<![CDATA[blueStone Staffing: jobboards]]> http://JOBS.BLUESTONESTAFFING.COM/ en-us <![CDATA[Jr. Java Software Engineer]]> Exciting opportunity for a well-funded start-up based in Birmingham, MI!  They are adding a Jr Java Developer to their team, for a 6+ month contract role.
 

Responsibilities
  • Maintain and develop new features for existing Java codebase
  • Experience with Linux/Unix.
  • Write automated unit and system tests.

 

Qualifications
  • Experienced with programming in Java.
  • Working knowledge of relational databases.
  • A demonstrated ability to learn quickly.

 

Please send resumes to: maggie.larabee@bluestonestaffing.com
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Thu, 06 Sep 2018 00:00:00 CDT 0
<![CDATA[Front End Software Engineer]]> Exciting opportunity for a well-funded start-up based in Birmingham, MI!  They are adding a Front-End Software Engineer to their team, for a 6+ month contract role.
 

Responsibilities
  • Provide expertise and focus on developing web applications with an emphasis on user interfaces (UI) using HTML/JS/CSS.
  • You will work with the product/design and backend teams to create API driven features.
  • As the owner of the feature you will be responsible for converting a mock-up to real code, documenting any APIs needed for the feature, and creating unit tests

Qualifications
  • B.S. Computer Science, Software Engineering, or equivalent experience
  • 3+ years of experience developing web applications
  • JavaScript / jQuery

 

Please send resumes to: maggie.larabee@bluestonestaffing.com
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Thu, 06 Sep 2018 00:00:00 CDT 0
<![CDATA[Project Manager - Security Operations Center]]> Our client is looking for a Certified Project Manager PMP to lead the  development of Policies and Procedures for a global Security Operation Center (SOC).  Our client is looking for guidance during the project initiation phase through implementation.  This is a great opportunity to work with industry leaders in the Data Center space while helping to secure the intellectual property of a fortune 500 client.

Responsibilities:

Define the scope of the project (Specifically related to developing and writing P&P/SOPs for a Security Operations Center (SOC))

Create the budget and assist with cost modeling

Resource Planning 

Global team management

Qualifications:

PMP Certification

Experience with writing, reviewing, and developing Policies and Procedures for Security Operations Centers

Demonstrated client facing experience / Consulting background is ideal

Ability to speak Hindi, Urdu, or Punjabi

 

 

 

 

 
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Tue, 28 Aug 2018 00:00:00 CDT 1
<![CDATA[Application Developement Manager - E-Commerce]]> 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 Development Manager  to join their team. This is a hands-on technical leadership role with an equal focus on nurturing and expanding a team of 10-15 web developers, designing and developing software solutions, providing people management, and driving projects to successful, on-time delivery.

Responsibilities
  • Coach, manage, hire and mentor a team of web developers (mix of backend and frontend developers).
  • Guide the team to solve complex engineering assignments. Instill a spirit of continuous improvement in code, architecture, and processes.
  • Lead the planning, execution and success of multiple projects working closely with business teams, UX/Design, and other departments.
  • Assure quality by developing and completing test plans, maintaining project and technical documentation.

Qualifications
  • Must be a hands-on technical manager. Must have excellent communication skills.
  • 5+ years demonstrated experience developing B2B or B2C web sites and related technology projects
  • 5+ years of experience leading a team of web developers and building websites using a CMS.
  • 10+ years of hands on development experience using both client side (JavaScript, HTML, CSS) and server-side technologies (preferably with the Microsoft stack). Experience should include code reviews and driving standards.
  • Experience and proven track record managing and developing partner relationships and teams.

Please send resumes to Amanda.Diaz@blueStoneStaffing.com
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Wed, 22 Aug 2018 00:00:00 CDT 0
<![CDATA[Applications Architect Engineer]]> Our client located in Auburn Hills, MI is looking to expand their IT team with an Applications Architect. The Application Architect will be responsible for developing the requirements and design for connective services as applications working with the internal and external suppliers to get their specifications.
 

Responsibilities
  • Pulls the teams together to ensure the development and approval of the definition, requirement and design gates of new products and procedures to ensure all projects are delivered on time with a high level of quality
  • Review, approve or modify definition, requirements and design gate artifacts
  • Owns all Change Requests and failure fixes that result in design changes

Qualifications
  • BSEE, BSCS or Information technology degree or equivalent.
  • 5 Years of Automotive Electrical and/or Connectivity experience
  • Requires strong leadership, management and technical skills to manage the external/internal suppliers/groups.
  • Technical skills include:
    • Vehicle and Connectivity architectural skills
    • Ability to review design and ensure they meeting best practices

Please send resumes to Amanda.Diaz@blueStoneStaffing.com
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Tue, 14 Aug 2018 00:00:00 CDT 0
<![CDATA[Manager, Business Analysis]]> Do you like to be on the forefront of creating new practices in Information Systems?  My client is a global non-profit association who engages in the adoption and development of globally accepted industry leading practices in Information Systems.  They are seeking a Manager of Business Analysis  for a Direct Placement role at their offices in Schaumburg.  They offer competitive compensation and great benefits. 

Responsibilities
  • Understands business strategy and objectives by studying the business function, gathering information and evaluating output requirements and formats.
  • Work with technology architects and business stakeholder to facilitate vendor/technology selection process.
  • Manages the progress of all BA projects by track activities and provides senior management with regular updates on deliverable timeline and status.

 

Qualifications
  • Bachelor’ s Degree in Computer Science, Business Administration, or relate discipline from an accredited institution
  • 10 years of related experience.

 

Email resumes to Cheryl.fisher@bluestonestaffing.com

 

 
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Thu, 09 Aug 2018 00:00:00 CDT 0
<![CDATA[Senior Business Analysis]]> Do you like to be on the forefront of creating new practices in Information Systems?  My client is a global non-profit association who engages in the adoption and development of globally accepted industry leading practices in Information Systems.  They are seeking a Sr. Business Analyst for a Direct Placement role at their offices in Schaumburg.  They offer competitive compensation and great benefits. 

The Sr. Business Analyst will collaborate with business stakeholders, product management, and the technical delivery team to translate business objectives into requirements.
 

Responsibilities
  • Elicits and documents functional requirements for technical solutions to business issues.
  • Work with technology architects and business stakeholder to facilitate vendor/technology selection process.
  • Direct or perform the analysis of business system needs and develop logical specification for hardware/software systems.

 

Qualifications
  • Bachelor’ s Degree in Computer Science, Business Administration, or relate discipline from an accredited institution
  • 5 years of related experience.

 

Email resumes to Cheryl.fisher@bluestonestaffing.com

 
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Thu, 09 Aug 2018 00:00:00 CDT 0
<![CDATA[Sr. Sitecore Engineer - Remote]]> Do you like to be on the forefront of creating new practices in Information Systems?  My client is a global non-profit association who engages in the adoption and development of globally accepted industry leading practices in Information Systems.

The Sr. Sitecore Engineer will design, develop, and implement  high-quality external and internal applications for companies  digital channels that align with companies overall  digital vision and strategy. 

 Responsibilities
  • Design and develop  code for customer facing websites and web services for vendor integrations
  • Identify the need and implement reusable frameworks to accelerate development
  • Work with other team members on application and content architecture

Qualifications
  • Bachelor’ s degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, MIS or related discipline from an accredited university
  • 10 years of experience designing and implementing web applications
  • Strong experience with Sitecore
  • Azure/Amazon Web Services experience preferred

Please send resumes to chris.burgess@blueStoneStaffing.com
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Thu, 09 Aug 2018 00:00:00 CDT 0
<![CDATA[Windows Systems Administrator]]> Our client, a global multi-channel $Bil retailer and ecommerce powerhouse, ranked as one of the top 50 leading retailers around the globe, wants you to join their expanding team and be to their Windows Systems Administrator. As a Windows Systems Administrator, you will 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
  • Ensure system stability, scalability, security and performance requirements and assist in capacity planning
  • Investigate and resolve system problems or performance issues
  • Proactively identify areas that need improvement and develop solutions to address them

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)
  • Experience working in an ITIL environment
  • Citrix XenApp/XenDesktop
  • Active Directory and Group Policy Management, Internal DNS, ADFS
  • Microsoft SCCM and SCOM
  • Microsoft Exchange, Office 365, Skype/Teams

If you are looking for your next career move, then contact me at 847-440-2441 or  email me at brian.kloster@buestonestaffing.com
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Fri, 13 Jul 2018 00:00:00 CDT 0
<![CDATA[Data Engineer]]>
Our Client, a National Distribution company, is seeking a Sr. Data Warehouse Engineer to join their team.  This is a Direct Placement opportunity located in the Janesville/Beloit area!  The Sr. Data Warehouse Engineer will develop batch integrations using a range of tools.
 

Responsibilities
  • Documents all solutions as needed
  • Plans, reviews, and performs the implementation of database changes for integrations.
  • Provides logical layers (database views) for end-user access to data in database systems.

Qualifications
  • A Bachelor’ s Degree in Computer Science or related field.  A high school diploma and/or an equivalent combination of education of education and work experience may be substituted.
  • 5 years of experience of development using integration platforms.
  • 3 years of experience with Microsoft integrations (SSIS and BIML)
  • 2 years of experience building database tables and models.

 

e-mail resumes to Cheryl.fisher@bluestonestaffing.com

 
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Fri, 13 Jul 2018 00:00:00 CDT 0
<![CDATA[QA]]> One of the largest wholesale distributors of building products is looking for Manual QA Testers to join their IT Department. Growing rapidly, this organization has more than 700 branches and 49 states. Due to growth, multiple Manual QA Tester opportunities have become available. 

Responsibilities:
  • Execution and documentation of testing for IT projects impacting one or multiple applications/systems.
  • Providing estimates of the scope and time frame necessary for testing a project to ensure a high- quality implementation.
  • Close interaction with business customers and technical peers during the project life cycle.
  • Creation and input of test data, either manually or by using tools, programs or extracted production data to execute test cases

Qualifications:
  • Bachelor' s Degree in a business or information technology
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in software testing with multiple applications is required
  • Experience with both waterfall and Agile SDLCs is desirable
  • Must have digital/eCommerce website testing expereince
  • Point of Sale testing experience is desirable 

Please send resumes to chris.burgess@blueStoneStaffing.com
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Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 CDT 0
<![CDATA[BizTalk Developer]]> With over 120 offices in 40 countries worldwide, our client is committed to developing efficiencies and optimizing their clients supply chain. Their logistics solutions are efficient and aim to improve their customers satisfaction and retaining business. Due to growth, the BizTalk Developer opportunity has become available.

The BizTalk Developer will ensure our client will retain their position at the forefront of this exiting and rapidly-developing global-industry.
 

Responsibilities
  • Provide technical assistance for current BizTalk infrastructure
  • Provide support to the Help Desk, Network team and Development team relative to communications and BizTalk issues
  • Support and maintain legacy communication and integration layer
  • Work closely with business partners to define and document development needs and develop business requirement documents for communication needs
  • Provide .Net, C#, BizTalk and SQL support

Qualifications
  • Bachelor’ s Degree in Computer Science or equivalent
  • 3-5 Years in a BizTalk development role
  • Knowledge of EDI transactions (ANSI X12, EDIFACT)

Please send resumes to Amanda.Diaz@blueStoneStaffing.com

 

 


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Wed, 27 Jun 2018 00:00:00 CDT 0
<![CDATA[Tech Lead/Azure Solution Designer]]> My client, a global consulting firm, is seeking a Tech Lead/Azure Solution Designer  to join their team for a contract to hire opportunity.  The Tech Lead will will continue to support this organizations Global Analytics Platform.

Responsibilities
  • Design and develop enterprise grade secure applications that scale across various regions around the world
  • Identify the gaps and come up with working solutions.
  • Proven experience in designing highly secured web applications on Azure cloud and on premises 

Qualifications
  • Bachelor’ s Degree in Information Technology preferred.
  • 10+ years of strong coding experience with C#, web API, .NET
  • Experience with Micro Services architecture
  • Experience with  Key Vault, Blob, Data Lake Store, OMS or   Azure Active Directory

 

Email resumes to catherine.gilman@bluestonestaffing.com
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Thu, 21 Jun 2018 00:00:00 CDT 0
<![CDATA[Sr. .NET/C# Developer]]>  

My client, a global consulting firm, is seeking a .Net Developer to join their team for a long-term contract.  The .Net Developer will develop enterprise grade secure applications that scale across various regions around the world.
 

Responsibilities
  • Develop applications that can be hosted both on prem and Azure cloud.
  • Identify the gaps and come up with working solutions. 

Qualifications
  • Bachelor’ s Degree in Information Technology preferred.
  • 7+ years of strong coding experience with C#, web API, .NET
  • 5+ years of relational database experience.

 

Email resumes to cheryl.fisher@bluestonestaffing.com

 
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Thu, 21 Jun 2018 00:00:00 CDT 0
<![CDATA[JavaScript Developer]]> Our client is a well-funded start-up in Pontiac, MI.  Due to their growing client base, they are adding a JavaScript Developer to their team on a contract-to-hire basis. This is a great opportunity to aid in a total rewrite of their main product in order to make the solution scalable.
 

Responsibilities
  • Use React.js/Redux and Node.js technologies to build mortgage websites and single page applications using JavaScript frameworks.
  • Implement visual elements and behaviors to enhance user interaction with the help of front-end and back-end developers.

Qualifications
  • Proven development experience using React.
  • Experience with the automated build process (continuous integration), build tools (Webpack) and source code version control tools (Git).
  • Proven Node.js development experience creating RESTful APIs that can deliver JSON or XML content.
  • Hands-on experience in at least one of the following JavaScript testing frameworks: Protractor, Jasmine, Jest, Mocha, Chai, or Sinon.

 

Please send resumes to: maggie.larabee@bluestonestaffing.com
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Mon, 11 Jun 2018 00:00:00 CDT 0
<![CDATA[Data Integration 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 Data Integration Engineer contract role available at their location in Detroit.
 

Responsibilities
  • Enhance current Application product components and support development efforts for new service offerings with a globally distributed workforce.
  • Establish the development lifecycle cadence, and oversee the delivery of infrastructure class software deliverables.
  • Perform first, second, and third levels debug activities, to re-establish Pilot Application services expediently.
  •   Support application deployments into controlled operational environments

Qualifications
  • Proven experience participating in large software development and infrastructure deployment projects.
  • Proven practical experience programming in the following:

Perl, Linux (bash)/MS Windows Shells

HTML5

JavaScript and jQuery

SQL Queries (MySQL and Oracle)
  • Working knowledge on the following:

Standard Data Formats (XML, JSON)

ETL Experience

Apache Web Services installation and configuration
  • Object Oriented Analysis and Design
  • Database schema design (logical and physical)
  • A solid understanding of both Linux-based and Microsoft Windows (Server) operating systems. Adept at the use of performance analysis methods to tune systems, and resolve connectivity problems.

Please send resumes to: maggie.larabee@bluestonestaffing.com

 

 

 

 

 
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Thu, 17 May 2018 00:00:00 CDT 0
<![CDATA[HANA SAP Architect]]> Our client is currently seeking an SAP HANA Architect for a fulltime position based in Schaumburg, IL (local presence is required).   Traveling up to 75% of the time, this person will work with customers on multiple engagements at any given time to successfully lead assigned projects and build client relationships.

 

Responsibilities of the role include:

 
  • Lead the Solution Delivery team as leader in HANA technology
  • Mentor team members in technology, architecture and delivery of applications
  • Support customers (internal and external)
  • Strong leadership presence and ability to interact with project leaders.



Qualifications  for consideration include:

 
  • Bachelor’ s degree required, with advanced degree highly preferred
  • 10+ years of experience overall with SAP ECC including ABAP development
  • 5+ years of experience working on Enterprise HANA based solutions
  • 3+ years of experience building HANA information models such as Procedure and Views with graphical and SQL scripting and data provisioning using SDA etc.
  • 2+ years of experience in HANA administration with upgrade experience
  • Experience in developing Analytic Solutions with SAP BO tools on HANA a plus.
  • Exposure to HANA XS and Odata services with web-based solutions like Fiori/UI5.
  • A strong track record of professional success, preferably in the consulting services arena
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Willing to travel up to 75% 

 

This is a full-time, salaried position that requires a daily presence in Schaumburg, IL.   If you interested in being considered, please submit your current resume today!
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Fri, 11 May 2018 00:00:00 CDT 0
<![CDATA[Senior Business Development Manager - Southfield, MI]]> “ 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 certified Woman-Owned IT staffing firm.  We strive to be the best and most attentive firm in the industry.

 

Since our inception, we’ ve been recognized as industry experts by publications including Forbes magazine. We were named by Inavero as, “ 2018 Best in Staffing," on BOTH the client and talent sides. In 2017, we were recognized by Inc. and Quantum Workplace as one of the Best Places to Work.

 

Our practice areas include:

 
  • Application and Mobile Development (.NET, Java, IOS and Android)
  • EMR/EHR, Electronic Medical/Health Records
  • Infrastructure
  • ERP, Procurement and Supply Chain,
  • Data Analytics
  • Cyber Security

 

Are you tired of being micro-managed and having your success measured by metrics? We reward on results, not activities.

 

Why work at blueStone? Our staff chimes in….

 

“ 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 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."

 

“ 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 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 IT 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 strong internal drive and know how to close business.
  • 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, 11 May 2018 00:00:00 CDT 0
<![CDATA[Java 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.   Our client has a Java Developer contract role available at their location in Detroit.

 

Responsibilities
  • Define, design, build, test, deploy, and support software products
  • Elaborate, estimate, and design for small increments of work… just-in-time
  • Perform root cause analysis, technology evaluation, and design spikes

Qualifications
  • 5+ years of Java development experience
  • Demonstrated experience using Spring Boot
  • Experience working on at least one project using Jenkins for continuous integration

 

Please send resumes to: maggie.larabee@bluestonestaffing.com

 
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Tue, 08 May 2018 00:00:00 CDT 0
<![CDATA[QA]]> Our client, a global Automaker located in Detroit, is seeking a QA Developer.  The QA Developer will work with stakeholders, software developers throughout the entire product development cycle.  The QA Developer will work in multiple areas for testing. 

Responsibilities
  • Execute test plans/cases and report on result.
  • Communicate testing results in conjunction with test plans. Represent defects into the development process.
  • Identify and analyze defects/test results and be able to deduct the chain of events leading to a failure. 
  • Help develop, document, and implement applicable QA processes and procedures to provide more effective quality methods within the group in support of providing quality products. 

Qualifications
  • Experience testing mobile applications
  • Experience writing black box and GUI test cases, designing tests to mitigate risks, and helping business experts define requirements
  • Experience in context-based, exploratory, or scenario testing (Agile Testing)
  • Detailed knowledge of Android and iOS Interface Guidelines (IG) a plus
  • Knowledge of and desire to work in an Agile development environment (preferably Scrum)

e-mail resumes to Cheryl.fisher@bluestonestaffing.com

 

 

 

 

 
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Thu, 26 Apr 2018 00:00:00 CDT 0
<![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[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[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[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[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[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[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[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[Sr Business Analyst]]> Join a global manufacturing company in the Greenville area as a Sr. Business Analyst. Our client is  looking for a Sr. Business Analyst with Agile experience to join the software services and solutions team. This   is a contract to hire opportunity!   In this role, the ideal candidate will collaborate with product owners, stakeholders and scrum teams to understand and translate business and technical requirements into user stories/use cases for  IoT and Cloud based software solutions.

Duties will include, but are not limited to: documenting business requirements/user stories and their respective test scenarios, developing customer journey/process maps, researching issues and problem solving, collecting and analyzing data, support testing of new features and enhancements, and planning/conducting effective training sessions for end-users.
 

Required
  • Bachelor’ s Degree and 7+ years of experience as a Business Analyst in IT or related industry
  • Knowledge of Agile requirements gathering techniques
  • Must be detail oriented and have excellent analytical skills
  • Excellent understanding of web and software development concepts

E-mail Chris.Burgess@bluestonestaffing.com
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Fri, 27 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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