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Web Production Specialist
Email Digital Channel Producer
Onward Search is seeking a Tech Writer to join a Contract-to-PERM Hire engagement in the Boston area. Qualifications Highly motivated and self-directed with demonstrated experience in advancing multiple concurrent projects. Strong attention to detail and ability to apply critical thinking required 5+ years of experience writing API documentation Ability to interview subject matter experts to obtain information and/or confirm logical or procedural features of the software Experience working in source control BONUS: Experience with Document X Experience with authoring environment and tools Familiarity with Agile/Scrum methodologies Experience with XPath, CCMS, MSBuild, and Windows batch scripting
Software QA Engineer
Global Retail firm in Boston is seeking a QA Software Engineer to join them for an ongoing contract with the possibility to go perm in NYC. Must Haves- Android/ iOS experience. SDLC, API, Software Testing, Documenting. Responsibilities: Develops, modifies, applies, and maintains standards for ecommerce platform quality operating methods, processes, systems and procedures Writes test cases for ecommerce platform using acceptance criteria from project team Drives ecommerce platform testing, verification, and validation through functional and visual QA Ensures testing measures meet acceptable reliability standards Develops overall operating criteria to ensure implementation of the project quality according to project, process and contract requirements and objectives Ensures that project and process control documentation are compliant with requirements, objectives, and/or contract Reviews software design, change specifications, and plans against contractual and/or process requirements Reviews include applicable specifications, materials, tools, techniques, and methodologies Performs or directs verification of software requirement allocations, traceability, and testability Skills Minimum 6 years of technical experience 4 years in software quality assurance 2 years in a management/leadership role JIRA, Salesforce Commerce Cloud, Content Management Systems Required Skills: JAVA, SQL, Ruby Test Virtualization Test Automation Salesforce Commerce Cloud Quality Assurance
Lead Software Engineer
Our client, a leading utilities provider in the New York area is looking to hire a Lead Software Engineer for one of their most business critical teams. This role begins as soon as possible. What you'll be doing: Act as the technical lead for application support Lead a set of teams to support the systems plan, coordinating and facilitating all functional and technical design work sessions Liaise with vendors to ensure packages are maintained and supported at all times Develop, run and analyze test plans to ensure quality control and learning implementation Lead multi-system integration and drive the UA testing across all end-to-end systems to ensure stability Provide on-call support to the team when needs arise Lead teams of various disciplines and levels, as well as, contractors Other tasks may apply About you: 5+ years working experience in Software Engineering Expertise with Core Java, SQL, Oracle, unix and data integration Experience with a company that handles large, complex data integration is preferred Experience mentoring and managing more junior staff Possess the ability to synthesize large amounts of data into actionable insights and recommendations You are able to articulate complex issues and solutions in an understandable way to a range of audiences. You continuously look to use best in class technology and stay up to date on emerging technologies You can build internal and external partnerships
Tech Communications Coordinator
Our client, a Social Media Company, is seeking an IT Communications Associate to join their team for an assignment. Responsibilities: Collaborate with IT teams to create training materials and raise company awareness about internal IT tools/services. Manage the day-to-day external communications for the IT Department and maintain IT’s communications calendar Work closely with IT teams and Internal Comms team to support and contribute to Intranet site by creating, posting and proofing IT content Assist in planning, writing and executing rollout of internal communications Aid in the design of instructional documentation and slide decks Update the copy on technical wiki entries for IT tools and services Create best practices, trainings, and instructional strategies (How to Guides, training videos, etc.) to help educate employees on IT tools Leverage internal communication tools to improve company engagement with IT documentation Brainstorm narrative concepts for instructional multimedia materials about internal IT tools Take direction on design and writing projects and complete them autonomously Spell check, grammar check, and edit final drafts of instructional IT guides and wikis Continually seek opportunities to increase customer satisfaction with IT communications, services, and documentation. Musts: Strong writing skills - copywriting, instructional and/or technical writing skills are required Someone with existing technical writing samples that can be reviewed Confident with all components of Google Docs suite (Docs, Sheets, Slides, Forms) Experience with Jira, or a similar project management software is a huge plus. Great interpersonal skills, including relationship-building and cross-functional collaboration Someone with a strong interest in IT technology and AV equipment Ability to quickly learn to operate new products and features Excellent effective verbal and written communication skills Someone with existing technical writing samples that can be reviewed Extremely organized and who works well under tight deadlines An IT background is a huge plus - this role requires technical troubleshooting without existing documentation
Information Security Engineer
A Fortune 500 organization located in the Loop is seeking an Information Security Engineer to join their team on a contract basis. In this role you will provide expert analysis and engineering in the following areas: • Automation • 3rd party risk assessments (in house) • Disaster recovery and continuity of operations (in house) • Documentation / technical writing • Vulnerability management and remediation • Privilege access management • Email security • SIEM Additional responsibilities include: • Responding and investigating notifications from our security tools • Participate in “Lessons Learned” process to provide information to help improve practices, methodologies, tools, and other technologies • Provide log analysis and engineering support on a wide array of technologies to include host, network device, operational technology devices, IoT and mobile devices to support incident response activities • Assess the IT infrastructure and able to detect critical deficiencies and recommend solutions for improvements or additional mitigation controls • Project management skills. Experience drafting project plans for security service and technology deployments and coordinate with stakeholders across the organization • Build scripts to automate various information security processes for on-premise and in the cloud • Work with IT leadership and Infrastructure to manage vulnerability assessments and remediation effort • Establish technical solutions and new security tools to reduce security vulnerabilities • Implement Information security best practices Apply now to learn more about this role
Site Reliability Engineer
Global company in Boston is seeking a SRE for a full time perm hire role. Summary: We are seeking a well qualified, highly motivated candidate to join our DevOps team as Site Reliability Engineer (SRE). The DevOps team is responsible for ensuring that our platform is fast and stable for the millions of active devices it serves around the globe, while remaining agile and scalable in order to meet future demand. We use a hybrid baremetal + cloud infrastructure, controlling as much of the stack as we reasonably can. Daily Responsibilities include: Supporting the availability and speed of our production applications Solving alerts and decreasing manual tasks by increasing automation Database management (debugging, upgrades) Improvement of continuous integration pipelines Web-services troubleshooting and performance improvement Additional operational responsibilities Requirements: Servers: Ubuntu (KVM, LXC and physical host) Cloud: AWS, GCP and OVH Databases: Cassandra/ScyllaDB, PostgreSQL, MySQL, Riak, Redis Cluster Configuration Management: Ansible, Terraform Languages: Python, PHP and Bash
Senior Net Developer
Systems Administrator 2
Onward Search is hiring a Systems Administrator 2 on a 1-year contract basis with a government client with offices in downtown, Atlanta. This role is 100% on-site. Job Summary: Under general supervision, install, configure, and support a local area network, wide area network, internet system, computers, desktops and/or mobile devices. Performs necessary maintenance to support network availability. Responsibilities: Designs, configures, and tests computer hardware, networking software and operating system software Diagnoses hardware and software problems and replaces defective components Escalates problems to vendor and/or developer for advanced debugging or software correction Evaluates of new technologies or solutions to improve service and efficiency of systems Monitors network performance to determine whether adjustments need to be made Operates consoles to monitor performance of the computer systems and networks, and to coordinate computer network access and use Performs data backups and disaster recovery operations Performs routine network startup and shutdown procedures and maintain control records Plans, coordinates, and implements network security measures in order to protect data, software, and hardware Prepares user instructions and documentation for the installation and operation of software and software upgrades Installs, monitors, maintains, optimizes, and secures information technology servers, workstations, and IoT devices and assures their ongoing operation in compliance to service levels 7 days-a-week. Coordinates with staff at all levels to resolve systems problems; assesses severity of the issues, and prioritizes responses as appropriate Performs system tests and collaborates with IT staff to resolve issues and errors. Works with users to identify system requirements; develops processing procedures and systems modifications to meet these specifications Uses structured and cost analysis to identify and recommend updates to the current network, computer systems, and systems architecture Drafts informational materials and graphics to explain systems to managers and users. Prepares specifications and documentation Performs other related duties as assigned Qualifications: Windows server 2008-2019, Active Directory, (Required 3 Years) Systems Center 2016, Exchange, WSUS, MS SQL Server, Office 365, (Required 3 Years) Windows Virtual Desktop, Intune, Windows 10, Sharepoint, etc. (Required 3 Years) VMware vSphere 6 and HyperV. (Required 3 Years) Azure (Required 2 Years) Knowledge of TCP/IP networking fundamentals, IP v4 & v6, routers, and switches. (Required 3 Years) Experience with managing endpoint security, reviewing logs, and removing malware. (Required 3 Years) Knowledge of cybersecurity best practices and ability to apply them with minimal impact to user productivity. (Required 3 Years) Administration experience with O365 and M365. (Required 3 Years) Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) (Required 3 Years) MFA multi-factor authentication (Required 3 Years)
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