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  • Business Analyst

    Aureon Consulting is seeking candidates for the following opportunity with one of our clients:

    Business Analyst

    Responsibilities will include:

    • Use of Waterfall and/or Agile methodologies and tools to build roadmaps, create stories, and work with IT on refinement, sprint planning, and delivery.
    • Communicate deliverables and progress clearly to stakeholders, facilitators and partners.
    • Support project/program managers in planning, managing, documenting, and communicating timelines, tasks, issues, decisions, and risks to ensure successful delivery of business objectives.
    • Help drive/support enterprise-scalable product design, development and deployment
    • Participate in planning and scoping sessions for a technology product or platform
    • Responsible for conducting sessions to gain insights into end user and customer needs
    • Author detailed functional and non-functional business requirements / user stories / mock-ups that map business strategy, customer demands, and technology delivery
    • Coordinate with business subject matter experts (SMEs) and stakeholders to capture key solution features and capabilities for solution design
    • Determine how solutions impact existing work processes and systems, and how to manage the integration of new processes or functionality
    • Plan effort estimations and roadmap development sessions to define sprints based on business priority and impact
    • Provide feedback to the executive sponsors using project defined metrics
    • Ensure development lifecycle and control processes are followed end-to-end
    • Translates business goals and end user needs into product strategy; communicates direction and product priorities to the development team, other matrixed teams, and third-party partners
    • Oversee user acceptance and business validation cycles with SMEs to ensure IT enhancements and project demands are delivered successfully with anticipated results
    • All other duties as assigned

    Requirements for this role:

    • Bachelor’s degree preferred, high school diploma (or equivalent) in combination with significant experience will be considered in lieu of degree. Minimum of high school diploma or equivalent is required.
    • 5+ years of experience as a member of an Agile software development team, preferably as an Agile Business Analyst, Product Owner or Scrum Master
    • Experience in dealing with multiple enterprise-scalable projects and cross-functional teams, and ability to coordinate across teams in a large matrix organization
    • Experience in Financial Services, Broker-Dealer Industry preferred
    • Ability to explain various ways to create user stories and document acceptance criteria preferred
    • Demonstrates skills facilitating remote meetings with participants across multiple locations
    • Demonstrates excellent communication skills and has a customer focused mindset
    • Ability to evaluate information gathered from multiple sources, reconcile conflicts and break down high-level information into details
    • Strong management, communication, technical and remote collaboration skills

     

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  • Business Analyst

    Aureon Consulting is seeking candidates for the following opportunity with one of our clients:

    Business Analyst

    Responsibilities will include:

    • Technical Business Analyst skilled at consulting with business and development staff to define requirements, coordinate testing, and validate data migration.
    • Conduct interviews and group requirement sessions to define requirements, identify gaps and analyze process needs.
    • Participate in vendor-hosted jad/jar and gap analysis sessions, articulating and/or documenting business needs clearly and accurately to vendor teams.
    • Coordinate test efforts with UI SMEs, prepare test cases as necessary, document test results and articulate to vendor teams.
    • Lead data validation for a large-scale data migration effort, as legacy data is migrated to the new system.
    • The organization has a remarkable amount of modernization taking place over the next 5 years. These projects will transform agency business operations, eliminate technical debt, improve user experience, and return significant cost savings.
    • Project will move a 40-year-old legacy mainframe system to a contemporary web-based solution. The new system will be a modified/configurable off the shelf product, developed and hosted by a third-party vendor.
    • This position will work closely with a project manager, as well as a large number of UI SMEs, while interacting daily with the vendor's project management and business analyst teams.
    • Throughout the project, this individual will lead requirement and testing sessions, ensuring business needs are captured and system features comply with technical specifications.
    • During data migration, this position will facilitate, analyze, and document data validation.

    Requirements for this role:

    • Involvement in prior technology implementations - 10 years
    • Proficient understanding of the software development lifecycle and related methodologies - 10 years
    • Demonstrated ability to elicit, document and understand business and technical requirements - 10 years
    • Experience testing system against test cases and technical specifications, document results; QA - 10 years
    • Experience preparing test cases and technical specifications; QA - 10 years
    • Proficient in the use of MS Office, MS Visio, Jira - 10 years
    • Working knowledge using SQL - 7 years
    • Demonstrated ability to facilitate meetings with technical teams, business stakeholders - 10 years
    • Experience participating in vendor-managed solution development projects - 7 years
    • Experience participating or leading data migration and data validation efforts - 10 years


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  • Business Analyst III

    Aureon Consulting is seeking candidates for the following opportunity with one of our clients:

    Business Analyst III

    Responsibilities will include:

    • Business requirements and scope development.
    • Coordinate projects and delivery proper documentation.
    • Build strong internal and external partnerships.
    • Adhere to Agile principles and philosophies (Scrum or Kanban, as applicable).
    • Work as a cross-functional team member in an Agile setting to help complete and deliver the team commitments.
    • Collaborate across teams and across business areas in the spirit of an Agile mindset.
    • Fulfill the role in the spirit of the Agile Manifesto, with emphasis on delivery of incremental value with frequent iterations and feedback loops.
    • Regular and reliable attendance.
    • Responsible for reporting risks that are identified to the appropriate team and/or management. Additionally, responsible for managing, monitoring, and reporting risks within the scope of your work area, to include, but not limited to Information Security risks.

    Requirements for this role:

    • Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Computer Science or related major, or comparable work experience.
    • 5-8 years’ experience serving as key liaison to other departments that have specific business functions.
    • 5-8 years’ experience planning, elicit, capture, analyze and validate business, functional and technical requirements.
    • 5-8 years’ experience performing current state analysis of existing business systems, applications and functions.
    • 3-5 years’ experience with the Agile / Lean methodologies.
    • 5+ years’ effective planning, scheduling, coordinating medium to large projects, meeting deadlines, and managing multiple projects concurrently.
    • Understand core systems, applications, and technical platforms.
    • Strong understanding of concepts of project planning and project management techniques to assist in small projects and/or group initiatives.
    • Working knowledge of a variety of technologies and platforms, including legacy midrange, client / server, and web services.
    • Maintain confidentiality pertaining to non-public business, financial and technological information, plans or data.
    • Think analytically to solve problems individually and in a team environment.
    • Ability to listen, understand, and respond to external and internal customers’ needs in a timely manner.
    • Ability to work the time necessary to complete projects or meet deadlines.
    • Manage multiple, concurrent projects, activities and tasks under time constraints.
    • Effectively interface with staff at all levels.
    • Strong critical / analytical thinking and problem-solving skills.
    • Excellent understanding of concepts of project planning and project management techniques to assist in small projects and/or group initiatives.
    • Influence a culture of embracing change, taking a consultative lead, collaborating for results, putting clients and consumers doing it right and going beyond.
    • Understand core systems, applications, and technical platforms.
    • Experience with Microsoft Project, Office, and Visio.
    • Evolve into a subject-matter expert who can easily liaise between IT and other departments.
    • Understanding of core business processes is a plus.
    • Experience with Microsoft Team Foundation Server, Microsoft Visual Studio Team Services, and/or Atlassian JIRA is a plus.
    • 5+ years’ SQL skills and experience with Sequel Database Query Analyzer preferred.
    • 5+ years’ experience planning, facilitate and execute system / functional testing and UAT for projects and enhancements preferred.
    • 3+ years’ experience training and mentoring others in business analysis tasks and responsibilities preferred.
    • 3+ years’ experience in modeling / mapping as-is and to-be business processes preferred.
    • 3+ years’ experience in test planning, test case development and execution is a plus.

     

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  • C# .NET Developer

    Aureon Consulting is seeking candidates for the following opportunity with one of our clients:

    C# .NET Developer

    Responsibilities will include:

    • Act in a developer role on a project to update a large application to use the latest versions of the .NET Framework and 64-bit application architectures.
    • Complete programming assignments needed to replace non-performant validation code, DevExpress updates, and other identified changes needed to upgrade ARTS to use newer versions of Microsoft’s .NET Framework and 64-bit application architectures.
    • Aid in gathering and documenting functional requirements, creating design documentation, and creating and executing test plans and testing scenarios.
    • Production support requests related to the changes they have made. All work assignments are documented within systems.
    • Updating an internal application to use newer libraries they have created to handle user validation – full-stack development SQL as well as server/web service-oriented work / and WinForms. The vendor will be rewriting – the current state does not work with Microsoft 64bit architecture settings.
    • A typical day consists of receiving a list of specific C# forms that have validation logic in them, which needs replaced, putting together a test plan to be followed by both the contractor and the unit to do regression testing, if there is anything after prod deploy. Post-prod, potentially may do prod support. For this role, it is in the context of prod – responsible for fixing.

    Requirements for this role:

    • Must be a reliable C# developer, comfortable writing and modifying stored procedures using SQL with DevExpress experience.
    • Ability to troubleshoot.
    • Ability to analyze requirements.
    • Ability to learn and understand a complex, existing application with minimal guidance.
    • Speed and accuracy make one candidate stand out over another.
    • C# SQL / Stored Procedures/ XSL (used to transform and create documents; in the context of this project, the vendor uses to develop validation logic), Soap Web Services, WCS Services, DevExpress (UI library).
    • C#.NET – 5 years required
    • SQL Server – 5 years required
    • WCF and SOAP Web Services – 3 years required
    • XSL - 3 YEARS REQUIRED – 3 years required
    • WinForms - 3 years required
    • Dev Express – 3 years required
    • TFS – 3 years required
    • Visual Studio – 3 years required
    • Work location: Central Iowa / able to work Remote through pandemic

     

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  • Data Architect

    Aureon Consulting is seeking candidates for the following opportunity with one of our clients:

    Data Architect

    Responsibilities will include:

    • Work closely with Architecture team and delivery team to help project backlog with a specific emphasis on re-architecting legacy capabilities to align with the target state architecture.
    • Make recommendations on improving the Data Architecture utilizing cloud (AWS preferred) hosted services, with a particular emphasis on asynchronous data warehousing.
    • Work with and as part of the team; guiding, training, and improving the maturity levels of the team.

     

    Requirements for this role:

     

    • 5+ years' experience in professional services (prior major consultancy experience preferred) with a mix of functional and in-depth technical competencies
    • Knowledge of cloud (AWS preferred) infrastructure services, DBMS products, solutions and modern Data Architectures (streaming/real-time Data Warehousing).
    • Knowledge and experience using Architectural patterns for data movement (streaming and event based), data storage, analytics
    • Deep knowledge of data modeling and metadata management.
    • Proven experience in managing and assisting in AWS system implementations or upgrades within a fast-paced environment
    • Strong leadership, communication (verbal and written), analytical and problem-solving skills
    • Effectively lead complex meetings with varying levels within organization
    • Ability to communicate complex technical analysis to technical and non-technical audiences
    • Ability to lead and provide direction to team members (on or offshore) including technical vision, Architecture and design
    • Possess the qualities and characteristics that support development of junior team members to grow a practice.
    • Experience working with S3, EC2, Kinesis, API Gateway, SNS, SQS, Cloud Watch, Shield, Lambda, Cloud Front and Redshift
    • Hands-on experience with platforms such as AWS EMR, Hadoop, Spark, or Kafka and languages such as Python, JAVA, or SQL
    • Proven ability to leverage and integrate technology components into an overall solution architecture in support of business requirements.
    • Demonstrate knowledge of Data Architecture, Data Warehousing, Advanced Analytic, or Data Science implementations.
    • Multiple years of relevant experience in creating solutions using Cloud and Big Data technologies and techniques.
    • Multiple years of relevant experience in Very Large Data Warehousing and/or Advanced Analytics using massively parallel (MPP) database platforms (such as Teradata, Netezza, etc.).
    • Multiple or more years of relevant experience in the solution architecture and implementation oversight of data-intensive solutions.
    • 4 years of relevant experience with ETL/ELT data-integration platforms such as Informatica, Talend, etc. a plus
    • 4 years of relevant experience with Business Intelligence toolsets such as Business Objects, Tableau, etc. a plus
    • Knowledge of best practices and IT operations in an always-up, always-available service

     

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  • Database Engineer TS2

    Aureon Consulting is seeking candidates for the following opportunity with one of our clients:

    Database Engineer TS2

    Responsibilities will include:

    • Lead the efforts to ensure the performance, availability, and security of Oracle, MySQL and MS SQL databases.
    • Act as lead DBA and lead all database upgrades and projects for Oracle and SQL.
    • Goal is the deployment of sustainable and modern database technologies, on prem and in cloud based.
    • Full control over the database technologies used as well as creating a future roadmap for all database technologies at the agency.
    • Position will reside on the systems engineering team with a dotted line to the application architect and development teams.
    • Day-to-day 50% operations and 50% planning and designing future state.
    • Handle orchestrating upgrades, backups, and provisioning of database instances.
    • Work in tandem with the other teams in the information technology division, preparing documentations and specifications as needed.

    5 Years Experience Required (minimum) for this role:

    • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering or Computer Science or equivalent work experience.
    • Familiarity with Oracle database design, coding, and documentation.
    • Excellent communication and problem-solving skills.
    • Knowledge of database backup procedures, recovery systems, and SQL.
    • Knowledge of programming languages and API.
    • Proficient installing, configuring, maintaining and upgrading Oracle and SQL databases.
    • Proficient installing, configuring, maintaining and upgrading Linux based database servers.
    • Altering storage structures to meet the evolving needs of the company.
    • Setting up database user accounts.
    • Ability to refresh or clone databases from production to development.
    • Training users on how to access the information in the database.
    • Finding and debugging malfunctioning programs affecting the database integrity.
    • Monitoring Database capacity and performance.
    • Applying security patches and subsequent testing.
    • Interacting with users and customers regularly.
    • Using stored Procedures, Functions, Triggers, and packages.
    • Provisioning Microsoft SQL server instances.
    • Microsoft SQL server clusters.
    • AppDynamics or other performance monitoring tool.

    5 Years Experience Desired:

    • Provisioning MySQL instances.
    • Using a SIEM / Log aggregator.
    • Backing up and cloning databases using NetApp SnapCenter.
    • Understanding of MySQL’s underlying storage engines.
    • Writing XML scripts per the customer requirements.
    • Familiarity with other SQL/NoSQL databases such as PostgreSQL, MongoDB.
    • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools such as {{Git / Mercurial / SVN}}.
    • Working with Business Objects (SAP).
    • MariaDB and associated technologies.
    • Azure SQL always on.
    • DB2 database technologies.
    • Experience working in a DevOps environment - install and configure Sonar, Git, Jenkins.
    • Experience administrating Microsoft Windows Servers.
    • Alfresco Enterprise Content Management solutions.
    • Atlassian products (JIRA, Confluence, Bit Bucket).

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  • EPMO Project Manager

    Aureon Consulting is seeking candidates for the following opportunity with one of our clients:

    EPMO Project Manager

    Responsibilities will include:

     

    • Performs standard analyses of business goals and objectives and needs of the business environment. Plans and designs business processes and makes recommendations in order to improve and support business activities that enhance the advisor experience.
    • Builds, monitors and manages highly-functioning teams that effectively accomplish objectives and meet milestones in a timely fashion by proactively identifying, managing and quickly resolving issues and problems.
    • Defines project scope, resource requirements, budget, timeline, deliverables and milestones: evaluates various courses of action on an ongoing basis and selects the best alternative to attain project goals.
    • Manages projects through all phases of the life cycle, including project initiation, project requirements and specifications, design, construction, testing, installation and post implementation review.
    • Maintains focus on project plan tasks, manages risks throughout the project life cycle, and makes contingency plans to manage issues that pose risk to budget, time delivery or functionality.
    • Determines the detailed information requirements of the project stakeholders and the project/organization, develops feedback routines to ensure two-way communication.
    • Determines the requirements for project time reporting, develops a communications management plan, and establishes project status reporting process and cycle.
    • Oversee development of project documentation including business requirements, user acceptance testing (UAT) and project plans. Oversees execution of test plans/cases for UAT.
    • Promotes leadership through collaboration, cooperation and communication across functional areas to ensure that the team achieves goals.
    • Provides strong advocacy for a collaborative approach. Ability to effectively influence without hierarchical authority.
    • Work with the technical development team to design systems solutions.

    Requirements for this role:
     

    • BA/BS degree. PMP certification preferred.
    • 5-7 years’ experience as a project manager leading complex projects simultaneously in multidisciplinary environment.
    • High level of expertise with Microsoft Office (including Project) and Sharepoint.
    • Excellent communication and organizational skills.
    • Proven leadership experience in managing a cross-functional team with demonstrated skills in strategic planning, risk mitigation and operational problem solving.
    • Strong management skills to select, develop, mentor, discipline and reward employees.
    • Team player with demonstrated ability to proactively identify issues and to influence keyproject decisions to achieve positive outcomes.
    • Proven experience with process reengineering or business transformation
    • Ability to quickly understand business and technical concepts, instructions, applications
    • Ability to interact with personnel at all levels of organization in both technical and business areas successfully
    • Occasional travel

     

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  • IT Business Systems Analyst

    Aureon Consulting is seeking candidates for the following opportunity with one of our clients:

    IT Business Systems Analyst

    Responsibilities will include:

    • Supports medium to large complex projects involving ambiguity and risk encompassing multiple cross-functional business areas.
    • Facilitates and leads interviews with business and technology stakeholders to coordinate comprehensive needs and potential interdependencies.
    • Analyzes business problems and makes recommendations for creative solutions.
    • Participates in vendor requests for information or proposals (RFI/RFPs).
    • Embraces change and provides encouragement to guide others through change; manages conflict.
    • Fosters relationships across multiple business and technology areas.
    • Proficient at right-sizing the message to the audience.

    Requirements for this role:

    • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Management Information Systems or equivalent combination of education and work experience.
    • BABOK certification preferred.
    • Infrastructure, Cloud and/or IT Security experience preferred.
    • 5+ years of progressive responsibility & successful business system analysis experience.
    • Proficient in business analysis concepts (business process modeling (BPM), context diagrams, use cases, user stories).
    • Proficiency with techniques used in requirements elicitation, project scoping, requirements analysis, and project planning and analysis activities.
    • Utilizes resource tools to manage project resource demand.
    • Proficient in Project Management and SDLC processes; awareness of agile/iterative approaches.
    • Experience in both Agile and waterfall.
    • Experience with creating Epics and User Stories in Jira and maintaining project in Jira.

     

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  • Project Manager

    Aureon Consulting is seeking candidates for the following opportunity with one of our clients:

    Project Manager
    • Experienced Project Manager leading projects following Agile methodologies.
    • Projects will be supporting Finance, Operations and Compliance areas.
    • Expect the successful candidate will be able to lead 2 projects at the same time.

     

     

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  • Risk IT Manager

    Aureon Consulting is seeking candidates for the following opportunity with one of our clients:

    Risk IT Manager

    Responsibilities will include:

    • Manages and develops individuals within a focused technical practice.
    • Participates in vendor engagements to ensure responsibilities are met, specifically related to resource allocation & time management.
    • Practices & applies performance management techniques including but not limited to annual assessments, recognition, and disciplinary action in accordance with company policies.
    • Supports career development of staff through coaching and mentorship including onboarding and participation in career development opportunities.
    • Assists in cascading information from IT Management to the team, connecting organizational objectives to team priorities.
    • Continuously improves technical processes and personal skills.
    • Delivers clear, concise and timely communication, right-sizing the message to the audience.
    • Develops and assesses data to monitor and measure team productivity, project metrics and overall team effectiveness.
    • Effective day-to-day resource allocation to meet project demand.
    • Maintains transparent communication with direct reports, business partners and IT management.
    • Oversees incident tracking and team metrics for the Agile team.

    Requirements for this role:

    • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience.
    • 5+ years' technical experience working with object-oriented languages and SQL.
    • 2+ years' experience leading & successfully executing IT projects through effective communication & resource coordination.
    • Proficient with git source control.
    • Proficient in Systems Development Methodologies (SDLC) and awareness of Agile/Iterative approaches.
    • Skilled problem solver.
    • Skilled with MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Project, etc.).
    • Strong self-starter with a drive for issue ownership, resolution, and accountability.
    • Strong sense of teamwork and ability to both manage and execute programs.
    • Previous Annuity or Financial Services experience preferred.

     

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  • Software Engineer

    Aureon Consulting is seeking candidates for the following opportunity with one of our clients:

    Software Engineer

    Responsibilities will include:

    The high level goal is to have a functioning trading platform.

    Requirements for this role:

    3+ Years’ experience in desired skills

    For the UI work, target the following skills / technologies:

    • React.js
    • Nuget packaged clients (for API invocation)
    • RESTful APIs; JSON payloads
    • OIDC/OAuth session (via Okta)
    • Docker containers and Kubernetes for deployment and hosting
    • Azure DevOps for CI/CD and source code management
    • Visual Studio or VS Code as IDE

    For interfacing with eDelivery, added skillsets would include:

    • PDF generation/manipulation,
    • Azure ServiceBus/messaging middleware,
    • event sourcing and sinking, and
    • secure API interactions.

    Preferred Office Location: Des Moines

     

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  • Solution Architect

    Aureon Consulting is seeking candidates for the following opportunity with one of our clients:

    Solution Architect

    Responsibilities will include:

    • Participate in development of business/IT roadmaps and capabilities utilizing thorough understanding of the business.
    • Understand, create, and maintain all technical details/documents for applications that support the business capabilities that are owned by the product manager.
    • Work with the product-line manager to identify, record, and manage technology debt.
    • Work with product-line management to create and execute on application strategies that help in maturing identified business capabilities.
    • Partner in developing, documenting, and communicating annual plans for investing in applications, systems architecture, cost reduction opportunities, and continuous reduction of technology debt.
    • Review and analyze the effectiveness and efficiency of existing systems and develop strategies for improving or further leveraging these systems.
    • Maintain the integrity of technology solutions in the area in partnership with engineering manager.
    • Ensure that applications inventory is kept updated with correct information.
    • Review and provide guidance on defining software development project plans, including scoping, scheduling, and implementation.
    • Lead the gathering and/or interpretation of business, functional, and non-functional requirements.
    • Lead the development, testing, documentation, and implementation of projects/applications according to standards and methodologies.
    • Play a leading role in the definition, development, and documentation of software’s requirements, objectives, deliverables, and specifications on a project-by-project basis.
    • Collaborate with systems architects and analysts in conceptualizing and developing solutions.
    • Create, describe, and maintain applicable system architecture and design artifacts.
    • Lead the implementation of database and application security standards on projects.
    • Lead and monitor the functional and non-functional testing of delivered solution.
    • Lead ‘root cause analysis’ of defects before solution goes to production.

    Requirements for this role:

     
    • Data modeling and data structure/management skills
    • Decision modeling skills
    • Mathematical skills (used for product rate calculations and calculation engines)
    • Nice to have – business rules engine background
    • Outstanding communications skills (verbal, written, and presentation) and ability to communicate with business partners and other IT staff required
    • Skills in using required architecture, design, and development tools required
    • Problem solving skills sufficient to identify opportunities, perform research and recommend a proposed solution to problems
    • Able to work on multiple tasks and meet established deadlines
    • Able to effectively influence the work of other team members without having HR management responsibility for them

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  • Technology Delivery Manager

    Aureon Consulting is seeking candidates for the following opportunity with one of our clients:

    Technology Delivery Manager

    Responsibilities will include:

    • Coordinating program alignment between Product, Architecture, Team Leads, Scrum Masters and IT BAs and manage the Epic and Feature backlog to be completed across scrum teams.

    As a Delivery Manager you will manage one or more agile projects, typically to deliver a specific product or application or enhancements via a multi-disciplinary agile team. – 50%

    • Lead the design, development and implementation of all Project technology build & support deliverables involving quality plans, estimates, resource assignment and status reports within time, budget and specification constraints.
    • Be mindful of standards & best practices within the Development, Business Analyst and Quality Assurance Analyst practice(s) and ensure that they are being leveraged within the Project Technology team.
    • Oversee dependencies for complex projects spanning multiple business units.
    • Communicate consistently and effectively with internal business partners and project managers to understand appropriate project needs and requirements.
    • Identify risk areas and provide alternate strategies to address concerns.
    • Ensuring on-time and on-budget delivery of new and enhanced business capabilities that meet or exceed expectations.
    • Understand the impact of project on both business and technology.
    • You will be adept at delivering complex projects, breaking down barriers for your team and both planning at a higher level and getting into the detail to make things happen.
    • Defining project needs and feeding these into the PMO/portfolio process will enable resource to be appropriately allocated.
    • Oversee the technology execution across all areas to ensure business outcomes are delivered with application of strong Organization, Communication, & Leadership qualities
    • In partnership with architecture and leadership, shepherd execution on technical vision, standards, & best practices to ensure strategy and execution alignment.
    • Manages epics and features’ backlog and assigns out features to individual Agile Teams, as applicable.
    • Coordinates across Team Leads to ensure stories are created with the right technical functionality.
    • Create executive status reporting and escalate impediments, manage risk, help assure value delivery, and help drive continuous improvement.
    • Act as an advocate of technical direction & designated best practices at a project execution level.

    Deliver projects and products using the appropriate agile project management methodology, learning & iterating frequently – 35%

    • Work with the PMO and Business/Product team to ensure we stay aligned to the Project roadmap for any given product/application.
    • Work with the BAs and review that the project translate into epics, features and user stories with acceptance criteria.
    • Lead the collaborative, dynamic planning process - prioritizing the work that needs to be done against the capacity and capability of the team.
    • Participate in Daily, Planning, Review and Retrospective meetings & provide constant feedback effectively.
    • Ensure all products/applications are built to an appropriate level of quality for Dev, Beta and Production.
    • Ensure resources have a full understanding of work effort, timelines and expectations.
    • Matrix-managing a multidisciplinary team from Delivery perspective.
    • Work closely with the team members on delivery issues/concerns and handle them appropriately.
    • Stay close to the project and team on their day-to-day activities & deliverables.
    • Ensure that the team & delivery issues/concerns are handled pro-actively.
    • Keep the project/enhancement pipeline ready for the team to handle changes and delays.

    Build strong internal and external partnerships. – 5%

    • Champion company values while establishing and maintaining open communication with team members:
    • Give honest and timely feedback.
    • Conduct standard project meetings.
    • Listen to multi-disciplinary agile team member needs.
    • Create an atmosphere of trust.
    • Build and maintain technology and business/client relationships.

    Actively support company’s strategic future, culture and leadership practices. – 5%

    • Identifies development opportunities and works with manager to establish learning focus and learning plan.
    • Manages learning plan and reports on progress at quarterly coaching sessions with manager.
    • Embraces our culture of growth, change and continuous learning.

    Proactively pursue development opportunities and show expected progress on learning plan. – 5%

    Requirements for this role:

    • Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Computer Science or related major, or comparable work experience.
    • Expert technical knowledge in software development methodologies, design, and implementation.
    • Good to excellent understanding of entire development process, including specification, documentation, and quality assurance.
    • 7+ years’ plus management experience.
    • 7+ years’ experience as a leader, trainer, and coach.
    • 3+ years’ technology delivery experience.
    • Strong technical writing skills.
    • Experience in both Agile and Waterfall software development.
    • Experience in web applications using .NET, SQL Server, HTML; JavaScript and jQuery.
    • Understanding of core business processes is a plus.
    • Experience with Azure DevOps and/or Microsoft Visual Studio Team Services is a plus.
    • Ability to work both independently and within a team environment.
    • Ability to effectively interface with staff at all levels and in all areas of the organization.
    • Expert skills in leadership and customer service.
    • Excellent verbal and written communications skills, with an ability to express and document complex technical concepts in business terms.
    • Person must be able to communicate effectively verbally and in writing with technical staff, non-technical staff, and end-users.
    • Ability to listen, understand, and respond to external and internal customers’ needs in a timely manner.
    • Excellent team-oriented interpersonal and communication skills and ability to work effectively in a cross-functional project team environment.
    • Ability to evolve into a subject-matter expert who can easily liaise between Technology & other departments.
    • Ability to become knowledgeable about core business functions, processes and workflows associated with assigned business areas & projects.
    • Strong communication & relationship building skills to be able to act as an effective liaison between business & Technology.
    • Strong critical/analytical thinking & problem-solving skills.
    • Ability to effectively manage multiple concurrent priorities under time constraints.
    • Ability to foster a collaborative & continuous improvement-minded environment.

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  • Data Developer IV/Snowflake

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    Data Developer IV/Snowflake
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    Aureon Consulting is seeking candidates for the following opportunity with one of our clients:

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  • Quality Analyst Automation Engineer

    Aureon Consulting is seeking candidates for the following opportunity with one of our clients:

    Quality Analyst Automation Engineer

    Responsibilities will include:

    • Juggling multiple projects in a fast-paced startup environment
    • Training and teaching non-automation testers (manual QA and/or developers) on how to use and code in Cypress
    • Testing Web Services and APIs
    • Creating detailed, comprehensive, and well-structured test plans and test cases
    • Test planning
    • New feature testing
    • Regression testing
    • Integration testing

    Requirements for this role:

    • Knowledge of Cypress
    • Agile/Scrum Development Process
    • CI/CD Azure Dev Ops/Pipelines
    • Software QA methodologies, tools, and processes
    • Relational databases and SQL
    • C# and Behavior Driven Development (BDD) with Cucumber
    • C# and Behavior Driven Development (BDD) with Gherkin

     

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  • Sr. Python Developer

    Aureon Consulting is seeking candidates for the following opportunity with one of our clients:

    Sr. Python Developer

    Requirements for this role:

     

    • At least 4 years of experience with Python, or some other object-oriented programming language
    • Well versed in building the backend logic of web applications
    • Experience with the Python framework Flask
    • Experience with Python asyncio
    • Expertise in Restful Web Services
    • Develop with a testing focus
    • Strong database skills including data modeling (e.g. MySQL or Postgres)
    • Solid foundation in designing and developing scalable APIs
    • Experience with containerization (Docker)
    • Experience monitoring, logging and alerting (ELK)
    • Fantastic verbal and written communication skills are a necessity
    • Stellar collaboration skills are a must
    • Knowledge of GIT source control, CICD pipelines(codebuild/codepipeline), and terraform.

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  • Data QA

    Aureon Consulting is seeking candidates for the following opportunity with one of our clients:

    Data QA

    Responsibilities will include:

    • Provide leadership and work closely with project teams and business partners to ensure timely, accurate, fully tested applications are performing as described in the business and technical specifications.
    • Mentor quality assurance staff members and oversee test planning, execution, and automation activities at a project level in addition to individual workload accountabilities.
    • Test data to ensure corresponding ETL code is developed as per Data Design Documents
    • Manage defect reporting and tracking through resolution
    • Leading Defect Triage discussions.
    • Analyze defects to determine root cause.
    • Reporting QA progress to team leadership.
    • Possible leadership of offshore team members.
    • Test multi-dimensional data cubes used by business partners for data visualization.
    • Test report output to ensure it meets business requirements.
    • Lead testing for complex projects or programs, across multiple teams and business units.
    • Collaborate with Project Team to define and oversee testing deliverables:
      • Participate in business requirements review and definition of acceptance criteria. Document traceability of business requirements and technical specifications to test cases. Facilitate agreement on test plans or acceptance criteria with business partners and project team members.
      • Estimate test planning and execution efforts based upon requirements, development approach, and the risks of production errors, mentor and guide QA staff in estimation and planning activities, providing feedback, as necessary.
      • Define testing risks and mitigation strategies and implement accordingly.
      • Ensure the integrity of the test environments.
      • Define testing approach and methods to be used for manual or automated test execution.
      • Design and develop automated test scripts and help define overall automation approach. Define and manage test data for automation. Ensure automation supports overall test strategy.
      • Execute testing, validate test results, analyze, and report discrepancies. Recommend solutions or sustained enhancements to address problem resolution.
      • Work with teams to define elevation schedules and ensure the integrity of the test environment(s).
      • Facilitate Sprint Reviews or ensure production announcements are created and distributed.
      • Compile, analyze, and report testing metrics. Assist in implementing improvements to testing identified through analysis of testing metrics.
    • Leadership:
      • Lead others in improving test strategy by recommending, developing, and implementing improvements to test plans and cases for future project reuse.
      • Demonstrate active leadership by identifying training needs and communicating needs to management. Conduct training for team members and others as required. Act as an adviser and mentor for team members.
      • Maintain and display a positive, professional attitude among team members and all others. Generate enthusiasm around team objectives and corporate strategies.
      • Establish and cultivate relationships with key business partners and project team members. Display ownership in managing vendor relationships in regard to testing activities. Support key working relationships with others and promote effective development of those relationships long-term.
      • Guide and monitor the testing activities of team members.
      • Lead peer reviews of test documentation and output.
    • Continuous Learning:
      • Actively seek and drive career development planning and seek learning opportunities.
      • Identify and capitalize upon learning activities that facilitate growth in knowledge of insurance and internal business processes, quality assurance best practices, testing methodologies, and understanding of technologies.
      • Maximize learning opportunities by applying the knowledge gained from learning activities and sharing the knowledge learned with other quality assurance team members. Identify and implement changes as required to procedural and testing documentation based upon enhanced knowledge. Coordinate and perform staff training to implement revised procedures and processes.

     

    Requirements for this role:

    • Advanced SQL Skills
    • Understanding of Data projects and Data Design Documents
    • Previous Experience with Data Design and Development concepts
    • Previous experience with testing Operational Data Store (ODS) and Enterprise Data Warehouse (EDW).
    • Previous experience in an agile analytics environment preferred.
    • Proactive, problem solver and self-motivated.
    • Bachelor's Degree business or information technology related major preferred
    • Minimum 6 years' quality assurance experience relative to the development and execution of test cases and analysis of testing results preferred
    • Proven experience with test automation tools preferred
    • Proven experience working in Agile teams preferred
    • Demonstrated leadership experience, preferably in a quality assurance role
    • Strong mathematical aptitude
    • Strong Microsoft Excel skills and familiarity with other Microsoft tools such as Word and Access. Ability to understand and create SQL queries
    • Understanding of complex life or annuity products and processes
    • Strong communication skills including verbal, written, and presentation skills
    • Strong interpersonal skills and proven ability to work and communicate with a variety of personalities, across locations and varying organizational levels
    • Proven ability to research, analyze, and resolve problem situations using strong judgment and high-level decision-making skills
    • Strong initiative, self-motivation, and ability to work independently and oversee work of others
    • Ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously and work effectively under deadline pressures on complex projects

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  • GRC Info Security Systems Analyst

    Aureon Consulting is seeking candidates for the following opportunity with one of our clients:

    GRC Info Security Systems Analyst

    Responsibilities will include:

    • Working closely with the IT Security, Legal and Privacy teams, the Analyst is responsible for identification, planning and execution of projects, processes and technologies to improve the overall security posture for our client.
    • Responsible for the analysis, development, implementation, and management of solutions, policies, and procedures, to assure our client is compliant with legal, regulatory and data protection requirements.
    • This role is responsible for keeping current on existing and emerging laws and providing input on strategies to effectively and proactively address these developments.
    • The GRC Analyst drives risk analysis, risk management and risk registry efforts for various Information Services systems and processes.
    • lead specific projects that ensure compliance with regulatory standards and frameworks including, but not limited to: NIST, ISO27001/2, PCI-DSS, and existing and emerging privacy protection laws (e.g. GDPR, CCPA).
    • This role will partner with IT, IT Security, Audit, Risk Management, Privacy Office, and the General Counsel to identify, track and provide remediation guidance on new and outstanding issues and report risk metrics to the Director of IT Security GRC.
    • This role will also coordinate with Corporate IT, Legal, Human Resources, Privacy Office and other business units to gather risk and compliance details, provide training, and assess impact for the purposes of risk awareness and mitigation.

     

    Requirements for this role:

    • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent training or experience
    • Minimum 4 years of progressive experience in security and compliance management programs; interactions with and support of clients; risk management and other GRC responsibilities within a large organization, preferably within a professional services firm or similar
    • Working knowledge of GRC management solutions and risk management frameworks
    • Working knowledge of existing privacy laws, including but not limited to, GDPR and CCPA
    • Knowledge of industry regulations and standards (e.g. PCI, GDPR, CCPA, ISO, NIST) as well as core technology infrastructure (e.g. firewalls, VPN’s, servers, databases, cloud services, AWS, Azure, internet technologies)
    • Proven experience interacting with regulators, internal auditors and/or external auditors
    • Demonstrated knowledge of industry authoritative sources such as COBIT, NIST, and ISO standards. Must have the ability to influence others and work at all management levels across the organizational structure
    • Must have demonstrated experience with managing information security functions, including governance, frameworks, processes, tools, scorecards, and dashboards under aggressive deadlines and with competing priorities
    • Preferred certifications include: CISA, CISSP, CISM, CRISC, IAPT

     

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  • Java Software Engineer - Back End

    Aureon Consulting is seeking candidates for the following opportunity with one of our clients:

    Java Software Engineer - Back End

    Responsibilities will include:

    • Build, test and maintain efficient, reusable, and reliable Java code based on documented requirements
    • Collaborate with peers and project team to create efficient solutions
    • Create, maintain and own testing strategies for application solutions
    • Follow best practices for secure coding
    • Think critically and innovatively to produce successful outcomes

     

    Requirements for this role:

    • Hands on experience building enterprise applications using Java/J2EE stack
    • Hands on experience in building and deploying both REST and SOAP Web Services
    • Hands on experience using Web Service frameworks such as Apache CXF and Spring Boot
    • Hands on experience building micro services using frameworks such as Spring Boot
    • Hands on experience in team environment using Version Control software such as GIT
    • Hands on experience using relational databases including DB2 and SQL Server
    • Hands on experience using UNIX command line statements such as CURL, LESS, and VI
    • Experience with Continuous Delivery and automation tools such as Jenkins and Ansible
    • Experience developing enterprise applications using formal SDLC methodologies
    • Solid understanding and ability to articulate the HTTP protocol
    • A sincere passion for software development and testing methodologies
    • Able to quickly learn employ new languages and technologies
    • Ability to work in a collaborative team environment
    • Great communication and documentation skills
    • Ability to communicate effectively with technical and non-technical team members
    • Experience in banking or the financial industry would be a plus

     

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  • Java Software Engineer - Front End

    Aureon Consulting is seeking candidates for the following opportunity with one of our clients:

    Java Software Engineer - Front End

    Responsibilities will include:

    • Build, test and maintain efficient, reusable, and reliable Java code based on documented requirements
    • Collaborate with peers and project team to create efficient solutions
    • Create, maintain and own testing strategies for application solutions
    • Follow best practices for secure coding
    • Think critically and innovatively to produce successful outcomes

     

    Requirements for this role:

    • 2+ years’ experience with JAVA web UI development
    • Experience building web applications using Wicket, jQuery and jQuery UI
    • Hands on experience building enterprise applications using Java/J2EE stack
    • Hands on experience in building and deploying responsive/dynamic web applications
    • Hands on experience using Client Side technologies including HTML, CSS, jQuery and jQuery UI
    • Hands on experience using Web Application frameworks such as Apache Wicket and Spring MVC
    • Hands on experience integrating Web Applications with both REST and SOAP Web Services
    • Hands on experience in team environment using Version Control software such as GIT
    • Hands on experience using relational databases including DB2 and SQL Server
    • Hands on experience using UNIX command line statements such as CURL, LESS, and VI
    • Experience with Continuous Delivery and automation tools such as Jenkins and Ansible
    • Experience developing enterprise applications using formal SDLC methodologies
    • A sincere passion for software development and testing methodologies
    • Able to quickly learn employ new languages and technologies
    • Ability to work in a collaborative team environment
    • Great communication and documentation skills
    • Ability to communicate effectively with technical and non-technical team members
    • Experience in banking or the financial industry would be a plus

     

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  • Software Developer Manager

    Aureon Consulting is seeking candidates for the following opportunity with one of our clients:

    Software Developer Manager

    Responsibilities will include:

    • Lead the software development team to build, maintain, and support technical software solutions and effectively manage and utilize the environments that support them.
    • Supervise the work of 20-30 FTE and Contract individuals within the Technology department including but not limited to development plans, performance reviews, progressive discipline, recruitment, and ensure adherence to company and departmental policies, procedures, and technical standards.
    • Drive overall team effectiveness by monitoring morale, ensuring cross training and succession planning, validating work quality, managing staffing model including resource allocation, and participating in prioritization of team assignments to meet technical and business project deadlines according to the budget.
    • Resolve escalated issues and fill in when necessary by performing team tasks including but not limited to, validating, and optimizing business logic, conducting technical trade off analyses, leading code reviews, writing code, and architecting data structures, application structures, and UI/UX presentation layers.
    • Oversee test coverage of all software development work to ensure unacceptable risks presented in the event of the software failing are mitigated.
    • Partner with Product Owners, Scrum Masters, Project Managers, Product Managers, and business stakeholders to understand the business in order to develop solutions that support the project roadmap. Collaborate with the Software Architects and Infrastructure Teams regarding emerging technologies to strategically advance business and technical solutions to support the company business model.
    • Interface within the company in a professional and courteous manner to achieve the Company’s common goals and ensure communication of those goals and statuses to all necessary parties.

    Requirements for this role:

    • Master's degree from college or university; and 12 years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
    • Language Ability: Ability to read, analyze, and interpret common scientific and technical journals, financial reports, and legal documents. Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints from customers, regulatory agencies, or members of the business community. Ability to write speeches and articles for publication that conform to prescribed style and format. Ability to effectively present information to top management, public groups, and/or boards of directors.
    • Reasoning Ability: Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw conclusions. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.
    • Computer Skills: Database software, e-mail, Internet software, spreadsheets and their macros, word processing, and company proprietary software used by the department. Typing skills in the 40-50 wpm range.
    • Ability to self-motivate and work independently.
    • Ability to get ideas accepted and to guide a group or individual to accomplish a task.
    • Ability to organize and manage multiple priorities (time management).
    • Ability to work well under pressure.
    • Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.
    • Ability to define and achieve business goals and meet deadlines while working both independently and collaboratively.
    • Ability to successfully manage multiple, simultaneous initiatives and conflicting priorities.
    • Ability to meet and manage customer expectations in a professional and timely manner.
    • Experience with working in the software development life cycle.
    • Relocation- Yes.
    • Location of Job- Onsite in Iowa but working remote part time is an option.

     

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  • Solution Architect/Enterprise Services

    Aureon Consulting is seeking candidates for the following opportunity with one of our clients:

    Solution Architect/Enterprise Services

    Responsibilities will include:

    • Ensures the logical and systematic conversion of business, customer, or product requirements into total systems solutions with acknowledgement to information management and technical architecture.
    • Performs functional analysis, timeline analysis, trade, and benchmark and interface definition studies to formalize customer requirements into systems architecture specifications.
    • Creates program-level APIs, data models, and interoperable interfaces for specific projects, services, and integration points.
    • Interacts and communicates effectively with internal and external customers and development teams to clarify business, operational, or technical requirements.
    • Defines in written documents non-functional requirements (availability, interoperability, portability, manageability, scalability, maintainability, security, monitoring, SLAs, KPIs, regulatory and legal compliance) based on business vision, best practices, and enterprise architecture direction.
    • Balances a variety of competing goals in a design, including project time, scope and budget constraints, and system performance, message verbosity, and loose coupling. Balances long-term strategy and short-term project goals.
    • Keeps up on industry trends and current technological standards and best practices. Assists with assessment of industry standards for information models and their applicability.
    • Drives adoption of identified design patterns, standards, principles, and best practices throughout the development organization.
    • Accountable for guiding and modeling the technical implementation of shared artifacts, deployment models, and applications in their entirety--from interfaces, business logic, data, security, and network, and infrastructure.
    • Maintains ongoing communication with project teams, verifying that what was designed was built and adjusting the solution architecture as appropriate throughout the project.
    • Manages and facilitates the agile process to achieve business outcomes, including sprint planning, sprint backlog refinement, daily stand-up, sprint review and sprint retrospective. Builds consensus across stakeholder groups including management and individual contributors. Conceptualizes and articulates alternatives to problem resolution.

    Requirements for this role:

    • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, MIS, Engineering, technology or related discipline, or equivalent professional experience
    • 3-4 years' technical leadership and architecture experience.
    • Prior experience in defining architectures that satisfy security, scalability, high availability, and network management monitoring requirements.
    • Experience in specifying system performance requirements, network utilization targets, and system resource budgets and creating stable APIs.
    • Solid knowledge and experience in the definition of Enterprise (business and technical) Architecture using best practice architecture frameworks, such as TOGAF. TOGAF certification, or related industry certification, is preferred.
    • Experience with relational and/or non-relational databases, and the design of clustered database applications.
    • Experience with Service Oriented Architecture concepts, web services, automated business processes (BPM), event-driven architecture, and BPEL orchestrations.
    • Broad understanding of a spectrum of infrastructure technologies including network, hardware, and operating systems.
    • Solid knowledge of Unified Modeling Language (UML) and Business Process Modeling Notation (BPMN).
    • Advanced knowledge of enterprise application integration and experience with messaging technologies (JMS, Kafka, AMQ). Knowledge of Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) and cloud technologies.
    • Knowledge of relevant security, regulatory and compliance matters as they relate to system design (PCI, SOX, ESAPI/OWASP, SAML).
    • Strong skills in a broad set of development technologies: Java EE, EJB, JMS, XML, Web Services, XSLT, JavaScript, .NET, mobile, HTML, scripting languages, etc.
    • Strong skills in system modeling (UML) and architectural tradeoff analysis.

     

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  • Sr. Software Engineer

    Aureon Consulting is seeking candidates for the following opportunity with one of our clients:

    Sr. Software Engineer
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