Stipend for Remote Employees
Friends outside of work
What people are saying
"A typical day here is full of interesting challenges, fun filled conversations, and growth opportunities. Everyone is friendly and eager to come together to help you succeed and this motivates me to push my limits and deliver beyond expectations."

Otus

Big Data + Edtech
About us
Otus brings the entire school community together on a common technology platform reducing the number of disconnected solutions educators use while providing actionable insight to school leaders.
43
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Lunch and learns
Remote Work Program
Onsite Gym
Sabbatical
Online course subscriptions available
Group brainstorming sessions
What people are saying
"The goal is to have a reasonable balance between work and life: our flex-time and work from home policies help!"

Ascent

Artificial Intelligence + Enterprise Web
About us
We’re leading the world of regulatory compliance forward by offering greater efficiencies, greater cost savings, and greater accuracy. Using market-leading RegulationAI, Ascent helps customers in financial services automate their compliance programs, significantly reducing their risk while saving time and money.
31
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Group brainstorming sessions
Flexible Work Schedule
Daily stand up
Job Training & Conferences
Family Medical Leave
Dental Benefits
What people are saying
"It’s rare to find a company that strives for excellence while fostering a well-balanced workplace. At Ascent, I work alongside coworkers who excel in their fields and operate in an environment of trust and respect. This allows me to do my best work."

M1 Finance

Consumer Web + Fintech
About us
M1 is a rapidly growing Fintech company based in Chicago. We started by building a beautiful, one-of-a-kind automated investing platform. People can easily customize and automate their investments, borrow against a portfolio line of credit, and soon, use M1 as their bank – creating the next generation personal finance account.
75
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Intracompany committees
Generous Parental Leave
Team based strategic planning
Paid industry certifications
Game Room
Vision Benefits
What people are saying
"M1 is a place where I can be myself, and be part of a diverse team of excellent people."

CityBase

Information Technology + Other
About us
Our technology helps people find, apply, and pay for public services — and helps staff manage those interactions. The CityBase platform equally serves people who want to complete a task from their phones, those who are underbanked and must pay a bill in cash, and the public servants who keep government and utilities running smoothly.
60
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Open office floor plan
Time allotted for learning
Disability Insurance
Team workouts
Beer on Tap
401(K)
What people are saying
"Everyone is extremely approachable and open / willing to help however they can, even up to CEO Mike Duffy. We are making products for the that have the potential to impact all citizens across the US - and that is **bleeping** cool!"

CarrierDirect

Information Technology + Logistics
About us
We are a band of strategy consultants, technologists and industry veterans who focus on the hard problems facing transportation and logistics companies. Our portfolio includes everything from management consulting to custom software products to integrated service design.
16
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Intracompany committees
Commuter Benefits
Eat lunch together
Documented equal pay policy
Stocked Kitchen
Cross functional training encouraged
What people are saying
"Anyone who has worked with us or knows someone who has, says good things about us. For people in the industry we have a reputation for doing good work and I’m proud of that."

NexLP

Artificial Intelligence + Big Data
About us
Founded by a team of data scientists, programmers, and eDiscovery experts, NexLP uses Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning to derive actionable insight from unstructured and structure data. Powered by a proprietary cognitive computing engine, NexLP uses next generation text analytics to help corporations uncover answers in their data.
21
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Promote from within
Online course subscriptions available
Flexible Work Schedule
Family Medical Leave
Paid Sick Days
Eat lunch together

Narrative Science

Artificial Intelligence + Machine Learning
About us
We live at the intersection of technology and humanity. We believe in the power of data and the power of stories. When the two come together, they empower everyone to understand and use data in a way that has never been possible before. We are innovators. We are data storytellers. And we are redefining the future of data + analytics.
65
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Company Outings
Disability Insurance
Promote from within
401(K)
Stocked Kitchen
Lunch and learns
What people are saying
"Narrative Science is a place that fosters an incredible level of intelligence. However, even more than that, NS operates with the same level of teamwork and collaboration."

Supernova Technology

Cloud + Fintech
About us
Supernova is the technology leader in securities-based lending ("SBL") solutions that connect and empower the entire financial ecosystem. We offer the world’s first and only cloud-based, fully-customizable, end-to-end software solution to automate securities-based lending from origination through the life of the loan.
56
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Paid Holidays
Game Room
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Casual Dress
Some Meals Provided
Intracompany committees
What people are saying
"I really enjoy working at Supernova and love our team! We are a small team, but we are so effective and productive in many ways. It feels super good to ‘grow up’ with the company together – and to see how different it is day by day. "
About us
Computer Projects of Illinois, Inc. (CPI), is a privately held corporation that delivers market-leading software solutions to the law enforcement industry. CPI develops & maintains many different best-in-class, mission-critical criminal justice solutions to law enforcement & public safety agencies around the world with their OpenFox® Product Suite.
80
Local Employees
Founded
Bolingbrook
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Generous PTO
Health Insurance Benefits
Lunch and learns
Paid Sick Days
Life Insurance
Remote Work Program
What people are saying
"What I like working about working at CPI is the people. I laugh at least once every day (even on the "bad" days)."

CardX

Fintech + Payments
About us
CardX provides solutions for businesses to accept credit cards at 0% cost, making payments more fair for everyone. We offer technology-enabled compliance with the card brand rules, allowing businesses to keep their payments acceptance simple while providing their customers the option to pay by card.
25
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Lunch and learns
Online course subscriptions available
Onsite Gym
401(K)
Friends outside of work
Generous Parental Leave
What people are saying
"I love that I am constantly being pushed to be more innovative and precise with solutions when the unexpected occurs. Being a part of a growing team in a growing industry really motivates me."

Buildout, Inc.

Cloud + Marketing Tech
About us
Buildout is the only commercial real estate (CRE) software developed for the entire brokerage. Since launching in 2010, Buildout has pioneered the leading marketing solution for CRE—now, Buildout Elite is applying that power to the rest of the brokerage with Database, Marketing Projects, and Back Office tools. Developed in direct conversation with
85
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Hiring Practices that Promote Diversity
401(K)
Beer on Tap
401(K) Matching
Onsite Gym
Open office floor plan
What people are saying
"I’ve never felt like I am going to work. I feel like I’m coming to Buildout, where I get to do something really cool with people that I genuinely care about. "

Inspirant Group

Healthtech + Information Technology
About us
Founded on two basic ideas--people matter and delivering value is the highest priority--Inspirant Group is a digital transformation "consulting" (we prefer Unconsulting) firm intent on changing the way consulting is done.
10
Local Employees
Founded
Naperville
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Time allotted for learning
Daily stand up
Dental Benefits
Family Medical Leave
Eat lunch together
Paid Volunteer Time
What people are saying
"Having a management team whose vision starts with people makes all the difference. It's amazing to have co-workers who are willing to help and share knowledge for the greater good. We have a really great team at Inspirant Group!
"

Black Spectacles

eCommerce + Edtech
About us
Black Spectacles helps educate and inspire architects around the world to thrive in their career. We are an online learning platform, offering ARE® prep, software curriculum and career insight from the best and brightest in the biz. We are the industry leader as the first NCARB-approved test prep provider for all six divisions of the ARE 5.0.
15
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Dental Benefits
Family Medical Leave
Team owned deliverables
Promote from within
Health Insurance Benefits
Paid Sick Days
What people are saying
"Long running inside jokes meets heavy GIF usage meets a variety of nerdy hobbies."

Brad's Deals

Consumer Web + eCommerce
About us
Brad’s Deals is a team of real people committed to saving shoppers time and money by connecting them with validated online deals and discounts. Since 2001 the company’s mission, "create the consumer advantage" provides users with an honest and transparent shopping experience, helping them to make the best choices and saving them $200M+ annually.
75
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Beer on Tap
Cross functional training encouraged
Fitness Subsidies
Time allotted for learning
Diversity Employee Resource Groups
Home Office Stipend for Remote Employees
What people are saying
""Brads Deals was built on an entrepreneurial spirit. When people ask me why I love my job so much, my only answer is that it's like working with my family. Every employee is valued. Every idea is important and that is paramount to our success. It "

ReviewTrackers

Enterprise Web + Marketing Tech
About us
ReviewTrackers is the award-winning customer feedback software that helps businesses measure and transform the customer experience. The platform collects review data from 100+ review sites to surface customer insights that enable brands to listen, comprehend and make data-driven decisions about what their customers truly need or want.
80
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Family Medical Leave
Lunch and learns
401(K)
Online course subscriptions available
Paid Holidays
401(K) Matching
What people are saying
"When I joined the team, I was blown away at how friendly and genuine everyone is. Members of the team never miss an opportunity to show their interest in you or do thoughtful things. I also love the feeling that my ideas are heard and supported."

Purchasing Platform

eCommerce + Real Estate
About us
Purchasing Platform is an innovative spend management, analytics, and B2B online marketplace that connects property management companies with vendors by revolutionizing and simplifying their buying process. By centralizing procurement, our software brings stronger corporate controls and greater spend visibility to portfolio operators of all sizes.
30
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
401(K)
Fitness Subsidies
Open office floor plan
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Partners with Nonprofits
Mentorship program

UPshow

Digital Media + Marketing Tech
About us
UPshow is the leading innovator in the space of digital signage for businesses. UPshow increases customer engagement with interactive TV and mobile software, creating a unique in-venue network to advertise to and entertain customers. We offer a three-in-one platform that provides: entertainment options, engagement solutions and a management suite
40
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Open office floor plan
Dental Benefits
Company Outings
Life Insurance
Diversity Program
401(K) Matching
What people are saying
"Working here has exceeded all expectations! UPshow has created a dynamic and motivating environment that always keeps me challenged. Being a part of this organization right now is already amazing, but the opportunity ahead is what excites me most!"

Apervita

Healthtech
About us
Apervita is the trusted healthcare collaboration platform for quality measurement, clinical intelligence, value optimization and interoperability. We empower payers and providers and other stakeholders to more efficiently and effectively measure clinical and financial performance, improve clinical quality and administer and run analytics on value
58
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Family Medical Leave
Generous Parental Leave
401(K) Matching
Eat lunch together
Dental Benefits
Time allotted for learning

PatientIQ

Healthtech + Software
About us
PatientIQ is a fast growing health tech company empowering healthcare providers, industry, researchers, and others to collaborate on the mission to improve patient outcomes. PatientIQ is headquartered in Chicago and backed by top-tier west coast venture capital, major hospital investors, and others.
18
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Company Equity
Dental Benefits
Stocked Kitchen
Generous PTO
Documented equal pay policy
Promote from within
What people are saying
"We’re very willing to take a hard look at our process and adjust if we need to. In the last few months, we changed our communication and collaboration patterns to fit our needs. Whatever problems come up, we’re agile enough to solve them!"

dscout

Enterprise Web + Mobile
About us
dscout helps companies better understand the experiences people have with their products and brands in everyday life. Our SaaS video research platform helps our customers gather, manage, share and analyze millions of in-context moments submitted by people around the world.
95
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Health Insurance Benefits
Friends outside of work
Pet Insurance
Home Office Stipend for Remote Employees
Eat lunch together
Life Insurance
What people are saying
"dscout has some great benefits. From excellent healthcare coverage, to an office stocked with lots of snacks and Metropolis and Intelligentsia coffee, we're able to focus on building a top-notch product."

ClearCut Analytics

Big Data + eCommerce
About us
ClearCut is a leading provider of retail analytics for CPG brands. With over $50B in eCommerce and Amazon sales data analyzed, our intelligence delivers actionable insights into today's complex retail marketplace to power successful product innovation and optimize digital shelf performance. Beyond analytics, we offer expert-led services for brands
25
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Highly diverse management team
Promote from within
Performance Bonus
Stocked Kitchen
Vision Benefits
Daily stand up
What people are saying
"We work hard for our clients and for each other and that keeps me waking up every day excited to go to work!"

Topstep

Fintech
About us
Topstep®’s vision is to be where the world goes to safely engage in and profit from financial markets. We evaluate traders’ performance in the Trading Combine® - a real-time, simulated account. When traders follow the risk criteria and meet the profit targets, they receive a Funded Account™ where they trade real capital and keep real profits.
61
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Pet Friendly
Mental Health Benefits
Friends outside of work
Some Meals Provided
Time allotted for learning
401(K)
What people are saying
"I feel empowered. My supervisor, Robin, always says, "you're the boss of you." I've become so much more confident in my decision making and self management because our leadership team gives me a lot of freedom in my work."

Analytics8

Big Data + Cloud
About us
We are the data and analytics consulting firm you want to work for. We help organizations make smart, data-driven decisions by translating their data into meaningful and actionable information. We believe that organizations thrive, lives are improved, and the world is a better place when organizations understand and use the data around them.
30
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Documented equal pay policy
Flexible Work Schedule
Mean gender pay gap below 10%
Hiring Practices that Promote Diversity
Life Insurance
401(K)
What people are saying
"My skills and opinions are valued at Analytics8. I love that I am continually learning and growing my skill set."

PerkSpot

eCommerce + HR Tech
About us
PerkSpot is on a mission to inspire employees everywhere to love where they work by delivering meaningful savings and recognition in their workplace. With 900+ clients like Walgreens and McDonald's, PerkSpot helps over 14 million employees save money by offering exclusive discounts on top brands such as Samsung, Target, and AMC Theaters.
89
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Mean gender pay gap below 10%
Highly diverse management team
Team based strategic planning
Sabbatical
Cross functional training encouraged
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
What people are saying
"I'm able to work on a sales team that incorporates our own suggestions and experiences. We practice what we preach; we're a hard working group that has an engaging work environment. We celebrate success with recognition and the job's super rewarding"

DAIS Technology

Fintech + Information Technology
About us
DAIS is reimagining insurance by empowering agencies and carriers with a cutting edge software platform designed to handle the complexity of insurance. We have a strong and vivid vision at DAIS: A day in which agents, carriers, and policyholders are connected in real-time through a cooperatively-owned digital network.
48
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Vision Benefits
401(K)
Company Equity
Onsite Gym
Life Insurance
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
What people are saying
"Cutting edge technology being used to make better software, is not only helping the insurance industry, but is also helping DAIS employees be on par with the fast evolving technology."

Redstone

Artificial Intelligence + Fintech
About us
Redstone is one of the fastest growing fintech startups in the country focused on streamlining creation of esoteric alternative asset classes. The fintech disruptor dismantled the MBS ecosystem, streamlining it with a digital platform that employs AI and machine learning tools to eliminates unnecessary steps and redundant approval processes.
30
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Job Training & Conferences
Eat lunch together
Happy Hours
Company Outings
Vision Benefits
Cross functional training encouraged

Wyzant

Edtech
About us
We believe 1-1 instruction is the most powerful way to unlock “I get it” moments—when eyes light up and confidence is born. With an extensive selection of tutors listed, Wyzant helps more students, in more places, than anyone else. We work hard to make personalized learning accessible and affordable, and we're looking for great minds to join us.
70
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Eat lunch together
401(K)
Happy Hours
Promote from within
Company Equity
Cross functional training encouraged

One North

Agency
About us
One North is a full-service digital agency helping businesses solve complex problems in creative ways. We’re makers, technologists and relationship builders guiding you toward what’s next. With capabilities in brand and communications, digital experience, technology and infrastructure, and optimization and insights, we can take on any challenge.
66
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Friends outside of work
Tuition Reimbursement
Recreational Clubs
Happy Hours
Company Outings
Open office floor plan
What people are saying
"My colleagues at One North are incredibly bright and are always teaching me something new. I love coming into an environment every day where work doesn’t feel like work."

Sittercity

Kids + Family + Software
About us
Sittercity’s mission is to make child care finally work. We've connected millions of families and sitters. Today we’re reinventing the category we created, with technology that radically simplifies the way families and sitters connect. Everyday we strive to build a platform that helps our users find freedom in crafting a life that works for them.
38
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Life Insurance
Diversity Program
Eat lunch together
Mean gender pay gap below 10%
401(K)
Game Room
What people are saying
"I joined Sittercity because it has a mission that I believe in. It’s not just about the bottom line, but about improving people’s lives and society as a whole. I’m proud and excited that each day my work impacts the lives of families and sitters!"

cohesion

Internet of Things + Real Estate
About us
Cohesion is a leading Intelligent Buildings software solution that is disrupting how buildings operate and how people engage with buildings. Our cutting-edge converged IoT-enabled platform equips owners and operators with actionable intelligence through connected operations and connected communities.
25
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Intracompany committees
Paid Holidays
401(K) Matching
Happy Hours
Company Equity
Life Insurance
What people are saying
"I loved that I had the possibility of working with small teams with different expertises. I had the opportunity to solve complex problems and see them come to life."

Neighborhoods.com

Real Estate + Software
About us
Neighborhoods.com is the first online real estate resource to put the neighborhood at the center of the home search. The platform invites visitors to imagine their life in a new area by providing a local’s perspective, including detailed descriptions and resident reviews of schools, amenities, and the surrounding community.
66
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Onsite Gym
401(K)
Open door policy
Lunch and learns
Paid Volunteer Time
Dental Benefits
What people are saying
"The support & encouragement to do what I feel is right and in the best interest of the company is unlike anything I have experienced at other employers. The autonomy given to do my job is refreshing."

Label Insight

Big Data + Machine Learning
About us
Our purpose is to empower people with the knowledge to improve their lives through better product choices. We achieve this purpose by driving growth for our grocery retail and consumer packaged goods customers through unparalleled product transparency.
33
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Paid Sick Days
Health Insurance Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Happy Hours
Vision Benefits
Volunteer in local community
What people are saying
"Work-life balance is really important at LI - and it's been even more apparent with working from home due to Covid. We’re given the autotomy to get work done on our terms. Taking time off is encouraged whether it’s planned or a last minute personal issue. There's a real sense of community, my coworkers are always willing to pitch in and help out."

Arrive

Consumer Web + Mobile
About us
Arrive brings drivers, parking operators, and enterprise partners together through the power of mobility technology, offering amazing savings on bookable parking. We’re modernizing our industry by instantly connecting thousands of drivers with our massive network of spaces and investing heavily in the future of connected cars and cities.
67
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Daily stand up
Company Equity
Wellness Programs
Health Insurance Benefits
401(K)
Happy Hours
What people are saying
"There are two unbeatable perks about working for Arrive. The autonomy & collaborative environment. It’s such a relief to know I’m trusted by my colleagues to contribute & bring meaningful feedback to any project & that they are open to doing the same"

Mediafly

Software
About us
Mediafly is a fully customizable sales app and sales enablement solution that empowers sellers and marketers to create dynamic, interactive, value-focused selling experiences both in person and remotely. For more information, please visit http://www.mediafly.com
100
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Commuter Benefits
Open door policy
Tuition Reimbursement
Remote Work Program
Paid Holidays
Job Training & Conferences
About us
Perfect Search Media is a Chicago-based digital marketing agency. We’re experts in Paid Search and Social Media Advertising, SEO, Remarketing, Display, UX, Design, and Content. (And we like to think we're pretty cool, too). We’re a results-driven, remote company with teammates from coast to coast.
20
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Team based strategic planning
Paid Volunteer Time
Some Meals Provided
Mentorship program
Pair programming
Recreational Clubs

Milyli

Enterprise Web + Information Technology
About us
Milyli builds secure, intuitive software that makes managing sensitive information tasks easier. Milyli has worked with Relativity and other eDiscovery technologies since 2008, building custom solutions and developing innovative applications like our flagship redaction tool, Blackout. The world’s top law firms, services providers, and government
30
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Health Insurance Benefits
Vision Benefits
Open office floor plan
Team based strategic planning
Mental Health Benefits
Beer on Tap
What people are saying
"I have always appreciated that the managers root for everyone here to win. It makes me feel more confident doing my work and has built a really supportive, savvy team across our organization that knows how to give feedback and work together well."

BigTime Software, Inc.

Professional Services + Software
About us
BigTime is the engine behind the greatest consulting firms on the planet, delivering back-office time/budgeting and invoicing to over 2,000 firms worldwide and tracking over $2 billion in billable time each year. Our flagship product is a SaaS-based system that is custom-built for the professional services industry. BigTime is a PE-backed company
60
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Group brainstorming sessions
Generous Parental Leave
Dedicated Diversity/Inclusion Staff
Generous PTO
Life Insurance
401(K)

Adage Technologies

eCommerce + Professional Services
About us
Founded in 2001, Adage Tech is a web design and development firm combines strategic thinking with a passion for technology to advance our client's purpose. We bring together a diverse team of creative and technical professionals who partner with our clients to create their digital strategy and build applications to connect with their audiences.
60
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Onsite Gym
Job Training & Conferences
Paid Holidays
401(K) Matching
Disability Insurance
Pet Insurance
What people are saying
"At Adage I'm surrounded by people who are not only smart, but dedicated and passionate about what they do. Everyone here is actively trying to do their best work and help one another to do the same."

Bento for Business

Fintech + Software
About us
At Bento, our mission is to give businesses the freedom to drive their vision, empower their employees and deliver business growth. We do that with our awesome financial operating platform that makes it easy for SMBs to manage daily expenses, virtual payments and cashless workflows. We are serving thousands of (very) happy customers and growing!
12
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Online course subscriptions available
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Casual Dress
Team based strategic planning
Open door policy
Company Equity
What people are saying
"It’s incredibly rewarding to hear unprompted customer feedback on how features I’ve released are being used and making a difference. I work with passionate people looking to transform an industry and I get to contribute to our customer's success."

DigitalMint

Blockchain + Fintech
About us
DigitalMint is the leading Bitcoin point-of-sale provider in the nation, enabling consumers to buy cryptocurrency instantly through Bitcoin ATM and Teller locations. DigitalMint empowers underserved and underbanked populations, utilizing digital currencies as a tool for financial access and inclusion.
35
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Job Training & Conferences
Dental Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Paid industry certifications
Group brainstorming sessions
Continuing Education stipend

Smokeball

Legal Tech + Software
About us
Smokeball is a legal practice management software for small law firms. Our mission isn’t simple, but it is straightforward: help small law firms be successful businesses so that they can better serve our communities.
70
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Daily stand up
Some Meals Provided
Job Training & Conferences
Remote Work Program
Fitness Subsidies
Open office floor plan

LaunchPad Lab

Software
About us
LaunchPad Lab is a Chicago-based software development agency that partners with businesses to transform their digital technology. We believe that great software can propel a business forward, and we have helped hundreds of organizations unlock revenue and efficiency by transforming their technology.
27
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Job Training & Conferences
Group brainstorming sessions
Customized development tracks
Open door policy
401(K)
Happy Hours
What people are saying
"As a Product Manager at Launchpad, I've enjoyed the hard work it takes to create excellent delivery and make clients happy with the products we build. We make time to celebrate our wins, and that part of the culture is my favorite."

Livly

Real Estate + Software
About us
Livly is modern apartment software that creates convenience and community in buildings. We offer a set of user friendly applications to improve the property management and resident experiences. From an intuitive digital move-in to simple package notifications, Livly is creating a new standard of property technology amenity.
40
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Health Insurance Benefits
401(K)
Group brainstorming sessions
Happy Hours
Flexible Work Schedule
Eat lunch together

Forager

Logistics + Software
About us
We're building an automated, freight-matching marketplace that connects cross-border shippers (customers) with their optimal carrier (trucking companies) based on region, price, and service rating.
60
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Paid Holidays
Diversity Program
Family Medical Leave
Mental Health Benefits
Open door policy
Generous Parental Leave
What people are saying
"All ideas are welcome, regardless of who you are, and that gives you a lot of freedom to take creative risks and continually improve. Instead of wasting time always fighting to be heard you can focus on producing your best work. "

OneMain Financial

Consumer Web + Fintech
About us
OneMain Financial is one of the largest consumer lending companies in the country. We provide real lending solutions to real people who use their loans for debt consolidation, home improvements and much more. Through constant innovation, our mission is to simplify the loan process and be the premier branch and online lender of the 21st century.
40
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Some Meals Provided
Eat lunch together
Family Medical Leave
401(K) Matching
Match charitable contributions
Adoption Assistance

Paro

Fintech + Software
About us
We help growing companies gain confidence in their finances. Paro matches businesses with the highest vetted bookkeepers, accountants, financial analysts, and CFOs who provide remote, on-demand, hourly support when clients need it. We only accept 2% of applicants into our highly curated network of experts, so clients know they’re working with the
62
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Dental Benefits
Intracompany committees
Life Insurance
Some Meals Provided
Health Insurance Benefits
Pet Friendly
What people are saying
"I started at Paro as an SDR, was able to develop my skillset
and find my career aspirations with the helping guidance of leadership. Today, I am excited to support the Account Management team and work with our amazing clients and freelancers! "

Entara

Cloud + Information Technology
About us
Entara (fka. YJT Solutions) is a new kind of IT Managed Services Company serving mid-sized organizations in Chicago. We’re built from the ground up to provide the strategic vision, platforms, processes and people to travel with our clients on the path to their best IT future--Today, Tomorrow, and Beyond.
50
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
401(K) Matching
Company Outings
Remote Work Program
Dental Benefits
Family Medical Leave
Life Insurance

OpenMarkets

eCommerce + Healthtech
About us
OpenMarkets is the leading online platform for buying, selling and managing health care equipment, used by hundreds of hospitals and equipment suppliers to facilitate transactions and communications in the $80BN health care capital market.
14
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Remote Work Program
Open door policy
Performance Bonus
Home Office Stipend for Remote Employees
Flexible Work Schedule
Cross functional training encouraged

Tillable

Cloud + Other
About us
Tillable was created to help landowners receive fair rent and get the insights they need about their farm’s performance, while also helping great farmers build their reputations and expand operations. We’re using the power of data and technology to make renting farmland easier, more profitable and more efficient than ever before.
23
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Continuing Education stipend
Health Insurance Benefits
401(K)
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Friends outside of work

Sertifi

Software
About us
Sertifi offers an Agreement Platform built for businesses who need a more efficient and secure way to manage the full contract process. We simplify how businesses around the world send and collect agreements and payments by bringing it all into one secure platform.
81
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Some Meals Provided
Intracompany committees
Commuter Benefits
Daily stand up
Stocked Kitchen
Dental Benefits
What people are saying
"Sertifi has a fantastic work environment, especially if you are looking to learn a lot. With ambitious company goals, I get to work on really cool projects and collaborate across teams."

GreenKey Technologies (GK)

Artificial Intelligence + Fintech
About us
GreenKey is an end-to-end platform for natural language processing (NLP). We structure complex human conversations across audio and text. Our models learn industry-specific jargon to generate insights and power automation. Our training environment can learn on-premise and is containerized using microservices.
15
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Some Meals Provided
Disability Insurance
Remote Work Program
Health Insurance Benefits
Vision Benefits
Pair programming
What people are saying
"GreenKey offices are energetic and productive. Everyone is heads down focused, but embraces the collaborative nature of the work. We come together often for lunch and learns and show and tells, where employees teach everyone about a topic, or show new breakthroughs they’ve discovered."

Engtal

HR Tech + Professional Services
About us
Named as the No. 1 Company to Work For In Chicago by Crain’s last year, we are the world's most innovative engineering staffing specialists. Our vision is to build a company the world wants to work for. Whether you’re a seasoned sales veteran or a fresh graduate looking for the first step in your illustrious career, we’d love to hear from you! We
15
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Eat lunch together
Cross functional training encouraged
401(K) Matching
Hiring Practices that Promote Diversity
Casual Dress
Family Medical Leave

Screencastify

Edtech + Software
About us
While we already had a passionate community of millions of educators, nothing could have prepared us for the growth we’ve seen this year. We’ve set out to transform video in the classroom and make it not just a tool for remote learning, but an integral part of every student’s education.
28
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Team owned deliverables
Hiring Practices that Promote Diversity
401(K) Matching
401(K)
Paid Holidays
Generous PTO
What people are saying
"Work hard, play hard. Growing a company isn't easy, but we have a ton of fun going for it."

RoomIt by CWT

Travel
About us
RoomIt by CWT helps business travelers find the right room, right now. Our intelligent app serves up hotels rooms based on travelers preferences and behaviors making it easy to find a hotel with the price and amenities travelers crave. Plus, you can track your spending and locate travelers in an emergency - a must-have for fast-growing businesses.
100
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Stocked Kitchen
Open office floor plan
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Job Training & Conferences
Dental Benefits

UrbanBound

HR Tech + Software
About us
Relocating for a job can be scary, complex and overwhelming—but it doesn’t have to be. At UrbanBound, we build software to to help HR teams manage and track relocation benefits, while providing relocating employees access to the tools and support they need to move for their job.
20
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Paid Holidays
Recreational Clubs
Intracompany committees
Promote from within
Happy Hours
Open office floor plan
What people are saying
"After three months of employment, you earn the coveted UrbanBound jacket. In order to receive this jacket, you must participate in the Jacket Ceremony. I can't say much about what this ceremony entails...it's top secret. "

bloXroute Labs

Blockchain + Information Technology
About us
Developed by blockchain and networking experts from Chicago's Northwestern University, bloXroute has built the crucial blockchain network infrastructure to scale Web 3.0. At the core of bloXroute is its Blockchain Distribution Network (BDN) that propagates data extremely fast, solving the “scalability problem” and benefitting all network
12
Local Employees
Founded
Evanston
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Remote Work Program
401(K)
Daily stand up
Team workouts
Casual Dress
Dental Benefits
What people are saying
"It's rewarding to be in a company where I can learn and challenge myself everyday. Importantly, the team is filled with positive, talented people who are always eager to help each other out. After over two years, bloXroute feels like family. "

Visibly

Healthtech
About us
Visibly, a Chicago-based healthcare technology company founded in 2012, creates digital eye care technologies that enable patient choice and convenience while providing doctors the ability to create awesome user experiences. Visibly was founded with the belief that glasses and contact lens prescriptions should be accessible and affordable to
5
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Commuter Benefits
Team based strategic planning
Friends outside of work
Hiring Practices that Promote Diversity
Health Insurance Benefits
Vision Benefits
What people are saying
"Working at [Visibly] has been the highlight of my career in IT. Ideas and feedback (and jokes) are exchanged freely, with candor and respect. "

Casechek

Cloud + Healthtech
About us
Casechek's platform coordinates and manages medical devices for surgeries, but the entire implant supply chain is ripe for disruption. We’re building an expanded solution to automate the implant supply chain and bring greater transparency to the cost of patient care. It sounds crazy, but without Casechek, hospitals can’t be 100% sure they have
21
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Eat lunch together
Team owned deliverables
Company Outings
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Diversity Employee Resource Groups
Open door policy
What people are saying
"Work here for the people. Casechek is a supportive environment where we're encouraged to bring their whole selves to work. Companies claim to have a leading agile process, but Casechek actually does - we invest in it. "

Aptitive

Big Data + Information Technology
About us
Aptitive is a Chicago-based IT consulting firm with solutions focusing on the management, design, and development of data-centric projects. Our high-aptitude consultants bring innovative technology solutions to your business problems.
38
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Generous Parental Leave
Paid Holidays
Intracompany committees
Paid industry certifications
Company Outings
401(K)
What people are saying
"Work life balance is simple at Aptitive. Do what it takes to get the job done and do what you need to keep yourself happy and healthy. Work schedules allow the team the flexibility to do their work without sacrificing friends, family, or the things they love.
"

Mothership

Logistics + Software
About us
Mothership's groundbreaking technology is unlocking the world's potential by making freight delivery more efficient. Started in 2017, we're backed by some of venture capital's best investors and have already become the logistics backbone for many of today's most innovative companies.
11
Local Employees
Founded
West Loop, Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Open office floor plan
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Company Equity
Promote from within
Volunteer in local community
What people are saying
"Being a member of this close-knit team where everyone’s roles are vital to the success of the company. We have ownership and the opportunity is unlike anything I have ever experienced. "

Sagence

Big Data + Information Technology
About us
Sagence is a management advisory firm dedicated to helping our clients optimize the value of their data assets. We work with leading institutions in the acquisition, evaluation, development, and management of their data assets and in the application of analytics to discover new insights, shorten time-to-value, and drive competitive advantage.
30
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Continuing Education stipend
Friends outside of work
Generous Parental Leave
Wellness Programs
Team owned deliverables
Diversity Program

The Mom Project

HR Tech + On-Demand
About us
The Mom Project is rewriting the working mom narrative. We are a digital talent marketplace and community connecting professionally accomplished women with world-class companies. Our mission is to build a more diverse and inclusive workforce so women never feel forced to choose between their families and their careers.
60
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Health Insurance Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Pet Friendly
Disability Insurance
Friends outside of work
Casual Dress
What people are saying
"I get to wake up every day knowing that the work I do will help a woman achieve career and personal goals in her life! As a woman and future mom, nothing excites me more!"

SpotMe

Events + Software
About us
SpotMe is the complete engagement platform. From live to on-demand, planners can easily deliver virtual events, digital experiences, and event apps that their audience loves. From breakout sessions to personalized agendas to two-way communication and gamification, planners have the tools to build a thriving community on and offline. SpotMe
18
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Company Outings
Highly diverse management team
Parking
Open door policy
Performance Bonus
Hiring Practices that Promote Diversity
What people are saying
"It's amazing to come to work everyday and be surrounded by a smart, ambitious, supportive, and innovative team who push you to be better. Every day is a new challenge!"

Shiftgig

HR Tech + Software
About us
Shiftgig connects businesses with their on-demand workforce through our industry-leading mobile platform. Our technology provides financial opportunity for hourly workers seeking flexibility and choice, while delivering powerful business agility to companies.
25
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Eat lunch together
Daily stand up
Team owned deliverables
Job Training & Conferences
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Dental Benefits
What people are saying
"Collaboration between departments at Shiftgig is huge. In my role, there are always problems to be solved and I often need help from other departments. From payroll to product to sales, I've never encountered resistance when asking for help."

Convr

Artificial Intelligence + Insurance
About us
Convr is the first decisioning platform for commercial P&C insurance. The company has revolutionized the commercial underwriting process with cutting-edge AI and data science. Commercial carriers of all sizes use Convr to make real-time underwriting decisions to improve productivity, profitability, efficiency and accuracy.
45
Local Employees
Founded
Schaumburg
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Parking
Open office floor plan
Company Outings
Open door policy
Health Insurance Benefits
Volunteer in local community
What people are saying
"I love it here because of my team. The strength of a team is each individual member. The strength of each member is the team. We applaud effort, acknowledge success, and encourage our people in their pursuits. When we help one another, we all win!"

Arcalea

Marketing Tech
About us
Arcalea is a strategic digital agency. We believe marketing should be measurable, data-driven and effective. As a Google Premier Partner with industry-leading methodologies, Arcalea specializes in the strategic assessment of how audiences interact with brands online, and the resulting analysis and implementation of digital programs.
12
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Unconscious bias training
Job Training & Conferences
Performance Bonus
Paid industry certifications
Friends outside of work
Company Equity

Networked Insights

Big Data + Marketing Tech
About us
Networked Insights technology helps marketers from the world’s biggest brands and agencies understand their customers, inform their media spend, invent new products, drive amazing creative campaigns and improve their targeting by providing game-changing insights no other technology company can provide.
63
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Job Training & Conferences
Health Insurance Benefits
Happy Hours
Disability Insurance
Some Meals Provided
Flexible Work Schedule
What people are saying
"There’s an apparent sense of autonomy within the work we perform. I love that I can come and go as I please without being constrained to a certain amount of hours, as long as the work gets done."

Spark Hire

HR Tech + Software
About us
Spark Hire is an easy to use video interviewing platform with 5,000+ customers conducting video interviews in over 100 countries. Since launching in 2012, Spark Hire has become the fastest growing video interviewing platform. Organizations of all sizes are utilizing Spark Hire to make better hires faster than ever before.
50
Local Employees
Founded
Northbrook
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Health Insurance Benefits
Intracompany committees
Flexible Work Schedule
Stocked Kitchen
Fitness Subsidies
Beer on Tap
What people are saying
"The camaraderie is unmatched. Working with people who care about the success of each other, really creates a great atmosphere and energy to be apart of."

Upfront

Healthtech
About us
Upfront’s Care Traffic Control platform proactively reassures and directs patients to the safest and most relevant care options within the health system. Using advanced analytics, personalized content and strategic calls-to-action, Upfront aligns patient care needs with health system resources through a 1:1 digital experience based on deep
25
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Dedicated Diversity/Inclusion Staff
Hiring Practices that Promote Diversity
Unconscious bias training
Company Outings
Diversity Program
Volunteer in local community

Quicket Solutions

Cloud + Enterprise Web
About us
At Quicket, we understand that government needs great technology to best serve our communities. Quicket’s unified data management and operational intelligence software improves efficiencies by breaking down data silos, automates services for residents, and eliminates costs associated with managing infrastructure.
27
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Documented equal pay policy
Fitness Subsidies
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Company Equity
Dental Benefits
Life Insurance

Hunt Club

HR Tech
About us
Hunt Club is a new kind of talent company that leans on subject matter experts to find your next great hire.
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Job Training & Conferences
Team workouts
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Continuing Education stipend
Promote from within
Group brainstorming sessions

Higi

Healthtech
About us
higi is a small, ambitious team re-thinking how to make it easier for consumers to be their healthiest by making healthcare more accessible, affordable and convenient. Each day we bring energy and enthusiasm to work because we're passionate about what we're building.
50
Local Employees
Founded
CHICAGO
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Vision Benefits
Disability Insurance
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Open door policy
Dental Benefits
What people are saying
"Working as a designer at Higi has been such a great experience! Every day is a new adventure where I constantly wear many hats and take on new challenges. I get to work with people who are top-notch, creative thinkers that have become like family."

Avatria

Artificial Intelligence + eCommerce
About us
Avatria’s mission is to solve our customers’ toughest problems with well-designed products and solutions informed by our vast commerce experience and strengthened further by trusted customer partnerships. We're committed to a fresh and honest approach to business, one that focuses on doing the right thing for our customers and employees.
19
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Dental Benefits
Return-to-work program post parental leave
Paid Volunteer Time
401(K)
Fitness Subsidies
Happy Hours
What people are saying
"What I saw from Avatria during the interview process, I could only describe as genuine teamwork. Partners were involved throughout and I could tell there was a lot of trust. At a small company, trust comes at a high premium, and it's a hard to fake."

BRD

Blockchain + Enterprise Web
About us
BRD is the simple and secure way to get started with crypto. Our simple, streamlined design is easy for beginners, yet powerful enough for experienced users. BRD is building a global decentralized banking platform with cryptocurrencies as a vehicle for financial freedom.
6
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Company Equity
Dental Benefits
Open door policy
Casual Dress
Job Training & Conferences
Remote Work Program
What people are saying
"We work hard to make the team feel like their hard work is noticed. We give out praise in our weekly all hands meetings, cash bonuses, and even some BRD tokens when the team goes above and beyond -which seems to be all the time these days!"

Catch Co.

eCommerce + Sports
About us
At Catch Co, our purpose is to rescue people from the indoors by connecting them with America’s top outdoor sport: fishing. More than 50 million Americans fish every year and Catch Co is the industry leader in creating products, content, and experiences that modern anglers love. Most importantly, we aim to have the most loyal customers in the
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Flexible Work Schedule
Recreational Clubs
Tuition Reimbursement
401(K)
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Friends outside of work
What people are saying
"Our company has my definition of the ideal work-life balance. People are encouraged to take time off when needed, but we all still work hard."

Agentis

Greentech + Software
About us
Agentis leverages billions of data points from over 2.5M businesses in North America to change the way businesses work with their utility. We believe this data will unlock new ways to reduce carbon emissions, accelerate the adoption of new technologies like solar and battery storage, and permanently change the relationship between businesses and
20
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Paid Holidays
Dental Benefits
Lunch and learns
Job Training & Conferences
401(K)
Generous Parental Leave

mHUB

Angel or VC Firm + Co-Working Space or Incubator
About us
mHUB is a leading independent hardtech and manufacturing innovation center that exists to convene the entrepreneurial ecosystem around physical product innovation to ensure that the manufacturing industry continues to accelerate, grow and thrive. The mHUB community includes over 350 active and alumni startups and small businesses supported by a
23
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Online course subscriptions available
Hiring Practices that Promote Diversity
Job Training & Conferences
Child Care Benefits
Volunteer in local community
Someone's primary function is managing the company’s diversity and inclusion initiatives

Focused Labs

Cloud + Information Technology
About us
At Focused Labs we take a unique approach to developing high-quality, business focused, software. We believe that digital products can and should be built to evolve with your business. Our approach is structured around delivering products to market fast, testing with real customers, and iterating based on their feedback.
11
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Job Training & Conferences
Open office floor plan
Some Meals Provided
Company Outings
Parking
Lunch and learns
What people are saying
"I think there's actually a deeper question. What is the balance between work, life, and time to be creative? When you spend all your time hacking away at a backlog you're not learning. At Focused, we want you to have creative time, and time with your family/friends. That's why we offer Idea Hours and have a strong culture of 8 hour days, no more!"

Boro

Consumer Web + Fintech
About us
Boro is the first provider of convenient, affordable, and stress-free microloans and auto loans for students and recent graduates. Founded in 2015, Boro’s proprietary non-FICO loan application process helps students obtain microloans and build their credit, even without a prior credit history or even a social security number.
27
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Team owned deliverables
Casual Dress
Friends outside of work
Performance Bonus
Fitness Subsidies
Open door policy

Raise

eCommerce
About us
Raise is the leading mobile payments and prepaid gift card platform where millions of consumers earn instant cash back and save money on purchases. The company has transformed traditionally simple pieces of plastic into one powerful payment mechanism that can be seamlessly used at 300,000+ retail locations nationwide. As a marketplace with 4,000
65
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Commuter Benefits
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Dental Benefits
Game Room
Life Insurance
What people are saying
"It's exciting to work with such a talented and diverse group here at Raise. It allows me and my team to tackle unique challenges in innovative ways while we embrace our differences."

Eight Bit Studios

Agency + Mobile
About us
Our purpose is to spread empathy so we can work together to shape a better world for all. Our mission is to incite organizations to craft amazing apps and websites with empathy. We’ve been able to assemble a diverse team of UX Strategists, Designers, Engineers, Managers, and QA Analysts all under one roof, all-in to deliver great work.
28
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Stocked Kitchen
Paid Sick Days
Generous PTO
Documented equal pay policy
Pair programming
Diversity manifesto

lulafit

Events + Fitness
About us
Lulafit is a national leader in modern wellness amenity services, technology, and management. Today, lulafit works with top organizations and real estate communities to create a culture and space that supports people’s physical, social, and mental well-being. The result is increased retention, higher engagement, and healthier and happier people.
40
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Documented equal pay policy
Volunteer in local community
Open door policy
Paid Holidays
Hiring Practices that Promote Diversity
Partners with Nonprofits

Enodo

Fintech + Machine Learning
About us
Enodo is an automated underwriting platform for multifamily real estate. Utilizing predictive analytics and machine learning, Enodo’s core features allow users to achieve optimal rent, identify statistically relevant comps, and test value-add strategies.
16
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Paid Holidays
Match charitable contributions
Eat lunch together
Relocation Assistance
Dental Benefits
Life Insurance
What people are saying
"There is great cohesion between team members and leadership. Employees are encouraged to develop new skills and the company has an atmosphere that embraces design thinking and decision-making at all levels."

Wellspring

Software
About us
Wellspring is the world's leading provider of innovation management software for both corporations and universities. We help clients succeed in today's innovation economy by researching technology trends, finding innovation partners, identifying startups, commercializing inventions, and coordinating global R&D and innovation programs.
45
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Flexible Work Schedule
Relocation Assistance
Wellness Programs
Generous PTO
Commuter Benefits
Eat lunch together

Leaf Trade

Cannabis + eCommerce
About us
Leaf Trade is the leading B2B marketplace between licensed wholesalers of cannabis products and dispensaries in the highly regulated cannabis markets. Leaf Trade streamlines order management and fulfillment by providing a CRM, essential integrations, and other enterprise tools that save time and help grow cannabis businesses.
19
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Highly diverse management team
Team owned deliverables
Commuter Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Vision Benefits
Lunch and learns
What people are saying
"I've been at Leaf Trade for almost a year now and I can honestly say I haven't had a 'bad day at work' and my colleagues agree. Its liberating to work for an innovative company, doing great things and growing significantly with a great team of people"

YCharts

Fintech + Software
About us
YCharts, the fastest growing online financial platform, helps investors make smarter decisions. YCharts customers gain access to comprehensive data, visualization, and advanced analytics at an affordable cost. Industry professionals use YCharts for idea generation, analysis, alerts, and updates from real-time news feeds to monitor the markets.
45
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Casual Dress
Dental Benefits
Some Meals Provided
Stocked Kitchen
Open door policy
Remote Work Program

Eversight, Inc.

Artificial Intelligence + Machine Learning
About us
Eversight is the recognized leader in AI-powered pricing and promotions. Global brands and retailers rely on the Eversight platform to optimize pricing and respond to market conditions, deliver higher ROI on promotional spend, and enable data-driven collaboration on investments.
16
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Happy Hours
Promote from within
Eat lunch together
Stocked Kitchen
Generous Parental Leave
Life Insurance

Freeosk, Inc.

AdTech + Marketing Tech
About us
We are a nimble, Chicago-based omni-channel marketing platform made up of a cross-disciplinary team of engineers, creatives, data analysts, account managers and other specialists. We help brands advance their key marketing initiative using our patented technology and a unique database of real-world consumer intent signals.
55
Local Employees
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Eat lunch together
Generous PTO
Health Insurance Benefits
Open door policy
Happy Hours
Performance Bonus

Highland

Agency + Edtech
About us
Highland is a digital product consultancy in Chicago. We specialize in customer research, digital product design, custom web applications, and mobile app development. We believe that what we create should make it a little bit better to be alive: for us, our clients, and their customers.
22
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Partners with Nonprofits
Intracompany committees
Generous PTO
Team based strategic planning
Fitness Subsidies
Vision Benefits

McDonald's Technology

eCommerce + Food
About us
McDonald’s is the world’s leading global foodservice retailer with over 37,000 locations in over 100 countries. More than 90% of McDonald’s restaurants worldwide are owned and operated by independent local business men and women. McDonald's & our franchisees employ 1.9 million people worldwide.
100
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Happy Hours
Adoption Assistance
Disability Insurance
Tuition Reimbursement
Child Care Benefits
Performance Bonus
What people are saying
"Came from a start-up previously where the whole focus was on Growth, having a customer base the size of McDonald’s is awesome. Adapting to cultural nuances is eye-opening and develops my skills at a rate I wouldn’t be able to achieve elsewhere."

Hologram, Inc.

Internet of Things + Software
About us
The future, as we see it, has millions of devices connected to the internet — everything from citywide bike sharing systems to smarter heart monitors to internet-connected eggs to catch turtle poachers. Hologram is here to connect anything to the internet, via our global cellular platform and network available in over 200 countries and territories.
37
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Team owned deliverables
Disability Insurance
Documented equal pay policy
Casual Dress
Diversity manifesto
Dental Benefits

UpCity

AdTech + Marketing Tech
About us
UpCity helps businesses find service providers they can trust. Our marketplace creates and empowers successful relationships between businesses and service providers from marketers to accountants to HR professionals. We provide transparency and insights to dramatically improve the B2B partner selection and purchase experience.
40
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Casual Dress
Open office floor plan
Company Equity
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Eat lunch together
Vision Benefits

Meeting Tomorrow

Events + Information Technology
About us
Meeting Tomorrow is the behind-the-scenes magic that makes events run smoothly, from small sales meetings to massive conferences. We provide technology, audio visual equipment, and production expertise for more than 10,000 events every year nationwide. Based in Chicago’s Albany Park neighborhood, we’re a group of 100 friendly, hard-working people.
90
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Performance Bonus
Pet Friendly
Unconscious bias training
Match charitable contributions
Life Insurance
Free Daily Meals

Equilibria

Cannabis + eCommerce
About us
Equilibria is a high-growth, omni-channel premium CBD platform for women. We are dedicated to restoring balance to our community — physically and mentally — through our high quality CBD products and personalized dosage & delivery support.
40
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Company Outings
Promote from within
Friends outside of work
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Casual Dress
Team owned deliverables

NowPow

Healthtech + Information Technology
About us
At NowPow, we use technology to power entire communities by connecting people with the vital services they need to stay well, meet basic needs, manage with illness and care for others.
105
Local Employees
Founded
Chicago
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
401(K) Matching
Diversity manifesto
Dental Benefits
Stocked Kitchen
Paid Sick Days
Generous PTO

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