SEATTLE, Oct. 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Tableau Software, a global leader in rapid-fire business analytics software, today announced that it has opened an office in City of Vancouver, BC, Canada. The company will host a recruiting happy hour on Thursday, November 12 to meet with the community and candidates to discuss open and future positions.
The Tableau happy hour will take place at Waterview, 2nd Floor, 1661 Granville St. in Vancouver at 5:00 p.m. PT. Tableau Chief Executive Officer and co-founder, Christian Chabot, and Chief Development Officer and co-founder, Chris Stolte, will speak at the event. Interested candidates can register at http://tableauvancouveropenhouse.eventbrite.com.
"Vancouver is a vibrant, diverse city with a talented workforce and growing technology presence," said Stolte. "We're searching for people who share our passion to help people see and understand data to join our growing team in Canada."
A Vancouver native, Stolte co-founded Tableau with Chabot, and Chief Scientist, Pat Hanrahan. He completed his undergraduate work at Simon Fraser University and received a Ph.D. from Stanford University, where Tableau was founded out of the Stanford computer science department in 2003. Tableau moved its headquarters to Seattle shortly thereafter.
Tableau now has more than 2,400 employees worldwide and offices in Seattle, WA; Kirkland, WA; Palo Alto, CA; Austin, TX; Washington, DC; London, United Kingdom; Dublin, Ireland; Paris, France; Frankfurt, Germany; Singapore; Tokyo, Japan; Shanghai, China; Sydney, Australia and now Vancouver.
To accelerate hiring and its business launch plans, the company will immediately start operating at 885 West Georgia Street, Suite 1500, while it completes the search and fitout of a permanent office location. Tableau currently has offices across 10 countries. The Vancouver office will be home to Tableau employees in engineering, operations, sales and marketing. See a full listing of Tableau's open positions at www.tableau.com/careers.
Tableau Software (NYSE: DATA) helps people see and understand data. Tableau helps anyone quickly analyze, visualize and share information. More than 32,000 customer accounts get rapid results with Tableau in the office and on-the-go. And tens of thousands of people use Tableau Public to share data in their blogs and websites. See how Tableau can help you by downloading the trial at www.tableau.com/trial.
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