Applications Developer – Intermediate – 25355

Our Banking Client in Toronto, ON is looking to hire an Application Developer for a 6+ months of contract role with possibility of extension

As an Application Developer, the candidate  is responsible to to design, develop & implement an ETL application using MS SQL database and Alteryx for data preparation to support business requirements for our PMO

Job Responsibilities:

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Analyze highly complex business requirements and generate technical specifications to design or redesign complex software components and applications, including a low complexity database
  • Act as an expert technical resource for modeling, simulation and analysis efforts.
  • Act as an expert technical resource to assist team mates in putting MS SQL to real-life experience.
  • 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.
  • Provide detailed technical designs and development of applications using existing and emerging technology platforms.
  • Convert specifications about business requirements into programming instructions.
  • Creates net new views, tables, processes, reports etc.; depending on our requirements
  • Executes queries to pull data and run reports on a daily, weekly, biweekly, and monthly basis
  • Design, builds and schedules database backups and restoration processes
  • Conduct impact analysis, and analysis of organizational needs and goals, for development and implementation of application systems.
  • Develop, review, analyze, and modify programming systems, including encoding, testing, debugging and installing for a large-scale system.
  • Investigate options and make recommendations for a new User Interface (GUI) solution
  • Provide support for existing production applications, and recommend opportunities for enhancements.
  • 70-80% of the time will be allocated to design, build, test, implement & document and 20-30% of the time helping teammates learn.

What Project Will the Contractor Be Working On: This role will be supporting the design and development of an ETL application for data preparation to be used within the SPPD PMO

Who Will the Contractor Be Working with on a Daily Basis: They will be working with members of SPPD as necessary, as well as other areas of Technology Operations (TO) as required.

Employee Value Proposition (EVP): This is an opportunity to design and build a small but important high-visibility application which will be used for analytics and management reporting.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in a technical field such as computer science, computer engineering or related field required.
  • Extensive knowledge of and experience with a variety of specific tools and toolkits for development and support of applications.
  • Knowledge of major tasks, deliverables, formal methodologies and disciplines for delivering new or enhanced applications.
  • Hands on experience in designing, developing and successful deployment of large scale projects from end-to-end.

Must-Have Skills/Experience:

  • 4+ years of experience in application development
  • Strong experience with MS SQL design and development
  • Strong experience Alteryx design and development (or a similar/equivalent technology)
  • Experience following both iterative and Agile SDLC

Nice to Have:

  • Alteryx-specific experience is highly preferred
  • Project Management Office (PMO) experience is highly preferred
  • Tableau, MS Access, and SharePoint experience preferred
  • Banking/Financial Experience

Soft Skills:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Problem-solving skills, customer service and interpersonal skills
  • Team Player

 

ABOUT IAN MARTIN:

Looking for Meaningful Work? We can help.

If you're a technical professional, you know that it can be difficult to find fulfilling work that advances your career. At the Ian Martin Group, we exist to connect professionals like you with meaningful work at industry-leading companies in your field. And we walk the walk, too: as a Certified B Corporation, we believe in using business as a force for good for people, our communities, and the environment.

We value diversity and inclusion and encourage all qualified people to apply. If we can make this easier through accommodation in the recruitment process, please contact us at recruit@ianmartin.com. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.”

 

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Scrum Master – 25515

Our Banking Client in Toronto, ON is looking to hire a Scrum Master for a 6+ months of contract role with possibility of extension

As a Scrum Master, the candidate  is responsible to work on  Virtual Machine (VA) Project. The project seeks to set up brand new automated area within ServiceNow. A virtual agent will be configured, built, and installed a to provide automated customer service and direct customers to the correct department.

Job Responsibilities:

Daily Job Duties/Activities:  

· Educate, coach, and mentor team on Agile/Scrum best practices · Support and educate the Product Owner · Facilitate key Agile/Scrum rituals including Sprint Planning, Daily Scrums, Sprint Reviews and Retrospective Meetings · Facilitate scrum process for projects involving 3 – 4 departments.

· Promote Agile/Scrum values and support teams transformation to Agile/Scrum work practices · Holds team accountable for the achievement of release objectives and commitments to stakeholders · Analyze current processes and work with team to implement improvements that optimize productivity and maximize business value · Enforces team rules and protects the team from influence of alternate deviation or impediment · Provide advice and feedback on how to execute Agile/Scrum methods · Improving transparency across the organization and assisting with communication · Ensure deliverables are achieved on time and within budget by identifying and removing impediments for the team · Encourage organizational learning and transparency by communicating team objectives and progress cross functionally Create a positive work environment and be an effective role model by championing Client’s mission, vision and values

MUST HAVES:

· Certified Scrum Master (CSM)

· 3+ years of experience as a Scrum Master

· 1 year of experience with JIRA

· Thorough understanding of Agile/Scrum processes, roles, and practices

· IT Bachelor’s degree

NICE TO HAVE:

· Exposure to Service Now

· Experience in an IT setting

· Finance experience

 

Soft Skills

· Excellent written and verbal communication skills · Self-motivated and able to work independently with minimal supervision · Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to encourage, motivate and guide team and instill collaboration amongst the Scrum Team · Strong relationship management skills to balance demands of various stakeholders, while also being approachable and assertive Ability to work well with not only Scrum Team but with Stakeholders, and Product Team to understand the Product vision/goals/objectives

 

ABOUT IAN MARTIN:

Looking for Meaningful Work? We can help.

If you're a technical professional, you know that it can be difficult to find fulfilling work that advances your career. At the Ian Martin Group, we exist to connect professionals like you with meaningful work at industry-leading companies in your field. And we walk the walk, too: as a Certified B Corporation, we believe in using business as a force for good for people, our communities, and the environment.

We value diversity and inclusion and encourage all qualified people to apply. If we can make this easier through accommodation in the recruitment process, please contact us at recruit@ianmartin.com. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.”

 

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IT – Systems Engineer – Specialist – 24446

Our Banking client in Toronto, ON is looking to hire a  Systems Engineer- Specialist for 12 months of contract role.

As a Systems Engineer- Specialist is responsible for supporting the roll out of Skype for Business Enterprise Voice to approximately 15,000 end-users

Job Description:

Summary:

The Banking client is a Collaboration Engineering team is a team of subject matter experts responsible for the design, build and support (L3) of messaging and collaboration services such as Microsoft Exchange 2010 / Exchange Online, Skype for Business 2015 (with Enterprise Voice), SharePoint 2013 / SharePoint Online, Teams, and Message Archiving.  The team works closely with Solution Design, Architecture, Security, Operations and Service & Platform Management teams to ensure services are well defined, adhere to design and security best practices, and provide a consistent experience to our end users.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Daily duties will evolve over time but will be focused around the following tasks
  • Skype for Business upgrade/migration (moving from Lync to Skype for Business)
  • Solutions design, build, and testing
  • Documentation of steps on how to implement in other environments
  • Provide level 3 support with Skype voice technologies when needed
  • Escalate issues to Microsoft when required
  • Identify opportunities for improvements to the system with focus on stability.

Must-Have Skills/Experience:

  • 5+ years of experience with voice engineering and architecture with a focus on Unified Communications technologies such as Skype
  • Extensive Skype for Business experience and subject matter expertise.
  • Experience with major enterprise Skype for Business initiatives such as performing a major rollout, including experience with deploying and configuring
  • Enterprise voice telephony integration with Skype for Business 2015 on-premise, as well as Skype for Business Online
  • Voice integration with either an Oracle or Cisco platform
  • Experience working with Skype in a multi-domain Active Directory and Office 365 hybrid mode environment

Nice to Have:

  • Client end-point configuration and troubleshooting experience. Able to trace from endpoint back to infrastructure to identify issues.
  • Experience with Enterprise Archive and Data Capture solutions

Soft Skills:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Problem-solving skills, customer service and interpersonal skills

ABOUT IAN MARTIN:

Looking for Meaningful Work? We can help.

If you're a technical professional, you know that it can be difficult to find fulfilling work that advances your career. At the Ian Martin Group, we exist to connect professionals like you with meaningful work at industry-leading companies in your field. And we walk the walk, too: as a Certified B Corporation, we believe in using business as a force for good for people, our communities, and the environment.

We value diversity and inclusion and encourage all qualified people to apply. If we can make this easier through accommodation in the recruitment process, please contact us at recruit@ianmartin.com. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.”

 

 

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IT – Business Systems Analyst – Intermediate – 25004

Our Banking Client in Toronto, ON is looking to hire a ServiceNow Business Analyst for a 6+ months of contract role with possibility of conversion to Fulltime.

As a ServiceNow Business Analyst, He/she is responsible to work with the Enterprise Service Management team, the Enterprise Automation Team, developers, QAs, and other groups/teams as-needed

Job Responsibilities:

• Works with key stakeholders within all business functions to align technology solutions with business strategies.

• Gathers requirements from business units and translates those to programmers and developers.

• Prepares cost-benefit and return-on-investment analyses to aid in decisions on system implementation.

• Demonstrates an informed knowledge of business functions to resolve problems and capitalize on improvement opportunities.

• Supports one or more highly complex business processes.

• Works on multiple projects as a project team member.

• Serves as a liaison between the business community and the IT organization in order to provide technical solutions to meet user needs.

• Formulate system scope and objectives, and validate the developed requirements, testing, training and implementation of applications.

• Assist internal business groups on process improvement projects.

• Provide technical guidance concerning business implications of application development projects..

Must-Have Skills/Experience:

•3+ years of BA experience in delivering ServiceNow initiatives through gathering requirements to create New and update Existing Service Now Catalog Items

•Expert knowledge within ServiceNow workflow/modules (at least one of the following: Incident, Change, Knowledge, Problem Management)

•Strong BA / BSA expertise (4+ years) exercising standard BABOK practices (delivering BRD, SRD, Use Cases, Requirements Traceability Matrix, etc.)

•Strong (min 2 years) Waterfall, Agile or (Waterfall and Agile) hybrid delivery

•Strong experience with Process & System Flows/Data Modelling

•Strong experience implementing Data requirements and Data Migrations

•ServiceNow ITSM Implementation experience

 

Nice to Have:

•User Interface Diagram (UID) / Prototyping

•System Integration initiatives experience

 

ABOUT IAN MARTIN:

Looking for Meaningful Work? We can help.

If you're a technical professional, you know that it can be difficult to find fulfilling work that advances your career. At the Ian Martin Group, we exist to connect professionals like you with meaningful work at industry-leading companies in your field. And we walk the walk, too: as a Certified B Corporation, we believe in using business as a force for good for people, our communities, and the environment.

We value diversity and inclusion and encourage all qualified people to apply. If we can make this easier through accommodation in the recruitment process, please contact us at recruit@ianmartin.com. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.”

 

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Business Analyst – BNSJP00012231

Our Banking Client in Toronto, ON is looking to hire a Business Analyst for a 6+ month contract with high possibility to covert as Full time.

As a Business Analyst, He/she is responsible to work in a true agile environment that is ever changing with the growing IT world. Adaptability and exposure to various stakeholders will give this candidate much added value to large cloud projects.

Job Description:

Typical Day in Role

  • Works with key stakeholders within all business functions to align technology solutions with business strategies
  • Gathers requirements from business units and translates those to programmers and developers
  • Prepares cost-benefit and return-on-investment analyses to aid in decisions on system implementation
  • Demonstrates an informed knowledge of business functions to resolve problems and capitalize on improvement opportunities
  • Supports one or more highly complex business processes
  • Serves as a liaison between the business community and the IT organization in order to provide technical solutions to meet user needs

Candidate Requirements/Must Have Skills:

  • 5 + years’ Business Analyst experience working within Financial Sector
  • Excellent presentation, writing and oral skills
  • Strong understanding of data mining tools – specifically to data projects and data lineage knowledge
  • 2 + years’ experience with Agile projects – strong knowledge of Confluence
  • Knowledge of Cloud data – GSP OR Microsoft Azure OR similar cloud technology

 

Nice-To-Have Skills:

  • Previous banking experience is a plus
  • PMP is a strong plus, but not required
  • CMMI membership is a strong plus, but not required 

 

Looking for Meaningful Work? We can help.

If you're a technical professional, you know that it can be difficult to find fulfilling work that advances your career. At the Ian Martin Group, we exist to connect professionals like you with meaningful work at industry-leading companies in your field. And we walk the walk, too: as a Certified B Corporation, we believe in using business as a force for good for people, our communities, and the environment.

We value diversity and inclusion and encourage all qualified people to apply. If we can make this easier through accommodation in the recruitment process, please contact us at recruit@ianmartin.com. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.”

 

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Contract Analyst 2

Our banking client in Toronto, ON is looking to hire a Contract Analyst for a 3 months of contract role with high chance of extension.

Contract Analyst is responsible for negotiating contracts with the customer or bidder.

 Responsibilities/Job Description:

  • Requests or approves amendments to or extensions of contracts. 
  • Verbal and written communication skills, attention to detail, negotiation contract skills and interpersonal skills. 
  • Knowledge of procurement concepts
  • Previous experience with computer applications, such as Microsoft Word and Excel. 
  • Need to be very comfortable with Word and need to have worked on contracts before.
  • Knowledge of supply chain management preferred but not required.

ABOUT IAN MARTIN:

Looking for Meaningful Work? We can help.

If you're a technical professional, you know that it can be difficult to find fulfilling work that advances your career. At the Ian Martin Group, we exist to connect professionals like you with meaningful work at industry-leading companies in your field. And we walk the walk, too: as a Certified B Corporation, we believe in using business as a force for good for people, our communities, and the environment.

We value diversity and inclusion and encourage all qualified people to apply. If we can make this easier through accommodation in the recruitment process, please contact us at recruit@ianmartin.com. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.”

 

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Cloud Data Engineer – BNSJP00011160

Our Banking Client in Toronto, ON is looking to hire a Cloud Data Engineer for a six month contract with high possibility of extension.

As a Cloud Data Engineer,  responsible to design and implement the enterprise level data initiatives for the Client. As a Cloud Data Engineer within EDS, your primary job is to engage in a variety of data analysis and development activities that contribute to the design and development of enterprise level data repositories for enablement of AI, Machine Learning and data analytic
 

Job Description:

Candidate Value Proposition:

The successful candidates will have the opportunity to work with cutting edge Google Cloud technologies and will have the opportunity to learn while working with intelligent colleagues, well experienced in data management.

Typical Day in Role:

  • Conducting data profiling to understand source data structure and contents including data granularity, data format and data volume.
  • Performing data analysis to drive the target data architecture
  • Creating data curation specifications based the target architecture
  • Development of data transformation/loading pipeline according to the data curation specification
  • Work closely with the Business Analyst, Developers and QAs

Candidate Requirements/Must-Have Skills:

  • Highly proficient in SQL (3+ years of experience)
  • Fundamental knowledge on RDBMS, CLOUD and Big Data technologies
  • Familiarity in data wrangling techniques
  • Strong Python or Java Programming skills
  • Familiarity with Objected Oriented Design and Development methodologies
  • Knowledge of Analytical tools such as R/SAS
  • Knowledge of BI tools such as PowerBI/Tableau, etc.
  • Exposure to CI/CD tool sets such as Bitbucket, Jenkins etc. and to Cloud technologies
  • Familiarity with Agile development
  • Good Communication skills

Nice-to-Have Skills:

  • Experience working in data warehouse environment
  • Fi/Banking Industry experience.

 

Looking for Meaningful Work? We can help.

If you're a technical professional, you know that it can be difficult to find fulfilling work that advances your career. At the Ian Martin Group, we exist to connect professionals like you with meaningful work at industry-leading companies in your field. And we walk the walk, too: as a Certified B Corporation, we believe in using business as a force for good for people, our communities, and the environment.

We value diversity and inclusion and encourage all qualified people to apply. If we can make this easier through accommodation in the recruitment process, please contact us at recruit@ianmartin.com. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

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Graphic Designer – 16531

We have an immediate opening for a Graphic Designer  for a six-month assignment in Toronto, Ontario.

If you have the following skills, connect with us.

Skills:

  •  2-3+ years of experience in visual design.
  •  Portfolio of part work required.
  •  Experience with Adobe Creative Suite
  •  Experience with a mix of digital media, mobile, print, and other media types.
  •  Must-have an interest in finance/investing.

Looking for Meaningful Work? We can help.            

If you're a technical professional, you know that it can be difficult to find fulfilling work that advances your career. At the Ian Martin Group, we exist to connect professionals like you with meaningful work at industry-leading companies in your field. And we walk the walk, too: as a Certified B Corporation, we believe in using business as a force for good for people, our communities, and the environment.

We value diversity and inclusion and encourage all qualified people to apply. If we can make this easier through accommodation in the recruitment process, please contact us at recruit@ianmartin.com. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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