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Our consultants are based at virtual offices and usually work at client sites to maximize interaction with the client teams. We are committed to maximize the use of internet collaboration technologies to limit travel while maintaining a real-time connection to engagements.

 

Opportunities

Senior Financial Accountant

Description

Morris County, New Jersey based professional services company seeking a Corporate, Full-time, hands-on Accountant/Full Charge Bookkeeper. Candidate must be precise, very accurate, details oriented and have the ability to interface professionally with a mix of individuals ranging from senior professionals with large Fortune 500 companies to small local vendors, partners and employees in a fast-paced, dynamic but casual office environment. Position is responsible for producing Payroll and maintaining key HR functions as well as all Accounts Receivable/Accounts Payable, Billing, Accounting Applications including P&L, Balance Sheet, Cash Flow, and Budgeting functions. Candidate will interact directly with the company’s principals in order to maintain both business and personal accounting and financial processes.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Prepare and Submit Payroll using ADP system.
  • Validate/Reconcile Timesheets and Expense reports for staff.
  • A/R , A/P using Quick Books and Quicken.
  • Balance/Reconcile bank and investment accounts(business /ownership).
  • Maintain/Monitor company cash flow.
  • Monthly analysis and reporting on P&Ls, Balance Sheets and Cash Flow.
  • Prepare financial statements and reports using Quick Books and Excel.
  • Develop current and future projected yearly budgets.
  • Liaison to company accountant for the preparation of yearly taxes and interim tax payments.
  • Administer company benefits/Assist in all HR activities.
  • Administer/Update Medical and 401K/Profit Share plans working with outside professionals.
  • General office clerical duties as needed.

Location and Travel

  • Randolph, NJ
  • No travel

Qualifications and Skills

Experience

  • 7+ years applicable business experience (CPA a plus).

Education

  • BA/BS in Accounting

Skills

  • High level of proficiency with ADP payroll, Quick Books, Quicken, MS Office: Excel, Word, Outlook and Power Point
  • Strong Analytical, decision making and communication (written and verbal) skills-Must be accurate and detailed with strong time management and organizational skills. Ability to Multi task is required.
  • Diplomatic and professional problem solver.

Employment Type

  • Full-Time

Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Medical
  • 401K and profit sharing

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Big Data Lead

Description

Serve as Big Data lead, architect, and Subject Matter Expert (SME). This is a hands-on as well as visionary role requiring someone with the ability to design, build and implement solutions from the ground-up while training others, providing pre-sales support, working with clients and constantly pushing the boundaries of process to deliver rapid value from data.

Responsibilities

  • Serve as lead and SME on Big Data services and technology solutions including technical architecture, hands on experience, certifications, and awareness of industry trends.
  • Provide pre and post-sales support including demos, proofs of concept, webinars, and proposal development.
  • Contribute directly to Big Data strategies, continuous improvements and helping to maintain and grow the business.
  • Provide a solution design that meets both the business requirements and the best Hadoop technical practices.
  • Perform collection, cleansing, processing, and analysis of new and existing data sources, defining and reporting data quality and consistency metrics.
  • Help maintain Big Data service and technology solution standards including technology architecture and solution delivery methodology.
  • Help manage consultant proficiency and training program for Big Data services and technology solutions.
  • Hands-on delivery working on popular Hadoop distribution platforms like Cloudera, HortonWorks, and / or MapR.
  • Assist in the management of partner relationships for Big Data services and technology solutions including certification and training.
  • Work with Practice Leads to ensure integrated services and technology solutions including the stack.
  • Hands-on experience on working with large complex datasets.

Location and Travel

  • Randolph, NJ Office preferred or Home-Based Office. Occasional travel to client worksites.

 

Qualifications and Skills

Experience

  • 5-10+ years applicable business experience.
  • Extensive experience in Big Data including delivery of Big Data consulting services and solutions.
  • 5+ years experience with administering Linux production environments.
  • 3+ years experience designing, configuring and managing full stack Hadoop distribution (preferably Cloudera).
  • 3+ years experience with implementing and managing Hadoop related security in Linux environments (Kerberos, SSL, etc.)
  • 3+ years actively consulting or leading a consulting group/practice.
  • Experience in pre-sales presenting POCs and acquiring technical requirements from customers
  • Strong knowledge of Yarn configuration in a multi-tenancy environment.
  • Strong working knowledge of disaster recovery related to Hadoop platforms.
  • DevOps experience a great plus.
  • Experience with Configuration Management tools a plus (i.e. CHEF, Puppet and Ansible).

Education

  • Master’s in computer science or commensurate experience.

Skills

  • Excellent communication skills (written, verbal, and listening).
  • Strong presence and self- confidence with ability to interact with Sr. Leadership.
  • Strong leadership skills.
  • Strong work ethic with a positive, can-do attitude.
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Ability to manage time, multi-task, adapt, and work under pressure in a challenging fast-paced environment.
  • Independent worker and strategic and analytical thinker.
  • Good conflict resolution and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to take high level direction and turn into to tactical execution.
  • Strong SQL and HiveQL skills (Java/MapReduce, Python are a plus).
  • Understanding of major RDBMS systems like Oracle, MySQL, PostgreSQL, SQL Server, DB2, & Sybase.
  • Working knowledge of data compression and partitioning techniques, Avro/Parque formats, optimization tuning.
  • Ability to debug, understanding Hadoop/YARN log files.
  • Working knowledge of automating/scheduling data flows with Oozie (both utilizing GUI and scripting).
  • Working knowledge of Hadoop eco-system: YARN, HDFS, Sqoop, Hive/Impala, Oozie, Flume, Kafka, Solr.
  • Significant experience working with cloud infrastructure in AWS or Azure.
  • Proficient in Linux OS, bash scripting (AWK and/or SED is a plus).

Employment Type

  • Full-time Employee

 

Benefits

  • Competitive Salary
  • Medical
  • 401K and profit sharing

 

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Solutions Architect

Description

The Solutions Architect plays a key role in structuring the enterprise in terms of its governance structure, business processes, and technical platforms. This person aligns strategic business goals and objectives with technologies and partners. The primary focus is the business motivations, business operations and business analysis frameworks and related networks that link these aspects of the enterprise together, using this information to craft technical solutions that meet these business objectives. The Solutions Architect works to develop an integrated view of the enterprise using a repeatable approach, cohesive framework, and available industry standard techniques, as well as possessing strong technical acumen and the ability to work hands on with a variety of technical platforms and tools to solve real world problems.

Responsibilities

  • Develop a business and technical architecture strategy based on a situational awareness of various business scenarios and motivations.
  • Apply a structured business architecture approach and methodology for capturing the key views of the enterprise.
  • Determine key technologies to introduce or remove from an organization or solution to optimize the solution around key business drivers.
  • Work hands on with key technologies when needed to solve problems or deploy solutions. This role should be comfortable with diving into the weeds of a highly technical or data related issue to solve a problem or craft a larger solution.
  • Capture the tactical and strategic enterprise goals that provide traceability through the organization and are mapped to metrics that provide ongoing governance.
  • Describe the primary business functions of the enterprise and distinguish between customer-facing, supplier-related, business execution and business management functions.
  • Define the set of strategic, core and support processes that transcend functional and organizational boundaries; identify and describe external entities such as customers, suppliers, and external systems that interact with the business; and describe which people, resources and controls are involved in the processes.
  • Define the data shared across the enterprise and the relationships between those data.
  • Capture the relationships among roles, capabilities and business units, the decomposition of those business units into subunits, and the internal or external management of those units.

 

Location and travel

  • Remote. Occasional travel to client worksites.

 

Qualifications and Skills

Experience

  • Proven experience using model-based representations that can be adjusted as required to collect, aggregate or disaggregate complex and conflicting information about the business.
  • Demonstrated expertise planning and deploying both business and IT initiatives.
  • Success working with common enterprise frameworks and technologies such as JBoss, Tomcat, etc.

Education

  • BS/MS in Computer Science, Engineering or related discipline

Skills

  • A broad, enterprise-wide view of the business and varying degrees of appreciation for strategy, processes and capabilities, enabling technologies, and governance.
  • The ability to recognize structural issues within the organization, functional interdependencies and cross-silo redundancies.
  • The ability to apply architectural principles to business solutions.
  • The ability to assimilate and correlate disconnected documentation and drawings, and articulate their collective relevance to the organization and to high-priority business issues.
  • Experience using model-based representations that can be adjusted as required to collect, aggregate or disaggregate complex and conflicting information about the business.
  • The ability to visualize and create high-level models that can be used in future analysis to extend and mature the business architecture.
  • Extensive experience planning and deploying both business and IT initiatives.
  • Experience modeling business processes using a variety of tools and techniques.
  • Exceptional communication skills and the ability to communicate appropriately at all levels of the organization; this includes written and verbal communications as well as visualizations.
  • The ability to act as liaison conveying information needs of the business to IT and data constraints to the business; applies equal conveyance regarding business strategy and IT strategy, business processes and work flow automation, business initiatives and IT initiatives, and benefit realization and service delivery.
  • Team player able to work effectively at all levels of an organization with the ability to influence others to move toward consensus.
  • Strong situational analysis and decision making abilities.
  • Strong proficiency in web technologies and languages, including at a minimum HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, and one or more common JavaScript frameworks such as Jquery, Angular, etc.
  • Strong proficiency in one key server side or systems programming language such as C/C++, Java, or C#.
  • Additional familiarity with a variety of the programming languages encountered in the enterprise, e.g. Python, Bash, etc.
  • Experience with common enterprise frameworks and technologies such as JBoss, Tomcat, etc.
  • Strong proficiency and understanding of common SDLC best practices, including methodologies like SCRUM and Agile.

 

Employment Type

  • Contractor or Full-time Employee

 

Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Medical
  • 401K and profit sharing

 

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Hadoop / Spark Developer

Description

Responsible for designing and implementing big data analytics solutions for clients. Capable of working independently as well as with team members to drive customer satisfaction and successful consulting engagements. Collaborate with Marketing, Sales, Delivery, and Operations to achieve goals.

Responsibilities

  • Provide a solution design that meets both the business requirements and the best Hadoop technical practices.
  • Perform processing and analysis of new and existing data sources.
  • Design analytics that aims to bring immediate business values for a client.
  • Acquire Big Data Certifications if required.
  • Participate in working sessions with technical executives and experts.
  • Learn & stay current on Big Data techniques developments/improvements.

Location and Travel

  • Remote. Occasional travel to client worksites.

Qualifications and Skills

Experience

  • 2+ years in Hadoop/Spark development, including Hive/Impala, Spark SQL and Spark Streaming, Flume, Kafka, Sqoop.
  • Demonstrated knowledge and proven hands-on experience with Spark, Hive/Impala, Flume, Kafka (knowledge of Cloudera stack is a plus)
  • Demonstrated knowledge and hands-on experience with AWS EC2 and S3
  • Hands-on experience on working with large complex datasets

Education

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Sciences or a relevant technical field, advanced degree preferred.

Skills:

  • Strong SQL and HiveQL skills, proficiency in Scala and Python.
  • Working knowledge of data compression techniques, Avro/Parque schemas, table partitioning, and optimization tuning.
  • Ability to debug, understanding Hadoop/Spark/Yarn log files.
  • Working knowledge of HDFS, YARN, Hive/Impala, Spark, Spark SQL, Spark Streaming, Flume, Kafka.
  • Proficient in Linux OS (bash scripting with AWK and/or SED is a plus).
  • Proven track record of driving rapid prototyping and designs.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with proven communication and consensus building abilities.
  • Proven skills to work effectively across internal functional areas in ambiguous situations.
  • Excellent organization and planning skills.
  • High degree of professionalism.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment.
  • QlikView and Qlik Sense a plus

Employment Type

  • Contractor or Full-time Employee

Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Medical
  • 401K and profit sharing

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QlikView Developers / Data Architects

Description

As a Senior Consultant you will work closely with your Bardess colleagues and client project team members to develop cutting edge QlikView and QlikSense applications with interfaces to Oracle, Teradata or SAP databases, Business Objects universes and the like. Additionally, you will work with other subject matter experts in assessing/analyzing data quality and developing remediation plans for data improvement. You will design and implement network and system architectures. You will analyze network communication and diagnose system behavior. You will develop and maintain administration best practices. You will develop scripts for administration and solving client problems.

Responsibilities

  • Analyze, assess and implement data and business processes, perform gap analysis and identify data quality issues within those business processes.
  • Organize disparate data sources into single data models.
  • Install and administer QlikView software including QlikView Server / Publisher.
  • Integrate 3rd party software such as Snap Logic, GeoQlik or NPrinting into QlikView applications.
  • Design and develop QlikView mobile applications.
  • Install and administer QlikView Server and Publisher software.
  • Assist Client with QlikView Server integration issues.
  • Develop creative solutions for client problems.
  • Establish positive relationships with customers (internal and external).
  • Identify customer needs and work collaboratively to address requirements.
  • Identification and documentation of process and data quality issues within target business processes, upstream data feeds, and client interface.
  • Identification, evaluation, and proposal of solutions to identified process and data quality issues, including the development of specifications.
  • Validation of solutions, as well as end-to-end processes, by testing programs and validating results.
  • Implementation of solutions, including training and support of client personnel.
  • Definition of project schedule and milestones, and publishing of progress reports.

Location and Travel

  • Remote. Occasional travel to client worksites.

Qualifications and Skills

Experience

  • 5-7 years of applicable business experience.
  • Significant experience developing QlikView applications a must.
  • 2-3 years database development experience using star schema a must.
  • Strong SQL experience required.
  • Knowledge of Powershell and other scripting technologies.
  • Significant experience installing, administering and troubleshooting Windows Server and QlikView Server/Publisher required.
  • Experience with Virtual Machines.
  • Strong working knowledge of Windows security including Active Directory.
  • Major development experience with ERP software such as SAP or Oracle, or CRM software such as Siebel preferred.
  • Experience with competitive cube-based BI environments such as Cognos, Business Objects, or Hyperion is a plus.
  • Web-based application development using .net, Visual Basic, or Java environments a plus.

Education

  • BA/BS Degree (MBA a plus).
  • QlikView Developer certification preferred.

Skills

  • Experience with ETL tools assessing data quality and developing remediation plans.
  • Experience with analyzing, designing and defining new or re-engineered business processes and related system impacts.
  • Experience developing functional and technical requirements.
  • Strong communications (verbal and written) and decision-making skills required.
  • Diplomatic problem solver.
  • Time management and organizational skills a must for multi-task environment.
  • Self-directed with proven ability to work as part of a client-consultant team.
  • Client management skills a plus.
  • Data Modeling and Logical Database Design experience a plus.
  • Microsoft Office; QlikView and Qlik Sense as plus

Employment Type

  • Contractor or Full-time employee.

Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Medical
  • 401K and profit sharing

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QlikView Developers / Data Architects – Toronto Office / Remote

Description

As a Consultant you will work closely with your Bardess colleagues and client project team members to develop cutting edge QlikView and QlikSense applications with interfaces to Oracle, Teradata or SAP databases, Business Objects universes and the like. Additionally, you will work with other subject matter experts in assessing/analyzing data quality and developing remediation plans for data improvement. You will design and implement network and system architectures. You will analyze network communication and diagnose system behavior. You will develop and maintain administration best practices. You will develop scripts for administration and solving client problems.

Responsibilities

  • Analyze, assess and implement data and business processes, perform gap analysis and identify data quality issues within those business processes.
  • Organize disparate data sources into single data models.
  • Install and administer QlikView software including QlikView Server / Publisher.
  • Integrate 3rd party software such as Snap Logic, GeoQlik or NPrinting into QlikView applications.
  • Design and develop QlikView mobile applications.
  • Install and administer QlikView Server and Publisher software.
  • Assist Client with QlikView Server integration issues.
  • Develop creative solutions for client problems.
  • Establish positive relationships with customers (internal and external).
  • Identify customer needs and work collaboratively to address requirements.
  • Identification and documentation of process and data quality issues within target business processes, upstream data feeds, and client interface.
  • Identification, evaluation, and proposal of solutions to identified process and data quality issues, including the development of specifications.
  • Validation of solutions, as well as end-to-end processes, by testing programs and validating results.
  • Implementation of solutions, including training and support of client personnel.
  • Definition of project schedule and milestones, and publishing of progress reports.

Location and Travel

  • Toronto Office and/or Virtual Home Office with occasional travel to client sites.

Qualifications and Skills

Experience

  • 5-7 years of applicable business experience.
  • Significant experience developing QlikView applications a must.
  • 2-3 years database development experience using star schema a must.
  • Strong SQL experience required.
  • Knowledge of Powershell and other scripting technologies.
  • Significant experience installing, administering and troubleshooting Windows Server and QlikView Server/Publisher required.
  • Experience with Virtual Machines.
  • Strong working knowledge of Windows security including Active Directory.
  • Major development experience with ERP software such as SAP or Oracle, or CRM software such as Siebel preferred.
  • Experience with competitive cube-based BI environments such as Cognos, Business Objects, or Hyperion is a plus.
  • Web-based application development using .net, Visual Basic, or Java environments a plus.

Education

  • BA/BS Degree (MBA a plus).
  • QlikView Developer certification preferred.

Skills

  • Experience with ETL tools assessing data quality and developing remediation plans.
  • Experience with analyzing, designing and defining new or re-engineered business processes and related system impacts.
  • Experience developing functional and technical requirements.
  • Strong communications (verbal and written) and decision-making skills required.
  • Diplomatic problem solver.
  • Time management and organizational skills a must for multi-task environment.
  • Self-directed with proven ability to work as part of a client-consultant team.
  • Client management skills a plus.
  • Data Modeling and Logical Database Design experience a plus.
  • Microsoft Office; QlikView and Qlik Sense as plus

Employment Type

  • Contractor or Full-time Bardess Canada employee.
  • Canadian citizen preferred.

Benefits

  • Competitive salary and benefits.

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Full Stack Developer

Description

We are looking for a Full Stack Developer with significant Front End Web Development experience to help build data-oriented web applications. The primary responsibility is to build data visualizations in modern web technologies along with the rest of the Bardess team. Development skills are key, but the ideal person for this role will also be able to think critically and build to the needs of our clients. As a data strategy consultancy, we are there not only to build software but also the help businesses execute on data strategy. As a remote position, the ability to manage time and work on projects independently is crucial.

Responsibilities

  • Provide a solution design that meets both the business requirements and the best Hadoop technical practices.
  • Perform processing and analysis of new and existing data sources.
  • Design analytics that aims to bring immediate business values for a client.
  • Acquire Big Data Certifications if required.
  • Participate in working sessions with technical executives and experts.
  • Learn & stay current on Big Data techniques developments/improvements.

 

Location and Travel

  • Remote. Occasional travel to client worksites.

Qualifications and Skills

Experience

  • 3+ years relevant development experience

 

Education

  • Computer science or engineering degree a plus.

 

Skills:

  • Proficient understanding of web markup, including HTML5, CSS3 (LESS or SASS a plus)
  • Proficient understanding of client-side JavaScript and relevant libraries
  • Experience with backend/ middleware development with Java, Node.js, etc.
  • Exposure to AngularJS and jQuery
  • Good understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX
  • Experience with web services and REST APIs in particular
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools (esp. Git)
  • Knowledge of BI tools a plus (esp. QlikView and Qlik Sense)
  • Knowledge common databases, data formats, and data access methods (excel,, csv, sql, json ,xml)

 

Employment Type

  • Contractor or Full-time Employee

 

Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Medical
  • 401K and profit sharing

 

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Who We Hire

Bardess hires highly competent and experienced professionals with functional expertise in Data Architecture, Data Warehousing, IT, Business Process Design, Finance, Services, Business Planning, among others.

Our consultants are self-motivated, results-oriented people who are diplomatic problem solvers. They are part of a team that takes ownership of client issues and successfully guides them to resolution.

What We Seek

We seek people who will “do what it takes” to get the job done on-time and within budget and are known to be “doers”. We look for experienced Consultants or Business Professionals with over 10 years experience in selected industries or functional areas. In addition to proficiency in business functions, we require strong time management and organizational skills as well as the ability to multi-task. Moreover, strong communications (verbal and written) and decision-making skills are the keys to becoming part of the Bardess team.

How To Apply

Please email your resume, cover letter and the opportunity of interest to: recruiting@bardess.com.

Contact Bardess

Main Office

U.S. Headquarters
477 State Route 10, Suite 208
Randolph, NJ 07869

 
 Bardess Canada ULC

100 King St. West, Suite 5600
Toronto, ON M5X 1C9
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