Work to Inspire!

At StarterHacks, we work hard to empower first time hackers with the tools they need to succeed. We are looking for driven and passionate people to help us make the hackathon space a diverse and welcoming one!

Experience is relative and comes in many forms. We believe that skills are transferrable and passion goes furthest. If any position interests and inspires you, please consider applying!

To apply please submit your resume (and anything else you think we should consider!), along with a brief snippet about why you want to be a part of StarterHacks to Marium at marium@starterhacks.ca.

PUBLIC RELATIONS

Public Relations works with the marketing team to help create and manage positive public perceptions of StarterHacks by providing the organization with a singular voice.

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Responsibilities:
  • Write and edit media materials, such as press releases, newsletters, reports, and multimedia presentations
  • Help the team develop communication strategies based on research
  • Contacting media outlets to arrange press coverage
  • Responding to emails from participants and those interested in StarterHacks
  • Participating in weekly meetings with the core and marketing team

Previous social media marketing experience is appreciated.

GRAPHIC DESIGN

StarterHacks is looking for designers to create visual concepts to communicate and build the StarterHacks brand.

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Responsibilities:
  • Developing the overall layout and production design for any projects taken on by StarterHacks
  • Creating wireframes, illustrations, and infographics
  • Participating in weekly meetings with the marketing team

Knowledge of Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop is required. Wireframing experience is appreciated.

MARKETING COORDINATOR

StarterHacks is looking for a marketing coordinator to implement marketing and advertising campaigns for StarterHacks.

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Responsibilities:
  • Preparing marketing and advertising strategies, plans, and objectives
  • Planning and organizing promotional presentations
  • Keeping track of the advertising metrics and preparing summaries and reports by analyzing the data
  • Working with the design and marketing team to strategize the best adverts and promotional materials
  • Participating in weekly meetings with the core and marketing team

Previous social media marketing experience is appreciated.

SOFTWARE DEVELOPER

StarterHacks is looking for software developers to create software necessary for the success of StarterHacks.

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Responsibilities:
  • Working with the Tech Team to code applications that will be used by the team before, during and after the event
  • Developing tools for the attendees of StarterHacks

Front end development experience is highly appreciated.