<![CDATA[ProVision Staffing: jobboards]]> http://JOBS.PROVISIONSTAFFING.COM/ en-us <![CDATA[Lead Architect - CRM]]> Lead Architect – CRM

Our client in the Retail Sector and a Top Canadian Employer offers challenging and rewarding opportunities. They are currently seeking a Lead Architect – CRM to join their IT team.

Location: Burnaby, BC 

Initial Planned Duration: 3/6 months (Contract) – Potential extension after 3 months.


Key Skills: Lead Architecture, Dynamics CRM, ASP.NET, C#, SQL Server, JavaScript, Excellent Communications Skills
  • Overall 12+ years’ experience in implementing large packaged CRM applications
  • Well versed with the overall technical architecture of Dynamics CRM
  • Extensive knowledge and experience in architecting, developing, implementing and integrating business solutions built with Microsoft Dynamics CRM
  • Must have 4+ years hands-on Microsoft Dynamics CRM  &  design and development experience, specifically developing web services and database applications using a variety of technologies, including C#,  ASP.NET, Javascript, SQL, and SQL Reporting Services (SSRS) and successfully integrate with Dynamics CRM
  • Must have lead the design and development of at-least 2 Dynamics CRM integration projects with legacy/in-house applications
  • Experience with deployment of Dynamics CRM solution on hand-held devices preferred
  • Well versed with different versions of .NET Framework, WPF, C# programming, CRM SDK, SQL Server
  • Experience in designing and deploying SSRS custom reports/Dashboards with Dynamics CRM
  • Good understanding of Microsoft Active Directory, Windows Authentication, Windows Networking, Performance and Security aspects
  • Experience with advanced web development technologies used with the XRM platform would be preferred, including REST, JSON, WCF,  oData, jQuery
  • Must have strong communication skills and be comfortable in leasing with stakeholders at all levels


Fri, 11 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Senior Release Manager]]> Summary of Project: The program is in need of a senior Release Manager with a technical development background, to undertake the duties of a Deployment Specialist, which includes building, and deployment of releases for multiple applications, using both Agile and Waterfall methodologies. 

Profile focus: Candidate should have strong hands-on deployment experience . Manager is not looking for a PM profile as they don' t have the production end result mind set required. 

No QA or Change managers. 


SLDC/Advanced knowledge of software development lifecycle * 4 yrs 
Coordination of multiple release of applications * 4 yrs 
Release management experience * 4 yrs 
Deployment of applications * 3 yrs 
Banking/Financial Industry * 3 yrs 
Documentation * 4 yrs 
Analysis of metrics * 4 yrs 
Sharepoint * 4 yrs (creating dashboards ) 
Strong Excel skills * 6 yrs 
Microsoft Office (Powerpoint, Word, Excel) * 6 yrs 
SIT /BAT 2yrs* ( environment they will work in ) 
Risk management 3yrs* 
Advanced written and verbal communication skills are a must. 
ITIL Foundations v3 
Rational Team Concert 
a. Experience with source code management 
b. Configuring the Jazz Build Engine, to build, deploy and report for code promotions 

ANT Scripting understanding 
XML knowledge 
a. Ability to create scripts and automation 
JAVA Development Experience 
Agile Development experience 
Knowledge of Release Management Best practices in AGILE development 
Understands Continuous integration methodology 


Plugin Development 
Jenkins Experience 
QA automation 
RTC Administration 

The release manager organizes, directs, and manages activities for building and maintaining software releases for their promotion to the production environment. The release manager may manage large multi-discipline teams in a matrix management organization. Acts as a liaison between business unit personnel and testing teams in executing and managing test processes and ensuring the availability of environments used to conduct testing of the final deliverables. The candidate will be required to review release notes, coordinate/orchestrate issue resolution incorporating SME input from multiple teams within the Technology sector. The position requires strong people skills as well as written and verbal communication skills. 

Business Critical Deliverables 

• Own the Release Management lifecycle which includes scheduling, coordinating and the management of releases within EETS. 
• Responsible for the overall Release communications and manages communication to key stakeholders ensuring they are aware of significant changes/impacts in a timely manner from a timeline, cost and a risk perspective. 
• Responsible for coordinating and managing the overall deployment of applications releases, including sequencing of project deployments to ensure on-time delivery. 

Accountabilities / Scope: 
• Act as the Build Manager for Agile projects - build and deploy code to multiple environments 
• Interface and communicate with Project Managers and/or application support manager and/or other TS partners on a daily basis. 
• Establish improved processes to enhance release delivery timeliness and quality across EETS and to improve visibility/performance across the portfolio of projects/activities. 
• Coordinate the planning and support of the Release Production Acceptance Testing (PAT) with Project Teams, ITS. 
• Understand and communicate testing impact of scope changes/PCRs to the project management team both from a timeline/cost and a risk perspective. 
• Chair Production release status calls with ITS and Project Managers to ensure activities are coordinated and issues are addressed in a timely manner. 
• Make and implement recommendations to improve the overall Release Management process within EETS. 

SKILLS: IT expertise in systems programming or network management. Team leadership experience
Fri, 09 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Solution Designer (ECIF)]]> Solution Designer 

Our  client in the financial sector and a Top Canadian Employer, offers challenging and rewarding opportunities. They are currently seeking  an Solution Desinger  to join  their  team.

Location: Toronto

Initial Planned Duration: Perm Role

What You’ ll Be Doing
  • Translate user requirements to process and data requirements. Design application' s technical infrastructure, such as specific databases, programming languages, utilities, and testing approaches
  • Design and/or integrate solutions for the processing of data and development of precise steps and processing logic across all platforms
  • Provide broad understanding of platforms and applications across all technologies.
  • Ensure the designed specifications achieve business needs
  • Develop and maintain technology roadmaps for enterprise application
  • Influence technology delivery teams to align solutions to roadmaps
  • Analyzing project and/or technical risk, using available information, to support business recommendations
  • Analyzing business and/or client processes and practices to identify and recommend opportunities for enhancement
  • Interpreting business requirements and design application solution
  • Assessing work and information flows to identify and recommend appropriate solutions
  • Providing overall solutions to complex application problems
  • Providing application solutions or making technology selection decisions that are often made in situations where business requirements are not completely defined or changing
  • Estimating project work effort where new technology is involved and no guidelines exist
  • Making decisions with respect to application solutions or technology selection which impact one or several applications resulting in significant financial impact to the project

What We’ re Looking For
  • Must have 5+ years of experience as a Solution Designer, or in a similar role
  • Must have practical working knowledge of: Rational Unified Process, Agile Software Development, SOA Design Patterns, Java EE, JSP, JMS, JMX, JAX-WS, SOA, Web Services, BPE, Oracle Weblogic, Oracle DB and PRPC
  • Must have experience with API, Microservices, and Enterprise enablement
  • Must have previous experience in designing front-end UI solutions in mid-large scale projects
  • Should have consulting professional experience to understand approaches, tools, techniques and roles and responsibilities in providing technical or business guidance to clients and partners
  • Must be able to effectively interact with stakeholders, end users, business analysts, and technical resources to gather requirements and prepare design specifications.
  • Previous financial industry experience is an asset
  • TOGAF and/or Zachman certification is an asset
  • Passionate innovators, creators, collaborators, and leaders who are up for the challenge of building the bank of the future and delivering solutions that meet our clients’ changing needs


We thank all applicants that apply. Only those selected for interview will be contacted.


ABOUT ProVision :

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With over 15 years of concurrent exceptional relationships with clients in the financial, government, and software engineering verticals, ProVision has built up an exceptional network of industry leading professionals in the IT, Finance & Accounting, and Human Resources sectors.

We have a team of senior recruitment and account management professionals with a wide array of specialities who can help you with your search for a new assignment, career change, or that hard to find individual to complete your team. 

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Tue, 30 May 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Solution Designer]]> Job Overview

As an Application Consultant you will be joining our Remote Banking and Shared Services technology team specifically to be a part of their application solution design team. You will assist the Director and Sr. Director of Strategy & Design in developing short and long term strategies on various domains.  Domains include but are not limited to Enterprise Integration (Web Services & Browsers), Messaging, Product Catalogue and Application Security.


What You Need To Know
    • Provide a leadership role in formulating Solution design and mapping the applications architecture to the chosen technology platform
    • Define application components, platforms, interfaces, and development tools
    • Provide technical guidance to application development teams
    • Create and recommend application solution designs with activities, tools and techniques for converting business requirements and logical models into a technical application design
    • Make recommendations on best development practices using formal methodologies and disciplines for delivering new or enhanced applications
    • Coordinate solution estimate and development efforts across the organization in response to client requests
    • Present technology solutions on new and existing initiatives to senior executives and across the organization
    • Be able to analyze, negotiate, and communicate cost, effort, and solution approach for various initiatives
    • Act as a change agent and be able to present and communicate new ideas, products, and technology solutions
    • Translate user requirements to create design documents and prepare the development plan to ensure that the design meets business needs
    •   Identify technical risks with project delivery solution designs
    • Listen and understand business long term goals and develop a long term road map that will meet in assisting client needs
    • Providing application solutions or making technology selection decisions that are often made in situations where business requirements are not completely defined or changing
    • Develop and maintain roadmaps reflecting the technical and business’ s strategic direction 
    • Assess the impact of our  technology initiatives and procedures and making adjustments to internal operations as necessary to improve productivity
    • Determine the feasibility of new products / systems by analyzing market/economic data, competitor practices, vendor viability and our architectural fit
    • Must have 5-10 years of experience as a Solution Designer
    • Must have a strong background in application development
    • Must have excellent communication skills in order to provide guidance and recommendations to clients
    • Must have knowledge of the application delivery process, application design and architecture
    • Must have proven experience in relationship building and management
    • Previous experience
    • Understanding of Retail Banking applications considered an asset
    • Previous experience with ESB applications such as Datapower or OSB considered an asset
    • Previous experience with any of the following technologies considered an asset: Rational Unified Process, Agile Software Development, SOA Design Patterns, Java EE, JSP, JMS, JMX, JAX-WS, SOA, WebServices, BPE, Oracle Weblogic, Oracle DB, and PRPC
    • Passionate innovators, creators, collaborators, and leaders who are up for the challenge of building the bank of the future and delivering solutions that meet our clients’ changing needs
    • The opportunity to be part of a team that continues to advance our company as the market leader in innovative technology
    • An environment where you can build easy, flexible, and personalized banking solutions for our clients while broadening your technical knowledge and expertise
    • An organization that focuses on managing and developing talent with exceptional training, rotational experience, exposure, and mentorship opportunities
    • The chance to network and work with senior leaders across Technology and our bank
    • Workplace accommodation solutions and assistive technologies that remove functional barriers
    • Flexible health benefits, stock purchase plan, competitive incentive pay and recognition programs
    • Competitive salary and employee banking benefits
    • The opportunity to be involved in   community investment and  corporate sponsorship events 
    • Must be legally eligible to work in Canada at the location(s) specified above and, where applicable, must have a valid work permit or study permit that allows the candidate to fulfill the requirements of the role
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