We’re changing the software status quo.

Designware is de-risking and democratizing how complex software projects are financed, developed, and iterated. We’re on a mission to save our collective users centuries of time and billions of dollars. Regardless of who you are, where you’re from, or what you do, you now have the individual power to make exceptional digital products.


2008

The company is founded in a student house by former high school classmates Andrew Matlock and Tim Nosal.

100+

The number of apps and websites we've built from scratch for consumers and clients. We know the pain.

1st

Designware is the first and only editor that lets you produce custom software and export it to every major platform.


Our Values

Listen

We literally jump on planes to find out what will make our users’ lives easier. Everything in Designware is validated by real demand.

Plan

When you’re building software that can build other software, meticulous design, discussion, and research is key to evolving our deep technology.

Simplify

Your complex digital product need not be hard to make. Every one of our features must achieve the same outcome as custom coding, but with the simplest workflow.

Democratize

Our egalitarian team believes that making a great digital product shouldn’t be limited by your technical know-how, funding, timing, language, geography, or who you are. Special ideas deserve special attention.

Remember

In the age of screens and automation, it’s important to remember that great software is built by people, for people. Our users (and their end-users) are at the heart of every decision we make.

Aspire

People told us it wasn't possible to build Designware. We push technical limitations and raise the bar every day, to make your software development a purely creative exercise.


Now hiring.

Role Openings Team Location
Community Manager 1 Customer Support Remote
DevOps Developer 1 Engineering Remote
Development Manager 1 Engineering Remote
Development Team Lead 2 Engineering Remote
Frontend Developer 1 Engineering Remote

Why us?



Our mission is to make software that can build all other software. This is not just a very lucrative business, but a seismic shift to the design & development industries. It’s exciting, it's our legacy, and it's exposure to the kind of thought leadership that careers are built on.


Designware is employee-controlled and operated. We’re backed by government funding and institutional investors, largely in banking and finance. We’re revenue-positive, and have raised US$3M in growth capital.

You're Covered

We believe in looking after our team, and that starts with a comprehensive benefits package to keep you fit as a fiddle.

Work/Life Balance

We work so we can live, and that’s backed by flexible working hours and a family-first team mentality.

Generous PTO

Recharge those batteries with healthy vacation time and a flexible personal day policy.

Remote Work

We've embraced a distributed model for our global team. We're looking to acquire the very best talent, from wherever you call home.

Tools of the Trade

In a business where being trendsetters is everything, we provide our team with high-end Macs, the latest software, and other resources.

Side Hustle

Every employee gets two free lifetime Designware projects—to pursue those passion projects and creative destinies.

Embracing diverse cultures, markets, and languages has been a priority from our very first line of code.

With offices in opposite time zones, our staff of global citizens are literally always working on something new.


Waterloo

Ontario, Canada

Our development studio calls Waterloo Region home, sitting alongside major universities, leading research institutes, and over 1,000 tech companies.

Ranked amongst the world’s most intelligent communities, Waterloo offers an inviting, small town lifestyle with big city amenities—and is conveniently positioned between Toronto, the Great Lakes, Niagara wine country, and New York state.


Hong Kong

SAR, China

There’s no better place for business operations than the freest economy in the world. Hong Kong’s lush tropical islands are packed to the brim with skyscrapers, jungles, and beaches.

As the global causeway between East & West, tech & trade, old & new, we’re positioned amongst the world’s hungriest markets. And the food is outstanding.

M̀hgòi sai!