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Software Architect-Java-hosted application services

My client is growing and has an immediate need for a perm Java Software Architect to help them evolve their suite of world-class enterprise management products. You will need to be able to work in the USA without restrictions.


My client is experiencing record growth and is looking for high-energy professionals who can enhance our organization. If you possess the skills and the desire to be part of a team dedicated to industry leadership, we’d like to hear from you.


This role as a Software Architect would be focusing on our hosted application platforms that support all our back office operations for us and our clients. This position is responsible for collaborating with other architects and technical leads to develop the technical direction for systems across the enterprise as well as responsible for the technical evolution of client’s systems as the company continues to develop new technologies. This individual will also coordinate efforts of Web Development with Development Teams foreign and domestic,  and may/will oversee all product development efforts throughout the SDLC for our  Mobile Application Suite for Android and IOS. We are looking for someone who is innovative, visionary, and results-oriented and who can take ownership projects and drive them to completion.


  • Communicate technical direction and vision to all levels of management and technical staff.
  • Perform analyses of requirements to design, document, and communicate technical implementations of those requirements. This design includes the physical environment as well as the software and data architecture as well as may involve modification of existing systems and/or the creation of new systems.
  • Collaborate with the technical leads responsible for establishing software development standards that support the technical vision.
  • Communicate extensively with members of project teams regarding status, options, and issues related to the technical aspects of systems under development.
  • Provide architecture and technical leadership to the development team.
  • Serve as technical leader and resource by providing direction and assistance to technical leads and developers for data design, technical design, and development as needed.
  • Evaluate and recommend enhancements to improve quality of products and/or procedures.
  • Support a variety of other duties including maintenance; troubleshooting; technical design, coding and testing.
  • Collaborate, coordinate, and communicate across disciplines and departments.
  • Participate in release planning, establishing milestones and driving the delivery of the release as defined in the roadmap


  • Bachelors Degree in 4 year program (preferably with a concentration in Computer Science or other technical program)
  • Must have 8+ years of experience in Java
  • Must have proven experience with JMS, Spring, REST, CXF, JSON, HTML5, JQuery, ajax, JSP, CSS, JDBC, i/my batis, XML, JavaScript, CSS, hazelcast, SSO, LDAP, Junit, ANT, Maven,
  • Experience with providing highly available architectures
  • Experience with leading development teams
  • Experience with project management
  • Must have exceptional analytical skills and strong communication skills (both written and verbal).
  • Must be able to demonstrate a clear and organized approach to solving complex problems.
  • Must be able to balance hands-on R&D with thought leadership
  • Experiences with mobile application development for IOS and Android ( Xamarin, jquery) a plus

Preferred experience:

  • Experience architecting enterprise-class business intelligence solutions in a commercial environment.
  • Experience working with distributed teams or 3rd party development partners
  • Strong work ethic with ability to succeed in a minimally structured environment.
  • Flexible, resourceful, and creative in approach.

This position can pay a base salary up to 160K + or – DOE plus bonus and an excellent comprehensive benefits package.

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

Unfortunately, Visa sponsorship or transfer NOT available for this role


Sr. SQL Business Intelligence Developer/Analyst

This is a perm position located in the greater Boston, MA area. My client is growing and looking for the following:

The Business Intelligence – Sr Developer is responsible for the on-going analysis, development, and implementation of Business Intelligence deliverables, based on the Microsoft Business Intelligence technology stack.

Essential Position Responsibilities:
•Develop ETL procedures using SSIS
•Develop standard reports using SSRS
•Develop Tabular models using SSAS
•Unit testing and Data Quality analysis
•Follow our Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC) for Requirements, Design, and Implementation.
•Provide Performance Analysis and Tuning
•Plan and complete projects within established schedules and milestones, and budget.
•Test systems and applications to ascertain the effectiveness of changes, including regression testing.
•Keep current with Business Intelligence best practices and operational requirements.
•Provide system and application support along with other members of the programming staff, both during and outside of office hours.
•Prepare documentation of coded programs, applications, and systems.
•Recommend solutions to Business Intelligence problems and opportunities.
•Understanding of relevant business processes and applications.

Essential Skills & Experience:
•Expert level knowledge of:
SQL Server 2012+
Complex T-SQL /  Stored Procedures
SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS)
SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS)
SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
Data Warehouse &  Architecture  modeling
Microsoft BSIM for Tabular Modeling
ETL Concepts and design
SQL Query Tuning
Kimball Design Methodology
• Ability to apply critical thinking approach to problems and opportunities
• Understanding of system design best practices.
• Knowledge of Microsoft office products.

Additional Qualifications and Skills would be nice:
• MS SharePoint BI Integration
• MS Team Foundation Server
• MS .Net programming
• MS PowerView  & PowerPivot
• Retail and Direct to Consumer/Catalog/Ecommerce Industry Experience
• SQL Server Database performance tuning concepts

Education / Experience / Certification:
• 4 Year Degree in Computer Science
Microsoft Certification(s) in Business Intelligence
• 5 – 7 Years Experience Delivering BI Solutions using the Microsoft Technologies above.

Very competitive base salary plus excellent benefits.

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

Unfortunately Visa sponsorship or transfer NOT available for this role.

Ideally a local candidate is preferred, but relocation is possible for the right candidate

Principal Business Intelligence Programmer Analyst- up to 130K plus bonus- north of Boston


The Sr. Analyst is involved in all stages of the system development life cycle.  Focusing on Data Warehouse design and development as well as data quality, the analyst performs dimensional analysis of user requires to stage and load data from multiple different source systems.  In addition, the analyst provides technical leadership for the BI team, addressing issues including the design and development of new BI solutions, integrating new data with the existing Data Warehouse environment.  The desired candidate is an expert in Informatica, Dimensional Design and Metadata Management, and experienced in using multiple different Business Intelligence solutions.


The successful candidate will create, deploy and maintain data warehouse and business intelligence solutions using one of the industry-leading BI toolsets: Oracle BI (OBI-EE) and Informatica ETL.  Using a  thorough understanding of data warehouse principles and dimensional design,  you will replace the existing Business Objects reporting environment with Oracle BI Analytical Applications.


•Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related and at least 10 years of experience creating, deploying and maintaining data warehouse and business intelligence solutions using one of the industry-leading BI toolsets.

•At least 5 years work experience using both Oracle BI (OBI-EE) and Informatica ETL tools is ideal.

•A thorough understanding of data warehouse principles and dimensional design is also expected.

•Prior work with any of the Oracle BI Analytical Applications is strongly preferred; exposure to Business Objects is also a plus.

•Communications skills – demonstrated able to work with technical and non-technical staff effectively is critical

•Oracle BI Answers and Dashboards

•Oracle BI Repository Administration and Catalog Administration

•Informatica Development – mappings, workflows

•Deploying/customizing Oracle Financial Analytics, Project Analytics, HR Analytics

•Data warehouse – dimensional design and development, data marts, OLAP

•Very strong SQL skills using Oracle and SQL Server databases

•Ability to diagnose and troubleshoot problems with reports and ETL processes

•Experience in all phases of the BI project life cycle

•Experience sourcing data from Oracle e-Business Suite

•Exposure to OLAP (Essbase or SQL Server OLAP) a plus!

•Exposure to Scopus and SalesLogix also a plus.

If qualified and interested send updated resume with contact info to vince@techedgerecruiting.com

Visa sponsorship or transfer not available for this role

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