byFairygodbosson Jul 07, 2016

5 Companies Pushing the Frontiers of Innovation


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Are you inspired by innovation? Have you thought about making a career change to a company on the cutting edge of technology? Consider these 5 companies who are pushing the boundaries...some that you may not have expected:

GE is a 125-year-old company that is at the forefront of technology and digital innovation. GE is on a quest to make life better in many capacities -- from lighting to healthcare to energy to transportation. GE is also a company that women love to work at, where many employees have unlimited time off, flex working arrangements, great benefits and thoughtful development opportunities.

GE has jobs available in engineering, human resources, sales, technology and more. Jobs are located in Orange County, California, Virginia, Ohio and Boston, MA, as well as other locations.

Ever go to pay for something and see a cool, seamless credit card swiper or even just an iPad? Square is revolutionizing the way that small businesses conduct transactions with these simple but extremely useful tools. The Square technology allows small businesses to develop a better understanding of their business and minimize transaction costs.

Square is hiring in technology, sales, HR, accounting and other fields. Jobs are based in San Francisco and New York City.

Johnson & Johnson
J&J is a company that is committed to improving the world through improved wellness and healthcare for people everywhere. One important aspect of their work is building new, cutting-edge medical devices used primarily by medical care professionals. Now, the J&J team is working with IoT (Internet of Things) technology to improve the capabilities of these amazing machines.

Learn how you can join the Johnson & Johnson team in technological and IT positions. Most positions are based in New Jersey or Pennsylvania.

Dow Jones and The Wall Street Journal
The world of news and media continues to be changed daily by innovations in technology. The Wall Street Journal, owned by Dow Jones, has been at the leading edge of these innovations for decades. WSJ.com introduced and raised the bar for paywalls, and years later the WSJ iPad app - which was launched with the original iPad - was reputed to be one of the best available.

Dow Jones and The Wall Street Journal are hiring positions in technology, web development, finance, research, and of course, journalism - both written and video. And, you can benefit from Dow Jones’ Work Anywhere policy, which enables employees to take advantage of flexible work arrangements.

Accenture is a consulting and professional services firm. They support companies with business strategy and processes, but did you know that they also help their clients excel in technology and digital solutions?

Accenture has many positions available in Change Management Consulting, Digital development and technology, and even roles that are helping support the federal government improve the way they do business. Locations for most jobs are highly flexible, and so are work-from-home, part-time and flexible work arrangements.


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