The idea of remote work is one that attracts many people — and for good reason. Working from home and being able to arrange your schedule with a little more flexibility are strong inducements.
Thanks to the growth of technology, more people than ever can work from home, and more companies are offering fully remote jobs.
FlexJobs, a jobs board that posts openings for remote and other flexible positions, analyzed its database of more than 51,000 companies and found the top 15 that are offering 100% remote jobs — no working at an office required.
15. PRA Health Sciences
Recent fully remote positions: Senior statistical programmer, medical writer, operations recruitment manager
PRA Health Sciences features employees in 13 time zones across six continents, which makes it a truly global company.
PRA works in the field of global health care intelligence. Its areas of expertise include managing clinical trials, consulting on drug development and performing data management and statistical analysis.
Recent fully remote positions: Senior product manager, lead Python engineer, director of product SaaS
If you’re looking for a tech company to work for, Elastic is a great place to start.
Elastic specializes in helping people explore and analyze their data differently using the power of search.
The company prides itself on a “life friendly” atmosphere for its distributed team. Team and all-hands events each year allow you to meet your co-workers in the flesh.
13. Supporting Strategies
Recent fully remote positions: Talent acquisition partner, accountant
Supporting Strategies provides outsourced back-office services to businesses around the country, including accounting.
While the work is remote, the company prides itself on providing a strong sense of community and support for its employees.
12. The CSI Companies
Recent fully remote positions: Certified coder, retention underwriter, evaluation and management coder
The CSI Companies offers staffing to clients, matching workers with businesses, working with the client company’s culture in mind.
Not only that, but the CSI Companies believes in giving back, working in local communities to make a difference.
11. LanguageLine Solutions
Recent fully remote positions: Mandarin interpreter, Punjabi interpreter, Norwegian interpreter
LanguageLine is a global leader in language services, offering clients language services, including interpretation, translation and training, in more than 240 languages.
The company offers home-based work, as well as other types of jobs, providing you with the chance to “make a difference in someone’s life every second of every day.”
Recent fully remote positions: Vietnamese interpreter, Dutch interpreter, Apache interpreter
CyraCom is a company that specializes in connecting those with limited English-speaking ability to essential services.
As an interpreter, it’s possible to help others get the help they need. The company offers employees professional interpreter training and ongoing learning opportunities. It offers opportunities for professional growth and advancement. CyraCom offers overtime and merit pay as well as other benefits.
9. Landi English
Recent fully remote positions: Online English teacher, ESL English tutor for children
Through this peer instruction company, you can teach English to students in China in kindergarten through high school.
Landi English says it is one of the leading online language course providers in China. The remote nature of this work allows instructors to work from anywhere. Plus, the company claims to offer training and support to its teachers and tutors.
Recent fully remote positions: Medical scheduler, patient access reports analyst, certified data abstractor
Parallon has more than 16,500 employees who help manage the revenue cycles of hospital systems all over the country.
The company focuses on using expertise and technology in interactions with patients and health care systems to smooth processes and allow providers to focus more on their missions.
Recent fully remote positions: Senior director of security, business systems administrator, illustrator
GitLab is a software company that values flexibility and lifestyle.
According to its site, the company is more interested in results, and less interested in the number of hours spent working on a project.
As a fully-distributed company, GitLab allows employees to work from anywhere, even embracing asynchronous schedules, meaning that employees don’t have to be working together at the same time.
6. Enterprise Holdings
Recent fully remote positions: Reservation sales representative, customer service representative
The company offers remote positions, and Enterprise also touts its promote-from-within culture.
5. ADTRAV Travel Management
Recent fully remote positions: Ticketing consultant (operations), team lead (government and military accounts), VIP travel consultant
ADTRAV serves more than 400,000 travelers all over the world, including its own employees.
Working for ADTRAV provides access to exclusive travel perks and deals, on top of competitive benefits and salary.
4. Robert Half International
Recent fully remote positions: Title examiner, content writer, customer service manager
Robert Half is a global staffing company that also does some consulting.
This a staffing company whose specialties include accounting, finance and management, as well as creatives and marketing.
Recent fully remote positions: School psychologist, teacher of the visually impaired, speech-language pathologist
This company is about providing teletherapy solutions to children who are looking for a little extra help.
VocoVision employs a variety of specialists, including social workers, school psychologists, sign language interpreters, speech-language pathologists, and teachers of visually impaired students and those who are deaf or hard of hearing.
2. SAIC — Science Applications International Corporation
Recent fully remote positions: Cloud developer, principal subcontracts analyst, software developer
SAIC is a technology company that focuses on solving a variety of problems, particularly in the areas of defense, intelligence and space.
The company bills itself as a collaboration of problem solvers who bring new approaches to modernization.
1. UnitedHealth Group
Recent fully remote positions: Quality improvement manager, manager of specialty requests for proposal, business development representative
UnitedHealth Group is a health company based in the U.S. It also offers health benefits and services to people in more than 130 countries.
The company has 320,000 workers, including 90,000 clinical professionals, all over the world.
With a focus on the future and on exploring the possibilities of digital health care, it’s no surprise that some of the jobs offered by UnitedHealth Group are fully remote.
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