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50 Best Small Companies to Work For in Seattle

Transparent Systems

Blockchain + Fintech
About us
We’re at the forefront of open platforms, secure APIs, and distributed cryptographic systems for B2B payments and financial settlement in the US. Our mission is to modernize money and improve financial accessibility to serve the public good.
13
Local Employees
Founded
Seattle
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Disability Insurance
Team owned deliverables
Lunch and learns
Flexible Work Schedule
Health Insurance Benefits
Paid Sick Days

Suplari

Artificial Intelligence + Fintech
About us
Suplari is an innovative, Series-A funded startup, led by veteran entrepreneurs focused on leveraging machine learning to help enterprises change the way they manage their suppliers and costs. Levering the power of AI, Suplari can generate and deliver real-time insights to help our customers reduce spend, mitigate risk, and increase compliance.
42
Local Employees
Founded
Seattle
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Health Insurance Benefits
Game Room
Some Meals Provided
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Casual Dress
Fitness Subsidies
What people are saying
"I have not had this much fun at work for a very long time. I love this creating culture and the way we are attacking new ways of adding value to our tools and to the procurement and finance world."
About us
Geocaching is the world's largest treasure hunting game. The game's passionate community of millions of players use the Geocaching® app and GPS-enabled devices to find cleverly hidden containers called geocaches. Our mission is to inspire and enable discovery, exploration, and adventure.
80
Local Employees
Founded
Seattle
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Lunch and learns
Open door policy
Game Room
Friends outside of work
Adoption Assistance
Stocked Kitchen

BrandVerity

Marketing Tech
About us
We develop monitoring tools that make the Internet a more trustworthy place for brands, and our company’s most valuable asset is our team. To ensure everyone is happy at work, we promote work-life balance and empower people to build and learn together. We do our best to make sure our work environment is friendly, fun, and inclusive.
Founded
Seattle
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Vision Benefits
401(K)
Team workouts
Mentorship program
Family Medical Leave
Volunteer in local community

LiquidPlanner

Software
About us
LiquidPlanner gives teams a better way to plan and execute work: teams use LiquidPlanner to focus on the work that matters, make data-informed decisions, and deliver projects on-time.
50
Local Employees
Founded
Seattle
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Happy Hours
Volunteer in local community
Health Insurance Benefits
401(K)
Company Outings
Group brainstorming sessions
What people are saying
"I was intrigued when I started reading about LiquidPlanner, but when I met the team, I knew this was a company I really wanted to be part of."

Crelate

HR Tech + Productivity
About us
Crelate is a cloud-based recruiting software company that empowers recruiters to better manage talent and opportunity pipelines in a single solution. With fast and powerful capabilities, Crelate optimizes recruiting processes from sourcing to hiring. Join over 850 leading recruitment teams that improve their hiring efforts with Crelate.
15
Local Employees
Founded
Kirkland
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Company Outings
401(K) Matching
Open office floor plan
Eat lunch together
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Partners with Nonprofits

Xealth

Healthtech + Information Technology
About us
Xealth enables healthcare teams to order digital content and services as easily as they do medications today. Patients can then access these digital health prescriptions from the provider's portal, so that they can actively manage their health.
36
Local Employees
Founded
Seattle
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Remote Work Program
Generous Parental Leave
Life Insurance
Company Equity
Health Insurance Benefits
Family Medical Leave
What people are saying
"I come to work every day and am inspired by my co-workers and our clients. Being at the forefront of digital innovation in healthcare is exciting and personally rewarding. I'm encouraged every day reach and learn. I love working at Xealth!"

Formidable

Agency + Software
About us
Formidable is a Seattle, Denver, and London-based engineering consultancy and open source software organization, specializing in React.js, React Native, GraphQL, Node.js, and the extended JavaScript ecosystem.
35
Local Employees
Founded
Seattle
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Intracompany committees
Dental Benefits
401(K)
Casual Dress
Flexible Work Schedule
Parking

Amperity

Artificial Intelligence + Big Data
About us
Amperity is the Intelligent Customer Data Platform empowering global consumer brands to create unique and personalized experiences by unlocking all their customer data.
Founded
Seattle
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Paid Holidays
Remote Work Program
Eat lunch together
Life Insurance
Generous PTO
Beer on Tap

Pixvana

Software + Virtual Reality
About us
Pixvana is a Seattle-based software startup building a video creation and delivery platform for the emerging mediums of virtual, augmented, and mixed reality (XR).
24
Local Employees
Founded
Seattle
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Stocked Kitchen
Paid Sick Days
Company Equity
Relocation Assistance
Life Insurance
Health Insurance Benefits

Rival IQ

Digital Media + Marketing Tech
About us
At Rival IQ, we believe every marketer deserves tools to make data work for them. Since 2012, we’ve focused on making your social and SEO data easier to find, analyze, and act upon. Our entire team comes to work every day ready to delight our customers and ready to learn. We’re real people here to help you make the most of your marketing data.
10
Local Employees
Founded
Seattle
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Open office floor plan
Generous Parental Leave
Company Equity
Free Daily Meals
Paid Sick Days
Vision Benefits

Hazel Analytics

Big Data + Information Technology
About us
Hazel Analytics pairs the largest food safety inspection database with powerful analytics tools and solutions for Fortune 500s and leading organizations in the restaurant, financial services, government, and education industries.
Founded
Seattle
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Promote from within
Flexible Work Schedule
Happy Hours
Onsite Gym
Performance Bonus
Parking

ChefSteps

Food + Hardware
About us
ChefSteps is a smart kitchen product company building tools to help people make incredible food. Our first product, Joule, is the smartest, smallest, and most powerful sous vide tool on the market. We are currently hard at work building and developing tools, features, and services for the kitchen of the future.
Founded
Seattle
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Happy Hours
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Life Insurance
Disability Insurance
Generous PTO
Performance Bonus

Apptentive

Big Data + Information Technology
About us
Apptentive’s Mobile Customer Experience software empowers companies to build brands customers love by understanding their behavior and expectations. The product gives brands the opportunity to listen to, engage with, and retain their customers through intelligently timed surveys, messages, and prompts.
42
Local Employees
Founded
Seattle
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Paid Sick Days
Stocked Kitchen
Company Outings
Family Medical Leave
Casual Dress
Disability Insurance

Drift

Blockchain + Greentech
About us
We are on a mission to empower you to make energy choices that can save the world. Whether you're an individual, a small company, Fortune 500 company, Drift gives you the tools to build a carbon- free energy future. Drift's technology adds transparency to enable a perfect match between energy demand and renewable energy.
17
Local Employees
Founded
Seattle
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Tuition Reimbursement
Flexible Work Schedule
Casual Dress
401(K)
Health Insurance Benefits
Wellness Programs
What people are saying
""I get to work on hard problems but we still keep it light around the office so it's enjoyable to go to work""

Matillion

Cloud + Information Technology
About us
Matillion transforms businesses’ data, across its various locations and forms/shapes, into cloud data warehouses to enable informed decision making. Matillion is available globally for Amazon Redshift, Google BigQuery, and Snowflake. Find out more at www.matillion.com.
3
Local Employees
Founded
Seattle
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Family Medical Leave
Dental Benefits
Flexible Work Schedule
Stocked Kitchen
Casual Dress
Paid Sick Days
What people are saying
"The office is a great place where people are accountable and trusted to deliver against their roles: We don't micro manage. We recognise that no person, product or process is ever finished which means we are comfortable with change and welcome feedback and innovation."

Igneous

Cloud + Enterprise Web
About us
Igneous is a quickly-growing startup that delivers the industry’s only unstructured data management solution as-a-Service to data-centric enterprises. We're helping amazing organizations protect and manage the data used to diagnose cancer, create virtual reality amusement parks, and more!
60
Local Employees
Founded
Seattle
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Pet Friendly
Happy Hours
Dental Benefits
Commuter Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Health Insurance Benefits

Tango Card

Software
About us
Tango Card is the go-to partner for enterprise digital reward solutions. Tango Card combines easy to use technology, a unique e-gift card, and donation catalog, and expert support to deliver reward solutions with impact. Rewards sent by Tango Card are used every day by businesses of all sizes to drive positive results in many categories.
70
Local Employees
Founded
Seattle
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Commuter Benefits
Unconscious bias training
Generous Parental Leave
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Game Room
Partners with Nonprofits

Yapta

Software + Travel
About us
Yapta is the leading provider of airfare price assurance services in the Corporate Travel market - delivering savings to corporations of up to 4% on travel spend. Yapta’s technology enables corporations to monitor the price of corporate airfare bookings and capture valuable supplier credits when a lower price becomes available prior to departure.
45
Local Employees
Founded
Seattle
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
401(K)
Generous PTO
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Disability Insurance
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
What people are saying
"Yapta encourages a healthy work/life balance. We have an optional Work From Home Wednesday benefit. We also accrue up to 5 weeks PTO, plus 10 Company Paid Holidays (7 weeks total). I do not feel guilty for having a life outside of work."

Polly

Enterprise Web + Information Technology
About us
Our mission is to make it easy for teams to measure their work. We're building super-simple but powerful surveying solutions for the enterprise messaging era. We're used by 10,000+ companies, including dozens of the fortune 500, and have built one of the largest and most popular apps in Slack and Microsoft Teams.
10
Local Employees
Founded
Seattle
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Diversity manifesto
Flexible Work Schedule
Generous Parental Leave
Promote from within
Daily stand up

Knock

Marketing Tech + Real Estate
About us
Build Better Relationships with Prospects & Residents | By combining our super-inbox, award-winning CRM, and attribution engine into one platform, Knock provides unparalleled transparency into your sales pipeline. Use actionable insights into marketing, leasing, renewals, and operations to reduce exposure and increase NOI.
Founded
Seattle
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Free Daily Meals
Parking
Health Insurance Benefits
Team based strategic planning
Open office floor plan
Pet Friendly

JetClosing

Real Estate
About us
JetClosing has assembled a team of industry insiders and outsiders under a common mission; leveraging systems, process and technology to create a better, more human, real estate title and settlement experience.
Founded
Seattle
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
401(K)
Stocked Kitchen
401(K) Matching
Disability Insurance
Life Insurance
Health Insurance Benefits

Amplero

Artificial Intelligence + Machine Learning
About us
Amplero’s Automated Message Optimization Platform enables global brands to maximize the value of their campaigns automatically and at scale. Driven by KPIs, the Amplero platform uses advanced, patented machine learning algorithms to discover valuable new micro-segments and determine the most relevant, compelling messages for each.
Founded
Seattle
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Disability Insurance
Game Room
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Flexible Work Schedule
401(K)
Paid Volunteer Time
About us
In short, we make it easy for engineering teams to be more efficient and effective with our upstream Kubernetes product, expertise, and support. We also advocate and contribute to the Kubernetes community through open-source projects.
40
Local Employees
Founded
Seattle
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Casual Dress
Dental Benefits
401(K)
Generous PTO
Life Insurance
Job Training & Conferences
What people are saying
"We’re a remote-first company, so we prioritize a yearly off-site for our team. We come together in a different location every year and hold all-hands sessions, break-out sessions, and fun activities so that we can all get to know each other and rally around the same goals. It’s an inspiring few days!"

Koverse

Artificial Intelligence + Big Data
About us
Koverse helps our customers use diverse data to deliver meaningful value. Venture-backed and profitable, Koverse delivers scalable, secure, and high-performing solutions for global industry leaders. Join us and collaborate with team members who have designed and developed some of the most complex big data systems in the world.
Founded
Seattle
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Paid Holidays
Company Outings
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Dental Benefits
Performance Bonus

Chatitive

Artificial Intelligence + Marketing Tech
About us
Chatitive is intelligent messaging for marketers. Brands increasingly need to modernize their digital marketing to meet consumer expectations for personalized experiences. Chatitive enables businesses to reduce their dependencies on antiquated email tactics and modernize their consumer acquisition and engagement through messaging.
11
Local Employees
Founded
Seattle
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Beer on Tap
Daily stand up
Life Insurance
Pair programming
Dedicated Diversity/Inclusion Staff
Company Equity

Tempered Networks

Information Technology + Internet of Things
About us
We enable organizations to easily connect, segment, revoke, cloak and manage any of their networked ‘things’ from the IoT edge to all major clouds. Our solutions address IP network vulnerabilities and stack fatigue that afflict today's enterprise networks; exposing them to breaches. We unify networking and security to cut complexity and reduce risk
55
Local Employees
Founded
Seattle
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Casual Dress
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Onsite Gym
Company Equity
Open office floor plan
Paid Holidays
What people are saying
"I provide simple & secure networks, not identified by an IP, but with an encrypted certificate-based identifier. It’s amazing that the simplicity of our solution lies in the fact that a single click can determine if you want to trust a device or not."

Skilljar

Software
About us
Backed by prominent financial institutions, including Mayfield, Shasta Ventures, and Trilogy Equity Partners, Skilljar is building the Customer Education Platform of choice for mid to large-sized enterprises. Trusted by leading global enterprise organizations like Cisco and Verizon, Skilljar’s SaaS platform empowers Customer Training and Enablement
Founded
Seattle
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Vision Benefits
Casual Dress
Paid Holidays
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
What people are saying
"There's no shortage of fascinating technical problems to take on. Employee-led Lunch & Learns, team happy hours and coffee runs create natural collaboration among the team. We're excited about doing great work and passionate about our product."

Pluto!

Software + Virtual Reality
About us
Pluto is an innovative, early-stage startup developing a cross-platform communications service with spatial computing technologies. Our purpose is to help humanity transcend physical location.
Founded
Seattle
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Company Equity
401(K) Matching
Job Training & Conferences
Flexible Work Schedule
Pair programming
What people are saying
"There's always something to do at Pluto. Engineers often pair on coding projects and we have daily team stand-ups. "

Hiya

Mobile + Social Impact
About us
One of the fastest growing mobile startups in the world, Hiya is revolutionizing the way people make and receive phone calls. We enhance the phone experience by providing rich information to help users understand who is calling, let them block unwanted calls and to provide them with a simplified outbound calling experience directly from the dialer.
48
Local Employees
Founded
Seattle
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Generous Parental Leave
401(K)
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Life Insurance
Casual Dress
Flexible Work Schedule
What people are saying
"Working in Hiya is truly unique in that you’d have the opportunity to wear many hats and interact with different stakeholders. The impact of each individual on all projects can be tremendous. "

Tavour

eCommerce + Mobile
About us
Tavour makes it possible to discover and access the highest-rated craft beers from all over the nation through our mobile app experience. We believe deeply in our mission to support independent brewers, bringing innovation and creativity centerstage for over 600 independent breweries and counting.
40
Local Employees
Founded
Seattle
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Pet Friendly
401(K)
Paid Holidays
Fitness Subsidies
Parking
Company Outings

Tomorrow

Fintech
About us
Tomorrow Ideas, Inc. was founded in 2016 in Seattle, WA by Dave Hanley, Erik Berg, and Joshua Heckathorn. Our mission is to help families make decisions about the future together, starting with a free legal will. Why? Because we believe everyone should have a legal will—especially if you have children. We've helped 150,000 Americans and counting.
14
Local Employees
Founded
Seattle
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Group brainstorming sessions
Stocked Kitchen
Paid Holidays
Casual Dress
Health Insurance Benefits
Game Room

This Place

Agency + Digital Media
About us
We help global brands build products and services for the digital economy. We’re a digital design studio that combines strategic thinking with agile delivery.
25
Local Employees
Founded
Seattle
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Casual Dress
Life Insurance
Some Meals Provided
Family Medical Leave
Disability Insurance
Happy Hours

Navigating Cancer

Healthtech
About us
Navigating Cancer offers a patient relationship management platform to facilitate coordinated and comprehensive cancer care.
40
Local Employees
Founded
Seattle
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Stocked Kitchen
Health Insurance Benefits
Commuter Benefits
401(K)
Vision Benefits
Dental Benefits

Invio, Inc.

Artificial Intelligence + Computer Vision
About us
At Invio, our mission is to give everyone more and better medical options using technology. We use cloud-based automation to make clinical trials safer and faster. Invio SourceDrive® is a regulatory compliant platform for managing clinical trial documents and data quality monitoring workflows, replacing arduous paper-based manual processes.
4
Local Employees
Founded
Seattle
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Generous Parental Leave
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Remote Work Program
Life Insurance
Health Insurance Benefits

Stackline

Agency + eCommerce
About us
Stackline is a retail intelligence company with proprietary software that helps more than 500 of the world’s most dynamic brands grow their e-commerce businesses. We build and execute tailored strategies on the back of an unmatched data set that brings together sales, advertising, content, and marketing metrics in one easy-to-use dashboard.
54
Local Employees
Founded
Seattle
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Company Outings
Team owned deliverables
Beer on Tap
Some Meals Provided
Game Room
Paid Holidays

Imperative

HR Tech + Other
About us
Imperative is the career, manager, and leader development tool for the new economy. Launched in 2014, we have partnered with employers like Starbucks, Disney, and Campbell's to help them attract and unleash their purpose-oriented professionals. We are leading the Purpose Movement nationwide as a BCorp and industry leader.
10
Local Employees
Founded
Seattle
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Stocked Kitchen
Casual Dress
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Team based strategic planning
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Eat lunch together

Rad Power Bikes

eCommerce + Retail
About us
A Seattle based electric bike company offering fully integrated electric bikes for on and off road use. Rad Power Bikes was founded in 2007 and is dedicated to providing electric bikes that comply with electric bike laws while exceeding the expectations of users to help proliferate the adoption of electric bikes.
65
Local Employees
Founded
Seattle
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Open office floor plan
Recreational Clubs
Commuter Benefits
Vision Benefits
Friends outside of work
Casual Dress

FlavorCloud

eCommerce + Logistics
About us
FlavorCloud makes international shipping and returns easy, affordable and friction-free, “anywhere to anywhere”. A service that integrates directly into shopping carts of retailers offering a powerful, one-click international checkout. We enable end to end cross border ecommerce for mid to large enterprise retailers, marketplaces and DTC brands.
3
Local Employees
Founded
Seattle
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Company Equity
Paid Holidays
Dental Benefits
Flexible Work Schedule
Remote Work Program
Paid Sick Days

Project Bionic

Agency + Digital Media
About us
Project Bionic is your brand's social media team. We are a group of experts who create and execute a full-service, comprehensive social media plan. We are writers, designers, analysts and community managers with years of experience crafting an engaging, ROI-driven online voice amid the social clutter. If it's social, we do it. Excellently.
20
Local Employees
Founded
Seattle
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Vision Benefits
Paid Holidays
Casual Dress
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Dental Benefits
Job Training & Conferences

Lumen Bioscience

Food + Healthtech
About us
Lumen harnesses the power of photosynthesis and Spiruina biology to produce beneficial, high-value biomolecules. With its novel production platform, Lumen is developing innovative products to address long-standing challenges in health and nutrition.
30
Local Employees
Founded
Seattle
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Vision Benefits
Casual Dress
Life Insurance
Dental Benefits
Employee Stock Purchase Plan
401(K) Matching

LevelTen Energy

Greentech
About us
LevelTen is the safest, most cost-effective way for C&I customers to purchase renewable energy.
19
Local Employees
Founded
Seattle
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Company Outings
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Flexible Work Schedule
Lunch and learns
Paid Holidays
Performance Bonus

Wheelhouse DMG

Marketing Tech
About us
Wheelhouse Digital Marketing Group is a performance-driven digital marketing agency. We work with companies large and small to discover and make the most of new opportunities in an exciting, ever-changing digital landscape.
Founded
Seattle
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
401(K) Matching
Dental Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Vision Benefits
Paid Volunteer Time
About us
EnergySavvy is a cloud software company that helps utilities transform their customer experience and operations. EnergySavvy provides personalized customer insights, breakthrough customer engagement, and automated program delivery with the industry's only platform purpose-built to enhance the customer experience and increase operational efficiency.
Founded
Seattle
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Company Equity
Health Insurance Benefits
Happy Hours
401(K)
Recreational Clubs
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)

Upbound

Cloud + Software
About us
Upbound is cloud-native computing company that enables organizations to run, scale and optimize their services across multiple public and private cloud environments. The company is headquartered in Seattle, WA and is backed by GV (formerly Google Ventures).
10
Local Employees
Founded
Seattle
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Dedicated Diversity/Inclusion Staff
Daily stand up
Group brainstorming sessions
Relocation Assistance
Team owned deliverables
Fitness Subsidies
What people are saying
"I would say we have good number of people that here that love board games and are up for an occasional game of Dungeons and Dragons. "

iTrellis

Software
About us
iTrellis is a Custom Software and Systems Integration consultancy located in Seattle, WA. We support projects locally and nationally, from startups to the Fortune 100. We make your vision a reality through People, Process, and Technology!
22
Local Employees
Founded
Seattle
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Highly diverse management team
Daily stand up
Team based strategic planning
Friends outside of work
Open office floor plan
Open door policy

Jargon

Artificial Intelligence + Marketing Tech
About us
Jargon enables voice applications on services like Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant to structure, manage, and optimize their content. Alexa Accelerator '18
4
Local Employees
Founded
Seattle
Location
TOP PERKS + BENEFITS
Open office floor plan
Daily stand up
Open door policy
Eat lunch together
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions

What's Best Small Companies?

Built In's “Best Small Companies” list rates companies with less than 100 employees based on their employer benefits and employee submitted compensation data. Rank is determined by combining a company’s score in each of these categories.