Portland industry spotlight: Tech hiring going strong

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Portland's tech industry is experiencing strong job growth. Local employers posted 308 new jobs over the past week and 1,268 in the last month, ranking third among local industries, according to ZipRecruiter, a leading online employment marketplace.

The tech industry also came in first in terms of local employers adding new jobs. In the past month, 240 companies listed open jobs for Portland-based workers in that area.

Top companies hiring locally in information technology include IGNW, Staffigo Technical Services, LLC and APR Staffing. According to a recent job opening posted by APR Staffing, "APR Staffing was born from the merging of two well-respected staffing firms in Portland."

Jobs posted by IGNW in the past month in Portland included software engineers, project managers and technicians, while Staffigo Technical Services, LLC was hiring software engineers, project managers and data analysts, and APR Staffing sought software engineers, network engineers and business analysts.

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