<![CDATA[blueStone Staffing: jobboards]]> http://JOBS.BLUESTONESTAFFING.COM/ en-us <![CDATA[Enterprise Architect]]> Our Client, located in Chicago, IL is a leader in materials distribution.  They are a billion-dollar company offering a very competitive compensation package.  They are seeking a Enterprise Architect  to join their team.

Responsibilities   
  • Lead the development of the enterprise framework and related artifacts, governance, and process
  • Create an enterprise-wide architecture that ensures systems are scalable, reliable, and manageable
  • Develop trust and build effective working relationships through respectful, collaborative engagement across business and IT

Qualifications
  • Candidate should understand enterprise solutions and should be strong in documentation in terms of technical solutions.
  • Exhibits high energy, strategic thinking, collaboration, direct communication and results orientation
  • TOGAF Framework expereince
  • MuleSoft Integration experience
  • Bachelor’ s degree in Computer Science or comparable work experience

Please send resumes to amanda.diaz@bluestonestaffing.com
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Fri, 13 Apr 2018 00:00:00 CDT 0
<![CDATA[Java Developer (Jr-Mid)]]> Our client, a well-respected educational institution in the Richmond, Virginia area is growing their development team, and is adding several Mid-level Java Developers on a contract-to-hire basis.  This team will be initially focused on a new project for their course registration system.

Responsibilities
  • Maintain and enhance existing solutions using Java 8 with Spring and Gradle
  • Work in an agile fashion to develop, estimate, test, and maintain applications
  • Work directly with business stakeholders to understand requirements and communicate progress

Qualifications
  • 2+ years of experience in Java development
  • Solid experience with Spring and Spring Boot
  • Gradle

Please email resumes to: maggie.larabee@bluestonestaffing.com
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Fri, 13 Apr 2018 00:00:00 CDT 0
<![CDATA[Senior Systems Engineer]]> Our client, a $MM global leader in the retail vertical, is seeking your expertise as a Sr. Systems Engineer, to help design and build their next generation infrastructure. As the Senior Systems Engineer, you will enhance and extend the capabilities of their current infrastructure to accommodate their future growth and leverage new technologies to improve reliability and scale for their Omni-channel, eCommerce business, and recommend solutions to issues that arise.

Responsibilities
  • Interact with business and other IT teams to answer questions, resolve problems and address requests with a superior level of technical support.
  • Excellent analytical and problem- solving skills including root-cause analysis.
  • Ability to work efficiently on multiple projects.
  • Work with solution architect to develop technology strategies and roadmaps.

Qualifications
  • Senior position, minimum 7 – 10 years of experience in large enterprise preferred.
  • 5+ years of proven work on Microsoft Servers and Domains. Server 2008/2012/2016.
  • 5+ years of proven virtualization experience. VMware, Citrix XenApp/XenDesktop, VDI.
  • Experience with Storage Area Networks and Network Attached Storage.
  • Experience working with both Enterprise System tools & processes, and Service Level Management tools & processes – Server and Application Monitoring, Service Mapping, Event Correlation, Operations Orchestration and Automation, Configuration (CMDB), Asset Discovery, Infrastructure Test and Release, and Financial Management. Nagios, Solar Winds, Dynatrace, Service Now.

If you are looking for your next career move, then contact me at 847-440-2451 or  email me at nadine.stangas@bluestonerecruiting.com.
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Fri, 13 Apr 2018 00:00:00 CDT 0
<![CDATA[Application Developer]]> Our Client, located in Chicago, IL is a leader in materials distribution.  They are a billion-dollar company offering a very competitive compensation package.  They are seeking an Application Developer to join their team.  The Application Developer will implement and support solutions using Microsoft SQL Server (SQL).
 

Responsibilities
  • Implement and support solutions using SQL (Microsoft SQL Server), Stored Procedures, PHP, .NET, JavaScript, JSON
  •   Conceive and build unit testable solutions for our applications
  • Work in an agile fashion to develop, estimate, test, and maintain our applications, while collaborating with team members on product backlog grooming, sprint planning, execution, review, and retrospective

Qualifications
  • 4+ years with relational databases like SQL Server (NoSQL experience a plus)
  • 4+ years with PHP, .NET, JavaScript

 

Email resumes to Cheryl.fisher@bluestonestaffing.com
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Fri, 13 Apr 2018 00:00:00 CDT 0
<![CDATA[Java Developer]]> Join a global manufacturing company in the Greenville, SC area  as a Java Developer. Our client is looking for an experienced Java Developer to join their team.  This is a contract to hire opportunity!

The Java Developer will develop quality code, test, participate in code walk throughs, support implementation, and solve technical issues quickly and accurately.

Responsibilities
  • Support project deliverables from a technical perspective.
  • Ensure that technical documentation and technical artifacts are accurately prepared, maintained, and cataloged.
  • Construct a technical specification document and component-level design that is re-usable, efficient, and enables the stated business goals.

Qualifications
  • 1-3 years of Java Development experience
  • 1+ year of Web Service experience
  • 1+ year of DB (Oracle or SQL Server) experience
  • Strong written and verbal communication, along with the ability to effectively collaborate
  • Bachelor’ s Degree in Information Technology (or similar)

Please send resumes to Amanda.Diaz@bluestonestaffing.com
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Wed, 11 Apr 2018 00:00:00 CDT 0
<![CDATA[Sr. Java Developer]]> Our client, a well-respected educational institution in the Richmond, Virginia area is growing their development team, and is adding several  Senior Java  Developers on a contract-to-hire basis.  This team will be initially focused on a new project for their course registration system.

Responsibilities
  • Maintain and enhance existing solutions using Java 8 with Spring and Gradle 
  • Work in an agile fashion to develop, estimate, test, and maintain applications
  • Work directly with business stakeholders to understand requirements and communicate progress

Qualifications
  • Java 8
  • Spring 4, Spring Boot
  • Gradle
  • Aurelia or  Angular 5 and TypeScript 
  • HTML/CSS/Javascript
  • Bootstrap
  • Atlassian Suite – i.e.   Jira, Confluence, Bamboo

 

Please send resumes to Maggie.larabee@bluestonestaffing.com
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Tue, 03 Apr 2018 00:00:00 CDT 0
<![CDATA[Java Developer]]> Our Client, located in Beloit, WI, is a leader in materials distribution.  They are a billion-dollar company offering a very competitive compensation package.  They are seeking a Java Developer to join their team.

Responsibilities   
  • Maintain and enhance existing solutions using Java EE with Spring and WebSphere 
  • Work in an agile fashion to develop, estimate, test, and maintain our applications
  • Work directly with business stakeholders to understand requirements and communicate progress

Qualifications
  • 10+ years with Java EE, WebSphere, and Spring
  • 10+ years with relational databases like DB2 and MS-SQL Server
  • 5+ years with web-centric technologies, such as HTML, CSS, and JavaScript
  • 5+ years with RESTful web services
  • Bachelor’ s degree in Computer Science or comparable work experience

Please send resumes to Amanda.Diaz@bluestonestaffing.com
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Mon, 02 Apr 2018 00:00:00 CDT 0
<![CDATA[Associate Security Analyst, Access Control]]> Our client, a global leader in the retail vertical, is seeking your expertise as an Associate Security Analyst, Access Control, to help facilitate customer security administration and access for our client’ s employees, vendors, contractors and external users. As an Associate Security Analyst, Access Control, you will ensure that customer requests for security access are completed in a timely manner, provide 2nd level technical support to the Service Desk, and perform ticket management. You will also provide proper security for the Local Area Networks, Remote Access, Windows Active Directory/Oracle, email and enterprise applications

Responsibilities
  • Ensure that access control is practiced according to security policies
  • Provision accounts according to documented procedures
  • Ensure confidentiality is maintained, including escalated sensitive accounts.
  • Work closely with Server and Deskside teams to resolve access issues and/or conflicts
  • Notify appropriate personnel of discrepancies, security breaches, suspicious activity, etc.

Qualifications

At least one (1) year of hands-on experience in one or more of the following areas:
  • Microsoft Active Directory
  • Enterprise Service Desk
  • Knowledge and understanding of: Access control lists, Least privilege
  • Cyber Security  principles and applications
  • An Associate’ s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or a related field (Substantial documented experience in the field of IT Access Control may be substituted for the degree requirement).

e-mail resumes to cheryl.fisher@bluestonestaffing.com
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Thu, 29 Mar 2018 00:00:00 CDT 0
<![CDATA[Project Manager]]> Do you want to be a part of a global nonprofit organization responsible for providing exceptional service in the IT industry? Our client is a multi-million-dollar company spanning across 100 countries. They are looking to add an experienced Project Manager to  their team.
 

Responsibilities
  • Controls projects through effective management of the project/program resources and schedules
  • Facilitates teams in the requirements gathering and planning of project and programs into project goals, deliverables, tasks and milestones
  • Facilitates teams in the identification and prioritization of project/program issues and risks and manages those issues and risks

Qualifications
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification
  • Experience having served as a project manager in cross functional projects/programs utilizing MS Project or other similar project tools.
  • Experience utilizing and managing outsource service provider resources on large scale projects.

 

Please email resumes to: Chris.Burgess@bluestonestaffing.com
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Wed, 28 Mar 2018 00:00:00 CDT 0
<![CDATA[QA Automation Analyst]]> Do you want to be a part of a global nonprofit organization responsible for providing exceptional service in the IT industry? Our client is a multi-million-dollar company spanning across 100 countries. They are looking to add an experienced QA Automation Analyst to join their team.
 

Responsibilities
  • Interface with business analysts to understand functional needs and analyze requirements in order to transform them into manual and automated test scripts.
  • Report, Track and produce bug reports
  • Work with developers and vendors to perform root-cause analysis and acceptance testing of the final deliverables

Qualifications
  • QA tools (Selenium, JMeter, LoadRunner)
  • Automation framework building automation scripts
  • Performance and Load testing

 

Please email resumes to: Catherine.Gilman@bluestonestaffing.com
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Wed, 28 Mar 2018 00:00:00 CDT 0
<![CDATA[Mobile Architect]]> Would you like to be a vital component in creating some of the world’ s newest and greatest technology? Our client is Fortune 10 with 215, 000+ employees spread across 396 facilities in more than 100 countries around the globe offering some of the most exciting careers in designing, engineering, and building the world’ s most advanced vehicles and personal mobility solutions.

  The Mobile Architect will be responsible for creating the technical strategy for the Autonomous Vehicle Ecosystem.

Responsibilities
  • Spend majority of time doing hands-on coding
  • Conduct code reviews and mentor junior members of the team
  • Drive consensus with peer group and through cross-functional teams to improve and support software
  • Ability to own and drive software architecture of a wide variety of complex systems from Infotainment through HTML to Analytics and Deep Learning

Qualifications
  • 10+ years of software development/ software architecture experience
  • Bachelor’ s degree in computer science or related technical field.
  • Experience with React Native
  • Experience with JavaScript

Please send resumes to Amanda.Diaz@blueStoneStaffing.com
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Thu, 22 Mar 2018 00:00:00 CDT 0
<![CDATA[Network Infrastructure Engineer]]> Would you like to be a vital component in creating some of the world' s newest and greatest technology? Our client is Fortune 10 with 215, 000+ employees spread across 396 facilities in more than 100 countries around the globe offering some of the most exciting careers in designing, engineering and building the world' s most advanced vehicles and personal mobility solutions.    Our client has a Network Infrastructure Engineer contract role available at their location in Detroit. 
 

Responsibilities
  • Facilities (access control, environmental conditioning, resource assignment/distribution, etc.)
  • Computing devices (desktops, notebooks, servers, mobile devices, etc.)
  • Network infrastructure (routers, firewalls, DNS servers, etc.)
  • Engineering peripherals (vehicles, test modules, scopes, etc.)
  • Operations support processes and procedures (documentation, support, and execution)

 

Qualifications

Experience with network infrastructure and OS profiling

10 or more years of experience with Linux, Cisco and Weblogic

 

Email resumes to cheryl.fisher@bluestonestaffing.com
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Tue, 20 Mar 2018 00:00:00 CDT 0
<![CDATA[Product Owner]]> Would you like to be a vital component in creating some of the world' s newest and greatest technology? Our client is Fortune 10 with 215, 000+ employees spread across 396 facilities in more than 100 countries around the globe offering some of the most exciting careers in designing, engineering and building the world' s most advanced vehicles and personal mobility solutions.   

blueStone has been retained by our client to assist them in their search for a Product Owner.   This is a contract to hire role located in Detroit.

The Product Owner will be responsible for building applications in a web based and mobile app environment.  Working in an Agile environment they will be setting the strategy for current and future features/products and presenting the product to stakeholders.  Many of the duties include
  • Collaborate with Product Manager, UX team, business stakeholders, and development teams to define the Product Backlog and Product Roadmap by way of User Stories, storyboards, wireframes, and other software design artifacts. 
  • Ensure continuing engagement with development team during the product development lifecycle in order to provide User Story (requirements) clarification and immediate feedback upon completion. 
  • Coordinate and facilitate necessary interactions in order to obtain answers, provide direction, or eliminate impediments during product development. 

Job Requirements:
  • 10+ years of experience in product development or program management of Software intensive technical projects with a successful project delivery record in a multi-stakeholder and cross-functional environment
  • 5+ years in a leadership role in Agile based software development organization
  • Strong experience interacting and managing business customers and expectations
  • Strong organization and planning skills for project planning and activity management (PMP certification a plus)
  • Problem solving skills to facilitate a shared understanding of problems, possible solutions, and determine the scope of any required changes (DMAIC, System V, Six Sigma)
  • Critical thinking skills for evaluating multiple options and helping a team settle on problem solutions.

E-mail resumes to Cheryl.fisher@bluestonestaffing.com
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Mon, 19 Mar 2018 00:00:00 CDT 0
<![CDATA[Sr. BA]]> My client is an industry leader with a strong national presence, looking to bring on a Sr. BA. They offer a diverse work environment, competitive compensation package, and the opportunity to learn from highly experienced industry professionals.
 

Responsibilities
  • Leading, reviewing, analyzing, and evaluating business systems and user needs.
  • Documenting those needs, defining detailed business requirements, processes and functional designs; developing and executing test plans.
  • Issue resolution with a 3rd party vendor, testing and defect resolution/triage, and conducting business change management

Qualifications
  • Able to work independently and efficiently to meet deadlines
  • Able to promptly answer support related email, phone calls and other electronic communications
  • Self-motivated, detail-oriented and organized

 

If you are interested in learning more please contact Catherine Gilman directly at Catherine.gilman@bluestonestaffing.com
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Tue, 13 Mar 2018 00:00:00 CDT 0
<![CDATA[Jr. Application Support Analyst]]> A large commercial insurance organization is looking to hire a Junior Application Support Analyst to join their IT department. The Junior Application Support Analyst will support businesses users by researching and resolving issues. There are opportunities to growth within the organization.
 

Responsibilities
  • Acts as liaison to business users on their support and on-going usage needs
  • Assesses the nature of business user problems, resolves application and administrative issues, and escalates more complex issues to the appropriate application development resource
  • Resolves problems by clarifying issues; researching and exploring answers and alternative solutions; implementing solutions; escalating unresolved problems
  • Maintains support tracking system by entering/updating ticket information and status

Qualifications
  • Bachelor’ s degree in computer science, MIS or related experience is preferred
  • Ability to communicate and teach non-technical users
  • Excellent written and oral communications skills
  • Well-developed listening and customer service skills

 

Please send resumes to Amanda.Diaz@blueStoneStaffing.com
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Wed, 07 Mar 2018 00:00:00 CST 0
<![CDATA[Business Development Manager]]> Are you an excellent IT Staffing Sales person? Do you work for a company that causes its own turnover? Do you like your manager? Is your recruiting team strong? Are your clients black hole VMS accounts? If you’ re looking for a change, consider blueStone Staffing.

About blueStone

blueStone is a certified Woman Owned IT Staffing company. We’ re in a major growth mode and are rapidly growing our newest office. Our core competencies are:
  • Application Development
  • Mobile Development
  • Big Data Solutions
  • IT Security/Infrastructure
  • ERP Systems/HER
  • PMO

What is it like to work here? Our staff chimes in…

“ I know it’ s over-said, but we really do work hard and play hard. There’ s a family feeling, where everyone cares. The people are honest. There’ s no sugar-coating and people keep their word.”

“ The company is very family-oriented. We aren’ t only given the best tools, but we also get an excellent work/life balance.”

“ They set you up for success. They invest so much into technology and training, way more than other companies, and the sky’ s the limit. I feel like I own my own business within the business. And that’ s a great thing for me because I have an entrepreneurial mindset.”

“ I’ ve worked at staffing companies before, but I almost can’ t believe the quality of both the candidate and client relationships.”

?Responsibilities:
  • Identify, establish and maintain client relationships via phone, email, in-person meetings and other networking activities.
  • Market blueStone services to fulfill human capital needs in contract, contract-to-hire, and direct hire positions within IT.
  • Present blueStone’ s service offerings to prospective clients, consult with clients and develop proposals, customizing when needed.
  • Develop and execute sales presentations to potential clients.
  • Consult with hiring managers in the selection process. 
  • Manage open job orders from intake to fulfillment. 
  • Collaborate with teammates/recruiters to fill open positions.
  • Market candidates for open positions and to win new business. 
  • Manage your accounts, ensuring clients’ needs are met, problems are solved and issues are addressed.

Requirements:
  • 5+ years of hunting in the staffing industry
  • Bachelor’ s degree
  • A high level of comfort with cold calling and delivering professional, formal presentations.
  • You have the ability and drive to identify prospective customer’ s needs, propose solutions and convert prospects into clients.
  • You have a history of exceeding individual goals and enhancing winning teams.
  • You have a stellar work ethic and unparalleled sense of commitment.
  • You have a knack for solving problems in ways nobody thought of.
  • People are naturally drawn to you.
  • Your honesty and integrity are things people admire about you.
  • You are action and results oriented, with strong closing abilities.

 
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Mon, 05 Mar 2018 00:00:00 CST 1
<![CDATA[Jr. Systems Admin]]> Our client,  located just north of the city, is looking to add a Jr Systems Administrator to their team.  The Systems Administrator  is responsible for installing, configuring and maintaining servers, applications and related tools within their office and network. This role serves the organization by maintaining the performance, security and reliability of the systems that host the organization’ s IT services.

Job Responsibilities
  • Complete  projects as assigned by manager.
  • Documentation  of relevant systems, services, processes and procedures.
  • Provide  metrics as assigned by manager.
  • Secondary escalation point for IT Service Desk, primary escalation point for Infrastructure Technicians.

Requirements
  • Strong troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
  • Demonstrated proficiency in administering Windows Server services including (at a minimum) Active Directory, DNS, Group Policy.
  • Familiarity with administration of at least one application or service other than Windows Server. Examples include, but are not limited to, VMware, Exchange, Microsoft System Center products, CommVault backup & restore.
  • Strong listening, writing, and verbal communications skills.

 

Please email resumes to cheryl.fisher@bluestonestaffing.com
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Fri, 23 Feb 2018 00:00:00 CST 0
<![CDATA[Jr. Product Owner/Jr. BA]]> My Client, a leading innovator in their industry, is seeking a Jr. Product Owner/Jr. Business Analyst to join their growing office.  The Jr. Product Owner will be the primary liaison between the business stakeholders and technology teams.  This is a contract to hire opportunity located in the Northbrook.
 

Responsibilities
  • Act as a liaison between the client area, technical organization, and other affected areas in planning, directing and conducting the analysis of business problems.
  • Develop project proposals and estimate that reflect understanding of business needs and relevant technology solutions.
  • Develop detailed business and functional requirements, using templates and tools consistent with the methodology being employed.
  • Writes User Stories and Acceptance Criteria based on stakeholder and development team input.

Qualifications
  • Bachelor’ s degree required.
  • 1-3 years of experience in IT industry.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

e-mail resumes to Cheryl.fisher@bluestonestaffing.com
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Wed, 21 Feb 2018 00:00:00 CST 0
<![CDATA[Senior Business Development Manager]]> “ On a daily basis, our clients’ initiatives change the world –

we simply supply the people that make it happen.”

Are you an excellent IT Staffing Sales person? Do you work for a company that causes its own turnover? Do you like your manager? Is your recruiting team strong? Are your clients black hole VMS accounts? If you’ re looking for a change, consider blueStone Staffing.

About blueStone

blueStone is a certified Woman Owned IT Staffing company. We’ re in a major growth mode and are rapidly growing our newest office. Our core competencies are:
  • Application Development
  • Mobile Development
  • Big Data Solutions
  • IT Security/Infrastructure
  • ERP Systems/HER
  • PMO

 

What is it like to work here? Our staff chimes in…

“ I know it’ s over-said, but we really do work hard and play hard. There’ s a family feeling, where everyone cares. The people are honest. There’ s no sugar-coating and people keep their word.”

“ The company is very family-oriented. We aren’ t only given the best tools, but we also get an excellent work/life balance.”

“ They set you up for success. They invest so much into technology and training, way more than other companies, and the sky’ s the limit. I feel like I own my own business within the business. And that’ s a great thing for me because I have an entrepreneurial mindset.”

“ I’ ve worked at staffing companies before, but I almost can’ t believe the quality of both the candidate and client relationships.”

Responsibilities:
  • Identify, establish and maintain client relationships via phone, email, in-person meetings and other networking activities.
  • Market blueStone services to fulfill human capital needs in contract, contract-to-hire, and direct hire positions within IT.
  • Present blueStone’ s service offerings to prospective clients, consult with clients and develop proposals, customizing when needed.
  • Develop and execute sales presentations to potential clients.
  • Consult with hiring managers in the selection process. 
  • Manage open job orders from intake to fulfillment. 
  • Collaborate with teammates/recruiters to fill open positions.
  • Market candidates for open positions and to win new business. 
  • Manage your accounts, ensuring clients’ needs are met, problems are solved and issues are addressed.

Requirements:
  • 5+ years of hunting in the staffing industry
  • Bachelor’ s degree
  • A high level of comfort with cold calling and delivering professional, formal presentations.
  • You have the ability and drive to identify prospective customer’ s needs, propose solutions and convert prospects into clients.
  • You have a history of exceeding individual goals and enhancing winning teams.
  • You have a stellar work ethic and unparalleled sense of commitment.
  • You have a knack for solving problems in ways nobody thought of.
  • People are naturally drawn to you.
  • Your honesty and integrity are things people admire about you.
  • You are action and results oriented, with strong closing abilities.
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Fri, 26 Jan 2018 00:00:00 CST 0
<![CDATA[Senior IT Recruiter]]> “ On a daily basis, our clients’ initiatives change the world –

we simply supply the people that make it happen.”

 

Founded in 2002, blueStone is a Women-Owned IT staffing firm.  We strive to be the best and most attentive firm in the industry.

 

Why Work at blueStone? Our staff chimes in….

 

“ I know it’ s over-said, but we really do work hard and play hard. There’ s a family feeling, where everyone cares. The people are honest. There’ s no sugar-coating and people keep their word.”

 

“ The company is very family-oriented. We aren’ t only given the best tools, but we also get an excellent work/life balance.”

 

“ We’ re so team oriented! We’ re friendly, fun and boisterous at times. Team building is an ongoing priority. We have group outings, holiday related activities, the company will stock our favorite drinks and we celebrate our birthdays and anniversaries.”

 

“ They set you up for success. They invest so much into technology and training, way more than other companies, and the sky’ s the limit. I feel like I own my own business within the business. And that’ s a great thing for me because I have an entrepreneurial mindset.”

 

“ There’ s so much growth! What they told me during my interview process came true 100%!”

 

“ I’ ve worked at staffing companies before, but I almost can’ t believe the quality of both the candidate and client relationships.”

 

Both our benefits and commission structure are rare and outstanding.  

 

Since our inception, we’ ve been recognized as industry experts by publications including Forbes magazine. In 2017, we were recognized by Inc. and Quantum Workplace as one of the Best Places to Work.

 

“ From an employee perspective, we’ re the opposite of what you think of when you hear the words, “ staffing company.”

 

 

 

Responsibilities:

 
  • Identify, establish and maintain candidate relationships via phone, email, social media, in-person meetings and other networking activities.
  • Source potential candidates online.
  • Post jobs to appropriate job boards.
  • Screen resumes and applicants.
  • Collaborate with Business Development Manager and/or Account Manager to ensure your candidates are
  • Update the ATS clearly and consistently, keeping detailed records of past applicants’ information, including resumes, assignments and interview evaluations.
  • Create talent pipelines

 

Requirements:

 
  • 4+ years of recruiting in the IT staffing industry
  • Bachelor’ s degree
  • You can manage the hiring stages (job posting, sourcing, screening, interviewing)
  • You can work both collaboratively and autonomously.
  • You are a natural researcher and good organizer, but don’ t get bogged down in details.
  • You are naturally curious and love to learn.
  • You are social and thrive in a team environment of friendly, competitive people.
  • Bullhorn knowledge a plus.
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Fri, 26 Jan 2018 00:00:00 CST 0
<![CDATA[Systems Engineer III]]> A leading digital financial services company in Detroit, MI is committed to developing technology and services to make life easier. They lead the industry because they listen, learn, and always look ahead to strive to meet the needs of their customers by anticipating changes and responding quickly.

Our client is seeking a Systems Engineer to join their IT Service Management Team to contribute to their continuous improvement objectives for a world class Configuration Management Database.

Responsibilities
  • Translate service objectives into a CMDB design to support current and future needs
  • Automate the maintenance of the CMDB to greatest extent possible using ServiceNow Discovery
  • Refine contributions and scripts to continually improve CMDB quality, usability, and sustainability

Qualifications
  • 2-5 years as an IT Professional in an enterprise using defined IT Service Management processes
  • Deep knowledge of enterprise infrastructure and architecture
  • ServiceNow experience
  • Analysis and design to ensure platform meets current needs and accommodates future

Please send resumes to Amanda.Diaz@blueStoneStaffing.com
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Thu, 25 Jan 2018 00:00:00 CST 0
<![CDATA[DevOps Engineer]]> My client is an industry leader with a strong national presence, looking to bring on a DevOps Engineer. They offer a casual work environment, competitive compensation package, and the opportunity to learn from highly experienced industry professionals.
 

Responsibilities
  • Develop SME knowledge of DCT applications/infrastructure and how they interact with each other and be able to debug application issues independently. 
  • Partner with Development and Project teams to develop application deployment plans. 
  • Plan, facilitate and co-ordinate the delivery of application builds, per deployment schedule. 

 

Qualifications
  • Skilled in systematically breaking down issues into actionable tasks 
  • Experience working as an Application architect/Technical lead in a multi-stack integrated application environment, using Single Page Applications and integrations with Java REST APIs 
  • Experience working with Identity Management protocols (e.g., SSO, SAML, oAuth, CA technology stack) is highly desirable 

 

If you are interested in learning more please contact Catherine Gilman directly at Catherine.gilman@bluestonestaffing.com

 
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Tue, 23 Jan 2018 00:00:00 CST 0
<![CDATA[ServiceNow Developer]]> A leading digital financial services company in Charlotte, NC is committed to developing technology and services to make life easier. They lead the industry because they listen, learn, and always look ahead to strive to meet the needs of their customers by anticipating changes and responding quickly.

The ServiceNow Developer will support DevOps initiative by coordinating with both DevOps team and ServiceNow team to write interfaces that enhance the customer experience.

Responsibilities
  • Work with the Director, Private Cloud Automation, and stakeholders to produce ServiceNow interfaces and customizations
  • Understand customer objectives, develop alternatives, and design solutions
  • Contribute to determination of the delivery approach in collaboration with customers to achieve objectives
  • Maintain expectations of all stakeholders throughout the solution lifecycle, through effective communication and demonstrations as solutions progress
  • Coordinate the efforts of multiple developers and customers to manage the full solution lifecycle

Qualifications
  • 5-10 years as an IT professional in an enterprise with multiple customer business units, and increasing levels of responsibility in a variety of roles
  • Comprehensive practical experience in ServiceNow configuration, enhancement, and application development
  • Extensive skills in data acquisition and integration, including SOAP and REST
  • Proficient in JavaScript, HTML, CSS and passionate about creating an outstanding user experience

Please send resumes to Amanda.Diaz@blueStoneStaffing.com
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Wed, 17 Jan 2018 00:00:00 CST 0
<![CDATA[Oracle Application Express Technical Lead]]> A leading digital financial services company in Detroit, MI  is committed to developing technology and services to make life easier. They lead the industry because they listen, learn, and always look ahead to strive to meet the needs of their customers by anticipating changes and responding quickly.

The Oracle Application Express Technical Lead will be responsible for managing business demands to ensure maximum satisfaction and supervise activities between internal and external resources.

Responsibilities
  • Monitor the progress of the OAE development and operations
  • Give training and mentorship to team members
  • Identify and escalate project issues/risks in a timely fashion to upper management
  • Implement changes to previously designed software to meet client demands and specifications

Qualifications
  • Bachelor’ s Degree in computer science or related field
  • 5+ years of experience with Oracle Application Express (OAE)
  • 5+ years of experience with designing, debugging, coding, and maintaining CSS, HTML, JavaScript, XML code
  • Experience writing SQL queries, views, PL/SQL procedures, functions, packages, and triggers

Please send resumes to Amanda.Diaz@blueStoneStaffing.com

 
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Mon, 15 Jan 2018 00:00:00 CST 0
<![CDATA[Android Developer]]> Would you like to be a vital component in creating some of the world’ s newest and greatest technology? Our client is Fortune 10 with 215, 000+ employees spread across 396 facilities in more than 100 countries around the globe offering some of the most exciting careers in designing, engineering, and building the world’ s most advanced vehicles and personal mobility solutions.

The Android Developer will be responsible for application development, support, and will work in a highly collaborative, cross-functional, and Agile environment.

Responsibilities
  • Test-drive code
  • Perform root cause analysis, technology evaluation, and design spikes
  • Consistently follow the specified software development methodology

Qualifications
  • BS in Computer Science
  • Experience with Android UI Design
  • Experience with writing Android clients for Web Services
  • Experience with multi-threaded development on Android platform

Please send resumes to Amanda.Diaz@blueStoneStaffing.com 
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Tue, 09 Jan 2018 00:00:00 CST 0
<![CDATA[Systems Admin]]> My client, a global leader in the retail vertical, is seeking a Windows Systems Administrator to join their team.  This is an exciting opportunity, located just West of Madison, WI, with excellent benefits and a great family oriented culture. 

As a Windows Systems Administrator, you would be responsible for planning, installation and documentation for Windows specific enterprise scale infrastructure hardware and software, identifying areas for improvement, problem identification and resolution and the education of other support and operations personnel.


Responsibilities
  • Develop robust and secure server images and patches using automated deployment tools
  • Proven ability to work effectively in a team environment and lead team and individual project or operations assignments.
  • Proven teamwork and leadership skills.

Qualifications
  • Strong knowledge of Windows based operating systems both server and desktop.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills including root-cause analysis.
  • Experience with virtualization management (VMware)

 

E-mail resumes to Cheryl.fisher@bluestonestaffing.com
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Tue, 12 Dec 2017 00:00:00 CST 0
<![CDATA[Sr. Network Engineer]]> My client, a global leader in the retail vertical, is seeking a Sr. Network Engineer to join their team.  This is an exciting opportunity, located just West of Madison, WI, with excellent benefits and a great family oriented culture. 

As a Sr.  Network Engineer, you would be responsible for strategy and planning, installation and documentation for network infrastructure hardware and software. 

Responsibilities
  • Develop and maintain Network team documentation and roadmap
  • Interact with business and other IT teams to answer questions, resolve problems and address requests
  • Advanced routing and multilayer switching for a high availability environment

Qualifications
  • Senior position, minimum 5-7 years of experience in medium to large networks; Cisco experience is preferred, Routers, Catalyst and Nexus switches
  • Proven teamwork and leadership skills.

 

E-mail resumes to Cheryl.fisher@bluestonestaffing.com
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Tue, 12 Dec 2017 00:00:00 CST 0
<![CDATA[Talent Acquisition Manager]]> Currently looking for an experienced Talent Acquisition Manager to fill an opening with a staffing company located in Palatine, IL. Interested candidates should have 3 - 5 years of business development, cold calling, or recruiting experience and preferably prior staffing or recruiting agency experience.

Responsibilities of the Talent Acquisition Manager
  • Carry out full life-cycle recruiting including cold calling, pre-screening candidates, reviewing resumes, assessing applications, and initiating first round interviews
  • Track record of recruiting and hiring high-caliber talent for a diverse range of roles with an emphasis on senior sales requisitions
  • Develop new strategies to actively target active and passive candidates in recruiting and business development
  • Utilize both standard and creative sourcing strategies, identifying top talent and qualified candidates through all online sources including, Monster, CareerBuilder, and Linkedin and through networking activities and participation in industry events, workshops, professional organizations, etc.
  • Create and maintain positive relationships with both active and passive candidates

Requirements of the Talent Acquisition Manager
  • BA/BS degree
  • 3-5 years of business development, cold calling, or recruiting experience required
  • Staffing or recruiting agency experience preferred
  • Sales recruiting experience preferred
  • Proactive approach to all things recruiting-related, with a willingness to take initiative on new projects and ideas.
  • Hands-on, eager to assist in achieving growth goals of dynamic firm.
  • PC skills including Word, Excel, Outlook, CRM and applicant tracking packages
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Wed, 22 Nov 2017 00:00:00 CST 0
<![CDATA[Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer]]> blueStone Holdings Group is seeking a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer with experience in implementing and administering windows in a virtualized environment to support our growing Infrastructure Services team.

blueStone was voted as one of Top Staffing Firms to work for in 2016 & offers great benefits along with a great company culture.    
 

Responsibilities
  • Manage production and pre-production technology systems in a hybrid cloud/datacenter environment
  • Automate building systems and deploying applications.
  • Create additional automation by scripting repetitive tasks
  • Manage and support Active Directory (Directory Services, DFS, DNS, GPO)
  • Participate in strategic projects
  • Monitor productions systems, respond to and troubleshoot incidents
  • Participate in a 24x7 on-call rotation

 

Qualifications
  • MCSE: Cloud Platform and Infrastructure
  • Advanced knowledge of 2012R2 and 2016 Windows Server
  • Advanced knowledge in 2016 Microsoft System Center
  • Advanced knowledge and experience of virtualization platforms (Hyper-V).
  • Advanced knowledge in Hyper-V Failover Clustering (HA) (Server 2012R2 and Server 2016)
  • Advanced knowledge of x86 Server Architecture and hardware components (HP, Dell).
  • Advanced knowledge of SIOS DataKeeper replication software
  • Advanced knowledge in VDI and RDS in Windows 2012R2 and 2016
  • Advanced knowledge of Azure and Active directory replication.
  • Advanced knowledge or WAN techniques in a Windows architecture.
  • Familiarity with storage technologies and Microsoft Windows clustering with SAN storage

 

Please email greg.cole@bluestonestaffing.com if you are interested in learning more!
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Thu, 02 Nov 2017 00:00:00 CDT 0
<![CDATA[iSeries Developer]]> Our client is seeking your expertise as an iSeries Developer to provide  programming support for new product development as well as existing software enhancements within the IBMi under moderate supervision. As an iSeries Developer, you will develop business applications from detailed design specifications including coding, testing, and documenting of required system objects and collaborate with IT / Operations when implementing system objects into production.

Responsibilities
  • Participate in a variety of deployment activities
  • Handle users ‘ ad hoc’ requests and inquires
  • Document within the service request system; work efforts, communications and resolutions for all IT processes
  • Support the IT development team by participating in brainstorming and system design that will deliver solutions within
  • Perform regular maintenance on existing systems

Qualifications
  • Bachelor’ s degree in Information Technology or related field preferred
  • 4+ years of experience in mid-range programming (IBM i) with at least 7 years of general software engineering experience
  • Expertise in RPG, CL, and SQL programming
  • Java experience, SQL Stored Procedures, Embedded SQL, ILE Freeform RPG, DB2 Dba knowledge
  • Experience with an IT incident/service request system
  • Operating system iSeries V7.3

If you are looking for your next career move, then contact me at 847-440-2451 or  email me at nadine.stangas@bluestonerecruiting.com.
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Mon, 23 Oct 2017 00:00:00 CDT 0
<![CDATA[Android Developer]]> Would you like to be a vital component in creating some of the world’ s newest and greatest technology? Our client is Fortune 10 with 215, 000+ employees spread across 396 facilities in more than 100 countries around the globe offering some of the most exciting careers in designing, engineer and building the world’ s most advanced vehicles and personal mobility solution.

Responsibilities
  • Test-drive code
  • Elaborate, estimate, and design for small increments of work… just-in-time
  • Perform root cause analysis, technology evaluation, and design spikes
  • Commit to completing well-defined work and deliver on those commitments
  • Swarm around tasks along with other Scrum team members
  • Pair program with different people in many situations
  • Report status of assigned software development and/or maintenance tasks
  • Consistently follow the specified software development methodology
  • Model courageous and continuous learning to the team. Actively help team members continuously learn
  • Promote improvements in programming practices such as acceptance test driven development, continuous integration, and test automation
  • Continuously learn and challenge the organization concerning new practices, processes, technologies, and languages

Qualifications
  • BS in Computer Science or other field of study along with applicable work experience
  • Experience with Android UI design (including custom views)
  • Experience writing Android clients for Web Services (REST, RPC, and/or SOAP)
  • Experience with Android Activities and Fragments
  • Experience with multi-threaded development on Android platforms
  • Firm understanding of Intents, ContentProviders, Services, BroadcastReceivers, AsyncTask, Handlers and AIDL.
  • Experience with SQL Lite on Android
  • Proven experience with object-oriented design and design patterns

Please send resumes to greg.cole@bluestonestaffing.com

 
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Tue, 02 May 2017 00:00:00 CDT 0
<![CDATA[Security Engineer]]> The Security Engineer  shall provide security engineering and subject matter expertise to conduct market research, product evaluation, prototyping, integration, development, deployment, recapitalization, operations, and maintenance support for a variety of SOC technologies.

Responsibilities
  • Provide support for Government Furnished vulnerability assessment tools,  penetration testing tools, malware analysis and digital media analysis tools.
  • DHS online incident ticketing and case tracking, host Intrusion Detection System (IDS)/Intrusion Prevention System (IPS), network IDS/IPS. 
  • Full network traffic collection and retention, analyst workstations, SOC routers, SOC switches, SOC firewalls, SOC storage devices, SOC backup system, logging system. 
  • Security Information and Event Manager (SIEM).

Qualifications
  • Shall have at least three (3) years of professional experience in incident detection and response, and at least three (3) years of experience in system administration, database administration, network engineering, software engineering, or software development.
  • At least a Bachelor’ s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Technology, Cybersecurity, or related field.
  • Experience in the concepts, terms, processes, policy and implementation of information security.
  • Experience and knowledge of the latest security measures at all stages of an information system life cycle.
  • Ability to solve complex problems involving a wide variety of information systems. And able to understand and differentiate between critical and non-critical systems and networks.
  • Experience and knowledge in Splunk and/or Archer
  • Experience and knowledge in network / firewalls, SIEM, IPS/IDS, and vulnerability/penetration tools.
  • Experience in developing procedures and documentation for maintaining SOC hardware and software.

Please send resumes to greg.cole@bluestonestaffing.com

 
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Mon, 01 May 2017 00:00:00 CDT 0