If you can believe it, we’re almost through a quarter of 2018! Time flies doesn’t it?!
However, the minutes and hours only drag slowly when you’re in a job that doesn’t quite fit your dreams or your lifestyle. Quit wasting your energy in a job that doesn’t satisfy you or at a company that doesn’t challenge you. With millions of jobs on Glassdoor, there’s no excuse not to find the next big thing.
Here are 20 of the coolest jobs on Glassdoor. Check them out and consider making 2018 the year you kick things up a notch!
Where Hiring: Boston, MA; Santa Barbara, CA; Fairfax, VA; Raleigh, NC; Tempe AZ
Job Details: The Enterprise Account Executive will be responsible for applying a thorough understanding of LogMeIn collaboration products, sales methodology, and processes, prospecting techniques and will focus on selling into enterprise companies. As a part of the Enterprise Sales team, the Enterprise Account Executive will have a territory of accounts from which to maximize sales from existing customer relationships, as well as prospect and close new business.
What Employees Say: “Instead of managing, I like to say I report to 14 Account Services reps. My job is to ensure my team has the support, tools and knowledge to be successful as they support our customers’ contractual needs post-sale, oftentimes while simultaneously engaging our internal partners such as Renewals, Sales, Tech Support, Customer Success.” —Current Employee
Where Hiring: Canberra, Australia
Job Details: “We need educators who are compassionate and articulate and who can convert the Outward Bound experience into a life lesson. Previous experience in facilitating group dynamics is desired, especially experience working with adolescents. Communication skills including active listening, giving and receiving feedback and clearly conveying expectations are important skills for instructors. Passion, confidence and humor are vital to the success of our staff.”
What Employees Say: “Great wonderful place to work where everyone has similar values of what they want to get out and put into the experience.” —Former Instructor
Where Hiring: Odesa, Ukraine; London, England; Montreal, Quebec; Bordeaux, France & more
Job Details: As a Game Designer, you will collaborate with different leads from other studios to deliver the best user experience, following the games creative vision. You will be also responsible for the development, controls and interfaces in order to bring the vision of the Producer into a playable experience.
What Employees Say: “Great work environment. People are good at their jobs. Lots of benefits (insurances, events, free games, pension fund). Job security because of the many projects at once.” —Current Game Designer
Where Hiring: New York, NY; Princeton, NJ
Job Details: You will be helping us implement better developer testing practices across the department, so you’ll have the opportunity to spend time with a variety of teams and learn about all our different product offerings. You’ll spend your days in the trenches, building a culture of quality and taking a hands-on approach to developing tools and practices that will improve productivity and quality across the department.
What Employees Say: “You’ll succeed at Bloomberg if you work hard, pay attention, have high ethical standards. Editorial is fun as you’re working with some of the best talent around and you get to try new things. The perks and benefits are amazing: not just the famously free food, but the annual summer parties, insurance plans, retirement match, museum memberships. —Former Employee
Where Hiring: Mill Valley, CA
Job Details: Looking for your next challenge? How about helping us disrupt a $90B+ talent acquisition market? At Glassdoor, our mission is to help people everywhere find a job and company they love. We are disrupting an industry by changing how people search for jobs and how companies recruit for top talent. We are seeking a Director of Revenue to contribute to a world-class finance organization in a high-growth, pre-IPO environment.
What Employees Say: “Glassdoor is at that sweet spot where we we’ve matured out of the crazy start-up phase and have the right leaders and plans in place to ensure stability, but we’re still growing rapidly enough that there’s a ton of opportunity to make a difference and advance quickly within the company if you prove yourself. It’s great to see transparency and other company values embodied from the CEO on down.” —Current Employee
Where Hiring: New York, NY
Job Details: “You are a dedicated scientist/engineer interested in helping us sort, analyze and deliver relevant information from terabytes of unstructured data in the social media space. You are interested in strong abstractions that allow for fast iteration, easy integration and short development cycles, allowing us to constantly learn from our data and empowering our clients to apply these insights toward product enhancements.”
What Employees Say: “Free catered lunches (and tons of free snacks)! Cold brew coffee and Kombucha on tap! Everyone is excited about Dataminr’s product and the company! A brand new 2017 MacBook Pro 13 (because technology that works great = more productive employees). Hiring like crazy!” —Current IT Helpdesk Engineer
Where Hiring: Portland, OR; Montgomery, AL; White River Junction, VT; Ann Arbor, MI; Seattle, WA; Lebanon, PA; Murfreesboro, TN; Fargo, ND & more.
Job Description: “The employee is a licensed physical therapist who performance at the full performance level. Uses standard and non-standard methods for evaluating complex cases to identify problems and baseline levels of function. Develops appropriate treatment plans and goals; performs complex treatment Procedures modifying the treatment according to the patient’s changing medical condition or because of a variety of severe physical disabilities.”
What Employees Say: “Excellent patient population, great benefits, generally happy coworkers. Work environment is relaxed, assignments are reasonable. I’ve worked there 6 years and I intend on retiring from the VA in 24 more.” — Current Registered Nurse
Where Hiring: Boston, MA; Portland, OR; Dallas, TX; Shanghai, China; New Orleans, LA; Fort Lauderdale, FL & more.
Job Description: “Directs and organizes the activities of the Food & Beverage departments to maintain the high standards of food and beverage quality, service and marketing to maximize profits through outstanding customer service. Plans and directs the functions of administration and planning of the Food & Beverage department to meet the daily needs of the operation. Implements effective controls of food, beverage and labor costs.”
What Employees Say: “Hilton was family. The benefits were amazing and the people were even more amazing-er!! The learning and advancement opportunities were plentiful!! As a manager, it was required to have so many hours of classes per year and the class calendar was always posted at the beginning of every year!! They were extremely useful for and work and personal. Hilton is where I had gained most of my business knowledge.” —Former Employee
Where Hiring: New York, NY
Job Details: “Squarespace is seeking a Director of Strategic Initiatives to identify, scope, and scale new business opportunities. You will oversee existing teams focused on business development, internationalization, and Circle, our community of design professionals. You will also scope and build out teams focused on new opportunities that you identify. The role reports to our SVP of Strategy in New York.”
What Employees Say: “From monthly All Hands and CEO office hours, to “Women at Squarespace” speaker series and Friday happy hours, there’s a living breathing community here. It’s been really refreshing to work alongside people who try their best and bring their whole selves to work.” —Current Employee
Where Hiring: Chesterfield, MO; Albuquerque, NM; Germantown, MD; Overland Park, KS & more.
Job Details: “Create and maintain the Topgolf Culinary Experience; it’s famous and fantastic!! Train, support, develop and manage the kitchen staff and supervise/coordinate all related culinary activities; Estimate food consumption, Monitor inventory and purchase product as needed; Maintain food and labor costs according to budget; Select and develop recipes, standardize production recipes to ensure consistent quality.”
What Employees Say: “I have worked here about 6 months and it is the best company I have ever worked for.Amazing Community Culture. Amazing Friendships created.” —Current Employee
Where Hiring: Remote; Chicago, IL; Scottsdale, AZ; Schaumburg, IL; New York, NY & more.
Job Details: “The Client Engagement Manager is responsible for proactively owning and managing the relationships within an assigned set of clients and/or prospects. Partnering with the Account Development team, you will be responsible for supporting and managing a portfolio of client accounts, engaging with client contacts to ensure the proper usage and application of the Targeting solutions and services, and seeking out growth and upsell opportunities within the assigned account base.”
What Employees Say: “Great place to work in friendly, collaborative environment, as evidenced by long average tenures. Flexible work environment. Strong upper management team. Good benefits including employee stock purchase plans.” —Current Analyst
Where Hiring: San Francisco, CA
Job Details: “We seek a highly motivated candidate to fill our VUE Program Management position. PlayStation Vue is our live streaming TV service, and we want a candidate who is passionate about PlayStation and TV. This role will be responsible for driving projects from inception through deployment in our exciting platform.This is an opportunity to work on and influence the development of a really cool product with a massive and rapidly growing global customer base. Fun-focused team with end-to-end visibility of the product and the business.”
What Employees Say: “Great corporate atmosphere, company is doing well, top leaders are visionaries. Some of the smartest people I’ve known.” —Current Product Manager
Where Hiring: Phoenix, AZ; Sunrise, FL; Brighton, England; Toronto & more.
Job Details: “Individuals that have a winning attitude, coupled with demonstrated success in customer service, relationship building talents and with an excellent aptitude to position and sell products are the only candidates that need apply. American Express has the best payment products in the world, and we are looking for the few individuals that possess the skills to serve the best customers in the world, ours.”
What Employees Say: “Work from home and schedule flexibility . Excellent pay with bonuses and great benefits. Many opportunities to interim in other positions.” —Current Customer Care Professional
Where Hiring: Liverpool, NY; Williamsport, PA; Charlottesville, VA; Ashbury Park, NJ; Westwood, MA & more.
Job Details: “At Wegmans, our customers depend on our Pharmacy professionals to provide the best service possible when it comes to their health. In this department, you’ll play an integral role in ensuring customers are getting the medical attention, care and services needed that set a Wegmans Pharmacy apart from the rest. If you’re a compassionate team player with a desire to help others, this could be the place for you!”
What Employees Say: “Flexible hours, shorter shifts (usually 4-6 hours), great for students who want to pick up some money during school breaks. If you manage to put enough hours in during the year you can apply for a Wegmans Scholarship.” —Current Front End Cashier
Where Hiring: McGregor, TX; Cape Canaveral, FL; Vandenberg AFB, CA; Hawthorne, CA; Irvine, CA; Seattle, WA; & Washington, DC
Job Details: “SpaceX is currently seeking top talent to join our University Program. Our year-round program offers an unparalleled opportunity to play a direct role in transforming space exploration and helping us realize the next evolution of humanity as a multi-planetary species. Opportunities are available across all engineering functions and business operations at SpaceX. Interns and associate engineers are integral to the success of the company and tackle some of the hardest challenges on the planet. Join us, and find your place in the SpaceX legacy.”
What Employees Say: “Very meaningful work. Whatever you’re working on, you feel like you’re contributing to something important. You get a lot of respect for the work you do among your peers. You get to learn and talk to a lot of very interesting and smart people.” —Former Avionics Intern
Where Hiring: San Francisco, CA; Palo Alto, CA; & Sydney, Australia
Job Details: “If you are thoughtful, excellent at articulating a company story, creative in your approach, able to provide excellent care for candidates and advise hiring leaders accurately and effectively while managing multiple searches simultaneously in a dynamic environment this could be your dream job!”
What Employees Say: “Amazing benefits everything about it is great and it is the best and wow it’s so crazy how good it is.” —Former Account Executive
Where Hiring: Columbia, MD; San Diego, CA; Seattle, WA; Sacramento, CA; Everett, WA; Long Island City, NY; Plano, TX; Denver, CO; Honolulu, HI; New Haven, CT; Reno, NV & more.
Job Details: “As a Redfin Agent, your job is pretty simple: delight your customers. You won’t be thrown to the wolves or spend your days cold calling, door knocking, or direct mailing. You’ll be working within a territory as a full-time employee with benefits and a career. Plus, you’ll have plenty of clients, mostly generated from our awesome website. “
What Employees Say: “Redfin has been an amazing place to work as an agent. I came in with quite a bit of experience, loved real estate but not regular traditional real estate. I got lucky and was hired on such an amazing team. The people have been what makes the job incredible. My team is amazingly supportive and always there for you. I can call any one of them at any time for literally anything. Our team manager is highly supportive and always there for you, as is our market manager.” —Current Senior Agent
Where Hiring: Visalia, CA; Exton, PA; San Juan, PR; Kansas City, MO; Brooklyn, NY; Cincinnati, OH; DeSoto, TX; Bloomington, MN & more.
Job Details: “Its up to you to infuse every Sales Rep with a serious passion for our products and our mission. You’ll also ensure that your customers get everything they need to make their experience unforgettable, and that means helping your team go the extra mile for their customers, solving the whole problem every time out. No one likes to wait, and you make sure that customer wait times are as low as they can be.”
What Employees Say: “They really care about their employees. The culture here is bar none to anywhere else I’ve ever worked at. It’s always a party at TMobile.” —Current Associate Expert
Where Hiring: Menlo Park, CA
Job Details: “You’re perfect for this role if you are versatile, youre able to plan and write content for web and mobile interfaces, including interaction flows, product tours, transactional emails and launch education materials, as well as apply consistent standards and elevate the overall quality of our work; love both high-level strategy and hands-on writing and editing for web and mobile experiences; understand design thinking and user experience and thrive in a flat, fast-moving organization that uses light-weight process to have a huge impact.”
What Employees Say: “Facebook really respects its employees and is very interested in diversity and that everyone is treated and compensated fairly. Zuck is a great leader.” —Current Engineering Training Specialist
Where Hiring: San Francisco, CA; Mexico City, MX; Boston, MA; Seattle, WA & more.
Job Details: The Community Manager is the captain of the team and the owner of the building. Create a collaborative community environment amongst our members through events and personal introductions. Ensure that buildings are fully operational and processes are running smoothly. Manage sales process and churn. Team development and growth.”
What Employees Say: “VERY positive atmosphere. Coworkers are supportive, helpful, encouraging, happy. People are passionate about the mission/values. Strong customer/”member” focus. Endless career opportunities with a rapidly expanding business. strong financial outlook. Insanely cool all-employee meetings (private Snoop Dog concert?!)” —Current Employee