System Architect

Direct hire Role Louisville, KY

Job Description:

The Principal Systems Architect provides architectural direction for complex projects across multiple technical areas and business segments. He/She develops and drives the architecture vision and ensures alignment with business objectives. * The Principal Systems Architect is a leader who provides enterprise-wide technology perspectives in support of business objectives. He/She anticipates future technology needs and business requirements to drive new technological approaches. * This position conceives and sells technology solutions to Information Technology (IT) senior management. * The Principal Systems Architect functions as a design authority.
Job Duties: * Engages with IT and business management (e.g., District, Portfolio, Application, etc.) to set business technology strategies.  * Drives the creation and adoption of reusable technology assets to improve efficiency. * Reviews and approves projects to ensure conformance to stated architectural direction. technology. * Master or Distinguished level Architect certification from The Open Group is preferred. * The Principal Systems Architect provides architectural direction for complex projects across multiple technical areas and business segments. He/She develops and drives the architecture vision and ensures alignment with business objectives. * The Principal Systems Architect is a leader who provides enterprise-wide technology perspectives in support of business objectives. He/She anticipates future technology needs and  requirements to drive new technological approaches. * This position conceives and sells technology solutions to Information Technology (IT) senior management. * The Principal Systems Architect functions as a design authority.
Job Duties: * Engages with IT and business management (e.g., District, Portfolio, Application, etc.) to set business technology strategies. * Drives the creation and adoption of reusable technology assets to improve efficiency. * Reviews and approves projects to ensure conformance to stated architectural direction. * Champions technology solutions to IT senior management (e.g., Architecture, Review Board, IT Governance, etc.) to gain approval. *Establishes and tracks metrics on architectural solution quality to improve the practice of architecture. * Translates requirements into architectural components to develop solutions. * Analyzes trends in technology to assess the impact of emerging technologies on the business, and to provide viable solutions that address technology and business needs. * Reviews and approves architecture analyses and designs to ensure fulfillment of requirements. * Guides project teams in the development of architectural artifacts that adhere to enterprise IT standards. * Initiates and executes proofs of concept and builds prototypes to assess new solution approaches and technologies. * Drives the evaluation and selection of technology products to meet strategic,business initiatives. * Coaches others to develop architectural skills.
Knowledge & Experience: * Displays an understanding of the principles of open architecture and can make recommendations to improve foundation architecture; articulates standards and guidelines to members of the development community;  * consults to development project teams; researches the design of new architectural components; assesses * benefits and drawbacks of proposed changes. * Creates well-reasoned action plans based on findings; demonstrates agility and * resourcefulness in identifying creative and practical solutions; efficiently evaluates the quality of other’s analyses. * Shares information about the strategy, structures, processes, procedures and key technical elements of the enterprise; translates knowledge of the interrelationships between technical elements into business strategies; plays a key role in the development of technology best practices and the pioneering of new approaches. * Leverages technical knowledge to achieve business objectives; resolves technical issues that impede solution development; adapts technological information, facts, or data to varying situations or groups; recommends changes to technological approach based upon knowledge of trends and best practices. Uses multiple research methods to determine business requirements / critical elements of the problem to be solved; develops creative, workable solutions to complex issues, projects, and/or process designs; develops logical business cases; * evaluates impact of solution on service, cost, and/or quality. * Leads management and implementation of basic projects; communicates plan, schedule, baselines, and metrics to stakeholders and implementation team; provides scheduled reports and updates to stakeholders; manages progress to plan and makes necessary adjustments to schedule, resources and timeline; communicates changes to stakeholders; employs project management tools and technology (e.g., Microsoft Project, Program Management Group website, etc.) appropriately.
Skills: General Skills * Must have the ability to manage by influence, and be proficient in advocating ideas to IS and business leaders. * Expert consultative skills. * Strong oral/written communication skills. * Expert ability to mentor others. * Expert strategic thinking skills. * Expert ability to synthesize facts, trends, inferences, and key issues and/or themes in complex situations. * Expert understanding of the broader impact of work efforts across architectural system components, critical business processes and applications.
Technical Skills: Core Skills: * Structured Systems Analysis – Expert * Object Oriented Analysis & Design – Expert * Web Development Technologies – Advanced .NET/JEE Development – Advanced/Expert * Mainframe Development – Intermediate/Advanced * Data Bases – Relational and Non-relational – Advanced * Microsoft Office – Advanced
Desired Skills * Internet Development Architecture & Design – Advanced * Client Server Architecture – Intermediate .NET environment – Advanced * Data Communications – Advanced * Data Modeling – Intermediate * Technical Knowledge of Hardware – Advanced
Educational Requirements: * Advanced degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related discipline or the equivalent in education and work experience. * Typically requires 12+ years of solid, diverse work experience in information technology.

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PHP Developer

Duties include: – Create integrated applications linking web content to practice management software. – Create stream-lined web content management and reporting. – Supervise other designers and developers (outsourced or internal) – Use creativity to create great web sites. – Participate in available professional development opportunities

Require Experience: – Bachelors’ degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience. – At least two years experience using PHP; Delphi, C++, or equivalent Object Oriented programming environment a plus. – The ability to work as a self-starter in a team focused environment. – Acceptable verbal and written communication skills. – The ability to change priorities and focus quickly and smoothly.

Role is located in Columbia, MO Direct hire/No Relo/No H1

Candidate must be able to successfully pass a background, drug screen, and reference check.

 

Web Developer

This role is located in Charlotte, NC

Tremendous opportunity exists for an experienced web developer to work with a rapidly growing industrial supplier.

Client is looking for a knowledgeable and savvy web designer/programmer who can work across the organization providing web design, development, graphic design, and user interface expertise. The position will require a self sufficient expert who can manage multiple simultaneous projects while delivering a consistent and cutting edge experience across all systems.

 

Responsibilities

  • –    Research and develop Web solutions utilizing Javascript, JSF, PHP, AJAX, JQuery and existing technologies
  • –    Conduct and collaborate on research of web-based user interface development best practices
  • –    Serve as a knowledge resource for the latest trends and technologies for web- and standards-based user interface development
  • –    Build out rich content as necessary
  • –    Provide documentation and procedures for Web solutions
  • –    Assist with end user training and support of applications as needed
  • –    Participate on eCommerce teams to provide information and guidance, as well as obtain direction for web solutions
  • –    Create / manage web logins as requested
  • –    Apply knowledge of industry trends and developments to improve eCommerce offering to our customers
  • –    Troubleshoot end user problems

 

The ideal candidate will possess excellent verbal and written communication skills, feel comfortable working to assess needs, collaborating with a team to determine solutions, and taking the initiative to directly implement those solutions. Other necessary skills and attributes include:

–        Solid grasp of graphic and web design principles and good understanding of current web technologies

–        Proven experience in graphic design, website design, development and maintenance

  • –        CSS expert with the ability to code complex layouts for a variety of browsers (web standard compliant code)

–        Deep understanding of web design principles (web standards, semantic markup, SEO, unobtrusive Javascript, etc.)

–        Languages: HTML, Javascript, CSS, JQuery

–        Ability to successfully maintain multiple projects and tasks

–        Ability to create original designs from initial concepts and/or sketches to functional websites

Tibco Administrator

This is a direct hire role, located in Irving.

The candidate will be part of an operations team focused on providing support of a core component for the larger operations infrastructure [where operations include the foundation for which client products, service offerings, and solutions can be provided, as well as the policies and procedures required].  The candidate will support the promotion of standards, including compliance to and adherence of industry standards such as ITIL, Sarbanes Oxley (SOX), and SAS70 in QA and Production environments.  The candidate will be a subject matter expert in one or more areas, and will assist in leading the team through day-to-day support and maintenance.
Responsibilities:
– Install, configure, and maintain: o Epsilon developed applications and software o Message Systems MTA software o TIBCO:  Administrator, BusinessWorks, Enterprise Message System, Hawk, Runtime Agent, Spotfire Server, Spotfire Web Player o Work closely with build master, release manager, product, systems architects, development, and QA to ensure all configurations in operations are meeting the requirements of 3rd party vendors as well as in-house product and development teams o Work closely with EDM to maintain high deliverability such as building appropriate reputation and avoid filtering pitfalls o Troubleshoot SMTP, DNS, and HTTP related issues in both Production and QA environments o Co-ordinate projects related to O/S and 3rd party software changes among technical teams (e.g., new O/S releases, new 3rd party software releases)
Qualifications: – Working knowledge of UNIX Operating Systems – Working knowledge of internet mail and SMTP protocols and standards – Knowledge with HTML, ASP, and CGI coding – Experience with JVM tuning and troubleshooting – Basic understanding of IETF RFC’s related to internet mail and SMTP compliance – Experience with commercial MTA offerings – Tibco experience is a huge plus – Basic knowledge of ISP relations – Basic knowledge of encrypted keys:       Public/private keys, key signing – Basic knowledge of internet concepts:   Domains, DNS, domain keys, DKIM – Basic knowledge of networking technology: TCP/IP protocols, cluster/virtual IP address space, NAT port-mapping, traffic shaping, QoSClick here to enter text.

Senior Web Engineer

This role is located in- Emeryville, CA Direct hire

As a Principal Web Engineer, you will play a key role in the definition, design, and implementation of our technology platform and visually stunning websites. You will be part of a passionate, high-energy team creating compelling, new and innovative online paradigms, and collaborate daily with product managers, creative and user experience designers, architects, and peer software and production engineers.
The ideal candidate must be extremely proficient and demonstrate a track record in leading the design, development, and production of modern, high-traffic and high-volume websites in a fast paced and delivery focused work culture.
RESPONSIBILITIES:
-Contribute new and unique ideas to the user interface design of a rich and visually stunning website features
-Create standards-compliant, cross-browser-compatible representations of visual designs with pixel-level accuracy and attention to detail
-Work with User Experience and Engineering teams to define, maintain, implement, and enforce style guides, standards, reusable templates, and best practices for client-side coding
-Assist development teams with client-side development and periodic performance website optimizations
-Mentor other mid-level Web developers on RIA best practices and other matters as required
REQUIREMENTS:
-Extensive experience with JavaScript and AJAX, JQuery, SOAP/XML, JSON, and JSONP interaction, in a dynamic, content-rich, and consumer-facing eCommerce websites
-Advanced knowledge of DHTML, CSS and XML, XHTML
-Attention to details with a eye on pixel perfection when creating website features and widgets
-Solid understanding of website optimization techniques such as CDN and web-caching techniques
-Experience with eCommerce solutions and SEO fundamentals is a plus
-Experience in one or more MVC architectures is a plus
-Bachelor’s degree required, Masters a plus