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Top 10 Tech Companies Hiring in Seattle- December 2020

Top 10 Tech Companies Hiring in Seattle- December 2020

Looking for jobs in Seattle, Washington? Seattle is one of the Pacific Northwest’s major tech hubs, with a handful of tech giants calling the city their home. The local tech job market is also growing thanks to so many startups bursting onto the scene. Whether you want to work in the heart of downtown’s hustle and bustle or in the hip Capitol Hill neighborhood, chances are you’ll find a sweet gig in our great city. 

Move over, Silicon Valley— Seattle is on its way to becoming one of the hottest technology cities in the country. So, Emerald City job seekers, go check out these 10 tech companies hiring in Seattle

Amazon

Amazon has called Seattle home for years. Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you already know the giant online retailer is growing with no sign of stopping. That means there’s an abundance of open roles for Seattle residents to apply to. In addition to its growth, Amazon was ranked at no. 2 on the Forbes 2020 World’s Best Employers list

The company currently has around 2,000 listings for open software development roles in the Emerald City, some of which are remote. If working from home is your jam, you’re in luck. Amazon also just announced a plan to train 29 million people in cloud computing by 2025, so if you don’t currently have tech skills, you can join the company, get trained, and work your way up. Search for job openings in Seattle on the Amazon job board

Microsoft

Another well-known tech company in the Pacific Northwest is Microsoft. Whether you thrive in customer success or AI-focused positions, there’s a place for you at Microsoft’s Seattle office. Employees enjoy an array of great benefits including continuing education support, reimbursements for wellness-related expenses, and flexible work schedules. So if a solid company culture and benefits are important to you, you may want to put in an application here. View job listings on the Microsoft website

Twitch 

Back in 2011, Twitch was just a small startup. Now, it’s an international powerhouse. Twitch employees work with teams all over the world to keep the live stream platform running and improving. Working at Twitch’s Pacific Northwest office, you’ll support creators, gamers, musicians, and more as they create and engage in the digital community. Currently, Twitch is looking for software engineering team members and UX design employees. View these openings on the Twitch job board

Qumulo 

Next up on our list of Seattle tech companies to check out is Qumulo. Qumulo helps businesses manage billions of files easily through cloud file storage solutions. The company sees the workplace as a community, so if you want to innovate while building relationships, this is the place for you. Want to land a role with one of the most exciting startups in the Emerald City? Add Qumulo to your list of companies to research. Check out the latest openings for this startup on their website

Big Fish Games

Looking for one of the most fun technology jobs in the city? Check out Big Fish. This publishing platform offers immersive and aesthetically pleasing gameplay experiences. According to its company website, “At Big Fish, play inspires everything we do.” The company values work-life balance and it shows through benefits like parental leave and meditation rooms. Currently, the company is looking for Game Designers, UI/UX Designers, and DevOps Engineers. Apply for a job with Big Fish Games by visiting their website

Expedia Group

Expedia Group is one of the world’s largest travel and tech companies. The company owns brands like Expedia, Hotels.com, Trivago, HomeAway, and Travelocity. Merge your passions for travel and tech in a role at this Seattle-based company. Right now, there are over 150 open jobs at the company’s office there, with many positions available in software engineering, UX design, and other technology sectors. Eager job seekers can head to the Expedia Group job board to apply.   

Convoy

Want to do work with meaning? Convoy could be the place for you. Convoy was founded in 2015, making it one of the city’s newer startups. The digital freight network strives to make trucking easier for truck drivers, more efficient for carriers, and better for our planet. Convoy is one of the most promising startups in the Seattle area, and they’re hiring! Right now, the company is looking for Data Scientists, Engineers, and more. View open roles here

Assurance

Assurance is changing the way people think about insurance through its custom platform. This platform empowers people to compare insurance policies, taking their own unique circumstances, hobbies, and lifestyles into consideration. Assurance’s mission is to protect and improve the personal and financial health of all consumers. You could join a diverse team of Data Scientists, Software Engineers, and Designers at the company’s Seattle office. Assurance is hiring new talent this month and you can apply for their open roles here

SADA 

Looking to build your tech career in Seattle? Put SADA at the top of your list. SADA Systems is a cloud consulting firm offering IT, cloud migration, and app development services. The company has won multiple Best Place to Work Awards over the years. With unlimited paid time off (PTO), professional development funds, and remote work options, it’s easy to see why. Though SADA is headquartered in Los Angeles, the company also has offices in Seattle, Austin, Atlanta, San Francisco, Toronto, and Denver. Join the team as a Back End Developer or Cloud Infrastructure Engineer. SADA is hiring and you can view their current openings here

Indeed 

Indeed is everyone’s favorite job searching tool. In addition to providing a space for companies to list open roles, Indeed offers amazing, well-researched content and data to help job seekers get a better idea of where they stand in the market. Indeed has U.S. offices in Seattle, San Francisco, and Austin. You could join their Seattle campus as a UX Designer, Product Manager, or Software Engineering Manager. They’re hiring now! Check out these open roles while they’re hot. Fittingly, you can apply on Indeed

Additional resources: 

Want even more job searching resources so you can join the Seattle tech community? Check out these tips to land a tech role in Seattle during the COVID-19 pandemic. For more tech news, check out our Kenzie Academy blog

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Alexa Goins

Alexa Goins

Alexa Goins is the Content Marketer at Kenzie Academy. Before she joined the field of higher education marketing, she worked as a journalist and taught English in the South of France. When she’s not writing, you can find her reading non-fiction works, doing embodiment yoga, or planning her next trip to Paris. You can find more of her work at www.alexagoins.com.

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    December 21, 2020
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