Category Archives: Washington

E-commerce firm Ominto clicking into Bellevue.

BELLEVUE, Wash. — E-commerce company Ominto is moving its corporate headquarters to Bellevue. The company, which previously operated as DubLi, is creating about 24 jobs. Ominto, which has about 90 employees at offices around the world, offers shoppers ...

Investment driving Pavia Systems hiring in Seattle.

SEATTLE — Thanks to almost $3 million in new investment, Seattle transportation technology startup Pavia Systems is growing its operations. The company plans use the new funding to expand its software platform, marketing and workforce, with the additio ...

No objections! Avvo expansion means jobs in Seattle.

SEATTLE — Thanks to more than $71 million in new investment led by Technology Crossover Ventures (TCV), legal advice website and software developer Avvo is expanding its operations in Seattle. The company plans to use the funding to consolidate its wor ...

T-Mobile taking to the streets to hire in Seattle.

SEATTLE — Bellevue-based wireless company T-Mobile is hiring for 100 tech workers in the Pacific Northwest and the company is hitting the streets to put the word out. The firm’s #BeMagenta campaign will be highlighted by a magenta painted recrui ...

Kyocera kicking off expansion in Vancouver.

VANCOUVER, Wash. — Thanks to increased demand, mechanical and structural ceramics maker Kyocera Industrial Ceramics Corp. is expanding its operations in Vancouver. The company will build a two-story, 18,000 square foot addition at its current facilit ...

Construction jobs building employment in Washington.

WASHINGTON — According to data from the Washington Employment Security Department, unemployment in the state dropped to 5.3 percent in June, its lowest level in seven years. In addition, at a growth rate of 3.6 percent, the state trails only Utah in pe ...

Boeing predicts soaring demand for aerospace jobs.

SEATTLE — According to the 2015 Pilot and Technician Outlook from aerospace company Boeing, increasing demand for airline travel will create greater demand for commercial airline pilots and technicians. The company projects the need for 558,000 pilot ...

Astronics expansion powering up in Kirkland.

KIRKLAND, Wash. — Airline seat power supply maker Astronics Advanced Electronics Systems is expanding its operations in Kirkland. The company, which specializes in under-seat equipment to provide power and connectivity to commercial airline passenger ...

New Seasons Market stocking up on jobs on Mercer Island.

MERCER ISLAND, Wash. — Neighborhood grocery store chain New Seasons Market is opening its first Puget Sound area store on Mercer Island. The store, which is projected to open in fall 2016, is creating 150 jobs. “As a progressive employer, New Seasons ...

Zonar Systems tracking more Seattle jobs.

SEATTLE — Thanks to a $50 million investment from Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA), truck fleet tracking technology company Zonar Systems is expanding. The company will use the funds to grow its hardware and software lines and to create jobs for 50 ...

Seattle-based Chef cooking up more jobs.

SEATTLE — Thanks to a new partnership with the Amazon Web Services cloud platform, Seattle-based IT automation software company Chef Software is growing. The deal with Amazon will mean more clients for Chef, and the company is planning to hire dozens of ...

Cloud startup SkyKick kicking up Seattle jobs.

SEATTLE — Thanks to $10 million in new investment, Seattle-based cloud migration software SkyKick is expanding. The company, which has more than doubled its workforce in the last year, plans to create 30 jobs. SkyKick’s platform is designed to he ...