<![CDATA[ProVision Staffing: jobboards]]> http://JOBS.PROVISIONSTAFFING.COM/ en-us <![CDATA[Senior Java / Python developer]]>   Risk Management Information Technology (RMIT) is looking for a hands-on Developer-Architect to be part of Capital Markets IT - Risk Management group. This person will be part of a specialized team that will be helping multiple development teams deliver their projects, by conducting PoC’ s, collaborating on high level design and solving specific technical challenges (performing spikes) through coding/prototyping. The job entails working on a wide spectrum of new technologies, mostly open source as well as cloud technologies. This person will also work with enterprise architecture, infrastructure, security and dev teams to produce solution architecture documents for projects.
• Reason for request: Workload


Candidate Requirements/Must Have Skills:
1) Java (10+ years with Python experience)
2) Unix/Linux environment (10+ years experience)
3) Relational databases (10+ years experience)
4) Open source products (5+ years experience)
5) Big Data (2+ years recent experience with Hadoop, Cassandra, Spark, Scala, Kafka)
6) Technical Lead (3+ years in a lead capacity for development team)
7) Capital Markets (5+ years, preferably in Risk Management)
8) Agile environment (5+ years experience)

 

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 
• 10+ years experience required 
• Development experience in needed language or technology (e.g. - Websphere, Informatica etc.) 
• 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

 

 

 

 

 

ABOUT ProVision :

ProVision is a leading provider of professional talent to key organisations both private and public throughout Canada. Our services include: contract consulting, contingent permanent search, and retained executive search.

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. 

Please get in contact with me, and I’ ll connect you to the right individual. It’ s what we do.
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Tue, 17 Oct 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Java / MQ developer]]> Risk management growing again. Core Java developer required for an initial 6 month assignment.

 

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 
• 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 



Candidate Requirements/Must Have Skills: 
1) Developer (7-10 years of experience) 
2) Java Core (swing) 7+ years of experience 
3) MQ (Message Q), Oracle, and Unix ( 6+ years of experience) 
4) Trouble Shooting (6+ years of experience) 
5) Previous FI/Banking experience 
6) Wallstreet application (highly preferred) (API wall street would be great) 
6) Nice to Have: working on WallStreet Systems, understanding of capital markets and global treasury business, JOT, agile environment. 

Degrees or certifications: 
• Bachelor' s degree or Post-Secondary education 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ABOUT ProVision :

ProVision is a leading provider of professional talent to key organisations both private and public throughout Canada. Our services include: contract consulting, contingent permanent search, and retained executive search.

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. 

Please get in contact with me, and I’ ll connect you to the right individual. It’ s what we do.
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Tue, 17 Oct 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Application Development Technical Team Lead - C# Oracle HTML JavaScript]]> Our client is a very high-profile, enterprise-class Public-Sector organization, located in mid-town Toronto, with close proximity to the TTC/Subway and other public transit. 

This organization’ s profile will bring incremental value to just about any professional’ s resume and professional track-record, and this assignment will likely be showcased on the successful candidate’ s resume for years to come.

They are seeking the services of an Application Development Technical Lead - C# Oracle HTML JavaScript for various new application development and application production support re-development projects/enhancements.

 

The initial anticipated term of this contract assignment is 12 months.

 

Targeted Experience and Skills:
  • 5+   years development experience using the following technologies; Visual Studio 2010/2012 C#, CSS, ASP.NET, Oracle 11g or above, PL/SQL, Functions, Stored Procedures, Packages
  • 2-5 years experience in a Team Leadership role
  • Experience using HTML5, SVG (Scalable Vector Graphics), JavaScript that uses SVG objects and Telerik Controls, WCF resftul service and WCF workflow.
  • Experience developing in Crystal Reports with advanced skills such as list reports, cross-tab reports and sub-reports etc.
  • Experience in application and database performance tuning
  • Knowledge of membership framework, role provider, sitemap provider an asset
  • Knowledge of application development standards and tools an asset
  • Demonstrated skills in system development will be backed by a university degree or diploma in Computing Science/Engineering or Software development.

 

 

If you are qualified and interested in this role, please send your resume today!

 

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ABOUT ProVision:

 

ProVision is a leading provider of professional talent to key organizations both private and public-sector throughout Canada. Our services include: contract consulting, contingent permanent search, and retained executive search.

 

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 high-profile clients and industry-leading professionals in the Information Technology, Change Management and Management Consulting sectors.

 

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

 
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Thu, 12 Oct 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[RPG Application Developer]]> RPG Developer - Software Development Team

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

Location: North York

Initial Planned Duration: 12 Months

Introduction: 
  • Support day to day operations of the existing RPG programs.  Perform problem diagnosis, troubleshoot and resolve issues/problems as required
  • Enhance the existing RPG programs to meet the business needs – design, develop, test, facilitate deployment of solutions and document solutions
  • Perform functional analysis of the existing RPG programs to support various planning and project delivery needs
  • Perform regular and ad-hoc maintenance and support needs
  • Other duties as may be required

Targeted Skills and Experience:
  • Ability to program in newer version of RPG (RPG free)
  • Ability to read and interpret RPG programs written in early version of RPG such RPGLE etc
  • Ability to do interactive debugging
  • Be able to use AS400 commands / utilities and navigate on AS400 systems
  • Be able to use RPG command line interface
  • Be able to support/maintain/extend green screens (use of DDS)
  • Ability to interact with relational database through SQL queries
  • Must have good communication skills
  • Candidate must be able to work independently and as part of a team with minimal supervision.

If you are qualified and interested in this role, please send your resume today!

 

 

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

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ABOUT ProVision :

ProVision is a leading provider of professional talent to key organisations both private and public throughout Canada. Our services include: contract consulting, contingent permanent search, and retained executive search.

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. 

Please get in contact with me, and I’ ll connect you to the right individual. It’ s what we do.
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Thu, 05 Oct 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Intermediate Application Developer]]> Intermediate Application Developer

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

Location: Toronto

Role Description:

Working on Enterprise Reporting project for OTPP.
  • Develop and support reports and in-house applications;
  • Work with business users to refine requirements;
  • Create and / or validate technical design documents;
  • Interface with service architect and other developers and contribute to technical decisions;
  • Interact with project managers / business analysts / team leads for effort estimates;
  • Write high quality Unit tested code;
  • Directly interact with business users to identify / resolve issues;
  • Facilitate UAT and QA testing;
  • Facilitate deployment of changes;
  • Provide technical support for our applications
  • Other duties as may be required.

Skills (Mandatory):
  • Oracle
  • AngularJS
  • C#
  • Must have good communication skills.
  • Candidate must be able to work independently and as part of a team with minimal supervision.

Skills (Nice to have):
  • Experience implementing finance related applications

If you are qualified and interested in this role, please send your resume today!

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

 
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Wed, 04 Oct 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[iOS or Android - Hybrid Mobile Developer (User Experience Specialist)]]> Our client is a very high-profile, enterprise-class Public-Sector organization, located in downtown Toronto, with close proximity to Union Station and the TTC/Subway and other public transit.   This organization’ s profile will bring incremental value to just about any professional’ s resume and professional track-record, and this assignment will likely be showcased on the successful candidate’ s resume for years to come.

They are seeking the services of an accomplished Hybrid Mobile Developer  to contribute to the delivery of its Enterprise Mobile Development Strategy.     

The initial anticipated term of this contract assignment is 12 months 

Desired Skills & Experience: 
  • 7+ years of ' progressively more responsible' experience working on web and mobile information technology projects that are large-scale or in complex environments, preferably municipal public sector.
  • A minimum of 5+ years' experience working as a Mobile Software Development Specialist in a large enterprise environment.  Experience in mobile and responsive web development projects for large public service organizations.
  • 3+ years' experience working in mobile UX website and mobile (native and hybrid) development/design projects.
  • 7+ years' experience leading enterprise responsive website and mobile (native and hybrid) development/design projects including content development for mobile screens, mobile design, mobile application construction, navigation and management.
  • 5+ years' experience developing and implementing interactive media technologies (ie use of mobile device camera, local storage, etc) demonstrating a comprehensive grasp of mobile functionality and social media tools and issues.
  • 5+ years' experience managing formal and informal usability testing, gathering user research and heuristic analysis and translating research into design decisions in support of enterprise mobile projects
  • 5+ years' experience demonstrating the ability to participate in, co-ordinate and lead cross-functional, multi-disciplinary teams producing innovative responsive web and mobile designs and strategies.
  • 4+ years' experience in designing, implementing and testing using AODA WCAG 2.0, Level AA compliance.

Technical Capabilities: 
  • Demonstrated experience developing mobile (native and hybrid) solutions that take into account the capabilities of mobile web browsers and mobile OS’ s across multiple platforms and the constraints involved in designing for media including the need for content to be accessible to a broad and diverse audience.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills (oral and written), presentation skills, analytical and problem-solving abilities, coaching and mentoring.
  • Demonstrated ability to juggle multiple projects, work to overlapping deadlines and prioritize based on impact assessment.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in user scenario test design and quality assurance scripting and results documentation
  • 5+ years' experience using Microsoft Word; Excel, Visio; and Powerpoint

 

If you are qualified and interested in this role, please send your resume today!

 

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ABOUT ProVision:

 

ProVision is a leading provider of professional talent to key organizations both private and public-sector throughout Canada. Our services include: contract consulting, contingent permanent search, and retained executive search.

 

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 high-profile clients and industry-leading professionals in the Information Technology, Change Management and Management Consulting sectors.

 

We have a team of senior recruitment and account management professionals with a wide array of specialties who can help you with your search for a new contract assignment, career change, or that hard to find individual to complete your team.
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Mon, 02 Oct 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Programmer Analyst (Intermediate)]]> Our client is a very high-profile, enterprise-class Public-Sector organization, located in downtown Toronto, with close proximity to Union Station and the TTC/Subway and other public transit.   This organization’ s profile will bring incremental value to just about any professional’ s resume and professional track-record, and this assignment will likely be showcased on the successful candidate’ s resume for years to come.

They are seeking the services of an accomplished Programmer Analyst to contribute to the delivery of  upgrading/modernizing IT Applications, systems and Databases as part of an extensive multi-year initiative.

The initial anticipated term of this contract assignment is 3 months 

Desired Skills & Experience: 
  •   A degree in Computer Science or related discipline, combined with related 8+ years of experience in systems development
  • Minimum 5 years of Demonstrated experience and knowledge in ASP.NET with emphasis on C#, Telerik controls, Telerik controls, Kendo UI, JavaScript, JQuery, Angular JS, CSS, MVC, HTML5, Web API, Microsoft Team Foundation Server, API integration, Reverse Engineering applications (Visual Basic knowledge for reverse engineering existing application) and SharePoint
  • Familiarity with relevant programming languages, database design tools and data processing techniques
  • Knowledge and experience with Oracle PL/SQL(Tables/Stored Procedures/Views/Indexes/Packages/Functions), Crystal Reports, ETL tools and techniques
  • Experienced converting legacy VB applications using latest technology
  • Sound judgement, excellent effective verbal and written communication skills, and strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Skilled in building customer rapport and confidence by providing exceptional end-user service and being end-user focused

 

If you are qualified and interested in this role, please send your resume today!

 

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ABOUT ProVision:

 

ProVision is a leading provider of professional talent to key organizations both private and public-sector throughout Canada. Our services include: contract consulting, contingent permanent search, and retained executive search.

 

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 high-profile clients and industry-leading professionals in the Information Technology, Change Management and Management Consulting sectors.

 

We have a team of senior recruitment and account management professionals with a wide array of specialties who can help you with your search for a new contract assignment, career change, or that hard to find individual to complete your team.
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Mon, 02 Oct 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Big Data / Python Developer]]> Global Capital markets is growing again. Big data developers required ASAP

This resource will be part of a new team being built. The resource will be working with client valuation and analytics, looking at the revenue stream, segment out clients who are most valuable, least valuable, doing matrix reporting from profitability set etc. They will be communicating with traders, middle office, IT teams.

Python is the key

The Global Wholesale, Wealth, and Risk Technology – Analytics team is responsible for servicing Global Capital Markets worldwide and delivering data storage and analytics solutions to all business lines, Equities, FX, FI, Derivatives, Commodities, etc. 

An End User Computing prototype Big Data solution has been developed for reporting Client Metrics and Sales. This now needs to be productionized, made to be industrial strength, enhanced and maintained. The incumbent is responsible for the hands-on development and testing of an Hadoop based application set to aggregate and report on data coming from all of the trading lines of business, merge these with appropriate standing and reference data and make reports available on a self service basis to users. The role carries responsibility for the detailed design and specification of the solution with an emphasis on pragmatic delivery. 

The incumbent will be expected to plot the route from the current implementation to a robust, maintainable and well document system set using the most expedient route paying attention to both eventual quality and cost of delivery. 

Experience in Capital markets and a good knowledge in financial instruments, ranging from derivative products (IR, Credit, and Equity) to foreign exchange is bonus. 

Looking for creative, self-starting, results-oriented, and highly motivated individual with attention to details and excellent problem solving skills. The incumbent needs to be able to multi-task and work in a fast paced and agile environment 

The incumbent must also possess a very good understanding of current IT practices, systems design and development techniques, including testing methodologies, and keep current with rapidly changing technology. 

Minimum of 7-10 years of industry experience. 

Key Accountabilities: 
1. Develop and enhance an Hadoop based data aggregation and reporting application taking it from prototype to production deployment 
2. Rationalize the technology stack being used for the application and harmonize it with the broader Global Capital Markets Technology Strategy. 
3. Develop and then execute a plan to put a robust set of non-functional controls, processes and procedures around the application to ensure maximum uptime and minimize mean time to recovery. 
4. Assist with integration of the application into the Scotiabank state of the art DevOps infrastructure for automated build/ automated deployment. 
5. Development of feeds into the system using a variety of technologies, from code through conventional ETL tools and onto open source tools like Apache NiFi. 
6. Documentation of the system to a level which can be handed over to a third line support team. 
7. Preparation of specifications and documentation for all software developed. Use of standard project management and team collaboration tools 
8. Collaboration as part of an Agile development team, participation in daily standups, preparation of work estimates, identification of blocking and critical path steps 
9. Hands on coding in one or more of the programming languages identified in the Functional Competencies listed below 
10. Accountable for delivery according to pre agreed time and budgetary constraints 

Functional Competencies: 

1. Expert hands on programming skills in at least two of: Spark, HDFS, Apache Parquet, Django, Pentaho, Python, Apache Airflow, Scala 
2. Expert hands of all of: Tableau, SQL (PostgresSQL preferred), BI tools and reporting 
3. 5+ years of data integration and reporting experience 
4. Experience working in an agile team 

It would be nice if  had at least one of: 
5. A very good knowledge of financial instruments, how they are represented in trading and risk systems. 
6. Experience working in banking/ capital markets 
7. Understanding of DevOps integration 

Educational requirements: 
1. A recognized under-graduate degree in business, mathematics, computer science or a related discipline. 
2. A recognized post-graduate or masters degree in business, computer science, finance, mathematics, CFA and/or FRM would be an asset. 
3. Or an awesome GitHub and lots of coding experience 

 

 

 

 

 

ABOUT ProVision :

ProVision is a leading provider of professional talent to key organisations both private and public throughout Canada. Our services include: contract consulting, contingent permanent search, and retained executive search.

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. 

Please get in contact with me, and I’ ll connect you to the right individual. It’ s what we do.
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Thu, 28 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Big data / Tableau Developer]]> Global Capital markets is growing again. Big data developers required ASAP

This resource will be part of a new team being built. The resource will be working with client valuation and analytics, looking at the revenue stream, segment out clients who are most valuable, least valuable, doing matrix reporting from profitability set etc. They will be communicating with traders, middle office, IT teams.

Tableau is the key

The Global Wholesale, Wealth, and Risk Technology – Analytics team is responsible for servicing Global Capital Markets worldwide and delivering data storage and analytics solutions to all business lines, Equities, FX, FI, Derivatives, Commodities, etc. 

An End User Computing prototype Big Data solution has been developed for reporting Client Metrics and Sales. This now needs to be productionized, made to be industrial strength, enhanced and maintained. The incumbent is responsible for the hands-on development and testing of an Hadoop based application set to aggregate and report on data coming from all of the trading lines of business, merge these with appropriate standing and reference data and make reports available on a self service basis to users. The role carries responsibility for the detailed design and specification of the solution with an emphasis on pragmatic delivery. 

The incumbent will be expected to plot the route from the current implementation to a robust, maintainable and well document system set using the most expedient route paying attention to both eventual quality and cost of delivery. 

Experience in Capital markets and a good knowledge in financial instruments, ranging from derivative products (IR, Credit, and Equity) to foreign exchange is bonus. 

Looking for creative, self-starting, results-oriented, and highly motivated individual with attention to details and excellent problem solving skills. The incumbent needs to be able to multi-task and work in a fast paced and agile environment 

The incumbent must also possess a very good understanding of current IT practices, systems design and development techniques, including testing methodologies, and keep current with rapidly changing technology. 

Minimum of 7-10 years of industry experience. 

Key Accountabilities: 
1. Develop and enhance an Hadoop based data aggregation and reporting application taking it from prototype to production deployment 
2. Rationalize the technology stack being used for the application and harmonize it with the broader Global Capital Markets Technology Strategy. 
3. Develop and then execute a plan to put a robust set of non-functional controls, processes and procedures around the application to ensure maximum uptime and minimize mean time to recovery. 
4. Assist with integration of the application into the Scotiabank state of the art DevOps infrastructure for automated build/ automated deployment. 
5. Development of feeds into the system using a variety of technologies, from code through conventional ETL tools and onto open source tools like Apache NiFi. 
6. Documentation of the system to a level which can be handed over to a third line support team. 
7. Preparation of specifications and documentation for all software developed. Use of standard project management and team collaboration tools 
8. Collaboration as part of an Agile development team, participation in daily standups, preparation of work estimates, identification of blocking and critical path steps 
9. Hands on coding in one or more of the programming languages identified in the Functional Competencies listed below 
10. Accountable for delivery according to pre agreed time and budgetary constraints 

Functional Competencies: 

1. Expert hands on programming skills in at least two of: Spark, HDFS, Apache Parquet, Django, Pentaho, Python, Apache Airflow, Scala 
2. Expert hands of all of: Tableau, SQL (PostgresSQL preferred), BI tools and reporting 
3. 5+ years of data integration and reporting experience 
4. Experience working in an agile team 

It would be nice if  had at least one of: 
5. A very good knowledge of financial instruments, how they are represented in trading and risk systems. 
6. Experience working in banking/ capital markets 
7. Understanding of DevOps integration 

Educational requirements: 
1. A recognized under-graduate degree in business, mathematics, computer science or a related discipline. 
2. A recognized post-graduate or masters degree in business, computer science, finance, mathematics, CFA and/or FRM would be an asset. 
3. Or an awesome GitHub and lots of coding experience 

 

 

 

 

 

ABOUT ProVision :

ProVision is a leading provider of professional talent to key organisations both private and public throughout Canada. Our services include: contract consulting, contingent permanent search, and retained executive search.

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. 

Please get in contact with me, and I’ ll connect you to the right individual. It’ s what we do.

 
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Thu, 28 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Senior Integration (back end) developer]]> Our client has an exciting new, long term project, within the Derivatives (Structured notes) division.

The Global Wholesale, Wealth, and Risk Technology - Derivatives team is responsible for servicing Global Capital Markets worldwide and delivering system solutions for the derivatives trading desk. 

 

This is primarily a back-end / server-side developer role, implementing Java services that  support trade booking and integrate with existing applications for Equity Derivatives Structured Products business.   The role also includes database development, using a mix of SQL and noSQL technologies.

 

Must have previous experience in Capital markets and a good knowledge in financial instruments, ranging from derivative products (IR, Credit, and Equity) to foreign exchange.

 

Looking for creative, self-starting, results-oriented, and highly motivated individual with attention to details and excellent problem solving skills. The incumbent need to be able to multi-task and work in a fast paced and agile environment

 

must also possess a very good understanding of current IT practices, systems design and development techniques, including testing methodologies, and keep current with rapidly changing technology.

 

Minimum of 7-10 years of industry experience.

. Development of Java RESTful web services for trade booking and capture.

2. Development of Java integration services to integrate with existing applications.

3. Database setup and development, using a mix of SQL and NoSQL databases

4. Assist with DevOps for automated build/ automated deployment to a Public Cloud infrastructure

5. Putting in place suitable non functional supporting software to ensure a high automation, low support STP approach

6. Hand off of production software to support team, initial production support for a limited warranty period

7. Preparation of specifications and documentation for all software developed. Use of standard project management and team collaboration tools

8. Collaboration as part of an Agile development team, participation in daily standups, preparation of work estimates, identification of blocking and critical path steps

9. Hands on coding in one or more of the programming languages identified in the Functional Competencies listed below

10. Detailed design for all functional components of the system

11. Accountable for delivery according to pre agreed time and budgetary constraints

 

 

 

 

ABOUT ProVision :

ProVision is a leading provider of professional talent to key organisations both private and public throughout Canada. Our services include: contract consulting, contingent permanent search, and retained executive search.

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. 

Please get in contact with me, and I’ ll connect you to the right individual. It’ s what we do.

 
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Mon, 18 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[J2EE Server Developer]]> J2EE Server Developer

Our client in the Telecom Sector and a Top Canadian Employer offers challenging and rewarding opportunities. They are currently seeking a J2EE Server Developer to join their IT team.

Location: Toronto, ON 

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

Key skills: J2EE, Struts, Spring, HTML5, MVC, UML,  NoSQL (MongoDB or Cassandra), Mobile development, Oracle etc. 

Job Description:
  • Extensive 5+ experience using J2EE (EJB, JMS, JDBC, JSP, JSF, Struts, Tag Libraries, AJAX), XML, Weblogic, WebServices, Oracle (database modeling), Servlets, Spring, Struts, Hibernate, HTML5.
  • Knowledge of J2EE design patterns MVC, Strategy, Factory, Singleton) and general design considerations.
  • Proficient using UML (sequence, state, collaboration, class, use-case models).
  • Experience using TogetherJ, Rational Rose or StarUML.
  • Proficient in SCM tools and best practices (Starteam, Maven).
  • Knowledge using NoSQL Databases such as MongoDB or Cassandra would be a plus.
  • Knowledge of mobile device technologies (Android, SQLite, Core Data, Cocoa API, HLS) would be a plus.
  • Knowledge of performance improvement techniques through the use of caching technologies (memcached, Terracotta, ehCache)
  • Excellent understanding of distributed multi-tier infrastructure

Key Responsibilities
  • Produce design architect such as class diagrams and sequence diagrams for product features or client solutions.
  • Implement product features within a team using best practices to meet product or solution deliverables.
  • Refactor code to increase operating efficiency and extensibility and/or adapt programs to new requirements.
  • Implements reusable unit tests to ensure the integrity of on-going product quality.
  • Participate in stress tests, load tests, performance tests, making recommendations to improve performance and scalability.
  • Prepare software packages and documentation for deployment that adhere to the defined standard deployment policies.
  • Be highly responsive to critical production issues providing timely and effective solutions.
  • Collaborate and help junior developers in the development life cycle.

Working Conditions
  • General office environment.
  • Additional hours may be required to meet deadlines.

 
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Thu, 07 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Java / Oracle developer]]> Capital Markets Operations is growing once more. Immediate need for TWO developers on an initial 6 month assignment.

The main function of a Developer is to design, develop, and implement applications using general languages and 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

 

The manager wants someone dynamic and someone who has experience working with multiple clients, they will be working on a global reconciliation project. This is a 6 month assignment with a possibility of extension. The Successful candidate will develop applications, generate files & reports, convert files (ETL), write code for real time and batch processing on Unix platform, Expertise in Java and Oracle on the Unix platform is a must.

 
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Thu, 07 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Senior Database Developer]]> Our client is looking for a Senior  Database Developer is responsible for creating specifications, designing, programming, checking and documenting  database features and architecture. This involves internal object and result storage as well as external connectivity and export/import database solutions. This role is also required to provide troubleshooting and support to technical support analysts. In addition, the Senior  Database Developer is responsible for mentoring and supervising Junior Programmers. This role reports to the System Design Team Lead as part of the System Design Team.

Role/Responsibilities:
  • Lead developing of the system features utilizing Database design and programming
  • Oversee the Database architecture of client' s  product  and related products
  • Create technical documents for external clients and internal colleagues
  • Provide solutions for client' s  users based on their needs
  • Provide client support for end users on Database related issues (both internal and external).
  • Provide technical training for new clients.
  • Provide technical direction for junior programmers.
  • Perform code review with other programmers.
  • Provide programming and debugging support for actuarial programmers.
  • Research and review new technologies that can be integrated into company product
  • Other duties as assigned

System Design

Qualifications:

  • Graduate computer science degree from a recognized post-secondary institution

  • Comprehensive knowledge of database technologies (database design principles, SQL, DAO, ADO, ODBC, OLE DB)

  • Experience in working with SQL Server and programming for it

  • Comprehensive knowledge of C++ and C#/.Net technology

  • Experienced in software design and development

  • Experienced in designing high performance database applications and performance tuning

  • In-depth knowledge of Object-Oriented Design and N-tier application

  • Hands-on knowledge of VBA or similar scripting languages

  • Experience in troubleshooting and debugging programming defects in large applications

  • 7+ years of experience

  • Ability to work in a fast paced, dynamic, team environment

  • Excellent research, analytical and problem solving skills

  • Excellent communication skills

 
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Thu, 07 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Senior .Net Developer]]> Senior .Net Developer

Our Toronto-based client is in growth mode and is actively hiring to fill several key positions  client in the Software Development sector. They are currently seeking  an Senior .Net Developer  to join  their agile development environment.

Location: North Toronto

Introduction:

In this position, you will design and develop new features and other changes to products to meet business requirements. You will interface with Product Managers, Developers, QA, Support and Operations staff to ensure the high quality. This role demands a balance of very strong hands-on technical skills with communication and technical leadership abilities.

Targeted Skills and Experience:

 •          Deliver well-documented, high quality, and robust software designs and code.

•           Perform design and code reviews to ensure adherence to development and architectural standards

•           Ensure project tasks and assignments are delivered according to expectations.

•           Provide effective and timely communication with management and the development team.

•           Lead and mentors junior developers

Targeted Technical Capabilities:

•          University degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or equivalent

•          7+ years experience in Software Development with a focus on scalable, web-based e-commerce or other SaaS applications

•          2+ years experience as a Senior Developer focusing on C#, .NET, ASP.NET and web services

•          Excellent knowledge of the .NET framework

•          Excellent knowledge of Web Services and XML

•          Strong knowledge of database design, relational and non-relational databases, and SQL Server

•          Strong knowledge of Amazon AWS, cloud architectures and SaaS

•          Strong knowledge of the Android SDK and mobile development tools and practices

•          Strong JavaScript, jQuery stills

 

If you are qualified and interested in this role, please send your resume today!

 

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

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ABOUT ProVision :

ProVision is a leading provider of professional talent to key organisations both private and public throughout Canada. Our services include: contract consulting, contingent permanent search, and retained executive search.

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. 

Please get in contact with me, and I’ ll connect you to the right individual. It’ s what we do.
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Wed, 06 Sep 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Application Developer]]> Application Developer

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

Location: Toronto

Initial Planned Duration: 6 months

Job Description: 
  • Develop and support reports and in-house applications;
  • Work with business users to refine requirements;
  • Create and / or validate technical design documents;
  • Interface with service architect and other developers and contribute to technical decisions;
  • Interact with project managers / business analysts / team leads for effort estimates;
  • Write high quality Unit tested code;
  • Directly interact with business users to identify / resolve issues;
  • Facilitate UAT and QA testing;
  • Facilitate deployment of changes;
  • Provide technical support for our applications
  • Other duties as may be required.

Must Have  Skills and Experience:
  • At least 2-5 years’ experience for the following technologies
    • .Net (C#) WCF
    • Oracle
    • SSIS/SSAS
    • Javascript
    • End user interaction experience
  • Must have good communication skills.
  • Candidate must be able to work independently and as part of a team with minimal supervision.

Nice to Have Skills:
  • Financial/Capital Markets application development experience
  • Risk Systems Implementation experience
  • Any Finance certifications an asset

 

If you are qualified and interested in this role, please send your resume today!

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

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ABOUT ProVision :

ProVision is a leading provider of professional talent to key organisations both private and public throughout Canada. Our services include: contract consulting, contingent permanent search, and retained executive search.

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 specialties who can help you with your search for a new assignment, career change, or that hard to find individual to complete your team. 

Please get in contact with me, and I’ ll connect you to the right individual. It’ s what we do.

 
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Wed, 30 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Programmer Analyst (Intermediate)]]> Our client is a very high-profile, enterprise-class Public-Sector organization, located in downtown Toronto, with close proximity to Union Station and the TTC/Subway and other public transit.   This organization’ s profile will bring incremental value to just about any professional’ s resume and professional track-record, and this assignment will likely be showcased on the successful candidate’ s resume for years to come.

They are seeking the services of an accomplished Programmer Analyst  to contribute to the delivery of maintenance support. 

The initial anticipated term of this contract assignment is 12 months 

Desired Skills and Experience: 
  • Minimum of 5 years development experience using the following technologies; Visual Studio 2010/2012 C#, CSS, ASP.NET, Oracle 11g or above, PL/SQL, Functions, Stored Procedures, Packages, VBA and VB Script
  • Minimum of 3 years experience developing in Crystal Reports with advanced skills such as list reports, cross-tab reprots and sub-reports etc.
  • Minimum 2 years of development experience using HTML5, SVG (Scalable Vector Graphics), Javscript that uses SVG objects and Telerik Controls, WCF resful service and WCF workflow.
  • Experience in application and database performance tuning
  • Knowledge of membership framework, role provider, sitemap provider an asset
  • Knowledge of application development standards and tools an asset
  • Demonstrated skills in system development will be backed by a university degree or diploma in Computing Science/Engineering or Software development

 

If you are qualified and interested in this role, please send your resume today!

 

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ABOUT ProVision:

 

ProVision is a leading provider of professional talent to key organizations both private and public-sector throughout Canada. Our services include: contract consulting, contingent permanent search, and retained executive search.

 

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 high-profile clients and industry-leading professionals in the Information Technology, Change Management and Management Consulting sectors.

 

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

 
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Wed, 30 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Senior .Net Developer]]> Senior .Net Developer (Permanent)

This young, fast-growing technology company has multiple software products and is looking for top talent.

4 year-old, well funded and sales are growing rapidly they are expanding their team and are anticipating a tripling in their development team to meet market demands.

Location: Oakville, ON

Initial Planned Duration: Permanent

Key Skills: .Net, C#, HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, Mobile (iOS or Android), RESTful/JSO, Agile, JQuery, Client server architecture and OOP

Main Duties:
  • Develop and integrate code for enterprise client software systems
  • Full stack development with modern technology stack: SQL Server (Transact-SQL); C# .NET; HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript (jQuery), Mobile application development for iOS and Android (Xamarin)
  • TDD development with automated unit and integration testing
  • Participate in an open, Agile methodology
  • Strong foundation in CS fundamentals
  • 3+ years’ experience in software development using C# .NET technologies
  • 3+ years’ RESTful/JSON web service experience
  • 3+ years’ HTML/CSS/JavaScript
  • Experience with JQuery an asset
  • Experience with GIT or Visual Studio Team edition an asset
  • Must have experience with web and enterprise application development
  • Solid experience and very good understanding of client server architecture and Object Oriented Programming concepts
  • Solid experience developing and implementing complex application components
      Strong communication skills needed
  • A track record of great teamwork and the ability to work independently and drive projects to completion
  • Experience in the Payroll/Benefits/HR/HCM industry – nice to have

Environment:
  • A young enterprise start-up started by very senior executives from the industry, provide HR Outsourcing Software Solutions to their clients.
  • Looking for a creative, versatile, open-minded person, having agility towards learning and strategizing, confident and someone who can stand on his/her ground to speak out.
  • Aspires to see him/herself in a leadership role in the next 3-4 years.

 
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Tue, 15 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Big Data / Hadoop developer]]>  

 

 

Our client, a Major Canadian Financial Institution, has 2 intermediate contract assignment  opportunities within this innovative new division of the Bank.

Working within a " lab" environment, these individuals will be experimenting with new technologies to bring an intuitive change to the technology environments of the Bank.

Capital markets expertise is preferred but technical experience with the following would be paramount.

Hadoop (naturally), Spark, SCALA, Python and Cassandra.

This is an exciting time as our client dramatically changes their technological horizon 

 

 

 

 

 

ABOUT ProVision :

ProVision is a leading provider of professional talent to key organisations both private and public throughout Canada. Our services include: contract consulting, contingent permanent search, and retained executive search.

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. 

Please get in contact with me, and I’ ll connect you to the right individual. It’ s what we do.
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Fri, 04 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[User Experience Specialist (Web App Developer)]]> Our client is a very high-profile, enterprise-class Public-Sector organization, located in downtown Toronto, with close proximity to Union Station and the TTC/Subway and other public transit.   This organization’ s profile will bring incremental value to just about any professional’ s resume and professional track-record, and this assignment will likely be showcased on the successful candidate’ s resume for years to come.

The initial anticipated term of this contract assignment is 12 months. 

They are seeking the services of an accomplished User Experience Specialist  to contribute to the delivery of revamping the interface our client' s back office and work management processes. 

Desired Skills & Experience: 
  • 5+ years of experience working as a UX Specialist / Web App Developer delivering intuitive, user-friendly, accessible web site and web app designs and content.
  • Knowledge of AODA Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0 Level A and Level AA as applied to web sites and content
  • 3+ years of experience working on website development/design projects using a web content management system, WordPress and SharePoint are preferred, and data visualization technology
  • Experience working with technologies such as  HTML5 (CCS3, JQuery, Bootstrap, Angular), Mobile (Cordova, SAP SMP), APIs, WordPress, and SharePoint
  • 2+ years of experience working on large-scale web app development projects.

 

If you are qualified and interested in this role, please send your resume today!

 

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ABOUT ProVision:

 

ProVision is a leading provider of professional talent to key organizations both private and public-sector throughout Canada. Our services include: contract consulting, contingent permanent search, and retained executive search.

 

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 high-profile clients and industry-leading professionals in the Information Technology, Change Management and Management Consulting sectors.

 

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




 
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Thu, 03 Aug 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Tableau reports developer]]> Risk Management division of our Financial Services client has an immediate project to release Tableau into their on-boarding system. Initially a fiscal year end assignment with strong potential for renewal

Position - Tableau Reports developer

Role -  Reports Developer to support their enterprise-wide, client onboarding system.

Experience - Creating / generating extracts

Technologies - Tableau, ASP.Net, SQL Server

  Risk Management Information Technology (RMIT) is seeking a Reports Developer to support their enterprise-wide, client onboarding system. They are currently in an SSRS environment and moving to Tableau. 


Typical Day in Role 
• Work in a cross-functional agile/scrum team environment with Developers and BA specialists to execute software projects 
• Creating Tableau reports by using SQL Server Database, for internal projects and customers 
• Integrating Tableau reports with ASP.NET MVC application 
• Exposure to enterprise and application level data profiling, architecture, modeling, and analysis. 
• Solve problems, analyze and weigh alternatives and determine the appropriate course of actions 

 

Candidate Requirements/Must Have Skills: 
1) Tableau (3+ years experience creating reports & generating extracts) 
2) ASP.NET (5+ years experience) 
3) SQL Server ( 5+ years experience) 
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Tue, 11 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Senior Application Solution Designer]]> Senior Application Solution Designer

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

Location: Toronto

Initial Planned Duration: 12 months

EVP (Employee Value proposition): 
• The opportunity to be part of a team that continues to advance the bank as the market leader in innovative technology
• An environment where you can build easy, flexible, and personalized banking solutions for the banks 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 

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE: As an Application Solution Designer you will join the banks Enterprise Data Technology group to be responsible for formulating End-to-End Enterprise Data solution design and mapping the applications’ architecture to the chosen technology platforms for applications 
• Create and recommend application solution designs with activities, tools and techniques for converting business requirements and logical models into a technical application design
• Present technology solutions on new and existing initiatives to senior executives and across the organization
• Act as a change agent and be able to present and communicate new ideas, products, and technology solutions
• Identify technical risks with project delivery solution designs
• Develop and maintain roadmaps reflecting the technical and business’ s strategic direction 
• Assess the impact of the banks 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 the banks architectural fit

QUALIFICATIONS:
• Must have 8+ years of application solution design & architecture ideally within a data driven environment
• Knowledge and understanding of data governance‎ practices 
• Must have technical knowledge of analytic applications, technologies, and concepts such as Data Warehouses, Data Marts, Business Intelligence, MIS, Hadoop, etc.
• Must have the ability to contribute to operational (short term), tactical (1 - 2 years) and strategic (3 - 5 years) planning in support of the business plan
• Must have application design and architecture knowledge and experience with activities, tools and techniques for converting business requirements and logical models into a technical application design
• Knowledge of tools and techniques for effective use of a broad range of factors, assumptions, frameworks and perspectives when solving problems.
• Must be able to estimate project work effort where new technology is involved and no guidelines exist

TOP SKILLS/MUST HAVES:
• Must have 8+ years of application solution design & architecture ideally within a data driven environment
• Knowledge and understanding of data governance‎ practices 
• Must have technical knowledge of analytic applications, technologies, and concepts such as Data Warehouses, Data Marts, Business Intelligence, MIS, Hadoop, etc.
• Must have a good mixture of both architecture and design experience within the Big Data space
• Excellent communication skills

SOFT SKILLS: 
• 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 
• Excellent communications skills are required for this role

REASON ROLE IS OPEN: This is a new role, not a replacement as this is a new group which was created last year, and they are building the team. 

EDUCATION/CERTIFICATIONS: 
• Bachelor’ s degree in Computer Science or a related field
 

If you are qualified and interested in this role, please send your resume today!

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

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ABOUT ProVision :

ProVision is a leading provider of professional talent to key organisations both private and public throughout Canada. Our services include: contract consulting, contingent permanent search, and retained executive search.

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. 

Please get in contact with me, and I’ ll connect you to the right individual. It’ s what we do.

 

 
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Mon, 10 Jul 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Programmer Analyst]]> Programmer Analyst - Enterprise Operations

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

Location: Toronto

Initial Planned Duration: 6 months

Introduction: 

Responsible for designing, developing, maintaining, and supporting solutions within the Microsoft Dynamics initiative.

Targeted Skills and Experience:
  • Completes well designed systems of high quality that make appropriate use of technology.
  • Develops both personal plans and project plans - and the task detail appropriate for completion of work assignments.
  • Contributes in the development of design, implementation, and testing plans.
  • Maintains currency in technological trends and directions through research/education/self-motivated technology experimentation.
  • Participates and/or leads in new technology investigation and makes recommendations for new technology adoption where appropriate.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Knowledge and Skills:
  • Computer Science or Engineering degree or equivalent working experience. 
  • Thorough knowledge of information systems theories, concepts, methods, and techniques.  
  • Design, architect, development, and implementation of data models, processes and integrations into and out of Microsoft Dynamic.
  • Experience in contributing to initiatives through the full software development life cycle - from conception to completion - with proven ability in coordinating activities, scheduling, and project control.
  • Excellent communication/customer service skills required for interactions with people of varying levels of technical expertise.
  • Expertise needed in the following technologies: Microsoft Dynamic, C#

If you are qualified and interested in this role, please send your resume today!

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

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ABOUT ProVision :

ProVision is a leading provider of professional talent to key organisations both private and public throughout Canada. Our services include: contract consulting, contingent permanent search, and retained executive search.

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. 

Please get in contact with me, and I’ ll connect you to the right individual. It’ s what we do.

 
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Thu, 22 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Senior Integration and Implementation Specialist]]> Senior Integration and Implementation Specialist

Role / Responsibilities -

The Senior  Integration and Implementation Specialist will work as a liaison between  developers and client  support teams. Responsibilities will involve:
  • Interaction with internal and external clients on technical design, support and configuration issues
  • Implementation of complex IT  integration projects
  • Building strong relationships with internal and external project stakeholders
  • Ability to manage and deliver on-time and on-budget  integration projects
  • Establishing and maintaining high quality automated test procedures and methods for regression testing, analyzing test results
  • Reporting and tracking defects, verifying fixes and follow-up work to resolve issues related to the Company’ s software developed in C++, VB.NET and C# (Microsoft stack)
  • Development of test plans and test cases from feature descriptions
  • Participating in software release process and focusing on policies and procedures necessary to ensure high quality of released solutions
  • Participating in designing new product features and developing client-facing implementation initiatives
  • Provide implementation and post implementation support for our products

Qualifications & Skills -
  • University or graduate degree in a quantitative discipline such as Computer Science, Mathematics or Engineering 
  • Strong knowledge and experience in Microsoft stack  with integrating and testing large, multi-component systems, installed and operated in Windows OS, network and databases
  • Working knowledge of MS SQL Server
  • Working knowledge of provisioning modern server and network infrastructure for the MS Windows based environments at the hardware and software level
  • Working knowledge of active directory security groups
  • Knowledge of software testing methodologies
  • Must be comfortable in a fast-paced environment and have strong communication (in pre-sales environment) and organizational skills
  • Must demonstrate initiative and leadership in client-facing integration and implementation activities
  • Project Management experience is a definite asset
  • Experience in working with or developing financial applications, particularly in the actuarial field would be an asset
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Tue, 13 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Application Developer]]> Application Developer - Front-end

Located steps from Union Station, with our big 5 banking client. This Advisory Application Development role is an opportunity to have an impact on the development direction and and work with business leaders in a fast paced Capital Markets 

What you will be doing:
  • Analyze, define and document requirements for data, workflow, logical processes, hardware and operating system environment, interface with other systems, internal and external checks, controls, and outputs
  • Provide cost and time estimates for assigned work packages to support the development of time tables and project plans
  • Coordinate coding, testing, implementation, integration and documentation of solution
  • Perform complex applications programming activities
  • Provide solutions that potentially impact other dependent projects and applications
  • Ensure that errors are detected to avoid production outages
  • Create low level technical designs
  • May act as a team lead for a small team and/or technical solution provider (subject matter expert) for complex application problems

Key skills you will use:
  • Your 5 or more years of experience as a .Net/C# developer
  • Your experience creating technical/low level designs
  • Practical working knowledge of web UI/UX development
  • Leading a team and  providing coaching and mentorship
  • Leading code reviews
  • Experience recommending solutions and working with the business considered an asset
  • Experience in  ASP.NET, MVC and Web API considered an asset
  • Experience in HTML/HTML5, CSS, JavaScript, jQuery, JSON, AJAX, XML considered an asset
  • Web Service Development (REST, SOAP), WCF considered an asset
  • Knowledge of SQL Server 2008 R2/2012 considered an asset
  • Experience with Entity Framework,  ADO.NET  considered an asset
  • Knowledge of Telerik controls, Microsoft TFS and SharePoint 2013 will be considered an asset
  • Knowledge of Agile methodology considered an asset
  • Proficiency with other types of development tools, languages and database environments including Visual Studio 2015, SQL Management Studio 
  • Capital Markets knowledge

 

If you are qualified and interested in this role, please send your resume today!

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ProVision is a leading provider of professional talent to key organisations both private and public throughout Canada. Our services include: contract consulting, contingent permanent search, and retained executive search.

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. 

Please get in contact with me, and I’ ll connect you to the right individual. It’ s what we do.

 

 
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Thu, 08 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Senior JavaScript Developer]]> Javascript Developer

They are looking to add 3 Sr Javascript Developers to their team of 45, working on high profile internet and software application projects.

Located Downtown Toronto

6 month initial duration

The main function is to design, develop, and implement applications using in-demand languages and technologies to support business requirements.
        • Hands on code development
        • 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

QUALIFICATIONS:
•        5+ years’ experience required on Internet projects and software applications
•        Experience working in medium to large size environments
•        Hands on experience in designing, developing and successful deployment of medium to large scale projects from end-to-end
•        Hands on experience in following the iterative and agile SDLC
•        Deep experience and understanding of Responsive web design (RWD), Mobile Web Development
•        Deep experience in developing and browser testing for Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome, Safari, iOS / Android mobile and tablet browsers
•        Deep experience with accessibility WCAG 2.0 AAA standards, WAI-ARIA
•        Test Driven Development experience (QUnit) is strongly desired
•        Strong UI experience, Internet design principles, W3C standards, SEO

TOP SKILLS/MUST HAVES:
        • JavaScript, JavaScript Frameworks
        • CSS, HTML layout structures
        • Strong experience of Javascript SPA frameworks, Ideally with Ember.js  1.x and 2.x, Addons, Engines (equivalent experience with AngularJS, ReactJS and other JS frameworks will be considered)
        • Strong experience with jQuery, JSON, 3rd party APIs
        • Agile methodology experience (Scrums, Backlog estimation, Atlassian JIRA, GIT, JENKINS, MAZEN, TDD (test driven development)

NICE TO HAVE SKILLS:
•        Financial Industry experience is a nice to have but not required
•        WCAG 2.0 AAA Web accessibility - as it is a standard they follow to build HTML so users can read their sites
•        Be flexible and thrive in an evolving environment
•        Adapt to change quickly and adjust work accordingly in a positive manner

 

If you are qualified and interested in this role, please send your resume today!

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ProVision is a leading provider of professional talent to key organisations both private and public throughout Canada. Our services include: contract consulting, contingent permanent search, and retained executive search.

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. 

Please get in contact with me, and I’ ll connect you to the right individual. It’ s what we do.
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Thu, 08 Jun 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[C++ Developer]]> As a C++ Programmer you will be part of an actuarial team working with actuarial programmers to build new features in a high performance computing application. You will also be responsible for assisting with ongoing maintenance of the code and assisting internal clients with issues related to their software product.

Your role will entail working independently alongside actuaries and system developers:
  • Programming complex data structures and conversions
  • Profiling and optimizing routines to make them run magnitudes faster
  • Assisting actuarial programmers with writing scalable and robust code
  • Designing and implementing new features for their software product  in the user interface and database areas
  • Liaising between system developers and actuarial programmers
  • Troubleshooting issues for internal clients
  • Testing and reconciling new features
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications & Skills
  • Degree in Computer Science or Software Engineering
  • Strong hands on experience in C++ development
  • Excellent understanding of algorithm designs
  • Knowledge of database technologies and database design principles
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong analytical and debugging skills
  • Experience or exposure to embedded database engines, an asset
  • Prior experience developing financial applications in the actuarial field, an asset

 

 

 
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Thu, 13 Apr 2017 00:00:00 EDT 0
<![CDATA[Oracle Insbridge Developer]]> Senior Oracle Insbridge Developer
Location: Toronto or Montreal

Must Have:

Insbridge Oracle 3yrs*
Insurance 3yrs*
Developer  5yrs*
SQL Developer 3yrs*
Windows NT 3yrs*
DBU 3yrs*
Confluence  3yrs*
Sharepoint  3yrs*

Accountabilities:
•        Collaborate in the development and implementation of pricing strategy for all products and all insurers using the rating tool in place (Oracle Insbridge).
•        Write documentation clear and concise, according to the different change requests. While respecting the methodology, appropriate norms and standards.
•        Perform unit tests and support testing teams.
•        Adhere to existing processes and standards.
•        Prioritize and manage own workload in order to deliver quality results and meet timelines.
•        Support a positive work environment that promotes service to the business, quality, innovation and teamwork and ensure timely communication of issues/ points of interest.

Required Skills ans Experience:

•        Bachelor' s degree and a minimum of ten years of experience in business application development. Less education plus relevant experience may be considered;
•        Proven experience in the development of applications that are built from Oracle Insbridge Rating tool;
•        Experience with Agile methodology;
•        Knowledge of platforms and development environments: Windows NT,  Oracle;
•        Solid knowledge of manipulation or database tools such as SQL Developer, DBU, Query;
•        Solid knowledge of documentation management tools: Confluence, SharePoint, track changes and versioning nomenclature;
•        Excellent ability to communicate in spoken and written English and French with external stakeholders, colleagues, team members and management.
•        Adaptability to various technologies;
•        Keen sense of innovation and creativity;
•        Ability to work under pressure and multi-task;
•        Strong organizational skills, motivation and ability to work independently. Capable of self-training;
•        Attention to detail;
•        Ability to work in a dynamic and collaborative environment;
•        Ability to adapt quickly to change;
•        Knowledge of the insurance field would be an asset.
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