Jobs in Seattle, WA

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Jobs in Washington call for applicants with the right skills and experience. We can help you sort through the multitude of Seattle, Washington job opportunities and find the perfect fit. Using a carefully-crafted process, we match your requirements, skills, and experience to prospective employers in the city of Seattle.

Working and Jobs in Seattle

The Seattle, WA job market is strong compared to the rest of the US. The Seattle area, generates about half the jobs in Washington. The Seattle economy, with its local production of airplanes and software, is more export-driven than most U.S. metro areas. All these factors indicate that Seattle certainly harbors a thriving job environment.

Workers will find a ton of high-tech & design opportunities, which include graphic designers, internet developers & search marketing strategists in Seattle.

Cost of living in Seattle

The cost of living in Seattle is currently 24% higher than the national average. The cost of housing is a major factor in this higher cost of living. At 51% above the national average, expect your housing costs to be higher if you move to Seattle. Unless, of course, you happen to be moving from an even pricier city such as New York or San Francisco. To see how the cost of living in Seattle compares to other areas use PayScale’s Cost of Living Calculator to get a Cost of Living Comparison for Seattle and other U.S. cities.

Salaries in Seattle

Home to companies including Starbucks, Boeing, and Amazon, Seattle is a great place to find a job. Not only are there opportunities for careers in Seattle, many of these careers come with competitive salaries. Comparing median Salaries in Seattle by Job Title shows high annual salaries for many positions in the IT industry. For example, the median salary for senior software engineers is around $98,000. Researching Salaries in Seattle by Employer Type shows that careers in government and health care can also be lucrative. Seattle’s average annual salary is $65823.

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BI Dev

Job Reference: 17-01977 Type: Contract

·         Advanced SQL querying experience with ability to translate a business question into SQL query
·         Cosmos experience a plus
·         Proficiency with Microsoft Suite – specifically advanced skills with Excel
·         Analytical bent to go deeper into the data
·         Must be open to changing requirements, rework as needed for multiple iterations
·         Experience working in a team environment.
·         Must be accountable, responsive.

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ISO 9001 PM/BA

Job Reference: 17-01110 Type: Contract
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Business Analyst _ SAP

Job Reference: 17-00570 Type: Contract

Senior Business Technology Analyst SAP ISU #16141
Location : Bothell
Job # : 16141
At Puget Sound Energy (PSE) we have a long tradition of
service, and an exciting and innovative future ahead!
Consider PSE for the next step in your career.
Job Summary & Responsibilities
Thinking about a career change that combines analytical thinking, customer service, SAP ISU and technology skills? If so,
this is the career opportunity for you!
Puget Sound Energy's Business Technology Department is looking for Senior Business Technology Analyst to join our team.
At the discretion of leadership, this role may also be filled as a Business Technology Analyst depending on the qualifications
of the selected individual.
The Senior Business Technology Analyst position supportsSAP ISU and other technology system(s) across various
organizations at PSE to help maximize effective business processes and solutions. This position analyzes, troubleshoots
and implements key technology features to support the business in meeting goals and objectives as well as providing
supporting implementation/changes that improve the efficiency of systems and technology. Provides complex technology
support and solutions for users with continued focus on customer service
Families and businesses depend on PSE to provide the energy they need to pursue their dreams. Our steadfast commitment
to serving Washington communities with safe, dependable and efficient energy started in 1886. Today we're building the
Northwest's energy future through efforts like our award winning energy efficiency programs and our leadership in renewable
energy.
At PSE all employees are valued, respected and provided with the opportunity to excel professionally. We offer an expansive
pay package that includes competitive compensation, annual goals-based incentive bonuses, comprehensive cafeteria-style
benefits, 401(K), a company paid retirement pension plan, and an employee assistance and wellness program.
Job Responsibilities
Leads and supports cross-functional projects to improve/enhance/implement system solutions to business processes.
Collects and analyzes information from system users to identify business needs, challenges and opportunities. Establishes
system specifications and objectives.
Assesses and documents business requirements, makes priority recommendations and advises on options, risks and costs.
Provides recommendations to management.
Subject matter expert/process lead for business requirements documentation
Collaborates with IT staff to design and implement new systems or system improvements/ enhancements including
configuration, automation and integration with other systems.
Plans and executes unit integration and acceptance testing. Coordinates cross-functionally on building test data and testing
new/enhanced functionality including writing basic test plans and scripts.
Leads in ensuring reliable system operation.

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IT Project Manager

Job Reference: 17-00485 Type: Contract

Senior IT Project Manager #13258
Location : Bellevue
Job # : 13258
At Puget Sound Energy (PSE) we have a long tradition of
service, and an exciting and innovative future ahead!
Consider PSE for the next step in your career.
Job Summary & Responsibilities
Puget Sound Energy's IT Project Management Office is looking for a Senior IT Project Manager to join our team. This role
will manage the overall coordination, status reporting, financials, schedules and stability of project-oriented work efforts,
ensuring that project goals and objectives are met within agreed-upon time, scope and resource requirements. This role will
coordinate work performed by IT staff and internal customers/partners by defining project requirements, and performing
feasibility and needs/impact assessments. We need someone who can independently develop detailed project plans and
manage all implementation processes including resource allocation, vendor/procurement management, risk management,
progress tracking, monitoring change control process, testing, documentation, training and on-time delivery within budget
constraints. This person will also coordinate elements of communication and change/process management related to project
outcomes across the organization as appropriate. The ideal candidate will have a deep understanding of project and
software development methodologies and processes. We are looking for an experienced IT PM with strong leadership and
entrepreneurial skills with a proven track record of delivering projects that drive positive business value.
This is an excellent opportunity to play an integral role within PSE to help us better serve the environment, our customers and
the communities in which they live. PSE provides an environment where all employees are valued, respected and provided
with the opportunity to achieve maximum performance. We offer a comprehensive pay package that includes competitive
compensation, annual goals-based incentive bonuses, comprehensive cafeteria-style benefits, 401(K), a company paid
retirement pension plan and an employee assistance and wellness program. Gain the energy to do great things through a
career with Puget Sound Energy!
Qualifications/Skills/Abilities
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
Bachelor's degree and 5 years of experience or equivalent combination of education and/or experience.
Strong familiarity with project management software, including MS Project.
Ability to work in a team-oriented, collaborative environment is essential.
Strong team leadership and facilitation skills required.
Solid understanding of project management tools and methodologies, and ability to develop and manage project plans and
budgets.
Strong verbal and written communication skills, including excellent presentation skills.
DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:
Real time systems project implementation experience.
Financial implementation project experience.
Utility industry project experience, preferably Electricity or Gas.
IT infrastructure project implementation experience.

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Recruiter III

Job Reference: 16-11105 Type: Contract
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Infor EAM Administrator

Job Reference: 16-11006 Type: Contract
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Receptionist 1

Job Reference: 16-11002 Type: Contract
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Teradata Senior Consultant/ETL Developer

Job Reference: 16-11000 Type: Contract
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Teradata DBA/Tech Consultant

Job Reference: 16-10905 Type: Contract
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PC Compatibility QA Lead-Oculus, Seattle

Job Reference: 16-10545 Type: Contract