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Washington, DC, Overview


Including the nearby areas of Arlington, Virginia, and Alexandria, Virginia, the Washington, DC, labor force numbers about 3 million. The recession had only a minor impact on Washington, DC, employment and real estate due to the area’s strong reliance on the government sector. However, recent government budget cuts have dampened the postrecession Washington, DC, job market.

Washington, DC, Job Opportunities


As the seat of our nation’s government, it’s no surprise that government jobs dominate work in Washington, DC. Professional/business services is another critical hiring sector, primarily due to the strong concentration of government contractors in the area. The smaller sectors of trade, transportation and utilities; manufacturing; and information were the only ones to constrict employment during 2011.

Washington, DC, Employment Trends


Due to the area’s concentration of government jobs, employment in Washington, DC, has remained relatively strong and is trending upward as the national economy recovers. As an indicator of this strong position, the region’s unemployment rate peaked at 7 percent in January 2010 and had fallen to 5.1 percent by April 2012. The pool of employed Washington, DC, workers expanded each month of 2011 and looks to be positive through the next year.

Between Q2 2012 and Q2 2013, Washington, DC, jobs will grow 0.6 percent, less than the 1.3 percent gain expected in the country’s job supply, according to a Moody’s Analytics forecast.
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CyberCoders Matching Great People with Great Companies Learn more about CyberCoders Apply JavaScript Engineer Washington, DC; Alexandria, VA Unspecified Apply Apply JavaScript Engineer Washington, DC; Alexandria, VA Unspecified Apply Job Details We are expanding our engineering team and seek Rockstar JavaScript Engineers looking to grow within a global intelligence company near the DC area! Be par...
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CyberCoders Matching Great People with Great Companies Learn more about CyberCoders Apply Senior Java Software Engineer Washington, DC; Arlington, VA Unspecified Apply Apply Senior Java Software Engineer Washington, DC; Arlington, VA Unspecified Apply Job Details We are expanding our engineering team and seek Rockstar Java Engineers looking to grow within a global intelligence company near the DC...
I have a career opportunity in DC that is metro accessible for a management level CPA professional (exact title will be confirmed depending on CPA identified, e.g. Co-Controller, Manager, Compliance & Risk Management) with a strong nonprofit background to join a dynamic organization. The ideal professional should have following qualifications/skills however not limited to below since the position...
Financial & Realty Services, LLC (FRS), a professional services firm in Silver Spring, MD, has an opening for Financial Analysts to support our FAA client within the Office of Information Technology Shared Services (AIT) Group in the National Capital Region. The suitable candidate will be responsible for providing investment analysis support as required to support acquisition milestones. Key Respo...
Financial & Realty Services, LLC (FRS), a professional services firm in Silver Spring, MD, has an opening for A Contract Specialist/Acquisition Manager to support our FAA client within the Office of Information Shared Services Group in the National Capital Region. The suitable candidate will be responsible for providing acquisition strategy, planning and support using the FAA Acquisition Managemen...
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The Select Group is looking for an experienced SharePoint Developer for one of our top clients in the Washington, DC area. Candidates that are knowledgeable working with Windows and HP Intelx86 servers are a must. If you have experience working with SharePoint administration and design as well as experience with SQL and Active Directory administration this could be the job for you! SharePoint Deve...
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Industry: Government - Wireless Job Title: Sales Consutant Reference: 8184472 Location: D.C. Metro Job Summary: Well-established company is seeking a Sales Consultant to sell technology solutions to State and Local Government in a North East territory. Candidates must have 5+ years of stable experience selling hi-end technology to State and Local Government with recent evidence of consistent quota...
Task Description: (Active Treasury MBI Clearance Required) The Oracle database administrator is responsible for administering the MeF Oracle databases to include performance, integrity and security of the databases. The Oracle database administrator is also responsible for managing the Oracle databases in such a way as to provide all users access in a form that suits their needs. Duties: Primary D...
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Do you have what it takes to join our winning team? Because we're looking for top-notch employees at WIN. WIN is the term we like to use because it captures our spirit, our brand, and our passionate business approach (it's also our stock ticker symbol). WIN also encompasses our work family - the real winners - who embody this philosophy. Windstream is the FORTUNE 500 provider of choice for data, v...
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Job Number: 217040 DYL-260 Developer Title: DYL260 Developer Duration: 3 weeks Location: Remote DYL 260/280 100% remotely: Take applications that are currently written in DYL260 and convert them to COBOL. Run test suites that are written by the client and remediate any issues. Experience in doing 'conversion' types of projects is desired. The COBOL is actually MicroFocus COBOL although knowledge o...
Rehabilitation Day Community Support Worker Volunteers of America Chesapeake Salary Unspecified Volunteers of America Chesapeake, Inc. founded in 1896 in Baltimore, is the locally chartered affiliate of Volunteers of America, Inc., one of the nations largest and most comprehensive human services organizations. Volunteers of America Chesapeake accomplishes its spiritually based mission by serving o...
Henderson Group Unlimited, Inc., government contractor, has an opening for a Training Coordinator. Qualified candidates must have the following experience and requirements: EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: · Bachelor’s Degree, and; · Six (6) years of experience that demonstrates accomplishment of training project assignments that require a wide range of training and computer requirements and techniq...
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CyberCoders Matching Great People with Great Companies Learn more about CyberCoders Apply Project Manager Washington, DC Unspecified Apply Apply Project Manager Washington, DC Unspecified Apply Job Details If you are a Project Manager with experience, please read on! Based in Washington DC, we are a start up that has set out to develop a new kind of software infrastructure and an open innovation n...
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Communications and Technical Writer Posted: June 23, 2014 Valador has an immediate opening for a Communications and Technical Writer onsite at NASA Headquarters (HQ) Office of Protective Services (OPS) – Foreign National Access Management (FNAM) Program Support. This position is located in Washington D.C. Provide support, including, but not limited the following Position Responsibilities: Coordina...
Firewall Engineer Washington, DC Job number:141033 Position Type: Full-Time T&T has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Firewall Engineer to join our outstanding team on the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) program in Washington, DC. https://home.eease.adp.com/recruit/?id=10170151 Primary Duties: The Firewall Engineer will be responsible for the following primary duties: Proactively impleme...
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Software Asset Management (SAM) Consultant Interested candidates may send their resumes to *****/*****/*****/***** Please submit all candidates by 03.30 PM on Thursday, July 31st, 2014. Bachelor's degree in the field of information technology or related is Required. SAM certification preferred (e.g., IAITAM Certified Software Asset Manager) is Highl...
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Smith & Keller is hiring a Junior .NET Developer Responsibilities: The Junior .NET Developer will develop software solutions based on gathered business requirements for line-of-business applications Develop software solutions in a team environment, which may require development within any tier of the software solution, using current industry and development best practices and methods. Maintain a c...
Job Locations: Anacostia, Washington DC; Andrews Air Force Base, MD Five to nine (5-9) years experience in network and transport service management. Installs, maintains, and services IP network and transport service hardware and software under limited supervision. Demonstrates knowledge of and skill with Open Systems Interconnection (OSI) layers 2 through 4, and of Information Technology Infrastru...
Sr Network Engineer - Voice - Provides technical knowledge and skill in using Avaya specialized applications in the areas specified. Experienced in the operational environment and using high-level functional systems analysis, design, integration, documentation, and implementation methodologies on complex problems which require in-depth knowledge of the subject matter for effective implementation....
Washington, DC
Job Locations: Washington, DC (Navy Yard); Arlington, VA (Pentagon, Crystal City) Ten or more (10+) years of experience in network and transport service management, with project management and customer service training or experience. Plans, manages and supervises IP network and transport service hardware and software installation and maintenance. Mentors subordinates in developing knowledge of and...
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