With double-digit growth in tech talent over the last five years and an ‘A’ grade for the quality of labour force, Calgary tops the list of mid-sized Canadian tech markets in CBRE’s 2020 Scoring Canadian Tech Talent report.
Innovation in Calgary is accelerating at a rapid rate. From software to hardware and services, digital transformation is quickly becoming the largest driver of new solutions and technology investments among Calgary industries.
In Calgary, doing industry-disrupting work in tech and enjoying an amazing quality of life go hand in hand. With a thriving innovation ecosystem hiring across all industries, a friendly business culture and vibrant cultural scene, along with easy access to the Rocky Mountains, it’s no surprise Calgary’s been ranked the most livable city in North America by the Economist Intelligence Unit for the past decade (2009-2019).
See what it’s like to work in Canada’s most adventurous tech city, where you can Live Tech and Love Life.
Tech Headlines From Calgary
- RBC launching Calgary Innovation Hub, with plans to hire 300 employees
- Software company that combats cybercrime setting up office in Calgary
- Calgary-based manufacturer creates country’s first supply of 100% compostable PPE
- Alberta First Nation teams up with tech company to build net-zero power plant
3 Tech Employers in Calgary
Helcim is on a mission to build the world’s most loved payments company by making it easier for businesses to get paid and grow. Helcim delivers a better payments service by making it easier to sign up, providing smarter payment tools, and making it more affordable to get paid.
VEERUM is a global SaaS provider that applies data visualization and digital twin software to industrial asset ownership. VEERUM brings visibility, transparency, and certainty to asset ownership and unlocks the potential of asset ownership with their powerful visualization solution.
Xerris is a technology leader specializing in digital transformation through microservice development, frontend development, cloud migration, and DevOps. As an AWS Advanced Partner and Google Cloud Platform expert, Xerris’ mission is to help companies break down the technical barriers that restrict innovation and re-imagine their business for the digital-first consumer.
Calgary Economic Development
Calgary Economic Development works with business, government and community partners to position Calgary as the location of choice for the purpose of attracting business investment, fostering trade and growing Calgary’s workforce.