<![CDATA[Protingent: jobboards]]> http://JOBS.PROTINGENT.COM/ en-us <![CDATA[Lab Technician 2]]> Job Description: Assembling and re-working PCB assemblies.  Assembling various kinds of cables including digital, cable and power.  Troubleshooting and fixing assembly problems like opens, shorts, cold-solder, etc.  Purchasing and kitting parts for PCB assemblies. Generating documentation to support Bill of Materials (analog and digital testing and troubleshooting).  Writing and verifying test procedures

Qualifications:
  • 5 or more years military or related experience will be considered.
  • Excellent hand soldering skills and fine pitch surface mount  rework ability.
  • The ability to read and understand schematic diagrams and datasheets for electrical and mechanical specifications.
  • The ability to assemble prototype electronics.
  • Experience testing and debugging  assemblies.
  • Experience with lab test equipment.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Windows based computers.
  • Experience supporting HWSW engineers Excellent customer service skills.
  • Education: AA in Electronics or better.

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Tue, 19 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:
  • Develop automation workflows
  • Provide support to Implementation team throughout deployment of new deals during POCs and project implementation phase
  • Help gather project requirements
  • Develop workflows
  • Responsible for the overall testing cycles
  • Deliver technical training demos and support for new/existing clients.
  • Direct reporting to the Service Delivery Lead, indirect reporting to the Implementation Managers (project based).

Job Qualifications:
  • Graduates in Computer Science with minimum 3-4 years experience in object oriented programming (C#, C++, VB, Java, Powershell or Python preferred)
  • Previous experience in application or implementation support domain is a must.
  • Previous experience in BPOs is a plus.
  • Skills required: process minded, good presentation and communication skills
  • Fluent written and spoken English is mandatory, fluency in any other European languages is a plus.
  • Previous experience with working with Automation Anywhere, Blue Prism, OpenSpan 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, 19 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Virtualization Engineer ]]> Position Title: Systems Tech Virtualization

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[Mechanical Engineer]]> Position Title:  Mechanical Engineer

 

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

Job Requirements:
  • Develop innovative design concepts and technology improvements
  • Generating detailed designs, specifications, testing and bill of material that meet our customer requirements
  • Project management of the scope, schedule, risk and adherence to customer requirements throughout the development process.
  • Work with multiple engineering & quality departments as part of a cross-functional team.
  • Research and evaluate designs for functionality, manufacturability, structural, thermal, EMI effectiveness and conformity to aerospace standards (MIL-STD)
  • Providing ownership of the mechanical design from concept through production release.
  • Conduct quality checks of drawings, documents and reports, verifying accuracy of data, information and calculations
  • Assist in the preparation of estimates, engineering change orders, schedules, and budgets
  • Research new applications, vendors and technologies
  • Perform verification and validation tests and analysis of designs
  • Provide design engineering support during the production process including MRB evaluations and dispositions.
  • Generate applicable documentation to support the design process
     

Job Qualifications:
  • 3D modeling experience in Solidworks required
  • Lighting or optical design experience preferred
  • Key and switch design experience preferred
  • Must have the ability to effectively work in a team atmosphere, interacting with both internal and external customers.
  • Bachelor' s degree in Mechanical Engineering and a minimum of 5-7 years related experience to include project engineering. Bachelors of Science degree required in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent
  • Aerospace flight deck design background 

 

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[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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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[MacOS/Apple Support Engineer]]> MacOS/Apple Support Engineer

 

Our client is in need of an Apple Engineer who has knowledge of the following:

 

Responsible for managing Apple projects and Operations for Client Engineering team as well as managing Mobile and Desktop lifecycle and reporting for our clients Enterprise. Finds ways to improve performance, enhance procedures and optimize workflow for the team and the infrastructure in our scope. Interfaces with other management, applications teams, business partners and other departments to properly represent team.

• Air-Watch MDM / Casper MDM relationship owner, responsible for all iOS / macOS devices supervised by these consoles in over 400 stores and multiple corporate environments.

• Responsible for determining workflow and timeline using JIRA project management and allocating proper time for projects and operations.
• Interface with departments to determine best standard operating procedures.
• Utilize vendors to better maintain our systems and follow recommended Enterprise procedures.

• Understanding of Creative needs: Adobe Enterprise, Enterprise printing solutions, etc.
• Ensures application compliance, functionality and works with teams to strengthen the mobile environment as it becomes more utilized.

• Strong understanding of Apple Developer portal, app development process and Certificate creation.

• Strong understanding of Network communication protocols -802.1X is a MUST (TCP/IP, HTTP, SSL/TLS).
• Well versed in Bash, X-Code and can use these languages on a daily basis.
• Assists with virtual environment management  for vSphere, Horizon View VDI, images and backups.
• Provides reporting and audit solutions for all above environments to ensure PCI compliance.
• Displays a can do attitude, professionalism and solid communication to all internal coworkers as well as clients and vendors of our client
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Mon, 18 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Hardware Test 3 Engineer]]> Job Description: 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.

Qualifications:
  • BS, MS or PhD in EE required and/or 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.
  • 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.

Notes From Manager:

1.     At least 2 years of memory validation experience into GDDR3 / GDDR5.
2.     Hold minimum BS EE /CS, and 10+ years experiences into the field
3.     High volume consumers experience, comfortable working in lab, hand-some, team work

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Mon, 18 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Fuel Design and Fabrication Project Engineer]]> Position Title: Fuel Design and Fabrication Project Engineer

Position Description: Protingent has an opportunity for a Fuel Design and Fabrication Project Engineer at our client in Bellevue, WA.

Job Qualifications:
  • B.S. or M.S. in Mechanical Engineering
  • 5+ years experience in design of reactor core components, including creation or maintenance of detailed drawing packages and supporting design analysis.
  • Control rod design experience is considered a plus.
  • Demonstrated experience in writing specifications for procurement, testing, and fabrication.
  • Experience interfacing with manufacturing vendors or work experience in a manufacturing environment is desired.
  • Strong knowledge of various inspection and test techniques (e.g., dimensional, chemical, mechanical property, ultrasonic, etc.)
  • Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T) experience
  • Excellent technical writing, communication, and presentation skills
  • Experience in performing design activities to applicable requirements such as NQA-1, ASME B&PV, AWS, 10 CFR 50, Appendix B, or equivalent.
  • Strong computer software skills are desired and proficiency with Microsoft Office products is required.  Familiarity with SolidWorks or other commercial solid modeling software 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.

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Mon, 18 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[Data Engineer II]]> Position Title: Data Engineer II

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[Reliability Test Technician]]> Position Title:  Reliability Test Technician

Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Redmond Washington for a reliability Test technican:

Job Requirements:
  • Prime responsibility will be executing reliability testing using established procedures and techniques
  • Perform a wide variety of reliability environmental, mechanical, optical, chemical testing, mechanical shock, vibration, HALT/HASA testing, environmental chamber operation and electrical tests per reliability engineer requirements
  • Maintenance/ basic calibration of test equipment and environmental chambers, develop reliability stress hardware specifications and procedures, write test programs for reliability testing and characterization, and assist in selection of new reliability lab equipment
  • Prepare test reports and communicate results and findings to Reliability engineer to facilitate root cause analysis and resolution when failure occurs
  • Support team in performing other Electro-Mechanical testing and measurements per product design requirements
  • Complete measurement method analysis (GRR), gage correlation studies
  • Set up test equipment for functional tests for PCBA and system levels, including product cabling, instrumented thermal and mechanical characterizations such as thermocouples, accelerometers, strain gages, power supplies, and data acquisition systems
  • Monitor product on test (understands test suites), and test equipment for faults and diagnoses and correct equipment issues
  • Maintain test data files, and databases and reports test status and non-conformances to engineering teams
  • Contribute to lab continuous improvement efforts, with participation in development of operating procedures, test methods, and error-proofing
  • Perform basic soldering, wiring, fixture setup and product labeling to track DUTs Requirements
  • Experience setting up computer hardware, installing/upgrading software and operating systems as required

Job Qualifications:
  • Demonstrated trouble-shooting and problem solving skills
  • Is detail oriented with strong analytical ability
  • Able to recognize test and test part anomalies, trends and malfunctions
  • Possess strong mechanical aptitude
  • Proficient with MS Office including Excel formulas and charts, word and power point
  • Skillsets required include working with computer hardware and components, electronic components, soldering, mechanical components and fixtures, accelerometers, strain gages, data logging, test tracking, and reporting
  • Associate’ s degree required (BS preferred) in technical/engineering field with 5-7 years of experience. #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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Fri, 15 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[Software Engineer]]> Position Title: Software Engineer

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

Job Requirements:
  • Design, develop and test new applications enterprise collaboration and search
  • Research new technologies in a given space and provide valuable insights to business teams.
  • Design and coordinate the network of integrated Application and Analytics sandboxes for the Alpha Lab.
  • Design and Develop custom integrations/application prototypes that are elegant and useful to solve complex business problems that optimally uses applications, analytics and collaboration/productivity tools.
  • Conduct demo’ s of the prototype to internal business teams, along with insights gained on how well it can function within the Business Technology ecosystem.
  • Contribute ideas for continually improving the team' s productivity, job enjoyment, and code quality.
  • Transition the successful prototypes to appropriate teams for dev and support by collaborate on technical design, work estimation and implementation.
  • Maintain client culture at all times, consistent with client’ s code of conduct

Job Qualifications:
  • Bachelor' s Degree or higher.  Computer Science/Engineering major is preferable
  • Strong fundamentals in an object-oriented language like Java; Familiarity with client-side technologies like HTML, CSS, JavaScript, XML
  • Experience in Front-end Javascript frameworks like React, JQuery.
  • Understanding of web service technologies such as REST, JSON, SOAP, HTTP, SSL, SAML, WSDL.
  • Can stitch together various services and processes together even if you have not worked with them before
  • Ability to pick up new technologies quickly
  • Take pride in working on projects to successful completion involving a wide variety of technologies and systems
  • Enjoy working with a diverse group of people with different expertise and backgrounds
  • Excellent interpersonal, collaboration, analytical, 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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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[Technical Writer]]> Position Title: Technical Writer

Position Description:   Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Menlo Park, CA. Our client’ s mission is to give people the power to share, and make the world more open and connected.

Job Requirements:
  • Create and maintain internal and external documentation for technologies and tools used internally.
  • Work closely with engineering, product, and support teams to ensure the quality, discoverability, and accuracy of the content you create and develop.
  • Design, write, and edit conceptual, procedural, and reference documentation.
  • Navigate through multiple platforms such as web, iOS, and Android.
  • Create and maintain code sample fragments and sample apps.

Job Qualifications:
  • 3+ years experience in writing, technical documentation, and/or developer outreach for a developer audience.
  • 2+ years experience with a programming language, such as C++, C#, Java, PHP, Python, Objective-C, etc.
  • Experience writing, proofreading and editing.
  • The ability to produce and organize content with a clear flow.
  • Experience with authoring tools such as XML, HTML, Markdown, Adobe Photoshop, and Illustrator.
  • Experience programming, using the command-line, trying out user interfaces, and working with prototype software or hardware in test environments.
  • Experience meeting multiple, tight deadlines.
  • Experience developing training materials (slides, handouts, instructor notes) for a developer audience
  • Experience working with infrastructure services in a large scale, distributed systems type 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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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[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:
  • Strong written and oral communication and collaboration skills, ability to collaborate effectively in team, across team and with management and other discipline.
  • Demonstrated ability to plan, schedule, and deliver on time
  • Knowledge of software testing is a plus.
  • Fundamental knowledge of C# 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, 14 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Director of Operations]]> Position Title:  Director of Operations

Position Description: Our Eastside client is looking bring on a Director of Operations to  direct manufacturing and service operations for medical  business unit product line(s). 

Education:
  • Bachelor’ s Degree in Engineering, Business, or technical discipline.

Experience:
  • 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.
  • Experience with mid-level ERP system.  Implementation and integration experience preferred.
  • Facilities Management experience preferred.
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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, 12 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[HW Engineer III]]> Position Title:  Hardware Engineer III

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

Job Requirements:
  • Translate product requirements into design
  • Design, implement, modify, synthesize, verify and evaluate logic using VHDL 
  • system architecture for use in gate arrays (FPGAs) using VHDL.
  • Write and follow both design and test documentation
  • Provide reliable development estimates
  • Test hardware functionality at both the unit and system level
  • Resolve design defects and issues

Job Qualifications:
  • Bachelor degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering and 5-years of experience (or a combination of education, training, or experience which provides an equivalent background required to perform the work of this position)
  • Strong programming and design skills using VHDL or Verilog
  • Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal skills
  • Considerable knowledge of high speed digital logic circuit design, including use of large gate arrays (FPGAs) and high performance memories
  • Considerable knowledge of VHDL synthesis, simulation, test benching, TCL scripts
  • Considerable experience using Xilinx and/or Altera FPGAs
  • Considerable knowledge of analog circuit design
  • Optical transceiver knowledge
  • Skilled in use of lab equipment such as oscilloscopes, logic analyzers, etc.
  • Experience with word processing and spreadsheet software sufficient to perform and report on the duties required of this level
  • Ability to work with a variety of individuals from diverse backgrounds.

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[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[Domain Architect - eCommerce]]> Position Title:  Domain Architect - eCommerce

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

Job Requirements:
  • Develop a technology strategy roadmap for the upcoming years. The goals for this role are to
  • Drive functionality for our eCommerce platform technologies to meet our ROI goals
  • Contribute to and design for long term business objectives, and grow your individual position  through your accomplishments.
  • You will be an individual contributor but will support current and upcoming projects by defining objectives, enrolling and guiding solution architects, and providing hands on solutions as needed.

Job Qualifications:
  • 10+ year experience, 4 years of experience architecting solutions in an ecommerce or related domain.
  • Computer Science or related degree.  
  • eCommerce experience
  • Hands on experience working with cloud solutions; AWS, Azure, or other.
  • Experience with ecommerce platforms such as ATG or other.
  • You will have experience acting as a SME for eCommerce architectures 
  • High Interest in advancing and developing your career as well as new technologies

Preferred Qualifications:
  • eCommerce experience in a Retail company.
  • eCommerce Platform Technology experience related to: Guest Data, Content Management, Product, Merchandising, Search, and Order Capturing, in ATG or other technologies
  • Salesforce experience; Salesforce Commerce Cloud.
  • Platform & SAAS 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, 12 Jun 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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Tue, 12 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Visual Writer]]> Position Title: Visual Writer

Position Description:  Protingent has an opportunity for an experienced Visual Writer at our world-renown gaming client in Renton, WA.

Job Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’ s Degree in Creative Writing or related
  • 2+ years of professional writing experience
  • Writing experience in a visually-related field such as comics or screenwriting
  • Knowledge of Magic: the Gathering rules and IP elements
  • Game Design and/or Art background is a plus
  • Team-oriented and ability to interact with other departments

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, 12 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Systems Designer - Sandbox]]> Position Title: Systems Designer - Sandbox

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

Job Qualifications:
  • 3+ years working as a developing core mechanics on a first person/third person shooter title
  • Deep understanding of gameplay and game design theories and practices
  • Proficient in using game editing software such as Unreal, Unity, Frostbite, etc.
  • Experience in using a text based scripting language (C#, LUA, UnityScript, etc.)
  • A love for shooters in general

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, 12 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Software Design Engineer]]> Position Title: Software Design Engineer

Position Description: Protingent has an opportunity for a Software Design Engineer at our AAA game studio client in Redmond, WA.

Job Qualifications:
  • BS in CS or related
  • 5+ years professional experience
  • C# and .Net-based products expertise
  • Experience building REST web services
  • Experience developing Azure-based applications, particularly using Azure Storage and Event Hub
  • Experience developing with a Distributor Actor model based platform, such as Orleans or Akka
  • Developing and deploying container-based 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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Tue, 12 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Manufacturing Engineer]]> Position Title:  Manufacturing Engineer

Position Description:  Our East side client has an exciting opportunity for a Manufacturing Engineer with NPI, Solidworks and Medical Device experience.

Job Requirements:
  • Work with the R&D and manufacturing team to define requirements and design product and processes to launch medical devices.
  • Create 3D Solid models and GD&T based production drawings of products.
  • Interface with Quality and Research and Development organizations to integrate new products or processes into the existing manufacturing area.
  • Lead, manage, implement and execute multiple projects to support product development, manufacturing process development and improvement on time and on budget.
  • Develop clear and well understood documentation which may include, but is not limited to, process and inspection procedures, protocols, deviations, drawings, and documentation.
  • Write and execute process validation protocols (IQ, OQ, PQ) and associated reports.
  • Provide necessary technical expertise associated with second tier supplier designs, manufacturing processes and supporting subsystems.
  • Document experiments, tests, and process development activities.
  • Train production trainers and assemblers on new or modified equipment/processes.
  • Develop and manage outside OEM services.
  • Supervise Junior Manufacturing Engineers and Technicians, including assigning duties and perform training and mentoring.

Job Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’ s degree in Engineering discipline plus 7 – 10 years of related experience in Product Development, Manufacturing Engineering and Product introduction.
  • Expertise medical device manufacturing following GMP, ISO 13485, MDD, and QSR requirements.
  • Experience in New Product Introduction
  • Diversified knowledge and experience in Process Qualification and Validation.
  • Strong background in change and configuration management.
  • Strong Technical writing abilities required.
  • Expertise in relevant materials fabrication equipment/techniques.
  • Experience in broad range of DfX categories
  • CAD capability, SolidWorks 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, 11 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Technical PM 3]]> Position Title:  Technical PM 3

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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Mon, 11 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Senior Software Engineer]]> Position Title: Senior Software Engineer

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

Job Qualifications:
  • BS in CS, EE, or related
  • 5+ years professional C++ experience
  • RTOS expertise, QNX/Linux preferred
  • Regulated experience is a must
  • TCP/IP/UDP networking knowledge
  • Experience debugging HW/SW interactions

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, 11 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Controls Software Engineer]]> Position Title:  Controls Software Engineer

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

Job Requirements:
  • Working in G-code/M-code
  • Taking cnc type controls but writing software that will move sensors and lasers around an object to capture dimensional data. 
  • The candidates should have experience writing or modifying post processing cad/cam code.
  • Will be responsible for assisting in the development of software for custom automation and robotic systems. These systems include features such as:
    • Real time PC control architecture
    • Senor and Laser systems
    • CMM

Job Qualifications:
  • CNC programming languages (G-Code/M-Code)
  • Post Processing
  • GD&T and/or Kinematic equations
  • Schematic reading experience a plus.
  • Able to integrate into an existing software engineering team environment.
  • Able to use existing standards, procedures, and practices.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Ability to work under pressure to meet project deadlines in a multi-tasking environment.
  • Sense of urgency to meet project schedules
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality.
  • Exposure to PC-based machine controls.
  • Use Microsoft software – Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Visio, 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, 11 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) must be  comfortable with testing software
  • 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
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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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Mon, 11 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Project Controls Engineer]]> Position Title: Project Controls Engineer

Position Description: Protingent has an opportunity for a Project Controls Engineer at our client in Bellevue, WA.

Job Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’ s degree in Engineering, Construction Management, or related
  • PMI Certification
  • 10+ years experience as a Project Controls Engineer, preferably in commercial nuclear power industry. Mandatory that experience includes R&D and Engineering Projects.
  • Expertise with Oracle’ s Primavera P6 including the ability to train / teach advanced P6 to other project controls personnel.
  • Earned Value Management (EVM) methodologies in schedule development, maintenance, reporting, cost and budget development and maintenance expertise
  • Experience performing Critical Path methodologies to identify schedule-related problems which arise during project execution and a demonstrated history of recommending and implementing mitigating actions utilizing creative solutions to minimize impacts to project schedule.
  • Experience with baseline change control and exposure to other project controls disciplines including risk management, and estimating are 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, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Thermal Hydraulics Engineer]]> Position Title: Thermal Hydraulics Engineer

Position Description: Protingent has an opportunity for a Thermal Hydraulics Engineer at our client in Bellevue, WA.

Job Qualifications:
  • M.S. or PhD in nuclear or mechanical engineering
  • 10+ years of experience in nuclear thermal hydraulic analysis and design
  • Strong thermal-hydraulic analytical skills with expertise in CFD methods development and one dimensional hydraulic network analysis
  • Experience with StarCCM+, GOTHIC, and RELAP5-3D thermal-hydraulic tools preferred
  • Demonstrated experience developing new analytical methods
  • Familiar with nuclear engineering design, operations, regulatory requirements, and industry precedents

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, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Reactor Core Mechanical Engineer]]> Position Title: Reactor Core Mechanical Engineer

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

Job Qualifications:
  • BSME
  • 7+ years’ Mechanical Engineering experience in the nuclear industry
  • Working experience with design codes and standards such as ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code; in particular experience with high temperature application in Division 5 of Section III
  • Proficient in finite element stress analysis, mechanical analysis methods and commercial mechanical stress analysis modeling tools preferably with ABAQUS Standard and Explicit
  • Proficient in computer code development and knowledgeable in modern programming tools on personal computers and code development such as Python, Fortran
  • Experience in mechanical analysis of reactor core assemblies; in particular experience with irradiation induced creep and swelling is highly desirable
  • Knowledgeable of verification and validation of codes to applicable requirements such as NQA-1

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, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Lab Technician 2]]> Position Title:  Lab Technician 2

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

Job Requirements:
  • Assembling and re-working PCB assemblies. 
  • Assembling various kinds of cables including digital, cable and power. 
  • Troubleshooting and fixing assembly problems like opens, shorts, cold-solder, etc. 
  • Purchasing and kitting parts for PCB assemblies.
  • Generating documentation to support Bill of Materials (analog and digital testing and troubleshooting). 
  • Writing and verifying test procedures

Job Qualifications:
  • 5 or more years military or related experience will be considered.
  • Excellent hand soldering skills and fine pitch surface mount  rework ability.
  • The ability to read and understand schematic diagrams and datasheets for electrical and mechanical specifications.
  • The ability to assemble prototype electronics.
  • Experience testing and debugging  assemblies.
  • Experience with lab test equipment.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Windows based computers.
  • Experience supporting HWSW engineers Excellent customer service skills.
  • Education: AA in Electronics or better.

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, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Operations Test Engineer]]> Position Title: Operations Test Engineer

Position Description: Protingent has an opportunity for an Operations Test Engineer at our client in Kirkland, WA.

Job Qualifications:
  • BSEE, CS or  related
  • 5+ years’ Linux test experience for a manufacturing environment
  • Automating tests using  LabWindows/CVI (C).
  • Experience in Validation Plans, Protocols and Report writing and execution in a medical device regulated environment
  • Experience in developing manufacturing test specifications and acceptance criteria
  • Experience in developing test sequencer software architecture and modules
  • Experience with statistical methods in test (GaugeRR, Capability Analysis, Statistical Process Control)
  • Strong communication skills (written and verbal) and ability to work in cross-functional teams
  • Experience developing new product test strategies
  • 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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Thu, 07 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[Product Manager]]> Position Title: Product Manager

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

We' re looking for a PM to lead machine learning product initiatives. This individual must demonstrate strategic thinking, the capability to work cross-functionally across organizations, and an aptitude for driving PM lifecycles. This individual will work externally with customers/partners and interface with internal software/data science teams to deliver high quality software and artificial intelligence solutions in a fast-paced, challenging, and creative setting

Job Requirements:
  • Drive day to day internal activities required to commercialize machine learning data science by working directly with software engineers and data scientists
  • Work closely with product managers to drive their respective Artificial Intelligence product roadmaps
  • Work closely with product marketing teams to ensure commercial viability of all developed solutions
  • Work with customer engagement, technical product management and technical leads to translate solution concepts into specific technical deliverables and integrations
  • Define tasks priorities and drive release and sprint planning based on priorities
  • Develop and manage product backlog to ensure deliverable to meet schedules and milestones
  • Lead and drive process change and improvement
  • Foresee risks and create risk management solutions as appropriate
  • Correctly represent the urgency of issues and communicate and escalate issues appropriately
  • Proactively capture, track and drive all issues to closure
  • Regularly communicate the project status stakeholders and customers

Job Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’ s Degree in Computer Science or in “ STEM” Majors (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math)
  • A minimum of 5 years of professional experience in Project/Program/Development of software products OR Master’ s degree with 3 years of experience in Project/Program/Development of software products.
  • Must be willing to travel if necessary (15-30%)
  • Deep understanding of machine learning technologies and impact on state of the industry
  • Knowledge and proven experience in developer tools, notably continuous integration and continuous deployment technologies
  • Proactively drives portfolio and investment decision to balance customer needs, install base requirements (refresh) and long-term enterprise differentiation. Evangelizes concepts beyond current offerings and considers business model innovation (product, service and delivery innovations
  • Defines and/or influences pricing strategy for product/ services and alignment across functions and organizations
  • Aligns goals, feature sets, capabilities to business objectives for the product (i.e. Profitability, ROI, Market Penetration, Channel development, Brand Development, 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, 07 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Mechanical Design Engineer]]> Position Title:  Mechanical Design Engineer

Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in  Redmond, Washington  for an experienced Mechanical Design Engineer. As a Mechanical Engineer you will be supporting multiple high volume consumer electronics development programs and reporting to the ME Manager / Director. You will play a key role in ensuring product designs are best in class and help drive adoption of cutting edge technologies, materials and process.   In addition, you will be part of an energetic team that values teamwork and strives to ensure the highest quality hardware.

Job Requirements:
  • Assessing product design needs and develop/implement plans for new part designs.  This includes design boundary condition investigation, supplier selections, space needs and layout requirements to meet the design objective
  • Work closely with team of Mechanical Engineers to assist with top down design architecture, perform detailed 3D part design, and/or 2D detailed drawings.
  • Rapid prototyping for early evaluation of design concepts
  • Manage mechanical bill of materials
  • Mechanical design of FPC / FFC / PCB
  • Plan, prepare and perform mechanical tests, e.g., stress, thermal, shock, vibration, hardness, cycle, impact, etc., leveraging reliability teams where appropriate
  • Verify product maturity per test plans and conduct analysis of device architecture for potential design, assembly & process related weaknesses
  • Work with engineering teams to conduct advanced root cause and risk analysis evaluations
  • Document and present test results to internal customers, along with risk mitigation recommendations

Job Qualifications:
  • BSME or equivalent
  • Five years minimum hands on experience
  • Expert in PTC Creo (Wildfire) or equivalent mechanical CAD software
  • Demonstrated ability to rapidly iterate multiple design concepts through a combination of analysis and rapid prototyping
  • Demonstrated capability managing mechanical bill of materials
  • Knowledge of FPC / FFC / PCB design and manufacturing requirements along with demonstrated ability to interface with EE designers
  • Excellent knowledge of materials and manufacturing process
  • Excellent knowledge of hardware testing
  • Excellent English language skills, both verbal and written
  • Ability to plan, prioritize and organize own work
  • Ability to coach and mentor others as well as take direction
  • A practical and creative mindset

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, 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[Technical Program Manager]]> Position Title:  Technical Program Manager

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

Job Requirements:
  • Assume responsibility for ensuring the Solution’ s features are designed, planned, managed and delivered in accordance with agreed work-plans and objectives
  • Understand customer needs, define problem statements, research solutions, develop data driven proposals
  • Take ownership for driving features through every stage of the product development lifecycle
  • Work with development teams to define implementation details and identify roadblocks before they occur
  • Discover and articulate technical requirements and dependencies
  • Add value in technical discussions concerning feature design and implementation
  • Ensure that the development and execution of the features are on time and to budget
  • Accurately document feature designs in Specification Documents, JIRA Stories and other solutions as appropriate
  • Support the implementation of features, coordinating with internal and external resources and working with cross-functional departments as required
  • Support multiple feature projects and/or process improvement initiatives simultaneously (in various stages of implementation)
  • Act as SCRUM Master, lead and/or participate in SCRUM Meetings, Grooming and Planning meetings as necessary
  • Attending training sessions and meetings when necessary
  • Other duties as needed

Job Qualifications:
  • BA/BS degree or equivalent industry experience desired
  • 3-5 years direct work experience in an IT project or program management capacity, including all aspects of process development and execution
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office 365 Suite including SharePoint and Project Management Tools
  • Excellent people skills and ability to lead cross-functional teams
  • Leadership qualities, including meeting facilitation, time management, organizational skills and ability to influence others
  • Experience in Agile Development and Jira strongly desired
  • Experience in cloud-based and mobile products
  • Strong product and technology focus
  • Knowledge of software and hardware development processes
  • High-level professionalism
  • Friendly and outgoing
  • Present a professional appearance

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, 06 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Optical Test Engineer 2]]> Position Title: Optical Test Engineer 2

Position Description: Our Redmond client is look for a Optical Test Engineer  for a long-term contract.  The ideal candidate must  able to travel overseas to support product development efforts.  

Job Responsibilities:
  • Design and implement complex optical test experiments under the direction of senior optical test engineers.
  • Setup and execute optical validation tests per written procedure or instruction.
  • Perform data analysis and test results summary for presentation to the broader team. Generate formal test reports as needed.
  • Assist in development of new optical test setups, including recommending test methods and identifying required test equipment.

Job Qualifications:
  • BS degree in Engineering or equivalent practical experience.
  • 5 years of experience in testing consumer products; 3 years of experience testing optical components or devices.
  • Experience designing, procuring parts, configuring, and validating up new test setups.
  • Working knowledge of image quality metrics, optical characterization, and optical test hardware.
  • Experience with image quality evaluation and imaging science, statistical analysis, correlation and GRR.
  • Must be able to travel overseas to support product development efforts

Preferred Qualifications
  • MS in Engineering.
  • Basic knowledge of optics, imaging, photography, lasers, etc.
  • Experience with image processing and algorithm development. Experience with high volume production and test processes.
  • Experience with hardware testing, system bring up, and design validation.
  • Knowledge of optical metrology instruments (imaging, colorimeter, spectrometer, etc.).
  • Strong problem solving, communication, and collaboration skills.
  • Proficiency with statistical analysis methodologies and tools such as JMP and MS Excel desired.
  • Experience with manufacturing test requirements in a high volume manufacturing environment is highly desirable.

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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Wed, 06 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Production Technician]]> Position Title: Production Technician

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

Job Qualifications:
  • A.S. Electronics or related
  • 1+ years Clean Room experience in a PPE Suit
  • Knowledge of electricity, electronics, and electronic assembly including the ability to read and interpret electrical schematics.
  • Ability and willingness to learn basics of new technical subjects including optics, photometry, and metrology.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Explorer, Outlook, and Access.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Enthusiastic, emphasis on quality, and dependability.

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, 06 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Senior Technical PM]]> Position Title:  Senior Technical Program Manager

 

Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting Direct Hire opportunity with our client in Tukwila  Washington for an experienced  Senior Technical Program Manager.

Job Requirements:
  • Understand customer needs, define problem statements, research solutions, develop data driven proposals
  • Assume overall responsibility for ensuring the Solution’ s features are designed, planned, managed and delivered in accordance with agreed work-plans and objectives
  • Discover and articulate technical requirements and dependencies
  • Add value in technical discussions concerning feature design and implementation
  • Ensure that the development and execution of all the solution’ s features are on time and to budget
  • Accurately document feature designs in Specification Documents, JIRA Stories and other solutions as appropriate
  • Demonstrate full accountability for all tasks and proactively manage action items, issues, and deliverables. Drive progress
  • Support the implementation of features, coordinating with internal and external resources and working with cross-functional departments as required
  • Support multiple feature projects and/or process improvement initiatives simultaneously (in various stages of implementation)
  • Act as SCRUM Master, lead and/or participate in SCRUM Meetings, Grooming and Planning meetings as necessary
  • Facilitate and lead cross organizational discussions and meetings
  • Attending training sessions and meetings when necessary
  • Other duties as needed

Job Qualifications:
  • BA/BS degree or equivalent industry experience desired
  • 5-7 years direct work experience in an IT project or program management capacity, including all aspects of process development and execution
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office 365 Suite including SharePoint and Project Management Tools
  • Excellent people skills and ability to lead cross-functional teams
  • Leadership qualities, including meeting facilitation, time management, organizational skills and ability to influence others
  • Experience in Agile Development and Jira strongly desired
  • Experience in cloud-based and mobile products
  • Strong product and technology focus
  • Knowledge of software and hardware development processes
  • High-level professionalism
  • Friendly and outgoing
  • Present a professional appearance

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, 06 Jun 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. 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.

Job Requirements:
  • 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 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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Wed, 06 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Manufacturing Technician]]> We are  looking for a Manufacturing Technician to manufacture parts using fiberglass, carbon fiber, and other materials according to drawings and specifications. Ideal candidates are proficient with mechanical machinery and have good interpersonal skills to assist with troubleshooting and process improvements.
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Fabricate and assemble products from composite materials and parts by hand and using automated equipment.
  • Track, record, and document work process, materials inventory, and product success/performance.
  • Clean and prepare molds; assist resin transfer molding.
  • Finish composite parts and prepare for shipment.
  • Perform additional tasks as directed.
REQUIREMENTS Skills
  • Must be able to read blueprints and follow written and verbal instructions to create parts using composite materials and resins in specific quantities.
  • Will also be required to trim, cut, and sand using industrial tools.
  • Will typically work in a production environment and use protective gear such as safety glasses, goggles, gloves, and shop coats.
  • Must be able to work independently with minimal supervision, as well as collaborate in a team environment to complete production objectives in a timely manner.
  • Must always follow strict safety guidelines to avoid accidents.
  • Be organized and pay close attention to detail, as finalized parts must conform to customer requirements.
  • Should also have basic computer skills to log materials, quantities, and completed work as required.
Physical Requirements and Work Environment
  • Work is performed primarily on a production floor, with some office/computer time.
  • Must be able to stand on their feet for several hours at a time.
  • Must be able to lift and carry up to 50lbs.
Minimum Requirements
  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Must be able to read blue prints / drawings.
  • Perform basic shop math.
  • Prior experience operating machinery in manufacturing or a related field preferred.

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Tue, 05 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Senior Web Developer]]> Position Title: Senior Web Developer

Position Description: Protingent has an opportunity for an experienced Web Developer at our client in Tacoma, WA.

Job Qualifications:
  • BS in CS or related
  • 7+ years of modern Web Development experience
  • Javascript, CSS, HTML expertise
  • Angular or React frameworks expertise
  • REST-based web services
  • Agile experience is an absolute must
  • MuleSoft experience is a big plus
  • Technical Lead 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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Tue, 05 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[Assembly Tech]]> Position Title: Assembly  Tech

Position Description: Our Redmond client is looking to hire an Assembly Tech for a long-term contract.

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
  • Operate vacuum pump, compressor
  • Experience with microscope operation

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

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, 04 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[SDET]]> Position  Title: SDET 

Position Description:  Our Redmond Client is looking for an SDET for a long-term contract role.  

Job Responsibilities: 

·        Analyze designs and develop overall test plans, perform repeatable testing procedures and processes for hardware. 

·        Identify and define project team quality and risk metrics. 

·        Application/System/Inter-System level issues will be the major focus in addition to designing and developing robust automated test harnesses. 

·        Design, develop, and support dashboards, KPIs, and reports, sourced from a variety of data sources, using Power BI. 

·        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. 

Job Qualifications:

·        3+ yrs. software testing experience including automation testing, device test, and system function/ performance test. 

·        1+ years of industry experience creating dashboard, delivering custom data visualizations in  PowerBI. 

·        Must have general knowledge of software quality assurance practices. 

·        Must have the ability to read and write at least one programming language such as C#, C/C++. 

·        Experience in optimizing Microsoft Power BI dashboards with a focus on usability, performance, flexibility, testability, and standardization Expertise in creating different visualizations Must have working knowledge of performance optimization in Power BI (required). 

Preferred  Qualifications:  

·        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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Mon, 04 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Design Validation Engineer]]> Position Title:  Design Validation Engineer 

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

Job Requirements:
  • Able to execute our 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.
  • This is a position that is suitable for candidates with HW Test or DVE background.

Job Qualifications:
  • Knowledge and familiarity with RF Test tools -Network Analyzers, Signal Generators, Oscilloscopes, etc
  • 3+ years of experience in testing or development of RF platforms
    Strong work ethic
  • Debugging and troubleshooting skills, ability to isolate issues in complex scenarios.
  • Ability to deal with ambiguity, and define test plans from variables.
  • Experience with device testing on WiFi or Bluetooth component
  • 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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Mon, 04 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[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:
  • Strong experience with C/C++/C# or other systems programming languages (experience with Win32 or Driver development a plus)
  • Proven design and implementation skills and a passion for quality
  • Experience with Operating Systems fundamentals and systems-level software
  • Strong debugging skills
  • Strong written and oral communication and collaboration skills, ability to collaborate effectively in team, across team and with management and other disciplines
  • Demonstrated ability to plan, schedule, and deliver on time
  • Ability to resolve ambiguities effectively, prioritize and drive projects to completion, prioritize between multiple needs and adapt to changing circumstances

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, 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[Mechanical Engineer]]> Position Title: Mechanical Engineer

Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract to hire opportunity with our client in Redmond, WA for a skilled Mechanical Engineer.

Minimum Job Requirements:
  • BS or MS degree in Mechanical Engineering, or equivalent.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • 5-8  years of experience in a manufacturing environment with significant emphasis in design and fabrication of sheet metal, machining, injection molding plastics, tooling/castings, material selection, and coatings and finishes, including design to cost, and design for test and manufacturing.
  • Expert-level SolidWorks (or equivalent) capability for design, analysis, and released documentation preparation
  • Experience with thermal, structural (static and dynamic), and flow systems and analysis.
  • Experience with systems employing motion control, pressure, temperature, and positional sensors
  • Skilled in problem definition, data collection and analysis, generating solid conclusions and recommendations
  • Ability to analyze/interpret information from business organizations and customers and create solutions
  • Demonstrated ability to improve product performance and customer value
  • Hands-on experience with typical laboratory test equipment
  • Technically creative and motivated to explore design trade-offs in the development of electro-mechanical systems designs with demonstrated experience in component selection, system development and integration
  • Demonstrated ability to see designs through from inception to field implementation.
  • Expert knowledge of regulatory, NSF and UL, design considerations and requirements for food industry equipment
  • Ability to multi-task, and capable of executing multiple assignments on time and on budget
  • Exceptional proficiency with MS Office suite
  • Demonstrated capability in statistical 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 candidate.
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Fri, 01 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Technical Program Manager - Optical Networking]]> Position Title: Technical Program Manager - Optical Networking

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

Job Requirements:
  • Manage cross-functional optical deployment projects.
  • Develop and manage end-to-end project plans and ensure on-time delivery.
  • Provide hands-on program management during analysis, design, development, testing, implementation, and post implementation phases.
  • Perform risk management and change management on projects.
  • Provide day-to-day coordination and quality assurance for projects and tasks.
  • Manage dependencies and handoffs effectively and optimize schedules accordingly.
  • Build quality control and quality assurance into project plans effectively.
  • Ensure that lessons learned are captured comprehensively, acted on and communicated out for each project.
  • Interface with Engineering and business owners for project requirements and scope.

Job Qualifications:
  • B.S. in a technical discipline or equivalent experience.
  • 7 + years of experience in Optical Networking.
  • Project and Program Management Experience, Program Prioritization, Risk Management, Communications.
  • DWDM, 100G Coherent system Long Haul / Metro Optical Deployment experience
  • Knowledge of network planning / Network Architecture
  • Knowledge of optical vendor platforms (Ciena OME6500, Waveserver, Flex Grid, Infinera DTN-X, Cloudexpress, Cisco, Nokia or ALU1830/ PSI-2T)
  • ISP – experience with fiber, riser build, cross-connects, space/power, etc.
  • Dark Fiber Experience – Fiber testing (OTDR/Power Meter) Fiber characterization – CD, PMD, ORL

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, 01 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Associate Producer]]> Position Title:  Associate Producer

Position Description:  Protingent has an opportunity for an experienced game Producer at our AAA client in Redmond, WA.

Job Qualifications:
  • 2+ years of experience in production, games or entertainment
  • Strong cross-team communication with creatives, technical, and non-technical
  • Esports experience around league operations, formats, and player management
  • Experience managing social channels
  • Technical understanding of Microsoft ecosystem (Windows, Office, Skype, 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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Fri, 01 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Digital Publishing Coordinator]]> Position Title: Digital Publishing Coordinator

Position Description: Protingent has an opportunity for a Digital Publishing Coordinator at our client in Redmond, WA.

Job Qualifications:
  • 1+ years of experience
  • Video game industry experience and knowledge
  • PM Tools a plus (Jira, Redmine)
  • Outstanding organizational and project management skills 
  • Photoshop skills preferred 
  • Copy editing experience a plus 
  • Experience with process improvement processes (identification and 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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Fri, 01 Jun 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[HW Test Engineer 2]]> Position  Title: HW Test Engineer  2

Position  Description:  Our Redmond client is looking for a HW Test Eng. 2 for a long-term contract.

Job Responsibilities:  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 Requirements:
  •   Hands-on experience in a thermal test environment with an understanding of typical thermal test instrumentation\processes such as, thermocouples, RTDs, TIMs, thermal imaging and power measurement.
  •   Utilization of command line and/or PowerShell scripting/commands for test automation, data gathering, and system interaction.
  •   Comfortable  with system and component mechanical disassembly to facilitate placement of sensors and instrumentation for execution of functional testing.
  •   Relevant experience can be considered a substitute for formal degree.

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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Thu, 31 May 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[Technical PM 2]]> Position Title:  Technical PM 2

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

Job Requirements:
  • Prior experience working across multiple disciplines is a plus. This role requires deep engagement with our engineering and business teams to align product launch requirements and quality execution.
  • Define regional SKU logic, restrictions and proliferating factors
  • Define release schedule dependencies and risks
  • Ensuring Regulatory & Compliance readiness and product quality
  • Communicating status and driving issues to closure
  • Helping evangelize best practice and consistent release process

Job Qualifications:
  • 2-4 years of project management experience, Bachelor' s degree required, PMI Certification desired.
  • 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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Thu, 31 May 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Technical PM 4]]> Position Title:  Technical PM 4 

 

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:
  • 8+ years of project management experience, Master' s degree required, PMI Certification required.
  • Knowledge/background in software industry products/services/applications, with in-depth knowledge of consumer 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.

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[SDET2]]> Position Title: SDET2

Position  Description:   Our Redmond client is looking to hire an SDET2 for a long-term contract.  The ideal candidate will have  strong test talents in FW/SW testing to capture their increasingly customer-focused validations.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Execute on test and validation plans to ensure Surface products and software are up to performance standards and meet release criteria.
  • Perform manual and automated test cases and report test results clearly and precisely.
  • Maintain clear and efficient test validation cases and validation steps.
  • The candidate will install OS’ s, Drivers, Firmware, and manipulate system configurations and settings.
  • The candidate will aid in resolving system bugs including identifying, debugging and documenting them within Microsoft’ s bug tracking system.

Job Qualifications:

A successful candidate is a strong tester with:
  • Experience in Windows OS testing including UI, manual, and using automation tools and decipher logging.
  • Experience with End to End Windows OS, Driver installation, and Firmware test case validation.
  • Drive to support improving test case development.
  • Good problem solving and troubleshooting skills to narrow down issues concisely.
  • Strong communication skills, including ability to clearly express technical concepts in verbal and written forms, and to develop and follow test documentation such as plans, procedures and reports.
  • Experience coding in PowerShell or C# for automation tools or Web 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.

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, 30 May 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Lab/Validation Engineer]]> Job Responsibilities

You will be involved in maintaining labs and supporting chip/system validation within the silicon and sensors team. You will work closely with engineering teams and functional teams such as IT, security, and facilities to build and maintain a successful lab environment. In this role, the tasks will include:

 

Required Skills:
  • Knowledge of SOC digital design validation process
  • Expertise on lab test equipment (set-up and measurements) such high-bandwidth digital storage oscilloscope, logic/PCIE/USB analyzer, power supply, BERT, etc.
  • Ability to debug board and test set-up issues
  • Good electrical measurement techniques
  • Clear understanding of signal integrity
  • Experience in providing lab support to digital silicon validation i.e. familiar with lab materials, procurement process, general lab procedures, management of inventories, testbench set-up
  • Ability to provide innovative test solutions and fixtures
  • Energetic, good communication skills, self-motivated
  • Collaborative, strong, ability to work in a team environment
  • BSEE or related experience

 

Additional ‘ nice to have’ qualification:
  • Work experience in Mechanical and/or Materials Engineering
  • Work experience with robotics, sensors, thermals, lighting
  • Knowledge of high speed bus protocol such as PCIE, HDMI, DP, DDR3/4, MIPI
  • Soldering skills, scripting language, MS Office a plus

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Wed, 30 May 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Technical PM 2]]> Position Title:  Technical PM 2

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:
  • 2-4 years of project management experience, Bachelor' s degree required, PMI Certification desired.
  • 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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Wed, 30 May 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Engineering Services Developer]]> Position Title:  Engineering Services Developer

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

Job Requirements:
  • Identify, design, develop and implement SharePoint solutions for the product teams
  • Develop new and improve existing processes to support the product teams
  • Support and administer Team Foundation Server
  • Develop Team Foundation Server custom work item templates
  • Application debugging and problem isolation
  • Provide awareness on current service offerings and develop a value roadmap for future services

Job Qualifications:
  • Self-motivated with high level of energy and drive
  • Passion for building simple, secure, sustainable and scalable online services
  • 2+ years developing custom SharePoint solutions
  • 2+ years developing custom TFS work item templates, reports, etc
  • Excellent analytical and troubleshooting skills
  • Understanding of end to end medium and large-scale services infrastructure and design practices
  • Demonstrated strategic thinking, quantitative and analytical skills, team leadership, and collaboration
  • Experience in Coding (C#) & Scripting (PowerShell, Javascript, TSQL, LINQ, others…)
  • Experience and Expertise in Systems Life Cycle Development Principles
  • Experience with SSIS, SSRS and SSAS
  • Experience in developing automated reports that pull from multiple data sources
  • BS/BA in Computer Science, math, telecommunications, or equivalent education or 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, 30 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[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, 30 May 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Software Design Engineer]]> Position Title: Software Design Engineer

Position Description: Protingent has an opportunity for an experienced Software Design Engineer at our client in Redmond, WA.

Job Qualifications:
  • BS in CS or related
  • 5+ years of C/C++ experience
  • System level software (drivers, RTOS, test applications) expertise
  • Debugging embedded systems expertise
  • Windows Embedded Agile Testing Tools expertise
  • Experience designing software in Regulated Environment
  • Object Oriented Coding, CodeWarrior, Perforce or similar, Doxygen, Labview, Matlab, Visual Studio are all 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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Tue, 29 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.

 

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Tue, 29 May 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[HW Test Engineer 1]]> Position  Title: HW Test Engineer 1

Position  Description: 

Our Redmond client is looking to bring  a junior HW Test Engineer onto their team for a long term contract.  

Job Requirements:
  • Design verification activities to design quality into our client' s 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:
  • 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.
  • 2-5 yrs hands-on experience in the development of high-volume consumer electronic product is desired.
  • Previous battery experience is desired but not required.
  • Degree desired  but not 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, 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[Senior Linux Engineer]]> Position Title:  Senior Linux Engineer

 

Position Description:  Protingent has an and exciting fulltime job opportunity for a Senior Linux System Engineer /Administrator located in Vancouver, BC.  You will be accountable for the design, implementation and support of a Linux based technical enterprise level infrastructure for a global retail leader. With end-users in North America, Asia, Australia and Europe you will be focused on delivering rock-solid systems to support business critical functions.

 

Responsibilities:
  • As part of the Technical Infrastructure team, you influence the design and standards used by the entire company. 
  • Gather requirements, and implement large complex systems, including high availability, clustering and load balancing both on-premise and in public cloud environments.
  • Assist the infrastructure team in designing and implementing strategy and technologies to deploy and manage Linux and other platforms in a hybrid cloud environment, with attention to managing identity, performance, configuration management, automation, IaC, monitoring and logging and scalable systems.
  • Ensure the on-going security of the systems and the data, as it pertains to best practice, PCI-DSS audit standards and SSAE-16 audit standards. Use established hardening tools and guidelines.
  • Participate in technology infrastructure strategy. Work with peers to refine process and strategy.
  • Address systems performance, capacity, and reliability issues associated with IT projects and initiatives where required.
  • Provide thorough documentation of systems and solutions.
  • Provide on-call support as required.

 

Minimum Requirements:
  • Bachelor’ s Degree in Engineering, Information Systems or Computer Science or equivalent education and experience.
  • 6 years technical systems administration and deploying and troubleshooting complex Linux/Unix systems.
  • Experience in an apparel retail environment is highly desired.
  • Experience with installation, hardening, administration and troubleshooting in Redhat based environments, with familiarity with Redhat specific management toolsets. Experience performing relevant provisioning tasks in a VMWare VSphere based virtualization environment.
  • Experience with large scale data base and transaction processing systems.
  • Experience with automated deployment/management of infrastructure in public cloud environments (AWS/Azure) and high-level understanding of products available on these platforms.
  • Thorough knowledge of scripting languages, Bash, Perl, Python or Powershell is also desirable.
  • Thorough knowledge of configuration management tools (i.e. Puppet / Chef / Ansible).
  • Understanding of delivery of infrastructure as code.
  • Familiar with container technology (i.e Docker).
  • Understanding and configuration / maintenance of VMWare virtualization platform, and VMWare ancillary tools (SRM / DRS / Backup / Migration).
  • Understanding of provisioning and life-cycling. Solid grounding in systems and task automation, and the associated tools to accomplish this.
  • Application server implementation / deployment experience ( Weblogic, JBOSS, Tomcat)
  • Solid understanding of shared storage systems, and storage protocols.
  • Clear understanding of basic network concepts (firewalling, routing, etc.), with a deep understanding of the Linux network implementation.
  • Experience configuring core Linux OS functionality (SELinux, Kernel parameters, network, storage and memory performance impacting configuration items).
  • Thorough understanding of n-tier based applications, including load balancing (F5 / Netscalar) and (Linux) clustering.
  • Experience with configuration and management of enterprise monitoring and logging solutions, ensuring reliable and consistent uptime.
  • Experience with managing and maintaining a large, distributed install base of linux based servers in an Enterprise environment. (All steps from provisioning, management / automation, patching, backup, DR and decommissioning).
  • Some general windows systems administration-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[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[Security Analyst - Vulnerability Management]]> Position Title: Security Analyst - Vulnerability Management

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

Job Requirements:
  • Triage incoming software, systems, and infrastructure vulnerabilities on a daily basis.
  • Research and reproduce vulnerabilities and the ideal way to mitigate them.
  • Proactively update service and system owners of potential vulnerabilities and work with them on resolution.
  • Configure internal tooling to automate repetitive manual process Create security tasks from different programs and work with security engineers and engineering teams to classify and fix security bugs.
  • Capture metrics and use data to measure impact and drive internal improvements.

Job Qualifications:
  • B.S. in Computer Science or equivalent experience.
  • Basic understanding of information security principles.
  • Experience with infrastructure technologies, system administration, vulnerability management and/or network security.
  • Demonstrates strong analytical and problem-solving skills, detail oriented & organized approach, excellent communication, developed interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to manage competing priorities and simultaneous projects in a fast paced environment.

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience in a tech field and understanding of web application architectures
  • Experience with security tools such as vulnerability scanners (Nessus, Qualys, Nexpose)
  • Experience working in a web/tech company is highly desirable.
  • Experience with query languages and data visualization tools (i.e. tableau)

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 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.

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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 - Navigation]]> Position Title: Software Engineer - Navigation

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.
  • Game engine systems experience
  • Professional C# experience
  • Experience with the Havok middleware.
  • Worked on a AAA title or commercial engine.
  • Experience with navigation systems like pathfinding, navigation meshes and similar.

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[Synthesis/STA engineer]]> Position Title: Synthesis Engineer

Position Description:   Protingent Staffing has an exciting 6+ month contract opportunity with our client in San Jose, CA.

Must haves:
  • 5+ years latest experience in Synthesis and STA using Synopsys tools.
  • Good TCL scripting skills
  • Strong timing concepts and tapeout experience
  • Formal verification experience
  • Need to know low power concepts and UPF syntax
  • Need to work closely with design, DFT and implementation team
  • Good debugging skills for design and tool issues
  • Good communication 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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Wed, 23 May 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Senior Software Engineer - Systems]]> Position Title:  Senior Software Engineer -Systems

Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Redmond, WA for a Senior Software Engineer- Systems with specialization in Linux embedded systems device programming. A successful candidate will be a key member of a team building advanced applications on a multidisciplinary team. 

Job Qualifications:
  • 10+ years of software engineering experience in C or C++
  • 5 years of embedded systems experience (Embedded Linux)
  • Experience profiling applications for performance characterization
  • Demonstrated experience shipping embedded software products
  • Experience with RESTful interfaces, curl or similar networking communication
  • Demonstrated foundation in developing automated testable code
  • Strong understanding of Linux configuration and custom device programming
  • Strong programming experience in C and C++ 11
  • Collaborative team player with clear communication and documentation skills
  • Ability to drive, plan and organize projects independently
  • Proven leadership skills coordinating incoming requirements and outgoing work
  • Ability to understand schematics and perform basic hardware debugging skills (logic analyzer, scope probing)
  • Solid understanding of SDLC
  • Strong working knowledge of Jira or similar project management software

Preferred Job Qualifications:
  • Python experience
  • Experience in applications and distributed process programming
  • Experience with Embedded Linux distributions. Boot loaders, such as Das– U-Boot or Barebox
  • Embedded software development toolsets such as IAR Integrated Development Environment
  • Practical knowledge of signal processing.
  • Practical knowledge of antenna/satellite communications.
  • Management / lead experience for a small 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.
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Wed, 23 May 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Physical Design Engineer - SOC]]> Position Title: Physical Design Engineer - SOC

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

Job Qualifications:
  • 5+ years latest experience on Synopsys physical design tool ICC. ICC2 experience is preferable.
  • Strong technical knowledge and tapeout experience
  • Need to handle multiple blocks for 28nm and 14nm
  • Calibre DRC/LVS experience - Need to have low power implementation experience.
  • TCL scripting skills
  • Good debugging skills and find workaround for tool issues
  • Good communication 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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Wed, 23 May 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Audio Product Specialist]]> Position Title:  Audio Product Specialist

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

Job Qualifications:
  • A graduate of an audio engineering establishment
  • Vast knowledge in digital audio and understating of Audio signal flow
  • Experience in digital audio workstations
  • Experienced ear for fine-tuning sound for mass-market appeal
  • Proven experience in audio content creation – advantage
  • Knowledge in Audio Precision measurements – advantage
  • Expressing vast knowledge of Waves’ Products – advantage
  • Expressing knowledge in Windows/Linux/Chrome/Android environments – advantage
  • Detail-oriented and self-motivated individual
  • Excellent interpersonal skill
  • Excellent communication and reporting skills
  • Organized, independent learner, eager to share and be responsive
  • Customer first, business savvy, and support-oriented
  • Able to learn and adopt new technologies in a fast-moving industry
  • Team player
  • Ability to travel and work on a short notice
  • Computer savvy
  • Goal oriented

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, 23 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[Associate Esports Producer]]> Position Title: Associate Esports Producer

Position Description:  Protingent has an opportunity for an experienced Associate Esports Producer at our AAA client in Redmond, WA.

Job Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’ s degree in Business or related
  • Minimum three years of project management experience in a business or hi-tech industry.
  • Project Management experience with budgets, teams and complex schedules. Experience in esports preferred.
  • Familiarity with Xbox and tournament-related tech
  • Familiarity with various esports leagues, structures, and formats

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[Release Manager]]> Position Title: Release Manager

Position Description:  Protingent has an opportunity for an experienced Release Manager at our AAA client in Redmond, WA.

Job Qualifications:
  • Experience shipping current-generation, AAA games through a minimum of 3 product cycles as a Release Manager or Producer
  • Highly proficient in Microsoft Office, Visual Studio Team Services, and Microsoft Teams
  • Experience with Agile development methodologies
  • Previous experience shipping Xbox One titles
  • Previous experience with Windows Dev Center and/or Xbox Developer Portal

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[HW Test Engineer 2]]> Position Title:  HW Test Engineer 2

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

Job Qualifications:
  • Self-motivated individual, must be able work independently as well as collaboratively in a team environment and across various organizations
  • Ability to make timely decisions and to provide concise status
  • Must be able to plan work, and work to a plan adapting as necessary in a rapidly evolving environment
  • Strong communication skills required, including the ability to clearly express technical concepts in verbal and written forms and to develop and follow test documentation such as plans, procedures and reports.
  • Diploma in Computer Science Tech, Electrical Engineering Tech or Electronics Engineering Technology
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in test, debug, rework and soldering of microelectronics
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in electronics lab setting including setup and operation of test equipment
  • Familiarity with electrical test equipment, including oscilloscopes, power supplies, DC electronic loads, data acquisition equipment, etc.
  • knowledge of Windows operating systems, including Windows 8.1 and Windows 10
  • knowledge of Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Excel for recording data and generating reports
  • Must know way around Windows, installing the OS and apps, using the command line, editing the registry, batch scripts, etc.
  • Attention to detail, focus, and great interpersonal and communication skills required.

Preferred Job Qualifications:
  • Theoretical and practical knowledge of PMICs (power management IC), switch mode power supplies, low drop-out linear regulators, load-switches
  • Experience with National Instruments software and LabVIEW for data acquisition for voltage/current/power measurements
  • Experience with automation of test hardware using various languages (Python, PowerShell, national instruments, etc.)
  • Experience with Python, C/C#, PowerShell
  • Experience with scripting (.bat, .cmd)
  • Familiarity/Experience with WTT

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[IT Technician]]> Position Title:  IT Technician

Position Description:  Our Eastside client has a contract opening for an IT Technician to help workstation set up and office moves to new buiildings.

Job Requirements:
  • Prioritize, schedule and resolve IT activities associate with setting up workstations and office moves.
  • Escalate problems (when required) to  appropriate IT Team Member.
  • Perform any other duties as needed.

Job Qualifications:
  • 3 years IT  work experience.  College diploma or university degree not required but a bonus
  • Certifications in Microsoft Systems not required but a bonus.
  • Knowledge of Dell computer hardware and peripheral components.
  • Experience with desktop and server operating systems, including Windows 7, Windows 10, Windows Server 2008-2016 and Windows SharePoint Server.
  • Application support experience with the MS Office suite.
  • Working knowledge of a range of diagnostic utilities and tools.
  • Exceptional written and oral communication skills.
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills, with a focus on rapport-building, listening, and diagnostics.
  • Strong documentation skills with a keen attention to detail.
  • Ability to present ideas in user-friendly language.
  • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment.
  • Exceptional customer service and delivery focus.

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[Solder Tech]]> Position Title:  Soldering Technician

Position Description:  Our client in Bothell is looking for a Soldering Technician to join their team for a 3-6 month contract with high potential to convert.

Job Requirements:
  • 3-5 years of Soldering experience
  • Experience in a product development environment
  • Must be able to hit the ground running with no training
  • IPC Certified

 

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[Technical Recruiter]]> Position Title: Technical Recruiter

Position Description:  Protingent has an opportunity for a gaming industry  Technical Recruiter at our client in Renton, WA.

Job Qualifications:
  • BA in HR, Business Admin. or related
  • 3+ years of experience recruiting for technical and corporate positions in the gaming industry
  • Must be a passionate gamer
  • Demonstrated experience successfully hiring for engineering roles
  • Expertise with various recruitment sources to secure candidate pool
  • Outlook, SAP, Success Factors, Quantum Surveys are all 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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Tue, 22 May 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Project Manager]]> Position Title:  Project Manager

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

Job Requirements:
  • Provide leadership for successful execution of  orders/programs
  • Primary point of contact with  account managers regarding project scope, status, and issue resolution
  • Broad technical base to understand all elements of the solution.  Design level expertise is not required, but the technical foundation to understand all the elements of a particular system and how they inter-relate is critical.
    • IT related SW and HW technologies  
    • Network architectures and associated technologies (e.g. switching, routing, firewalls, VPN’ s, etc.)
    • Commercial wireless technologies (802.11 and private cellular)
    • Basic hardware knowledge related to power, heat, cables, connectors, labeling, etc.
    • Configuration Management of multiple technical baselines
    • Understanding of P/N structures, ERP, order entry, and order fulfillment
    • Familiarity with manufacturing and IT configuration controls in a production environment
  • Develop and maintain overall program schedule of activities
  • Microsoft Project Schedule of tasks, activities, milestones, and deliverables
  • Coordinate with organizations within regarding resource needs
  • Proactively pursue solutions and work arounds for schedule challenges
  • Be single point of contact within the organization for all information regarding timing, task scope, and status
  • Active participation in technical discussions as these will impact program performance.   The ability to understand technical discussions and tradeoffs is critical.
  • Transition of programs through lab evaluation, field evaluation, low rate initial production, and full rate production phases
  • Particular emphasis is required in the enablement of the transition from low rate production to full rate production
  • Ensure tools and personnel are in-place to meet scaling demands of the program in a production environment
  • Anticipate problems and provide pro-active measures
  • Onsite attendance is required.  Primary duties will occur at Headquarters.  Occasional travel to customer facilities (usually East Coast) may be required.
  • Other duties as assigned

Job Qualifications:
  • 5+ years’ experience of Project Management experience of technology based projects  
  • Experience with Government/DoD projects is a plus.
  • Strong leadership and organizational skills  
  • Strong technical skills in the area of networking, security, and IT technologies.    While not an engineering position, the technology drives the program.  The ability to understand and participate in the resolution of technical issues is critical.
  • Experience with Government CDRL’ s and compliant delivery as defined in contracts/orders
  • Ability to create and maintain Microsoft Project based program schedules of significant complexity
  • Ability to create and maintain multiple project plans for each separate CSfC project which outline technical scope, deliverables, and resources required for success.
  • Ability to work across departmental lines for successful project deliveries is required
  • Strong experience base with Bills of Material (HW and SW), ERP, Supply Chain Constraints, and Configuration Management
  • Excellent people and communication skills across multiple disciplines
  • A technical degree and/or formal IT/Security/Networking certifications are a plus
  • Excellent communication skills required
  • Attention to detail 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, 22 May 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Software Engineer]]> Position Title: Software Engineer

Position Description:  Protingent has an opportunity for a Software Engineer at our client in Denver, CO.

Job Qualifications:
  • BS Computer Science or related
  • 5+ years of professional software development experience
  • ReactJS expertise is a must
  • Redux expertise is a must
  • Understanding Responsive Design
  • Collaborate on UI architecture/design
  • Java backend experience
  • Experience with RESTful APIs

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, 22 May 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Project Manager]]> Position Title:  Project Manager

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

Job Qualifications:
  • MS Mechanical Engineer with over 3 years of Program/Project Management experience
  • Project Management in Design and Manufacturing
  • Bill of Materials, Document Control, Change Control (ECR & ECO)
  • New Product Development Experience
  • Skilled Project Manager with experience delivering hardware programs from initial concept through to production
  • Able to effectively drive programs across teams (Design, Engineering, Test, Manufacturing)
  • Familiar with managing Schedule, project Scope, and Budget
  • Able to balance engineering constrains, quality, and product user experience in a fast paced 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, 21 May 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Sr. Identity and Access Management Engineer, Client Engineering]]> Position Title:  Sr. Identity and Access Management Engineer, Client Engineering

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

Job Requirements:
  • Analyze users' requirements, concept of operations documents, and high-level system architectures to develop identity management system requirements specifications.
  • Analyze system requirements, aid in design and development activities, guide users in formulating requirements, advise alternative approaches, and conduct feasibility studies.
  • Provide technical support for the integration of requirements, design, and technology.
  • Incorporate new plans, designs, and systems into ongoing operations and develop system architecture and system design documentation.
  • Work alongside Identity Architects and Engineers on system development and implementation planning through assessment or preparation of system engineering management plans and system integration and test plans.
  • Interact with the client regarding systems engineering technical considerations and for associated problems, issues, or conflicts.
  • Maintain responsibility for the technical integrity of work performed and assist with deliverables associated with the systems engineering area of responsibility and communicate with colleagues, leaders, and customers.

Job Qualifications:
  • 3+  years’ experience with  Access Management Systems – IAM/PAM
  • 2+ years’ experience in Implementation and support for Privileged Account Management solutions (i.e. Thycotic, Centrify)
  • 2+ years’ experience with MFA and SSO solutions (i.e. DUO, Ping, Okta)
  • 2+ years of experience with web application development (PHP,  ASP.net, XML, JavaScript, Ruby).
  • 2+ years of experience with Scripting languages such as: PowerShell, Visual Basic, XSLT, Perl, Batch Files.
  • 2+ years of experience with Interface Design and consumption (REST/SOAP/Flat Files)
  • Strong knowledge of information security systems including LDAP, Encryption Protocols, SSL, Certificates.
  • System Integration design and build - work with vendors/internal technical and non-technical teams in identifying requirements and leading technical implementations for systems integration
  • Experienced with large and complex systems having multi-layered architectures and use of Software Development Lifecycle methodology.
  • Solid experience  in Meeting with customers and vendors to gather product requirements.
  • Able to work in a fast paced environment, handle changing requirements, and perform under tight timelines.
  • Must be a fast learner with a commitment to personal growth in the domain of Information Security.
  • Bachelor' s degree in a related field with 1+ year experience OR minimum of 5 years' experience in Information Technology

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Strong experience with Active Directory Administration build and/or design
  • Strong experience in application and network security administration
  • Experience with IdentityNow identity management platform (or other similar products)
  • 3+ years’ experience in security account administration, access control design and/or build 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.

 

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Mon, 21 May 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Field Service Technician]]> Position Title:  Field Service Technician 

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

Job Requirements:
  • Work on reworks and repairs.
  • Fixing mechanical equipment, hydraulic and pneumatic systems, welding, and crimping electrical terminations will be part of your daily tasks. 
  • Test our machine directly during daily trips, including preparing for field tests, driving and maneuvering our pickup, trailer, and machine on the field and fixing any mechanical issues happening. 

Job Qualifications:
  • 5 years solid field service experience performing installations, preventative maintenance, and repair of industrial equipment
  • Basic mechanical skills and general knowledge of operating hand tools, portable power tools, and bench tools.
  • Good mechanical and electrical aptitudes, knowledge of electrical/electronic systems and hydraulics and internal combustion engines, and the ability to read and understand electrical and hydraulic schematics.
  • Strong attention to detail, quality focused, organized and willing to learn.
  • Valid driver’ s license with a clean record
  • Ability to raise 50lbs objects and sometimes work 12 hours shift
  • Technical degree, previous  repair or welding experience, and knowledge of various types of testing equipment 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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Fri, 18 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[Embedded Robotic Software Engineer]]> Position Title:  Embedded Robotic Software Engineer

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

Job Requirements:
  • low-level robotic components of the system 
  • developing real-time environments for time-sensitive actions
  • integrating actuators and sensors with our ROS ecosystem
  • transcribing system-level commands into low-level commands to the actuators, debugging hardware issues
  • validating system performance

Job Qualifications:
  • A BS or MS in Robotics, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or related fields,
  • 4+ years of practical experience in writing robust, production-ready, clearly-written, reusable, and well-tested code,
  • Proficiency in C and C++, strong background in object-oriented programming and system architecture
  • Experience working with, and debugging, physical hardware, actuators, and sensors (LIDAR, SONAR, IMU, GPS device…)
  • Fluency with Linux development environments,
  • Experience with real-time operating systems, interrupts, and schedulers,
  • Experience with embedded systems and microcontrollers
  •   Familiarity with ROS is a plus
  • Experience designing custom boards 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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Fri, 18 May 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Network Engineer (Deployment & Provisioning)]]> Position Title: Network Engineer (Deployment & Provisioning)

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

Job Requirements:
  • Deploy, configure, and support a large-scale production and corporate network and server infrastructure in data centers and Point of Presence (POP) sites.
  • Calculate and document equipment power requirements and work with Engineering, Facilities Operations, and/or collocation vendors to meet these requirements.
  • Manage project timelines to support network turn-up within expected completion intervals.
  • Responsible for asset management of networking gear in datacenter and POP sites Proactively contribute to documentation, automation and processes as they evolve Create network and server rack face elevations, floor plans, wiring diagrams, and detailed port maps for new deployments and documentation.
  • Create statements of work for vendors at the POP sites.
  • Create cage and rack designs and understand the overall needs of POP infrastructure.
  • Document and follow RMA processes and procedures for all relevant vendors.
  • Follow, improve, and implement data center and POP best practices Provide necessary escalations to higher support tier; assist Sales and Customer Support with technical operations, and work with internal departments to ensure customer satisfaction Work closely with Network Engineering, Logistics, and equipment vendors as new equipment and technologies are integrated into the production network.
  • Use internal tools and scripts to configure, monitor, and repair servers and network equipment Detect and diagnose various error/failure conditions across an array of server types.

Job Qualifications:
  • The ideal candidate will have 3+ years’ experience in data center deployment, building large-scale infrastructure, and providing support for Linux based servers and Network devices.
  • Must have an understanding of datacenter network architecture and common issues related to datacenter networks.
  • Knowledgeable in Data center practices (i.e. cable routing, calculating power usage and cooling).
  • Experience with field-based work in POPs, carrier hotels, or Central Office environments.
  • Experience with Enterprise and Service Provider network hardware platforms and architectures including Cisco and Juniper routers/switches and Nexus data center switching platforms.
  • Have a sound and in-depth understanding of IP technologies such as MPLS, BGP, RSVP-TE, IS-IS
  • Have basic understanding of DWDM transmission technology, and circuit troubleshooting techniques
  • Solid understanding of fiber-optic technology including cable types, connector types, optic types, patch panels, and optical transport technologies.
  • Experience with IPv6 and familiarity with scripting languages is strongly desired
  • Proficiency in Linux operating system
  • Certification such as CCNA, JNCIA, RHCT or equivalent experience preferred.
  • Ability to capture and analyze traffic.
  • Solid understanding of Queue Management for tasks and incidents, vendor engagement and escalation and participation in ongoing POPs deployment projects
  • Demonstrated ability to analyze complex situations and utilize troubleshooting skills, systems and tools, and creative problem solving abilities under pressure
  • Excellent communication skills, should be able to work with carriers remotely
  • Experience in dealing 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
  • Strong attention to detail with excellent time management and organization skills
  • Ability to lift/move 30-40 lbs.
  • 10% to 30% of travel required
  • Experience working in a multi-vendor network environment
  • Experience with field-based work in Collocation Facilities, Internet Exchanges, or Central Offices.
  • Scripting experience with Python or Perl preferred.
  • (For APAC) BE/BTECH/MCA degree (preferred) with a strong academic record.

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[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:
  • 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.
  • Preferred experience:
    • UEFI debug, release validation, and code development.
    • Power management firmware development on a mobile device.

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[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.
  • 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

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, 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[Data Engineer]]> Position Title: Data Engineer

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
  • 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 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
  • 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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Wed, 16 May 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Software Engineer]]> Position Title: Software Engineer

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

Job Qualifications:
  • BS Computer Science or related
  • 1+ years of product software test or equivalent in product development environment
  • C, C++, C# or Python experience
  • Regulated environment experience
  • DOORS experience is a big plus
  • Software verification in a development cycle experience
  • Software configuration/version control and bug tracking experience
  • Software test equipment and methods experience
  • 21 CFR 820 regulations and ISO 13485 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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Tue, 15 May 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Software Engineer in Test]]> Position Title: Software Engineer in Test

Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Redmond, WA.   Our Redmond client is seeking a talented Engineer to join the QA team.

The Software Engineer in Test is expected to collaborate within a cross disciplined team to create and execute test plans and schedules, develop and enhance software test frameworks for automated regression testing. The candidate will also help strengthen and supplement our internal testing infrastructure thru process improvements and adoption of industry best practices.

Job Qualifications:
  • Strong software engineering and test principles.
  • Strong programming experience in C, C++ and Python.
  • Collaborative team player with clear communication and documentation skills.
  • Experience/exposure to Agile/SCRUM
  • Experience with Embedded Linux distributions. Boot loaders, such as Das– U-Boot or barebox
  • Embedded software development tools sets such as IAR Integrated Development Environment
  • Demonstrable experience testing embedded systems
  • Experience with RESTful interfaces, curl
  • Must be a detail-oriented individual with good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Experience with version control and build systems such as, git, svn, cvs, perforce, clearcase, buildroot, Jenkins, Cmake
  • 3 + years of overall software test and quality assurance in embedded systems for Linux/RTOS
  • 3 + years of software engineering experience in C or C++
  • 3+ years of embedded systems experience (Embedded Linux or  RTOS)
  • Experience profiling applications for performance characterization.
  • Demonstrated experience shipping embedded software products
  • Control system design and implementation.
  • Practical knowledge of signal processing.
  • Practical knowledge of antenna/satellite communications.
  • Python experience
  • Bachelor’ s degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or other technical field (e.g., math, physics) 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, 15 May 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[BI Developer]]> Position Title: BI Developer

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

Job Requirements:
  • Develop data products and analytics to empower operational and exploratory analyses
  • Develop deep understanding of people data model – write queries and manage data transformation to enable analytics and reporting
  • Partner with Data Engineering to develop core data sets that empower operational and exploratory analyses
  • Help analyze, visualize, and provide analytics on data to build reporting solutions to support various company initiatives
  • Build rich and dynamic dashboards using out-of-box features, customizations, and visualizations using d3, Angular.js or equivalent

Job Qualifications:
  • Proven track record of using data analyses to impact business or product decisions
  • Ability to effectively communicate the results of analyses
  • At least 3 years of Tableau experience (Must have)
  • At least 3 years of business intelligence and data warehouse experience
  • Experience in scripting in R, Python to develop analysis (Good to have)
  • Experience in scripting in Javascript or PHP to develop a tool (Good to have)
  • Minimum of 3 years experience wrangling production datasets in relational databases (SQL/PLSQL/Hive)
  • Education: Bachelor' s in Computer Science, Statistics, Math, Engineering, Business, or other quantitative 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, 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, 14 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[ASIC RTL Design Engineer]]> Position Title: ASIC RTL Design Engineer

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

Job Requirements:
  • Micro-architecture definition, RTL implementation, synthesis, timing analysis and post-silicon verification support.
  • Working with system engineer to understand wireless standards and define micro-architecture and perform bit-exact simulation.
  • Working with the physical design engineer to deliver netlist, spec timing constraints, perform timing analysis, and timing sign-off.

Job Qualifications:
  • BS with extensive industry experience or MS is preferred.
  • Minimum of 5-10 years’ experience in RTL Design
  • Strong knowledge with ASIC Frontend Tools & Implementation: Simulation, Waveform debugging tool, Linting, Formal Logic equivalence, Logic synthesis, STA, CDC checks
  • Strong problem-solving skill to quickly identify and provide solution under tight schedule pressure

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, 14 May 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.

There has been a significant increase in the need for research that helps us build the right products for our advertisers (i.e., business tool users).  Our platform provides new opportunities for advertisers to find the people who' re interested in their products and services. We want to better understand the goals of advertisers and build products that allow them to connect to and nuture relationships with customers.

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
  • 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 4 years of experience in applied product research
  • 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 reseach plans
  • Clear and communication skills. Strong collaboration abilities.
  • Master' s Degree is required (preferably in Human Computer Interaction, Human Factors Psychology, 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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Fri, 11 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[Systems Engineer - Platform & Infrastructure]]> Position Title: Systems Engineer – Platform & Infrastructure

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

Are you a smart and talented Linux geek looking to join one of the hottest SaaS companies around? Do you enjoy solving problems around scaling to thousands of Linux server systems and building tools to automate anywhere you can? Then look no further!

We are looking for a number of Linux Administrators and Engineers to join our Platform and Infrastructure Build Teams. In this role, your daily work will have a direct impact on our customers and our business. You’ ll be responsible for building and maintaining our global production and development systems.

The ideal candidate will have a solid ‘ hands-on’ background in managing Linux systems with experience in tools to automate systems deployment and management tasks.

Job Requirements:
  • Analyzes, acquires, installs, modifies and supports operating systems, databases, utilities and Internet/intranet-related tools.
  • Conducts systems programming and systems support activities, such as new or revised program language codes, processing routines and report generators.
  • Monitors effective language codes, processing routines, hardware use and use of database management techniques.
  • Modifies, maintains and updates software, such as compilers, link editors, assemblers, OEM utilities, JCL, macros and subroutines.
  • Develops and reviews operator and control instructions.
  • Prepares and conducts system and programming tests requiring interfacing of hardware and software.
  • Conducts programming tasks including program design, program coding, debugging and documentation.
  • As directed, prepares feasibility studies and designs tests to determine operating characteristics of software.

Job Qualifications:
  • 5+ years of Linux experience (at the scale of 1000’ s of servers or more)
  • Experience in a production / operations role 
  • Configuration management experience 
  • Scripting (python and ruby preferred) 
  • Experience with Chef (#1 choice), Puppet, Ansible, or similar. 
  • Strong communication 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.
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Thu, 10 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[Workflow UX Designer]]> Position Title: Workflow UX Designer

Position Description:  Protingent has an opportunity for a Workflow UX Designer at our AAA game studio client in Redmond, WA.

Job Qualifications:
  • 2+ years of interaction and UI Design experience.
  • Advanced User in Adobe Illustrator.
  • Online portfolio to demonstrate previously shipped UI design for interactive products.
  • Exceptional understanding of information architecture, UX flow, layout, hierarchy and fundamental UX design principles.
  • Understanding of UI design for complex interactive technical applications.
  • Good technical skills and the ability to quickly grasp new technology, workflows and software.
  • High focus on customer centric design. Working to solicit and react to feedback from the user base, with the tenacity to produce several rounds of iteration in pursuit of the best UI Design.
  • Excellent cross-functional communication skills both verbal and written.
  • Passion for and knowledge of games, you play the latest and greatest, and can speak to what qualities make a great game.

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, 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
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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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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[Senior Program Manager]]> Position Title: Senior Program Manager

Position Description:  Protingent has an opportunity for a Senior Program Manager at our client in Seattle, WA.

Job Qualifications:
  • BS/MS EE degree or related
  • 5+ years program management experience for hardware products in a fast-paced environment.
  • Full Program management responsibility for at least five significant delivered-to-market product development cycles in high volume, consumer products industries.
  • Demonstrated leadership in working through complex problems in a multi-disciplinary environment.
  • Good understanding of all product development, functional disciplines such as EE, FW, SW, ID, UX, MRKTG
  • Must have a hands on technical background in Hardware Product Development.
  • Experience with team building, collaboration, and managing resources.
  • Experience working independently and as part of a team to solve difficult technical, quality, cost, and schedule challenges
  • Firm comprehension of consumer electronics technologies and landscape

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, 07 May 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[QA Engineer]]> Position Title: QA Engineer

Position Description:   Protingent Staffing has an exciting Full Time opportunity with our client in Irvine, CA.

Job Requirements:
  • Develop detailed and comprehensive test scripts with step-by-step instructions, cross-referenced to related documents such as a requirements traceability matrix
  • Execute test scripts, using automated testing tools where applicable
  • Track deficiencies and communicate test results and required code fixes back to Software Engineering
  • Work with software engineers, developing code quality principles; Deliverables will include code builds and documented test results
  • Work with the QA/QC Lead to coordinate QA and test efforts
  • Promote QA/QC processes, practices and standardization
  • Facilitate formal test sessions with our clients

Job Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’ s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field
  • Experience in various types of testing, from functional testing to performance and security testing
  • Experience in bug management tools like Bugzilla or JIRA and development environments 
  • Working knowledge of software engineering best practices
  • SQL, scripting and software development skills are a plus
  • Self-motivated, creative and proactive, working in a fast-paced environment including multiple platforms and architectures, innovative technologies
  • Capable of working closely with developers, project managers, and network engineers, and other project members
  • Excellent Communication Skills
  • Analytical Mind and Problem-solving aptitude

 
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Mon, 07 May 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Senior Software Engineer]]> Position Title:  Embedded Software Engineer

Position Description:  Protingent has an opportunity for an experienced Embedded Software Engineer at our client in Redmond, WA.

Job Qualifications:
  • BS in Computer Science or related
  • 5+ years’ Real-Time Embedded Development in C++
  • QNX/Linux RTOS expertise
  • Regulated development experience
  • QT is a plus
  • DDS (RTI) 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, 07 May 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Senior Software Engineer (Machine Learning)]]> Position Title: Senior Software Engineer (Machine Learning)

Position Description:   Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in San Jose, CA. We’ re looking for a software engineer who will have the opportunity to work with cutting-edge technologies for future generation of display systems and devices. As a software engineer, you will help to build the next generation of machine learning systems by designing novel algorithms to solve computer vision and machine learning problems.

Job Requirements:
  • Participate in cutting-edge research in machine learning and computer vision applications.
  • Apply expert software development skills to a wide range of ML-related coding projects
  • Develop solutions for real-world problems

Job Qualifications:
  • MS degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or a related technical discipline.
  • 3+ years of experience in software development with machine learning and/or computer vision
  • Expertise and experience in computer vision (feature extraction, segmentation, color, shape and texture analysis, object detection). Specific computer vision skills in object detection, and classification is plus.
  • Excellent programming skills for python and C++
  • Prior working experience in one of deep learning frameworks, such as PyTorch, Caffe(2), Tensorflow, etc.
  • Proven track record of achieving significant results Desired Skills:
  • 2+ years of experience applying machine learning to solving real-world problems
  • Experience in OpenCV, and/or scikit-learn.
  • Experience working with large volumes of real-world noisy image data
  • A willingness to dive deep, experiment rapidly and get things done

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, 04 May 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Optical Deployment Implementation Program Manager]]> Position Title: Optical Deployment Implementation Program Manager

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

Job Requirements:
  • Manage optical deployment vendors. Run all necessary meetings and day to day interaction and timeline, logistics and budget management. - run turnkey projects. Take over from eng and run field deployment.
  • Define gaps and streamline deployment dependencies around inside plant readiness, ISP fiber extensions, OSP fiber readiness and engineering equipment design – test, turn up and activation. - basic understanding of fibre required.
  • Create and/or review basic deployment packages including Engineering Design Packages (EDP), Scope of Works (SoW), Installation standards and Method of Procedures (MoP)
  • Technical support to drive sub contract team for installation, network integration and engineering services on the optical and electrical transport solution for a variety of telecommunication customers.
  • Collaborate with Program Managers, Procurement, Engineering, Installation teams and vendors to formalize the site design requirements and deployment plans
  • Proactively contribute to documentation, automation and processes as they evolve
  • Understand the overall needs of current and future ILA and POP infrastructure.
  • Guide retrospective reviews of completed projects with teams to incorporate lessons learned into team' s future roadmaps & goals.
  • Oversee documentation effort with technical writers to ensure key decisions are captured and all necessary documentation for support and troubleshooting are maintained. Document end-to-end business process (workflows) as they are defined throughout the program.
  • Drive deployment activities as well as training for all teams and ensuring a smooth hand over to operations.

Job Qualifications:
  • Be able to identify key metrics/measures that will be used to evaluate success and validate the business impact of the program.
  • Ability to understand high level architecture for system dependencies and translate these into deployable solutions.
  • Manage expectations of all interested parties – define clear program with key deliverable and milestone dates. Maintain deployment status reporting and provide frequent deployment updates. Identify, communicate and manage risks and adjustments to the overall program.
  • Technical skills in telecommunication networks with focus in the optical and electrical transport networks including the DWDM, network infrastructures, IP Networking equipment, optical testing, optical measurement principles, WDM, experience with photonic layer.
  • Understanding of Operations & Maintenance for the optical Transport Products
  • Hands-on experience with basic optical communication equipment including optical amplifiers, coherent transponders and other WDM equipment
  • Experience with the Optical network design, installation and maintenance for service providers or large enterprise networks
  • Skilled with ArcGIS, Autodesk AutoCAD, KMZ utilized for design and construction of the fiber network.
  • Network hardware platforms and architectures including Ciena, Infinera, Cisco WDM Equipment
  • Field-based work in ILAs, POPs, DCs, carrier hotels, or Central Office environments

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, 04 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]]> Position Title:  Sr. Software Engineer

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

Job Requirements:
  • Analyze product requirements for selected components and develop software architectures and
  • Design specifications for implementing these requirements.
  • Implementation of software design using C and C++ as well as .NET.
  • Integration and maintenance of embedded software.
  • Carries out system integration of hardware and software.
  • Develops tests for device software, including automated tests.
  • Works on PC applications to support product interactions.
  • Holds and participates in technical design reviews.

Job Qualifications:
  • BS degree in computer science or engineering, or equivalent
  • A minimum of 8  yrs  experience programming in a variety of languages, including object-oriented languages
  • A minimum of  1  year of development experience with embedded platforms
  • Must have experience in managing the full life cycle of a project
  • A minimum of  3  years in developing complex technical design projects
  • Must have a minimum of 2 years experience developing systems with testability
  • Candidates must be self-directed and able to work with overall direction.
  • Effective communication and documentation skills
  • A self-motivated and results-oriented individual
  • Ideal candidates will have good written and oral communication skills, a team-oriented approach, and strong interpersonal skills.
  • Strong experience with C/C++
  • Acts as a mentor to Software Engineers
  • An expert level working knowledge of software engineering concepts/principals
  • Hands-on experience with typical electronic laboratory test equipment preferred
  • Low-level device driver implementation experience preferred
  • Background in medical device development preferred
  • Background in diagnostic or therapeutic ultrasound preferred
  • Experience with WinCE operating systems preferred
  • Experience producing software for medical devices and quality regulated industry is preferred.
  • Experience working with medical device design control processes is preferred.
  • Successful experience with new product development is preferred.
  • Control system design and implementation desired
  • Graphics programming desired
  • Experience with C#   and .NET 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.
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Tue, 01 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

Job Qualifications:
  • 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
  • Working knowledge of IPv6, BGP, OSPF, and MPLS
  • Hands-on experience with Broadcom StrataXGS and StrataDNX chipsets
  • 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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Tue, 01 May 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Regulatory Affairs Specialist]]> Position Title:   Regulatory Affairs Specialist

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

Job Requirements:
  • Acts as primary interface between local and  global regulatory teams
  • Supports requests for client  information and documentation in support of regulatory submissions
  • Provides input to and supports maintenance of product technical files
  • Evaluates product changes for regulatory impact, documents results, and generates Notified Body Notices of Changes as applicable
  • Provides regulatory expertise to the Product Development and Operations teams, including labeling requirements and submission approval lead times
  • Identifies and communicates new and revised regulatory requirements to the organization, and performs/coordinates impact assessment activities
  • Maintains global client  product regulatory approval status
  • Facilitates Global Regulatory Assessments through engagement with our international regulatory professionals and international change committees.
  • Primary contact/driver for client changes to OUS regulatory.  Support site change implementation process to drive changes that affect ex-US markets.
  • Serves as the focal point for change requests of the various regions, along with requests for information supporting global product registrations.
  • Develops and maintains the underlying processes for this function including performance measures. Based upon system feedback, drives continual improvement in associated QPIs.
  • Helps solidify and strengthen the Global Change Management support network and process through proactive engagement with international peers and key stakeholders.
  • Provides training as required to both international and domestic groups in support of the overall process.

Job Qualifications:
  • This position requires a minimum of an undergraduate degree, preferable in a science related field.
  • RAPs training preferred but not required.
  • Requires 5-7 years of experience in the development, distribution and life-cycle management of medical device and pharmaceutical products.
  • Possess a keen understanding of Change Management / Life Cycle Management of medical device and pharmaceutical products along with the impact of such changes on global product registrations.
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a self-directed, decentralized team environment of high accountability and complexity.
  • Maintain and manage a complex portfolio of product and process changes.  Develop, strengthen and continually improve supporting processes.
  • Must possess knowledge of current drug and device regulations and regulatory agency organizations.
  • Must possess good interpersonal abilities to work with peers and clients across the organization.
  • Must possess excellent time management and organizational skills to maintain and manage a complex portfolio of changes and process demands.

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 60601, EMC and UL 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.
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Mon, 30 Apr 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Cloud Developer]]> Position Title: Cloud Developer

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

Job Qualifications:
  • 1+ years of experience developing for cloud services and or web services (Any performance web frameworks) with emphasis on Microsoft technologies
  • BS or MS in Computer Science or related
  • Experience in the full lifecycle of server development including design, develop, test, deploy/release and ongoing performance and analysis
  • Experience working with open-source technologies and libraries to build apps using industry leading tools
  • Highly motivated self-starter and can-do attitude; thrives in a dynamic and collaborative environment
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Azure development is beneficial
  • Knowledge of Microsoft advanced service technologies 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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Fri, 27 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[Senior Network Tools Developer]]> Position Title: Senior Network Tools Developer 

Position Description:  Protingent has an opportunity for a Senior Network Tools Developer  at our client in Redmond, WA.

Job Requirements:
  • BS in Computer Science or Related
  • 5+ years’ experience in systems administration with UNIX/Linux based operating systems.
  • 5+ years’ experience with mainstream, centralized, enterprise-class monitoring systems such as BMC, Nagios, or SolarWinds.
  • Strong scripting knowledge (Python, Javascript, Bash, Perl)
  • Familiar with web application architecture, especially with Graphite and/or Grafana
  • Familiar with HTTP and UDP protocols.
  • Familiar with Splunk, SQL, and/or metrics (Statsd, Prometheus, CollectD, InfluxDB, CloudWatch) knowledge 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, 26 Apr 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Design Assurance Engineer]]> Position Title: Design Assurance Hardware Engineer

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

Job Qualifications:
  • BSEE or related
  • 5 years of product test or equivalent experience in a product development environment
  • Ability to  supervise test technicians and other verification engineers
  • Experience in an externally regulated product development environment (FDA, FAA, etc.)
  • Familiarity with 21 CFR 820 regulations and ISO 13485, and 17025 medical device standards preferred
  • Demonstrated ability to manage complex projects and multiple priorities
  • Working knowledge of design and project management methodologies

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, 25 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:
  • 2+ years work related 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.
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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[DevOps Engineer]]> Position Title:  DevOps Engineer

Position Description:  Our client has an exciting contract to hire opportunity for a DevOps Engineer at the Downtown San Francisco, CA office.  Remote work is also an option.

Job Requirements:
  • Ensure uptime, data-availability, and performance of  infrastructure
  • Debug the critical problems in the production environment with minimal turnaround time
  • Be comfortable navigating the full stack for visibility into how the platform works end to end
  • Automate resource provisioning and configuration using tools such as Terraform and Ansible
  • Build infrastructure and application level monitoring as well as alerting for the platform
  • Automate and manage deployment to large-scale clusters using tools such as EMR, Kubernetes, and Beanstalk
  • Supplement existing open source tooling with custom code when necessary 
  • Evaluate technical choices and provide critical input to the architecture of the  platform

Job Qualifications:
  • Bachelor' s degree or equivalent in Computer Science or relevant technical field
  • Prior experience (intern or full-time) in operation role
  • Knowledge of Linux-based operating  systems
  • Proficiency in at least one programming language
  • Knowledge of standard configuration management
  • Experience with monitoring tools such as DataDog, New Relic, LogicMonitor and AppDynamics
  • Experience with cloud service platforms such as AWS, OpenStack, Azure and Google Cloud
  • Knowledge of database architecture, high availability, failover and performance tuning
  • Experience with secured network design and implementation
  • Experience with CI, big data or container tools such as CircleCI, Jenkins, Hadoop, Kafka, Cassandra, HBase, Kubernetes and Mesos.

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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[Embedded Software Engineer]]> Position Title: Embedded Software Engineer

Position Description:  Protingent has an opportunity for an experienced Embedded Software Engineer at our client in Redmond, WA.

Job Qualifications:
  • BS in Computer Science or related
  • 5+ years’ Real-Time Embedded Development in C++
  • RTOS expertise (Nucleus a big plus)
  • QNX and QT experience
  • Regulated development experience
  • TCP/IP/UDP networking knowledge 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, 18 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[Full Stack SW Developer]]> Position Title:  Software Developer

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

Job Requirements:
  • Design, develop and test program functionality for new and existing application or programmed solutions assigned by IT management.
  • Builds user interface applications and back-end databases using various programming and scripting languages.
  • Lead the development of functional specifications, which articulate clear and concise project deliverables consistent with the user expectations.
  • Creates functional specifications for Internet and web-based projects.
  • Assist in performing technical services necessary to support the continuous delivery of service including; applications use auditing, project tracking, database administration, data dictionary generation, development of software utilities, and application development procedures.
  • Devising possible solutions to anticipate problems.
  • Writing detailed documentation for the operations of program by operations group and development support.
  • Perform other job-related duties as assigned by Manager(s).
  • Designs, implements and tests reliable, secure high quality software.
  • Gather, review and provide feedback on high level requirements and technical specifications
  • Provides technical estimates of time and effort required to finish projects.
  • Develops a firm understanding of business operations to ensure designs are appropriate aligned and deliver maximum value
  • Can writes unit tests and participates in functional testing
  • Communicates effectively to keep teammates, other teams and management informed of progress and potential risks.
  • Writes documentation to describe application design and functionality.
  • Mentors entry level & intermediate developers.
  • Participates, and from time to time leads, problem solving and troubleshooting of complex issues.
  • Provides regular feedback to other developers through a peer code & security review process.
  • Ensuring 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 the client' s  values.
  • Carry out other reasonable tasks as required by the Line Manager.
  • Responsible for: Support and development of enterprise business system, custom applications and ERP systems
  • Internal: Lead the development of functional specifications, which articulate clear and concise project deliverables consistent with the user expectations Close liaison with the other business systems team members within the client' s  group and co-ordination and guidance with the Global IT Team. Interactions with all levels of personnel across the organization as required.
  • External: Suppliers, Vendors

Job Qualifications:
  •   1-2  years of Full Stack Software Development experience
  • Strong understanding of C# language fundamentals
  • Proficiency with Object Oriented Design
  • Preferably MS SQL Server and Stored Procedures OR  Relational database experience,
  • T-SQL, Database design and optimization techniques
  • Preferred  but not required - Bachelor’ s degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, software engineering, or mathematics.
  • Preferably programming experience in a Microsoft development environment utilizing .NET (ASP, VB, and C #), Visual Basic, C# and Visual Studio on the Web and Windows platforms.
  • VSTS experience preferred
  • Oracle Fusion experience preferred
  • Proficient in front end development including HTML/CSS, JavaScript, jQuery
  • Experience developing software using agile methodologies such as Scrum or Kanban
  • Ability to troubleshoot and understand root cause
  • Ability to develop requirements for applications based on user input and needs.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, with a strong service orientation. Must enjoy working with users.
  • Excellent technical ability.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills with the ability to effectively interact and engage with all levels of personnel across the organisation.
  • Highly self-motivated and directed self-starter with a hands-on, pragmatic approach and a flexible and willing attitude with the desire to continually improve and develop.
  • Proven analytical and problem-solving skills with an aptitude for detail.
  • Ability to work closely with others in a team-distributed, collaborative environment.
  • Competent and organised with the ability to manage and prioritise workload, multi-task and manage a diverse mix of issues, responsibilities and challenges.

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[Electrical Design Engineer]]> Position Title: Electrical Design Engineer

Position Description:  Our Redmond client is looking for an Electrical Design Engineer for a long-term contract.

Minimum Requirements:
  • 5+ years of relevant experience.
  • Track record in development and launch of high quality, high volume products.
  • High speed PCB design experience, including floorplanning, stackup generation, partitioning.
  • Solid understanding of high speed interfaces such as PCIe, LPDDR3, USB3.0, MIPI CSI-2 etc.
  • Familiarity with Cadence Orcad and Allegro, 16.6.
  • Prototype and debug skills.
  • Experience using high speed bench analysis tools and equipment.
  • Collaborate with cross teams such as mechanical, CAD, SI and DFx team.
  • Understanding simulation process flow, tools and models.
  • Work with vendors to create s-parameter models for interconnect systems.
  • Provide guidance to SI team to complete simulations and review results.
  • Experience creating a connector pinout that is optimized for routing, minimize EMC risk, GND return/impedance paths. 
  • Generate and manage risk buy BOMs.
  • Derating and FMEA analysis.
  • Data analysis 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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Fri, 13 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.

Job Requirements:
  • Design, simulation and verification of high speed CMOS analog and mixed-signal circuits
  • High speed serial link system behavioral modeling
  • 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.
  • 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

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[Electrical Engineer 1]]> Position Title: Electrical Engineer 1

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

Job Requirements:
  • 1-3 years of experience in power systems, power supplies, electronics, and automation.
  • The candidate’ s work history must outline experience in power supplies and automation.
  • Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills in order to convey test results effectively.
  • The candidate must have advanced MATLAB knowledge, GPIB interface for automation, as well as the use of common lab equipment such as oscilloscopes, differential probes, power supplies, electronic loads.
  • Expected to conduct the tests, and interpret the results using analytical tools such as JMP, MATLAB, and Excel.
  • Knowledge of AC mains conditions (brownout, cycle drop out, etc…) and different types of noise (common-mode vs. differential) and its effects is preferred. 

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
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Thu, 12 Apr 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Lab Technician]]> Position Title:  Lab Technician

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

Job Requirements:
  • Setting up units for a large scale deployment, tracking them, packing, shipping, SW imaging, and working on a team

Job Qualifications:
  • Organized
  • A good team player
  • Flexible
  • Able to lift 20-30 pounds
  • Learn processes quickly.

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 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[Software Engineer, Platform]]> Position Title:  Software Engineer, Platform  

Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting Direct Hire opportunity with our client in Bellevue, WA for an experienced  Software Engineer,  Platform  

Job Requirements:
  • Responsible for designing and building a platform that enables a community of developers, customers, and partners to rapidly and securely build, share, and monitor integrations.
  • Design software for scale, rigorous code reviews, automated testing, and an iterative process to build high-quality next generation enterprise software.

Job Qualifications:
  • 4+ years of strong software development experience in an object-oriented language building highly-reliable, mission-critical software
  • Experience working with a system of scale
  • Excellent grasp of software engineering principles
  • Deep understanding of server side technologies: caching and asynchronous processing
  • Knowledge of network security, encryption, authentication and authorization a plus
  • Prior experience with or understanding of REST (or designing APIs) highly desirable

Tech Stack:
  • Primary programming languages: Java, Javascript
  • Opensource frameworks such as Hibernate, Spring and backbone.js
  • Infrastructure including MySQL, Tomcat, Github, Memcached, Redis, Kinesis and Elasticsearch
  • Virtualization and Containers: AWS, Vagrant and Docker

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[Gameplay Animator]]> Position Title: Gameplay Animator

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

Job Qualifications:
  • Highly proficient with Maya - 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
  • AAA experience is a big plus
  • Motionbuilder experience is a plus
  • Python and/or Mel scripting 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, 11 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 Development Engineer in Test (Automation)]]> Position Title:  Software Development Engineer in Test (Automation)

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

Job Duties:

* Development & enhancement of automation framework for testing Network Operating System (NOS)
* Integration of IXIA, Spirent or third party traffic generator APIs in the framework
* Write common APIs for validating 3rd party devices like Cisco, Juniper, Arista
* Integrate automation testbed with Dev-Ops tools like Git, Jenkins, Gerrit
* Provide technical support to the test team in automation related tasks

Education Requirements:
* 5+ years of relevant experience and a Bachelor’ s degree or
* Relevant experience and a Master’ s degree or PhD or
* Equivalent professional experience
 
Basic Qualifications:
* 5+ yrs of experience in Developing Automation Framework in Python or Object Oriented Language
* Understanding of tools like GitHub, Jenkins, Gerrit
* Knowledge of modeling languages like JSON, YAML, XML
* Proficiency in Python and prior experience in at least one of C, C++, Java, PERL
* Strong Object Oriented Programming fundamentals & concepts
* Working experience in a Unix/Linux environment

Desired Qualifications:
* Education: Bachelor' s degree in Software Systems, Computer Science or closely related field
* Strong Analytical Skills, attention to detail and Excellent Problem Solving/troubleshooting skills
* Working experience with RESTful APIs is a plus
* Knowledge of Layer2 and Layer 3 Networking protocols is preferable
* Knowledge of/experience IPv6 and IPv4/IPv6 dual-stack is a strong plus
* Working experience in integrating IXIA/Spirent APIs in the automation framework
* Experience with Linux internals, CLOS data center testing
* Hands on experience on configuring Routers and Switches using CLIs or RESTful APIs
* Excellent Oral and Written Communications Skills
* Highly driven, positive attitude, team player, self-motivated and very flexible

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[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[Software Engineer]]> Position Title: Software  Engineer

Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract-to-hire (open to FTE) opportunity with our client in Bothell, WA for an experienced Java/Ruby on Rails  Engineer.

Job Qualifications:
  • Full-Stack development expertise for high-traffic, scalable applications.
  • 3+ years of RoR experience
  • Java expertise
  • 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

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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Tue, 03 Apr 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Design Verification Engineer Lead]]> Position Title: Design Verification Engineer Lead

Position Description:  Protingent has an opportunity for an experienced Design Verification Engineer Lead at our client in Arlington, WA.

Job Qualifications:
  • Candidate must have 10+ years' of experience designing software for test measurements instruments.
  • Looking for a BSEE or equivalent.
  • Analog and digital circuit design expertise.
  • Mastery of electrical test techniques
  • Customer oriented work ethic.
  • Demonstrated successful management of a development team.
  • Familiar with the use of oscilloscopes, DMMs, 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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Fri, 30 Mar 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[EENB Program Coordinator]]> Position Title: EENB Program Coordinator

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

Job Requirements:
  • Assists the EENB Program Manager in design activities needed throughout the programming and upfront engagement on Projects in NAMER/LTAM and MPK.
  • Specific duties include but not limited to:
  • Dropbox Setup
  • Quip updates
  • Collect data to build the Project Charter
  • Submit Budget to Facilities for Project Approval
  • Continuous budget updates with design changes
  • Facilitate meetings with work stream partners
  • Create and Maintain Programming Tasks
  • Attend Design Meetings
  • Drive activities to streamline the programming tasks
  • Track overall programming progress in weekly reports

Job Qualifications: 
  • 2+ years experience with coordination of schedules, inventory,
  • 2+ communications, finances
  • Practical experience with Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Word and Facebook
  • 1 year of experience with CAD, Vectorworks or other drafting software a plus
  • Ability to work effectively across multiple teams in a time sensitive capacity
  • Self-motivated & highly adaptable, able to work autonomously
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Highly organized with strong attention to detail
  • Excellent time management 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, 30 Mar 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[Service Tech - Mechanical or Electrical]]> Position Title:  Service Tech - Mechanical or Electrical

Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in  North Seattle  for an experienced Service Tech to provide documentation, customer service, and utilize their troubleshooting and problem solving skills to diagnose issues while helping the team develop service processes and procedures.
Job Requirements:
  • Minimum two years in a technical position assisting with customer service and/or product maintenance
  • Minimum two-year technical degree and/or industry related work experience/training
  • Intensive training in troubleshooting, technical procedures, and safety
  • Solid experience with Documentation
  • Excellent knowledge and proficiency with hand tools
  • Excellent troubleshooting and problem solving skills
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Strong documentation skills
  • General mechanical aptitude
  • Fast learner and self-motivated
  • Demonstrated ability to work under pressure
  • Willingness to work in varying conditions

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, 26 Mar 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Project Manager - Network Tooling]]> Position Title: Project Manager - Network Tooling

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

Job Requirements:
  • Manage deployment, operations, tooling, and ongoing support of experimental and commercial off-the-shelf wired and wireless technologies in complex and diverse environments.
  • Work with team to align network tooling programs to large strategic tooling objectives and big bets and ensure they understand the big picture and goals Manage deployment, operations, tooling, and ongoing support of experimental and commercial off-the-shelf wired and wireless technologies in complex and diverse environments.
  • Identify operational pain points and opportunities to improve business practices and drive internal software product improvements across multiple teams and functions.
  • Provide hands on program management during analysis, design, development, testing, implementation, and post implementation phases of software.
  • Lead/Support all business readiness activities including training, testing and rollout. Work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Foster a culture of data driven decision making.
  • Identify areas of risk and drive mitigation with subject matter experts within the organization.
  • Review operational issues and determine if a software solution is required or a process correction needs to be made.
  • Conduct business process re-engineering reviews to innovate on business processes and define ways to improve their efficiency and effectiveness.
  • Elicit detailed business requirements by engaging the business to capture clear functional design artifacts using techniques like use cases, data diagrams and process flow diagrams.

Job Qualifications:
  • Minimum 3 years of work experience in Project Management with a demonstrated track record of delivering business value using technology solutions in high-tech operations space.
  • Work experience in Network-centric product management/development: building scalable platforms, driving enterprise tooling initiatives, and translating strategic initiatives into software product roadmaps Demonstrated ability to quickly adapt and learn new skill sets.
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving, negotiation and organizational skills with a clear focus under pressure.
  • Strong organizational and coordination skills along with multi-tasking capabilities to get things done in a fast-paced environment.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and demonstrated attention to detail.
  • Be independent, thorough, and results-orientated in examination and analysis.
  • Ability to collaborate with different individuals across external organizations, within other geographies, and " roll-up the sleeves" in order to accomplish all necessary tasks.
  • Cross-functional leadership skills.
  • Resourceful, action-orientated with the ability to get things done and overcome obstacles and develop creative solutions to problems.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, including relationship building and collaboration within a diverse, cross-functional team.
  • Bachelor' s degree in business, computer science, systems engineering, electrical engineering, or a related field.

Preferred Job Qualifications:
  • Associate level network certifications (CCNA or JNCIA) or higher
  • Experience with Software Defined Network (SDN)
  • Experience with robotics, machine learning, and computer vision
  • Web or Internet start-up environment and technical infrastructure management experience
  • Familiarity with the scrum methodology

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, 22 Mar 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Software Design Engineer -3]]> Position Title:  Software Design Engineer - 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).
  • 1-2 years of experience customizing the build process with TFS Build (XAML Workflow) is a plus but not required.
  • Experience with TFS " vNext" Build (TFS 2015/2017 or VSO) is a plus but not required.
  • Strong communication and problem solving skills 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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Wed, 21 Mar 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Project Manager - Connectivity Network Services]]> Position Title: Project Manager - Connectivity Network Services

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

Job Requirements:
  • Manage deployment, operations, tooling, documentation, and ongoing support of experimental and commercial off-the-shelf wired and wireless technologies in complex and diverse environments.
  • Drive successful field site survey and acquisition efforts including negotiations with landlords, industry partners, local governments, and utilities.
  • Take initiative in unclear and dynamic situations to help stakeholders and partners define and subsequently realize goals.
  • Manage highly cross-functional projects in a matrix organization covering a range of areas (experimental products, data center, network, logistics, supply chain, hardware/software engineering).
  • Identify operational pain points and opportunities to improve business practices and drive internal process improvements across multiple teams and functions.
  • Review operational issues and determine if a technology solution is required or a process correction needs to be made.
  • Elicit detailed program requirements by engaging the business to capture clear functional design artifacts using techniques like use cases, data diagrams and process flow diagrams.
  • Provide hands on program management during analysis, design, development, testing, implementation, and post implementation phases.
  • Lead business readiness activities including training, testing and rollout.
  • Foster a culture of data driven decision making.
  • Drive continual improvement of cost productivity.
  • Identify areas of risk and drive mitigation with subject matter experts within the organization.
  • Work independently with minimal supervision

Job Qualifications:
  • 6+ years of  experience in technical or engineering project/program management with a demonstrated track record of improving processes, programs, and using technology solutions to deliver business value in a high-tech operations space.
  • 2 years of experience leading optical and/or wireless network deployments.
  • Extensive experience leading executive-level discussions and negotiations with internal and external parties. 
  • Experience driving successful project execution in collaboration with external partners in industry, government, and academia.
  • Thorough understanding of the OSI model and networking standards including TCP/IP and the 802.11 family.
  • Demonstrated ability to quickly adapt and learn new skill sets.
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving, negotiation, and organizational skills with clear focus under pressure.
  • Excellent communication skills and attention to detail.
  • Be independent, thorough, and results-orientated in examination and analysis.
  • Ability to collaborate with different individuals across organizations, within other geographies, and willingness to " roll-up the sleeves" in order to accomplish all necessary tasks.
  • Resourceful, action-orientated with the ability to get things done, overcome obstacles, and develop creative solutions to problems.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, including relationship building and collaboration within a diverse, cross-functional team.

Nice to Have:
  • 3+ years of network engineering and design experience
  • Mobile operator and/or ISP network planning, deployment, and operations experience, including municipal site acquisition and landlord lease negotiations.
  • Experience working in emerging markets
  • PMP and CCNA/JNCIA certifications or equivalent Vendor management and contracts 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, 21 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[Full Stack SW Engineer - AI or Machine Learning]]> Position Title: Full Stack SW Engineer - AI or Machine Learning

Position Description:  Our Seattle Client is looking for a full stack software engineer with interest in AI and/or machine learning to join their  team.

Our client  provides opportunities across backend, frontend, and database design. Their  tech stack includes Java, Node.JS, python, as well as NoSQL and relational databases.

Job Requirements:
  • Degree (BS or later) in Computer Science or Computer Engineering 
  • Possesses knowledge of Computer Science fundamentals such as object oriented design, data structures, algorithms, and problem solving. 
  • Demonstrates ownership, excellent attention to detail, and eagerness to acquire new skills. 
  • Interested in AI and/or machine learning. 

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, 15 Mar 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, 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 manages several critical programs collaborating with cross functional teams and provides program management support for critical tooling initiatives. We are looking for a Program Manager to focus on the Capacity Turnups and help in execution, support the end to end process, maintain 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.

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:
  • 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
  • Ability to closely walk the line between business and technology.

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, 15 Mar 2018 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Windows Server/Azure Performance Engineer]]> Position Title:  Windows Server/Azure Performance Engineer

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

Job Qualifications:
  • Experience in Windows workloads performance optimization (including some synthetic benchmarks)
  • Visual Studio and Windows software stack performance optimization (including heaps and libraries)
  • CPU Instruction level optimization a strong plus (including compiler intrinsics)

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 Mar 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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Tue, 13 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[Semiconductor Technologist]]> Position Title:  Semiconductor Technologist

Position Description:   Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Mountain View, California. Our client is looking for an expert in semiconductor technology, assessment, evaluation and data analysis in CMOS and logic memory

Job Requirements:
  • Manage semiconductor process development
  • Semiconductor foundry management
  • Semiconductor technology assessment and evaluation
  • Understand semiconductor process, process flow and device physics
  • Have worked on CMOS logic, memory, and other related product segments
  • Analyze semiconductor technology data and correlation with 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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Fri, 02 Mar 2018 00:00:00 MST 0
<![CDATA[Windows Systems Administrator - Generalist]]> Position Title: Systems Administrator - Generalist

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

Responsibilities:
  • Work on a team of highly technical and talented Systems Engineers chartered with maintaining the global Enterprise Core Services.
  • Support day-to-day operations and escalations across services including email, directory services, virtual desktop, VMware and others.
  • Improve and optimize system administration and management with coding and automation.
  • Understand metrics for measuring success and performance of services to ensure service performance, scalability, stability and security for both existing and new service deployments.
  • Contribute to meeting KPIs and SLAs through management of task queues.
  • Support large-scale global disaster recovery exercises while working closely with other infrastructure, production and business teams.
  • Participate in rotational on-call schedule.

Required Skills:
  • 7+ years Windows system administration experience
  • Configuration and maintenance of common applications such as Active Directory, DHCP, DNS, IIS, Apache, MS SQL, MS Exchange, Postfix, Squid, MySQL, and SNMP
  • Strong experience in PowerShell scripting, other languages a plus
  • 3+ years experience working with monitoring and configuration management
  • Virtualization and block storage experience a plus

Desired Qualifications:
  • 3+ years of experience with networking principals, firewalls, and load balancers.
  • 3+ years of experience managing geographically dispersed infrastructure and DR environments.
  • 5+ (Ruby, Python, PHP, etc.)
  • 3+ tools such as Chef and DSC

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[Operations Program manager - Tooling]]> Position Title: Operations Program manager - Tooling

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 Oversight of critical tools initiatives.   We are seeking a Program Manager to drive multiple complex, cross-functional and high impact programs within the Data Center Operations.   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 DC ecosystem
  • Conduct gap analysis on what tools/processes are missing/required to meet the larger objectives.
  • Identify key metrics/measures that will be used to evaluate success and validate the business impact of the program
  • Align cross functional stakeholders, both business and engineering teams, on objectives and goals for the program, gather and prioritize requirements
  • Define and document the end-to-end business processes used today and identify where and how tooling solutions will aid with streamlining and scaling the process
  • Work with the various engineering team OPM' s to design and develop a scalable solution that meets the goals and objectives
  • Manage expectations of all interested parties define clear program with key deliverable and milestone dates.
  • Use multiple communication channels for providing program updates to various stakeholders.
  • Identify and communicate risks and adjustments to the overall program
  • Oversee documentation effort with technical writers and engineering teams to ensure key decisions are captured and all necessary documentation for support and troubleshooting are maintained.
  • Document end-to-end business process (workflows) as they are defined throughout the program
  • Oversee deployment tasks (tactical cut over activities) as well as training for all support teams
  • Drive towards problem resolution despite ambiguity or uncertainty
  • Build relationships, gain consensus, remove tension/roadblocks and focus on the solution

Job Qualifications:
  • Bachelors degree in MIS, computer science, or related field
  • 5+ years work experience in Project Management with a demonstrated track
  • 5+ record of delivering business value using technology solutions in
  • 5+ high-tech operations space
  • Proven project management, inter-personal, and communication skills, with high attention to detail
  • Project management experience in building scalable, enterprise tooling initiatives, defining roadmaps and translating strategic initiatives into tactical, objective programs
  • 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
  • Analytical, problem-solving, negotiation and organizational skills with a focus under pressure
  • Be independent and thorough in examination and analysis, alongside results oriented
  • Organizational and time management skills.
  • Proactive with proven ability to execute on multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Able to travel (including international travel)

Preferred Job Qualifications:
  • 2+ years of work experience in managing backlogs, working with scrum teams, managing roadmaps, etc.
  • Proven experience in infrastructure automation and tooling domain Familiarity with the scrum methodology
  • Having worked in datacenter environment is a plus.
  • Bachelors 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[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[PCB Design Engineer]]> Position Title:  PCB Designer

Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Cupertino. This position will be responsible for collaborating with engineers and design teams in the design and development of complex, detailed layouts of rigid and flexible printed circuit boards using CAE and CAD applications and tools.

Job Requirements: 
  • Work with design teams to plan schedules, resolve costs, packaging, manufacturing, and electrical design issues.
  • Proactive in implementing new PCB technologies and processes.
  • Study PCB design trends and processes.
  • Evaluate and implement those that apply to core technologies.
  • Conduct design feasibility studies to evaluate the PCB design goals for packaging, cost, manufacturing and system performance.
  • Assist lower level PCB Designer in the resolution of critical design problems.
  • Train PCB Designers in specialized areas of PCB design.
  • Propose PCB design trade-offs to the engineering design team for resolution and implementation.
  • Complex and difficult CAD and CAE tasks requiring extensive skill and knowledge of equipment capabilities, applications techniques and design limitations.
  • Understands design standards for Manufacturing and Test.
  • Understands the requirements for a quality design and strives to achieve the requirements before releasing the product to manufacturing.
  • Understands the driving PCB technology and process trends and their application to designs.
  • Maintains technical coordination with Engineering, Products Design, Test, EMC Engineering and Manufacturing.
  • Resolve PCB design issues with fabrication and manufacturing vendors.
  • Proactively participates in the evolution and definition of Design For Manufacturing (DFM) guidelines.
  • Participate and provide input into the PCB design specifications and standards with respect to product design, electrical design, manufacturing and various regulatory agency requirements to determine design trade-offs necessary to meet design goals and produce high quality PCB' s at the lowest cost and within schedule.

Job Qualifications:
  • Cadence Allegro (PCB Design Tool) a minimum of 3-5 years on this tool.
  • Good Communication Skills.
  • Self starter.
  • Flex board experience preferred but not 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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Thu, 22 Feb 2018 00:00:00 MST 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:
  • Strong work ethic. Strong communication skills. Open to challenges. Flexible in work hours. Excited to come to work.
  • Knowledge of WiFi and BT, and experience with device testing on WiFi and BT
  • Familiarity with RF debugging tools: wireless sniffers (e.g. Wireshark, Wildpackets OnmiPeek, Ellisys BT)
  • Debugging and troubleshooting skills, ability to isolate issues in complex scenarios.
  • Ability to deal with ambiguity, and define test plans from variables.
  • Basic scripting or coding

Job Qualifications:
  • Experience with Windows/Kernel Debugging and/or trace analysis (xPerf, .etl, ETW)
  • Familiarity with MS tools: TFS, WTT, HLK
  • Testing Experience on Interoperability Coexistance Over the Air Testing Rate vs Range WiFi/BT certification WiFi Direct /P2P experience Miracast Bluetooth Power consumption testing and optimization

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, 22 Feb 2018 00:00:00 MST 0
<![CDATA[Sr. Quality Engineer]]> Position Title: Sr. Quality Engineer

Position Description: Our Eastside client is looking for a Sr. Quality Engineer to join their team.

Experience/Minimum Requirements:
  • Minimum 5 years of experience working for a medical device company in quality assurance
  • Conducting internal audits for compliance to ISO 13485: 2016 and MDSAP
  • Supporting MRB process including rework of nonconforming material
  • Supplier Management experience including supplier approval process and supplier audits
  • Ability to work independently and amongst a team with minimal supervision.
  • Effective problem solving with a high attention to detail.
  • Excellent computer and presentation skills including Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.

 

Preferred Experience:
  • Managing standards and guidance documents for a medical device company
  • Initiation and Management of inspection reference samples
  • Transferring material from receiving inspection to dock to stock

 

Required Competencies:
  • Strong organizational and time management skills.
  • Work effectively on cross functional teams.
  • Ability to lead investigations to resolve quality issues.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Ability to review, analyzes, summarize, and interpret data; draw conclusions and make appropriate recommendations and decisions.

Primary Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Conduct internal audits for compliance to ISO 13485: 2016 & MDSAP
  • Assist with the Material Review Board duties.
  • Assist with supplier quality including SCAR management and supplier evaluations
  • Support standards and guidance document library
  • Other duties as 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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Wed, 21 Feb 2018 00:00:00 MST 0
<![CDATA[Principal Mechanical Engineer]]> Position Title:  Principal Mechanical Engineer

 

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

Job Requirements:
  • Lead cross-functional development teams from Product Definition to Production.
  • Manage external product development activities.
  • Provide System Engineering support for current and future products.
    • Integration of consumer insights into engineering system specifications
    • Requirements definition
    • Risk assessment
    • Documentation of function and performance
    • Overall responsibility for delivering high-technology beauty device through design process
  • Mechanical design of electro-mechanical devices
  • System design leadership to ensure compliance of subsytems related to formulations and packaging and other subsystems
  • Analysis of mechanical tolerances for performance and manufacturability
  • Rapid prototyping of proposed designs using appropriate to function processes
  • Detailed design for manufacturing processes and device performance
  • Assure appropriate levels of verification and validation for commercial and medical and non-medical devices
  • Develop processes for efficient and effective product development

Job Qualifications:
  • PhD/MS, or BS in Mechanical Engineering with equivalent experience 
  • 15+ years of experience in device development
  • 10+ years of project leadership in device development
  • High level of skill in analysis based on first principles
  • Demonstrated systems level engineering experience
  • Successful track record of cross-functional design and product development with launched products
  • Significant experience with detailed mechanical design
  • Excellent CAD modeling skills,  Solidworks experience preferred
  • Experience with designing for injection molding and other high volume processes
  • Familiarity with Electrical Engineering design and manufacturing
  • Demonstrated ability to work with engineers from various disciplines
  • Excellent ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing
  • Authorization to work in the US on an on-going basis

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, 20 Feb 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[Staff Systems Engineer]]> Position Title:  Staff Systems Engineer

Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting direct hire opportunity with our client in Sunnyvale, California for an experienced  Staff Systems Engineer.   Our client  seeks a highly motivated candidate to join our R&D System Engineering team.  This position involves the development of new liquid handling instrumentation, process optimization, acoustic transfer optimization, and sustaining engineering for our client' s capital equipment and consumable products. Qualified candidates must be able to work independently and as a member of multi-disciplined development teams, executing tasks on-time and to spec. Development responsibilities may include system specification and design, signal processing, algorithm development, design verification testing, and technology transfer to Manufacturing.

Job Qualifications:
  • BS with > 10 years experience, MS with > 6 years, or PhD with > 3 years in Physics or Engineering (BioMed or EE)
  • 5-10 years of experience in the development, test, and analysis of analytical instrumentation or complex electromechanical equipment.

Skills and Attributes Required:
  • Superior problem solving skills
  • Analytical, methodical, and detail-oriented in planning, experimentation, and analysis
  • Demonstrated ability to integrate, test, and troubleshoot electronic, mechanical, and software subsystems
  • Experience with a compiled programming language such as C, C++, or C#
  • Experience with scripting languages such as python or MATLAB
  • Experience with statistical analysis, data analysis and data reduction techniques
  • Tenacious and deadline driven
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Demonstrated contribution in delivering capital equipment instrumentation from concept to market
  • Experienced with lab measurement tools for electrical, optical, and mechanical technologies
  • Detail and quality oriented
  • A `can do` attitude and the desire to learn


Desirable Skills and Attributes:
  • Modeling of physical systems
  • Machine Learning Experience
  • Understanding of fluids, and fluid/solid interface issues.
  • Good understanding of image or signal processing
  • Experience using statistics and DOE methods for process optimization
  • Ability to design test fixtures
  • Project management experience
  • Some knowledge of chemistry and good lab practices


Job Responsibilities:
  • Work with team to define detailed technical specs
  • Participate in research and design targeting new features and methods
  • Support engineering team in testing of subsystems
  • Lead system integration planning and execution
  • Define and execute design verification test plan
  • Define and execute product validation test plan
  • Develop procedures and required tools for Manufacturing and Service system test
  • Train Mfg. and Service personnel on system test procedures
  • Support Mfg. personnel during production ramp-up

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, 15 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[CMF Specialist]]> Position Title: CMF Specialist

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

Job Requirements:
  • Work closely with the Industrial design team to create a compelling CMF language for our products.
  • Help create the visual language of the brand and the physical nature of our products.
  • Lead the CMF explorations, manage 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.
  • Help investigate the use of new materials and manufacturing technologies.

Job Qualifications:
  • 5+ years of experience as an industrial engineer developing 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 CMF strategies for products.
  • Deep understanding of the manufacturing processes.
  • Understanding of the color industry standards Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic work environment.
  • Excellent communication, problem solving, and collaboration skills
  • 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 product including compliance with international regulations.

Job Qualifications:
  • BS, MS or PhD in EE required and/or 15+ years of relevant experience in RF hardware and system design for consumer electronic products.
  • Hands-on experience in design, development and launch of high-volume consumer electronic products is a must.
  • Working knowledge of EM and antenna theory inside portable wireless devices, including proper grounding, isolation, and defense mitigation techniques.
  • Experience and understanding in RF component characteristics and behavior.
  • Demonstrated ownership of multiple sub-systems and/or a complete simple product and/or experience launching multiple moderately complex to complex consumer electronic products
  • Demonstrated system engineering ownership of a moderately complex to complex product and/or Hands-on experience launching multiple 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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Fri, 09 Feb 2018 00:00:00 MST 0
<![CDATA[Mechanical Engineer]]> Position Title:  Mechanical  Engineer

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

Job Qualifications:
  • B.S. Degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent
  • 5+ years Mechanical and/or Structural Design experience
  • SolidWorks expertise (5, 000 hours)
  • Nuclear experience highly preferred
  • Demonstrated experience with Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing per (ASME Y14.5M)
  • Experience with FEA analysis – ANSYS, SW Simulation or ABACUS
  • Experience with design codes such as the ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code
  • Experience in Design for Manufacturability (DFM) and Design for Assembly (DFA)
  • Experience in high-temperature mechanical design (> 1000F)

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, 07 Feb 2018 00:00:00 MST 0
<![CDATA[Embedded Software Engineer]]> Position Title: Embedded Software Engineer

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

Job Qualifications:
  • BS in CS or related and 5+ years professional experience
  • Expert level Android (AOSP/ODM) and/or Embedded Linux
  • Expert level C/C++ development
  • User space and kernel driver development
  • Board bringup, processor initialization, hardware debugging
  • Lab test equipment such as oscilloscopes, logic analyzers, ICD, etc
  • Network protocols (UDP, TCP, HTTP)
  • Electrical schematic interpretation and analysis
  • A manufacturing environment
  • Android application development
  • Java, XML, JSON

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, 06 Feb 2018 00:00:00 MST 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 Qualifications:
  • Experience with NOC 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 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
  • Familiarity with Content Delivery Networks and POP architecture.
  • 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

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, 05 Feb 2018 00:00:00 MST 0
<![CDATA[Senior Audio System Design Lead]]> Position Title: Senior Audio System Design Lead

Position Description:  Protingent has a direct hire opportunity for a Senior Audio System Design Lead at our client in Seattle, WA.

Job Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’ s degree in Electrical Engineering, or related field with a strong product development focus. MS preferred.
  • 10+ years of experience of Audio Design in consumer electronics.
  • Experience in Acoustics and Consumer Audio EE Architecture.
  • Demonstrated communication skills and experience working across disciplines to drive optimal solution.
  • Demonstrated understanding of how end-to-end audio systems work including transducers, audio ICs, acoustics, embedded DSPs, etc.
  • Experience in low power, mixed signal circuit and PCB design for audio applications.
  • Experience with working on speech and audio signal processing, such beamforming, ANC, noise suppression, AEC, keyword spotter etc.
  • Experience tuning audio, speech and voice enhancement algorithms on portable devices such as mobile phones.
  • Strong hands-on experience conducting audio measurement and analysis tools (Audio Precision, Head Acoustics, Clio etc)
  • Experience in acoustic test and measurement utilizing anechoic chambers, HATS, Microphones and speakers
  • Experience with 3GPP audio standards & ITU-T standards

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, 31 Jan 2018 00:00:00 MST 0
<![CDATA[HW Test Engineer 2]]> Position Title:  HW Test Engineer 2

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.
  • Knowledge of Visual Basic or C/C++.
  • Python programming desired. 
  • 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 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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Tue, 30 Jan 2018 00:00:00 MST 0
<![CDATA[HW Test Engineer 2]]> Position Title:  HW Test Engineer 2

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

Job Requirements:
  • Design verification activities to design quality into our products
  • 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.
  • 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  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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Tue, 30 Jan 2018 00:00:00 MST 0
<![CDATA[SDET 2]]> Position Title:  SDET 2

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

Job Requirements:
  • Design and development of test plans
  • Perform repeatable testing procedures and processes
  • Verification of triggers, stored procedures, referential integrity, hardware product or system specifications
  • Write/modify dll' s and COM objects.
  • Interpretation and modification of code as required with at least one programming and / or one scripting language.
  • System level configuration skills.

Job Qualifications:
  • 1-3 plus years software testing experience, 1 year in a Windows client/server environment.
  • 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.
  • 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 and some 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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Tue, 30 Jan 2018 00:00:00 MST 0
<![CDATA[Electro-Optical Test Engineer]]> Position Title:  Electro-Optical Test Engineer

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

Job Requirements:
  • 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.
  • Use 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.
  • Troubleshooting displays and test set-ups, and logging, analyzing, and summarizing data.
  • Expect to work with minimal supervision.
  • Availability to provide after-hours support when required is a plus

Job Qualifications:
  • 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, 30 Jan 2018 00:00:00 MST 0
<![CDATA[HW Test Engineer 3]]> Position Title:  HW Test Engineer 3

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 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  and/or experience launching multiple moderately complex to complex consumer electronic products
  • Demonstrated system engineering ownership of a moderately complex to complex product and/or Hands-on experience launching multiple complex consumer electronic products
  • Python programming 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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Tue, 30 Jan 2018 00:00:00 MST 0
<![CDATA[HW Test Engineer 2]]> Position Title:  HW Test Engineer 2

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.
  • Knowledge of Visual Basic or C/C++.
  • Python programming desired. 
  • 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 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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Tue, 30 Jan 2018 00:00:00 MST 0
<![CDATA[Technical Environmental Artist]]> Position Title:  Environmental Artist

Position Description:  Protingent has an opportunity for an experienced Environmental Artist at our AAA gaming studio client in Redmond, WA.

Job Qualifications:
  • 2+ years professional development experience on PC and Consoles
  • Experience with Autodesk Maya, Photoshop required.
  • Candidate must have strong knowledge of modern game environment development principles and techniques. Experience with Level management and optimization on a console project required.
  • Programming and/or scripting experience is required in one or more of the following areas: HLSL, CGFX, Python, Mel.

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, 23 Jan 2018 00:00:00 MST 0
<![CDATA[Software Engineer]]> Position Title: Software Engineer

Position Description:  Protingent has an opportunity for an experienced Software Engineer at our AAA gaming studio client in Redmond, WA.

Job Qualifications:
  • BS Degree in CS or related
  • 5 years professional C++ experience
  • Experience working with large and complex tools and codebases
  • AAA game development experience and knowledge of game development technologies    
  • Solid 3D Math skills (linear algebra and trig.)    
  • Good understanding of algorithms, performance, optimization and debugging
  • Strong Cross-Team Communication Skills. You can talk to creatives (e.g. artists and game designers)
  • Previous experience working on tools and gameplay features is a plus
  • Multiple shipped titles & experience supporting a released title is a plus
  • Experience developing in a multi-player environment 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, 23 Jan 2018 00:00:00 MST 0
<![CDATA[Technical Houdini Artist]]> Position Title: Technical Environmental Artist

Position Description:  Protingent has an opportunity for an experienced Technical Environmental Artist at our AAA gaming studio client in Redmond, WA.

Job Qualifications:
  • 2+ years professional development experience on PC and Consoles
  • Houdini/Houdini Engine expertise 
  • Experience with Autodesk Maya, Photoshop required.
  • Candidate must have strong knowledge of modern game environment development principles and techniques. Experience with Level management and optimization on a console project required.
  • Programming and/or scripting experience is required in one or more of the following areas: HLSL, CGFX, Python, Mel.

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, 22 Jan 2018 00:00:00 MST 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 in Redmond, Washington.

Job Requirements:
  • 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
  • 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

Job 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%)
  • 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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Mon, 22 Jan 2018 00:00:00 MST 0
<![CDATA[Software Engineer IV -Compiler Developer]]> Position Title:  Software Engineer IV -Compiler Developer

Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract-to-hire opportunity with our client in Redmond Washington for an experienced  Software Engineer IV with an expertise in Compiler Development.   

Job Requirements:
  • Compiler requirements writing, design and implementation for the front end, back end and libraries optimization
  • Write and follow both design and test documentation
  • Reliably estimate development efforts
  • Constructively evaluate the work product of team members
  • Test product functionality at both the unit and system level
  • Resolve product defects and issues as identified by the test team
  • Resolve product issues elevated to the customer support team

Job Qualifications:
  • A bachelor degree or higher
  • A minimum of 8 years of relevant compiler development experience, primarily with C/Unix
  • Able to rapidly identify and correct issues within a complex system
  • Experience with the C/Unix development environment, libraries and tool sets
  • Solid 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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Wed, 17 Jan 2018 00:00:00 MST 0
<![CDATA[SDE 2]]> Position Title:  SDE 2

Position Description:  Protingent Staffing is offering 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, 17 Jan 2018 00:00:00 MST 0
<![CDATA[Technical Writer IV]]> Position Title: Technical Writer IV

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

Job Requirements:
  • Helping to create the public facing documentation for various open source projects
  •   Feature documentation, screenshots and video.
  • Internal documentation for internal-only features may be required as well.
  • Your work may be a continuation of documentation already started, a revamp of existing documentation, or brand new documentation.

Job Qualifications:
  • Markdown (other formats a plus)
  • Some open source experience (particularly using GitHub and pull requests)
  • Familiar with editors such as Nuclide, vim, emacs
  • Able to take an existing or new project, understand its scope and direction and use discretion to finish the project in a timely fashion, with some supervision.
  • Ability to understand basic code structure.
  • Mac OS X, Linux a plus. Windows is ok in lieu of Mac OS X.

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, 17 Jan 2018 00:00:00 MST 0
<![CDATA[Technical Sales Engineer]]> Position Title:  Technical Sales Engineer

Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract-to-hire opportunity with our client in Redmond Washington for an experienced  Technical Sales Engineer.   

Job Requirements:
  • Design customer network configurations based on proprietary optical networking solutions
  • Produce network design proposals: specify bill of materials, design and document topology diagrams, and specify network descriptions
  • Assess customer requirements and design networks that meet or exceed those requirements

Job Qualifications:
  • A Bachelor' s Degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience
  • Networking knowledge, network design and implementation, network hardware configuration
  • Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal 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, 17 Jan 2018 00:00:00 MST 0
<![CDATA[Design Verification Engineer]]> Position Title:  Design Verification Engineer 

Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting long-term contract opportunity with our client in Redmond, Washington. We are looking for an experienced Design Validation Engineer that will be able to execute our 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. This is a position that is suitable for candidates with HW Test or DVE background.

Job Requirements:
  • Knowledge and familiarity with RF Test tools -Network Analyzers, Signal Generators, Oscilloscopes, etc
  • 3+ years of experience in testing or development of RF platforms  
  • Strong work ethic  
  • Debugging and troubleshooting skills, ability to isolate issues in complex scenarios.
  • Ability to deal with ambiguity, and define test plans from variables.
  • Experience with device testing on WiFi or Bluetooth component  
  • Experience on embedded devices development  
  • Experience with RF tools: attenuators, antennas, RF enclosures

Job Qualifications:
  • 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, 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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Mon, 08 Jan 2018 00:00:00 MST 0
<![CDATA[Network Operations Technician]]> Position Title:  Network Operations Technician 

Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting long-term contract opportunity with our client in San Francisco, California. The position will focus on the core functions of network application and security support, maintenance, administration and reporting.  This individual will be required to apply solid technical and problem solving skills in any situation.  Through initiative, leadership. 

Job Requirements:
  • Primary – Monitor alerts from various alerting systems, Nagios, Solarwinds, Cacti
  • Correlate alerts and take proactive measures
  • Participate in very active Live Skype chat regarding retail issues and provide input as well as verification/troubleshooting.
  • Implement Solarwinds features and adjust monitoring as needed
  • Evaluate, recommend and integrate new security technology and tools by conducting feasibility studies and proof of concepts
  • Ensures that acquired or developed systems and architectures are consistent with the organization' s security architecture guidelines
  • Take escalation tickets from Tier2 Helpdesk and Desktop Team for incidents and requests
  • Troubleshoot and administer security services, including External/Internal DNS, SSL certificates
  • Strong understanding of IT Governance Controls
  • Management of next generation firewalls (PAN+Fortinet)
  • Troubleshoot and administer acl requests issues, < 5 ACL issues per day.
  • Troubleshoot and administer juniper SSL VPN, video conferencing issues, wireless related issues (Aruba).
  • Monitor alerts in Outlook inbox from various monitoring systems, including Solarwinds, Nagios, Splunk, etc.
  • Review and approve system and network designs to ensure compliance with corporate security policies and security best practices
  • Provide day-to-day support of the LAN, WAN, and WLAN network
  • Perform scheduled and emergency network maintenance
  • Manage and maintain network and security documentation through collaborative applications
  • Proactively identify, isolate and resolve network problems to avoid minimal impact to the business
  • Perform internal audits and reviews to ensure compliance with all security policies
  • Participate in on-call rotation.

Job Qualifications:
  • 6+ years of experience with networking and security technologies
  • 8+ years of overall information technology experience
  • Bachelors degree in technology related field or equivalent experience
  • SSL Certificate administration
  • Ability to work in a fast paced Operations team and organization, preferably retail environment.
  • Solid foundation in web security, mobile security, penetration testing and cryptography
  • Experience with troubleshooting and managing firewalls, especially Palo Alto and Fortinet
  • Must love to document and update Visio Diagrams
  • Experience in the setup, tuning and management of security appliances (next gen firewalls, IPS/IDS, ACS, web filters)
  • Experience with VPN technologies (both IPSec and SSL)
  • Aruba and/or Cisco Wireless Experience a plus.
  • Experience in WAN environments, installing and troubleshooting circuit problems (MPLS, OCxx, T1, DS3) and traffic shaping/QoS
  • Familiar with Layer 3 routing (BGP, EIGRP, OSPF, HSRP, VRRP) and Layer 4-8 troubleshooting
  • Knowledge of diagnostic networking tools (do you know how to read a packet capture)
  • Knowledge of enterprise monitoring applications.  Splunk or Nagios experience extremely helpful
  • Flexibility in work schedule, off-hours for project implementation and 7 by 24 on-call support
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills required
  • Must be results orientated, self-motivated and posses high-energy
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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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Fri, 05 Jan 2018 00:00:00 MST 0
<![CDATA[Senior Quality Engineer]]> Position Title:  Senior Quality Engineer

Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Seattle, WA. The Senior  Quality Engineer is responsible for overseeing the quality of products from Design Transfer, Production and Post-Production activities.

Job Requirements:
  • Write, review and/or approve product specifications, test protocol/reports, and manufacturing/inspection processes.
  • Work with New Product Development to effectively transfer new product designs into the manufacturing process.  Assists with the creation of Design Transfer documentation.
  • Assist in developing manufacturing processes and optimizing current processes to improve reliability. 
  • Establish process monitoring goals using appropriate statistical techniques.
  •   Devise and execute experimental studies, including GD&T, Gage R&R, DOE, etc.
  •   Provide input into process validation activities, including 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.
  •   Participate in the Risk Management program, including updating risk analyses, participating in Process FMEA’ s, and maintaining Risk Management documents.
  •   Perform analysis of returned goods, document findings and conduct trend analysis of the results. 
  • Submit trends for possible Corrective and Preventive Actions.
  •   Conduct Corrective and Preventive Action activities to investigate causes of non-conformance, determine root cause and implement corrective actions to eliminate quality problems.
  •   Use relational databases and reporting tools to collate and analyze quality data.  Have knowledge of and use statistical data analysis tools (e.g. Minitab).
  •   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 required. 
  • Experience with 60601, UL and EMC requirements 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, 04 Jan 2018 00:00:00 MST 0
<![CDATA[Machine Vision/Machine Learning Engineer]]> Position Title:  Machine Learning/Machine Vision Engineer

Position Description:   Protingent Staffing has an exciting Direct Hire opportunity with our client in Redmond Washington for an experienced  Machine Learning/Machine Vision Engineer

Job Requirements:
  • Design, develop, implement, and evaluate novel machine vision algorithms as applied to 3D sensing for robotic applications.
  • Work on large-scale datasets, focusing on building scalable and accurate machine vision systems for consumer LiDAR products.
  • Collaborate closely with team members on developing systems from prototyping to production level.
  • Work closely with software engineering teams to drive scalable, real-time implementations

Job Qualifications:
  • Expert-level Fluency in C/C++ and Python
  • Practical knowledge of digital filtering and 3D point cloud data conditioning with vectorization and semantic image segmentation and object recognition.
  • Specific computer vision skills in object detection, recognition, 3D computer vision, and/or tracking. 3+ years of experience in applying MV/ML techniques to developing software modules for at least 2 of the following: object detection, tracking and classification, SLAM, semantic segmentation and/or path planning.
  • 3+ years of experience in implementing efficient algorithms for computer vision and/or computer perception applications.
  • Experience developing on at least one ARM-based mobile/embedded platform.
  • Experience with at least one GPU computing framework (e.g. CUDA, OpenCL, etc.).
  • Experience delivering production computer vision systems.

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, 04 Jan 2018 00:00:00 MST 0
<![CDATA[Software Engineer, Computer Vision]]> Position Title:  Software Engineer, Computer Vision

Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting Direct Hire opportunity with our client in Redmond, Washington for an experienced  Software Engineer, Computer Vision.

Job Requirements:
  • Analyze and understand Machine Vision and/or Machine Learning (MV/ML) software components from multiple team members. Lead the integration of those components into the unified product code base, and drive their continued development.
  • Apply expert software development skills to a wide range of MV/ML-related coding projects for consumer 3D sensing products.
  • Profile and optimize the performance of MV/ML systems in partnership with hardware and software engineers.
  • Develop optimized software to run efficiently on embedded computing platforms.
  • Implement automated tests that ensure ongoing software correctness in a long-term sustainable way.

Job Qualifications:
  • Expert-level Fluency in C/C++ and Python
  • Practical knowledge of, and experience in 3D depth sensing or range finding technologies. 
  • Practical knowledge of digital filtering and 3D point cloud data manipulation.
  • 3+ years of experience in applying MV/ML techniques to developing software modules for at least 2 of the following: object detection, tracking and classification, SLAM, semantic segmentation, and/or path planning.
  • Experience developing on at least one ARM-based mobile/embedded platform.
  • Experience with at least one GPU computing framework (e.g. CUDA, OpenCL, etc.)
  • Experience porting MV/ML algorithms to new hardware/software platforms.
  • Experience with Software Development processes including: source control, bug tracking, and design documentation.

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, 04 Jan 2018 00:00:00 MST 0
<![CDATA[Mechanical Engineer]]> Position Title:  Hardware Development Engineer

Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Redmond Washington for a talented hardware process development engineer focused on touch display module (TDM) design, process development, evaluation and integration.  This candidate will closely collaborate with the team and Tier 1.5 development partners in driving new technology, product and process development for high volume. 

Job Requirements:
  • Support optical bonding and integration process development (DOE, characterization, optimization, and control)
  • Material evaluation
  • Data analysis and reporting
  • Support process development for both automated and manual assembly

Job Qualifications:
  • Hands on approach to solving problems.
  • Diverse background in mechanical engineering, materials, chemistry, display.
  • Must be able to handle multiple projects.
  • Detail oriented, excellent analytical skills, hands on problem solving skills.
  • Process development, characterization, failure analysis, materials characterization, data analysis
  • Strong emphasis on reliability, testing, quality
  • Excellent written, oral communication skills.
  • BSME or equivalent with 5+ years’ experience. MS degree 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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Tue, 19 Dec 2017 00:00:00 MST 0
<![CDATA[SDE 3]]> Position Title:  Software Development Engineer 3 

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

Job Requirements:
  • Responsible for developing processes, tools, automation for OS Image creation and delivering OS Images.
  • Required to make the OS Image creation process efficient and more reliable.
  • Required to interact across the groups, understand requirements, define standards, processes and deliver tools and automation to successfully meet those requirements.
  • Bachelor' s degree in Engineering, Computer Science or related field.
  • 7 years of Software Engineering experience.
  • 5 years of experience as a Software 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 is highly preferred but not required.
  • Experience with TFS (Team Foundation System), Git, vNext Builds and Nuget Packaging a plus but not required.
  • Strong communication 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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Fri, 15 Dec 2017 00:00:00 MST 0
<![CDATA[Sr. SDET]]> Position Title:  Senior SDET 

Position Description: Our client  is looking to expand its Industrial Internet of Things development team. They  are looking for  Senior Software Development Engineers in Test to join a team implementing test systems for the software in their  industrial communications and remote access devices.

You will be responsible for the creation of software test strategies and supporting test plans for Linux based industrial networking and communication products.  You will create tests and implement an automated test harness with supporting test scripts, as well as executing some manual tests. You will work side by side with the development team to develop test plans, test cases, and to isolate difficult technical problems.

Come work for a company that thinks your work environment is important and provides a quiet office with a door, and plenty of desk space to fill with computers, instruments, and other gizmos to your heart’ s content. And as an added perk, you’ ll have frequent opportunities to win premium tickets to concerts, plays and sporting events.

Job Qualifications:

Candidates must be highly organized and have excellent communication and teamwork skills. Will be required to work effectively with developers to advocate for testable code and precise testable product requirements. Candidate should have a basic understanding of TCP/IP and networking. They should be able to configure a router, and understand how data moves through the internet. A positive attitude and a willingness to learn are a must.

A minimum of 5 years’ experience developing test plans and testing embedded software platforms and applications is required. Additional experience testing user interfaces, and industrial communications protocols is highly desired.

Job Requirements:
  • Able to construct test plans, test cases, and automated regression test harnesses
  • Proficient in scripting languages and tools for PC, web, embedded Linux, and test system development
  • Expert-level programming in C#, C and/or C++ (at least one)
  • Linux based operating system and application testing experience
  • User Interface test development and automation
  • Able to set up hardware and network systems used to verify software
  • Familiar with automated testing and defect tracking tools
  • Able to interface with SQL databases
  • Excellent debugging skills; able to isolate defects to specific subsystems and find ways to reproduce them

Desired Experience:
  • Experience with cross-browser testing
  • Experience with cross-platform build environments
  • Experience with continuous integration
  • Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC’ s) and Industrial Automation applications
  • Berkeley sockets programming
  • Ability to work with 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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Tue, 28 Nov 2017 00:00:00 MST 0
<![CDATA[Software Development Engineer]]> Job Title: Software Development Engineer

Job Description: Develop software applications of a complex nature. 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.

Qualifications:
  • 2+ years work related experience in application development in C# and  .net
  • 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.

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 Nov 2017 00:00:00 MST 0
<![CDATA[Sales Engineer]]> Position Title:  Sales Engineer

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

Job Requirements:
  • Engaging with developers to evangelize our technology and help drive the expanding wave of innovative  products and solutions.
  • Presenting at conferences, hosting webinars and creating cool content and demos to help developers get up to speed fast on  development.
  • Acting as a subject matter expert for our training and other internal teams to create more effective tools and processes for helping  developers.
  • Interact with developers and use their feedback to help grow and improve the engagement with each development communities.

Job Qualifications:
  • 5+ years of mobile/embedded software development experience working in multiple hands-on roles.
  • Excellent written, verbal communication and public speaking skills with ability to communicate technical developer issues and concepts clearly.
  • Experience with vertical markets or the Internet of Things (IoT) a plus.
  • Self-starter with the ability to work unsupervised
  • Willingness to travel (both nationally and some internationally)

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, 07 Nov 2017 00:00:00 MST 0
<![CDATA[Software Engineer]]> Position Title: Software  Engineer

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

Job Requirements:
  • 5+ years experience C++,  Java, C#/.NET (one or more)
  • Application Development
  • Front End exp.

Nice to have but not required:
  • Android
  • RESTful API design
  • embedded/IOT 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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Fri, 20 Oct 2017 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Software Engineer - Driver Assistance]]> Position Title:  Software Engineer - Driver' s Assistance

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

Responsibilities
• Drive and innovate Highly Automated Driving (HAD) SW component development
• Perform presentations internally or externally directly with customers or the industry at technical conferences
• Define requirements and analyze customer features for future SW components in our Autonomous Driving product line
• Improve the structure of existing code
• Support the definition and improvement of processes, methods and tools for functional safety, perform tool- and software qualifications.
• Support the quotation process by doing detailed estimations

Requirements:
• Bachelor’ s Degree in CS / CE / EE or equivalent
• Experience with embedded software development using C++
• Analyze performance bottlenecks and mitigate them (e.g. by using DMA, GPU)
• Expert C / C++ skills

• RTOS/QNX experience

• Experience with sensor input algorithm development a high preference 
• Ability to communicate technical concepts clearly
• Excellent written and verbal communications skills
• Strong analytical and debugging 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, 06 Sep 2017 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Principal Quality Engineer]]> Position Title: Principal Quality Engineer 

Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting  Principal Quality Engineer opportunity  within the Medical Device Industry in Bothell, WA.

Responsibilities to be learned on the job:
  • Willing to learn a good working knowledge of Software Development Life Cycle (IEC 62304), Design Controls (ISO 13485) and other regulatory requirements and agencies as it relates to Quality Assurance activities in a software development.
  • Develop or specify standards to determine product or release readiness; Review test procedures, and assess changes to software for regression testing.
  • Provide supporting in documenting software defects, using a bug tracking system, and report defects to software developers; Monitor bug resolution efforts and track successes.
  • Ensure appropriate code syntax and correctness and able to understand software impact on overall system performance.
  • Participate in product design reviews to provide input on functional requirements, product designs, schedules, or potential problems
  • Support in conducting software compatibility tests with programs, hardware, operating systems, or network environments
  • Support software approval process for release and other pertinent software documentation process for release
  • Researches, develops, and designs test methods for programmable electronics, equipment, and systems of Ultrasound generators based on hardware and software requirements.
  • Develops and assesses the quality programs and systems to applicable internal and external standards and regulations, and accepted engineering practices, such as IEC 60601-1, IEC 60601-1-2, and IEC 62304.

Minimum Requirements:
  • Candidates must have 5 yrs. Medical Device Quality Engineering experience and working knowledge of IEC 62304.
  • Special consideration given to candidates will  have some SW Quality Engineer expereince  within career but not required.
  • Must have 5  yrs. solid process compliance experience.
  • Bachelor’ s Degree  in Engineering, preferably Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Systems Engineering, Biomedical or Mechanical Engineering.
  • Work experience in Medical Device industry and quality.
  • Good working knowledge of IEC 62304  and familiarity with IEC 60601  and applicable medical device standards.
  • Medical device development knowledge, including V&V activities and direct V&V protocol 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.

 

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Tue, 16 May 2017 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Senior Software Development Engineer]]> Position Title:  Senior Software Development Engineer

Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting Direct-Hire opportunity with our client in Redmond, WA for an exceptional Software Development Engineer, focused on building highly scalable web services & fulfillment backend to enable our next generation satellite communication systems.

Minimum Requirements:
  • Minimum Bachelors in technology related field or equivalent
  • 5+ years’ experience software development experience in either .NET / Java
  • Background working with at least 2 or more of the following formats XML, JSON, Avro, Protobuf, Thrift
  • Demonstrated experience in large-volume, high-traffic, transactional, and highly scalable server platforms
  • Experience with highly distributed NoSQL based technologies (e.g. Casandra, MongoDB, DocumentDB, Redis, etc.)
  • Test driven development focus and experience
  • Development experience on both Linux/Unix and Windows environments
  • Worked extensively with PaaS cloud technologies provided by Azure / AWS
  • Extensive experience with OAuth2 and SAML
  • Experience working with Azure/AWS configuration and management portals
  • Experience with OWASP security practices (e.g. SQL injection)
  • Proven track record of building highly scalable web service and backend processing technologies
  • Experience with secure data services and general application security
  • Experience building software components leveraging SOA based architecture models
  • In-depth understanding of software development lifecycles
  • In-depth experience with at least .NET and/or Java Technologies
  • Strong verbal and written communications skills, working with multiple disciplines
  • Strong background in RESTful web services leveraging wide variety of technologies to achieve high SLA while maintaining operational costs
  • Likes to set technology standards and process direction
  • Excellent problem solving skills and ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong working knowledge of Jira or similar project management software

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, 25 Apr 2017 00:00:00 MDT 0
<![CDATA[Lab Procurement]]> Position Title: Lab Procurement

Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Redmond, WA

Responsibilities:

Manage the procurement of materials and parts for the development of products. This may include but not limited to:
  • Researching various materials and suppliers executing purchase transactions utilizing procurement tools such as PO’ s, One-Time-Payments, and corporate credit cards
  • Tracking shipments receiving and distributing materials
  • Tracking and reporting spend on a weekly basis managing
  • Monthly expense reports for credit card transactions
  • Tracking capital expenditure forecasts and actuals

Minimum Requirements:
  • Position requires strong attention to detail and a service oriented spirit that thrives in a fast paced very dynamic environment.
  • Position requires close interactions with numerous customers throughout the organization.
  • Relentless attention to detail and organization
  • Customer-oriented- Calm amidst a storm of activity and customer requests
  • Knowledge of procurement tools such as My Order and One Time Payment methods
  • Strong project management capabilities
  • Strong working knowledge of excel
  • Strong communication 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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Tue, 14 Feb 2017 00:00:00 MST 0
<![CDATA[Firmware Engineer 3]]> Position Title: Firmware Engineer 3

Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Redmond, WA

Responsibilities:
  • 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.

Minimum Requirements:
  • BS, MS or PhD in EE 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.
  • 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 and/or experience launching multiple moderately complex to complex consumer electronic products
  • Demonstrated system engineering ownership of a moderately complex to complex product - and/or Hands-on experience launching multiple complex consumer electronic products

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, 14 Feb 2017 00:00:00 MST 0
<![CDATA[Electrical Engineer 2 - Power]]> Position Title: Electrical Engineer 2 - Power

Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting opportunity with our client in Redmond, WA for a Power Delivery Design and Test Contract Engineer to join our motherboard team.

Responsibilities:
  • Evaluate new power components (DC/DC regulator controllers chips, power MOSFETS, and inductors) through bench validation.
  • Develop new test architectures and comprehensive test plans for power subsystems.
  • Motherboard power subsystem debug and bring-up.
  • Optimize converter efficiency and system power performance.
  • Perform motherboard DFMEA analysis and test validation.

Minimum Requirements:
  • BS/MS in Electrical Engineering or similar field.
  • Demonstrated experience in power delivery and DC/DC converter characterization and testing.
  • Excellent grasp on analog and power circuits fundamentals and great hands-on testing skills.
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills and effective written/oral communication.
  • Ability to work self-directed and closely within a team environment when required.
  • Excellent time management skills. Ability to prioritize/perform multiple tasks.

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 Jan 2017 00:00:00 MST 0