Earlier this week, Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg cited Blue Origin as an emerging competitor and partner in commercial space. The Jeff Bezos-owned venture recently announced plans for a Florida manufacturing facility and continues to add jobs in the Seattle area.
Blue Origin has posted several engineering positions and an Avionics Software Architect listing to GeekWork, GeekWire’s jobs site. According to the listing, the software architect plays a crucial role in the development of spacecraft and launch vehicles here at the company’s Kent headquarters. At least ten years of experience and a relevant degree are required to succeed in this role.
That’s one of the current highlights from GeekWork. Continue reading for more of this week’s top openings, hand-picked from the featured listings on GeekWire’s job site, and search for more open positions here.
(And, as long as you’re job hunting, another good resource is the GeekWire 200 ranking of top technology startups in the Pacific Northwest, and the related GeekWire startup list database of more than 800 companies. Both can be filtered by category to narrow down your search.)
Position: Director of Sales Training and Communication
Summary: “The Director of Sales Training is dedicated to driving training and development initiatives within the sales organization. As Zillow Group continues to scale and our industry matures, we seek a world-class training leader to craft and deploy programs that support hundreds of sales professionals in an ever-evolving landscape. Our desire is to build Zillow Group into a world-class sales development environment, and the Director of Sales Training is critical to achieving this objective. This role will include training for Inside Sales, In-market Sales, and Customer Support.”
Position: Director of Analytics
Summary: “Do you love data and analyzing it to see what the information is telling you in order to make much more informed and strategic decisions? Are you looking for the next opportunity in creating a data warehouse to aggregate disparate sources of data and then correlating that to provide strategic recommendations that have the potential to greatly effect the effectiveness of the features, functionality and sales growth of Ritani? If you’re curious enough to look across a variety of data sources, find ways to assemble them all together and present a story for how we make decisions then this is the job for you!”
Position: Principal Data Architect
Summary: “The Product Intelligence team is looking for a skilled data architect and principal engineer with prior experience designing data warehouse and business intelligence systems integrating transactional, analytical, and big data components. Together with the team, you will drive the data platform architecture to develop customer-facing product features and to meet the data needs of the organization.”
Position: Director of User Experience
Summary: “We created RealSelf to bring transparency to a part of the medical industry that too often hid behind gauzy promises and glossy brochures. By empowering consumers, we’ve built the world’s largest, fastest-growing community for people researching cosmetic treatments. Over 55 million unique visitors a year engage on our platform to share real experiences, get answers from doctors, and make empowered choices on a quest to become their best self.”