Top Hat

Top Hat

Top Hat helps make every lecture count by transforming students' mobile devices into powerful tools for active learning.

Using Top Hat, professors can ask questions, moderate discussions, host tournaments and more to help professors teach and students learn more effectively. Top Hat is used in over 400 universities around the world, including Harvard, Stanford & the University of Waterloo.

Software, Startup

Job Opportunities at Top Hat

Marketing Operations Manager
About the Gig Are you an analytical and ROI-obsessed full stack marketer? Have you worked on a large-scale consumer-facing web product that has touched thousands of users & had ownership over... more
Technical Support Analyst
Does surprising and delighting customers make you a happy camper? This might be the place for you…. we're looking for a world class Technical Support Analyst to join our team. YAY! We work in... more
Inside Sales Representative
About the Gig: You'd think you'd get used to the standing ovations, high-fives, and a near-perfect close-rate. But not you, future Account Director for Top Hat! You dream in demos, cold calling... more
Full Stack Developer
About the Gig We're looking for a hardcore engineer to help build our cutting edge education platform that students all over the world use in class. Does doin’ your thing in Django take you to your... more
About the Gig We're looking for a hardcore dev ops engineer to help support our cutting edge education platform that students all over the world use in class. You will manage scalable and... more
Sr. QA/Test Engineer
What You'll Do The Top Hat Platform provides software tools to make teaching more interactive, fun and engaging. We're looking for a hardcore test engineer to lead our verification team into the... more
Mobile Developer, Team Lead
What You'll Do We're looking for a hardcore mobile engineer to lead our mobile team on the mission to build our cutting edge native mobile clients. This is the piece of software that students all... more

News on Top Hat

Five Interesting Job Opportunities in Canadian Tech Right Now
    Are you looking for work in Canada’s growing tech sector? We’ve selected a few from our job board to get you started in your search.   Osedea is hiring a Web... more
Top Hat Raises $10 Million Series B Round For Its Mobile Teacher Tools
Education startup Top Hat has raised a $10.5 million Series B funding round led by Georgian Partners and including previous investors Emergence Capital Partners and iNovia Capital. Today’s... more
Locked and Loaded: Tech Fest Toronto Lineup is Now Full
In November Techvibes hosted a recruiting event in Vancouver called Tech Fest that brought together the hottest tech companies in the city. The one-of-a-kind event had a lineup of 10 execs from... more
Six Hiring Companies Added to Techvibes Toronto Tech Fest Lineup
In November Techvibes hosted a recruiting event in Vancouver called Tech Fest that brought together the hottest tech companies in the city. The one-of-a-kind event had a lineup of 10 execs from... more
Canada's 20 Most Dynamic and Visionary Technology Firms
PwC just announced the 20 companies shortlisted for its Vision to Reality awards. The awards celebrate Canada’s "most dynamic and visionary technology firms." The shortlist will be... more
Formerly Top Hat Monocle, Top Hat Announces Rebrand and Free Pricing Plan
Top Hat Monocle is now simply Top Hat. Today the Toronto startup that provides mobile-based classroom response systems introduced a new free pricing model and rebranded as Top Hat. With regards... more
Top Hat Monocle Adds Two New Executives, Ralf Riekers and Malgosia Green
Toronto's Top Hat Monocle today announced the appointment of two new members of its executive team. The Canadian startup, a provider of technology-based classroom and homework innovations,... more
Canadian Startup Top Hat Monocle Raises $1.1 Million
Toronto-based Top Hat Monocle has raised $1.1 million in a new round of financing. It's not as big as the $8 million Series A round the Canadian company pulled in last year, but it's still... more
Top Hat Monocle Poaches Groupon's Salespeople, Groupon Fires Off Legal Warning
Toronto-based startup Top Hat Monocle just raised $8 million. Part of that money is going toward a hiring binge that others aren't too happy with. Instead of taking resumes the old fashioned way,... more
Top Hat Monocle Raises $8 Million in Series A Funding
Toronto's Top Hat Monocle announced this morning that it has closed an $8 million Series A financing round led by Emergence Capital Partners and iNovia Capital, along with SoftTech VC, Version One... more
Top Hat Monocle raises money from York Angel Investors
York Angel Investors announced yesterday it has closed a financing round in Waterloo's Top Hat Monocle.  Top Hat Monocle develops a unique platform for interactive learning in the classroom... more
Waterloo's Top Hat Monocle is thawing the educational sphere from its 50-year deep freeze
Waterloo's Top Hat Monocle started as a small venture based in Mike Silagadze’s living room. Now, it's a small empire that's flipping the classroom experience for university students.... more
Bye-Bye clickers and textbooks - Top Hat Monocle reinvents classroom teaching experience
Michael Silagadze is a revolutionary. He doesn’t smoke Cuban cigars, doesn’t sport knee-high boots and a factory uniform and certainly doesn’t throw his enemies out of a plane (at... more
iPhone Game Developer Top Hat Monocle Launches Hopple
Top Hat Monocle is a new startup out of Waterloo which specializes in developing mobile applications for the iPhone. The company currently has two games in Apple’s App Store, Hopple and... more

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