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Washington Overview


With Microsoft and Amazon as the state’s top employers, it’s no surprise that technology is critical to the Washington job market and the state’s 3.5 million workers. Washington’s recovery stalled at the end of 2011, but has since bounced back and is expected to continue.

Washington Job Opportunities


The Evergreen State’s healthy lifestyle, low energy costs and varied terrain draw a highly educated and creative workforce. Washington is home to a unique blend of technology, innovative and entrepreneurial companies, with expertise in aerospace, clean energy, forest products, sciences and information technology. As the largest public university recipient of federal research dollars, the University of Washington supports a strong research program to advance medicine and science.

Government jobs dominate employment in Washington followed very closely by trade, transportation and utilities. Most industries have reported solid growth while government and financial activities have been on the decline.

Washington Employment Trends


Washington’s job conditions have recently shown signs of a strong recovery. The state’s unemployment rate exceeded 10 percent from the end of 2009 into the start of 2010, then dropped to the 8-percent range at the beginning of 2012. After contracting for two years, Washington payrolls have been positive since the end of 2010. With the exception of a slight dip in mid-2011, the volume of online hiring opportunities has been steadily expanding postrecession.

Moody’s Analytics forecasts a solid 2.1 percent increase in Washington jobs from Q2 2012 to Q2 2013, higher than the 1.3 percent growth expected in the US job supply.
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RESPONSIBILITIES: Our client is seeking a mid-level contract Android developer to join their dynamic, and growing, SDK team. This position offers a tremendous opportunity to assist in enhancing and integrating the mobile android SDK into a catalog of Android-based games. This position will have the opportunity to enhance the capabilities of the Games mobile platform for Android. You will work coll...
Project Coordinator, Leasing (Contract) Redmond, WA Bluehawk Consulting is a leading provider of management consulting services for Fortune 500 companies. The company is currently looking for a Project Coordinator. Core responsibilities: Consultant will support lead PMs in creating, maintaining, and communicating key project management artifacts, such as Project Plans and Schedules, Status Reports...
Amazon is obsessed to be the most customer-centric company on earth. To get there Amazon Fulfillment needs exceptionally talented, bright, and driven people to develop and improve upon our world-class order fulfillment systems. We are seeking a Sr. Manager of Process Engineering for our Fresh Engineering Team. This position requires the ability to plan, organize, implement, and manage the continuo...
GENERAL SUMMARY: Amazon is seeking an experienced and detail oriented Sr. Concept and Design Engineer to perform concept and design development of new and existing fulfillment center layouts in our North American fulfillment network. Successful candidates will be natural self-starters who have prior engineering experience in design, modeling, estimating and managing new fulfillment center concepti...
Are you looking for stability? An opportunity for a management position? Welcome to a company that will provide you with a competitive edge in these challenging economic times.Magick T.C. Ventures. Magick Ventures is a consistently growing company providing marketing and advertising services to a variety of corporations and clients. Through our unique advertising methods of direct marketing and re...
Fire Alarm System Designer Employees engaged in the preparation of detailed Computer Aided Design (CAD) drawings to assure the efficient and effective placement of our products and systems. Assure that designs are consistent with required specifications and building code. 7P - Experienced Applies principles, concepts, practices and standards of professional field to projects and assignments. Devel...
Required Qualifications: Experience handling at least one of the following lines of insurance: Auto Physical Damage/Bodily Injury/PIP/No-Fault/Med-Pay Washington Adjuster's license Proficient computer skills Preferred Qualifications: Additional licenses for OR, HI, and AK highly desired Job Description: Our client is seeking to add Multiple Inside Claims Examiners to their office in Tacoma, WA. Th...
Point Of Sale Coordinator Position with additional responsibilities including limited cashiering: Description: As part of our Administrative staff, this position maintains the integrity of the pricing system and department margins;ensuring that all products have an accurate retail price displayed,that the price meets the required department margin, and that the displayed price accurately correlate...
The Tax Credit Group of Marcus & Millichap (TCG) is seeking a qualified Operations Analyst. TCG is the pioneer and national market leader in providing real estate advisory and transaction brokerage services for properties financed using Section 42 Low Income Housing Tax Credits. Supporting the Chief Operating Officer, the ideal candidate for this position must be highly motivated, organized and an...
Network Support Engineer-Redmond, WA-12 Month Contract Did you know that Gartner has positioned CompuCom as #1 in its Magic Quadrant for End-User Outsourcing? Come work for the leader today! Our very high-visibility client is looking for a Network Support Engineer to help deploy, maintain, monitor, troubleshoot and architect the network lab infrastructure supporting the development of operating sy...
Customer Service / Retail Reps - FULL TIME ARE YOU LOOKING FOR SOMETHING NEW? JMGI is continuing to expand and currently looking for new applicants to add to our Customer Service and Junior Marketing department. We are looking for experienced customer service or retail representatives that we can additionally train to mold to our clients needs. JMGI is looking for motivated individuals who have a...
DevOps Engineer Location: Seattle, WA Our Quest:Seeking a ninja-class DevOps Engineer to join our Agile development team in Seattle who has high standards of quality and takes pride in craftsmanship. We want to find that unique individual that we can rely on to keep our dev team running smoothly. Your Mission: You will be responsible for automating our development, test, stage and production envir...
YOU DON'T HAVE TO BE A ROCK STAR TO HAVE PEOPLE WAITING IN LINE TO SEE YOU. Welcome to Delta Air Lines and thanks for checking-in to the opportunity to join our team of Ready Reserve Customer Service Agents. In this role, you'll be responsible for checking-in passengers, guiding customers through the ticketing & reservations process, directing them to their gate and helping to ensure their bags me...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Our client is seeking an EE-ME Hardware Test Engineer for their Redmond, WA location. This is a great opportunity but a temporary position with this company. This role is within a team that designs, verifies and builds Gaming consoles. Job Candidate will perform the following tasks: Design Test fixture Test linear and switching power supplies Validate digital timing for devices s...
Sears Home Improvement Products and Services, a member of the Sears Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ: SHLD) family of companies, is one of America's largest home improvement companies for siding and windows installation with operations in 45 states. Our products include siding, custom manufactured and installed windows, custom home entry doors, kitchen remodeling, custom cabinet refacing and Heating V...
Job Title: Recruiting Specialist Location: Seattle WA 98109 Duration: 24 months Note : · This is a professional Recruiter position. The ideal candidate will have held recent recruitment positions, either full life cycle or simply recruiting. · Recent corporate Pharmaceutical experience is required, and not simply through agency support. Job Description Specific functional areas: · Experience with...
At HERE, a Nokia Company, we’ve been innovating world-class mapping and navigation services for years. HERE is about more than searching for addresses or getting from A to B. It’s about living, breathing places, full of stories and memories and possibilities. With HERE, you’ll unlock your world and live adventure every day. With our continued growth, we are excited to add a senior customer program...
Company Confidential BURIEN, WA, 98148
COMPANY DESCRIPTION SPIO stands for Stabilizing Pressure Input Orthosis. The company, which is located in Burien, Washington, is the manufacturer and international distributor of compression orthoses for children with special needs. SPIO was developed in the early nineties by two moms - Nancy Hylton, the mother of a son with cerebral palsy, a physical therapist, licensed orthotist, and co-founder...
Role ios developer Mandatory Technical Skills A Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science or related field - 3+ years in IOS development - Experience with iOS and Objective C (iPhone SDK) - Experience and good knowledge with C,C+ - Mac and iOS development and automation - App development and testing experience - Agile, Iterative Development experience - Networking and authentication. - Tes...
SharePoint Administrator Convergence Technology Consulting is a Maryland headquartered company that helps organizations solve data. By solving data, Convergence helps companies resolve data access, data deployment, data development, data presentation, data mobility, data management and data security requirements that agencies, organizations, companies, or departments face each day. With exceptiona...
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