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10 Awesome Companies Hiring in Unlikely Places

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Kansas City, MO. Salt Lake City, UT. Charlotte, NC. Sparks, NV. Pittsburgh, PA.

These are just a few of the cities full of hot jobs at amazing companies. That’s right — there are high-paying, career-building jobs beyond the borders of San Francisco, New York City, Los Angeles, and Chicago. In fact, some Glassdoor’s Best Cities for Jobs report scours the United States to find the top cities offering the best hiring opportunities, cost of living and job satisfaction. Pittsburgh, St. Louis, Indianapolis, Cincinnati, and Hartford took the top spots.

Therefore, if one of your 2020 resolutions is to find the perfect job, look no further. Here are 10 awesome companies (Think: Google, Amazon & GEICO) hiring in unlikely places. Time to polish your resume and write a new cover letter!

GEICO
Where Hiring: Buffalo, NY; Indianapolis, IN; Macon, GA; North Liberty, IA; Chevy Chase, MD; Kansas City, MO; Woodbury, NY & more.
What Roles: Inbound Sales, Customer Service, Legal Secretary, Procurement Agent, Corporate Recruiting Trainer, Attorney, Business Leadership Summer Internship Program, Inside Sales Representative, Auto Damage Adjuster Trainee, Software Engineer & more.
What Employees Say: “Company takes care of its employees and customers. Great pay and schedule.” —Former Auto Damage Adjuster

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Amazon
Where Hiring: Herdon, VA; Bellevue, WA; Dallas, TX; Albuquerque, NM; Las Vegas, NV; New Orleans, LA; Grand Haven, MI; Smithfield, RI; Salt Lake City, UT & more.
What Roles: Partner Development Manager, Security Evangelism Lead, Area Manager, Solutions Developer, Technical Operations Manager – AWS Support, Sr. Program Manager — Disability Management, DevOps Consultant, Station operations Manager, Cloud Application Architect, Global Head of Client Services, Customer Service Representative, UX Designer, Digital Visual Designer, Sr. Art Director & more.
What Employees Say: “Great compensation & benefits. Endless opportunities for career advancement. Customer Obsessed. Flexible Schedule.” —Current Risk Manager

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Netflix
Where Hiring: Los Gatos, CA; Mumbai, India; Paris, France; Singapore & more.
What Roles: Production Finance Associate, Customer Service Insights Analyst, Risk Manager, Recruitment Executive, Creative Studio Manager, Senior Software Engineer, Content Engineering Internship, Content Accountant, VP of Product Data Science & Engineering, Indirect Tax Analyst & more.
What Employees Say: “Full transparency, freedom of responsibility, complete exposure and cross-collaboration to ignite innovation and inclusion.” —Current Manager

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Intuit
Where Hiring: Honolulu, HI; Tucson, AZ; Boise, ID; Plano, TX & more.
What Roles: QuickBooks Live Expert Bookkeeper, Credential Tax Professional, UX Research Group Manager, Inside Sales Consultant, Software Engineer, Seasonal Product Investigations Specialist, Service and Support Specialist, Product Consultant, Account Security Investigator & more.
What Employees Say: “Work-life balance is great, amenities/benefits are top-notch, the company practices what they preach, and it is a true win together attitude.” —Current Senior Acquisition Partner

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Intapp
Where Hiring: Charlotte, NC; Jersey City, NJ; Boston, MA; Palo Alto, CA & more.
What Roles: Engagement Manager, Solution Engineer, Senior Director of Professional Services North America, Customer Support Engineer, Senior Natural Language Processing Engineer, Solution Consultant, Customer Support Engineer, Business Strategy Consultant, Recruiting Operations Manager, Business Value Advisory, Account-Based Marketing Manager, Senior BI Engineer/Analyst & more.
What Employees Say: “Awesome culture – intelligent people who also have great EQ, who you want to spend time with. Also, love the fact that every desk at HQ allows you to stand or sit. Great snacks & Wednesday Free Food Truck for Employees. Employee Appreciation day free massage. Pi day free pie and pizza!” —Current Employee

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Thumbtack
Where Hiring: Salt Lake City, UT; Draper, UT; San Francisco, CA & more.
What Roles: Revenue Accounting Manager, Trust and Safety Specialist, Customer Service Representative, Sr. Data Analyst, Creative Directors, Line Cook, Business Development Manager – Product Partnerships, Head of Content Strategy, Executive Communications and Employer Branding Lead & more.
What Employees Say: “Lots of opportunities to learn if you come from a smaller company/start-up. Lots of opportunities for IC/leadership development. High ceiling for career development within 1-4 year time span given the company’s initiative to invest in its people.” — Current Employee

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Google
Where Hiring: Pittsburgh, PA; Ann Arbor, MI; Chicago, IL; Miami, FL; Kansas City, MO; Boulder, CO; Cambridge, MA & more.
What Roles: User Experience Researcher, Auto Product Marketing Manager, Research Intern, Account Strategist of Digital Advertising Sales, Data Analyst, Field Sales Representative, Creative Director, Associate Contracts Manager, Customer Acquisition Manager, Global Sustainability Manager, Technical Program Manager & more.
What Employees Say: “f you’re a software engineer, you’re among the kings of the hill at Google. It’s an engineer-driven company without a doubt (that *is* changing, but it’s still very engineer-focused). The perks are amazing. Yes, free breakfast, lunch, and dinner every weekday. Aaaaaamazing holiday parties (at Waldorf Astoria, NY Public Library, MoMA, etc.); overnight ski trips to Vermont; overnight nature trips to the Poconos in the summer; summer picnics at Chelsea piers; and on and on and on.” —Current Software Engineer III

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Twitter
Where Hiring: Washington, DC; Boulder, CO; Seattle, WA; Boston, MA; Chicago, IL; Remote & more.
What Roles: Software Engineer, Engineering Manager, Client Partner of CPG, Global Product Marketing Manager, iOS Engineer, API Policy Domain Specialist, Product Counsel/Analyst, Director of Enterprise Sales/Account Management, Senior Staff Applied Machine Learning Researcher & more.
What Employees Say: “1. Impactful work 2. Friendly and welcoming atmosphere 3. Great benefits.” —Former Software Engineering Intern

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Tesla
Where Hiring: Sparks, NV; Vienna, VA; Fremont, CA; Washington, DC; Sugarland, MD & more.
What Roles: People Development Coordinator, Process Engineer, Manufacturing Technician, EHS Specialist, Answer Bar Representative, Gigafactory Electrician, Energy Engineering Technician, Service Technician, Solarglass Roofer, Residential Field Service Technician & more.
What Employees Say: “Great people, flexible hours, overall great experience.” —Former Office Administrator

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Lyft
Where Hiring: Nashville, TN; Washington, DC; Phoenix, AZ
What Roles: Senior Community Associate, Fleet Coordinator, Community Strategist, Legislative Counsel, General Manager, HR Operations Lead, Outreach Innovation Associate, Senior Team Lead of Customer Experience, Software Engineer, Manager of Customer Experience, Safety Associate
What Employees Say: “A lot of growth opportunities with great leadership. Great work environment and an overall great place to build a career.” —Current Team Lead

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