Who's Hiring Telecommuters: Pike Research, Wescom Credit Union and FreedomVoice Systems

  • Working Remotely

    Looking for a job that lets you work from home? Here are three companies with telecommuting opportunities available right now.
    Pike Research
  • Pike Research

    What they do: Market research and consulting firm that provides in-depth analysis of global clean technology markets.Types of positions available: Industry analysts, sales staff.Hours/Pay: Full-time, will most likely involve typical dayshift hours; pay depends on position, but sales executives will work for commission for first 90 days with potential to convert to base-plus-commission format after that time.Requirements: For sales positions, you must have a solid track record in business-to-business sales, solid presentation and follow-up skills and, preferably, technology market research or analyst sales experience. Analysts must have experience in at least one specific clean technology area, good writing skills and technology market research or industry analysis experience. Other info: Pike Research is relatively new, but this is a very hot industry right now, and the company expects strong growth in the near future. Apply here.Photo Credit: Getty Images
    Wescom Credit Union
  • Wescom Credit Union

    What they do: One of the largest credit unions in the country.Types of positions available: Sales representatives, customer serviceHours/Pay: Hours and pay vary by position; Wescom offers an extensive benefits package including paid time off, health benefits and tuition reimbursement, plus special reduced rates on checking accounts, loans and other products and services.Requirements: Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience, 3 to 5 years of technology-related selling experience, good communication and computer skills.Other info: Their job listings change constantly, so be sure to check back often. If no current positions fit your needs/interested, you can submit a general application. It will remain in their system for 90 days, and a recruiter will contact you if your skills and experience match any upcoming job openings. Apply here.Photo Credit: Getty Images
    FreedomVoice Systems
  • FreedomVoice Systems

    What they do: Telecommunications company that provides virtual office solutions.Types of positions available: Technical/client support engineers, customer support reps.Hours/Pay: Full-time and part-time opportunities are available; starting pay for full-time jobs is about $30,000 a year, plus benefits.Requirements: Prior related work experience required. Knowledge of the telecommunication industry, firewalls, routers, etc. is very helpful. Must be able to explain technical information in an easy to understand manner. Other info: Expect a fast-paced environment. The company warns applicants that they must be an "expert at demonstrating patience, even in the most trying of circumstances." Apply here.Photo Credit: Getty Images
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