Bertus S schreef op 17 december 2011 15:52:
APPLICATION SPECIALIST MICROSOFT PRODUCTS
Major firm in Chicago, Illinois is seeking an Application Specialist for a twelve month plus contract position.
The Applications Specialist will actively participate with the firms Project Portfolio Management application software implementation projects, installing and tailoring the software packages from a defined template per segment as defined in the solution design document (Blueprint).
Activities will take place in there office in Chicago and at our other locations that will require occasional travel.
Responsibilities and duties
Participating in the design, implementation (configuration) and customization of Sopheon Accolade packaged software applications
Providing product training at our client sites, as part of the implementation of our software solutions
Working within project scope and budget as well as managing client expectations
Supporting our Support (customer support), as and when required, for software issues analysis and triage
Providing internal technical support with setting up and maintaining helpdesk, development and testing infrastructure related to implementation projects
Keep developing knowledge and expertise of Microsoft based technologies and other technologies used by Sopheon*s packaged software solutions
Developing a strong knowledge of Sopheon*s solutions and Best Practices
Contributing to the continuous improvement of our implementation methods and quality processes
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required for this position will include:
Thorough knowledge of and hands-on experience in working with Microsoft platforms and technologies (current and older versions), including:
Microsoft Office incl. VBA programming
Microsoft Windows Server
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Microsoft SQL Server
Microsoft Windows client Operating Systems
Microsoft Internet Explorer
Microsoft Virtual Server * Hyper-V / Microsoft Virtual PC
Microsoft SharePoint Portal Server
Software development knowledge and skills:
The ideal candidate should possess a general understanding of:
MS Server components such as: Active Directory, policies, COM+, SMTP, Message Queue
SQL Server Enterprise Manager
Business Intelligence (BI) tools
Virtualization / VMWare
Network and internet architectures
Microsoft certification is a plus
Knowledge of networking (protocols, firewalls, proxy servers, authentication, security, remote), Unix/Linux, Perl and PHP, Citrix is an advantage
Team player, with the ability to work in a (virtual) team and across cultural and language boundaries
Ability to operate in a project environment, as well as being able to operate independently with a high sense of responsibility with consistent high quality of work
Ability to learn quickly and solve problems practically
Analytical, accurate and methodical
Flexible, highly focused go-getter
Strong interpersonal skills
Can-do approach and stress resilient coupled with a sense of humor
Strong presentation and communication skills - both written and oral
Languages: fluency in English and another European language is a must, any other non-European languages is a plus only
Eager to expand his/her knowledge and progress
This position pays $45.00 per hour on a w-2 hourly basis. All candidates must possess a green card, ead or be of citizenship.
Please let me know your availability for this position.
Director of Technical Recruiting
P: 973.732.5454 x21
Bron: seeker.dice.com/jobsearch/servlet/Job...Bertus S.