<![CDATA[Protingent: jobboards]]> http://JOBS.PROTINGENT.COM/ en-us <![CDATA[Sr. FPGA Engineer]]> Position Title: Senior  FPGA Engineer

Position Description: Protingent Staffing has an exciting direct hire opportunity with our client in Renton, Washington.

Job Qualifications:
  • Master’ s or Bachelor’ s degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer  Engineering, or equivalent.
  • Over 5 years of experience in  FPGA  development.
  • Ability to work as a team member within an Agile/Scrum environment.
  • Well versed in FPGA/SOC development,  especially  with  Altera Cyclone V or Xilinx  Zynq.
  • VHDL, Verilog, or preferably  SystemVerilog  for synthesis and test.
  • Unit and system simulation using  Matlab, Simulink, and Mentor Graphics  QuestaSim.
  • Experience in FPGA based RF  and baseband  signal processing or related application
  • Well versed in FPGA diagnostic tools such as  SignalTap  II or Xilinx Integrated Logic Analyzer
  • Experience writing SDC constraint files and closing timing on multi-clock designs.
  • Have a strong ability to create and apply methods to trap and analyze firmware and hardware defects.
  • Comfortable using basic hardware debugging tools such as Oscilloscopes or Logic Analyzers.
  • Familiarity with wireless communications systems.
  • Experience with real time operating systems.
  • Experience with protocol stacks (such as TCP/IP).
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Preferred  Qualifications:
  • Familiarity with  baseband signal processing building blocks (CIC, FIR, symbol timing,  etc)
  • Familiarity with  AXI3/4  processor  bus or similar bus architectures
  • Familiarity with Arm Cortex A series microprocessors
  • Familiarity with embedded Linux development.
  • Experience in developing Linux device drivers.
  • Experience with development for software safety.
  • Familiarity with network security practices

About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates
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Fri, 21 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Systems Architect - Messaging]]> Position Title:  Systems Architect - Messaging

Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting direct hire opportunity with our client in Renton, Washington.

Job Requirements:
  • Participate in the gathering, clarification, and prioritization of features, requirements and use cases for hardware and software (may require travel to customer locations).
  • Create conceptual design solutions that will balance customer goals and needs with technical constraints.
  • Serves as the Product Owner for Messaging by outlining the “ what”, and associated priorities, for our product development efforts. Determines and documents the business results that are needed in a product or a change to a product.
  • Works with the Product Manager and Scrum Teams to find the best business responses to emergent issues (changes in business priority, discovery of technical limitations, etc.)
  • Supports security initiatives assisting internal and industry level teams to help promote best practices and drive the group towards a solution that supports security standards.
  • Identify and coordinate the resolution of emergent issues throughout the project lifecycle.
  • Ensure that the messaging system solution works well with other portions of the overall system.
  • Clearly communicate designs and changes to technical teams including engineering, testing, and customer organizations.
  • Support the creation and refinement of project and product development methodologies.

Job Qualifications:
  • BS degree in engineering, computer science, or related field is preferred
  • 3+ years’ development experience with at least 1 year working as a software/systems  architect.
  • Experience in Redhat Linux Enterprise or RHEL
  • Messaging experience in communications or TCP/IP
  • Experience in gathering requirements and working in or with product owners is preferred.
  • Knowledge of Ethernet networks, TCP/IP, and other communication protocols.
  • Knowledge of middleware architectures and products.
  • Knowledge of Network Security Practices.
  • Well honed analytical thinking and attention to detail, as well as an aptitude to learn new technologies quickly.
  • Proven skill in creation of conceptual design solutions.
  • Ability to work independently within a team-oriented environment of primarily engineers and technical people.
  • Knowledge of the agile development process and proven ability to direct development teams.
  • Knowledge of Linux operating system.
  • Demonstrated ability to present to executive level.
  • Excellent English written and verbal communication skills.

Preferred Qualifications:
  • 1+ years of experience with communications system development
  • Familiarity with RF networks, protocols, and hardware.

About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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Thu, 20 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Quality Engineer]]> Position Title:  Quality Engineer, Core Technology

 

Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting Direct Hire opportunity with our client in Bellevue, Washington for an experienced  Quality Engineer.

Job Requirements:
  • Work with a software engineering team in major development projects, design and implementation of our service.
  • Functional and automated test development, code reviews and site resiliency testing.
  • Partner closely with Engineering Leadership, Development, Release Management and Technical Operations.

Job Qualifications:
  • 3+ years experience with test automation.
  • Proven ability to develop end to end automation for foundational architectural components.
  • Understanding of multithreading, garbage collection and memory management.
  • Experience working with a system of scale.
  • Experience with some of the following technologies and services:
  • Linux (RPM or Deb-based distributions)
  • AWS or GCP stack
  • MySQL
  • Ansible
  • Configuration management (Chef/Puppet)
  • Log management tools (Splunk/Sumologic/Kibana)
  • Monitoring systems (Nagios/Zabbix/Wavefront/AppDynamics)
  • Solid grasp of software engineering principles.
  • Knowledge of network security, encryption, authentication and authorization a plus.

About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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Thu, 20 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Electrical Engineer III]]> Position Title:  Electrical Engineer III

Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting direct hire opportunity with our client in Menlo Park, California.

Job Requirements:
  • Develop electrical systems for  products in accordance with quality system.
  • Define electrical specifications for  products, ensuring the specifications align with overall product and system specifications.
  • Conduct research and prototyping to assess the feasibility of new product designs and the ability to meet requirements.
  • Conduct risk analyses of the electrical systems and document the results.
  • Design the electrical systems of products, ensuring the design meets all requirements and is optimized with the system design, including mechanical and software design and manufacturability.
  • Document the electrical design with released drawings and specifications, including component specifications.
  • Develop design verification plans, protocols and test methods, which will provide evidence that the electrical specifications and risk mitigations are met. Conduct design verification testing and document the test results in design verification reports.
  • Develop manufacturing procedures, fixtures and test systems, ensuring suitability for production transfer.
  • Participate in product design and development reviews and product phase reviews.   Complete all action items as directed.
  • Provide input for project schedules. Ensure assigned tasks are completed per the project schedule.

Job Qualifications:
  • Minimum of a Bachelor’ s degree (B.S.) in Electrical Engineering or equivalent, and a minimum of 2 years related experience and/or training, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Experience in the following areas is preferred: board-level design, micro-electronics, sound processing, audio, optics, lab instrumentation, including analog/digital electronic measurements.
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, and problem solving skills are required.

About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

SUMMARY:

The Electrical Engineer III will be responsible for developing electrical systems for our products.   Development tasks may include feasibility, requirements definition, design, design verification, test system development, manufacturing procedure development, and production transfer activities at various stages of the product development cycle.   Development will be conducted in accordance with  quality system.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES  include the following (other duties may be assigned as necessary):
  • Develop electrical systems for  products in accordance with quality system.
  • Define electrical specifications for  products, ensuring the specifications align with overall product and system specifications.
  • Conduct research and prototyping to assess the feasibility of new product designs and the ability to meet requirements.
  • Conduct risk analyses of the electrical systems and document the results.
  • Design the electrical systems of products, ensuring the design meets all requirements and is optimized with the system design, including mechanical and software design and manufacturability.
  • Document the electrical design with released drawings and specifications, including component specifications.
  • Develop design verification plans, protocols and test methods, which will provide evidence that the electrical specifications and risk mitigations are met. Conduct design verification testing and document the test results in design verification reports.
  • Develop manufacturing procedures, fixtures and test systems, ensuring suitability for production transfer.
  • Participate in product design and development reviews and product phase reviews.   Complete all action items as directed.
  • Provide input for project schedules. Ensure assigned tasks are completed per the project schedule.

QUALIFICATIONS:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.   The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.   Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:

The Electrical Engineering position requires a minimum of a Bachelor’ s degree (B.S.) in Electrical Engineering or equivalent, and a minimum of 2 years related experience and/or training, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Experience in the following areas is preferred: board-level design, micro-electronics, sound processing, audio, optics, lab instrumentation, including analog/digital electronic measurements. Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, and problem solving skills are required.
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Thu, 20 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Staff Electrical Engineer]]> Position Title:  Staff Electrical Engineer

Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting direct hire opportunity with our client in Menlo Park, California.

Job Requirements:
  • Develop electrical systems for  products in accordance with  quality system.
  • Define electrical specifications for products, ensuring the specifications align with overall product and system specifications.
  • Conduct research and prototyping to assess the feasibility of new product designs and the ability to meet requirements.
  • Conduct risk analyses of the electrical systems and document the results.
  • Design the electrical systems of products, ensuring the design meets all requirements and is optimized with the system design, including mechanical and software design and manufacturability.
  • Document the electrical design with released drawings and specifications, including component specifications.
  • Develop design verification plans, protocols and test methods, which will provide evidence that the electrical specifications and risk mitigations are met. Conduct design verification testing and document the test results in design verification reports.
  • Develop manufacturing procedures, fixtures and test systems, ensuring suitability for production transfer.
  • Conduct product design and development reviews, document the results of the reviews, and complete resulting action items.  Participate in product phase reviews, ensuring all deliverables are completed prior to the phase review.
  • Develop project schedules and align with the master product schedule.  Ensure project milestones are met.

Job Qualifications:
  • Minimum of a Bachelor’ s degree (B.S.) in Electrical Engineering or equivalent, and a minimum of 5 years related experience and/or training, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Experience in the following areas is preferred: board-level design, micro-electronics, sound processing, audio, optics, magnetics, lab instrumentation, including analog/digital electronic measurements.
  • The following skills are required: excellent communication skills, both verbal and written; advanced problem solving skills; project management; collaboration with both internal and external resources.

About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

 
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Thu, 20 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[HR Generalist]]> Position Title: HR Generalist

Position Description: Our Bothell client is looking to hire an HR Generalist to join their growing company in a direct hire role. 

Ideally this person will have broad HR experience including (but not required) with non-exempt employees, Employee Relations experience, and preferable Mfg. experience, as well.

Job Requirements:
  • Bachelor’ s degree in Human Resources or related field and 2-5 years of relevant experience required.
  • PHR certification preferred.
  • Must have familiarity with HR policies, procedures and HR functional expertise
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Powerpoint)

Job Skills and Attributes:
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, problem solving skills
  • Highly self motivated and conscientious person
  • Proven ability to keep confidentiality
  • Exceptional verbal   and written communication skills including the ability to communicate effectively in a multicultural, multinational, matrix environment
  • Ability to objectively coach employees and management through complex, difficult and emotional issues. Sensitivity to the need of every individual to be treated with respect and fairness
  • Must have the ability to make recommendation to effectively resolve problems or issues, by using judgment that is in consistent with standards, practices, policies, procedures, regulation and law.
  • Must be able to manage multiple assignments simultaneously, ability to prioritize and oversee multiple projects in a fast-paced environment meet deadlines and have strong organizational skills. 
  • Demonstrates the capacity to manage changing priorities and ambiguity while remaining calm and controlled
  • Communicates a " can do" attitude and positive outlook, minimizing negative behaviors
  • Demonstrates initiative and resourcefulness
  • Excellent presentation skills and an ability to engage audiences
  • Strong business acumen and customer focus

Job Responsibilities:
  • Implements and maintains processes, practices and programs to ensure an efficient, high quality, cost effective, successful recruitment process
  • Accountable for full cycle recruitment for assigned roles.  Including working with hiring managers to create job descriptions and mutually accountable recruiting plans, interviews job applicants to fill job openings and supports managers in making selection decisions
  • Maintains compliance with federal and state regulations concerning employment.
  • Coaches and counsels management in employee related issues. Follows up to ensure early and appropriate resolution
  • Assists managers in making and executing performance improvement and disciplinary decisions
  • Serves as primary contact to addresses employee concerns. Investigates and responds to employee relations issues appropriately
  • Guides   managers and employees through performance appraisal program, provides input for revision as necessary.
  • Conducts stay interviews and exit interviews and analyzes data and makes recommendations to the management team and peers for corrective action and continuous improvement.
  • Interprets relevant laws and policies and advise management and employees accordingly
  • Remains current in knowledge and understanding of federal and state laws/regulations. Identifies trends that could impact organizational objectives and/or operational resources.
  • Assists with the creation of development plans and assists Leaders and employees so they can use client' s  L&D resources to maximize employee’ s potential.
  • Administers various human resources plans and procedures for assigned personnel; assists in development and implementation of personnel policies and procedures
  • Recommends new approaches, policies, and procedures to effect continuous improvements in efficiency of department and services performed. Participates in developing department goals, objectives, and systems.
  • Performs other incidental and related duties and special projects as required and assigned.
  • Ensures that all interactions and engagements are carried out with the highest ethical and professional standards and that all work is accomplished with quality and in accordance with client' s  values
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About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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Wed, 19 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Software Engineer in Test]]> Position Title:  Software Engineer in Test 

Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting Direct Hire opportunity with our client in San Francisco, CA for an experienced  Software Engineer in Test. 

Job Requirements:
  • Develop test plans and automation for high-performance, scalable software components and APIs
  • Validate authentication related fixes
  • Automated test development, design and code reviews
  • Review and refine requirements with Product Management
  • Work with engineering management to scope and plan engineering efforts

Job Qualifications:
  • 3+ years of software test experience for highly-reliable, mission- critical software
  • Experience working with a large-scale system
  • Excellent understanding of software engineering, test methodologies and automation tools
  • Able to write and review designs and code with colleagues of different skills and seniority
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision to deliver well-designed high-quality code on time

Preferred:
  • Experience in standard authentication and authorization protocols such as SAML, OAuth and OpenID
  • Experience building PAAS infrastructure
  • Experience with Java, Spring and Hibernate
  • Experience with high performance MySQL environments

About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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Wed, 19 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Firmware Engineer 2]]> Position Title:  Firmware Engineer 2

Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Redmond, Washington.

Job Requirements: As an embedded firmware engineer you will be responsible for creating and maintaining firmware running on embedded consumer electronics.  You will have responsibilities spanning all aspects of product bring-up and test:  write, debug, and integrate new device drivers, protocols, and other firmware code across embedded product line.  Interacting with Hardware, OS, Test, Operations and various other cross-functional teams.   Review board schematics and data sheets.  Utilize oscilloscopes, logic analyzers, and other test equipment to troubleshoot hardware/software issues.  Enable test strategies for new components in upcoming products.  Support product development builds locally and remotely.

Job Qualifications: 
  • BS, MS or PhD in EE required and/or 10-15 years of relevant experience.
  • Hands-on experience in design, development and launch of high-volume consumer electronic product is a must.
  • Strong knowledge of Operating Systems principle.
  • Demonstrable programming skills in C and C++.
  • Experience and understanding of firmware design tools (IAR is a plus) and languages. ? Understanding of basic testing, coding, and debugging procedures.
  • Experience with of standard protocols such as USB, I2C, MIPI, and/or wireless technologies (Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, or other).
  • Strong problem solving and debugging skills for multi-processor systems with I2C/SPI, USB and other interconnect bus.
  • Demonstrated ownership of multiple  sub-systems and/or a complete simple product (Simple = Mouse or iPod shuffle) and/or experience launching multiple moderately complex to complex consumer electronic products: Moderately Complex = Smart TV/DVD, Complex = smart phone/Xbox.

About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

 

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Wed, 19 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[SDET 1]]> Position Title:  SDET 1

Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Redmond, Washington.

Job Requirements:
  • Design and development of test plans for specific programs.
  • Perform repeatable testing procedures and processes.
  • Verification of triggers, stored procedures, referential integrity, and hardware product or system specifications.
  • Interpretation and modification of code as required including batch files, make files, Perl scripts, queries, stored procedures and/or triggers.
  • Project scope may include writing automation test scripts for simulating user interactions such as data entry, menu selections, mouse actions, data I/O, etc.
  • Application level configuration skills.

Job Qualifications:
  • 0-1 year software testing experience in a Windows client/server environment.
  • Experience in development and/or database administration experience using a 6mths -1 year software testing experience in a Windows client/server environment.
  • Experience in development and/or database administration experience using a Microsoft product.
  • Experience with batch files and command-line Windows utilities may be needed.
  • Some knowledge of software quality assurance practices.
  • Ability to read logical and physical data model diagrams. Ability to read and write C/C++ required.
  • Database programming experience i.e. SQL Server, Sybase, Oracle, Informix and/or DB2 may be needed.
  • Knowledge of Visual Basic, MFC, OLE, Internet tools, NT, compiler preprocessor.
  • Knowledge of personal computer hardware may be needed.
  • Bachelor' s degree in Computer Science or Technical Certifications. Business/functional knowledge helpful.

About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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Wed, 19 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Mechanical Engineer]]> Position Title: Mechanical Engineer

Position Description: Protingent has an opportunity for a Mechanical Engineer in Seattle, WA.

Job Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’ s degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • 10+ years of experience of Mechanical Design in consumer electronics.
  • SolidWorks expertise
  • Experience with designing audio and wearable systems.
  • Experience of the full product development process from conceptual design through to manufacturing.

About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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Wed, 19 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[QA Manager]]> Position Title:  QA Manager

 

Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting Direct Hire opportunity with our client in San Francisco, CA for an experienced  QA Manager.

Job Requirements:
  • Manage day to day activities of test engineers within an Agile/Scrum environment
  • Drive the building of world-class test automation with your technical expertise and support
  • Hire and nurture top-shelf staff
  • Work with Operations to help understand and monitor changing behavior on the live site
  • Work with Product Management and Development Management to define requirements and schedules then drive delivery.
  • Partner with Customer Support and field teams to understand customer use cases 

Job Qualifications:
  • 2+ years of people management experience
  • 5+ years of experience in software test engineering
  • Broad knowledge and hands-on technical experience in test methodologies and automation development 
  • Excellent skills developing Selenium Webdriver tests, preferably in Java
  • Experience with test efforts for mobile applications or MFA technologies is a plus

About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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Wed, 19 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[HW Test Engineer 1]]> Position Title:  HW Test Engineer 1

Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Redmond, WA for an experienced  HW Test Engineer 1.

Job Requirements:
  • Design verification activities to design quality into our products.
  • Activities include develop and execution test plans and procedures.
  • Perform functional, stress, system, and other types of testing. 
  • Identification of test tool requirements, and participation in specification and design reviews. 
  • Must be able to execute tests with little to no supervision. 
  • Find complex bugs, root cause and track them while recording and informing others of all appropriate and relevant info.

Job Qualifications:
  • MS or PhD in EE required and/or 5-10 years of relevant experience.
  • Strong electrical engineering fundamentals.
  • Knowledge of Visual Basic or C/C++.
  • Demonstrates strong design and/or test skills.
  • Demonstrates managing through ambiguity, and technical problem solving skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal, influencing, leadership, verbal and written communication skills required.
  • Hands-on experience in the development of high-volume consumer electronic product is desired.

About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

 
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Wed, 19 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Test Engineer - Oracle]]> Position Title:  Test Engineer - Oracle

Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in San Jose, California.

Job Requirements:
  • Candidate will work on NVMe Solid State Drives on execution and debug of OEM drive qualification tests.
  • Candidate will primarily understand test scripts and debug failures that arise during test execution with the development team.
  • 100% - Setup Oracle Systems
  • Execute Customer Qual tests
  • Debug failures

Job Qualifications:
  • Candidate' s with experience in at least 1 front end storage protocol like NVMe/PCIe, FC, SAS is preferred.
  • Candidate should have some programming/scripting background (Perl, Shell or Python is preferred).
  • Familiarity with SSD or HDD testing is a plus.
  • Candidate must have experience with Oracle Enterprise Storage Systems (X6-2L SFF, EF, HHHL systems, X7 systems) setup, testing and debug.
  • Familiar with one of protocol analyzers like LeCroy, SerialTek, or Xgig.
  • Experience with system or device level performance analysis.
  • B.S + 5 years experience
  • Experience with ORACLE storage systems
  • Familiar with one of protocol analyzers like LeCroy, SerialTek, or Xgig System or device level performance analysis
  • Front end Storage protocol like NVMe/PCIe, Fibre Channel, SAS Scripting experience such as in Perl, Shell or Python

About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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Wed, 19 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Electromechanical Assembly Tech]]> Position Title: Electromechanical Assembly Tech

Position Description: Our Redmond client is looking to hire several Electromechanical Assembly Techs for their team.  They need  skilled technicians to disassemble and reassemble electromechanical  prototype hardware. 

Job Requirements:
  • Pick and Place Operation (Manual)
  • Following a POR
  • Process documentation/record process steps/process monitoring
  • Manual assembly of small precision components
  • Material safety procedure/handling
  • Experience with microscope operation
  • Excellent understanding of how hardware is put together
  • Knowledge of disassembly and assembly of delicate electronics
  • Great hand dexterity for delicate work
  • Ability to perform functional tests
  • Capable of following detailed instructions
  • Knowledge to run command line SW tools
  • Dependable

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Adhesive dispensing
  • CNC Operation Experience (Not mills/lathes explicitly) desired
  • Experience curing adhesives as per manufactures instructions (UV and Thermal Cure)
  • Wirebonding
  • CAD experience (minimal)
  • Soldering experience
  • Running SW scripts (i.e. Phython, Powershell)
  • Experience in Smartphone repair

About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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Wed, 19 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Software Development Engineer in Test]]> Position Title:  Software Development Engineer in Test

 

Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Seattle Washington for an experienced  SDET:

Job Requirements:
  • Develop sustainable test infrastructure including building automated test frameworks from scratch.
  • Craft test plans to cover all aspects of software; functional validation, security, and performance improvements.
  • You will help build a culture that embraces testing as an integral component of the design and development cycle, not just a process tacked on at the end. We want engineers who can help influence the functionality of our products.

Job Qualifications:
  • Passion for testing embedded software
  • You should have a high degree of proficiency in writing elegant Python code in an embedded Linux environment
  • Enjoy learning and working in new languages.
  • You can communicate effectively at both the project and issue level in a professional and constructive manner to regularly meet project testing goals/deadlines
  • Experience in two or more full embedded software product release cycles.
  • An interest in Internet of Things, RAIN RFID, communications/RF engineering, or embedded/firmware engineering.
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About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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Tue, 18 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Software Engineer, Android Device Trust]]> Position Title:  Software Engineer, Device Trust

 

Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting Direct Hire opportunity with our client in Bellevue, Washington for an experienced  Software Engineer, Device Trust.

Job Requirements:
  • Analyze/Refine Requirements with Product Management and Engineering for prototyping future architectures
  • Lead, define, and articulate the technical vision & design for the un.
  • Create unique technology differentiator for access management solution on Android.
  • Be a resident subject-matter-expert.
  • Create and review technical designs and proposals.
  • Create an innovation pipe-line and serve as a role-model for others.
  • Code & implement unit/functional tests
  • Design and code reviews
  • Interface with QA, Product Management, Technical Support, Documentation and UX

Job Qualifications:
  • Android app development
  • Security or systems development experience on Android, such as:
  • Implementing Google SafetyNet
  • DeviceAdmin experience
  • ProGuard, root detection, code signing, or tamper resistance experience
  • Experience with identity, provisioning, or single sign on a plus

About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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Tue, 18 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Software Engineer, MacOS Device Trust]]> Position Title:  Software Engineer, Device Trust

 

Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting Direct Hire opportunity with our client in Bellevue, Washington for an experienced  Software Engineer, Device Trust.

Job Requirements:
  • Ownership of feature development working closely with Product Management.
  • Create technical designs and proposals
  • Create POCs & Prototypes when required.
  • Work closely with engineering management to scope and plan engineering efforts and dependencies
  • Implement unit and functional tests.
  • Perform code-reviews.
  • Innovate and solve challenging problems.

Job Qualifications:
  • Strong development skills on the macOS platform including both desktop & web applications.
  • Experience designing and shipping large-scale enterprise software on macOS preferably with a security focus.
  • Expertise in native code (Objective C, Swift, C) and associated development tools on macOS. Solid understanding of credential providers, macOS Security models.
  • Hands-on coding skills and comfortable writing agent-based software as well as web-services.
  • Understanding of Identity and Access Management protocols and architecture (FIDO, U2F, Web-Auth, SSO, SAML, OAuth, Federation, etc.) is desirable.
  • Familiarity with authentication protocols in the macOS enterprise system is a plus (e.g. enterprise connect).
  • Good understanding of design-patterns and object-oriented design.
  • PKI and related stacks: X.509, TLS, SSH
  • Experience working in Agile software development team leveraging continuous integration and deployment practices.

About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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Tue, 18 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Technical PM 3]]> Position Title:  Technical Project Manager

Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Redmond, Washington.

Job Requirements:
  • Using PMO best practices and standards, partner with the product/program managers to facilitate a project management process to fit their needs, and oversee and execute on that process/plan. 
  • Create, maintain and control the project schedule and dashboard, facilitate meetings, and proactively identify risks to the project. 
  • Shepherd the Project Team through the Release process, being mindful of all requirements. 
  • Facilitate program  communications, identify and implement continuous improvement practices, and provide regular status reports as required.

Job Qualifications:
  • 4-8 years of project management experience, Master' s degree preferred, PMI Certification required.
  • Knowledge/background in software industry products/services/applications, with in-depth knowledge of Microsoft' s products/services/applications preferred.
  • Must possess strong cross team/group/org collaboration skills; ability to foresee and analyze project risks, develop risk management plan and mitigate subsequent issues.
  • The ideal candidate will have high-powered analytical skills and the ability to understand concepts and situations that pass by many others.
  • Specialized knowledge as defined by project required.
  • Must have excellent communication skills, experience working with external vendors, strong project management skills, and demonstrated success in adult learning and training principles/skills.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office required.

About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

 

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Tue, 18 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Design Engineer]]> Position Title:  Design Engineer

Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Redmond, Washington.

Job Requirements:
  • Implement algorithm blocks as RTL code as defined in the Micro Architecture
  • Implement RTL using HLS and System Verilog
  • Support DV team for verification of blocks
  • Assist with synthesis and timing closure
  • Work with FPGA engineers to perform early prototyping
  • Support handoff and integration of blocks into larger SOC environments
  • Assist with Algorithm analysis, verification and improvement
  • Contribute to ASIC digital architecture, design and verification
  • Ability to document and communicate clearly

Job Qualifications:
  • 5 -8 years of experience as a Digital Design Engineer
  • Experience with HLS Catapult tool is a big plus but not a must
  • Experience in RTL coding, Lint/CDC tools, synthesis and LEC tools

Preferred Qualifications:
  • HLS coding using Catapult and Xilinx Vivado tools
  • System Verilog OVM/UVM DV experience
  • Python (or similar) scripting experience
  • ASIC design experience
  • Masters Degree in EE

About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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Tue, 18 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Embedded Linux Engineer]]> DO NOT POST!

 

Position Title: Embedded Linux Firmware Engineer

Position Description: Protingent has an opportunity for an Embedded Linux Firmware Engineer in Kirkland, WA.

Job Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’ s Degree in Computer Science, MIS and/or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years of Embedded Linux/Unix Software Development
  • Expert knowledge of C (C++ a plus for test and related applications).
  • Expert knowledge of Linux which you have used recently and extensively in a professional position (Linux 2.6 and newer kernels).
  • Experience developing and troubleshooting drivers on an embedded device (touchscreen, SPI, I2C, Bluetooth, wireless, battery, etc.).
  • Experience cross-compiling Linux for ARM environments (GCC, CodeSourcery, Linaro toolchains).
  • Experience creating and maintaining driver interfaces to user mode applications and middleware (i.e. character devices).
  • Experience working with Broadcom or other ARMv6 microprocessors.
  • Experience working with oscilloscopes, logic analyzers, protocol analyzers, DMMs, JTAG, and other hardware test equipment and methods.
  • Experience reading schematics, data sheets, and other hardware and software specifications and standards.
  • The ability to effectively utilize the following software tools: git, desktop Linux development environment, Jenkins and/or Yocto build environments (KVM or VM experience a plus).
  • The ability to work in a fast-paced and Agile environment; flexibility and responsiveness is required

About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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Tue, 18 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Electronics Assembly Tech]]> Position Title:  Electronics Assembly Tech

Position Description: Our Eastside client has a need of an Electronics Assembly Tech for a contract role with potential for hire.  Looking for a technician with solid experience but  this is not a senior role.

Job Requirements:
  • Demonstrated high-level proficiency in electronics assembly, especially including hand soldering of surface mount components in packages as small as 0201.
  • Familiarity with ESD equipment and procedures.
  • Ability to follow assembly instructions ranging from verbal general description to detailed written step-by-step directions.
  • Careful and detail-oriented approach to tasks. 
  • Ability to read and understand circuit schematics, and to identify components based on their schematical representation. 

Job Responsibilities:
  • Perform electronics soldering and assembly of prototype and small-batch antenna systems and sub-systems.
  • Perform light mechanical assembly work, including mounting, radome application, cable preparation, and packaging.

Job Qualifications:
  • 2-3 years of demonstrated hands-on experience as an electronics assembly technician working with small package surface mount components.
  • Trade school training in electronics assembly a plus.

About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

 

 
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Mon, 17 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Thermal Mechanical Engineer]]> Position Title:  Thermal Mechanical Engineer 

Position Description: Our Redmond  client is looking for a Thermal Mechanical Engineer to join the team.

Job Requirements:
  • Analyze and optimize thermal solutions for densely packaged consumer electronic products
  • Validate design modifications for thermal concerns using simulation and measurements of physical prototypes
  • Establish temperature thresholds for user comfort level and component level reliability
  • Run thermal stress software to evaluate thermal load throughout the system
  • Design and execute tests using statistical tools to validate analytical models, identify risks and assess design margin

Job Qualifications:
  • BS, MS or PhD in ME required and/or
  • 15+ years of relevant experience of thermal design experience in consumer electronics or similar industry
  • Hands-on experience in design, development and launch of high-volume consumer electronic products is a must
  • Highly skilled in CFD analysis and thermal analysis tools such as Ansys Icepak
  • Experience implementing thermal design solutions for low cost consumer electronic products in high volume manufacturing including active and passive cooling systems
  • Demonstrated ownership of multiple sub-systems and/or a complete simple product (Simple = Mouse or iPod shuffle) and/or experience launching multiple moderately complex to complex consumer electronic products (Moderately Complex = Smart TV/DVD, Complex = smart phone/Xbox)
  • Demonstrated system engineering ownership of a moderately complex to complex product (Moderately Complex = Smart TV/DVD, Complex = smart phone/Xbox) and/or Hands-on experience launching multiple complex consumer electronic products (Complex = Smart Phone/Xbox)

Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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Mon, 17 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Sr. Network Administrator]]>
  • Description:
    The Platform Infrastructure team supports an ever-growing environment that consists of thousands of servers and networking devices, in multiple global data centers.   The team is composed of highly skilled Data Center Engineers, System Engineers, Network Engineers, and Software Engineers spanning multiple geographies from Pleasanton, CA to Dublin, Ireland.   Our mission is to focus 100% on Production Operations by helping the business deliver new products and features, supporting the growing customer base, and maintaining operational excellence across all facets of the data center.

    About the Role

    Implementing and supporting complex network solutions, primarily focused on LAN


    Build-out the edge termination network infrastructure, and continuously improve the way we route customer traffic.
    Establish peering relationships with key customers and service providers.
    Owning content delivery networks (CDN) and content acceleration technologies to improve the overall performance of the  service.
    Owning the relationship between us and our multiple ISPs, including procuring and turning up/down circuits as required.
    Provide support for any team  needing a better understanding of WAN performance and/or problem resolution.
    Daily interacting with tools to monitor, manage, and optimize bandwidth usage.

    About You
  • Requirements:
    Must have an obsession to create the most optimal customer experience. This is essential. You need to be the type of person who will lose sleep over customers having a poor experience using our service, and won' t sleep until we solve the problem.

    Experience running and maintaining a 24x7 Internet-oriented production environment, preferably across multiple data centers.
    Extensive knowledge of Cisco and Juniper products. 
    Large-scale WAN/Backbone/ISP environment experience.
    Solid grasp of BGP, OSPF, ISIS, MPLS, CDN, Wan Acceleration, and related networking concepts, with the ability to set up, monitor, and troubleshoot.
    Superior analytics skills, with the ability to identify statistical trends in the Network and design tests to prove out concepts to increase the performance of our service globally.
    Fantastic communication and presentation skills; this role will be interacting with  Exeutives and  Customers.
    Handle multiple projects and tasks, make decisions and solve problems while under pressure, and prioritize and organize effectively.
    Strong interpersonal skills to self-lead your day-to-day activities and build relationships with the extended organization
    Minimum of 8+ years in a Network Engineering role
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    Mon, 17 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Gameplay Animator]]> Position Title: Gameplay Animator

    Position Description: Protingent has an opportunity for a Gameplay Animator at our AAA gaming studio client in Redmond, WA.

    Job Qualifications:
    • Maya expertise - Experience with and proven ability in successfully creating, editing and implementing animation using Maya.
    • Strong understanding of the principles of animation and how best to adapt those to create believable characters and experiences
    • The ability to understand the needs of gameplay animation from multiple perspectives; animation quality, design requirements, and player experience and expectations
    • Experience working with one or more game engines
    • Experience shipping a AAA title
    • Motionbuilder experience is a plus
    • Python or Mel scripting experience is a plus

    About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Mon, 17 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Web Developer]]> Position Title:  Web Developer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in San Jose, California.

    Job Requirements:
    • Implementing website front-end features.
    • Evaluating the current toolset and making recommendations for needed changes, including cost/benefit analysis.
    • Setting up back-end cloud architecture.
    • Securing SSIC websites and data.
    • Monitoring system performance and making adjustments as needed.

    Job Qualifications:
    • JavaScript proficiency
    • PHP/RAILS experience
    • Proficiency with responsive web frameworks
    • Proficiency with AWS, Azure, or equivalent PaaS platforms
    • Proficiency with website backend architecture design
    • Proficiency with federated authentication technologies (OAuth, SAML, etc.)

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Mon, 17 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Technical Program Manager]]> Position Title:  Technical Program Manager

     

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Kirkland, Washington for an experienced  Technical Program Manager.

    Job Qualifications:
    • A minimum of 3 years of technical program management in a professional, team setting
    • Experience in Agile Scrum, as a Product Owner
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with high attention to detail
    • Work collaboratively with fellow team members towards a common goal
    • Self-direct work in support of project and team goals
    • Relate technical concepts to non-technical business staff
    • Proven track record for taking ownership and driving results
    • Experience as the primary technical point of contact for team projects
    • Familiarity with web services and web applications

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

     
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    Mon, 17 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Quality Assurance Specialist]]> Position Title: Quality Assurance Specialist

    Position Description: Our Bothell Client has a need for a Quality Assurance Specialist for a full-time role.

    Job Description:

    Perform quality engineering and quality system related tasks to support the design, development, and production of medical device systems.

    Job Responsibilities:  

    Support in the following Quality Systems:
    • Administer and maintain the Calibration system.
    • Assist with Corrective Action and Preventative Action (CAPA) investigations and reporting.
    • Support Document Control to comply with quality systems and applicable regulatory requirements.  Includes document change order (DCO) processing, document distribution, and maintenance of the Document Control Database and Document Control Vault.
    • Perform Receiving Inspection of incoming catheter and electronic components.
    • Perform QA review for release of products to Finished Goods.
    • Perform internal audits as requested.
    • Write procedures and test protocols, as assigned.
    • Assist with the execution of product validation and verification testing.
    • Responsible for ordering and maintaining external standards.

    Job Qualifications:
    • 2 year college degree or equivalent required.  4  years relevant work experience in a medical device environment may substitute for college degree.
    • Minimum 2  years experience in the manufacturing industry, preferably medical device.
    • Strong verbal communication skills and effective writing skills.
    • Ability to excel in a team oriented environment.
    • Good organization skills and attention to detail.
    • Computer skills in word processing and spreadsheets.
    • Ability to read engineering drawings.

    Preferred Skills:
    • Direct experience with FDA QSR, GMP, MDD & ISO 13485 compliance for the development, validation and manufacture of disposable and durable medical devices.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

     
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    Fri, 14 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[BI Analyst]]> Position Title: BI Analyst

    Position Description: Protingent has an opportunity for a BI Analyst at our client in Redmond, WA.

    Job Qualifications:
    • BS and 3+ years’ industry experience
    • Expertise  in  SQL  to extract data and build reports.
    • Expertise in relational  databases  such as Redshift required.
    • Experience  extracting,  cleaning  and  manipulating  data  from  multiple  systems  into  reporting  objects  for  analysis.
    • Proven  ability  to  quickly  learn  new  systems  and  tools.
    • Experience  in  analytical  insights  or  business  intelligence  processes.
    • Experience  in  developing data visualizations, building  interactive  reports/dashboards with Tableau.
    • Understanding  of  data  warehousing  and  associated  concepts (OLAP,  ETL,  Dimensional  model,  ability  to  write  script/tools  for  automation)  a  plus.
    • Must have excellent critical thinking skills and attention to detail, and be able to carry out complex analysis
    • Prior experience with marketing data and reports a big plus.

    About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Fri, 14 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[SDE 2]]> Position Title:  SDE 2

    Position Description: Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Redmond, Washington.

    Job Requirements: 
    • Responsible for developing processes, tools, automation for Software Image creation and delivering Software Images.  
    • You will be required to make the Image creation process efficient and more reliable.
    • You will need to interact across the groups, understand requirements, define standards, processes and deliver tools and automation to successfully meet those requirements.

    Job Qualifications:
    • Bachelor' s degree in Engineering, Computer Science or related field
    • 7 years of Software Engineering experience
    • 5 years of experience as a SW developer or IT developer
    • 3 years of automation development experience using PowerShell
    • 3 years of development experience using C# (.Net / managed programming)
    • 2 years of experience with Windows Deployment & Imaging using DISM (Deployment Image Servicing and Management) tool
    • Experience with TFS (Team Foundation System) based Build system a plus but not required
    • Strong communication and problem solving skills

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Fri, 14 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Firmware Engineer]]> Position Title:  Firmware Engineer 

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Redmond, Washington.

    Job Requirements:
    • As a  firmware engineer you will be responsible for  maintaining firmware running on embedded consumer electronics. 
    • Interacting with Hardware, OS, Test, Operations and various other cross-functional teams.   Review board schematics and data sheets. 
    • Utilize oscilloscopes, logic analyzers, and other test equipment to troubleshoot hardware/software issues. 
    • Enable test strategies for new components in upcoming products. 
    • Support product development builds locally and remotely.

    Job Qualifications:
    • BS, MS  in EE required and/or 5-10  years of relevant experience.
    • Hands-on experience in design, development and launch of high-volume consumer electronic product is a must.
    • Strong knowledge of Operating Systems principle.
    • Demonstrable programming skills in C/C# and C++.
    • Experience and understanding of firmware design tools (IAR is a plus) and languages. 
    • Experience with ARM processors
    • Understanding of basic testing, coding, and debugging procedures.
    • Experience with of standard protocols such as USB, I2C, MIPI, and/or wireless technologies (Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, or other).
    • Strong problem solving and debugging skills for multi-processor systems with I2C/SPI, USB and other interconnect bus.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Fri, 14 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Build and Material Coordinator]]> Position Title:  Build and Material Coordinator

    Position Description: Looking for an individual to help with devices development Build and Materials coordination.  Responsibilities to include:

    Build Coordination
    • Prototype Build Configuration Management based on provided templates
    • Device Allocation Coordination and Management based on provided templates
    • Program Schedule Maintenance using provided templates/process
      • High level – Compile, Build and publish to team
      • Daily Build Plan – Compile, Build and Publish to team
    • Device Outbound / Inbound shipment management & tracking
    • Monthly Build Budget tracking and reporting

    Material Coordination
    • Assist Lead Build Program Manager with engineering build activities during new product development
    • Primary focus is ensuring that the correct material in the correct quantity at the correct rev is available on time to support all program builds
    • Work with design and component engineers to ensure the quality and completeness of BOMs before and during the build process, keeping pace with rapid cycles of learning in the design
    • Order and track/manage all material from PO through receipt using existing processes
    • Forecast, Accrual and Budget assistance & reporting as needed
    • Work closely with suppliers when order adjustments are needed
    • Coordinate ordering of off-the-shelf components with PCB Assembly partners
    • Work closely with electrical engineers, industrial designers, mechanical engineers, software engineers, design verification engineers, component engineers, and program managers to meet program goals
    • Support deviations to the build and the adjustments required to the BOMs to support realignment of the build schedules
    • Manage cut-and-paste revisions to prototype builds as well as their distribution
    • Provide immediate feedback should material arrival schedules impact build dates
    • Find solutions to material availability issues so that builds occur on schedule
    • Provide program status updates for material arrival

    Qualifications:
    • Strong understanding of PC/Laptop/Tablet hardware components
    • Minimum BS/MS degree in EE, Material Science, Mechanical Engineering, or equivalent combination of education and experience
    • Extensive MS Project and Excel Experience (may be tested to verify)
    • Program Management strengths must include the ability to direct the work of component and sub-system suppliers to meet overall program objectives
    • Strong communication skills are required, including the ability to clearly express technical concepts in verbal and written forms
    • Must have a working knowledge of electrical components, mechanical components (such as molded plastic and metal parts),  sheet metal parts, connectors, cables and adhesives as well as standard documentation associated with mechanical components (2D drawings, 3D CAD)
    • Must have experience in prototype PCBA and box build, high-volume a plus
    • Must work closely with others across functions in a team environment and self-directed when required
    • Must have excellent time management skills and be able to prioritize and multi-task
    • Must be enthusiastic, motivated and self-driven
    • International Travel Required as needed to support Builds (up to 20-25%)

    Key Strengths:
    • Relentless attention to detail
    • Customer-oriented
    • Strong project management capabilities
    • Working knowledge of PCBA and System assembly processes
    • Well-versed in a variety of component technologies from electrical to mechanical

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Fri, 14 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Game Editor Developer]]> Position Title: Game Editor Developer

    Position Description: Protingent has an opportunity for a Game Editor Developer at our AAA game studio client in Redmond, WA.

    Job Qualifications:
    • At least 3 years of professional C#
    • Experience developing large WPF applications
    • Passion for creating amazing AAA game experiences
    • Previous game development experience and knowledge of game development technologies
    • Strong cross-team communication skills
    • Good understanding of algorithms, performance, optimization and debugging
    • Adept code refactoring skills, UX design sensibilities, and C++ experience are pluses

    About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Fri, 14 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Hardware Design Engineer II]]> Position Title: Hardware Design Engineer II

    Position Description:  Our client in Redmond is seeking a Hardware Design Engineer to support the development of exciting, high-performance networking products for a contract to hire/FTE opportunity. Thanks, Laura

    Job Requirements:
    • Design, implement, simulate & synthesize logic using VHDL/Verilog in FPGAs
    • Assist our team with technical specifications, including power consumption, performance, etc.
    • Develop and Implement bring up/test plans
    • Construct PCBs and schematics

    Job Qualifications:
    • B.S.E.E. and 3-5 years of experience
    • Verilog/VHDL synthesis, simulation, testbenching, TCL scripts
    • Experience designing high speed digital logic circuits for use in large gate arrays [FPGAs] and high performance memories
    • Experience using lab equipment like oscilloscopes, logic analyzers, etc.

    Preferred Qualifications:
    • Experience using Xilinx and Altera FPGAs.
    • Processor architecture familiarity as well as microprocessor design.
    • Analog circuit design.

     
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    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.


     
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    Thu, 13 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Product Development Manager]]> Position Title: Product Development Manager

    Position Description: Our client in Bothell, WA has an exciting opportunity for an  experienced Product Development Manager.  Candidates must have  several years of product development experience in a regulated environment.

    Job Qualifications:
    • Bachelor degree in Engineering or equivalent experience. Master’ s degree is highly desirable.
    • Minimum of 3 - 5 years of product development experience specialized in medical equipment or capital equipment with complex electronics.
    • Experience in developing products in a regulated environment (e.g., medical or Aerospace and IEC 60601-1 or RTCA-DO-160, ISO 13485, 14971 and 10987) is required.
    • Strong understanding of project/program management is required with an understanding of developing PBS/RBS/WBS within a regulated FDA product development process.
    • Multiple project orientation is required with strong acumen for execution and results
    • Familiarity Solidworks, Pro-E, OrCAD or Altium (schematics capture, PCB layout), PSIM, MATLAB/PSPICE or Comsol or Ansys or Pro-mechanica is a plus.
    • Experience in the design and development process and deliverables of complex electro-mechanical systems
    • Experience in Design Verification and Validation process of complex electro-mechanical systems against IEC electrical interfaces, power quality requirements, and EMI/EMC, safety and protection requirements and other regulatory requirements relevant to energy-based  medical devices

    Job Responsibilities: 

    Responsible for overall compilation and maintenance of design history for system definition, development, qualification, transfer and changes for a family of complex electro-mechanical equipment, and includes the following:
    • Functional oversight of technical projects including the definition of product development plans, design activities and deliverables, schedules and budgets using bottom up planning methodologies
    • Ensures product design and supporting documentation meet appropriate safety and regulatory compliance.  Acts as primary driver for project execution in development and overall product life cycle management, as well as obtaining third-party certification for compliance as needed
    • Primary liason for the transfer of the product design into manufacturing from manufacturing prototyping through production validation
    • Calls and conducts product level design reviews, build readiness reviews, pre-clinicl and clinical readiness reviews
    • Development and implementation of device instructions for use, ensuring output complies with applicable external regulatory authorities. Oversees design verification and validation by subject matter experts for language translation
    • Works closely with suppliers to resolve build and delivery issues, as well as conducting supplier trade studies, evaluations, and second source efforts.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

     

     
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    Thu, 13 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Test Technician]]> Position Title: Test Technician

    Position Description: Protingent has an opportunity for a Test Technician in Bothell, WA.

    Job Qualifications:
    • Associates Degree
    • 5 years aerospace test and measurements experience
    • EMC/EMI testing -both emissions and immunity
    • DO-160 and Mil-Std 461 requirements
    • Experience with other FCC, CE Mark, ISO, and EMC testing requirements is a plus
    • Must be a ITARs compliant:  US Citizen or Greencard
    #LI-LG1
    About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Wed, 12 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[User Experience Researcher]]> Position Title:  User Experience Researcher

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Redmond, Washington.

    Job Requirements:
    • Work with Engineers and Program Manager to create and assess design solutions based on user goals
    • Produce design deliverables and decide what the best experience should be
    • Produce a consistent template for development team to follow.
    • Maintain a consistent design flow with the existing tools
    • Advocate for your design solutions by putting them in context of engineering and user goals

    Job Qualifications:
    • Experience in interactive design, user experience and user design
    • Experience in working with diagnostics tool (A Big Plus)
    • Experience in software design
    • History of impacting shipping products with your work
    • Experience in producing design templates for consistency

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Wed, 12 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Test Engineer]]> Position Title: Test Engineer

    Position Description: Our client is seeking a Test Engineer to join their team in Bothell.

    Job Requirements:
    • Develop and execute test scenarios  that will ensure complete coverage and correctness of the desired functionality
    • Report issues through a formal bug tracking system and work with the engineering team to help isolate, debug and resolve issues
    • Work closely within a team environment, keeping the Test Lead aware of important findings
    • Good understanding of system behavior
    • High clarity on requirements and behavior of the components of the application under test
    • Good industry trends awareness
    • Very good knowledge of functional, system and performance testing and use of test automation tools
    • Monitor and mentor less senior test engineers. Reviewing team bug reports as needed
    • Set up required test beds (hardware, software)
    • Maintains daily status of testing

    Job Qualifications:
    • 2-3 years' experience testing software features and  applications
    • Bachelor Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or equivalent
    • Know-how and experience with test methods, test techniques, test tools and software development tools
    • Excellent oral and written communication, time management, and organizational skills, and a thorough approach to problem solving
    • Ability to anticipate issues and formulate remedial actions
    • Sound interpersonal and team working skills
    • Previous test experience with real-time or embedded applications
    • Exposure to Linux, Windows CE, Windows Embedded for Automotive
    • Familiarity with standard bug reporting tools such as Jira or Bugzilla
    • Ability to achieve results, meet deadlines, and adjust to quickly changing priorities in a fast-paced engineering environment

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

     
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    Wed, 12 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Software Engineer in Test]]> Position Title:  Quality Engineer, TechOps

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting Direct Hire opportunity with our client in San Jose or San Francisco for an experienced  Quality Engineer.

    Job Requirements:
    • Review requirements and design relative test plans and test cases
    • Develop automation plans and write test code to execute the plan
    • Work with engineering management to scope and plan engineering efforts
    • Participate in the design and implementation of reliable cloud components
    • Interface with Development, Architects and Technical Operations
    • Clearly, communicate and document QE plans for scrum teams to review and comment

    Job Qualifications:
    • 3+ years experience in Systems Administration or Quality Engineering role preferably in an enterprise SaaS company
    •   Administration of custom applications on UNIX/Linux and Enterprise Java Platforms
    • Experience in testing monitoring of distributed, highly available cloud services
    •   Experience in Python, Ruby, and scripting based test methodologies and automation development; Java is a plus
    • Experience with some of the following technologies and services:
      • ? Linux (RPM or Deb-based distributions)
      • ? Cloud-based Infrastructure as a Service (especially AWS)
      • ? MySQL
      • ? Ansible
      • ? Configuration management systems (Chef/Puppet)
      • ? Log management tools (Splunk/Sumologic/Kibana)
      • ? Monitoring systems (Nagios, Zabbix, Wavefront, AppDynamics, NewRelic)

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Wed, 12 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Hardware Test Engineer]]> Position Title:  Hardware Test Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Redmond, Washington.

    Job Requirements:
    • Design verification activities to design quality into our products.
    • Activities include develop and execution test plans and procedures.
    • Perform functional, stress, system, and other types of testing. 
    • Identification of test tool requirements, and participation in specification and design reviews. 
    • Must be able to execute tests with little to no supervision. 
    • Find complex bugs, root cause and track them while recording and informing others of all appropriate and relevant info.

    Job Qualifications:
    • BS, MS or PhD in EE required and/or 10-15 years of relevant experience.
    • RF Hardware Design Verification experience 
    • Strong electrical engineering fundamentals.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Tue, 11 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[ITIL Problem Manager]]> Position Title:  ITIL Problem Manager

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Pleasanton, California.

    Job Requirements:
    • Incident and Problem Management 
      • Partner with key steak-holders to act as a mediator and subject matter expert for Incident and problem management.
      • Develop key processes and build efficient controls.
      • Eliminate recurring incidents by Improving root cause analysis to ensure the cause of any identified risk is clearly identified
      • Minimize the impact of incidents that cannot be prevented.
      • Ensure that the resolution is implemented completely.
      • Provide training and assistance to Service Owners, Technical teams and Customer Support.
    • Emergency bug fixes Release Management
      • Gather the details for the issue impacting customers.
      • Lead cross functional meeting to deliver the fix to the customer.
      • Carry out Retrospectives
    • Project  Management:  
      • Organize meetings with Stakeholders.
      • Drive discussion to gain consensus on next steps.
      • Document meeting notes, action items and action owners.
      • Ensure action items are being completed on time.

    Job Qualifications:
    • Minimum of 2 to 4 years experience working in a business environment with demonstrated escalation and project management  experience.       
    • Ability to build business relationships at both a technical and senior management level.
    • Excellent oral communication and presentation skills are required.
    • Strong problem solving, priority setting, facilitation, analytical, and collaboration skills. 
    • You must be able to handle stressful situations and think critically when time is of the essence.
    • Strong desire to constantly improve internal procedures to work as efficiently as possible and to write process documents to educate everyone involved.
    • Willingness and ability to adapt to the rapid business and organizational changes that accompany a high-growth environment.
    • Ability to be multi-task effectively and thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment without close guidance or supervision.
    • Past experience working with Development, Operations and Incident Management.
    • Strong work ethic.

    Preferred Qualifications:
    • Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, Engineering, or equivalent.
    • ITIL v3 Certification.
    • Prince2 Certification

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Tue, 11 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Supply Planning Analyst]]> Position Title:  Supply Planning Analyst

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Menlo Park, California.

    Job Requirements:
    • Maintain and develop positive business relationships with key supply partners and internal stake holders through
    • Drive cadences for build plan review,  and coordination to communicate forecasting channels globally
    • Partner with Commercial Sourcing Managers to ensure product catalogs are accurate
    • Review logistics performance with internal stakeholders against targets and benchmarks
    • Supply Plan Publication
    • Build plan and shipment requirements to meet global network infrastructure requirements.
    • Utilize knowledge of analytical interpretation, performance management, and reporting to support the day-to-day operations and fulfillment activities while working closely with internal stakeholders
    • Report project plans, progress, and results
    • Cost Model Analytics
    • Measure, report and action to improve delivery performance, as well as highlight cost improvement to commercial sourcing leads as compared to market pricing and pricing models
    • Manage purchase order and quote compilation for accuracy
    • Redesign the movement of goods to maximize value and minimize costs
    • SBR Support
    • Manage and provide supplier operational performance inputs for supplier business reviews

    Job Qualifications:
    • 5 years of experience in Supply or Demand planning and execution
    • Experience in demand forecasting, inventory optimization and supply planning.
    • Experience in project management.
    • Understanding of end-to-end Supply Chain Management processes (scheduling, warehousing, fulfillment, reverse logistics).
    • Ability to collaborate across various levels of an organization, with experience in leading cross-functional process improvements.
    • Demonstrated ability to work towards strategic business goals.
    • Excellent analytical, problem solving and communication skills.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Tue, 11 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[SDE 2]]> Position Title:  SDE 2

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract  opportunity with our client in Redmond, Washington for an experienced  experienced Software Development Engineer.

    Job Requirements:
    • Develop software programs of a complex nature, including operating systems, applications, and/or network products which may be for external customer use.
    • Design and perform analysis on moderately complex programs and systems.
    • Contribute to the development of processes and methodology.
    • Assist in the development of assignments and schedules.

    Job Qualifications: 
    • 2+ years work related experience.
    • Relevant technical skills.
    • Strong communication skills.
    • May need advanced knowledge of programming languages and/or development tools in one area, and moderate level skills in multiple areas.
    • Bachelor' s degree in Engineering, Computer Science or related technical field, Master' s degree may substitute for a portion of the related experience, or equivalent work experience/training.
    • Must be proficient in Python. Knowledge of Lua is a plus.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Tue, 11 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Software Engineer in Test]]> Position Title:  Software Engineer in Test

     

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Kirkland, Washington for an experienced  Software Engineer in Test

    Job Qualifications:
    • A minimum of 4+ years of web applications testing experience
    • Practical experience with different types of testing, for e.g.  black- box testing, white box, functional, GUI, system, regression, integration UAT and performance testing
    • Experience with MS SQL Server and SQL queries
    • Solid Experience with RESTFul WebAPI testing experience
    • Solid coding abilities (C# or Java)
    • Experience in writing test automation using Selenium (Selenium Webdriver API), or equivalent
    • Experienced in developing and executing planned tests against delivered functionality
    • Ability to work collaboratively in an Agile environment with fellow team members towards a common goal

    Nice to Haves:
    • Experience working in Agile development environment, specifically Scrum
    • Familiarity with Visual Studio Team Services
    • Experience with Git source control

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

     
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    Tue, 11 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Design Engineer]]> Position Title: Design Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Redmond, Washington.

    Job Requirements:
    • Implement algorithm blocks as RTL code as defined in the Micro Architecture . Implement RTL using HLS and System Verilog.
    • Support DV team for verification of blocks
    • Assist with synthesis and timing closure. Work with FPGA engineers to perform early prototyping .
    • Support handoff and integration of blocks into larger SOC environments.
    • Assist with Algorithm analysis, verification and improvement.
    • Contribute to ASIC digital architecture, design and verification.
    • Ability to document and communicate clearly

    Job Qualifications:
    • 5-8 years of experience as a Digital Design Engineer.
    • Experience with HLS Catapult tool is a big plus but not a must.
    • Experience in RTL coding, Lint/CDC tools, synthesis and LEC tools
    • HLS coding using Catapult and Xilinx Vivado tools.
    • System Verilog OVM/UVM DV experience.
    • Python (or similar) scripting experience.
    • ASIC design experience.
    • Masters Degree in EE

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Tue, 11 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Software Engineer in Test]]> Position Title:  Software Engineer in Test

     

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Kirkland, Washington for an experienced  Software Engineer in Test

    Job Qualifications:
    • A minimum of 4+ years of web applications testing experience
    • Practical experience with different types of testing, for e.g.  black- box testing, white box, functional, GUI, system, regression, integration UAT and performance testing
    • Experience with MS SQL Server and SQL queries
    • Solid Experience with RESTFul WebAPI testing experience
    • Solid coding abilities (C# or Java)
    • Experience in writing test automation using Selenium (Selenium Webdriver API), or equivalent
    • Experienced in developing and executing planned tests against delivered functionality
    • Ability to work collaboratively in an Agile environment with fellow team members towards a common goal

    Nice to Haves:
    • Experience working in Agile development environment, specifically Scrum
    • Familiarity with Visual Studio Team Services
    • Experience with Git source control
    #LI-LG1
    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

     
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    Tue, 11 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Software Engineer in Test]]> Position Title:  Software Engineer in Test

     

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Kirkland, Washington for an experienced  Software Engineer in Test

    Job Qualifications:
    • A minimum of 4+ years of web applications testing experience
    • Practical experience with different types of testing, for e.g.  black- box testing, white box, functional, GUI, system, regression, integration UAT and performance testing
    • Experience with MS SQL Server and SQL queries
    • Solid Experience with RESTFul WebAPI testing experience
    • Solid coding abilities (C# or Java)
    • Experience in writing test automation using Selenium (Selenium Webdriver API), or equivalent
    • Experienced in developing and executing planned tests against delivered functionality
    • Ability to work collaboratively in an Agile environment with fellow team members towards a common goal

    Nice to Haves:
    • Experience working in Agile development environment, specifically Scrum
    • Familiarity with Visual Studio Team Services
    • Experience with Git source control

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

     
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    Tue, 11 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Quality Assurance Engineer]]> Position Title: Quality Assurance Engineer

    Position Description: Protingent has an opportunity for a Quality Assurance Engineer at our client in Redmond, WA.

    Job Qualifications:
    • BSEE or ME
    • 4+ years’ experience in Medical Device
    • EU MDR documentation expertise
    • Experience creating, updating, or remediating technical docs to support compliance to new standards
    • IEC 60601, ISO 17025 and 14971, CE-Mark experience
    • Experience with safety agencies such as UL, CSA, TUV, BSI 2
    • PLM (eCentral preferred) and ERP (QAD preferred) experience

    About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

     

    #LI-JM1
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    Mon, 10 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[HW Test Engineer]]> Position  Title: Hardware Test Engineer

    Position Description: Our Redmond client is hiring  a Hardware Test Engineer for a long-term contract.  The success candidate will  be able to demonstrate specific devices  re-work skills, required for this position. Specifically, the candidate should be able to follow dis-assemble  devices and attach thermocouples in specific locations then re-assemble the device.

    Job Qualifications:
    • BS, MS or PhD in EE required and/or 10-15 years of relevant experience.
    • Strong electrical engineering fundamentals.
    • Knowledge of Visual Basic or C/C++.
    • Demonstrates strong design and/or test skills.
    • Demonstrates managing through ambiguity, and technical problem solving skills.
    • Excellent interpersonal, influencing, leadership, verbal and written communication skills required.
    • Hands-on experience in the development of high-volume consumer electronic product is desired.
    • Demonstrated ownership of multiple  sub-systems and/or a complete simple product (Simple = Mouse or iPod shuffle) and/or experience launching multiple moderately complex to complex consumer electronic products: Moderately Complex = Smart TV/DVD, Complex = smart phone/Xbox.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Mon, 10 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[SAP Business Systems Analyst]]> The SAP Business Systems Analyst' s (BSA' s) role is to analyze configuration problems and implement solutions in SAP, support the implementation of new SAP functionality, and provide internal customer support. The BSA works with a variety of business functions to design and implement technology-based, business process improvement solutions to increase productivity and profitability.

    What you will be responsible for:


    SAP SD/LE/WM/MM (Sales & Distribution, Logistics Execution, Warehouse Management, and Materials Management)
    • Design, develop, test and implement SAP Sales & Distribution, Logistics Execution, Warehouse Management, and Materials Management modules in support of key business applications
    • Analyze business processes and recommend best practices within the assigned functional modules
    • Provide end user support for break/fix issues and process improvement requests
    • Responsible for SAP Order to Cash and Warehouse functionality for the company
    • Expand or modify system to serve new purposes or improve work flow
    • Chart existing business processes in order to define current business activities for the development of procedures and models, develop strategies for enhancing or further leveraging of these processes
    • Meet with decision makers, systems owners, and end users to define business, financial, and operations requirements and systems goals
    • Prepare and deliver reports, recommendations, or alternatives for improving processes in operating systems across the organization
    • Collaborate in planning, design, development and deployment of new applications, and enhancements to existing applications

    Qualifications
    • BS / BA in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, Business or related field
    • 5+ years of professional IT application development and support experience required
    • 3+ years experience in the operation, analysis, and configuration of SAP ERP applications required
    • Demonstrated experience with business and technical requirements analysis, business process modeling/mapping, methodology development, and data modeling
    • Extensive knowledge in importing data for use in report software, spreadsheets, graphs, and flowcharts
    • Ability to create systematic and manual operations procedures in both technical and user-friendly language
    • Ability to cooperate with key users at all levels with regard to problem resolution and implementation of configuration changes and enhancements to meet business requirements 
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    Mon, 10 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[HW Test Engineer]]> Position  Title: Hardware Test Engineer

    Position Description: Our Redmond client is hiring  a Hardware Test Engineer for a long-term contract.  The success candidate will  be able to demonstrate specific devices  re-work skills, required for this position. Specifically, the candidate should be able to follow dis-assemble  devices and attach thermocouples in specific locations then re-assemble the device.

    Job Qualifications:
    • BS, MS or PhD in EE required and/or 10-15 years of relevant experience.
    • Strong electrical engineering fundamentals.
    • Knowledge of Visual Basic or C/C++.
    • Demonstrates strong design and/or test skills.
    • Demonstrates managing through ambiguity, and technical problem solving skills.
    • Excellent interpersonal, influencing, leadership, verbal and written communication skills required.
    • Hands-on experience in the development of high-volume consumer electronic product is desired.
    • Demonstrated ownership of multiple  sub-systems and/or a complete simple product.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Mon, 10 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Software Developers]]> Position Title:  Software Engineer

     

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Kirkland, Washington for an experienced  Software Engineer:

    Job Qualifications:
    • A minimum of 4+ years of web application development experience using ASP.NET MVC and WebAPI frameworks, and C#, in a professional & team setting.
    • A minimum of 3+ years of experience building responsive web application using front end frameworks such as AngularJS, and VueJS.
    • A minimum of 3+ years database development experience with MS SQL Server
    • Strong SQL knowledge to implement complex SQL queries using Views, Stored Procedures, Temp Tables, CTE
    • Solid Experience with RESTFul WebAPI development using ASP.NET MVC framework
    • Solid programming experience with standard web technologies such as HTML, CSS/Bootstrap, JQuery and AJAX/JSON.
    • In-depth understanding of object-oriented programming concepts
    • Understanding of software development principles, best-practices and concepts, including maintainability, testability, reusability, and extensibility
    • Must possess good analytical, problem solving, and debugging skills
    • Must have 2+ years of working experience with Git source control
    • Must have experience with writing Unit and Integration Tests
    • Ability to work collaboratively in an agile environment with fellow team members towards a common goal
    • Ability to understand complex concepts and translate them into workable solutions

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

     

    #LI-SD1
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    Fri, 07 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Software Developers]]> Position Title:  Software Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Kirkland, Washington for an experienced  Software Engineer:

    Job Qualifications:
    • A minimum of 4+ years of web application development experience using ASP.NET MVC and WebAPI frameworks, and C#, in a professional & team setting.
    • A minimum of 3+ years of experience building responsive web application using front end frameworks such as AngularJS, and VueJS.
    • A minimum of 3+ years database development experience with MS SQL Server
    • Strong SQL knowledge to implement complex SQL queries using Views, Stored Procedures, Temp Tables, CTE
    • Solid Experience with RESTFul WebAPI development using ASP.NET MVC framework
    • Solid programming experience with standard web technologies such as HTML, CSS/Bootstrap, JQuery and AJAX/JSON.
    • In-depth understanding of object-oriented programming concepts
    • Understanding of software development principles, best-practices and concepts, including maintainability, testability, reusability, and extensibility
    • Must possess good analytical, problem solving, and debugging skills
    • Must have 2+ years of working experience with Git source control
    • Must have experience with writing Unit and Integration Tests
    • Ability to work collaboratively in an agile environment with fellow team members towards a common goal
    • Ability to understand complex concepts and translate them into workable solutions

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

     

    #LI-WL1

     
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    Fri, 07 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Electrical Design Engineer]]> Position Title: Electrical Design Engineer

    Position Description: Protingent has an opportunity for an Electrical Design Engineer in Bellevue, WA.

    Job Qualifications:
    • BSEE
    • 8+ years of product development experience
    • Altium expertise
    • Expert with both analog and digital design
    • Experience developing microprocessor or DSP-based systems
    • Experience with power management systems and/or on-board switching power supplies
    • Experience with wireless communication components
    • FPGA Design experience
    • EMI considerations and compliance
    • Atlassian (Confluence, JIRA) is a plus
    • High speed digital design (PCI Express, memory bus design, Gigabit Ethernet, USB) a plus
    • Stepper and dc motors, solenoid, gear and belt drive systems, sensors and motion control a plus

    About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Fri, 07 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Test Engineer - IBM Storwize]]> Position Title:  Test Engineer - IBM Storwize

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in San Jose, California.

    Job Requirements:
    • Candidate will work on NVMe Solid State Drives on execution and debug of OEM drive qualification tests.
    • Candidate will primarily understand test scripts and debug failures that arise during test execution with the development team.
    • Setup IBM Storwize systems, execute Customer Qual tests and debug failures

    Job Qualifications:
    • Candidate' s with experience in at least 1 front end storage protocol like NVMe/PCIe, FC, SAS is preferred.
    • Candidate should have some programming/scripting background (Perl, Shell or Python is preferred).
    • Familiarity with SSD or HDD testing is a plus.
    • Candidate must have experience with IBM Storwize enterprise storage systems, POWER servers or similar products setup, testing and debug.
    • Familiar with one of protocol analyzers like LeCroy, SerialTek, or Xgig. Experience with system or device level performance analysis.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Fri, 07 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[SDE 3]]> Position Title:  SDE 3

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract  opportunity with our client in Redmond, Washington for an experienced  experienced Software Development Engineer.

    Job Requirements: 
    • Develop software programs of a complex nature, including operating systems, applications and/or network products which may be for external use.
    • Develop project plans, functional specifications and schedules for these products.
    • Design and perform analysis on complex programs and systems.
    • Assist in determining product requirements and enhancements.

    Job Qualifications:
    • 4+ years work related experience.
    • Relevant technical expertise.
    • Strong communication skills.
    • May need advanced knowledge of programming languages and/or development tools in one area, and moderate level skills in multiple areas.
    • Bachelor' s degree in Engineering, Computer Science or related technical field, Master' s degree may substitute for up to 2 years of related experience, or equivalent work experience/training.
    • Expert with large powershell deployment, debugging and trace.
    • Able to write complex and re-usable code.
    • Passion about automation and build.
    • Able to write and debug C# and .NET code.
    • Candidates will have knowledge of Windows Image Development and modifications, experience with central build systems, scripting experience (PowerShell is desired), and TFS or VSTS.
    • Experience with driver injection and unattend files is desired.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

     
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    Fri, 07 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Test Engineer - NetApp]]> Position Title:  Test Engineer - NetApp

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in San Jose, California.

    Job Requirements:
    • Candidate will work on SAS Solid State Drives on execution and debug of OEM drive qualification tests.
    • Candidate will primarily understand test scripts and debug failures that arise during test execution with the development team.
    • Setup NetApp systems
    • Execute Customer Qual tests
    • Debug failures

    Job Qualifications:
    • Experience with NetApp enterprise storage systems (Controllers: SOYUZ, TAHOE, TITAN, ARAPAHO & NETAPP CHASSIS)
    • Familiar with one of protocol analyzers like LeCroy, SerialTek, or Xgig System or device level performance analysis
    • Front end Storage protocol like NVMe/PCIe, Fibre Channel, SAS
    • Scripting experience such as in Perl, Shell or Python
    • Candidate' s with experience in at least 1 front end storage protocol like NVMe/PCIe, FC, SAS is preferred.
    • Candidate should have some programming/scripting background (Perl, Shell or Python is preferred).
    • Familiarity with SSD or HDD testing is a plus.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Thu, 06 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Build and Automation Engineer]]>
    Position Title:  Build and Automation Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Sunnyvale, CA  for an experienced Automation and Build  Engineer:

    Job Requirements: 
    • The Build and Automation Engineer delivers high-quality builds for testing software updates.
    • Automation of build and workflow processes, plus build verification tests (BVT). This role requires collaboration with software engineers in development, test, as well as build infrastructure teams with the aim of improving the team’ s build and test services. 
    • Integration of drivers and firmware within source code control system (e.g., TFS).
    • Configuration management of drivers and firmware within existing build infrastructure.
    • Investigate, debug and resolve defects when builds break.
    • Build verification testing (BVT) – Implement additional services which enable BVT to reliably catch and report problems sooner (before builds are released to test team).
    • Improve automation – Add services which eliminate manual procedures and reduce errors. * Improve release automation – Implement new services which reduce errors in Windows Update publication process.
    • Recommend and make improvements to core build infrastructure

    Job  Qualifications:
    • At least two years of PowerShell scripting experience.
    • At least one year of C# experience.
    • Solid debugging skills (to troubleshoot build failures) 
    • Pays attention to details: the build processes are very detail-oriented, We need someone who does high quality work. 
    • At least one year of experience working with build infrastructure (e.g., GNU make or similar tools).
    • Proficient oral and written communications skills.
    • Collaborates well in a team environment

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan
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    Thu, 06 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Data Engineer]]> Position Title:  Data Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Menlo Park, California.

    Job Requirements:
    • Apply proven expertise and build high-performance, scalable data warehouse application
    • Securely source external data from numerous global partners
    • Intelligently design data models for optimal storage and retrieval
    • Deploy inclusive data quality checks to ensure high quality of data
    • Optimize existing pipelines and implement new ones, maintenance of all domain-related data pipelines
    • Ownership of the end-to-end data engineering component of the solution
    • Collaboration with the program’ s SMEs, data scientists

    Job Qualifications:
    • Proficiency in LAMP and the Big Data stack environments (Hadoop, MapReduce, Hive)
    • Competence with relational databases (Oracle, MySQL, Vertica)
    • Experience working with enterprise DE tools (Informatica), ability to learn in-house DE tools
    • Coding and scripting experience with Python, Java, PHP, SQL, CLI

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Wed, 05 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Sr. Production Supervisor]]> Position Title:  Sr. Production Supervisor

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting direct hire opportunity with our client in Menlo Park, California.

    Job Requirements:
    • Hire, train, and supervise the production team in accordance with Good Manufacturing Practices and Good Documentation Practices.  Ensure all required training is up to date. Complete training record activities as required to support MES system.
    • Create and maintain versatility matrices for all processes. Maintain production in a high state of cross training to ensure capacity.
    • Provide career and personal development goals to assemblers and leads.
    • Coordinate day to day manufacturing activities in support of company goals and per Quality procedures.
    • Initiate and/or approve Production-related change orders (ECs) and non-conformance reports (NCRs).
    • Maintain production metrics such as yield, on-time delivery, minutes/device, and defect paretos.
    • Support roll out of production floor information programs (production scheduling and communications)
    • Be familiar with all manufacturing processes and equipment.
    • Individual must be available from time-to-time to work overtime and limited weekend hours    

    Job Qualifications:
    • Experience with cleanroom environments and cGMP relating to manufacturing/operations and with typical medical device manufacturing processes (UV curing, adhesive bonding, laser welding, etc.).
    • Strong attention to detail when reviewing written documents & records and when performing or observing manufacturing activities.
    • Familiar with MS-Office
    • Familiar with lean concepts such as 5S, SMED, value stream mapping and visual planning/staffing. Be able to independently identify opportunities for improvement and initiate/complete projects to enhance production performance.
    • Individual must be motivated, self-driven, flexible and dependable with the ability to drive multiple projects.
    • Requires a minimum 10 years of direct experience as a Production Supervisor in medical device manufacturing

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Wed, 05 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[SDE 2]]> Position Title:  SDE  2

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Redmond, Washington.

    Job Requirements: 
    • Develop software programs of a complex nature, including operating systems, applications, and/or network products which may be for external customer use.
    • Design and perform analysis on moderately complex programs and systems.
    • Contribute to the development of processes and methodology.
    • Assist in the development of assignments and schedules.

    Job Qualifications: 
    • 2+ years work related experience.
    • Relevant technical skills.
    • Strong communication skills.
    • May need advanced knowledge of programming languages and/or development tools in one area, and moderate level skills in multiple areas.
    • Bachelor' s degree in Engineering, Computer Science or related technical field, Master' s degree may substitute for a portion of the related experience, or equivalent work experience/training.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

     
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    Wed, 05 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[SDET 3]]> Position Title:  SDET 3

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Redmond, Washington.

    Job Qualifications: 
    • Bachelor' s degree in Computer Science and some business/functional knowledge
    • 5 plus years software testing experience, 1 year in a Windows client/server environment.
    • Solid knowledge of software quality assurance practices.
    • Strong Python knowledge and skills
    • Knowledge of personal computer hardware may be needed.

    • SDET Software Validation

    • Automation infrastructure

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Wed, 05 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Video/Display Verification Engineer]]> Position Title:  Video/Display Verification Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Mountain View, California.

    Job Qualifications:
    • Verilog knowledge – must have
    • C/C++ coding a must – must have
    • Strong scripting skills (Python, Ruby, TCL, Shell, Perl etc.) – must have at least one
    • Unit/Chip/Full system level ASIC Verification skills, and debug skills (using waveforms and Verdi source level debug  ) – must have
    • Block/unit level verification skills using OVM/UVM – must have
    • Basic  system level knowledge {CPU + caches + GPU + multi-media engines + Southbridge}   must have
      • System level knowledge/verification does not mean  signal integrity checking, electrical checks, EMC checks, thermal checks, ATPG testing on a board, DFT/DFx testing, static timing analysis, lint checking
    • Excellent communication skills and demonstrate the desire to take on diverse challenges
    • Board level debug with logic analyzers, scopes a plus
    • Experience working with x86_64 architecture a plus
    • Experience working with PCI-Express a plus
    • Color and image processing (must have)
    • HD Audio(must have)
    • HDMI and DisplayPort transport (must have)
    • Debug skills: pre-silicon with waveforms, Verdi source level debug; post-silicon debug also (must have)
    • Display driver experience is a plus

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Wed, 05 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Researcher IV]]> Position Title:  Researcher  IV

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Menlo Park, California.

    Job Requirements:
    • Design and conduct user studies related to HCI (human computer interaction), hardware, and software.  
    • Design experiments to verify hypotheses.  
    • Collect and analyze data from user studies.  
    • Write scripts and software programs to sequence the user study.  
    • Communicate results to stakeholders and write research reports.  
    • Recruit participants, set up hardware, test human participants, and collect surveys.
    • Infer results and formulate new ideas with the team.
    • Rapidly mockup test conditions and run pilot test of use cases.

    Job Qualifications:
    • Expertise in solving hard problems in perceptual and cognition sciences.
    • Ability to design experiments for human participants.
    • Proven track record of achieving significant results, including top-tier, first-authored journal publications
    • Excellent interpersonal skills with cross-group and cross-culture collaboration.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Wed, 05 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Production Planner]]> Position Title:  Production Planner

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting direct hire opportunity with our client in Menlo Park, California.

    Job Requirements:
    • Acts on Sales Order releases, action and exception messages from the company ERP system.
    • Plans and manages production schedules to meet customer delivery requirements and best utilize the company’ s production capacity.
    • Analyzes sales order releases with respect to capacity planning and material requirements.
    • Monitors inventory levels, schedules and availability of selected item, either manufactured or purchased, to meet production schedules.
    • Completes shipping information and delivery date input during sale order reviews.
    • Reviews work in process material transactions from production floor.
    • Reviews sales orders against current requirements using the material requirement planning report – forecast consumption.
    • Interfaces with manufacturing personnel, the purchasing and supervisors on material status and production planning issues.
    • Prepares selected management reports.
    • ERP System development and management

    Job Qualifications:
    • BS or BA Degree in Business or Operations/Industrial Engineering Preferred.
    • Minimum three (3) years’ experience working in a start-up environment.
    • Minimum five (5) years’ experience with ERP production planning, control, and execution systems (QAD preferred).
    • Minimum five (5) years in a manufacturing environment with a medical device manufacturer.
    • Proven understanding and familiarity with Lean Manufacturing environment processes and previous involvement in business process improvement tools and methodologies.
    • Problem solving and analytical skills.
    • Excellent reading, writing and math skills.
    • Excellent communication skills in both written and verbal.
    • Ability to manage multiple activities and work under pressure to meet schedule deadlines.
    • Must be a self-starter and team player with the able to work with minimal supervision.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Wed, 05 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Graphic Designer]]> Position Title: Graphic Designer

    Position Description: Protingent has an opportunity for a Graphic Designer at our game studio client in Renton, WA.

    Job Qualifications:
    • BA in Arts, Design, or related
    • 2+ years’ Graphic Design experience in Games and/or Entertainment
    • Adobe Creative Suite and MSFT Power Point expertise
    • Typography and Infographics expertise
    • Brand design experience
    • Understanding of geek culture and entertainment

    About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Tue, 04 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Senior Mechanical Engineer]]>                              

    Position Title: Mechanical Engineer

    Position Description: Protingent has an opportunity for a Senior Mechanical Engineer for our client in Bellevue, WA.

    Job Requirements:
    • Perform research for product development purposes and then complete design and development in such areas as mechanical structure, weatherproofing, thermal and EMI management for antenna and microwave components
    • Apply completed research to plan, design and develop mechanical or electro-mechanical systems, instruments and/or controls
    • Conduct feasibility studies and test new modified designs
    • May direct support personnel in the preparation of detailed design, design testing and prototype fabrication 
    • Hands on engineering work utilizing standard techniques, processes and procedures typically utilized in product development
    • Conduct feasibility studies and test new modified designs
    • Independently devise new approaches and solutions to solve problems
    • Review work at appropriate milestones to ensure that overall objectives are being met

    Job Qualifications:
    • 5-8+ years of mechanical engineering experience for outdoor telecommunications or wireless product enclosures
    • Previous experience as a Mechanical Engineer, Packaging Engineer, Electronics Packaging Engineer or related title
    • A BS or MS in mechanical engineering or related degree with relevant experience
    • Excellent 3D CAD/PDM/PLM skill set – Solidworks preferred, Creo/Pro-Engineer acceptable. Arena experience a plus
    • Experience in Electro-Mechanical sackaging
    • Experience dealing with thermal, EMI, vibration and contamination issues
    • Hands-on experience with machining, sheet metal design/fabrication, soft tooling processes
    • Ability to multi-task, work quickly, accurately and communicate effectively with team members 
    • Experience creating complete design/documentation packages for production 
    • Ability to work in a team setting to carry a design from concept to manufacturing
    • Talent for troubleshooting design issues as they arise
    • Ability to prototype models in order to evaluate new concepts and reduce risk
    • Works independently and as part of a team
    • Fluency in both written and oral English. Ability to prepare clear and concisely written reports and presentations
    • Able to organize design reviews and lead technical discussions
    • Good working knowledge of DFM, FMEA, FEA and geometric tolerancing

    Preferred Qualifications:
    • RF antenna/radio product development experience
    • Manufacturing experience in high volume (100, 000/year) production
    • Plastics selection and molded part design experience
    • Experience project managing mechanical design projects
    • Opto-mechanical experience
    • CAE experience/capabilities (both structural and thermal desired – Ansys experience a plus)
    • Design of experiments experience

    About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Tue, 04 Sep 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Global Program Manager]]> Position Title:  Global Program Manager

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Menlo Park, California.

    Job Requirements:
    • Create, track and maintain schedule and milestones encompassing engineering, design, GTM, Marketing, Retail, eCommerce and Supply Chain
    • Participate in and/or initiate cross­ functional discussions to identify and address dependencies
    • Collaborate with cross-functional leads to create the cross functional product plan
    • Structure and drive cross functional checkpoints throughout the project lifecycle from Plan of Record through product shipment and post launch
    • Monitor progress in all workstreams and flag potential problems
    • Drive project-focused SLT (Senior Leadership Team) meetings with focus and efficiency to make the right decisions in the right forum at the right time to enable the team' s execution
    • Lead cross-functional development and execution of complex product demos to the SLT and Executive teams
    • Drive communications up from the Project Team to the SLT and decisions / guidance down from the SLT to the Project Team

    Job Qualifications:
    • 5+ years of development experience in consumer hardware, especially mobile devices
    • 2+ years of experience in the capacity of a cross functional lead/manager
    • Exemplary written and oral communication skills to concisely explain complex experiences and simplify critical decisions to their key points

    Preferred Job Qualifications:
    • Experience working on consumer hardware projects that require significant software development in a new category
    • Experience working with diverse teams including technical, design and business experts
    • Experience being an active contributor to the creation of new processes and building a new team in parallel with pushing forward urgent product development efforts
    • Experience leading large internal and external teams and managing those relationships effectively to drive cohesive execution across the team

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Fri, 31 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Mechanical Engineer 3]]> Position Title:  Mechanical Engineer 3

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Redmond, Washington.

    Job Requirements: 
    • Develop, design, and implement mechanical solutions including but not limited to enclosures and mechanisms while managing constraints in space, time, cost, manufacturing, structural integrity, and thermal loads.  
    • Direct and coordinate mechanical engineering and manufacturing services as required. 
    • Develop project documentation including specifications, 3D CAD models, 2D drawings, schedules and presentations to capture and communicate the mechanical design to achieve the defined project goals.

    Job Qualifications: 
    • BS, MS or PhD in ME required and/or 15+ years of relevant experience.
    • Hands-on experience in design, development and launch of high-volume consumer electronic product is a must.
    • Requires strong design skills, managing through ambiguity, and technical problem solving skills.
    • Excellent interpersonal, influencing, leadership, verbal and written communication skills required.
    • Proficiency in PTC Creo or Wildfire strongly desired.

     

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

     

    #LI-JM1
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    Thu, 30 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Software Development Manager]]> Position Title:  Software Development Manager

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting Direct Hire opportunity with our client in Bellevue, Washington for an experienced  Software Development Manager.

    Job Requirements:
    • Establishing clear priorities, expectations, and accountability for individuals and team
    • Collaborate with product management to help define and refine product roadmap
    • Driving the execution and delivery of product features with high quality product by working with cross-functional teams, system architects, qa and doc
    • Providing regular feedback, technical guidance, and mentoring to team members
    • Fostering collaborative, engaging and inclusive team environments
    • Maintaining and improving our culture by sourcing and hiring only the most qualified individuals with an eye towards diversity & inclusion

    Job Qualifications:
    • 5+ years of experience in developing enterprise cloud software development
    • 2+ years of hands-on technical management experience
    • Experience working with product & program managers to align on objectives, priorities, trade-offs and risk.
    • Excellent communication and collaboration skills for technical discussions.
    • Ability to work effectively with distributed teams and people of various backgrounds
    • Lead, recruit, mentor and retain engineers

    Preferred Qualifications:
    • Expertise in managing projects written using Java/C#, REST API, JSON.
    • Experience or knowledge of cloud computing services such as AWS/Azure/GCP
    • Experience managing framework/platform team
    • Shipped a large-scale project with cross team dependencies
    • Enjoy communicating to all levels of our customer support and professional services.
    • Knowledge of network security, encryption, identity and provisioning a plus

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Thu, 30 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Sr. Systems Engineer]]> Position Title:  Systems Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting Direct Hire opportunity with our client in Seattle, Washington.

    Job Requirements:
    • As the Senior Systems Engineer you will Deliver projects and internal infra architecture guidance and improvements in a Linux environment. This position is accountable for the design, implementation and support of the Linux based technical infrastructure for lululemon globally. As part of the Technical Infrastructure team, you will influence the design and standards used by the entire company.
    • You will be supporting infrastructure spanning the globe in a rapidly growing organization. With end-users in North America, Asia, Australia and Europe you are focused on delivering rock-solid systems to support business critical functions.

    Job Qualifications:
    • Bachelors of Computer Science, Information Systems or other related technical degree.
    • 5+ years of connected working experience
    • Familiar with containers and cloud technologies (Docker, AWS, Azure).
    • Understanding / configuration / maintenance of VMWare virtualization platform, and VMWare ancillary tools (SRM / DRS / Backup / Migration).
    • Experience configuring and maintaining core Linux (REHL / CentOS/ Similar) OS functionality in large environments (SELinux, Kernel parameters, network, storage and memory performance impacting configuration items / tuning and experience with common scripting language(s)).
    • Experience with implementation and maintenance of Redhat Enterprise Linux Management tools (i.e. Satellite 6 & Capsule, Foreman etc.) to support large environments.
    • Experience with an automation tools (i.e. Puppet, Ansible, Jenkins)
    • Java container implementation (Tomcat, WebLogic)
    • Retail experience.
    • Exposure to compliance regimes (SOX, PCI, GDPR)
    • Linux project delivery experience.
    • Cloud server management experience (Auto scaling, licensing, patching, cloud formation, terraform tools for deployment and managing Linux environments in cloud. RHEL / CENTOS)

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Thu, 30 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Senior Electrical Engineer]]> Position Title: Senior Electrical Engineer

    Position Description:  Our Redmond client is currently looking for a Senior Electrical Engineer to add to their  software development team.

    Job Qualifications:

    - BS or MS degree in Electrical Engineering, or equivalent and 10-15 yrs. related experience is ideal

    - Excellent verbal and written communication skills 

    - 7+ years of circuit design experience with significant emphasis on mixed signal and  embedded system hardware design using microprocessors, FPGA' s or other DSP-  systems, including design for test and manufacturing

    - Experience with system-level electrical design and integration, design for EMC and  signal integrity, and RF immunity for systems employing motion control and pressure, temperature, and positional sensors

    -Skilled in problem definition, data collection and analysis, generating solid conclusions and recommendations

    -Hands-on experience with typical electronics laboratory test equipment

    -Technically creative and motivated to explore design trade-offs in the development of complex electrical and electro-mechanical systems designs

    -Ability to multi-task, and capable of executing multiple assignments on time

    In addition to the above requirements, the exceptional candidate will stand out by having embedded design experience in one or more of the following area(s):
    • User interaction design and graphical user interfaces
    • USB Host and Device interfaces
    • SD card interfaces
    • CAN bus
    • Ethernet
    • Wireless design
    • FPGA design
    • On-board switching power supplies
    • Experience with MatLab and LabView programming

    #LI-CW1

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

     
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    Wed, 29 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[SDE 3]]> Position Title:  SDE 3

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract  opportunity with our client in Redmond, Washington for an experienced  experienced Software Development Engineer. 

    Job Requirements:
    • Develop software programs of a complex nature, including operating systems, applications and/or network products which may be for external use.
    • Develop project plans, functional specifications and schedules for these products.
    • Design and perform analysis on complex programs and systems.
    • Assist in determining product requirements and enhancements.

    Job Qualifications:
    • 4+ years work related experience.
    • Relevant technical expertise.
    • Strong communication skills.
    • May need advanced knowledge of programming languages and/or development tools in one area, and moderate level skills in multiple areas.
    • Bachelor' s degree in Engineering, Computer Science or related technical field, Master' s degree may substitute for up to 2 years of related experience, or equivalent work experience/training.
    • Minimum of 2 years of experience using C# or C++ languages
    • Experienced with desktop application development technologies such as WPF, UWP, WinForms, and/or Win32 
    • Experience with ASP.NET, and .NET Core are a plus

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Tue, 28 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Storage Staff Engineer]]> Position Title:  Storage Staff Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract  opportunity with our client in San Jose, California.

    Job Requirements:
    • Oversee IO performance of production and development environments.
    • Conduct bottleneck evaluation to identify performance issues.
    • Use necessary tools to monitor, alert and report on the usage.
    • Perform daily operational checks on backup jobs and replication status and remediate any issues in the infrastructure
    • Regular tape and disk drive management to keep the storage/backup operations running without any adverse impacts to operations.
    • Create and publish monthly KPI reports. Perform other scheduled monthly or quarterly audits like storage efficiency audit, backup audits etc.
    • Monitor ServiceNow cases for the team and assign/remediate any cases within agreed upon SLA period.

    Job Qualifications:
    • Experience in installation, configuration and maintenance of storage/backup and associated network hardware
    • Experience managing backups and tape library operations
    • Fluency with NetBackup software on UNIX / Linux as well as Windows systems.
    • Must be able to manage NetApp recovery methods for storage volumes including snapshots, snapvaults and snapmirror.
    • Bachelors or equivalent with a minimum of 3-4 years of relevant work experience in IT operations
    • Strong troubleshooting and debug skills
    • Strong analytical and problem-solving ability.
    • Good interpersonal and communication skills.
    • Fluency in Netapp storage technology is preferred
    • Bachelors or equivalent
    • 3-4 years experience

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Tue, 28 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[SDE 3]]> Position Title:  SDE 3

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract  opportunity with our client in Redmond, Washington for an experienced  experienced Software Development Engineer. 

    Job Requirements:
    • Develop software programs of a complex nature, including operating systems, applications and/or network products which may be for external use.
    • Develop project plans, functional specifications and schedules for these products.
    • Design and perform analysis on complex programs and systems.
    • Assist in determining product requirements and enhancements.

    Job Qualifications:
    • 4+ years work related experience.
    • Relevant technical expertise.
    • Strong communication skills.
    • May need advanced knowledge of programming languages and/or development tools in one area, and moderate level skills in multiple areas.
    • Bachelor' s degree in Engineering, Computer Science or related technical field, Master' s degree may substitute for up to 2 years of related experience, or equivalent work experience/training.
    • Minimum of 2 years of experience using C# or C++ languages
    • Experienced with desktop application development technologies such as WPF, UWP, WinForms, and/or Win32 
    • Experience with ASP.NET, and .NET Core are a plus

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

     
    ]]>
    Tue, 28 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Electrical Engineer]]> Position Title:  Electrical Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Redmond, Washington.

    Job Qualifications:
    • Display/high speed signal analysis and debug experience a requirement, including Signal Integrity
    • Board level design and debug for high volume manufacturing experience a must
    • Capacitive Touch system experience a plus

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Tue, 28 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Quality Assurance Engineer]]> Position Title: Quality Assurance Engineer

    Position Description: Protingent has an opportunity for a Quality Assurance Engineer at our client in Redmond, WA.

    Job Qualifications:
    • BSEE or ME
    • 4+ years’ experience in Medical Device
    • EU MDR documentation expertise
    • Experience creating, updating, or remediating technical docs to support compliance to new standards
    • IEC 60601, ISO 17025 and 14971, CE-Mark experience
    • Experience with safety agencies such as UL, CSA, TUV, BSI 2
    • PLM (eCentral preferred) and ERP (QAD preferred) experience

    About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

     

    #LI-SD1
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    Tue, 28 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Firmware Engineer]]> Position Title:  Firmware Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Redmond, Washington.

    Job Requirements:
    • Creating and maintaining firmware running on embedded consumer electronics. 
    • Write, debug, and integrate new device drivers, protocols, and other firmware code across embedded product line. 
    • Interacting with Hardware, OS, Test, Operations and various other cross-functional teams.  
    • Review board schematics and data sheets. 
    • Utilize oscilloscopes, logic analyzers, and other test equipment to troubleshoot hardware/software issues. 
    • Enable test strategies for new components in upcoming products. 
    • Support product development builds locally and remotely.

    Job Qualifications:
    • BS, MS or PhD in EE required and/or 10-15 years of relevant experience.
    • Hands-on experience in design, development and launch of high-volume consumer electronic product is a must.
    • Strong knowledge of Operating Systems principle.
    • Demonstrable programming skills in C and C++.
    • PowerShell experience: Writing scripts and debugging experience required
    • C FW coding experience:
    • Atmel tools experience desired -USB experience: HID stack experience desired
    • Experience and understanding of firmware design tools (IAR is a plus) and languages. 
    • Understanding of basic testing, coding, and debugging procedures.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
    ]]>
    Mon, 27 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Cloud Architect/Sr. Web Application Developer]]> Position Title:  Cloud Architect/Sr. Web Application Developer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting direct hire opportunity with our client in Canby, Oregon.

    Job Requirements:
    • Developing appropriate technical solutions to address complex business opportunities, evaluating and selecting technologies, and collaboratively gaining organizational commitment to your proposed technical designs.
    • Designing and implementing plans for developing, managing and maintaining software ecosystems.
    • Researching emerging technologies and making recommendations that will increase future cost effectiveness, system flexibility, performance and capability.
    • Making recommendations for improvements and/or alternatives to existing components.
    • Maintaining and enhancing the technical capability of the team.
    • Validating and prioritizing the technology roadmap with the product owners and product managers
    • Defining technical requirements and creating architectural specifications that demonstrate feasibility, illustrate desired functionality, explain the integration with existing systems/platforms, and the technical methodology necessary to delivering the next feature.
    • Working with application engineers to understand the legacy code base and how best to modernize it.
    • Implementing appropriate processes and tools to ensure the smooth operation of the development process.
    • Progressively documenting the company’ s new technology portfolio
    • Working with product managers and engineers to create sprint backlog items that are clearly defined, appropriately scoped, and include clear success / acceptance criteria.
    • Providing architectural expertise, oversight, direction, and assistance to a team of analysts, software engineers, product and project managers and technology management throughout the software development lifecycle.
    • Leading the selection and adoption of appropriate technical tools and processes, and establish standards to ensure the efficient development, delivery and maintenance of high-quality code.
    • Serving as a technical resource and mentor, and providing guidance to junior members of the team.
    • Working collaboratively with the product manager during the sprint planning process, and scrum master during sprints to ensure the team knows what to do next and to remove technical obstacles.

    Job Qualifications:
    • AWS/Azure, C#, Angular, Microsoft.Net, PostgreSQL, Rabbit MQ, WebAPI, Docker, JavaScript, XML, HTML5, MS SQL Server, Bootstrap, JQuery UI, QUnit, Knockout, Visual Studio 2015, Visual Studio TFS, Entity Framework, Jira, Confluence, Git, Mercurial, Jenkins, TeamCity, BitBucket, SumoLogic, DataDog, Selenium, Web Test, DevOps Tool
    • Proven expertise in cloud-based system management (AWS, Azure, etc.), and DevOps.
    • Web application design and development
    • Understanding of Agile and Scrum software development methodology and process.
    • Expert knowledge of programming languages, including C++ and C#.
    • Strong knowledge of software and data security principles and practices.
    • Good knowledge of applicable data privacy practices and laws.
    • Exceptional analytical, conceptual, and problem-solving abilities.
    • College diploma or university degree in the field of computer science/engineering or information systems.  This requirement may be satisfied with 12+ years relevant work experience.
    • Certifications in software development, systems architecture, or enterprise architecture are desired.
    • While performing the responsibilities of the job, the employee will be required to talk, hear, see and type.  The employee will be required to sit for long periods of time working at a computer and on the phone.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Mon, 27 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[SDE 3 - UI Development]]> Position Title: SDE 3 - UI Development

    Position Description: Our Redmond client has a need for an experience SDE with WPF experience for a long term contract.

    Job Requirements:
    • This role will be centered on user interface development. 
    • Candidates will need to show examples of their work and what their contributions were. 
    • Must have solid WPF experience.

    Job Qualifications:
    • 5+ years of software development experience with .NET platform using C#.
    • Experience creating WPF applications is a must have.  .
    • Experience developing on SQL Server, WCF, Web services and ASP.NET preferred.
    • B.S. degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related technical field.
    • Proven ability to execute in all phases of the software development life cycle, resulting in high-quality software, delivered on time.
    • Demonstrated ability to work in a self-directed manner, seeking out areas that need attention.
    • Outstanding technical problem-solving skills and a passion to solve hard problems.
    • Exceptional communication skills which includes clear written and verbal communication as well as the ability to collaboratively identify requirements.

    #LI-WL1

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

     

     
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    Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Principal Software Engineer, Adaptive Authentication]]> Position Title:  Principal Software Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting Direct Hire opportunity with our client in San Jose, CA for an experienced  Principal Software Engineer.

    Job Requirements:
    • Analyze/Refine Requirements with Product Management
    • Work with engineering management to scope and plan engineering efforts
    • Design and implement highly scalable authentication framework and services
    • Test-driven development, design and code review
    • Interface with QA, Product Management, Technical Support, Documentation and UX team

    Job Qualifications:
    • 7+ years of strong software development experience in an object oriented language building highly-reliable, mission-critical software
    • Expertise in creating or extending complex rule systems
    • Excellent grasp of software engineering principles
    • Experience with multi-factor authentication a plus
    • Experience in cloud security, identity and/or authentication protocols highly desired
    • Experience with machine learning a plus

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Senior SLAM Computer Vision Engineer]]> Position Title:  Senior Software Engineer, Embedded Algorithms

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Sunnyvale, CA for an experienced  Senior Software Engineer, Embedded Algorithms.  

    Job Requirements:
    • As a Senior SLAM Computer Vision Engineer (Contract), you' ll be responsible for designing and developing high-performance production software with state-of-the-art computer vision capabilities. Your code will be part of the foundations of our 3D platform that enables the next generation of computing applications for many years to come.

    Job Qualifications:
    • 5+ years of hands-on experience with SLAM and computer vision
    • MS or PhD in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or related field
    • 5+ years of C++ experience
    • Practical experience with python.
    • Modern c++ (c++11, c++14, C++17)
    • Working knowledge of machine learning.
    • Hands-on experience with IMU and Depth sensors
    • Knowledge software optimization and embedded programming is a plus
    • Experience working with Computer Vision libraries such as OpenCV is a plus
    • Knowledge of parallel computing, OpenCL, GPGPU is a pl

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Thu, 23 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Test Engineer, Security]]> Position Title:  Test Engineer, Security

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Sunnyvale, CA for an experienced  Test Engineer, Security,

    Job Requirements:
    • As a Test Engineer, you will work with the development and automation teams to define, develop, and execute test cases that will allow us to perform validation targeting the hardening of our software and its components. 
    • This will include testing Security Enhanced Linux (SELinux) changes that provide a mechanism for supporting access control security policies.
    • Ensure the overall software functionality remains intact with the implementation of security features.
    • Engage in exploratory testing targeted at trying to hack into the code.
    • Analyze various components of the systems, collaborate with various development teams, and use your technical expertise to debug or provide circumstances needed to triage and resolve issues.

    Job Qualifications:
    • 4+ years of experience as a Software / Test Engineer with hands-on experience in the development and test of security functionality
    • Experience with SELinux, Sandbox, PriviledgeManager, some code hacking methodologies experience.
    • Knowledgeable on Linux OS; middleware, kernel, and device drivers
    • Excellent understanding of all test fundamentals and the associated use of test management and defect tracking tools is a must
    • Hands-on experience with manual and/or automated testing of embedded devices is desired
    • Excellent understanding of all test fundamentals and the associated use of test management and defect tracking tools is a must
    • Hands-on experience with manual and automated testing of embedded devices is a must
    • Good understanding of hardware/software interoperability in an embedded system
    • Expertise with one or more programming languages, such as C, C++, C#
    • Scripting knowledge of Python, PowerShell and Shell scripting is desirable
    • Good troubleshooting skills to root cause complex issues
    • Good analytical and problem-solving skills
    • Excel in a fast-paced, agile environment supporting multiple projects using a wide variety of technologies
    • Excellent oral and written communication with effective presentation skills including possessing a dynamic and “ can do” attitude

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

     
    ]]>
    Thu, 23 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Test Engineer, Graphics]]> Position Title:  Test Engineer, Graphics

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Sunnyvale, CA for an experienced  Test Engineer, Graphics.  

    Job Requirements:
    • As a Test Engineer you will work under the direction of the test lead to perform quality assurance tasks such as functional feature testing, executing test cases, documenting and tracking flaws, and developing test plans. Testing will be done both at the API level and system level in order to perform functional and non-functional validation of the sensors, algorithms, services, and components that make up our graphics deliverables
    • Perform regression testing, verify claimed bug fixes and document program defects in a bug tracking database
    • Execute subjective testing and exploratory testing in different environments and scenarios to verify graphical improvements  in areas that are specific to our technology (but often similar to VR)
    • Analyze various components of the systems, collaborate with development, test, and automation teams, and use your technical expertise to debug or provide circumstances needed to triage and resolve issues
    • As an integral part of the team, you will champion the culture of quality, own the bug process and recommend process improvements in a way that supports Continuous Integration, Continuous Delivery, and Agile practices

    Job Qualifications:
    • 4+ years of experience as a QA Test Engineer with hands-on experience in the test development and execution of graphics algorithms and software components.
    • Knowledgeable on Linux OS, middleware, kernel, and device drivers
    • Excellent understanding of all test fundamentals and the associated use of test management and defect tracking tools is a must
    • Keen sense of observation for graphical defects
    • Hands-on experience with manual and/or automated testing of embedded devices is desired
    • Good understanding of hardware/software interoperability in an embedded system
    • Current game console generation and/or PC industry game QA experience is highly desired
    • Familiarity with Unity and/or UE4 engines is highly desired
    • Scripting knowledge of Python, C#, UE4 Blueprint, Powershell and Shell scripting is desirable
    • Good troubleshooting and analytical skills to root cause complex issues
    • Excel in a fast-paced, agile environment supporting multiple projects using a wide variety of technologies. Must be a team player.
    • Excellent oral and written communication skills including effective presentation with a dynamic and “ can do” attitude

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

     
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    Thu, 23 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Test Engineer, Multimedia]]> Position Title:  Test Engineer, Multimedia

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Sunnyvale, CA for an experienced  Test Engineer, Multimedia.

    Job Requirements:
    • As a Test Engineer you will work with the development, test, and automation teams to define, develop, and execute white box tests at the API level and back box tests and system level that will allow us to perform functional and non-functional validation of the sensors, algorithms, services, and components that make up our multimedia deliverables
    • Verify different content forms supported by our products such as text, audio, images, animations, video and interactive content
    • Verify the audio and video formats and codecs that enable the functionality of the supported content forms
    • Define or develop test utilities if applicable to accomplish the assigned testing
    • Analyze various components of the  systems, collaborate with various development teams, and use your technical expertise to debug or provide circumstances needed to triage and resolve issues
    • Provide technical recommendations towards solution that supports Continuous Integration, Continuous Delivery, and Agile practices

    Job Qualifications:
    • 4+ years of experience as a Software Development Engineer in Test with hands-on experience in the test development and execution of computer vision algorithms and software components.
    • Knowledge different Audio formats and codecs; AAC LC, HE-AACv1 (AAC+), HE-AACv2 (enhanced AAC+), AAC ELD (enhanced low delay AAC), AMR-NB, AMR-WB, FLAC, MIDI, MP3   
    • Knowledge different Video formats, codecs and profiles; H.263, H.264 AVC Baseline Profile (BP), H.264 AVC Main Profile (MP), H.265 HEVC, MPEG-4 SP, VP8, VP9
    • Knowledge of multimedia streaming protocols (HLS, RTSP)
    • Good to have working experience on Camera module operations, Camera testing methodology, digital image processing basics.     
    • Knowledgeable on Linux OS, middleware, kernel, and device drivers
    • Excellent understanding of all test fundamentals and the associated use of test management and defect tracking tools is a must
    • Hands-on experience with manual and/or automated testing of embedded devices is desired
    • Good understanding of hardware/software interoperability in an embedded system
    • Expertise with one or more programming languages, such as C, C++, C#
    • Scripting knowledge of Python, Powershell and Shell scripting is desirable
    • Good troubleshooting skills to root cause complex issues
    • Good analytical and problem-solving skills
    • Knowledge of test data analysis, statistics, and test reports
    • Excel in a fast-paced, agile environment supporting multiple projects using a wide variety of technologies
    • Excellent oral and written communication skills including effective presentation with a dynamic and “ can do” attitude

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

     
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    Thu, 23 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Systems Engineer]]> Position Title:  Systems Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting Direct Hire opportunity with our client in Bellevue, Washington for an experienced  Systems Engineer.

    Job Requirements:
    • Define and document system level design, operating principles, and sub-system interface specifications
    • Manage the design, manufacturing, testing and deployment of products for thermionic power generation that meet all specifications
    • Lead the engineering analysis of component and system performance and risks in operation and testing through fault diagnosis and failure analysis
    • Lead the engineering analysis to optimize the cost-performance ratio of products
    • Support the definition of test programs for laboratory and field pilot systems
    • Partner with the R&D and Business Development teams to ensure technical specifications meet product and market requirements
    • Partner with the R&D and Business Development teams to identify key knowledge gaps and system-level learning opportunities, and drive the technical investigations and testing in order to bridge them
    • Partner with the R&D and Business Development teams to evaluate whether technologies are suitable, and set timelines for the integration of new technologies into product

    Job Qualifications:
    • Bachelor’ s Degree in Mechanical, Electrical, or Systems Engineering
    • 5+ years of design and development experience of electro-mechanical hardware products for industrial and commercial applications
    • 2+ years experience as a Systems Engineer, performing architectural design and systems engineering
    • Familiarity with electro-mechanical, power producing, and thermal management components
    • Ability to translate high level product requirements into system and subsystem level specifications and designs
    • Demonstrated success as an engineering team member in the architecture, system level design, integration and verification of a product used in industrial and/or commercial applications
    • Ability to independently analyze and evaluate product efficacy and manufacturing feasibility by drawing upon technical education and experience pertaining to electrical circuitry, thermal, and mechanical designs (using drawings, schematics, and/or simulations)
    • Some knowledge of mechanical engineering issues and processes associated with electronics packaging
    • Some understanding of product development and engineering project management
    • Impeccable written and verbal communication
    • Ability and enthusiasm to work as part of a highly collaborative, dynamic, and diverse team

    Preferred Qualifications:
    • Master’ s Degree in Mechanical, Electrical, or Systems Engineering
    • 3+ years experience in a startup environment
    • Experience with power systems such as fuel cells, thermoelectric generators, battery arrays, gas turbines, and/or reciprocating engines/gensets
    • Automotive, oil/gas, energy, aerospace and/or defense industry experience

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Thu, 23 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Device Integration/Packaging Engineer]]> Position Title:  Device Packaging/Integration Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting Direct Hire opportunity with our client in Bellevue, Washington for an experienced  Device Packaging/Integration Engineer.

    Job Requirements:
    • Perform simulations to evaluate and optimize the mechanical, thermal, and electrical performance of design and process concepts
    • Design test vehicles and experiments to validate the performance and reliability of proposed designs and methods
    • Develop and document capabilities and limitations of selected device integration methods
    • Develop and manage vendor relations that ensure the design and methods can be scaled for high volume production
    • Partner with the R&D and Engineering teams to ensure the design and methods meet all requirements
    • Partner with the R&D and Engineering teams to evaluate whether next-generation architectures are feasible

    Job Qualifications:
    • Bachelor’ s Degree in Mechanical, Electrical, or Systems Engineering
    • 5+ years of design and development experience with die attach packages for MOSFET, wide bandgap, power electronics, sensor, or MEMS applications
    • Broad understanding of design and manufacturing aspects of die attach processes and applications
    • Familiarity with electronic package design and processes like thick- and thin-film metallization, electrodeposition, electroless deposition, pick and place equipment, ceramic substrates, electrical interconnects, bonding methods, etc.
    • Knowledge of mechanical, electrical, and thermal engineering design and processes associated with electronics packaging
    • Ability to translate technical requirements into simulations and experiments that validate and optimize the performance of a design and method
    • Detailed knowledge of some or all of the following: optical microscopy, electron microscopy (e.g., SEM), EDS, mechanical cross-sections, electrical test tools, electrical debugging and analysis, and other package-level failure analysis techniques
    • Demonstrated success as an engineering team member in the development, design, testing, and production of a microfabricated device that was integrated in a product for industrial and/or commercial applications
    • Experience developing material specifications for contract assemblers and raw material vendors
    • Some understanding of product development and engineering project management
    • Impeccable written and verbal communication
    • Ability and enthusiasm to work as part of a highly collaborative, dynamic, and diverse team

    Preferred Qualifications:
    • Master’ s Degree in Mechanical, Electrical, or Materials Engineering
    • 3+ years experience in a startup environment
    • Experience with 3D chip layout/stacks, TSV’ s and interconnects.
    • Experience working with semiconductor foundries.
    • Solid state power and high temperature electronics industry experience

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Thu, 23 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Mechanical Design Engineer]]> Position Title:  Mechanical Design Engineer

     

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting Direct Hire opportunity with our client in Bellevue, Washington for an experienced  Mechanical Design Engineer.

    Job Requirements:
    • Perform engineering calculations and analyses to model and predict component/subsystem performance, including mechanical stress analysis, thermal analysis, steady-state and transient analysis, mechanical joint design, statistical tolerance stack analysis, etc
    • Perform first order hand calculations of the analysis tasks prior to conducting FEA analysis as necessary
    • Perform tolerance analysis as required to ensure intended assembly performance
    • Utilize laboratory and field test data to correlate and validate analytical models
    • Interface closely with the multidisciplinary experimental and computational teams to iterate on designs and validate models
    • Create fabrication drawings for component/sub-system and other mechanical assemblies
    • Play a role in the evaluation of next-generation designs and communicate parametric trade-offs and engineering constraints to the R&D and Engineering teams

    Job Qualifications:
    • Master’ s Degree in Physics or Mechanical Engineering
    • 5+ years of mechanical design engineering experience
    • 3+ years of design and analysis of thermal systems experience
    • Solid understanding of heat transfer (conduction, convection, and radiation) and mechanics of materials
    • Good knowledge of mechanical systems and CAD
    • Hands-on experience using CAD tools (SolidWorks preferred) in the creation of complex  mechanical models, fabrication drawings and assembly drawings
    • Demonstrated hands-on experience with thermal CFD and FEA using analysis tools such as Solidworks and ANSYS
    • Experience with utilizing laboratory and field test data to correlate and validate analytical models
    • Familiarity with Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T) and its application toward the creation of fabrication drawings for mechanical parts
    • Excellent problem solving and communication skills
    • Impeccable written and verbal communication
    • Ability and enthusiasm to work as part of a highly collaborative, dynamic, and diverse team

    Preferred Qualifications:
    • Experience with performing thermal design analyses for high-temperature processes and applications
    • Experience with performing thermal & mechanical modeling of braze assembly components
    • Knowledge of Python
    • Experience working in a startup environment
    • Automotive, oil/gas, energy, aerospace and/or defense industry experience

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Thu, 23 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[SDE 2]]> Position  Title: SDE 2 

    Position Description:  Our client in Redmond is hiring several SDE 2' s for long-term contracts.

    Job Requirements:
    • Develop software programs of a complex nature, including operating systems, applications, and/or network products which may be for external customer use.
    • Design and perform analysis on moderately complex programs and systems.
    • Contribute to the development of processes and methodology. Assist in the development of assignments and schedules.

    Job Qualifications:
    • 3+ years of software development experience with .NET platform using C#.
    • 1+ years of C/C++.
    • Working knowledge of at least one of the following hardware interfaces such as USB, RS232, I2C, SPI.
    • Experience in test automation or manufacturing domains are a plus.
    • B.S. degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related technical field.
    • Proven ability to execute in all phases of the software development life cycle, resulting in high-quality software, delivered on time.
    • Demonstrated ability to work in a self-directed manner, seeking out areas that need attention.
    • Outstanding technical problem-solving skills and a passion to solve hard problems.
    • Exceptional communication skills which includes clear written and verbal communication as well as the ability to collaboratively identify requirements.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

     
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    Thu, 23 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[SDE 3]]> Position Title: SDE 3

    Position Description: Our client in Redmond is hiring several SDE3' s for long-term contracts.

    Job Requirements: 
    • Develop software programs of a complex nature, including operating systems, applications and/or network products which may be for external use.
    • Develop project plans, functional specifications and schedules for these products.
    • Design and perform analysis on complex programs and systems. Assist in determining product requirements and enhancements.

    Job Requirements:
    • 5+ years of software development experience with .NET platform using C#.
    • 2+ years of C/C++.
    • Working knowledge of at least one of the following hardware interfaces such as USB, RS232, I2C, SPI.
    • Experience in test automation or manufacturing domains are a plus.
    • B.S. degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related technical field.
    • Proven ability to execute in all phases of the software development life cycle, resulting in high-quality software, delivered on time.
    • Demonstrated ability to work in a self-directed manner, seeking out areas that need attention.
    • Outstanding technical problem-solving skills and a passion to solve hard problems.
    • Exceptional communication skills which includes clear written and verbal communication as well as the ability to collaboratively identify requirements.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Thu, 23 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Senior Software Engineer, Full Stack]]> Position Title:  Senior Software Engineer, Full Stack

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Sunnyvale, CA for an experienced  Senior Software Engineer, Full Stack  

    Job Requirements:
    • Design and develop a web based analytics framework in support of our  perception software team.
    • Implement a web based framework that allow large scale deployment and scheduling of jobs within virtualized containers on cloud services such as AWS and Google Cloud.
    • Develop web applications that manage recorded sensor data, run experiments and analyze results
    • Create visualizations and data comparison tools that help other engineers gain the key insight from a large collection of test results.
    • Build and maintain framework for training and deploying Machine Learning models on large scale datasets.

    Job Qualifications:
    • 3+ years of experience with strong programming skills in Python (preferred)
    • Experience with a variety of SQL and NoSQL databases such as MySQL, PostgreSQL (preferred), MongoDB, and Redis.
    • Experience deploying and scaling high-traffic services with major cloud providers (AWS, Google, etc.)
    • A solid understanding of networking and core Internet protocols (e.g. TCP/IP, DNS, TLS, SMTP, HTTP)
    • Familiarity with front-end web frameworks such as Angular.js (preferred) or Javascript
    • Knowledge of cloud platforms such as Google Cloud Platform or Amazon Web Services (AWS)
    • C++ experience is a plus

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

     
    ]]>
    Thu, 23 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Oracle Techno - Functional - Business Analyst]]> Position Title:  Oracle Techno – Functional - Business Analyst

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Santa Clara, California.

    Job Requirements:
    • Interact with supply chain, finance and other business groups as necessary to create requirements documents, functional design, data mapping, process flows.
    • Create stories and help with estimation and completion.
    • Create functional test plans, cases, and scripts based on functional specifications and analysis of desired business outcomes.
    • Execute test cases, log and report defects.
    • Manage defects through the defect life cycle to ensure correction and closure.
    • Maintain overall quality metrics
    • Provide feedback on software usability and user experience.
    • Work closely with project team members and software developers to develop and enhance software solutions.
    • Perform regression and integration testing and coordinate on UAT sessions and communication with the users.
    • Participate in overall SDLC and project release efforts ranging in scope from small to large.
    • Configure and maintain test environments as necessary to support test efforts and ensure proper defect tracking

    Job Qualifications:
    • BS Computer Science, Information Systems Management or similar.
    • Proven 4+ years of Business Analyst experience with Enterprise Applications
    • 8+ years of ' Hands-on' experience with Oracle ERP systems, preferably R12, with strong knowledge of functional processes, setups and flows for Oracle Order Management, Inventory, Shipping Execution, Purchasing, Costing, Financial modules
    • Good understanding of Order to Cash, Procure to Pay, Accounting processes
    • Experience with implementation of Oracle ERP and customs bonded warehouse in China will be highly preferred
    • Strong technical background with an ability to evaluate customizations in Oracle EBS, PL/SQL packages and procedures, system setups with a focus to understand and enhance current solutions
    • Experience on building Integrations and interfaces to and from Oracle EBS
    • Experience in test planning, test case documentation and test effort estimations
    • Agile project delivery experience
    • Ability to learn new applications and business processes quickly
    • Excellent written & verbal communication, and analytical skills
    • Must be detail-oriented with the ability to analyze information and make logical conclusion
    • Work in global teams and support global cross-functional environment
    • Highly self-motivated, excellent organizational and time management skills

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Wed, 22 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Manufacturing Test Engineer]]> Position Title: Manufacturing Test Engineer

    Position Description: Our Bellevue client is looking to bring on an experienced Manufacturing Test Engineer for a 6 mo. contract with possible extensions.

    Job Requirements:
    • BS in Manufacturing Engineering preferred
    • 2-5 yrs. Electrical and Mechanical Test experience
    • Quality control experience
    • Automation experience - nice to have

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
    ]]>
    Wed, 22 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[SDE 2]]> Position  Title: SDE 2 

    Position Description:  Our client in Redmond is hiring several SDE 2' s for long-term contracts.

    Job Description:

    - Develop software programs of a complex nature, including operating systems, applications, and/or network products which may be for external customer use.

    - Design and perform analysis on moderately complex programs and systems.

    - Contribute to the development of processes and methodology. Assist in the development of assignments and schedules.

    Job Qualifications:

    • 3+ years of software development experience with .NET platform using C#.

    • 1+ years of C/C++.

    • Working knowledge of at least one of the following hardware interfaces such as USB, RS232, I2C, SPI.

    • Experience in test automation or manufacturing domains are a plus.

    • B.S. degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related technical field.

    • Proven ability to execute in all phases of the software development life cycle, resulting in high-quality software, delivered on time.

    • Demonstrated ability to work in a self-directed manner, seeking out areas that need attention.

    • Outstanding technical problem-solving skills and a passion to solve hard problems.

    • Exceptional communication skills which includes clear written and verbal communication as well as the ability to collaboratively identify requirements.

     

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

     
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    Wed, 22 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[SDET 1]]> Position Title:  SDET 1

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Redmond, Washington.

    Job Requirements:
    • Execution of automated tests and results analysis.
    • Test software releases for all platforms and report on testing status and bugs daily. Candidate should be detail oriented and prompt in daily reports.
    • Maintain Test environment and automation for various platforms.

    Job Qualifications:
    • Powershell experience is a plus.
    • Support the team with testing tasks as required.
    • Windows debugging experience will be an additional plus.
    • WiFi and BT testing experience preferred.
    • Flexibility in work timings maybe required at times.

    #LI-CW1

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Wed, 22 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[SDE 3]]> Position Title: SDE 3

    Position Description: Our client in Redmond is hiring several SDE3' s for long-term contracts.

    Job Description: 
    • Develop software programs of a complex nature, including operating systems, applications and/or network products which may be for external use.
    • Develop project plans, functional specifications and schedules for these products.
    • Design and perform analysis on complex programs and systems. Assist in determining product requirements and enhancements.

    Job Requirements:

    • 5+ years of software development experience with .NET platform using C#.

    • 2+ years of C/C++.

    • Working knowledge of at least one of the following hardware interfaces such as USB, RS232, I2C, SPI.

    • Experience in test automation or manufacturing domains are a plus.

    • B.S. degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related technical field.

    • Proven ability to execute in all phases of the software development life cycle, resulting in high-quality software, delivered on time.

    • Demonstrated ability to work in a self-directed manner, seeking out areas that need attention.

    • Outstanding technical problem-solving skills and a passion to solve hard problems.

    • Exceptional communication skills which includes clear written and verbal communication as well as the ability to collaboratively identify requirements.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    #LI-KK1
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    Wed, 22 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Software Test Engineer]]> Position Title:  Software Test Engineer

    Position Description:  Our Bellevue client  looking to bring on an experienced Software  Test Engineer with test-related experience;  ideally also with some web or database development experience.  6 mo. contract with possible extensions.

    Job Requirements:
    • BS/BA degree in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent work experience.
    • 3+ years professional experience in software test
    • Some Web or Database development experience - nice to have

    Test Experience with:
    • PHP or similar web programming language (Node, Java, Python, Ruby, C#/.NET)
    • Javascript, AJAX, and Javascript libraries like React or jQuery
    • HTML and CSS
    • MS SQL / Oracle / MySQL
    • C/C++ experience is desirable but not required

    #LI-JS1

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

     
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    Wed, 22 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Software Integration Engineer]]> Position Title:  Software Integration Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Sunnyvale, CA an experienced  Software Integration Engineer.  

    Job Requirements:
    • Assist with bringing new changes onto release branches
    • Debug and initial root-cause of bugs found by QA teams.
    • Identify/root-cause build/compilation errors.
    • Assist software teams to integrate new components into the system.
    • Identify opportunities for new tools to assist with debugging.

    Job Qualifications:
    • Excellent problem solving, debugging, troubleshooting skills.
    • Experience reading logs and crash dumps.
    • Experience with git, gerrit, github.
    • Experience with the android platform build system is a plus.
    • Experience working with Unity or Unreal apps is a plus.
    • Strong communication skills.
    • Ability to work with multiple teams to drive a solution.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Tue, 21 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Software Test Engineer, Audio]]> Position Title:  Software Test Engineer, Audio

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Sunnyvale, CA an experienced  Software Test Engineer.

    Job Requirements:
    • Help Create Software Quality Control (SQC) test plans and procedures
    • Write software to implement SQC test plan on various platforms: Unity C#, native C/C++, Unreal C++, Unreal Blueprints, embedded, etc.
    • Run tests to verify User interface components of audio plugins work properly and are free from defects
    • Write C#, C++, Blueprints code to verify that audio API’ s function properly
    • Run, analyze, and report results of software test suite on regular basis and/or create documentation to enable other members of the organization to do so.
    • Help write clear and thorough pedagogical sample code and documentation (i.e. help contribute to samples for customers and various documentation teams)
    • Create long term plan for automated testing.
    • Help troubleshoot and resolve software defects.
    • Collaborate on innovative audio signal processing software, spatial audio rendering, fidelity enhancement, and microphone signal processing.
    • Collaborate effectively and proactively within a team responsible for the design and deployment of a complex audio subsystem under strict schedule and architectural constraints.
    • Generate new and unique IP.

    Job Qualifications:
    • Solid C/C++, C# programming skills
    • Experience with professional software design tools and techniques: using software version control systems, defect tracking systems, performing regular code reviews of your own and/or other people’ s code, planning and operating in an Agile/Scrum type environment.
    • Knowledge of game engine architecture/ experience using common game engines such as Unity, Unreal
    • Self Starter, results oriented individual with solid technical, communication and passion for providing world-class software to customers

    Preferred Qualifications:
    • Experience/exposure to developing and writing Software Quality Control (SQC) test plans
    • Experience implementing SQC for software platforms or applications, including UI testing, unit tests, code coverage, smoke, functional, regression, compliance and other testing.
    • Experience with various platforms (Android/Linux/Mac/Windows); Android NDK; Github/Gerrit, Perforce.
    • Experience or strong interest in audio signal processing systems and applications in C/C++, Python or Matlab.
    • Interactive audio: Wwise, FMOD, or Fabric middleware; OpenAL, EAX; Max, Pure Data.
    • Knowledge of audio, acoustics, and psychoacoustics, capture, and spatial audio rendering technologies.

     

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

     
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    Tue, 21 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Senior Interaction Designer]]> Position Title: Senior Interaction Designer

    Position Description: Protingent has an opportunity for a Senior Interaction Designer at our client in Redmond, WA.

    Job Qualifications:
    • Bachelor' s degree in Industrial Design, Interaction Design, or related discipline or equivalent experience
    • 5 years of related experience
    • Skilled using Adobe Creative Suite packages, mainly Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign.
    • Proficient in key prototyping packages such as Axure, InDesign and HTML/motion graphics.
    • Proficiency in the use of software development collaboration tools such as Jira, Confluence, etc.
    • Familiarity with Software development processes
    • Experience with leading edge interface technologies such as displays, controls, etc.
    • Experience developing high technology products (hardware with applied software technology)
    • Experience developing medical devices
    • Strong ability to communicate ideas both verbally and visually.
    • Ability to effectively tailor and prioritize design processes and activities according to the needs of a project
    • Experience in design research and user testing
    • Passion for developing user-centric designs

    About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Mon, 20 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Technical Program Manager- Turnups]]> Position Title:  Technical Program Manager- Turnups

    Position Description: Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Menlo Park, California.

    Job Requirements:
    • Manage cross-functional site infrastructure projects in a matrix organization.  
    • Plan, coordinate & drive major new infra turnups and maintenance initiatives.
    • Support in critical Capacity Moves, Adds, and Changes (MAC) events in the data centers.
    • Develop and manage end-to-end project plans and ensure on-time completion.
    • Interface with technical & operational teams in driving project execution.
    • Identify operational pain points and opportunities to improve business practices and prioritize resources in areas that will deliver the greatest impact.
    • Review operational issues and determine if a technology solution is required or a process correction needs to be made.
    • Perform risk management and change management on projects.
    • Support in driving internal process improvements across multiple teams and functions.
    • Ensure there is sound communication between various groups and projects.
    • Maintain program status dashboards, wiki pages and provide frequent program updates.
    • Identify and communicate risks and adjustments to the overall program.
    • Provide day-to-day coordination and quality assurance for projects and tasks

    Job Qualifications:
    • 6-9 years of work experience in Project Management with a demonstrated track record of delivering business value using technology solutions in high-tech operations space.
    • Proven project management, interpersonal, and communication skills, with high attention to detail.  
    • Strong communication and coordination skills.
    • Must be proactive with proven ability to execute on multiple tasks simultaneously.
    • Ability to collaborate with different individuals across the organization and within other geographies, and roll-up the sleeves in order to accomplish all necessary tasks;
    • Strong organizational and time management skills.
    • Past experience in Software Engineering, IT Infrastructure, Data Center Operations is a plus

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Mon, 20 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Software Engineer]]> Position Title:  Software Engineer

    Position Description: Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Menlo Park, California.

    Job Requirements:
    • Work on a project for low-power rendering of human skin
    • Investigate various novel designs of neural networks for skin shading
    • Render new skin datasets and perform training of networks
    • Optimize network design for optimal execution

    Job Qualifications:
    • MSc in rendering or computer graphics
    • Experienced software developer with C/C++ Expert level knowledge skin rendering
    • Advanced understanding of machine learning
    • Neural network performance profiling and optimization.

    Preferred Qualifications:
    • Experience working with generative networks Hands-on experience with training networks for rendering
    • Experience with Mitsuba
    • Experience with pyTorch, Keras, or Tensorflow

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Mon, 20 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Quality Regulatory Business Systems Analyst]]> Position Title: Quality Regulatory Business Systems Analyst

    Position Description: Protingent has an opportunity for a Business Systems Analyst at our client in Redmond, WA.

    Job Qualifications:
    • Bachelor’ s degree 
    • At least 2 years’ experience working in Pharma/medical device industry. 
    • At least 3 years of direct experience with UDI, regulated systems and documentation. 
    • At least 5 years of experience implementing processes of increasing scope which have spanned multiple disciplines including Quality, Regulatory, Sourcing, Engineering, Production and IT 
    • Knowledge of US and international regulations such GMP, UDI, and EU MDR 
    • Requires an in-depth knowledge of the system development life cycle 
    • A demonstrated ability in creation of requirements and test script documents 
    • Demonstrated ability to document as-is business processes and to articulate designs using flow charts, swim-lane diagrams, value stream maps or other process documentation technique. 
    • Must show strong judgment and time management skills 
    • Must understand the components of running a fiscally successful project 
    • Excellent Communication (Verbal and Written), analytical and problem solving skills 

    About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Mon, 20 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Lab Technician]]>                              

    Position Title: Lab Technician

    Position Description: Protingent has an opportunity for a Lab Technician at our client in Bellevue, WA.

    Job Responsibilities:
    • Assist with procurement of supplies and services to support a machine shop.
    • Daily work may include creating work orders, purchase orders, and tracking work in process through the shop.
    • Proactively contact customers so they are aware of the status of orders including follow up on backorders and out of stock items.
    • Under the direction of senior production control and purchasing personnel, shop director or manager, develop work plan and create work orders in JobBoss.
    • Under the direction of senior production control and purchasing personnel, shop director or manager, develop schedule using the JobBoss scheduling module.
    • Purchase required materials using existing bill of materials.
    • And other duties as assigned.

    Job Qualifications:
    • Highly organized
    • Experience with MS Office Products
    • Familiarity with basic hand tools

    Preferred Qualifications:
    • Experience with MRP systems. Experience with JobBoss preferred.
    • Some knowledge of barcodes and barcode implementation.
    • SQL Database knowledge.
    • Crystal Reports knowledge.
    • Experience in a planning, purchasing position.
    • Experience working in a machine shop environment.

    About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Mon, 20 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Principal Systems Engineer]]> Position Title: Principal  Systems Engineer

    Position Description: Protingent has an opportunity for a Principal  Systems Engineer at our client in Kent, WA.

    Job Qualifications:
    • BS degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science
    • Must have 10+ years’ experience with aircraft cabin CMS/IFE systems
    • Aircraft Cabin CMS/IFE Systems, VVIP or Business Jet systems preferred
    • Audio/Video transmission over various medium including Ethernet
    • Embedded Ethernet system design and configuration
    • Certification of cabin electronics
    • System Requirements Definition Methodology
    • Familiarity with Audio/Video DRM concepts and implementation is a plus

    About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

     

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    Mon, 20 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Applications Engineer]]> Position Title: Applications Engineer

    Position Description: Protingent has an opportunity for an Applications Engineer at our client in Kent, WA.

    Job Qualifications:
    • BS degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science
    • Must have 10+ years’ experience with aircraft complex system integration, preferably with cabin electronics systems
    • Aircraft Cabin CMS/IFE Systems, VVIP or Business Jet systems preferred
    • Complex avionics system integration
    • Aircraft system installation and wiring design
    • Certification of cabin electronics
    • System Requirements Definition Methodology

    About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Mon, 20 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Narrative Systems Developer]]> Position Title: Narrative Systems Developer

    Position Description: Protingent has an opportunity for a Narrative Systems Developer at our AAA gaming studio client in Redmond, WA.

    Job Qualifications:
    • BS in Computer Science
    • 3+ years of professional software engineering experience with C++
    • Professional game development experience on one or more shipped titles
    • Professional experience working on gameplay or animation systems
    • Strong 3D math skills (linear algebra and trigonometry)
    • Experience with developing gameplay and animation systems
    • Communication, problem-solving, and debugging skills
    • Passion for creating great experiences for players
    • Professional experience on one or more shipped current-generation AAA titles
    • Experience working on camera systems is a plus
    • Experience building design or animation tools in the games (or related) industry is a plus

    About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Mon, 20 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Director of Manufacturing Engineering]]> Position Title: Director of Manufacturing Engineering

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting direct hire opportunity with our client in Bothell, Washington.

    Job Requirements:
    • Develop and direct the Manufacturing Engineering organization supporting product line(s) within the growing Vascular business unit. 
    • Oversee implementation of “ best in class” manufacturing methodologies through the application of engineering fundamentals, applied research, and Design for Manufacturability (DFM) principles. 
    • Drive continuous improvements in design, process, test operations, and tooling to improve quality, increase throughput and reduce cost of commercial products. 
    • Partner with R&D to facilitate new product development. 
    • Build Design For Manufacturability (DFM) and Design for Test (DFT) capability to drive excellence in manufacturing process, tooling and test development and support new product transfer to manufacturing, either from in-house R&D projects or acquisition activity.

    Job Qualifications:
    • Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering (ME, ChemE, or EE)
    • 12+ years experience in medical device manufacturing; minimum 7 years in management,  building and leading teams which support clinical and commercial products.
    • Experience working in a high volume, repetitive manufacturing environment; catheter manufacturing experience preferred.
    • Experience in strategic planning, risk management and project execution in a multi-disciplinary team environment.
    • Expertise in GMP, ISO 13485 and MDD requirements as applicable to this position.
    • Six Sigma project/ program leadership experience required.
    • Experience insourcing and outsourcing product lines.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Software Engineer III]]> Position Title: Software Engineer III

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Menlo Park and SF

    Job Requirements:
    • Develop data stream processing pipelines and user interfaces for system control/monitoring and human subject experiments

    Job Qualifications:
    • BS in CS or related field
    • 4+ years experience building modular, robust software in industry or 4+ research.
    • Experience developing data stream processing pipeline infrastructure, e.g., machine learning (ML) infrastructure Python, C++

     

    Preferred Qualifications:
    • Experience developing real-time software for Linux based systems
    • Experience in full stack development
    • Experience with data visualization frameworks
    • Experience in software benchmarking and performance optimization
    • Some product development related experience

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Thu, 16 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Software Engineer III]]> Position Title: Software Engineer III

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Menlo Park and SF

    Job Requirements:
    • Develop cloud-based infrastructure for secure data pipeline automation
    • Build tooling and infrastructure supporting machine learning experimentation pipelines
    • Work in collaboration with both industry and academic teams

    Job Qualifications:

    • BS in CS or related field
    • 4+ years' experience building modular, robust software in industry or
    • 4+ research
    • Experience developing infrastructure using cloud-based solutions (AWS, Azure, Google Cloud) for automated data pipelines Experience with various data storage solutions for both tabular and media data
    • Languages: Python, C++

     

    Preferred Qualifications:
    • Experience with HIPAA compliant infrastructures Experience building ETL pipelines

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Thu, 16 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Security Project Manager]]> Position Title: Security Project Manager

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Menlo Park

    Job Requirements:
    • The ideal candidate will have a passion for security and a commitment to project execution.
    • We are looking for someone with strong communication skills, previous experience coordinating projects and is able to work cross-functionally.
    • The Security Project Manager will join the Security Programs & Operations team.
    • As a member of this team, you will be managing projects end to end and proactively identifying and mitigating operational issues.
    • This role is located in our Menlo Park headquarters.

    Job Qualifications:
    • Define business and technical requirements from multiple teams
    • Experience with working with engineering teams
    • Clearly communicate goals and work with external vendor partners on executing operational tasks or driving feature enhancements
    • Mine data analytically and extract impactful operational insight (SQL, Python)
    • Data Visualization experience (Tableau, Excel, etc)
    • Ability to build and maintain reports, dashboards and metrics around performance
    • Ability to handle a number of simultaneous tasks while demonstrating urgency and ownership to drive tasks and issues to completion
    • Familiarity with Tier 1 & Tier 2 Help Desk type operations
    • Familiarity with AWS or other cloud computing environment.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Wed, 15 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Technical Program Manager, Performance Engineering]]> Position Title: Technical Program Manager, Performance Engineering

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Menlo Park

    Job Qualifications:
    • Triage and follow up on performance regressions on a daily basis.
    • Capture metrics and use data to measure impact and drive internal process improvements.
    • Follow-up with engineering teams to identify and prioritize solutions, resolve roadblocks and communicate risks.
    • Configure internal tooling to automate repetitive manual processes.
    • Ongoing communication of plans, project status, milestones, issues, and risks in a timely fashion to stakeholders.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Wed, 15 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[UI Developer]]> Position Title:  UI Developer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in San Ramon, California.

    Job Requirements:
    • Consistently deliver readable, maintainable and efficient code.
    • Troubleshoot programming problems independently and in peer groups.
    • Participate actively in Scrums, sprint planning meetings, and sprint retrospectives.
    • Rapidly mockup a proof-of-concept implementation of an idea and present to internal stakeholders.
    • Staying informed of new tools, libraries, and best practices and sharing ideas with the team for continuous improvement of the tool-chain and development process.

    Job Qualifications:
    • Need an experienced candidate who is strong in Node, Javascript, Angular,  or React  
    • Experience with front-end technologies such as  Javascript, HTML5, CSS, jQuery, AngularJS, Web Components, NodeJS
    • Experience with modern tooling (Eclipse / IntelliJ,  Maven, NPM, Grunt,  Git, Chef, Cloud Foundry, etc.)
    • Knowledge of Object Oriented Design, Software Design Patterns and Java coding principles Solid knowledge of algorithms, design patterns, and componentization approaches and security protocols Strong technical and analytical skills
    • Experience in software design patterns, problem solving and troubleshooting skills.
    • Experience with Polymer is a big plus

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Wed, 15 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Data Engineer]]> Position Title: Data Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Menlo Park

    Job Requirements:
    • Apply proven expertise and build high-performance, scalable data warehouse application
    • Securely source external data from numerous global partners Intelligently design data models for optimal storage and retrieval
    • Deploy inclusive data quality checks to ensure high quality of data
    • Optimize existing pipelines and implement new ones, maintenance of all domain-related data pipelines
    • Ownership of the end-to-end data engineering component of the solution
    • Collaboration with the program' s SMEs, data scientists Data Engineer will rotate on an On-Call shift as needed to support the team.

    Job Qualifications:
    • 5+ years' experience in data engineering, proven expertise of applying
    • 5+ DWH/ETL best practices
    • proficiency in LAMP and the Big Data stack environments (Hadoop, MapReduce, Hive) competence with relational databases (Oracle, MySQL)
    • experience working with enterprise DE tools
    • ability to learn in-house DE tools quickly coding and scripting experience with Python, Java, PHP, SQL, CLI

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Wed, 15 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Business Analyst III]]> Position Title: Business Analyst III

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Menlo Park

    Job Requirements:
    • Work in project team for analyzing asset data, proposing process improvement, and driving system enhancements for asset management.
    • Drive weekly team output while select side project based on interest and business need.
    • Pull data query from asset management system, HR table, 3rd party vendor database and other data sources and convert into story-telling charts/graphs for root cause analysis or process improvement opportunities.
    • Able to run SQL queries, data extract and automation opportunities for project team to improve efficiency.
    • Assist in solution testing, debugging and documentation and system issue support.
    • Able to build Tableau dashboard and provide business analysis on trend, proposals and insights for output gain and provide information for management for decision making.

    Job Qualifications:
    • Ability to use VLOOKUP, pivot table and other functions in Microsoft Excel proficiently.
    • Ability to gather data from multiple sources and compile it into a user-friendly format, ensuring it meets customer needs
    • Ability to develop new reporting based on an in-depth understanding of customer needs
    • Project or intern experience in inventory control or material management.
    • Ability to run basic SQL queries and build Tableau dashboard
    •   Education: Bachelor' s degree in engineering, industrial engineering, supply chain management, business or economics majors.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Wed, 15 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Senior Linux and Embedded Software Engineer]]> Position Title: Senior Linux and Embedded Software Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Menlo Park

    Job Requirements:
    • Design, develop, code, test and debug system software
    • Write device drivers, unit tests and create software documentation
    • Work closely with cross functional leads to build demos and prototypes to test core concepts, technology edges, and the intersection of tech with human interaction
    • Work with 3rd party and open source software
    • Debug product, bring up boards and resolve issues on hardware platforms
    • Feature and system testing and verification

    Job Qualifications:
    • Experience with embedded systems development/firmware
    • Detailed knowledge of electrical engineering theory and practical applications
    • Experience with Linux and driver development
    • Proficiency with C Experience with common hardware interfaces like SPI, I2C, UART, USB, DMA, Flash and GPIO' s
    • Excellent analysis and problem solving skills
    • Excellent written and verbal technical communications skills

    Preferred Qualifications:
    • Knowledge about simulation tools not necessary, but a plus Experience with kernel development
    • Experience with Android Knowledge of operating systems, device drivers, ARM
    • Knowledge of hardware/software integration of cameras and video
    • A willingness and desire to take initiative

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Wed, 15 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Analog Design Engineer]]> Position Title:  Analog Design Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Westlake Village, CA.

    Job Requirements:
    • Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
      • Create transistor level designs of circuits such as PLLs, SerDes, custom analog and logic blocks to meet specification
      • Verify designs using circuit-level and behavioral-level simulations using Cadence design such as Virtuoso Schematic XL, Layout XL, Analog Design Environment XL and Verilog.
      • Validate circuit performance in the lab using tools such as LabView, Python scripts, and electronic testing equipment (high-speed oscilloscopes, logic analyzers, etc)

    Job Qualifications:
    • Bachelor' s or Master’ s or PhD degree in Electrical Engineering or related field
    • Intuitive, analytical, and creative understanding of transistor-level circuit design
    • Hands-on analog design experience in advanced CMOS or BICMOS technologies 90 nm and below.
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Mon, 13 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Electrical Engineer 1]]> Position Title:  Electrical  Engineer 1

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Redmond Washington for an experienced Electrical  Engineer 1.

    Job Requirements:
    • The team is currently looking for a Camera imaging quality/Camera tuning engineer with expert knowledge in image processing, color science and subjective image quality.
    • Candidate must familiar with both objective and subjective image quality measurement techniques.
    • Candidate has to optimized Image Signal Processor partially or completely in the consumer product in a fast paced product development environment.

    Job Qualifications:
    • 3+ years’ experience working in the color imaging field, experience in camera IQ tuning is definitely plus.
    • Demonstrated expert knowledge of color science, image processing and image quality. Extensive experience working with subjective image quality on consumer product Demonstrated strong knowledge of IQ attribute such as Color, Tone, Noise, and Sharpness.
    • Experience and Knowledge of Matlab, Imatest and ICC workflow required.
    • Experience in C/C++, psychophysics, and statistical analysis is definitely plus but not required.
    • Willing to travel up to 15%.
    • Education: A BS or MS in Color Science, Imaging Science,
    • Computational Photography, Electrical Engineering or related degree.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

     

     
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    Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Test Tech]]> Position Title:   Test Tech

    Position Description:  Our Eastside client is looking to bring on a Test Tech to their growing team for a contract opportunity with potential for conversion to FTE 

    The ideal candidate would have HW functional test experience (component and machine) on electro-mechanical devices and some SW UI testing/quality assurance experience basic LCD screen testing, etc.

    Job Qualifications:
    • 2+ years experience 
    • HW functional test experience using oscilloscopes and  rotometers, etc.
    • SW UI Testing experience - basic LCD screen button  testing 

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

     
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    Thu, 09 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Software Engineer - Operations]]> Position Title:  Software Engineer - Operations

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting direct hire opportunity with our client in Portland, Oregon.

    Job Requirements:

    • A strong attitude of service towards co-workers and customers
    • At least 4 years of experience in relevant software engineering/operational roles
    • Experience with Puppet and scaling internet-facing server infrastructure
    • Experience with shell scripting and at least one programming language
    • Strong understanding of Linux, including the Linux networking subsystem (we primarily use Debian and OpenWRT)
    • Experience with Cloud environments such as AWS and Linode, and physical server hardware management
    • Experience with SQL and Postgres
    • Self-starter approach to identifying and accomplishing goals
    • Natural ability to incrementally troubleshoot technical problems
    • Understanding of networking fundamentals
    • Strong desire to learn and grow
    • Ability to participate in an on-call rotation

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Thu, 09 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Qualitative Researcher]]> Position Title:  Qualitative Researcher

    Position Description:   Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Menlo Park, CA.

    Job Requirements:
    • Collaborate with product leadership to test new experiences for advertisers and inform product design and strategy
    • Design research studies that drive strategic and tactical product decisions around hardware and software
    • Leverage various qualitative research methodologies to answer the research questions of product team
    • Partner with other research teams to leverage best practices for different types of research questions
    • Deliver actionable insights to product teams and document findings for other teams to build upon in future research efforts
    • Partner with data science, product marketing, design, engineering, and other stakeholders

    Job Qualifications: 
    • Minimum 3 years of experience in applied product research (preferably in Ads, Enterprise, Tech, Financial/Health Tech, and related areas)
    • Experience working with stakeholders, developing research protocols, executing on those protocols, analyzing data, reporting results, and following through with teams for them to take action
    • Prior experience conducting exploratory research, concept tests and usability test; experience with leveraging analytics to inform qualitative research plans
    • Clear and concise communication skills.
    • Master' s Degree is required in one of the majors below:
      • Human Computer Interactions
      • Human Factors
      • Ethnography
      • Psychology / Psychological Science
      • Industrial Engineering
      • Applied Psychology fields

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Wed, 08 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Build and Automation Engineer]]> Position Title: Build and Automation Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Redmond Washington for an experienced Automation and Build  Engineer:

    Job Requirements: 
    • The Build and Automation Engineer delivers high-quality builds for testing software updates.
    • Automation of build and workflow processes, plus build verification tests (BVT). This role requires collaboration with software engineers in development, test, as well as build infrastructure teams with the aim of improving the team’ s build and test services. 
    • Integration of drivers and firmware within source code control system (e.g., TFS).
    • Configuration management of drivers and firmware within existing build infrastructure.
    • Investigate, debug and resolve defects when builds break.
    • Build verification testing (BVT) – Implement additional services which enable BVT to reliably catch and report problems sooner (before builds are released to test team).
    • Improve automation – Add services which eliminate manual procedures and reduce errors. * Improve release automation – Implement new services which reduce errors in Windows Update publication process.
    • Recommend and make improvements to core build infrastructure

    Job Qualifications:
    • At least two years of PowerShell scripting experience.
    • At least one year of C# experience.
    • Solid debugging skills (to troubleshoot build failures) 
    • Pays attention to details: the build processes are very detail-oriented, We need someone who does high quality work. 
    • At least one year of experience working with build infrastructure (e.g., GNU make or similar tools).
    • Proficient oral and written communications skills.
    • Collaborates well in a team environment

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    #LI-WL1
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    Wed, 08 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Optimization Software Engineer]]> Position Title: Optimization Software Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Westlake Village, California.

    Job Requirements:
    • Develop thorough understanding of the various architectural and software tradeoffs and how to jointly optimize code for rapid execution on various hardware
    • Creating and optimizing mathematical models, simulations and algorithms

    Job Qualifications:
    • BS, MS, or PhD in Engineering, CS, Math or any other related technical area that has a strong mathematics background
    • Experience in parallel computing techniques and model development including working knowledge of CUDA and GPU programming is required
    • At least 5+ years of coding in a structured environment involving mathematical modeling, optimization and analysis desirable
    • Experience writing software in Python, C++11/14, or similar language is required
    • Knowledge of deep learning and related tools such as TensorFlow a plus

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Wed, 08 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Systems Engineer]]> Position Title: Systems Engineer

    Position Description: Protingent has an opportunity for a Systems Engineer at our client in Kent, WA.

    Job Qualifications:
    • BSEE or CS
    • iOS Xcode Interface Builder knowledge
    • C and Lua programming skills
    • Ethernet/IP knowledge

    About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Wed, 08 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Customer Firmware Engineer-NVMe Products]]> Position Title: Customer Firmware Engineer-NVMe Products

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in San Jose, California.

    Job Requirements:
    • Analyze, debug, and resolve firmware issues observed at domestic and international customer sites as well as at local and overseas development centers.
    • Triage and root cause system, driver, and device interoperability issues at customer sites.
    • Collaborate with core development teams to extract and analyze debug information and implement and deploy firmware patches.
    • Assist customers by running or inspecting their tests at onsite locations.

    Job Qualifications:
    • BS in Computer/Electrical/Electronic Engineering or Computer Science, and 3 years of relevant experience in software or firmware or a MS Computer/Electrical/Electronic Engineering or Computer Science is required.
    • Have significant direct experience with drivers or firmware in a storage technology such as NVMe or PCIe, and SATA
    • Strong experience in C/C++ for embedded systems is required.
    • Hands on experience with UART/JTAG/ICE debuggers, firmware debugging and protocol analyzers, is preferred. Skills & Abilities:
    • Demonstrated ability to work as a team member, as part of a local and globally distributed team.
    • Good oral and written skills for communication and documentation of technical information
    • Open to frequent and possible extended domestic and/or international travel.
    • Is comfortable working in a multinational environment and understands how to leverage cultural diversity.
    • Ability to work well with internal and external customers

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

     
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    Wed, 08 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Hardware Test Engineer 1]]> Position Title:  Hardware Test Engineer  

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Redmond Washington for an experienced  Hardware Test Engineer 1:

    Job Requirements: The successful applicant will perform electro-optical display testing of tablet-class devices by using automated optical measurement test equipment and writing and maintaining scripts for automated test instrumentation. The tasks involve using optical test set-ups such as hard/soft mounts, operating instrumentation, and following instructions to reprogram display driver boards and load OS and UEFI codes. The job also includes troubleshooting displays and test set-ups, and logging, analyzing, and summarizing data. The candidate should expect to work with minimal supervision. Availability to provide after-hours support when required is a plus.

    Job Requirements:
    • Minimum AA/BS in Physics, Engineering, Optics, or similar field.
    • 1-2 years or more experience in hardware testing/electronics debugging.
    • Programming and automated test platforms (e.g. C++, C#, VB.NET, LabView).
    • Basic electronic skills (read schematic drawings, understand and troubleshoot circuit diagrams, simple hardware modifications).
    • Computer skills (WinOS, MS Office).
    • Good written and oral communication skills.
    • Experience with electronic displays and display optical measurement equipment (imaging colorimeters, spectroradiometers, integrating spheres, optical detectors and components, oscilloscopes).

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

     

     
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    Tue, 07 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Product Designer]]> Position Title:  Product Designer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Menlo Park, California.

    Job Requirements:
    • Give and solicit feedback from other designers in order to continually raise our bar for quality.
    • Partner with PMs, engineers, researchers and content strategists to oversee the user experience of a product from conception until launch (and then some)
    • Take broad, conceptual ideas and turn them into something useful and valuable for our billion+ users.
    • Design flows and experiences that are incredibly simple and elegant.
    • Contribute to high-level strategic decisions with the rest of the product and executive teams.

    Job Qualifications:
    • You possess excellent communication skills (you should be able to clearly articulate your design decisions)
    • Some experience with front-end programming (you should be able to code up a simple web site and/or an application)
    • The ability to think at a high level about product strategy and vision (not just ' how it should look' but ' what we should build')
    • Experience in building and shipping applications or software with end-to-end (hybrid UX and UI) product design.
    • Must have an online portfolio featuring examples of interaction design process and work.
    • Must have experience designing B2B / Enterprise software.
    • Must have experience in big data and visualization projects.
    • Bachelor' s degree (Masters preferred) in HCI, Cognitive Engineering or related field.3 + years of application design.
    • 3+ years of application design.
    • 3+ years of visual design.
    • 3+ years of interaction design.
    • Experience designing for diverse groups of people (international audiences, multi-language localization, accessibility for people with disabilities, etc.)

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Tue, 07 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Software Test Engineer]]> Position Title:  Software Test Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Hayward, California.

    Job Requirements:
    • Analyze and review product specifications to ensure product quality, safety, reliability, and testability.
    • Develop and document test protocols for verifying the functionality and safety of electromechanical subsystems.
    • Execute test runs, interpret test results, and identify & document encountered defects.
    • Work closely with other testers and developers to coordinate testing efforts and to resolve issues.
    • Support software engineering tooling and initiatives related to testing automation and performance testing.

    Job Qualifications:
    • Bachelor’ s degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or related field; graduate degree a plus.
    • 5+ years in a software test engineer role performing testing of embedded control software for medical devices.
    • Experience working in a regulated industry.
    • Familiarity with requirements-based testing.
    • Familiarity with ALM tools for requirements, test, and issue tracking (e.g. Helix, Rational).
    • Good working knowledge of Windows and Linux.
    • Software design skills and experience using C++ and common scripting languages (Shell / Bash, Python, etc.).
    • Familiarity with version control systems (e.g. Git, TFS).
    • A passion for creating robust and reliable products.
    • Good communication skills, including experience writing technical documentation.
    • Excellent analytical, problem solving and critical thinking skills.

    Preferred Qualifications:
    • Experience with tools for automated testing of web applications such as Selenium.
    • Experience working in a process driven team environment.
    • Familiarity with medical device development and regulations.
    • Experience with radiation therapy systems especially desired.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Mon, 06 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Mechanical Engineer]]> Position Title: Mechanical Engineer

    Position Description: Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Wilsonville, Oregon. They will be responsible for the mechanical design and performance of complex custom automated equipment from concept through release, manufacturing, customer acceptance, installation and customer follow-up.

    Job Requirements
    • Develop  innovative designs that meet or exceed customer' s requirements and expectations.
    • Prepare  design concepts in a team environment.
    • Prepare  accurate cost estimates for equipment in the concept stage of development.
    • Select  cost effective, reliable design components and coordinate  with purchasing for timely delivery.
    • Coordinate  development and maintenance of accurate bills of materials.
    • Provide  technical direction and problem resolution during assembly and start-up.
    • Design and detail components and assemblies as related to the manufacture and assembly of custom automation equipment.
    • Design and detail component parts and assemblies to meet the specific needs of each internal department and design intent specifications.
    • Create 2D drawings and Bills of Materials (BOMs) for system release.
    • Perform Self Check and Peer Review of drawings and BOMs prior to release to ensure accuracy.
    • Execute revisions to BOMs and drawings per redlines and feedback from Manufacturing and Engineering.
    • Analyze tolerance stacks of assemblies for capability of assembly and fabrication.
    • Active member of development team; willingness to work with other internal and external customers.
    • Hands-on involvement and desire to verify fit and function of design intent.

    Job Qualifications:
    • Excellent mechanical aptitude.
    • Ability to use CAD systems such as SolidWorks to create drawings highly desired.
    • GAMP 5 experience preferred.
    • Ability to use PC’ S to do conventional word processing, navigate the Internet, and utilize internal systems for drawing access, component tracking, email, etc.
    • Ability to perform from oral or handwritten instructions.
    • Ability to work in a team environment.
    • Good interpersonal, communication, and time management skills.
    • Ability to read, write and understand English.
    • BSME or equivalent experience required.
    • 3-5 years of recent machine design required.
    • Familiarity with machine control systems and experience with pneumatic systems.
    • 3D solid modeling CAD expertise (SolidWorks or AutoDesk Inventor) with application of GD&T principles.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Mon, 06 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[SDET 2]]> Position Title:  SDET 2

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Redmond, Washington.

    Job Qualifications:
    • Bachelor' s degree in Computer Science and some business/functional knowledge
    • 5 plus years software testing experience, 1 year in a Windows client/server environment.
    • Powershell
    • Batch scripting
    • Familiarity with Visual Studios
    • 1 year development and/or database administration experience using a Microsoft product.
    • Solid knowledge of software quality assurance practices.
    • Ability to read logical and physical data model diagrams. Ability to read and write C/C++ required.
    • Knowledge of personal computer hardware may be needed.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

     

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    Mon, 06 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Senior Compliance Engineer]]> Position Title: Senior Compliance Engineer

    Position Description: Protingent has an opportunity for a Compliance Engineer at our client in Redmond, WA.

    Job Qualifications:
    • BSEE or related
    • 5+ years’ experience with safety standards, product compliance and certifications.
    • Familiarity with IEC standards for medical devices, such as IEC 60601-1 and IEC 60601-2-4, ISO 17025, ISO 14971,
    • CE-Mark, Technical Documentation Files and safety agencies like UL, CSA, TUV and BSI
    • Familiarity with high-voltage circuits and isolation.
    • Familiarity with test and measurement equipment operation such as dielectric, leakage and ground impedance
    • testers and DVMs.
    • Good computer skills with mid-range knowledge of Word, Excel and PowerPoint
    • Good written and verbal communication skills.
    • Understand basic analog circuits and components.
    • Familiarity with safety standards evaluation, test and certification processes.

    About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

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    Thu, 02 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Senior Electrical Engineer]]> Position Title: Senior Electrical Engineer

    Position Description: Protingent has an opportunity for a Senior Electrical Engineer at our client in Redmond, WA.

    Job Qualifications:
    • BSEE or related
    • 10+ years directly related experience
    • Experience and success with concept-to-production engineering, including high-level design, detailed design, schematic entry, simulation, layout management, prototype assembly logistics, board bring-up, lab debugging, system integration, design verification, and manufacturing handoff.
    • Complete understanding and wide application of technical principle, theories, and concepts in the field of electrical engineering, including but not limited to power supplies, precision low-level analog designs, A/D and D/A converters, battery chargers and monitor circuits, microcontroller/microprocessors, and programmable logic designs
    • Experience with eCentral or other product lifecycle management tools.
    • Knowledge of the IEC 60601-x standards.
    • Experience with signal processing, algorithm development, and data analysis.
    • Experience with Cadence SPB, or equivalent, for schematic capture and PCB layout.
    • Experience with circuit simulations tools
    • Proficient with MS Office tools.
    • Experience with electromechanical embedded system design, including packaging for portability and ruggedness
    • Experience with embedded software design
    • Demonstrated understanding of, and ability to follow, good electrical development processes.
    • At least three years experience developing products in a regulated industry such as medical or avionics, including demonstrated design experience in safety-critical hardware design.

    #LI-CW1

    About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Thu, 02 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Electrical Engineer]]> Position Title: Electrical Engineer

    Position Description: Protingent has an direct hire opportunity for an Electrical Engineer at our client in Seattle, WA.

    Job Qualifications:
    • BSEE with  5+ years of experience in power, motors, controls, mechanisms,  pnuematics etc. 
    • Ability to read and interpret electrical schematics
    • Circuit board hardware and firmware
    • Project management experience
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    About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

     
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    Wed, 01 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Optical Network Provisioning Engineer]]> Position Title:  Optical Network Provisioning Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Menlo Park, California.

    Job Requirements:
    • Deploy, configure, and support a large-scale production optical network that spans ULH terrestrial, regional metros and subsea networks, interconnecting data centers and Point of Presence (POP) sites across EMEA.
    • Create and maintain Engineering Design Packages for metro, regional and long-haul DWDM rings/systems.
    • Provide technical expertise to field installation team Perform Optical Network turn up and testing Perform network maintenance, repair and upgrade tasks as needed.
    • Ability to troubleshoot network build issues independently Reviewing Acceptance Documents provided by vendors and subcontractors deploying equipment on our network.

    Job Qualifications:
    • Demonstrated hands-on experience deploying optical networks.
    • Experience with field-based work in POPs, carrier hotels, data centers and Central Office environments.
    • Experience with optical test equipment and solid optical troubleshooting skills using OTDR, OSA, BERT and optical power meters.
    • Experience with configuring optical equipment (preferably Ciena 6500, Waveservers)
    • Familiarity with Control Plane, Flexgrid, and CDC architecture

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Wed, 01 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Optical Fiber Engineer]]> Position Title:  Optical Fiber Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Menlo Park, California.

    Job Requirements:
    • Provide technical guidance for all fiber related issues and escalations
    • Project manage team that performs Fiber Characterization testing
    • Develop fiber standards and acceptance criteria for dark fiber
    • Work with fiber providers to improve fiber loss, reflectance, and other issues
    • Build quality control around fiber delivery ensuring minimal issues for deployment teams
    • Lead documentation efforts around dark fiber
    • Provide signal to deployment teams about current fiber inventory and estimated fiber delivery dates
    • Audit current dark fiber inventory and document findings

    Job Qualifications:
    • Experience with fiber delivery - OSP/ISP.
    • Understand physical site requirements for optical transport installation, power, space, and fiber.• Basic knowledge of DWDM technologies
    • Ability to run and analyze OTDR traces
    • Experience ordering dark fiber cross connects from 3rd party colocations
    • Experience troubleshooting fiber issues
    • Ability to manage workload of a small team of engineers

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Wed, 01 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Design Engineer]]> Position Title:  Design Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Redmond, Washington.

    Job Requirements:
    • Implement algorithm blocks as RTL code as defined in the Micro Architecture.
    • Implement RTL using HLS and System Verilog.
    • Support DV team for verification of blocks.
    • Assist with synthesis and timing closure.
    •   Work with FPGA engineers to perform early prototyping.
    • Support handoff and integration of blocks into larger SOC environments.
    • Assist with Algorithm analysis, verification and improvement.
    • Contribute to ASIC digital architecture, design and verification.
    • Ability to document and communicate clearly

    Job Qualifications:
    • 5-8 years of experience as a Digital Design Engineer.
    • Experience with HLS Catapult tool is a big plus but not a must.
    • Experience in RTL coding, Lint/CDC tools, synthesis and LEC tools
    • HLS coding using Catapult and Xilinx Vivado tools.
    • System Verilog OVM/UVM DV experience. Python (or similar) scripting experience.
    • ASIC design experience

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Wed, 01 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Design Verification Engineers]]> Position Title:  Design Verification Engineers

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Menlo Park, California.

    Job Requirements:
    • Write and augment existing testplans.
    • Implement testbench and scoreboards / checkers.
    • Implement test sequences as per plan and debug failures.
    • Achieve 100% functional and code coverage.
    • Work closely with designers, micro architects & f/w to resolve issues.
    • Ability to communicate & articulate clearly progress / issues with project leads

    Job Qualifications:
    • 5+ years of proven experience as a DV engineer
    • Hands on experience with SV and UVM
    • Hands on Experience with executable test plans and Coverage Driven verification
    • Hands on Experience with Synopsys VCS / Verdi or Cadence Incisive tools
    • Familiarity with C/C++

    Preferred Qualifications:
    • Python (or similar) scripting language
    • ASIC design experience

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Wed, 01 Aug 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Technical Program Manager]]> Position Title: Technical Program Manager

    Position Description: Protingent has an opportunity for a Technical PM at our client in Seattle, WA.

    Job Qualifications:
    • BS or MS in Computer Science or Engineering
    • 3-8 years of Program managing projects with Firmware, Software and User design teams and elements.
    • Experience working with teams through the product development life cycle, including processes like Agile, Waterfall systems, etc.
    • Ability to deliver high quality software against aggressive schedules
    • Familiarity with bug tracking software and triaging processes (Jira or similar)
    • Familiarity with Project Management software for creating schedules and managing backlogs and sprints (MS Project)
    • Experience with full lifecycle app development including design, develop, test, deploy/release to app store.
    • High level understanding of business flow, feature usage/priority, and product strategy
    • Knowledge of Bluetooth & Bluetooth Low Energy is ideal
    • Knowledge of audio processing and algorithms is also beneficial

    About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

     
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    Tue, 31 Jul 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Software Engineer]]> Position Title:  Software Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Menlo Park, California. 

    Job Requirements:
    • Will code high-volume software, suggest, collect, and synthesize requirements and create effective feature roadmap.
    • Work with senior engineering staff to migrate this framework & infrastructure within Facebook’ s Intern stack, using hack PHP, JS, React, Python, etc
    • Design and configure role-based access and change management controls within these tools to appropriately restrict functionality/data access for System Administrators, Managers, Reviewers, etc, as well as surface appropriate level of change logging for audit transparency
    • Migrate historic data from varied sources to new DB(s)

    Job Qualifications:
    • Knowledge of at least one of the following languages: Proficiency in PHP or React
    • Knowledge of JavaScript or other procedural programming languages
    • BS Degree, 3+ Years of Experience

      About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Tue, 31 Jul 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Oracle Database Engineer]]> Position Title:  Oracle Database Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Menlo Park, California. 

    Job Qualifications:
    • Well versed with Oracle databases installations, upgrades, migrations, patching, diagnosis, troubleshooting.
    • Implement and support Oracle Exadata
    • Implement and support Oracle RAC/ASM
    • Implement high availability and disaster recovery for Oracle databases
    • Administer and support Oracle Databases
    • Implement pro-active monitoring and alerting
    • Provide day-to-day operations, production support and 24x7 on-call
    • Proactive monitoring, administration, and planning for our critical financial databases.
    • Provide Technical design documentation, installation guide, best practices and weekly project status documentation
    • Should be able to adapt to DevOps model.
    • Oracle Core DBA skills consisting of but not limited to:
      • Oracle Exadata
      • Oracle RAC
      • Oracle Physical Standby
      • Issues Troubleshooting
      • Performance Tuning 
      • SQL Tuning
      • Python
      • CHEF
      • Oracle APPS DBA, other database flavors is a plus.

     

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

     
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    Tue, 31 Jul 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Digital Asset Manager]]> Position Title:  Digital Asset Manager

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Pleasanton, California. 

    Job Requirements:
    • Act as system librarian and define Metadata fields and ensure consistency
    • Define Taxonomy and ensure the DAM users are using it right
    • Act as a gatekeeper for any asset which flows into the DAM
    • Define file naming system that are rigorous and scalable, allowing users to quickly search and discover marketing assets
    • Collaborate across internal departments and regions in the development and modification of digital workflows as well as external partners to gain further efficiencies
    • Responsible for daily operations of ingesting, curating, organizing, and general asset maintenance and management in the DAM system, and associated issue management
    • Responsible for digital asset lifecycle maintenance including asset expiration and digital archiving.
    • Become immersed in the Marketing environment to gain a thorough understanding of Workday’ s needs.
    • Organization and maintenance of large libraries of Global Marketing digital assets including, but not limited to images, mechanicals, video, and digital reference files.
    • Act as the gatekeeper for any asset that flows into the DAM. Timely fulfillment and delivery of asset orders and inquiries.
    • Populate DAM tool with visual elements such as images, videos, layout files and logos; including any associated metadata as appropriate and necessary.
    • Maintain and enforce accurate population workflow procedures with vendors or internal client asset owners who have population and workflow responsibilities.
    • Maintain clean folder/organizational structure of asset management system. Define file naming system that will allow users to quickly search and find marketing assets.
    • Meta-tagging of digital assets as appropriate and necessary.
    • Prioritize projects and deadlines, as needed.
    • Upload assets/files to vendors and partners as needed.
    • Work closely with Digital, Brand and Creative Managers to ensure project goals, details, and deadlines are met.
    • Simple Photoshop/Illustrator work to modify images, UIs, etc.
    • Continually manage, and work to improve the quality of department processes and deliverables.
    • Identify unique ways to organize and manage the entire digital asset lifecycle from creation to distribution, production, and archiving.
    • Demonstrate an understanding of legal issues around asset use and create solutions that serve both creative and legal requirements.
    • Create clear and detailed case studies/user stories and reporting/acceptance criteria to identify and prioritize requirements and workflow.
    • Participate in the development and maintenance of asset metadata models incorporating industry standards and Workday’ s unique requirements.
    • Understand tools available internally and externally to devise solutions that are flexible for our organization’ s use while making our process more efficient.
    • Schedule, and facilitate DAM user training for different audiences both internal and external to Workday.

    Job Qualifications:
    • Ability to make cognitive decisions about filing taxonomy to facilitate efficient file storage and retrieval.
    • Demonstrated success working with digital asset management solutions and workflows in a complex enterprise creative environment.
    • Proven success as a key member of a matrixed, cross-functional team; able to work equally well with people in business, creative, and technical positions.
    • Able to apply sound judgment while working independently within tight timelines.
    • Outstanding attention to detail and commitment to excellence.
    • Excellent oral and written communicator, with great interpersonal skills; able to forge trusting relationships within a diverse team.
    • Fanatical about creating order from disorder; understands the “ correct” level of process to apply to different projects.
    • Solid technical background, experience managing technical projects, and/or hands-on technical experience.
    • Understands software development methodologies and timeline Proficient in Adobe Creative Cloud products.
    • Demonstrated commitment going above and beyond to help customers, system users, or patrons in solving problems or locating information.
    • BA/BS degree
    • At least 3-5 years of digital management experience
    • Ideally, experience in Adobe DAM solutions

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

     
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    Tue, 31 Jul 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Process Development Research Engineer]]> Position Title:  Process Development Research Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Redmond, Washington. Work in the clean room environment to perform photolithography and microfabrication process development. Perform clean room processes, such as lithography, metallization, etching and material characterization. The candidate will work closely with an interdisciplinary team of engineers, scientists, and technicians in an interactive environment to develop microfabrication processes and manufacturing capability. 

    Job Requirements:
    • Perform  a full suite of microfabrication processes including; photolithography, wet and dry etch, thin film deposition and characterization.
    • Improve and develop wet and dry etch processes on silicon and glass wafers
    • Prepare SOPs (Standard Operating Procedures) for a bunch of equipment and train engineers and scientists as needed
    • Troubleshoot all assigned equipment problems, monitor operation of equipment and inventory of supplies (wafers, resists, developers, solvents, acids, etc.)
    • Schedule maintenance, repair and installation of equipment as needed.
    • Summarize and communicate findings accurately to engineering team and management as needed

    Job Qualifications:
    • 3 years of hands on experience with the following processes; photolithography, wet etch, dry etch (RIE, ICP, DRIE), and thin film deposition (Sputter, E-beam, PECVD)
    • Hands on experience on metrology tools: surface profiler, and thin film thickness measurement systems
    • Knowledge of materials, methods, and tools used in lithography and process development
    • Must be hands-on, team player, self-motivated and capable of completing tasks with minimum supervision in a dynamic environment.
    • Knowledge of safety practices in clean room environment
    • Good communication skills and capable of working efficiently in collaboration with people of various educational and technical backgrounds.
    • Ability to approach unfamiliar subjects with curiosity and an eagerness to learn new skills
    • Bachelor’ s degree in Engineering, Physics, Chemistry, or related field required; graduate degree preferred

    Preferred Qualifications
    • Master’ s degree or PhD in Engineering, Chemistry, physics, or related field
    • Have been actively working at WNF (Washington Nanofabrication Facilities) or used that facility before.
    • Research experience in MEMS and soft lithography & familiarity with PDMS processing is a plus
    • Strong process development and validation skills

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Tue, 31 Jul 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Business Analyst 1]]> Position Title:  Business Analyst 1

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Menlo Park, California.

    Job Requirements:
    • Work in project team for analyzing asset data, proposing process improvement, and driving system enhancements for Facebook asset management.
    • Drive weekly team output while select side project based on interest and business need.
    • Pull data query from asset management system, HR table, 3rd party vendor database and other data sources and convert into story-telling charts/graphs for root cause analysis or process improvement opportunities.
    • Able to run SQL queries, data extract and automation opportunities for project team to improve efficiency.
    • Assist in solution testing, debugging and documentation and system issue support.
    • Able to build Tableau dashboard and provide business analysis on trend, proposals and insights for output gain and provide information for management for decision making.

    Job Qualifications:
    • Ability to use VLOOKUP, pivot table and other functions in Microsoft Excel proficiently.
    • Ability to gather data from multiple sources and compile it into a user-friendly format, ensuring it meets customer needs o Ability to develop new reporting based on an in-depth understanding of customer needs o Project or intern experience in inventory control or material management.
    • Ability to run basic SQL queries and build Tableau dashboard
    • Education: Bachelor’ s degree in engineering, industrial engineering, supply chain management, business or economics majors.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Tue, 31 Jul 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[System Emulation Engineer]]> Position Title:  System Emulation Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Mountain View, California.

    Job Requirements:
    • Prior experience with hardware emulation (Synopsys ZeBu-S3, Cadence Palladium XP II/Z1) – must have
    • Strong scripting skills (Python, Ruby, TCL, Shell etc.) – must have
    • Prior experience with RTL (synthesizable) coding, Verilog coding preferred – must have
    • Expertise in waveform debugging using Verdi – must have
    • Experience in C/C++/System-C programming – must have
    • Excellent hands-on experience with SOC verification
    • Excellent communication skills and demonstrate the desire to take on diverse challenges
    • Experience with Verilog/SV will be a plus
    • Design verification knowledge on UVM, transactor model, assertion, coverage will be a plus
    • PCIe knowledge a plus
    • x86_64 knowledge a plus
    • Minimum BS (EE or CS) required with over 7 years relevant experience.

    Job Qualifications:
    • Developing, implementing and deploying simulation acceleration and emulation using Synopsys ZeBu-S3, Cadence palladium Z1.
    • Create synthesizable/emulate-able models for some modules of the system.
    • Develop methodology/tool flow for running system tests/SW applications/boot OS on emulator.
    • Use emulator effectively to test various areas of the chip using simulation acceleration, coverage, and power aware emulation.
    • Help reproduce post-silicon failures on emulator and help with reproduction of failures in emulator on simulation.
    • Closely work with RTL/verification/design/SW engineers for debug and root-cause.
    • Develop and debug related RTL models, assertions, collateral.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Mon, 30 Jul 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[System Level Verification]]> Position Title:  System Level Verification

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Mountain View, California.

    Job Qualifications:
    • Verilog knowledge – must have
    • C/C++ coding a must – must have
    • Strong scripting skills (Python, Ruby, TCL, Shell, Perl etc.) – must have at least one
    • Unit/Chip/Full system level ASIC Verification skills, and debug skills (using waveforms and Verdi source level debug  ) – must have
    • Block/unit level verification skills using OVM/UVM – must have
    • Basic system level knowledge {CPU + caches + GPU + multi-media engines + Southbridge}   must have
      • System level knowledge/verification does not mean signal integrity checking, electrical checks, EMC checks, thermal checks, ATPG testing on a board, DFT/DFx testing, static timing analysis, lint checking
    • Excellent communication skills and demonstrate the desire to take on diverse challenges
    • Board level debug with logic analyzers, scopes a plus
    • Experience working with x86_64 architecture a plus
    • Experience working with PCI-Express a plus

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    Job Description

    Core Responsibilities:

    As a unit/chip/system verification engineer you will be involved in developing, debugging test environments as well as tests. You will also be involved in receiving and testing RTL and test bench drops from vendors and integrating these into verification environment(s). Closely work with RTL/verification/design/SW engineers for debug and root-cause. Develop and debug related RTL models, assertions, collateral. Scripting and UVM coding as required.

    Education

    Minimum BS (EE or CS) required with over 5 years relevant experience.
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    Mon, 30 Jul 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Firmware Engineer 2]]> Position Title:  Firmware Engineer 2

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Redmond, Washington.

    Job Requirements:
    • As an embedded firmware engineer you will be responsible for creating and maintaining firmware running on embedded consumer electronics. 
    • You will have responsibilities spanning all aspects of product bring-up and test:  write, debug, and integrate new device drivers, protocols, and other firmware code across embedded product line. 
    • Interacting with Hardware, OS, Test, Operations and various other cross-functional teams.   Review board schematics and data sheets. 
    • Utilize oscilloscopes, logic analyzers, and other test equipment to troubleshoot hardware/software issues. 
    • Enable test strategies for new components in upcoming products. 
    • Support product development builds locally and remotely.

    Job Qualifications:
    • BS, MS or PhD in EE required and/or 10-15 years of relevant experience.
    • Hands-on experience in design, development and launch of high-volume consumer electronic product is a must.
    • Strong knowledge of Operating Systems principle.
    • Demonstrable programming skills in C and C++.
    • Experience and understanding of firmware design tools (IAR is a plus) and languages. 
    • Understanding of basic testing, coding, and debugging procedures.
    • Experience with of standard protocols such as USB, I2C, MIPI, and/or wireless technologies (Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, or other).
    • Strong problem solving and debugging skills for multi-processor systems with I2C/SPI, USB and other interconnect bus.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Mon, 30 Jul 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Executive Assistant]]> We are seeking a highly skilled administrative professional to provide a wide range of administrative, planning, and executive level support services to our group of leaders of our administrative departments, including the COO, CFO, and GC.
    The Executive Assistant supports the Administrative leaders with managing calendars, document preparation, information coordination, project management, and relationship management.
    This individual will often serve as the first point of contact, requiring effective and competent interaction and communication with senior  level professionals  both internally and externally.  
    This  position works both independently and in close collaboration with stakeholders at multiple levels of the organization.

      Primary Job Responsibilities 
    • Calendar Management.  Manage  and maintain complex calendars in a dynamic environment,  requiring frequent  re-prioritization and shifting of appointments.  Make appropriate, informed decisions regarding available  time.  May include rescheduling, postponing, or  relocating meetings to optimize the available resources as well  as  participants’ time.  Keep executive teams apprised of calendar,  action items, agenda preparation and materials coordination.
    • Meeting Management.  Schedule  and manage internal  and external meetings, as well as video and teleconferences.  This includes coordination of all  event  logistics and details such as facilities set-ups, catering, travel  arrangements and itineraries, meeting documentation and presentation preparation.
    • Materials Preparation. Research  and prepare materials to be presented to the Board of Directors and/or its committees, internal programs and projects, and  for  use by the executives in resolving complex or sensitive problems.
    • Document Preparation. Compose  routine  correspondence including letters, memos, emails, and timely  responses to actionable requests.  Proofread and edit documents for  content, spelling and grammar and typographical  errors.  Create  presentations, spreadsheets and  administrative standard procedures for  the executives supported.
    • Communications Coordination. Facilitate  smooth  and effective communication as first point of contact for the executives supported.  Screen,  direct, and respond to incoming calls and inquiries.  Screen and  prioritize communications making independent judgments  and using discretion  to route or compose responses as appropriate.
    • Financial Management.  Handle/coordinate administrative purchasing for  department. Assist  in maintaining  department budget and expense reconciliations tracking  business  expenses and receipts and preparing expense reports. 
    • Document Retention and Management. Organize  and  maintain filing system, including databases and shared network space for the  executive team.
    • Special Projects. Coordinate  activities  within the department, between other  departments and outside parties. This may include being a visitor liaison, and coordinating moves. Actively  drive special projects as assigned.
    • Collaborating. Work as a positive and collaborative member of the various teams across the organization, including other administrative assistants and other administrative functions.
    • Other. Assists in other administrative functions as required.

      REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS 
    • High School diploma with 9 years of administrative assistant experience OR Bachelor’ s  degree with 5 years of experience in an administrative assistant capacity supporting intermediate level or  higher.
    • 3+ years of experience supporting  senior/executive leaders.  
    • Experience  coordinating/managing  multiple projects.
    • Experience with MS Office applications,  including  Outlook, Word, Excel and  PowerPoint. 

    PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
    • 7-10 years of experience in an administrative assistant capacity.
    • Able to use judgment and experience to plan and prioritize work that involves some difficult problems and/or decisions; has advanced skills and uses a high degree of innovation, analysis and reasoning to complete work.
    • Can effectively work with minimal supervision and have considerable latitude for independent judgment.
    • History of producing work product that is consistently complete and accurate with little need to check it.
    • Able to maintain commitment to goals in the face of obstacles and frustrations, has strong sense of urgency about solving problems and getting work done.
    • Has a mindset of continuous improvement and learning and stays composed when faced with new situations or instructions.
    • Ability to  maintain confidentiality of information.
    • Demonstrated ability to look for ways to add value beyond immediate requests.
    • Ability to consistently act in a professional manner that takes into account the situation and context.
    • Possesses strong oral and written communication  skills, including business writing and attention to detail.
    • Tailors communication (e.g., content, style, medium) to diverse audiences; reads cues from listeners to assess when and how to change planned communication approach to effectively deliver message; effectively communicates with all organizational levels.
    • Able to quickly learn new  technologies.
    • History of consistently being accountable for measurable, high-quality and timely work.
    • Prior experience in a finance or legal environment.
    • Ability to  create complex slide decks with  embedded charts in PowerPoint.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

     

     
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    Fri, 27 Jul 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Salesforce Developer]]> Position Title:  Salesforce Developer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Pleasanton, California.

    Job Requirements:
    • Act as the development lead on multiple projects from requirements gathering through solution design, build, testing and deployment
    • Perform the build activities to deliver a solution from the design stage to a funtional application
    • Develop applications using the Force.com platform (Apex classes/triggers, VisualForce pages, Web Services API), related web technologies (CSS3, HTML5, Ajax, JavaScript) and other enterprise programming languages such as Java
    • Integrate enterprise applications such as Salesforce with analytical platforms and other applications via integration tools using SOAP or REST web service protocols
    • Execute unit tests and write Apex test classes for code coverage.
    • Use development tools such as Eclipse IDE (for source code editor, debugging and deployment) and GIT (for source code and version control)
    • Participate in design and code reviews to ensure development quality
    • Deploy metadata (configuration and code) to different environments via tools such as Ant and Flosum
    • Use tools such as Data Loader for data export, backup and migration between environments
    • Design user interfaces and create corresponding ERD (Entity Relationship Digram) using Lucid Chart or similar tools to represent the data models and illustrate reltionships between database elements
    • Create process flow diagrams to represent the logic and algorithms used to implement the business rules and requirements.

    Job Qualifications:
    • Minimum 7 years of solid SFDC development
    • Clear insight of Salesforce platform best practices, coding and design guidelines and governor limits
    • Strong proficiency in writing Apex code and triggers, VisualForce pages & components, SOQL, SOSL, etc.
    • Expertise in declarative config - workflow, process builder, formulas, validations etc.
    • Experience integrating Salesforce with external systems using connectors, SOAP/REST API
    • Salesforce Certified Platform Developer
    • Apttus CPQ certified (201 and/or 202)
    • Experience in configuring, managing and customizing the Apttus CPQ (Configure Price Quote) and CLM (Contract Lifecycle Management)
    • Experience with Apttus Advanced Workflow Approvals, Apttus Wizard, and X-Author for Excel
    • Experience with Apttus admin settings, Apttus custom settings and Echosign settings
    • Experience with Apttus Products and Pricing, Shopping Cart functionality, Quoting and Quote Templates
    • Knowledge in developing and deploying solutions using Salesforce Lightning (Lightning Design System/Lightning App Builder/Lightning components)
    • B.S. in Computer Science, MIS or related field.
    • Must be a good team player and a quick learner
    • Capable of interacting with technical and functional teams and communicating challenges and risks.
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Thu, 26 Jul 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Audio Processing Embedded Engineer]]> Position Title:  Audio Processing Embedded Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting direct hire opportunity with our client in San Francisco, California.

    Job Requirements:
    • Development and integration of embedded real-time audio processing in Consumer Electronics, for technical OEM customer integration and support in state-of-the-art signal-processing algorithms with OEM.

    Job Qualifications:
    • BSc (or MSc) in one of: Electrical Engineering, Software Engineering, Computer Science, Communications
    • Basic theoretical background in digital signal processing
    • Good knowledge of Android and Linux programming
    • Programming skills in C and C++
    • Basic knowledge of Windows and Visual-Studio programming
    • At least 3 years of experience

    Preferred Qualifications:
    • Background with real-time DSP processors
    • Background with Android native and OS programming
    • Experience with developing real-time algorithms for embedded systems or DSP processors
    • Java programming

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Thu, 26 Jul 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[SDE 3]]> Position Title:  SDE 3

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Redmond, Washington.

    Job Requirements:
    • Developing processes, tools, automation for TFS based Software / Firmware build system and delivering SW/FW Builds for Surface projects.
    • Required to interact across the groups, understand requirements, define standards, processes and deliver tools and automation to successfully meet those requirements.

    Job Qualifications:
    • Bachelor' s degree in Engineering, Computer Science or related field.
    • 7 years of Software Engineering or DevOps experience.
    • 5 years of experience as a SW developer.
    • 3 years of development experience using C# / .Net with experience interacting with, or developing RESTful web services.
    • 3 years of experience using PowerShell to automate build and post-build related tasks. (e.g., packaging; machine configuration; software installation and deployments).
    • 3 years of experience MSBuild process customization (e.g., custom targets and tasks; item batching).
    • Experience with TFS " vNext" Build (TFS 2015/2017 or VSO) is a plus but not required.
    • Strong communication and problem solving skills is required.
    #LI-GM1
    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Thu, 26 Jul 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[PCB Designer]]> Position Title:  PCB CAD Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has  exciting long contract opportunities  with our client hiring multiple PCB CAD Engineers in Mt  View, Calif. Job Requirements:
    • Schematic capture, symbol creation, placement, connection, netlist and BOM generation using Orcad Capture CIS or Cadence Concept Design Entry HDL.
    • Complete Placement and Layout of HDI Circuit Board Designs and FPC’ s with Cadence Allegro PCB Editor.
    • Generate all Fab and Assembly Packages (ODB++ or IPC-2581).
    • Interface with EE and ME staff for design development and solving board level related issues.
    • Work in a collaborative environment with multiple designers on a single design.

    Job Qualifications:
    • Proficient in Cadence Allegro PCB Editor and Constraint Management
    • Experience with Analog design layout techniques
    • Experience with RF design layout techniques (plus)
    • Experience with Switch Mode Power Supply layout techniques
    • Experience with Impedance Control and Transmission Line Theory
    • Experience with Downstream BluePrint and CAM350 (plus)
    • Excellent organization and communications skills
    • Ability to work well with a diverse group of dedicated professionals Required Experience
    • 5 to 10 Years Industry Experience performing PCB Design using Cadence Allegro PCB Editor.
    • Capable to taking a hand drawn schematic or concept and deliver a fully assembled PCBA and have recent layout experience in PC, Tablet and motherboard designs.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

     
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    Thu, 26 Jul 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Data Analyst IV]]> Position Title: Data Analyst   IV

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Menlo Park, California.

    Job Requirements:
    • Be a leading authority on survey tooling, design, methodology, and analysis: work with partners to design surveys that are statistically sound and built to appropriately measure desired constructs.
    • Use expertise in survey research to figure out the right audiences, sampling strategies, triggering events, and cadence
    • Analyze survey data to identify trends, conduct root cause analysis, and find opportunities to improve Building 8 products
    • Work with stakeholders to make recommendations and build action plans based on findings
    • Prepare documents and materials for leadership meetings, reviewing results and presenting strategic product recommendations

    Job Qualifications:
    • 5+ years of data analytics in consumer devices or equivalent experience
    • 5+ in user research and survey design and analytics
    • Experience in survey design, analytics, and action planning
    • Program and project management expertise
    • Experience with different survey tools (e.g., Qualtrics, SurveyMonkey)
    • Advanced skills with Microsoft Excel manipulating very large datasets is required
    • Comfort with ambiguity, uncertainty, and a dynamic program landscape
    • Willingness to shift from high-level critical thinking to stepping in and helping to drive implementation alongside functional teams
    • BA/BS preferably in Psychology, Marketing Research, Behavioral Economics, Social Sciences (e.g., Anthropology, Sociology), Data Science, Mathematics or similar field Masters or PhD in relevant field preferred

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Thu, 26 Jul 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Sr. Database Developer]]> Position Title:  Senior Database Developer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting direct hire opportunity with our client in Bothell, Washington.

    Job Requirements:
    • Designing, developing and maintaining business intelligence solutions
    • Helps design and maintain global data warehouse architecture, data ingress and egress processes
    • Ensure data and reporting governance is executed
    • Streamlining the client reporting process from request to production, maximizing value
    • Develop and maintain reports and visualizations using current toolsets, such as: PowerBI, OTBI
    • Translate business needs to technical specifications
    • Maintain and support data analytics platforms (e.g. MicroStrategy, Power BI, OTBI)
    • Create tools to store data (e.g. OLAP cubes)
    • Conduct user acceptance testing and troubleshooting
    • Design and Develop Databases in SQL Azure Cloud environment
    • Build Pipelines in Azure Data lake and Data Facotry
    • Design and Build Big Data Environment, Hadoop, Hive and Cosmos.
    • Evaluate and improve existing BI systems
    • Collaborate with teams and conduct system integrations
    • Develop and update technical documentation
    • Carry out other reasonable tasks as required by the Line Manager.

    Job Qualifications:
    • Proven experience as a BI Manager, BI Developer or BI Analyst
    • Pharmaceutical and/or Med Tech industry experience is preferred
    • Background in data warehouse design (e.g. dimensional modeling) and data mining. Must be fluent with Data/SQL concepts.
    • In-depth understanding of database management systems, online analytical processing (OLAP) and ETL (Extract, transform, load) framework
    • Familiarity with BI technologies (e.g. Microsoft Power BI, Oracle BI)
    • Knowledge of SQL queries, SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) and SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS)
    • Proven abilities to take initiative and be innovative
    • Analytical mind with a problem-solving aptitude
    • BSc/BA in Computer Science, Engineering or relevant field
    • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, with a strong service orientation. Must enjoy working with users.
    • Experience using agile methodologies such as Scrum or Kanban
    • Ability to troubleshoot and understand root cause
    • Ability to develop requirements for reporting based on user input and needs.
    • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, with a strong service orientation. Must enjoy working with users.

    #LI-CW1

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Wed, 25 Jul 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Industrial Designer]]> Position Title:  Industrial Designer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Menlo Park, California.

    Job Requirements:
    • Human centered in nature, this role will include user research, trend mapping, product definition, and positioning.
    • It will also encompass design specific activities such as inspiration, iterative concept generation, and detailed design execution through a deep understanding of user behaviors, market, manufacturing, and technology constraints.
    • Candidates for this role will reflect excellence in aesthetic and functional sensibilities while simultaneously addressing the various challenges presented throughout the product development process.
    • This role will be highly hands-on, creative, and collaborative across user research, user interaction, marketing, brand, and engineering activities.
    • To succeed in this role candidates will exercise the ability to think both strategically and tactically using the design tools necessary to create, communicate and execute meaningful products.

    Job Qualifications:
    • 5+ years of experience as an industrial designer developing consumer electronics and related products.
    • 3+ years of experience leading design projects and directing development activities.  
    • Experience with sketching and working within iterative prototyping processes.
    • Experience with 3D CAD modeling and rendering tools.
    • Experience with problem solving and collaboration.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Wed, 25 Jul 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Assembly/Test Technician]]> Position Title:  Assembly/Test Technician

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Redmond, Washington.

    Job Qualifications:
    • Pick and Place Operation (Manual or Automated)
    • Manual assembly of small precision components
    • Experience with basic test instruments (power supply, oscilloscope, digital volt meter)
    • Following written process instructions
    • Process documentation/record process steps/process monitoring
    • Following material safety procedure/handling
    • Operate vacuum pump, compressor
    • Familiar with Excel (creating basic in cell functions), Word, PowerPoint
    • Experience with microscope operation

    Preferred Job Qualifications:
    • CNC Operation Experience (Not mills/lathes explicitly)
    • Adhesive dispensing
    • Experience curing adhesives as per manufactures instructions (UV and Thermal Cure)
    • Experience with wire bonding equipment
    • CAD experience (minimal)
    • Soldering experience

    #LI-JS1

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

     
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    Tue, 24 Jul 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[SDET]]> Position Title:  SDET

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Redmond, Washington.

    Job Requirements:
    • Analyze designs and develop overall test plans, perform repeatable testing procedures and processes for hardware.
    • Verify installation instructions, APIs, triggers, stored procedures, referential integrity, hardware product, or system specifications.
    • Interpret and modify code as required including  C# (must have), C/C++, batch files, Python, Java, SQL queries, stored procedures and/or triggers.
    • Identify and define project team quality and risk metrics.
    • Provide assistance to other testers.
    • Application/System/Inter-System level issues will be the major focus in addition to designing and developing robust automated test harnesses.
    • Willing to travel internationally at times to support manufacturing activities. You must be able to work well with international contract manufacturers.
    • The job scope includes application/system performance, threading issues, bottleneck identification, writing small footprint and less intrusive code for critical code testing, tackle system/application intermitted failures, etc.
    • Require enterprise level configuration skills.

    Job Qualifications:
    • 3+ yrs.software testing experience including automation testing, device test, and system function/ performance test.
    • Must have general knowledge of software quality assurance practices.
    • Must have the ability to read and write in C#.
    • Knowledge of personal computer hardware and consumer electronics is highly preferred.
    • Experience on communication with cross-function team preferred.
    • Writing testing script experience may be required.
    • Demonstrated project management ability required.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

     

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    Tue, 24 Jul 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Sr. Firmware Engineer]]> Position Title:  Sr. Firmware Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in San Jose, California.

    Job Requirements:
    • Design and development of high performance firmware and software for cutting-edge enterprise SSD products.
    • Debug, optimize, and validate SSD firmware on complex embedded multi-core architectures.
    • Support customer qualification and adoption of SSD products.
    • Participate in ground-breaking advanced SSD storage development and research projects

    Job Qualifications:
    • BS and 6+ years’ experience / MS and 4+ years’ experience, in Computer/Electrical Engineering or Computer Science, of relevant experience in embedded firmware development.
    • Strong programming experience and demonstrated proficiency in C/C++ for embedded systems, including development of algorithms, manipulation of complex data structures, and implementing highly optimized code.
    • Some programming experience in scripting languages such as Python.
    • Relevant hands on experience in embedded software or firmware development, including storage devices or other embedded platforms.
    • Experience with ARM or equivalent embedded multi-core microprocessor architectures.
    • Hands on experience with JTAG/ICE debuggers such as Lauterbach and protocol analyzers such as LeCroy is preferred.
    • Storage industry experience and familiarity with storage protocols such as SAS/SATA/SCSI/FC/NVMe protocols.
    • Project name is available: RGX – SAS Firmware Development

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Mon, 23 Jul 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Software Engineer]]> Position Title:  Software Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Seattle, Washington.

    Job Requirements:
    • Partner with internal stakeholders to understand business requirements, work with cross-functional data and products teams and build efficient and scalable data solutions.
    • Build data expertise and own data quality for allocated areas of ownership.
    • Optimize and maintain existing pipelines and implement new ones.
    • Produce ad hoc analyses to aid team in understanding patterns and trends in incoming data
    • Help analyze, visualize, and provide analytics on data to build dashboards and reporting solutions to support multiple team projects
    • Proactively identify recurring needs and create fully automated pipelines.
    • Work with data infrastructure and data engineering teams to triage infra issues and drive to resolution. Monitor

    Job Qualifications:
    • Python and SQL coding are a key basis and fundamental need for this software engineer role.
    • 2+ years hands-on experience with Linux and shell scripting years
    • 2+ hands-on experience in MySQL database administration, implementation
    • 2+ and maintenance years hands-on experience in SQL or similar languages
    • 2+ and development experience in at least one scripting language
    • Data architecture, data modeling and schema design skills Ability to analyze data to identify deliverables, gaps and inconsistencies.
    • Experience working with enterprise DE tools, ability to learn in-house DE tools quickly
    • Excellent communication skills and proven experience in leading data driven projects from definition through interpretation and execution
    • Ability to initiate and drive projects with all stakeholders

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Mon, 23 Jul 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[RF Test Engineer]]> Position Title: RF Test Engineer

    Position Description:  Our Eastside  client is looking for an RF Test Engineer for a long-term contract role.

    Job Qualifications:

     • Evaluate the impact of system noise on the WLAN 802.11abgn/ac and proprietary wireless radios

     • Automated TIS measurements in Bluetest reverberation and Satimo chambers, calibrating test systems

     • Qualify various EMI gasketing and shielding solutions to mitigate noise

     • Disassemble prototype products, change out various internal components, find noise contributors

     • Experiment and make hardware modifications to find and eliminate RF noise issues, e.g. copper tape, soldering, design of experiments, etc

     • Collect data on multiple prototypes to get statistical desense of population

     • Work with automation engineer to automate various types of manual tests

     • Use internal and external automated software programs for data collection

     • Automated (and manual) near-field probing

    Job Requirements:

     • Hands-on experience with RF equipment, cables, connectors, and antennas

     • Spectrum analyzers, network analyzers, measurement antennas, and reverb or anechoic chambers

     • CMW500 or other signaling test equipment

     • Take apart and reassemble consoles, install EMI gaskets, inspect motherboard, chassis, and other components

     • Ability to organize and collect data for complex configurations of test conditions and  DUTs, and communicate exact results to team

     • Run commands and automated tools that require basic cmd usage

     • Understanding of wireless system, link budget, TRP and TIS, noise figure, antenna gain and pattern, impedance matching, s-parameters, spurious emissions, shielding, near-field vs far-field

     • Flexible to handle last-minute test needs multi-task multiple requests

     •  BSEE or related, experience desired

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Network Engineer IV]]> Position Title:  Network Engineer IV

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Menlo Park, California.

    Job Requirements:
    • Schedule and perform caching appliance deployments, testing, and repair.
    • Manage project timelines to support turn-up within expected completion intervals.
    • Proactively contribute to automation and processes as they evolve.
    • Work closely with Traffic Engineering teams as new equipment and technologies are integrated into the production network.
    • Use internal tools and scripts to configure, monitor, and repair services.
    • Perform detailed troubleshooting remotely, engage and manage vendors as needed to resolve hardware issues.
    • Monitor incident queue, take ownership or distribute to team members
    • Work with ISPs to turn up new capacity.
    • Engage and or escalate as needed to troubleshoot out-of-service nodes.
    • Participate in on call activities and follow escalation process to support the infrastructure 24/7

    Job Qualifications:
    • 5+ years of network operations experience while supporting large-scale service provider, datacenter, and/or enterprise network infrastructure.
    • Experience with Content Delivery Networks and Internet Peering strategies.
    • Experience in Linux operating systems.
    • Experience with routing and switching technologies and protocols, particularly TCP/IP, IPv6, BGP.
    • Experience to capture and analyze traffic.
    • Experience with engagement, escalation, and participation in ongoing deployment projects.
    • Experience in Queue Management for tasks, incidents and vendors.
    • Experience in fiber-optic technology including cable types, connector types, optic types, patch panels, and optical transport technologies.
    • Experience in analyzing situations, troubleshooting, systems and tools, and problem solving.
    • Programming and scripting capabilities are strongly desired.
    • Ability to work within a global team in a fast-paced and dynamic environment with
     
    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Thu, 19 Jul 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[PCB Library Engineer]]> Position Title: PCB Library Engineer

    Position Description: Protingent has an opportunity for a PCB Library Engineer at our client in Kent, WA.

    Job Qualifications:
    • BSEE or related
    • 5+ years PCB Design/Engineering with Altium
    • Altium Designer and Nexus including backend server/database maintenance
    • SolidWorks experience
    • Design for manufacturability, electrical schematic diagrams, low EMI, high speed and differential digital
    • RTCA DO160
    • Rapid prototyping and mechanical component specification is a plus

    About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Thu, 19 Jul 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[IT Manager]]> Position Title:  IT Manager

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting direct hire opportunity with our client in Portland, Oregon.

    Job Requirements:
    • Leadership responsibility for the IT and Corporate Security Team
      • Provide day to day direction to small IT team (Currently 2 IT engineers)
      • Ensure Corporate IT infrastructure scales to meet PacStar Growing Employee base
      • Evolve PacStar’ s Security Posture to be compliant with New Contract Imposed security standards
      • Perform hands-on IT functions as workload demands.    This is a “ player/coach” position.
    • Provide oversight and definition to support PacStar Facility requirements
      • Prime contact for facility expansion activities (Power, IT, HVAC)
      • Provide cross functional team leadership for facility expansions
      • Prime contact for facility issues in existing buildings
    • Provide for ‘ continuity of operations’ off-site IT and Phone infrastructure
      • Continuous Back-up/restore capability of critical corporate data
      • Restoration and communication procedures in the event the PacStar facility is made unavailable for an extended period of time.
    • Ensure department provides tier I and II hardware and software support for in-house and remote personnel
    • Ensure department provides installation, diagnose, repair, maintain, and upgrade PC hardware and equipment to ensure optimal workstation performance
    • Server maintenance and support including recommending solutions for monitoring and improving performance
    • Create IT solutions to key IT requirements such as:
      • Email solutions (Exchange, Outlook, Spam-filtering, Email Archiving)
      • Server and Laptop Backup and archiving
      • Enterprise-wide Antivirus/Anti-phishing
      • Software patch management for packages such as Windows, Adobe, etc.
      • Network configuration and simplification
      • Implementation and roll-out of VPN and remote access solutions
    • Assist other team members with IT projects
    • Create end-user instructions and IT policy documents
    • Training to users on applications and processes
    • Development/updating of network and IT system diagrams
    • Troubleshoot problem areas (in person, by telephone, or via e-mail)
    • Performance requires physical attendance
    • Other duties as assigned

    Job Qualifications:
    • Extensive Working technical knowledge of current protocols and operating systems such as:
      • TCP/IP
      • DNS
      • DHCP
      • Windows 2000/XP/Vista, Microsoft Office 2002/2003/2007 (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Project and Visio)
      • Active Directory
      • Adobe (Acrobat, and Photoshop)
      • SQL Server
      • Internet Explorer
      • IPSec VPN and Firewalls
    • Working technical knowledge of PC internal components:
      • Hard drives
      • Network interface cards
      • Memory
    • 10+ years’ experience with network (Cisco) and server (Windows Server) configuration and administration
    • 10+ years’ experience with desktop support including PC hardware and desktop applications, and enterprise applications
    • Proficient in creating IT documentation in MS Word and Visio formats
    • Ability to present ideas in user-friendly language
    • Ability to lift and carry up to 40 pounds of equipment at least 40 feet
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills
    • Accuracy and attention to detail is a must
    • Must be able to self-organize workloads and manage all deadlines

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Wed, 18 Jul 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Senior Electrical Engineer PM]]> Position Title:  Senior Electrical Engineer PM

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract to hire opportunity with our client in San Jose, California.

    Job Requirements:
    • Engage early in the proposal process to help assess and understand clients’ needs
    • Provide electrical engineering input for project planning, budgeting and risk management
    • Participate on product development teams consisting of mechanical, electrical, firmware, and industrial designers with responsibility for the quality and content of electrical engineering project work, including interaction and collaboration with clients
    • Contribute engineering knowledge and experience on a wide range of early-stage projects, including technical feasibility, architecture generation, power budgeting, etc.
    • Circuit development and analysis, including schematics and simulation, component specification, BOM development, and sourcing
    • Inform, oversee, and review PCB layouts
    • Project manage the project work, including that of additional on-site or remote team members
    • Liaise with contract manufacturers, including manufacturing quality and test planning
    • Bring-up, debug and qualify PCBs and electrical / firmware sub-systems
    • Maintain a high standard of customer service and professional guidance
    • Embody and promote a results-oriented culture of teamwork, respect, excellence, integrity, and accountability
    • Conceptualize ways of providing new and improved value to our customers

    Job Qualifications:
    • Bachelor’ s of Science in Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering. 
    • Plus 10 years experience, preferably in a product development environment.
    • At least 2 years of electronics experience taking board and system level products successfully from design to production.
    • Solid experience with microprocessors (8, 16, 32 bit) and interfaces such as, I2C, UART, SPI, DDR
    • Solid experience in sensor interfaces and control, covering the wide spectrum of the analog to digital realm of product development
    • Solid familiarity with firmware development for embedded systems (firmware coding experience a plus)
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    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

     
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    Wed, 18 Jul 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Senior Electrical Engineer]]> Position Title:  Senior Electrical Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract to hire opportunity with our client in San jose, California.

    Job Requirements:
    • Bachelor’ s of Science in Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering
    • Plus 10 years experience preferably in a product development environment
    • At least 4 years of electronics and firmware experience of developing embedded system products
    • Solid experience with developing firmware for microprocessors (8, 16, 32-bit)
    • Solid experience in sensor interfaces and control, covering the wide spectrum of the analog to digital realm of product development

    Job Qualifications:
    • Engage early in the proposal process to help assess and understand clients’ needs
    • Provide electrical, firmware and software engineering input for project planning, budgeting and risk management
    • Participate on product development teams consisting of mechanical, electrical, firmware, and industrial designers with responsibility for the quality and content of electrical engineering project work, including interaction and collaboration with clients
    • Firmware and software development, including selecting, setting up and supporting multiple integrated development environments.
    • Develop test programs and procedures for unit testing of electronic product systems or subsystems
    • Contribute engineering knowledge and experience on a wide range of early-stage projects, including technical feasibility, architecture generation, proof-of-concepts, etc.
    • Circuit development, including schematics, component specification, BOM development, and sourcing
    • Bring-up, debug and qualify PCBs and electrical / firmware sub-systems
    • Maintain a high standard of customer service and professional guidance
    • Embody and promote a results-oriented culture of teamwork, respect, excellence, integrity, and accountability
    • Conceptualize ways of providing new and improved value to our customers

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Wed, 18 Jul 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[SDE 2]]> Position Title:  SDE 2 (Windows Device Driver)

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Redmond, Washington.

    Job Requirements:
    • Develop software programs of a complex nature, including operating systems, applications, and/or network products which may be for external customer use.
    • Design and perform analysis on moderately complex programs and systems.
    • Contribute to the development of processes and methodology.
    • Assist in the development of assignments and schedules.

    Job Qualifications:
    • Experience troubleshooting and debugging software defects in Windows device drivers
    • Broad  knowledge of Windows OS, especially kernel mode, and experience in debugging
    • Windows drivers (KMDF/UMDF) experience  required.
    • Strong communication skills.
    • Bachelor' s degree in Engineering, Computer Science or related technical field, Master' s degree may substitute for a portion of the related experience, or equivalent work experience/training.

    #LI-JS1

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Wed, 18 Jul 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Mechanical Engineer]]> Position Title: Mechanical Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Los Angeles.

    Job Requirements:
    • Develop mechanical harware designs from initial concepts through early trades, sizing analyses, component selection, refinement of design details, drawing generation, hardware procurement, first-article inspection, assembly and integration, and performance / environment qualification testing.
    • Perform mechanical hardware analysis, including structural, vibration, and thermal analysis.
    • Generate thorough design documentation, including design review slides, analysis reports, fabrication & assembly drawings, assembly and test procedures, etc.
    • Design performance characterization and environmental qualification test setups, including both hardware design and test procedures

    Job Qualifications:
    • Proficient in CAD design using SolidWorks, including parts, assemblies, drawing generation, and configuration management.
    • Proficient in tolerance analysis and GD&T.
    • Familiarity with any (preferably all) of the following: precision hardware and mechanisms, opto-mechanical design and analysis, gimbals and optical pointing systems, space and airborne systems, payload / platform integration, environmental testing (vibration, thermal cycling, thermal vacuum, etc.).
    • Familiarity / experience with design for manufacturability / design to cost

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Tue, 17 Jul 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Domain Architect Omni]]> Position Title:  Domain Architect Omni

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract to hire opportunity with our client in Seattle, Washington.

    Job Requirements:
    • Own the architecture of our enterprise e-commerce omni service foundation
    • Drive the evolution of service foundation future state and its business-driven roadmap
    • Building and maintaining technical trusted advisor relationships with influential technical decision makers for the successful adoption and deployment of commerce service target state
    • Guide solution architects to establish target state and roadmap per their areas
    • Identify areas of strategic technical debt, do the cost/benefit analysis for resolving this debt and integrate into your roadmap for the management team
    • Track and apply innovative and existing technologies, anchoring them in the business model to assess their potential, and use rapid prototyping approaches to evolve innovations
    • Facilitate the evolution of the architecture program to guide architecture decision making
    • You are a primary steward and mentoring force within the  architecture community.  Promoting best-practices and industry knowledge  within its ranks

    Job Qualifications:
    • 10+ years architect/design/implementation experience of large-scale, highly available systems with loosely coupled architecture patterns
    • Expert in developing highly distributed micro-service architectures in global environments
    • Hands on experience working with cloud solutions; AWS, Azure, or other
    • Excellent communication skills with the ability to right level the conversation
    • Technical degree required; Computer Science, Engineering or equivalent
    • eCommerce experience in a Retail company.
    • eCommerce Platform and Technology experience related to: Order Capturing, Order Management, Inventory Management, Order Fulfillment across Warehouses and Stores in Global scope
    • Salesforce experience; Sterling Commerce
    • Platform & SAAS & Cloud Integration experience

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

     
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    Tue, 17 Jul 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Senior Linux and Embedded Software Engineer]]> Position Title:  Senior Linux and Embedded Software Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Menlo Park, California.

    Job Requirements:
    • Design, develop, code, test and debug system software
    • Write device drivers, unit tests and create software documentation
    • Work closely with cross functional leads to build demos and prototypes to test core concepts, technology edges, and the intersection of tech with human interaction
    • Work with 3rd party and open source software
    • Debug product, bring up boards and resolve issues on hardware platforms
    • Feature and system testing and verification

    Job Qualifications:
    • Candidate should have experience with developing firmware for consumer electronics .
    • Candidate should be able to demonstrate strong architecture, design and optimization skills and be able to communicate solutions clearly to a larger team.
    • Experience with embedded systems development/firmware
    • Detailed knowledge of electrical engineering theory and practical applications
    • Experience with Linux and driver development
    • Proficiency with C
    • Experience with common hardware interfaces like SPI, I2C, UART, USB, DMA, Flash and GPIO’ s
    • Excellent analysis and problem solving skills
    • Excellent written and verbal technical communications skills

    Preferred Qualifications:
    • Knowledge about simulation tools not necessary, but a plus
    • Experience with kernel development
    • Experience with Android
    • Knowledge of operating systems, device drivers, ARM
    • Knowledge of hardware/software integration of cameras and video
    • A willingness and desire to take initiative

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Tue, 17 Jul 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Layout Design Engineer]]> Position Title:  Layout Design Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in San Jose, California.

    Job Requirements:
    • Layout and verify custom RF and analog IP for complex SoC products, on advanced CMOS processes.

    Job Qualifications:
    • 5+ years experience in custom RF/analog layout with extensive knowledge on deep sub-micron CMOS (28nm, FINFET’ s, etc.)
    • Knowledgeable on layout techniques for device matching, minimizing parasitics, RF shielding, and high frequency routing
    • Must recognize failure prone circuit and layout structures, proactively work with circuit designer for best approach to problems
    • High level proficiency in interpretation of CALIBRE DRC, ERC, LVS, etc.
    • Familiarity of CADENCE layout tools and Mentor Graphics verification tools.
    • Excellent communication skills and able to work with cross-functional teams Detailed Description As an RF layout designer, you will be responsible for
    • Detailed transistor-level layout of RF and analog circuit blocks including LNA, mixers, PLL, LO generation, modulators, power amplifiers, ADC/DAC, baseband filters, and bandgap/bias/LDO.
    • Layout of sensitive analog components including resistors, capacitors, and inductors
    • Block level and top-level layout through full verification flow including RLC extraction, DRC, LVS, and DFM checking
    • Co-work with designers on block level and top-level floor-planning
    • Layout review for power/gnd routing, electromigration, signal path check, differential and IQ matching, and signal coupling. 
    • Top-level layout integration and verification, schedule management.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Mon, 16 Jul 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Network Software Engineer - Virtualization Automation]]> Position Title:  Network Software Engineer – Virtualization Automation

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in San Ramon, California.

    Job Requirements:
    • Architect, design and implement next-generation scalable cloud meets the security and key stakeholder requirements in a fast paced environment.
    • Lead implementation, operations and support of the cloud infrastructure – VMWare virtualization, compute, software defined storage, networks, applications and business processes. This is a hands-on technical operations role responsible for performance, availability, security, elasticity and scalability of the multi cloud environment.
    • Automation of deployment, customization, releases, patches, upgrades and monitoring through modern DevOps tools such as Chef, Puppet or Ansible
    • Create fully automated cloud infrastructure that spans across multiple regions
    • Design and develop new tools and smart alerts that help discover failures/issues in a timely fashion
    • Perform code reviews, evaluate implementations, and provide feedback about potential improvements
    • Define and evangelize cloud-related optimizations and best practices to improve reliability and performance
    • Develop automation, processes, and tools designed to make responding to and resolving incidents simpler and more robust

    Job Qualifications:
    • Bachelor’ s Degree in Computer Science or in “ STEM” Majors (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math)
    • 6+ years’ experience in software development, including languages, systems and frameworks such as Go, Python and Java.
    • 5-7 years’ of experience supporting large enterprise network infrastructure (e.g. at a Fortune 500 company)

    Preferred Qualifications:
    • Hands-on experience working with private or public cloud services in a highly available and scalable production environment
    • Hands-on experience in 24x7x365 technical operations of cloud infrastructure for Linux system administration and VMWare.
    • Define and lead proof of concepts and pilots to support the use of cloud computing.
    • Responsible for multiple infrastructure environments – development, staging, QA. R&D and production environment monitoring, performance, release/deployment, security, reliability, availability, capacity, latency, and other non-functional concerns.
    • Experience working with Web Application Firewalls, DNS & IPAM solutions.
    • Familiarity with modern infrastructure tools, particularly Mesos, Hadoop or Consul.
    • Experience with continuous integration and deployment automation tools such as Jenkins, Salt, Puppet, Chef, Ansible.
    • Experience in source control tools such as git, Subversion, or Perforce.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Mon, 16 Jul 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[PCB CAD Engineer]]> Position Title: PCB CAD Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Redmond, WA for   experienced Cadence Allegro PCB Designers.

    Job Requirements:
    • Schematic capture, symbol creation, placement, connection, netlist and BOM generation using Orcad Capture CIS or Cadence Concept Design Entry HDL.        
    • Complete Placement and Layout of HDI Circuit Board Designs and FPC’ s with Cadence Allegro PCB Editor. ·    
    • Generate all Fab and Assembly Packages (ODB++ or IPC-2581).       
    • Interface with EE and ME staff for design development and solving board level related issues.
    • Work in a collaborative environment with multiple designers on a single design.

    Job Qualifications:
    • Proficient in Cadence Allegro PCB Editor and Constraint Management
    • Experience with Analog design layout techniques         
    • Experience with RF design layout techniques (plus)        
    • Experience with Switch Mode Power Supply layout techniques       
    • Experience with Impedance Control and Transmission Line Theory        
    • Experience with Downstream BluePrint and CAM350 (plus)        
    • Excellent organization and communications skills        
    • Ability to work well with a diverse group of dedicated professionals Required
    • Experience 5 to 10 Years Industry
    • Experience performing PCB Design using Cadence Allegro PCB Editor   
    • The Ideal candidate will be capable to taking a hand drawn schematic or concept and deliver a fully assembled PCBA and have recent layout experience in PC, Tablet and motherboard designs.
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    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidate
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    Mon, 16 Jul 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Technician]]> Position Title: Technician

    Position Description:  Our Eastside client is looking to bring on a  Technician to join their growing team with solid troubleshooting skills to help with building prototypes and running test with  oscilloscopes.  

    Job Responsibilities:
    • Prototype assembly utilizing both verbal and written instructions
    • Build and modify test set ups
    • Execute and document results of tests assigned by engineers
    • Organize and maintain engineering lab equipment, tools and supply stocks
    • Execute and document results of design verification tests following written test procedures
    • Setup, execute, and record results for ad-hoc engineering tests, building/procuring the necessary equipment, test hardware, cabling and pneumatics/tubing
    • Use common electrical tools and equipment to make and record measurements of critical component/assemblies parameters and characteristics

    Job Qualifications:
    • Requires a high school diploma or equivalent
    • 2 year electronics/technician degree, or higher
    • 5 years min working as an electronics technician in an engineering lab environment
    • Fine Soldering- ideally surface mounted and IPC-A-610 certified 
    • Preferred, 2 years+ working within a medical device development environment, or other quality system regulated development environments
    • Competent with Excel and Word, experience with Mac OS preferred
    • Ability to design and build electro-mechanical prototypes and test fixtures
    • Ability to organize, procure and manage materials for projects

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Mon, 16 Jul 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Mechanical Design Engineer]]> Position Title: Mechanical Design Engineer

    Position Description: Our Eastside client is looking to bring on a Mechanical Design Engineer to their growing team. The ideal candidate would have a 4 yr. mechanical or tech. degree with an emphasis on fluids and experience developing fluid control devices - but not required.

    Job Requirements:
    • Contribute to pneumatic/mechanical architecture and design plans and documents
    • Develop pneumatic subassembly design specifications
    • Design pneumatic and mechanical subassemblies in 3D CAD
    • Create/review mechanical part drawings, assembly drawings, and BOMs using 3D CAD software
    • Build and test mechanical subassemblies
    • Coordinate prototype and pilot builds of mechanical assemblies, including test fixtures/processes
    • Work according to Project Plan and Company QA Manual
    • Maintain current QA training, as required

    Job Qualifications:
    • Requires a high school diploma or equivalent
    • Preferred: 4-year mechanical engineering or technology degree, emphasis in fluids
    • Minimum: 2-year associate degree in engineering technology
    • 3+ years min working as a mechanical engineer developing fluid control devices
    • 3+ years developing mechanical systems for a medical device, or other safety critical application, preferred
    • 3+ years working within a quality system including document and change control process, and formal V&V testing processes

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Mon, 16 Jul 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Associate Community Manager]]> Position Title: Associate Community Manager

    Position Description: Protingent has an opportunity for an Associate Community Manager  at our client in Renton, WA.

    Job Qualifications:
    • 1+ years creating/executing branded media strategies
    • Ability to coordinate and align multiple internal and external stakeholders.
    • Contacts and relationships with influencers and press in the gaming industry.
    • Experience managing complex, high stakes issues and crisis situations, including sudden unexpected opportunities as well as problems.
    • Familiarity with being a part of and working with dedicated, passionate fan communities.
    • Comfort collaborating with and counseling leadership on crucial decisions and issues.
    • Experience drafting, editing and maintaining press materials and messaging used in multiple communications channels.
    • Experience creating and executing effective media relations strategies.

    About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Thu, 12 Jul 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Sr. Test Manager]]> Position Title:  Sr. Test Manager

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting direct hire opportunity with our client in Renton, Washington.

    Job Responsibilities:
    • Build and manage and grow a top-notch Software Quality Assurance team
    • Continue to expand test automation coverage
    • Champion continuous process improvements for product development
    • Guides  cross functional teams  in the analysis of large communication systems  includinginvestigation of  emergent behavior, and review of operational scenarios and assumptions
    • Establishes processes and procedures to identifying unexpected issues and behaviors in communication systems
    • Establishes  continuous improvement strategies and  processes for the review, feedback, and follow up of systemic issues and concerns identified in our client' s products
    • Understands the  communication  system deployment and system maintenance processes used by the railroads and  works with the product development and customer service teams to  align and improve systems and products to effectively support railroad needs

    Job Requirements:
    • Minimum of 10  years of related experience in senior level engineering
    • Proven ability to work in a dynamic environment and adapt to shifting priorities while managing multiple simultaneous QA projects
    • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, including problem solving, decision making, written and oral communications, and ability to work effectively with diverse groups
    • Demonstrated ability to seek out, build, foster, and maintain productive relationships and networks
    • Knowledgeable about a variety of testing methodologies, including, but not limited to: performance testing, unit testing, user experience, test driven development, regression, and acceptance testing
    • Ability to work with multiple stakeholders to build consensus and create teamwork to achieve goals and success
    • Highly developed conflict resolution and negotiation skills
    • Able to analyze, define and drive process improvement
    • Strong leadership skills
    • Previous experience working within a team used to managing and delivery against multiple and complex projects
    • Ability to appropriately empower others, hold people accountable and ensure accomplishment of goals and/or tasks
    • Proactively communicate concerns/issues to mitigate risk
    • Demonstrated strong leadership, collaboration, project management, problem-solving, change management,  and influencing skills
    • Comfortable and well-practiced leading teams within a matrix and virtual team relationships.
    • Experience serving as a technical advisor to the senior leadership team and Management Committee
    • Demonstrated and effective communication and relationship building skills at all levels in an organization
    • BS required in  Computer Sc., EE or significant hands-on programing/testing/technical expertise.

      Technical  Competencies:
    • In depth experience in test and QA environments
    • Familiar  with Ruby & Cucumber (and Gherkin) - coding not required
    • Middleware  experience, for example:  Red Hat MRG,  Rabbit MQ,  or other messaging middleware
    • Communication protocols: TCP/IP, Class C, Class C
    • Radio technologies a plus

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

     

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    Thu, 12 Jul 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Ruby on Rails Engineer]]> Position Title: Ruby on Rails Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Bothell, WA for an experienced Ruby on Rails Engineer.

    Job Qualifications:
    • Full-Stack development expertise for high-traffic, scalable applications.
    • 8+ years of RoR experience
    • Data analysis experience
    • Architecture and System design
    • AngularJS, NodeJS are a plus
    • Agile experience
    • Ability to share code written and explain role in the creation of a product
    • Excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills as well as a collaborative mindset with ability to work closely with a team
    • RSpec, AWS, Docker are all big pluses 

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidate

     

     
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    Thu, 12 Jul 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Service Consultants]]> Position Title:  Service Consultants

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in San Ramon, California.

    Job Requirements:
    • Collaborate with the customer to identify  business requirements and recommend best practices
    • Collaborate with Project Managers, Technical Architects, Solutions Architects   throughout the project to identify and scope applications changes while adhering to the change management process
    • Effectively communicate both verbally and in writing with peers and team members as an inclusive team member, supporting project execution
    • Maintain & continuously update technical skills and knowledge
    • Work independently as well as part of the team
    • Maintain strong customer relational and communication skills

    Job Qualifications:
    • BSCS or equivalent and 3+   years progressive experience in software services.
    • Minimum of 2 years of experience in software services
    • Customer Success experience

    Preferred Qualifications:
    • Strong spoken and written English skills
    • Any experience in software as a service (SaaS)
    • Experience working with the service industry – Mining, Power, Construction knowledge a big +
    • Prior customer implementation experience for a software or SaaS company desired
    • SFDC experience a plus

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Thu, 12 Jul 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Engineering Project Manager]]> Position Title:  Engineering Project Manager

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting direct hire opportunity with our client in San Jose, California.

    Job Requirements:
    • Coordinating activities and driving all active Engineering Projects between San Jose, Shenzhen and OEM partnerships.  
    • Schedule integrality, timely closure of field issues along with quality and regulatory items, new product introduction, risk management, documentation generation along with budget adherence.  
    • Report to the VP of Engineering but work closely with the Head of Operations, Head of Service, and Head of OEM relationships.
    • Manage development Engineering Projects between San Jose and Shenzhen (schedule, budget, issues / risks, reporting, planning, report generation, document generation, quality and regulatory issues)
    • Coordinate activities of corporate partnerships (new product introduction, schedule, quality / regulatory items, field issues, enhancement requests, open items, manufacturing and service)

    Job Qualifications:
    • BS / technical degree required (MBA desired)
    • 3+ years Engineering Project /   management
    • 3+ years of experience working in a regulated field
    • Management experience desired
    • Operational experience desired
    • Service experience desired
    • Must be a self starter / driver
    • Extremely organized with a passion for closing out open items
    • Ability to drive a supported consensus between a diverse group of individuals and organizations
    • Detail oriented with good written, verbal and organizational skills
    • PC skills including use of Power Point, MS Office
    • Ability to negotiate tradeoffs between groups
    • Balanced champion for the company as well as the Engineering Project stake holders
    • Strong work ethics
    • A solid understanding of the company’ s market: products, players, technologies
    • Ability to speak Mandarin is a plus
    • Must be able to travel (15%) by auto and plane domestic and international
    • This position requires visits to the headquarters, corporate partnership headquarters, field offices and end customer sites.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Wed, 11 Jul 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[UX Designer IV]]> Position Title: UX Designer IV

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Seattle.  

    Job Requirements:
    • Need to visually map IA of existing enterprise websites.
    • Need to work with PMs to document the goals, engagement metrics where available.
    • Need to work with engineers to document the data flows and source of truths outcomes and visualization of enterprise website ecosystem.
    • Organize view (color code) of IA map by engagement and data flows and call out taxonomy issues

    Job Qualifications:
    • UX, SITE MAPS, IA, WEB USER INTERFACE 

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Wed, 11 Jul 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Data Engineer]]> Position Title: Data Engineer

    Position Description: Protingent has an opportunity for a Data Engineer at our client in Redmond, WA.

    Job Qualifications:
    • 3+ years’ experience with Distributed Data Storage technologies including the Hadoop Ecosystem
    • Proficiency with integration of data from multiple data sources, creating data pipelines and workflows using Digdag or similar technologies. 
    • Experience with Big Data platforms – Amazon AWS, HDFS, Redshift
    • Experience with Big Data query languages such as Presto, Hive. 
    • Python is a big plus. 
    • Proficiency with SQL.
    • Strong data modeling and  ETL design skills.

    About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Wed, 11 Jul 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Business Analyst IV]]> Position Title: Business Analyst IV

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Menlo Park.

    Job Requirements:
    • Work in project team for analyzing operational data, proposing process improvement, and driving system enhancements.
    • Pull data query from asset management system, HR table, 3rd party vendor database and other data sources and convert into story-telling charts/graphs for root cause analysis or process improvement opportunities.
    • Able to run SQL queries, data extract and automation opportunities for project team to improve efficiency.  
    • Assist in solution testing, debugging and documentation and system issue support.
    • Able to build Tableau dashboard and provide business analysis on trend, proposals and insights for output gain and provide information for management for decision making.

    Job Qualifications:
    • Document end-to-end business process (workflows) as they are defined throughout the project.
    • Maintain project status through dashboards, wiki pages, status reports as required.
    • Identify & track key metrics/measures that will be used to evaluate success and validate the business impact of the project
    • Work with the various engineering teams to design and develop a scalable solution that meets the goals and objectives
    • Identify and communicate risks and adjustments to the overall project
    • Drive problem resolution despite ambiguity or uncertainty.
    • Build relationships, gain consensus, remove roadblocks and focus on the solution.
    • Ability to use VLOOKUP, pivot table and other functions in Microsoft Excel proficiently.
    • Ability to gather data from multiple sources and compile it into a user-friendly format, ensuring it meets customer needs
    • Ability to develop new reporting based on an in-depth understanding of customer needs
    • Ability to run basic SQL queries and build Tableau dashboard.
    • Previous data center operations and/or capacity management experience a plus

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Tue, 10 Jul 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[SAP TM Developer]]> Position Title: SAP TM Developer

    Position Description: Protingent has an opportunity for a Senior SAP TM Developer at our client in Bellevue, WA.

    Job Qualifications:
    • BS in Computer Science
    • 8+ years professional development experience
    • Consultant-level SAP Transportation Management (SAP TM)  expertise

    About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Tue, 10 Jul 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Wireless Protocol Test Engineer]]> Position Title:  Wireless Protocol Test Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Redmond, Washington.

    Job Requirements:
    • Creating Protocol test scenarios ( UMTS+LTE) across all the procedure that comply to 3GPP and Carrier requirements
    • Able to identify the KPIs that make sense for product to define best user experience and figure out methods to measure the KPIs
    • Identifying critical scenarios that impact user experience on cellular services, map such scenarios to modem procedure, design the test cases on network simulators test and optimize the modem or OS platform
    • Debug latencies in various layers in protocol stack, Hardware interface ( such as USB/PCIe ) that could impact power and performance
    • Identifying the KPIs that will impact the power and performance and define test methods to uncover the issues. Define details test plans and approach for testing, developing test tools to achieve the same.
    • Windows User mode and kernel mode driver knowledge for networking devices ( Wi-Fi, LTE)
    • Plan the test approach and scope, write test cases, execute test cases, record and manage defects
    • communicate issues with greater detail and help development teams to easily understand fix issues faster or assess the level of risk 

    Job Qualifications:
    • Minimum of 10 years experience in Cellular protocol stack testing ( WCDMA and LTE), preferably on Windows OS
    • Hands-on experience and Expert knowledge of 3GPP ( UMTS & LTE) Layer 2 and Layer 3 protocol and call processing, testing and creating test cases using equipment such as Anritsu 8475, CMW 500, Keysight PXT/UXM performance and conformance systems and conformance equipment .
    • Good knowledge on the 3G/4G protocol debugging tools debug lab and field issues on connectivity, data throughout
    • Ability to reproduce the field problems by creating simulated test cases on the any of the above test equipment
    • Working knowledge of Windows UMDF/KMDF Drivers for Modems preferably USB based modem over MBIM Protocol, NDIS mini port drivers
    • Hands-on Experience in executing and debugging carrier test cases such as AT&T, Verizon across various specifications.
    • Automation level coding experience in C# and power shell scripting- Good understanding of the Mobile Operators requirements and approval process.
    • Self motivation to learn new features and technologies and deliver high quality results.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

     

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    Tue, 10 Jul 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Senior Test Engineer]]> Position Title: Senior Test Engineer

    Position Description: Protingent has an opportunity for a Senior Test Engineer at our client in Redmond, WA.

    Job Qualifications:
    • BS in Electrical Engineering
    • Experience in development of test software for a manufacturing environment, using test development tools and languages including C/C++ or C# syntax
    • Experience with Android Debug Bridge
    • Linux test sequencer development experience
    • Test experience with wireless tablets and phones
    • Experience in developing manufacturing test specifications and acceptance criteria
    • Experience in validation of test systems, including writing and executing validation plans, protocols, and reports
    • Experience with statistical methods in test (GaugeRR, Capability Analysis, Statistical Process Control)
    • Experience developing new product test strategies
    • Experience with medical product verification, qualification, and validation requirements
    • Medical device manufacturing experience greatly preferred

    About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Mon, 09 Jul 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[RF Hardware Test Engineer]]> Position Title:  RF Hardware Test Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Redmond, Washington.

    Job Requirements:
    • Design verification activities to design quality into our products.
    • Activities include develop and execution test plans and procedures.
    • Perform functional, stress, system, and other types of testing. 
    • Identification of test tool requirements, and participation in specification and design reviews. 
    • Must be able to execute tests with little to no supervision. 
    • Find complex bugs, root cause and track them while recording and informing others of all appropriate and relevant info.

    Job Qualifications:
    • BS, MS or PhD in EE required and/or 10-15 years of relevant experience.
    • Strong electrical engineering fundamentals.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Thu, 05 Jul 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[System Verification Engineer]]> Position Title:  System Verification Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Mountain View, California.

    Job Qualifications:
    • Verilog and C/C++ coding a must
    • Makefiles, Perl scripting a must
    • Chip/full system level ASIC Verification skills, and debug skills a must
      • Debug using waveforms a must, Verdi source level debug a plus
    • Board level debug desirable
    • Experience working with AMD 64 architecture a great plus
    • Experience working with PCI-Express a plus
    • System level knowledge a must
      • System is defined as a test bench containing {CPU + GPU + multi-media engines + Southbridge} with hardware based coherency, hardware based transaction ordering
      • System could be a simulation test bench, emulation test bench or a board
      • System level knowledge/verification does not mean signal integrity checking, electrical checks, EMC checks, thermal checks, static timing analysis, lint checking
      • Tests will be written in C/C++, compiled for CPU and will be run on simulation/emulation/board unchanged
    • Block/unit level verification skills using OVM/UVM knowledge desirable, but not required
    • Experience working in AMD, Intel or other big SoC (system on chip) companies
    • Experience writing “ assembly language tests”, “ assembly level” debug
    • Experience with caches, coherency
    • Experience with “ concurrent tests”
    • Experience working on board-level debug

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Tue, 03 Jul 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Data Engineer III]]> Position Title: Data Engineer III

    Position Description:   Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Menlo Park, CA.

    Job Requirements:
    • Apply proven expertise and build high-performance, scalable data warehouse application
    • Securely source external data from numerous global partners
    • Intelligently design data models for optimal storage and retrieval
    • Deploy inclusive data quality checks to ensure high quality of data
    • Optimize existing pipelines and implement new ones, maintenance of all domain-related data pipelines
    • Ownership of the end-to-end data engineering component of the solution
    • Collaboration with the program’ s SMEs, data scientists

    Job Qualifications:
    • proficiency in LAMP and the Big Data stack environments (Hadoop, MapReduce, Hive)
    • competence with relational databases (Oracle, MySQL, Vertica)
    • experience working with enterprise DE tools (Informatica), ability to learn in-house DE tools
    • coding and scripting experience with Python, Java, PHP, SQL, CLI
    • BS/MS in Computer Science or a related technical field

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Tue, 03 Jul 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[UI Test Automation Engineer]]> Position Title:  UI Test Automation Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract to hire opportunity with our client in San Francisco, California.

    Job Qualifications:
    • Strong selenium UI automation experience
    • Scala is must have
    • Java skills 
    • Experience working with a distributed team, using tools such as git, Slack, Confluence, Jira 
    • API testing experience.  Experience with performance testing would also be valuable. 

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Mon, 02 Jul 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Sensor Characterization Software Engineer]]> Position Title: Sensor Characterization Software Engineer 

    Position Description:   Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Redmond, WA.

    Job Requirements:
    • Analyze, evaluate, debug, test, and characterize realtime AR and VR sensors for advanced prototypes and user experiences
    • Draft and execute sensor, camera, and depth camera data collection and characterization protocols
    • Work with unfamiliar hardware at the SDK level to evaluate performance of various systems and algorithms
    • Develop characterization software for a variety of novel sensing and imaging systems, establishing a standard set of data analysis tools for generating reports
    • Use tools such as MATLAB to perform data analysis, and use internal systems to archive datasets
    • Write clean readable code, debug complex problems that span systems, prioritize ruthlessly and get things done with a high level of efficiency
    • Draft clear summary characterization reports for analysis by researchers across many disciplines
    • Learn constantly, educate others, dive into new areas with unfamiliar technologies, and embrace the ambiguity of AR/VR problem solving

    Job Qualifications:
    • 5+ years recent MATLAB experience
    • 5+ years’ experience working directly with hardware systems such as cameras, sensors, imaging devices, medical devices, gaming consoles, etc.
    • Deep problem solving and hardware troubleshooting skills Excellent communication skills and demonstrated experience working across disciplines to drive optimal solutions
    • C++ programming
    • Robotics and automation
    • Image processing
    • Computer vision
    • Depth cameras
    • BS degree in Computer Science, Physics, Optics, Electrical Engineering or related field

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Mon, 02 Jul 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Producer, Augmented Reality]]> Position Title: Producer, Augmented Reality

    Position Description:   Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Menlo Park, CA.

    As an augmented reality producer, you will guide experimental augmented reality projects from conception through to final execution. The position is execution-focused, requiring translating high-level product, business, and creative requirements into tactical day-to-day activities of a team comprised of both in-house artists and designers, and external creative agencies and contractors.

    Job Requirements:
    • Work closely with the product manager to translate product, business, and creative goals into day-to-day team execution.
    • Schedule and run group and 1: 1 meetings with the creative team of designers, creative directors, concept artists, and creative coders.
    • Manage against sprints and deadlines to assure work is completed on-time and to high quality standards for designs, prototypes, and demos.
    • Keep project planning documents up-to-date with status, and escalating blocking issues, key decisions, and new needs.
    • Build presentations of team work for group meetings.
    • Distill stakeholder feedback into key notes and action items for team members to meet product goals.
    • Be a creative contributor to application concepts for a new augmented reality hardware and software platform.
    • Support the team' s morale and day-to-day well-being.
    • Engage subcontractors and creative individuals and teams.

    Job Qualifications:
    • A minimum of 3 years' experience producing interactive digital content in a related industry: virtual reality, augmented reality, video games, experience design, exhibit design, or digital animation.
    • Demonstrated ability to manage 3D interactive experiences in VR, AR, entertainment, or other relevant medium.
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
    • Strong organizational skills.
    • Strong problem-solving skills.
    • Bachelor' s degree in a related field: production, digital arts, design, architecture, entertainment, business.

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Mon, 02 Jul 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Material Planning Manager]]> Position Title: Material Planning Manager

    Position Description:   Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Menlo Park, CA.

    We are seeking a Material Planning Manager to support business and facility operations for global infrastructure. The ideal candidate will work cross-functionally to create and manage requests in ensuring parts availability to sustain and grow our critical data center operation. This role is based in our main office in Menlo Park, CA.

    Job Requirements:
    • Interface with internal and external partners to drive the end-to-end flow of inventory, coordinating execution activities through to delivery and receipt
    • Plan material for consumption at globally distributed locations
    • Manage exceptions and priorities while communicating with and engaging stakeholders
    • Monitor, analyze, and recommend system configurations and inputs
    • Perform data and root cause analyses to understand material demand & fulfillment
    • Report on operational metrics to address data and process

    Job Qualifications: 
    • 5+ years of experience supporting supply chain, logistics, data center, or facility operations
    • Prior experience with inventory and materials management a big plus
    • Comfortable operating in a fast-paced environment
    • Sense of ownership to execute priorities on behalf of customer needs
    • High attention to detail and ability to manage stakeholders expectations
    • Proven interpersonal and communication skills
    • Bachelor' s degree in logistics, supply chain, engineering, or other related field S

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Fri, 29 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Hardware Engineer]]> Position Title: Hardware Engineer (Mandarin Speaking and Writing Required)

    Position Description: Protingent has an opportunity for a Hardware Engineer in Bellevue, WA.

    Job Qualifications:
    • BSEE
    • Must fluently speak and write both Mandarin and English
    • 8+ years’ Power Design experience with medical devices
    • DxDesigner and PADS expertise
    • Analog RF expertise
    • Low voltage, low noise (micro-volt/root(Hz)) and high current (> 3A) linear regulator design expertise

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    About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

     
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    Thu, 28 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Storage Administrator]]> Position Title: Storage Administrator

    Position Description:   Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Menlo Park, CA.

    Job Requirements:
    • Configure new storage systems (eg. logical install/configuration)
    • Storage provisioning (eg. creating volumes / shares, permissions configuration)
    • Monitor systems and respond to alerts (capacity / performance thresholds, system health, errors/alarms)
    • Respond to problem reports and troubleshoot configuration, performance, connectivity, or other issues
    • Coordinating with DC Operations for physical break/fix (eg. drive, power supply replacement)
    • Work with vendors on support cases and RMAs
    • Create and maintain operational documentation
    • Participate in after hours on-call rotation for problem alerts
    • Physical hardware installation is not required

    Job Qualifications:
    • 3+ years managing NAS and SAN platforms in a large enterprise
    • Configuration, monitoring, troubleshooting for NetApp, Isilon, Pure Storage, Cisco SAN switches
    • Linux host configuration, monitoring, troubleshooting - related to storage connectivity (eg. NFS/SMB, FC HBAs, filesystems, etc)
    • IP network configuration, monitoring, troubleshooting - related to storage connectivity (eg. IPs/subnets, routing, LACP, etc)
    • Scripting experience in python, perl, and/or bash

    Nice to have:
    • Object storage such as Swift, ECS, Cleversafe, etc Software defined storage such as ceph, gluster, GPFS, ScaleIO, etc Automation with chef, puppet, or ansible

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Wed, 27 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Software Lab Engineer]]> Position Title: Software Lab Engineer

    Position Description:   Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in San Jose, CA. Software contractor to build SW prototype for new feature conceptualization

    Job Requirements:
    • Setup and run lab experiments
    • Automation and scripting
    • Data gathering and basic analysis

    Job Qualifications:
    • B.S./M.S. or higher degree in Computer Science or Engineering
    • Basic understanding of HW platforms to enable fast/effective setup, debugging on Linux platforms
    • Good understanding of Linux multi-threaded real-time software environments, user-space drivers, libraries and effective kernel/userspace usage
    • Good understanding of SMP Linux environments and areas of performance enhancements
    • Hands-on Linux basic sysadmin expertise (rebuild & install kernels, install libraries, etc.)
    • Knowledge of Linux networking (configure IP tables, etc.)
    • Sound knowledge of multi-system architectures, CPU, GPU, SoC & FPGA environments desired
    • Working knowledge of storage & networking protocols such as RDMA, TCP/IP & storage such as iSCSI, NFS, NVMe and/or SAS
    • Strong scripting skills, Python, Shell scripting
    • Ability to quickly develop experiments with rapid reconfiguration & basic data analysis

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Wed, 27 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Technical Project Manager (Salesforce)]]> Position Title: Technical Project Manager (Salesforce)

    Position Description:   Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Pleasanton, CA.

    The Technical Project Manager position within Business Technology Go-To-Market Platform Team is responsible for the management of technical projects on Salesforce Platform and its ecosystem. The role requires someone with strong communication and organization skills with specific emphasis on Salesforce projects, automation, and development lifecycle. This individual can work in a fast-paced fun environment, who is detailed oriented, and a problem solver.  You should enjoy a team setting where your success depends heavily on the success of project teams and the organization.

    Job Requirements:
    • Manage a portfolio of projects in a fast-paced environment.
    • Develop project plans, resource plans, with accuracy and in collaboration with technical resources.
    • Facilitate, capture and provide metrics on the project benefits for dissemination across the leadership.
    • Facilitate project requirements, manage issues and risks to deliver desired business outcomes. Ensure the project deliverable meets the highest standard in terms of quality.
    • Work pro-actively with the stakeholders to identify/resolve all issues that could impact project scope and/or time frames. Creatively develop plan to mitigate any issues that affect the project deliverable.
    • Facilitate successful project testing cycles .
    • Assist in the transition of the customer from project team to production support.
    • Manage change management communications, project status, and project design/delivery presentations.
    • Build strong partnerships by maintaining a professional and extremely positive attitude with every interaction.
    • Metrics driven management of projects and service delivery
    • Tracking and monitoring work
    • Define, capture and measure performance metrics
    • Lead Project meetings/scrum calls and set expectations for project team
    • Facilitate to ensure there is no disruption to the service delivery
    • Participate in design & build activities to ensure smooth delivery
    • Fosters innovation and best practices
    • Drive the Salesforce instance migrations.
    • Drive  QA automation and best practices.

    Job Qualifications:
    • Total 10+ years’ experience with 5+ years in  project management on Salesforce Platform.
    • Technical expertise on Salesforce capabilities.
    • Experience in Agile teams
    • Detailed oriented, self-driven, with strong problem solving skills is required
    • Excellent written and verbal communications with the ability to perform presentations at all levels is required
    • Experience with vetting business and technical requirements with flexibility to compromise and strong creativity is required
    • Ability to work in a fast paced, evolving, and agile work environment is required
    • Proven leadership skills
    • Analytical and strong organizational skills, with excellent verbal and written ability
    • Proficiency with related software tools including but not limited to ProjectManager.com, JIRA, MS Excel, etc.
    • Knowledge of Salesforce Apex, Visualforce, Configuration, Best Practices, Test Automation, Lightning
    • Experienced in handling Salesforce deployments

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Wed, 27 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Network Engineer IV]]> Position Title: Network Engineer IV

    Position Description:   Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Menlo Park, CA.

    Job Requirements:
    • Troubleshoot Peering and CDN escalations in adherence to SLAs
    • Perform detailed troubleshooting remotely and engage and manage vendors, peering partners as needed to fix hardware and performance issues at the POP and CDN sites.
    • Schedule and perform network maintenance, repair, and upgrade tasks as needed while limiting the impact on the production network.
    • Manage project timelines to support network improvement within expected completion intervals.
    • Proactively contribute to documentation, automation and processes as they evolve.
    • Follow, improve, and implement data center and POP best practices.
    • Work closely with Network Engineering, Logistics, and equipment vendors as new equipment and technologies are integrated into the production network.
    • Monitor incident queue and take ownership or distribute to the team members tasks/tickets within the scope of this engagement.
    • Participate in on call activities and follow escalation process to support the infrastructure 24/7.

    Job Qualifications:
    • Experience with NOC/TAC environments and working to SLAs.
    • Experience with routing and switching technologies and protocols including TCP/IP, STP, VLAN, VRRP, CDP, LLDP, BGP, ISIS, OSPF, and MPLS.
    • Experience with Enterprise and Service Provider network hardware platforms and architectures, including Cisco and Juniper routers/switches and Nexus data center switching platforms.
    • Experience with DNS, load balancing, Content Delivery Networks and Internet Peering strategies.
    • Experience with IPv6 and familiarity with programming/scripting languages is strongly desired.
    • Solid understanding of Queue Management for tasks and incidents, vendor.
    • Experience with work in POPs, carrier hotels, or Central Office environments.
    • Strong attention to detail with excellent time management and organization skills.
    • Demonstrated ability to analyze complex situations and utilize troubleshooting skills, systems and tools, and creative problem-solving abilities under pressure.
    • Solid understanding of fiber-optic technology including cable types, connector types, optic types, patch panels, and optical transport technologies.
    • Proficiency in Linux operating system.
    • Excellent communication skills, should be able to work with service providers and colocation facilities around the world.
    • Ability to work within a global team in a fast-paced and dynamic environment with limited supervision.
    • Ability to capture and analyze traffic.
    • Certification such as CCNA/CCNP, JNCIA/JNCIS, RHCSA or equivalent experience preferred.
    • Weekend and shift may be required.
    • Education: Certification such as CCNA, JNCIA, RHCT desired. CCNP or JNCIP a plus.

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Wed, 27 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Sr. Analyst, Campaign Analytics]]> Position Title: Sr. Analyst, Campaign Analytics

    Position Description:   Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in San Francisco, CA. As a company that is transitioning from a product company to an experiences company, the Digital Marketing & Consumer Experience (DMCX) Team is driving social media and digital marketing initiatives to put us in direct contact with consumers. These initiatives require a data-driven expert in campaign analytics and channel health to develop a robust measurement and reporting approach. We are looking for someone who is customer-obsessed and passionate about how to leverage campaign-level data to impact customers at all stages of their journey. We are looking for an out-of-the-box thinker, with a high level of curiosity and drive to uncover meaningful and actionable insights. This role is a critical part of evolving how we reach consumers and Continuously improve campaign design and delivery.

    The right person for this role will possess strong curiosity and passion for the online marketing space with a deep understanding of interactive marketing channels (e.g., search, online media, website development & attribution).

    Job Requirements:
    • Function as a subject-matter expert on KPI and benchmarks for campaigns to provide actionable insights that will inform site development, UI/UX
    • Create smart and actionable marketing tests
    • Going beyond the basic data to provide meaningful benchmarks, ‘ metrics that matter,’ to be used for A/B testing and optimization
    • Craft stories that present learnings in a visual and compelling format
    • Work in close partnership with the Social media team to plan out social strategy, advise on campaign efficacy, and guide media targeting
    • Partner directly with external agencies on social listening, media buying, establish benchmarks and identify KPI for all social and paid media activities.

    Qualifications
    • 5-7 years of marketing analytics experience with a specialization in media and social campaign analytics at large agency and/or client-side at a large company
    • A deep understanding of cross-channel measurement and KPIs setting
    • Proven experience on reporting and analytics across different media channels and media types (e.g., Display, Search, Social, programmatic) 
    • Existing relationships with key social partners (e.g., LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube)
    • Highly proficient in media campaign management and analytics tools/platforms (e.g., DoubleClick, LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube, IAS, MOAT)
    • Expertise in using social listening tools (e.g., Netbase, Sprinklr, Radian6)
    • Proven experiences in data processing and analysis among large data sets
    • Strong Excel, dashboard design and experience with analytics/statistical tools (e.g. SQL, SAS, SPSS)
    • A deep understanding of B2B/B2C social platforms and how brands should play in these spaces (e.g., KPI, benchmarks)
    • A proven track record of overseeing social media/digital testing, including methodology, measurement of success, etc.
    • Ability to use data to build plans cross functionally working with content teams, digital and social teams to provide actionable insights, drive effective outcomes and inform business decisions and future content strategy
    • Comfortable working within a test & learn culture that’ s known for speed, agility

    Preferred Experience
    • Bachelor or Master’ s degree in marketing, statistics and/or business
    • Hands-on experience using data/analytics dashboards (e.g., Tableau, Beckon, Origami Logic)
    • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively across a matrixed organization
    • Strong communicator with the ability to drive and influence strategic buy-in from stakeholders and business groups
    • Analytical and data driven mind-set
    • YouTube certification and/or other platform expertise/certifications.

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Wed, 27 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Manager, Web Analytics]]> Position Title: Manager, Web Analytics

    Position Description:   Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in San Francisco, CA. As a company that is transitioning from a product company to an experiences company, the Digital Marketing & Consumer Experience (DMCX) Team is driving social media and digital marketing initiatives to put us in direct contact with consumers. These initiatives require a data-driven expert in e-commerce web analytics to develop a robust measurement and reporting approach. We are looking for someone who is customer-obsessed and passionate about how to leverage the e-commerce data to impact customers at all stages of their journey. We are looking for an out-of-the-box thinker, with a high level of curiosity and drive to uncover meaningful and actionable insights. This role is a critical part of evolving how we reach and engage consumers and provide the best possible user experience, elevating our direct interactions and engagements with current and potential customers.

    The right person for this role will possess strong curiosity and passion for the online marketing space with a deep understanding of interactive marketing channels (e.g., search, online media, website development & attribution).

    Job Requirements:
    • Function as a subject-matter expert on KPI and benchmarks for web analytics to provide actionable insights that will inform site development, UI/UX
    • Leverage CX tools to monitor & report website
    • Going beyond the basic data to provide meaningful benchmarks, ‘ metrics that matter,’ to be used for A/B testing and optimization
    • Craft stories that present learnings in a visual and compelling format
    • Work in close partnership with the Dolby marketing teams to optimize site engagement and performance
    • Manage partner relationships with all relevant vendors and help audit these relationships

    Job Qualifications:
    • 5-7 years of overall web analytics at large agency and/or client-side at a large company
    • Highly proficient in online marketing and web analytics tools (e.g., GA 360, Ominture), site optimization tools, E-com backend (e.g., Shopify), CX platform analytics tools (e.g., Foresee, Opinionlab, UserTesting, Hotjar)
    • A proven understanding of web analytics best practices (e.g., KPI, benchmarks)
    • A proven track record of overseeing site testing from a consumer/customer perspective including methodology, measurement of success, etc.
    • Strong Excel and database management (e.g., SAS, SQL, SPSS) analytics tools experience
    • A track-record of translating data into compelling stories for stakeholders with differing levels of experience
    • A data-driven mind who can foster rigor and discipline in all that we do, to help drive consumer engagement
    • Ability to build plans cross functionally working with content teams, digital and social teams to drive effective outcomes and inform business decisions
    • Comfortable working within a test & learn culture that’ s known for speed, agility

    Preferred Qualifications:
    • Bachelor or Master’ s degree in marketing, statistics and/or business
    • Experience using social listening tools (e.g., Netbase, Sprinklr, Radian6)
    • Hands-on experience using data/analytics dashboards (e.g., Tableau, Beckon, Origami Logic)
    • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively across a matrixed organization
    • Strong communicator with the ability to drive and influence strategic buy-in from stakeholders and business groups
    • Analytical and data driven mind-set

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Wed, 27 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[EE2-Schematic Tools Engineer]]> Position Title:  EE2-Schematic Tools Engineer

     
    • Our client in Schematic Tools Engineer for this long term contract located in Redmond. 

    Job Description
    • Develop, support and implement electrical  engineering tools with a focus on supporting Cadence Allegro, DE-HDL and CIS Capture for our end user community.
    • Develop and debug new schematic tool according to our End User community requirements. Document the enhancements, bugs and request.
    • Design and fix the schematics when tools/libraries will change.
    • Develop processes and data management interface for data, BOM and Variant Management. Organize the piloting and testing of the new software releases.
    • Make automation and scripting for the tools. Help library team to create schematics and footprints for the library.

     

    Qualifications
    • BS, MS or PhD in Electrical Egineering required and/or 10-15 years of relevant experience.
    • Hands-on experience in design, development and launch of high-volume consumer electronic product is a must.
    • Excellent interpersonal, influencing, leadership, verbal and written communication skills required.
    • Experience fixing the schematics in  tools/libraries using Cadence CIS Capture and/or DE-HDL schematic capture tools
    • Basic knowledge on Allegro layout design tools
    • Basic knowledge on TCL and/or SKILL scripting is a strong plus for the role
    • Excellent project management, communication and teamwork skills required.

     

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

     

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

     

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    Mon, 25 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Information Security Risk Assessment Analyst]]> Position Title: Information Security Risk Assessment Analyst

    Position Description:   Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Menlo Park, CA.

    Job Requirements:
    • Independently perform risk based security reviews of first and third parties including internal systems, cloud providers, *aaS providers, outsourced vendors, etc.
    • Articulate security findings to internal and external stakeholders including third-party vendors
    • Provide defensible recommendations on technical, physical and administrative control implementations based on assessment findings while balancing the cost versus benefits
    • Negotiate acceptance of remediation plans and timelines based on criticality of each finding
    • Participate in the development and oversight of corrective actions relating to security issues
    • Compile and report out security risk and operational metrics
    • Participate in cross-functional, team, and status review meetings
    • Recommend process improvement and strategic initiatives as related to security assessment

    Job Qualifications:
    • Must have prior experience with first or third-party security assessment
    • In-depth knowledge of security assessment lifecycle
    • Knowledge of evaluating systems architectural designs, data-flow diagrams and technical security implementations, particularly for systems hosted on the cloud platforms, for security deficiencies
    • Ability to identify and assess security risks and recommend mitigating controls
    • Knowledge of security technologies, devices and countermeasures as well as the threats they are designed to counter
    • Good understanding of the various hacking techniques and the defensive countermeasures
    • Good understanding of the threat landscape as related to vendors
    • Good understanding of the cloud technology (IaaS, PaaS, SaaS) and the current IT trends in the industry
    • Experience with developing security reporting and recommendations that are meaningful, defensible and actionable for a variety of audiences
    • Knowledge and understanding of security controls across all security domains such as access management, encryptions, vulnerability management, authentication and authorization, network security (IPS/IDS/DLP/Gen-2 firewalls/2FA, etc.), physical security, etc.
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Education: Bachelor' s Degree and/or advanced degree with a concentration in one of the followings: Computer Science, Management Information Systems, or Cyber Security

    Preferred Qualifications:
    • Program and project management skills
    • Risk management frameworks and techniques Threat modeling techniques Software development CISSP, CEH certifications Good grasp of NIST, PCI, ISO, and SOC

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Thu, 21 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Java / Cloud Engineer]]> Position Title: Java / Cloud Engineer

    Position Description:   Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in San Ramon, CA.

    Job Qualifications: 
    • AWS
    • Java
    • JPA
    • Micro services
    • Any skills in Big Data is a plus

     #LI-AO1 

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Wed, 20 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Project / Program Manager, Support Operations]]> Position Title: Project / Program Manager, Support Operations

    Position Description:   Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Menlo Park, CA.

    Job Requirements:
    • Translates program objectives into tactical plans and procedures, and drives the creation of dashboards, reports and other methods of monitoring progress towards objectives.
    • Root-Cause Analyses, Corrective Action Planning, and lessons learned Triage and track escalated issues.
    • Change management (in a continually evolving environment)
    • Regular reporting of parsed information to program leadership and key stakeholders

    Job Qualifications:
    • Experience with deployment, testing and repair for at-scale service provider, data center or enterprise network infrastructure.
    • Working / conversational knowledge of Linux, routing and switching technologies and protocols (e.g. TCP/IP, IPv6, BGP), traffic analysis, programming / scripting (e.g. Perl, Bash, Python)
    • Experience in fiber-optic technology including cable types, connector types, optic types, patch panels, and optical transport technologies.
    • Successful leadership of 24/7 worldwide support teams, especially managed services providers
    • Fluent and comfortable in continuously evolving environments.
    • Experience motivating and influencing customer support teams.
    • Ability to quickly adapt to internal / proprietary tools, including early / beta versions.

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Wed, 20 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Software Engineer]]> Position Title:  Software Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting direct hire opportunity with our client in San Jose, California.

    Job Requirements:
    • Perform imaging software requirements analysis and development of associated software requirements specifications
    • Update design documentation and hold associated software design reviews
    • Develop object-oriented software using C++ and software engineering best practices
    • Unit test and debug software on both the system simulator and target ultrasound system hardware along with generating the associated documentation

    Job Qualifications:
    • BSCS, BSCE, BSEE, or equivalent required (MS desired)
    • 0-5 years industry experience
    • Programming proficiency in C/C++ and multi-threaded programming
    • Strong debugging and troubleshooting skills
    • Embedded software development experience (preferably Linux)
    • Demonstrated skill in object-oriented software development
    • Strong foundation in system architecture and operating systems
    • Experience with hardware/software interfaces desirable
    • Exposure to image and/or signal processing desirable
    • Team-oriented and goal-oriented mindset
    • Excellent verbal and written skills
    • Linux system programming desired.
    • Individual must be motivated to work independently as well as with teams.
    • He or she must be able to manage multiple tasks and prioritize appropriately.
    • Must be detail oriented with good written, verbal and organizational skills.
    • PC skills including use of Windows and Linux Operating systems and MS office applications are required.
    • Work is generally sedentary in nature, but may require standing and walking for up to 10% of the time.
    • There are no hazardous or unpleasant conditions caused by noise, dust, etc.
    • Work is generally performed within an office environment, with standard office equipment available.
    • Only occasional travel required.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Tue, 19 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Robotic Process Automation Developer]]> Position Title:  Robotic Process Automation Developer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting direct hire opportunity with our client in Bellevue, Washington.

    Job Requirements:
    • Build and deliver custom made industry specific demos;
    • Create powerful POC’ s (Proof Of Concepts) for prospects, customers and internal uses
    • Be an evangelist of UiPath automation tools by identifying differentiator of UiPath vs. other similar technologies
    • Build solutions for different industry landscapes
    • Learn the benefits of new exciting technologies and how to integrate with UiPath
    • Develop automation robots for industry specific usage
    • Gather project requirement for integration with different partner products
    • Develop workflows and projects for specific use cases by integrating with different application and products;
    • Work closely with Product and other internal teams to improve core functionalities; adding of external technologies to UiPath ecosystem; developing strategies and actionable collateral for internal and partner sellers.

    Job Qualifications:
    • Graduates in Computer Science with minimum 3 years’ experience in programming .NET (C# or VB), Java + node based programming – perfect match);
    • Previous experience in building applications or implementation domain is a must;
    • Previous experience in using RPA products is a must (eg. AutomationAnywhere, BluePrism, Workfusion, Nice, Pega OpenSpan, etc.)
    • Previous experience in working on different types of servers (IIS, Apache, Linux, different types of cloud environment, SAP servers, database servers) is a plus;
    • Skills required: process minded, good presentation and communication skills;
    • Fluent written and spoken English is mandatory; fluency in any other languages is a plus;
    • Document other product capabilities, known limitations and contrasts to UiPath.  Educates internal and field teams.
    • Have or gain a deep understanding of how UiPath and other industry products work (via hands on experience), differentiators, limitations, usability.

     

    IMPORTANT Note: Our core value is passion for technology. The ideal candidate should possess a mix between programming skills, solutioning and customer interaction skills. In this role you will be polishing both your technical and your soft skills, having exposure to a huge portfolio of customers from all industries, different geographies and the top technologies on the market.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

     
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    Tue, 19 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Virtualization Engineer]]> Position Title: Virtualization Engineer

    Position Description:   Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Menlo Park, CA.

    Job Requirements:
    • Build and maintain VMware vSphere architecture products including ESXi, vCenter, etc.
    • Perform incident response and break-fix triage for issues related to infrastructure platforms.
    • Configure and work with manual and/or automation products to install and maintain security updates and patches
    • Engage vendors as needed for root-cause analysis and support issues
    • Assist with performance tuning of our virtual environments
    • Provide 24/7 on-call support on rotating schedule

    Job Qualifications:
    • 3+ years system administration experience working in a virtualization
    • 3+ environment years’ experience in configuring and maintaining storage
    • 3+ systems years’ operating systems support experience (Linux preferred)
    • Strong troubleshooting skills
    • Experience coding in higher-level languages (e.g. Python, PowerShell, Bash)

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Tue, 19 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Technical Program Manager - Backbone Network Reliability]]> Position Title: Technical Program Manager - Backbone Network Reliability

    Position Description:   Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Menlo Park, CA.

    Job Requirements:
    • Interface with Engineering and business owners to evaluate network reliability in terms of traffic at risk of packet drops, latency, and path redundancy.
    • Interface and partner with IP and Optical Transport Engineering teams to understand network design in terms of network reliability and redundancy.
    • Drive discussions among cross-functional teams including Network Planning, Engineering, Operations, and Implementation to assess and prioritize network risk and develop mitigation plans.
    • Collaborate with Network Deployment teams to scope out the implementation of risk mitigation plans.
    • Build a feedback loop between various cross-functional teams (Planning, IP Engineering, Optical Engineering, Operations, Network Software/Systems Engineering) to identify, quantify, and address network risks.
    • Help define metrics for measuring backbone reliability and work with partner teams to improve them.
    • Provide hands-on program management during analysis, design, development, testing, implementation, and post implementation phases.
    • Communicate and report on current risks, mitigation plan and track executions of these programs.

    Job Qualifications:
    • B.S. in a technical discipline or equivalent experience.
    • Five or more years of experience in either planning, engineering, operations, network reliability engineering (NRE), Site Reliability Engineering (SRE) on a nationwide or global backbone network.
    • Three years of experience with protocols such as TCP/IP, IS-IS/OSPF, BGP, and MPLS
    • Three years of experience in using tools to monitor capacity utilization and network health, and participating in design and risk mitigation discussions.
    • Proven leadership & influence skills to motivate program teams and get things done in a fast-paced environment.
    • Superior Interpersonal skills, including relationship building and collaboration within a diverse, cross-functional team.
    • Effective Communication skills.
    • Ability to pick-up and build on Program Management Skills and knowledge.
    • Experience in a network/site reliability planning, engineering, and/or operations role.
    • Built tools that help visualize traffic utilization, assess risk to traffic, test failure scenarios and generate mitigation plans.
    • RSVP-TE, QoS, SNMP, syslog, netflow/sflow
    • Understand network operator grade longhaul network topology design.
    • Optical DWDM knowledge is a plus
    • Python or any other high level programming language
    • Program Management experience in highly cross-functional and large scale and large impact Network Infrastructure programs.
    • B.S. in a technical discipline or equivalent experience.
    • Program/Project Management Training or experience preferred.

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Tue, 19 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Sr. Software Engineer]]> Position Title:  Sr. Software Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting direct hire opportunity with our client in San Jose, California.

    Job Requirements:
    • Perform imaging software requirements analysis and development of associated software requirements specifications
    • Update design documentation and hold associated software design reviews
    • Develop object-oriented software using C++ and software engineering best practices
    • Unit test and debug software on both the system simulator and target ultrasound system hardware along with generating the associated documentation

    Job Qualifications:
    • BSCS, BSCE, BSEE, or equivalent required (MS desired)
    • 5-10 years industry experience
    • Programming expertise in C/C++
    • Embedded Linux development experience
    • Demonstrated skill in object-oriented software development
    • Experience with embedded software design, software-hardware interaction with real-time operating systems, multi-threading, and event-driven architectures
    • Familiarity with designing system software emphasizing data transfer, memory management, and algorithm optimization techniques for high performance applications
    • Team-oriented and goal-oriented mindset
    • Excellent verbal and written skills
    • Linux kernel and driver development experience desired.
    • Linux system programming desired.
    • Experience in at least one embedded Linux distribution desired (e.g., Timesys)
    • Individual must be motivated to work independently as well as with teams.
    • He or she must be able to manage multiple tasks and prioritize appropriately.
    • Must be detail oriented with good written, verbal and organizational skills.
    • PC skills including use of Windows and Linux Operating systems and MS office applications are required.
    • Work is generally sedentary in nature, but may require standing and walking for up to 10% of the time.
    • There are no hazardous or unpleasant conditions caused by noise, dust, etc.
    • Work is generally performed within an office environment, with standard office equipment available.
    • Only occasional travel required

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Tue, 19 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Software Engineer - Pipeline/DCC]]> Position Title: Software Engineer – Pipeline/DCC

    Position Description:  Protingent has an opportunity for an experienced Software Engineer at our AAA game studio client in Redmond, WA.

    Job Qualifications:
    • BS degree or equivalent industry experience
    • 4-6 years of Digital Content Creation (DCC) and art asset pipeline development experience in the games (or related) industry.
    • At least 4 years programming experience in Python, C# or C++
    • At least 2 years in graphical programming experience in Qt or WPF.
    • Experience working with large and complex tools and codebases
    • Good understanding of algorithms, performance, optimization and debugging
    • Solid 3D Math skills (linear algebra and trig.)

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Tue, 19 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Data Engineer III]]> Position Title: Data Engineer III

    Position Description:   Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Menlo Park, CA.

    Job Requirements:
    • Apply proven expertise and build high-performance, scalable data warehouse application
    • Securely source external data from numerous global partners
    • Intelligently design data models for optimal storage and retrieval
    • Deploy inclusive data quality checks to ensure high quality of data
    • Optimize existing pipelines and implement new ones, maintenance of all domain-related data pipelines
    • Ownership of the end-to-end data engineering component of the solution
    • Collaboration with the program’ s SMEs, data scientists

    Job Qualifications:
    • Proficiency in LAMP and the Big Data stack environments (Hadoop, MapReduce, Hive)
    • Competence with relational databases (Oracle, MySQL, Vertica)
    • Experience working with enterprise DE tools (Informatica), ability to learn in-house DE tools
    • Coding and scripting experience with Python, Java, PHP, SQL, CLI

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Mon, 18 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Software Engineer]]> Position Title:  Software Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting direct hire opportunity with our client in Tysons, Virginia for an experienced  Pre-Sales Engineer -Software Engineer (Robotic Process Automation is a plus). 

    Our client' s core value is passion for technology. The ideal candidate should possess a mix between programming skills, solutioning and customer interaction skills. In this role you will be polishing both your technical and your soft skills, having exposure to a huge portfolio of customers from all industries, different geographies and the top technologies on the market. 

    Job Requirements:
    • Build and deliver custom made industry specific demos for new prospects and clients;
    • Create powerful POCs (Proof Of Concepts) for prospects and customers
    • Be an evangelist of client' s automation tools by identifying customer needs and showcasing the best solution
    • Build solutions for different industry landscapes
    • Learn the benefits of new exciting technologies and how to integrate with our client' s technologies.
    • Develop automation robots for industry specific usage
    • Gather project requirements for integration with various partner products
    • Develop workflows and projects for specific use cases by integrating with different application and products;
    • Work closely with Product team at improvement of the core functionalities and adding external technologies to client' s  ecosystem

    Job Qualifications:
    • Graduates in Computer Science with minimum 3 years experience in programming .NET (C# or VB), Java + node based programming perfect match)
    • Previous experience in application or implementation domain is a must;
    • Previous experience in working on different types of servers (IIS, Apache, Linux, different types of cloud environment, SAP servers, database servers) is a plus;
    • Previous experience in industry specific tools and applications is a plus;
    • Skills required: process minded, good presentation and communication skills;
    • Fluent written and spoken English is mandatory; fluency in any other languages is a plus;

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

     
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    Thu, 14 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[LTE Test and Deployment Engineer]]> Position Title: LTE Test and Deployment Engineer

    Position Description:   Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Menlo Park, CA.

    Job Requirements:
    • Testing and configuration of OpenCellular systems (2G GSM, 4G LTE) in a lab and pre-field trial environment
    • Integration with multiple EPC core providers and various backhaul technologies (microwave, satellite)
    • Install, maintain and operate various test tools & equipment (hardware and software) used during lab trial, site surveys and field trials
    • Execution of operator-level test plan ensuring requirements are met, test case automation, documentation of test procedures, reporting and analysis of issues and fix verification
    • Create various documentation for system integrators, engineering and network operators (eg., training, installation, troubleshooting)
    • Engage with various internal teams and external teams such as OEMs and Operators during lab trials and field trials

    Job Qualifications:
    • Working knowledge of 3GPP specifications, specifically 2G GSM & 4G LTE
    • Strong knowledge of mobile operator' s end-to-end network architecture (RAN, EPC)
    • Experience configuring, testing and integrating UE, eNB, SGW, MME, PGW, EPC, CSFB
    • Strong knowledge of 2G and 4G key performance indicators (RF, Backhaul, Core metrics)
    • Strong knowledge in linux/networking configuration (DHCP, DNS, IP addr, VLAN, virtual interfaces, MTU)
    • Experience with test plan execution, troubleshooting and documenting issues, setting up test beds, configuring test equipment, RF chambers and troubleshooting end-to-end 2G/4G systems
    • Experience with cellisite configuration, LTE call flow procedures, RRC connection setup, attach/detach procedures, S1 link establishment, CQI/RI, radio link failures, alarms, firmware upgrade
    • Experience with traffic generators (TM500, UE100, CapacityAdvisor, UDP/TCP iperf, speedtest), UE load testing, spectrum analyzers (HackRF, Gqrx SDR), protocol analyzers (wireshark, Network Guru, QualiPOC)
    • Strong experience in automating test cases, API integration, python scripting

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Thu, 14 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[EMC Test Engineer ]]> Position Title:  EMC Test Engineer  

    Position Description:   Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in San Jose, CA. We’ re looking for Test engineer in the SAS Customer Qualification test team in our client’ s enterprise product division.

    Job Requirements:
    • Candidate will work on SAS Solid State Drives on execution and debug of customer qualification tests.
    • Candidate will primarily understand test scripts and debug failures that arise during test execution.

    Job Qualifications:
    • Candidate must have an experience with EMC VMAX, VNX, Unity systems setup, testing and debug.
    • Candidates with experience in at least 1 front end storage protocol like NVMe/PCIe, SAS, FC, SATA are preferred.
    • Candidate should have some programming/scripting background (Python is preferred).
    • Familiarity with SSD or HDD testing is a plus.

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Thu, 14 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Java Developer]]> Position Title: Backend Java Developer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in San Ramon, CA

    Job Qualifications:
    • 8+ years' experience in Java server side development
    • Experience in Spring
    • Hands-on experience in web services (REST, SOAP, OAuth etc.), service brokers, API gateways/proxies, API Development, SQL & NoSQL databases, virtual machines/IaaS, workflow tools, etc.
    • Experience with iot pulling from -Edge devices, collecting data from machines, sending to cloud
    • Committed to TDD methodology and XP programming techniques
    • Strong knowledge of Object Oriented Analysis and Design, Software Design
    • Patterns and Java coding principles
    • Strong problem solving abilities and capable of articulating specific technical topics or assignments
    • Demonstrates clarity of thinking to work through limited information and vague problem definitions
    • Able to work under minimal supervision
    • Excellent communication skills and the ability to interface with senior leadership with confidence and clarity
    • Evaluates technology to drive features and roadmaps
    • Embraces technology trends that drive excellence beyond traditional practices (e.g., Test automation in lieu of traditional QA practices).

     

     

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Tue, 12 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Electrical Engineer]]> Position Title:  Electrical Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Arlington, WA for a Junior Test Engineer with a strong blend of Electrical and Software Engineering aptitude for a direct hire opportunity.

    Job Qualifications:
    • BSEE -(new grads welcome) with GPA 3.5 and higher
    • 0-2 years of experience in Electrical Engineering
    • Demonstrated familiarity  with analog and digital circuit design
    • Demonstrated familiarity with  Digital Storage Oscilloscopes
    • Familiarity with O-scopes, Multi-meter, and circuit troubleshooting
    • Customer oriented and strong work ethic with a willingness to travel

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Mon, 11 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Software Engineer - Python/AWS]]> Position Title: Software Engineer - Python/AWS

    Position Description:   Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in San Ramon, CA.

    Job Qualifications:
    • Expert in Python, with knowledge of at least one Python web framework.
    • Understanding of the threading limitations of Python, and multi-processor  architecture
    • Familiarity with event-driven programming in Python
    • Strong unit test and debugging skills
    • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools.
    • Experience with Analytics, machine learning or Medical Imaging is PLUS.
    • Experience with public cloud infrastructures such as Amazon Web Services or Azure is a PLUS

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Thu, 07 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Solutions Architect]]> Position Title: Solutions Architect

    Position Description:   Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in San Ramon, CA.

    In this role, you will work closely with the client to understand their needs and develop strategies tailored to implementing ServiceMax, and related applications, within their organization. You will also independently lead and make standard recommendations on workflow, application, interface, reports, testing and uploads to customers through the implementation process. This role is also responsible for activation readiness and support as well as post-activation checkups and will be required to work collaboratively with internal team members and clients to ensure customer satisfaction. You will act as a ServiceMax SME for the organization, coordinating cross-organizationally and independently mentoring peers.

    Job Requirements:
    • Independently lead design & build activities (on-site & remote) for the ServiceMax application coordinating solution planning and execution across the project team
    • Act as a product SME for complex functional issues as needed, especially related to determining when customer requirements require a custom solution and configuration and validation of new features
    • Serve as the customer point of contact for application assignments
    • Present product knowledge and system design options to clients’ while providing industry relevant examples and experience-based solutions on an extemporaneous basis
    • Advise on development of testing plans strategies and execution as well as support all customer testing activities including issue resolution and troubleshooting guidance.
    • Collaborate on the user interface design with service engineer and provide ServiceMax functional product expertise as needed, acting in a consultative capacity to deliver the right solutions to clients.
    • Actively engage with the customer throughout the implementation process, including project kickoff, development and prioritization of project goals, project team selection and review.
    • Provide clients with best practice suggestions for key implementation decisions, workflow design, system set-up, preload planning, determination of go-live readiness, custom workflow training, go live support and post-live follow up, including contingency plans (as needed)
    • Coordinate implementation activities within their product expertise and communicate effectively with external clients as well as internal teams.
    • Independently lead and facilitate current state, future state, and gap analysis sessions with the customer project team
    • Participate, as required, in New Product Introduction (NPI) process and improvement of processes, implementation methodology and product efficiency
    • Provide business use cases supporting product QA of new releases and short- and long-term objectives of ServiceMax product roadmap
    • Review and provide input to PS training materials and presentations
    • Develop case studies, presentations, and internal process development
    • Manage continuous improvement efforts regarding the development of tools and processes that support our implementation deliverables; leading or collaborating on internal projects promoting operational efficiencies and organizational effectiveness
    • Act as a functional leader or mentor for other members of the ServiceMax project team on complex, integrated customer implementations providing guidance regarding ‘ Best Practice,’ communication, and implementation strategies
    • Exhibit strong communication and organizational skills

    Job Qualifications:
    • Bachelor’ s Degree or equivalent (defined as High School Diploma/GED and minimum 7 years relevant experience)
    • Minimum 4 years software implementation and/or Business Consulting experience
    • Ability to self-direct projects through an implementation
    • Ability to take direction from both Management and Project Managers overseeing the projects you are assigned.
    • Ability to prioritize multiple tasks and responsibilities across a delivery team, while maintaining a high level of quality service and professionalism
    • Ability to interact confidently with customers from end users to executive suite.
    • Strong organizational, verbal and written communication, interpersonal, problem solving and presentation skills.
    • Software skills in software analysis, design, and methodology
    • Training experience or strong knowledge of adult learning principles.
    • Salesforce Platform App Builder and Developer certification(s) preferred
    • Technical experience with Force.com, SFDC Administrator, Visual Force
    • Demonstrated success in working with enterprise customers, vendors, and cross-functional teams
    • Ability to work remotely and actively manage several concurrent customer engagements
    • Demonstrates ability to diagnose and solve intermediate to advanced issues.   Can isolate highly complex scenarios down to actionable items and drive solutions across disparate functions.   Coaches others on troubleshooting and problem-solving techniques.
    • Acts as a resource for others in solution design.  Knows best practices which result in higher adoption of solutions based on product capabilities.  Ability to communicate product capabilities internally and in customer facing situations.
    • Understands and can work within multiple project management methodologies including waterfull, Agile and hybrid

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Thu, 07 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Material Planner]]> Position Title: Material Planner

    Position Description:   Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Menlo Park, CA.

    Job Requirements:
    • Manage any material related network break-fix acitvities to ensure timely equipment repair.
    • Activities include spares planning, working with sourcing for ordering, arranging shipments, tracking deliveries...etc.
    • Consolidate information and provide update to stakeholders.
    • Implement and onboard new data center with current logistics processes to ensure smooth operations across cross-funtional teams.
    • Collaborate with warehouse and transportation team to ensure successful delivery.
    • Maintain and execute inventory replenishment model.
    • Maximize inventory efficiency and reconcile inventory discrepancy when needed.

    Job Qualifications:
    • 2+ years of supply chain experience, with focus on material planning.
    • 2+ inventory management experience.
    • Must be detail-oriented and ability to scrutinize for quality of response from the stakeholders.
    • Enjoys operating in a fast-paced, team environment under time constraints.
    • Proven interpersonal skills, comfortable with maneuvering different modes of communication to extract information
    • Customer support focus.
    • Bachelor' s Degree in Supply Chain or equivalent experience 

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Tue, 05 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Software Engineer - Big Data/Data Lake/Cloud Engineer]]> Position Title: Software Engineer - Big Data/Data Lake/Cloud Engineer

    Position Description:   Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in San Ramon, CA.

    Job Qualifications:
    • Experience developing cloud based software services and solutions
    • Experience creating and driving large scale ETL pipelines
    • Experience with integration of data from multiple data sources
    • Strong software development and programming skills using Java, Python or other object oriented languages
    • Experience with Hadoop and Apache Spark cluster and management
    • Strong SQL and database development skills, using RDBMS such as MySQL, PostgreSQL, AWS RDS
    • Experience with NoSQL databases such as Cassandra, AWS DynamoDB, HBase
    • Proficiency with AWS big data technologies including S3, RDS, RedShift, Elastic Search, Lambda, EC2 and EMR
    • Exposure to AWS Machine Learning and AI platform will be a big plus
    • Experience with Agile/Scrum development environment

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Mon, 04 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Network Engineer IV]]> Position Title: Network Engineer IV

    Position Description:   Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Menlo Park, CA.

    Responsibilities: 
    • Install, configure, and support a large-scale production and corporate network infrastructure including routers, switches, console servers, load balancers, and optical transport equipment.
    • Provide onsite network support and expertise for all teams on the local data center campus 
    • Troubleshoot network hardware and software, working with 3rd party hardware vendors and suppliers on root cause analysis and resolution.  
    • Troubleshoot and repair local and long haul circuits, working with both internal resources and 3rd party vendors to isolate and resolve cabling issues.
    • Schedule and perform network maintenance, repair, and upgrade tasks as needed while limiting the impact on the production network
    • Use internal software, tools, and scripts to configure, monitor, and repair network equipment 
    • Perform queue management for alarms, tasks, and incidents and participate in ongoing deployment projects
    • Maintain documentation and perform asset management of networking hardware including physical audits.

    Job Qualifications:
    • Experience in data center deployment, building large-scale infrastructure, and providing support for Linux based servers and network devices.
    • Strong networking fundamentals (TCP/IP, UDP, ICMP, traceroute, etc.) 
    • Advanced / expert in BGP and OSPF
    • Experience with Cisco and Juniper hardware is highly preferred 
    • Experience with scripting is highly preferred 

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Mon, 04 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Global Commodity Manager]]> Position Title: Global Commodity Manager

    Position Description:   Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Menlo Park, CA.

    Job Qualifications: 
    • 7 to 10 years’ overall experience
    • Must have experience in sourcing & negotiating agreements & managing two of the following: Acoustics, Silicon, Camera, Displays, Battery, Light Sources (VCSEL, micro-Led)
    • Experience negotiating and bringing up key component suppliers; Acoustics, Contract Manufacturing, Silicon, Camera, Displays, etc.
    • Experience working onboarding (creating and executing SOW' s, then bringing them up) with contract manufacturers
    • Ability to partner with engineering to develop technical / product roadmaps
    • Experience building a supply chain from concept to proto and mass production is highly preferred 
    • Don' t mind doing a lot of due diligence, tactical tasks, e.g. setting up meetings, NDA' s, meeting minutes, supplier roadmap synthesis/aggregation (50% or more)
    • Very comfortable writing and negotiating development agreements, scope of work, other contractual agreements
    • Comfortable with directly interfacing with highly technical internal partners and being able to distill pertinent information to transact under

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Thu, 31 May 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Japanese English Interpreter Translator]]> Position Title: Japanese English Interpreter Translator

    Position Description: Protingent has an opportunity for an experienced Interpreter/Translator at our client in Redmond, WA.

    Job Qualifications:
    • 3 years or more Japanese/English interpretation experience or equivalent cross-cultural exposure in a business environment.
    • Fluent in English and Japanese, both written and verbal. 
    • N1 Certification or equivalent is a must
    • Ability to communicate complex information for game development fluently in English and Japanese.
    • Excellent translation and interpretation skills with acute attention to detail .
    • Ability to work with highly confidential information.
    • Ability to clarify with speakers/writers in order to make the translation accurate.
    •   Basic Microsoft Office proficiency.

    About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

     
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    Thu, 31 May 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Antenna Engineer]]> Position Title:  Antenna Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting Direct Hire opportunity with our client in Redmond Washington for an experienced  Antenna Engineer.

    Job Requirements:
    • Advance the state of the art for optimal design of holographic beamforming antennas
    • Use full-wave solvers (Ansys HFSS), semi-analytical approaches, and numerical models to validate theoretical approaches
    • Prove out models with carefully designed experiments that reduce theory to practice
    • Manage risk and optimize workflow efficiency in a start-up environment

     Job Qualifications:
    • Masters with 2+ years industry experience as an Electrical Engineer, RF Engineer, Antenna Engineer or related title
    • Strong background in Electromagnetic and microwave theory
    • Practical understanding of the performance characteristics of passive and active RF components including amplifiers, oscillators, attenuators, mixers and filters
    • Experience using modeling tools such as CST Microwave Studio, Ansoft HFSS or similar is a plus
    • Basic software skills in C, C++ and/or MATLAB
    • The individual must have excellent communication skills and coordinate with a cross-disciplinary team throughout all phases of development
    • This position is not eligible for visa sponsorship

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Wed, 30 May 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Software Engineering Manager]]> Position Title: Software Engineering Manager

    Position Description: Protingent has an opportunity for an experienced Software Engineering Manager at our client in Kent, WA.

    Job Qualifications:
    • BS in CS, EE, or related
    • 10+ years of Embedded  development experience
    • 3+ years of direct supervisory experience of 5 or more SWEs in a regulated environment
    • Embedded Linux and Linux applications expertise
    • Embedded Android a big plus
    • RTOS (FreeRTOS, xmos preferred) experience
    • DRM concepts and implementation experience
    • Expertise interpreting electrical schematics related to software control

    About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

     

    #LI-SD1

     

     
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    Tue, 29 May 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Software Engineer]]> Position Title:  Software Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting direct hire opportunity with our client in Bellevue, Washington for an experienced  experienced  Pre-Sales Engineer -Software Engineer (Robotic Process Automation is a plus). 

    Our client' s core value is passion for technology. The ideal candidate should possess a mix between programming skills, solutioning and customer interaction skills. In this role you will be polishing both your technical and your soft skills, having exposure to a huge portfolio of customers from all industries, different geographies and the top technologies on the market. 

    Job Requirements:
    • Build and deliver custom made industry specific demos for new prospects and clients;
    • Create powerful POCs (Proof Of Concepts) for prospects and customers
    • Be an evangelist of client' s automation tools by identifying customer needs and showcasing the best solution
    • Build solutions for different industry landscapes
    • Learn the benefits of new exciting technologies and how to integrate with our client' s technologies.
    • Develop automation robots for industry specific usage
    • Gather project requirements for integration with various partner products
    • Develop workflows and projects for specific use cases by integrating with different application and products;
    • Work closely with Product team at improvement of the core functionalities and adding external technologies to client' s  ecosystem

    Job Qualifications:
    • Graduates in Computer Science with minimum 3 years experience in programming .NET (C# or VB), Java + node based programming perfect match);
    • Previous experience in application or implementation domain is a must;
    • Previous experience in working on different types of servers (IIS, Apache, Linux, different types of cloud environment, SAP servers, database servers) is a plus;
    • Previous experience in industry specific tools and applications is a plus;
    • Skills required: process minded, good presentation and communication skills;
    • Fluent written and spoken English is mandatory; fluency in any other languages is a plus;

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

     
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    Tue, 29 May 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Microwave Engineer]]> Position Title:  RF Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting Direct Hire opportunity with our client in Kirkland, Washington for an experienced  RF Engineer

    Job Requirements:
    • Evaluate and qualify active and passive microwave and millimeter wave components to be integrated in Holographic beamforming antennas systems
    • Model and simulation RF systems to predict performance
    • Write and evaluate test plans and procedure for microwave and millimeter wave components
    • Design test fixtures for evaluation of components.
    • Analyze data and present critical performance metrics
    • Conduct failure analysis and debugging of component, sub-system and system assemblies.
    • Conduct and review preliminary designs of sub-system assemblies.
    • Revise designs as required to achieve product performance and product goals.
    • Support design, test and manufacturing of existing microwave and millimeter wave product

    Job Qualifications:
    • • 10+ years of practical industry experience in RF, microwave, millimeter wave product design as an Electrical Engineer, RF Engineer, Microwave Engineer, Millimeter Wave Engineer, Principal Engineer or related title
      • EE degree required, advanced degree from top tier school strongly preferred
      • Proficiency in basic RF concepts such as impedance matching, smith chart, transmission line theory
      • Waveguide circuit design experience
      • Knowledge of digital communication formats (e.g. QAM, OFDM)
      • Thorough working knowledge of design principals from 6 to 86 GHz preferred
      • Hands-on experience with measurement techniques and use of vector spectrum analyzers, vector signal generators, network analyzers, power meters and other industry standard RF test equipment
      • Working experience with power amplifiers, mixers, LNAs, filters, couplers, switches, VVAs, IQ modulator and demodulator, ADC, DAC, Baseband amplifiers/filters and synthesizers
      • Thorough knowledge of cascade analysis of receiver and transmitter chains
      • Ability to optimize gain, NF and linearity 
      • VSWR experience
      • ADS or Microwave office tool experience r
      • This position is not eligible for visa sponsorship

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Tue, 29 May 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[RF Hardware Test Engineer]]> Position Title:  RF HW Test Engineer

    Position Description: 

    Our Redmond Client is looking for a Mid-level Hardware Test Engineer (5-7 yrs) that will be able to execute their solid WiFi and BT test plan and do initial investigation and debugging of WiFi and BT physical layer issues. The RF experience (WiFi or BT ideally) must enable the candidate to narrow down the scope of the issues found during test pass: identify what is specific about a given issue, validate fixes for it, etc.

    Job Qualifications:
    • Knowledge and familiarity with RF Test tools -Network Analyzers, Signal Generators, Oscilloscopes, etc
    • 5+ years of experience in testing or development of RF platforms
    • Experience with device testing on Wireless (wifi/LTE/GPS...)
    • Strong work ethic
    • Big plus:
      • Debugging and troubleshooting skills, ability to isolate issues in complex scenarios. Ability to deal with ambiguity, and define test plans from variables.
      • Experience on embedded devices development
      • Experience with RF tools: attenuators, antennas, RF enclosures, …
      •  
    • Valuable experience
      • RF PHY development
      • PCB rework experience
      • 802.11
      • Code and tool development experience. C# and script/PowerShell experience. Ability to create tools that validate WiFi functionality and End to End scenarios in Windows environments.
      • Experience on
        • Interoperability
        • Coexistence
        • Over the Air Testing
        • Rate vs Range
        • WiFi/BT certification (WiFi Alliance, BT SIG)
        • WiFi Direct /P2P experience
      • Power consumption testing and optimization
      • Windows Driver development experience and knowledge

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

     
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    Fri, 25 May 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Test Lab Technician]]> Position Title: Test Lab Technician

    Position Description:  Protingent has an opportunity for an experienced Test Lab Technician at our client in Redmond, WA.

    Job Qualifications:
    • Experience setting up, operating, and maintaining test equipment and tools
    • Experience with environmental and safety procedures
    • Experience with lab processes and procedures
    • Experience working from predefined protocols, CAD drawings, electrical schematics, diagrams and work instructions

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Thu, 24 May 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Software Engineer III]]> Position Title: Software Engineer III

    Position Description:   Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Redmond, WA.

    Job Requirements:
    • The Software Engineer will develop software for calibration of hardware components for a new generation of AR/VR systems.
    • This includes robotics control automation, automation scaling software development, data analysis software, and image processing algorithms tuning/development.
    • In addition, the Software Engineer will work with the team to help design, setup, and run practical experiments related to real-time, long-duration sensing and rendering.

    Job Qualifications:
    • 3+ years experience with real world system building and data collection,
    • 3+ including design, coding (C++) and evaluation (C++/Python/Matlab)
    • Knowledge of the following runtime environments: Linux, Windows.
    • Knowledge of source control and team collaboration tools such as git and mercurial
    • Computer vision experience 

    Preferred Qualifications:
    • 5+ years experience in modern C++, experience with robotics, hardware
    • 5+ calibration is nice to have
    • Education: BS/MS in Software Engineering

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    #LI-WL1
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    Thu, 24 May 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Golang Developer]]> Position Title: Golang Developer

    Position Description:   Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in San Ramon, CA.

    Job Requirements:
    • 1-3 years of Golang experience
    • Experience with C++ is good since Golang is closely related
    • Hands on experience with Core Java development is a plus
    • Hands-on experience in web services (REST, SOAP, OAuth etc.), service brokers, API gateways/proxies, API Development, virtual machines/IaaS, workflow tools, etc.
    • Committed to TDD methodology and XP programming techniques
    • Object Oriented Analysis and Design, Software Design Patterns and Java coding principles
    • Strong problem solving abilities and capable of articulating specific technical topics or assignments
    • Demonstrates clarity of thinking to work through limited information and vague problem definitions
    • Able to work under minimal supervision
    • Excellent communication skills and the ability to interface with senior leadership with confidence and clarity
    • Evaluates technology to drive features and roadmaps.
    • Embraces technology trends that drive excellence beyond traditional practices (e.g., Test automation in lieu of traditional QA practices).
    • Influences through others; builds direct and " behind the scenes" support for ideas.
    • Able to verbalize what is behind decisions and downstream implications.

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Thu, 24 May 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Software Engineer - Animation]]> Position Title: Software Engineer - Animation

    Position Description:  Protingent has an opportunity for an experienced Software Engineer at our AAA client in Redmond, WA.

    Job Qualifications:
    • 2 years of professional C++ experience.
    • Good understanding of algorithms, performance, optimization and debugging.
    • Experience with LUA or similar scripting systems
    • Experience building design tools in the games (or related) industry 
    • Experience working with large and complex tools and codebases
    • Understanding of AI and Animation systems
    • Worked on a AAA title or commercial engine.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Wed, 23 May 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Hardware QA Tech]]> Position Title: Hardware QA Tech

    Position Description:   Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in San Francisco, CA. We are creating spectacular user experiences at the intersection of science and art.  Located in the heart of San Francisco, our world-class innovators are revolutionizing how people create, deliver, and enjoy entertainment worldwide.  Our eclectic mix of scientists, engineers, and enthusiasts work together in in a dynamic environment featuring top-tier laboratories and the cutting-edge equipment.  We are looking for passionate individuals who are committed to bringing amazing experiences to smartphones, theatres and everything in between.

    Job Requirements:
    • Work closely with HW Engineering, SW Engineering and SW QA teams to develop and implement Product verification and validation tests.
    • Work closely with the Product and UX teams to understand the user experience and hardware performance requirements.
    • Support factory test bring-up where needed.
    • Debug and test any manufacturing issues from factory.
    • Plan and execute a broad range of hardware testing.

    Job Qualifications:
    • BA/BS Degree in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Computer Engineering or related field with equivalent practical experience.
    • 2+ years experience in HW QA with consumer electronics and/or Audio/Video products.
    • Familiarity with soldering, Level 01 or 02.
    • Able to think critically to create test plans based on a few points of information.
    • Experience testing batteries such as rundowns, reliability, and thermal.
    • Experience refurbishing boards.
    • Experience with board-level schematic and layout design.
    • Proficient with standard EE lab test and measurement tools.
    • Expertise with protocol of common interfaces such as SPI, I2C, USB, MIPI, DDRx, and Ethernet.
    • Excellent knowledge of QA methodologies, processes, and tools.
    • Ability to operate in a startup environment with shifting requirements.
    • Decisive and effective at issue tracking and resolution.
    • Excellent interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills.

    Preferred Qualifications:
    • Experience in prototype development, functional verification, manufacturing test development
    • Being an avid user of audio video equipment including televisions, AV receivers, internet streaming devices, cable boxes, universal remote controls and streaming audio is a plus.

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Fri, 18 May 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Senior Electrical Engineer]]> Position Title:  Senior Electrical Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent has an opportunity for an experienced Electrical Engineer at our client in Redmond, WA.

    Job Qualifications:
    • BSEE and 5+ years’ Electrical Engineering experience
    • Embedded electrical design which emphasizes microprocessor design and implementation.
    • IEC and EMC standards experience is a must
    • Hands on designing of products for a regulated industry (medical devices pref. or avionics/aerospace).
    • Ability to design schematics with the Cadence HDL schematic tools.
    • Ability to guide PCB designers in good layout techniques for signal integrity.
    • Ability to thoroughly document all design work and test reports.
    • Familiarity with radio-related test equipment such as signal generators/analyzers, arbitrary waveform generators, etc

     

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

     
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    Thu, 17 May 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[ASIC Design Verification Engineer]]> Position Title: ASIC Design Verification  

    Position Description:   Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in San Diego, CA.

    Job Requirements:
    • Define verification architecture, implement verification environment for block level, SoC subsystems and SOC top level design that use advance verification methodologies and meet established content, performance, quality, cost and schedule goals.
    • Define overall verification strategies, methodologies, and simulation environment
    • Work with RTL designers, system architects and block level verification engineers to develop top level verification requirements and test plans based on specifications. Develop, maintain and publish verification specifications.
    • Analyze and debug simulation failures
    • Generates code coverage and functional coverage report
    • Run gate level simulation and debug them.
    • Perform the constraint assertion based verification

    Job Qualifications:
    • Advanced / Expert in ASIC Verification.
    • Strong knowledge with ASIC Simulation Tools & Verification Languages: all sign-off simulators, Verdi/Siloti
    • Fluent in verification language such as UVM/OVM/RVM/System Verilog, Vera, Verilog
    • Experience in writing Test-plans and creating directed and random test cases
    • Strong scripting skills in Perl, Python, shell etc.
    • Strong problem-solving skill to quickly identify and provide solution under tight schedule pressure
    • Education: B.S. with extensive industry experience

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Wed, 16 May 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[RF Test Engineer]]> Position Title: RF Test Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent has an opportunity for a RF Test Engineer at our client in Kirkland, WA.

    Job Qualifications:
    • BSCS or BSEE
    • 2 years of experience in design and development of automated test solutions
    • Knowledge of RF/Microwave test fundamentals
    • Experience developing automated test systems in Python, C, C++
    • Experience with RF/Microwave measurements using Power Spectrum Analyzers, Signal Generator, Vector Network Analyzers, Oscilloscopes, Power meters
    • Basic knowledge of Lua and Matlab scripting preferred
    • Basic RF assembly skills preferred
    • Skilled in the use and implementation of standard CI software systems preferred
    • Experience setting up and automating antenna tests preferred

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

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    Mon, 14 May 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Materials Planner]]> Position Title: Materials Planner

    Position Description:   Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Menlo Park, CA.

    Job Requirements:
    • Manage any material related network deployment acitvities to ensure timely project launch.
    • Activities include planning, working with sourcing for ordering, arranging shipments, tracking deliveries...etc.
    • Consolidate information and provide reports to stakeholders.
    • Implement and onboard new network deployment vendors with current logistics processes to ensure smooth operations across cross-funtional teams.
    • Collaborate with warehouse and transportation team to ensure successful delivery.
    • Maintain and execute inventory replenishment model.
    • Maximize inventory efficiency and reconcile inventory when needed.
    • Support supply demand reconciliation.

    Job Qualifications:
    • 4+ years of supply chain experience, with focus on material
    • 4+ inventory management
    • Must be detail-oriented and ability to scrutinize for quality of response from the stakeholders Enjoys operating in a fast-paced, team environment under time constraints.
    • Proven interpersonal skills, comfortable with maneuvering different modes of communication to extract information Customer support focus
    • Bachelor' s Degree in Supply Chain or equivalent experience

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Fri, 11 May 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Software Engineer]]> Position Title: Software Engineer

    Position Description:   Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Menlo Park, CA.

    Job Requirements:
    • The Software Engineer will code high-volume software, suggest, collect, and synthesize requirements and create scalable web applications.

    Job Qualifications:
    • React JS.
    • GrahphQL/PHP/SQL
    • BS + 2 years’ experience and MS + 1 year experience in Software Engineering

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Wed, 09 May 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Senior Windows System Admin]]> Position Title:  Senior Windows System Admin

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in San Francisco, California. As a Senior Windows System Admin - you will provide services in support of or clients day-to-day operation and critical projects. You will support a variety of operating systems and maintain infrastructure in Public and Private cloud infrastructure.

    Job Requirements:
    • Manage production and pre-production technology systems in a hybrid cloud/datacenter environment
    • Automate building systems and deploying applications.
    • Create additional automation by scripting repetitive tasks
    • Manage and support Active Directory (Directory Services, DFS, DNS, GPO)
    • Respond to P1/P2 issues in a timely manner according to response SLA
    • Respond to ServiceNow tickets in queue
    • Participate in a 24x7 on-call rotation

    Job Qualifications:
    • 10+ years relevant experience as a Systems Engineer
    • 7+ years relevant experience in a retail systems environment
    • Strong proficiency in Windows Server (2003, 2008/R2 and 2012/R2)
    • Expert-level knowledge of Active Directory, Group Policy Preferences (GPP) and Group Policy (GPO) creation and management
    • Strong proficiency in managing DNS, KMS, DFS, SMTP, SNMP, clustering
    • Experience scripting in PowerShell or other languages
    • Proficiency in VMware VSphere and cloud management technologies
    • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal, flexibility in concepts and action, able to handle aggressive mission critical deadlines
    • Looks for any areas of improvement and suggests changes, rather than waiting for direction
    • Excellent team player - proven ability to resolve problems professionally and systematically

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Tue, 08 May 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Systems Configuration Engineer]]> Position Title:  Systems Configuration Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Portland, Oregon.

    Job Requirements:
    • Develop tools and procedures to automate the deployment and configuration of  products
    • Work with internal and external stake-holders to prototype, test and refine the networking centric portions of our product design
    • Work with  Software and Systems Engineering to integrate network designs into a reproducible production workflow
    • Test and troubleshoot hardware, software and networking for products
    • Define and implement procedures/scripts for configuration and testing of systems
    • Performance requires physical attendance
    • Other duties as assigned

    Job Qualifications:
    • 5+ years in system administration, software development, and/or dev-ops required
    • B.S. in IT, CS, or equivalent experience, required
    • Experience in a manufacturing or production environment, strongly desired
    • Advanced level PowerShell and batch scripting with the ability to produce clean, maintainable code adhering to company and industry style guidelines and best practices, required
    • Experience with Ansible, Puppet, Chef, or other IT automation tools, strongly desired
    • Expert level understanding of Microsoft Windows Operating Systems, System Security and Security Policy implementation using both GUI and CLI/Script interfaces, required
    • Expert level understanding of VMware vSphere (ESXi) Operating Systems, System Security and Security Policy implementation using both GUI and CLI/Script interfaces, required
    • Experience with PC hardware and troubleshooting, required
    • Experience with network equipment vendors (Cisco, Palo Alto, Aruba, Riverbed, etc.), strongly desired
    • Experience with multiple VPN implementations, both site-to-site and remote access, a plus
    • Experience with PKI and certificate based authentication, a plus
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills
    • Ability to present complex technology to technical and non-technical customer audiences
    • Independent Professional that can perform job assignment with limited supervision
    • Accuracy and attention to detail is a must
    • Must be able to self-organize workloads and manage all deadlines

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Tue, 08 May 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Technical PM 3]]> Position Title:  Technical PM 3

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Redmond, Washington.

    Job Requirements:
    • Using PMO best practices and standards, partner with the product/program managers to facilitate a project management process to fit their needs, and oversee and execute on that process/plan. 
    • Create, maintain and control the project schedule and dashboard, facilitate meetings, and proactively identify risks to the project. 
    • Shepherd the Project Team through the Release process, being mindful of all requirements. 
    • Facilitate program  communications, identify and implement continuous improvement practices, and provide regular status reports as required.

    Job Qualifications:
    • Experience with audio component hardware, software and firmware. 
    • 4-8 years of project management experience, Master' s degree preferred, PMI Certification required.
    • Knowledge/background in software industry products/services/applications.
    • Must possess strong cross team/group/org collaboration skills; ability to foresee and analyze project risks, develop risk management plan and mitigate subsequent issues.
    • The ideal candidate will have high-powered analytical skills and the ability to understand concepts and situations that pass by many others.
    • Specialized knowledge as defined by project required.
    • Must have excellent communication skills, experience working with external vendors, strong project management skills, and demonstrated success in adult learning and training principles/skills.
    • Proficiency in Microsoft Office required.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

     
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    Tue, 08 May 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Software Engineer]]> Position Title: Software Engineer

    Position Description:   Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Menlo Park, CA.

    Our team is helping people around the world come together and connect through world-class VR hardware and software. With global departments dedicated to VR research, computer vision, haptics, social interaction, and more, we are committed to driving the state of the art forward through relentless innovation. VR' s potential to change the world is immense; and we' re just getting started. Our Core Tech team explores, develops, and delivers new cutting-edge technologies that serve as the foundation of current and future products. From mixed reality and human interaction to natural inputs and beyond, Core Tech is focused on taking new technologies from early concept to the product level while iterating, prototyping, and realizing the human value and new experiences they open up. We are seeking a talented Computer Vision Engineer to apply their skills to challenging and emerging problems in sensor characterization. The Characterization team applies a range of software and computer vision techniques to characterize novel hardware to enable new experiences in VR. We' re looking for candidates who share a passion for applying software and computer vision techniques for the next generation VR headset.

    Job Requirements:
    • Develop novel computer vision algorithms and advanced systems with a focus on sensor characterization
    • Collect, process, and analyze 3D point cloud data for a variety of sensors across a variety of parameters and metrics
    • Develop and build software automation tools for computer vision and data analytics problems
    • Analyze and improve efficiency, scalability and stability of various systems

    Job Qualifications:
    • 3+ years' experience developing real-time computer vision software in
    • 3+ Matlab and C++, including algorithm design and systems software
    • 3+ development
    • Experience with 3D geometry and 3D point clouds Knowledge of applied mathematics and numerical optimization Prototyping or Sensors Characterization experience

    Preferred Qualifications:
    • PhD degree in Computer Science, Computer Vision, Machine Learning, Robotics or related technical field
    • 5+ years' experience developing real-time computer vision software in
    • 5+ Matlab and C++, including algorithm design and systems software
    • 5+ development
    • 3+ years' experience with Sensor Characterization including depth
    • 3+ sensors and cameras
    • MS in Computer Science, Computer Vision, Machine Learning, Robotics or related technical field

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Wed, 02 May 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Sr. Manager, Integrated Marketing]]> Position Title: Sr. Manager, Integrated Marketing

    Position Description:   Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in San Francisco, CA. We’ re looking for an experienced marketer to help drive strategy and planning across the marketing organization. You will live and breathe the opportunity as an extension of the business group. And you’ ll be responsible for coordinating with internal marketing teams to develop naming, messaging, audience definition, market insights, launch activities, media campaign planning, app marketing, and more. You’ ll be responsible for all aspects of the campaign. This is a critical role on a scrappy cross-functional team that is committed to bringing these new experiences to life for consumers (in this case musicians) and driving results.

    Job Requirements:
    • Serve as a key liaison to the CPG business group (business development, product management, engineering, app development, etc.).
    • Develop in-depth knowledge of how musicians (solo and groups) capture and share music.
    • Proven track record in growth/ acquisition marketing with the ability to analyze funnel and attribution.
    • Drive brand and creative development relevant through the entire funnel from awareness through conversion (includes core content on company’ s website as well as owned, paid, and earned campaign assets for launch and beyond).
    • Envision strategy and tactics for a campaign that will effectively spark interest and buzz in this new product and engage our target audience.
    • Experience submitting and promoting mobile apps on Apple’ s iOS and Google’ s Android App Store.
    • Analyze performance of campaigns and reporting results back to stakeholders at all levels of the organization.
    • Agency management and experience a plus.

    Job Qualifications:
    • 5-7 years of experience developing and driving mobile app campaigns in a start-up environment.
    • Working knowledge of how musicians (solo or bands) currently capture and share their music.
    • Proven track record of managing app marketing campaigns.
    • Creative agency experience; experience managing external agencies to drive successful advertising campaigns.
    • An effective communicator and storyteller who can share strategy and present campaign plans to stakeholders at all levels of the organization.
    • Experience with digital advertising platforms (Facebook, Google AdWords, SEO/SEM, etc.),
    • Strong project management, organizational and communication skills.
    • Self-starter, comfortable in a fast-paced and dynamic environment
    • An optimist with a desire to build and be part of something great.
    • Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Wed, 02 May 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Sr. Software Engineer - Applications]]> Position Title: Sr. Software Engineer - Applications

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting direct hire opportunity with our client in San Jose, California.

    Job Requirements:
    • Perform imaging software requirements analysis and development of associated software requirements specifications
    • Update design documentation and hold associated software design reviews
    • Develop object-oriented software using C++ and software engineering best practices
    • Unit test and debug software on both the system simulator and target ultrasound system hardware along with generating the associated documentation

    Job Qualifications:
    • BSCS, BSCE, BSEE, or equivalent required (MS desired)
    • 5-10 years industry experience
    • Programming expertise in C/C++
    • Demonstrated skill in object-oriented software development
    • Experience with embedded software design, software-hardware interaction with real-time operating systems, multi-threading, and event-driven architectures
    • Familiarity with designing system software emphasizing data transfer, memory management, and algorithm optimization techniques for high performance applications
    • Experience with GPU architecture and GPU programming (CUDA, OpenGL or OpenCL).
    • Embedded Linux development experience 
    • Work is generally sedentary in nature, but may require standing and walking for up to 10% of the time
    • There are no hazardous or unpleasant conditions caused by noise, dust, etc.
    • Work is generally performed within an office environment, with standard office equipment available
    • Only occasional travel required
    • Individual must be motivated to work independently as well as with teams
    • Must have team and goal-oriented mindset
    • He or she must be able to manage multiple tasks and prioritize appropriately
    • Must be detail oriented with excellent written, verbal and organizational skills
    • PC skills including use of Windows and Linux Operating systems and MS office applications are required      

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

     
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    Tue, 01 May 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Software Engineer]]> Position Title:  Software Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting direct hire opportunity with our client in Santa Clara, California.

    Job Requirements:
    • The “ what”, “ how”, and “ why” for the features we build
    • Design and implementation
    • Code development
    • Documentation
    • Troubleshooting and issue mitigation
    • Internal and end-user support for escalations
    • Collaboration with our software partners
    • Edit customer-facing documentation to ensure accuracy
    • Enhance testing use cases, frameworks, or infrastructure to improve overall product quality
    • Work with customers and partners on integrating features across platforms
    • Lead deep-dive architectural conversations about the features and capabilities of our products
    • Support sales, marketing, and product management teams by interacting with current and potential customers
    Required

    • BS in Computer Science or equivalent field experience

    • Strong development background in C, C++, Golang or similar languages

    • Working experience with one or more Linux distribution

    • Strong knowledge of PCIe, I² C, and XAUI technologies

    • Hands-on experience with board bring-up of Linux on embedded systems
    Nice to Haves

    • Experience with IPv4, TCP/IP, Routing, and Switching software

    • Practical hands-on experience with Broadcom or other merchant silicon SDKs

    • Working knowledge of hardware buses, serdes, FPGAs, FIFOs, interrupts, or DMA

    • Experience with high speed Ethernet serdes

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

     

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    Tue, 01 May 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Sr. Supplier Quality Engineer]]> Position Title:  Sr. Supplier Quality Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting direct hire opportunity with our client in Seattle, Washington.

    Job Requirements:
    • Develop and execute audit plans for all relevant suppliers in compliance with Natus Medicals Supplier Qualification program.
    • Carry out onsite Supplier audits, report and follow up on audit results including any non-conformances.
    • Provide quality engineering support to new product development teams and Supply Chain Management.
    • Identify, initiate and follow through of Supplier Corrective Action Reports (SCAR) to ensure effective corrective/preventive actions are implemented.
    • Lead review meetings and provide and analyze key metrics.  Submit trends for possible Corrective and Preventive Actions.
    • Assist with the calibration and verification of tools and equipment when needed.
    • Write, review and/or approve product drawings/specifications, test protocol/reports, and inspection processes.
    • Devise and execute experimental studies, including GD&T, Gage R&R, tolerance stack ups, etc.
    • Work with supplier to help improve process capabilities, including providing input into process validation activities, such as IQ, OQ and PQ requirements.
    • Develop supplier quality plans using risk based assessments to determine inspection requirements and acceptance criteria.
    • Participate and/or lead Material Review Boards (MRB) to ensure that non-conforming product is properly investigated and dispositioned.  Work with the supplier to correct non-conformances.
    • Conduct Corrective and Preventive Action activities to investigate causes of non-conformance, determine root cause and implement corrective actions to eliminate quality problems.
    • Provides guidance and oversight to maintain the RoHS progam.
    • Create, implement and teach new quality systems as required.

    Job Qualifications:
    • BS degree in Engineering discipline or equivalent degree + experience
    • Minimum of  eight years’ experience in engineering related industry, of which  5 years should be in the medical device industry.
    • Direct experience with FDA QSR and ISO 13485 compliance.
      Knowledge of development, validation and manufacture of medical devices.
    • Experience with electro-mechanical equipment recommended.
    • Quality Systems Lead Auditor certification required.
    • Must be willing and available to travel frequently to various supplier sites.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Mon, 30 Apr 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Sr. Design Quality Engineer]]> Position Title:  Sr. Design Quality Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting direct hire opportunity with our client in Seattle, Washington.

    Job Requirements:
    • Provide quality engineering and reliability input to all new projects, including the establishment of quality and reliability design constraints and design evaluation criteria.
    • Plan, coordinate, execute and lead design verification testing against product requirement specifications
    • Oversee the Risk Management program, including creating Risk Management Plans, coordinating risk analyses, participating in FMEA’ s, and maintaining Risk Management Reports and Files.
    • Participate in design reviews to ensure customer and regulatory requirements have been properly translated in to design inputs which are complete, unambiguous and do not conflict.
    • Write, review and/or approve product specifications, test protocol/reports, and manufacturing/inspection processes.
    • Develop an understanding of the current product to assist with product updates and maintenance releases.
    • Assist in the preparation of design documentation to ensure the Design History File is maintained.
    • Assist with creating Essential Requirements Checklists and Technical Files for EU submissions.
    • Create, implement and teach new quality systems as required.

    Job Qualifications:
    • BS degree in Engineering discipline or equivalent degree + experience
    • Minimum of  eight years’ experience in engineering related industry, of which  5 years should be in the medical device industry.
    • Direct experience with FDA QSR and ISO 13485 compliance.
    • Knowledge of development, validation and manufacture of medical devices.
    • Direct experience with electro-mechanical equipment required, including IEC

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Mon, 30 Apr 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[SDE 2]]> Position Title:  SDE 2

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Redmond, Washington.

    Job Requirements:
    • Develop software programs of a complex nature, including operating systems, applications, and/or network products which may be for external customer use.
    • Design and perform analysis on moderately complex programs and systems.
    • Contribute to the development of processes and methodology.
    • Assist in the development of assignments and schedules.

    Job Qualifications:
    • 2+ years work related experience in Software Integration and Build.
    • Relevant technical skills.
    • Strong communication skills.
    • May need advanced knowledge of programming languages and/or development tools in one area, and moderate level skills in multiple areas.
    • Bachelor' s degree in Engineering, Computer Science or related technical field, Master' s degree may substitute for a portion of the related experience, or equivalent work experience/training.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

     

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    Thu, 26 Apr 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Firmware Engineer]]> Position Title:  Firmware Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Redmond, Washington.

    Job Qualifications:
    • UEFI Development experience
    • Relevant technical skills-  Firmware / RTOS / C / C++ / Hardware Bus experience desired
    • Strong communication skills.
    • May need advanced knowledge of programming languages and/or development tools in one area, and moderate level skills in multiple areas.
    • Bachelor' s degree in Engineering, Computer Science or related technical field, Master' s degree may substitute for a portion of the related experience, or equivalent work experience/training.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    #LI-KK1
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    Wed, 25 Apr 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Sensor Characterization Software Engineer]]> Position Title: Sensor Characterization Software Engineer

    Position Description:   Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Redmond, WA.

    Job Requirements:
    • Analyze, evaluate, debug, test, and characterize realtime AR and VR sensors for advanced prototypes and user experiences
    • Work with unfamiliar hardware at the SDK level to evaluate performance of various systems and algorithms
    • Develop characterization software for a variety of novel sensing and imaging systems, establishing a standard set of data analysis tools for generating reports
    • Use tools such as MATLAB to perform data analysis, and use internal systems to archive datasets
    • Write clean readable code, debug complex problems that span systems, prioritize ruthlessly and get things done with a high level of efficiency
    • Learn constantly, educate others, dive into new areas with unfamiliar technologies, and embrace the ambiguity of AR/VR problem solving

    Job Qualifications:
    • 5+ years recent C++ experience, including modern C++ features and
    • 5+ principles years experience working directly with hardware systems such as cameras, sensors, imaging devices, medical devices, gaming consoles, etc.
    • Proven track record of professional software development, including shipping one or more products of high complexity using standard software development toolsets such as source control and continuous integration systems.
    • Deep problem solving and optimization ability
    • Excellent communication skills and demonstrated experience working across disciplines to drive optimal solutions

    Preferred Qualifications:
    • Realtime systems programming
    • MATLAB
    • Firmware programming
    • Database programming
    • Computer vision

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Mon, 23 Apr 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Build & Release Engineer]]> Position Title:  Build & Release Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Santa Clara, California. We are seeking a Build and Release Engineer to shape the way we build and deliver our releases.   You will provide support for creating, developing, and maintaining our CI/CD pipeline - improving efficiency and streamlining the development process.

    Job Requirements:
    • Build script and tools to automate any development and build process
    • Documentation on the build system and its components
    • Training others on how to use the build system
    • Integration with bug tracking tools and test suites
    • Cross team collaboration to facilitate automation
    • Collaboration with our DevOps partners

    Job Qualifications:
    • BS in Computer Science or equivalent field experience
    • 3 or more years of build and/or release engineering experience is a required
    • Proficiency in multiple distributions of Linux
    • Working knowledge of GitHub, Jenkins, and Travis CI
    • Experience with Continuous Integration / Continuous Deployment (CI/CD) pipelines
    • Familiarity with DevOps automation toolchains such as Puppet, Chef, and Ansible

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Mon, 23 Apr 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Software Engineer]]> Position Title: Software Engineer

    Position Description:   Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Redmond, WA.

    Job Requirements:
    • The Software Engineer will code high-volume software, suggest, collect, and synthesize requirements and create effective feature roadmap.
    • This individual will create scalable software that enable a wide range of machine learning, machine perception projects.

    Job Qualifications:
    • 5+ years' experience  writing server-side, multithreaded Python code.
    • HPC framework experience 
    • Software development under Linux systems
    • Docker Container experience nice to have 
    • Experience with C++ is nice to have 
    • Computer vision is nice to have

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Tue, 17 Apr 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Software Engineer]]> Position Title: Software Engineer

    Position Description:   Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Seattle, WA.

    Job Requirements:
    • Oversee internal infrastructure for systems and services responsible for data ingestion, processing and consumption channels
    • Monitor capacity trends to prevent incidents, create and maintain dashboards and reports to synthesize and effectively present information
    • Develop future capacity plans by analyzing product growth trends and project roadmap
    • Help engineers by triaging and routing incoming capacity and reliability issues
    • Oversee A/B experiments in progress, owners, and rollout stage, assist engineers by correlating live site issues with A/B experiments in production
    • Proactively identify repeated investigations and automate them by using scripting and internal tools.

    Job Qualifications:
    • 2+ years’ experience doing capacity planning for internet service
    • 2+ architectures years’ experience in at least one programming language
    • Ability to rapidly learn new development languages (PHP, Python, C++, and Java are all in heavy use)
    • Ability to pick up new software, frameworks and APIs quickly
    • Good knowledge of basic large-scale internet service architectures (such as load balancing, LAMP, CDN' s), even if you haven' t worked on one
    • Configuration and maintenance of common applications such as Apache, memcached, Squid, MySQL, NFS, DHCP, NTP, SSH, DNS, and SNMP
    • Excellent oral and verbal communication skills
    • BE/BTECH/MCA degree (preferred) with a strong academic record or equivalent experience

    Must haves – 

    1. Capacity planning: Load balancing and scaling. This will be the primary responsibility for this role. 
    2. Python 
    3. Experience in high-volume environment 

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates. 

     
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    Tue, 17 Apr 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Network Partner Engineer, Infrastructure-IV]]> Position Title: Network Partner Engineer, Infrastructure-IV

    Position Description:   Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Menlo Park, CA.

    Job Requirements:
    • Provides technical expertise through partner presentations, product demonstrations, review of architecture and test framework.
    • Assists the project group in assessing potential application of technologies to meet use case needs and preparing detailed product specifications for the use cases and project group contributions for selected solutions.
    • May interact with OEM and SW vendor partners often requiring architecture review, technical specifications review, rapid prototyping and/or product demo.
    • May provide software review and consultation to prospective users and/or product capability assessment and validation.

    Job Qualifications:
    • Wireless fundamentals (Telecom infra architecture, LTE, Radio access network, Comm theory, propagation, link budgets, 5G concepts, 5G NR...)
    • Expertise in cellular (4G/5G), LTE advanced, Radio access networks, Radio unit, baseband functionality, SoC landscape, virtualization of access and core, NFV/SDN concepts
    • Wireless system performance analysis (lab/field)
    • Operator/vendor interaction experience
    • Hands-on - can work with lab leads to run tests, debug basic issues, understand and capable of providing input on lab test framework, KPIs, end to end signaling aspects
    • Technology communication skills - can drive workshops with operator and vendor partners
    • Enthusiastic, quick learner

    Nice to have:
    • Scripting/data analytics (Excel, C, R)
    • wireless industry relationships

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Tue, 17 Apr 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[IMU Characterization Engineer]]> Position Title:  IMU CHARACTERIZATION ENGINEER

    Position Description:   Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Redmond, WA.

    Job Requirements:
    • Work closely with the research team to design and construct research devices. 
    • Day to day: running rate tables, programming rate table, interfacing it, taking the data off of it. 

    Job Qualifications:
    • Bachelor' s degree required; solid background in Mechanical Engineering (Graduate degree strongly preferred)
    • Experience with MEMS IMU Devices including characterization 
    • Ability to run a rate table
    • Experience in control and design of various devices
    • Experience with iXblue is a plus -navigation, positioning, and imaging equipment

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Mon, 16 Apr 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Analog Design Engineer - SERDES]]> Position Title: Analog Design Engineer (SerDes, DFE/CDR)

    Position Description:  Our San Jose, CA  based client is looking to hire an Analog Design Engineer with SERDES experience.  This is a direct-hire opportunity.  Relocation available and H1B candidates are welcome. Ability to speak Chinese is required.

    Job Requirements:
    • Design, simulation and verification of high speed CMOS analog and mixed-signal circuits
    • High speed serial link system behavioral modeling
    • Analog at the circuit level and 16 GHz and above - 25 GHz or above is ideal
    • Supervise layout floor plan and design of IC blocks
    • Help define specifications of IC blocks and create design documentation
    • Silicon test, characterization and lab debugging
    • Knowledge sharing/Presentation within design team

    Job Qualifications:
    • MSEE or above with minimum 7 years of working experience.
    • Having strong experience in SERDES, DFE (Decision Feedback Equalizer) or CDR (clock data recovery) circuit design.
    • Analog at the circuit level and 16 GHz and above - 25 GHz or above is ideal
    • Experience in DDR or other high speed designs (e.g. PCIe, HDMI, SerDes) preferred.
    • Good system level knowledge on high speed serial link.
    • Strong lab experience on silicon debugging, good understanding on lab instruments(e.g. oscilloscope, network analyzer).
    • Ability to supervise layout floor plan and design.
    • Good understanding of deep submicron CMOS technology process and device physics.
    • Proficiency of EDA design tools (Virtuoso, Spectre, HSPICE, AMS, etc.)
    • Experiences in Verilog, Verilog-A and/or Matlab.
    • Quick learner who is willing to take challenges and to solve difficult technical problems.
    • Good documentation and presentation skills
    • Ability to speak Chinese is required.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

     

     
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    Thu, 12 Apr 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Prototyper]]> Position Title: Prototyper

    Position Description:   Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Menlo Park, CA.

    Job Requirements:
    • The Ads design team is looking for a hyrid designer/developer to join our team to help with rapid UX prototyping.
    • The ideal candidate has a passion for building new products and a track record of delivering creative solutions to problems. You should also have a demonstrated understanding of the rapid prototyping process, with a track record of projects where you have applied this process.   Responsibilities:
    • Explore, design and prototype solutions to problems in enterprise platforms. 
    • Work with the design team to conceptualize ideas that push boundaries. 
    • Create prototypes to implement those ideas and work with the user research team to test and refine solutions. 
    • Work cross functionally, in particular acting as a bridge between design and engineering.
    • Have a design point-of-view and be able to discuss ideas, give and receive feedback.

    Job Qualifications:
    • Bachelor or Master in Product Design or Computer Science, or a related discipline. 
    • Strong experience with interaction and visual design (in complex industries/domains)
    • Strong knowledge of HTML, JavaScript and CSS, JQuery, and Framer. 
    • Experience with the prototyping process in software (nice to have).
    • 5+ years of experience building web applications 
    • Strong communication and collaboration skills.

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Thu, 12 Apr 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Sr Manager, Content & Social Media Marketing ]]> Position Title: Sr Manager, Content & Social Media Marketing 

    Position Description:   Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in San Francisco, CA. We’ re seeking a Senior Manager of Content and Social Marketing that will lead the growth and evolution of content and social marketing.  This experienced leader will have the opportunity to design social and digital channel strategy and the journeys that drive customers through this ecosystem.  You will also create a vision for original content and programming across channels and audiences, support sponsored content partnerships, and leverage new technologies and distribution opportunities.  You will partner with cross functional teams to build data and insights-driven content and campaign strategies that drive education, consideration, conversion, and advocacy across a diverse set of products and audiences.

    You will be part of changing the mindset and the culture across marketing to think customer and mobile first and elevating Dolby’ s digital prowess across marketing.  To make this happen we are looking for a passionate, data-driven, experienced leader who thrives at the intersection of marketing and technology. 

    Job Requirements:
    • Shape and deliver client’ s content and channel strategy across social (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn), video (YouTube, Vimeo), website, blog, forums, apps, and more.
    • Lead social and digital campaign strategy and planning for B2C and/or B2B products.
    • Serve as an expert on digital and social best practices, both educating internal teams, and driving new business opportunities to leverage emerging trends.
    • Drive cross functional collaboration and partner within Marketing to align content and messaging to business goals.
    • Build an internal workflow for ‘ real time marketing’ to capitalize on key moments where the company can insert itself into culturally relevant conversation.
    • Work closely with data and insights to design benchmarks and identify meaningful metrics to drive the business forward; play a critical role in campaign reporting, especially as it relates to marrying performance insights with future content strategies.
    • Inspire a digital mindset across the marketing team and a well understood Digital and Social Playbook to establish best in class strategy and execution.
    • Broker strategic partnerships with content, media, and social outlets; oversee influencer marketing strategy.
    • Drive partnership between content strategy and media and spearhead our evolution into performance marketing.

    Job Qualifications:
    • Must have experience in managing B2C social media campaigns
    • 10+ years of marketing and digital experience, 3+ years working with large scale brands
    • 3+ years management experience including both direct reports and cross functional teams
    • Experience creating and curating content from multiple sources internally and externally; experience overseeing the content development process
    • Expertise in creating, deploying, and refining digital/social media channels and experiences and know how to drive business impact
    • An agile leader who commands influence and collaboration across marketing; proven ability to drive success cross-functionally
    • Great communications skills and ability to drive strategic conversations and planning
    • Customer-first mindset with a demonstrated understanding of how to build two-way conversation
    • Track record in building effective customer journeys with an understanding of how to measure success at each touchpoint
    • Skilled presenter with the ability to build business cases rooted in data and insights
    • A data-driven approach; someone who can foster rigor and discipline in all that we do, to provide evidence for program success and return on investment
    • Ability to drive agency selection and manage agency resources

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Wed, 11 Apr 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Software Engineer - Switching ASIC]]> Position Title:   Software Engineer – Switching ASIC

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting direct hire opportunity with our client in Santa Clara, California. The heart of forwarding for all whitebox switching is the merchant silicon driving the traffic. We are looking for an individual who has experience in SDK programming for silicon.  Including programming forwarding, adjacency and FIB related functions into HW. Experience with Broadcom XGS and DNX family of chips is a plus.    

    Job Qualifications:
    Required

    • BS in Computer Science or equivalent field experience

    • Strong development background in C, C++, Golang or similar languages

    • Experience with object-oriented code bases and algorithmic experience

    • Working experience with one or more Linux distribution

    • Experience with IPv4, TCP/IP, Routing, and Switching software is a required

    • Practical hands-on experience with the Broadcom SDK

    • Working experience with the Broadcom StrataXGS family of ASICs

    Nice to Haves

    • Experience with Mellanox, Barefoot, Cavium/Marvell, or similar SDKs

    • Knowledge of open source abstractions such as SAI or Stratum

    • Working knowledge of IPv6, BGP, OSPF, and MPLS

    • Familiarity with DevOps cloud tools on AWS/GCP/Azure, Docker, Git, Apache Mesos, Kubernetes, Ansible, Puppet, Chef, Saltstack, and Swarm

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Wed, 04 Apr 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Digital Marketing & Media Manager]]> Position Title: Digital Marketing & Media Manager

    Position Description:   Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in San Francisco, CA. Client is seeking a Digital Marketing & Media Manager to support strategy, execution and optimization of campaigns for client’ s new product(s).  This role will collaborate closely with a small cross-functional team committed to launching and supporting our products and technologies in a meaningful way.  This is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious marketer who wants to learn and grow with a quickly evolving team.

    You will both create and curate content by working with internal and external creative teams, determine how and where that content is distributed, leverage best practices to drive reach on owned channels, forge partnerships to reach new audiences, and engage with fans to generate conversation and drive product education.

    Digital Content, Communities and Media team oversees content marketing, social media marketing, social media channel management/optimization, influencer marketing, community management, and social analytics offering a wide breadth of opportunity to this candidate.

    Job Requirements:
    • Understand business and brand goals and work with Sr Manager to translate them clear briefs and social specific objectives
    • Oversee day-to-day of content strategy, planning, execution, and optimization for assigned campaigns
    • Manage calendar, working across multiple teams, stakeholders, and agencies to ensure one cohesive voice across the channel
    • Work with creative and paid media agencies and internal teams on the creation of digital and social content, ensuring that creative fuels media strategy and media fuels creative strategy
    • Work cross functionally:
    • Client’ s website - Design plans that drive customers down a funnel with
    • Analytics – Extract actionable insights from campaign performance and drive both immediate optimizations and long-term learning
    • PR – Drive seamless integration across earned and owned media and messaging.
    • May be asked to oversee some aspects of community management such as developing content to address community questions or drive education
    • Track budget and oversee creation/approval of SOWs, etc.

    Job Qualifications:
    • 5+ years experience in marketing; at least 2+ of those years should be in digital and/or social
    • Highly organized with a demonstrated ability to manage campaigns from strategy through deployment and pivot as needed along the way
    • Experience planning and managing paid campaigns, particularly on social platforms
    • Experience overseeing the development of creative, particularly video content
    • Strong communications skills with an ability to drive cross functional alignment and move projects forward towards goals
    • Agency management experience, especially overseeing agencies in the creation of social and digital content
    • Strong project management, organizational and communication skills.
    • Genuine excitement for social media with a “ finger on the pulse” of trends, best practices, and best-in-class brands/campaigns
    • Entrepreneurial mindset and eagerness to grow, pivot, and evolve with a fast-paced team
    • B2C experience

    Preferred Qualifications:
    • Influencer marketing experience highly desired
    • Experience working for a large consumer brand
    • Understanding of SEO and web analytics
    • Experience using social media tools for content publishing and reporting

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Wed, 28 Mar 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Electrical Engineer 2]]> Position Title:  Electrical Engineer 2

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Redmond, Washington.

    Job Requirements:
    • Develop, design, and implement electrical solutions for consumer electronic products including but not limited to schematic capture, part selection, PCB layout, analysis and validation of prototype systems that meet the goals of the product while managing constraints in space, time, cost, performance, power, signal integrity, timing margins, and manufacturing. 
    • Direct and coordinate electrical engineering services as required. 
    • Collaborate with design, firmware, compliance, mechanical engineering, and many other engineering and design disciplines to optimize the overall system of the product. 
    • Develop project documentation including specifications, schematic diagrams, PCB layouts, schedules and presentations to fully capture and communicate the electrical design to achieve the projects goals.

    Job Qualifications:
    • BS, MS or PhD in EE required and/or 10-15 years of relevant experience.
    • Hands-on experience in design, development and launch of high-volume consumer electronic product is a must.
    • Requires strong design skills, managing through ambiguity, and technical problem solving skills.
    • Excellent interpersonal, influencing, leadership, verbal and written communication skills required.
    • Experience using Cadence DE-HDL schematic capture and Allegro layout design tools.
    • Excellent project management, communication and teamwork skills required.
    • Demonstrated ownership of multiple sub-systems and/or a complete simple product and/or experience launching multiple moderately complex to complex consumer electronic products

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

     

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    Wed, 21 Mar 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Build and Release PM]]> Position Title:  Build & Release PM

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Redmond, Washington.

    Job Requirements:
    • Own and develop the detailed engineering build plan for all engineering development builds
    • Own and develop the build configuration plan outlining all configurations in detail that are scheduled to be built at each build milestone
    • Manage device allocation process and tools to collect build needs, requited configurations and management of allocation to individuals and teams once devices are built.
    • Build schedule development and management using provided templates/process o High level – compile, build and publish to team o Daily Build Plan – Compile, Build and Publish to team
    • Device Outbound / Inbound shipment management & tracking
    • Manage a materials coordinator to ensure timely and accurate procurement of consigned input materials for the builds with sufficient lead times
    • Work with various engineering teams to ensure quality and completeness of BOMs and required materials for factory preparation and readiness in advance of builds.
    • Work closely with electrical engineers, industrial designers, mechanical engineers, software engineers, design verification engineers, component engineers, and program managers to meet program goals
    • Support deviations to the build and the adjustments required to the BOMs to support realignment of the build schedules
    • Find solutions to material availability issues so that builds occur on schedule
    • Manage the builds at the factory & the tier 1 partner teams
    • Daily build status reporting
    • Monthly Build Budget tracking and reporting

    Job Qualifications:
    • Relentless attention to detail
    • Strong team player
    • Customer-oriented
    • Strong project management capabilities
    • Well-versed in a variety of component technologies from electrical to mechanical
    • Strong understanding of PC/Laptop/Tablet hardware components
    • Minimum BS/MS degree in EE, Material Science, Mechanical Engineering, or equivalent combination of education and experience
    • Extensive MS Project and Excel Experience
    • Program Management strengths must include the ability to direct the work of component and sub-system suppliers to meet overall program objectives
    • Strong communication skills are required, including the ability to clearly express technical concepts in verbal and written forms
    • Must have a working knowledge of electrical components, mechanical components (such as molded plastic and metal parts), sheet metal parts, connectors, cables and adhesives as well as standard documentation associated with mechanical components (2D drawings, 3D CAD)
    • Must have experience in prototype PCBA and box build, high-volume a plus
    • Must work closely with others across functions in a team environment and self-directed when required
    • Must have excellent time management skills and be able to prioritize and multi-task
    • Must be enthusiastic, motivated and self-driven
    • Domestic and international travel as needed to support builds (up to 20-25%)

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Tue, 20 Mar 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
    <![CDATA[Site Reliability Engineer]]> Position Title:  Site Reliability Engineer

     

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting Direct Hire opportunity with our client in San Francisco, CA for an experienced  Site Reliability Engineer.

    Job Requirements:
    • Designing, building, running and monitoring production infrastructure
    • Responding to production incidents and determining how we can prevent them in the future
    • Triaging and troubleshooting complex production issues to ensure reliability and performance
    • Identifying and automating manual processes
    • Continuously evolving our monitoring tools and platform
    • Promoting and applying best practices for building scalable and reliable services across engineering
    • Developing and maintaining technical documentation, runbooks, and procedures
    • Supporting a 24x7 online environment as part of an on-call rotation

    Job Qualifications:
    • Have experience with Linux systems administration including strong scripting skills in Bash, Ruby, Python, Go or similar
    • Have in-depth knowledge and experience supporting web applications running on Java / Apache / Tomcat in a live production environment
    • Have experience with running Docker containers in a production environment and/or on AWS
    • Have experience running production services in AWS (EC2, ECS, KMS, Kinesis, CloudWatch)
    • Have experience automating systems and infrastructure via Ansible, Chef or Terraform
    • Solid understanding of networking concepts and IP protocols
    • Experience using and supporting Splunk, Zabbix or related tools
    • Have knowledge or experience of CI/CD principles
    • Experience working in a source controlled environment
    • Worked with Relational Databases, such as MySQL
    • Knowledge of NoSQL systems such as Redis, Cassandra is an added plus

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

     

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    Mon, 05 Mar 2018 00:00:00 MST 0
    <![CDATA[Operations Program Manager - Pre-Operations]]> Position Title: Operations Program Manager - Pre-Operations

    Position Description:   Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Menlo Park, CA.

    The Infrastructure Support & Operations Services (ISOS) team designs, implements and continuously evolves systems and processes to support all aspects of the Data Center Operations function. In order to meet this need, the ISOS team provides program management support of critical tools initiatives. We are looking for a Program Manager to focus on the pre-ops area and help integrate currently disparate process, schedule, and documentation workflows. The right candidate will add structure and consistency to our ecosystem of business critical outputs and dependencies and support our decision making, system of checks & balances, and communication needs with automated tools. The position is based in our main office in Menlo Park, CA

    Job Requirements:
    • Work with stakeholders to identify and document roadmap/vision for all of the lifecycle tools within the evolving Data Center ecosystem
    • Manage all aspects of the program - scoping, success metrics, execution, launch and communications
    • Conduct gap analysis on what tools/processes are missing/required to meet the larger objectives
    • Work with Legal, InfoSec and IT sourcing teams to complete vendor security assessments and contract execution for platforms and applications identified for Pre-Operations support.
    • Identify key metrics/measures that will be used to evaluate success and validate the business impact of the program
    • Align cross-functional stakeholders on objectives and goals for the program, gather and prioritize requirements.
    • Define and document the end-to-end business processes(workflows) used today and identify where and how tooling solutions will aid with streamlining and scaling the process
    • Work with the various engineering teams to design and develop a scalable solution that meets the goals and objectives
    • Oversee testing (functional, non-functional, user-acceptance etc.)
    • Manage expectations of all interested parties define clear program with key deliverable and milestone dates
    • Maintain program status wiki pages and provide frequent program updates Identify and communicate risks and adjustments to the overall program
    • Oversee deployment tasks (tactical cut over activities) as well as training for all support teams
    • Be independent and thorough in examination and analysis, alongside results oriented
    • Foster a culture of data driven decision making
    • Drive towards problem resolution despite ambiguity or uncertainty
    • Build relationships, gain consensus, remove tension/roadblocks and focus on the solution

    Job Qualifications:
    • 6+ years work experience in Project Management with a demonstrated track
    • 6+ record of delivering business value using technology solutions in
    • 6+ high-tech operations space
    • Proven project management, inter-personal, and communication skills, with attention to detail
    • Must have project management experience in building scalable, enterprise tooling initiatives, defining roadmaps and translating strategic initiatives into tactical, objective programs
    • Experience in collaborating with stakeholders and cross-functional teams
    • Must be familiar with the scrum methodology
    • Analytical, problem-solving, negotiation and organizational skills with focus under pressure
    • Organizational and time management skills
    • Must be proactive with proven ability to execute on multiple tasks simultaneously
    • Having worked in datacenter environment is a plus.
    • Some travel will be required (including international travel)
    • Bachelor s degree in MIS, computer science, or related field

    Benefits Package:  Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Thu, 01 Mar 2018 00:00:00 MST 0
    <![CDATA[Junior Project Manager]]> Position Title:  Junior Project Manager

    Position Description:   Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in San Francisco, CA. The DCCM (Digital Content, Communities, and Media) Project Manager will manage the workflow of select projects from job conception to delivery (i.e. “ plan, create, execute, close”).  This role is responsible for planning and managing resources as well as effectively communicating progress across multiple disciplines throughout the project in order to ensure that the team delivers high quality projects on schedule. The project manager will also work closely with the Sr Director to build the team’ s ‘ playbook,’ including sample schedules, documents, and process guides.

    Job Requirements:
    • Manage the brief intake process by interpreting requirements, defining the scope, creating schedules, and resolve conflicting priorities to ensure quality on-time delivery of assets and efficient utilization of resources
    • During the “ plan” phase, help to define scope and resource needs for project; segregate projects into “ light,” “ medium,” and “ heavy” work with Sr Director to identify level of day-to-day involvement based on ranking and support level needed
      • Light – create initial project schedule and help gather assets
      • Medium – same as light plus attend weekly meetings
      • Heavy – same as medium plus potential for day-to-day detail management
    • Track project plan and review daily/weekly work schedule with key stakeholders; ensure project milestones and objectives are met for both internal projects and with agencies
    • May act as the hub between external agencies and/or internal clients/creative teams to manage projects efficiently through the workflow process to final delivery
    • Gather and traffic assets as needed
    • Close completed jobs and archive assets
    • Communicate regularly with stakeholders about the status of all jobs in progress, proactively advising on and problem solving for any identified trouble spots, schedule changes, or delays that may impact expected business results
    • Maintain team project tracker and work across DCCM team to ensure team members are properly updating; escalate ‘ at risk’ deadlines with enough time to develop solutions
    • Oversee team shared drive; own document nomenclature and organization system
    • Serve as key representative with other teams’ respective project managers; develop process and drive workflow efficiency with internal creative teams and external agencies
    • Maintain select planning documents as needed by Sr Director
    • Support onboarding of new agencies
    • Own scheduling of meetings and distribution of meeting notes
    • Oversee implementation of all team workflow and project management tools, such as SmartSheets including creation and team implementation of custom use cases, dashboards, etc.
    • Create process documents, sample schedules, and decks and drive consistency across DCCM team.

    Job Qualifications:
    • 3-5 years of project management experience in a fast-paced agency or in-house
    • 3 + years experience with social media content is required
    • Must have excellent organizational skills
    • Proactive, self-motivated, able to work efficiently independently as well as a team.
    • Must be able to effectively multi-task and have project management skills with the ability to prioritize in a fast-paced and high volume environment.
    • Strong understanding of the planning process, delivering high quality projects on schedule, planning and defining scope and needs for projects based on low to high levels of support
    • Sharp attention to detail and exceptional organization skills to ensure assets delivery meet deadlines.
    • Positive attitude even in the face of rapidly changing variables.
    • Command of project management tool, Smartsheets required; knowledge of other project planning tools including but not limited to BaseCamp, Trello, etc. is a major plus. 

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Thu, 01 Mar 2018 00:00:00 MST 0
    <![CDATA[Firmware Engineer 2]]> Position Title:  Firmware Engineer 2

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Redmond, Washington.

    Job Requirements:
    • Develop voice algorithms for voice-over-IP applications on embedded DSP consumer devices. This includes echo cancellation, noise cancellation, automatic gain control and filters.

    Job Qualifications:
    • Strong understanding of DSP audio processing basics
    • Knowledge of common frequency domain and full-band audio processing algorithm approaches for echo cancellation, noise reduction, AGC, filters.
    • Hands-on experience in design, development and launch of high-volume consumer electronic product -Experience in HiFi3 FDK experience and HiFi3 coding preferred
    • Experience developing in MATLAB. Experience developing using test vector approaches.
    • Demonstrable programming skills in C and C++. -Experience and understanding of firmware design tools and languages.
    • Understanding of basic testing, coding, and debugging procedures.
    • Strong problem solving and debugging skills for multi-processor systems with I2C/SPI, USB and other interconnect bus.
    • Experience porting to DSP hardware

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Thu, 01 Mar 2018 00:00:00 MST 0
    <![CDATA[Customer Relations/Complaints Tech]]> Position Title: Customer Relations/Complaints Tech

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting direct hire opportunity with our client in Bothell, Washington.

    Job Requirements:
    • Take Customer calls, give info. on products to customers w/ managerial ability  to proceed with calls
    • Take Tech Service Calls - Receive complaints, troubleshoot equipment, diagnose, fix issues over phone in professional manner and get positive results 
    • Deal with warranty procedures
    • Deal with multiple service centers calling for parts and potential recall scenarios
    • Have or gain Regulated Environment  ISO/FDA Medical knowledge/understanding  for the job
    • Self driven, individually successful
    • Potential  managerial skills to manage personnel -   multiple people
    • Reports to Service Eng. Mgr.
    • Some irregular travel and typically locally based.

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Mon, 19 Feb 2018 00:00:00 MST 0
    <![CDATA[Sr. Software Engineer]]> Position Title:  Sr. Software Engineer

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting direct hire opportunity with our client in Portland, Oregon.

    Job Requirements:
    • Design device abstraction frameworks under Windows using C#/.NET and XML
    • Design and develop functionality using interfaces like SNMP, Telnet/SSH, Web Services, PowerShell
    • Design and develop functionality to monitor/control routers, switches, firewalls, and phone systems
    • Design and develop tools to harden (secure) systems using firewall rules, ACLs, certificates, etc.
    • Write specifications and plans for new designs
    • Work closely with network engineers and integration/QA teams
    • Assist in writing help and technical documentation
    • Troubleshoot system and software problems
    • Other duties as assigned

    Job Qualifications:
    • US Citizenship required
    • BS Computer Science or equivalent experience
    • 8 Years software engineering industry experience required
    • Experience with commercial software development
    • Experience with C#, .NET, C++, WPF, and Microsoft Visual Studio
    • Experience with multi-threading techniques
    • Experience with networking protocols and services: TCP, HTTP, SNMP, SSH, etc.
    • Experience with network hardware/software like firewalls, switches, VPN, routing, etc.
    • Experience with Windows Server functionality using Active Directory, GPO, WMI, etc.
    • Experience with SQL Server highly desirable
    • Familiarity with Virtual Machines (VMWare) highly desirable
    • Familiarity with UI design, especially WPF, highly desirable
    • Familiarity with security concepts (especially DoD) and tools highly desirable
    • Familiarity with phone system technology (PBX, VoIP) etc. highly desirable
    • Familiarity with Linux and Expect (regular expressions) desirable
    • Strong communication/documentation skills for both technical and non-technical audiences
    • Attention to detail and quality orientation a must
    • Strong work ethic – someone who is proactive, responsible, and loves what they do

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
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    Fri, 16 Feb 2018 00:00:00 MST 0
    <![CDATA[Packaging Designer]]> Position Title: Packaging Designer
     

    Position Description:   Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Menlo Park, California for an experienced Packing Designer.  

    Job Requirements:
    • Work closely with the industrial team to create exceptional packaging for our products.
    • Help create the visual language of the brand and the physical nature of our packaging.
    • Lead the development phase by managing internal and external resources.
    • Connect the brand to people, represent user-centric thinking and excellence in aesthetic and functional sensibilities while simultaneously addressing the design challenges represented by engineering constraints.

    Job Qualifications:
    • 5+ years of experience as a designer developing packaging for consumer electronics or related products.
    • 2+ years experience leading design projects and directing development activities.
    • Excellent sketching skills, agile cognitive ability, and a commitment/demonstrated skill in iterative prototyping processes.
    • Experience with 3D CAD modeling in Solidworks or ProE.
    • Experience with the Adobe suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign) Experience with Rendering Software such as Keyshot.
    • Proven experience in creating compelling packaging designs.
    • Deep understanding of the manufacturing processes.
    • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic work environment.
    • Excellent communication, problem solving, and collaboration
    • A bachelor' s degree in industrial design, architecture, or a closely related field
       

    About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

    Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
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    Tue, 13 Feb 2018 00:00:00 MST 0
    <![CDATA[Electrical Engineer - Radio Frequency 3]]> Position Title:  Electrical Engineer - Radio Frequency 3

    Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Redmond, Washington.

    Job Requirements:
    • Develop, design, and implement RF solutions for the product and collaborating with the system EE, EE team, and ME teams to achieve stated product goals. 
    • Responsible for the RF performance of the pro