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Part Time Linux Administrator
Senior Linux Administrator Need a great, independent Linux administrator for this long-term, part-time, on-demand, contract position. Must be located near the Boston area for occasional data center visits (every 3-4 months). Must have: * Advanced knowledge of Linux CentOS 6, 7, 8 * Advanced knowledge of security and network concepts: intrusion detection, switching, routing, IPTables, Linux firewalls, IPMI (Dell 6200 Series and Arista 720 Series switches) * Extensive virtualization experience. Docker, KVM, (OpenVZ is a plus) * Datacenter co-location experience - racking, stacking, cabling Experience with VoIP (asterisk) and AWS (Amazon Cloud) is a big plus too We have: 50+ physical servers and 300 virtual servers in 2 racks Apply today to learn more about this role!
Business Systems Analyst
Onward Search is looking for a Business Systems Analyst tto join a contract engagement with a Global Ecommerce client. This person will ensure standards, processes, and policies are followed, and creates and applies global process standards to regional technology solutions. Responsibilities: Negotiate, influence, and drive decisions by working with remote groups such as vendors, other facilities, and or departments to gather and document strategic and tactical requirements from the business Coordinate and communicate functional requirements of business unit and technical solutions with IT capability resources by designing and documenting advanced functional specs Communicate critical, high-risk, advanced and/or cross-functional technical design and solutions to executive management inside and outside the organization Review and approve that the system design meets business process requirements Communicate and document system changes to the business Translate system functionality into business relevant language. Facilitates SME discussions Works with systems personnel to implement design Participates in development of project plan/timeline Provides input into project management Communicates project status to mgmt and the business Provides support and participates in change management at department and end user level Consult on best practice configuration of systems Configure packaged solutions to unique and complex business requirements Review and approve test results
Onward Search has a client that is looking for an API/Technical Writer. This role is responsible both for creating content that allows developers to easily search and navigate the API portal and for documenting our APIs to build upon and update existing developer documentation. You understand the technical writing process, possess the technical expertise to explain complex technical concepts to a technical audience, and have superb communication and collaboration skills. Responsibilities: Create exceptional documentation in the form of user guides, integration guides, API developer guides, in-platform instructions, installation/configuration instructions and system operations Create client resources and educational materials, including demos, tutorials, training materials, guided tours, general & technical overview and FAQs Research, write, edit and revise content that is both engaging and accessible to user personas with both non-technical and technical backgrounds Publish release notes to internal and external stakeholders with information on product updates, releases and fixes Edit developer-written content and documentation for consistency and continuously update content with current information Maintain tracking and ticketing system to ensure deadlines are met and client deliverables and received on time Test products for issues, provide insight to resolving problems and ensure documentation is accurate and consistent Education Requirements: Bachelor’s degree or the equivalent in experience in English, Communication, Journalism, Software Engineering, Computer Science, Technical Writing, Teaching, Curriculum Development or Scientific Publication Required Skills: 5+ years experience in technical writing Strong communications skills, including written, verbal and presentation Ability to communicate complex technical topics to non-technical stakeholders both internally and externally Experience writing API specifications using OAS 3.0 Experience using API documentation Experience using API gateways like Apigee, DataPower, MuleSoft etc. Experience with CMS such as Drupal or Joomla Portfolio of technical writing samples Preferred Skills: Prior experience working within IT Development, SaaS or web-based technology environment Experience with Rally, Sketch, InVision, Miro Experience or exposure to Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) accessibility and writing for grade level and other regulatory constraints
Onward Search is looking for UX Designers to join our client on a contractual basis in the Financial space. The User Experience (UX) Designer will work to create best in class mobile experiences. The ideal candidate should have an eye for design and possess superior UX/UI skills. This individual should be able to translate user experience needs into requirements and transform them into intuitive and engaging user interfaces. This individual should have the ability to work independently and in a collaborative team environment. Primary Responsibilities: Create wireframes, mockups, user flows, prototypes, process flows and site maps in Sketch to effectively communicate interaction and design concepts Work through fast-paced iterations and feedback as requirements progress and prototypes increase in fidelity Assist in user experience research and testing Required: Have at least 5 years professional experience in the software/design/digital world Recent experience in UX roles ~ 5+ years Proven UX/UI experience with a strong portfolio Proficiency with Sketch and InVision Ability to present your designs and sell your solutions to various stakeholders A broad understanding of mobile UI standards, usability, and practical experience in design and development of user interfaces for mobile applications. Experience with Agile Development strongly preferred Experience with UserTesting.com or USerZoom Experience with Agile Development strongly preferred
Architectural Photography Manager - Boston
Our client is looking to bring on a direct hire for an Architectural Photography Manger in the Boston area! In this role you will be required to use your creative expertise and talent to manage a team of professional photographers (10-12) specific to your region. You must be highly skilled at using existing light sources and existing lighting systems when necessary. Travel may be necessary monthly for up to one week at a time. Day to day: Train, mentor and coach a team Source and hire new architectural photographers Review incoming media from your team and to ensure the quality is up to stands and meets corporate guidelines Interact with clients and be professional to communicate all aspects of the project Provide feedback to your team and constructive criticism What you bring forth: 2+ years prior experience managing a team of Architectural Photographers required High School Diploma with 5+ years real estate photography/videography experience FAA Part 107 License/Certification required prior to being hired Experience in Adobe Creative Suite Ability to stand, sit, walk and drive up to 8 hours per day Must be able to work on computer and or mobile devices from vehicle throughout workday Does this sound like job you’d be interested in? Apply today to be considered for this direct hire opportunity!
Data Warehouse Engineer
Educational Institution is seeking a Data Warehouse Engineer to join them for a contract engagement. Duties & Responsibilities: Working under the direction of the Principal Data Architect, this position will participate in the analysis, design, development, and performance tuning of an Enterprise Data Warehouse at Harvard Medical School In this role, you will design and build robust, scalable, and high performance architecture for the delivery and analysis of data Strong understanding of data models Able to navigate unfamiliar data models of all types and to develop methods for capturing, storing, and presenting data from them Must be expert level at Ralph Kimball Data Warehouse design methodologies Primary responsibilities: Data Analysis and Modeling ETL Design Mentoring less experienced team members Must Haves: Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field, or equivalent professional experience SQL Development experience – SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL, Postgres, etc. Expert in Ralph Kimball Data Warehouse design methodologies Strong experience with ETL Methods Willingness to follow established design methods and ETL frameworks
National Health Client is seeking a skilled Designer to join them for a long term project with the potential/liklihood to go perm in the Boston area. What You’ll Do: Collaborate with people with disabilities to learn how to remove barriers within our products Conduct usability studies involving people with disabilities to establish benchmarks and identify KPIs to improve products over time Ensure that every feature delivered through the Design organization encapsulates all the information needed to build an accessible experience by acting as a coach for UX UI Designers, Design Systems, UX Research, Engineering and Product Research best practices & patterns, perform competitive evaluations, build concrete solutions to problems Collaborate with internal and external teams to identify strategies and implement accessible solutions Establish and implement enterprise guidelines, best practices, and standards related to designing and maintaining our digital applications Assist in development of educational elements, focused on design needs for Content, UX / UI and Product Contribute to process refinement and provide a11y perspectives in design thinking Experience: 5+ years UX or UX Research experience Ability to be self-driven·Knowledge and experience with Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.1 accessibility standards and guidelines Knowledge of disability law including but not limited to the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Section 508, and Affordable Care Act Section 1557 Experience with assistive technology such as ZoomText, JAWS, VoiceOver or NVDA screen reader
Onward Search is looking for an Art Director/Digital Designer. Responsible for incorporating best design and technology practices and providing cohesive support of overall creative strategies. Skills and Competencies: Evidence of leadership skills Adobe CS3 Photoshop and Illustrator Expertise in Microsoft PowerPoint Strong attention to detail and organizational skills Excellent proofreading and production management skills Web design experience - Preferred Dreamweaver, Flash and HTML Java Script, Intermediate Acrobat, Basic Action Script and Advanced Cascade Styling Sheets - CSS - Preferred Major Job Duties and Responsibilities: Manages the development of creative materials from conception through production Participates in creative brainstorming sessions Contributes to creative marketing briefs or strategies Develops new ideas from scratch and work to evolve each initiative strategically Provides guidance and oversight on print and production needs working directly with printers and third party vendors; make recommendations to best manage print costs and vendor relationships Works within tight deadlines and competing schedules to accomplish priorities of multiple levels Oversees quality control of the defined company branding guidelines Utilizes best practices, and metrics where possible, to provide internal clients with insight and recommendations on graphic design deliverables
A well known health and wellness company is looking for a Visual UI Designer to join their User Experience team. Responsibilities: This person will be responsible for designing visuals and user interfaces for a variety of digital deliverables such as mobile, responsive web etc. Work alongside UX strategists, researchers, UX designers, developers and product managers to implement user centered design across a variety of digital products This person will work within brand style guides, execute user-centered design and be able to design using a responsive grid as well as delivered finished user interface graphics for web and mobile applications Qualifications: 3+ years as a visual/digital designer with a focus on user centered design Must have experience designing for responsive web. Experience designing for web or mobile apps is a huge plus Expert in Adobe CC, experience working with wireframing tools, ideally Sketch Passionate about delivering pixel-perfect designs
Onward Search has a client that is looking for a Mid-Level UX Designer for a temp to perm role. We are looking for passionate, driven people who want to join a high energy and growing team to make a difference in customers’ lives and who want to be on the ground floor of digital innovation that aims to reinvent what a pharmacy and a health care company can be. As a UX Designer, you will be part of a growing team of digital innovators and user experience professionals that want to make an impact and help people manage their health by designing experiences that meet user goals and exceed expectations. Your empathy for people—customers, patients, caregivers—informs your decisions; your entrepreneurial spirit makes you the ultimate problem solver. Your creativity leads you beyond tired constraints and inspires others; and your passion for technology and design connects you to the universe of innovation around us and can only be matched by your desire to deliver great user experiences. Required Qualifications: Bachelor's degree Minimum of 5 years experience in UX design, with experience working with cross-functional teams Must have experience working on mobile, desktop or native apps (iOS/Android) Must have experience working in an agile environment Ideally experience in healthcare, medical, insurance or highly regulatory field would be a huge plus Must be local to Boston or Rhode Island