Grow With Barley

Our team of passionate problem-solvers is building a compensation management platform that solves critical challenges for employers and employees around the world.

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Get To Know Us

Barley is an early-stage start up, led by experienced founders, and powered by a diverse, close-knit team.

Join our journey to make compensation more fair, transparent, and equitable for everyone.
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How We Work

We're a remote-first company with a strong culture of online collaboration.

We also come together for in-person work, social events, and our annual retreat.

Our team is based out of two key hubs: Vancouver and Toronto.

Meet The Leadership Team

Jafar Owainati

Co-founder and CEO

Billy Mainguy

Co-founder and CPO

Josh Wilks

Head of engineering

Our Team Says

“Barley provides a highly collaborative, supportive environment. The leadership team has extensive experience building successful startups and consistently goes above and beyond to invest in you by shaping an environment where you have limitless opportunities to grow professionally.”

Jaime Bueza, Senior Software Engineer at Barley
Jaime Bueza
Senior Software Engineer

“At Barley, I value the opportunity to solve meaningful problems, to shape the product and culture, and to work alongside an amazing group of people. As we push forward the mission of equitable compensation for all, I am proud to work at a company that lives its values around diversity and transparency. ”

Lianne Fonseca, Product Marketing Manager at Barley
Lianne Fonseca
Product Marketing Manager

Benefits at Barley

Competitive Pay at Barley
Competitive Pay

Our approach to compensation is fair, transparent, and competitive

Stock Options at Barley
Stock Options

Every member of the Barley team gets a piece of the pie

Health Benefits at Barley
Health Benefits

Full health, dental, and vision benefits that kick in on your first day

Generous Vacation at Barley
Generous Vacation

4 weeks of vacation, plus personal leave and your birthday off

Parental Leave at Barley
Parental Leave

Paid parental leave and flexible return-to-work program

Learning and Development at Barley
Learning Allowance

Annual learning & development allowance to level up your skills

Home Office Budget

All your core equipment, plus a budget to improve your home office

Flexible Work

Choose to work wherever you are most productive - at home, in the office, or both

Current Openings

Senior Front-End Engineer

Senior Full Stack Engineer

Interested in a role that is not listed?

If a role you'd be interested in applying for isn't listed, we'd still love to hear from you. Feel free to get in touch and learn about potential upcoming opportunities. We're a start-up - anything's possible!