Data Engineer | Toronto or Remote

Data Engineer | Toronto or Remote

Imagine playing a major role in developing a new SaaS offering? We’re searching for a Data Engineer to create the next generation of Intelligent Web Scrapers to seek out very specific financial data from thousands of data sources, then use Machine Learning & NLP techniques to standardize the data.

This is a key net-new hire for the organization. We need someone to take on these challenges:

  1. Develop, test and launch automated web scrapers and bots to capture and extract specific financial data from a variety of online publicly available sources
  2. Design the application to search the Internet for the expected thousands of new, and continually emerging, sources of specific financial data not yet included within our data catalogues
  3. Using AI and ML techniques, create a comprehensive data catalogue of this financial data

Perks
Why we’re a cool company

  • Full benefits package
  • We use team collaboration tools to collaborate
  • Casual, yet professional environment
  • For local candidates, largely work-from-home during the pandemic. Partial WFH afterwards.
  • Receptive to candidates across Canada
  • Flex time

Some of the Experiences & Background we’d like to see
All the things you’re good at because you’ve done most of these before

  • 5-years+ of experience in software development roles with open source technologies in a SaaS environment
  • Backend: Python / Django – 5 years min.
  • Frontend: Bootstrap, Sass, CSS, HTML, VueJS
  • Experience building Restful APIs
  • Experience building and the techniques of web scrapers
  • Experience with Apache Beam pipelines, Apache Airflow, and Google Dataflow
  • ETL experience and productionizing ETL Pipelines. Managed ETL Service – AWS Glue a definite advantage
  • 3-years experience with Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning
  • Knowledge of Productionizing ML models
  • Experience with NLP
  • SQL/PostgreSQL and data model design (logical & physical data models)
  • Experience manipulating very large data sets (5Tb and 5T records)
  • Experience with Cloud platforms: AWS, Digital Ocean, or GCP required. Experience with Serverless and Virtual Machines
  • Effective communication skills
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/Engineering or equivalent

About us
We are 20 year old growing Canadian FinTech company provided consulting services to businesses obtaining government funding.

Coupled with our services, we have developed a unique supporting suite of applications providing us with an unrivaled competitive advantage. Our application provides our clients with visibility into the very complex and hidden $140B data feed of open funding opportunities.

This is a Permanent opportunity.

N E X T   S T E P S
If this sounds like you and you’re looking to build your career, then we want to hear from you. Please email your resume to Rick @ SearchVelocity.ca, Subject: Data Engineer

 

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Python / Django Full-Stack Developer & Designer

Python / Django Full-Stack Developer & Designer

We are searching for a Full Stack Python / Django / MySQL Developer & Designer.

If your career goal is to own commercial applications then this role may be for you.

You will be working with the business to prioritize outstanding changes and build the product roadmap as we scale and expand internationally.

Perks
Our work environment.

  • Full benefits package
  • We use team collaboration tools to collaborate
  • Casual, yet professional environment
  • For local candidates, largely work-from-home during the pandemic. Partial WFH afterwards.
  • Receptive to candidates across Canada
  • WFH monthly allowance
  • Flex time

About the Job
The purpose of this role and why this role exists.

We are growing and need a professional software designer/developer to analyze, enhance, scale and maintain our custom SaaS solution.

Top Responsibilities
The part that you play in this organization, and specific duties you are measured against

  • Proactively collaborate with cross-functional teams to gather requirements to define & design new Products, features and functionality
  • Full-stack coding, end-to-end design & delivery, implementation, development testing, defect investigation and resolution
  • Maintaining and expanding a white-label application
  • Lead the development of programmatically sourcing data, cleansing data, and integrating into our application
  • Periodic Level 2 & 3 support

Some of the Experiences & Background we’d like to see
All the things you’re good at because you’ve done most of these before

  • 7-years+ of experience in software development roles with open source technologies in a SaaS environment
  • Backend: Python / Django and PHP / Laravel (or other PHP frameworks), NodeJS
  • Frontend: Bootstrap, Sass, CSS, HTML, VueJS
  • Experience creating Restful APIs
  • MySQL/PostgreSQL and data model design (logical & physical data models)
  • Experience manipulating very large data sets (1M+ records)
  • IDE such as Pycharm (Python) and Phstorm
  • HTML / XML parsers like Beautiful Soap
  • WordPress content management systems
  • Experience with DevOps methodologies, CI/CD pipelines
  • Scaling applications
  • Experience with DigitalOcean, Heroku & Dynos, managing VMs and good knowledge of Cloud Technologies
  • Experience with AWS S3, EC2 and Lightsail
  • Experiencing creating data integration solutions
  • Git code repository
  • Good working knowledge of DNS
  • Linux
  • Effective communication skills
  • Proficiency with cross-browser/cross-platform issues
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/Engineering or equivalent

Nice to haves

  • Product Management experience, developing roadmaps and project plans
  • Experience with ETL solutions
  • PaaS experience
  • Experience with Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence technologies
  • Experience with web scraping solutions

About the Company

We are a Canadian company using our 20 years of experience to provide consulting services to businesses obtaining government funding.

Coupled with our services, we have developed a unique supporting suite of applications providing us with an unrivaled competitive advantage. Our application provides our clients with visibility into the very complex and hidden $14B data feed of open funding opportunities.

Let’s Get to Work!

To learn more about the client, their culture and the opportunity, we invite you to share your resume with us via this job board or to Rick @ SearchVelocity.ca, Subject: Python

Have a canned cover letter? Delete it. Tell us why you’re perfect for this opportunity and you’re virtually guaranteed an interview.

 

About SearchVelocity.ca

We provide recruitment services to technology companies to identify and acquire high-value technology staff. We specialize in complex assignments, roles requiring multiple technologies, skills and/or business vertical knowledge, like this one.

We bring 25+ years of broad experience working in software companies and IT professional consulting firms as hiring management of Technical staff.  We can help you find the right people.

Based in Halton Region, Ontario (GTA-West) we specialize on the staffing challenges of tech companies located in Oakville, Burlington, Milton, Halton Hills, Georgetown, Hamilton, Mississauga, Brampton and Toronto. Visit us at SearchVelocity.ca

 

Keywords: AI, ML, job, jobs, Halton, Oakville, Milton, Burlington, Hamilton, Mississauga, Toronto, Calgary, Vancouver, Halifax

SAP Business One Sales | REMOTE – GTHA

SAP Business One Sales | REMOTE – GTHA

Imagine landing a key net-new sales roles with an SAP Silver Partner?

We are growing and adding a new position: a Business Development role. You will drive net new sales of SAP Business One and be the Business lead of SMB Business for us. An opportunity to grow professionally and gain value experience in the rapidly expanding adoption of ERPs in the SMB space.

This is a key net-new hire for the organization. We need someone to take on these challenges:

1. Generate and manage leads and opportunities by developing and piloting call strategies
2. Make outgoing calls to prospect for SMB customers
3. Grow their sales efforts to quota-levels within a to-be-determined number of months
4. Create and execute a territory sales plan to achieve the above goal
5. Target new clients with reoccurring revenue potential

Perks
Why we’re a cool company

  • Largely 100% remote role. This role can be based anywhere in the GTHA.
  • Full benefits
  • Laptop, cell phone and work related car expenses

Top Responsibilities
The part that you play in this organization, and specific duties you are measured against

  • Prospect, qualify, sell and close new business to net new customers
  • Identify potential decision makers at prospect companies and document opportunities in CRM
  • Build then maintain a healthy pipeline
  • Be responsive to prospects & clients
  • Executing sales processes from Prospect to Close – Identify, Qualify, Negotiate and Close opportunities
  • Proactively prospect – Engage with prospects in-person, phone, web demos, webinars, emails, and social media
  • Participate in community events where clients could be found

Some of the Experiences & Background we’d like to see
All the things you’re good at because you’ve done most of these before

  • You’re genuinely interested in other people
  • 3+ years B2B sales experience selling software solutions
  • Consistent track record of closing license ERP deals
  • Proven ability to create and present a compelling business case
  • ERP sales experience
  • CRM experience
  • Working knowledge of ERP applications such as Business One and/or Business ByDesign
  • The ideal candidate will have experience and knowledge of core functional areas of an ERP System, with an understanding of ERP’s role in: Manufacturing and Distribution, Order Fulfillment Process, Tracking Quality and Control Improvement, Inventory and Warehouse Management. Product Tracking Using Serial Numbers, Monitor Overhead and labor costs, Accounting and Finance, Cash Flow Management, Budgeting and Forecasting, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, General Ledger, Financial Reporting
  • Strong organizational skills and time management
  • Impeccable active listening qualities
  • Have a positive attitude and open-mindedness
  • Bachelor’s degree in a business-related field (Marketing, Sales, Management, Communications)
  • Excellent verbal, written, and presentation communication skills

Travel

  • This role can be based anywhere in the GTA, preferably in the West-GTA
  • Travel to Prospective clients as-needed (eventually) within the GTA and 905s

About us
We are Toronto based boutique SAP implementation firm. We are SAP Silver Partners for build, service, Integration and sell for SAP HANA S/4 and Business One products. Our senior consultants bring dozens of prime engagements between them and hundreds of years of SAP implementation and support experience.

This is a Permanent opportunity.

N E X T   S T E P S
If this sounds like you and you’re looking to build your career, then we want to hear from you. Please email your resume to Rick @ SearchVelocity.ca, Subject: SAP B1

Keywords: B1, SAP, Byd, FICO, FI/CO, Finance, Cost control, Business Objects, ECC 6.0, ERP, Enterprise Resource Planning, MRP, SaaS, Oracle, Microsoft, Infor, NetSuite, Epicor, inventory, warehouse, manufacturing, distribution, supply chain, Business Management Software, Small Business Software

Inventory Analyst | Brampton

Inventory Analyst | Brampton

Do you bring 3+ years experience in manipulating large amounts of data using various tools like Excel and Data Visualization tools.

Imagine a job with an excellent long-term career growth potential with a very large National B2B electrical products distributor with over 15 locations in Ontario. A Permanent opportunity in Brampton Head-office with full benefits.

Imagine a job with an excellent long-term career growth potential with a very large National B2B electrical products distributor with over 10 locations in Ontario. A Permanent opportunity in Brampton Head-office with full benefits.

Summary

We are searching for a Data Analytics Professional to become our Inventory Manager for 15 warehouses. You will ensure our product offerings meet market needs, forecasting, and create insights into the inventory data for decision making purposes.

What you will be doing

  • Inventory levels; minimizing out of stock risk and aged inventory, including seasonality
  • Assessing Customer fill rate
  • Assessing inventory to identify stale SKUs
  • Maintain action plan to reduce slow moving inventory
  • Ensure proper FIFO rotation of inventory
  • Vendor Analysis & Performance
  • Serve as a primary internal contact for supply chain, logistics and ordering processes, ensuring. optimal inventory and order management
  • Own reporting and tools to support the Customer Supply Chain Manager

Are you qualified? We hope so. We require this:

  • 3 years experience in a similar role (Purchasing, Sales, Product Management, Vendor Relations)
  • Inventory Experience – Must Have
  • Purchasing Experience – Must Have
  • Electrical Supplies product knowledge or industry experience – Must Have
  • Strong MS Excel experience – Must have (Pivot tables, v-lookups, formulas, importing data, data manipulation) including MS Power BI
  • Inventory Management Systems experience
  • Self-starter who is driven by data analysis
  • Solid analytical and interpersonal skills are a must
  • Excellent communication, relationship building, and collaboration skills

Do you also have these additional desired skills and experiences?

  • College diploma or certificate a definite advantage!
  • SCMP / PMAC accreditation (or in-progress)

Note this is not a software development role.

NodeJS / ReactJS Developers | REMOTE

NodeJS / ReactJS Developers | REMOTE

If your career goal is to build commercial applications from scratch vs maintaining pre-existing apps, then this role may be for you. Additionally, due to the nature of the business, you’re usually utilizing the latest tool sets and language versions.

About the Job
The purpose of this role and why this role exists.

Senior and Intermediate NodeJS – ReactJS Javascript Developers for a custom software development company in Oakville specializing in in mobile and web based product development.

They use open source development tools to build scalable solutions. They’re 15 year old growing firm with 150 people, across 4 offices, including software engineers, business analysts/project managers, and creative talent delivering some really cool stuff. They own most projects entirely, sometimes they’re an extension of the client. 50%+ of their products can be found in an app store or publicly on-line.

Perks
Our work environment

  • Flex-hours outside core hours 10-4
  • Role will be Remote for the foreseeable future, moving to Flexible Working Location when deemed safe to do so
  • Full Benefits
  • Cell phone plan reimbursement
  • Gym Membership reimbursement (or virtually any physical health activity)
  • Brand new modern office facing the QEW (open as needed)
  • Office closes during the holidays
  • We have amazing clients who are fun to work with and appreciate our value to them
  • Casual, yet professional environment with a Social Club

Top Responsibilities
The part that you play in this organization, and specific duties you are measured against

  • Proactively collaborate with cross-functional teams to define, architect, and full-stack coding of new Products, features and functionality
  • Full-stack delivery, implementation, development testing, defect investigation and resolution
  • Provide effort estimates, while identifying and assisting in mitigating technical, schedule, and other project risks

Some of the Experiences & Background we’d like to see
All the things you’re good at because you’ve done most of these before

  • NodeJS, ReactJS, Javascript – 3 years min
  • HTML5 / CSS3 / Bootstrap
  • 5 years experience (Senior) or 3 years experience (Intermediate) with open-source development and technology foundations, and a pragmatic approach to using the right tool for the job
  • Successful track record of delivering projects, both individually
  • MySQL
  • Experience in the development of RESTful web APIs, Web services and unit tests
  • DevOps experience with Azure or AWS (nice to have)
  • Effective communication skills as you will be in occasional contact with the client – great opportunity to further refine your communication skills
  • Experience working in a Mac and Unix environment
  • Proficiency with cross-browser/cross-platform issues
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/Engineering or equivalent

Let’s Get to Work!

To learn more about the client, their culture and the opportunity, we invite you to share your resume with us via this job board or to Rick @ SearchVelocity.ca, Subject: Full Stack Developer – Oakville

Have a canned cover letter? Delete it. Tell us why you’re perfect for this opportunity and you’re virtually guaranteed an interview.

 

About SearchVelocity.ca

We provide recruitment services to technology companies to identify and acquire high-value technology staff. We specialize in complex assignments, roles requiring multiple technologies, skills and/or business vertical knowledge, like this one.

We bring 25+ years of broad experience working in software companies and IT professional consulting firms as hiring management of Technical staff.  We can help you find the right people.

Based in Halton Region, Ontario (GTA-West) we specialize on the staffing challenges of tech companies located in Oakville, Burlington, Milton, Halton Hills, Georgetown, Hamilton, Mississauga, Brampton and Toronto. Visit us at SearchVelocity.ca

 

Keywords: job, jobs, ReactJS, React Native, vue.js, vuejs, RoR, Ruby on Rails, SSH, Linux, Git, HTML, HTML5, CSS, CSS3, Agile, Slack, shopping cart, AngularJS, MongoDB (NoSQL), JavaScript, mobile, Ionic, PhoneGap, HTML5, NodeJS, Halton, Oakville, Milton, Burlington, Hamilton, Mississauga

SAP Business Transformation Manager | REMOTE

SAP Business Transformation Manager | REMOTE

Imagine a lead role with our major client, a renowned international sports league, helping them further adopt SAP. Our client is on a SAP growth path with dozens of standalone applications to be potentially migrated to SAP in the coming months.

We are searching for a Senior SAP Professional, with exceptional client-facing communications skills to lead this long-term engagement. You will manage the client relationship, manage cross functional teams of 10 people (on-site, on-shore, and off-shore) to further expand their SAP adoption beyond the modules currently in use, manage their SAP S/4 Hana upgrades (next is to SAP S/4HANA 2020 Release), then find, promote, and educate the customer on new business efficiencies in the upgraded version. Lastly, possibly perform some hands-on FICO work.

Perks
Why we’re a cool company

  • Largely 100% remote role. This role can be based anywhere in Canada.
  • Full benefits
  • Generous compensation package: Remuneration is not a cap for the right person. Apart from a generous salary, will also consider profit sharing for someone who is a strong fit.

Top Responsibilities
The part that you play in this organization, and specific duties you are measured against

  • Maintain strong relationships with assigned client, understanding their challenges, while mapping SAP solutions to these challenges
  • Acts as the single point of contact, facilitating the day to day activities
  • Develops an understanding of clients’ business and industry to best serve them
  • Evaluate the client’s other non-SAP applications for possible migration to SAP
  • Initiate solution discussions with client
  • Co-write the proposal with assistance of technical resources
  • Present solutions to clients and obtain client approvals and signoffs
  • Managing client change control requests
  • Act as the escalation point to resolve any issues or concerns
  • Tracks service level agreement (SLA) performance and overall customer satisfaction to include reviewing metrics
  • Work closely with the client’s Project Manager
  • Ensure projects are scoped, sized, quoted, managed, staffed, then delivered on-time, on-budget
  • Prepares and delivers post-mortem reviews when appropriate
  • Occasionally hands-on work with FICO
  • Bridge the gap between business and technology
  • Developing others, mentors, and serves as a role model
  • Potentially may also oversee our app development projects

Some of the Experiences & Background we’d like to see
All the things you’re good at because you’ve done most of these before

  • Experienced in managing cross functional teams and leading client engagements
  • Comfortable engaging with senior executives of the client’s
  • 10-years hands on experience in SAP FICO modules – AR/AP, G/L, Treasury, Banking
  • Working knowledge of Fiori, BASIS, BOBJ and ABAP to stay engaged with the team closely
  • Knowledge of S/4 HANA
  • Basic knowledge of project management methodology, tools, and templates
  • Ability to build relationships with a variety of groups including executives, managers, consultants, and clients.
  • Knowledgeable about new technology and keeping pace with emerging trends to present them to the clients
  • Demonstrated experience analyzing business and technical requirements and solution design
  • Excellent customer-facing communication skills (verbal, written, presentation)
  • Technical degree in Computer Science or Engineering at University or College level

Travel

  • 2-3day-long trips, twice per month, travel to clients North-Eastern USA office (once safe to do so)
  • 1 trip/year to India Technical office (once safe to do so)

About us
We are Toronto based boutique SAP implementation firm. We are SAP partners for build, service and sell for S/4 and B1 products. Our senior consultants bring dozens of prime engagements between them and hundreds of years of SAP implementation and support experience.

This is a Permanent opportunity.

N E X T   S T E P S
If this sounds like you and you’re looking to build your career, then we want to hear from you. Please email your resume to Rick @ SearchVelocity.ca, Subject: SAP

Keywords: FICO. Finance, Cost control, ERP, Business Objects, Hana