Kira Inc.

As a part of the Litera family, Kira enables enterprises to easily find and use trusted information and answers from their documents.

Founded 2011
201-500 employees
  • Analytics & Business Information
  • Legal Services
  • Information Systems
  • Headquarters address
    370 King Street West, Suite 500, Toronto, ON
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    We’re Kira Systems. Kira is a machine learning software that enlightens the world’s enterprises by enabling them to truly know what’s in their contracts and documents.

    We’re part of the Litera family. Litera is a fast-growing software company leading the way to provide legal workflow and workspace technology to hundreds of organizations around the globe. Together, we’re bold in our decision making, clear on our mission and – most importantly – passionate about pairing the power of human know-how with a powerful product.

    We’re a global workforce. While we have offices in regions spanning from Chicago to Australia, our remote-first ideology has allowed us to remove hiring barriers so that we can get the best people for the job – wherever they may live.

    From building trusted partnerships with our clients to delivering an employee experience that is second to none, our people are at the center of all that we do.

    Why Join Kira Systems/Litera?

    The team. Our team is filled with smart, curious, independent, self-motivated people. Together, we make up a culture that values diversity of thought, creative thinking and fun.

    All the benefits and perks. We’ve got your back. Literally. Got a knot in your back? We have a comprehensive health and benefits plan for your and your family.

    Generous vacation policy? Check. We know how important it is to take time to recharge. Our generous vacation policy allows you to take the time you need.

    Planning for your future. We help our team members save for their futures by providing 401(k) (USA) and RRSP (Canada) matching programs.

    We love remote work. We have a number of fully remote team members around the world. While there are HQ offices in both Chicago and Toronto (Litera and Kira, respectively) we are more than happy to see our team members faces on-screen from wherever they call home.

    Hiring Process for Engineers:

    1. Chat with a member of the recruitment team
    2. Technical Home Test
    3. Virtual live Code Review
    4. Software Development and Architecture Case Study/Discussion
    5. Meet our Teams - Team Fit, Value Fit
    6. Meet the Founders
    7. Reference Check, Background Check

    Tech stack

    Clojure, Go, Docker, Kubernetes, Machine Learning, AWS, Linux, React

    Benefits

    Compensation and retirement

    Performance bonus
    401k plan
    Cell phone reimbursement

    Health and wellness

    Health insurance
    Dental insurance
    Vision insurance
    Life insurance
    Disability insurance
    FSA (Flexible Spending Plan)
    EAP (Employee Assistance Program)

    Vacation and time off

    Paid time off
    Unlimited time off
    Paid holidays
    Flexible working hours
    Work from home flexibility
    Volunteer time off
    Maternity benefits
    Paternity benefits
    Fertility benefits
    Sabbatical

    Personal development

    Tuition reimbursement
    Management training
    Job training
    Conferences reimbursement
    Internship program

    Values and quality of life

    Diversity program
    Accessible via public transportation
    Employee groups and committees
    Snacks and beverages
    Company activities
    Games and recreation
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