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Product Verification Specialist
Technical Sales Engineer
Field Sales Specialist VMWare
QA Automation Engineer
Senior Software Developer
Big Data Developer
Service Desk Analyst
GUI Developer
Visual Basic Developer
Server Application Developer
Intermediate Software Developer
Front End Developer
Senior VXWorks Engineer
C# Silverlight Developer
JDE Specialist
IT Vendor Management Analyst
Payroll Coordinator
System Integration Lead
Data Migration Lead
Virtualization Developer
Director, Information Technology and Systems
Intermediate Developer 


Product Verification Specialist

Posting #18022015

Permanent, Multiple Positions

Ottawa, Ontario

Position Summary:

QSi is seeking a Junior Product Verification Specialist to join our client’s team. s a member of the Product Verification team you will be responsible for analysis of product requirements for the purpose of developing test cases to confirm product quality. In this position, you will be responsible for ensuring products are delivered to our customers with the highest possible quality. This position offers an opportunity to individuals who are seeking a challenging role where they can fully utilize their technical and product validation skills.

Responsibilities and Skills:
  • Participate in testing activities whose goal is to validate compliance with product requirements
  • Review of product requirements and design specifications
  • Creation of test plan documents (establishing scope and approach)
  • Preparation and definition of test environments
  • Collaboration with other groups, specifically within R&D
  • Maintains and augments lab test environments
  • Analyzes and troubleshoots test case failures to identify the need for a functional update or a test case update.
  • Other related duties
  • Bachelor’s degree or post-secondary education, preferably in computer science, engineering or mathematics or related work experience
  • Customer focused, attentive to detail, investigative, commitment to quality
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment, ability to prioritize and excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and/or as part of a team
  • Good understanding of quality assurance measures, metrics and bug life cycle
  • Sound knowledge of Microsoft Windows operating systems, Linux operating system, TCP/IP networking
  • Knowledge of audio/video security systems is considered an asset
  • 1-2 + years testing experience of software and hardware products
  • Programming( C++, C#, Python) is an asset
  • MS Word, MS Excel, MS Access, Test Case Management tools, Virtual Machine SW and other test related SW and knowledge
Please submit your resume to resumes@qsi.com

Technical Sales Engineer

Posting #02122014

Permanent

Ottawa, Ontario

Position Summary:

QSi is is seeking to an Technical Sales Engineer to join our clients team. As a Sales Engineer, based in Ottawa Canada, you will be responsible for driving the technical sales cycles to ensure customer success and revenue goals derived from our client’s software.

Responsibilities and Skills:
  • Present vision and technologies, strategy, and product roadmaps to executives, technical management and technical engineers
  • Maintain deep technical and business knowledge of VMware cloud computing and networking applications, industry directions, and trends
  • Maintain a detailed working knowledge of VMware cloud architectures (and to a lesser extent Amazon AWS, Hyper-V and OpenStack)
  • Assist sales in preparation of proposals, demonstrations, statement of work, and supporting documents for prospects
  • Work collaboratively with sales associates, product management, technical marketing and engineering during the development, launch and continuing refinement of products
  • Maintain, grow, and leverage relationships with key customers
  • 3+ years’ experience in technology related work, including pre-sales systems engineer or customer-facing engineer working on large scale enterprise, federal and service provider environments
  • Understand what it takes to be a successful pre-sales systems engineer
  • Social intelligence to see the political dynamics of any customer situation
  • Hypervisor hands on and architecture experience in at least one of the following: VMware vSphere or vCloud Director, VMware Horizon View, VMware NSX or VMware vRealize Suite
  • Experience or good understanding of any of the following cloud management systems: OpenStack, CloudStack, vCloud Automation Center (vCAC), vCloud Director (vCD)
  • Ability to communicate with Network Architects
  • Must be comfortable and have a desire for hands-on duties supporting customers during product demonstrations, training, and PoCs
  • Ability to deliver training & workshop sessions as part of the pre-sales process
  • Ability to travel up to 50% of the time globally
Please submit your resume to resumes@qsi.com

Field Sales Specialist VMWare

Posting #20032015

Permanent

Ottawa, Ontario

Position Summary:

QSi is seeking an Account Executive to join our client’s team. The Account Executive – North America will be a field-based sales specialist supporting sales of AirSembly cloud services solutions. The Account Executive will own a bookings quota number and be responsible for acquisition of new customers and the expansion and support of existing customers. Knowledge of software portal sales and the cloud services marketplace, with emphasis on vSphere, vCloud Director and vCloud Air, is a must. Experience with selling into VMware vCloud Air Network Service Providers is a plus. The role will require travel within North America. As much as 40-60% of the role could involve end-customer travel.

Responsibilities and Skills:
  • Accountable for achieving booking targets for direct sales of AirSembly solutions in a geographic region
  • Maintain, grow, and leverage broad customer relationships with the ability to articulate the impact of software within a customer’s current and future operations
  • Provide weekly forecasting visibility to leadership of sales pipeline status to achieve target bookings
  • Maintain high customer satisfaction level
  • 4+ years of sales experience in the IT services industry, preferable in hosted or cloud services
  • Strong knowledge of cloud marketplace software, IT hosting, multi-tier distribution channels and service provider ecosystems
  • Experience working in a fast-paced, start-up type sales organization
  • Has a startup mentality
  • Is a solid communicator
  • Independent, with a desire to give back to your team
  • Passionate about technology and its impact on customers
  • Driven to overachieve on customer expectations
Please submit your resume to resumes@qsi.com

QA Automation Engineer

Posting #13032015

6 Months +,

Ottawa, Ontario

Position Summary:

QSi is seeking a QA Automation Engineer to join our client’s team.

Responsibilities and Skills:
  • Work closely with design team to understand product features and architecture in order to develop test strategy/test cases covering both feature and product scope
  • Work with other QA team member to ensure proper test coverage
  • Work with system test team to ensure seamless test integration
  • Participate in the Agile process for the software development lifecycle
  • Minimum 7 years of experience in testing complex management and networking applications
  • Exposure to OpenStack / VMWare
  • Experience using scripting languages (Bash / Python / Perl) running on Linux
  • Ability to adapt to changing requirements in a high paced environment
  • Ability to derive test plan both at the feature and product level
  • Strong communication, teamwork and problem solving skills are essential
  • Experience with GIT / Gerrit / Jenkins
Please submit your resume to resumes@qsi.com

Senior Software Developer

Posting #05022015

6 Months+

Ottawa, Ontario

Position Summary:

QSi is seeking a Senior Software Developer to join our client’s team. The ideal incumbent will have strong programming skills in C, C++, and Java as well as familiarity with Linux/Unix and web-application development (HTML, AJAX). Our client is seeking candidates with creative problem solving skills and excellent troubleshooting and debugging skills. Strong written and verbal communication are an important part of the role as well. The incumbents must have the ability to manage multiple tasks and work towards long term goals. Candidates should have familiarity with scripting tools (Perl, Javascript, Python) and posses a Bachelor’s or Master’s in Computer Science or Engineering.

Skills and Knowledge:
  • Develop and enhance software development tools to optimize compile/test/commit development process
  • Develop suite of applications improving S/W developer/manager/release manager productivity and overall S/W quality
  • Develop application backend in Python/Django with MySQL database, user interface front end using Django (server side) and Javascript/Dojo (client side)
  • Develop web application front ends and service enhancements for continuous integration tools
  • Transform existing tools to provide a state-of-the-art development experience to developers
  • Conceive new tools and/or methods to increase the overall quality of the S/W releases while maintaining an agile development process
  • Develop ETL (extract, transform, load) applications in Python/Django
  • Automate bug detection and isolation
  • Work within a team environment and enhance your programming skills while learning from the Senior Software Engineers at the same time
Please submit your resume to resumes@qsi.com

Big Data Developer

Posting #07032015

6 months +

Ottawa, Ontario

Position Summary:

QSi is seeking a Big Data Developer to join our client’s team.

Desired Skills:
  • Extensive hands-on experience with big data analytics related technologies and techniques
  • Hands on experiences in software development workflow analytics
  • Knowledge of the industry standard and common practices in software development workflow analysis
  • Successful records of turning research ideas into actionable designs and POCs
  • Experience with distributed graph databases
  • Experience in Cassandra Spark is highly desirable
  • Experience in data mining and working with large, unfiltered data sets highly desirable
  • Experience in Python, Java
  • Comfortable working in an open, dynamic team where multiple on-going projects and open collaboration are the norm

 

Please submit your resume to resumes@qsi.com

Service Desk Analyst

Posting #12032015

2 years+

Ottawa, Ontario

Position Summary:

QSi is seeking a Service Desk Analyst to join our client’s team.This resource will be focused on the providing support to Internal and external customer base. The individual consultant must have strong technical and problem solving skills, coupled with good communications skills. Bilingualism is highly desirable. The position also requires shift work (7.5 hour shifts) on a 5/24 basis as well as a security clearance at the secret level.

Responsibilities and Skills:
  • Troubleshoot incidents and support internal and external customer base
  • Incident and Problem management
  • IT functions such as reporting, trending,and analysis
  • Various health and systems checks
  • Setting up workstations and installing applications
  • Resetting user accounts for Active Directory,phone system, etc
  • Monitoring,in real-time, critical system components
  • 3+ years of prior experience in Information Technology
  • ITIL foundation is desirable
  • Demonstrates analytical, organizational, planning skills;oral and written communication skills
  • Strong technical and problem solving skills
  • Skill in coordinating activities, evaluating Issues,and establishing priorities
  • Ability to assume responsibility with minimal supervision
  • Call Centre experience
Please submit your resume to resumes@qsi.com

GUI Developer

Posting #09032015

6 months+

Ottawa, Ontario

Position Summary:

QSi is seeking a GUI Developer to join our client’s team.

Responsibilities and Skills:
  • Minimum 3-5 years of experience in developing complex web applications primarily using Java
  • Experience with JavaScript, HTML and CSS
  • Experience with MVC design pattern
  • Experience with RESTful Web Services and JSON/XML manipulation
  • Experience with SQL and JDBC drivers
  • Ability to adapt to changing requirements in a high paced environment
  • Ability to take high level feature requirements and ultimately deliver a solution and corresponding documentation
  • Strong communication, teamwork and problem solving skills are essential
  • Openness to exploring and learning about new technologies as possible solutions to issues
  • Experience with jQuery /AngularJS / Bootstrap
  • Experience with building real-time web applications and WebSocket protocol
  • Exposure to Play Framework and Scala programming language
  • Experience with GIT / Gerrit / Jenkins
  • Experience with JUnit
Please submit your resume to resumes@qsi.com

Visual Basic Developer

Posting #10032015

6 months

Ottawa, Ontario

Position Summary:

QSi is seeking a Visual Basic Developer to join our client’s team.

Responsibilities and Skills:
  • Experienced Visual Basic for Applications in Excel programmer with 3-5 years of VBA development.
  • Experienced mining data from various databases and generating metrics
  • Working knowledge of the TL9000 specification
  • Specific knowledge working with the SQL, Team Foundation Services, Team Tracker and ClearQuest
Please submit your resume to resumes@qsi.com

Server Application Developer

Posting #11022015

Permanent, Multiple Positions

Ottawa, Ontario

Position Summary:

QSi is seeking an intermediate Server Application Developer to join our client’s team. Our clients’ applications group is looking for a talented intermediate developer to contribute to the design and development of our enterprise management software. In this position, you will be a key member of the team responsible for our industry-leading video management platform supporting large scale, intelligent video surveillance networks. This position offers an opportunity to individuals who are seeking a challenging role where they can fully utilize and grow their software development skills

Responsibilities and Skills:
  • Design, develop, test and debug Java EE web applications
  • Work closely with client application developers to realize specific requirements
  • Design and implement web application server features, based on requirements analysis
  • Mapping requirements to tasks, estimating and delivering on time under tight schedules
  • Mentoring junior team members while providing design guidance and code reviews
  • 3-5 years in software development using Java, primarily in web application development
  • Proficient with Java EE architecture and frameworks including Servlets and the Spring Framework
  • Relational database design experience, good knowledge of SQL, and experience using ORM
  • Experience with Java web applications servers (Glassfish, Tomcat, JBOSS/WildFly preferred)
  • Experience with web services (SOAP, REST ) and XML
  • Experience in application profiling and performance tuning
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in English
Please submit your resume to resumes@qsi.com

Intermediate Software Developer

Posting #15022015

Permanent, Multiple Positions

Ottawa, Ontario

Position Summary:

QSi is seeking an Intermediate Developer to join our client’s team. Our clients is looking for a talented software designer for the development and support of their multimedia software solutions. The incumbent will be working with motivated and experienced developers as they continue setting the standards in networked video technology. As a developer, you will gain experience in software technology that encompasses intelligent digital video and audio processing, real-time networking, real-time disk storage, centralized network management, integrated data and business systems, and best-in-class client user interfaces.networks.

Responsibilities and Skills:
  • Work with R&D and other corporate team members, such as Product Management, to obtain software requirements, create quality design specifications based on these requirements, determine the required development tasks and provide accurate time estimates for their completion, and implement the proposed design
  • Investigate and resolve technical issues reported from the field. At times the issue may require interactions with other functional teams (e.g. hardware, firmware). The candidate will be responsible for participating in these cross-functional investigations to bring field issues to resolution
  • Work with the Product Validation and Technical Publications teams to assist them with their duties in testing and documenting the features developed
  • Assist with planning and tracking of development tasks, project milestones and inter- team dependencies
  • Research new technology to provide product innovation or problem resolution
  • Adhere to corporate technical standards and processes
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science or Engineering program
  • C++ programming languages
  • Object-oriented design and design patterns
  • Strong knowledge of networking and TCP/IP, UDP, HTTP protocols
  • Large, complex, multi-threaded applications
  • Virtualized environments
  • C, C#, and JAVA programming languages
  • Server-side development (attention to scalability, reliability, redundancy) in a Windows environment
  • Database (SQL, CodeBase) application development and integration through standard database interfaces
  • Experience interfacing to IP cameras and access control systems (e.g. Lenel, Pacom, S2, Software House CCURE)
  • Image, video and audio compression and/or analytical processing; multimedia streaming and storage formats
  • Other technology experience: COM, ActiveX, DirectX, Direct3D, web protocols, web scripting languages
  • Windows and Linux desktop and server platforms
Please submit your resume to resumes@qsi.com

Big Data Developer

Posting #07032015

6 months +

Ottawa, Ontario

Position Summary:

QSi is seeking a Big Data Developer to join our client’s team.

Desired Skills:
  • Extensive hands-on experience with big data analytics related technologies and techniques
  • Hands on experiences in software development workflow analytics
  • Knowledge of the industry standard and common practices in software development workflow analysis
  • Successful records of turning research ideas into actionable designs and POCs
  • Experience with distributed graph databases
  • Experience in Cassandra Spark is highly desirable
  • Experience in data mining and working with large, unfiltered data sets highly desirable
  • Experience in Python, Java
  • Comfortable working in an open, dynamic team where multiple on-going projects and open collaboration are the norm

 

Please submit your resume to resumes@qsi.com

Intermediate Software Developer

Posting #06032015

Permanent

Ottawa, Ontario

Position Summary:

QSi is seeking an Intermediate Software Developer to join our client’s team. Our client is seeking an Intermediate Software Developer to join their Cloud Solutions Management Applications team. As an integral member of the team, the Developer will work with a team of other Software developers, a Product Manager and Development Managers to create high-quality web-based provisioning applications.

Desired Skills:
  • Experience developing front-end web UI and working knowledge of web
    technologies such as HTML, CSS, Javascript, AJAX, and JQuery.
  • A minimum of 3 years working experience with the following JEE technologies
    (JSP, Servlets, JPA, EJBs, SOAP/REST Web services)
  • A minimum of 5 years working experience with Java.
  • Experience working with SQL and relational databases (e.g., PostgreSQL,
    Oracle, or MySQL).
  • Experience working with Java frameworks such as Hibernate, Struts, and Spring.
  • Experience working with application servers such as JBoss or Apache Tomcat
  • Experience working with the Eclipse IDE, and with SVN/CVS
  • Working knowledge of design patterns and advance data structures is desirable.
  • Telecom experience
  • Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or a related field.
Please submit your resume to resumes@qsi.com

Front End Developer

Posting #05032015

Permanent

Ottawa, Ontario

Position Summary:

QSi is seeking a Front End Developer to join our client’s team. Our client is seeking an experienced Front End Developer to join their Cloud Solutions Management Applications team. As an integral member of the team, the Front End Developer will work with a team of Software developers, a Product Manager and Development Managers to create high-quality responsive web applications.

Responsibilities and Desired Skills:
  • Design and implement intuitive and responsive web pages and widgets
  • Test and evaluate the usability of our provisioning portal, identify user
  • Have a strong ability to move ideas and concepts into viable design
  • Have a strong interest in user interface design
  • Be able to work productively and influence software development teams to
    our provisioning portal.experience problems, and work with Product Teams to resolve them
  • Adopt user interface design best practices
  • 5+ years of work experience as a Front-End Developer building web
    applications with technologies such as HTML, HTML5, CSS, JavaScript.
  • Experience working with Web 2.0 technologies, including AJAX, JSON,
    XML, JQuery.
  • Experience working with client-side JavaScript MVC frameworks such as
    Ember.js, AngularJS, or Backbone.js.
  • Expertise designing and building large Single Page web-based
    applications.
  • Experience building applications that interface with multiple web services
    APIs
  • A strong portfolio of projects in which you were the Lead Front-End
    Designer.
  • Experience prototyping design concepts.
Please submit your resume to resumes@qsi.com

Senior VXWorks Engineer

Posting #19022015

Permanent

Ottawa, Ontario

Position Summary:

QSi is seeking a Senior VXWorks Engineer to join our client’s team. The VxWorks Microkernel is a small footprint, highly optimized operating system designed to meet the needs of tomorrow’s wearable and IoT technologies. The successful candidate must be a highly adaptable team player who can quickly ramp up on new technologies and accomplish goals in a fast-paced agile environment. In addition, the candidate must be able to operate independently and have strong communication skills.

Responsibilities and Skills:
  • Design, develop, debug, and test kernel features, drivers, and/or BSPs for the VxWorks Microkernel Real Time Operating System (VxMicro RTOS). Projects are developed across a broad range of embedded devices and include ARM and IA architectures
  • Configure and deploy target hardware setups and simulation environments. Involves connecting hardware with host environments, operating system bring-up, and remote debugging
  • Engage in daily scrums, participate in Sprint planning and retrospective meetings, and communicate with the broader VxMicro developer community
  • Interact with developers in an emerging open source community, contributing kernel features developed at Syntronic and integrating kernel features developed by the community
  • B.Sc, B.A.Sc, B.Eng., or equivalent in a technical field of study (such as computer science, electrical engineering, or mathematics) or equivalent work experience
  • At least 5 years of software development experience in embedded systems programming & embedded hardware architecture, preferably embedded Linux or VxWorks
  • At least 2 years of experience kernel, driver, or BSP development, preferably on more than one architecture or device
  • Experience with Linux development and familiarity with code development tools such as Git, Eclipse, CodeCollaborator, Crucible, etc.
  • Experience in kernel, driver, or BSP development (ARM or Intel BSPs preferred)
  • Strong understanding of operating system concepts
  • Strong understanding of compiler technologies (e.g. GNU GCC, LLVM, etc.) and standard C library implementations (e.g. Newlib, musl, Bionic, etc.)
  • Strong C++/C programming skills
  • Development experience in open source projects and contributing to a community of developers
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills
Please submit your resume to resumes@qsi.com

C# Silverlight Developer

Posting #16022015

Permanent, Multiple Positions

Ottawa, Ontario

Position Summary:

QSi is seeking a C#, Silverlight Developer to join our client’s team. Our clients’ applications group is looking for talented developers to contribute to the design and development of our enterprise video software. In this position, you will be a member of the team responsible for design and development of our client software supporting large scale, intelligent video surveillance networks.

Responsibilities and Skills:
  • Design and implementation of client software features, based on requirements analysis
  • Coding, testing and debugging of C#/Silverlight/WPF based applications
  • Assisting with integration with in house developed and 3rd party user interface components
  • Creation of design specifications based on software requirements
  • Integration of web applications with web services (SOAP) and video services (H.264/MPEG via RTSP/MP4)
  • Working alongside other motivated team members and disciplines to ship high quality software products
  • 2+ years in .NET software development (C# programming language)
  • Solid technical knowledge of the Microsoft .NET framework
  • Rich Internet Application development including audio/video
  • User interface development (.NET Forms/WPF/Silverlight/Flash)
  • Visual Studio 2013
  • Web Services and design including SOAP, REST
  • Communication protocols including TCP/IP, HTTP
  • Web scripting languages and related technologies such as Javascript, HTML/CSS, AJAX, PHP and JSP
  • Multimedia streaming protocols (RTP/RTSP, MP4)
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in English
Please submit your resume to resumes@qsi.com

JDE Specialist

Posting #11022015

Permanent

Ottawa, Ontario

Position Summary:

QSi is seeking a JDE ERP Specialist to join our clients team. The JDE ERP Specialist, provides business system solutions to meet corporate needs and objectives. The incumbent acts as the subject-matter expert for various JDE EnterpriseOne ERP business modules and frequently leads projects for our client’s business units. In addition, the incumbent provides cross-departmental outreach for JDE ERP related matters, researches a variety of topics (e.g. module related problems), provides training and researches, develops and recommends JDE ERP options to improve efficiency.

Responsibilities:
  • Lead IT and information systems projects related specifically to JDE EnterpriseOne
  • Collaborate with business units to define business requirements
  • Research, recommend, develop, document and implement system solutions to
    enhance existing processes
  • Monitor and maintain the operations and effectiveness of the JDE ERP system
  • Develop functional specifications for the application development team
  • Develop and maintain effective relationships within DCC, and with industry, the
    Client-Partners and/or stakeholders
  • Ensure quality standards are met, in line with corporate expectations
  • Manage risk
  • Help maintain the effectiveness of business systems, processes and policies
  • Perform security audits
  • Support monthly, quarterly and year-end processes associated with human resources and
    finance
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Best practices, methods, trends and legislation in IT
  • JDE EnterpriseOne Operating System & Finance, HR and Contracing Modules
  • Project and risk management principles
  • Provide functional direction and advice to employees
Please submit your resume to resumes@qsi.com

IT Vendor Management Analyst

Posting #09012015

6 Months +

Ottawa, Ontario

Position Summary:

QSi is seeking to a IT Vendor Management Analyst to join our clients team.The IT Vendor Engagement Analyst will serve as an instrumental contributor to developing and enforcing policies and procedures that all IT staff must adhere to while working with vendors; monitoring and reporting on vendor performance and relationships in areas that include quality, availability and responsiveness; working closely with IT Service Owners to ensure vendor related service costs are within established budgets; and provide administrative support to the Vendor Management Office.

Responsibilities:
  • Maintain the vendor database – tracking contracts for renewal, expiration dates, costs, stakeholders, contact info, etc
  • Assist in proactively driving vendor management process improvements that will result in cost reduction, productivity, and service level enhancements.
  • Manage and report on KPI’s and SLA’s in place with 3rd party vendors and provide spend analysis with recommendations for operational improvements.
  • Ensure timely resolution of issues related to vendor performance.
  • Track RFIs, RFPs and POCs with vendors and provide process support to relationship managers.
  • Prepare correspondence to vendors.
  • Provide regularly scheduled reports to management as well as ad hoc reports as requested.
Please submit your resume to resumes@qsi.com

Payroll Coordinator

Posting #07022015

Part Time, Permanent

Ottawa, Ontario

Position Summary:

We’re hiring! QSI is currently seeking a payroll coordinator to join our team on a part time basis.

Responsibilities and Desired Skills:
  • Support Finance Administrator
  • Run payroll for employees in different provinces across Canada
  • Enter employee information into Simply Accounting System
  • Maintain employee records
  • Perform General Ledger entries
  • Prepare invoicing
  • Knowledge of payroll legislation
  • Experience running payroll in both Ontario and Quebec, other provinces an asset
  • Knowledge of accounts payable and receivable
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft office, specifically Microsoft Excel
  • 1-2 years experience with Simply Accounting
  • Educational Background in Accounting and/or Payroll
  • Payroll Certificate is an asset
Please submit your resume to resumes@qsi.com

System Integration Lead

Posting #29012015

Permanent

Ottawa, Ontario

Position Summary:

QSi is seeking to a System Integration Lead to join our clients team.The SI Lead is accountable for the implementation of the integration requirements for the CIT platform and for the migration of data from legacy platforms into the CIT platform in support of the deployment strategy. This role will work closely with Enterprise Information Management & Enterprise Architecture ensuring that Data Definitions, Data Mappings, Architecture Blueprints & Standards are followed. The SI Lead will provide direction to CIT technical teams delivering on integration and data migration managing all these activities against the overall project plan. This senior role will in addition to being an SME in the domains of EIM, Technical Integration and will lead the delivery of integration and migration outcomes called for in CIT & Enterprise requirements design.
The SI Lead will interface with various multi-disciplinary project teams, as well as with external vendor(s) in order to support the development, testing & deployment of the integration and data migration capabilities of the CIT platform. Having significant industry experience and detailed knowledge of industry best practices relating to integration and data migration the SID Lead will provide recommendations to both technical and business audiences, mentoring & coaching of resources and will implement appropriate industry best practices.

Skills and Knowledge:
  • Understanding of EIM, Enterprise Architecture
  • Integration technologies SOA, REST, Data Mapping, MDM
  • Integration of COTS/SaaS solutions in the enterprise
  • Data Migration, Meta-Data, Data Models
  • Experience of best practices in the software development life cycle, business and systems analysis supported by data modeling; awareness of technology trends and leading practices
  • Ability to thrive in an environment of pressing deadlines and changing conditions
  • Project management at an advanced level
  • Experience in the areas of process design, business/systems solution design, change management in an IT environment
  • University degree in Engineering, Computer Science, related discipline or equivalent
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in being the integration lead of a COTS and/or SaaS solution into an enterprise context
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in being the data migration lead in the replacement of legacy applications.
  • A combined minimum of 10 years of experience in roles within EIM, Enterprise Architecture, Data Migration and System Integration
Please submit your resume to resumes@qsi.com

Data Migration Lead

Posting #13012015

Permanent

Ottawa, Ontario

Position Summary:

QSi is seeking to a Data Migration Lead to join our clients team.The DM Lead is accountable for the implementation of the integration requirements for the CIT platform and for the migration of data from legacy platforms into the CIT platform in support of the deployment strategy. This role will work closely with Enterprise Information Management & Enterprise Architecture ensuring that Data Definitions, Data Mappings, Architecture Blueprints & Standards are followed. The DM Lead will provide direction to CIT technical teams delivering on integration and data migration managing all these activities against the overall project plan. This senior role will in addition to being an SME in the domains of EIM, Technical Integration, and Data Migration will lead the delivery of integration and migration outcomes called for in CIT Enterprise requirements design.
The DM Lead will interface with various multi-disciplinary project teams, as well as with external vendor(s) in order to support the development, testing & deployment of the integration and data migration capabilities of the CIT platform. Having significant industry experience and detailed knowledge of industry best practices relating to integration and data migration the DM Lead will provide recommendations to both technical and business audiences, mentoring & coaching of resources and will implement appropriate industry best practices.

Skills and Knowledge:
  • Understanding of EIM, Enterprise Architecture
  • Integration technologies SOA, REST, Data Mapping, MDM
  • Integration of COTS/SaaS solutions in the enterprise
  • Data Migration, Meta-Data, Data Models
  • Experience of best practices in the software development life cycle, business and systems analysis supported by data modeling; awareness of technology trends and leading practices
  • Ability to thrive in an environment of pressing deadlines and changing conditions
  • Project management at an advanced level
  • Experience in the areas of process design, business/systems solution design, change management in an IT environment
  • University degree in Engineering, Computer Science, related discipline or equivalent
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in being the integration lead of a COTS and/or SaaS solution into an enterprise context
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in being the data migration lead in the replacement of legacy applications.
  • A combined minimum of 10 years of experience in roles within EIM, Enterprise Architecture, Data Migration and System Integration
Please submit your resume to resumes@qsi.com

Virtualization Developer

Posting #26052014

6 Months +

Ottawa, Ontario

Position Summary:

QSi is seeking an Virtualization Developer to join our client’s team. The Cloud and Virtualization Group (CVG) is seeking Software Engineers at various levels for its emerging technology next generation management Platform. The team will take a fast-paced, iterative approach to development using the Agile process. The incumbent will be responsible for developing features primarily in Java and managing communications with underlying Cloud platform, supporting a REST based API to NB clients, and designing, documenting and implement features. The incumbent will also work with various cross-functional groups such as development teams and use the Agile process for the software development lifecycle.

Knowledge and Skills:
  • Minimum 3-5 years of experience in developing complex applications primarily using Java
  • Exposure to OpenStack / VMWare
  • Experience using scripting languages (Bash / Python / Perl) running on Linux
  • Experience integrating with Open Source Software / Third party Products
  • Experience with Hibernate / relational databases
  • Ability to adapt to changing requirements in a high paced environment
  • Ability to take high level feature requirements and ultimately deliver a solution and corresponding documentation
  • Strong communication, teamwork and problem solving skills are essential.
  • Openness to exploring and learning about new technologies as possible solutions to issues
  • Experience integrating with JClouds
  • Experience integrating with VMWare Infrastructure API (vi SDK)
  • Knowledge of VMWare architecture and product suite
  • Experience with GIT / Gerrit / Jenkins
Please submit your resume to resumes@qsi.com

Director, Information Technology and Systems

Posting #04122014

Permanent

Ottawa, Ontario

Position Summary:

QSi is seeking a Director, Information Technology and Systems to join our clients team. Reporting to the Director, Operations, the Director, Information Technology and Systems (IT and IS), being the senior most position within the IT/IS department, is responsible for the vision, strategy, planning, and management of IT/IS services and solutions which support the business strategies. Success is the primary focus; through a culture of service excellence evidenced by innovative solutions that meet the current and emerging needs of its members and stakeholders; and competence in project management, work prioritization and strong business relationships.

Responsibilities and Skills:
  • Provides leadership and management of the organization’s information technology services
  • Provides strategic vision, planning, and implementation of technology to align with and support business initiatives while maintaining day-to-day operations and ensuring a clear pathway for managed growth
  • Plans, directs and controls all systems and operational activities of the IT/IS Department
  • Implements and follows Project Management and Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC) methodologies to ensure that required systems are introduced across the organization in an efficient and effective manner and meet stakeholder requirements
  • Works closely with various departments to streamline and optimize IT/IS services to support their business activities
  • Stays abreast of emerging technologies and systems that support member engagement activities;
  • Provides leadership, guidance, direction and mentorship to IT/IS team, including managing external IT/IS consultants/contractors and vendors on an as needed basis, to foster a high performing team environment
  • University degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or a related disciple required, with a professional IT designation (e.g. Information Systems Professional, Information Technology Certified Professional).
  • Project Management and ITIL certification is considered an asset
  • A minimum of 15 years of progressive IT experience, including 5 years in a leadership role in a business environment, preferably in the non-profit sector
  • Experience in implementing successful, innovative IT/IS solutions that link current and emerging stakeholder requirements with business strategies
  • Excellent IT/IS industry awareness – emerging technologies, leading practices, major issues
  • Strong project management skills, proven ability to ensure accuracy and rigor in time, cost and quality related to deliverables for stakeholders
  • Lead the delivery of designated IT/IS services, through a mix of in-house and strategic sourcing arrangements
  • Business acumen, ability to develop an understanding of stakeholder requirements and using this knowledge to develop, and implement practical, scalable and efficient business solutions
Please submit your resume to resumes@qsi.com

Intermediate Developer

Posting #20112014

6 months +

Ottawa, Ontario

Position Summary:

QSi is is seeking to an Intermediate Developer to join our clients team. Our client’s applications group is looking for a talented intermediate developer to contribute to the design and development of our enterprise management software. In this position, you will be a key member of the team responsible for designing and integrating client and server software components. This position offers an opportunity to individuals who are seeking a challenging role where they can fully utilize their software development skills in both Java and C#.

Responsibilities and Skills:
  • Design, coding, testing and debugging of media rich .NET WPF based applications
  • Integration with in house developed and 3rd party components into world class software solutions
  • Integration of .NET applications with web services (SOAP) and video services (H.264/MPEG via RTSP/MP4)
  • 3-4 years in software development using Java, primarily in web application server development
  • 1-2 years in software development using .NET (preferably C#/Silverlight)
  • Designing for high performance under heavy traffic and with high availability
  • Proficient with J2EE architectures and frameworks including working knowledge of the Spring Framework and Hibernate
  • Web Services and design including SOAP, REST
  • Client/server applications and multi-threaded application development
  • Communication protocols including TCP/IP, HTTP, SNMP
  • Visual Studio 2008/2010
Please submit your resume to resumes@qsi.com

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