We know: Job searching can be tough. Whether you’ve been looking for months or are just starting to think about your next step, finding a company with the perfect culture and job opening for you—and in the right location—is no small feat.
That’s why we wanted to give you a little boost with 17 companies that are all hiring now, right in your stomping grounds. Take a peek inside their offices, browse job openings, and see if your perfect “next thing” just landed in your lap.
Activision has been changing the way people play for the past 40 years—as the leading developer and publisher of video games, the Activision team has created some of the world's biggest, most ground-breaking, and beloved franchises in the industry. Ask anyone who works there about the best part of their job and they'll tell you it's the people. While Activision has world-class brands, infrastructure, and resources, the truth is that great games start with great people.
City National Bank delivers highly personal service and complete financial solutions to an extraordinary client base of entrepreneurs, professionals, their businesses and their families, and a wide array of entertainment clients including nearly 50% of Broadway productions. Los Angeles-based, City National is growing—with current locations and opportunities in Southern California, the San Francisco Bay Area, Nevada, New York City, Nashville, Atlanta, Minneapolis, and Washington, D.C.
City National is a subsidiary of Royal Bank of Canada, one of North America’s leading diversified financial services companies.
AT&T is excited to announce the expansion of its entertainment and content services. The company is the largest provider of pay TV in the United States and is among the largest in the world. The company utilizes its broad media footprint and high-speed services to reach over 60 million locations to deliver primetime shows, sporting events, and movies to customers around the globe.
On a mission to get safer products into the hands of everyone, Beautycounter is committed to health and safety standards that go well beyond what’s required by U.S. law. The company has banned more than 1,500 questionable or harmful chemicals from their product formulations—all while ensuring that their products are as indulgent as any other luxury product on the market.
Learn more about how to become an Independent Consultant with Beautycounter here.
Since its launch in 2001, LegalZoom has helped over three million families and small businesses manage their legal needs. From estate plan documents to business formation and trademark registration, LegalZoom provides legal solutions built around providing exceptional customer experiences. Offering access to licensed, customer-reviewed, independent attorneys, LegalZoom is a trusted partner that places the law within everyone’s reach.
6. City of Hope
Founded in 1913, City of Hope is one of only 49 comprehensive cancer centers in the nation, as designated by the National Cancer Institute. The organization's role as a leader in patient care, basic and clinical research, and the translation of science into tangible benefit is widely acknowledged. Every discovery City of Hope makes—and every new treatment it creates—gives people the chance to live longer, better, and more fully.
Ara and Vahe started ServiceTitan in 2012 to help their families manage their growing home service businesses. The founders wanted to help thousands of their peers in the home services industry that have traditionally been underserved by software. Today, they’re humbled that so many businesses use ServiceTitan to increase revenue and improve efficiency.
8. First Media
First Media is an industry-leading publisher providing content for the savvy millennial woman. Comprising several multi-platform brands, First Media helps women live happier, more fulfilled lives. Its brands—Blossom, So Yummy, Blusher and BabyFirst TV—have all established massive, incredibly loyal female audiences. As a result, First Media regularly produces the most viewed and shared content in the world—Blossom and So Yummy are the number one and number two pages on Facebook in terms of views per post, and BabyFirst is viewed by 60 million US TV homes. Through these platforms, First Media is able to offer brand partners highly customized campaigns with unparalleled results.
It’s safe to say that going into space is a pretty complicated endeavor. That’s why the American government’s space programs have been looking to The Aerospace Corporation for independent technical and advisory services since 1960. In addition to operating a federally funded research and development center for the United States Air Force and the National Reconnaissance Office, The Aerospace Corporation provides its highly skilled expertise and insight into organizations ranging from NASA to universities and commercial companies.
AppFolio is revolutionizing the way people do business.
Serving over 20,000 U.S. property management and legal companies, Appfolio's easy-to-use, cloud-based software helps customers more effectively market, manage, and grow their business. AppFolians are dedicated to innovative products, making a difference in their customers' lives, and collaborating for a positive impact each and every day. At the heart of AppFolio is its inclusive, innovative, and encouraging company culture that inspires team members to do their best work. And with offices in Santa Barbara, Los Angeles, San Diego, Dallas, and Boston, AppFolio is built for long-term success and growing every day.
Logix is a co-operative financial institution that provides a full-range of financial products and services with the aim of helping its members thrive. It’s common to associate numbers and dollar signs to the customer-bank relationship—yet Logix does the opposite, as it values its relationship with members above all else. Where most banks are for-profit organizations, Logix is structured as a member cooperative which changes the way its products and services are priced and delivered to its members. With service and humility as its foundation, Logix is set to grow and serve a growing member base for years to come.
Operating from offices in Tel Aviv, Los Angeles, London, Bangkok, New Delhi, Tokyo, Sao Paulo, Shanghai, Beijing, Seoul, and Istanbul, Taboola is undoubtedly one of the world’s largest online discovery platforms. By partnering with publishers, marketers, and advertising agencies around the globe, the company increases user retention for client sites, effectively monetizing traffic and distributing quality content to targeted audiences.
Fremantle’s mission—being “the place creatives like to call home”—rings true for many of its employees, who are passionate, driven, and bold. Fremantle’s ultimate goal is to use content to bring families together, and they do so by hiring the top talent in the industry. Their offices are open, collaborative, and a place where employees feel trusted and supported. Plus, a healthy work-life balance is encouraged with the help of Summer Fridays, food trucks, and free massages.
Core Digital Media is an industry leader in direct-response advertising founded in 1999. CDM combines its proprietary Performance Marketing Platform with a state-of-the-art data analytics capability to optimize billions of online display, social, mobile and search marketing impressions acquiring millions of high-quality customers for its clients. CDM is a trusted partner to the largest names in the financial services and education industries.
The experienced experts who work at Optima Tax Relief assist clients who have difficulties making IRS or state tax payments. The company specializes in cases where wage garnishments, bank levies, and liens are involved, using a unique two-phase approach that provides people with unparalleled clarity, control, and results as they proceed towards resolving their tax issues. It's no surprise Optima's been named to Inc. Magazine’s “Fastest-Growing Private Companies” list four years in a row!
Applicants interviewing at Smashbox HQ should check out the “Love Wall” on the side of the building. Painted by street artist Curtis Kulig, it’s Instagram gold—and also a great illustration of the company's culture. The team is comprised of passionate, creative people who believe everyone should have a voice. The company is growing fast, which means it’s also a work in progress—and they're looking for people to help them improve and excel.
17. Living Spaces
Living Spaces’ quality furniture retail offerings meet everyone’s style and budget. A recognized leader in great home decor, design, and affordability, Living Spaces sells an impressive assortment of beautiful furniture and accessories, both in-store and online. With a growing list of locations across the country—and continued expansion into new markets—Living Spaces provides its customers with convenient, delightful furniture shopping experiences.
Here at The Muse, we partner with a lot of great companies to bring you insider looks at their offices and awesome job listings. These employers pay us to be featured on the site, but these Muse-worthy brands made this list not just because they want to be included, but because their culture, policies, and employee feedback showed us that they deserve to be.
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