Hirings and firings – 8/10
Zulily just raised $6 billion in Series B financing and is continuing to grow, according to Xconomy. The six-month old e-commerce company is based in Seattle and offers deals on clothes and toys for children and babies. According to their website, they currently have ten job openings in marketing, programming and business analysis.
DreamBox has five positions open in web and software development. The Bellevue-based company makes online math games for K-3 students.
Xconomy reports that Calypso Medical laid off three people last week. The Seattle-based company raised $50 million in venture capital last year. The company, which develops technology to help target radiation therapy for cancer patients, had 136 employees as of last September.