RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK – Here’s WRAL TechWire’s exclusive weekly look at the growing number of job-related websites where people across the Triangle are looking for work or a new career:

Startup Job Search Sites

Aside from the boards above, job seekers can also find local startup jobs at SimplyHired (241 startup jobs near Research Triangle Park), LinkedIn (1,229 results in and around Raleigh), Indeed (302 startup jobs in/near RTP), and AngelList (job openings in Raleigh, Durham and across North Carolina).

Here’s a look at local and regional job sites, listed in alphabetical order:

AMA Triangle

AMA Triangle, the fifth-largest chapter in American Marketing Association’s nationwide network, aims to be a go-to resource for all things marketing in the Triangle. AMA Triangle provides professional training, free career webinars and a job board offering free resume placement for marketing professionals.

As of Sunday afternoon, AMA Triangle’s job board shows 80 marketing jobs in Raleigh, 28 in Durham and 14 in Chapel Hill (using the 25-mile radius filter).

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A few new jobs were posted last week:

  • Easterseals UCP added a listing for a marketing coordinator in Raleigh.
  • Honeywell is hiring a senior marketing specialist in Raleigh.
  • UNC Chapel Hill’s Office of University Communications is looking to hire an associate director of media relations and a director of campus communications.

American Underground

Durham-based startup hub American Underground regularly posts job openings on its job board. Job seekers can filter their search by job function, location, company, industry and job title. As of Sunday afternoon, the site shows 293 jobs at 36 companies.

Dozens of jobs were posted in the last seven days:

  • LiveRamp, a California-headquartered SaaS firm, added several remote jobs for software engineers, as well as a director of cloud alliances and an internal mobility specialist.
  • Insurtech startup Policygenius is hiring a senior manager of product design and a licensing specialist in Durham.
  • Web development consulting firm Savas Labs seeks a senior front-end developer in Durham.
  • Durham adtech startup Sift Media is looking to hire a data scientist.
  • Durham-based payments software provider Spreedly is hiring an enterprise account executive, a junior software engineer and a junior IT applications manager.
  • Design and development firm Thoughtbot posted a few remote jobs, including design director, apprentice designer and designer.

Bio Jobs Hub

Earlier this year, WRAL TechWire and the North Carolina Biotechnology Center launched a Bio Jobs Hub platform focused on biopharma manufacturing — one of North Carolina’s largest industries, employing over 26,000 people.

Typical biopharma jobs include process technicians, maintenance and/or instrumentation technicians, quality assurance and quality control associates, process development scientists and process engineers. This industry also offers competitive entry-level salaries, from $42,000 to $60,000.

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Scientists, skilled laborers and recent graduates can use the Bio Jobs Hub resource to find career and training opportunities in their area. Users can search by location, job category/activity and region.

Many biopharma companies are hiring in the Triangle, including large employers like Biogen in Research Triangle Park, bioMérieux in Durham, GSK in Zebulon, Merck & Co. in Durham, Novo Nordisk in Durham and Clayton, Pfizer in Sanford, and others.

Leadership Triangle

Leadership Triangle’s job board is packed with local jobs. The site displays 621 openings at 30 companies as of Sunday afternoon.

Here’s what’s been posted in the last week:

  • Burt’s Bees posted a position for an operator in Morrisville.
  • Bland Landscaping added listings for an estimator in Apex and an estate gardening horticulturalist in Cary.
  • Blue Cross NC is hiring for several positions in Durham, including information delivery team leader, regional sales executive, medical team leader, sales delivery expert, brand strategy consultant, territory manager, business intelligence developers, senior business intelligence developers, case manager, senior analytics governance specialist, senior digital applications developer, solution architecture manager, episodic care manager, senior data consultant, digital applications developer, and manager of division planning and performance.
  • Capitol Broadcasting Company (WRAL TechWire’s parent company) is hiring a sales engineer in Raleigh.
  • Coastal Credit Union seeks a consumer underwriter, a fraud investigator and an account manager in Raleigh.
  • Compass Center for Women and Families added several jobs, including executive director, stability housing coordinator, court advocacy and community response intern, emergency housing coordinator, associate director of domestic violence crisis services, support group coordinator, director of self-sufficiency programs and program assistant.
  • North Carolina Central University in Durham posted several positions, including public safety telecommunicator, facility maintenance technicians, adjunct, public safety officer, business services coordinator, assistant/associate professor (Graduate Program in Educational Technology), endowed chair/distinguished professor, research technician, medical/nursing assistant, technology support analyst, building environmental services technicians, administrative support associates, area coordinator for residence education recruitment and selection, engineer, nurse practitioner and human resources specialist.
  • Truist added postings across its Triangle-area locations. Open positions include senior relationship bankers, financial services specialists, universal bankers, business data analyst, vulnerability remediation engineer, insurance agency executive, insurance employee benefits account manager, branch coordinator, teller/senior tellers, retail community mortgage specialist, commercial client specialist, collaboration lead, surety commercial lines account executive, lead infrastructure engineer, cybersecurity engineer, insurance inside sales agent, and retail producing sales managers.


The North Carolina Biotechnology Center’s extensive jobs board lists open jobs and internships from local life science companies and research organizations. Users can filter by job category, employment type (full-time, part-time and contractor), keywords, postal code and radius.

NCBiotech also touts jobs through its Bio Jobs Hub program.

Over the last week (since Sept. 27), over a dozen new jobs were added to NCBiotech’s board, including:

  • Research technician at the Duke Human Vaccine Institute in Durham
  • Senior research associate at Indigo Ag in RTP
  • Process development research scientist at Isolere Bio in Durham
  • iPSC biology and genome editing scientist at Life Edit Therapeutics in RTP
  • Senior scientist at Lonza in Durham
  • Merck & Co. added several jobs at its Triangle locations, including quality specialist, operations manager, senior warehousing technicians, senior lab maintenance engineering specialist, senior analytics and data engineering specialist, buyer/planner specialist, managing medical writer (remote) and incoming quality manager.
  • Senior virology scientist at BridgeBio Gene Therapy in Raleigh
  • Analytical scientist, analytical tech, process development scientist and bioanalytical research associate at Shattuck Labs in Durham
  • Electrical and instrumentation maintenance supervisor, principal process development scientist and clinical research associate at Grifols in Clayton and Durham
  • Director of manufacturing sciences and technology, regulatory affairs associate, senior program manager, senior HR business partner, clinical supply chain manager, cell therapy research associate, and analytical science and technology scientists at Precision BioSciences in Durham
  • Product manager, regulatory affairs manager, IT business systems analyst and project engineer at SunTech Medical in Morrisville
  • Chemist/biochemist intern and entry-level chemist/biochemist at MedKoo Biosciences in Morrisville
  • Research technician/specialist at Eldec Pharmaceuticals in Chapel Hill


The North Carolina Technology Association (NC TECH) has an interactive job board you can use to find your next career opportunity. Users can search by keyword, location, category, type (contract, full-time, part-time or temp to full-time), experience and education level.

Dozens of local jobs (mostly from Credit Suisse) were added to the site last week:

  • Publishing software provider BlueMatrix is hiring a pricing analyst in Durham.
  • Financial services firm Credit Suisse added several jobs in Raleigh, including junior business analyst, junior regulatory reporting technical analyst, DevOps engineer, IT inventory data quality analyst, SharePoint infrastructure administrator, business intelligence analyst/data scientist, technical delivery lead, cognitive service enablement and metrics lead, production services support, senior business analyst, public cloud architect, securities operations IT business analyst, design thinking practitioner/facilitator, information security risk advisor, cloud collaboration web developer, junior scrum master, exchange infrastructure engineer, senior java full stack developer, Level 2 support, junior regulatory reporting technical analyst, senior application security testing engineer, cybersecurity officer, L2 application support, cyber and information security awareness assistant, senior mobility engineer, Level 2 support lead, IaaS tooling and automation lead, application security onboarding triage, cyber detection content engineer, technical team lead, cybersecurity risk expert and junior DevOps engineer.
  • Verizon retailer Victra is hiring a software developer in Raleigh.


NCWorks, the statewide job search portal run by the North Carolina Department of Commerce, has nearly 100 career centers located across the state. Users can filter NCWorks’ database by keyword, location, occupation group or specific occupations, minimum acceptable salary, education level, job sources and date posted. NCWorks also has a mobile app on the Apple App Store and Google Play Store.

North Carolina military veterans, transitioning service members and spouses can find additional resources on NCWorks’ separate veterans portal.

NCWorks reports thousands of available positions. More than 2,000 people added or updated their resumes at the site in the past week, as of Sunday afternoon.

Here are the top 10 Wake County-based employers with the most job openings:

  • Wake County Public School System: 2,785 jobs
  • WakeMed Health and Hospitals: 1,984
  • Deloitte: 1,318
  • NC State University: 1,242
  • UNC Health Care System: 1,157
  • Microsoft: 754
  • Facebook: 620
  • EY: 609
  • UNC Rockingham Health Care: 558
  • Pharmaceutical Research Associates International: 506

Here are the top companies/organizations by job openings in Durham County:

  • Duke University: 3,051
  • IBM: 1,475
  • Duke Careers: 888
  • IQVIA: 687
  • Microsoft: 658
  • Durham Public Schools: 551
  • Fidelity Investments: 538 (side news: Fidelity recently announced plans to add 1,500 entry-level jobs in North Carolina by the end of 2021)
  • Laboratory Corporation of America: 504
  • Cree Wolfspeed: 455
  • Cisco Systems: 397

And here are the top employers in Orange County:

  • UNC Health Care System: 1,221
  • UNC-Chapel Hill: 684
  • UNC Rockingham Health Care: 568
  • UNC Health: 510
  • Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools: 385
  • ARAMARK Corporation: 145
  • Orange County Schools: 135
  • Piedmont Health Services: 94
  • Harris Teeter: 86
  • Hyatt Hotels Corporation: 68

Raleigh Founded

Raleigh Founded, a startup incubator and coworking space, has its own job board. Job seekers can filter results by company, company size or industry.

The site currently lists 146 positions at 28 companies, as of Sunday afternoon.

Here’s what’s new on the site over the last seven days:

  • Raleigh startup Pendo added listings for an onboarding consultant, a G&A recruiter and three sales operations business analysts. It’s also hiring interns (summer 2022) across accounting, analytics, brand design, finance, marketing operations, payroll, product design, user research, sales, security, software engineering and visual design.
  • MedPharm, a product design and development firm, is hiring a research technician in Durham.

Research Triangle Cleantech Cluster

This isn’t a job board per se, but the Research Triangle Cleantech Cluster’s list of job search sources is a helpful resource for job seekers in the clean energy sector. The list has links to career opportunities from the organization’s members and partners.

Triangle Region Job Board

Leadership Triangle, Raleigh Founded and American Underground recently teamed up to create the Triangle Region Job Board, which synthesizes all of the openings posted on the organizations’ job boards. (Those openings are listed under their respective subheadings above.)

As of Sunday afternoon, the site shows 1,742 listings from 86 companies. The latest openings come from the following employers:

  • Aledade (Smithfield)
  • Bland Landscaping (Apex and Cary)
  • Blue Cross NC (Durham)
  • Burt’s Bees (Durham)
  • Capitol Broadcasting Company (Raleigh)
  • Citrix (Raleigh)
  • Citrix (remote)
  • CloudFactory (Raleigh)
  • Coastal Credit Union (Raleigh)
  • flyExclusive (Kinston)
  • MedPharm (Durham)
  • North Carolina Central University (Durham)
  • Pendo (Raleigh)
  • Policygenius (Durham)
  • Savas Labs (Durham)
  • Sift Media (Durham)
  • Spreedly (Durham)
  • Thoughtbot (remote)
  • Truist (across the Triangle)
  • Veeva Systems (Raleigh)

Work in the Triangle

Work in the Triangle, a Wake County Economic Development program, shares new openings daily through its Twitter feed, @WorkTriangleNC. And the search continues to be intense for talent to fill thousands of open jobs both inside and outside the Triangle tech sector.

Every Tuesday, Work in the Triangle’s #TriangleTuesdays hashtag lists hot jobs.

Posts from last Tuesday (Sept. 27) included openings from:

Scroll through the #TriangleTuesdays hashtag on Twitter for more details on the openings.

New Jobs at Mycovia Pharmaceuticals

Last week, RTP-based Mycovia Pharmaceuticals told TechWire that it’s hiring for several positions in project management, market access, insights and analytics, marketing and quality assurance. The late-stage biopharma company is developing drugs to meet women’s health needs.

A Mycovia spokesperson says it plans to add around nine employees through the fourth quarter of 2021. Its current headcount is 21.

Open positions include:

  • Commercial project manager
  • Director of trade and patient support
  • Senior director of pricing and contract analytics
  • VP of value access and trade
  • Senior director of insights and analytics
  • Senior product manager
  • Senior director of marketing
  • Quality assurance manager

Read more and apply here.

New Jobs at Terra Dotta

Chapel Hill-based edtech company Terra Dotta told TechWire in late-August that it’s continuing to hire in the greater RTP area and anticipates another 10 new hires across sales, product development and marketing before the end of the year. The firm already has about 35 employees in the Triangle area.

Its latest openings are for a product marketing manager and a professional services manager. Read more and apply here.

The boost in hiring comes as the company just made the Inc. 5000 list and is celebrating its 20th anniversary. Terra Dotta CEO Anthony Rotoli says, “This level of growth isn’t as common in a more mature company, but we are actively hiring to continue a high growth trajectory and support the international program and global engagement priorities of higher education, both in North Carolina and nationwide.”

Upcoming Job Fairs and Career Events

CRO Career Conversations: Oct 13. 8, 5:30-7 p.m. (online)

In this virtual event, attendees will hear from contract research organization (CRO) industry professionals as they discuss their career paths and responsibilities.

NC TECH Virtual Job Expo: Oct. 20, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (online)

The North Carolina Technology Association’s virtual job fair will connect employers to job seekers looking for work in a tech role or to support a tech company. The event is free for candidates and job seekers.

NC Graduate & Professional School Information Fair: Oct. 27, 12-6 p.m. (online)

This virtual career event will connect employers with students from Davidson College, NC State University, UNC Chapel Hill, UNC Wilmington and Wake Forest University.

NC Master’s & Doctoral Virtual Career Fair: Nov. 4, 12-4 p.m. (online)

Duke University, NC State University, UNC Chapel Hill, UNC Charlotte, UNC Greensboro and Wake Forest University will convene hundreds of advanced degree alumni, candidates and postdocs to meet with companies looking for new talent.

Wake Tech Community College Business & IT Spring 2022 Career Fair: Feb. 9, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. (online)

In February 2022, Wake Tech will host an online job fair for business and information technology students looking for new career opportunities.

More Job Resources for Local Students

If you’re a student looking for an internship or entry-level position at a local company or organization, your university has resources to help you get started. Quick links below:

Twitter Accounts to Follow

Here are some locally run Twitter accounts that regularly share job openings in the Triangle: