BuildDirect Technologies

BuildDirect Technologies

BuildDirect is a technology company that is knocking down walls, changing the foundation and building a smarter, simpler and empowered home improvement industry. With its BuildDirect Demand Rank™ and BuildDirect Product Rank™ custom analytic and forecasting tools, the company can identify in real-time, consumer interest in a product, its competitiveness in the marketplace, and locations it will best perform. This creates more effective manufacturing outputs and the improved ability to offer customers savings of up to 80 per cent without suppliers sacrificing margins and ability to deliver on quality. The company’s commitment to customer service – backed with free samples, access to product experts and a no questions asked free return guarantee, provides an online shopping experience for heavyweight home improvement products like none other. BuildDirect is headquartered in Vancouver, BC with warehouses located throughout North America.


Website:
http://www.builddirect.com/careers
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E-Commerce

Job Opportunities at BuildDirect Technologies

Interior Design Coop - Summer 2016
Waterloo, Ontario, Canada “I could not have asked for a better co-op experience, getting the chance to work alongside an incredibly talented and passionate team enabled me to make a valuable... more
Software Architect (Waterloo)
Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Our Technology team has some big goals this year. We will completely change the online shopping experience for the home improvement industry.  What does this mean... more
Software Engineer (Waterloo)
Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Our Technology team has some big goals this year. We will completely change the online shopping experience for the home improvement industry.  What does this mean... more
QA Automation Engineer
Waterloo, Ontario, Canada You realize that quality is not a nice to have but an absolute must in terms of delivering quality products. You work with developers as partners and not as adversaries.... more
Software Architect
Vancouver, BC, Canada Our Technology team has some big goals this year. We will completely change the online shopping experience for the home improvement industry.  What does this mean for... more
Software Engineer
Vancouver, BC, Canada Our Technology team has some big goals this year. We will completely change the online shopping experience for the home improvement industry.  What does this mean for... more
UX Manager
Vancouver, BC, Canada You have built a career by translating functional requirements, customer data and workflows into intuitive designs. You are an entrepreneur at heart and what floats your boat... more
In-House Legal Co-op - Summer 2016
Vancouver, BC, Canada 2016 is going to be a big year for BuildDirect and we have some pretty exciting projects planned. What does this mean for you? Well, it means that you will have the chance to... more
Salesforce Developer
Vancouver, BC, Canada As a Salesforce Developer you will help to build the back office elements of our marketplace platform. Working with the product engineering team, product... more
Customer Consultant
Vancouver, BC, Canada As a Customer Consultant, you will open a world of possibilities for our customers, building trust and sharing knowledge of our products and services. All your thinking... more
Software Development Manager (Waterloo)
Waterloo, Ontario, Canada As the Design Center Software Development Manager, you will lead a team of highly skilled and committed engineers to iteratively release new cloud products and challenge... more
Product Manager
Vancouver, BC, Canada BuildDirect is a privately held technology company that is knocking down walls, changing the foundation and building a smarter, simpler and empowered home improvement... more

News on BuildDirect Technologies

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Why BuildDirect Decided to Give Employees Unlimited Vacation
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Tech Fest Recruiting Event Hits London, Ottawa, and Vancouver in October
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BuildDirect Acquires DraftingSPACE, Plots Waterloo Office
DraftingSPACE announced Wednesday that it has been acquired by Vancouver-based BuildDirect, an online platform for home improvement. BuildDirect made the purchase for an undisclosed amount. For... more
The Winners of the 2015 Technology Impact Awards
Last night the BC Technology Industry Association announced the winners of the 2015 Technology Impact Awards, marking its 22nd year recognizing excellence in the BC technology industry. The 2015... more
BuildDirect, Mobify, Others Gather to Discuss Future of Ecommerce in a Mobile-First World
On Tuesday, April 28, Vancouver Enterprise Forum hosted the panel discussion "The Future of E-Commerce" at the Vancity Theatre with over 200 people in attendance.  The expert panel included... more
Tech Dominates List of Canada's Most Innovative Companies
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Recruiters Learn Tech as Hootsuite Hosts SocialHRCamp Vancouver
SocialHRCamp Vancouver 2015 is on January 31st and Techvibes is excited to be a sponsor. This time around SocialHRCamp brings a tech startup flavour thanks to is location, none other than... more
The Five Biggest Rounds Raised by Canadian Tech Companies in 2014
2014 was a strong year for Canadian startups, with several raising double-digit rounds. Vancouver fared particularly well this year, but Ontario certainly didn't slack either. Below we highlight... more
BuildDirect Raises Giant $50 Million Round to Scale Technology
BuildDirect has raised a massive $50 million round. The Vancouver-born company raised the major capital from new and existing US and Canadian investors including Mohr Davidow Ventures and... more
The Coming Canadian Tech Renaissance
This Monday I went to the Labour Day classic Argos vs. TiCats CFL showdown. As I watched the unfurling of the largest Canadian flag ever, listened the screaming CF-18 overhead and sipped my Molson... more
Tech Fest Recruiting Event Returns to West Coast
Last year Techvibes hosted a recruiting event called Tech Fest that brought together the hottest tech companies in Vancouver. The one-of-a-kind event had a lineup of execs from some of fastest... more
16 Vancouver Tech Startups to Compete in TechPong Tournament for Charity
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Vancouver's BuildDirect Appoints Tal Ball as Company's First Chief Technology Officer
Today, BuildDirect Technologies announced the appointment of Tal Ball as its first chief technology officer. As CTO, Ball will lead the company in "creating and leveraging highly innovative... more
Canadian April Fools' Day Jokes That Had Us Laughing All Morning
April Fools' Day is all wrapped up. Below we share five of our favourite Canadian-made jokes involving tech companies. 1. Teambuy eliminates the need for credit cards with the W.A.L.L.E.T. 2.... more
Taste the Difference: BuildDirect Introduces World's First Flooring Made Completely out of Chocolate
Today, BuildDirect announced the addition of real chocolate plank flooring to its product lineup, marking a first for North America's home improvement industry. The Vancouver-based company's... more
HootSuite and Shopify Poised to Go Public: Report
Vancouver's HootSuite Media, Waterloo's Desire2Learn, and Vancouver's Vision Critical Communications are "among technology companies that will be ready to go public within two years," according to... more
BuildDirect Raises $30 Million Series B Round
Vancouver's BuildDirect announced this morning that it has raised a $30 million Series B round led by Mohr Davidow Ventures and supported by Canadian investors including existing investor, BDC... more
Amazon Upstaged by Over-the-Top 'Super Drone' Delivery
Capitalizing on Amazon's preposterous attention-grabbing announcement of their PrimeAir drone delivery experiments, building materials wholesaler BuildDirect has produced a parody video unveiling... more
300 Job Seekers Peruse 200 Positions with 10 of Vancouver's Top Employers at Tech Fest
Last night Techvibes hosted the Tech Fest, a hiring fair for technology startups in Vancouver. The sold-out crowd filled the venue with high energy throughout the night as hundreds of eager job... more
Inaugural Tech Fest Lineup Set - Who Wants a Job in Vancouver?
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Amazon and Trulioo Join Tech Fest Hiring Fair
On November 28 Techivbes is hosting a one-of-a-kind recruiting event called the Techvibes Tech Fest. We've assembled a lineup of some of the coolest tech companies in Vancouver and are giving their... more
OMERS Continues West Coast Investing Trend with $20 Million for Vision Critical
This morning Vancouver-based Vision Critical announced that they have received a $20 million investment from OMERS Ventures. This is the third large investment for OMERS Ventures in Vancouver this... more



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