CIRA Careers

Help us build a better online Canada

Join our team


We are driven by purpose.

Build connections

We are building connections.

Candour and accountability

We are thriving together with candour and accountability.

Career Opportunities

Why work at CIRA?

  • Our people

    We are a team in the true sense of the word; we celebrate our successes as one and support each other without doubt or hesitation. We are a dynamic team that helps shape the internet. We foster relationships and build community – online, and off.

  • Canadian internet

    Everything we do, every decision we make is to build a better online Canada. We are a purpose-driven organization and we believe in doing great things for and through the internet.

  • Innovative environment

    We thrive off innovation and working together with candour and accountability. Our purpose of building a better online Canada compels our total dedication to executing with excellence. We hold each other to high standards and collaborate across teams to achieve great results.

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    Because Ottawa

    An affordable cost of living, great nightlife and culture and year-round outdoor activities minutes from downtown - why wouldn’t you want to work in Ottawa? Canada’s capital is a global leader in telecommunications technology and a diverse tech hub.

CIRA is strongly committed to equal opportunities in employment. We welcome applications from all minority group members who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas and perspectives. CIRA is committed to reflecting the diverse communities it serves and to practicing co-operation, respect and openness with its employees, clients and candidates.

Our team

  • "At CIRA, I'm encouraged to think outside the box. I get to be creative every day and my efforts are always appreciated. This has been a great working environment for me and I love what I do."

    - Holleh Rahmati, Graphic Designer

  • "My job has provided me with opportunities to have a positive impact on people's lives and build a better online Canada every day. I am surrounded by highly driven and successful people who genuinely care about those they work with and the community in which they live. I am proud to be a member of CIRA for over 10 years."

    - Xiaoping Jie, Application Developer

Benefits & perks

  • Rocketship

    Commitment to training
    and development

  • Heartbeat

    Health and dental

  • Growth chart

    Retirement savings plan

  • Dollar bill

    Performance bonus

  • Walking person

    Health and fitness

  • Car

    Monthly transportation

  • House

    Monthly home internet

  • Heart

    Volunteering and giving

  • Martini

    Café stocked with
    beverages & beer keg

  • Map marker

    Modern office steps
    from the Rideau Canal

  • Stroller

    Top-up to parental
    ​​leave benefits

  • Chat

    Team building
    and social events

Our office

CIRA has a modern, open office, with many collaboration spaces

Who we are

Who is CIRA? We manage the .CA domain on behalf of all Canadians – and we do so much more. Learn about how we’re building a better online Canada

Learn more about CIRA

  • Board and governance

    Find out more about the diversity of expertise on the  CIRA board .

  • Corporate reports

    Getting informed is the first step in getting involved in the advancement of the internet in Canada.