There’s no denying 2020 was challenging, but the beauty of welcoming the New Year is the opportunity for a fresh start. When it comes to your career, that could mean a different job or even a career change you’ve been wanting to make for a long time. Another reason to feel optimistic? January is the ideal time for job hunting, and there are lots of companies on The Muse actively hiring now—including each one on this list.
We think that workplace culture is really important, which is why our profiles provide an in-depth look at what you can expect from a company before you even apply. For example, you can learn more about Northrop Grumman’s internship and professional development programs or discover how CarMax encourages team-building through activities like scavenger hunts and volunteer work.
Whether you’re hoping to advance on your current career path, find better job stability, or venture into a different field, read on to start your 2021 job search now.
1. Northrop Grumman
Northrop Grumman solves the toughest problems in space, aeronautics, defense, and cyberspace to meet the ever-evolving needs of customers worldwide. Their 90,000 employees are Defining Possible every day using science, technology, and engineering to create and deliver advanced systems, products, and services. Northrop Grumman careers and internships are as varied as candidates’ interests, with a lifetime of potential that will allow them to work together with people from many backgrounds, personal passions, and disciplines.
2. Enterprise Holdings
Who is Enterprise Holdings? For one, they’re a leader in the transportation service industry. With annual revenues of $22.5 billion, their family of brands, including Alamo Rent A Car, Enterprise Rent-A-Car, and National Car Rental, has nearly 80,000 dedicated team members doing business in 100 countries. That kind of success leads to amazing career opportunities. But that’s not all. By combining drive, commitment, and talent with an empowering culture and strong focus on people and shared success, Enterprise provides everything needed to move forward and realize ambitions—wherever they may lead.
CarMax has been a unique force in the used car industry since 1993. Through innovation and integrity, they have revolutionized the way people buy and sell used cars. And by changing the way they assist customers, they have also changed the journey of their associates—providing careers in an exciting, collaborative work environment. They pride themselves on the experience they provide their customers, and their associates make it all possible. Redefine your journey with CarMax.
Intel’s mission is to shape the future of technology to help create a better future for the entire world. By pushing forward in fields like AI, analytics, and cloud-to-edge technology, Intel’s work is at the heart of countless innovations. From major breakthroughs, such as self-driving cars and rebuilding the coral reefs, to things that make everyday life better, like blockbuster effects and improved shopping experiences—they’re all powered by Intel technology. With a career at Intel, you have the opportunity to help make the future more wonderful for everyone.
5. BAE Systems
BAE Systems turns defense, aerospace, and security blueprints into tangible realities by partnering with government agencies and other forces in the industry. BAE Systems employees’ dedication and commitment show in everything they create and deliver, including advanced electronic systems, cyber operations and intelligence analysis, combat vehicles, naval weapons, ship maintenance and modernization, and vehicle upgrades and services. They push the edge with the technologies they create and the services they deliver, to provide a critical advantage to BAE Systems’ customers where it counts.
6. Gentle Dental
Gentle Dental provides high-quality comprehensive care including general dentistry, orthodontics, periodontics, endodontics, pedodontics, prosthodontic, and oral surgery. Gentle Dental serves patients in 180 different locations in eight western states under the brands Gentle Dental and Smile Keepers. Each team member is patient-driven and proves time and time again that group dentistry can provide a better, more ethical, and more comprehensive alternative for patients.
7. Wilton Brands
Wilton Brands is passionate about bringing the love of baking and decorating to everyone, everywhere, every day. As styles, trends, and tastes change, the company evolves to make sure it's bringing the latest and most relevant products and ideas to the market. Wilton has other locations in Bentonville, AR, Hudson, OH, Brentwood, TN, Dallas, TX, Mavalerio, VA, Canada, and China. Wilton is owned by Dr. August Oetker KG, a privately held company based in Germany. Dr. Oetker is a global leader in the food and beverage industries. Follow Wilton on social media at @WiltonBrands.
Humans have never had it so good. The information at people’s fingertips is unprecedented. But it can get drowned out in an endless glut of noise. It’s getting harder to read things—and write things—that actually matter. That’s why Medium exists.
Medium’s mission is to move thinking forward on the urgent issues shaping today and the next 100 years through honest, reflective conversation. Medium is looking for teammates who are galvanized by this challenge, who dare to root for the underdog, who are deeply thoughtful and empathetic, and who love that words still mean something. Sound like you? Medium may be your next right place.
At Siemens, people are on a mission to change the world and are guided by their belief that “we make real what matters.” Siemens has more than 200,000 of the greatest minds coming together from around the world to work in the areas of smart infrastructure, digital industries, mobility, and healthcare. They know that diversity creates more opportunities for success which is why they are proud to be a global and diverse company designing and implementing over 7,600 different inventions around the world each year.
10. Panorama Education
Panorama Education is a fast-growing technology startup focused on radically improving how students learn. Educators use the platform to monitor how pupils are faring in academics, attendance, behavior, and college readiness and then coordinate actions to support each child. Whether they are parents, former educators, or have been fundamentally impacted by education, Panorama’s employees have a deep connection to the company’s mission. That commitment informs the way team members work with each other, the way they support clients, and the quality of the work product.
11. Brilla Public Charter Schools
Brilla Schools are anchored on the core belief that a successful school helps its students build moral character and achieve academic excellence through joy, balance, discipline, and empowerment. All children deserve an excellent education that equips them with the necessary character and skills to excel in high school, college, and beyond. Brilla Schools’ greatest assets, its teachers, make that possible with the resources and support needed to customize and coordinate computer-based and teacher-led instruction. A unique co-teaching and “looping” model enables Brilla’s educators to hone their craft and focus on enhancing effective educational strategies.
SpotX, an RTL Group company, is a global video advertising platform with 10 offices around the world. Headquartered in Denver, the business is filled with talented and collaborative people who are keenly focused on innovation and generating new ideas. SpotX’s leaders are always assessing the company’s priorities and adapting to the market to ensure that everyone is focused on the right projects. Staying ahead in such a fast-paced industry is key, and SpotXers are always willing to step up to get something done. There is never a dull moment—each day brings new challenges that keep the team motivated and passionate about their work.
Chief, the private professional network for women leaders, aims to support and unite women executives and influence gender parity in business. Under the leadership of its women cofounders, the Chief team champions equal opportunities for women, people of color, and individuals from diverse educational backgrounds. Chief also provides outstanding opportunities for personal growth and responsibility at a well-capitalized startup. Employees have access to top-tier events, including private conversations with celebrities and industry icons, and workshops led by top executive coaches, entrepreneurs, and thought leaders—all while getting firsthand experience building one of the nation’s fastest-growing, mission-driven companies.
Wix is shaping the face of the internet day by day by making it a place where anyone can become successful. To make that happen, they deliver innovative products that empower more than 182 million people worldwide to create without limits.
The same spirit defines them as a company: They innovate and work wholeheartedly to give everyone the keys to feel fulfilled and successful in their creation every day. They believe that in order to thrive, people should be trusted to truly own what they do, heard and valued for who they are, and surrounded by great people with whom their ideas can spark something new.
15. Satellite Healthcare
Satellite Healthcare is committed to working “For People” and “For Progress.” As a not-for-profit organization whose success is measured in patient outcomes, their priorities are clear: to provide the best care possible for patients and train, support, and empower their employees to live out their mission every day, as they have for nearly 50 years. Satellite’s investments in research have made them a force for progress, as has its support for renal educational and philanthropic programs. And they’re expanding at-home dialysis through Satellite WellBound because it leads to better outcomes. At Satellite Healthcare, they never lose sight of what matters most: helping their patients lead the very best life possible.
16. The Auto Club Group
Representing more than 13 million members, The Auto Club Group is one of the largest clubs in the national AAA association. ACG employs more than 10,000 people and covers a 14-state region consisting of Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Michigan, Nebraska, North Carolina, South Carolina, North Dakota, Tennessee, Wisconsin, portions of Illinois, Indiana, and Minnesota, as well as the territory of Puerto Rico. Their vision is at the heart of all they do: They help AAA members enjoy life’s journey with peace of mind by providing innovative solutions, advocacy, and membership benefits wherever and whenever they need them. ACG exists to serve its members, providing motorists with valuable vehicle services, as well as a full array of insurance products and financial services.
CSC® is the world’s leading provider of business, legal, tax, and digital brand services to companies around the world. From keeping businesses in compliance and streamlining operations, to protecting and promoting brands online, CSC uses expertise and a personal approach to create a competitive edge that helps clients perform at their best. Headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware, CSC has offices throughout the U.S., Canada, Europe, and the Asia-Pacific region.
Visit www.cscglobal.com/careers to learn more.
18. Fetch Robotics
Fetch Robotics is the pioneer of on-demand automation. Its FetchCore Cloud Robotics Platform provides the only autonomous mobile robot, or AMR, solution that deploys in hours versus days or weeks and addresses multiple applications—including material handling and data collection—with a common, unified, cloud-based platform. Fetch Robotics offers turnkey and extensible systems that find, track, and move anything from parts to pallets in warehouses, factories, and distribution centers.
19. Credit Karma
Since 2007, Credit Karma has alleviated the confusion and anxiety surrounding personal finances. The company started with free credit scores and reports but has since evolved into providing tips, tools, and education to help make financial progress possible for everyone. They’re on a mission to help their 100+ million members grow more confident and empowered to take control of their finances.
Klaviyo is the world’s leading owned marketing platform known for accelerating revenue for online businesses using the channels they own like email, web, and mobile. Enabling companies to leverage these owned marketing channels, Klaviyo makes it easy to store, access, analyze, and use transactional and behavioral data to power highly targeted customer and prospect communications. And unlike other marketing platforms, Klaviyo doesn’t force companies to compromise between advanced functionality or ease of use so companies of all sizes are able to maximize their sales quickly. That’s why over 50,000 innovative companies like Unilever, Custom Ink, and Eventbrite sell more with Klaviyo.
21. Goosehead Insurance
Founded in 2003, Goosehead Insurance is changing the face of the insurance industry, making the search for great coverage a piece of cake. As one of the largest independent U.S. insurance agencies, Goosehead is committed to finding the best possible coverage and rates—and because it works simultaneously with different carriers, Goosehead finds clients multiple options and excellent deals.
BRPH designs the buildings and structures of tomorrow. The company offers all of its engineering, architectural, and design services in-house as means to reduce costs to the client and better collaborate internally. Whether it’s a complex manufacturing facility, a 21st century elementary school, or a physics-defying feat of engineering, BRPH conceives, designs, manages, and delivers a service that goes beyond clients’ expectations.
23. 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.
24. Wounded Warrior Project
Wounded Warrior Project—or WWP—is transforming the way America’s injured veterans are empowered, employed, and engaged in their communities. WWP works with warriors and their families to create paths toward success as they transition back into civilian life. Through direct programs and services, WWP connects warriors to a network of support and resources to address their evolving needs. The WWP team is passionate about creating impact—and since 2003 have improved the lives of over half a million warriors and their families. In fact, many WWP employees are veterans themselves and have experienced firsthand the benefits of its programs and services.
Sprinklr is a leading customer experience management (CXM) platform. The company's vision is to be the world’s most loved enterprise software company, and its mission is to enable every organization on the planet to make their customers happier. Sprinklr’s core values—known as “The Sprinklr Way”—are focused on helping employees thrive personally and professionally. Headquartered in New York City with 1,900 employees in 16 countries across 25 offices, Sprinklr offers new hires the opportunity to join a family of global talent.
Collibrians work together to empower Data Citizens across the globe to see data differently. As a tech unicorn with a high-growth mindset, Collibra is a place where employees are encouraged to speak openly, lead with confidence, and believe that change must be embraced to be successful. With over 600 employees worldwide, productivity and lifestyles vary at Collibra, which is why remote work and flexible schedules are embedded into the culture. When it comes to learning and development, internal mobility is advocated for and the pursuit of personal growth is always welcome.
27. The Washington Post
The Washington Post is an award-winning news leader whose mission is to connect, inform, and enlighten local, national, and global readers with trustworthy reporting, in-depth analysis, and engaging opinions. The Post is as much a tech company as it is a media company, combining world-class journalism with the latest technology and tools so readers can interact with The Post anytime, anywhere. Their approach is always the same: shape ideas, redefine speed, take ownership, and lead. Every employee, every project, every day.
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