Ottawa Ottawa is Canada’s capital and where Shopify started, hosting our headquarters downtown. Shopifolk accordingly span a wide range of projects from tackling Shopify core to ensuring four-nines uptime to crafting virtual reality experiences. Teams focus on production engineering, core development, mobile, data, security, and Garage, our skunkworks team.
San Francisco San Francisco is the heart of the tech industry and home to our newest office, located in the Financial District and a brief walk to the ferries. Shopifolk work on Kit, an automated assistant bringing marketing support to entrepreneurs at any stage of their journey, and supporting our apps ecosystem. Teams focus on backend development, frontend development, mobile, machine learning, and AI.
Waterloo Waterloo is is world-renowned for the University of Waterloo with its bleeding edge talent, attracting some of the biggest names in tech, such as Google, SAP and Square. It's also the home of Shopify Plus, our solution for high-growth, high-volume merchants including Tesla, Kylie Jenner, Nestle and more. Teams focus on backend development and mobile.
Montreal Montreal is home to vibrant art, culture, and architecture, including the storied Old Port, just 10 minutes away from our office. Shopifolk delight customers with a seamless purchasing experience (storefronts and checkout) as well as build a robust payment infrastructure, flexible merchant discounting tools and provide merchants with data-driven insights. Teams focus on backend development, frontend development, and data.
Toronto Toronto is Canada's largest city and our R&D building sits in the technology alley in the King West neighborhood. Shopifolk work on developing platforms, API, and applications to enable new buying experiences—such as social sales channels (Facebook, Messenger, Pinterest, as examples) or our mobile flash sales app Frenzy. Teams also focus on merchant growth through sales and marketing applications on mobile and the web.