<![CDATA[Kavaliro: jobboards]]> http://JOBS.KAVALIRO.COM/ en-us <![CDATA[Cost Analyst]]> Cost Analyst

This individual will be expected to work with a small team of Project Controls Analysts and Schedulers, interfacing primarily with Project Managers and Financial Analysts. This position will perform cost analysis for a portfolio of I/T and construction projects budgeted anywhere from $30M to $100M annual spend.
This position will compare monthly actuals to the project budget(s), identifying all variances. This position will be responsible for evaluating and assessing the variances, identifying trends and burn rates to be presented to project leadership.
A critical element of this work will be to generate reliable financial forecasts for the project(s) each month based on the analysis.
This position must have a proven track record working with contingency budgets, direct and indirect labor charges, accruals, overheads, allocations, earned value calculations, and monetized risks.

REQUIRED: 
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Prior experience in a similar role on large construction or I/T project is needed.
The individual selected for this role must have strong technical skills and the ability to integrate large amounts of data from multiple databases or systems.
Must be able to work with minimal supervision.
Strong interpersonal skills will allow him or her to work successfully in a matrix organization and a team environment. Influencing skills and the ability to take a complicated subject and quickly identify the areas which are critical for implementing a successful project are required. Must have very strong organizational skills, computer skills, writing and communication skills, strong problem-solving skills.
Expert level knowledge of EXCEL a must.
Some knowledge or working in SQL Server databases is a plus.
Proven experience working in this role on large projects a must. Depending on project, some travel is likely.
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Mon, 25 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Technical Support Analyst]]> RESPONSIBLITIES
  • Position will work closely with the current application support team to sustain the current application portfolio. In addition, the candidate will assist in the coordination of hardware refresh.
  • Responsible for working closely with customers, business analysts, and team members to manage and control the processing of programs and peripheral equipment on distributed computer systems to ensure the highest levels of service and system availability. These solutions must be aligned with business and strategies and comply with the organization' s architectural standards.
  • Establishes production schedules, ensuring that appropriate jobs, documentation and data files are available. Assists in job set-up.
  • Performs problem identification, escalation and resolution.
  • Communicates status of operations to allow for immediate response to service disruptions.
  • Assists in coordinating the efforts of supplier teams when needed to develop or sustain the application environment.

 

QUALIFICATIONS
  • Minimum 2 years relevant experience. Bachelor’ s Degree or equivalent.
  • Knowledge in multiple technical areas. Ability to work on most phases of functional requirements. Excellent written and verbal communication.
  • Require individual with desktop installation skills and some project management experience.
  • Experience with retail/point of sale equipment replacement and large equipment refresh need.
  • Experience with desktop replacement, Motorola scanner programming, receipt and ticket printer replacement.
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Mon, 25 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[UNIX Programmer - REMOTE]]> UNIX Programmer - REMOTE

Scripting expert in all UNIX shell and other associated scripting languages. Will split time approximately 50% between Unix Migration project and other priorities. Reviews, analyzes, develops, installs, modifies, and maintains Unix Scripts based on given requirements. • Provides technical support activities for a production processing environment. • Writes and develops Unix Scripts based on requirements • Analyzes and resolves problems • Provide programming and scripting support • Creates and maintains documentation as it relates to script maintenance/management • Provide after-hours support as necessary • Educates internal users as needed • Performs other related duties as assigned

Required:

• This role requires a high skill level in programming using Unix Bash Shell.

• Other programming experience in addition would be beneficial.

• Works well independently with minimal supervision.

• Must be able to overcome major obstacles.

• Must be able to analyze minimal requirements, and produce a solution to accomplish the expected results.

• Typically requires a minimum of 5 to 8 years programming experience in a technical environment.

• Programming Skills • Unix Bash Shell Scripting • Unix Administration – (Red Hat Linux preferred)

• Programming background/education

• Extensive knowledge of Bourne shells, i.e. sh, ksh, with primary emphasis on bash • Ability to read, comprehend, and translate scripts from one shell to another • Advanced Unix/Linux system administration background • Self-motivated, ability to follow complex instructions, creative thinking skills Bachelor’ s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or the equivalent combination of education, training, or work experience with an emphasis on programming
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Mon, 25 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Accounting Clerk]]> Accounting Clerk The Accounting Clerk will entail daily cash reconciliations, payouts, transaction recording and general ledger experience.

Required

2+ years of Bookkeeping experience in a corporate setting

This resource will also need to be familiar with working in a fast-paced corporate environment.

Other skills include attention to detail and exceptional communication skills as this resource will be working directly with the treasury department.

Computer proficiency is also a must especially when it comes to MS Excel and Outlook.
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Mon, 25 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Data Center Operations Specialist]]> JOB DESCRIPTION
  • Manage power and cooling capacity and monitor environmental conditions within the DC or IDF’ s. Management of internal and/or third party teams responsible for the support of critical mechanical, and electrical systems of the Data Centers and associated campus wide distribution hubs, IDF’ s etc.  Responsible for reporting of the core infrastructure facilities. To include remediation of exceptions found in the reports.  Review results from preventive maintenance inspections and escalate to DCO Manager on major issues found, non-major issue should be resolved by this role
  • Manage several Creative team projects at a time that are associated with the enhancement, upgrading or implementation of new or existing technology solutions and environments.  Management of Infrastructure which includes but not limited to inspections of installations for compliance with design requirements; reviews of vendor and/or other teams working within DC or IDF’ s for quality; and ensuring the environment meets or exceeds all industry standards that apply. Any findings out of scope the DCOS will be empowered to make decisions at the site and directing responsible party to address issue until it is within scope.
  • Manage and oversee vendors or subs in completion of DCO assigned project sites.  Manage the contracted vendor(s) on projects to ensure the work is being done according to spec and remediate issues as they arise.  Management and assignment of vendors or in house tech team for assistance in the installation or troubleshooting of MEP or cabling matters.  Be in the field as the SME enforcing the DCO standards and policies on a regular basis
  • Manage the teams within infrastructure (network, telecom, storage, and system admin) on completion of installs, decommissions, and/or troubleshooting at the physical level (rack, power, patch, dress, label) of hardware in the DC or IDF’ s by liaising as the SME to provide guidance on their project. Work with or independently of the DCO Manager, in a lead-capacity for installation and configuration of cabinets, cabinet components, access points, AP antennas, and other infrastructure hardware during construction; and the transition from construction to sustainable operations (can be in a DC, IDF, or other venue).
  • Keeps DCO infrastructure management software up-to-date.  Hands on install, troubleshooting or repair of the critical environments (includes all areas of DCO). 
  • Understand and actively participate in Environmental, Health & Safety responsibilities by following established policy, procedures, training and team member involvement activities.

 

QUALIFICATIONS
  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities (KSAs) required.
  • Experience and knowledge of industry standards in telecom and structured cabling
  • Experience in deployment of compute, storage and networking devices
  • Experience and knowledge of MEP standards and operations as it pertains to critical environments
  • Experience and knowledge of Mission Critical Data Center Facility maintenance
  • Experience and knowledge of cable management and fiber distribution standards
  • Strong analytical, and organizational skills with attention to detail
  • Professional Business communication and interpersonal skills
  • Basic MS Office skills, including PowerPoint, Visio, etc.
  • Understanding of Autodesk Navisworks, RevIT, Autocad is a plus
  • Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • Consistent attendance is a job requirement.

 

EDUCATION

High school degree or GED is required.

Bachelor’ s degree in Computer Science or related field or equivalent experience. 

 

CERTIFICATIONS, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS:

CET/CEM - preferred but not required.

 

EXPERIENCE
  • Over 5 years of experience with the following:
  • Working in Data Center environments.
  • Working with DCIM, reporting and capacity planning.
  • Experience and knowledge of UPS, PDU, ATS, CRAH, CRAC, Generators and HVAC principles including chilled water systems.
  • Planning and installation of data center racks, cable management, copper, and fiber optic cabling.
  • Knowledge of infrastructure systems and equipment
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Mon, 25 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Analyst (Targeting and Data)]]> SUMMARY

Provides support in analysis and understanding of Marketing Data Mart segment populations and filtering.  Leads development of procedures, views, and back-end database logic supporting Analytics group needs in ad hoc as well as ongoing analytics projects.  Supports analytics team through implementation of SQL and other structured data queries.  Partners with the Information Technology team to ensure best-of-class data management, analytics and reporting. Leads development of campaign management audience selection, segmentation and flowchart logic in support of specific CRM campaign development.

 

RESPONSIBLITIES
  • Develop data extract and analysis routines using SQL & Excel to support CRM and Analytics teams
  • Support implementation, deployment, support and enhancement of related data sources to support CRM, Digital Analytics, and Social Analytics data needs.
  • Develop, enhance and update Unica flowcharts and underlying data access logic to support CRM team campaign implementations
  • Identify system problems, communicate details and collaborate with IT to design solutions on a pro-active, self-directed basis.
  • Ensure compliance with Data Management Laws.
  • Understand and actively participate in Environmental, Health & Safety responsibilities by following established policy, procedures, training and team member involvement activities.

 

QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Experience with SQL and Relational Databases (expert);
  • Must have thorough understanding of database structure;
  • Experience creating complicated reports including sub-reports, parameter based reports, graphical reports, formula based, well-formatted reports; analysis reports, etc.
  • Working knowledge of databases including writing SQL queries required.
  • Excellent analytical skills with experience in email and/or database marketing analysis;
  • Experience with Unica or other campaign management system preferred
  • Experience with Microsoft Excel (advanced):
  • Must be able to develop and understand advanced Microsoft Excel spreadsheets.
  • Ability to work independently in a deadline oriented environment;
  • Experience in troubleshooting and resolving problems;
  • Ability to evaluate quantitative data sets and determine “ big picture” implications required;
  • Working knowledge of marketing, media and marketing customer data required;
  • Ability to handle multiple projects required;
  • Desire to work in a fast-paced environment required;
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Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Business Process Analyst]]> Integrates, coordinates and deploys process improvement methods, tools and departmental governance structures to advise management, team leaders and team members of the value and cost impacts from decisions surrounding these functions. Provides technical assistance to Business Process Management (BPM) team members to develop work plans, support quality controls, document process inventory integration points, and facilitate communications between team members to ensure consistency across business processes. Responsible for developing initial process specifications and facilitation of pre-workshop meetings, facilitating workshops and finalizing business process improvements through post-workshop follow-up. This position is responsible for developing and assisting with the deployment of business processes within applicable governance structures across associated peer groups and jurisdictions. 

Job Duties 
Provides process improvement support or technical assistance to work groups and stakeholders to ensure accuracy & consistency across all business processes. Works to understand the customer group’ s business and how it is aligned to various business functions. Looks for ways to better align business process and information flow to meet end users’ needs with an emphasis on process integration, process improvement, non-value activity avoidance and sustainable cost savings. 
Work with peer resources to develop process specification documents in collaboration with process owners, subject matter experts and sponsors as required. In addition, leading pre-workshop meeting to review and validate the content of process specification documents. Provide appropriate updates and maintenance of the process inventory and documentation of process inventory integration points. Works with the project leader to inject process improvement and implementation methodologies to successfully integrate future state processes into a sustainable action. 
Lead the planning and development of process improvement working sessions as needed to create business process efficiencies and identify sustainable value-drive opportunities. Assists with developing metrics to measure compliance to process integration results and the downstream sustainable value of completed charters and projects.
Ensure Business Process Management (BPM) methodology standards are adhered to across business process deliverables. Deliverables include matured process specification documents, process maps, RACI matrices, related business requirements to support the process and metrics designed to measure sustained value and process improvements. Ensure affected process are maintained within applicable governance structures, regulatory commitments and customer requirements. 
Liaison with the Process Management Team Leads to develop overall plans and report progress and status against the consolidated work plan. Ensures proper documentation of risks, assumptions, issues and decisions related to the process integration event and escalates key issues regarding project challenges and performance gaps to appropriate levels for visibility and resolution. 

Job-specific knowledge, skills or abilities:     
Workshop facilitation skills 
Knowledge of Business Process Management fundamentals 
Proficient skills in Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, process mapping tools, and SharePoint

Desired Qualifications 
2 to 4 years’ experience in process improvement methodologies, such as: Lean, Total Quality Management, Product Quality Management, Six Sigma, etc. 
2 to 4 years of Project Management experience 
2 to 4 years of using Excel pivot tables to populate automated reporting 
Business Process Management, Project Management or Process Improvement credential 
 
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Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Senior UI/UX Designer ]]> Kavaliro is seeking a Senior Designer for UI/UX to design and mange website interface, splash pages, icon creation, banner ads, page layout, user interface design and graphical warehousing. The UI/UX designer is responsible for analyzing user needs to implement SharePoint site content, graphics, performance, and capacity.   Experience with ProjectServer and SharePoint Interface a huge plus. 

Job Responsibilities: 
• Design, build, or maintain Web sites, using authoring or scripting languages, content creation tools, management tools, and digital media such Adobe Illustrator, Dreamweaver, HTML, CSS, JavaScript etc. 
• Perform or direct Web site updates. 
• Write, design, or edit Web page content, or direct others producing content. 
• Confer with management or development teams to prioritize needs, resolve conflicts, develop content criteria, or choose solutions. 
• • Identify problems uncovered by testing or customer feedback, and correct problems or refer problems to appropriate personnel for correction. 
• Evaluate code to ensure that it is valid, is properly structured, meets industry standards, and is compatible with browsers, devices, or operating systems. 
• Maintain understanding of current Web technologies or programming practices through continuing education, reading, or participation in professional conferences, workshops, or groups. 
• Analyze user needs to determine technical requirements. 
• Develop or validate test routines and schedules to ensure that test cases mimic external interfaces and address all browser and device types. 
• Develop databases that support Web applications and Web sites. 
• Collaborate with management or users to develop e-commerce strategies and to integrate these strategies with Web sites. 
• Write supporting code for Web applications or Web sites. 
• Communicate with network personnel or Web site hosting agencies to address hardware or software issues affecting Web sites. 
• Design and implement Web site security measures, such as firewalls or message encryption. 
• Perform Web site tests according to planned schedules, or after any Web site or product revision. 
• Select programming languages, design tools, or applications. 
• Incorporate technical considerations into Web site design plans, such as budgets, equipment, performance requirements, or legal issues including accessibility and privacy. 


Qualifications: 
• Bachelor’ s degree in computer science, information systems or a related field required. 
• 8-10 years experience required. 
• Verbal and written communication skills, problem solving skills, customer service and interpersonal skills. 
• Ability to work independently and manage one’ s time. 
• Ability to troubleshoot issues and make system changes as needed to resolve issue. 
• Knowledge of computer hardware and software. 
• Knowledge of computer development software as it relates to systems, such as SQL, VisualBasic, JavaScript etc.
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Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Project Manager-Scrum Master]]> RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Communicate and ensure alignment of priorities with Program stakeholders and within your team.
  • Foster accountability, transparency, and regularity in status updates. Ensure that the Rally system is always up to date to reflect the current state.
  • Manage, publish, and communicate relevant metrics to the team on progress against team objectives.
  • Serve as the team’ s Scrum expert. Guide your team toward improving the way they work. Remove impediments to help the team reach an optimum, sustainable velocity.
  • Facilitate ceremonies including sprint planning, retrospectives and sprint demos. Facilitate effective coordination with other Scrum teams, and system teams. Consult with the Product Owner to validate and communicate team priorities.
  • Foster self-organization. Empower the team to make decisions and remove decision making barriers whenever possible. Facilitate discussion, decision making, and conflict resolution.
  • Radiate information to strengthen the presence of your team within the Agile Community of Practice.
  • Actively contribute to the company' s Agile and Lean Community.

 

 

QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Certified Scrum Master to lead Agile development for up to two teams simultaneously.
  • 5+ years scrum master experience.
  • Familiarity with CA Agile Central (Rally) Agile Management tool.
  • Associates degree or higher. Information Technology or technical degree preferred.
  • Must be self-motivated, well-organized and have strong innovation and facilitation skills.
  • Proven oral, written, and business presentation skills.
  • Exceptional analytical skills.
  • Ability to interface effectively with all levels and across organizational lines, including business units.
  • Ability to effectively utilize external vendors and resources throughout the organization.
  • Demonstrated success at building team relationships and partnerships across organizational lines.
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Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Sr. UAT Tester (XML, DOORS, ALM)]]> Kavaliro is looking for an UAT Tester who can test business rules and calculation logic, who have test delivery along with User Acceptance testing and be able to write test scenarios. Loan Delivery system experience a huge plus. 

***UAT Analyst*** Main Skills: XML/SPY, DOORS, Quality Center, QTP

Day to day activities:
• Analyze requirements, plan and prepare test data for business rules.
• Provide the test lead with accurate estimated LOE for completion of design, authoring, and execution of test cases.
• Create test case data using XML.
• Design, write and execute tests using test scripts or GUI.
• Ensure that test case standards are adhered to for all test cases.
• Report results and issues in a timely and accurate manner.
• Conduct root cause analysis of identified defects, providing development/business partners with sufficient detail to understand, replicate and resolve.
• Report and track incidents (defects) by providing reproducible test cases, and working with other product team members to close incident reports.

Must have’ s:
• Strong logic and analytical skills.
• Experience testing business rules systems
• Mortgage industry experience/knowledge.
• 5-7 years of hands on software testing experience.
• Demonstrated experience with HP testing suite of products (Quality Center, Quick Test Pro etc.).
• Attention to detail is critical for this role.
• Must have strong XML generation and manipulation skills.
• Demonstrates knowledge of some or all of the following: DOORS requirements management system, XML Spy.

Like to have’ s:
• Mortgage origination application knowledge
• Mortgage origination terms knowledge (loan purpose, amortization type, LTV etc.)
• Secondary Mortgage application knowledge (Loan Delivery)

Background/Technology/Software: Testing

Years of relevant experience: 5 – 7 Years
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Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Continuous Improvement Coordinator]]> RESPONSIBILITIES: 
Job Purpose:

Responsible for leading, facilitating, and/or enabling process efficiencies and controllership to support organizational oversight and management of key activities. Experience in project management, statistical process controls, cost reduction techniques, lean, and/or Six Sigma methodologies.

 

Primary Functions:
  • Provides leadership and technical expertise for planning, managing and implementation of business unit continuous improvement initiatives.
  • Manages multiple initiatives which may have many internal and external dependencies, are complex in scope, have multiple integration points, and are worked within multiple teams of resources.
  • Assigns tasks, responsibilities, and deadlines to initiative team members.
  • May be accountable for the financial management of assigned initiatives, including integration opportunities and cost reductions.
  • Completes reporting, monitoring and evaluation activities of current projects and/or actions targeted to improve key metrics and customer insights.
  • Accountable for project delivery including meeting time, quality, and customer standards
  • Provides consultative support to leadership within context of overall strategic objective to initiate actions to improve the customer experience and gain process efficiencies.
  • Serves as an integral part of a team that will develop and lead the deployment of continuous improvement infrastructure throughout the business unit.
  • Provides insight and guidance from a business perspective on the direction and continued utilization of CI methodologies.
  • Drives changes in the organizational measurement systems to effectively monitor key strategic focuses, shifting the organization to end-to-end process management beyond current functional focus.
  • Works with all levels (leaders, managers, and associates) of assigned areas to identify opportunities for improvement, structure efforts to achieve the targeted improvements and establish measurement systems to monitor performance.
  • Develops and maintains relationships throughout business unit to enable business objectives and issue resolution and program consistency.
  • Provides CI consulting/coaching/training to employees across the assigned business area, and to department interns, as needed.
  • Mentors the organizational stakeholders and project teams in the use and support of continuous improvement methodologies as applicable.
  • Provides coaching, consulting, and guidance to leaders, managers, and associates across the assigned business area regarding the use of CI tools for process/system enhancements
  • Utilizes change management tools and methodologies in project leadership. 

 

 

QUALIFICATIONS:
Technical Requirements:
  • Working knowledge of all, but not limited to, the following:
    • Process improvement methodologies and supporting tools;
    • Process flow maps, charts and other tools to identify root cause and monitor current metrics and process improvements;
    • Change management methodologies and practices;
  • Familiarity with all, but not limited to, the following:
    • Operating systems for which process improvement initiatives are identified; o Software Application (i.e. EnterpriseOne, Insight);
    • Related industry, organizational and departmental policies, practices, and procedures; legal guidelines, ordinances, and laws;
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written;
  • Perform data manipulation and analysis (graphical and statistical) as required in support of performance metric reporting.
  • Demonstrates use of data to define root cause. Plans project timelines and milestones, tracks progress, monitors and communicates project status, and determines project costs, benefits, and controls. Identifies and resolves project barriers and/or risks. Builds and implements a sustainable control plan.
  • Uses end-to-end mapping and analysis to identify opportunities for improvement that positively impact up-stream and down-stream business partners.
  • Ability to use Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, etc.) as well as Sharepoint.

 

Education/ Certification/ Years of Experience Requirements:
  • Bachelor’ s degree in Business Administration or related field of study from an accredited college or university
  • Minimum of three (3) years of experience of leading continuous improvement initiatives including coordination with team facilitators and champions (management) to ensure project recommendations are implemented. Process Continuous improvement experience with one of the industry standard models
  • Process improvement certification/degree (i.e. LEAN, Six Sigma Black Belt, Green Belt, and/or Industrial Engineer)
  • Change management certification preferred or required within 6 months of hire.
  • Project Management Certification preferred Working Conditions: This job is absent of disagreeable working conditions. This job is performed in an office work environment. Physical Requirements: This job consists of sitting, standing, walking, and may lift up to forty (40) pounds. This job consists of bending/stooping, pushing, pulling, and/or digging, reaching over head, repetitive motions, and climbing (i.e. ladders, stairs, hills, etc.). This job requires speaking and hearing, reading, writing, typing, and detailed inspection. 

     

 
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Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Practice Administrator Position]]>  

The Practice Administrator is responsible for the overall success of the medical practice. This individual provides leadership, direction, administration and coordination of all medical office activities.  The Practice Administrator effectively and efficiently accomplishes organizational goals and objectives, using a team-oriented approach with physicians and staff and through Human Resources Management, Performance Improvement, Risk Management, Safety Management and Infection Control. This practice will serve members and will be responsible to understand workflows and options in each system of care to provide an excellent clinical and business environment.

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

 

REQUIRED:
  1. Bachelor' s degree, graduate of a medical school, PA-C, DNP, ARNP, BSN,  or similar credential required
  2. Minimum of 5 years of management experience in a medical practice,  clinical discipline, managed care organization, hospital or similar position required
  3. Knowledge coding and billing including CPT-4 and ICD-10 codes required
  4. Strong positive interpersonal skills; high degree of initiative, very organized and ability to identify and resolve problems required
  5. Ability to manage staffing schedules
  6. Strong computer skills including ability to work in multiple systems, create Excel spreadsheets, create Power Point presentations
  7. Analytical and organizational skills and independent decision making skills

 

PREFERRED:
  1. Knowledge of improved quality, reduced costs, improved patient experience and improved team experience – The Quadruple Aim
  2. Knowledge of care coordination and utilization goals 
  3. Managed Care or ACO experience
  4. Advanced degree preferred

Experience in medical practice with business experience preferred
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Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Scrum Master with financial industry experience]]> Kavaliro is looking for a Certified Scrum Master with Jira and financial industry experience.   This position is with our direct client in Reston,  VA.  

This is an IMMEDIATE need!   See below for additional details:

DESCRIPTION

Scrum Master

- Utilize project coordination expertise and tools such as JIRA to support upstream and downstream teams throughout SDLC. 

- Communicate committed stories for the upcoming sprint to backlog owners and stakeholders

- Represent the team daily at the Scrum of Scrums (S2) meetings  

- Facilitate scrum ceremonies for the team (S1, Planning, Retrospective, and Grooming & Review/Demo).

- Track and produce key metrics (e.g., burn-down, burn-up charts).

- Scrum Master Certified (CSM).

- Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

- Experience leading Agile Scrum teams/servicing as a Scrum Master, experience within a SAFe release train.

- Tools Experience: Jira, MS Office and Visio.

- Secondary mortgage market industry is a plus

 

 
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Thu, 21 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Systems Architect - Highly Skilled]]> RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Develop REST based guests profile services
    • Implement conditional PUT’ s
    • Implement PATCH on the collection for bulk updates.
    • Automate creation of a base service project based on a swagger definition
  • Implement message producer logic for certain URL Verb combinations
  • Implement fuzzy matching algorithms in guest search services
  • Develop automated test sets for REST service validation for integration into the build and deployment pipeline 

 

QUALIFICATIONS
  • 5 years’ experience in REST Services development
  • 5 years’ experience with integrating with messaging infrastructure such as ActiveMQ or Kafka.
  • 5 years’ experience with a NoSQL DB such as couchDB, MongoDB, Couchbase
  • 2 years’ experience in asynchronous programming
  • Experience implementing data encryption Skills: HTTP, TLS, Auth, OpenID Connect, API Gateway, JWT, LDAP, Social Login Federation 
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Thu, 21 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Software Developer - Highly Skilled]]> OVERVIEW

Seeking a JSON/REST Developer to develop REST based APIs.
  • Develop the micro services integration vision in an agile fast paced environment using the latest integration technology.
  • Take ownership of design/integration solutions and effectively communicate the solutions to peers.

REQUIREMENTS
  • 2+ years JavaScript
  • 5+ years in rest services development
  • 3+ years with Node.js
  • 3+ years with REST JSON services design. 
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Thu, 21 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Analyst (Digital Marketing)]]> RESPONSIBILITIES: 
  • Works with technical team to ensure accurate and comprehensive mobile app analytics implementation and successful deployment of new solutions.
  • Works with technical teams to integrate mobile app data with other channels to allow comprehensive business insight across multiple channels. 

 

QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Expertise in Web analytics tools (Omniture SiteCatalyst & Discover, Google Analytics 360) strongly preferred
  • Knowledge of Web and Mobile App Analytics Debugging Tools: Wireshark, Charles Proxy, Bloodhound, Analytics Debugger, ObservePoint
  • 1-3 years in a web analytics position; eCommerce experience a plus.
  • Demonstrated experience in troubleshooting and resolving problems;
  • Advanced MS Excel skills required. Detail-oriented, analytical and project management skills.
  • Ability to clearly and effectively communicate and present business cases to stakeholders at all levels.
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to effectively multi-task and prioritize in a fast-paced environment.
  • 1-3 years hands-on experience and technical proficiency with, mobile app analytics tools
  • Familiarity with tagging and tracking methodology.
  • Familiarity with agile methodology, mobile app development for both iOS and Android.
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently in a deadline oriented environment;
  • Ability to quickly learn new technologies, applications and processes;
  • Demonstrated ability to work directly with internal departments towards issue resolution/project release;
  • Experience in troubleshooting and resolving problems;
  • Ability to handle multiple projects required.
  • Advanced database or business intelligence experience a plus. 
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Thu, 21 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[ERP Application Support and Database Administration]]> Enterprise Applications 

Sr. Application Support and Database Administration

(full-time, 35 hours/week)

Location: Washington, D.C. - On  metro stop

Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor’ s Degree

5  years’ experience administering Oracle Database in support of a multi-tiered ERP environment.

2  years’ experience as a Microsoft SQL Server administrator in support of enterprise applications.

2  years’ experience as an ERP/Business applications security administrator.

Experience writing SQL queries, generating reports and writing scripts to automate processes.

Experience handling annual IT security audits and managing or leading technical team of IT auditors preferred.

Peoplesoft experience - working with 9.0+

Develop, implement, administer, and maintain procedures for ensuring the security and integrity of databases supporting university enterprise applications. Implements data models, database designs, database tuning, backup and recovery, data access and table maintenance codes. Resolves database performance and capacity issues, and replication and other distributed data issues.

Troubleshoot database and ERP/Business system problems and design solutions to address requested enhancements. Responsible for ensuring the reliable performance of ERP/Business systems. Participates in projects to implement, test and design ERP/Business systems and applications. Installs new software releases and system upgrades, and evaluates and installs patches. Monitors and maintains ERP/Business systems and applications security.

Completes tasks designed to ensure the security of the ERP/Business systems and applications, and related information assets. Essential Responsibilities Include: Install, configure and maintain database software. Create and manage databases as needed to support university enterprise applications and other Technology Services initiatives.

Create and maintain a database backup strategy that is aligned with organizational needs, and perform the backup operations required by that strategy. Take appropriate, timely action to resolve database problems when they occur; perform root cause analysis and follow up to ensure the issues are addressed at the root level.

Design and implement procedures or software to enhance and/or automate database administration tasks; document programs and procedures; ensure that automated tasks are performed correctly. Monitor and maintain the integrity and security of database systems and data; design and implement changes to avert problems.

Monitor, analyze and report on utilization and performance trends of the databases and related infrastructure, identify potential performance or capacity problems, design and implement changes to avert problems. Maintain inventory and documentation of databases and related infrastructure, including specifications, configuration, diagrams, connections, licensing, product lifecycle and maintenance information; keep documentation updated and accurate.

Maintain up-to-date technical knowledge of the database software in use at the university. Coordinate with external vendors to resolve technical problems. Install, configure and maintain ERP/Business systems software. Monitor, analyze and report on utilization and performance trends of the ERP/Business systems, identify potential performance or capacity problems, design and implement changes to avert problems.

Conduct regular performance tuning. Take appropriate, timely action to resolve ERP-related hardware, software and system problems when they occur; perform root cause analysis and follow up to ensure the issues are addressed at the root level. Monitor and maintain the integrity and security of ERP/Business systems; design and implement changes to avert problems.

Periodically review access logs to ensure appropriate security and privacy of data. Implement and maintain database-auditing tools to collect database activity based on defined policies. Review database encryption technologies and provide recommendations; implement approved solutions. Identify new software releases and required system upgrades and patches.

Maintain inventory and documentation of installed ERP/Business systems instances and related infrastructure, including versions and instance lifecycle; keep documentation updated and accurate. Maintain up-to-date technical knowledge of the ERP/Business systems software in use. 

Participate in projects to implement, test and design ERP/Business systems. Design and develop plans to enhance or update the database and enterprise application infrastructure; research methodologies and products, and establish technical requirements; define project scope, requirements, and deliverables, and develop a project plan to meet objectives.

Coordinate activities for assigned projects, including performing assigned tasks and coordinating with external providers or contractors, ensuring project remains on schedule and that work accomplished meets specifications.

Ensure appropriate documentation, including configuration settings, is written and maintained. Perform migration to the production environment of new or enhanced systems and services, ensuring minimal disruption to current operations and adhering to established change control practices and procedures.

Ensure rigorous application of information security/information assurance policies, principles, and practices in the delivery computing services. Develop database- and enterprise application-related contingency plans and design disaster recovery services and procedures. Investigate and report on feasibility of new technology as it pertains to the University’ s database systems or enterprise/business applications.

Acts as top tier support for critically escalated issues related to ERP/Business systems security. Evaluates new products and services related to application security provisioning, auditing, integration etc. Provide technical support for other Technology Services departments and groups, including the Service Desk, as required. Serve as technical liaison to non-university vendors or technical organizations as required.

Supervise the work assigned to contractors (if engaged) during application security related projects. Serve as security administrator for other application as required. Process assigned service request tickets according to established procedures and SLAs. Perform expert-level troubleshooting and resolution of database and enterprise application infrastructure problems, including root cause analysis, and recommend improvements to minimize impact of future occurrences.

Coordinate with other campus groups and external vendors to resolve technical problems as needed. Implement approved improvements. Participates in project meeting, security design conversations and integration with third party applications and hosted services. Periodically reviews and analyzes the current security request process and identifies opportunities for improving the process.

Designs and develops the security request process to gain efficiencies and turnaround time to process requests. Works closely with stakeholders, data stewards, University Information Security Officer and customers to design and develop new security models to streamline the security structure within the ERP/Business systems. Develops the security framework that is repeatable (can be expanded over all modules) and streamlined to focus on ‘ Role Based’ rather than ‘ Person Based’. Designs, develops, and test solutions to address problems.

Works closely with ERP/Business systems development teams when complex security requests are presented or security issues are reported to troubleshoot and resolve in a timely manner. Collects and researches specific requirements for reported issues or requests, identifies requirements, gathers workflow data and basic system and reporting specifications. Designs and develops security audit reports to catch anomalies and remediate appropriately in a timely manner.

Defines appropriate metrics to measure performance and ensures data is collected, reported and reviewed regularly. Documents the complete ERP/Business systems provisioning and de-provisioning, auditing, reporting etc. Documents the complete configuration and setup of ERP/Business systems security framework including and not limited to – user profiles, roles and permission lists, query level access, row level security setup etc. Ensures all security request are complete and have met the audit requirements for approval – manager and data steward.

Provisions and de-provisions ERP/Business systems accounts. Ensures that appropriate roles, permission lists, and row level security exists for all functional areas. Appropriately manages ERP/Business systems Security based on the request received - row level, query level, roles and permission lists and user profiles. Analyzes and resolves security and access problems. Writes and maintains complete security process documentation related to security design, implementation, processes and practices.

Maintains security structures for delivered and customized ERP/Business systems. Maintains and migrates security across multiple databases in support of database refresh activities. Develops, implements, and supports common security related solutions and processes. Participates in project and major release efforts, to include participation in project meetings and User Acceptance Testing. Routinely audit security in all environments, ensuring that all users are appropriately provisioned for their work function.

Work closely with IT security auditors (internal and external) to support their requests during an audit. Work closely with support teams to better understand complex security requests and modularize the provisioning process. Develop automation for routine or complex security-related activities and processes. Anticipates the implications and consequences of situations and takes appropriate action to be prepared for possible contingencies. Provides metrics to support the numbers of requests received, processed and serviced.

Work independently or in teams to carry out assignments within the framework established by the supervisor and in conformance with established practices and procedures; bring unexpected or controversial findings to the supervisor’ s attention. Provide regular progress and status reports to the supervisor. Create and present written or oral briefings.

Cross train staff in infrastructure technologies as required. Participate in Enterprise Applications group meetings and activities. Participate in interdepartmental Technology Services meetings and project teams as directed, including representing the Enterprise Applications group in Change Control and Operations Quality Review meetings as directed. Follow  staff guidelines and requirements. Perform other job-related duties as assigned by the immediate supervisor or CIO.
 
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Thu, 21 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[IT Engineer (Java Testing)]]> Job Description

Perform application automation and testing of large scale mission critical financial systems. 
• Apply expertise in programming and automation techniques to build and evolve test frameworks and methodologies to support quality and reliability of our systems while following standard industry practices with an eye on innovation 
Job Functions: 
• Facilitates the design and development of automated test methodologies, collaborating with software engineering and product owner teams to implement shift left techniques on test design and automation 
• Writes and automate comprehensive test scenarios based on product requirements based on input from product development team
• Leverages leadership and coding expertise to support product development team in the development and maintenance of test tools and frameworks to validate unit, integration and functional tests of the system 
• Support test engineering efforts to implement enterprise frameworks to enhance overall testing capabilities 
• Ensure that the automation code meetings the necessary coding and quality standards 
Education Qualifications: 
• Bachelor' s Degree or equivalent required 
Experience: 
• 5+ years of related experience 
Skill Set: 
• Expertise in implementing test automaton for Web, SOA/WS, JAVA enterprise applications 
• Proficiency in Agile and Waterfall software development models 
• Expertise in automation tools: Selenium, Rest-Assured 
• Expertise in test frameworks: Cucumber, JUnit, TestNG 
• Proficiency in applying ATDD/BDD 
• Expertise in programming language: JAVA, JavaScript 
• Proficiency with build tools: SVN, Crucible, Maven, Sonar, Jenkins, Nexus 
• Strong SQL skills in Oracle 
• Strong Unix and Windows skills 
• Experience with project management tools: Rally, JIRA 
• Self-motivated with a passion for learning 
• Ability to work effectively as part of a team and mentor staff 
• Strong analytical and problem solving skills 
• Strong verbal and written communication skills 


Top 3 skills 
1. Java Development 
2. Cucumber, Junit, TestNG 
3. Selenium, Rest-Assured
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Thu, 21 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Sr. Program Manager]]>                Senior Program Manager

 

 

Job Description:

The Senior PM in Orlando responsible to execute the program within the DoD Acquisition Framework including assisting with management of cost, schedule and performance attributes of this complex project.  Responsible to develop and manage manpower planning, project budgets, work break down structures, resource controls, task assignments, risk assessment and mitigation, Earned Value Management and resource provisions.  Candidate is responsible for interfacing with other department disciplines including, quality control, configuration management, manufacturing/ production, and life cycle support/logistics for management of assigned projects.  Demonstrated ability to lead a multi-disciplinary team to accomplish a goal within time constraints is a must.  Demonstrated ability to manage customer expectations and communicate successfully with a customer.

Experience and Skills:
  • Current active Secret Security Clearance Required
  • Minimum 4 years College BS degree in Engineering or Technical Degree
  • Minimum  10 years of job related experience needed
  • PMP Certified, MS Project user, previous management experience with full systems trainers. Experience in the training and simulation industry, manufacturing experience, especially in software development arena. 
  • Specific experience working with U.S. Navy training command (NAWCTSD or NAVAIR PM205) or other aviation program offices (NAVAIR) highly desirable.
  • Prefer previous military experience especially with H-60 Seahawk aircraft (US Navy) highly desirable
  • Federal Government acquisition experience preferred
  • Prefer demonstrated  experience with PM205 & NAWC, complex Design and Build programs, and Navy HELO

 
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Thu, 21 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Sr. Program Manager (MCAT)]]>         Senior Program Manager (MCAT)

 

 

Job Description:
 
Senior PM in Orlando responsible to execute MCAT program within the DoD Acquisition Framework including assisting with management of cost, schedule and performance attributes of this complex project.  Responsible to develop and manage manpower planning, project budgets, work break down structures, resource controls, task assignments, risk assessment and mitigation, Earned Value Management and resource provisions.  Candidate is responsible for interfacing with other department disciplines including, quality control, configuration management, manufacturing/ production, and life cycle support/logistics for management of assigned projects. 

  Demonstrated ability to lead a multi-disciplinary team to accomplish a goal within time constraints is a must.  Demonstrated ability to manage customer expectations and communicate successfully with a customer.

 

Experience and Skills:
  • BS degree in Engineering or Technical Degree
  • 10 years minimum years of job related experience needed
  • PMP Certified, MS Project user, previous management experience with full systems trainers.
  • Experience in the training and simulation industry, manufacturing experience, especially in software development arena. 
  • Specific experience working with U.S. Navy training command
  • (NAWCTSD or NAVAIR) or other aviation program offices highly desirable.

 

Preferred but not required:
  • Previous military experience especially with USMC H-1, V-22, CH-53 aircraft highly desirable.
  • Federal Government acquisition experience preferred. 
  • Demonstrated  experience with NAWC, complex Design and Build programs, and Navy HELO programs.

 
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Thu, 21 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Sr Business Analyst/ Systems tester with SAS]]> Kavaliro seeks a Sr Business Analyst/ Systems Tester for a contract position with our direct client in Washington DC
  • Analyze highly complex business requirements;
  • generate technical specifications to design or redesign complex software components and applications
  • Experience working at an organization going through an Agile  transformation
  • Work with stakeholders to define and develop user stories and acceptance criteria
  • Capture User Stories, Backlog using tools such as JIRA
  • Utilize project coordination expertise and support upstream and downstream communication.     
  • Analyze requirements to see how they can be developed into testable elements 
  • Hands on shell scripting experience and Capture test cases in ALM
  • Leverage industry best practices to design, test, implement and support a solution
  • Assure quality, security and compliance requirements are met for supported area
  • Be flexible and thrive in an evolving environment
  • Adapt to change quickly and adjust work accordingly in a positive manner

Qualifications:
  • Master' s degree in a technical field such as computer science, computer engineering or related field required
  • Knowledge in quantitative financial analytics (preferably in mortgage credit risk analytics),
  • Strong development experience in SQL and Unix shell scripting skills
  • SAS, Unix, Java and C++ - Highly desired
  • Agile/ scrum, user stories experience
  • Systems tester/ BA
  • Hands on experience in designing, developing and successful deployment of large scale projects from end-to-end.
  • Data analysis/ data mining- nice to have
  • Hands on shell scripting experience and Capture test cases in ALM
  • Strong development experience in SQL and Unix shell scripting skills
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Thu, 21 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Access Developer]]> Kavaliro seeks a Access Developer for a contract position with our direct client in Herndon VA
  • Build Access based application with Oracle / SQL Server / Sybase / Access backbends
  • Experience working in Access 2003 as well as the latest ACCDB versions
  • Ability to work on all Microsoft Access objects like tables, queries, forms, reports, macros etc.
  • Experience in writing VBA code for the User Interfaces
  • Work with the business users to understand & document the functional requirements
  • Performs detailed analysis of complex business processes and requirements and proposes solutions
  • Ability to perform Data Analysis
  • Analyze the existing access applications and enhance as required by Business Users
  • Provide technical support / assistance for the modules developed
  • Ability to integrate Access with other Microsoft Office suite applications like Excel, Word etc.
  • Proficiency in other languages/tools such VBScript, JavaScript, Tableau, Axway, etc. are beneficial but not required
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<![CDATA[Project Manager]]> Project Manager The Project Manager will manager a project that will revolve around building a homegrown ticketing system. Experience with managing large projects building homegrown ticketing systems would be preferred. This role will work as the sole Project Manager on a team of 15-20 individuals. Requirements: 5-7+ years of Project Management Strong background leading software development projects, tracking deliverables, and communicating with stakeholders. Bachelor' s degree required PMP preferred
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Thu, 21 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[SQL Database Administration]]> SQL Database Administrator

The DBA will help to run scripts against the SQL database and perform data conversion from exiting ticket information to newer ticketing system.

 

Specific Skills & Abilities:

1.            Knowledge of T-SQL (required)

a.            Merge statements

b.            CTE’ s

c.            Stored procedures & functions

d.            Building views

e.            Query optimization

f.            Indexes

g.            Transactional Queries

h.            Using T-SQL to create on demand ad-hoc reports.

2.            SSRS Experience

a.            Experience creating SSRS reports

b.            Report Model experience is a plus

3.            Experience administering SQL 2008 – SQL2012 SQL instances

a.            Performance monitoring and optimization

b.            Setting up new SQL instances and databases

c.            Definitely a plus if they’ ve worked on SQL instances in a clustered environment.

4.            Experience working requests through a Change Management System

a.            Moving requests from Dev to UAT to PROD.

5.            Experience with SQL Server Analysis Services is a plus

a.            Building cubes

b.            Staging data for use in Analysis Services

6.            Experience building and modifying SSIS packages

7.            Experience with database mirroring and transactional replication

 

Education Requirements:

Bachelor’ s degree required
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Thu, 21 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Sr. Business Systems Analyst]]> Sr. Business Systems Analyst This role will be responsible for gathering requirements, developing screen locks, designing new pages, redesigning existing old pages. This role will assist in revising the technology in a ticketing system (CSM) tool, re-writing systems functionality with some enhancements. Required: 5-7 + years of business systems analysis experience SQL 2008, ticketing systems (CRM systems) Strong in software development life cycle (SDLC) Blended BA/PM responsibilities Need more technical experience than documentation specialist Bachelor’ s degree required
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Thu, 21 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Programmer Analyst]]> The SharePoint Developer is primarily responsible for the design, development, implementation and support of the SharePoint 2013/2016 environment. Secondarily, this position will assist in planning and support for future SharePoint versions

 

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:
  • Assist vendors and other technical staff to ensure SharePoint is used according to best practices
  • Use problem-solving and analytical skills to design, development, customize, implement, upgrade, and support SharePoint sites, workflows, web parts, and other applications within our Standards and Operating Procedures
  • Work with customers and technical staff to gather or work from high level requirements through detailed specifications, design, development, test, and implementation
  • Serve as a Technical Representative for SharePoint-related projects
  • Ensure quality assurance activities are completed, including technical reviews and code documentation
  • Assist end users by providing strategic SharePoint direction, training materials, and status updates on support requests
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Wed, 20 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Exchange Engineer (Office 365)]]> Kavaliro is looking for an Exchange Engineer to be responsible for Operations and Engineering of Microsoft Infrastructure services (Specifically: Microsoft Exchange, Office 365 (specifically Exchange Online), Symantec’ s Enterprise Vault and Discover Accelerator) 

Key Job Functions & Duties 
  • Determines adherence to Capacity and Availability policies 
  • Advice for architectural change based on reports 
  • Ensures system health and projections of capacity are being met 
  • Determines adherence to security policies 
  • Interfaces with other teams (operational and Project) 
  • Manages ongoing projects to improve infrastructure manageability, Features, Security updates, and reporting 
  • Addresses support issues that cannot be resolved by the Operations team members 
  • Monitors re-occurring incidents in Support database and makes design change recommendations to prevent re-occurrence 
  • Change Initiator, and sometimes Change Owner 
  • Provides test matrixes and identifies Pilot groups and servers for Change Management purposes 
  • Conducts follow up “ after action review” with team after changes are implemented and makes recommendations for process, procedure, or infrastructure changes moving forward to the IT manager 
  • Identifies industry tools and trends that may provide advantages to current infrastructure 
  • Researches, plans and recommends software and systems choices to meet Company' s business requirements. 
  • Keeps manager abreast of infrastructure health change requests, projects and ongoing efforts 
  • Perform installations, configurations and administrative management 
  • Installation of third party software, system tuning, system clustering, software patch application, application support, security administration/monitoring, second/third level problem resolution and technical support in highly complex architecture 


Exchange and Enterprise Vault Specifications: 
  • Assist in Managing Enterprise wide Exchange 2007/2013 Solution 
  • Experience with Office 365, specifically Exchange online 
  • Experience with E-discovery tools 
  • Expertise with Symantec Enterprise Vault
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Wed, 20 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Estimator]]> Estimator: 

Determine quantities of predefined units of labor for construction projects 
Identify and estimate the labor hours for work not covered by the predefined units: Overhead transmission lines from Substations below grade facilities (excluding installation of relays)

Job Duties

Prepare estimates for use in planning, organizing and scheduling work
Analyze drawings and other documents to prepare time, cost, materials and labor estimates
Conduct periodic site visits to confirm work methods and work approaches are consistent with the estimate
Assess project cost performance by tracking actuals against contractor bids or the project estimate
Communicate with engineering, construction or sub-contractors on proposed changes and adjustments to cost estimates
Prepare cost reports and projections as requested by management
Establish cost monitoring and reporting mechanism and procedures 
Establish a mechanism to continuously update cost and man-hour databases

Requirements: 

Bachelors Degree in Engineering or Construction or equivalent experience
Over 5 years of Engineering and construction estimation experience.  
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Wed, 20 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Workday Integration Consultant]]> Workday Integration Consultant This role is responsible for design, develop and maintain Integrations with EIBs and Workday Studio and design, develop and maintain reports and dashboards using Workday Report Writer in Workday. Creates standard, advanced, matrix and composite reports using Workday Report Writer by understanding business needs internal/external to HR. -Ensures meaningful and actionable report output. Validates and tests report to ensure accuracy. -Documents report specification and usage. -Manage and execute full report development life cycle: requirement gathering, design, build, test and deploy. -Work directly with the following functional groups: Payroll and Core HCM to provide technical support, research, troubleshoot, and resolve report writing issues in a timely manner. -Functional knowledge of one or more Workday modules: HCM, Absence Management, Compensation. -Mentor HRIS team members on Workday reporting. -Ensure that processes and procedures adhere to defined audit and internal controls. -Partner with HRIS team members to develop consistency and standardization of processes and services across HRIS team. Required: -Experience creating advanced and matrix reports with Workday Report Writer -Experience creating Workday integrations -Experience creating custom and calculated fields with Workday Report Writer -Strong verbal and written communication skills; ability to communicate with technical and business team members; must be able to work independently with minimum supervision and contribute as a team player. Experience with BIRT a plus -SQL skills a plus Desired Skills Workday Report Writer, and Workday Studio, Additional Skills Workday Big Data/Insights/Prism, Payroll, Core HCM and subcomponents (Compensation, Absence, Payroll) -Experience in supporting multiple business customers and multiple reporting projects. -Experience creating and delivering advanced analytics from Workday Big Data/Insights is a plus
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Wed, 20 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Estimator]]> Estimator: 

Determine quantities of predefined units of labor for construction projects 
Identify and estimate the labor hours for work not covered by the predefined units: Overhead transmission lines from Substations below grade facilities (excluding installation of relays)

Job Duties

Prepare estimates for use in planning, organizing and scheduling work
Analyze drawings and other documents to prepare time, cost, materials and labor estimates
Conduct periodic site visits to confirm work methods and work approaches are consistent with the estimate
Assess project cost performance by tracking actuals against contractor bids or the project estimate
Communicate with engineering, construction or sub-contractors on proposed changes and adjustments to cost estimates
Prepare cost reports and projections as requested by management
Establish cost monitoring and reporting mechanism and procedures 
Establish a mechanism to continuously update cost and man-hour databases

Requirements: 

Bachelors Degree in Engineering or Construction or equivalent experience
Over 5 years of Engineering and construction estimation experience.  
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Wed, 20 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[API Developer]]> We are looking for an API Developer for our direct client at Addison TX. Interested candidates may submit the resume in word format.

Qualifications: 
• Demonstrates intellectual curiosity, is a self-starter, embraces continuous improvement, is execution-oriented, and is a change agent 
• Excellent written and oral communication skills 
• Maintains strong attention to detail in high-pressure situations 
• Exhibits confidence and knowledge in solving complex problems 
• Ability to interface competently with other technical team members and other stakeholder 
Skillset requirement for API Developers: 
• 4+ years of related experience. 
• Hands-on experience developing in Java, open source frameworks such as Spring/Hibernate. 
• Web services (SOAP/REST). 
• Experience with relational databases and SQL. 
• Application servers such as WebSphere and Tomcat. 
• Unit testing (Junit), Continuous integration and agile methodologies. 
• Knowledge of and experience with working on common design patterns and industry standards. 
• Comfortable working with clearly defined project plans and contributing estimates to the planning process. 
• Experience with version control systems, preferably SVN. 
• Experience in MAVEN. 
• Versed in different development methodologies (Iterative, Agile, Scrum etc.)
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Wed, 20 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Windows Systems Administrator]]> Windows Systems Administrator

The Systems Administrator will perform Desktop Support and Systems Administration duties. This role will start off heavily working as Desktop Support and will eventually role into more Systems Administration duties.

Qualifications:

• 5+ years of systems administration experience

• Prior Desktop support experience and Systems Administration experience is required • Windows Server 2008/2012 R2

• Basic working knowledge of Active Directory, Group Policy, and Exchange

• VMware (Virtual Machine) experience

• Reliability, communication, and customer service focused is required. Limited weekend work may be required, but is not typical. Schedule flexibility is required for this position.
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Wed, 20 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Senior DevOps Engineer]]> Kavaliro is looking for a Sr. DevOps Engineer to work with the project team members to ensure controlled application releases to test and production environments, including source code control, build and deployment management, environment configuration management and technical project management. The candidates should have experience with various version control systems (Clearcase, (SVN, etc.), build tools (Ant, Maven, etc.) 
 

Looking for a Release & Build Subject Matter Expert with Strong Project Management experience in the following activities to: 
  • Develop Release Management framework and implement standards, processes, and controls for release and deployment activities 
  • Develop sound version control best practices based on COT CM systems (Clearcase, SVN, etc.), including branching and merging strategies 
  • Assist in developing best practices for software build tools (Maven) and continuous integration tools (Jenkins) 
    Identify, analyze, coordinate, and resolve environment and infrastructure needs to ensure a smooth running application 
  • Establish and facilitate release team meetings (CRB/DRB) and pertaining to the release process release schedule through completion 
  • Oversee the service reliability and software quality control for releases during SDLC 
  • Plan and manage releases/deployment of code through different environments (Development, Test, Staging, UAT, Production), including: 
  • Coordination of environment preparation, development and test activities 
  • Incident management of environments including the necessary communication to stakeholders 
  • Establish and Maintain environment configuration specification and deployment history environments, and communication to all stakeholders including clients Maintain environment stability, including Manage upgrade process – preview environment, sandboxes, staging solution, etc… 
  • Draft and track migration implementation plans through to closure 
  • Architect and implement metrics required bring transparency in to the migration of code from development, testing, staging, through production 
  • Manage the production release process and implementation plan that ensures the reliability and availability of the platform Identify, analyze, coordinate, and resolve environment and infrastructure needs to ensure a smooth running application 

 

Qualifications: 
  • Bachelors in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related technical discipline; advanced degree a plus 
  • Very strong Project Management experience performing ITIL RM /SCM activities 
  • 7 or more years of professional experience in Managing Build and Release engineering, Java development, product development or testing in UNIX environment with a willingness to learn/excel in build and release 
  • Knowledge of SCM concepts (code lines, branching, merging, integration, versioning, etc.) 
  • Excellent problem solving, analytical skills and technical troubleshooting skills 
  • Clarity and precision in verbal and written communications 
  • Ability to work with customers, developers, testing, project management, support staff 
  • Familiarity with software development life cycle models and agile programming methodologies 
  • Familiar with Agile software development model 
  • Experience acquiring In-depth understanding of large complex software systems to isolate defects, reproduce defects, assess risk and understand varied customer deployments 
  • Quick learner 

Specific skills: 
  • Jenkins, Atlassian Suite (Git, Jira, Confluence), AWS, Flyway, TIBCO 
  • Understanding of the following tools: 
  • SVN (Subversion) 
  • ClearQuest 
  • Jenkins 
  • Maven 
  • Nexus 
  • Oracle 
  • Java 
  • JBOSS 
  • Informatica 
  • Good Project Management skills with a strong technical understanding of Software Development Life-Cycle 
  • ITIL Transition Certified Preferred 
  • Independent self-starter with ability to handle multiple, concurrent priorities and projects 
  • Strong negotiation and customer relations skills
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Wed, 20 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Medical Billing & Collections Associate]]> We are seeking an experienced Medical Billing & Collections Associate.   Responsibilities for this position may include, but are not limited to charge review, posting payments, insurance claim follow-up, denial management, and accounts receivable analysis.   The position may entail communication with both patients and insurance carriers in order to settle billing issues.

The ideal candidate will be a team player who is analytical, dependable, and efficient to ensure prompt and accurate reimbursement.

Qualifications:
  • Current knowledge of third party billing and collection requirements to include Medicare, Medicaid, commercial and and managed care payers
  • One year experience in physician billing or similar experience preferred
  • Knowledge of accounts receivable, billing and collections
  • Computer skills including familiarity w/Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel
  • Ability to work independently with minimal guidance and collaborate as part of the team
  • Demonstrate excellent communication and time management skills
  • Demonstrate attention to detail and meet deadlines
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish) helpful but not required

We offer a collaborative team based culture, the ability to learn in a respected and revolutionary company, and a competitive benefits package.

Job Type:                       Full-time
Job Location:                 Tampa FL, Carrollton GA, and Blue Bell PA
Required Education:   High school diploma or equivalent

 

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Tue, 19 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Senior Technical Writer/ Instructional Designer]]> Senior Technical Writer/ Instructional Designer

Responsibilities:

- Conducting user and task analyses. Identify the user, user job functions, user knowledge level, user assumptions, conditional tasks, and the role that the user assistance or training development applies in helping users do their jobs.

- Reviewing and accurately interpreting technical documentation including use case scenarios, functional specifications, system specifications, and technical specifications as they pertain to course development.

- Identifying required user assistance content. Analyze functional specifications and support documentation and work closely with subject matter experts to identify the content required to meet user needs.

- Determining a user assistance and training strategy. Develop a cost-effective user assistance and/or training strategy for new products, enhancements, and maintenance items.

- Creating user assistance. Transform the results of analysis and strategy into clear, concise user assistance deliverables that adhere to established standards and help clients understand and make effective use of products.

- Contributing to functional design of products and enhancements (for example, field labels, error messages, and page names).

- Managing projects. Define the work strategy for assigned projects through accurate estimates and plans. Manage the entire documentation development life cycle process from design to final implementation. Contribute to the overall success of the primary project.

- Managing relationships. Work effectively with colleagues representing a wide range of business functions, including product management, development, project management, support, education and training, client services, etc.

- Using state of the art tools and technologies for development, maintenance, production, and distribution of multi-media training materials / web-based training content.

- Contributing to internal process improvements and other duties, as assigned.

 

Primary deliverables may include but are not limited to:

--- Online help systems

--- Traditional end-user manuals

--- Administration guides

--- Installation guides

--- Client communications (release notes and enhancement or maintenance bulletins)

--- Multi-media training materials/web-bases training content

 

Required:

5 or more years’ experience as a Technical Writer with Multi-Media Instructional Design experience

Ability to quickly learn complex software systems and financial industry business concepts, as well as the tools of our trade.

Superior written and verbal communication skills, with a demonstrated talent for explaining complex concepts in easy-to-understand terms.

Solid logic with regard to organizing information effectively.

Proficiency with documentation development tools and technology, including Microsoft® Word and Excel, XML,  SharePoint.

Basic knowledge of software development methodology. Experience with Agile development is a plus.

High degree of flexibility in response to project challenges.

Excellent problem-solving skills.

Able to work equally well independently and as a team player.
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Tue, 19 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Programmer Analyst]]> RESPONSIBILITIES: 

The Programmer Analyst will be responsible for supporting a portfolio of applications including enhancements, upgrades, patches and ongoing technical support for multiple departments. As a vital contributor within this team, this role will be responsible for ongoing support, upgrades and migrations for both existing and new incoming applications and technologies
 

QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Minimum of 5 years with applications support
  • Minimum 3 years of experience using databases
  • Experience with Windows and/or UNIX scripting
  • Knowledge of ColdFusion platform and coding skills with ColdFusion
  • Familiarity with programming languages like C++ and Java
  • Demonstrated ability to troubleshoot problems and document solutions
  • Very good understanding and awareness of the ITIL principles.
  • Hands on experience with software development and documentation
  • Solid knowledge of business information systems processes
  • Strong organizational skills, with the ability to work on multiple projects with multiple deadlines
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills to identify process gaps
  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills. Ability to communicate clearly and effectively.
  • Strong IT security process understanding.
  • Familiarity with common IT platforms and technologies: Windows, Firewalls, Switches, DB’ s, etc.
  • Proven experience to work as part of a team and to deliver one or several projects simultaneously. Project Management experience a plus
  • ITIL Certification a plus 
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<![CDATA[AWS DevOps / Configuration Engineer]]> Sr. AWS DevOps/Configuration Engineer 

Location:   Alexandria, VA

 

Job responsibilities:
  • Building the CI pipeline and fully automating the build/release/test/provision/deploy process on AWS

Required Skills:
  • 10+ years of experience in the IT field with a mix of systems engineering and software development/scripting experience
  • 3+ years of experience building and supporting solutions on Amazon AWS
  • 2+ years of administering database clusters like: MySQL, Oracle, Cassandra or any other DBs but not necessarily as a DBA
  • Must have AWS Certification – Associate or Professional
  • Broad portfolio of AWS services (CodeDeploy, CodePipeline, CloudFormation, EC2, etc.)
  • Strong programming ability in at least one scripting or shell language, such as Python, or Perl & Bourne/Bash shell
  • Proficiency with Infrastructure as Code using tools like AWS CloudFormation templates
  • Expertise in using CICD tools: Jenkins/Maven/CloudBees
  • Expertise in using source code repositories (SVN, Git)
  • Extensive systems implementation and administration experience for Linux and Windows
  • Strong knowledge of networking for cloud-based Internet application (load balancing, reverse proxying, DNS, CDN’ s, firewalls.)

Preferred :
  • Hands on experience on installation/configuring of Tableau/Alteryx/Redshift
  • AWS certified is highly preferred
  • Proficiency with container technologies (Docker, Elastic Container Service)
  • Proficiency in AWS IAM and SAML integrations with Active Directory
  • Bachelors Degree is preferred. Work Experience will be considered in lieu of a Degree.

 
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Tue, 19 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Senior SAS Consultant]]> Senior SAS Consultant

The Senior SAS consultant will work on a Fraud product. This role required 3-5 years of SAS experience.

Qualifications:

- 3-5 years of experience with SAS would be ideal

- Banking/financial background would be extremely beneficial.
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Tue, 19 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Testing Specialist, Sr]]> Testing Specialist, Sr.

Type of Work: 6+ month contract

Description:

Senior IT Testing Specialists provide leadership and technical guidance to test teams and has accountability across multiple functions.  Creates test deliverables (for example, strategies, plans and test cases) and performs hands-on testing for internally developed or external purchased products. Types of testing may include system, integration, regression and end-to-end testing. Senior IT Testing Specialists deploy or execute job streams for creating test beds as appropriate, design test scenarios, author test scripts, execute tests and track defects to certify that applications meet the approved system requirements. Senior IT Testing Specialists collaborate with other IT staff as appropriate, to review and understand system requirements and design, review test strategy and design, identify resolution for defects identified during testing, and also to analyze and make specific recommendations on usability/functionality improvements that can be integrated into business processes.

Required:
  • 7 or more years of progressive work experience in business and/or system testing. 
  • Bachelor’ s degree in an IT related field or equivalent work experience
  • Must have experience with UNIX and SQL, and experience with database validations
  • In-depth understanding of the Software Development Life Cycle processes with an emphasis on testing methodologies. Must have an in-depth experience in system testing techniques.
  • Thorough understanding of end to end business process(s) and flows involved in the system capabilities being tested from not only limited to the system under test but, end to end .
  • Thorough understanding of As-Is and To-Be business processes and able to relate and link system flows and identify any gaps if they exist.
  • Ability to link and relate test cases to possible business flows to ensure proper business process coverage.
  • Ability to communicate with the business in business language and with developers in technical language and is able to act as a bridge between them.
  • Must have strong PC skills and demonstrated proficiency in the MS Office Suite products. 
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Project.  Must have expert proficiency with test management tools. 
  • Good understanding of the overall architecture of systems under test and their interfaces.
  • Must have the ability to extract data utilizing complex SQL queries.
  • Ability to create or manipulate various system input/output files like XML, Flat, 834, 835 etc., for testing purposes.
  • Ability to clearly identify data requirements and define test data strategies for the respective test efforts.
  • Thorough understanding of what interfaces systems under test are connected to how they are connected.
  • Ability to stub out testing for specific interfaces as needed due to dependencies.
  • Ability to uncover requirement and design gaps in use cases, TDD, SAD documents, Crosswalks etc., and help identify possible resolutions.
  • Able to identify and implement any process improvements.

 

Preferred:
  • CTFL certification is preferred. 

No third party candidates will be considered. Candidates must be eligible to work in the United States for any employer.
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Tue, 19 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Non-Technical Project Manager]]> Kavaliro is looking for a non-technical Project Manager to work with our direct client in Dallas, TX.   The candidate will support  a Product Owner managing  5-7 product lines with timelines, milestones, requirements, tracking, prioritizing, status updates, etc.   This is not a technical position.   Jira, SharePoint and Confluence is helpful.

DESCRIPTION

-Project   is for external websites for customers.   They are trying to bring consistency across product logins and different portals.

-  will work with 5-7 different groups to get items prioritized correctly.   Not  technically complex  work.  

QUALIFICATIONS

- 2-5 years of related experience

- Jira, Sharepoint and  Confluence is very helpful 

-  MS Project is not needed

-  Agile is a big plus

- Excellent communication skills

- Bachelor' s Degree or Equivalent

- Business, Finance or Management degree is a plus.
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Tue, 19 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[NetSuite Business Process Consultant]]> NetSuite Business Process Consultant

Location: Charlotte, NC


Role Description

Description

The NetSuite Business Process Consultant will play a key role in the implementation of NetSuite for use by numerous organizations implementing projects worldwide. As a NetSuite subject matter expert (SME), the Consultant will support activities including but not limited to system implementation, integration, and process consultation.

IIa has been contracted to provide support an international organization in its vision to deploy its inclusive, integrated, sustainable prosperity development program (IISPD) initially in Africa.   The consultant will advise on how to change standard workflows, when to use scripting tools to meet the business needs, and when to extend use through integrations. This consultant can explain the implications and benefits of NetSuite configuration options.

The consultant should have a thorough understanding of business process and how to utilize NetSuite to its fullest extent in support of those processes. The Consultant will define business requirements for technical solutions or alternatives, and will identify and help design customizations, workarounds, or enhancements as necessary.

Some travel may be required

Required Experience, Skills, and Personality
  • NetSuite ERP Consultant Certification preferred
  • In lieu of certification, experience performing at least 6 years’ experience implementing ERP systems with at least 3 years implementing NetSuite
  • Intermediate to expert experience with core business processes such as finance and accounting
  • Experience in international project support is a plus
  • Experience with NetSuite integration tools and erd party add on modules
  • Knowledge of NetSuite customization tools required
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications
  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills
  • Must be willing to work irregular hours (not necessarily 9-5)
  • Familiarity with agile/extreme/rapid/critical chain approaches for project management (Preferred)
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to feel comfortable working with unproven/challenging new concepts
  • Desire to learn new and different approaches
  • Ability to work on your own, as well as on teams
  • Ability to work in an entrepreneurial organization
  • Ability to handle chaos, turbulence, and constant change
  • Valid driver’ s license and reliable car

 
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Tue, 19 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Entry Level Recruiter]]>  Our entry level recruiters will be trained in house and will be working in our Staff Augmentation division supporting commercial customers. Candidates with experience in the Technical / Financial / Banking industry are preferred.
 

Responsibilities:
  • Provide exceptional client service and full lifecycle recruiting
  • Perform job analysis, source passive/active candidates and salary determination and negotiation
  • Identify niche skill candidates based on technical job specifications
  • Develop and maintain a network of contacts to help identify and source qualified candidates
  • Review resumes and credentials for appropriateness of skills, experience and knowledge in relation to position requirements
  • Manages the scheduling and logistics of all interviews between candidates and client
  • Conducts follow-up calls and manages and coordinates all communication with candidates
  • Performs detailed reference checking and/or reference analysis
  • Maintain a successful close ratio by identifying the right candidates based on sales projections
  • Writes complete and detailed job postings, ensuring an understanding of job duties responsibilities and business requirements
  • Meets with management to track and analyze recruiting efforts; Participates in weekly status meetings
  • Extends offers of employment to selected candidates under the direction of management and within the compensation policy guidelines
  • Maintains absolute confidentiality in all business matters
  • Performs other duties as assigned
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Tue, 19 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[NetSuite Developer]]> NetSuite Developer

Location: Charlotte NC

Description:

The Netsuite Developer will be responsible for supporting existing customizations and interfaces, as well as scoping, designing, and developing new features and functionality in the Netsuite environment. IIa has been contracted to provide support an international organization in its vision to deploy its inclusive, integrated, sustainable prosperity development program (IISPD) initially in Africa.

The NetSuite Developer will support client in full implementation of NetSuite applications to meet business needs. The NetSuite Developer will provide customizations to NetSuite fields, forms, workflow rules, record types, user roles and dashboards, including writing code and perform unit testing.

The developer will create scripts containing business logic to support functional requirements, and review changes with management and perform required updates. In addition, the developer may develop and deploy stand-alone custom apps outside of core systems as required. 

Travel:  Some travel may be required. 

Required Experience, Skills, and Personality:
  • NetSuite Developer Certification preferred
  • Ability to develop custom NetSuite reports per requirements documents and standards
  • Experience developing and implementing data migration tools for migrating customer' s data into NetSuite
  • Desire to design and develop custom business processes
  • Strong analysis and troubleshooting ability, ability to translate business needs into technical solutions
  • Attention to detail, especially in the organization and design of scripted solutions
  • JavaScript
  • .NET (C#)
  • Understanding international project developed desired
  • Minimum 5 years’ programming and/or customizing applications & platforms
  • Minimum 2-3 years’ in fast-paced retail and/or working with financial teams
  • Experience with Agile development methodologies (SCUM, Kanban)
  • 2-3 years’ Netsuite development/customization, preferred
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications
  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills
  • Must be willing to work irregular hours (not necessarily 9-5)
  • Familiarity with agile/extreme/rapid/critical chain approaches for project management (Preferred)
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to feel comfortable working with unproven/challenging new concepts
  • Desire to learn new and different approaches
  • Ability to work on your own, as well as on teams
  • Ability to work in an entrepreneurial organization
  • Ability to handle chaos, turbulence, and constant change
  • Valid driver’ s license and reliable car
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Tue, 19 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Sr. Front End Developer]]> Kavaliro is looking for a Senior Front End Developer with  AngularJS 4 experience and strong UI development.

Experience with the following: 
  1. Backbone, Ember or Polymer or other technologies are good to know. 
  2. 4+ years of experience with Angular or related technologies. 
  3. CSS, JSON, and Bootstrap
  4. AngularJS 4 is ideal, but AngularJS 2 is acceptable.   
  5. AWS is a strong plus
  6. Autosys a plus

Qualifications: 
  • Demonstrates intellectual curiosity, is a self-starter, embraces continuous improvement, is execution-oriented, and is a change agent 
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills 
  • Maintains strong attention to detail in high-pressure situations 
  • Exhibits confidence and knowledge in solving complex problems 
  • Ability to interface competently with other technical team members and other stakeholder 

Skill set requirement for Front End Developers - Angular: 
  • 4+ years of implementation skills in HTML5, CSS, JavaScript (JSON, XML, REST, Bootstrap, SASS/LESS). 
  • 4+ years of client side MVC or MV* JavaScript frameworks such as: Angular, Ember.js, Backbone.js, Polymer.js 
  • 4+ years of hand-coded websites. 
  • Experience in Business Intelligence and Analytics 
  • 1+ years of ES6 or CoffeScript JavaScript development. 
  • Familiar and can write reusable Gulp.js/Grunt.js task and configurations scripts. 
  • RxJS, Functional programming (good to have) 
  • Knowledge in Node.js, Jenkins, GIT, Cross Browser development, agile delivery methodology, Restful services. 
  • Has strong Programming skill in JavaScript environment. 
  • Writes testable code with modularity as fundamental approach using Cucumber.js and Selenium 
  • Create, define, and manage reusable UI code components. 
  • Demonstrate ability to work well in a cross-functional team environment. 
  • A degree in Computer Science (BS or MS) or related technical field with at least 3-5 years of relevant work experience is required.
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Tue, 19 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Tableau Report Developer]]> Kavaliro is looking for a Tableau Report Developer to perform  high complexity (i.e. system level applications) analysis, design, development and unit testing of software applications from user requirements and design documents. The candidate also resolves defects encountered during various testing cycles. 

Experience: 
• 5-7 year’ s applicable experience required 
• Experience with database technologies 
• Strong written and oral communication skills 
• Strong troubleshooting and problem solving skills 
• Desire to be working with data and helping businesses make better data driven decisions. 

Tableau Report Developer  will be responsible for the design, development, of reporting and ad-hoc client requests for data. 
1. Analyze the current database design of the ODS and DataMart components 
2. Interact with User base to gather requirements 
3. Create Tableau reports to meet user requirements (main job reusability) 
4. Work with the user base to share the reports created and get signoff 
5. Experience with BI Tools (Business Objects and ThoughtSpot) is a plus 
6. Experience with DW Databases(Amazon Redshift & IBM Netezza) is a plus 
7. Relational and dimensional data design experience is a plus 
8. Train the users
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Tue, 19 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[C/W]]> SCRUM MASTER: 

Responsible for guiding teams and the organization on how to use Agile/Scrum practices and values to delight customers.
Will guide teams on self-organizing to fill in the intentional gaps left in the Agile/Scrum frameworks.
Removing impediments or guiding the team to remove impediments by finding the right personnel to remove the impediment. Building a trusting and safe environment where problems can be raised without fear of blame, retribution, or being judged, with an emphasis of healing and problem solving.
Facilitate getting the work done without coercion, assigning, or dictating the work. Facilitate  discussion, decision making, and conflict resolution.
Assist with internal and external communication, improving transparency, and radiating information.
Support  and educate the Product Owner, especially with respect to grooming and maintaining the product backlog.
Provide support to the team using a servant leadership style whenever possible, and leading by example.

REQUIRED SKILLS: 

At least three years of experience as a Scrum Master 
First level Scrum Master certification (CSM, PSM I).
Contribute to the Enterprise implementation and optimization of company' s Agile Scrum-based software development alternative to waterfall.
Experience playing the Scrum Master role for at least one year for a software development team that was diligently applying Scrum principles, practices, and theory.
Good facilitation, situational awareness, conflict resolution, continual improvement, empowerment, and increasing transparency skills.
Knowledge of numerous well documented patterns and techniques for filling in the intentional gaps left in the Scrum approach.
Knowledge and/or experience with widely successful Agile techniques:
User Stories, ATDD, TDD, Continuous Integration, Continuous Testing, Pairing, Automated Testing, Agile Games.
Excellent communication and mentoring skills.
Evangelize Agile best practices and support development of Agile culture.

DESIRED SKILLS: 

Second level Scrum Master certification (CSP, PSM II)
Experience moving teams and organizations from Waterfall to Agile methodologies / Agile Transformations.
Scaling Agile.
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Mon, 18 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Senior Angular UI Developer]]> Kavaliro is looking for a Sr. UI Developer to work on converting Backbone  to new module in Angular 2. Must have Angular 2, TypeScript experience. 

Develop, modify, or update web applications used by business units. Lead, or play lead technical role in development teams' efforts to determine unit needs and business processes that are automated by the application. Participate in or review all of the steps in the software development life cycle to create and modify the software.

KEY JOB FUNCTIONS

•           Participate with team of technical staff and business managers or practitioners in the business unit to determine systems requirements and functionalities needed in large/complex development project.

•           Assess and develop high level design requirements for project and communicate in writing or in meetings with development team. Assess detailed specifications against design requirements.

•           Review coding done to advance application upgrade, extension, or other development. Analyze application for data integrity issues.

•           Develop test protocols or plan for testing revised application and review test results.

 

EDUCATION

•           Bachelor' s Degree or equivalent required

 

MINIMUM EXPERIENCE

•           5+ years of related experience

 

SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS

•           Experience with JavaScript and JavaScript technologies and frameworks including BackboneJS, AngularJS 2.0+, JQuery and NodeJS.

•           2+ years of strong UI Development experience with BackboneJS

•           Strong UI Development Experience with AngularJS 2.0

•           Conversion of UI applications from BackboneJS to AngularJS 2.0.

•           Extensive Ajax skills with JavaScript and JavaScript frameworks using MVC patterns.

•           Experience with UI Behavior on multiple browsers (IE 8, IE 9, Chrome and Firefox)

•           Experience with Responsive Web Design and REST API Integration.

•           Problem solving skills in troubleshooting issues and maintenance of Application UI using Java, Java Script, AJAX, CSS, HTML, Apache tomcat, Maven, Spring, XML, JSON, and Eclipse.

 

 

PREFERRED SKILLS

•           Data Modeling, Mortgage business domain knowledge, Behavior Driven Development and/or Test Driven Development

 

TECHNOLOGIES CANDIDATES SHOULD PROCESS

•           JavaScript, BackboneJS, AngularJS, AJAX, CSS, HTML, TcServer, Maven, Nexus, Jenkins, SOA, SVN, Clear Quest, Spring, Oracle, SOAP, Mockit, JUNIT
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Mon, 18 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Senior Web Developer]]> Senior Web Developer As a developer in the Mobile Voice team, the developer is expected to * Architect, design, and implement new features of voice services in Alexa and Google Home, integrate with Siri and Cortana; * Responsible for the development and maintenance of key system features * Work with other team members and management to evaluate level of effort and technical feasibility. * Develop scalable components, code, and approaches to ensure our applications are robust, maintainable, and easily added to. * Learn emerging technologies quickly and help to create cutting edge services. * Work in an Agile environment to deliver high quality deliverables with aggressive timelines. Required: 5+ years of Java, HTML, CSS, ASP, PSP, web development, Blaze Web Development * 5+ years experience in web application development building and operating systems across the full software lifecycle including design, implementation, testing, operations, and maintenance * Familiarity with Alexa or Google Assistant is a huge plus * Hands-on experience across front-end user interfaces. Fluency in HTML and Java Script. * Fluency in one or more modern programming languages such as Java, C# or C++. * Understanding of web services technologies such as REST, SOAP, HTTP, JSON * Project planning/execution skills including estimating, scheduling, and executing on committed schedules * Demonstrated ability to work in a fast-paced and agile development environment and to learn new frameworks No third party candidates will be considered. Candidates must be eligible to work in the United States for any employer.
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Mon, 18 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Financial Representative ]]> Financial Representative

The Financial Representative performs Precertification and/or Prior Authorization for patients who are having either inpatient or outpatient procedures done. This is done via telephone - no face to face interaction with patients. May talk with insurance companies, patients, or medical personnel in the practice.

Qualifications HS Diploma or equivalent, AND A minimum of four years of relevant experience in finance, collections, customer service, insurance and/or health care environment OR a bachelor' s degree is required. Knowledge of personal computer applications such as Windows, Microsoft Word and Excel, medical terminology, CPT and ICD-9 coding, Order Communication System and patient accounting system is helpful. Customer Service, Problem Solving, Telephone skills, Keyboarding. Comfortable with ambiguity.

Monday - Friday 8: 00 am - 5: 00 pm
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Mon, 18 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Patient Appointment Coordinator - MN/WI]]> Patient Appointment Coordinator

Responsible for scheduling appointments and coordinating creation of patient appointment itineraries in a complex multi-specialty medical practice. Utilizes patient-specific information to accurately determine the nature of the appointment request and independently schedules and confirms patient appointments utilizing scheduling criteria to determine appropriate appointment area/medical acuity. Process and schedule appointment requests for all areas of the institution as they are received from patients, staff, and external referring physicians via telephone call center, or online request. Obtain or verify patient demographics, medical insurance information, and properly advise patients regarding the need for co-payments, referral authorizations and/or pre-service deposits as appropriate. May pre-schedule appropriate tests/consults. Perform related clerical duties such as processing external demand appointment inquiries which may include fax and on-line requests, as well as processing patient appointment letters and related materials.

Qualifications

High school diploma or GED required.

Minimum two years telephone and/or customer service experience required, such as a call center, administrative, physician' s office, appointment scheduler or retail/ service industry. Full time; 40 hours per week; Monday - Friday; Hours are varied shifts 7 am - 6 pm
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Mon, 18 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Medical Insurance Specialist - FL]]> Medical Insurance Specialist The Medical Insurance Specialist is responsible for obtaining prior authorizations. This role obtains prior authorizations from insurance companies for a variety of hospital based testing and procedures. Responds to and resolves a variety of account issues from patients and customers. Follows approved guidelines and policies regarding routine patient and payer interactions. Makes independent decisions that require individual and/or team analysis, reasoning, and problem solving. Interprets, applies and communicates policies regarding medical and financial aspects of patient care to assure optimal reimbursement for both the patient. This individual must accurately document interactions and interpret interactions documented by others. Must have excellent customer service skills.

Qualifications

Prior Authorization knowledge required.

Must have excellent customer service skills and possess the ability to negotiate payment reimbursement from patients and third party payers, via incoming and outgoing phone calls or face to face interactions. Minimum HS Diploma or GED required Hours M-F 8-5
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Mon, 18 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Naval Ops Instructor (Saudi)]]> Kavaliro is seeking 3 Naval Operations Instructors for opportunities in Jeddah and Jubail.

Provide managerial and instructional services necessary to conduct surface operations and maintenance, damage control, general classroom training and OJT

Provide and maintain qualified staff of management, instructors and administrative assistance to support the surface operations and maintenance, damage control, and general training programs at naval schoolhouses and fleet training centers in Jubail and Jeddah.  Prepare and deliver reports, studies, briefings, or point papers containing findings/results and recommendations. Assist in the modification and/or development of training schedules, delivery methods, and standards.

 

Instruction topics include, but are not limited to:
  • Post CO/XO                                                 
  • Instructor Training Course
  • Command and Staff Prep Course               
  • Curriculum Development Course
  • Surface Warfare Officer Qualification         
  • Master Training Specialist
  • Anti-Submarine Warfare Officer                  
  • Bridge Resource Management
  • Operations Officer                                        
  • Navigation Officer    
  • Combat Systems Officer                         
  • CIC Watch Officer
  • Weapons Officer                                          
  • Staff Watch Officer
  • Rules of the Road Refresher            
  • ATP I Volume II
  • Officer of the Deck Refresher                     
  • Warfare Communications
  • ATP I volume I Formations/Screens
  • CIC Procedures -Internal Comms
  • Radio Telephone Voice Procedures
  • Supply Logistics operations    

 

Experience and Skills:
  • Post Command Navy O5 required for PCO/PXO and Command and Staff courses
  • DESRON or CARGRU Staff experience a plus
  • Master Training Specialist Qualification Required
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Mon, 18 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Security Engineer]]> RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Setup API Gateway infrastructure in a highly available multi-data center setup.
  • Configure Social login for our guest’ s user set
  • Implement security constraints for all user sets
  • Automate deployment of API gateway configuration 

 

QUALIFICATIONS
  • 5 years experience in firewall configuration experience
  • 5 years experience in load balancer configuration experience
  • 2 years experience in oAuth configuration and management.
  • 2 years experience in Social Login federation

SKILLS: HTTP, TLS, oAuth, OpenID Connect, API Gateway, JWT, LDAP, Social Login Federation 
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Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Business Analyst with Fixed Income expertise]]> Kavaliro is looking for a Business Analyst with Fixed Income experience to work with our direct client in Washington, DC.  A minimum of 2-4 years of experience with fixed Income, elicitation skills and Agile expertise is mandatory.  See below for additional details. 

This will be a panel type interview.  You will need to be able to articulate your overall BA skills with specific examples and answer specific financial questions related to fixed income, instrument types and operations. 

This is an IMMEDIATE NEED.

DESCRIPTION:

Serve as a liaison  for systems development projects to ensure all members of the team clearly understand the scope and finer level requirements of the project. Manage product backlog of business features requested by client. Contribute to the project team priorities, objectives, and success criteria. 

 

QUALIFICATIONS:
  1. Min. 2-4 years of specified experience
  2. Elicitation skills:  discuss business processes / functional request with end users (traders and operations) and translate the needs into functional and system requirements.
  3. Fixed income background as well as securities, Bonds, Treasuries and derivatives
  4. Strong knowledge in Agile Working Environment
  5. Excellent Oral and written communication skills
  6. Good understanding of technology, including databases, API' s, SQL, PC' s and integration approaches. Ability to query Oracle and/or Sybase databases (nothing elaborate, just general queries)

 

NICE TO HAVE:
  1. Summit application experience
  2. More of a business side role, not technical side.
  3. Story cards, Jira or Rally a plus
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Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Sr. Procurement Spend Analyst]]> Sr. Procurement Spend Analyst

Responsible for complex procurement and spend analysis and recovery auditing. Requires highest level understanding of organization’ s business systems and procurement. Focus is on spend optimization and reduction, with an understanding of optimization best practices, categorization and solutions as they relate to the current and future business environment. Creates process change by integrating new processes with existing ones and communicating these changes to impacted organizations. Recommends and facilitates quality improvement efforts.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Discover, Plans, performs and implements spend optimization

• Organizes, leads and facilitates cross-functional project teams.

• Develops metrics that provide data for process measurement, identifying indicators for future improvement opportunities.

• Measures performance against process requirements.

• Aligns improvement to performance gaps.

• Provides consultation to lines of business on optimization methods

• May deliver presentations and training courses including measurement, analysis, improvement and control.

• Surveys and analyzes best practices for techniques and processes.

• Communicates team progress.

• Performs cost and benefit analyses. • Performs other related duties as required.

REQUIREMENTS:

1) Procurement experience, 5+ years

2) Savings, 5+ years

3) Project Management, 5+ years

Communication skills and ability to articulate experience and the results achieved Bachelor’ s degree in Business Administration, Finance, Computer Science, Information Systems or the equivalent combination of education, training, and work experience.
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Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[IT Application Support Analyst]]> Kavaliro seeks a Application support analyst for a contract position with our direct client in Herndon VA

Provide support to  Portal application including external & internal user support. Answer technical questions, troubleshoot problems, and guide users to gain productive use of software. May extract data, format and run reports, or perform specific analytical functions using application. 

SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS 

• Must have previous production support experience; ideally in 24x7 rotation 
• Strong written and oral communication skills 
• Experience in development / support of Web / Portal applications 
• Experience with web server, application server, Java language strongly preferred. 
• Experience with monitoring tools like Dynatrace, ExtraHop and ELK etc. 
• Working knowledge of the following: ServiceNow or other ticketing system, UNIX command line and UNIX scripting, Window O/S, Autosys job management for scheduling, monitoring and reporting, Oracle/ Netezza scripting, BI tools like Tableau etc., Middleware technologies such as TC server, JBOSS, Apache, Global Load Balancers 

Nice to have skills/experience: 
• Liferay Portal experience 
• ETL (Informatica) 
• AWS operations & REST APIs support 
• Reporting Tools (Tableau) 
• SFTP/Connect Direct 
• Experience in support various phases of Agile 
• Demonstrable knowledge of ITIL and or Service Management
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Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Middleware Integration Engineer]]> Kavalairo seeks a Middleware Integration Engineer for a contract to hire opportunity with our client in Bethesda MD  The Middleware Integration Engineer concentrates on the design, architecture, implementation and operations of a middleware software and solutions that support the applications and business processes as required. The Integration Engineer is a technical hands-on opportunity to work in a cloud for an enterprise company addressing critical marketplace innovation & pushing the envelope of a high volume infrastructure to scale horizontally to address security, reliability, performance, availability and scalability of the infrastructure.

Key Job Functions 
  1. Implement integration solutions by leveraging tools IBM Sterling Gateway and CA XML Gateway 
  2. Interpret business requirements, create technical artifacts, and determine the most efficient/appropriate  solution design 
  3. Lead design and development of application components that are standards based, high performance,   highly available, comply with operational   standards and procedures 
  4. Lead the design of the integration solution with external/internal customers. 
  5. Participate in architecture, design, and development of applications built with the Middleware technologies, Java, J2EE and web applications 
  6. Understand the business and customer needs to introduce technical solutions 
  7. Provide support for escalated issues on the integration Suite 
  8. Mentor other engineers and groom them into SOA, BPM and ESB integration team 
  9. Work collaboratively with other teams; QA, Dev, EA, InfoSec, etc. 
  10. Work to write elegant code using effective automated unit tests 

QUALIFICATIONS 
  • Education  Bachelor’ s degree in Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Engineering, or another technical field  Minimum
  • Experience   in enterprise application development, middleware implementations and/or software engineering in a large enterprise environment
  • Experience with Java development, including familiarity with middleware technologies and current streaming data frameworks  Specialized Knowledge & Skills  - Strong hands-on experience with Application Integration Architecture, including Service Oriented    
  • Architecture (SOA) and Messaging Systems  
  • Hands on Experience working with MFT, MQ, BPM, WSRR and ODM products 
  • Be an expert and have hands-on development experience in, Java EE, JMS, JDBC  
  • Know MFT and BPM Best Practices and Performance Tuning  
  • Have used common messaging systems: MQ, JMS, SI Bus, Enterprise Service Bus (ESB), IIB:   
  • Message flows, canonical message models (CMM), HADR, Performance tuning  - Know or have some experience with XML Gateway’ s.  
  • Strong experience in Web Services standards and technologies (e.g. XML, SOAP, WSDL, XSD, UDDI,  REST, etc.)  
  • Know XML transformation technologies like XQuery, XSLT etc.  
  • Possess excellent communication skills, both oral and written;
  • Excellent time management skills with the  ability to multi-task, prioritize, and work in a fast-paced environment in order to meet assigned   deadlines
  • Experienced in multiple SDLC methodologies: Iterative Development, Waterfall and Agile  
  • Need to have experience wih a webservices product like CA API Gateway or Datapower  
  • Experience with Tibco and RabbitMQ are nice to have.
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<![CDATA[Bilingual Customer Service Reps - Dallas]]> Bilingual Customer Service Representative - In Call Center 

 

Full Time Shifts:
  • Monday - Friday 8am - 5pm/9am - 6pm 

Contract to Hire after 6 months

 

Location: Dallas, TX 

 

Pay Rate: $12.00 - $14.00 p/h depending on experience. 

 

** Must have at least 6+ months experience working in a call center**

 

** Bilingual - Spanish**

 

Summary:  Successfully process all calls in a professional, efficient, and timely manner and ensuring a superior customer experience along with meeting quality and quantity objectives.

 

High Volume Call Center environment taking 90 - 150+ call daily. Must be able to type at least 30 words per minute. For additional information regarding this position, please apply to this position.

#LI-LC1
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Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Curriculum Development Specialist (Saudi)]]> This position is based in Saudi Arabia.
  • Analyze current courseware and curriculum and determine compatibility with current primary warfare and service support training objectives.
  • Prepare and deliver reports, studies, briefings, or point papers containing findings/results and recommendations for achieving training objectives.
  • Provide courseware and curriculum development services required to meet training program objectives. Modify, maintain and refresh training courseware and curriculum as necessary to ensure training and education courses meet overall training objectives.

 

Experience and Skills:
  • Senior Enlisted or Civilian with significant experience supporting Navy Learning Centers
  • Master Training Specialist
  • Instructional Design Degree
  • Familiar with NAVEDTRA 130 series policies & experience with NETCs End-To-End Methodology
  • Experience developing ELearning Courseware within NETCs Integrated Learning Environment
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Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Software Developer (Orlando)]]> Job Description:
  • Develops and integrates simulation with 3D gaming environments
  • Develops tools, techniques and efficient processes for the construction and development of interactive courseware, computer assisted instructional materials, supporting simulation and interactive assets
  • Develops software and software tools to meet instructional requirements
  • Determines and maintains appropriate industry and government standards and specifications including SCORM, Section 508, etc.
  • Develops and maintains software backup, configuration management and quality control on program developments
  • Interfaces with Configuration Management and Quality Assurance to meet internal process standards.
  • Demonstrates a high level of professionalism when engaging with coworkers, customers and external partners in the conduct of duties

 

Experience and Skills:
  • BA/BS/BFA computer science, game development, software engineering or related degree with 2 years of directly related work experience or
  • AA/AS computer science, computer engineering, game development or software engineering with 4 years of directly related work experience or
  • 6 years of directly related work experience Proficient with C++, C#, Java, JavaScript, HTML5, authoring systems
  • Proficient with 3D applications such as Unity 3D. Unreal Engine, WebGL, etc.
  • Preferred
  • Proficient with Service Oriented and Enterprise Architectures
  • Familiar with SCORM, the Experience API or other training interface standard
  • Familiar with Information Assurance Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office Suite
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<![CDATA[Software Engineer]]> Essential Duties and Responsibilities
  • Solid understanding of object oriented programming concepts
  • Generate C/C++ (C#) code conforming to design specification provided for new project development
  • Modify existing C/C++ (C#) source according in order to realize change requests, R&D and/or bug fixes
  • Execute rigorous unit tests on new code and code changes in accordance with specified test plans
  • Clearly and concisely document code additions & changes, test procedures & results and all other work
  • Sustained engineering of existing applications required including issue triage and defect assessment

Preferred skills and Experience:
  • Practical knowledge of MS.net framework
  • SQL database experience
  • Experience developing in a Linux environment
  • Familiarity with Agile development methodology
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Thu, 14 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Digital Designer]]> MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES BUILD OUT OF CREATIVE CONCEPTS/GRAPHIC DESIGN/ART
  • Executes the build out of creative concepts, graphic design, artwork and copy layouts for digital brand campaigns and projects to include email, web banner, blog, SMART phone applications, micro-blogging, face book marketing, RSS, podcast, Internet Radio and Internet TV.
  • Develops designs that are consistent with design quality and brand standards.
  • Seeks to create award winning work.
  • Maintains solid understanding of Core Business, Brand Portfolio, Brand Standards and Target Audiences
  • Stays abreast of brand standards and LP standards
  • Stays abreast of design trends particularly in Travel, Tourism and Entertainment Industry.

 

TEAMWORK/COLLABORATION
  • Interacts with Art Directors/Sr. Designer to build out creative concepts and executions of assigned campaigns and projects.
  • Strives to complete projects on time and on budget.
  • Alerts Art Director/Sr. Designer if timelines are off-target.
  • Maintains effective relationships with other team members and promotes a collaborative work environment.

 

PRESENTATION SKILLS
  • Presents ideas to members of creative team.
  • Understand and actively participate in Environmental, Health & Safety responsibilities by following established policy, procedures, training and team member involvement activities.
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Thu, 14 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Technical Specialist, Hadoop]]> JOB SUMMARY: 
  • Monitor and maintain all the data platform and analytical processes. 
  • Ensure all system issues are resolved in a timely manner. 
  • Leverage standard Issue, Problem and Change Management ITIL toolset in tracking and providing status on support work activities. 
  • Coordinate the necessary operations documentation and standards required for compliance and identified best practices.  
  • Perform all software upgrades and patching partnering with the necessary Infrastructure teams.  Provide work estimates as needed. 
  • Facilitate and lead meetings with end users. 
  • Keeps management, team members and business stakeholders informed of critical issues, status, changes, etc. 

 

QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Bachelor’ s degree - Technical degree or highly relevant equivalent experience is required. 
  • 7+ years of demonstrated experience working as part of large Information Technology teams and/or consulting organizations partnering with clients/business groups to support complex analytical and business intelligence environment.
  • Proven technical expertise with Hadoop – Hortonworks – Apache and its corresponding tools a must.   Certification a plus. (offshore)
  • Proven technical expertise with Linux (and code base of Python or Java) and an interest in moving into the Big Data Space.
  • Demonstrated ability to produce high quality technical documentation.
  • Strong knowledge of systems development and project management Agile methodologies/processes.
  • Familiarity with other various platforms and databases (i.e. SQL Server).  Able to write complex SQL and leverage backend databases.
  • Participate in an on-call rotation and available to work off-hours and weekends.
  • A plus if experience with other tools listed above like Paxata, Tableau, SPSS, R, Python, CPlex, PCI, Planning Analytics, DB2 Blu, Linux
  • Strong interpersonal skills, with a demonstrated ability to make effective decisions while working through complex system issues.
  • Must be able to utilize and effectively communicate functional and technical components of an initiative to applicable parties both verbally and through documentation.  
  • Attention to detail, good analytical and problem solving skills and critical thinking
  • Self-starter/motivator and have a proactive, agile and strategic mindset.
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Thu, 14 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Release Engineer/DevOps]]> Kavaliro is looking for a Release Engineer to work with our direct client in Washington DC, and Herndon.  The position is a combination of Release Engineer with DevOps and release management experience.  Duties include; setting up a Jenkins pipeline (DevOps), Technical POC for application team (Release Engineer) and supporting an Application team with procedures and a backup plan (Release manager).   Tibco, middleware and excellent communication skills are mandatory.

 

The first three months of this position will be located in Washington DC then move to Herndon, VA.

 

This is an immediate need!  See below for additional details.  

 

DESCRIPTION:

The candidate will handle DevOps, Release Engineer and Release Manager duties including:
  1. Setup new Jenkins jobs with Flyway database, Ant, Maven and packaging
  2. work with infrastructure App. team and represent the team as technical POC for the application they support. 
  3. Support App. team to prepare app. plan and prep run book?  (write procedures and backup plan)

 

REQUIRED:
  1. Tibco - middleware tools
  2. Very good communications skills with the ability to interact with lots of people.
  3. Code quality tools, such as sonarQube
  4. SVN, Git
  5. Database, flyway
  6. Comfortable to work in Linux env
  7. Familiar with SDLC process
  8. AWS is NOT needed

 

NICE TO HAVE:
  1. Java, SAS development experience is preferred
  2. Middleware experience is preferred

 

 

 
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Thu, 14 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Legal Billing Coordinator]]> RESPONSIBILITIES           
  • Collaborate with internal associates to prepare new vendor packets to outside counsel for initial engagement and manage entire process.
  • Responsible for setting up new vendors in all systems, which includes initial paperwork with Accounts Payable, creation of firm profile, firm admin matter, and upload firm documents in Legal Tracker.
  • Create new matters and update matter information (i.e. G/L coding, approval routes, budgets, etc.) as appropriate in Legal Tracker.
  • Assign roles and grant matter access to internal and external participants in Legal Tracker. Update and maintain the Master Vendor Contact List.
  • Performs other administrative tasks such as travel arrangements, expense reports, and organize meetings as directed.
  • Attend administrative staff meetings, maintain binder and support administrative team as back-up in the absence of another team member.
  • Support supervisor and manager on special projects.
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Thu, 14 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Sr. Informatica ETL Engineer (Platform Support/Development)]]> Kavaliro seeks a Senior Informatica ETL Engineer to help with  diagnostics, upgrades patches and fixes. Solid experience in development, support with good understanding of back-end platform. Experience with complex upgrades and optimizations.

Experience with the following:
  1. PowerCenter
  2. Data Quality
  3. IDR
  4. MDM
  5. CDC

Description:

• 7 + years of hands-on experience in supporting and engineering Informatica (9.6/10.1) platform. 
• 7 + years of hands-on Informatica platform support and upgrades. 
• 7 + years of hands-on experience in configuration, design and development of large scale ETL and Enterprise Data Warehouse applications. 
• 7+ years of strong hands on experience in building code and supporting consumers in Power Center, Power exchange, Data Quality, CDC (Change data Capture) MDM, Oracle, Netezza and Informatica data replication(IDR). 
• 7 + Years of hands-on Informatica process Automation experience using Python, Perl and UNIX shell scripting. 
• Must have strong hands on experience with production support. 
• Must be detail oriented and possess strong problem-solving skills. 
• Demonstrates excellent communication, time management, and technical presentation skills. 
• Ability to successfully work on multiple projects at the same time. 
• Provide consulting services to internal customers and stakeholders. 
• Strong ability to understand, document and communicate technical architectures, best practices, toolsets and solutions. 

Top 3 Requirements: 
1. Platform Support / Engineering Support 
2. Power Center Stacks (IDR, MDM, CDC) 
3. Prior Background Development
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Thu, 14 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Java Spring Developer]]> Java Spring Developer

Responsible for building  Java Spring applications. This includes anything between complex groups of back-end services and their client-end (desktop and mobile) counterparts.

JOB DUTIES: 

The Java Spring Developer' s primary responsibility will be to design and develop these applications, and to coordinate with the rest of the team working on different layers of the infrastructure.
The Java Spring Developer will translate application storyboards and use cases into functional applications
Perform the the design and build of applications and  maintain efficient, reusable, and reliable Java code
They ensure the best possible performance, quality, and responsiveness of the applications
The Java Spring Developer will identify bottlenecks and bugs, and devise solutions to these problems  

REQUIRED: 

1-2 years of Java Spring Developer  development experience is required 
Identify and correct bottlenecks and fix bugs
Help maintain code quality, organization, and automation
Knowledge of Cloud and/or API development a plus.
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Thu, 14 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Application Developer]]> Application Developer

The Application Developer will construct  application software components from design packages while complying  with programming standards, and technical specifications. They will construct prototypes and develop support documentation.
Completed unit testing of software components assist with technical testing, such as system, integration, performance, load, regression testing.
Assist with transition to support as needed.
Comply with change management process and procedures.
The developer will be expected to meet with Requirements Analysts and Technical Leads to design solutions based on business requirements

REQUIRED SKILLS: 

Proficient in .Net or JAVA back-end development.
API development experience required. UI or mobile development a plus but not required.
Will need to demonstrate strong understanding of Object Oriented skills and proficiency in pattern development.
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Thu, 14 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[HP Operations Network Engineer]]> Operate and maintain the HPE Operations Manager suite of tools that are used to monitor network devices, servers, applications, and user experience monitoring via AppPulse Active.
Install, administer, manage, configure, test, and integrate tools relating to the HPE Operations Manager tool suite.
The Event Management environment consists of HP Operations Bridge v10, Network Node Manager (NNMI v10), BSM Connectors, Operations Manager Agents, SiteScope and AppPulse Active.
Develop, implement, and execute standard procedures for the administration, backup, disaster recovery, and operation of these Event Mgmt. tools including Operating System hardening, backup management, capacity planning, change management, version/patch management, and life cycle upgrade management.
Work with our infrastructure and application teams to instrument (monitor), tune event policies, and drive actionable runbooks (playbooks) for our 24x7 Network Operations Center agents.
Expand instrumentation to additional infrastructure, and repair broken instrumentation or revise (tune) policies.
Configure network tools to provide up-to-date operational and performance status of networks and devices.Interface with IT staff to adapt tool capabilities to meet operational requirements.
Tune tool performance and event data quality to maximize system efficiency.
Assist with analysis using network and other tools to detect and respond to network infrastructure events, incidents, and outages.
Maintain documentation of designs/configurations.
Work with software and hardware vendors to facilitate support and other activities.

QUALIFICATIONS 

Experience in HPE Operations, Operations Bridge, NNMi is required 
Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, Engineering, or equivalent computer or business related major degree from an accredited college or university.
Relevant experience may be considered in lieu of degree.
Ten or more years of experience required in three of the following; Windows; Windows Server; Unix operating system; Linux operating systems
LAN/WAN and telecommunications networks.
Telecommunications experience should include telephony, mobile radio, multiplexing and TDM networks.
Three or more years of relevant project management experience required
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Thu, 14 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[WebMethods Developer/Analyst]]> Perform all Software Development activities for proposed and existing integration solutions. This includes development of technical specifications, building of adapters, mapping, configuration, debugging, testing and documenting all integration programs to support the successful hand-off to an application development support organization upon project completion
Provide support for existing webMethods installation by handling incidents, troubleshooting, and monitoring the flow of messages.
Be available after hours as required for operational support.
Work with application analysts to gather and document integration and mapping requirements, relate them to webMethods capabilities and conceptualize end to end integration solutions.
Coordinate implementation across multiple cross-application teams to realize solution. . Ensure system enhancements follow the appropriate IT guidelines, meet or exceed user requirements and are completed in a timely fashion
Stay current on webMethods/EAI development technologies
Regularly communicate solutions, expectations, priorities, status and impacts to all level of business and IT management
Ability to understand complex software architecture and effectively communicate with team members

Requirements:

Four-year college degree or equivalent experience is REQUIRED.
Bachelor' s degree in Computer Science, MIS, or related discipline from an accredited institution preferred
Minimum 7 yrs overall IT experience
3+ years developing complex integrations leveraging webMethods, building web services on ESB
2+ years recommended experience with webMethods components including Broker, Universal Messaging, Terracotta, Optimize for Infrastructure, My webMethods, BPMS . 2 + yrs Oracle experience including PL/SQL
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Thu, 14 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Angular2 Developer]]> Angular2  Developer

Responsible for building Angular2 applications. This includes anything between complex groups of back-end services and their client-end (desktop and mobile) counterparts.

JOB DUTIES: 

The Angular2  Developer' s primary responsibility will be to design and develop these applications, and to coordinate with the rest of the team working on different layers of the infrastructure.
The Angular2 Developer will translate application storyboards and use cases into functional applications
Perform the the design and build of applications and  maintain efficient, reusable, and reliable Java code
They ensure the best possible performance, quality, and responsiveness of the applications
The Angular2  Developer will identify bottlenecks and bugs, and devise solutions to these problems  

REQUIRED:

1-2 years of Angular2 development experience is required 
Identify and correct bottlenecks and fix bugs
Help maintain code quality, organization, and automation
Knowledge of Cloud and/or API development a plus.
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Thu, 14 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Android Developer]]> Android Developer

Responsible for the development and maintenance of applications aimed at a vast number of diverse Android devices.  
The Android Developer will design, build, and maintain high performance, reusable, and reliable Java code
The Android Developer will also ensure the best possible performance, quality, and responsiveness of the applications they are working on. 
Candidate will be focused on development of Android applications and their integration with back-end services. You will be working along-side other engineers and developers working on different layers of the infrastructure.
Commitment to collaborative problem solving, sophisticated design, and creating quality products is essential.

Job Duties: 

1-2 years of Android Development experience is required 
Translate designs and wireframes into high quality code
Design, build, and maintain high performance, reusable, and reliable Java code
Ensure the best possible performance, quality, and responsiveness of the application
Identify and correct bottlenecks and fix bugs
Help maintain code quality, organization, and automation
Knowledge of Cloud and/or API development a plus.
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Thu, 14 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Access Database Developer]]> MS Access Database Developer

The MS Access Database Developer will be working to build a customer data base. This role will support the operations by providing development support and related database administration. -Administers, manages, designs, documents, and evaluates a variety of database management systems including Microsoft SQL Server, Microsoft Access, and other Database Management Systems (DBMS). -Works effectively with executive sponsors and team management to translate high level requirements into database development actions. -Researches data requirements for specific applications or users. -Designs database structures, including split Front End (FE) and Back End (BE) files, and application capabilities from new and existing data sources within MS Access. -Designs Front Ends using native MS Access FE, and web-based Front Ends using VB.NET or C#.NET in MS Visual Studio. -Integrates features with SharePoint solutions. -Develops instructional user guides for functionalities and features of the database. -Develops and enforces database administration and user standards and procedures. -Creates and maintains connections between Prepaid databases and data sources. -Supports and maintains a database back-up and recovery solution. -Assists with the development of reports and utilities for the Prepaid databases. -Documents reporting features, issues, and resolutions. -Installs, configures, and maintains a database management system (DBMS). -Analyzes data from multiple disparate sources to discover previously hidden insight, determine meaning behind the data, and make business-specific recommendations. -Develops and tests programs.

Required:

-Bachelor’ s Degree in Computer Science/Information Technology or related field is required. -Five (5) or more years’ experience developing, designing, & implementing MS Access projects is required. -Three to five (3-5) years’ experience with software development, database administration, SQL, VB.NET, C#.NET, or other database scripting language is required. -Three to five (3-5) years’ experience with VBA and Agile Development is preferred. -Technical writing experience is a plus. -Must be a self-starter and able to work individually as well as collaboratively in a mixed team environment. -Excellent written, verbal, and visual communication/presentation skills. -Ability to make good decisions through a combination of analysis, experience, and judgement. -Highly proficient with Microsoft Office, Access, Visual Basic, and SharePoint. -Adept in Configuration Management and Documentation. -Strong data management skills including speed and accuracy navigating software. -Ability to multi-task, prioritize, and meet multiple concurrent deadlines.
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Thu, 14 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Principal Test Automation Engineer]]>  

 
Description
  Principal Test Automation Engineer

Salary: $155, 000

Location: San Francisco

 

Responsibilities:

 
  • Work in an agile development environment, collaborating with the team to deliver quality software iteratively.
  • Design, code, test, and implement automation test suites using Selenium web driver.
  • Utilize design patterns for to build automation test cases.
  • Simulate production environment by building a test harness to test and monitor complex use cases.
  • Convert requirements into test scenario and create user stories for those test scenarios.
  • Utilize new testing frameworks and plan to migrate the current tests to the new framework.
  • Pair with Software Engineers to triage issues and identify the root cause.
  • Collaborate across engineering teams to develop automation test plans.
  • Interpret test results across software stacks and multiple applications.

 

 

Skills and Qualifications:

 
  • BS/MS in computer science or engineering or equivalent work experience.
  • 5+ years of experience with hands-on automation exposure.
  • Programming experience with object oriented programming language like Java, C#.
  • Experience with testing tools like  WinRunner, Quick Test Professional
  • Proficient in unix environments and shell scripting
  • Experience in UI testing using selenium  or similar frameworks.
  • Experience with Git or other source code repositories.
  • Experience setting up Jenkins for continuous integration.
  • Utilize profiling tools to develop metrics to analyze and measure performance of tests.

 

 

Preferred Skills:

 
  • Utilize profiling tools to develop metrics to analyze and measure performance of tests.
  • Experience with testing tools l Load Runner/Performance Center, jMeter.

#LI-TH1 

 

 
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Thu, 14 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[SQL Server/SSIS Developer]]> The SQL Server Database Developer will develop, extend and maintain ETL packages in SSIS. In this role the incumbent will be responsible for the following: 

• Diagnosing and resolving Data delivery/quality/consistency Issues. 

• Buildings and maintains database systems 

• Organizing, documenting and presenting source code and techniques to peers and manager 

• Working within designated timelines to complete assigned/ tasks, as required 

• Supporting production issues 

• Should be able to perform operational duties 

Requirements: 

3+ years’ experience with SQL Server database 
Ability to write high performing complex queries 
2+ years’ experience in and knowledge of performing extract, transform and load (ETL) processes using SSIS 
Experience in and knowledge of database design, conversions 
Writing database ETL jobs in SSIS from Multiple data sources 
Experience with optimizing and tuning queries 
Assist in coordinating software releases 
Must have enterprise, full development life cycle experience 
Excellent organizational and problem solving skills 
Excellent verbal and written communication skills 
Ability to perform Data Analysis 
Experience in automating jobs and providing operational support 

Database knowledge is huge for this role. Need someone with hands on experience in SQL server environment, be able to maintain ETL jobs, handle database related issues, be able to pull data from different databases/ sources ( Excel, Oracle, Access, etc.), experience with production support, data analysis -- Mortgage industry is a nice to have but not required
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Wed, 13 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Data Architect]]> Data Architect

Responsible for defining data management best practices within the department while designing and implementing data solutions to meet project requirements.
Candidate is expected to deliver data solutions that adhere to enterprise standards and meet, if not exceed, the information needs of all of the stakeholders in terms of information availability, security, and quality.
Applicants should be self-motivated individuals with excellent communication skills who possess the desired qualifications in this requisition and who work well in a collaborative environment. 

Job Duties: 

Establishing best practices for data management while adhering to enterprise standards
Designing and maintaining conceptual, logical, and physical data models
Analyzing business requirements in order to design the data solution on projects
Developing the logical and physical designs for data solutions, including the design, build and implementation/extension of application databases, the Enterprise Operational Data Store (ODS), the Enterprise Data Warehouse, data marts, etc.
Collaborating with the appropriate individuals (Subject Matter Experts, System Architects, DBAs, etc.) to design and implement the appropriate data solution
Assisting with the design of data integration solutions
Working with application administrators, users, IT staff and vendors to manage data architecture enhancements and issues
Acting as subject matter expert and making recommendations and providing technical counsel to IT staff and end-user departments, as necessary
Providing expertise in SQL query writing and data management
Collaborating with the ETL Architecture and System Architecture teams to define and implement standards for ETL and application design and development and utilization of the appropriate methodologies 

Job Requirements: 

Eight plus years of experience in data modeling and integration solutions with a background in data architecture
Experience in ETL, SQL (SSIS/SSAS) and Bi intelligence architecture 
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Wed, 13 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Production Designer]]> Production Designer

Assists with the design, production and creation of visual materials. The primary focus will be creating publications for print: flyers, booklets, and brochures. The Production Designer performs and assists with image manipulation, file preparation, information layout, managing proofing cycles, and direct customer consultation. Most tasks will be routine and pre-defined, using templates and Standard Operating Procedures.

Qualifications    

  Top Skills: 1) InDesign 2) Photoshop 3) Adobe Acrobat 4) Microsoft Word 5) Pre-press or print processes experience

Shift: M-F, 8-5 (flexible on start and end times, but needs to be during normal business hours.)

7 years work experience in a production/media-related field.

* Able to manage multiple production tasks simultaneously in a deadline driven environment

* Associates Degree in layout, design, HTML, or media related field and 3 years experience Good technical skills, efficiency and a thorough knowledge of the equipment and publishing software

* Highly motivated

* Pays close attention to detail and follow through.

* Strong human relation skills

* Strong mechanical aptitude and knowledge of basic mathematics

* Uses common sense and technical savvy to problem solve 
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Wed, 13 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Database Analyst ]]> Responsible for the creation of physical databases per design documentation as provided by database designers, architects and/or vendors to meet business requirements.
Creation and execution of database backup and recovery processes.
On-going database performance monitoring and tuning.
Performs data optimization and access analysis. Performs data replication, movement, and/or manipulation to meet business requirements while adhering to enterprise guidelines and standards (or seeking exceptions when appropriate).
Responsible for executing database security and auditing processes.
Responsible for database product installation, configuration, and administration.
Responsible for reporting tools installation, configuration, and administration. Foundation in database access methods; including RDBMS and OLAP data sources. Development and execution of SQL report optimization.
Development of data abstraction and metadata layer for end-user interfaces.
Data Analysis report design, creation, execution, and analysis.
Messaging software installation, configuration, and administration.

REQUIRED

Knowledge of XML, Java, and database access methods.
Education/Degree:
Bachelor' s degree in Computer Science or a related discipline
Experience with sequential query language (SQL) or the equivalent in one or more of the database platforms' native programming language(s). E.g., T-SQL, PL/SQL, Access SQL, Python, etc.
Experience in file structures, design, retrieval, access methods, etc. 
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Tue, 12 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Telecom Network Analyst ]]> Provides day to day support for incidents and outages across the enterprise data, wireless, and voice network infrastructure.
This includes troubleshooting, service restoration, and configuration of network equipment, such as: routers, switches, firewalls, wireless controllers/APs, VPN devices, voice systems, cellular modems, and IP load balancers.
Position serves as IP escalation support (Tier 2) for various other IT support groups.

Job Duties: 

Monitors, manages, and maintains enterprise data and/or voice networks.
Responds to network outages to restore services.
Responds to Incidents within established service level agreements.
Documents work performed.
Maintains up to date documentation of the network infrastructure.
Contributes to team knowledge base.
Contributes to network improvement initiatives.
Proactively identifies/makes recommendations on potential network issues and solutions.
Participates in on-call rotation duties.
Increased availability during Storm Preparation Mode and Storm Mode conditions.
Provides timely resolution to trouble tickets and work orders.
Configures, installs, and maintains Cisco LAN/WAN switches and routers and wireless LAN. Provides network configuration of additional appliances like firewalls and WAN accelerators. Troubleshooting LAN, WAN, & wireless networks. Deployment of code upgrades. Leads network improvement/optimization initiatives. Leads investigation/troubleshooting efforts during service disruption events. Represents Telecom Support organization professionally in interaction with internal business partners and other IT Support groups.

Basic/Required Qualifications:

Hands on experience resolving network outages.
Experience in data network problem isolation and resolution.
Experience troubleshooting Layer 2 and Layer 3 issues.
Experience with first hop redundancy protocols.
Experience analyzing network traffic.
Experience providing end to end network support for large enterprise.
Experience assisting other teams with the analysis of application problems.
Experience troubleshooting foundation protocols such as DNS, DHCP, and ARP. Experience in a predominantly Cisco network environment.
Current Cisco CCNA
3-5 years of relevant work experience in Information Technology.
Must possess intermediate-level experience with one of the following: Cisco Voice/Unified Communications, with emphasis on troubleshooting Cisco Controller/Lightweight 802.11 Wireless, with emphasis on troubleshooting Avaya Voice/Unified Communications

Desired Qualifications:

Experience with Cisco Nexus, OTV, or ACI Data Center technologies.
Experience with Syslog, TACACS, Radius, and SNMP.
Experience with Quality of Service mechanisms.
Experience with Avaya Voice systems.
Experience with Palo Alto and Checkpoint technologies.
Experience troubleshooting across firewall infrastructure with various third party tools.
Experience with Cellular 3G/4G technologies. 
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Tue, 12 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[GIS Technician]]> GIS Technician

Responsible for preparing and updating record maps on a variety of mediums based on information supplied by construction drawings, job control forms and other data as necessary to post data in the Company GIS system.
Candidate with complete pipeline design layouts and material requisitions from partial sketches and field notes, including all major components such as valves, regulators, meters, relief valves, etc.
Check with others for additional design and project details/conditions as may be required to supplement sketches or technical information furnished.
Interpret information provided by maps, construction drawings, field notes, etc. to determine the location of other structures and utilities (electric, water, telephone, etc.).
Evaluating various completed gas operations' documents (construction folders, JCF' s, LIR' s, 1194' s, valve inspections, etc.) for map updating purposes using GIS. Must be able to read construction drawings, field notes and other utility prints.

REQUIREMENTS: 

Associate’ s degree in GIS, Geography, Computer Science, Engineering or related technical field or equivalent work experience
2 or more years of work experience in database entry and support with experience in the use of GIS and AutoCAD
Knowledge in the use of the following systems/applications: AutoCAD file structures, as they relate to GIS applications;
Source data used to create maps
Microsoft Office suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access)
GIS software (ArcGIS,)
Principles and practices of GIS, GPS, and cartography
Must be able to demonstrate the understanding of record-keeping systems including electronic data processing and associated forms. 
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Tue, 12 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[SDET Engineer with Java development, Selenium]]> Kavaliro seeks a SDET Engineer with experience in Java development, Selenium, Cucumber for a contract position with our direct client in Herndon VA

Must have Skills:
  1. Minimum five plus years of experience as Core Java Developer
  2. Cucumber, Junit, TestNG
  3. Selenium- Automation framework development experience and   Rest-Assured, WebServices

 
  • Expertise in implementing test automaton for Web, SOA/WS, JAVA enterprise applications
  • Proficiency in Agile and Waterfall software development models
  • Expertise in automation tools: Selenium, Rest-Assured
  • Expertise in test frameworks: Cucumber, JUnit, TestNG
  • Proficiency in applying ATDD/BDD
  • Expertise in programming language: JAVA, JavaScript
  • Proficiency with build tools: SVN, Crucible, Maven, Sonar, Jenkins, Nexus
  • Strong SQL skills in Oracle
  • Strong Unix and Windows skills
  • Experience with project management tools: Rally, JIRA
  • Self-motivated with a passion for learning
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team and mentor staff
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
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Tue, 12 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Recruiting Coordinator]]> Facilitate the recruiting and hiring processes by providing technical and logistical support to recruiters. Ensure the satisfaction of hiring managers, candidates and new hires by providing responsive, high quality, professional service and support in the recruiting function.

Job Duties: 

Coordinating the hiring process with recruiters
Ensuring timely and accurate data entry into the Taleo applicant tracking system
Creating offers in Taleo per the guidelines provided by the recruiter
Scheduling applicants for interviews and pre-employment testing
Coordinating travel arrangements for applicants
Preparing and sending offer letters to applicants
Monitoring the onboarding for new hires: creation of employee file, badge request, Form I-9, etc.
Coordinating the background screening and drug screening processes and reporting results to the recruiter
Recognizing and proposing solutions to improve the recruiting processes and workflows

Basic Qualifications:

Associates Degree or a combination of education plus equivalent work experience
At least 1 year of administrative experience within Human Resources
Proven proficiency with MS Office
Experience with the Taleo applicant tracking system
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Tue, 12 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Tableau Reports Developer]]> Kavaliro seeks a  Tableau Reports Developer for a contract position with our direct client in Reston VA.

Developer  will be responsible for the design, development, of reporting and ad-hoc client requests for data.
  1. Analyze the current database design of the ODS and DataMart components
  2. Interact with User base to gather requirements
  3. Create Tableau reports to meet user requirements (main job reusability)
  4. Work with the user base to share the reports created and get signoff
  5. Experience with BI Tools (Business Objects and ThoughtSpot) is a plus
  6. Experience with DW Databases(Amazon Redshift & IBM Netezza) is a plus
  7. Relational and dimensional data design experience is a plus
  8. Train the users
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Tue, 12 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Engineering Project Manager]]> Leads matrixed project teams on a regular full-time basis with minimal supervision and increased latitude for unreviewed work.
The PM is capable of managing multiple projects and will normally lead more than one project at a time.
The PM is the single point of contact for the project(s) accountable for successful project management and achieving project results including safety, environment, quality, cost, schedule, and reporting. projects will consist of Electrical Transmission lines and substation projects from 500KV to 69KV.
The PM provides leadership, oversight management, delegation, and coordination to the various internal and external organizations that are providing services to the project (development, engineering, project controls, estimating, construction management, supply chain, legal, EHS, QA/QC, operations, communications, regulatory, security, fuels, transmission, etc.). 
The PM manages all matrixed members of the team on a daily basis and is responsible for interfacing with functional managers of team members, regarding placement, development and conflict resolution. Specific Software, Process or Skills 

Experience: 
7-11 years project management experience preferably in the electric utility industry.
Graduation from a four-year college or university and 7 years of experience OR Minimum of 11 years of project management experience in lieu of a degree
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Mon, 11 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Senior Solution Architect]]> The Solution Architect role applies vast experience of system architectures, application technologies, data architectures, and infrastructures to support key IT initiatives. The candidate must apply their knowledge of IT best practices appropriately to define IT solutions. The individual must possess the ability to analyze solutions and technologies and provide solution architecture based on knowledge of the organization' s current and future needs. 

The candidate will be responsible for, but not limited to: reviewing business and technical requirements, focusing on solution development throughout the project lifecycle, supporting development and testing activities, evangelizing best practices and proven patterns, and escalating architecture issues and concerns. The candidate will promote the use of Corporate IT standards, and will create architectures and designs, will conduct peer reviews, and will develop target state architectures. 


Required Qualifications: 
• Bachelors or advanced degree in Computer Science, Math, or other engineering discipline 
• Experience in Web Content Management tools stack, or solution selection or architecting the web content management platforms and integration 
• A minimum of 2 years experience in selecting and integrating COTS solutions 
• Experience in Enterprise architecture practice, frameworks 
• TOGAF Certification or a good understanding of TOGAF 
• A minimum of 5 years of documented architecture experience, preferably using Mega/Hopex suite 
• A minimum of 10 years of hands-on Java or other enterprise platform design and development 
• A minimum of 5 years providing solutions based on WebServices, Event Driven Architecture, Services Orchestration 
• A minimum of 5 years experience implementing open source frameworks (i.e., Spring, Hibernate, etc.) 
• A minimum of 10 years of solutioning for projects implementing agile and waterfall methodologies 
• A minimum of 10 years experience with relational databases such as Oracle and SQL Server 
• A minimum of 5 years experience with application servers and containers such as JBoss, Tomcat, WebLogic, Oracle Application Server 
• A minimum of 5 years experience with performance optimizations such as improving scalability, availability, demand, continuity, etc. 
• Excellent communication, presentation, and documentation skills 
• Professional demeanor 
• A minimum of 2 years hands on AWS solutioning experience 


Preferred Qualifications: 
• Mortgage Industry knowledge experience 
• AWS Solution Architect Associate or Professional certification 
• Tibco EMS and BW knowledge or certification
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Fri, 08 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Work Management Transmission Planner]]> Job Duties:

This Planner position will work directly with the Transmission Line Oversight Specialists and Transmission Line Contract Companies. 
Responsible for the preparation of work packages to perform both Construction and Maintenance activities. 
Review the maintenance/performance history of the equipment to identify and determine special requirements necessary to successfully complete the work. 
Identify any additional maintenance work or capital projects that could be worked concurrently to gain resource efficiencies. 
Document and explain variances in the actual job task work hours versus estimated job task work hours. 
Closely monitor the progress and status of work, and is responsible for raising issues to Schedulers and Contractor Oversight to identify areas for improvement and opportunities to improve efficiencies. 
Also be required to ensure accurate completion of NERC related documentation. 
Works closely with the construction resources and resources within Transmission Project Management to plan, estimate, and allocate resources to all projects assigned to the Transmission Construction Section. 
Supports the development and implementation of construction and maintenance work plans to support annual programs. 
In addition, this position continually manages changes in these plans to align with changing funding requirements, and to align plans to execute the highest priority work. 
Processes and stores completed work package documentation.
Obtains feedback from schedulers, crew members and supervisor(s) and takes necessary action to remedy any work package quality issues to ensure future accuracy.
Provide procedures and identify special tools required to perform work 
Plan for any mobile equipment needs and any special part needs 
Ensure necessary DOT or Environmental permits are available 
Provide any sketches, digital pictures or drawings needed 
Provide any vendor support information, Safety or Environmental information needed 
Secure and ensure materials are available for appropriate delivery to meet CMI date The Transmission Work Management Planner identifies critical work activities and keeps all transmission work groups informed of work nearing overdue status in order to avoid negative consequences. 

Basic Qualifications 

Two (2) year Associates Degree and 5 to 7 years prior work related experience OR 7 to 9 years of prior equivalent work related experience in lieu of a degree. 
Must possess good organization and collaboration skills for working in team environments to produce excellent project plans and estimates.
Working knowledge of one of the following work management system or related (Passport, e-Max, Maximo) and have experience with Adobe, MS Office (word, excel, access, powerpoint)
Requires knowledge in areas such as; Electrical, relaying, apparatus, sub-station and line construction / maintenance work to effectively develop job plans. 
Possess knowledge of substation, apparatus, relaying and line maintenance practices in order to identify all needed procedures, resources and clearances to effectively perform each maintenance / construction job. 
 
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Thu, 07 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Transmission Line Planner]]> Job Duties: 

This Planner position will work directly with the Transmission Line Oversight Specialists and Transmission Line Contract Companies. 
Responsible for the preparation of work packages to perform both Construction and Maintenance activities. 
Review the maintenance/performance history of the equipment to identify and determine special requirements necessary to successfully complete the work. 
Identify any additional maintenance work or capital projects that could be worked concurrently to gain resource efficiencies. 
Document and explain variances in the actual job task work hours versus estimated job task work hours. 
Closely monitor the progress and status of work, and is responsible for raising issues to Schedulers and Contractor Oversight to identify areas for improvement and opportunities to improve efficiencies. 
Also be required to ensure accurate completion of NERC related documentation. 
Works closely with the construction resources and resources within Transmission Project Management to plan, estimate, and allocate resources to all projects assigned to the Transmission Construction Section. 
Supports the development and implementation of construction and maintenance work plans to support annual programs. 
In addition, this position continually manages changes in these plans to align with changing funding requirements, and to align plans to execute the highest priority work. 
Processes and stores completed work package documentation.
Obtains feedback from schedulers, crew members and supervisor(s) and takes necessary action to remedy any work package quality issues to ensure future accuracy.
Provide procedures and identify special tools required to perform work 
Plan for any mobile equipment needs and any special part needs 
Ensure necessary DOT or Environmental permits are available 
Provide any sketches, digital pictures or drawings needed 
Provide any vendor support information, Safety or Environmental information needed 
Secure and ensure materials are available for appropriate delivery to meet CMI date The Transmission Work Management Planner identifies critical work activities and keeps all transmission work groups informed of work nearing overdue status in order to avoid negative consequences. 

Basic Qualifications 

Two (2) year Associates Degree and 5 to 7 years prior work related experience OR 7 to 9 years of prior equivalent work related experience in lieu of a degree. 
Must possess good organization and collaboration skills for working in team environments to produce excellent project plans and estimates.
Working knowledge of one of the following work management system or related (Passport, e-Max, Maximo) and have experience with Adobe, MS Office (word, excel, access, powerpoint)
Requires knowledge in areas such as; Electrical, relaying, apparatus, sub-station and line construction / maintenance work to effectively develop job plans. 
Possess knowledge of substation, apparatus, relaying and line maintenance practices in order to identify all needed procedures, resources and clearances to effectively perform each maintenance / construction job. 
 
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Thu, 07 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Email Production Specialist]]> As an Email Production Specialist, you will be responsible for the production of email campaigns, deployment and reporting for our key stakeholders. The objective of this position is to build, deploy and report on email marketing initiatives via Adobe Campaign in order to meet specific goals of our marketing strategy plans. This position will have strong experience in email deployment using an enterprise level platform. 
• Manage the day to day deployment of email campaigns by executing tasks related to audience segmentation, email scheduling and email sending 
• Build, schedule and QA email creative and segmentation within an enterprise level email platform 
• Work closely with the key stakeholders to ensure assets are delivered on-time. 
• Responsible for status reports to key leadership detailing campaign performance and insights. Perform ad hoc campaign analysis upon request 
• Collaborate with CRM Product Managers to determine scope for new projects and opportunities 
• Provide general guidance / knowledge to key stakeholders based on best practices 
• Assist in documentation of internal best practice and process development documentation

• Manage the day to day deployment of email campaigns by executing tasks related to audience segmentation, email scheduling and email sending 
• Build, schedule and QA email creative and segmentation within an enterprise level email platform 
• Work closely with the key stakeholders to ensure assets are delivered on-time. 
• Responsible for status reports to key leadership detailing campaign performance and insights. Perform ad hoc campaign analysis upon request 
• Collaborate with CRM Product Managers to determine scope for new projects and opportunities 
• Provide general guidance / knowledge to key stakeholders based on best practices 
• Assist in documentation of internal best practice and process development documentation

 

3 to 5 years of experience in email marketing space with a concentration in email production, preferably with large enterprise email platforms (Adobe Campaign, Salesforce, Experian) Proven ability to manage partners & projects with exceptional client-service skills Solid Knowledge of email technologies, best practices, and industry challenges Experience in front-end web development with strong knowledge of hand-coding html and CSS Experience testing and troubleshooting in multiple browsers or email clients with a strong sense of web design and user experience fundamentals Ability to organize and prioritize multiple projects and deadlines with minimal oversight Impeccable eye for detail strong organization skills and ability to meet tight deadlines

BA/BS in Web Design and Development, Computer Science, or Information Technology Previous experience in CRM, loyalty, acquisition marketing, and lead management Experience writing SQL queries and knowledge of relational databases Working knowledge and understanding of XML, HTML, Photoshop and Excel

 

Preferred: BA/BS in Web Design and Development, Computer Science

 
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Thu, 07 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Wireless Engineer]]> Location would be southern California area.  Need to be able to bounce between Burbank, Universal City and Anaheim. 

Tasks:
  • Provide Cisco wireless support, upgrade services
  • Minimum 2 years network engineering experience
  • Provide good general working knowledge of:
    • Knowledge of network protocols configurations, and understanding of LAN/WAN operations
    • Ability to collaborate with customer teams for final deployment designs
    • Cisco Prime Infrastructure
    • Cisco Unified Wireless Networking
      • Controller & controller upgrades
      • Access points
    • Cisco CMX
    • Ekahau Site survey tools
    • General Network and Wireless troubleshooting
      • Excellent understanding of 802.11 and its applications
      • Working knowledge troubleshooting network elements and replacement
      • Wireless Client troubleshooting
      • RF interference troubleshooting
      • RF coverage issues
      • Layer (1) troubleshooting
    • Wireless LAN deployment
      • Ekahau predictive design
      • Ekahau AP on a Stick design
      • Supervision of installations
      • Post installation survey (passive)
      • Hardware staging
      • Controller configuration
      • Controller license conversions
      • Prime configuration
      • CMX configuration
      • Site walks

 
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Thu, 07 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Sr Business Analyst with R, Tableau, SAS]]> Kavaliro seeks a Business Analyst with R programming and Tableau skills  for a contract position with our direct client in Dallas TX. The analyst will fill two key functions.
  • First, this analyst will take the lead in building and enhancing a suite of dashboards and analytics tools used to monitor key aspects of the team’ s operations, which include volumes and task statuses.
  • Second, they will work alongside other members of the team in the execution of daily bulk processing tasks. The knowledge gained here will provide the foundation for the analytics work as well as highlight opportunities for process improvement within the operational workflow itself.

Skills & Qualifications
  • Expert Oracle SQL & TOAD skills— ability to write complex, clean queries against Oracle databases
  • Expert Tableau skills— ability to take data out of source systems and represent it effectively and efficiently in dashboards that sit atop multiple systems (including Sharepoint via OData connections)
  • Intermediate to Expert R skills and SAS skills — ability to efficiently process, integrate, and analyze large amounts of data from multiple source systems via script
  • Expert knowledge of Microsoft Office suite (PowerPoint and Excel especially)
  • Excellent communication and internal customer interaction skills, report metrics to senior leaders
  • Strong data visualization skills and strong attention to detail (experience with Tableau isn’ t enough— the ability to effectively simplify and represent data visually is key)
  • Experience writing and interpreting business requirements

Educational Background
  • Bachelors degree required
  • Masters degree preferred

 
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Thu, 07 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[QA Tester (Gherkin, Ruby, Cucumber) with Excellent Communication Skills]]> Kavaliro is looking for a QA tester with excellent communication skills and knowledge of Web, SOA, Java and ETL applications.   Automation experience using Gherkin, Ruby,  Cucumber is required as well as experience with Oracle, Sybase, SQL and Access. Expertise with ALM or other test management tools is also required.

This is an immediate need with our direct client in Dallas, TX.

QA Analyst will act  as a key participant in application analysis, test strategy development, test case creation, test script development, test execution, defect tracking and reporting. 

Required: 
• Strong knowledge of Web, SOA, JAVA, ETL based applications 
• Expert knowledge of test management tools like ALM 
• Waterfall, Iterative, and Agile 
• Skilled in creating test cases from user stories for an Agile project 
• Strong SQL skills in Oracle, Sybase, MS-Access 
• Strong Unix and Windows skills 
• Experience in applying test automation using Gherkin, Ruby and Cucumber 
• Strong communication skills (This is a must) 
• Experience leading projects 

Minimum Qualifications: 
• Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Mathematics, Engineering or related field 
• Post-graduate degree desired 
• 3-5 years related work experience
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Thu, 07 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Principal Full Stack Engineer]]> Principal Full Stack Engineer 

Location: San Francisco

Salary: $160k

 

Responsibilities:

• Design, code, test, debug and document software, and enhance existing components to ensure that software meets business needs.  

• Contribute to the design and architecture to enable secure, scalable and maintainable software.

• Apply technical expertise to resolve challenging programming and design problems.  

• Design and Architect distributed scalable platform.  

• Accurately estimate engineering work effort for engineering team.  

• Build high quality code following unit testing and test driven development.

• Self-Starter and be passionate about learning new technologies and solving business problems using these technologies

 

Skills and Qualifications:

• BS/MS in Computer Science or equivalent work experience.

• 10+ years of work experience developing scalable, customer facing web and software applications.

• Strong experience building scalable software using NodeJS, AngularJS and other web frameworks.

• 3 years of professional experience working with Angular JS, Node JS or similar JavaScript frameworks is required.

• 3 years of experience building scalable apps using Java.

• 3 years of professional experience with Jasmine, Cucumber or other test frameworks.

• Experience using monitoring tools like Splunk, Sumologic, App Dynamics, Dynatrace to monitor the performance of the apps in Production environment.

• Experience deploying apps in AWS infrastructure.

• Experience using Grunt, Gulp, Maven, Ant or similar build tools.

• Experience with XML/JSON and developing REST services.

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Wed, 06 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Interactive Marketing Manager]]> SUMMARY:  

The Salesforce Community Manager leads and oversees the creation of the community engagement calendar from strategy through execution. The Salesforce Community Manager will work closely with cross-functional teams, business partners and vendors to define, lead the development, and execute deployment of all community related projects while ensuring timeliness in communication and ensuring the community calendar is aligned to meet business and community goals. The Salesforce Community Manager is the “ go-to” resource to communicate broadly to Trade Partners within the Salesforce Community and also facilitates the resolution of any community sourced questions or issues. This role is directly responsible for facilitating and measuring community engagement through relevant and authentic communication and actionable reporting.

 

RESPONSIBILITES
  • Develop a community engagement calendar to foster authentic engagement, bring long term value for the users and the business with the goal of standing out as a destination that users come to not just when they need something but that they go to because it is a tool that reflects who they are. Ensure freshness and relevance of content that is service oriented but not bland and reflects the brand character. Partnering with cross-functional partners and business leadership to define communication needs and address engagement opportunities through the development lifecycle of the community engagement calendar
  • Develop key performance indicators to measure community engagement success. Create and maintain reporting to share findings with multiple levels of leadership across the business to understand project ROI and provide measurable and actionable analytics
  • Develop key performance indicators to measure community engagement success. Create and maintain reporting to share findings with multiple levels of leadership across the business to understand project ROI and provide measurable and actionable analytics
  • Lead development with cross-functional teams, business partners and vendors to plan, organize, secure and manage resources to support all community project efforts. Ensure development lifecycle and implementation policies and governance procedures as applicable. Independently research, analyze, identify, document and communicate tasks to communicate community project goals and facilitate project deliverables. Partner to secure assets and provide direction on content creation for the community which could include blog posts, social tool kits, videos and training content
  • Maintain Salesforce community through following identified governance procedures. Maintain user profiles, system processes and content deployment. Partner with internal Salesforce development team and external vendor support to expand functionality and escalate issues. 
  • Serve as the community “ change agent” to lead change and provide direction and communication to both internal teams and the community users. Plan and facilitate training and documentation to aide users both internal and external on how to navigate community features and processes. Partner with internal Sales team to help them leverage the powerful opportunity that the community provides to connect users with business partners
  • Review and resolve community questions/issues in a timely manner though partnering with appropriate internal SMEs throughout the business to get information and escalate issues where necessary. Build a scalable business expertise capability as well as a support network to ensure that all community issues can be resolved or addressed quickly
  • Drive a positive user experience through providing an “ insider voice” to act as a liaison to the business and business resources. Advocate to the business on behalf of the users and advocate to the users on behalf of the business. Ensure alignment with key business stakeholders to ensure strategy conception, creation and presentation are aligned with business and user goals and needs.
  • Identify and engage with Community “ Trade Advocates” to understand how to continue to drive value on behalf of the users and fuel continuous organic engagement. Create a curated experience and encourage community creation and involvement
  • Understand and actively participate in Environmental, Health & Safety responsibilities by following established UO policy, procedures, training and team member involvement activities.

 

 

QUALIFICATIONS
  • High school degree or GED is required. Bachelor’ s degree is preferred in Marketing, Advertising, Communications, Public Relations, Business or related field.
  • Knowledge of Salesforce, social communities and project management concepts and processes, requirements gathering preferred.
  • 3-5 years’ equivalent work experience.
  • Experience preferred in Salesforce, social communities, project management or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Requires the use of sound business judgment in coordinating the requirements of the user group(s) for a project.
  • Conflict resolution and problem solving techniques required.
  • Good in presentation, facilitation, communication, and strong attention to detail required. 
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Wed, 06 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Business Analyst]]> Responsibilities: 
Support micro services team in the development of integration services. 

Qualifications:
  • Create Rally stories for REST services development test
  • Create/document REST service test cases working with QA
  • Support architects in design creation and documentation
  • Technical Analyst to support the definition of integration APIs and supporting services.
  • Work with consuming systems to collect requirements and negotiate data contract.
  • Coordinate with data architecture on data contracts and design.
  • Communicate and educate teams on integration patterns and available APIs. 
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Wed, 06 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[.NET Application Developer]]> JOB DESCRIPTION:

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Develop, code and test new application systems, web sites, and web services that adhere to development standards and guidelines.
  • Provide ongoing application support for technical request and issues.
  • Applies updates to correct bugs in existing application programs.
  • Prioritize activities to ensure goals are met.
  • Utilize version management tools.
  • Create operational documentation
  • Consult closely with PM, technical analysts and subject matter experts related to projects and tasks
  • All other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Bachelor' s Degree with Relevant Development Certifications preferred
  • Must have 3 + years of experience with the following tools:
    • MS VB.Net 2005 to 2013, Both Windows Forms and Web (ASP/MVC) technologies
    • MS SQL 2005 or higher (T-SQL, Stored Procedures, Triggers, etc.)
    • HTML
  • Experience with the following a plus:
    • AJAX, Java Script, XML
    • Mobile App Development
    • Syteline ERP 8 programming
  • Experience developing software using an Agile development methodology (Scrum preferred)
  • Experience developing database-backed websites using: HTML5/CSS3
  • Strong troubleshooting abilities to get to the source of problems and think critically regarding possible solutions
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple, sometimes unrelated efforts simultaneously.
  • Possess judgment and decision-making qualities for situations that go beyond clear, concise guidelines and the ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. 
  • Possess advanced communication skills and the ability to write reports and documentation. Possess the ability to speak effectively before employees or management.
  • Possess the ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form.
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Wed, 06 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Sr DevOps Engineer]]> Kavaliro seeks a Sr DevOps Engineer for a contract position with our direct client in Bethesda MD. The Devops is responsible for creating infrastructure designs and guiding the development and implementation of cloud applications, systems and processes. This position will be working directly with application developers, usually embedded within the web/cloud development team itself. The candidate will need to be able to handle multiple tasks in a fast paced team environment. 
  • Education  Bachelor’ s degree in Computer Science, MIS or related technical field required. 
  • Minimum Experience  Minimum 8 years related work experience in DevOps 
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience working in an AWS environment

Specialized Knowledge & Skills 
  • Thorough understanding of Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment methodologies  Strong experience in microservice migration, including containerization and serverless architecture 
  • Experience building pipelines with CI/CD tools  Fluent implementing large-scale infrastructure as code 
  • Experienced in architecting for high availability and cost-effective scalability in AWS  Ability to use a wide variety of open source technologies and cloud services 
  • Experience with automation/configuration management using Puppet, Chef or an equivalent  Scripting experience with maven, Linux, python, and other related languages  Background in Linux/Unix and Windows administration
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Wed, 06 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Lead Engineer]]> POSITION: 

Candidate must be experienced with B2B, middleware, and infrastructure management practices, processes, and procedures; including strong engineering and technical administrative/support experience with a Enterprise MFT platform. This person will demonstrate collaboration skills with internal and external teams, independent task management, and leadership to drive solutioning for existing and new MFT processing. 


RESPONSIBILITIES: 
o Assists with the deployment of new Enterprise Managed File Transfer solution. 
o Assists to integrate Enterprise MFT with other software platforms throughout the organization. 
o Assists with development of documentation for current and new MFT solution best practices, policies, and procedures for system installation, deployment, and operation. 
o Provide training and knowledge transfer to team members. 
o Maintain MFT platform operating system, software, and hardware (patches, upgrade, health check, etc).
o Manage multiple activities/tasks with little supervision to deliver results. 
o Works with both internal and external partners for file transfers. 
o Works hand-in-hand with project managers, engineers, operations, support, administrators, and customers to deliver projects on time and in budget. 
o Provides rotational on-call support. 

QUALIFICATIONS: 
o Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, Information Technology, or equivalent. 
o Minimum of 5+ years overall in Information Technology 
o Minimum of 2+ years of experience with Managed File Transfer products such as Axway MFT, or GlobalScape MFT with preference given to IBM Sterling File Gateway. 
o Strong experience with Windows, Solaris, and specifically Linux operating systems. 
o Solid understanding of Network operations and internet protocols (DNS, FTP, SFTP, FTPS, HTTP, LDAP, SMTP, SNMP, SSH, TCP, IPv4, IPv6 and IPSec). 
o Experience using encryption programs (PGP/GPG), public/private keys, key signing. 
o Strong understanding of managed file transfer technologies (AS2, EDI, PGP, PKI, S/MIME). 
o Familiarity in working with SSL certificates, public/private keys, SSH public/private keys. 
o Excellent analytical, troubleshooting and problem-solving skills. 
o Excellent oral and written communication skills. 
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Wed, 06 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Business Intelligence/Reporting Analyst:]]> Business Intelligence/Reporting Analyst:

This position reports to the Manager of Business Reporting Services and is primarily responsible for the development and maintenance of reports to support decision making within the organization.

Job Duties:

Development of medium to complex solutions using SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS), Power BI, Excel Services or PowerPivot.
Support creation and maintenance of tabular models and cubes in PowerPivot or SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
Ability to develop medium to complex SQL against either Oracle or SQL Server databases.
Works with internal customers on the development of report requirement documents
Documenting warehouses to support cross training of co-workers
Provide solutions to complex business problems in a systematic manner
Must possess strong oral communication skills (ability to communicate with customers in other locations via phone)

Desired qualifications:

Experienced in Project Management fundamentals to help drive projects and initiatives to successful conclusions
Experience with Microsoft Access VBA coding.
Bachelor' s Degree or a combination of education plus equivalent work experience.

 
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Tue, 05 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Software Tester]]> Software Tester

Responsible for developing test scenarios, test cases, and test scripts. 
Person will define, collect, and document data for testing while also be able to identify, log and review defects. 
Maintain and retire test cases and test scripts at the end of the work effort. 
Maintain traceability between test cases/scripts and requirements
Ensure that all testing results are easily accessible
Ensure that the team follows the testing standards, guidelines, and testing methodology as specified in the testing approach
Review test, validation, and pilot results with Test Lead to ensure that they meet the entry and exit criteria. 
Create framework components and reusable functions for automation and performance testing. 
Build user documents and script maintenance instructions for automation and performance testing scripts.
Ensure that defects are clearly and coherently documented and associated to a failed script and script steps. 
Ability to follow-up on defects until a resolution is provided i.e. ownership 

REQUIRED SKILLS: 

BS in Computer Systems, Engineering, or equivalent experience is required 
Minimum 5 years of testing experience 
Use of HP Quality Center 
Proficient in UFT for functional and regression automation testing 
Write, Maintain and update automation scripts 
Convert existing manual test scripts to automation
 
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<![CDATA[Digital Project Manager]]> The Project Manager is responsible for ensuring that the digital projects related to our platform development are satisfied within scope, budget and schedule. This is to be accomplished through the utilization of a defined methodology established and supported by the Project Management Office (PMO) within Digital Operations.

While all of the following are important and applicable, in support of agile software development, the Project Manager will be expected to value:
  • Individuals and interactions over processes and tools.
  • Working software over comprehensive documentation.
  • Customer collaboration over contract negotiation.
  • Responding to change over following a plan.

A Project Manager has the following responsibilities:
  • Adept in the application and management of agile development practices.
  • Knowledge of Web content management systems (CMS).
  • Basic understanding of industry standard web analytics and metrics tools.
  • Ensures that projects produce quality deliverables that will support the business needs.
  • Consults with management and business areas and reviews program or project proposals to determine development effort, time frames, and allotment of resources.
  • Ensures project progress is on schedule and tracked. Prepares and modifies burndowns, schedules, deliverables, and resources.
  • Provides daily and weekly statuses. Consistently and willingly provides necessary and appropriate documentation
  • Manages the project to meet deliverables using sound business judgment.
  • Recognizes and manages changes in project scope and time.
  • Demonstrates project leadership experience.
  • Sets and manages expectations to project stakeholders and the project team.
  • Leads the project team to identify and resolve underlying causes of the problems.
  • Serves as a good communicator, listener, and motivator with solid people management and team building skills.
  • Serves as a good negotiator who understands and follows defined processes.
  • Maintains a high degree of self-motivation, commitment, and integrity; proactive vs. reactive.
  • Shows flexibility and discipline in providing results.
  • Manages multiple projects
  • Demonstrates knowledge of information technologies.

In addition the following skills are desired:
  • Problem Solving - assesses/solves business and technical problems
  • Creativity & Innovation - proactive, timely, and appropriate
  • Planning & Organization - logical, knows and works from objectives
  • Thoroughness - good follow through and closure
  • Consulting Skills - able/willing to give business/technical help
  • Training - able/willing to provide instructions to increase the competencies of others to perform their job duties

Desired qualifications:
  • Possesses a bachelor’ s degree in journalism, computer science, business, or an analytical field, or equivalent experience.
  • Possesses solid project management skills and has the ability to multitask using sound business skills.
  • Possesses a minimum of three years in applications development.
  • Experience in developing, implementing and managing digital content initiatives, including the measuring and analysis of key audience metrics.
  • Familiarity with digital content consumption principles per channel (and the ability to adapt/ignore them as dictated by data).
  • Willingness to be continually learning the latest platforms, technology tools 
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<![CDATA[CI/CD Engineer]]> Candidate will be required to work in a consultative manner directly with customers, and customer support teams to deliver projects which include the following responsibilities:

 
  • Supporting development team by providing CI/CD features.
  • Providing industry best CI/CD to Java/JEE/.NET/NodeJS/Angular/iOS/Android projects.
  • Contributing to CI/CD process, developing deployment scripts with high standard to make it highly configurable and maintainable.
  • Build and execute the scripts to do administrative activities and automate as much as possible.
  • The CI/CD Systems Engineer needs to be a highly motivated individual who can work in a fast-paced environment and when given specific tasks can take responsibility for completing them in a timely manner without significant guidance.
  • This is a hands-on role working collaboratively to enable quick builds in parallel project driven Agile development environment to support automated testing of custom Java Applications.
  • Act as a liaison between QA, application development and operations

 

Key skills

 
  • Experience in designing and implementation of Continuous Integration (CI), Continuous Delivery (CD), Release Management, DevOps.
  • Agile Project Tracking tools, Source Code Management, Test Management, Configuration Management, Build, Deployment and Test Automation Tools.
  • Create and maintain build scripts for Java applications with tools like Maven, Gradle, or similar.
  • Create and maintain deployment scripts of Java/J2EE Applications to any Application Server.
  • Working experience on *INX (Mostly Linux RHEL), should be comfortable with multi clustered applications deployed in highly available online systems.
  • Solid experience on continuous integration eg: Jenkins, Bamboo etc. including administration and usage.
  • Strong scripting skills Groovy/Shell/Python and other scripting languages.
  • Experience on version control systems like Git/SVN etc with all administrative advanced features.
  • Understanding of automation tools Chef/Puppet etc is a must.
  • Experience in High Availability Architecture and Deployments like Zero Downtime Deployment, Light/Dark, Green/Blue etc. architecture  
  • In addition to automation, the CI/CD  engineer will monitor, analyze and recommend enhancements to the build and deployment pipeline to ensure builds are deployed in an accurate and timely manner.
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<![CDATA[Senior Security Analyst]]> The IT Security Analyst will be responsible for identifying, prioritizing and eradicating vulnerabilities within computer systems and networks, throughout our Client' s environment. This role will be responsible for identifying vulnerabilities across the environment, analyzing the vulnerabilities, and prioritizing the remediation efforts. The remediation efforts will need to be tracked to ensure all systems, within the environment, are up-to-date. This role must also be a champion for vulnerability management and information security including: broadening security awareness, informing others on the services TVM can provide, education of security best practices, and integration with other business areas.

 

Responsibilities and Duties:
  • Supports the team with reporting, management, and remediation of threats
  • Performs assessments and correlates vulnerability data, in order to quickly identify risks
  • Recommends and tracks the application of fixes, security patches, and security updates
  • Produces reports on patches, exploits, and vulnerabilities
  • Builds partnerships with technical teams to promote best practices for managing vulnerabilities in an agile manner
  • Develops and maintains comprehensive documentation
  • Develops and improves KPIs, metrics, and trending for vulnerability management functions
  • Identifies and recommends appropriate measures to manage and remediate vulnerabilities, as well as reduces potential impacts on information resources to a level acceptable to senior management
  • Communicates technical issues to technical and non-technical business area representatives
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<![CDATA[Senior .NET Developer]]> Senior .NET Developer

The management team is looking for a highly motivated, outspoken, agent of change to work within a very skilled agile team to deliver solutions and provide guidance across organizational boundaries for very visible projects. Looking for someone with experience creating or maintaining ESB workflows and .NET (ASP) development experience.

Responsibilities

- Design and develop scalable solutions to integrate our applications across channels
- Creates and maintains components in ESB tier
- Proactively communicates with and works across external teams to implement solutions

Required Skills

10 or more  years of development experience

7 or more years of .NET and ASP.NET Development experience

3+ years of experience with Web Services, WCF, WebAPI, AngularJS, MVC

The ideal candidate should be comfortable and excited about working in the full stack: developer operations, distributed messaging, application library development, and service oriented architecture. We are looking for someone who has experience designing and implementing integrated solutions and building fully instrumented systems in on-prem and cloud based systems.

Desired Skills

-  Experience with Rabbit MQ, Mule ESB, Azure Service Bus, API Management, AMQP based development
-  Knowledge of system development, testing and monitoring using DynaTrace, Splunk or other AppInsight Knowledge of Messaging, Clusters, Distributed Computing architecture and Hardware sizing Scrum methodologies Secure Azure cloud development experience with PaaS and IaaS understanding.

 
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<![CDATA[Programmer (C++, Java, R, Linux)]]> Kavaliro is looking for a C++ Developer with strong statistical and algorithm experience. Analyze highly complex business requirements; generate technical specifications to design or redesign complex software components and applications
  • Act as an expert technical resource for modeling, simulation and analysis efforts
  • Leverage industry best practices to design, test, implement and support a solution
  • Assure quality, security and compliance requirements are met for supported area
  • Be flexible and thrive in an evolving environment
  • Adapt to change quickly and adjust work accordingly in a positive manner

 

Qualifications:

 
  • Master' s degree in a technical field such as computer science, computer engineering or related field required
  • 5-7 years’ experience required
  • Knowledge in quantitative financial analytics (preferably in mortgage credit risk analytics),
  • Data Analysis / Data Mining.
  • Development experience in C++ (expert level), Linux OS (expert level), Linux scripts, Java, Perl, R, Python.
  • Hands on experience in designing, developing and successful deployment of large scale projects from end-to-end (including knowledge of Clear Case and CVS source controls).
  • Hands on experience in following the iterative and agile SDLC.

 
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<![CDATA[Production Artist]]> Production Artist

To assist with the design, production and creation of visual materials for the clinic and the clinic affiliates in a variety of mediums, which may include: books, magazines, brochures, physical displays, gifts, posters and electronic mediums including web design, electronic presentations, and multimedia products. The Production Designer may perform and/or assist in: image manipulation, file preparation, information layout, physical assembly, and/or direct customer consultation in additional to their normal production activities. Some tasks will be routine and pre-defined, others more open to creative problem solving within the brand identity standards. 

  A large initial portion of the work will be templated items, needing updates and copy updated.

 

Qualifications:

Candidates must be familiar with the use and application of a wide variety of design software programs. Expertise in Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, and Microsoft Office.

  Knowledge of Web image formats, image optimization and image manipulation are a plus.

  Knowledge of PowerPoint is a plus.

  This position requires a two-year degree in graphic design, fine arts, illustration or related field. At least two years experience in a service-oriented high-volume setting, manipulating and optimizing images, and assisting with product design and production. Excellent time management skills; Ability to communicate clearly and articulately; Ability to work in a multi-disciplinary team-based environment; Ability to take direction from art directors and designers. Organized self-starter that is highly productive, has a strong work ethic, is detail-oriented, and has good basic design instincts.

 

Candidates should possess excellent organizational, interpersonal and communication skills. The production designer must be able to work under tight deadlines, work on multiple projects at one time, and be able to self-manage workloads. Flexibility is a requirement as the field evolves towards newer technologies.
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<![CDATA[Project Controls Specialist]]> Candidate will lead the development of the reporting systems for project controls assignments. Perform complex aspects of individual project estimating, scheduling, change documentation and cost control while reporting up to program or portfolio level as well as trains and teaches other members 
Lead Development / Generation of Periodic Project Controls Reporting. 
Provide leadership in development and generation of daily, weekly, monthly and quarterly project controls reporting
Responsible for gathering, verifying, validating and analyzing data in support of project controls reporting. 
Responsible for distributing and archiving project controls reports as appropriate. Ina addition, provide presentation quality report and be available to present if needed to project team/management team. 
Identify, assess, gain approval for, and distribute change requests, change notices and/or change orders in a manner compliant with internal governance standards and terms and conditions of relevant contracts (as appropriate). 
Oversee Project Controls Benchmarking and Self-Assessment Initiatives. 
Assist in scheduling and carrying out benchmarking and self-assessment initiatives relevant to project controls and the types of projects typically managed by the project controls group. 
Identify and communicate improvement opportunities, adoption of best practices and counter measures to address gaps in performance. 
Leads development and maintenance of WBS, project schedules, cost estimates, track and trend cash flow reports, change control documentation (scope, cost or schedule) and/or any reports associated with project controls. 
Tracks and reports project status performs variance, earned value and critical path analyses at a level appropriate for the project. 
Create and Maintain Project Estimate. Work as/with Estimator(s) to create or create project cost estimate in order to establish effective cost controls management. 
Assure that project estimate includes all necessary raw materials, resource / labor rates, manufactured materials / equipment as well as current industry data relative to project scope.
Responsible for maintaining effective relationships with customers, supports the resolution of quality issues and complete assignments (proposals, project tasks, reports, etc.) within negotiated budgets and schedules.

REQUIRED SKILLS: 

Graduation from a four-year college or university - business, finance, project management, engineering, technical, or equivalent minimum of 7 years of project controls experience 

Expertise in project management 
Strong experience in project controls concepts 
Computer applications: MS Project/MS Office Suite, Primavera, Business Objects, Prolog, Passport, Visio, Powerplant, Emax, Peoplesoft

DESIRED SKILLS: 

Masters – business, finance, project management, or equivalent 
PMI or AACE certification (the following or equivalent are acceptable - PMP, CAPM, PMI-SP, AACE-CCC, AACE-PSP, AACE-CEP, AACE-EVP) 
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<![CDATA[Project Controls Specialist]]> Candidate will lead the development of the reporting systems for project controls assignments. Perform complex aspects of individual project estimating, scheduling, change documentation and cost control while reporting up to program or portfolio level as well as trains and teaches other members 
Lead Development / Generation of Periodic Project Controls Reporting. 
Provide leadership in development and generation of daily, weekly, monthly and quarterly project controls reporting
Responsible for gathering, verifying, validating and analyzing data in support of project controls reporting. 
Responsible for distributing and archiving project controls reports as appropriate. Ina addition, provide presentation quality report and be available to present if needed to project team/management team. 
Identify, assess, gain approval for, and distribute change requests, change notices and/or change orders in a manner compliant with internal governance standards and terms and conditions of relevant contracts (as appropriate). 
Oversee Project Controls Benchmarking and Self-Assessment Initiatives. 
Assist in scheduling and carrying out benchmarking and self-assessment initiatives relevant to project controls and the types of projects typically managed by the project controls group. 
Identify and communicate improvement opportunities, adoption of best practices and counter measures to address gaps in performance. 
Leads development and maintenance of WBS, project schedules, cost estimates, track and trend cash flow reports, change control documentation (scope, cost or schedule) and/or any reports associated with project controls. 
Tracks and reports project status performs variance, earned value and critical path analyses at a level appropriate for the project. 
Create and Maintain Project Estimate. Work as/with Estimator(s) to create or create project cost estimate in order to establish effective cost controls management. 
Assure that project estimate includes all necessary raw materials, resource / labor rates, manufactured materials / equipment as well as current industry data relative to project scope.
Responsible for maintaining effective relationships with customers, supports the resolution of quality issues and complete assignments (proposals, project tasks, reports, etc.) within negotiated budgets and schedules.

REQUIRED SKILLS: 

Graduation from a four-year college or university - business, finance, project management, engineering, technical, or equivalent minimum of 7 years of project controls experience 

Expertise in project management 
Strong experience in project controls concepts 
Computer applications: MS Project/MS Office Suite, Primavera, Business Objects, Prolog, Passport, Visio, Powerplant, Emax, Peoplesoft

DESIRED SKILLS: 

Masters – business, finance, project management, or equivalent 
PMI or AACE certification (the following or equivalent are acceptable - PMP, CAPM, PMI-SP, AACE-CCC, AACE-PSP, AACE-CEP, AACE-EVP) 
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<![CDATA[Sr. DevOps Engineer (Salesforce Identity, Core Java, Agile)]]> Kavaliro is looking for a DevOps Engineer with expertise in Core Java, DevOps methodology and Salesforce  user creation management/Identity services. 

Looking for experience:
  • Building SOAP UI
  • User creation management in Salesforce
  • DevOps knowledge on automated, testing & deployment

  Responsibilities:
  • Participate with team of technical staff and business managers or practitioners in the business unit to determine systems requirements and functionalities needed in large/complex development project
  • Assess detailed specifications against design requirements and develop technical documentation and SDLC-related artifacts for projects
  • Serve as project lead or lead technical staff in course of application development project
  • Work with external teams and systems to determine how they need to align with access management from a technical and process perspective
  • Contribute during all phases of the software development lifecycle
  • Write well-designed, testable, efficient code
  • Ensure designs are in compliance with specifications
  • Create and execute development unit test cases and support higher environment testing cycles
  • Support continuous improvement by investigating alternatives and technologies and presenting these for architectural review

 

Qualifications
  • 7 to 8 years of relevant work experience: experience in large/complex IT architecture environments and experience as a solution or application architect on large-scale development projects
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Ability to interact with both Business and Technology colleagues
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills demonstrated by the ability to assimilate new information, understand complex topics and arrive at sound analysis and judgment
  • Proven working knowledge of OOPS concept, Java, J2EE, Web Services, Oracle and related technologies
  • Experience architecting designing, programming, and configuring the Salesforce.com platform and deep functional understanding of its capabilities and limitations.
  • Minimum 4+ years with advanced Salesforce.com development tools and techniques, e.g. APEX language, Force.com custom development, triggers, controllers, Force.com, SOAP and REST APIs, JSON, sObjects, SOQL, SOSL, outbound messaging and creating Visual Force pages. Experience integrating Salesforce.com with enterprise-level applications though all available integration channels as well as Salesforce-to-Salesforce integrations
  • Experience with cloud ETL tools, such as Data Loader and Informatica Cloud, as well as web-service integration.
  • Strong analysis and design skills, including requirements analysis, Object Oriented design patterns, and UML
  • Demonstrated knowledge and competence in project management principles
  • Excellent verbal communication, writing and presentation skills

 
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<![CDATA[IT Support Specialist with Autosys]]> Kavaliro seeks a IT Support Specialist for a position with our direct client In Dallas Texas. Candidate will be responsible to provide support to the generation of proprietary business related reporting and forecasts using a combination of custom applications, SAS modeling tools and Autosys job scheduling routines. Work closely with Business, Audit & Compliance and level 3 support teams to answer technical questions, troubleshoot problems, and support users throughout the report generation period. Deliver the final product to target audience and archive in accordance with documented retention requirements. During these activities the support member may extract data, format and run reports, or perform specific analytical functions using application or COTs tools and routines. 

KEY JOB FUNCTIONS: 
  • Work closely with internal team members and other stakeholders oversee the monthly, quarterly and annual production of business analytic reports and forecasts. 
  • Attention to detail and strong time management skills. 
  • Interface with various 
  • Track production issues and report periodically to group charged with monitoring uptime and efficiency of production application. 
  • Assist with the setup and configuration of monitoring and alerting for Production applications. 


EDUCATION 
Associates Degree or Technical certification or equivalent required 

MINIMUM EXPERIENCE: 
2+ years of related experience 

SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS: 
  • Autosys or other job scheduling tools 
  • UNIX command line and UNIX scripting experience 
  • Window O/S support experience 
  • Remedy, ServiceNow or other ticketing management system knowledge and experience 
  • Must have previous production support experience; ideally in 24x7 rotation 
  • Strong written and oral communication skills 
  • Ability to participate in and lead technical discussions between stakeholders 


PREFERRED KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS: 
  • Prior Financial Services experience 
  • SAS support experience 
  • Reporting Tools (Business Objects, Excel, Tableau) 
  • ITIL Foundation and or intermediate certifications 
  • Prior experience working with Business analytics production activities
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<![CDATA[Engineering Coordinator]]> Coordinator will work with the Planners to coordinate Wireman through their supervision for field support with Relay Technicians on projects.
The Coordinator will work with the Relay Planner to coordinate for shop activities (including scheduling when work gets done) on projects.
Planning for and scheduling materials needed to complete work in the shop.
Planning and scheduling receiving and delivery of electrical panels and electrical cabinets passing through the shop.
Maintain an active view of all contract work and schedule on the SharePoint site.
Meet weekly with Manager, Engineers and Planners.
Support Contractors by verifying invoices and approving as needed. Incumbent will be responsible for in-boarding and out-boarding contractors, performing evaluations and providing feedback to contractors on performance.
Additionally, the incumbent will provide other administrative duties as require or directed by Management.
The Coordinator will serve as a single point of contact for field representatives(supervisors) to provide relay C&M support in the field.
Will work very closely with area Relay supervisors to complete relay assignments that cannot be completed by the company crews.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:

2 yr. Technical Degree or equivalent work experience
Experience with electrical equipment preferably high voltage is required
Experience with scheduling field technicians and coordinating with engineering resources is required

DESIRED EXPERIENCE:

Four-year degree in Engineering
Experience in electrical testing directly related to the utility industry
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<![CDATA[Analyst-Targeting and Data]]> Summary:

This role is responsible for QA, implementation and testing of the web platform optimization efforts supporting Ecommerce, Digital Analytics departments. 

 

Responsibilities: 
  • QA Testing Variation in dev and production environment
  • Ensure data capture and differentiation amongst testing variations
  • Ensure cross-browser and cross device compatibility or exclusions
  • Report on possible impact to user experience
  • Run compatibility tests

 

Qualifications:
  • 1 to 3 years of experience with Adobe Target (formerly Test and Target)
  • QA Experience within Target, Optimizely, VWO test setup;
  • Expertise in Web analytics tools (Omniture SiteCatalyst & Discover, Google Analytics 360) strongly preferred
  • Experience reporting on test results, creating test data ad-hoc, deep dives
  • eCommerce experience a plus. Omnichannel reporting experience also a plus
  • Advanced MS Excel skills required.
  • Advanced database or business intelligence experience a plus
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to effectively multi-task and prioritize in a fast-paced environment
  • Familiarity with tagging and tracking implementation methodology
  • Familiarity with agile methodology as well as waterfall
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently in a deadline oriented environment
  • Demonstrated experience in troubleshooting and resolving problems
  • Ability to quickly learn new technologies, applications and processes
  • Demonstrated ability to work directly with internal departments towards issue resolution/project release
  • Experience in troubleshooting and resolving problems

 
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<![CDATA[Fiber Designer ]]> Fiber Designer

Primarily for support of outside plant design with a focus on fiber documentation.
Role has a strong focus on preparing and maintaining fiber documentation and will provide other support to the OSP engineering team including such tasks as assisting with permitting (DOT, Railroad, etc), creating bill of materials and cost estimates, verifying plant locations and reconciling records.
Understanding Joint Use Policies and reading as-built documentation from varying fiber installation techniques such as boring, trenching, and aerial cable installation 
Documenting fiber optic network infrastructure that connects to transport, data, voice and other miscellaneous platforms.

REQUIRED SKILLS: 

A working knowledge with a wide variety of outside plant, telecom devices and systems.
Experience with documentation tools such as Fiberbase or MapInfo
Experience with AutoCAD or Microstation is required
Experience with MS office tools (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio)
Knowledge of National Electric Safety Code
Knowledge of fiber cable types and various installations such as OPGW, ADSS Power and Communications Space, and underground 
Experience with pole loading analysis, sag and tension charts
No per diem available 

 
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<![CDATA[Revenue Recognition Analyst]]> We are looking for a high energy, self-starter who prides themselves on having strong business acumen, holds themselves to a high standard of performance and has a get it done attitude to join our North American team as a Revenue Analyst. The Revenue Analyst is responsible for reviewing contracts and establishing the related revenue recognition consistent with internal policies and U.S. GAAP for their assigned regions across North America.

Minimum Qualifications:
  • Hold a Bachelor’ s degree in Accounting or related field or equivalent experience
  • Have a minimum of 4 years’ accounting experience with 2+ years of revenue recognition experience
  • Advanced experience in Excel
  • Familiar with ASC 605, ASC 606, ASC 985-605, ASU 2009-13 and ASU 2009-14
  • Experienced in reading and interpreting contracts
  • Experienced with CRM, Reporting and ERP systems.
  • Previous experience with Tensoft, BPCS, SAP, SFDC and Hyperion desirable  

 

Essential Duties/Principal Responsibilities:
  • Maintain contract, customer documentation and revenue schedules for assigned areas required for review and audit of revenue(including contracts/statements of work, purchase orders, customer acceptance and other documentation)
  • Month-end and quarter-end close activities (including deferral and recognition of cost of revenue, GAAP revenue recognition under SAB104, ASC605-25, and ASC985-605 and ASC606, tracking of customer services level commitments, balance sheet reconciliations, monthly management reporting package and flux analyses)
  • Review executed Sales Offerings/Models, Contracts and Addendums to assess appropriate revenue recognition to ensure compliance with global revenue recognition policy.
  • Reporting on revenue, projects, deferral metrics and other items as requested for assigned regions
  • Facilitate Operations and Project Update calls for assigned regions & prepare summary for review with Global Revenue Manager
  • Assist with VSOE and BESP testing as required
  • Review orders to ensure correct revenue allocations are in line with relative fair value accounting rules
  • Provide direction to the Business in structuring customer contracts
  • Recommend process improvements with regards to policies and procedures
  • Track and facilitate Revenue Recognition training compliance for assigned region(s).
  • Ability to assist with additional projects and tasks related to Finance as they arise
  • Collaborate and communicate with Accounting, Bids and Proposals Team, Supply Chain, Sales, Marketing, Legal, Customer Operations, Customer Support, IT and External Auditors
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<![CDATA[Business Analyst with mortgage industry experience]]> Kavaliro is looking for a Senior Business Analyst with UAT support experience in the mortrgage/finance industries.   This position is located in Herndon, VA with our direct client and is an immediate need!  

Top 4  Qualifications:
  1. Quick learner – get on the ground and start running.
  2. Mortgage industry experience – all aspects of loan financing from delivery to securitization to settlements
  3. Communication skills to interact with business owners and technology teams. 
  4. Strong technical  knowledge

Other Qualifications:

- 5-7 plus years of experience

- Some UAT, manual and automation testing experience. 

- Agile methodology and Jira

- SQL (intermediate or higher)

- Functional/Technical balance– 75/25  (person is not coding but BA’ s must be able to query data in SQL). 

- Understand " Legacy and Future" Infrastructure concept

 

Description:

- Multi-year project that involves lots of applications (re-platformig effort). 

- Agile shop that supports 4 teams  

-  Liaison  between  product owner and developers to ensure requirements meet specifications. 

- Support UAT and other testing teams

 

Thank you
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<![CDATA[Interactive Marketing Manager-Salesforce Digital Content Producer]]> SUMMARY

The Salesforce Digital Content Producer leads the requirements and oversees all communication and the creation of all digital content that supports the community engagement calendar from strategy through execution. The Salesforce Digital Content Producer will work closely with cross-functional teams, business partners and vendors to define, develop, and execute deployment of all community related digital assets while ensuring timeliness in delivery and ensuring the content meets system requirements and is aligned to meet business and community goals. The Salesforce Digital Content Producer is responsible for ensuring accurate and timely content delivery, publishing and archiving in compliance with business processes.

 

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Understand content technical requirements necessary to publish and archive content within the Salesforce Community. Ensure all content is developed and published using Salesforce and internal technical best practices.
  • Support the Salesforce Community engagement calendar through providing direction and delivering relevant and authentic content that supports the strategy, timing and engagement goals. Lead the communication and direction through all business channels to support community objectives.
  • Lead development with cross-functional teams, business partners and vendors to plan, organize, secure and manage resources to support all community digital content needs. Ensure development lifecycle and implementation policies and governance procedures as applicable. Independently research, analyze, identify, document and communicate tasks to communicate community project goals and facilitate project deliverables. Partner to secure assets and provide direction on content creation for the community which could include blog posts, social tool kits, videos and training content
  • Maintain Salesforce community through following identified governance procedures. Maintain user profiles, system processes and content deployment. Partner with internal Salesforce development team and external vendor support to expand functionality and escalate issues.
  • Serve as a community “ change agent” to lead change and provide direction and communication to both internal teams and the community users. Plan and facilitate training and documentation to aide users both internal and external on how to navigate community features and processes.
  • Lead the review and resolution of community questions/issues in a timely manner though partnering with appropriate internal SMEs throughout the business to get information and escalate issues where necessary. Build a scalable business expertise capability as well as a support network to ensure that all community issues can be resolved or addressed quickly
  • Drive a positive user experience through providing an “ insider voice” to act as a liaison to the business and business resources. Advocate to the business on behalf of the users and advocate to the users on behalf of the business. Ensure alignment with key business stakeholders to ensure strategy conception, creation and presentation are aligned with business and user goals and needs.
  • Engage with Community “ Brand Advocates” to understand how to continue to drive value on behalf of the users and fuel continuous organic engagement. Understand how users want to receive information and ensure that this is communication through cross-functional partners to ensure appropriate delivery.

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

Education: 
  • High school degree or GED is required.  Bachelor’ s degree is preferred in Marketing, Advertising, Communications, Public Relations, Graphic Design, Business or related field. 

 

Experience: 
  • College diploma or university degree in the field of Marketing, Advertising, Communications, Public Relations, Graphic Design, Business or related field and/or 3-5 years equivalent work experience. 
  • Experience preferred in Salesforce, digital content production, social communities, project management or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Requires the use of sound business judgment in coordinating the requirements of the user group(s) for a project.  Conflict resolution and problem solving techniques required. Good in presentation, facilitation, communication, and strong attention to detail required.
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<![CDATA[Lead Java Developer]]> Kavalilro is looking for a Lead Java Developer to develop, modify, or update service platform used by business units or infrastructure units. Technical lead role in development and support of a shared service (caching) including implementation needs and integration with business application. Participate and contribute in the software development life cycle to create, upgrade, and modify the software service and platform.

Top skills must have:
  • Java
  • Spring
  • In memory grid technology
  • Caching
  • Experience with applications that involve transaction, messaging, event driven.
  • Agile
  • AWS

KEY JOB FUNCTIONS
  • Participate with team of technical staff and project managers or agile practitioners to determine systems requirements and functionalities needed in large/complex development project.
  • Assess and develop high level design requirements for project and communicate in writing or in meetings with development team. Assess detailed specifications against design requirements.
  • Review coding done to application upgrade, extension, or other code development. Analyze application for data integrity issues.
  • Develop test protocols or plan for testing revised application and review test results.
  • Serve as project lead or lead technical staff in course of application development project
  • May use high end development tools to assist or facilitate development process.

    

SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS   
  • Provide software development and operational maintenance of distributed In-Memory-Data-Grid (IMDG) platform including Java-based/Spring application environment. (e.g. GemFire, AWS Elasticache (Redis/MemcacheD), Terracotta, MongoDB, Coherence, Hazelcast, Ignite/GridGain or similar technologies)
  • Knowledge and experience with cloud architecture and solutions using AWS web services and Amazon market place products is a plus.
  • The analysis, design, program code, test, deployment and implementation of transaction and data management solutions.
  • Strong communication skills and ability to define and present complex design ideas to various stakeholders including development team and operations team.
  • Hands-on experience working on various technologies such as Spring, Spring STS, Eclipse, Hibernate, JDBC, JPA, Tomcat, Spring Data, RESTful Architectures, XML, XSLT, HTML, JSON, J2EE, JavaScript, SOA/ESB, JMS, MQ Series, Tibco EMS, Object Oriented data and asynchronous integration design patterns.
  • Experience using one or more testing frameworks, integration and automation tools like Junit, Mockito, Maven, Jenkins, Nexus, SVN.
  • Experience in writing OQL or SQL Statements for database queries/transactions using RDBMS database like Oracle DB, MySQL, MS SQL, etc.
  • Experience in shell scripting like PERL, Shell and Groovy on UNIX/Linux/Java environment, especially SUSE Linux.
  • Experience implementing complex architectures for large transaction volumes, and distributed data design patterns to ensure low latency access, high availability, reliability, and consistency.
  • Must have ability to rapidly prototype new ideas and present findings.
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Fri, 01 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Business Intelligence Reporting Analyst]]> Business Intelligence/Reporting Analyst:

This position reports to the Manager of Business Reporting Services and is primarily responsible for the development and maintenance of reports to support decision making within the organization.

Job Duties:

Development of medium to complex solutions using SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS), Power BI, Excel Services or PowerPivot.
Support creation and maintenance of tabular models and cubes in PowerPivot or SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
Ability to develop medium to complex SQL against either Oracle or SQL Server databases.
Works with internal customers on the development of report requirement documents
Documenting warehouses to support cross training of co-workers
Provide solutions to complex business problems in a systematic manner
Must possess strong oral communication skills (ability to communicate with customers in other locations via phone)

Desired qualifications:

Experienced in Project Management fundamentals to help drive projects and initiatives to successful conclusions
Experience with Microsoft Access VBA coding.
Bachelor' s Degree or a combination of education plus equivalent work experience.

 
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Fri, 01 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Java Programmer]]> Java Programmer

Works closely with customers, business analysts and team members to understand business requirements that drive the analysis and design of quality technical solutions. These solutions must be aligned with business and IT strategies and comply with the organization’ s architectural standards. Involved in the full systems life cycle and is responsible for designing, coding, testing, implementing, maintaining and supporting applications software that is delivered on time and within budget. Makes recommendations towards the development of new code or reuse of existing code. Required:

3-5 years of experience with the following technologies:

o Strong on Angular 2, Typescript, JavaScript

o Strong HTML5 experience

o Experience using NodeJS, NPM, WebPack preferred

o Working knowledge on Java / .Net and ReST services.

o Working knowledge on database technologies.

1. Knowledge of Financial transactions processing is a plus

2. Knowledge of ACH processing is a plus
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Fri, 01 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Business Analyst]]> Provide technical solutions to meet specific user needs. Elicit, analyze, validate and document business organizational and operational requirements. Translates high-level business requirements from business constituents into functional specifications for the Solution Engineering organization and manages changes to such specifications. Communicates business direction to the IT organization. Minimum 2 years relevant experience. Bachelor’ s Degree or equivalent. Understanding of Business Requirements phase of Project. Ability to work on Requirements gathering phases of Project. Ability to document and define the processes and procedures as they relate to the overall project objectives. Familiar with ITIL best practices for service design. Strong in assembling presentation decks, pulling together estimates from many teams and communicating project status.

 

Proven experience with and strong understanding of advanced analytical methods 
Demonstrated strategic and creative thinking ability 
Demonstrated strong business planning skills 
Demonstrated strong partnering skills 
Demonstrated strong organizational skills with attention to detail 
Demonstrated problem solving, as well as continuous process improvement skills 
Demonstrated strong written and verbal communication skills 
Demonstrated computer proficiency within a Windows environment 
Willingness to learn new software applications

 

Demonstrated strong facilitation and presentation skills 
Demonstrated proficiency with Agile methodologies, SCRUM, Kanban, VersionOne/Jira 
Proven experience and strong understanding of systems architecture and analysis & design
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Thu, 31 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Marketing Representative]]> SUMMARY

The Marketing Communications Team is responsible for both the development of the communication strategy and the facilitation of all marketing campaigns.

The Marketing Representative role is to understand the brand marketing / business strategy and assist in the development of the strategic communication briefing documents to guide internal / external resources in the development of work product.  The goal is to ensure all components of the marketing communications plan come together to become a fully integrated communications plan that will engage targeted audiences with a powerful and consistent brand voice. 

This role will support the Director and team with the development of integrating & executing of the communication strategies and the facilitation of all marketing campaigns. This includes, but is not limited to writing creative content briefs, ensuring marketing projects are created on-time and within budget and aligning with all key internal and external stakeholders. The person in this role will also work closely with the key internal teams

This person will also be a key member of team, responsible for working with the project management team, assigned to this area of business, to facilitate and coordinate all creative tactical executions coordinating approvals with various teams across the organization supporting all marketing efforts developed for each campaign.

                               

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Communication strategy and marketing plan development
  • Must work closely with the internal partners that this position supports to develop a solid understanding of key business needs that each campaign will support.
  • Prefer functional knowledge of broadcast media, CRM, user experience, display advertising, rich media, mobile platforms, social platforms, and E-commerce.
  • Development and execution of key campaigns and supporting tactics.
  • Help manage timelines of key projects to ensure tactics are delivered on time and within budget.
  • Developing subsequent creative briefs and work closely with the internal creative team on the execution of all campaign creative.
  • Maintaining communication calendars for various campaigns
  • Possess strong organizational skills to balance multiple projects with staggered delivery dates as well as prioritize tactic delivery and manage internal stakeholder expectations.
  • Collaborate with internal stakeholders and external vendors.     
  • Ensure there is consistent alignment between all internal project stakeholders.
  • Submit projects for review and consolidate feedback.
  • Provide timely feedback to the creative team/Project Management team
  • Share final products with all key stakeholders
  • Proactively contributes to continuous process improvement by effectively identifying and addressing issues, and coaching the team to support the workflow design, and ensure there is consistent alignment between internal partners.

 

EDUCATION: 
  • Bachelor’ s degree in Marketing, Integrated Communications or Advertising

 

EXPERIENCE:
  • 3-5 years of relevant experience in marketing, advertising or communications.  Previous advertising agency, travel/tourism or entertainment experience is a plus.

 

SPECIFIC QUALIFICATIONS, SKILLS & ABILITIES: 
  • Strong organizational and project management skills.
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast-paced work environment.
  • Ability to effectively present information to individuals and groups.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business documents.
  • Must be able to write routine reports, business correspondence and timelines.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook with an emphasis on PowerPoint.
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Thu, 31 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Software Developer]]> DUTIES
  • Works closely with Analysts, Architects and Developers to understand user stories and technical requirements
  • Problem solve technical issues and creatively design test cases to ensure all desired functionality has been developed per specifications
  • Create unit tests for restful services to ensure proper test coverage

 

QUALIFICATIONS
  • 2+ years JavaScript experience
  • Has ability to work in a fast paced environment with limited supervision
  • Experienced coding Mocha Tests a plus
  • Experienced coding/writing Soap UI and/or Ready API test scripts
  • Experienced writing test documentation
  • Web development experience preferred 
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Thu, 31 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[AP Automation/API Product Manager - remote optional]]> Kavaliro is seeking an exceptionally talented and motivated  Product Manager that will lead the strategy and execution of our AP Automation & API integration solutions.

The AP Automation/API Product Manager is a key contributor to on-time and successful launch as well as end to end delivery of integrations to third party accounting packages and our AP Automation features and solutions. In this role, you will be supporting the overall effort coordinating with our internal teams - business development, customer success, legal, compliance, product and engineering - to help deliver full functioning integrations and accounts payable features with the product suite. You will also be liaising with our ERP partners, issuer bank partners, payment network partners and fulfilment vendors.

Living in the platform API world, you would be exposed to challenges of managing the successful API integrations to a variety of platforms (NetSuite, Sage, Quickbooks, etc.,) and developing features and offerings that automate the most cumbersome tasks in accounts payable for our customers.   

 What the next great AP Automation / API Product Manager will be focused on: 
  • Work on the core components of our Accounts Payable platform, defining strategies that solve real customer problems and generate revenue
  • Development of streamlined accounting package integrations to many popular cloud & on prem accounting packages
  • Manage the realization of your new features and product offerings.  Manage the product lifecycle in an Agile environment, leading feature definition, requirements gathering, board & backlog management and the ultimate delivery of the solution.
  • Develop methods and tools for measuring the effectiveness of your new product introductions
  • Liase and work with our Customers, Customer Support, Sales, Marketing and other teams define requirements and ensure the successful deployment of new features and capabilities.

What the next great API Product Manager needs to have: 
  • 3 - 7 years of Product Management experience
  • Strong background in payables and payments including purchasing solutions and e-procurement   preferred
  • Background in ERP integrations, particularly with SaaS platforms preferred
  • Financial accounting background preferred
  • Experience managing an Agile product lifecycle
  • Desire to be part of a team that is doing great and innovative work
  • Passionate about all aspects of development. We are not above debating tabs versus spaces
  • Views software development as a craft rather than just a job

Bachelor’ s or Master’ s degree in CS or related field of study is preferred
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Thu, 31 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Change Management Lead]]> Change Management Lead

Manage and support internal and external communications efforts for implementation, change and deployment activities for a large-scale engineering and construction program.

Job Duties: 

Responsible for developing communications plan for internal stakeholders using material and guidance from project team.
Develop, maintain and distribute regular program communication/status.
Develop communication material, including key messages, PowerPoint presentations, emails, etc.
Collaborate closely with the subject matter experts and program team members in the creation and development of communication deliverables
Develop and organize program communications structure using SharePoint
Integrate innovative approaches and continuous improvement ideas into project deliverables

Required Qualifications:

Four year degree in Business, Communication, English or other Communication-related field
At least 5 years prior related Change Management experience experience
Proven ability to translate technical information into clear, concise communications and training materials
Previous experience as a team member on a large-scale technology implementation Proven ability to simultaneously manage multiple tasks with competing deadlines Previous change management experience helpful
Ability to effectively engage stakeholders of all organizational levels
Strong problem-solving and negotiation skills
Highly proficient in Microsoft Office applications, e.g. PowerPoint, Word, Outlook, SharePoint and Excel

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Wed, 30 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Systems/Data Analyst - Highly Skilled]]> JOB SUMMARY: 

Build and validate web data views of new clickstream and audience data available in Hadoop to support BI and Advanced analytics teams. Supports development, implementation and enhancement of business data access routines supporting BI (Tableau) reporting system implementation, as well as report development and enhancements.   Leads development of procedures, views, and back-end database logic supporting Analytics group needs in ad hoc as well as ongoing analytics projects.  Supports analytics team through implementation of SQL and other structured data queries.  Partners with the Information Technology team to ensure best-of-class data management, analytics and reporting.

 
  • Build and validate web data views of new clickstream and audience data available in Hadoop to support BI and Advanced analytics teams
  • Support implementation, deployment, support and enhancement of Tableau and related data sources and reports to support CRM, Digital Analytics, and Social Analytics reporting and data needs.
  • Develop data extract and analysis routines using SQL, Excel, and BI reporting tools to support CRM and Analytics teams
  • Identify system problems, communicate details and collaborate with IT to design solutions on a pro-active, self-directed basis.

 

QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Experience with SQL and Relational Databases (expert);
    • Must have thorough understanding of database structure;
    • Experience creating complicated reports including sub-reports, parameter based reports, graphical reports, formula based, well-formatted reports; analysis reports, etc.
    • Working knowledge of databases including writing SQL queries required.
  • Experience with Hadoop (intermediate to advanced)
  • Experience with Web Data 
  • Excellent analytical skills with past experience in email and/or database marketing analysis;
  • Experience with Microsoft Excel (advanced):
    • Must be able to develop and understand advanced Microsoft Excel spreadsheets.
  • Ability to work independently in a deadline oriented environment;
  • Experience in troubleshooting and resolving problems;
  • Ability to evaluate quantitative data sets and determine “ big picture” implications required;
  • Working knowledge of marketing, media and marketing customer data required;
  • Ability to handle multiple projects required;
  • Desire to work in a fast paced environment required;
  • Proficiency communicating research results in written, visual and verbal form required.
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Wed, 30 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[US | Data Analyst - Data Analyst]]> The Authentication and Identity Management (AIM) Team within the Enterprise Security Platforms (ESP) team is responsible for engineering and developing authentication, authorization and identity solutions for the Firm. The technology stack owned by AIM spans all Firm employees as well as external clients of the ISG and WM Business Units. It consists of home-grown software, 3rd party and open source products and auxiliary services and solutions. Identity Management (IdM) is central to the Firm' s security infrastructure strategy. Given the recent advances in IdM, a mandate to upgrade the technology stack and the fact this product set is now in one team, there' s a fantastic opportunity to define and implement the strategic AIM platform that meets both the security as well as business/mobility requirements of the Firm.

The IdM team has started a multi-year program to replace the existing legacy identity and password management applications with a Greenfield solution to be built on top of openIDM. This program will be an integral part of solving issues for cyber-security, multi factor authentication, contextual authentication, strategic entitlements management, device management and external client identity management.

 

We' re looking for an enthusiastic, innovative and hardworking technologist with very strong knowledge of openIDM, good communication skills, a can-do/positive attitude who takes ownership and pride in delivering work of great quality.

 

Skills Required

Hands on solid experience with solution delivery in OpenIDM with Java/Goovy scripting, Web technologies (e.g. Angular, Backbone, Bootstrap, Handlebars JS)

Good knowledge/experience of LDAP, Active directory

Knowledge of software development lifecycle concepts (source code management, code review, testing, etc)

Good verbal and written communication skills Skills Desired

Additional scripting skills in either Python or Perl

Experience operating in a large, silo' d enterprise

Experience with development collaboration systems (e.g., Jira, Gerrit, Stash)

Experience with continuous integration systems (e.g., Jenkins)
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Wed, 30 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Lead Network Operations Engineer]]> SUMMARY DESCRIPTION: 

The Lead Network Operations Engineer will be responsible for directing a team of Network Engineers in direct support of one or more business units. The team is responsible for problem analysis and resolution, network related change request and project implementation. The Lead Network Operations Engineer is the lead for the engineers on his/her team and is responsible for resource balancing between project requirements, on-call activities and other support duties.  The team lead will be expected to manage relationships with other IT Managers and Project Managers to drive issue resolution and business initiatives as they relate to network services. Other managed relationships include network service vendors, circuit vendors, business units, Incident/Service Management teams and the senior management team.  Travel can range up to 10%.  


ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
  • Provides leadership, training, mentoring, coaching, and direction to our network operations team.
  • From a leadership perspective: Implements, updates, maintains, manages, monitors, and supports the Company’ s data network infrastructure throughout the global shared services environment, both operationally and in support of key initiatives and projects.
  • Manage relationship with outsourced Network Operations Center (NOC) staff that provides Level 1 network support.
  • Work with the assigned business customers and senior network engineers to implement network infrastructure solutions and strategies to satisfy customer requirements, all while ensuring adherence to formal processes, standards, and policies.
  • Ensure adequately trained and equipped network engineers are scheduled and available to respond to incidents 24 by 7.
  • Be accessible as an escalation point for operational support issues 24x7 to support the overall data network.
  • Work closely with peers, direct staff, various IT Architects, analysts, Business Unit IT peers, outside vendors, partners, and other resources to evaluate, develop, and propose innovative new technologies, methodologies, processes, and other improvements aimed at improving the effectiveness of network operations.
  • Partner with the Network Engineering to ensure projects have appropriate operational and serviceability requirements.
  • Ensure the proper maintenance of SOPs and best practices within the Network Operations team.

 

REQUIREMENTS:
  • Bachelor’ s Degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science or Telecommunications or related work experience. Relevant industry certifications preferred include: CCNA, CCNP.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Flexibility  to work long hours under pressure during system outages and major implementations
  • Strong aptitude and desire to learn, and expand skill set to new technologies related to networking services.
  • Aptitude to learn through research and hands-on experience.
  • Ability to adapt to changing technology environments and requirements.
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Wed, 30 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[System Engineer]]> Kavaliro is seeking an experienced System Engineer. 


The ideal candidate will have the following skills:

 
1. Conversant with AWS provisioning via AWS CLI/API - this includes defining VPCs, ECS clusters, Auto-Scaling Policies/Groups, and Security Group 


2. Strong Knowledge of Linux engineering / VM support 


3. Experience with Docker image creation/launching 


4. Ability to work with System Engineering scripting (Ruby, Bash) 

 

The ideal candidate will be proficient in the following skills:


• Terraform 
• Chef 
• Ansible 
• Creating and uploading AWS AMIs
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Wed, 30 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Retail/eCommerce Test Analyst]]> Kavaliro is looking for a local (Baltimore, DC, Virginia) person with Ecommerce experience who understands Ecommerce landscape and can interview stakeholders and document process flows using Visio.

 

The ideal candidate will have the following skills:

 

•       Retail/eCommerce domain experience must

•       Comfortable with Visio and MS Office products (PPT, DOC, EXCEL)

•       Ecommerce Business Analysis

•       Experience documenting and mapping process flows

•       Excellent Communication Skills

•       Understanding of Functional/Technical artifacts of a typical IT project – Architecture             diagram, Use Cases, Functional flows, Requirements, etc

•        Understanding of IT project lifecycle (Agile/Waterfall)

•       Technical Writing skills

•       Strong presentation skills

•       Stakeholder Management (interviewing stakeholders, facilitating and driving meetings)

•       IT Project Management skills
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Wed, 30 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[CAD Drafter]]> CAD Drafter

Candidate should have experience with AutoCAD, Electrical design and some 3D experience.  
Will  utilize AutoCAD, Autodesk Inventor, and AutoCAD Electrical to construct and revise civil and electrical design drawings from engineer' s or designer' s markups to support generating station, switchyard, substation, and corporate projects for the construction or maintenance of electrical utility facilities.

Will develop design skills in their field of study and the ability to work with greater independence. 
Prepares thorough and accurate drawings from verbal and written instructions, marked prints, sketches, field measurements, etc. Use and develop standards, work methods, compile 2D and 3D parts, blocks, and details that create more accurate and understandable drawings. 
Maintain and update electronic drawings in the company' s document management system. Ensures accomplishment of business goals and objectives through effective planning, organizing, estimating, scheduling and monitoring of work activities. Strives to continually improve job-related, technical and professional knowledge, skills and performance.
Develops positive working relationships to effectively coordinate work activities. Demonstrates effective oral and written communication skills.
Maintains accurate records and files.
Supports the company' s goals and represents the company positively and professionally.

REQUIRED BACKGROUND:

Experience using a raster copies  to work from.
Mechanical drafting experience is applicable and would transfer well.
Either a graduate from a college or university with an Associate Degree or applicable work experience.  
2 to 4 years of experience in AutoCAD design 
Experience in either Autodesk Inventor 3D modeling or AutoCAD Electrical.

DESIRED:

Microstation experience is a plus. 


 
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Wed, 30 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Estimator]]> Responsibilities:
-A Bachelor’ s degree in Engineering or Construction related experience

-Experience with concrete foundations, block masonry and/or framing.
-Estimating experience and knowledge of techniques & cost control a must
-Making detailed specification and drawing review
-Reviewing project to develop win strategy
-Scheduling estimating team reviews
-Doing all pricing or assigning pricing duties
-Maintaining addendum control
-Leading estimate turnover on successful projects
-Completing as-bid estimate
-Ensuring that all bid forms are completed and properly executed
-Proven experience taking ownership and leading in the preparation of a complete estimate/proposal, including identifying risk and opportunities, and maintaining a win strategy.
-The successful candidate will have exceptional communication skills, written and verbal, as well as organizational and interpersonal skills.

 

Pace and Variety of Activities
  • Steady, even pace to promote accuracy and quality of work
  • Repetitive routines
  • Complete set of procedures and tasks completed before new ones are begun
  • Working at a consistent and steady pace
  • Working with the same people on a daily basis
  • Handling repetitive work without becoming impatient
  • Maintaining a consistent work pace for long periods
  • Maintaining continuity of normal work flow despite interruptions
  • Doing the same tasks day after day
  • Working with a computer for long periods of time

Focus
  • Technical/analytical focus
  • Work within established systems, standards, and procedures
  • Communication based on job knowledge and expertise
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Tue, 29 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Sr. Frontend UI Software Engineer]]> Summary

As a Sr. Front End (UI) Software Engineering Lead you will be responsible for building and supporting client web/mobile (digital) applications using HTML, CSS, JS and Java. This role focuses on creating performant and scalable code for both large and small digital projects with a focal point on the user interface and experience. The role is responsible for partnering across multiple areas of the business and IT in the delivery of cross platform, browser software application delivery that is responsive or mobile native. You will be responsible for developing sophisticated digital experiences and must be proficient with front-end web development practices. This role sits within the information technology development/delivery teams and will need to be able to build (hands-on), while also guiding and leading other senior engineers to deliver solid robust innovative experiences.

 

A front-end web software engineer/developer is generally expected to:
  • Develop functional and appealing web applications based on usability/user experience
  • Use a combination of markup languages to write web pages or responsive sites
  • Write functional requirement documents and specifications for UI
  • Create quality mock-ups and prototypes
  • Assist back-end developers in coding and troubleshooting the translations
  • Create cascading style sheets (CSS) that are consistent across all browsers and platforms
  • Maintain graphic standards and brand guidelines throughout the product' s interface
  • Stay up-to-date on emerging technologies
  • Promote usability best practices and industry standards (W3C, WCAG, ADA, etc.)
  • Participate in the full software development lifecycle, from requirements gathering to pixel perfect HTML/CSS coding to quality assurance support.
  • Technical documentation of user centric designs, style guides, web standards, CSS/XHTML best practices, presentations, communication, meetings and influencing change within the digital development experience for the organization in partnership with Architecture
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Tue, 29 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Jr UI/UX Developer]]> Summary

As a Jr. Front End (UX/UI) Software Engineer you will be responsible for building and supporting client web/mobile (digital) applications using HTML, CSS, JS and Java. This role focuses on creating performant and scalable code for both small and medium sized digital projects with a focal point on the user interface and user experience. You will be responsible for developing sophisticated digital experiences and must be proficient with front-end web development practices. This role sits within the information technology development/delivery teams and will need to be able to build (hands-on) to deliver solid robust innovative experiences.

 

A junior front-end web software engineer/developer is generally expected to:
  • Develop functional and appealing web applications based on usability/user experience
  • Use a combination of markup languages to write web pages or responsive sites
  • Write functional requirement documents and specifications for UI
  • Develop low fidelity and highly annotated wireframes during the requirements/design phases
  • Create quality mock-ups and prototypes using products like Adobe
  • Assist back-end developers in coding and troubleshooting the translations between the FE and BE code
  • Create cascading style sheets (CSS) that are consistent across all browsers and platforms
  • Maintain graphic standards and brand guidelines throughout the product' s interface
  • Stay up-to-date on emerging technologies (e.g. wearables, etc.)
  • Promote usability best practices and industry standards (W3C, WCAG, ADA, etc.)
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Tue, 29 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Business Analyst / Business Systems Analyst]]> Kavaliro is looking for a Business Analyst / Business Systems Analyst to work with our direct client in Herndon, VA.   The right candidate will have a Development  background with Tibco, Hibernate, Oracle and Java.   Responsibilities are 40% Business Analyst and 60% Business Systems Analyst.   This is an IMMEDIATE need.   See below for additional details:

 

This position is hybrid position of BA and BSA responsibilities on an existing Scrum team.   The candidate will work closely with the Scrum Master and the Development team.   This is a technical position, but candidate works closely with product owners in developing stories too.   Will work on business requirements and functional requirements.  

 

The ideal candidate will have been a Developer in the past or experience with some other technical position. Must be an excellent communicator with technical and  business teams. Tibco, Hibernate, Oracle and Java are very good to have.

 

Top  3 Skills:

1.   Gather requirements

2.   Create complex diagrams – ability to speak technical lingo

3.   Ability to work with and understand data models (not in-depth SQL  level though)

 

 
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Tue, 29 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Business Systems Analyst - Network]]> Network Business Systems Analyst
Serves as a senior technical contributor with expertise in Network Design and Provisioning, analyzing existing designs and making recommendations on network design improvements.

- Design knowledge with Cisco routers/switches/vpn' s/variety of data circuit types from various carriers (Level3; AT&T; CenturyLink; Verizon; Comcast, etc)
- Able to speak and present at the level of the customer on the phone for proposed designs 
-  Important administrative skills: Excel; Visio

RESPONSIBILITIES

• Works individually or within a team on technology business consulting projects to meet specific client requirements.
• Serves as liaison between end-users and consultants during IT and technology consulting projects.
• Expertly researches and documents client needs, technology, or regulations related to system design, enhancement, acquiring hardware or software that will impact multiple platforms and/or applications.
• Defines product scope, objectives and requirements. Defines specifications and data models for product development and testing.
• Creates detailed specifications from which proposals will be written.
• Analyzes marketplace, industry, company, technology trends and best practices, vendor products and services, etc. Also analyzes system impacts to other systems and procedures.
• Devises and/or modifies processes and procedures to achieve greater efficiencies and to solve the most complex technical problems related to computer equipment capacity and limitations, operating time, and form of desired results.
• Assesses available technologies and recommend solutions to consulting team.
• Writes test plans and test cases to ensure enhancements made to applications meet client needs and that application integrity is maintained.
• Conducts a variety of tests such as network integration, readiness, and acceptance tests. Conducts tests using client data to be certain client needs will be met.
• Influences clients, business partners and service providers regarding priorities, hardware/software selection and/or vendor selection.
• Consults directly with the client and may travel to the client sites.

EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS
A Bachelor’ s or Master’ s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or the equivalent combination of education, training, or work experience.
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Tue, 29 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Back-End Developer]]> Summary:  As part of the Telehealth Engineering team, the Back-End Developer will build platform and server-side components supporting our distributed, real-time PaaS/SaaS product solutions.

 

Duties and Responsibilities:

 
  • Participate in the creation of world-class enterprise solutions supporting real-time web and mobile WebRTC based video calls
  • Develop compression, rate control, and network resiliency ensuring solution performance across a wide range of deployment contexts, especially mobile devices on cellular networks
  • Develop platform administration, identity management, routing, messaging, and other server-side components
  • Constantly learn and stay current on the latest technology developments
  • Produce high quality technical documentation

 

 

Required Experience:

 
  • Bachelor' s Degree in Computer Science or Engineering or a related field
  • 3+ years professional experience in software development, with significant recent experience using Python
  • Understanding and proven application of Computer Science fundamentals in object oriented design, data structures, algorithm design, problem solving, and complexity analysis
  • Familiarity with other modern programming and scripting languages such as C, C++, C#, Java, Go, .Net, Ruby, or Perl.
  • Experience with WebRTC or equivalent real-time media standards (SIP, H.323, SDP, RTP/RTCP) is a plus
  • Experience in real-time media transmission concepts (congestion control, bandwidth estimation, error concealment) and experience with deploying these concepts in peer-to-peer and client-server-client contexts is also a plus
  • Familiarity with specific video and audio compression standards (H.264. VP8, Opus, etc.)
  • Experience with Jitsi or equivalent WebRTC SFU technologies a plus
  • Focused on creating software that provides an exceptional customer experience
  • Strong individual contributor, self-motivated, and a proven team player
  • Eager to learn and develop new experience and skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

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Tue, 29 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Execution Analyst]]> Kavaliro is looking for a Execution Analyst  for our direct client in Reston, VA. 
  • Knowledge of Accounting systems. 
  • Strong workflow/autosys, sql and Unix skills.
  • Production Support background to triage level 1& 2 issues on job failures. 
  • Strong communication & technical skills 


Must have skills: 
  • Expertise with complex accounting system. 
  • Expertise with Cots product. 
  • Expertise in Unix, sql, autosys & workflow execution. 
  • Ability to work in a team environment and build strong working relationships at all levels within the business, DBA, Data Modeler and BI Developers
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Tue, 29 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Informatica ETL Develope]]> Kavaliro is looking for an Informatica ETL Developer, with strong knowledge and experience with accounting.  

Must Have skills: 
  • Expertise working with complex accounting system. 
  • Expertise with COTS product. 
  • Expertise SQL, Informatica ETL. 
  • Data mining and data reconciliation. 
  • Ability to work in a team environment and build strong working relationships at all levels within the business, DBA, Data Modeler and other Developers

 

NOTES –

No phone calls or third party resumes, please.  
Candidates with financial industry experience are preferred.  Candidates who are local to the area are preferred.  No relocation assistance is provided.  Candidates may be required to attend an in-person interview at their own expense.  Please make sure you are a good fit for this position.
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Tue, 29 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Android Developer]]> Summary:  We are seeking a full time Android Developer to join our growing team

 

Duties and Responsibilities:

 
  • Writing code (90% of the time) using Objective C
  • Approving/declining code submissions for builds
  • Creating Jira tickets

 

Required Experience:

 
  • Strong working knowledge of Windows 7 with the ability to solve complex workstation issues
  • Develop, configure and manage customized operating system images and software solutions using Microsoft Deployment Toolkit and Windows Deployment Services
  • Working knowledge of Salesforce or a similar type CRM system is desired
  • Strong support and deployment experience of MS Office 2013 and Office365
  • Ability to install and maintain network based hardware and software
  • Office 365 conversions and deployments desired
  • Extensive experience in user and pc management
  • Ability to install and maintain network based hardware and software
  • Troubleshoot network connectivity issues

 

Work Environment:

 
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in Software Development for Android
  • Experience developing software applications using Objective C
  • Ability to communicate effectively to remote worker population using web-conferencing platforms
  • Experience writing Web Socket client applications
  • Familiarity with building VoIP Push Notifications
  • Proficiency with REST API
  • Experience using Github for open source management
  • Knowledge of AWS SNS is nice to have but not required
  • Web RTC is nice to have but not required
  • Must pass criminal background check and drug screen

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Tue, 29 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Medical Practice Secretary]]> Medical Practice Secretary The Medical Practice Secretary is responsible for providing administrative/secretarial support for a minimum of 3 physicians, as well as assisting in the high call volumes while providing excellent customer service. Required: High school diploma or G.E.D. equivalent required. Minimum three years of secretarial, back office/front office experience in a physician' s office or customer service role required. Outstanding interpersonal skills with a commitment to customer service required. Healthcare experience preferred. Completion of a medical terminology course preferred. Excellent oral and written communication skills. Strong computer experience with advanced proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel. Excellent organizational, analytical, and problem-solving skills. Highly motivated, able to work independently. Able to multi-task and prioritize work load. 8am-5pm M-F.
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Tue, 29 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Field Manager]]> Description:

 

*            Looking for an experienced Field Manager with experience in foundations, block masonry, and wood framing. Must be computer savvy and proficient with Excel.

*            5-8 years of residential experience

*            We are in search of a local professional who oversees and evaluates employees who travel to customer sites. This professional will oversee a group of employees in a specific territory to ensure they’ re accomplishing their daily responsibilities.

*            This professional will hire, train and motivate field representatives. This includes assigning territories and schedules to staff, as well as ensuring the staff is equipped with appropriate supplies and equipment to provide the required services within their assigned territories.

*            A field manager evaluates field staff using statistical data from customers, as well as traveling to customer sites to evaluate employees while they’ re working.

*             Slab, block, and frame- heaving residential experience
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Tue, 29 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Sr. Software Engineer]]> Title: Sr Software Engineer

Clearance: Active Secret Required

 

Responsibilities: 
  • Provide Sr.-level system software engineering support with Digital Signal Processing focus to a variety of projects related to NASA spacecraft communications and tracking
  • Support software engineering and system architecture for NASA spacecraft ground systems
  • Refine test software to improve process (time) efficiency and product accuracy
  • Improve automation to reduce man-hours required for testing and occupy system resources 24/7
  • Maintain, enhance, and develop system control and analysis software, in both a Windows and Linux environments
  • Identify and recommend software changes and engineering actions for NASA ground systems to mitigate obsolescence and improve operational efficiency and reliability
  • Support Peer Reviews at all phases of the system and software development cycle to ensure successful integration with other software components
  • Communicate and collaborate with engineers to resolve anomalies and support ad hoc requests from NASA customers and the user community

 

Required Experience: 
  • Bachelor’ s Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or related
  • 7+ years software and systems engineering experience with hands-on experience involving Digital Signal Processing development projects
  • Team player that can work closely with peers and can work independently based on high level directions
  • Must be a self-starter and able to work closely within a small engineering team which includes other software engineers, RF hardware, system hardware, and test engineers
  • Must be well versed in both Windows and Linux development environments
  • Experience with object oriented software development
  • Must be proficient with Matlab, Simulink, and Python
  • Strong ability to troubleshoot and resolve system performance issues
  • This position requires the candidate have Active Secret Clearance level or higher for consideration.

 

Desired Experience: 
  • Master’ s Degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science Engineering
  • Working knowledge of NASA’ s Space Network
  • Working knowledge of Communication Modeling
  • Experience with common engineering lab and test equipment such as oscilloscopes and spectrum analyzers
  • Familiar with one or more of the following source code repository tools: SVN, GIT
  • Experience with FPGA Development process
  • A good understanding of Networking and System Administration is helpful

 
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Tue, 29 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Windows batch Script Developer]]> Kavaliro is looking for a Windows Batch Script Developer for our direct client in Reston, VA.

Must Have Skills:
  • Advanced skills in PowerShell Scripting
  • Mid-level to advanced skills in VB Scripting and Windows Batch scripting
  • Experience in Windows automation
  • Good understanding of Active Directory and GPO
  • Hands-on  experience in Excel
  • Good knowledge of Windows Operating System
  • Experience in Host Based Migration
  • Knowledge of SCCM
  • Experience in NetApp storage is preferred
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Tue, 29 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[AWS Tableau Senior Developer/Architect]]> AWS Tableau Senior Developer/Architect

Location: Alexandria, VA

Job responsibilities:
  • Architect Analytics solutions using Tableau, Alteryx & AWS Redshift integrated with different types of Data Sources
  • Manage BI Analytics design with development, testing and rollout approach for various business integration opportunities
  • Develop Complex, Interactive/Dynamic Dashboards with Tableau and other BI tools
  • Work closely with fellow IT staff and project management to document standards and procedures
  • Provides overall direction, guidance, definition and facilitation for the advancement of dashboard development effort to meet business strategies and goals.
  • Understand business requirements very clearly then translate and use complex data sources that needs to be blended and joined to delivery efficient and quality dashboards

Required Skills:
  • 10+ years of experience using databases such as Oracle, MS SQL Server
  • 5+ years’ experience working on Tableau (visualization & data blending tools).
  • 3+ years of hands on experience on installation of Tableau/Alteryx in desktop & servers
  • 5+ years of experience in prototyping, designing dashboard mockups, development artifacts, standards and guidelines
  • Good admin. support skills on Tableau & Alteryx Understanding of core Tableau Desktop & Performance Optimization.
  • Able to create hierarchies, drilling (up/down), parameter, slice & dice of data, appealing usage and design of visuals from different sources.
  • Hands on experience in Data Warehouse (DW) and BI tools is mandatory
  • Preferred Tableau/Alteryx Server certified professional desired.
  • Bachelors Degree is preferred. Work Experience will be considered in lieu of a Degree.

Candidates must be  Eligible for a Public Trust Clearance.
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Mon, 28 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Senior Security Information Analyst]]> Senior Security Information Analyst

Location: Alexandria, VA
  • Responsibilities include but not limited to:
    • Writing and updating the security documents required by US federal government standards. This includes developing or updating FIPS 199 categorization, System Security Plans (SSPs), Interim Authority to Test (IATTs), Contingency Plans, Incident Response Plans, Configuration Management Plans, Security Policies and Procedures, POA&M’ s, Rules of Behavior, etc.
    • Assisting in the architecting, design and optimization security controls implementation
    • Assessing and mitigating system security threats and risks throughout the program life cycle
    • Identifying system boundaries, operating components, and data flow in an enterprise or system architecture— whether cloud or non-cloud based
    • Supporting the Assessment and Authorization (A&A) activities such interviewing key system support personnel about roles, responsibilities, tools, processes, and procedures related to the security of the IT systems, components, and organizations
    • Researching the IT security tools and techniques used by customer in order to understand and articulate their implementation
    • Supporting a team of advisory consultants on USTPO FedRAMP engagements

 
  • Requirements:
    • 8+ years of IA Experience
    • Knowledge of FedRAMP, NIST SP 800 Series, Federal Regulations, Risk Management Framework (RMF), and other security methodologies
    • Experience with FedRAMP Assessments
      • Worked for a 3PAO (3rd party assessment organization), assisted or conducted FedRAMP Assessments, worked for a Cloud Service Provider, or worked for an Agency that handles FedRAMP Assessments (USPTO cloud experience preferred but not required)
    • Security Documentation experience
      • Has written new SSPs, SOP’ s, POA&M’ s, Security Impact Assessments, Contingency Plans, Incident Response plans, Configuration Management Plans, etc.
    • Consulting/ Client Facing Experience
      • Strong communication skills (written and verbal)
      • General Dynamics, Deloitte, Accenture, PWC, KPMG, Knowledge Consulting Group (ManTech), Kratos, etc.
    • Knowledge or experience with the use of a eGRC tool (CSAM preferred, but not required)
    • Certifications
      • Security+ (at a minimum), CAP, CISM, CISSP
  • Bachelors Degree is preferred. Work Experience will be considered in lieu of a Degree.

Must be Eligible for a Public Trust Clearance.

 

 
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Mon, 28 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[AWS PowerShell Developer]]> AWS Windows PowerShell Developer  

Location: Alexandria, VA

 

Job Responsibilities:
  • Develops scripts, PowerShell Scripts for automation
  • Develop - installation, configuration procedures, runbooks and contributing to the maintenance of operational standards
  • Windows baseline hardening - Implement security measures
  • AWS Windows AMI - Scanning, reporting, and documenting expert

Required Skills:
  • 8+ years of experience in the IT field with a mix of systems engineering and software development/scripting experience
  • 4+ years of Windows Admin experience
  • 2+ years of experience building and supporting solutions on Amazon AWS
  • Strong in PowerShell (#1 requirement)
  • Experience in Scripting, Windows PowerShell Scripting for automation
  • Experience with Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, Windows OS Infrastructure
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

Preferred:
  • AWS Certified Solutions Architect
  • strong experience on AWS Cloudformations and Windows PowerShell
  • Bachelors Degree is preferred. Work Experience will be considered in lieu of a Degree.

 

 
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Mon, 28 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Tier II DBA/BI Administrator]]> Kavaliro is seeking a Tier II SQL Support/BI Administrator for their leading Orlando client. 

Position Description

Writes t-sql queries. Create reports in SSRS, Create and update packages in SSIS, Monitors Help desk and completes tickets.    Creates Excel Reports, Participates in the Month End Closing Process.

Summary of Responsibilities
  1. Monitor Help Desk and resolve data issues.  This is the primary responsibility of this position.
  2. Administer CSR application.
  3. Write queries.
  4. Create and update reports in Sequel Server Reporting Services.
  5. Create and update packages in Sequel Server Integrations Services.
  6. Creates and prepares Reports in Excel
  7. Participate in Month End Process.
  8. Project Quality Image.

Responsibilities
  1. Monitor Help Desk

Monitor help Desk and assigns tickets to the appropriate group. Responds to tickets in appropriate manner.
  1. Administer CSR application.  

Performs administrative task in the CRM and escalates problems to the appropriate dept.Provides CRM assistance and instruction to the field.
  1. Write queries

Write T-SQL queries to provide ad-hoc data request, reports. Knowledge of how indexes, index management, integrity checks, and statistics, are used in RDMS.
  1.   Create and update reports in Sequel Server Reporting Services

Communicates with report requestors to gather requirements and parameters for reports.Writes new reports, maintains existing reports to specifications, and researches discrepancies between reports, in SSRS. Maintains report subscriptions and data formats.
  1. Create and update packages in Sequel Server Integration Services

Writes ETL processes for packages deployed in SSIS to the production server.Perform direct ETL processes. Create export files such as Statements, Renewals, PIA letters, It’ s Time Postcards, and Village Mailers
  1. Creates and prepares Reports in Excel

Creates, updates and distributes Excel based reports
  1. Participate in Month End Process

Print, group and deliver month end reports. Exports files.  Transfers files via FTP. Download PDFs

Minimum Qualifications

Education/Experience

High School degree required, appropriate bachelor’ s degree preferred, advanced degree a plus.

Professional Certifications

None required. Desired MTA, MCSA, MCSE or MCSM 

Skills
  1. Knowledge about the RDBMS
  2. Database Tuning
  3. Sequel Server Reporting Services
  4. Sequel Server Integration Services
  5. T-SQL

 

Personal Attributes/Physical Demands
  1. Strong Time management.
  2. Demonstrate a high energy level, comfortable performing multifaceted projects in conjunction with day-to-day activities.
  3. Superior interpersonal abilities, demonstrates the ability to get along with diverse personalities and    is tactful, mature, and flexible.
  4. Shows sound judgment and good reasoning abilities. 
  5. Demonstrate strong communication and documentation skills.
  6. Resourceful, self-initiating, and well organized.
  7. Has a participative management style and advocate of team concept.
  8. Has the ability to establish credibility and be decisive but be able to recognize and support the organization’ s preferences and priorities.
  9. Results and people oriented, but have sound judgment-ability to balance other business considerations.  Service oriented, but assertive/persuasive.
  10. Ability to travel and work schedule flexibility to include availability on weekends. 
  11. Limited physical demands required.
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Mon, 28 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[US | Business Analyst - Senior Business Analyst]]> Kavaliro is seeking an experienced Senior level Business Analyst.

 

The ideal candidate will have the following skills:


1) Have a balanced skillset between business/project-management and technical skills


2) Capable of managing/producing a project plan; to track project deliverables, as well as producing technical specifications


3) Is capable of gathering and producing formal business requirements


4) Is comfortable with interacting and explaining business requirements to technical development teams

 

The ideal candidate will also have these qualities:


1)  Is experienced in dealing with 3rd party vendors, including the ability to track and drive multiple and simultaneous external vendors development


2) Has experience in developing, installing, and/or configuring interfaces or APIs, as well as communication protocols


3) Prior technical experience with hospitality applications would be ideal


4) Must be able to self-direct, self-motivated, with minimal supervision and instruction

 

5)   Has experience in Agile development


6) Certified ScurmMaster preferred
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Mon, 28 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Jr. Software Developer (Java)]]> ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Work with internal clients, project stakeholders and support partners to gather system design requirements and create technical specifications
  • Generate efficient java-based programming in support of the development of modular simulation model building constructs that support the accelerated and flexible development of computer simulation models of existing and future system and service designs
  • Construct computer simulation models using an object-oriented simulation software solution based on system design requirements and technical specifications, ensuring that models are designed for flexibility to support future modeling needs and enhancements
  • Present actionable feedback resulting from simulation model development and experimentation to our team for incorporation into existing and future system and service design decisions
  • Understand and actively participate in Environmental, Health & Safety responsibilities by following established company policy, procedures, training and team member involvement activities

 

QUALIFICATIONS/SKILLS:

Required:
  • Proficiency in Java, object-oriented design, UML
  • Understanding of finite state automata
  • Ability to analyze, dissect, translate, synthesize and abstract (as necessary) system design requirements and build simulation models according to those requirements
  • Proficiency in mining, cleansing and analyzing data using MS Excel
  • Strong critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Strong written, oral and interpersonal communication skills, with particular experience in creating clear and concise presentations and communicating results and findings in meetings with clients, project stakeholders and support partners
  • Ability to prioritize and manage several projects at the same time in a highly-variable, fast-paced environment
  • Highly motivated and self-directed

 

Preferred:
  • Understanding of optimization, SysML, graph theory
  • Advanced knowledge and experience using Arena, Simio, or AnyLogic object-oriented simulation software platforms
  • Experience in developing agent-based simulation models

 

JOB-RELATED EXPERIENCE:

Required:

1 to 3 years of Java and object-oriented design experience

Preferred:

A minimum of 3 years of simulation-related experience, including working knowledge of and building simulation models using Arena, Simio or AnyLogic object-oriented simulation software; or, an equivalent combination of education and experience

 

EDUCATION:

Required:

Bachelor’ s degree in an engineering discipline Computer Science, Software Engineering, Operations Research, Computer Engineering, Modeling & Simulation or a related field

 

Preferred:

Master’ s or Doctoral degree in an engineering discipline Computer Science, Software Engineering, Operations Research, Computer Engineering, Modeling & Simulation or a related field
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Mon, 28 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Transmission Work Management Scheduler]]> Resource Scheduler:

Responsible for the development and implementation of integrated risk and budget and resource based schedules for construction and maintenance internal and contract resources (apparatus, substation, civil, oversight, electrical, operations, relay, and line).
This person works collaboratively to schedule activities of all transmission work groups (and outside organizations) to support the preparation and implementation of transmission work activities.
Scheduler is expected to influence positive organization performance, and implement objectives by coaching and exhibiting strong leadership skills.
Scheduler must be highly motivated and can handle multiple concurrent tasks, possess instinctive decision making ability inherent to the need of transmission line construction and maintenance, substation construction and maintenance, relay electrical work and the NERC/ FERC compliance program work, effective written and oral communications skills, and a strong work ethic.

JOB DUTIES:

This position supports the development and implementation of construction and maintenance work plans to support annual programs ranging from $150M - $300M annually (capital and O&M, approximate).
In addition, this position continually manages changes in these plans to align with changing funding requirements, and to align plans
Develops weekly schedule for a minimum of six to twelve weeks in advance of T-0
Assess scope and bundling opportunities, verifying that the required labor estimates and accounting are accurate on all scheduled tasks, coordinating scheduled activities with other organizations as needed and modifying, changing, and updating the schedule prior to execution.
Schedules work activities and resources to support work plans, construction projects, and maintenance work to maintain high levels of equipment reliability.
Identifies critical equipment for maintenance, prioritizes work by due dates and faults/operations records.
Works closely with the Area Coordinators and Planners to capture bundling opportunities for annual work plans requiring outages, clearances, and/or switching to ensure down time on equipment is optimized.
Identifies critical work activities and keeps all work groups informed of work nearing overdue status to avoid negative consequences.
Attends routine, weekly and/or bi-weekly planning /scheduling meetings.
Reviews work orders and work request to ensure accuracy and proper accounting.
Coordinates construction and maintenance activities with C&M Supervisors, other Schedulers Area Coordinators and Planners to identify long and short range resource sharing opportunities among various work groups to utilize all available resources judiciously and efficiently.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Associate’ s degree from a two-year college or technical school OR 5 to 7 years of prior equivalent work related experience in lieu of a degree
Three to five years of prior work related experience in addition to a degree or applicable relation experience
Strong working knowledge of computer systems and software applications: applications include, but are not limited to: Primavera, Project View, Word, Excel, Access and Outlook.
Experience with the Work Management Systems and Scheduling

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:  

Bachelor’ s degree from a four-year college or university.
Possess a strong commitment to customer service and satisfaction
Ability to manage numerous projects concurrently
Experience with Maximo Scheduler a plus.
 
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Sat, 26 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[C/W]]> IT Compliance Analyst

This analyst will work in a fast-paced environment supporting many IT projects and initiatives.
The position will focus on assisting Product Line Managers and IT Sourcing Specialist with establishing contracts for information technology software products.
Efforts will include reviewing software licensing models and agreements from vendors, as well as educate Product Line Managers on what licenses they currently have deployed to ensure compliance.

Duties include but are not limited to the following:

Carries out assigned tasks in support of software compliance
Demonstrates basic knowledge of IT Architecture(s) and use of related technologies to manage compliance
Displays basic knowledge in the use of discovery tools and procedures
Clerical assignments
Process Management o Ensure vendor/software renewals are current and reflected in contract management tool.

Basic Qualifications 

Bachelors  Degree with one year directly related IT experience
Strong academic success

 
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Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Application Designer]]> Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0 <![CDATA[C/W]]> Network Engineer

This position is responsible for the design, implementation, testing and documentation of complex data voice and video network solutions.
This position requires a thorough understanding of TCP/IP, routing, switching, VOIP and firewall technologies.

Job Description:
Plan, design, test, implement and continuous improvement of enterprise data, voice and video network solutions.
Maintain accurate diagrams and configurations for all network devices.
Prepare engineering job packages consisting of detailed parts / equipment lists, and appropriate documentation (drawings, network diagrams, configurations, etc.).
Ensure cost effective design of systems with the ultimate goal of meeting business needs and providing reliable and efficient service to the customer.
Prepare and submit cost estimates for planned installations where required.
Maintain familiarity with current data, voice and video networking technologies. 
Procure, turn-up, and troubleshoot both private and public WAN circuits.
Collaborate across the IT organization to provide end-to-end solutions.
Work in an Agile engineering environment on team based projects and assignments.

Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor’ s degree from a four year college or university plus a minimum of five years of experience in Information Technology with at least four years of design and support of Cisco Systems’ products.
In lieu of a degree, a minimum of ten years of experience in Information Technology with at least five years of design and support of Cisco Systems’ products.
Understanding of communication technology and fundamentals.
Ability to work well within a team; good interpersonal relational skills. 
Effective verbal & written communication.
Experience in coordination with multiple groups, companies, and people simultaneously.

Desired Qualifications:
Cisco Certifications CCNA, CCDA desired.
Experience with network hardware/software solutions: Cisco routers and switches, Palo Alto firewalls, Cisco ACS, Cisco wireless controllers and APs and Cisco VPN concentrators.
Experience with designing communications solutions for SCADA systems.
Experience in the following technology areas: TCP/IP, Cisco IOS, Layer 3 Switching, RIP, OSPF, EIGRP, GRE, HSRP, GLBP, IPSEC, SSL, AAA, SNMP QOS/class of services, VoIP, Network Management Practices, Load balancing, VPN, Wireless Networks, Avaya phones systems, Cisco phone systems, Cisco Unified Communication Manager, and Cisco/Tandberg Video Conferencing Systems. 
Experience with network capacity planning, network security principles and general network management best practices.
Understanding of TIA/EIA & BICSI wiring standards (IEE568 A & B wiring standards)
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Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Medical Insurance Specialist]]> Medical Insurance Specialist This role obtains prior authorizations from insurance companies for a variety of hospital based testing and procedures. Responds to and resolves a variety of account issues from patients and customers. Follows approved guidelines and policies regarding routine patient and payer interactions. Makes independent decisions that require individual and/or team analysis, reasoning, and problem solving. Interprets, applies and communicates policies regarding medical and financial aspects of patient care to assure optimal reimbursement. This individual must accurately document interactions and interpret interactions documented by others. Qualifications Prior Authorization experience. Medical billing and payments experience Experience negotiating with insurance companies Must have excellent customer service skills. Hours M-F 8-5
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Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Data warehousing Analyst]]> Data Warehouse Developer - REMOTE

This is a key role in designing and developing of Interfaces /other applications in Oracle PL/SQL for different clients. This role will be required to design/customize reports. The overall job description includes: • Collaborate with Business Analysts and understand the requirements provided and thus relating product. • Responsible for creating high and low level designs for different enhancements and other applications on the basis of requirement specifications. Also, requirement refinement, if needed. • Responsible for providing Preliminary and Detailed estimates for different artifacts • Developing interfaces using best Oracle PL/SQL practices and creating new Crystal Reports for different invoice applications. • Performing testing, documenting user test cases, and creating test logs. Maintain and Support existing applications developed for client. • Also providing third line support to the production client’ s Datamart environment by troubleshooting the issues reported and providing prompt resolution. • Assist ASP (application service provider) support team as and when required related to Datamart Interfaces/client applications. Required Experience: - Minimum 6 years of experience in Designing and Development of Data warehousing (ETL) and SAP Business Objects reporting, preferably in Commercial Banking Domain. - Minimum 3 years of experience in Oracle PL/SQL development. • Background in Commercial Lending – preferred • Experience in development of financial software – preferred • Knowledge of SQL Server, understanding of C#.Net – preferred • Exposure to Business Objects 3.1 /4.2 Webi report development • Overall understanding and experience of SDLC cycle • Ability to identify and troubleshoot problems • Strong written and verbal communication skills • Fast learner with a strong attention to detail • Excellent analytical skills • Ability to understand basic technical concepts and interpret technical approaches/design Travel Required (20-40%) - This role is 100% client facing and travel to different clients is required. Current coverage would be local to the San Francisco area.
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Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Sr. Datawarehousing Analyst]]> Sr. Data Warehousing Developer - REMOTE

The Sr. Data Warehousing Developer will play a key role in designing and developing of Interfaces /other applications in Oracle PL/SQL for different clients. Also, the person will be required to design/customize reports. The overall job description includes: • Collaborate with Business Analysts and understand the requirements provided and thus relating it to product. • Responsible for creating high and low level designs for different enhancements and other applications on the basis of requirement specifications. Also, requirement refinement, if needed. • Responsible for providing Preliminary and Detailed estimates for different artifacts • Developing interfaces using best Oracle PL/SQL practices and creating new Crystal Reports for different invoice applications. • Performing testing, documenting user test cases, and creating test logs. Maintain and Support existing applications developed for client. • Also providing third line support to the production client’ s Datamart environment by troubleshooting the issues reported and providing prompt resolution. • Assist ASP (application service provider) support team as and when required related to Datamart Interfaces/client applications. Required Experience: - Minimum 10 years of experience in Designing and Development of Data warehousing (ETL) and SAP Business Objects reporting, preferably in Commercial Banking Domain. - Minimum 6 years of experience in Oracle PL/SQL development. Travel Required (20-40%) - This role is 100% client facing and travel to different clients is required. Current coverage would be local to the San Francisco area. • Background in Commercial Lending – preferred • Experience in development of financial software – preferred • Knowledge of SQL Server, understanding of C#.Net – preferred • Exposure to Business Objects 3.1 /4.2 Webi report development • Overall understanding and experience of SDLC cycle • Ability to identify and troubleshoot problems • Strong written and verbal communication skills • Fast learner with a strong attention to detail • Excellent analytical skills • Ability to understand basic technical concepts and interpret technical approaches/design
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Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Technical recruiter]]> We are looking for strong candidates for an ENTRY LEVEL recruiting role in our Jacksonville, FL office. Candidates must have a completed Bachelor' s Degree and sales experience is preferred. Our entry level recruiters will be trained in house and will be working in our Staff Augmentation division supporting commercial customers. Candidates with experience in sales and customer service tend to excel.

 

Responsibilities:
  • Provide exceptional client service and full lifecycle recruiting
  • Perform job analysis, source passive/active candidates and salary determination and negotiation
  • Identify niche skill candidates based on technical job specifications
  • Develop and maintain a network of contacts to help identify and source qualified candidates
  • Review resumes and credentials for appropriateness of skills, experience and knowledge in relation to position requirements
  • Manages the scheduling and logistics of all interviews between candidates and client
  • Conducts follow-up calls and manages and coordinates all communication with candidates
  • Performs detailed reference checking and/or reference analysis
  • Maintain a successful close ratio by identifying the right candidates based on sales projections
  • Writes complete and detailed job postings, ensuring an understanding of job duties responsibilities and business requirements
  • Meets with management to track and analyze recruiting efforts; Participates in weekly status meetings
  • Extends offers of employment to selected candidates under the direction of management and within the compensation policy guidelines
  • Maintains absolute confidentiality in all business matters
  • Performs other duties as assigned
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Thu, 24 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Architect - Highly Skilled]]> RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Strategically design and implement information systems and networked software architectures that support core organizational functions, and assure their high availability.
  • Gain commitment for all technology and software plans, as well as evaluate and select and help implement all technologies required to complete those plans.
  • Provide technical leadership to implement Epics/Features with cross functional Agile teams across the organization, from strategic decision making down to the project planning level.
  • Work through cross functional teams that will include Business Analysts, Product Owners, Technical Analysts, Development staff and Agile Scrum Masters and others in the organization to succeed.
  • Obtain approvals for the proposed designs from the Data Architecture and Implementation team, Integration Architecture and Core Architecture Teams.
  • Provide direct support and coaching to front-line IT managers and supervisors as they help their direct reports deliver approved solutions.
  • Support project teams in the documentation of development, configuration and integration activities into their project plans.
  • Technologies utilized would include the following:
    • NodeJS
    • Javascript
    • Linux
    • Microservices
    • AngularJS
    • Websphere
    • Websphere Commerce
    • NoSQL
    • JSON
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Thu, 24 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Transmission Work Management Scheduler]]> Resource Scheduler:

Responsible for the development and implementation of integrated risk and budget and resource based schedules for construction and maintenance internal and contract resources (apparatus, substation, civil, oversight, electrical, operations, relay, and line).
This person works collaboratively to schedule activities of all transmission work groups (and outside organizations) to support the preparation and implementation of transmission work activities.
Scheduler is expected to influence positive organization performance, and implement objectives by coaching and exhibiting strong leadership skills.
Scheduler must be highly motivated and can handle multiple concurrent tasks, possess instinctive decision making ability inherent to the need of transmission line construction and maintenance, substation construction and maintenance, relay electrical work and the NERC/ FERC compliance program work, effective written and oral communications skills, and a strong work ethic.

JOB DUTIES:

This position supports the development and implementation of construction and maintenance work plans to support annual programs ranging from $150M - $300M annually (capital and O&M, approximate).
In addition, this position continually manages changes in these plans to align with changing funding requirements, and to align plans
Develops weekly schedule for a minimum of six to twelve weeks in advance of T-0
Assess scope and bundling opportunities, verifying that the required labor estimates and accounting are accurate on all scheduled tasks, coordinating scheduled activities with other organizations as needed and modifying, changing, and updating the schedule prior to execution.
Schedules work activities and resources to support work plans, construction projects, and maintenance work to maintain high levels of equipment reliability.
Identifies critical equipment for maintenance, prioritizes work by due dates and faults/operations records.
Works closely with the Area Coordinators and Planners to capture bundling opportunities for annual work plans requiring outages, clearances, and/or switching to ensure down time on equipment is optimized.
Identifies critical work activities and keeps all work groups informed of work nearing overdue status to avoid negative consequences.
Attends routine, weekly and/or bi-weekly planning /scheduling meetings.
Reviews work orders and work request to ensure accuracy and proper accounting.
Coordinates construction and maintenance activities with C&M Supervisors, other Schedulers Area Coordinators and Planners to identify long and short range resource sharing opportunities among various work groups to utilize all available resources judiciously and efficiently.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Associate’ s degree from a two-year college or technical school OR 5 to 7 years of prior equivalent work related experience in lieu of a degree
Three to five years of prior work related experience in addition to a degree or applicable relation experience
Strong working knowledge of computer systems and software applications: applications include, but are not limited to: Primavera, Project View, Word, Excel, Access and Outlook.
Experience with the Work Management Systems and Scheduling

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:  

Bachelor’ s degree from a four-year college or university.
Possess a strong commitment to customer service and satisfaction
Ability to manage numerous projects concurrently
Experience with Maximo Scheduler a plus.
 
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Thu, 24 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Lead Network Operations Engineer]]> SUMMARY DESCRIPTION: 

The Lead Network Operations Engineer will be responsible for directing a team of Network Engineers in direct support of one or more business units. The team is responsible for problem analysis and resolution, network related change request and project implementation. The Lead Network Operations Engineer is the lead for the engineers on his/her team and is responsible for resource balancing between project requirements, on-call activities and other support duties.  The team lead will be expected to manage relationships with other IT Managers and Project Managers to drive issue resolution and business initiatives as they relate to network services. Other managed relationships include network service vendors, circuit vendors, business units, Incident/Service Management teams and the senior management team.  Travel can range up to 10%.  


ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
  • Provides leadership, training, mentoring, coaching, and direction to our network operations team.
  • From a leadership perspective: Implements, updates, maintains, manages, monitors, and supports the Company’ s data network infrastructure throughout the global shared services environment, both operationally and in support of key initiatives and projects.
  • Manage relationship with outsourced Network Operations Center (NOC) staff that provides Level 1 network support.
  • Work with the assigned business customers and senior network engineers to implement network infrastructure solutions and strategies to satisfy customer requirements, all while ensuring adherence to formal processes, standards, and policies.
  • Ensure adequately trained and equipped network engineers are scheduled and available to respond to incidents 24 by 7.
  • Be accessible as an escalation point for operational support issues 24x7 to support the overall data network.
  • Work closely with peers, direct staff, various IT Architects, analysts, Business Unit IT peers, outside vendors, partners, and other resources to evaluate, develop, and propose innovative new technologies, methodologies, processes, and other improvements aimed at improving the effectiveness of network operations.
  • Partner with the Network Engineering to ensure projects have appropriate operational and serviceability requirements.
  • Ensure the proper maintenance of SOPs and best practices within the Network Operations team.

 

REQUIREMENTS:
  • Bachelor’ s Degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science or Telecommunications or related work experience. Relevant industry certifications preferred include: CCNA, CCNP.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Flexibility  to work long hours under pressure during system outages and major implementations
  • Strong aptitude and desire to learn, and expand skill set to new technologies related to networking services.
  • Aptitude to learn through research and hands-on experience.
  • Ability to adapt to changing technology environments and requirements.

 
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Thu, 24 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Contact Center Operations Manager]]> ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS
  • Manages the Contact Center Telephony operations team responsible for the daily telephony operations.  Establish team and individual goals and objectives to ensure team is capable of meeting the needs of the businesses we support, prepared to support new technologies, and to develop personally and professionally within their current roles while preparing them for growth opportunities.   Assist in the development of departmental and project budgets including expense, capital, and resource forecasts.
  • Manage multiple vendor relationships to identify opportunities, maintain services and implement improvements, insuring service level requirements, and to keep informed of new technologies or offerings. Recommend, negotiate, and purchase Contact Center Telephony products and services to meet business requirements, service level agreements, department needs, and project budgets. 
  • Develop, implement and maintain policies and procedures for troubleshooting, repairing and maintaining Contact Center Telephony products and services and oversees research, evaluation and implementation of new technologies.  Develop operational policies and practices to maximize uptime and to ensure compliance with company and external compliance activities such as PCI, SOX, and do not call. 
  • Be accessible 24x7 to support the Contact Center Telephony Engineering team to minimize the impacts of incidents, changes, upgrades, and installs on the function of the business and/or the contact center.

 

REQUIREMENTS AND QUALIFICATIONS

Education: 
  • Bachelor’ s degree in Engineering, Computer Science or similar field and/or equivalent related work experience of at least 7+ years.

Training: 
  • Cisco or Avaya certification recommended but not required.

Technical Skills: 
  • Cisco technical expertise of Voice and Contact Center Infrastructure and Applications
  • Avaya technical expertise of Voice and Contact Center Infrastructure and Applications
  • Knowledge of Contact Center Call recording and analytics applications
  • Knowledge of Multi-Site configuration and hybrid of enterprise IP and TDM environments.
  • Demonstrated ability to perform complex problem isolation within Contact Center and Voice environments.

Job Experience: 
  • At least 2 years’ operational managerial experience in a fast paced multi location company.
  • Experience managing remote teams is preferred.
  • At least 7+ years or more experience as a Telecommunications Engineer or Analyst with a strong Cisco or Avaya Unified Communications background is preferred.
  • This position will require technical leadership, incident management, and design and deployment experience.
  • Able to Achieve win-win outcomes; strong communication and organizational skills with an acute attention to detail; ability to manage multiple projects; efficient, organized, detail-oriented, good analytical, follow-through and decision making skills. 
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Thu, 24 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[C/W]]> ETL Developer 

Design, prototype, develop, test, and document new ETLs, and related components; make recommendations for related functions that result in a more cost effective product delivery. 
Person will also develop comprehensive unit test plans and partner with the testing team to ensure thorough test planning and test execution. 

REQUIRED SKILLS: 

Experience with Informatica PowerCenter ETL design and development. 
Experience with complex SQL and high-volume 
Relational databases and SQL Query performance tuning.
Effective interpersonal and communication skills. 
Ability to multi-task and support multiple priorities. 
Strong familiarity with the Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC) and Agile/Scrum. 
BS in Computer Systems, Engineering, or related 
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Thu, 24 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Citrix NetScaler Engineer (SME)]]> Kavaliro is looking for a Citrix NetScaler SME with 10 years of experience  designing, deploying and supporting Citrix NetScaler solutions. Experience with Nitro scripts as well as NetScaler VPN is required. 

Required Experience: 
  • SME with extensive experience (at least 10 years) designing, deploying and supporting Citrix NetScaler solutions (should have experience with 11.1 or later)
  • Extensive experience and deep understanding of all networking technologies that complement a successful NetScaler deployment
  • Extensive experience designing, deploying and supporting Citrix NetScaler VPN solution (should have experience with 11.1 or later)
  • Extensive hands on experience and demonstrated skills with troubleshooting issues related to networking in general and NetScalers in particular.
  • Highly skilled in using network tools, for example Wireshark and extensive experience analyzing traffic captures for root cause analysis
  • Expert knowledge in developing & implementing automation solutions for Citrix NetScaler including NITRO, PowerShell and VB Scripting
  • Expert knowledge in configuring and supporting monitoring tools for Citrix NetScaler including Insight, Command Center, NMAS & Microsoft SCOM (SCOM Mgmt. Bundle)
  • Extensive experience in securing NetScalers for internal & external access to meet enterprise security standards
  • Extensive experience configuring Citrix NetScaler for XenApp and XenDesktop access with unified access
  • Extensive experience configuring Citrix NetScaler for Load Balancing
  • Extensive experience creating technical documentation for operational processes and procedures
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Wed, 23 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Senior Citrix Administrator]]> Kavaliro is looking for a Citrix Administrator with extensive experience as Citrix systems administrator providing 24/7 operational support for Citrix NetScaler, XenDesktop & XenApp production environments. 

Required Experience: 
  • Extensive experience working interactively with business customers and resolving day to day Citrix VPN, XenApp & XenDesktop related issues
  • Extensive experience as systems administrator supporting and maintaining Citrix VPN enterprise environments, including Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop 7.6 and later, preferably 7.13
  • Extensive experience upgrading and patching the Citrix and Windows environments to meet security, audit and business requirements
  • Experienced in the support and maintenance of Citrix NetScaler 11.0 and later.
  • Hands on experience supporting and maintaining PVS/MCS environment.
  • Hands on experience supporting and maintaining Citrix monitoring tools like NMAS, Director, Command Center and Insight.
  • Extensive experience writing PowerShell and VBScripts for automation tasks and custom solutions
  • Complete command over troubleshooting issues related to Citrix VPN, XenDesktop & XenApp
  • Hands on experience supporting and maintaining Windows 10 operating system in a VDI environment
  • Hands on experience maintaining Windows 2016 & 2012 R2.
  • In-depth knowledge of configuring and implementing AD group policies.
  • Hands on experience with VMware vSphere 6.0 and later.
  • Experience with Nutanix, App-V and RES is a plus
  • Extensive experience creating technical documentation.
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Wed, 23 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Lead Business Data Analyst (Data Quality, Data Governance, Agile)]]> Kavaliro is looking for a Lead Business /Data Analyst to be  responsible for leading the Business/Data requirements gathering work and support production support activities. The candidate works directly with internal customers to understand the business environment and needs. Identifies and documents relevant design, process and specification details. 

Ideal candidate would have experience working in Data Centric projects, experience with  Data Governance, Data Quality, Data warehousing and exceptional analytical skills.  

Responsibilities:
  • Understand business context, problems and communicates them clearly in written and oral format.
  • Work with the business users and leads to understand & document data requirements.
  • Understand existing and target state architecture, data events and data flows.
  • Perform detailed data analysis.
  • Provide detailed business and data requirements including complex data mappings.
  • Answer questions and scenarios that may come up as the developers and testers work off the business requirements.
  • Create process flows, presentations and reports to document recommendations and deliver them to the business stakeholders.
  • Performs detailed analysis of complex business processes, data requirements and proposes solutions.
  • Work with business leads and users to ensure alignment to industry data standards and identify any potential data gaps.
  • Support existing applications production activities. Escalate and work with internal application owners to resolve production issues.
  • Develop test plans, test cases, procedures, and documents given business requirements and design documents.

 

Qualifications:
  • 7+ years of experience in documenting business and data requirements for systems development projects.
  • 7+ years of experience in a consulting environment with a focus on business and data analysis.
  • SQL and Oracle experience required
  • Understands basic relational databases as well as user interface design.
  • Exceptional organizational skills, analytical skills, strong written and verbal presentation skills.
  • Mortgage and/or Financial Industry experience a plus

 
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Wed, 23 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Network Engineer]]> Network Engineer

This position is responsible for the design, implementation, testing and documentation of complex data voice and video network solutions.
This position requires a thorough understanding of TCP/IP, routing, switching, VOIP and firewall technologies.

Job Description:
Plan, design, test, implement and continuous improvement of enterprise data, voice and video network solutions.
Maintain accurate diagrams and configurations for all network devices.
Prepare engineering job packages consisting of detailed parts / equipment lists, and appropriate documentation (drawings, network diagrams, configurations, etc.).
Ensure cost effective design of systems with the ultimate goal of meeting business needs and providing reliable and efficient service to the customer.
Prepare and submit cost estimates for planned installations where required.
Maintain familiarity with current data, voice and video networking technologies. 
Procure, turn-up, and troubleshoot both private and public WAN circuits.
Collaborate across the IT organization to provide end-to-end solutions.
Work in an Agile engineering environment on team based projects and assignments.

Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor’ s degree from a four year college or university plus a minimum of five years of experience in Information Technology with at least four years of design and support of Cisco Systems’ products.
In lieu of a degree, a minimum of ten years of experience in Information Technology with at least five years of design and support of Cisco Systems’ products.
Understanding of communication technology and fundamentals.
Ability to work well within a team; good interpersonal relational skills. 
Effective verbal & written communication.
Experience in coordination with multiple groups, companies, and people simultaneously.

Desired Qualifications:
Cisco Certifications CCNA, CCDA desired.
Experience with network hardware/software solutions: Cisco routers and switches, Palo Alto firewalls, Cisco ACS, Cisco wireless controllers and APs and Cisco VPN concentrators.
Experience with designing communications solutions for SCADA systems.
Experience in the following technology areas: TCP/IP, Cisco IOS, Layer 3 Switching, RIP, OSPF, EIGRP, GRE, HSRP, GLBP, IPSEC, SSL, AAA, SNMP QOS/class of services, VoIP, Network Management Practices, Load balancing, VPN, Wireless Networks, Avaya phones systems, Cisco phone systems, Cisco Unified Communication Manager, and Cisco/Tandberg Video Conferencing Systems. 
Experience with network capacity planning, network security principles and general network management best practices.
 
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Wed, 23 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Systems/Data Analyst]]> JOB SUMMARY: 

Build views for new campaign platform and validate that said views are correct.  Implement quality checks and quality control measures for data to be used in new campaign platform. Supports analytics team through implementation of SQL and other structured data queries.  Partners with the Information Technology team to ensure best-of-class data management, analytics and reporting.  Leads development of procedures, views, and back-end database logic supporting Analytics group needs in ad hoc as well as ongoing analytics projects. 

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Develop data extract and analysis routines using SQL & Excel to support CRM and Analytics teams

Build and validate views to support new Campaign platform. Implement Q.C. measures to ensure views and data are correct.

Develop, enhance and update Unica flowcharts and underlying data access logic to support CRM team campaign implementations

 

QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Experience with SQL and Relational Databases (expert);
    • Must have thorough understanding of database structure;
    • Experience creating complicated reports including sub-reports, parameter based reports, graphical reports, formula based, well-formatted reports; analysis reports, etc.
    • Working knowledge of databases including writing SQL queries required.
  • Experience with Hadoop (intermediate to advanced)
  • Experience with Paxata (preferred)
  • Excellent analytical skills with past experience in email and/or database marketing analysis;
  • Experience with Unica or other campaign management system preferred
  • Experience with Microsoft Excel (advanced):
    • Must be able to develop and understand advanced Microsoft Excel spreadsheets.
  • Ability to work independently in a deadline oriented environment;
  • Experience in troubleshooting and resolving problems;
  • Ability to evaluate quantitative data sets and determine “ big picture” implications required;
  • Working knowledge of marketing, media and marketing customer data required;
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Tue, 22 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Quality Assurance Analyst]]> JOB DESCRIPTION

Strategy and Planning
  • Develop and establish quality assurance measures and testing standards for new applications, products, and/or enhancements to existing applications throughout their development/product lifecycle.
  • Prepare and deliver reports, recommendations, or alternatives that address existing and potential trouble areas in IT systems and projects across the organization.
  • Create and execute test plans and scripts that will determine optimal application performance according to specifications.
  • Verify and revise quality assurance standards as needed.
  • Ensure that testing activities allow applications to meet business requirements and systems goals, fulfill end-user requirements, and identify existing or potential issues.
  • Collaborate with software/systems personnel in application testing, such as system, unit, regression, load, and acceptance testing methods.
  • Make recommendations for improvement of applications to programmers and software developers or engineers.
  • Communicate test progress, test results, and other relevant information to project stakeholders and management.
  • Test any new software to ensure integration into company systems meets functional requirements, system compliance, and technical specifications.
  • Analyze formal test results in order to discover and report any defects, bugs, errors, configuration issues, and interoperability flaws.
  • Assist in the development of change control processes, practices, and guidelines for new and existing technologies.
  • Participate in developing, distributing, and coordinating in-depth end-user reviews for modified and new systems or applications.
  • Cultivate and disseminate knowledge of quality assurance best practices.

 

Position Requirements 
  • Strong knowledge of system testing best practices and methodologies.
  • Extensive experience with core software applications, including Microsoft web, client/server, eCommerce and Mobile applications.
  • Direct hands-on experience with ad hoc query programs. Microsoft SQL Server, automated testing tools, and reporting software.
  • Proven data analysis, data verification, and problem-solving abilities.
  • Good project management skills and/or substantial exposure to project-based work structures.
  • Knowledge of applicable data privacy practices and laws.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Excellent listening, presentation, and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to communicate ideas in both technical and user-friendly language.
  • Able to prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment.
  • High attention to detail.
  • Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.
  • Plan test schedules in accordance with project scope or delivery dates; develop test plans, test procedures and test scenarios.
  • Perform system, functional, interface, integration and regression testing.
  • Apply analytical and problem solving skills to validate IT and business processes through careful testing.
  • Collaborate with developers, business analysts and other QA analysts in application testing and defect management.
  • Manage, execute and track test activities including scripts, results and quality decisions.
  • Report test results, document software defects using a bug tracking system and communicate defects to software developers.
  • Develop and communicate test metrics to project management, business analyst and customers.
  • Flexibility in work schedule to work occasional evenings and/or weekends to meet deadlines

 

Position Qualifications:
  • Must have 3+ years of experience in Quality Assurance
  • Must have an in-depth understanding of the SQA life-cycle from functional requirements gathering to the design and execution of automated and manual system level tests.
  • Must have a solid understanding of the role of QA in the software development process and have proven successes.
  • Must be detail oriented and have excellent problem solving skills
  • Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must have the ability to work in a rapidly changing environment
  • Must have experience working successfully in a collaborative, team– oriented environment
  • Must have previous experience using test management and tracking tools.
  • Must have an understanding of relational databases and data structures.
  • Must have proficient knowledge in the Microsoft Office suite.
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Tue, 22 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Estimator]]> Program Cost Estimator PM:

This position provides overall estimating technical expertise for a major Indiana Program.
The Cost Estimator PM is responsible for analyzing and updating the distribution actual costs and estimates for cost recovery and plan updates. 
As part of the Project Management team, this position is a technical SME, and requires college level reasoning via formal education and work experience. It requires working knowledge to proficient use in the understanding of, and the application of, project controls principles.
An advanced level of analytical ability and experience in working with large data sets in Excel is valuable.
The ideal candidate will demonstrate interpersonal skills that allow him or her to work successfully in a matrix organization as well as possess the ability to deliver superior results with effective prioritization, scheduling, planning and execution of assigned work

Job Duties:

Work with stakeholders to prepare conceptual and definitive cost estimates for utility projects Forecast and verify remaining project costs
Provide professional expertise in the resolution of complex estimating problems
Analyze systems data and SME input to create an agreed upon overall estimate
Gather information to perform and maintain cost trend reports
Support in updating the annual program legal filings, including exhibits for cost recovery and annual plan updates
Communicate changes/updates to estimates on a regular basis
Provides input for variance analysis of all completed work
Establishes and maintains baseline cash flow for the projects
Provides inputs for issue log and risk registers as related to the estimate and estimating process
Consults and advises project team when monetizing risks
Support PMs in the estimating analysis of the change logs and change requests
Provides support in updating the asset health risk model
Must possess the ability to communicate, develop, and maintain effective working relationships with stakeholders at all levels of the organization
Demonstrate the ability to work as part of a team, be a self-starter, exercise flexibility, and take personal responsibility

Basic Qualifications:

2 year degree in business, finance, project management, engineering, technical, or equivalent
3+ years related cost analysis and/or estimating experience in lieu of degree
Proficient understanding of cost analysis, estimating and project controls principles
Advanced Excel experience
Ability to take a complicated subject and quickly identify the critical information
Strong organizational skills
Strong writing, and communication skills
Strong analytical, problem solving, and decision-making skills
Strong collaboration skills to foster effective working relationships
Previous cost analysis and/or estimating experience preferred
Expertise in MS Office Applications

Desired Qualifications:

Bachelors Degree
PMP or AACE Certification 
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Tue, 22 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Resource Scheduler]]> Resource Scheduler: 

Responsible for the development and implementation of integrated risk and budget and resource based schedules for construction and maintenance internal and contract resources (apparatus, substation, civil, oversight, electrical, operations, relay, and line). 
This person works collaboratively to schedule activities of all transmission work groups (and outside organizations) to support the preparation and implementation of transmission work activities. 
Scheduler is expected to influence positive organization performance, and implement objectives by coaching and exhibiting strong leadership skills. 
Scheduler must be highly motivated and can handle multiple concurrent tasks, possess instinctive decision making ability inherent to the need of transmission line construction and maintenance, substation construction and maintenance, relay electrical work and the NERC/ FERC compliance program work, effective written and oral communications skills, and a strong work ethic. 
JOB DUTIES: 

This position supports the development and implementation of construction and maintenance work plans to support annual programs ranging from $150M - $300M annually (capital and O&M, approximate). 
In addition, this position continually manages changes in these plans to align with changing funding requirements, and to align plans
Develops weekly schedule for a minimum of six to twelve weeks in advance of T-0
Assess scope and bundling opportunities, verifying that the required labor estimates and accounting are accurate on all scheduled tasks, coordinating scheduled activities with other organizations as needed and modifying, changing, and updating the schedule prior to execution. 
Schedules work activities and resources to support work plans, construction projects, and maintenance work to maintain high levels of equipment reliability.
Identifies critical equipment for maintenance, prioritizes work by due dates and faults/operations records. 
Works closely with the Area Coordinators and Planners to capture bundling opportunities for annual work plans requiring outages, clearances, and/or switching to ensure down time on equipment is optimized. 
Identifies critical work activities and keeps all work groups informed of work nearing overdue status to avoid negative consequences. 
Attends routine, weekly and/or bi-weekly planning /scheduling meetings. 
Reviews work orders and work request to ensure accuracy and proper accounting. 
Coordinates construction and maintenance activities with C&M Supervisors, other Schedulers Area Coordinators and Planners to identify long and short range resource sharing opportunities among various work groups to utilize all available resources judiciously and efficiently. 

QUALIFICATIONS: 

Associate’ s degree from a two-year college or technical school OR 5 to 7 years of prior equivalent work related experience in lieu of a degree 
Three to five years of prior work related experience in addition to a degree or applicable relation experience 
Strong working knowledge of computer systems and software applications: applications include, but are not limited to: Primavera, Project View, Word, Excel, Access and Outlook. 
Experience with the Work Management Systems and Scheduling 

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:  

Bachelor’ s degree from a four-year college or university. 
Possess a strong commitment to customer service and satisfaction 
Ability to manage numerous projects concurrently 
Experience with Maximo Scheduler a plus.
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Tue, 22 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Application Security Consultant]]> Our client has an immediate opportunity for an Application Security Consultant.

Location: San Francisco, CA (Market St.)

6 month contract+

Rate: $95/hr.

The Application Security Consultant is responsible for, but not limited to, the following:
  • Work with Head of Application Security to develop Security standards
  • Partner with product specialist to write new standards to feed into product development e.g. encryption, key management, coding standards
  • Work with program specialist and other functions (e.g. PMO) to develop and deploy process to ensure projects are assessed from the beginning and requirements are delivered.
  • Working with businesses, SMEs and project management to ensure security requirements are understood and implemented as part of the project lifecycle. The responsibilities also include staying with the project through the cycle (from inception to product implementation) and validating the implementation, as needed.
  • Partner with businesses and technology to research and provide security guidance for strategic projects involving new technologies or concepts (e.g. moving a core application to cloud, or developing mobile application, new authentication technology, encryption techniques or technologies, etc.). The position requires on-going partnership (vs. one time guidance) to build environments and deploy technologies in a secure manner and mitigating risks beforehand – truly positioning security as an enabler of business

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS
  • Bachelor’ s degree in computer science or relevant field or equivalent demonstrable experience
  • 7+ years of experience in security field specially around security assessments or audit field
  • CISA, CISM, PCI QSA or comparable certifications preferred but not required.
  • Must have a strong technical background with prior hands-on experience a plus
  • Must have demonstrable experience and strong understanding of technologies in one or more of the following areas: advanced authentication technologies, Cloud security, mobile app development and security, SAML, switching and routing, network and end point security technologies
  • #LI-AV1
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Tue, 22 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Windows Packaging Engineer]]> We are looking for a Windows Packaging Engineer   with wide experience in using Flexera Admin Studio, SCCM and JAMF.
The details of the requirement are given hereunder. Interested candidates may submit their resume in Word format.


Must have the following Skills and Abilities: 
  • Mastery level knowledge of supporting, managing and implementing Microsoft Windows 10 and legacy Operating Systems 
  • 7+ years dedicated to Microsoft enterprise software and platforms 
  • Expertise in packaging applications using Flexera Admin Studio, SCCM and JAMF 
  • Must have significant Microsoft Windows Packaging and Administration, Engineering and Infrastructure Knowledge 
  • The candidate must have proven End User interaction with various End Users and able to maintain ticket SLA' s for responding to User Requests promptly 
  • The candidate will provide daily support for Microsoft Windows and MacOS 
  • This position will provide 24/7 coverage for Desktop Software Packaging Services 
  • Proficiency in VBScript or Power Shell 
  • Thrives in a highly regulated and fast paced and changing environment with proven multitasking skills and focus on details and accuracy 
  • Expertise in Windows desktops and Servers and other Microsoft technologies
  • Troubleshooting skills is a daily requirement 


Nice to have Skills and Abilities: 
  • Should have experience with Apple MacOS Support, Management, and Packaging 
  • Should be familiar with Casper operations and support 
  • Experience with Group Policy processing and troubleshooting across various computing platforms including servers, web servers, desktops etc. 
  • 5+ years technical leadership responsibilities
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Mon, 21 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Software Developer]]> Kavaliro is seeking a  Software Developer to join one of the fastest growing companies in the US which provides comprehensive enterprise risk management solutions to organizations operating in high-risk, highly-regulated environments and organizations that value risk mitigation. 

Our human capital and specialized industry enterprise risk management solutions protect people, brands, and profits from avoidable loss and harm. 

Location: Purcellville, VA 

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Design, develop, and test web applications and related user interfaces.
  • Work productively within a tightly-structured team environment following agile/Scrum development processes.
  • Work productively in a fast-paced development environment.
  • Write PHP within a Linux-Apache-MySQL environment.
  • Write unit tests and automated acceptance tests.
  • Write XML and JSON integrations.
  • Design test protocols to provide high levels of confidence in software’ s stability, usability, and security.
  • Provide development time estimates, constraints, and risks/liabilities.
  • Understand and implement the stated requirements for software.
  • Deliver software within given time constraints.
  • Plan and prioritize development tasks in order to achieve objectives.

 

Requirements:

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: 

 

Education: 
  • Bachelor’ s degree in Software Design or related field

Experience:
  • Minimum of 5 years software development and 3 years PHP experience. Preferred one year integrations experience. 

SKILLS REQUIRED:
  • Detail-oriented.
  • Take pride in work products.
  • Ability to maintain high quality of work.
  • High aptitude for collaboration and teamwork.
  • High level of interpersonal skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects.
  • Ability to meet stated customer-initiated deadlines.
  • Proficiency in PHP within a LAMP environment.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite applications.
  • Demonstrate professional office etiquette and appearance.
  • Exemplify professionalism in all LRG-related contexts and activities.
  • Maintains confidentiality at all times.
  • Punctual; on time for work.
  • Responsible to meet work hours expectations.

 
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Mon, 21 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Database Analyst]]> We are looking for a Database Analyst   for our direct client at Herndon, VA. The successful candidate would have to coordinate changes to computer databases, test, and implement the database applying knowledge of database management systems.

  Job Responsibilities:
  • Work with senior management, technical and client teams in order to determine data requirements, business data implementation approaches, best practices for advanced data manipulation, storage and analysis strategies
  • Write and code logical and physical database descriptions and specify identifiers of database to management system or direct others in coding descriptions
  • Design, implement, automate and maintain large scale enterprise data ETL processes
  • Modify existing databases and database management systems and/or direct programmers and analysts to make changes
  • Test programs or databases, correct errors and make necessary modifications

 

  Education/Experience:
  • Have Single-Family and Disclosure knowledge
  • Bachelor' s degree in a technical field such as computer science, computer engineering or related field required
  • 8-10 years of applicable experience required
  • Experience with database technologies
  • Knowledge of the ETL process
  • Knowledge of at least one scripting language
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Strong troubleshooting and problem solving skills
  • Desire to be working with data and helping businesses make better data driven decisions.
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Mon, 21 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[QA Testing Analyst]]> We are looking for a QA Testing Analyst for our direct client at Herndon, VA.
  • Analyze business requirements and technical specifications of applications in development to see how they can be developed into testable elements. 
  • Develop test plan, test script, test scenario, and test methodology and document for execution. 
  • Conduct test execution of applications in test. 
  • Manual testing experience 
  • Any Automation test Experience is a plus 
  • May perform regression or other analyses and present in project meeting. 
  • Strong organizational, problem solving, and analytical skills as it pertains to testing software and providing operational support. 
  • Must have strong SQL query creation and manipulation skills. 
  • XML generation testing is a plus 
  • UNIX experience and batch execution experience 
  • Collaborate with managers or practitioners in the business unit to determine systems
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Mon, 21 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Access Developer]]> We are looking for an Access Developer for our direct client at Herndon, VA. The successful candidate would  Build Access based application with Oracle / SQL Server / Sybase / Access backends. 

 
  • Experience working in Access 2003 as well as the latest ACCDB versions 
  • Ability to work on all Microsoft Access objects like tables, queries, forms, reports, macros etc 
  • Experience in writing VBA code for the User Interfaces 
  • Work with the business users to understand & document the functional requirements 
  • Performs detailed analysis of complex business processes and requirements and proposes solutions 
  • Ability to perform Data Analysis 
  • Analyze the existing access applications and enhance as required by Business Users 
  • Provide technical support / assistance for the modules developed 
  • Ability to integrate Access with other Microsoft Office suite applications like Excel, Word etc
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Mon, 21 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Director - Solution Architect Infrastructure & Cloud]]> Kavaliro is seeking to place a Director level Cloud & Infrastructure Solutions Architect for their leading global client based out of the Chicago area. 

This director will lead a talented team of Solution Architects to design Infrastructure solutions leveraging on premise enterprise technologies and on AWS.

Additional this person will:

    Develop and drive enterprise standards globally

    Establish a program to modernize and continuously improve our intake process for velocity and ease of consumption.

    Develop and drive a cloud first design strategy.

    Facilitating technical discussions with senior level clients

    Mentoring all engineering staff and developing the team’ s technical skills

    Helping to review and evaluate technical partnerships and vendor relationships

    Participate in new business activities

    Building business cases in an effort to adopt new technology

    Operate in an environment which has both waterfall & agile project methodologies.

Requirements:

    BA/BS

    3 years leading an infrastructure focused solution architecture team.

    6 years or architecture experience

    Thorough understanding of enterprise infrastructure technology (VMWare, Windows, Linux, EMC, VCE, etc) and AWS services.

    Experience with digital technologies and PAAS technologies and methodologies such as Pivotal, Containers and CICD tools.
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Mon, 21 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Informatica ETL Developer]]> Kavaliro is looking for an Informatica ETL Developer for our direct client in Herndon, VA. 

The succesful Informatica ETL Developer:

Provides technical direction in the maintenance and development of the extract transform and load (ETL) aspects of the data warehouse. Maintains an understanding of the inputs received from the data source providers. Performs analysis, design, development, and implementation of new ETL requirements. Recommends changes to enhance the data warehouse data cleansing, and conversion processes. Supports testing and validation of the new data conversion processes. Responsible for planning, and monitoring schedule milestone and deliverables for assignments. Possesses strong SDLC experience and manages appropriate levels of systems documentation as required.

Required Skills
  • 8 years of Experience with Informatica PowerCenter
  • 8 years of Experience with Informatica Data Quality
  • 4 Years of Experience with Informatica Power Exchange (change data capture)
  • Design, Develop, Test, Implement and troubleshoot ETL mappings and workflows in a large Data Warehouse environment
  • Strong experience developing and maintaining Informatica mappings/workflows in a data warehouse environment
  • Strong experience optimizing Informatica mappings, sessions and workflows
  • Experienced writing complex SQL’ s, PL/SQL and Performance tuning is a plus
  • Strong database experience, data analysis and analytical skills
  • Experience creating ETL design documentation and maintaining overall design document and deliverables
  • Strong working experience of the SDLC processes
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Good understanding of dimensional modeling and ETL designs for loading Star Schemas
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Mon, 21 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Quality Assurance Specialist]]> Looking for QA Specialist to help us define and implement test methodologies and procedures that will produce superior quality solutions. As the QA Specialist, you will own and execute quality assurance testing for the CA PPM / Clarity applications and any related integrations to build scale, efficiency, and consistent user experience.

 

Minimum 4 years relevant experience. 
Bachelor’ s Degree or equivalent. 
Ability to perform and excel on all phases of testing including functional requirements or Use Cases. 
Ability to clearly document test work products. 
Ability to perform with guidance across all phases of system development; technical design of a projects solution, coding, and testing. 
Ability to clearly document test work products and review and contribute to the documentation across the project. 
Ability to identify issues or opportunities within the scope of assigned projects. 
Demonstrated experience with project testing, implementation, and deployment activities.


Experience using CA PPM (Clarity). If not Clarity, experience with other PPM' s. 

Experience with Agile, Scrum, etc.

Required: Bachelor’ s Degree
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Mon, 21 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Dev Ops Engineer]]> Dev Ops Engineer

Long-term position

Location: Purcellville, VA

Must be able and authorized to work for any employer

Full background check with drug test conducted upon hire

Kavaliro seeks a DevOps Engineer to be responsible for keeping the company' s application stack updated and healthy while scaling to match growth. Create and enhance CI/CD pipelines, maintain Virtual Machine and Container Images, and various kinds of automation processes (build management, automated deployments, automated testing, configuration management) in order to improve software  deployments and system stability.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Maintain uptime, performance security, and stability of company applications, including:

       -Amazon Web Services (AWS) infrastructure managment

       -EC2 LAMP stack application server administration, monitoring, and tuning

       -RDS (MySQL) server administration, monitoring, tuning

       -Elastic search index health, data pipelines, nightly data migration tasks

Own and manage CI/build/deploy processes in a rapid-deployment/zero-downtime environment

Support Change and Configuration Management processes and repositories

Assist development teams with build jobs and overall build management troubleshooting

Design, implement, and maintain solutions that contribute to the automation of code/infrastructure changes, empowering development teams to have a seamless framework to deliver the best software

Provide project time estimates, constraints, and risk/liabilities

Manage AWS and related operational infrastructure costs, providing regular management updates and costs.

Lead horizontal and vertical scaling efforts, including database sharding, multi-region ASW deployment

Actively participates in high level team activities such as architecture or process improvements

Participate as member of software development team, contributing to the application codebases

Education
  • Bachelor  degree in IT or Tech Field

 

Experience
  • 1 yr experience working on delivering and operating software as a DevOps Engineer, Operations Engineer or Software Engineer or Cloud Engineer
  • Experience with AWS cloud computing environment
  • Administration of LAMP stack environment - Linux, Apache, MySQL
  • Experience using/implementing CI/CD frameworks
  • Good understanding of micro service architecture
  • Experience with performance monitoring and site reliability for a high traffic site
  • AWS Cloudwatch, NewRelic or Related logging/monitoring tools
  • Unit, integration, and load testing too; s
  • Willingness to be in an on-call rotation
  • Ability to summarize and communicate effectively and clearly moderately complex information in varied written formats to internal and external customers
  • Programming languages, PHP, Python and shell scripts

Pluses
  • Web application development experience with PHP and Javascript framework experience
  • Experience working in an Agile development environment
  • Experience with Docker or Linux container technologies
  • Experience with high traffic production websites or services
  • Experience developing and using web services and API' s
  • AWS application infrastructure and horizontal scaling of web application infrastructure
  • Infrastructure provisioning tools (Ansible, Chef, Puppet, Vagrant, Packer, Terraform, Cloud Formation

-Overtime may be needed to meet key objectives
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Mon, 21 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Sourcing Specialist]]> We are looking for strong candidates for an ENTRY LEVEL recruiting role in our Petaluma, CA office. Candidates must have a completed Bachelor' s Degree and some office experience.

Please attach resumes with application.

The core mission of the Sourcing Specialist is to perform recruiting support functions including candidate sourcing, screening, interviewing, and reference checking to qualified IT professionals. Goal is to provide an average minimum of 20 qualified candidates to the recruiters each week, mentor another Sourcing Specialist and be promoted to a Recruiter within the first year.

Responsibilities:
  • Develop an understanding of client requirements, including consultation with client-facing colleagues to fully understand the client’ s needs, culture, and hiring objectives.
  • Maintain an understanding of the industry and skill sets served, including trends and new developments.
  • Develop and implement recruiting strategies designed to identify and attract qualified candidates.
  • Evaluate candidates, including interviews, references, and match their skills and strengths with clients’ job requirements.
  • Creatively utilize networking, employee referrals, leads, job boards, social media, ad searches, career fairs, internet research and direct contact to locate qualified candidates meeting client requirements.
  • Respond promptly and effectively to incoming candidate applications through the job boards and complete effective pre-screens.
  • Share qualified candidates with Recruiting team for open positions.
  • Maintain a proactive bench of employees for upcoming contractors through a high volume of outbound phone calls and meetings.
  • Utilize an understanding of relevant employment laws to avoid unlawful employment practices during the recruiting process.
  • Effectively utilize company systems to perform duties and maintain records in accordance policies and procedures.

 

Requirements:
  • Demonstrate a passion for the staffing business and the desire to learn the business of our clients
  • Bachelor’ s degree or related/equivalent work experience
  • Relentless drive for success and a tolerance for rejection
  • Strong business acumen, professionalism and personal integrity
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced and high pressure environment
  • Ability to excel in a competitive environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with emphasis on tact and diplomacy
  • Active listening skills
  • Ability to gain the respect of the team and of clients
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Have service oriented sales approach a plus
  • Strong internet research skills. Proficiency in MS office, including Word and Excel.
  • Have experience in phone sales environment
  • Ability to overcome Objections
  • Ability to understand the disciplines served.
  • Be able to generate referrals and follow up with them
  • Be able to manage time wisely and plan ahead for the day
  • Experience tracking daily activity
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Mon, 21 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Full Desk Recruiter]]> Kavaliro is looking to add to their Perm Division! Very aggressive Permanent Placement Comp Plan. If you are a self-starter, a hunter, and looking to grow your career this is the opportunity for you. Opportunity to work remote

As a Perm Resource Manager Your Responsibilities Will Include
  • Recruiting, hiring and placing professionals in full-time positions with our clients
  • Managing ongoing engagements to deliver outstanding customer service to both clients and candidates
  • Providing consistent communication and career guidance to candidates
  • Participating in industry trade associations to increase our presence within the local IT community
  • Develop an understanding of client requirements, including consultation with the client or client-facing colleagues to fully understand the client’ s needs, culture, and hiring objectives.
  • Maintain an understanding of the industry and skill sets served, including trends and new developments.
  • Develop and implement recruiting strategies designed to identify and attract qualified candidates.
  • Evaluate candidates, including interviews, references, and match their skills and strengths with clients’ job requirements.
  • Creatively utilize networking, employee referrals, leads, job boards, social media, ad searches, career fairs, internet research and direct contact to locate qualified candidates meeting client requirements.
  • Facilitate/mediate the offer process, including salary negotiations, overcoming objections, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment. Guide and advise candidates thru the process.
  • Counsel candidates in resume preparation, interviewing, and career planning.
  • Develop and maintain long-term relationships with candidates.
  • Maintain a proactive bench of employees for upcoming opportunities through a high volume of outbound phone calls and meetings.
  • Utilize an understanding of relevant employment laws to avoid unlawful employment practices during the recruiting process.
  • Effectively utilize company systems to perform duties and maintain records in accordance policies and procedures.

Your Qualifications Should Include
  • Experience running a full desk in the staffing industry.
  • Self-confidence, perseverance, excellent communication skills and a high sense of urgency.
  • Ability to leverage technology experience to manage and grow the business
  • A strong desire to succeed.
  • Excellent business development, negotiation, communication and problem-solving skills in a fast-paced business environment.

 
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Mon, 21 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[LifeRay -Java Developer]]> Kavaliro is looking for a Senior LifeRay-Java Developer to perform  high complexity (i.e. system level applications) analysis, design, development and unit testing of software applications from user requirements and design documents. The candidate also resolves defects encountered during various testing cycles. This is for our direct client.

Requirements: 
  • Ability to quickly learn and apply new technologies
  • BA/BS in Computer Sciences or Arts or related field, or equivalent qualification, with 6-8 years of IT experience
  • Architecture, Design & Development of portal based applications
  • 5 + years of experience with Portal integration using JAVA technologies
  • 5+ years of hand on experience in web front end application development
  • 5+ years of experience in following specific areas:
    • LifeRay Portal development experience including LifeRay DXP 7.0 version 
    • CSS 
    • HTML and/or HTML5 
    • Performance Tuning 
    • JavaScript  JQuery 
    • Ajax, AngularJs or Node.js 
  • Knowledge of financial industry an asset 
  • Understanding of BI tools like Tableau, Thought Spot etc. 
  • Excellent problem solving and communication skills. 
  • Ability to actively participate and contribute to design, planning and execution 
  • Strong analytical and critical thinking skills 
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills 
  • Ability to multi task and adapt to changing priorities and demands 
  • Ability to follow instructions, organize and prioritize work, and work effectively under time and volume pressures to meet specific deadlines.
  • Working experience with AWS, cloud adoption

 

 
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Mon, 21 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[IT Support Technician]]> IT Support Technician – Secret Clearance

The IT Support Technician will be responsible for the design and development of file storage on Microsoft Office 365 SharePoint, inventory control and general customer assistance in conjunction with Intranet and a commercial wireless network.

Required: Must possess a SECRET CLEARANCE or HIGHER - REQUIRED In-depth knowledge and documented experience working with desktop and laptop computers, PC and Mac, to include inventorying, troubleshooting, diagnosing and resolving computer hardware and software problems for a wide array of customers. Ability to quickly and accurately perform data input to submit trouble tickets and other requests. Familiarity with DoD and DoN security requirements as they relate to IT and the Clinger-Cohen Act. Ability to inventory IT assets and asset management. Familiarity with computer cloning and software patching. Strong organizational skills. Excellent customer service skills. Ability to adhere to IT installation timelines and deadlines. Ability to map printers in a wireless environment. Excellent oral and written communications skills. Expertise in all MS Office applications, including Office 365 SharePoint and OneDrive. lAbility to pack, ship, receive and track computer equipment. Familiarity with Avaya PBX Phone System. Familiarity with AMX All-In-One Presentation Systems. COMPTIA A+ Certification or similar is desired.
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Mon, 21 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Hands on IT Manager]]> This position encompasses the complete IT portion of the ERP responsibility, including desktop support, maintenance and updating of accounting, inventory systems and collaboration, CRM, EDI and similar ancillary applications.

Experience in a manufacturing environment is required.

 

 

 
  • BS or higher in Information Systems, Information Technology, Computer Science or similar
  • 5+ years’ experience in an IT role, one year or more of management experience preferred
  • SQL proficiency required, proficiency in additional programming languages preferred
  • Knowledge of Windows environments (Windows 7, 10 and server)
  • ERP experience preferred (SAP a plus)
  • Network administration experience preferred (managing switches, routers, firewalls wifi, networking protocols, etc.)
  • Experience with helpdesk software preferred
  • Experience with Crystal reporting preferred
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Mon, 21 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Mobile Application Developer]]> Mobile Application Developer

Developer with be designing applications in  in iOS and Android.
Should be comfortable with the agile process, daily standups, short iterations over features etc.
Will need to help design quick prototypes and be familiar with the GIT version control system.

REQUIRED BACKGROUND:

3-5 years of experience in Mobile Development
Experience with REST APIs
Objective-C or Swift experience
Willing to develop apps with the Android SDK as needed.

Education:
Bachelors Degree or a combination of education plus equivalent work experience
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Mon, 21 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Junior Engineer]]> Responsibilities of this position include but are not limited to the following: Accurately evaluate options to design safe, reliable, and cost effective electric distribution facilities for new residential, commercial and industrial projects according to policies, procedures and standards.
Primary face-to-face contact with customers both internal and external, requiring extensive communication.
Evaluate electrical loading, and reliability on the electric distribution system to provide cost effective system expansion that maximizes safety and service reliability. Also may complete follow up activities associated with the investigation, mitigation, or prevention of outages on the electric distribution system, as well as involvement in the resolution of less complex power quality issues.
Assist with outage restoration activities. 

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

Minimum two year degree in engineering technology or related technical degree, or a Bachelor of Science degree, from an accredited school
Demonstrated ability to work effectively with others
Possess valid driver' s license.
Proficient user of personal computer, particularly Microsoft Windows Office based applications.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS
Knowledge of electric distribution system operation.
Previous experience with drawing tools such as Autocad, MicroStation
Previous experience working with the public
Possess good interpersonal skills. 
Demonstrably good oral and written communication skills. 
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Mon, 21 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Marketing Campaign Manager]]> Campaign Manager

Responsible for the strategic development, tactical implementation and maintenance of all Marketing Communications initiatives as it relates to the promotion of products and services for a specific line of business.
Own the primary relationship with our internal clients and are responsible for the integration among partnering communication departments.
Liaise with, and act as the link between, assigned departments and the marketing communications organization by maintaining regular contact with both, ensuring that communication flows effectively
Serve as consultant to the business in recommending new and best practices to continually improve campaign performance
Develop a portfolio of campaigns for the assigned department based on annual and / or quarterly Market Plans or Communications Plans
Brief media, creative and research staff, and assist with the formulation of marketing strategies for assigned departments
Negotiate with assigned department and marketing communications staff about the details of campaigns
Get success metrics / desired outcomes from assigned department to allow measurement of campaign effectiveness 
Work collaboratively with creative, copy, operations/traffic, marketing, and other enterprise teams on implementing campaigns
Coordinate with traffic department to meet deadlines and prioritize tasks
Present creative work with creative leads to the business for approval or modification
Manage assigned campaign budgets and costs; and ensure appropriate charging
Use technology tools to manage campaigns and deliver performance metrics

REQUIRED BACKGROUND: 

Five+ years of advertising agency or corporate marketing experience
Experience with using technology to manage workflow
Relationship/account management experience
Experience in taking new products to market
Ability to work independently and/or a part of team, quickly and creatively, under tight deadlines
Consulting skills to provide technical and creative advice to clients using industry best practices
Ability to coordinate work and projects with designers, copywriters
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Mon, 21 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Java Developer]]> We are looking for a Java Spring developer responsible for building Java applications. This includes anything between complex groups of back-end services and their client-end (desktop and mobile) counterparts. 

Job Duties: 

Will be to design and develop these applications, and to coordinate with the rest of the team working on different layers of the infrastructure. 
Thus, a commitment to collaborative problem solving, sophisticated design, and product quality is essential. 
Translate application storyboards and use cases into functional applications Design, build, and maintain efficient, reusable, and reliable Java code 
Ensure the best possible performance, quality, and responsiveness of the applications Identify bottlenecks and bugs, and devise solutions to these problems 
Help maintain code quality, organization, and automation 

Java development experience, Spring experience.  
Knowledge of Cloud and/or API development a plus. 
Education: Bachelor Degree or a combination of education plus equivalent work experience
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Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Vendor Contract Administrator]]> Vendor Contract Administrator 

This role will assist with contract research, data management, process incoming contracts, communicate with internal contacts regarding contract requests and work on a variety of special projects. 

Qualifications: 
- 3+ years of experience
- Experience with contracts
- Advanced Excel knowledge is required. 
- Knowledge of Microsoft office
- Excellent verbal and written skills. 
- Experience in a fast paced contract administrator role
- Ability to handle multiple tasks at once. 

- Bachelor' s Degree required

* Please include cover letter with application
 
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Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Sr Programmer analyst with SQL, Excel, Tableau]]> Kavaliro seeks a Programmer Analyst for a contract position with their direct client In Washington DC or Reston VA.

This position will support Duty Controllers Shared Services Operations in all aspects of systems and production support initiatives related to Accounting Operations systems. This position requires a strong conceptual understanding of accounting, finance principles and a strong understanding of complex relational database systems and/or Custom of the Shelf Products   related to mortgage backed securities accounting and reporting.The individual will need to interpret business needs and provide a clear and forward-looking direction to ensure that the team delivers value-added results.

Must be comfortable managing and interpreting business rules and possess strong experience in programming, SQL, reporting,

business process mapping, product support, and software development life cycle (SDLC)

EDUCATION

Bachelor' s Degree or equivalent required

MINIMUM EXPERIENCE

10+ years of related experience

  SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS
  • Ability to absorb information and data from multiple sources, apply analytical skills, and produce thoughtful and strategic recommendations for ultimate presentation to the customer. 
  • Demonstrates programming and reporting skills as well as the ability to conceptualize more complex issues and develop complex processes, procedures or solutions.
  • Create reports, compare code and validate
  • Demonstrate advanced skills with SQL, excel, Tableau
  • Demonstrated experience with detailed data analysis, preferably in the mortgage/ financial   industry   experience is highly desired
  • Demonstrated experience development using programming SQL language
  • Securities and accounting background and understanding is a   plus
  • Tableau, NeteZZA exposure and Excel macro development a plus
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Thu, 17 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Project Manager with CM expertise in finance/banking industry]]> Kavaliro is looking for a Project Manager with strong Change Management experience to work with our direct client in Dallas, TX.   The ideal candidate will have finance, mortgage or banking operations experience.   Particularly with Expense Reimbursement.  

This is an immediate need!   See below for additional details.  

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Supports business unit, with short duration, high volume projects (Change management type projects) – documenting process changes, Changes would be implemented within a matter of weeks.

Partner with Operations teams  to identify process improvement opportunities

Engage with management and stakeholders.

Create project roadmaps to implement changes.  

Manage process changes and improvements

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

6-8 years of experience in Project Management and Change Management

MS Office Suite and SharePoint

Black Knight financial services software is a plus

Ideal Background – mortgage operations with  expense reimbursement support experience.   

 
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Wed, 16 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[IT Business Analyst]]> BUSINESS ANALYST

Currently looking for a Business Analyst who has expertise in applying technology-based solutions to solve advanced business problems.
This candidate should also understand technical software development, including SDLC and Agile software development best practices.
Have a fundamental understanding of technology components and concepts including but not limited to information management, databases, networking, Internet/intranet web applications, and software design documentation methods and tools.
Assist in testing or Service Introduction activities as well.

Job Duties:

Ensuring business and technical requirements are documented and understood across cross-functional project teams Working with subject matter experts to elicit, analyze, communicate and validate requirements for new and existing business processes and systems
Bridge the gap translating between business needs and solutions Interacting with the business, technical and support teams to collect and ensure the validity of requirements by scheduling and facilitating workshops: conducting interviews, developing use cases, mockups, etc.
Working with Business Process Mapping specialists, as necessary, to support the creation of process specifications flow, as well as influencing improvements aspects
Create and maintain the Requirement Traceability Matrix to confirm all requirements are traceable throughout the project
Providing effective guidance and coaching to less senior business/requirements analysts
Performing more generalized project management activities as necessary to support needs of the organization
Create use cases/user stories and business process models
Serve as a point of contact for all testing deliverables; provides clarifications to testing requirements o Monitoring testing activities as well as create and execute test scripts
Lead defect triage meetings and prioritization of defects and ensure test scripts are refined to test any defects during the testing phases
Assist Change Management and Service Introduction leads with help to develop and document deployment and application support plans, processes, and procedures.

Required Qualifications:
Bachelor degree in Computer Science or a related discipline or equivalent work related experience in lieu of degree
Three or more years of experience in information technology with a strong emphasis on Requirements Management in addition to a degree
Strong facilitation experience
Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) experience
MS Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint) experience

Desired Qualifications:
Experience with UML (Uniform Modeling Language) diagramming methods
Experience with BPMN (Business Process Modeling Notation)
Agile Framework experience Scrum methodology experience
JIRA experience
HP Quality Center experience 

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Tue, 15 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Customer Success Technician]]> Duties and Responsibilities:

 
  • Provide remote technical support and resolve problems to the end user’ s satisfaction
  • Monitor dashboard for tickets assigned to the queue and process as assigned
  • Determine source of errors by reviewing procedures and actions taken by user(s)
  • Execute installations and setups; resolve error messages
  • Walk users through performing diagnostic procedures
  • Communicate and document technological solutions
  • Perform Microsoft Windows Updates
  • Answer incoming phone calls and requests from clients and staff as needed
  • Exemplify teamwork in a highly visible and fast paced environment with minimal supervision

 

Required Experience:

 
  • Excellent customer service skills and phone etiquette
  • Minimum of 2 years  of experience in IT Help Desk, IT Support or similar type positions
  • Experience with Microsoft Active Directory, Microsoft Server Operating System, Desktop PC applications and Windows Network Applications
  • Basic knowledge of IP addressing, DNS and DHCP
  • Working knowledge of TCP/IP and standard networking protocols

 

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Tue, 15 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Administrative Assistant]]> Kavaliro is seeking an experienced administrative assistant for a full time opportunity with one of their leading Orlando clients. 

 

The administrative assistant should be an excellent communication with solid experience with: 

Microsoft Office Tools 

Scheduling 

Reception 

Note-taking 

Event planning 

Filing 

Experience with HR processes and procedures is also highly desired. 
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Tue, 15 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Public Engagement Coordinator]]> The Sr. Public Engagement Specialist leads the company' s strategic outreach efforts for all major transmission projects including infrastructure siting and construction activities in Pinellas and Pasco counties, along with other communities in the surrounding area.
This position requires in-depth knowledge and experience and will coordinate  complex communications internally and externally.

JOB DUTIES 
The primary responsibilities of the Sr. Public Engagement Specialist is to lead the company' s strategic outreach efforts for all major projects including siting and construction activities.
This position will lead all outreach activities and initiatives including preparing and coordinating external written communications to property owners and other stakeholders, response, dispatch and tracking of external project inquiries, and monitoring and tracking project information. This position also engages and informs key internal stakeholders of the projects taking place and works to ensure a smooth execution of projects.
Participate in transmission project team meetings and processes including field reviews and meetings with local Community Relations Managers to determine appropriate public engagement strategy.
Organize external communications such as letters, collateral and presentations as needed in coordination with internal communications departments, internal management, legal, engineering, siting team, etc.
Coordinate the printing and mailing of external communications.
Monitor property owner inquiries on assigned projects and manage response and documentation. Maintaining Salesforce site and other project documentation and reporting.
Lead the preparation and implementation of public information meetings and participate in public hearings as required.

Basic Qualifications
Five to eight years of related experience Bachelors degree from a four year college or university.
Strong communication skills (verbal and written) necessary to interact with project managers
Community Relations Managers, management, other employees and external community representatives and organizations.
Good working knowledge in Microsoft Office programs.

Desired Qualifications
Bachelors degree in mass communications, public relations or related degree from a four year college or university
Five to eight years of experience in public relations, community affairs, stakeholder engagement, corporate communications
Experience in siting or external affairs 
Salesforce application experience
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Sat, 12 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[API Management Application Architect]]> We are looking for an API Management Application Architect for our direct client at Reston, VA.   Looking for a  Senior Application Architect to apply their  vast experience across architecture disciplines including application, data, and infrastructure to support IT initiatives which are associated with the enterprise implementation of an API Management Platform.

The candidate must apply their knowledge of IT best practices in application, SOA, and API architectures and to define, review, and recommend IT solutions and specifications. The individual must possess the ability to analyze requirements, develop solutions and their associated specifications, and work with development teams to ensure the resulting implementations align to the defined architecture and design.

The candidate will be responsible for, but not limited to: reviewing business and technical requirements, focusing on solution development throughout the project lifecycle, supporting development and testing activities, enforcing best practices and proven patterns, and escalating architecture issues and concerns. The candidate will manage and promote the use of client' s IT standards, serve as a subject matter expert to client' s projects and provide support for project team members. The candidate will create architectures and designs, will conduct peer reviews, and will work with agile development teams during implementation.

Required Qualifications:
  • 10+ years of progressive experience in solution architecture, systems architecture and engineering, analysis and applications programming required.
  • 8+ years of SOA and API architecture and design.
  • Hands on coding and architecture required with skills in Java, J2EE, Spring, RESTful web services, JMS, JSON and XML. Development using Jersey is a plus.
  • Experience developing APIs for large enterprise organization is a plus.
  • Experience working with an API Gateway product, Axway API Management is highly preferred.
  • Expertise in implementing complex full stack API and service-centric digital solutions including web-facing and mobile systems, API, and Micro-Services in large Enterprise organizations.
  • Hands on experience leveraging object oriented design patterns, domain driven design principals, test driven development.
  • Experience with financial and mortgage industry with exposure to security is a plus
  • Well versed in SDLC, DevOps, and continuous delivery/continuous deployment within a large scale organization desired.
  • A minimum of 8 years with performance optimizations such as improving scalability, availability, throughput, failover, etc.
  • A minimum of 5 years' experience in working with AWS as a solution architect. Should be familiar with the AWS services such as EC2, Lambda, S3, ELB, Elastic Beanstalk, VPC, ElastiCache
  • A minimum of 5 years in defining current and target state architectures, transition architectures and roadmaps.
  • A minimum of 5 years with application servers and containers such as JBoss, Tomcat, WebLogic, Oracle Application Server.
  • Familiarity with TIBCO suite of products (EMS, Business Works, and Business Events) is desirable.
  • A minimum of 5 years leading architecture efforts that requires close collaboration with project teams.
  • Excellent communication, presentation, and documentation skills.

 Preferred Qualifications
  • TOGAF Certification
  • Mortgage Industry knowledge experience
  • AWS certification
  • VMware knowledge or certification

 
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Fri, 11 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Senior Business Application Analyst]]> Business Analyst

Project will deliver a mobile application to customers that allows them to pay their bill, report and view outages, and engage with various product and services. 

Job Duties: 

Responsible for gathering and developing business requirements 
Perform business process analysis and business process documentation 
Coordinate with Test Leads to create  test cases and test scripts from requirements
Works with Product Owner to define business requirements to build User Stories
Works with Test Leads and Scrum team to ensure traceability of requirements through test and interfacing with various internal technology teams and external software vendors. 

REQUIRED BACKGROUND: 

Experience with mobile applications and serving as a business analyst supporting the deployment and redesign of mobile applications.  
Experience with Agile Scrum & Kanban methodologies 
Experience with HPQC
Experience with JIRA 
EDU Requirement: Bachelor' s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related discipline or related experience 
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Fri, 11 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Cyber Security Communication Consultants]]> Communication planning and development for cyber security projects.

JOB DUTIES: 

Develop an organizational change management plan for a large project using a structured methodology. The final product should include at minimum:
Stakeholder assessment, impact analysis, communication plan and training strategy
Ability to develop strategy and all communication and training materials collaboratively with subject matter experts

REQUIRED BACKGROUND:

Advanced experience with the following Microsoft products: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, SharePoint, Outlook and MS Project.
Experience leading change efforts for large technology projects using standard change management methodology. Ability to successfully work on multiple projects simultaneously.

DESIRED:

Successful change management for Agile projects; experience working on projects to support physical and/or cyber security
5-7 years change management experience.
Experience leading all aspects of change efforts for large technology projects using standard change management methodology.
Education: Bachelors Degree or a combination of education plus equivalent work experience.
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Fri, 11 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Training Specialist II]]> Candidate will provide instructional development services, developing job aids, participant/facilitator guides, quick references, PPTs and other training materials for this project.

Basic Qualifications:
Two year degree from an accredited college/technical school with business degree/related major AND 2 years of training and development experience
6 years of training and development experience in lieu of any degree

Desired Qualifications: 
Proficiency in communication (oral and written)
Four year degree from an accredited college with business degree/related major
Education specific courses in training and development (i.e. Addie methodology)
E-learning development experience:
Licenses and/or certifications in the Training and Development fields (i.e. ASTD, CPLP, Certified Training Courses, etc.) are desired 
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Fri, 11 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Senior Business Analyst]]> Kavaliro is seeking an experienced Senior Business Analyst

 

The ideal candidate will have these qualities:

 

1. Very strong in Agile and Scrum methodologies

2. Must be able to conduct technical grooming sessions with Dev team

3. Must be able to run daily stand ups

4. Must be able to run planning and retrospective sessions

5. Must be detail oriented and be able to capture requirements in user stories and be able to communicate to the technical team
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Fri, 11 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[NOC Technician]]> Manages the daily operations and support of the IT networks.
The primary networks supported are the LAN/WAN, transport, telephone, wireless data, and mobile radio networks.
Utilize a variety of monitoring tools and network element management systems to triage, troubleshoot and remotely repair problems with networks. Implement software upgrades to network elements as required and participate in the change process to add or delete network elements.
Provide support to IT field operations personnel, dispatch field support personnel as required, dispatch contractors, open and manage tickets with equipment vendors and carriers.
BS in Computer Science, MIS, Engineering, or equivalent computer related degree from an ACCREDITED college or university.
Consideration may be given to candidates with extensive related experience without the academic requirements.

CCNA Preferred;
MPLS Knowledge preferred;
NOC experience required;
4+year of experience in 3 or more of the following: Windows, Windows Server; Unix or Linux operating systems; LAN/WAN and telecommunications networks. Telecommunications experience should include telephony, mobile radio, multiplexing, TDM networks and IP networks.
3+ years of recent telecommunication experience
 
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Fri, 11 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[IT Engineer IV (Active Directory)]]> We are looking for a Senior Active  directory Engineer for our direct client at Reston, VA. 

Must have the following Skills and Abilities: 
• Mastery level knowledge with supporting, managing and implementing Microsoft Active Directory. 
• 10+ years dedicated to Microsoft enterprise software and platforms. 
• High level knowledge with supporting, managing and implementing Microsoft Active Directory Federation Services. (ADFS). 
• Must have significant ADFS 2.1 & 3.0 Administration, Engineering and Infrastructure Knowledge. 
• Proficiency in VBScript or Power Shell. 
• 5+ years technical leadership responsibilities. 
• Thrives in a highly regulated and fast changing environment 
• Must have significant Active Directory Administration, Engineering and Infrastructure Knowledge as well as experience dealing with multiple trusted and untrusted Domains. 
• Must have significant Active Directory Design and Troubleshooting Knowledge as well as experience dealing with Domain Controller issues. 
• Must have significant experience with Group Policy processing and troubleshooting across various computing platforms including servers, web servers, desktops etc. 
• The personnel will provide daily support for Quest applications. (Recovery Manager for Active Directory, Active Roles Server, InTrust and Spotlight on Active Directory) 
• This position will provide 24/7 coverage for Corporate Active Directory Support. 
• The candidate must be skilled in fast paced and changing environment with proven multitasking skills and focus on details and accuracy. 
• The candidate must have proven End User interaction with various End Users and able to maintain ticket SLA’ s for responding to User Requests promptly. 
• Expertise in Windows desktops and Servers and other Microsoft technologies Troubleshooting skills is a daily requirement. (Windows 8.1, Windows 10, Windows Server 2003, 2008/2008R2 and 2012R2) 
• The position will provide support for following documentation, and Sr. Engineering guidance for implementing changes on systems requiring Active Directory integration. 

Nice to have Skills and Abilities: 
The candidate should have experience in migration of services from LDAP to Active Directory. 

Top 3 Skills 
1. Company Longevity 
2. Experience (tailored to Active Directory) 
3. Leadership ability

 

 
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Wed, 09 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[IT Engineer III (Active Directory)]]> Must have the following Skills and Abilities
• Mastery level knowledge with supporting, managing and implementing Microsoft Active Directory. 
• 5+ years dedicated to Microsoft enterprise software and platforms. 
• High level knowledge with supporting, managing and implementing Microsoft Active Directory Federation Services. (ADFS). 
• Must have significant ADFS 2.1 & 3.0 Administration, Engineering and Infrastructure Knowledge. 
• Proficiency in VBScript or Power Shell. 
• Thrives in a highly regulated and fast changing environment 
• Must have significant Active Directory Administration, Engineering and Infrastructure Knowledge as well as experience dealing with multiple trusted and untrusted Domains. 
• Must have significant Active Directory Design and Troubleshooting Knowledge as well as experience dealing with Domain Controller issues. 
• Must have significant experience with Group Policy processing and troubleshooting across various computing platforms including servers, web servers, desktops etc. 
• The personnel will provide daily support for Quest applications. (Recovery Manager for Active Directory, Active Roles Server, InTrust and Spotlight on Active Directory) 
• This position will provide 24/7 coverage for Corporate Active Directory Support. 
• The candidate must be skilled in fast paced and changing environment with proven multitasking skills and focus on details and accuracy. 
• The candidate must have proven End User interaction with various End Users and able to maintain ticket SLA’ s for responding to User Requests promptly. 
• Expertise in Windows desktops and Servers and other Microsoft technologies Troubleshooting skills is a daily requirement. (Windows 8.1, Windows 10, Windows Server 2003, 2008/2008R2 and 2012R2) 
• The position will provide support for following documentation, and Sr. Engineering guidance for implementing changes on systems requiring Active Directory integration. 

Top 3 Skills 
1. Company Longevity 
2. Experience (tailored to Active Directory) 
3. Leadership ability
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Wed, 09 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Health & Safety Professional]]> Provide day-to-day Health & Safety support for a plant outage.

Job Duties: 

Extensive field observation of work tasks for compliance and non-compliance with Environment, Health and Safety Regulations.
Proactively providing safe options for the contractor company and/or employees to implement in order to resolve compliance deficiencies.
Providing and documenting both positive and constructive feedback directly to Contractor Company Management and Employees, Project Leads, Station H&S Professional, Regional Contractor Safety Professional, and/or Station Management Team Participating in incident investigations, root causes, and reporting.
Participating as necessary in Safety and Outage related meetings

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: 

Seven years of directly related work experience.
Minimum one of the next three: A college degree in the related field or Professional certification / designation in the related field or 10 years of experience having served in such a role, which makes the individual competent in serving as a H&S professional
Certification for administering CPR and First Aid.
Successful completion of OSHA 510 and OSHA 511  

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: 

Bilingual skill set
First aid/First Responder
 
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Tue, 08 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Project Manager]]> QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Possessing prior experience coaching teams in Agile adoption or as a Scrum Master.
  • Large enterprise software development experience, preferably in the Entertainment industry.
  • Strong knowledge of and background with Lean-Agile concepts, including Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe).
  • Background or degree in Computer Science.
  • Scrum Coach certification.
  • Scrum Master certification.
  • Agile Product Owner experience.
  • Scaled Agile (SAFe) certification & experience.
  • Experience coaching Lean-Agile and SAFe methodologies at large organizations. 
     


RESPONSIBILITIES: 
In order to lead teams of development teams in Agile methodology, an Agile Coach performs many different tasks.
  • Educate Colleagues
    • The Agile Coach must educate employees at all levels, including senior, and at times clients, on Agile principles, providing them with tools for implementing the process in their own work. They provide training sessions and teach valuable skills that lead toward the organization-wide adoption of Agile methodologies.
  • Mentor Team
    • As a mentor, the Agile Coach is responsible for guiding teams into the Agile methodology, providing employees with feedback and means of improvement, catalyzing organizational growth and answering questions. They provide hands-on support to all employees, collaborating with people across widely varying levels and roles, leading teams toward further understanding and adoption of Agile as well as overall company growth and improvement. The Agile Coach will also be responsible for mentoring Product Owners representing the business.
  • Develop Agile Adoption Strategy
    • The Agile Coach is responsible for designing a strategy for the organizational adoption of Agile. This includes every stage of adoption, from the introduction of Agile and employee education, to fostering teams and cultures that practice Agile, to sustaining Agile methodologies and continually offering strategies for improvement. Implement Agile Methodology This task entails implementing Agile process, principles and practices across all levels and departments in an organization. The Agile Coach must use techniques that increase collaboration, predictability, transparency and promote a culture of experimentation and innovation. In order to do this, the Agile Coach must also embody the Agile principles and lead by example.
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Tue, 08 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Agile Project Manager]]> Kavaliro is looking for an Agile Project Manager with experience communicating and presenting to executives and peers.   The right candidate will have software development project experience.   PMP and CSM designation is preferred.   Project Server, Jira and Rally are also preferred.

This is an immediate need with our direct client in Reston, VA.   See below for additional details:

 

MUST HAVES:
  • Agile expertise is a must have.
  • Min. 5+ years of relevant experience
  • Experience communicating and interacting (Presentations, steering meetings, etc.)with executives and senior management is required.
  • Application development project experience is required.
  •  

NICE TO HAVES:
  • PMP/CSM certification
  • Project Server, Rally and Jira
  • PQO
  • Secondary mortgage market experience

 
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Tue, 08 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Sr. Product Manager]]> Senior Product Manager will lead the development of multiple product lines and is responsible for the business, product planning and execution throughout the product lifecycle.

JOB DUTIES:

Responsible for gathering and prioritizing product and customer requirements; Defining the product vision

Works with various groups including: Project Management, Engineering, Purchasing, Sales, Marketing, Certifications, Customer Support and Production to ensure revenue and customer satisfaction goals are met

Person will be interfacing with all departments and stakeholders- sales, marketing, customer service, engineering, operations, project management, and others.

Determine market needs and trends of the industry and target markets

Conduct detailed analysis of competitors and their products

Justify product development through feasibility studies, cost benefit analysis, and business cases

Develop product specifications for new product development and oversee product lifecycle from Inception to discontinuation

Monitor product profitability and provide initial product lifecycle forecasting

Determine viability and impact of customer variants

Train Sales, Customer Service and Production on new products and systems

Initiate and support Marketing in related Marketing literature and web content

Work with the pricing team to develop and monitor pricing levels for Obstruction Lighting products

Support certifications department with global agency listings and approvals

Identify and initiate required certifications to meet market needs

Liaison between end users and internal teams

Support trade show activities

Creating pricing, project and client strategies

Provide insightful feedback to management for business, marketing & product planning.

Maintaining an understanding of competitive landscape and specification position.

Implementing appropriate pricing/marketing strategies to increase and maintain commercial position.

Coordinate large projects with key project stakeholders

REQUIRED BACKGROUND:

BA/ BS Degree required preferably in business administration, Engineering, or related field.

Over five years of product management experience related to electronics, electrical or engineering.

Proven background in strategic planning, product development and product lifecycle management

Outstanding written, verbal communication, and presentation skills

Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint)

DESIRED:

MBA/MS in Engineering

Background in LED lighting, lighting conversion or RF/Mesh technologies
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Tue, 08 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[API Developer]]> We are looking for an API Developer for our direct client at Herndon, VA. The details of the requirement are given hereunder. Interested candidate may submit the resumes in word format.
  • 4-7+ years of professional software development experience
  • 3-6+ years of experience in developing API Framework using REST APIs
  • Required experience must include:
    • 4+ years of Java, JEE, Spring, Hibernate (or another type of full stack development experience)
    • Strong RESTful Web Services experience
    • RDBMS / Agile / Scrum experience
  • Leverage industry best practices to design, test, implement and support a solution Assure quality, security and compliance requirements are met for supported area
    • Be flexible and thrive in an evolving environment
  • Desired experience may include:
    • Continuous Integration / Continuous Deployment (CI / CD)
    • Python Scripting
    • Cloud deployment
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Mon, 07 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Engineering Project Manager]]> Leads matrixed project teams on a regular full-time basis with minimal supervision and increased latitude for unreviewed work.
The PM is capable of managing multiple projects and will normally lead more than one project at a time.
The PM is the single point of contact for the project(s) accountable for successful project management and achieving project results including safety, environment, quality, cost, schedule, and reporting. projects will consist of Electrical Transmission lines and substation projects from 500KV to 69KV.
The PM provides leadership, oversight management, delegation, and coordination to the various internal and external organizations that are providing services to the project (development, engineering, project controls, estimating, construction management, supply chain, legal, EHS, QA/QC, operations, communications, regulatory, security, fuels, transmission, etc.). 
The PM manages all matrixed members of the team on a daily basis and is responsible for interfacing with functional managers of team members, regarding placement, development and conflict resolution. Specific Software, Process or Skills 

Experience: 
7-11 years project management experience preferably in the electric utility industry.
Graduation from a four-year college or university and 7 years of experience OR Minimum of 11 years of project management experience in lieu of a degree
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Mon, 07 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Java Developer]]> Contractor will create user information solutions by developing, implementing, and maintaining Java based components and interfaces.

Job Duties:

Defines site objectives by analyzing user requirements; envisioning system features and functionality.
Designs and develops user interfaces to internet/intranet applications by setting expectations and features priorities throughout development life cycle; determining design methodologies and tool sets; completing programming using languages and software products; designing and conducting tests.
Recommends system solutions by comparing advantages and disadvantages of custom development and purchase alternatives.
Integrates applications by designing database architecture and server scripting; studying and establishing connectivity with network systems, search engines, and information servers.
Creates multimedia applications by using authoring tools.
Completes applications development by coordinating requirements, schedules, and activities; contributing to team meetings; troubleshooting development and production problems across multiple environments and operating platforms.
Supports users by developing documentation and assistance tools.

 

 
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Mon, 07 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[GIS Application Developer]]> ESRI / C# Developer

Experienced Developer specializing in the ESRI suite of products, in particular, ArcEngine and ArcMap.

JOB DUTIES: 

Independently designs, develops, tests, and implements custom applications and tools for use with ESRI ArcMap and ArcGIS server products.
Tests and maintains custom applications and tools to ensure compatibility with ESRI product upgrades. 
Provide documentation and support for end users of ESRI ArcMap products and web clients.

REQUIRED SKILLS: 

Candidate will be expected to create, debug or customize ESRI applications using ArcObjects code and C#.
Other required programming skills include: Python (specifically ArcPy (ESRI' s python libraries)), and WCF (optional).
Candidate must have good programming and communication skills, while maintaining a high degree of integrity to safeguard the company’ s position on confidential matters. Candidates are expected to meet with business representatives to understand the current application functionality, program changes, test, and re-implement such applications. 
ArcMap – Candidate should have advanced experience customizing map documents, including but not limited to editing definition queries, creating label expressions, and tweaking map symbology to meet the customer' s needs.
BS in computer related major with a minimum of 1 year experience (more experience preferred).

DESIRED SKILLS: 

ArcGIS Server- ArcGIS Server experience is preferred, but is not required for this engagement. 
ArcEngine – A strong understanding of ESRI' s API is preferred
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Mon, 07 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Sr. Java Developer]]> Kavaliro seeks an innovative Sr. Java Developer with experience in  Devops, and server side/back end experience. Should be a strong coder and forward thinker. Should have strong programming and framworks such as Spring, Hibernate, etc. Experience with Unxi Sehll and  CI/CD would be ideal.

Design, develop, and implement applications using JAVA and other technologies to support business requirements.

Job Responsibilities:

Analyze highly complex business requirements; generate technical specifications to design or redesign complex software components and applications

Act as an expert technical resource for modeling, simulation and analysis efforts

Leverage industry best practices to design, test, implement and support a solution

Assure quality, security and compliance requirements are met for supported area

Be flexible and thrive in an evolving environment Adapt to change quickly and adjust work accordingly in a positive manner

Qualifications:

Bachelor' s degree in a technical field such as computer science, computer engineering or related field required 5-7 years experience required

Development experience in needed language or technology (e.g. - JAVA, C#, C++, HTML)

Hands on experience in designing, developing and successful deployment of large scale projects from end-to-end

Hands on experience in following the iterative and agile SDLC

Kavaliro
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Fri, 04 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Java Developer with Front End, Angular, AWS]]> Kavaliro seeks a full Stack Java developer with Front End development and Angular experience for a contract position with our direct client in Herndon VA
  • 7 plus years of professional software development experience
  • Required experience must include:
    • 2+ years of experience with Javascript frameworks such as Angular.JS 2, Node.JS, and responsive design
    • 4+ years of Java, JEE, Spring, Hibernate (or another type of full stack development experience)
    • RESTful Web Services
    • RDBMS / SQL Agile / Scrum
  • Desired experience may include:
    • Continuous Integration / Continuous Deployment (CI / CD)
    • Cloud deployment
    • Amazon Web Services
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

Ability to work independently as well as part of a team
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Fri, 04 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Facility Security Lead]]> Kavaliro is looking for a Facility Security Lead for our direct client at Bethesda, MD. 

DESCRIPTION

As a Facility Security Lead you will be tasked with driving operational security excellence in facilities located in CA and Bethesda MD. You will be responsible for discovering physical security gaps and shortcomings which you will drive to remediate immediately. You will interface and direct vendors involved in new security construction, repairs, daily security operations and patrols, and planning. You will extract metrics and observe improvements by looking at hard data and make suggestions on improving electronic surveillance and access controls. You will direct efforts to educate company’ s facility occupants on the importance of facility security controls to build a culture of safety and security. You will write and implement security process and procedures. Your position will require you to write reports, create presentations and communicate with management on the status of physical security operations.

 

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

Basic Qualifications
  • 5 to 8 years overseeing security operations and personnel
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills
  • Well versed in the use of Microsoft Office tools
  • Must be able to travel between locations
  • Experience in security patrolling and reporting
  • Experience in dealing with security vendors and contractors
  • Experience in running meetings in a focused way
  • Ability to influence others in helping you achieve your security excellence goals

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience in logical and physical access control and video surveillance software applications
  • Ability to walk a facility and observe security gaps in physical barriers, security officer procedure, policies, surveillance equipment, and alarm points
  • Drive campaigns to bolster physical security to include safety and security as well as active shooter training
  • Experience with workflow ticketing and extraction of performance metrics
  • Investigate accidents, thefts, disturbances, discrepancies
  • Ability to write detailed reports
  • Oversee physical security sub-contractors that provide guards, electronic security systems, door construction, door repair, fencing, and access controls
  • Distill overarching security strategy into daily tactics to reach management goals
  • Oversee security construction projects
  • Teach others the proper security processes and methods
  • Military or government security experience a big plus
  • Knowledge of HSPD-12 and NIST 800-53 regarding physical and environmental security is a plus

 
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Fri, 04 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[IPTV Audio Video Engineer]]> Kavaliro seeks a IPTV Engineer to  be responsible for providing advanced technical assistance and support related to computer systems, Cisco infrastructure, IPTV, webcasting, hardware, and software.

Candidate must be able to handle a Reston/DC area commute with limited work from home. Candidate must be flexible in support hours, days available and will be on-call L3 support.

You will be called upon to provide L3 troubleshooting support for AV/IT technology to all users of the organization, including senior leadership. Technology supported will mainly focus on collaboration tools including Qumu webcasting, audiovisual design and troubleshooting for IPTV (top priority), Cisco WebEx Telepresence, and videoconferencing bridging and endpoint technologies such as Cisco and Polycom.

 

The candidate’ s IPTV design experience and technical certifications should be highlighted in the resume. Preference will be given to candidates with advanced CTS, networking, and Cisco certifications. A solid understanding of networking best practices, components, and configurations is required.

 

Roles and Responsibilities
  • Provide L3 hands-on engineering support for webcasting events with senior leaders and teams throughout Company; provide on– the-spot troubleshooting as needed.
  • Lead the coordination and support of designing, installing, and testing new collaborative/video technology, such as IPTV and webcasting, in conference rooms and offices.
  • Provide technical support for L3 Remedy ticket escalations and maintain accessibility after hours and on weekends if needed for emergency technical support.
  • Work with your leadership team to contribute to the ongoing strategy and technology roadmaps of the technologies supported.
  • Contribute to other team projects such as Telepresence, Jabber Voice, and BYOD as needed.
  • Maintain a pulse on industry trends and solutions impacting the technologies (e.g., webcasting, Skype for Business, Cisco technologies, video cameras, and microphones).
  • Maintain strong relationships with key customers including Communications, Facilities, Networking (ATT/IBM), and Sodexo audiovisual support teams.
  • Assist with vendor relationship building and management as needed.

Required Skills
  • Experience with IPTV, Cisco technologies, working in a high-pressure environment, and multitasking effectively is a must.
  • Must be able to work effectively and calmly under high-pressure situations.
  • Must be able to work effectively in a changing and constantly evolving environment.
  • Strong attention to detail ensuring effective planning, implementation, and execution of engineering tasks.
  • Broad understanding of IT and audiovisual/videoconferencing system planning, architecting, engineering, and operations.
  • Strong relationship building skills to effectively work in all areas of the business.
  • Experience self-managing services that you are technically responsible for to include making sure that systems are maintained, documented to include system diagrams, tested, and users are adopting features available.
  • Must be able to focus engineering and design skills on improving the customer experience.

Required Experience
  • 7 or more years of relevant experience
  • 7 or more years of technical background in AV/IT, networking, and customer service support

Desired Skills and Experience
  • Understanding of secondary mortgage industry, working in a financial institution in technology, or corporate culture and technology engineering and support best practices
  • CTS and/or Cisco certification.
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Fri, 04 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[VoIP Implementation Coordinator]]> Provides support in planning and forecasting carrier services, processing carrier and other third-party invoices.
Monitors and ensures vendor performance and billing accuracy. 
Works with Telephony engineers on software configuration for switch management and limited troubleshooting. Provides oversight and ensures accuracy and efficiency of all telephone and data services including move, add, and change (MAC) processes.

Key responsibilities:

Provide process training to ensure the accuracy and efficiency of operational processes supporting hardware and software telecommunication services
Provide PBX and desktop phone support and configuration
Support mobile device procurement and leased communications circuits (Voice and Data)
Ensure the effective, secure and regulatory compliant operation and administration of invoicing and billing systems for telephony and data services
Actively participate in the implementation of various telecommunication projects
Provide cost estimates and schedules in support of projects
Research new developments and trends in the telecommunication industry to maintain professional expertise including vendor and billing services
Provide non-complex troubleshooting and repairs to telecommunication equipment and services
Provide financial assistance with budgetary forecasting and invoice reconciliation
Work in ServiceNow for request fulfillment and incident management, Telesoft for invoice management, and AP Imaging for invoice reconciliation.

Qualifications:

Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, Engineering, or equivalent computer-related degree from an accredited college or university.
Consideration may be given to candidates with extensive related experience without the academic requirement.
Prefer experience with telephony carriers and billing services
Prefer experience with basic financial management (invoice processing and budget forecasting); Database skills including the ability to execute and manage complex queries
Proficient in Microsoft Office products (specifically Excel)
 
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Fri, 04 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[NetSuite Implementation Consultant - remote ok]]> Kavaliro is currently recruiting an energetic and high-performance NetSuite Consultant to join their leading Orlando client.  The NetSuite Consultant position works directly with the Principals to identify and prioritize high value actions for the migration to NetSuite for a mid-size financial organization.

Preferred onsite in Orlando but  can be location remotely throughout the US.  

Primary Responsibilities include:

Provide guidance and insight throughout the  NetSuite ERP implementation  to include designing new workflows, increasing utilization, researching and resolving issues, supporting requests for custom searches and reporting, assisting in outlining and implementing enhancements, and administering user access to NetSuite.
  • Provide thought leadership in NetSuite best practices
  • Ability to design and edit workflows to meet business requirements
  • Map existing processes and creating new/revised processes
  • Develop and implement User Training (Process/Systems)
  • Document and implement system improvements and changes
  • Monitor the health of NetSuite processes
  • Create informative dashboards, saved searches and reports
  • All other duties as assigned

Qualifications :
  • expert level experience with NetSuite
  • At least 3  full life cycle NetSuite implementations
  • Administrative level knowledge of forms, permissions, workflows, search, reports and dashboards
  • Ability to provide on-going post implementation support to optimize user adoption and NetSuite configuration.
  • Create functional requirements as an input to application design.
  • Bachelor' s Degree or equivalent experience in Accounting or Accounting Information Systems

Preferred:
  • Financial/Banking experience is a plus
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Thu, 03 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[DevOps Developer]]> Host Configuration Management Automated Deployments
The DevOps Developer will collaborate with the team to implement processes and solutions that allow for a scalable, automated, and self-service approach to delivering software and infrastructure.
We are seeking a highly motivated individual with a passion for advancing automation capabilities within IT.
This candidate must be willing to learn new tools and work across different technology stacks and must also have an eye towards process improvement.
Candidate must be able to operate in a cross functional fashion and adjust to frequent changes that can occur in an agile environment, including new requirements, evolving goals and strategies, and emerging technologies. 

Job Duties:

Partner with IT Application Project and Support teams to deliver solutions to complex problems surrounding the Host Configuration Management and Automated Deployment capabilities Advance ITs DevOps capabilities through intelligent design and delivery Deliver functioning and properly tested code to meet customer needs Ability to work independently on sprint user stories but also have a willingness to work collaboratively with the team to solve problems

Basic/Required Qualifications:
2 or more years of experience coding in Java, C#, Perl, Python, or equivalent
2 or more years of database experience with systems such as SQL Server, MySQL, and/or Oracle Familiarity with Source Code Management tools like Subversion and Git

Desired Qualifications:
Experience with the process of provisioning virtual servers, including but not limited to installation/configuration of the OS, middleware, and application components Familiarity with Host Configuration Management tools like Puppet, Chef, etc.
Familiarity with the Continuous Integration process or willing to learn tools like Jenkins, Nexus
Knowledge of Cloud based technologies
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Wed, 02 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[.Net Developer]]>  

Kavaliro is looking for a .Net Developer for our direct client in Addison, TX, Herndon / Reston, VA or Washington DC. The Web/.Net Developer performs high complexity (i.e. system level applications) analysis, design, development and unit testing of software applications from user requirements and design documents. The candidate also resolves defects encountered during various testing cycles. 

Skills Required: 
Web development using .Net with C# and MVC architecture 
Oracle SQL and PL/SQL, includes creating database objects 
HTML 
Razor 
JavaScript 
jQuery 

Nice to Have Skills: 
CSS 
User Experience Design 
MS SQL Server 
Web Development using Web Forms 
Web API using .Net with C# 
Web Development using Java with Spring F
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Wed, 02 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Engineering Technologist II]]> This position will be required to accurately evaluate options, and design safe, cost-effective, reliable facilities for new residential, commercial and industrial, single phase and three phase projects.
This position may also design major circuit construction and rebuild projects across a geographic area. 
Due to this position’ s customer interaction and/or job complexity, the Engineering Technologist is one of the primary face-to-face contacts with key customers (both internal and external) requiring them to be self-motivated, savvy, reliable, and trustworthy. 

Job Duties: 

Provide design engineering for electrical distribution projects for revenue, maintenance and system improvement projects utilizing existing standards, specifications and policies utilized to serve and meeting the needs of our customers. 
These designs will be to provide electrical distribution service to residential, commercial and industrial projects. In addition, this position focuses on coordination and project management of revenue construction, maintenance, component replacements, and infrastructure. 
Extensive use of work management and distribution / geospatial information systems (GIS), the ability to manage high volume work levels, adherence to distribution construction specifications and practices, and a clear understanding and application of corporate policies and procedures 
Provide work orders for the construction of these designs 

Minimum Qualifications: 

A two year degree in a technical discipline, such as electronics, construction, electrical, mechanical or civil engineering or technology or High School diploma with significant field experience, with progress toward two year degree requirement. 
Ability to deliver strong customer focus and satisfaction 
Valid driver’ s license 
Have reliable vehicle for transportation to use for normal work duties and storm duty as necessary 
Effective verbal and written communication skills 
Basic Computer Skills and knowledge of MS Office tools, including Excel, Word, Access and Outlook 

Desired Qualifications: 

Two to four years’ experience in Engineering 
An understanding of Electric Distribution materials, work procedures, and distribution system electrical design and construction practices 
Proficient user of PC- based programs commonly used in analyzing, preparing and managing field work. Technical and project management skills directly related to electrical distribution engineering, construction, and operations. 
Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work effectively across organization lines, with internal, and external customers 
Knowledge of distribution construction standards & methods
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Tue, 01 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Engineering Technologist II]]> This position will be required to accurately evaluate options, and design safe, cost-effective, reliable facilities for new residential, commercial and industrial, single phase and three phase projects.
This position may also design major circuit construction and rebuild projects across a geographic area. 
Due to this position’ s customer interaction and/or job complexity, the Engineering Technologist is one of the primary face-to-face contacts with key customers (both internal and external) requiring them to be self-motivated, savvy, reliable, and trustworthy. 

Job Duties: 

Provide design engineering for electrical distribution projects for revenue, maintenance and system improvement projects utilizing existing standards, specifications and policies utilized to serve and meeting the needs of our customers. 
These designs will be to provide electrical distribution service to residential, commercial and industrial projects. In addition, this position focuses on coordination and project management of revenue construction, maintenance, component replacements, and infrastructure. 
Extensive use of work management and distribution / geospatial information systems (GIS), the ability to manage high volume work levels, adherence to distribution construction specifications and practices, and a clear understanding and application of corporate policies and procedures 
Provide work orders for the construction of these designs 

Minimum Qualifications: 

A two year degree in a technical discipline, such as electronics, construction, electrical, mechanical or civil engineering or technology or High School diploma with significant field experience, with progress toward two year degree requirement. 
Ability to deliver strong customer focus and satisfaction 
Valid driver’ s license 
Have reliable vehicle for transportation to use for normal work duties and storm duty as necessary 
Effective verbal and written communication skills 
Basic Computer Skills and knowledge of MS Office tools, including Excel, Word, Access and Outlook 

Desired Qualifications: 

Two to four years’ experience in Engineering 
An understanding of Electric Distribution materials, work procedures, and distribution system electrical design and construction practices 
Proficient user of PC- based programs commonly used in analyzing, preparing and managing field work. Technical and project management skills directly related to electrical distribution engineering, construction, and operations. 
Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work effectively across organization lines, with internal, and external customers 
Knowledge of distribution construction standards & methods
 
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Tue, 01 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Dev Ops Engineer]]> Solid DevOps person that has some additional key elements that effectively makes him/her function in the role we’ re looking for.

 

1 year contract commitment with the opportunity to be extended or go perm

 

Four required skills:

(#1) DevOps Architect and consultative leader

(#2) 5+ years DevOps/automation/monitoring experience,

(#3) up to 10+ years App Operations Support experience,

(#4) Application Development skills 1-3 years

 

Resumes are to be submitted via email as soon as possible.
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Tue, 01 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Environmental Specialist]]> This position will support Siting, Permitting and Engagement in preparing development drawings, GIS data gathering, and environmental and construction permitting. 
Support Siting, Permitting and Engagement to increase efficiencies, support workload (new transmission lines and substations, substation expansions, transmission line rebuilds, pole replacements, etc.), and meet growing permitting demands. 
Provide site development, associated CAD/GIS drawings, permitting, and field support for electrical transmission line and substation projects 

Minimum Qualifications: 

Job experience involving environmental permitting, storm water, site development, or related discipline. 
Experience preparing Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plans, site development plans, and other environmental and construction permits (e.g. Army Corps of Engineers Waters of the US, Construction-in-a-Floodway, Threatened & Endangered Species, Cultural Resources). 
Proficient in the use of AutoCAD and experienced in ArcGIS. 
Excellent office computer, communication, and organizational skills. 
Must be able to independently provide quality deliverables for multiple, fast-paced projects with minimal supervision and solve complex problems. 
Must be able to travel, enjoy working in the field and rugged terrain. 

Preferred Qualifications: 

Proficient in the use of AutoCAD and ArcGIS interchangeably to import/export data. 
Experience with state environmental agencies and DOT permitting 
 
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Mon, 31 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Mainframe Developer]]> S2K is a mainframe application written in COBOL/DB2/CICS/Easytrieve. 
This role includes: 
Providing production support of business applications, ensuring high availability 
Software program maintenance, including routine changes 
Resolving batch and on-line abends 
Development and execution of test plans, scripts, and procedures - Ensuring secure, efficient, and economic availability of applications and processing with adequate safeguards for both security and integrity. - Following standard support procedures and use of ITSM tool PICCASO (Remedy) to track work activity 
Providing development and support for assigned business applications or product families. 
Demonstrates in-depth knowledge of application and system design. 
Expert in the use of mainframe development tools and procedures. 
Deals with complex inter-system related issues. 
Plans and performs large complex individual assignments, or leads small projects. 
Identifies and resolves complex issues. Performs technical project work as assigned to complete project deliverables. 
 
Basic Qualifications: 
Minimum of five years’ experience in development 
Mainframe experience in COBOL/DB2/CICS/Easytrieve support or development 
Ability to write and modify SQL statements 
Thorough knowledge of application development life-cycle, including programming experience 
Experience in supporting end users with use of technology and applications 
Experience in troubleshooting IT application problems in a support role 
Possesses and applies a comprehensive knowledge of large systems and applications integration 
Must work and/or be on-call on a rotational schedule and as needed during non-business hours 
Works independently with very little direct supervision or review 
Strong oral and written communications skills. Willing and able to work directly with clients to define requirements for small enhancements and test changes. 
Strong team player that works well with others 
Ability to meet customer expectations. Manages customer requests and communicates problems and resolutions to clients. 
Recognizes appropriate times to escalate issues and provide status updates
 
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Mon, 31 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[GIS Developer / Analyst]]> GIS Developer / Analyst

The focus of this role will be to provide solutions and support for offline and online GIS applications.

Roles and responsibilities include:

Understanding user stories and developing to satisfy acceptance criteria within Agile Sprints
Updating detailed design documents, Unit Test Cases, and performing code reviews
Troubleshooting and resolving complex, application defects
Support and on call rotation of existing apps Ideal candidate has the following skillset and will be asked specific questions on these items:
Map development with ArcGIS Desktop tools for offline and online clients.
Strong Python and .NET development with the ArcGIS platform.
ETL development with FME.
Enterprise OO Design Patterns & Practices.

 
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Mon, 31 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Senior Environmental Specialist]]> This position will support Siting, Permitting and Engagement in preparing development drawings, GIS data gathering, and environmental and construction permitting. 
Support Siting, Permitting and Engagement to increase efficiencies, support workload (new transmission lines and substations, substation expansions, transmission line rebuilds, pole replacements, etc.), and meet growing permitting demands. 
Provide site development, associated CAD/GIS drawings, permitting, and field support for electrical transmission line and substation projects 

Minimum Qualifications: 

Job experience involving environmental permitting, storm water, site development, or related discipline. 
Experience preparing Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plans, site development plans, and other environmental and construction permits (e.g. Army Corps of Engineers Waters of the US, Construction-in-a-Floodway, Threatened & Endangered Species, Cultural Resources). 
Proficient in the use of AutoCAD and experienced in ArcGIS. 
Excellent office computer, communication, and organizational skills. 
Must be able to independently provide quality deliverables for multiple, fast-paced projects with minimal supervision and solve complex problems. 
Must be able to travel, enjoy working in the field and rugged terrain. 

Preferred Qualifications: 

Proficient in the use of AutoCAD and ArcGIS interchangeably to import/export data. 
Experience with state environmental agencies and DOT permitting 
 
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Mon, 31 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Marketing Campaign Manager]]> Campaign Manager

Responsible for the strategic development, tactical implementation and maintenance of all Marketing Communications initiatives as it relates to the promotion of products and services for a specific line of business.
Own the primary relationship with our internal clients and are responsible for the integration among partnering communication departments.
Liaise with, and act as the link between, assigned departments and the marketing communications organization by maintaining regular contact with both, ensuring that communication flows effectively
Serve as consultant to the business in recommending new and best practices to continually improve campaign performance
Develop a portfolio of campaigns for the assigned department based on annual and / or quarterly Market Plans or Communications Plans
Brief media, creative and research staff, and assist with the formulation of marketing strategies for assigned departments
Negotiate with assigned department and marketing communications staff about the details of campaigns
Get success metrics / desired outcomes from assigned department to allow measurement of campaign effectiveness 
Work collaboratively with creative, copy, operations/traffic, marketing, and other enterprise teams on implementing campaigns
Coordinate with traffic department to meet deadlines and prioritize tasks
Present creative work with creative leads to the business for approval or modification
Manage assigned campaign budgets and costs; and ensure appropriate charging
Use technology tools to manage campaigns and deliver performance metrics

REQUIRED BACKGROUND: 

Five+ years of advertising agency or corporate marketing experience
Experience with using technology to manage workflow
Relationship/account management experience
Experience in taking new products to market
Ability to work independently and/or a part of team, quickly and creatively, under tight deadlines
Consulting skills to provide technical and creative advice to clients using industry best practices
Ability to coordinate work and projects with designers, copywriters
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Mon, 31 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Energy Efficiency Specialist]]> This position conducts routine and mandated inspections of Residential Energy Efficiency Programs installations at end-use customer premises to ensure regulatory compliance and program specifications are met.
Serves as subject matter expert on all Energy Efficiency Programs and technical inquires.
Must be able to perform blower door tests and duct blaster test with the full understanding of the equipment as well as quantifying and explaining duct system and envelope leakage.
Ability to proficiently perform residential on-site energy analysis of customers premise and equipment operation, determining appropriate programs to assist with maximum efficiencies.
Ability to provide appropriate Energy Efficiency program recommendations that result in cost effective measures which satisfy customer needs and contribute to the corporate energy reduction goals.
May be asked to assist in the resolution of customer issues, contractor issues and damage claims.
Participate in or lead corporate or industry related committees or projects that can include after hours and weekends.
Must be technically sound with clear understanding of electrical and electronic principles, building envelope, equipment operation, HVAC operations, and maintaining an understanding of residential building codes.
Strong customer relations skills along with excellent communication skills are required. Ability to work autonomously and independent decision making ability is imperative. Technical aptitude and working knowledge of Energy Efficiency programs is necessary to be successful with required audit certification.

Education:

High School Diploma/GED or applicable certification or equivalent work experience.
Preferred: NATE and BPI certification
1-2 years minimum experience in HVAC business, EPA Certificate

Skills:

Operate hand tools
Operate computerized routing and scheduling devices
Operate HVAC and Building Performance diagnostic tools
Operate motor vehicle safely.
Perform Tune-up inspections on residential HVAC systems using digital gauges.
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Sat, 29 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Change Management Analyst]]> Change Management Analyst 

Job Duties:

Consultant will identify and validate changes and change impact on effected groups 
Will coordinate change impacts with training workstreams
Consultant will maange, develop, and plan communications and engagements 
Develop and execute change network approach as well as  change readiness / measurement approach

Required Skills:

Change Management experience
Communications Planning and Delivery experience (developing plans, stakeholder analysis)
Ability to develop presentations and make presentations as necessary
Experience in training development/execution

Desired Skills:

Experience developing training strategy and training materials
PROSCI Certification in change management or training methodology
Experience with website implementations
Experience working on Agile projects

 
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Fri, 28 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Business Process Analyst]]> Senior Business Process Designer

Integrates, coordinates and deploys process improvement methods, tools and departmental governance structures to advise management, team leaders and team members of the value and cost impacts from decisions surrounding these functions. Provides technical assistance to Business Process Management (BPM) team members to develop work plans, support quality controls, document process inventory integration points, and facilitate communications between team members to ensure consistency across business processes.

Job Duties: 

Provides process improvement support or technical assistance to work groups and stakeholders to ensure accuracy & consistency across all business processes. Works to understand the customer groups business and how it is aligned to various business functions.
Develop initial process specifications and facilitation of pre-workshop meetings, facilitating workshops and finalizing business process improvements through post-workshop follow-up. 
This position is responsible for developing and assisting with the deployment of business processes within applicable governance structures across associated peer groups and jurisdictions.
Looks for ways to better align business process and information flow to meet end users needs with an emphasis on process integration, process improvement, non-value activity avoidance and sustainable cost savings.
Work with peer resources to develop process specification documents in collaboration with process owners, subject matter experts and sponsors as required. In addition, leading pre-workshop meeting to review and validate the content of process specification documents.
Provide appropriate updates and maintenance of the process inventory and documentation of process inventory integration points.
Works with the project leader to inject process improvement and implementation methodologies to successfully integrate future state processes into a sustainable action. Lead the planning and development of process improvement working sessions as needed to create business process efficiencies and identify sustainable value-drive opportunities.
Assists with developing metrics to measure compliance to process integration results and the downstream sustainable value of completed charters and projects.
Ensure Business Process Management (BPM) methodology standards are adhered to across business process deliverables.
Deliverables include matured process specification documents, process maps, RACI matrices, related business requirements to support the process and metrics designed to measure sustained value and process improvements.
Ensure affected process are maintained within applicable governance structures, regulatory commitments and customer requirements.
Liaison with the Process Management Team Leads to develop overall plans and report progress and status against the consolidated work plan.
Ensure  proper documentation of risks, assumptions, issues and decisions related to the process integration event and escalates key issues regarding project challenges and performance gaps to appropriate levels for visibility and resolution. 

Basic Qualifications

Bachelors degree and 3+ years of prior equivalent work related experience or  5+ years or prior equivalent work related experience in lieu of any degree
Three or more years experience in process improvement methodologies, such as: Lean, Total Quality Management, Product Quality Management, Six Sigma, etc. 

Desired Qualifications

Two or more  years of Project Management experience
Two or more years of using Excel pivot tables to populate automated reporting
Business Process Management, Project Management or Process Improvement credential
Proficient skills in Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, process mapping tools, and SharePoint

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Fri, 28 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[CADD/Architectural Drafter]]> Architectural Drafter, who will be primarily responsible for using computer-aided design and drafting (CADD) software and Revit to create technical diagrams of buildings and the systems within buildings, such as heating, piping, and electrical systems. In addition, the Architectural Drafter’ s duties include the following:

Responsibilities:
  • Provide the necessary updated plans per home contract for the permitting process
  • Facilitate changes required by state and county codes
  • Provide lot fits and pool fits when applicable; Provide lot specific revisions for construction;
  • Order all field sets for construction
  • Maintain report on new product and master plan changes from frame walks and field changes
  • Create marketing floor plans; Review new floor plans for future projects;
  • Assist sales department with homeowner redraws.

Requirements:
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Four-year degree preferred
  • 3-5 years architectural experience
  • Experience with and knowledge of general home building construction practices is preferred
  • Knowledge of the use of a PC and Microsoft Office Suite programs
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Thu, 27 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[SharePoint Developer]]> SharePoint Developer
  • Confer with business unit or corporate office to gather requirements and needs for an internal website for information or for business purposes.
  • Design and develop complex websites using SharePoint for use by business units or corporate offices and by external clients through an e-business enterprise.
  • Assist in creating and designing documentation used by development team members to ensure compliance with departmental policies and procedures.
  • Perform complex web application implementation, including application coding and testing. Provide technical analysis of business unit or corporate office requirements.
  • Provide support to maintaining current website(s) by updating code and design. May provide guidance and assistance to less experienced web developers.
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Thu, 27 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Jr. Project Manager with BI, Agile and Infrastructure]]> Kavaliro is looking for a junior/mid-level Project Manager with atleast 2 years of PM experience and 4-5 years pof related experience.   The right candidate will have BI (Tableau or Micro Strategy), Agile and Infrastructure experience.   Presentation skills and PPM experience are also important.

 

This position is with our direct client, located in Reston, VA and is an immediate need! 


EDUCATION 
• Bachelor' s Degree or equivalent required 

MINIMUM EXPERIENCE 
• 4-5 years of related experience 

SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS 
• Must have strong understanding of Business Intelligence (Tableau & Micro Strategy) tools and concepts 
• Must have experience managing COTS and/or Infrastructure projects 
• Must have experience with large scale infrastructure implementations 
• Must have knowledge and understanding of Agile and enterprise scale project implementations 
• Must have demonstrated experience in program management 
• Must have strong written and verbal communication skills 
• Must have systematic thinking and process analysis approach to business 
• Must be able to operate at strategic and tactical levels while communicating effectively with clients, developers and end users 
• Must be able to prioritize while managing a large number of requirements 
• Must be able to translate complex business information into succinct and simple value proposition and business fit statements 
• Must have experience planning and developing briefing materials and presentations that effectively communicate informational, educational, and technical information 
• Must have extensive experience with presentation tools including but not limited to SharePoint, PowerPoint and Visio 
• Must have experience with industry leading tools like Enterprise Project Portfolio Management

 

 
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Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Director of Information Security]]> Key Responsibilities:

Information Security Strategy Development
  • Develop, manage and set the vision for the Information Security Program
  • Design the architecture for security programs that include:
  • Audit and Compliance functions
  • Risk Governance
  • Security Policies and Procedures
  • Security Awareness Training
  • Security Information and Event Management
  • Incident Response Management
  • Business Continuity Processes for Security Events

Architectural and Operational
  • Ensure security architecture deliverables reflect and support business, technical, operational, and compliance objectives
  • Recruit and manage the Information Security Team
  • Develop and maintain detailed Security Architecture Plans and Designs
  • Review Threat and Vulnerability reports and create detailed Action Plans to address risks
  • Maintain awareness of IT/ Security industry trends, evaluate new solutions and techniques, as remain aware of emerging threats
  • Create and Define Security Policies, Processes, and Procedures
  • Create Security Standards for Hardened Server, Workstations, and Network Components
  • Work with and influence project teams and business contacts in regards to security controls, risk mitigation techniques related to information security.
  • Direct initiatives related to Information Security strategic planning
  • Set and manage budget for Information Security
  • Promote awareness of Information Security Best Practices
  • Ensure that Information Security is adequately represented across lines of businesses
  • Prioritize and delegate Risk Assessment activities and ensure completion
  • Oversee newly implemented technologies and coordinate internal/external audits
  • Define Secure Application Development Best Practices and Processes
  • Audit Application Architectures to ensure Security Standards are effective
  • Coordinate and Perform Penetration Tests against the Infrastructure

Qualifications/Requirements:
  • 7+ years of Progressive Experience in Managing Security Department Staffing, Budgets and Invoicing, Contractors, Vendors, and Security Programs and Projects
  • 7+ years of Progressive Expertise in Managing Corporate Security Programs with directly relatable experience to the responsibility areas outlined above
  • Hands-on Technical Experience with Telecommunications and Network, Security Solutions (Firewalls, IDS/ IPS, SIEM, Vulnerability Assessment Tools) Access Control Systems, Cryptography, Physical Security Systems, and Secure SDLC Methodologies
  • Highly self-motivated and directed.
  • Keen attention to detail.
  • Proven analytical and problem-solving abilities.
  • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks

 

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Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Business Analyst / Project Coordinator]]> Kavaliro seeks  a Business Analyst / Project Co-Coordinator with networking/infrastructure  experience.   Should have excellent communication skills and knowledge of circuits, protocols, routers, SDLC and testing efforts. 

Roles & Responsibilities
  • Function as a Business Analyst & Project coordinator on multiple project initiatives
  • Conduct status calls / design sessions / planning sessions / production implementation sessions
  • Document technical and infrastructure requirements,  meeting minutes & create implementation plans
  • Maintain project plan and coordinate tasks with multiple external teams and vendors
  • Conduct production deployment calls over weekends and manage overall deployment  

 

Skill Requirement

 
  • IT Business Analyst / Project Coordinator with excellent verbal and written communication. It’ s not what you spoke, it how they understood so, “ Make it crystal clear”
  • Knowledge, understanding and hands on experience in managing IT software development and hardware setup in Waterfall & Agile environment
  • Knowledge and experience in requirement gathering and software testing
  • Multi tasker capable of handling multiple activities like meetings, design sessions, stakeholder meetings etc. on the same day
  • Hands on knowledge in JIRA, MS Project, MS Visio & MS Office. Any other presentation / UML tools would be added advantage
  • A situational leader, with clarity on doing what is needed in a given situation and not what they would like/ can to do.
  • Handle and co-ordinate with people with varied expertise / background and hierarchy including C Level / management
  • Fast learner.   If you don’ t know, google it, ask SMEs… somehow learn and have a basic understanding of the subject being discussed or addressed in meetings.
  • Ability to prioritize and handle whatever project task thrown at without looking down on any task.
  • Above all, a very positive attitude
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Mon, 24 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[SCCM Engineer]]> Strong understanding of SCCM
Understanding on images and task sequences through SCCM
Background in the creation and upkeep of a Windows 10 enterprise image for desktop deployments.
Proven knowledge of the creation, updates, and management of system security, feature updates, patch cycle procedures including third party software.
Strong understanding of AD and GPO and how it' s used in an enterprise environment to manage workstations.
Ability to troubleshoot, problem correct, and document issues as they arise in an efficient and timely manner.
Powershell or other scripting experience
We are looking for more of SCCM administration skills that can create and update images and troubleshoot.

Experience:
5-7 years’ experience – SCCM 2012/2016
5-7 years’ experience with Powershell scripting, VB scripting, and Batch/CMD files
3-5 years' experience in a medium to large organization

Knowledge and Skills Required:
Microsoft SCCM 2012/2016– Application Deployments; Software Distribution • Windows 10 technical application experience with advanced knowledge of the Windows registry, file and folder security, local/domain user security, and operating system troubleshooting
Admin Studio; Wise Script; Powershell scripting, VB scripting
Ability to work closely and effectively with all other members of the team and all stakeholders
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Mon, 24 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Cyber Security Project Manager]]> Senior Project Manager Responsible for managing and directing one or more project teams to meet complex project objectives with multiple workstreams.
Person with review, create, and evaluate project plans, schedules and budgets.
Organizes and guides project operations through the use of project methodologies.
Evaluate development and reports progress, in terms of quality/performance metrics common to IT projects.
Experienced in working with departments to coordinate systems testing, installation, training, communications and support.
Proficient presentation skills for highlighting issues and reporting to executive leadership

REQUIRED BACKGROUND:

Experience managing large, complex Cybersecurity and IT projects working with multiple stakeholders and sponsors.
Eight plus years of experience in Project Management
Expertise in the PMI project management methodologies
Experience in Project Management methodologies and tools
Creates project plans and teamwork assignments, identifies resource needs, directs project work efforts, and tracks key project milestones.
Demonstrate ability to meet scheduled milestones to ensure project objectives are met in a timely manner
Identify issues or risks associated with a project, also describe risk escalation experience and/or possibly implementing mitigation strategies for risk prevention.Ability to analyze business unit technology needs, dissecting complex problems.
Ability to track and monitor project execution, regularly updating project plans and status reports.
Ability to negotiate deliverables from initial requirements to final implementation across multiple business units and functional areas
Can coordinate large numbers of staff to manage one or more cross functional projects of medium to high complexity.

Preferred Qualifications

PMP and ITIL certification
Masters Degree
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Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[SOC Manager]]> 10 + yrs. experience in Information Security Operation Management
  • In-depth experience in handling 24*7 operations in Global MSP/SOC outsourcing and shared services environment
  • Manage all areas of SOC operations/delivery including incident, problem and change management as per ITIL framework
  • Design and execute security operations processes, identify and measure critical security operations metrics, and continually improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the security operations function
  • Manage complex escalations and provide support to Shift leads and other SOC resources. Able to lead the team.
  • Create Service improvement program for key accounts
  • Be an Account SPOC (Single Point of Contact ) 
  • Ensure compliance as per the various information security standards.
  • Analytical thinker, flexible and able to manage situation and adapt to rapid changing requirement.
  • Exceptional documentation and communication skills.
  • Provide weekly and monthly performance reports and measurement matrix
  • Identify challenging assignments and project and execute them along with BAU
  • SOC tools Management and administration support
  • Maintains and develops SOC process, policies and procedures as required

Desired (not mandatory) certifications:

1. CCNA, CCSA/SE, CCSP, Checkpoint, ITIL, CISSP, CEH, ISO27000 LA 
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Thu, 20 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Cost Analyst]]> Cost Analyst

This individual will be expected to work with a small team of Project Controls Analysts and Schedulers, interfacing primarily with Project Managers and Financial Analysts. This position will perform cost analysis for a portfolio of I/T and construction projects budgeted anywhere from $30M to $100M annual spend.
This position will compare monthly actuals to the project budget(s), identifying all variances. This position will be responsible for evaluating and assessing the variances, identifying trends and burn rates to be presented to project leadership.
A critical element of this work will be to generate reliable financial forecasts for the project(s) each month based on the analysis.
This position must have a proven track record working with contingency budgets, direct and indirect labor charges, accruals, overheads, allocations, earned value calculations, and monetized risks.

REQUIRED: 
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Prior experience in a similar role on large construction or I/T project is needed.
The individual selected for this role must have strong technical skills and the ability to integrate large amounts of data from multiple databases or systems.
Must be able to work with minimal supervision.
Strong interpersonal skills will allow him or her to work successfully in a matrix organization and a team environment. Influencing skills and the ability to take a complicated subject and quickly identify the areas which are critical for implementing a successful project are required. Must have very strong organizational skills, computer skills, writing and communication skills, strong problem-solving skills.
Expert level knowledge of EXCEL a must.
Some knowledge or working in SQL Server databases is a plus.
Proven experience working in this role on large projects a must. Depending on project, some travel is likely.
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Thu, 20 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Project Controls Lead/Cost Lead]]> This position is responsible for developing the reporting systems for project controls assignments. It performs complex aspects of individual project estimating, scheduling, change documentation and cost control while reporting up to program or portfolio level. 
Expected to lead / direct the set up and reviews of the project controls status (cost, contract, WBS, schedule, resource, etc.). 
Person will be considered an SME, that requires understanding and application of project controls principles. 
This position must be proficient with various computer applications with analytics that relate to schedule, cost, and risk. 
This position requires proficient to expert use, understanding and application of project controls principles and associated project controls software tools. 
Person will lead the development   and be responsible for the generation of periodic Project Controls Reporting. 
Provides leadership in development and generation of daily, weekly, monthly and quarterly project controls reports. 
Responsible for gathering, verifying, validating and analyzing data in support of project controls reporting. 
Create and Maintain Project Estimate. Work with Estimator(s) to create or create project cost estimate in order to establish effective cost controls management.
Assure that project estimate includes all necessary raw materials, resource / labor rates, manufactured materials / equipment as well as current industry data relative to project scope. Responsible for maintaining effective relationships with customers, supports the resolution of quality issues and complete assignments (proposals, project tasks, reports, etc.) within negotiated budgets and schedules. 

REQUIRED SKILLS: 

4 year degree – business, finance, project management, engineering, technical, or equivalent related experience in lieu of degree.  
9+ Years of prior work related experience in Cost controls or project controls
Experience with Primavera

DESIRED:              
PMI or AACE certification 
Masters Degree
Utility Experience
 
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Wed, 19 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[IT Support Specialist]]> Kavaliro seeks a IT Support Specialist for a contract position with our direct client in Washington DC
  • Provide quick, efficient technical support to office or business unit users of proprietary or custom application software.  Answer technical questions, troubleshoot problems, and guide users to gain productive use of software.

Functional responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
  • Quickly assess client’ s situation or support needs and provide resolution, using knowledge of current FM issued technologies and software.
  • Prepare, provision and install technologies (computers, monitors, phone, etc.) for new users.
  • Provide overview of operation, tutoring and configuration of technology to the user’ s specifications.
  • Maintain flexibility to regularly rotate through different technical specialties & skill sets
  • Working knowledge of Technology applications and tools (AD, MyServices, ADEX, SCCM).
  • Provision and provide services to mobile devices. As well GOOD provisioning and servicing for Smartphone devices.
  • Other services as may be identified.

Minimum Experience
  • IT support or related experience
  • Knowledge of ServiceNow or any support tools (Example: Remedy)

 Specialized Knowledge and Skills
  • Knowledge of Windows 8, 10, MS Office Products
  • Customer service experience.
  • Must have a strong work ethic; be a self-starter and able to work independently.
  • Ability to work well with people from many different disciplines with varying degrees of technical expertise.
  • Excellent written, verbal communications and interpersonal skills.
  • A+ Certified a plus
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Tue, 18 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[IT Support Specialist]]> Kavaliro seeks a IT Support Specialist for a contract position with our direct client in Dallas, Texas.
  • Provide quick, efficient technical support to office or business unit users of proprietary or custom application software.  Answer technical questions, troubleshoot problems, and guide users to gain productive use of software. 

Functional responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
  • Quickly assess client’ s situation or support needs and provide resolution, using knowledge of current FM issued technologies and software.
  • Prepare, provision and install technologies (computers, monitors, phone, etc.) for new users.
  • Provide overview of operation, tutoring and configuration of technology to the user’ s specifications.
  • Maintain flexibility to regularly rotate through different technical specialties & skill sets
  • Working knowledge of Technology applications and tools (AD, MyServices, ADEX, SCCM).
  • Provision and provide services to mobile devices. As well GOOD provisioning and servicing for Smartphone devices.
  • Other services as may be identified.

Minimum Experience
  • IT support or related experience
  • Knowledge of ServiceNow or any support tools (Example: Remedy)

 Specialized Knowledge and Skills
  • Knowledge of Windows 8, 10, MS Office Products
  • Customer service experience.
  • Must have a strong work ethic; be a self-starter and able to work independently.
  • Ability to work well with people from many different disciplines with varying degrees of technical expertise.
  • Excellent written, verbal communications and interpersonal skills.
  • A+ Certified a plus
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Tue, 18 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[QA Testing Analyst]]> We are looking for a QA Testing Analyst for our direct client at Herndon, VA.

Ideal candidate will work  with the Scrum team on multiple applications (test cases, planning, execution, validation, etc.). Automation experience is a plus. Strong SQL skills

Requirements:
  • Analyze business requirements and technical specifications of applications in development to see how they can be developed into testable elements. 
  • Develop test plan, test script, test scenario, and test methodology and document for execution. 
  • Conduct test execution of applications in test. 
  • Manual testing experience 
  • Any Automation test Experience is a plus 
  • May perform regression or other analyses and present in project meeting. 
  • Strong organizational, problem solving, and analytical skills as it pertains to testing software and providing operational support. 
  • Must have strong SQL query creation and manipulation skills. 
  • XML generation testing is a plus 
  • UNIX experience and batch execution experience 
  • Collaborate with managers or practitioners in the business unit to determine systems
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Mon, 17 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Bilingual Proofreader]]> The Proofreader is a position within our in-house creative services agency dedicated to the development of creative strategies and content to support key marketing communication efforts. We are dedicated to consistently and effectively communicating the brand experience across multiple platforms. Its competitive advantage is an intimate knowledge of, and unique integration. Content Operations serves as the nerve center of the agency and is responsible for providing a range of services including creative resource scheduling, traffic, proofreading, business affairs, and multimedia asset management across all businesses.

Required Qualifications: 
• Equal bilingual proficiency both in Spanish and English 
• Bachelor’ s Degree or equivalent 
• Minimum of 3 years of proofreading/copy editing/Translations experience in a marketing, advertising or related business 
• Effective communication skills, both verbal and written 
• Self-starter – ability to work independently and focus intently, providing exceptional attention to detail

 

Preferred: Desired Qualifications: Additional Portuguese and/or French Canadian Language fluency

Required: Bachelor’ s Degree

 

Duties & Responsibilities 
• Exhibit equal bilingual proficiency both in Spanish and English with the knowledge and skills essential to this role, including native Spanish language mastery (comprehension as well as writing and translation from English) and keeping current on evolving nomenclature, grammar, usage and spelling. 
• Knowledge of Spanish regional differences and similarities is key to ensuring effective communication. 
• Complete projects from the Proofreader job queue, review wide range of communication materials and make relevant comments/notes/corrections in the project management application in a timely manner. 
• By paying close attention to detail, ensure all creative work adheres to our high quality standards. 
• Focus is on Proofreading but limited Translation duties may also be performed to the extent there is available time/capacity.
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Mon, 17 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Microsoft Trainer]]> Microsoft SharePoint IT Training Analyst / Trainer

Involved with planning and supporting change management activities associated with developing and rolling out new solutions and functionality based on Microsoft SharePoint.
The Training Analyst works with technical development team members and business users to identify and document training requirements. They work directly with end business users to develop appropriate training materials and training programs needed to support the rollout and operation of new SharePoint centric solutions. The work includes development of both technical operations training materials and job aids and business focused training materials including system governance information necessary for maintaining best practice operations.

Responsibilities

Works with business users to understand their learning development needs
Provides a deep understanding and connection to the training materials and audience
Provides communications in a concise, to the point, manner
Develops and maintains end user training materials, technical manuals, guidelines, and governance policies
Trains SharePoint users by providing innovative, practical, and dynamic SharePoint training solutions that save time, increase productivity, and improve the way in which people utilize the SharePoint platform
Provides group and one on one training sessions
Delivers current training on Microsoft Office SharePoint including training on non-standard customizations and capabilities created specifically to enhance the business platform
Presents classes in person, and virtually, online utilizing e-learning tools and techniques including Microsoft Skype based training delivery
Assess the effectiveness of all courses presented through personal introspection, course surveys, input from business users and technology team members
Schedules training sessions for various levels of users
Coordinates guest speakers and manages open forum discussion sessions 
Communicates to end users training related information, include course schedule, course details, etc.
Develops training communication plans 

Required Qualifications

3+ years experience developing and delivering Microsoft SharePoint based consulting and training services
Demonstrated experience working with Microsoft SharePoint 2013 or greater 
Demonstrated experience developing training materials
Demonstrated experience training office professional employees, production facility employees and, or, adult learners in a classroom environment
Demonstrated experience with writing and documenting requirements and processes supporting technology centric solutions
Ability to work with internal business customers and team members effectively and proactively
Experience training users on SharePoint functionality s

Desired Qualifications
Experience with organizational change management methodologies
Organizational Change Management certifications desirable but not required

 
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Mon, 17 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Senior Primavera Scheduler]]> Sr. Scheduler:

The Site Schedulers are responsible for incorporating the implementation details into the schedule (once implementation contracts are awarded), integrating with any other site work activities that either impacts or is impacted by the new project, and for defining the implementation baseline dates.
Maintain and update all field implementation work. These updates may be obtained from the vendor schedule submittals, manual updates provided by on-site / responsible vendor representatives, or direct communication with the GM/PD/PM assigned to monitor and control the work. 
Development of site integrated schedule
Maintenance of site integrated schedule
Support development of recovery plans as necessary with project team
Work with contract vendors to get and verify updated schedules for projects.
Support development of project changes as necessary with project team
Establish baseline schedules as required to support project. 
Review Project Change Requests for impact to schedule. iii. Support project scheduling required for Funding submittals.
Support project reporting (Project Status Reports, etc.) as necessary with project team
Schedule adherence reporting.
Quantity reporting.
Schedule variance analysis.
Contact for Reporting group during development of standard tools being utilized by Projects. v. Daily Project Managers Report input.
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Mon, 17 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Cost Engineer]]> Read and comprehend project specifications
Prepare accurate cost estimates using historical data and productivity modules for purpose of planning and organizing capital work
Analyze engineered drawings and other documentation to prepare time, cost, materials, and labor estimates
Conduct special studies to develop and establish standard hour and related cost data
Monitor project costs and revenues by reviewing internal project reports
Experienced in vendor quotes, engineering cost estimates, detailed competitively firm price bids, cost plus estimates and change order review
Understand construction methods, specifications, and materials utilized in the electric power industry
Possess strong organizational, communication, problem solving, and interpersonal skills and a desire to work in a highly functional team environment
Communicate frequently with the internal/external stakeholders regarding project status Display a professional and courteous behavior to co-workers, supervisors, customers and the general public
Possess a strong understanding of Microsoft products such as Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
Experience in both EcoSys and Primavera is a plus

This person must possess keen analytical skills and be adept in mathematics and be capable of working in a high stress, team oriented environment.
A strong background in project management, estimating, and construction are preferred.

Education:
BS Degree or a combination of education plus equivalent work experience
Preferred:
College Degree AAS/BS
10 years experience in project cost estimating
Certified Cost Consultant, Certified Cost Engineer, or Certified Cost Technician, through the Association for the Advancement of Cost Engineering.
Electric utility experience, especially in the transmission line and substation disciplines
Job Description
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Fri, 14 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Event Manager]]>      
Workers at this level manage work with minimal supervision. They are fully competent in use of concepts and procedures.
They respond to Service Disruption Events (SDE) within the appropriate Service Level Agreement (SLA). SDEs are incidents that have a significant impact to the business or to a large number of IT clients affected.
In addition this position will lead the SDE bridge, identify the problem issue and manage the overall progress of the SDE.
They determine the appropriate IT support groups, engage additional resources as needed and support the named SDE Restoration Manager.
Additionally they escalate the SDE as needed and ensure the content, the audience, and timing of communications are appropriate.
Communicates appropriate information including downtimes, change management, and status, issues, defects, etc. to users, IT management and any other necessary audience.
Ensure all communication channels are in sync and utilized as appropriate, and back up process are understood and utilized when primary communication channels are not functioning.
Ensure SDE documentation is completed accurately and by the required timelines.
Ensure SDE Processes are understood and utilized as required.
Support the Problem Management process by creating the problem investigation ticket, assigning ticket to appropriate individual/team, and completing event summary documentation per required timeframe.
Support rotational 24x7 Event Management on-call responsibilities.
They work with others to develop solutions and recommend actions to resolve incident. Monitors production operation of and availability of assigned applications.
Assists users and answers users questions.
Tracks issue troubleshoots steps. Is able to work effectively with less defined direction requiring greater judgment.
Is able to present information on technically complex subjects in an understandable manner in both oral and written form.
Recognizes appropriate times to provide this communication.
Works with vendors to support the SDE. Involves working with operations/DBAs and application teams.
Utilizes appropriate Human Performance tools effectively in the course of activities.
Works with Senior level and above to provide recommendations and assist in decision making on SDEs.

Required Qualifications:

Bachelor degree in Computer Science or a related discipline. In lieu of a degree, 8 years of related business experience.
Work experience in addition to a degree: 3-5 years as an IT Support Analyst or equivalent.
Job-specific knowledge, skills or abilities:
Trouble-shooting, Problem-solving, Business Impact analysis, Vendor management, root cause analysis.

Preferred Qualifications:

Demonstrated ability to work with others having differing priorities/views/goals than your own; to meet your goals. Effective communication skills.
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Fri, 14 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Business Analyst with strong DA skills and loan experience]]> Kavaliro is looking for a Financial Data Analyst with strong knowledge of mortgage data and data governance.   This position is located in Washington DC with our direct client and is an immediate need.  

Financial Data Analyst  with experience in mortgage data governance and analysis. Will help to facilitate development of applications and data infrastructure to support the Multi Family business.
  • Data governance of loan underwriting, securitization and servicing concepts related to the Multifamily business model;
  • Writing, refining custom queries across multiple systems in order to glean useful business information from legacy data;
  • Quickly learning new areas of Multifamily business;
  • Working closely with SMEs across the operational offices within underwriting, loan servicing, securitization, bond administration, investor disclosure, etc.

 

Skills:
  • Verbal and written communication skills, problem solving skills, attention to detail and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong knowledge of design techniques and principles involved in conceptual data modeling.
  • Strong knowledge of computer technology/language/software for data analysis such as SQL, Excel, Tableau, and variants. (TOAD or similar product would be nice.)

Ideal candidate should have:

• an ability to dive into the essence of the data and summarize results into salient points for general consumption
• a working knowledge of data modeling and data flow concepts
• superlative communication skills
• Someone who has done analysis and communication about various loan products

 

Education/Experience:
  • Bachelor' s degree in Finance, Computer Science or Information Systems
  • Min. 2-5 years experience required

 
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Fri, 14 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[GIS Technician]]> GIS Technician

Creates documentation on the placement of electrical facilities utilizing Companys GIS application SmallWorld, and other tools (schematics, circuit maps, drawings, plans).
Candidate will need to interpret drawings and schematics, as they will interact with Customer Project Coordinators who perform design for  jobs in the field
Also interface with Inspectors.

REQUIRED SKILLS: 

At least one year of GIS Technician experience is required.   Internship experience is fine. 
Experience with AutoCAD and ArcView (or other GIS package).
Minimum of an associate degree in GIS, Geography or Environmental Science or equivalent experience is required.  
Bachelors degree is preferred
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Thu, 13 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[GRC SOX Program Lead]]> Candidate must have strong foundational knowledge of SOX/PCI/EU Data Privacy and be able to lead an offshore team.

Basic Qualifications
  1. Experience with IT Controls testing / auditing
  2. Manages own time and audit activities
  3. Demonstrates ability to communicate clear and concrete audit requirements to audit members.
  4. Ability to multitask and work on various audits and projects in different phases
  5. Ability to make good judgments based on observations and supporting information
  6. Good interpersonal skills, including oral and written communications, listening, interviewing, fostering open communications, facilitating and influencing
  7. Analytical and inquisitive, dig deep to obtain a solid understanding of business processes and IT controls
  8. Take responsibility for assigned tasks, understanding and achieving expectations
  9. Recognize opportunities and propose solutions to improve business processes
  10. 3 - 5 years experience within audit and/or IT Controls
  11. 3 -5 years experience within information technology industr
  12. Responsible for coordination of IT Control assurance audits
  13. Interacts with external auditors and internal delivery personnel to ensure timely and accurate delivery of audit evidence / control testing.
  14. Maintains regular contact with external Auditors, internal management, and Service Delivery regarding status, issues and risks
  15. Common activities could include:
    1. Maintain audit scope document
    2. Maintain client application matrices and exemptions
    3. Formal annual review conducted in Q4
    4. Maintain audit Team room and security
    5. Maintain control owner list
    6. Meet with external auditor to review request list and address any issues/concerns;
  16. Send out request items to controls owners, providing location to populate evidence and when required
  17. Review audit evidence when received to verify accuracy and completeness
  18. Provide status reports
  19. Internal measures should track timeliness and completeness
  20. Escalate past-due and incomplete
  21. Request evidence, review evidence, follow up communications, including reminders
  22. Weekly meeting with external auditor, IT Controls lead, and audit coordinators to review issues and risks, not detailed activities
  23. Weekly meeting with external auditor, audit leads to review detail status items
  24. Create control objective testing schedule: based upon defined control priorities. This schedule also used as input into the timeline required for audit evidence (populations and samples) including follow up
  25. Monitor, report status and escalate issues or risks within the plan; internal metrics to include: actual vs. Planned, accuracy of testing
  26. Provide weekly status report to External auditor and IT Controls lead
  27. Facilitate and update management response for deficiencies
  28. Review draft reports and provide necessary updates
  29. Create CAPAs with R&C team for any and all deficiencies at end of cycle; coordinators will approve remediation plans; SL accountable to provide remediation plan, dates and complete
  30. Track status and completion of remediation plans
  31. Track execution and completion of quarterly reviews

 
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Thu, 13 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Change Management / Business Analyst (in Production Support environment)]]> Kavaliro seeks a Change Management / Business Analyst to be  responsible for understanding and monitoring production changes at an enterprise level. The candidate works directly with internal customers to understand the business environment and needs. 

Required Skillsets: 
- Expertise with Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC) 
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills 
- Strong analytical skills 
- Experience with Remedy and MyServices (or any other Change Management tool experience) 
- Comprehensive knowledge of client-server, object-oriented, and web-based systems, applications, environments and relevant tools/technology 

Minimum Education Qualifications: 
- Bachelor degree or equivalent 
- Minimum Work Experience: 
- 5-7 years of related experience
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Wed, 12 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Cybersecurity architect]]> Security Architect Job Description

 

Cyber Security expert level architect across all critical information security domains (SOC/Application Security/Identity and Access Management/Governance Risk & Compliance-SOX, PCI, GDPR etc) Responsible for driving technical and operational advisory support, solution' s support, and deal modeling (service delivery centic).

  Engage with deal Pursuit Teams in the preparation of solution business cases, resourcing and budgets, recommendations, alternative selection, project planning and implementation of IT Security tools, techniques, requirements, and systems.

Assist in Security Services reviews with key client Executives and prepare solution discussion material. 

This role will need to understand the Client’ s Business and Risk Levels in designing a solution that will meet their requirements and business plans. 

An ability to understand client Regulatory Requirements is required to integrate into solution alternatives. 

This role will work heavily with other towers (Network, Storage and Backup, End User Compute, Cloud, Audit and Compliance, Disaster Recovery, etc…) in the design of a solution that assists with meeting the client needs while managing cost. 

The role will work in a broad range of industries including Life Sciences, Utilities, Entertainment, Financial, Retail, and many others.

Expectations from the Candidate

A high degree of knowledge of Industry Enterprise Level security tools and solution processes, along with Security Standards such as ISO27001 is required is required.  Solid Project Management skills with the ability to Multi-Task are required to be successful in this role.  Effective teaming skills will help round out success in this position.

This can be a fast-paced environment so the ability to understand the problems and provide quick and decisive answers is a key to success. An understanding of security integration with other IT functions is a “ must” for providing a holistic client solution.  The role requires basic oral, client presentation, and solution documentation skills.

Security certifications are a plus to show a well-rounded security background.   5+ years of security delivery is a minimum for this position.

Security Service Delivery, Technology, and Process knowledge is required in the areas of Identity and Access Management, Security Operation Center, Security Incident Response, Information Security Management Systems (ISMS), Intrusion Detection, SEIM, Risk Mitigation, Vulnerability Management and associated system tools, Application Security, etc….  Additionally, general network architecture expertise is required.

US travel will be required at an estimated level of 60 - 70%.

Desired Certifications: CISSP, CHFI, CEH, NERC
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Wed, 12 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Electrical Inspector/Auditor]]> Supports the operation and maintenance of the company by inspecting recently installed distribution facilities, and comparing their installation to what was called for by engineering and what was posted by GIS technicians.
Serves as the second level of the classification series, and incumbents at this level are expected to work independently, or as part of a team, under minimal supervision. Incumbent is expected to be highly familiar with commonly used distribution facilities, and to be able to use computerized work management systems and GIS viewer applications.
Extensive use of vehicle (mileage paid) required to perform field audits, as well as use of company laptop computer and MIFI.
Typical items to be audited include overhead and underground switches, reclosers, regulators, transformers, and reconductoring / rephasing jobs.

Minimum Requirements:
High school diploma or equivalent, plus seven years relevant work experience 
Ideal candidate would have a distribution line and service or field design engineering/technical background
7+ years’ of safe working and driving experience would be ideal
General knowledge of GIS systems (smallworld, ArcGis, Arcview etc) a plus
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Tue, 11 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Data Science Analyst]]> Assesses complex data systems and programs in support of ad-hoc and standing management or customer requests.
Creates programs, methodologies, and files for analyzing and presenting data.
Examines data quality, applications, and functions.
Produces output and sustains operation.
Researches new data sources and analytical tools. Contributes to new product development and improvement in product delivery and presentation.
Develops awareness of and familiarity with issues and events affecting organization, department, and/or customer.
Uses and supports database applications and analytical tools.
Uses timely and appropriate participation of users/customers in data collection and query systems.

Required:

Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Engineering, Math, Statistics, Economics, or Business
SAS skills: Knowledgeable Base SAS programmer; 1-3 years of SAS Visual Analytics experience Database skills:
Ability to understand Entity Relationship models and navigate relational database systems 
1-3 years of advanced T-SQL querying/scripting experience 
Ability to interpret marketing data requests, develop appropriate queries and/or extraction processes and deliver consistently accurate results

Desired:
Masters degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Engineering, Math, Statistics, Economics, or Business
1-3 years of Salesforce experience
5+ years T-SQL experience
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Tue, 11 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Engineering Technologist II]]> The purpose of this position is to provide experienced technical expertise to accurately analyze options and prepare distribution facility designs for residential, commercial, and industrial projects. Provides technical expertise to solve more complex problems, and leadership skills to manage work in a specific area of expertise, with minimal supervision. Incumbents are expected to develop advanced skills and to have the ability to work independently. 

Duties and Responsibilities: 

Provides technical expertise and guidance in the identification, analysis and resolution of problems in area of expertise. 
Ensures accomplishment of business goals and objectives through effective planning, organizing, estimating, scheduling and monitoring of work activities. 
? Prepares thorough and accurate technical reports, correspondence, documentation, calculations and sketches. 
Conducts engineering and related studies. 
Strives to continually improve job-related, technical and professional knowledge, skills and performance. 
Develops positive working relationships to effectively coordinate work activities.
Demonstrates effective oral and written communication skills. 
Maintains accurate records and files. 
Supports the company' s goals and represents the company positively and professionally. 

Qualifications: 
Either 2 to 4 years experience and Bachelor of Science in Engineering Technology (or equivalent), or 2 to 6 years of experience and Associate Degree in Engineering Technology (or equivalent), or 4 to 8 years equivalent experience with no degree. Experience and demonstrated written and oral communications skills, including the ability to present information, facilitate meetings and provide direction to others Thorough understanding of Electric Distribution materials, work procedures, and work dependencies. 
Experience with an electric utility or DOT 
Understanding of basic principles of project management. 
 
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Mon, 10 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Protection And Controls Engineer]]> Responsible for the engineering and design of new and existing distribution and transmission substations, ranging from 4kV through 345kV.
Design project scope can range from routine equipment modifications and replacements, through and including completely new substation designs. Incumbents must manage tasks associated with multiple projects simultaneously, and ensure timely release of engineering designs.

JOB DUTIES:  
Apply fundamental power system protection concepts, standard practices and procedures.
Create or revise electrical substation control schemes and wiring (single-line, three-line, AC, DC, SCADA, Relay and Metering).
The individual will utilize a variety of tools and techniques to complete assigned engineering, including Aspen Oneliner, Aspen Relay Database, Maximo, AutoCad, relay vendor-specific programming software, and the Microsoft Office suite.
Produce accurate project bill of material and material orders.
Create Protective Relay application documentation, settings, and control scheme designs.
Plan, coordinate and monitor the progress of individually assigned projects to meet the required schedule.
As needed, provide technical field support for projects under construction.
Establish and grow collaborative and effective working relationships with peers and customers.
Utilize good written and oral communication skills.
Exhibit the ability to effectively work with a diverse work-group representing varied cultural and ethnic backgrounds.


REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:
Candidate should have a minimum of 4 years of engineering experience.
Graduation from a four-year college or university with a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from an ABET accredited program.
Demonstrated ability to apply engineering theories and principles.
Proficient at researching engineering and design issues, evaluating alternatives, preparing and presenting recommendations.
Ability to deal with a variety of individuals from various socio-economic, cultural and ethnic backgrounds
Able to drive company vehicle to job site and external meetings
 

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:
Knowledge of power system equipment, applications, capabilities, and methods of protection
Knowledge of power system analysis, including modeling, fault study and protection coordination
Experience with various Protection & Control systems used in power transmission and distribution substations
Knowledge of NERC reliability standards for Critical Infrastructure Protection and Operations & Planning, including PRC-001, -006, -023, -25
Working familiarity with Protection and Control system components, such as relays, carrier sets, RTU, instrument transformers, as well as AC and DC subsystems
Proficient in principles of project management
Passing grade on the Engineering Fundamentals Exam (FE)
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Mon, 10 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Senior Penetration Tester]]> Perform network, web, app, mobile and social penetration testing assessments
Ability to develop detailed penetration testing reports that can speak to multiple audience types
Understand exploits at a finite level before using them Able to develop custom scripts, exploits, and tools
Must be strong in privilege escalation techniques
Must be able to aid in scoping, leading tests, and managing process to delivery Active in InfoSec community (OWASP, Cha-Ha, 2600, Speaker)
Effective communication skills 3 5 years of Pen Testing experience
Combined 10+ years overall IT experience Military or Government security experience is a big plus

Basic Qualifications

Knowledge of the following scripting languages:
JavaScript, PowerShell, Bash, Python, Ruby Industry level certifications such as Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) or Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP) Develop or modify exploits
Reverse engineering Experience with various DBMS systems
Experience with different flavors of SQL Experience with app sec and app sec remediations U.S. Citizen

Desired Qualifications
Red teaming experience Advanced knowledge in relevant information technology field such as Active Directory, Windows/UNIX, databases (Oracle, SQL, and DB2), application development/system development life cycle, and network security, NERC CIP, PeopleSoft or Maximo.
Associates or Bachelors degree
Tools Knowledge: Metasploit, Acunetix, Burpsuite, Kali, SQLmap, SoapUI, w3af, ZAP, SQL NINJA, BeEF, ettercap, Aircrack-ng, Tamper Data, WebScarabNG, Maltego, SET
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Fri, 07 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[IT Security Analyst]]> IT Security Analyst specializing in Application Security.

This position is responsible for information security solution architecture, the mentoring and supporting of security analysts and the development and enforcement of security standards and guidelines relating to application development. This position may consult with developers, leadership, security analysts, and architects in other organizations on emerging technologies and vendor architectural directions related to information security. This position will be responsible for understanding cross-company business needs and designing solutions that meet business requirements while maintaining confidentiality, integrity and availability of information and systems. 

Major Job Duties:

Perform functional requirement review, design review
Work collaboratively with all participants in agile software development project and support developers and testers as they set up their build Dev / Test environments
Troubleshoot and resolve issues related to application development, deployment and operations
Perform code review across a variety of programming languages
Identify, communicate, and drive the resolution of vulnerabilities
Serve as a subject matter expert for security in application projects
Performing application vulnerability assessments (SAST and DAST) focused on web and mobile applications Identify application security requirements for projects Developing testing scripts, policies, procedures and standards
Manage third party scans and conduct vulnerability review with the development team
Other security-related projects that may be assigned according to skills 

Basic Qualifications:

Experience designing Web/Mobile application security testing solutions
At least 3 years of experience in any major DevOps tool- implementation and automation chain (Veracode, Jenkins, Qualys, SonarQube, GitHub).
At least 3 years of experience with web application, web service implementation, infrastructure scans. At least 2 years of experience with SAST (Fortify/Veracode or similar) tools.
Application development background, along with a desire for continued learning for new programming languages, techniques and related security issues.
Familiarity with the OWASP framework and application security best practices.
Understanding of Software Security Architecture and Design, Agile, SDLC and the ability to clearly articulate best practices for application security.

Desired Qualifications

Current holder of CISSP, CASS or other relevant industry certifications.
Experience with developing designs and reference architecture for emerging technology leveraging industry standards.
Ability to convert documented business requirements into conceptual, logical, and physical design documents.
Project management skills.
 
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Fri, 07 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[HRIS Application Project Manager]]> Develop and manage deployment plan and assign resources for execution
Manage day-to-day execution of all Mock Deployment and Production Deployment activities
Coordinate with program business and IT leads to ensure that dependencies are understood and accounted for in the deployment checklist
Establish program-level deployment execution standards, including logistics plan
Aggregate Deployment status and metrics and provide program leadership status of deployment planning and execution
Drive preparation and execution of Mock Deployment and Production Deployment activities, including deployment verification
Enforce deployment execution standards
Responsible for developing the deployment command center approach Arrangements for on-site execution of deployment tasks and coordination of services\resources to facilitate
Escalates deployment issues and risks and responsible for mitigation and contingency planning 

Basic/Required Qualifications:
Bachelor degree in Computer Science or a related discipline; OR 11 years of prior equivalent work related experience in lieu of a degree
Three or more years of related experience in business and/or systems analysis in addition to a degree
Seven years troubleshooting, problem-solving, logical design, Business Requirements analysis, vendor management, or root-cause analysis 

Desired Qualifications:
Knowledge of Human Resources Systems
Held a Lead role on a complex systems integration project.
Experience in meeting facilitation
Demonstrated ability to communicate clearly, concisely, and accurately using oral and written communications with various levels of management.
Demonstrated ability to develop and maintain good working relationships with internal and external customers.
Possesses critical thinking skills.
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Fri, 07 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Software Engineer]]>
  • Java
  • SQL
  • Web Services (REST, SOAP)
  • Angular/Node.js
  • JSON Messaging
  • 5 + years of related experience in design, development, and implementation of highly scalable, high-volume software systems and components, client-facing web applications, and major Internet-oriented applications and systems.
  • Proven experience in software integration, such as web services (SOAP, REST, JSON)
  • US Citizen

  • Desired Qualifications
    • C#
    • C++
    • Embedded Software Development
    • Cloud Experience (AWS, Azure, etc)
    • Department of Defense (DOD) Security Clearance
    • DOD Experience
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    Thu, 06 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
    <![CDATA[Solution Architect]]> Kavaliro seeks an Enterprise solution Architect for a contract position with our direct client in Herndon VA.

    Partner with business stewards to define performance metrics for target architecture(s).  Promote and educate stakeholders on the use and value of optimized architecture(s)

    Provide technical and architectural subject matter expertise to the various development teams including communicating architectural decisions and mentoring other technical staff around the various development technologies and decisions.

    Required Qualifications

    A minimum of 2 years of experience architecting/designing highly available and resilient applications on AWS.

    Experience is envisioning and execution of transformation data centric projects

    Bachelors or advanced degree in Computer Science, Math, or other engineering discipline

    A minimum of 10 years in defining current and target state architectures, transition architectures and roadmaps

    A minimum of 8 years with Enterprise Architecture frameworks like TOGAF, DoDAF, FEAF etc.

    A minimum of 5 years providing solutions based on Event Driven Architecture, Services Orchestration

    A minimum of 5 years’ experience working on Business Process re-engineering efforts

    A minimum of 5 years using TIBCO or Similar Service Orchestration tool set

    A minimum of 3 years using Architecture Modeling tools like Mega, IBM System Architect, Troux, Rational Software Architect etc.

    A minimum of 10 years of hands-on Java design and development, also solutioning for projects implementing agile and waterfall methodologies

    A minimum of 5 years implementing Java open source frameworks (i.e., Spring, Hibernate etc.)

    A minimum of 5 years implementing both RESTful and SOAP web services using JEE stack

    A minimum of 2 years reviewing project architectures and solutions

    A minimum of 10 years with relational databases such as Oracle and SQL Server

    A minimum of 5 years with application servers and containers such as JBoss, Tomcat, WebLogic, Oracle Application Server

    A minimum of 5 years in selecting and integrating COTS solutions and with performance optimizations such as improving scalability, availability, throughput, failover, etc.

    A minimum of 5 years’ experience with BPM, distributed caching, cloud technologies

    A minimum of 5 years leading architecture efforts that requires close collaboration with project teams

    Ability to work with both senior management level executives and development teams

    Excellent communication, presentation, and documentation skills

    Professional demeanor

    Preferred Qualifications

    TOGAF Certification

    Mortgage Industry knowledge experience

    JEE Certification

    Tibco EMS and BW knowledge or certification

    VMware knowledge or certification
    ]]>
    Fri, 30 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
    <![CDATA[IT Engineer with DNS & F5 Load Balancer]]> Kavaliro seeks an IT Engineer with DNS &   F5 Load Balancer   for a contract position with our direct client in Reston   VA.

    The role of the technical engineer is to develop application design and/or design IT infrastructure components to meet business and technical requirements. IT infrastructure may include systems, middleware, database, storage and/or network infrastructure.

    KEY JOB FUNCTIONS
    • Interface, partner, and influence stakeholders to promote simplification, standardization and innovation and to ensure risk are understood and minimized
    • Establish policies and standard operating procedures to enable consistent and repeatable execution
    • Adhere to and propose appropriate changes, to standards, policies, and procedure based on emerging business/technology trends and operational challenges with the existing guidelines utilizing performance metric and operational SLA
    • Plan for adequate capability on systems based on utilization metrics and planned projects to establish supply and demand forecasts
    • Implement changes to ensure systems meet business and technical requirements and are in compliance with enterprise architecture guidelines, technology standards and methodology, and compliance and security standards
    • Maintain and operate infrastructure design. It includes but not limited to monitoring, performance and capacity metrics, SLAs, resiliency and disaster recovery plans
    • Define success criteria for validation of technology solution and associated changes
    • Provide work guidance or technical assistance to less senior engineers as necessary 

    Education:
    • Bachelor' s Degree or equivalent required

    Must have skills and knowledge:
    • F5 Knowledge in GTM (for global site to site load balancing) and LTM (for local site load balancing).
    •   DNS protocol experience.  Knowledge of DNS delegation and the ability to integrate with major operating systems (Windows and Linux) and network products (Cisco routers and switches, etc…)
    • Ability to provide support in other areas of the network infrastructure a plus (routing/switching, FW).
    • Scripting ability with Python, Perl or other scripting languages a plus.
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    Fri, 30 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
    <![CDATA[Sr. Java Application Developer Analyst]]> Kavaliro seeks a Senior Java Application Developer Analyst with profound experience of Java and JEE and experience with system integration, configuring WebServices /systems/authentication, design for a contract opportunity with our   direct client.

    Required Skills:
    • Profound insight of Java and JEE internals (EJB, JMS, Transaction management, etc.)
    • Excellent knowledge of relational databases (Oracle, Sybase preferred)
    • Hands-on experience with Linux, including shell scripting
    • Experience in developing web applications using at least one popular web framework (JSF with Rich Faces, Spring and MVC frameworks)
    • Excellent communication and technical presentation skills
    • Experience with SVN and familiarity with SCM / CM best practices
    • Familiar with SDLC and Waterfall / Agile development methodologies
    • Proven hands-on software development experience, including analyzing business requirements analysis for translation into system solutions
    • Hands-on experience in designing and developing applications using Java EE platforms
    • Hands-on experience in designing and developing or configuring WebServices.
    • Good understanding and experience system integration, configuring systems for Single Sign On and/or AD authentication is highly desirable.
    ]]>
    Thu, 29 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
    <![CDATA[Applications Engineer]]> This position will provide the technical leadership in helping utilities, municipalities, and utility co-ops deploy wireless metering infrastructure and meters along with the proprietary Regional Network Interface software. Also responsible for delivering a system solution that is optimized, reliable, and flexible that provides advanced measurement, data collection, analysis and control capabilities and helps our customers improve operational efficiency while reducing their environmental impact.

    Job Responsibilities:
    • Technical customer interface working with Project Management.
    • Conducts in depth database monitoring and analysis for the Regional Network Interface data streams.
    • Responsible for system integrations & analysis for the Smart Grid  System.
    • Troubleshoots highly complex system level issues that encompass system configuration, hardware, firmware, and software. Monitor system hardware and software for proper delivery of data for customer operations.
    • Assist customer to optimize the system information requirements for their business processes.
    • Provide feedback to design and development engineering for product improvement.
    • Engage development engineering in system troubleshooting as required
    • Work with Field Sales teams, value added resellers, and distributors to deliver fully functional, configured, operational system that meets all of our customers Service level agreements.
    • Develops bash shell/Perl Scripting as required.

    Requirements:
    • Bachelor' s degree in Engineering or Computer Sciences; or 3 to 5 years of equivalent experience is required.
    • Experience in design, development, or system engineer role.
    • Experience in the utility or telecommunications considered a plus.
    • Must have Perl and/or Unix shell scripting.
    • Mid-level Unix and Windows administration experience.
    • Recent Mid-level SQL experience (MS SQL, Postgres, and Oracle).
    • Solid understanding of telecommunications concepts (CPE, backhaul, POTS networking).
    • Solid understanding of basic networking concepts (ping, ssh, telnet, ftp, traceroute, etc.).
    • Ability to work independently with little direction and also be a team player.
    • Self-directed, excellent analytical and troubleshooting skills.
    • Superior communication and interpersonal skills are a must.
    • General background in RF technologies.
    • Familiarity with SalesForce.com for customer service considered a plus.
    • Willing to travel up to 50% at times

    #LI-MR1
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    Thu, 29 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
    <![CDATA[Automation Engineer]]> Kavaliro is seeking a skilled automation engineer to work for one of their largest world-wide clients in Central Florida.  

    Mandatory skills:

    • Strong scripting ability with  PowerShell, Shell and/or  Javascript 

    • Experience working with a variety of vendor APIs, especially REST and SOAP APIs

    • Experience in creating fully-automated, repeatable server OS build and configuration processes

    • Knowledge in Windows or Linux server environment, both is added advantage 

     

    Optional:

    • Experience in one of the following; Bigfix, VMware vRealize Orchestrator 6.x or VMware vRealize Automation 6.x
    ]]>
    Thu, 29 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
    <![CDATA[Big Data - Cloud Architect]]> Candidates can be located nationwide. Must be located near a major airport.

    Responsibilities
    • Design, implement and deliver complete analytic solutions
    • Own the data architecture and infrastructure.
    • Architect, build and maintain high performing ETL processes, including data quality and testing
    • Define and build technical/data architecture for data warehouse, data marts and big data solutions (including data and dimensional modeling)
    • Develop analytics with a mind toward accuracy, scalability and high performance
    • Provide technical guidance and thought leadership to other programmer analysts in the team.
    • Establish lean data governance to drive data standards and data quality. Be an evangelist in the company for data-informed thinking and decision making.

     

    Basic Qualifications
    • Hands-on experience with designing and implementing distributed architecture systems to tera/petabyte data handling using Open Source software.
    • Expert knowledge in modern distributed architectures and compute / data analytics / storage technologies on AWS
    • Advanced knowledge of a programming language such as Java/Python/Scala 
    • Understanding of architectural principles and design patterns / styles using parallel large-scale distributed frameworks such as Hadoop / Spark 
    • Deep knowledge of RDBMS (MySQL, PostgreSQL, SQL Server) and NoSQL databases such as HBase, Vertica, MongoDB, DynamoDB, Cassandra
    • Demonstrates broad knowledge of technical solutions, design patterns, and code for medium/complex applications deployed in Hadoop production. 
    • Knowledge of working in UNIX environment with good amount of shell scripting and python experience. Knowledge in spring, Core Java, MapReduce. 
    • Hands on experience designing, developing, and maintaining software solutions in Hadoop Production cluster. 
    • Experience in architecting and building data warehouse systems and BI systems including ETL.
    • Outstanding analytical skills, excellent team player and delivery mindset.
    • Experience in performance troubleshooting, SQL optimization, and benchmarking.
    • Strong architectural experience in context of deploying cloud-based data solutions. 
    • Thorough understanding of service-oriented architectures and data processing in high-volume applications.
    • Full SDLC experience (requirements gathering through production deployment).
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    Wed, 28 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
    <![CDATA[Engineering Technologist III]]> Provide technical expertise to solve more complex problems, and leadership skills to manage work in a specific area of expertise, with minimal supervision. 
    These candidates  are expected to develop advanced skills and to have the ability to work independently. 
    This position will support the siting and permitting in Florida.
    Assist in  preparing capital projects environmental permitting and development drawings of new electrical facilities and associated duties.

    Responsibilities Include:

    Provide environmental permitting, site development and associated CAD/GIS support for electrical transmission line and substation projects

    Minimum Qualifications 

    Associates or Bachelors Degree in Environmental Science or Civil Engineering with related experience. 
    Either 3 to 7 years of experience and Bachelor Degree, or 5 to 11 years of experience and Associate Degree in Engineering Technology (or equivalent).

    Job experience involving Environmental Permitting, Stormwater or Survey duties. Experienced in the use of AutoCAD Civil 3D and ArcGIS

    Preferred Qualifications 

    Experience preparing Sediment and Erosion Control Plans, Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plans, site development plans, and other environmental and construction permits. 
    Proficient in the use of ArcGIS (3-5 years of experience).
    Proficient in the use of AutoCAD Civil 3D (5-6 years experience).
     
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    Wed, 28 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
    <![CDATA[Estimator]]> Determine quantities of predefined units of labor for the construction of utility lines.   Identify and estimate the labor hours for work not covered by the predefined units.

    Job Duties

    Prepare estimates for use in planning, organizing and scheduling work
    Analyze drawings and other documents to prepare time, cost, materials and labor estimates
    Conduct periodic site visits to confirm work methods and work approaches are consistent with the estimate
    Assess project cost performance by tracking actuals against contractor bids or the project estimate
    Communicate with engineering, construction or sub-contractors on proposed changes and adjustments to cost estimates
    Prepare cost reports and projections as requested by management
    Establish cost monitoring and reporting mechanism and procedures
    Establish a mechanism to continuously update cost and man-hour databases

    Required

    Estimating experience related to construction or utility projects
    Five years of experience in a previous Cost Analyst, Cost Engineer or Estimator role is required.  

     
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    Wed, 28 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
    <![CDATA[Incident Manager]]> Kavaliro is looking for a Senior Incident Management professional for our direct client in Reston, VA.

    The successful senior technical resource   will:
    • Work with other technical resources to create postmortem documentation, including timeline of events, root cause, and follow-on action items, to be presented to senior management.
    • Create clear, accurate, and precise documentation that is easily understood by Business and Executive personnel.
    • Must be able to work independently to investigate, analyze, track, and document, root cause determination efforts, in support of metric, data quality, and reporting deliverable.  

    Specialized Knowledge and Skills
    • At least 5 years of experience including network engineering, security engineering/operations, and/or production support
    • Excellent writing skills
    • Advanced knowledge/experience with Windows, Linux and Solaris operating systems
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    Mon, 26 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
    <![CDATA[Social Advertising Manager]]> Responsibilities
    • Lead implementation and management of paid social advertising campaigns
    • Ensure proper campaign setup to track properly in Adobe SiteCatalyst and paid social buying platforms– primarily Facebook Power Editor and Twitter Ads Manager
    • Work closely with organic social team to enact paid promotion of key organic social content
    • Manage the daily campaign optimization efforts of assigned accounts to ensure they are achieving the traffic, engagement and conversion goals set for each campaign
    • Manage daily budget tracking process to make sure pre-defined spending levels are on pace
    • Utilize team workflow system (Jira) to manage and execute assignments as well as possess the ability to prioritize assignments based on urgency and importance
    • Create strategy proposals for new campaigns or account structures based on objectives provided by strategy partners
    • Manage bid rules and optimization efforts at the campaign, audience and ad levels to drive account performance
    • Review regular reporting to add insights and provide commentary to explain variations
    • Manage the execution and reporting of ad, landing page and vendor beta testing initiatives
    • Collaborate with management, team members and social outlets to define policies, processes and procedures to further drive efficiencies and performance for key stakeholders
    • Keep current on the social media advertising industry and propose new ideas to further enhance campaign tactics and capabilities

     

    Required Skills & Education
    • 2-3+ years executing paid social media advertising campaigns
    • Must have a thorough working knowledge of Facebook and Twitter advertising interfaces, and be familiar with Pinterest, Snapchat and Instagram.
    • Familiar with a major web analytics vendor such as Adobe Analytics (Omniture), Coremetrics or Webtrends to drive tactical decisions
    • Ability to work well with cross-functional teams and prioritize time
    • Comfortable working with team members at all levels, including senior management
    • High proficiency with Microsoft Excel
    • Create strategy proposals for new campaigns or account structures based on objectives provided by strategy partners
    • Manage bid rules and optimization efforts at the campaign, audience and ad levels to drive account performance
    • Review regular reporting to add insights and provide commentary to explain variations
    • Manage the execution and reporting of ad, landing page and vendor beta testing initiatives
    • Collaborate with management, team members and social outlets to define policies, processes and procedures to further drive efficiencies and performance for key stakeholders
    • Keep current on the social media advertising industry and propose new ideas to further enhance campaign tactics and capabilities
    • 4 year college degree, preferably in Marketing or Media

     
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    Sat, 24 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
    <![CDATA[C/W ? PrPC]]> Expert level role within Project Controls classification hierarchy. 
    Candidate will lead the development of the reporting systems for project controls assignments. Perform complex aspects of individual project estimating, scheduling, change documentation and cost control while reporting up to program or portfolio level as well as trains and teaches other members 
    Lead Development / Generation of Periodic Project Controls Reporting. 
    Provide leadership in development and generation of daily, weekly, monthly and quarterly project controls reporting
    Responsible for gathering, verifying, validating and analyzing data in support of project controls reporting. 
    Responsible for distributing and archiving project controls reports as appropriate. Ina addition, provide presentation quality report and be available to present if needed to project team/management team. 
    Identify, assess, gain approval for, and distribute change requests, change notices and/or change orders in a manner compliant with internal governance standards and terms and conditions of relevant contracts (as appropriate). 
    Oversee Project Controls Benchmarking and Self-Assessment Initiatives. 
    Assist in scheduling and carrying out benchmarking and self-assessment initiatives relevant to project controls and the types of projects typically managed by the project controls group. 
    Identify and communicate improvement opportunities, adoption of best practices and counter measures to address gaps in performance. 
    Leads development and maintenance of WBS, project schedules, cost estimates, track and trend cash flow reports, change control documentation (scope, cost or schedule) and/or any reports associated with project controls. 
    Tracks and reports project status performs variance, earned value and critical path analyses at a level appropriate for the project. 
    Create and Maintain Project Estimate. Work as/with Estimator(s) to create or create project cost estimate in order to establish effective cost controls management. 
    Assure that project estimate includes all necessary raw materials, resource / labor rates, manufactured materials / equipment as well as current industry data relative to project scope.
    Responsible for maintaining effective relationships with customers, supports the resolution of quality issues and complete assignments (proposals, project tasks, reports, etc.) within negotiated budgets and schedules.

    REQUIRED SKILLS: 

    Graduation from a four-year college or university - business, finance, project management, engineering, technical, or equivalent minimum of 7 years of project controls experience 
    Expertise in project management 
    Strong experience in project controls concepts 
    Computer applications: MS Project/MS Office Suite, Primavera, Business Objects, Prolog, Passport, Visio, Powerplant, Emax, Peoplesoft

    DESIRED SKILLS: 

    Masters – business, finance, project management, or equivalent 
    PMI or AACE certification (the following or equivalent are acceptable - PMP, CAPM,  AACE-CEP
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    Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
    <![CDATA[Business Analyst]]> This candidate must have experience creating business requirements, process flows- using Visio, and GUI mock ups.

    Job Duties: 

    Candidate is responsible for reviewing, analyzing, and creating  business processes and user needs.
    Write detailed description of user needs, program functions, and steps required to develop or modify computer programs. 
    Will demonstrate  expertise in a variety of the field' s concepts, practices, and procedures.
    Will need to rely  on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks.
    May provide consultation on complex projects and is considered to be the top level contributor/specialist. 

    Required:

    Visio, Excel, SharePoint.
    Microsoft Access or SAP Business Objects experience would be helpful but not required.
    Technical experience as a BA working with GUI Interface, and Architectural Design, Design as this candidate with be creating  business requirements, process flows, and GUI mock ups.
    Must be able to translate business requirements into changes to the existing relationship diagrams, table fields and relationships.
    Familiar with Technical Design Documents, Database Architecture, and coding, in order to validate Design Documents reflect all proposed business requirements. 

    Preferred:

    Advanced familiarity with any coding languages is desirable but not required.
     
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    Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
    <![CDATA[Data BI Analyst]]> Kavaliro is seeking a data analytics professional with BI skills to work in a senior level position with one of our largest leading clients in Central Florida. 
    • The Data analyst will develop analysis and reporting capabilities within the team.
    • Where possible, the analyst will create reporting and dashboard templates for repeatable use.
    • The analyst must be proficient at acquiring and joining data from multiple sources to produce the desired outcome, whether for management reporting, Executive dashboards, or KPIs.
    • The analyst must be capable of working with Management staff to gather clear requirements needed to gather the metrics needed to prioritize organizational needs.
    • Defines and documents relevant process improvement opportunities
    • Builds and publishes customized interactive reports and dashboards, using Tableau server.
    • Creates action filters, parameters and calculated sets for preparing dashboards and worksheets in Tableau.
    • Develop Tableau workbooks from multiple data sources using Data Blending.
    • Technical Skills: Use complex tools/programs to mine data sources
    • Analytical Skills: A key success factor is the ability to recognize and interpret the data in the context of the Information Technology setting (e.g. Incident and Change correlation). Being able to understand and analyze the data is crucial.
    • Communication Skills: Once the data is analyzed, the analyst must be able to effectively communicate their findings, using written and verbal communication skills.
    • Problem-Solving: The ability to look at the data trends and recommend possible solutions that create value, efficiency or reduce impact to the IT production environment is a plus.
    • Time Management: The analyst must be capable of working on large projects with multiple data streams and deadlines. Being able to juggle it all is crucial to the job.

     

    Requirements:

    Experience with Business Intelligence tools, Tableau, Service-Now and Business Objects are a must.
    • Proven work experience as a data analyst or business intelligence analyst.
    • Technical experience that includes data modeling and database design is a plus
    • 10 years relevant experience, consulting and or industry and functional data analytics experience.
    • Experience with large data driven projects where data is being sourced from multiple systems
    • Knowledge of Data transformation, normalization and rationalization
    • Technical experience that includes data modeling and database design is a plus
    • Experience with Business Intelligence (BI) tools, Tableau, Service-Now and Business Objects specifically
    • Ability to build reports and query information using the SQL query language from a relational data model
      • Knowledge of Python scripting is a plus
    • Possesses strong knowledge and skills using MS Office products, EXCEL, PowerPoint, etc. SharePoint developer is a plus.
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    Wed, 21 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
    <![CDATA[RES Workspace Manager]]> Kavaliro seeks a RES Workspace Manager  with for a contract   position with our direct client.
    • Expertise with the supporting, managing and implementing Microsoft Windows 10 and legacy Operating Systems 
    • Experience designing and implementing Persona Management Solutions using RES Workspace Manager, AppSense, etc. 
    • Continued creation and maintenance of Operating System Deployment (OSD) task sequences with SCCM (Systems Center Configuration Manager), MDT (Microsoft Deployment Toolkit), and OMS (Operations Management Suite) 
    • Experience with Group Policy processing and troubleshooting across various computing platforms including servers, web servers, desktops etc. 
    • Must have significant Microsoft Windows Engineering and Administration, as well as Infrastructure Knowledge 
    • Experience in application interaction with operating systems, including the Windows registry, COM object registration, system/user variables and user-centric data related to application settings 
    • Proficiency with scripting languages (Python, PowerShell [DSC preferred], etc.) 
    • Experience with Virtualization Technologies primarily Xen – VMWare and vSphere 
    • Experience in cloud computing markets and integrations (AWS, Azure, DO and related) 
    • Experience with system automation technologies such as Chef, Puppet, Ansible and others 
    • The use of interpreted programming languages, like Python, in support of automated system administration 
    • Configuration of Patch Management using Configuration Manager 2012 R2 and Microsoft WSUS 
    • Should have experience with Apple MacOS Support and Management 
    • This position will provide 24/7 coverage for Desktop Engineering Services 
    • The candidate must have proven End User interaction with various End Users and able to maintain ticket SLA’ s for responding to User Requests promptly 
    • Thrives in a highly regulated and fast paced and changing environment with proven multitasking skills and focus on details and accuracy 
    • Maintain programmatic and technical documentation to ensure efficient planning and execution including design, installation, and administration documentation 

     
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    Wed, 21 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
    <![CDATA[IT Security Analyst]]> Day to day firewall administration and operations. This  includes various project oriented initiatives, troubleshooting incidents, SDE support, various compliance activities, software and firewall policy optimization & maintenance. 

    Job Duties: 

    Performs day to day firewall policy administration.
    Maintains security framework across the enterprise.
    Participates in security improvement/optimization initiatives.
    Contributes frequently to team knowledge base.
    Maintains up-to-date documentation of security infrastructure, changes, and security strategies.
    Documents work performed.
    Interacts with security architecture as necessary to understand, apply, and enforce security requirements.
    Proactively identifies/makes recommendations on potential security issues and solutions.
    Provides increased availability during inclement weather conditions.
    Assists or leads project oriented firewall deployments.
    Adheres to proper Change Management requirements and processes.
    Responds to Incidents in a timely manner.
    Configures, installs, and maintains security hardware.
    Deploys code upgrades.
    Leads investigation/troubleshooting efforts during service disruption events.
    Represents IT Security organization professionally in interaction with internal business partners and other IT Support groups. 

    Basic/Required Qualifications:

    Strong TCP/IP knowledge.
    Experience troubleshooting network traffic.
    Working knowledge of VPN configuration and troubleshooting.
    Working knowledge of NAT principles and troubleshooting.
    Cybersecurity experience.
    Ability to analyze application flows.
    Working knowledge of DNS and DHCP.
    Current Cisco CCNA credentials will be verified.
    3-5 years of relevant work experience in Information Technology. 

    Desired Qualifications:

    Additional relevant industry certifications.
    Experience with IDPS functionality.
    Experience with Palo Alto Firewalls.
    Experience with Firemon.
    Experience with Syslog, TACACS, Radius, and SNMP.
    Two-year associates degree in relevant field.
    Four-year degree in relevant field.
     
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    Tue, 20 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
    <![CDATA[OSP Fiber Engineer]]> This position will be responsible primarily for outside plant design with a focus on fiber networking.
    Experience with a wide variety of outside plant, transport devices and systems including, but not limited to, DWDM, SONET, TDM and the associated equipment manufacturers is desired including experience with documentation tools such as OSPInSight, Fiberbase and MapInfo.
    This position is expected to be at the senior level and to be able to effectively communicate with other team members, independently analyze client technology requirements, and achieve goals and complete assignments with minimal supervision.
    Seven to nine years of experience in a combination of the following:
    Designing fiber optic network infrastructure in support of transport, data, voice and transmission relay
    OPGW, ADSS Power and Communications Space, and underground fiber
    Knowledge of NESC
    DOT, Railroad, and municipality permitting processes
    Pole loading analysis, sag and tension charts
    Creating Bill of Materials and Cost Estimates
    Understanding Joint Use Policies and use of Joint Use Systems like SPANS
    Fiber installation techniques such as boring, trenching, and aerial cable installation
    Working ability with office productivity tools (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio, Autocad, Microstation, Exchange, etc.)
    Bachelor' s Degree or a combination of education plus equivalent work experience. 
    ]]>
    Mon, 19 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
    <![CDATA[CI-CD Automation Support Engineer]]> Software Engineers perform requirements analysis.  They then design, develop or maintain the physical application (components) or the application environment, based on the Software Architecture (models and principles). Activities include coding, integrating, implementing, installing or changing frameworks and standard components, or technical and functional application management. A Software Engineer also develops languages, methods, frameworks and tools, and/or undertakes activities in support of server-based databases in development, test and production environments.

     

    Required Skills and Experience:

     

    You are an experienced Software Engineer. You have received training and mastered at least one technology environment. You are good at elaborating technology areas and have an ability to position them within the scope of an overall project. You are a member of at least one community.

     

    • Qualification: Minimum 3 years experience, Bachelor’ s Degree.

    • Certification: Should have or seeking SE Level 1.

    • Should have progressing knowledge in Business Analysis, Business Knowledge, Software Engineering, Testing, Data Management, Architecture Knowledge and Technical Solution Design.                                                                                                                                                                                                              

     

    Application Support Engineers will be responsible for the 24x7 monitoring, troubleshooting, incident command, implementing and the performance of LOB applications.  The Application Support Engineers function as technical escalation point for critical production issues and drive escalation/resolution of problems working with several IT teams.  Key responsibilities include:

    • Construction and implementation of Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery (CI/CD) processes.

    • Drive continuous improvement in areas of Development, QA, and Release Management

    • Foster collaboration across functional teams including Development, Infra,  and Operations looking for and implementing changes to facilitate faster deployments, shorter lead times in releases.

    • Innovate and design industry leading technology solutions to promote agility in the IaaS/PaaS stack

    • Assist in automating development, QA and release management tasks

     

    25% Manage, build and evolve CI/CD pipelines for LOB applications

    65% Support design, development, deployment, and maintenance of multi-tiered web applications.

    10% Drive Continuous Improvement activities in Application Lifecycle

     

     

     

    Hands on experience in troubleshooting and resolving hardware and software in critical systems.   Background in configuration, test, and optimization of production application in Linux and Microsoft platforms. Experience with Splunk highly desired with understanding of build configuration tools, such as Jenkins, Bitbucket, Chef and Puppet.   Application development experience supporting IIS, Tomcat, Jboss, Apache, or Nginx deisred with background in languages: .Net or Java. Experience with debugging using one or more of the following: Visual Studio, Windbg, and Netmon/Wireshark.   Understanding and use system monitoring tools also desired with background ing AppDynamics, Keynote, Splunk, Docker

     

    Resource will be a individual contributor, with the key responsibility of building and managing the Continuous Delivery and Deployment pipeline for assigned LOB applications.    The role will enusre the succesful deployment of new features, fixes, and enhancements to LOB applications within it scope.

     

    The role will collaborate extensively with all participants in the software lifecyle,  be a key face and understand IT-Business relationshop, and must possess excellent presentation and communication skills.

     

    Role will be responsible for the complex end-to-end lifecycle of innovation within the clients IT and Business innovation lifecycle.   The role will be expected to provide technical and operational leadership to other departments and teams to:

    • Develop a software release promotion process to efficiently ship quality software

    • Implement Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery automation.

    • Deploy  automation of code builds and deployments

     

     

    Resource will be responsible for the delivery of large-scale, complex projects often involving multiple internal and external teams in cloud and on-
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    Mon, 19 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
    <![CDATA[Cyber Security Solutions Engineer]]> Kavaliro seeks a Senior Cyber Security Solutions Engineer for a contract position with our client. The operations analyst has a   hands-on role with a combination of developer, information technology and security skills.
    • They will work within a fast-paced, Agile and waterfall project management environment, collaborating with cyber security architects, engineers and various technology teams across business units to implement security solutions. 
    • Prior experience working with security teams is desirable.
    • Successful candidates will be a self-starters, a creative problem solver who has great attention to detail and willingness to learn new technologies.

    Responsibilities:
    • This resource will be responsible for the successful implementation, hardening, operation of production and test systems supporting security solutions during the proof of concept and early production phases.
    • Experience with TCP/IP networking (e.g. subnetting, routing, vlans, etc.), network services/protocols (e.g. smtp, ntp, ssh, sftp, http, etc.)
    • Experience running systems on Amazon Web Services (AWS)
    • Hands-on experience with administering operating systems (e.g. Linux, Unix, Windows) and Windows Services (e.g. Active Directory, LDAP, etc.)
    • Experience with software development using languages Ruby and Java (or PowerShell, Python,)
    • Knowledge of relational database systems and concepts (SQL Server, MySQL, PostgreSQL, etc.)
    • Knowledge of information security practices, tools, and techniques
    • Willingness to independently research and learn new technologies to support security solution design
    • Excellent written, verbal and presentation communications skills
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    Mon, 19 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
    <![CDATA[GIS Technician]]> Creates documentation on the placement of facilities utilizing GIS application SmallWorld, and other tools (schematics, circuit maps, drawings, plans).
    Will need to interpret drawings and schematics, as they will interact with Customer Project Coordinators who are designing the jobs in the field, as well as inspectors.

    REQUIRED SKILLS: 

    MS: Office 2000, Outlook, CAD, ArcView (or other GIS package).
    Associate Degree or Bachelor' s Degree is preferred 
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    Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
    <![CDATA[Solution Architect]]> We are looking for a Solution Architect with Solution Architecture experience in enterprise scale application in AWS is very crucial. Experience in utilizing AWS technologies such as EC2, VPN, Elastic Bean stack, Lambda, S3, Data ingestion pipelines, AWS Kinesis/Data pipelines in one or more projects. This is for our direct client at Reston, VA.   Interested candidate may submit the resume in word format.

    Job Functions 
    • Partner with business stewards to define performance metrics for target architecture(s) 
    • Promote and educate stakeholders on the use and value of optimized architecture(s) 
    • Provide technical and architectural subject matter expertise to the various development teams including communicating architectural decisions and mentoring other technical staff around the various development technologies and decisions. 
    • Identify core common data shared across the enterprise and participate in enterprise wide efforts to reach common understanding of those data. 
    • May serve as lead, technical expert to team(s) concerned with development and support enterprise technology initiatives. 
    • Conduct studies of new technologies to provide more efficient and cost effective architecture solutions 
    • Oversee multiple projects in order to preserve the architectural vision and protect stakeholder interests 
    • Confer with business units and application development staff to understand both the business and technical requirements and to define architectural constraints 
    • Create performance metrics and traceability maps to determine the effectiveness of architecture solutions and facilitate governance 
    • Keep abreast of relevant architecture best practices 
    • May review work of other team members and mentor junior architects 
       

    Required Qualifications 
    • Bachelors or advanced degree in Computer Science, Math, or other engineering discipline 
    • A minimum of 10 years in defining current and target state architectures, transition architectures and roadmaps 
    • A minimum of 8 years with Enterprise Architecture frameworks like TOGAF, DoDAF, FEAF etc 
    • A minimum of 5 years providing solutions based on Event Driven Architecture, Services Orchestration 
    • A minimum of 5 years’ experience working on Business Process re-engineering efforts 
    • A minimum of 5 years using TIBCO or Similar Service Orchestration tool set 
    • A minimum of 3 years using Architecture Modeling tools like Mega, IBM System Architect, Troux, Rational Software Architect etc. 
    • A minimum of 10 years of hands-on Java design and development 
    • A minimum of 5 years implementing Java open source frameworks (i.e., Spring, Hibernate etc.) 
    • A minimum of 5 years implementing both RESTful and SOAP web services using JEE stack 
    • A minimum of 10 years of solutioning for projects implementing agile and waterfall methodologies 
    • A minimum of 2 years reviewing project architectures and solutions 
    • A minimum of 10 years with relational databases such as Oracle and SQL Server 
    • A minimum of 5 years with application servers and containers such as JBoss, Tomcat, WebLogic, Oracle Application Server 
    • A minimum of 5 years in selecting and integrating COTS solutions 
    • A minimum of 5 years with performance optimizations such as improving scalability, availability, throughput, failover, etc. 
    • A minimum of 5 years’ experience with BPM, distributed caching, cloud technologies 
    • A minimum of 5 years leading architecture efforts that requires close collaboration with project teams 
    • Ability to work with both senior management level executives and development teams 
    • Excellent communication, presentation, and documentation skills 
    • Professional demeanor 

    Preferred Qualifications 
    • TOGAF Certification 
    • Mortgage Industry knowledge experience 
    • JEE Certification 
    • Tibco EMS and BW knowledge or certification 
    • VMware knowledge or certification
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    Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
    <![CDATA[Change Management Specialist]]> This position is an individual contributor/execution role.
    Primary responsibility is to manage and support communications efforts for change and deployment activities for a large-scale process improvement program with the implementation of enterprise systems, optimizing the way the enterprise gets work done.
    Reporting to the Enable manager of change management, and working closely with the program Change, Business Readiness, and deployment leads, this role will be instrumental to ensure activities across our organization are well harmonized and aligned with department strategies.

    Job Responsibilities:

    Developing needed communications, and collaborating with internal clients at various levels of the Program in support of preparing the business for change. Maintain program communication plan.
    Develop communication material, including key messages, PowerPoint presentations, emails, etc. Collaborate closely with the subject matter experts and program team members in the creation and development of communication deliverables Integrate innovative approaches and continuous improvement ideas into project deliverables Note: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive.
    Employee may perform other related duties to meet the ongoing needs of the organization

    Basic Qualifications:

    Four year degree in Business, Communication, English or other Communication-related field
    Proven ability to translate technical information into clear, concise communications and training materials
    Previous experience as a team member on a large-scale technology implementation Proven ability to simultaneously manage multiple tasks with competing deadlines Previous change management experience helpful
    Ability to effectively engage stakeholders of all organizational levels
    Strong problem-solving and negotiation skills
    Highly proficient in Microsoft Office applications, e.g. PowerPoint, Word, Outlook, SharePoint and Excel
     
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    Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
    <![CDATA[Motion Graphics Designer]]> Design creative content for digital signage, interactive and social media platforms. This role will bring sales and marketing messages to life by combining motion graphics, animation and video into a compelling media experience that informs and persuades our Guests when making vacation experience decisions and purchases. This role will routinely collaborate with a variety of disciplines including art directors, creative designers, video producers, marketing & sales professionals, and technology partners. 
    Expertise in Adobe AfterEffects is required, 3D, video editing and illustration experience is desired. 1-4 years experience.

     

    This role will routinely collaborate with a variety of disciplines including art directors, creative designers, video producers, marketing & sales professionals, and technology partners.
     
    Excellent knowledge of Adobe Illustrator, After Effects, Media Encoder and Photoshop 

    Strong ability to translate business requirements into creative solutions 

    Technology acumen related to digital media and digital content delivery 

    Excellent communication, collaboration and interpersonal skills 

    Ability to learn quickly and adapt to a fast-paced environment 

    Proven self-starter and ability to balance multiple priorities 

    Ability to work independently and in a team environment 

    Strong project management skills and attention to detail 

    Excellent motion graphics and animation skills 

    Strong layout, illustration, graphic design, and typography skills

     

    Strong 3D modeling/animation skills 

    Strong knowledge of Maxon Cinema 4D or other 3D software 

    Experience with video post-production tools such as Adobe Premiere or Final Cut Pro 

    Demonstrated experience and familiarity of digital signage platforms and related technologies

     

    Required: Associates Degree in Fine Arts

    Preferred: Bachelor’ s Degree
       
     

     
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    Thu, 15 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
    <![CDATA[Test Lead - QA Tester]]> Transfer knowledge of business processes and requirements to the technical team members.

    Work collaboratively with the stakeholders to define the overview and details of each project assignment. 

    Act as a key liaison and coordinate, manage, and communicate testing efforts during the testing phases. 

    Review and confirm defects identified by testers or UAT participants. Communicate defects to development teams. 

    Lead QA status meetings with the project stakeholders. 

    Implement a thorough quality assurance process through the various phases of testing including system testing, integration testing, data conversion testing and user acceptance testing. 

    Prioritize the development defect priorities based on a fundamental understanding of the application and architecture.

    Ability to identify application areas impacted and required regression testing when defects are fixed. 

    Expertise in test design, test plans creation along with detailed test cases and/or test scripts including detailed steps and expected results.

    Provide estimation of test execution timeframes and resource needs to the PMO team. 

    Ability to articulate technical concepts clearly and relate these to customer requirements. 

    Demonstrated experience with QA Automation testing suite systems and programs (Visual Studio Test Suite, Quality Center, LoadRunner, QuickTest Pro, etc.) and support of software and business applications is necessary to be effective in this role. 

    A thorough understanding of business process mapping and re-engineering approaches is expected. 

    Provide accurate, well-written documentation such as workshop minutes, training materials, business requirements, functional specifications, technical specifications, QA test plans, testing status reports, etc. 


    Comfortable testing in waterfall, hybrid and agile environments.
    ]]>
    Thu, 15 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
    <![CDATA[Java Front End Developer]]> Kavaliro seeks a Java Front End Developer to support our direct client in the DC Metropolitan area.   The qualified candidate will have:
    • 4-7+ years of professional software development experience 
    • 2+ years of experience with Javascript frameworks such as Angular.JS 2, Node.JS, and responsive design 
    • 4+ years of Java, JEE, Spring, Hibernate (or another type of full stack development experience) 
    • RESTful Web Services 
    • RDBMS / SQL Agile / Scrum 

    Desired experience may include: 
    • Continuous Integration / Continuous Deployment (CI / CD) 
    • Cloud deployment 
    • Amazon Web Services 
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills 
    • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team
    ]]>
    Wed, 14 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
    <![CDATA[Senior CouchDB DBA]]> Applications Consultants have expertise in a specific technology environment.  They are responsible for software-specific design and realization, as well as testing, deployment and release management, or technical and functional application management of client-specific package based solutions (e.g. SAP, ORACLE).  These roles also require functional and methodological capabilities in testing and training.

     

    Required Skills and Experience:

     

    You are an expert in one or more business processes and technology practices and are accountable for translating a business case into a detailed technical design. Alternatively, you are responsible for operational and technical issues and translate technical blueprints into requirements and specifications. You may also be responsible for integration testing and user acceptance testing. You act as a stream lead, guiding team members by experience. You are seen as active member within technology communities.

     

    • Qualification: Minimum 5 years experience, Bachelor’ s Degree.

    • Certification: SE level 1 and seeking level 2.

    • Must have experience in Package Configuration.

    • Should be proficient in Business Analysis, Business Knowledge, Testing, Architecture Knowledge, Technical Solution Design and Vendor Management.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          

    • Experience with various Big Data, NoSQL DB concepts

    • Experienced in installing, perform Upgrades and perform performance tuning on CouchDB instances

    • Good understanding of Docker Technology and Docker Swarm

    •  Good Understanding of DevOps and Micro-services Architecture

    • Good understanding and working knowledge of AWS cloud

    • Candidate must have experience in supporting performance intensive, high availability application development teams in fast paced environment

     

    50% Install, upgrade, trouble shoot, performace tuning for CouchDB instances

     

    25% Assist development teams in setting up CouchDB instances and debug issues

     

    25% Build KPI/Metrics and report metrics

     

    NoSQL DBs - CouchDB

     

    Work in a DevOps culture and collaborate with mumtiple Dev, QA and Ops teams from various vendors

     

    Should be very analytical and willing to experiment using new technologies in  a very fast paced environment

     

    Should work independently and achieve goals in a agile and 2 weeks sprint cycles

     

    Should work independently and achieve goals in a agile and 2 weeks sprint cycles
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    Wed, 14 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
    <![CDATA[Technical Writer (Procedural)]]> Overview: This Standards Writer position will help to serve the needs of our Standards clients by assisting document technical champions and committees to help drive consensus and consolidate multiple streams of input. This writer will be responsible for maintaining forward momentum on document development by managing committee meetings, coordinating comments and feedback, editing content as needed, and updating and/or developing the documents.

     

    Organize and lead document committee meetings and drive consensus among committee members. Develop and revise Standards and related documentation based upon committee work. • Work with various lines of business safety administrators as assigned to create and publish Standards Maps for their work. These maps will help the users in each line of business understand which documents relate to their specific businesses and allow them to find requirements more efficiently
     
    • 3-5+ years of standards writing experience • Ability to incorporate technical data into concise, useful documentation • Effective organizational skills and the ability to lead document committee meetings and drive consensus • Demonstrated ability to influence and partner within a diverse organization to help drive business results • Proven experience in managing multiple projects with strong prioritization skills • Strong interpersonal skills, initiative, and team player • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
     
    Required: Bachelor' s in Communications, English, or related area
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    Sat, 10 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
    <![CDATA[Enterprise Support Engineer]]> Our client has an excellent opportunity for an Enterprise Support Engineer  with strong knowledge of SCCM (Micrososft System Center & Configuration Manager). This is a Full Time Permanent opportunity in Santa Rosa, CA.

    Please only apply if you have SCCM experience quantified on your resume. Please apply directly here, or email resume to AJ: aviale@kavaliro.com
     

    ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

    1) User Support - Provide end-user support via phone, e-mail or in person for all information systems hardware, software and telecom devices in order to improve the end user’ s productivity.   Review and test deployment updates using System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM).  

    2) IT Operations – Recommend and develop IT tools and processes in order to improve and streamline IT procedures. Establish quality assurance testing and application configurations using manual and automated testing tools. Develop, document and publish troubleshooting procedures within the knowledge base.   Identify and track problem patterns and develop proactive solutions. Leads and collaborates with peers in coordinating, responding and implementing responses to IT infrastructure audit findings.

    3) Vendor Engagement – Work with contracted vendors including coordination of on-site visits, scope of work performed, development of maintenance procedures and SOW adherence evaluation.

    4) Installation of New Hardware and Software - Install, upgrade, configure, troubleshoot, test and monitor new information systems hardware and software. Provide Association staff with training and related documentation on new information systems hardware and software.   Document installation and operating procedures.   Lead in research, testing and evaluation of new information systems technologies and making recommendations to management.

    5) Asset Administration - Maintain