Employment Opportunities

We're developing an innovative and hardworking team to implement the new Paid Family and Medical Leave program and we'd love for you to join us! If you thrive in a fast-paced environment and want to make a difference on a state and national level, our team could be a great fit. 

Unless otherwise noted, all Paid Family & Medical Leave positions are located in Lacey.

Policy Analyst: In this role you will work as a member of a team that coordinates the administrative rulemaking process for the Paid Family and Medical Leave program. You will consult and advise agency executive leadership, program management and external stakeholders on legislation and related legal mandates, as well as develop and implement strategic plans, processes and related improvements. Closes 10/22/2018

Technical Project Manager: As the Technical Project Manager, you will initiate highly complex projects, provide leadership and direction to all involved, develop and maintain the project schedule, and manage project risk, reporting project status to Business Sponsor stakeholders and agency executives. This role is a member of a Project Management Office (PMO) with the mission of overseeing the implementation and successful transfer to operations of the Paid Family and Medical Leave Program (PFML). You will apply your expert-level agile project management skills to this large, complex, technology implementation of a new line of business, establishing policies and procedures, overseeing program governance process, and managing program projects and interdependencies. Closes 10/30/2018

Application Developer: Paid Family and Medical Leave is recruiting for multiple (Project) Application Developers (ITS3) positions. You will be a member of a fast-paced team working to assist in the design, development and implementation of the project's release. In this role, you will provide development and troubleshooting on the PFML project team and work with internal and external stakeholders to design and develop technical solutions that meet business' needs. These solutions will support business process improvements, system and application improvements, and development and testing of mission-critical systems that enable the implementation and operation of PFML. This position is also key to engaging and retaining PFML employees by enabling and empowering them to be successful through being fully trained and informed in their job responsibilities. Open continuously until filled.

Systems Support Specialist: This position will provide exceptional Tier 2 customer support and technical solutions related to the efficient collection, storage, processing, and retrieval of Paid Family and Medical Leave and Employment Security Department data. As a Systems Support Specialist, you will primarily focus on five main functions:  Daily Batch Operations, DevOps functions relating to but not limited to Software Environment Specific Configuration and Maintenance, Systems Administration, Tier 2 production issue detection and resolution (Failed files, Inbound/Outbound Interface files), and triage application tickets for resolution or assignment to Tier 3 developers. Open continuously until filled.