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.Net Developer Contract Opening Northeast Forth Worth, TX

Thursday, April 22nd, 2010

A valued A-List client has a need for a .Net developer to stabilize code for some apps in North East Fort Worth, TX.  Requires 3+ years C# coding experience and VB6 coding experience.  Start ASAP. 

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Product Pricing Analyst

Saturday, December 5th, 2009

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Job Code:
#143001
Title: Product Pricing Analyst
Job Type: Contract To Hire
Job Location: Dallas TX
Job Description:

 

SUMMARY

The Product Pricing Analyst will be responsible for driving the analysis and execution of product pricing and promotion optimization across online and offline channels.  The position will be measuring and reporting results and ensuring maximization of profits across the portfolio.  The position will also participate in product innovation research including development of business cases, forecasting and ad-hoc analyses. 

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. Merchandise assortment and optimize all product categories including revenue performance and margin/profit analysis
  2. Work with Director of Product Solutions to determine which products will be featured/promoted in each channel to optimize appeal and conversion
  3. Develop pricing strategies with the goal of maximizing the firm’s profits while ensuring customers are satisfied
  4. Work with data sources to develop reports and strategic insights used to improve performance of promotions, analyze results and recommend future projects, products, or SKUs as well as pricing
  5. Manage assigned projects, products, part numbers or SKU?s through the various stages of the lifecycle.
  6. Monitor trends, conduct research and develop business cases for new products and services
  7. Develop and leverage relationships across the organization and work effectively with key subject matter experts.
  8. Other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS 

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

  1. Bachelor’s degree, MBA a plus
  2. Must have at least seven to ten (7 – 10) years of product pricing and merchandise planning experience in complex analytical roles 
  3. Online merchandising experience, a plus
  4. Consumer packaged goods, retail or other multi-product industry experience, a plus
  5. Bachelor?s Degree, MBA a plus
  6. Must have at least seven to ten (7 – 10) years of product pricing and merchandise planning experience in complex analytical roles 
  7. Requires exceptionally strong analytical skills for deep dives into the financial performance of products to identify and recommend product combinations and SKU optimization. 
  8. Consensus builder and collaborator
  9. Creative and innovative thinking
  10. Ability to synthesize data into relevant strategies for the company
  11. High level of proficiency with Microsoft Office, particularly Excel
  12. Excellent skills in writing, presenting, and organization

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Senior Web and Database Analyst

Friday, October 30th, 2009

Our client is a world-wide traditional/interactive marketing firm that has established itself as a full-service shop for all types of marketing initiatives to a very wide spectrum of companies. The client has a great corporate culture centered around collaboration, drive, and great success over the long haul. The team is looking for a tech-savvy Senior Web and Database Analyst who can own projects and client relationship autonomously. Position is located in Charlotte, NC office (relocation assistance available).
Position Description:

This is a client service-oriented role with a strong combination of analytic and programming capabilities. Senior Analyst collects and analyzes data from a variety of sources, including large data warehouses, HTML and Flash designed websites, to develop a deeper understanding of customer behavior.
This position requires the experience and insight to conceive an analytical presentation and construct the statistical exhibits in sequence. The resulting analysis should then tell a compelling story about client’s business. Specifically, experience should include analyzing large data sets, direct marketing campaigns, website and microsite interaction, including traffic patterns, drop-out rates, and conversion tracking.
This position also requires maintaining a high degree of personal chargeability and technical involvement in client work, and building client relationships while developing a network of contacts through technical interaction.
The responsibilities of this position include:
• Database Marketing Program Measurement, Tracking and Reporting
• Data Manipulation
• Presentations of Marketing-Related Learnings to External Clients and Client Groups
• SAS / SQL Programming
• Predictive Modeling
• Database Development
• List Processing
Required Skills:
• Bachelor’s degree with 5-10 years of relevant experience.
• Excellent teamwork, interpersonal and communication skills.
• Demonstrated strong quantitative skills.
• SAS (Base and Stat).
• SQL Server & T-SQL.
• Ability to work with deadlines in a team-oriented environment.
• Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, specifically Excel and PowerPoint.
• Prefer individuals who have knowledge of statistical methods with an emphasis on experimental design.
Desired Skills:
• Degree in marketing, statistics or some quantitative field
• Knowledge of statistical methods with an emphasis on experimental design
• Experience in marketing, consulting, retail, or financial services

Flex Developer

Tuesday, October 20th, 2009

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Job Code:
#142992
Title: Flex Developer
Job Type: Direct Hire
Job Location: Dallas Texas
Job Description:

Company Background:

Our client is a Dallas-based, global pioneer in specialized technology solutions for the service industry. Our well-established client has produced industry-recognized products that allow their clients to effectively manage assets and resources, events, financial information, feedback from patrons, and other business intelligence. They are expanding their development team in part due to a consistent 15% growth in revenue in their labor cost-control solutions. The company has a family atmosphere and offers great benefits.  This position offers the opportunity to “own” projects and be a major contributor to the success of the company.

Position:

Position will perform life-cycle development for new Flex based applications. Projects will require data warehousing of existing client databases, so SQL skills are a must. The company is seeking only local candidates at this time.

Requirements:

  • Expertise in Action Script 2/3
  • Expertise in the Flex 2/3 Framework including creating custom components
  • Object Oriented Programming including all facets relevant to Action Script 3.0
  • Object Oriented Design including solutions to new challenges using existing design patterns
  • Application micro-architectures such as Cairngorm and Model-View-Controller(-Service)
  • Designing applications with dynamic data sources such as XML files or SOAP/Webservices
  • SQL Development 2/3
  • Server-side (ASP/Access, .Net/SQL Server) and alternative desktop application (C#, Java, Visual Basic) development experience considered a strong plus
  • Strong ability to learn niche market to gain a deep knowledge of clientele needs.
  • Candidate must have experience with all software development life cycle phases (project planning, requirements definition, systems design, implementation, integration and testing, installation, deployment, and maintenance )
  • Software development for the service industry background is a strong plus

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Sr. PeopleSoft Technical Analyst

Tuesday, September 29th, 2009

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Job Code: #142990
Title: Sr. PeopleSoft Technical Analyst
Job Type: Direct Hire
Job Location: Fort Worth TX
Job Description:

Our client is a well-established organization that places a high importance on personal development and growth. There is a fun work environment with good collaboration and teamwork; the work is challenging and has large impact to an extensive community.

Local candidates being considered at this time.

Purpose of position

Work with IT teams and university departments to develop, maintain, and enhance the PeopleSoft ERP application. Responsible for designing, developing, and supporting PeopleSoft and serving as a hands-on analyst and developer.

Job Description

-Interact with the user community to gather and document business requirements, conduct process analysis, and draft conceptual design.

-Create technical specifications and detailed software design documentation based on business requirements.

-Ability to design, code, test, and install complex computer programs based on technical specifications using the ERP development environment and the ERP developer’s toolset (currently PeopleSoft and PeopleTools).

-Perform data mapping, conversion testing, and end-user documentation.

-Provide user assistance and direction for ad hoc data reporting and, as needed, develop reports using the PeopleSoft and Oracle reporting toolset.

-Assess the impact of PeopleSoft updates and provide proposals for applying them effectively.

-Assist users in completing User Acceptance.

-Work with users and IT members on a routine basis to troubleshoot reported problems pertaining to application software.

-Identify the cause, design or develop an approach for resolution. Upon approval, implement the correction/customize software.

Required Qualifications

-Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or related field (or equivalent work experience).

-10+ years of systems analysis, design, and software programming experience in a combination of: 5 + years extensive experience in analysis, design, and development utilizing PeopleSoft Tools (People Tools, Application Designer, App Engine, SQR, PS Query, PeopleCode, Crystal Reports); 5+ years of PeopleSoft Application experience (version 8.x+ preferred).

-2+ years of SQL Plus.

-Strong understanding of all phases of the application development lifecycle; specifically related to PeopleSoft application development.

-Strong understanding and application of project management disciplines.

-Experience integrating PeopleSoft 8.x with non PeopleSoft Applications.

-Strong MS Office skills (Word, Excel).

-Familiar with relational database concepts, and client-server concepts.

-Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate.

Preferred Qualifications

-Certifications in supported technologies.

-Excellent organization, teamwork, problem-solving, and communication (verbal and written) skills.

-Ability to work well with people in all levels of the organization.

-Experience with PeopleSoft Campus Solutions.

-Experience with PeopleSoft modules – Financials, Human Resources, Campus Solutions, CRM, EPM.

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Information Architect

Thursday, September 17th, 2009

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Job Code: #142988
Title: Information Architect
Job Type: Direct Hire
Job Location: Dallas TX
Job Description:

Our client is a world-wide marketing firm that has established itself as a full-service shop for all types of marketing initiatives to a wide spectrum of companies. The client’s Dallas-based team is looking for an Information Architect who will be tied directly to one of their top Fortune500 clients.
Principle Responsibilities include:

· Create and manage web site wireframes, use cases, and data models by working with product managers, analysts and developers to enhance the feature set and performance of high-volume e-commerce websites.

· Develop thorough, realistic IA plans that support business needs and objectives.

· Understand business requirements and goals and help capture the strategy, content, and features for layout of the web sites or business logic flow.

· Define web site architecture, navigation and site maps that serve as a blueprint of the site upon which all other aspects are built.

· Create and manage schematics, process maps, feature lists, visual specification, data flows and other artifacts to describe the intended user experience.

· Work with Quality Assurance to ensure that delivered features match IA-specified system functionality.

· Participate in brainstorming sessions on functional requirements, content organization, process flow, UI specifications, and technical integration

· Lead or participate in immersive user research, concept testing, and usability testing.

Requirements:

· Minimum of five years IA/UE experience, at least three of which must be as part of teams developing complex, high volume, e-commerce websites.

· Bachelors in Human Computer Interaction, Information Sciences, or related area is desired.

· Professional experience with agile development methodologies

· Portfolio of large UE/UI projects including IA plans, site maps, wireframes, flows.

· Helpful experiences include: Professional experience in lab-based or guerilla usability testing, and familiarity with CMS systems and concepts

· Must be a detail-oriented user-interface/experience expert with deep knowledge of human factors and design technologies, including the latest interaction design models

· Strong knowledge of site layout and design principles.

· Demonstrated ability to execute IA of complex transactional interfaces and taxonomies

· Fluency with appropriate tools including Visio, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, as well as the entire Microsoft Office suite.

· Deep knowledge of user interface design processes and methodology.

· Solid understanding of Web technologies such as HTML, CSS, DHTML, AJAX, XML, XSL.

· Excellent written and verbal communications skills are a must

· Comfortable in a fast-pace environment, working across multiple projects simultaneously.

· Must have the desire to work on new, innovative, cutting edge technologies.

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