Best for: Tech and sales professionals based in or willing to relocate to Austin, Boston, Chicago, Los Angeles, New York, the San Francisco Bay Area, Seattle, Washington D.C. and London.

Tooltip: Requires an application and screening process. All of the companies that use Hired expect their engineers to work full time in their office.

Hired is a two-sided marketplace that connects people looking for contract roles with employers who want to hire them. Candidates in the freelance marketplace receive multiple, non-binding interview requests to begin conversations with employers that usually lead to competing formal offers.