BuildDirect

BuildDirect

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
Categories:
E-Commerce, ecommerce

Job Opportunities at BuildDirect

Build and Release Engineer
Put your release management skill set to work by developing and maintaining a build environment, a source code control system, and an issue tracking system. As the Build & Release Engineer; you... more
Software Engineer (.Net Developer/back-end)
Founded in 1999, and still privately held today, we are North America’s largest online retailer of heavyweight, home improvement products. We love the people we work with and the culture we’ve... more
Front-End Developer
Founded in 1999, and still privately held today, we are a technology company that is knocking down walls, changing the foundation and building a smarter, simpler and empowered home improvement... more
QA Engineer (Automation)
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, not adversaries. You are Agile in your approach... more
Systems Engineer
BuildDirect is a privately held technology company that is knocking down walls, changing the foundation and building a smarter, simpler and empowered home improvement industry. With our BuildDirect... more
DevOps Engineer
BuildDirect is a privately held technology company that is knocking down walls, changing the foundation and building a smarter, simpler and empowered home improvement industry. With our BuildDirect... more

News on BuildDirect

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
September 26th UPDATE: TechPong has already raised $45,933 and is close to their $50K goal! 16 Vancouver tech startups will be competing this autumn in the city's first-ever "TechPong"... more
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?
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
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



Address:
2200 - 401 West Georgia Street
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada