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Human Resources Department
505 W. Olive Ave., Suite 200
Sunnyvale, CA 94086
(408) 730-7490

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The Community

Recognized as the “Heart of Silicon Valley,” Sunnyvale, with a population of approximately 147,000, is the fifth largest city in the San Francisco Bay Area and the second largest in Santa Clara CountySunnyvale was incorporated in 1912 and, over the years, has transformed from an agricultural community, to a center for the defense industry, to the current nexus of research, development and manufacturing that created Silicon Valley. Sunnyvale is home to notable companies such as Yahoo!, Advanced Micro Devices, NetApp, and Lockheed Martin Space Systems.  The draw of working in this dynamic community swells the City’s daytime workforce to 230,000. 

Working for the City of Sunnyvale

The City of Sunnyvale enjoys a strong reputation of being an employer of choice offering excellent wages, benefits, employee recognition, training, professional development and opportunities to make a difference.  We invite you to join our team of dynamic, skilled and dedicated employees with a "can-do" attitude and apply for one of the City's employment opportunities.

We thank you for your interest in employment with the City of Sunnyvale and encourage you to search and apply for currently available job opportunities here:

 In addition to applying online through the links above, you may apply manually.  To access and download the City of Sunnyvale employment application, please click here: City of Sunnyvale employment applicationNOTE:  A Supplemental Questionnaire may be required to complete your application; please refer to the Job Announcement/Posting on our website.

Mail the completed application to:

City of Sunnyvale/Human Resources Department
505 W. Olive Avenue, Suite 200
Sunnyvale, CA 94086


Job Descriptions

Please click here for a complete list of job descriptions.

The City of Sunnyvale's positions have been classified into over 250 job classifications within the City's 11 different departments. This page lists each classification's job description and its salary range.


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