SparkCognition Named to Built In’s Best Places to Work for Second Consecutive Year


AI company recognized on the 2023 list in the category “Austin Best Midsize Places to Work”

AUSTIN, Texas, January 11, 2023SparkCognition, a global leader in artificial intelligence (AI) software solutions perfected for business, today announced that it has been honored in Built In’s 2023 Best Places to Work Awards. Specifically, SparkCognition earned a place on Best Midsize Places to Work in the Austin market. This award marks the second consecutive year SparkCognition has been recognized for delivering an unmatched employee experience. 

“It’s my honor to congratulate this year’s Best Places to Work winners,” says Sheridan Orr, Chief Marketing Officer, Built In. “These exemplary companies understand their people are their most valuable asset, and they’ve stepped up to meet the modern professional’s new expectations, including the desire to work for companies that deliver purpose, growth and inclusion. These winners set the stage for a human-centered future of work, and we can’t wait to see that future unfold.”  

SparkCognition builds award-winning AI solutions that enable organizations to predict future outcomes, prescribe next best actions, and help ensure worker safety. Founded in 2013, the company achieved a unicorn valuation last year of $1.4B+, based on its $134 million Series D fundraise. It also expanded HyperWerx, its 50-acre R&D facility bringing together the physical and digital worlds, and extended its AI capabilities beyond machine learning, natural language, and computational knowledge graphs to include computer vision solutions that improve safety, security, and productivity across industries.

“We’re delighted to be recognized by Built In as a leading place to work yet again. In truth, it is our amazing employees who make this award possible,” said Amir Husain, Founder and Chief Executive Officer at SparkCognition. “Our practice of innovation, collaboration, and value creation in service to our customers and partners is integral to our culture and paramount to the success we have enjoyed as a company.”

Built In determines the winners of Best Places to Work based on an algorithm, using company data about compensation and benefits. To reflect the benefits candidates are searching for more frequently on Built In, the program also weighs criteria like remote and flexible work opportunities, programs for DEI and other people-first cultural offerings. The annual awards program includes companies of all sizes, from startups to those in the enterprise. 

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About SparkCognition

SparkCognition’s award-winning AI solutions allow organizations to predict future outcomes, prescribe next best actions, and help ensure worker safety. We partner with the world’s industry leaders to analyze, optimize, and learn from all types of data, augment human intelligence, drive profitable growth, and achieve operational excellence. Our patented AI technologies including machine learning, deep neural networks, natural language processing, and computer vision lead the industry in innovation and accelerate digital transformation. Our solutions allow organizations to solve critical problems—prevent unexpected downtime, maximize asset performance, deliver net-zero initiatives, and eliminate accidents, all while avoiding zero-day cyberattacks. To learn more about how SparkCognition’s AI solutions can unlock the power in your data, visit

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About Built In

Built In is creating the largest platform for technology professionals globally. Monthly, millions of the industry’s most in-demand professionals visit the site from across the world. They rely on our platform to stay ahead of tech trends and news, learn skills to accelerate their careers and find opportunities at companies whose values they share. Built In also serves 2,000 customers, innovative companies ranging from startups to those in the Fortune 500. By putting their stories in front of our uniquely engaged audience, we help them hire otherwise hard-to-reach tech professionals.

About Built In’s Best Places to Work

Built In’s esteemed Best Places to Work Awards, now in its fifth year, honor companies across numerous categories: 100 Best Places to Work, 50 Best Startup Places to Work, 100 Best Midsize Places to Work, 100 Best Large Places to Work and Editor’s Choice: 100 Best Hybrid Places to Work. The program honors companies – remote, hybrid and in-office – with the best total rewards packages across the U.S. and in the following tech hubs: Atlanta, Austin, Boston, Chicago, Colorado, Dallas, Houston, Los Angeles, Miami, New York, San Diego, San Francisco, Seattle and Washington DC.

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