Corporate Accountant

Corporate Accountant

*This is a perm position located in Andover, MA. My client is # 1 in their space and growing.
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We are seeking a competent Corporate Accountant with a strong accounting background and a passion towards accuracy, efficient accounting operations and continuous learning. The right candidate will utilize their solid communication skills and accounting experiences to improve Finance processes and Accounting administration within a fast growing, dynamic culture.
Job Purpose
Provide accounting expertise in monthly financial close, invoicing and payments, payroll, documentation, general ledger reconciliation and system administration.
Responsibilities
Coordinate month-end financial close activities, including:
Client invoicing and revenue recognition schedules.
Reconcile and analyze balance sheet accounts.
Prepare journal entries for both monthly recurring journals and adjustments.
Assist with documentation of month-end close.
Assist with system implementation, process improvements and reinforce controls.
Prepare weekly cash flow projection.
Apply cash receipts to open invoices.
Connect with clients regarding overdue invoices.
Prepare and file sales tax returns; research sales tax rates applied to customer invoices.
Maintain fixed asset sub-ledger and internal controls for fixed assets.
Partner with HR to complete bi-weekly payroll activities.
Review and process vendor invoices Jointly administer our Accounting email inbox.
Job Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance.
2-4 years accounting/finance experience.
Proficiency with MS Word and Excel.
Experience with computerized accounting systems, NetSuite experience is a plus.
Attention to detail; ensure accurate results.
Outstanding communication (verbal, written) is highly encouraged.
Ability to work with and protect confidential information.
Ability to work in a deadline-driven environment.
Able to work independently and collaboratively with all levels of the organization
Additional Info :
Initially this will be 20-30% transactional, where it may start at 30% but drop as we put in new systems. A big piece of the transactional activities will be invoicing our customers, but that should be interesting in that it involves setting up the revenue recognition schedules. The other transactional piece will be applying cash receipts/entering vendor bills (not a ton)/doing the weekly check run.

Very competitive base salary plus comprehensive benefits package.

Unfortunately, No Visa sponsorship or transfer available for this role.

If interested and more importantly qualified, send updated resume with contact info to vince@techedgerecruiting.com and you will be contacted immediately.


Linux Systems Administrator

US Citizenship required for this permanent position

Burlington, MA  USA

My client is growing and looking for a solid Linux Administrator that has a strong interest in learning  security( or getting more experience ) to help develop, maintain and enhance security of their (SaaS) offering. You would join a team to design, develop, test, and deploy infrastructure security solutions, and direct requirements /assist in developing application security features. This is a high visibility position offering significant career growth to the right candidate as this company continues to scale it’s global business.

Some responsibilities include:

•Network and host security for the company’s multi-tenant Linux HPC( running CentOS ) facility, encompassing all areas of user access, application design, host configuration and network setup

•Maintenance and administration of monitoring & security devices (IDS, firewall) for our product and global corporate network.

Being well versed with Linux systems, command line tools, scripting, etc. a must.

Qualifications:

•Bachelor’s Information Technology, CIS, CSIT, Cyber Security or related field preferred, or equivalent experience

•5+ years experience in the Information Technology industry

•Significant hands-on experience administering secure Linux ( CentOS )systems

•Experience maintaining security of a privately hosted SaaS web site a plus

•Team player with strong English communication skills

•High degree of initiative, drive, and dependability

•Demonstrated success; ability to work independently in a rapidly evolving, fast paced environment

Additional Qualifications (Optional) :

Experience with one or more is considered a plus:

•Experience building and managing security policies

•Senior vendor neutral security certification (e.g., CISSP, CISM)

•Experience executing manual penetration tests

•Experience with SOC Type 2 and ISO 27000 standards compliance

•Knowledge and experience with Cloud Security Alliance (CSA)

•Ability to effectively manage software vendors and MSSP (Managed Security Services Providers)

•Knowledge and experience with some of the following is desirable:

•Task Automation (e.g. Bash/CSH, Python, Perl, etc.)

•Directory Services (LDAP)

•Data Security Technologies (SSL, RSA SecurID, Encryption)

Very competitive base salary plus stock and a comprehensive benefits package.

If interested and more importantly qualified, please send your updated resume with contact info and you will be contacted immediately.

Unfortunately, Visa sponsorship or transfer NOT available for this role.


Technical Consultant, North America

This is a 9 month contract to perm arrangement. No Weekend Travel. 25% travel is the norm.   3+ openings. Competitive hourly rate on W2 until it goes perm and then a very competitive base salary plus bonus and outstanding comprehensive benefits package.

Based in Wellesley, MA

Unfortunately no Visa sponsorship or transfer available for these roles.

Our Technical Consultants are required to provide our global client base with onsite as well as remote technical consultation. This is a revenue-generating role which involves executing installations & upgrades, migrations, platform optimization, and the ability to provide written and verbal guidance on the subject matter. You should be enthusiastic, presents him/herself with confidence in front of clients, and have proven technical skills. You will work on technical engagements of varying length and composition, ranging from single day engagements to projects spanning several months and in some cases over a year.

Our Technical Consultants provides technical consultation to our global client base, which consists of clients on our Secure Private Cloud or clients hosting the platform in their own data centers on their own servers. Consultation is based off of a defined service offering which focuses on our core platform and surrounding technology stack. Our Technical Consultants are engaged for hands-on consultation including hardware sizing, platform upgrades, technical optimization/tuning at the application and database tiers, client training, complex technical solutioning, as well as providing guidance and advice to key stakeholders both internally and with the client around technical direction, IT strategy as it pertains to us, and mitigating technology risk.

The applicant must have 5+ years of experience in a technical field with excellent problem solving skills and a high technical aptitude to enable growth into more complex solutioning.

Hands-on experience with Oracle and/or MS SQL Server and the Red Hat Linux operating systems is required.

Experience with SQL coding, database tuning, PERL scripting, hardware virtualization & system architecture design, and Linux System administration is advantageous.

The candidate must possess excellent written and verbal skills and be able to work effectively with global counterparts in the US, UK, Singapore, and India on a number of joint initiatives; including installations, upgrades, best practices training, and troubleshooting.

Education: The candidate must be degree educated in a science discipline and must understand the core technologies that underpin modern software development, especially data management and messaging technologies. Ideally, the candidate would have some experience working in the financial services industry.

Travel: Travel is required 25 % is common) to assist with on-site implementation and prototyping activities.

KEYS for this job:

1) Must have hands on proficiency as a Unix Admin, OR a LINUX Admin OR Oracle DBA OR a ORACLE DEVELOPER OR a SQL DBA or DEVELOPER.

If they have more than one skill it is a big plus.

2) ANY implementation experience of a SaaS product. UPGRADE of a SaaS product. Maintain SaaS product

3) Financial Services Experience big PLUS.

4) Will travel to client site 25 % on the time, Implementing, sizing, install, Maintain CLIENT SAAS product

If interested and more importantly qualified, please send your updated resume to vince@techedgerecruiting.com with contact info and you will be contacted immediately.


Cloud Security Engineer

US Citizenship required for this permanent position

based in Burlington, MA

My client is growing and is looking for a Senior/Principal Cloud Security Engineer to develop, maintain and enhance security of their (SaaS) offering. You will take a lead role to design, develop, test, and deploy infrastructure security solutions, and direct requirements /assist in developing application security features. This is a high visibility position offering significant career growth to the right candidate as this company continues to scale it’s global business.

Some responsibilities include:
•Network and host security for the company’s multi-tenant Linux HPC facility, encompassing all areas of user access, application design, host configuration and network setup
•Maintenance and administration of monitoring & security devices (IDS, firewall) for our product and global corporate network.
•Rapid response to identified security related events and known vulnerabilities
•Automation of security testing, monitoring, notification, and response
•Direct requirements and test application security
•Manage projects for new security infrastructure or changes to architecture
•Create / maintain appropriate security policy documentation and reports
•Manage 3rd party security services and auditors
•Provide regular security reports / recommendations to executive management

Qualifications:
•Bachelor’s Information Technology, CIS, CSIT, Cyber Security or related field preferred, or equivalent experience
•5+ years experience in the Information Technology industry
•Significant hands-on experience administering secure Linux systems
•Experience maintaining security of a privately hosted SaaS web site
•Team player with strong English communication skills
•High degree of initiative, drive, and dependability
•Experience managing multiple, simultaneous, significant projects and initiatives
•Demonstrated success; ability to work independently in a rapidly evolving, fast paced environment

Additional Qualifications (Optional) :
Experience with one or more is considered a plus:
•Experience building and managing security policies
•Senior vendor neutral security certification (e.g., CISSP, CISM)
•Experience executing manual penetration tests
•Experience with SOC Type 2 and ISO 27000 standards compliance
•Knowledge and experience with Cloud Security Alliance (CSA)
•Ability to effectively manage software vendors and MSSP (Managed Security Services Providers)
•Knowledge and experience with some of the following is desirable:
•Task Automation (e.g. Bash/CSH, Python, Perl, etc.)
•Directory Services (LDAP)
•Data Security Technologies (SSL, RSA SecurID, Encryption)

Very competitive base salary plus stock and a comprehensive benefits package.

If interested and more importantly qualified, please send your updated resume to vince@techedgerecruiting.com with contact info and you will be contacted immediately.

Unfortunately, Visa sponsorship or transfer NOT available for this role.


Sr. or Principal Software Engineer-C++

location: Burlington, MA

My client is experiencing exciting company growth and is looking to hire exceptional SW Engineers to help them grow with their strong programming skills in C++ and in a scripting language such as Python to work on new product development within a small team.

In this position, you will have the opportunity to:

Own the design and development of features from beginning to end, Use a variety of technologies to implement your designs ranging from databases to graphical user interfaces (GUI), and use contemporary software methodologies such as Agile Development to implement your designs.

We are particularly interested in candidates that have a background developing interactive graphical programs for engineering or scientific applications.

Responsibilities for this position include working with our Customers, Engineers, and Program Managers to design and implement solutions that help engineers assimilate the results of complex multi-discipline simulations

Job Requirements:

BS or MS in Computer Science or equivalent

5+ years experience designing/developing complex client commercial software systems

Sound programming skills using C++ and Object Oriented Programming

Experience designing and implementing graphical user interfaces using a high-level toolkit such as Qt, wxWidgets, or MFC

Intellectual curiosity – regardless of your background, you will enjoy the opportunity to continually learn new technologies and problem domains

Strong problem-solving skills, ability to thrive in a fast-paced, challenging environment and a strong desire to learn

Strong English written/verbal communication skills, good presentation skills and the ability to write technical specifications

Strong organizational skills

Able to handle multiple tasks/multiple projects simultaneously

Valuable Additional Skills and Experience :

Experience with current software development methodologies such as Design Patterns and UML.

Experience with one or more high-level interpreted languages such as Python, C# and Ruby

Development experience for both Windows and Linux-based platforms

Familiarity with mechanical CAD or CAE applications

This position can pay a very competitive base salary plus stock and excellent comprehensive benefits package.

Our work environment is informal, collaborative, and supportive of individual growth in talent and leadership. If you are an ambitious team player with keen technical skills and a desire to continue learning new technologies, while working in a fast paced environment, this may be the place for you.

If interested and more importantly qualified, please send your updated resume with contact info to vince@techedgerecruiting.com and you will be contacted immediately.

Unfortunately, Visa Sponsorship or transfer not available for this role.


Unix Systems Administrator-Solaris

*This is a perm position with a growing company located north of Boston, MA. Lot’s of exciting projects going on and a great work environment!

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Summary:

Provides varying levels of support for all aspects of our environment to include computer hardware, software, phone systems and communication devices. Assists staff in resolving desktop and infrastructure technical issues and provides courteous and knowledgeable assistance with questions. Provides first level support for the infrastructure group, including research and resolution for technical issues, maintenance and troubleshooting and repair technical infrastructure components including desktop/server hardware and software, operating systems and applications/office systems by performing the following duties.

Knowledge, Skills and Other Abilities :

•5-10 plus years administrative experience with the Windows and Solaris operating systems

•Unix Shell scripting development and maintenance

•5-10 years experience working with Oracle Server versions 9-11g

•Experience with Cisco ASA Firewalls would be a plus

•Experience with configuration and operation of network services (DNS, NAT, proxy)

•Ability to lift and carry computers and computer monitors•Ability to plan well and prioritize work

•6–10 years experience providing infrastructure, help desk or IT support

•Experience in Outlook Exchange configuration/maintenance a plus

•3 plus years experience in troubleshooting and providing solutions to issues within the Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite

•Strong technical knowledge and troubleshooting skills are imperative

•Working knowledge of fundamental operations of relevant software, hardware and other equipment

•Exposure to help desk applications

•Resourceful, flexible, high energy, assertive with the ability to inspire and support others

•Demonstrated focus on customer service

•Strong verbal and written communication skills

•Good people and interpersonal skills to build effective relationships with all organizational levels

Education/Experience:

Bachelor’s degree (B. A. / B. S.) from four-year college or university from accredited institution with concentration in computer science or closely related field of study; eight to ten years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

This position offers a very competitive base salary plus bonus and benefits.

If interested and more importantly qualified, send your updated resume with contact info to vince@techedgerecruiting.com and you will be contacted immediately.

Unfortunately Visa sponsorship or transfer not available for this position.


Technical Account Coordinator/Manager

My client is a highly successful and growing company that is # 1 in their space. A great place to work where collaboration is fostered. This is a perm position.

based in Andover, MA

Overview

The Technical Account Manager is responsible for effectively managing relationships for one or more Premier Market clients and is considered to be a senior member of the staff. You would play a role in defining company policies, procedures, and the strategic direction of our product offering. As such, you would serve as an advocate for our company.

You will need to possess a deep understanding of the capabilities of our service/software offerings and work closely with clients to define and document business requirements/specifications that are clear and comprehensive. You collaborates with the technical services delivery group when implementing client customization requests.

You would also be responsible for the timely and accurate resolution of all operational issues and client commitments. This includes, but is not limited to check processing, phone support, email support, client mailings, and product functionality requests. You may be assigned one or more Account Coordinators to assist in managing operational functions for his/her Premier client(s). In this case, you may be responsible for training assigned AC’s to ensure task execution is timely and accurate.

Responsibilities

Primary contact for client inquiries

Primary client contact to address/resolve operational and support issues

Executes standard software configurations with clients

Manages new client/program implementations ensuring agreed upon timelines/deliverables are met

Ensures client satisfaction by cultivating and building successful relationships with clients

Coordinates issue resolution with appropriate internal department contacts

Provides updates to appropriate parties regarding issue resolution

Educates clients of feature/functions available to them

Provides expertise and training to clients for newly introduced standard feature functions

Manages client expectations related to service and software deliverables

May suggest new or enhanced procedures that improve operational efficiency

Provides learning opportunities for less senior AC’s

Leverages the capabilities of the software to provide workable solutions to client’s business requirements

Comprehensively defines business requirements for all custom client functionality (e.g., reports, portlets, functions)

Has a comprehensive understanding of the capabilities, limitations, and future direction of all our software and service offerings

Leverages the capabilities of the software to provide workable solutions to client’s business requirements

Identifies and recommends new revenue producing products and services

Provides input into establishing priorities for product enhancement requests

Required Skills

3 – 7 Years of experience in technical account management

Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Business Management, or Mathematics

Deep background in senior relationship management role in a SaaS company

Understanding and experience in Waterfall and Agile development methodologies

Experience using ticket/issue tracking software (e.g. Jira, Axosoft, FogBugz)

Ability to develop multi-unit project plans including forecasting and budgeting

High understanding of Microsoft Project and Microsoft Excel

High level of technical aptitude and the ability to think critically with technology

Past experience working in relational databases

Highly proficient in time management skills

Adept at multi-tasking with success and confidence

Ability to work effectively individually and collaboratively with team

Strong leadership and mentoring skills

Desired Skills

Project management experience

SQL skills using SQL+ or SQL Developer

Front end coding skills (HTML, CSS, JavaScript, jQuery)

Ability to define and document business requirements

This company will offer a very competitive base salary plus bonus and great comprehensive benefits package.

If interested and more importantly qualified, please email an updated resume with your contact info to vince@techedgerecruiting.com and you will be contacted immediately.

Unfortunately, Visa sponsorship or transfer not available for this position.


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