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Senior Software Engineer
We are looking for a Senior Software Engineer to fill a role for our client. We are looking for candidates with the following skillset and experience to fill the role. Job Responsibilities: Design and develop scalable, high performance, and reliable API driven modules to allow for accurately attributed enrollment into our services. Leverage your experience and strong skills in ReST based API design, Java-based backend code implementation, Spring, Hibernate, and SQL and NoSQL Databases to immediately contribute to time-bound projects. Produce high-quality software that is unit tested, code reviewed and checked in regularly for continuous integration. Be a change agent in bringing about technology innovation especially in the realm of developing AWS cloud-based microservices Work closely with product managers and technical leads to brainstorm, review designs, and write code to execute on project mission. Qualifications: 5+ years of industry experience building and running high-performance enterprise applications Hands-on experience developing Java web applications built with modern standards-based APIs including ReSTful APIs and Back End implementations. Expert skillset in Java language APIs, Spring technologies, Hibernate, JDBC, RDBMS and NoSQL based data persistence As an added plus, experience developing solutions on AWS Cloud leveraging AWS Lambda, AWS S3, AWS DynamoDB, Cloud Formation, and other related AWS technologies. Solid understanding of Domain Modeling with Relational and Non-Relational Databases Automation driven mindset including monitoring, reporting, iterating, and CI/CD practices Excellent debugging and problem-solving skills, including the ability to diagnose and fix performance and scalability issues. BS in Computer Science or a related field
Our client is currently on the search for a User Experience Designer to join their growing team! This position is responsible for supporting the delivery of the UX / Creative execution of high profile digital initiatives within their enterprise UX team. Your informed recommendations and design strategies will leverage best practices, user feedback and usability test results to develop intelligent and successful designs. Responsibilities: You will be responsible for creating effective user flows, wireframes, annotations, prototypes as well as visual assets. You have the ability to demonstrate clear, innovative solutions to complex user flows and understand how to balance these against business and technical requirements. You should be a great listener with an unfettered approach to design. You believe in the mantra that ‘users vote with clicks’ and know that small changes add up to huge mind-shifts, if executed in the right way This position requires deep understanding of large-scale mobile first and responsive web initiatives, user-centered design, usability, information design, interaction design, and goal-oriented design. You should have excellent communication skills – in person, written and presentation and the ability to prioritize and track multiple projects under tight deadlines You’re comfortable working in cross-functional teams & a fast/agile environment Ability to participate & help lead workshops Qualifications: Minimum of 3-5 years’ experience as UX Designer Ability to collaborate with designers, strategists, managers, and technologists Ability to conceptualize, design and deliver top notch experiences Ability to communicate design rationale to internal team and other stakeholders Ability to dive into projects at any level of definition with creativity and drive Deep knowledge of full user experience design process and ability to contribute at any level Hands on experience with Sketch, InVision and Adobe Creative Suite Experience with prototyping tools, a must Comfortable presenting work to internal stakeholders & leadership Interest in current & emerging technologies Apply today and include your portfolio to be considered!
Print Production Mananger
Oversees the competitive bid and negotiation process with vendors and suppliers that create and produce printed communications for direct mail, collateral, and other printed media. Develops and approves print production priorities and schedules, print specifications, and budgets. Advises internal Harvard clients on tactics and options for printing and mailing projects that will produce best communication and marketing results. The Print Production Project Manager manages relations with copywriters, proofreaders, graphic designers, printers, mail house vendors and internal clients. Communicates deadlines and ensures that project/production schedule is met and delivered within approved budgets. Responsible for reviewing, trafficking and signoff on proofs. Experience successfully managing large, complex, high quality print communications project is necessary. Needs to be detail oriented and have excellent communication and project management skills. Must have strong fluency in common office, productivity, and project management software such as MS Office, Basecamp, Workfront, etc. We cant wait to share more details with you. Apply NOW
Well known Educational Institution in the Boston area is seeking a BA/QA to join them on a contracting opportunity. This is a hybrid role that will work to define system requirements and test the resulting development to ensure the requirements have been met. The BA/QA will work closely with technologists and department product owners to meet project goals. The position performs and executes requirements definition and refinement, solution design (business workflow), change management, quality assurance, test plans and writes knowledge articles. Candidates must have strong problem solving and analytical skills, and excellent written and verbal communication skills with experience writing functional requirements. QA and Oracle experience highly desirable. Experience with Confluence, Jira and Salesforce a plus. Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Onward Search is seeking an Executive Assistant for a 6-month contract with a premiere higher education client. If you are interested in working for an organization that provides many opportunities and growth, apply today! Day-to-Day Handle a wide variety of situations involving the administrative functions of the office Advise individuals inside and outside the organization on the executive views on major policies or current issues facing the organization Respond to contacts from high ranking individuals who may be from large national or international firms Note commitment made by executives during meetings and arrange for staff implementation Arrange for staff members to represent the organization at meetings and conferences Read outgoing correspondence for executive approval Alert writers of any conflicts or departure from policies or executive's viewpoints Ensure that requests for action or information are relayed to the appropriate staff member Interpret requests, help implement action, and decide whether the executive should be notified of important or emergency matters. Analyze unit operating practices (record-keeping systems, forms control, office layout, suggestion systems, personnel, and budgetary requirements, performance standards, etc) to create new systems or revise established procedures Prepare reports including conclusions and recommendations for solution of operational and administrative problems Coordinate collection and preparation of operating reports (budget expenditures, and statistical records of performance data) Compose and sign correspondence for executive Serve as the executive's representative at meetings and express the executive's viewpoints at such meetings Qualifications Must have 5+ years of experience in a related field Outgoing, good energy, and bubbly personality Fast learner Interest in getting involved in more than admin work Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Our client in Boston is looking for an Accessibility Designer. As a key member of the Design team, you will help ensure that the User Experience of our digital platform and ecosystem is built with accessibility in mind. Partner with product managers/owners and leadership to increase attention to the needs of our customers and community. What You’ll Do Advise Product, Design and Engineering teams (iOS, Android and Web) to best accessibility practices and accessibility-related decisions 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 the development of educational elements, focused on design needs for Content, UX / UI and Product Background/Experience 5+ years of industry experience Experience working within a large design team preferred. Knowledge of disability law Accessibility compliance experience Web/mobile design and/or development experience A strong understanding of the value of the "right" amount of process. Knowledge and experience with Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.1 accessibility standards and guidelines Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Digital Project Manager
We have an awesome on-site role for a Project Manager with strong digital/web experience. Agency experience is a bonus! This is an ASAP need and a chance to work with a fantastic team. This collaborator should be comfortable and confident interfacing with clients as well as internal teams. The person will be managing a variety of digital assents and play a key part in the delivery of awesome work. You must be a detail-oriented professional who can run multiple client-facing integrated digital marketing projects from creation to launch. Projects will include web and mobile development and will involve gathering project requirements, identifying objectives, coordinating with the team, brainstorming ideas, facilitating update calls and ensuring project completion. Sound like you? Apply Now!
Data Warehouse Developer
Global Educational Company is seeking a Data Warehouse Developer for an ongoing need in the Boston area. Duties & Responsibilities: Working under the direction of the Principal Data Architect, this position will participate in the design, architecture, security, development, and performance tuning of an Enterprise Data Warehouse. The primary focus of this role will be ETL development using SSIS. Collaborate with the Data Architect, the Data Modeler, Business Analysts, Business Intelligence Developers, and another ETL Developer to build robust, high performance ETL processes. Strong understanding of data models. Able to navigate unfamiliar data models of all types and to develop methods for reliably and accurately extracting data from them. Must have a solid understanding of Ralph Kimball Data Warehouse design methodologies. Must Haves: Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field, or equivalent professional experience. 5 years of SQL Development experience – SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL, Postgres, etc… 2 years of SSIS development experience SQL performance tuning expertise Nice to Haves: SQL Server DBA skills. Windows Server sysadmin skills. Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Business Intelligence Developer
Business Systems Analyst
Global Educational Institution is seeking a Business systems Analyst for a year long project in the Boston general area. Works with Client Services team to identify and prioritize business process and/or system solutions to business problems related to users security and system configuration. Participates in systems and process continuous improvements in operational efficiencies in an effort to make processes more reliable, predictable and efficient. Participates in all aspects of production support. Assist with general administration, special projects, and perform other related job duties as needed. Advanced desktop application skills including relational databases, Excel, Word, MS Project, PowerPoint and Visio. Knowledge of Oracle EBS. Proven ability to quickly assimilate new tools/technology and/or applications required. Familiarity with visual basic, SQL and/or other data analysis tools preferred.