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.

Application Developer Supervisor (ITS6): In this role, you will ensure that supervised staff are adequately trained and achieve assigned work responsibilities so that the work associated with custom developed applications, production support, change requests, and implementation is completed timely and effectively. You also help improve the culture of ESD by supporting the values and principles of LEAN and Agile methodologies and the Paid Family and Medical Leave Organizational culture regarding innovation, team work, and problem solving. You will accomplish this by working across multiple sprint teams, leading and assisting with development tasks, and evaluating the work of contract and ESD staff for performance. Closes Feb. 19, 2019

Lead Software Engineer: In this role, you will independently support large and highly complex IT applications/systems by analyzing, designing and developing technical solutions and enhancements to existing applications/systems. You will conduct application testing to ensure the code is accurate and functional. You will lead medium to large technical efforts and coordinate work with other software engineers and be responsible for maintaining system documentation to support development and testing of mission critical systems that enable the implementation and operation of the Paid Family and Medical Leave division and program. Closes Feb. 20, 2019

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. Closes Feb. 21, 2019

Senior SDET Testing Specialist: As a Senior SDET Testing Specialist, you will be responsible for developing and executing automated tests in support of the project timeline, and supporting User Acceptance Testing (UAT) as directed by the SDET Test Lead. You will be relied on to analyze test automation and application code, database scripts and structures to determine the specific issue or issues causing a defect. You will also provide diagnostic information to assist scrum teams efficient issue resolution. Closes Feb. 28, 2019

Policy Analyst: This position will assist leadership with strategic planning, process management and rules coordination to stand up this new program, system and division. You'll also lead the coordination of policy and fiscal analysis, administrative rulemaking, stakeholder management, Lean improvement and other efforts that require multi-divisional efforts and interagency collaboration. Closes March 14, 2019