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geekwork1Tableau is on a roll. After its successful IPO in 2013, the data visualization platform continued to expand its footprint in Seattle’s Fremont neighborhood and add employees.

Last month Tableau announced a big fourth quarter with stock rising more than 12 percent as the company received attention from Fast Company and USA Today for its ambitious plans to get everyday consumers using its software.

Now Tableau is seeking a Director of Web Clients to lead a team of high-performing engineers. The position involves cultivating a collaborative culture, organizing work across a broad range of products, and establishing long-term goals. Tableau is looking for a proven leader with a passion for technology, engineering experience, and the ability to execute on challenging roadmaps.


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payscale_logoPayScale, Technical Program Manager

Compensation data firm PayScale needs an experienced technical manager to oversee the company’s key research and development projects. The research will be primarily focused on machine learning, statistical modeling, and Natural Language Processing. The manager will work directly with the VP of Data Sciences and senior management to establish technical objectives. At least five years of experience in a technical program manager position are required.

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ThePlatformthePlatform, Sales Engineer

Comcast’s video subsidiary, thePlatform, is looking for a someone to drive sales into the media, entertainment, and mobile enterprise markets. The Sales Engineer will develop comprehensive knowledge of thePlatform’s services, create sales tools to evangelize the business, perform software demonstrations, and respond to RFPs and RFIs. At least five years of experience and in-depth knowledge of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript are required.

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zillowZillow, Release Engineer

Zillow wants to increase its Major Release rates and it needs an engineer to lead the initiative. The right candidate will be a motivated, fast learner with three years of relevant experience and a technical degree. Zillow is offering a comprehensive employee benefit program and flexile spending accounts.

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