With its breathtaking views, mild climate and prosperous economy, Vancouver is widely recognized as one of the most liveable cities in the world. It’s home to more than 628,000 people and is the largest city in British Columbia, as well as the third largest city in Canada.
As per the city’s motto, Vancouver prospers by sea, land and air. The city has the largest port in Canada and is a key hub for international trade. Its economy is driven by a number of industries including forestry, mining, oil and gas, manufacturing, film and TV production, as well as a growing high-tech sector. Esri Canada is one of more than 8,000 technology companies that operate in the province.
Working at our downtown office, you’ll feel the city’s energetic vibe as you learn from the best in the GIS industry. Our regional office provides sales and service support to customers in various industries throughout BC and also features a state-of-the art training facility.
The office is easily accessible by train and bus. There are also well-marked bicycle routes that you can take if you prefer to bike to work and our building provides bike locks. The office is accessible via major routes and convenient underground parking is available in the building. If you need to recharge, the famous Stanley Park is only a few minutes’ walk from the office.
You’ll have the advantage of working in one of the most culturally diverse cities in Canada. More than half of the city’s population speaks a first language other than English. Vancouver’s rich mosaic of cultures is evident in its distinct neighbourhoods, which include North America’s third largest Chinatown, the historic districts of Gastown and Yaletown, as well as the bustling marketplace of Granville Island, to name a few.
As well, Vancouver provides many excellent opportunities for outdoor adventure. There are sandy beaches, lakes, parks, forests, trails and Olympic-class ski terrains nearby that will surely invigorate you as you have a rewarding experience working at Esri Canada.