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Glofox prepares for growth with 150 new remote jobs

The Irish software company is expanding its team as it seeks new investments.

Gym software provider Glofox has announced 150 new jobs to support the company’s global expansion.

The jobs are being created as Glofox plans to invest more in its services for the Middle East and Latin American markets in particular.

Glofox’s management software for fitness businesses currently works in 80 countries and supports 17 languages ​​and 40 currencies.

About 60 of the new jobs will be in research and development. The rest will be focused on customer success.

Glofox is a fully remote company with EMEA headquarters in Dublin.

“Being totally remote allows us to welcome talented people from all over the world, while our responsibility to help them live healthy and balanced lives is something we consider crucial to creating an exceptional work environment”, said Glofox CEO and co-founder Conor O’Loughlin, a former professional rugby player.

Glofox offers employee benefits such as unlimited annual leave, monthly half-day Fridays, pawternity leave for people welcoming new pets into their homes, and gym benefits. and well-being.

The company’s team has doubled in size in 2021 and this latest recruitment round will take its total headcount to 350. O’Loughlin said it marked an “exciting milestone” for the Irish company.

“Glofox employees will have significant opportunities to enhance their careers in a dynamic and fast-growing industry. Each member of the team will play a key role in our continued business expansion or in the development of new cutting-edge solutions,” he said.

There are currently engineering, design and program management roles listed on the Glofox careers page.

In addition to its EMEA headquarters in Dublin, Glofox is recruiting for remote positions in Melbourne Australia and Arizona USA.

Glofox’s software was designed with tools to support both fitness franchises and independent gyms.

In 2020, the startup announced a $10 million top-up to its Series A funding round and launched a new platform that allows gyms to live stream and post on-demand content for those who work from home.

Speaking to The Irish Times, O’Loughlin said the company is currently in talks to raise an additional $30 million, which would bring its funding to date to over $50 million.

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