Software Engineer

Description:

Our client is seeking a recent college graduate (can be as recent as May 2014) to employ as a Software Engineer. This position is a full time permanent position located in the Albany, NY area. The candidate that fills the software engineer position will help to grow the company’s web based applications and deal with scaling the architecture dynamically. 

Required Qualifications:

  • Must have a BS in Computer Science.
  • Must be able to demonstrate development competency (any language).
  • Must have ability to use SQL.
  • Must demonstrate ability to be self-driven and self-learning (development interview + code sample + standard interview).

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of IIS Windows Server 2012
  • Automation experience
  • Experience with Amazon AWS / Azure / Google App Engine / Rackspace Cloud

 

To apply for this position, please submit your resume using our secure online form.

QA Tester (Backend Application Testing)

Our client is currently seeking a QA Tester (Backend Application Testing). This is a full-time, long term contract position located in the Albany area.

Ideal candidates will be self-starters, team players, and be committed to working some evenings and weekends in order to complete the project. Preferably with previous experience in the health care industry.

They should also have the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited College or University in Computer Science, Mathematics, or Engineering, or a mathematics-intensive discipline, or a certificate of training from an accredited institution.
  • At least 7 years of related experience, including 3 years of performing software testing for complex software applications and systems.
  • Have hands-on experience in large web-based application testing built on JAVA. Backend Application testing guru with  IBM DB2 Mainframe on LUW.

 

To apply for this position, please submit your resume using our secure online form.

Database Administrator (DBA)

Description:

Our client is currently seeking a Database Administrator (DBA). This is a full-time, permanent Database Administrator position located in the Albany, New York area. The DBA will, as key member of the database operations team, assist in the support of a high volume 24X7 transaction processing Microsoft SQL Server environment.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Working as part of an experienced DBA team who troubleshoot and resolve production challenges.
  • Working in a Windows operating system environment with applications that connect to backend SQL Server databases. 
  • Data modeling for Online Transaction Processing (OLTP) and data warehouse.
  • Data mining, ETL process enhancement, and data warehouse design and implementation.

Qualifications:

  • Degree in Computer Science, Information Sciences, or related field.
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience as a DBA.
  • Experience in using system monitoring toolsets (i.e. Ignite, Quest).
  • Experience in data model design and implementation.

Additional Qualifications:

  • Business Intelligence design and implementation.
  • SSIS or other ETL packages, SSRS, or SSAS.

 

To apply for this position, please submit your resume using our secure online form.

QA Tester (100% Automation)

Our client is currently seeking a QA Tester (100% Automation). This is a full-time, temp to perm position located in the Albany area.

Ideal candidates will be self-starters, team players, and be committed to working some evenings and weekends in order to complete the project. Preferably with previous experience in the health care industry.

They should also have the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited College or University in Computer Science, Mathematics, or Engineering, or a mathematics-intensive discipline,or a certificate of training from an accredited institution.
  • At least 7 years of related experience, including 3 years of performing software testing for complex software applications and systems.
  • Have hands-on experience in large web-based application testing built on JAVA, Web-Sphere, IBM DB2 on LUW and Middleware (API calls testing using SOAP UI).
  • Proven experience in developing test scripts for test automation.
  • Experience with JMeter, Rational Robot, or Selenium is a must.

To apply for this position, please submit your resume using our secure online form.

Sr. Telecommunications Engineer

Description:

Our client is currently seeking a Sr. Telecommunications Engineer. This is a full-time, direct hire telecom engineering position located in Albany, NY.

Responsibilities:

  • Architect, design, deploy and maintain enterprise telecommunications equipment.
  • Implement documentation to support current and to test planned equipment configurations.
  • Diagnoses and repairs equipment as assigned from system level to bench or component replacement.
  • Participates on work orders, engineering changes, and trouble calls as needed

Qualifications:

  • 8 years’ experience in the architecture, deployment and support of Avaya PBX’s
  • Ability to demonstrate excellent troubleshooting skills.
  • Certification in one or more systems or technologies preferred
  • BS in Computer Science, equivalent degree or equivalent experience

To apply for this position, please submit your resume using our secure online form.

.Net Developer

Job Description:

Our client is seeking a .Net Developer. This is a full-time – direct hire developer position located in the Albany area.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Development of work plans for assigned projects.
  • Translate requirements into programming specifications.
  • Perform the role of project leader when needed.
  • Review project requests and recommends action to be taken.

Qualifications:

  • At least 6 years of n-tiered application development experience on the Microsoft platform.
  • Experience with web forms and/ or win forms.
  • Must be highly proficient in C# and productive within the standard Visual Studio IDE and source control environment.
  • Strong OO Analysis and Design skills.
  • Experience with SQL Server integration with the middle tier.
  • Strong Transact SQL, database modeling and database optimization skills.
  • Experience with SOA and .NET remoting services  technology preferred.
  • Experience with SSIS a plus.

Education:

  • 4-year degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience

To apply for this position, please submit your resume using our secure online form.

Software Architect

Description:

Our client is currently seeking a Software Architect. This is a full-time, permanent position located in Albany, NY.


Responsibilities Include:

  • Lead a small development team of 4 and provide guidance to developers.
  • Define and approve application standards and specifications.
  • Define the overall architecture of core business functions (e.g. claims, enrollment, etc.).

Qualifications:

  • (9) or more years of application architecture and/or system analysis and development experience.
  • Experience in the delivery of complex systems in a wide range of technologies.
  • Must have experience with SQL Server, Windows,.Net (2.0;4.0 preferred); Visual Studio, and TFS (preferred).
  • Experience with developing SOA’s, integrating cloud-based with COTS application solutions, and implementing Web Services is highly preferred.
  • Able to independently translate business requirements into technical design specifications.
  • Experience with full software life cycle management.

Education:

  • 4-year degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience.

 

To apply for this position, please submit your resume using our secure online form.

Programmer Analyst

Job Description:

Our client is currently seeking a Programmer Analyst. This is a full-time, direct hire position located in Albany, NY.

Responsibilities:

  • Work with internal associates to identify opportunities for improvement.
  • Ability to multi-task and manage time between simultaneous projects.
  • Troubleshoot issues reported by application users.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum 10 years of system analysis and programming experience required.
  • Minimum 5 years Data Modeling experience required.
  • Excellent Knowledge of HTML,CSS, and JavaScript.
  • Experience with ASP.NET, preferably ASP.NET version 2.0 higher.
  • Experience with VB Script/MS Active Server Pages desired
  • Experience with Microsoft SQL Server

Education:

  • BA/BS in IT or Business related field or equivalent experience.

To apply for this position, please submit your resume using our secure online form.

Scrum Master

Our client is currently seeking a Scrum Master with project management experience.  This is a full-time, permanent position located in the Albany area.

Responsibilities include facilitating cooperation across all team members, collaborating with developers, testing managers and others to synchronize activities, developing/following standard approaches and seeing that everyone has information, training and equipment needed.

Job Description:

  • Ensures the agile methodology is followed, including daily stand-ups, planning meetings, demo and review, and retrospectives.
  • Facilitates team meetings and decision making sessions to help the team stay true to their practices and make or meet commitments.
  • Enables close cooperation across all roles and functions through communication and mentoring skills, leadership and facilitation.
  • Provides coaching and/or guidance on Agile/Scrum process for the team to improve process and achieve higher levels of maturity.
  • Supports and educates the Product Owner with respect to grooming and maintaining the product backlog.
  • Summarizes and publishes documentation related to metrics, velocity, backlog, tasks, and status of activities on a consistent and timely basis.
  • Understands and assists with release progress measures and release management.
  • Maintains knowledge of SDLC methodologies and other Agile approaches.
  • Provides secondary support of Quality Assurance functions.
  • Responsible for ensuring the Agile Scrum process is followed as intended for the team to achieve project goals and deliverables.

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree and 2+ years relevant project coordinator experience in an Agile software development environment, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Strong interpersonal skills with a proven ability to interface with both technical and business colleagues
  • Proficient in use of Microsoft Office, project management software (e.g., Rally) and SharePoint; experience using process modeling software
  • Knowledge of SDLC (Systems Development Life Cycle) methodologies.

To apply for this position, please submit your resume using our secure online form.

UX/UI Designer

Our client is currently seeking a User Experience / User Interface Designer.  This is a full-time, permanent position located in Albany.

Responsibilities include developing tools and processes to constantly improve usability and create functional solutions for customers, and working closely with software development, quality assurance, project leads and marketing teams to design and develop user-friendly products.

Qualifications:

  • Degree in HCI, Interaction Design or related field is preferred
  • Portfolio that demonstrates ability to design clean, modern interfaces across differing browsers and devices
  • Prior experience in a research/design role for product development
  • Solid understanding of web-based software, HTML5 and CSS3
  • Experience using Agile methodology

To apply, please submit your resume using our secure online form.