30 Melbourne startups & scaleups you’ll want to work for in 2020

Melbourne's world-famous coffee culture is fuelling startup growth in the city. Melbourne is also home to some of the countries tech heavyweights including Culture Amp, Airwallex & Envato.

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Our curated list of the best Australian startups to work for in 2020

A Cloud Guru

A Cloud Guru is a social learning platform for cloud computing.

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12M STAFF GROWTH
83
%
GENDER DIVERSITY
24
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

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teCH founder
B2b
B2b2c
female founder
product founder
B2c
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

Afterpay

Afterpay allows shoppers to receive products immediately and pay in four simple instalments over a short period of time.

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12M STAFF GROWTH
29
%
GENDER DIVERSITY
39
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

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teCH founder
B2b
B2b2c
female founder
product founder
B2c
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

Airwallex

Airwallex is a financial technology company that offers integrated solutions to businesses for cross-border transactions.

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12M STAFF GROWTH
32
%
GENDER DIVERSITY
24
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

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teCH founder
B2b
B2b2c
female founder
product founder
B2c
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

AmazingCo

AmazingCo is an experiences and activities creator, helping people all around the world enjoy better real-world experiences.

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12M STAFF GROWTH
35
%
GENDER DIVERSITY
80
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

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teCH founder
B2b
B2b2c
female founder
product founder
B2c
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

Assembly Payments

Assembly is a payments engine custom built for marketplaces to generate revenue and exceed growth targets.

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12M STAFF GROWTH
9
%
GENDER DIVERSITY
26
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

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teCH founder
B2b
B2b2c
female founder
product founder
B2c
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

BetEasy

BetEasy is the most sophisticated and rewarding wagering operator in its class and is built on a powerful partnership with The Stars Group.

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12M STAFF GROWTH
-13
%
GENDER DIVERSITY
20
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

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teCH founder
B2b
B2b2c
female founder
product founder
B2c
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

Buildkite

Buildkite is a continuous delivery platform that helps development teams ship quality code, fast.

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1000-5000
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12M STAFF GROWTH
0
%
GENDER DIVERSITY
28
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

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teCH founder
B2b
B2b2c
female founder
product founder
B2c
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

Buildxact

Buildxact is an online estimating and job management software platform for builders and trades.

employees
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200-500
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1000-5000
1000-5000
5000+
12M STAFF GROWTH
80
%
GENDER DIVERSITY
19
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

Remote Friendly
teCH founder
B2b
B2b2c
female founder
product founder
B2c
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

Compass Education

Compass Education is a schools management platform

employees
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12M STAFF GROWTH
21
%
GENDER DIVERSITY
19
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

Remote Friendly
teCH founder
B2b
B2b2c
female founder
product founder
B2c
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

Contino

Contino is a global Enterprise DevOps, Data and Cloud Transformation Consultancy.

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12M STAFF GROWTH
21
%
GENDER DIVERSITY
14
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

Remote Friendly
teCH founder
B2b
B2b2c
female founder
product founder
B2c
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

CultureAmp

Culture Amp is an employee analytics platform that specialises in staff surveying and analytics.

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1000-5000
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12M STAFF GROWTH
19
%
GENDER DIVERSITY
37
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

Remote Friendly
teCH founder
B2b
B2b2c
female founder
product founder
B2c
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

Envato

Envato Market is a collection of marketplaces for creative digital assets.

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12M STAFF GROWTH
3
%
GENDER DIVERSITY
28
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

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teCH founder
B2b
B2b2c
female founder
product founder
B2c
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

Hotdoc

HotDoc is an online appointment booking and eHealth software platform.

employees
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12M STAFF GROWTH
24
%
GENDER DIVERSITY
36
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

Remote Friendly
teCH founder
B2b
B2b2c
female founder
product founder
B2c
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

Judo Bank

A new SME challenger bank built specially to make it easier for Aussie businesses to get the funding and services they need.

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12M STAFF GROWTH
122
%
GENDER DIVERSITY
34
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

Remote Friendly
teCH founder
B2b
B2b2c
female founder
product founder
B2c
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

Marketplacer

Marketplacer is a marketplace software platform.

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12M STAFF GROWTH
15
%
GENDER DIVERSITY
35
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

Remote Friendly
teCH founder
B2b
B2b2c
female founder
product founder
B2c
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

Moula

Moula is a loan service company that helps SMEs borrow money to grow their business.

employees
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1000-5000
5000+
12M STAFF GROWTH
28
%
GENDER DIVERSITY
29
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

Remote Friendly
teCH founder
B2b
B2b2c
female founder
product founder
B2c
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

Plexus Legal

Plexus is a law firm that provides in-house counsel with new and innovative services.

employees
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12M STAFF GROWTH
19
%
GENDER DIVERSITY
40
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

Remote Friendly
teCH founder
B2b
B2b2c
female founder
product founder
B2c
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

Redbubble

Redbubble is a global online marketplace for print-on-demand products based on user-submitted artwork.

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12M STAFF GROWTH
3
%
GENDER DIVERSITY
37
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

Remote Friendly
teCH founder
B2b
B2b2c
female founder
product founder
B2c
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

RotaGeek

RotaGeek helps businesses perfectly predict and meet demand by using data-driven tech to effectively and fairly schedule staff.

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12M STAFF GROWTH
0
%
GENDER DIVERSITY
27
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

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teCH founder
B2b
B2b2c
female founder
product founder
B2c
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

Sidekicker

Sidekicker is Australia and NZ’s leading on-demand staffing platform.

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12M STAFF GROWTH
9
%
GENDER DIVERSITY
35
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

Remote Friendly
teCH founder
B2b
B2b2c
female founder
product founder
B2c
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

Square

Square is a merchant services aggregator and mobile payment company that aims to simplify commerce through technology.

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12M STAFF GROWTH
9
%
GENDER DIVERSITY
35
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

Remote Friendly
teCH founder
B2b
B2b2c
female founder
product founder
B2c
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

Up Banking

One of Australia's new digital banks Up offers a range of innovative products including a savings and transaction account.

employees
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12M STAFF GROWTH
36
%
GENDER DIVERSITY
10
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

Remote Friendly
teCH founder
B2b
B2b2c
female founder
product founder
B2c
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

Verrency

A technology platform enabling financial institutions to introduce innovative payment services faster, at lower cost and reduced risk.

employees
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1000-5000
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12M STAFF GROWTH
21
%
GENDER DIVERSITY
21
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

Remote Friendly
teCH founder
B2b
B2b2c
female founder
product founder
B2c
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

Versent

Versent helps businesses understand, transform, and operate in the cloud.

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1000-5000
5000+
12M STAFF GROWTH
33
%
GENDER DIVERSITY
22
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

Remote Friendly
teCH founder
B2b
B2b2c
female founder
product founder
B2c
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

Weploy

Weploy connects companies with short term support needs to a community of vetted on-demand support staff

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12M STAFF GROWTH
20
%
GENDER DIVERSITY
48
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

Remote Friendly
teCH founder
B2b
B2b2c
female founder
product founder
B2c
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

Whispir

Whispir is a cloud platform for automating intelligent, rich communications and enabling smarter, data-driven engagement.

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12M STAFF GROWTH
12
%
GENDER DIVERSITY
32
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

Remote Friendly
teCH founder
B2b
B2b2c
female founder
product founder
B2c
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

Zendesk

Zendesk is a customer service platform that builds software to empower organisation and customer relationships.

employees
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1000-5000
5000+
12M STAFF GROWTH
22
%
GENDER DIVERSITY
19
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

Remote Friendly
teCH founder
B2b
B2b2c
female founder
product founder
B2c
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

myob

A business management solutions provider offering software products and services for small and medium-sized businesses.

employees
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1000-5000
5000+
12M STAFF GROWTH
6
%
GENDER DIVERSITY
36
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

Remote Friendly
teCH founder
B2b
B2b2c
female founder
product founder
B2c
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta