<![CDATA[The Armada Group: talent_showcase]]> https://TALENT.THEARMADAGROUP.COM/ en-us <![CDATA[Kevin - A Sr. Android Developer with Kotlin Experience]]> Areas of Expertise: Mobile Development, Customer-Facing Applications

Here is what made Kevin stand out to his/her former employer: "Kevin is one of the more skillful software engineers I've worked with at both Flip Video and Songbird. He possesses a keen sense of getting to the root cause of reported issues quicker than most, and before you know it, you're verifying a fix in a new build. I've enjoyed working with him and perhaps there will be a third company where we'll meet again. I eagerly look forward to that time. I wish him all the best in his new adventures in software engineering"

Technical Skills: 

Technologies: Android, iOS, Flutter, Git, Gradle, UI Design, JSON/Ajax, REST, SQL, and databases (SQLite, mySQL, MS SQL, Postgres, Oracle). Linux, Windows & Macintosh.

Languages : Java, Kotlin, Dart, Objective-C, Swift, JavaScript, HTML, C#, PHP, C++

Tools: Android Studio, Intellij, Xcode

Fun Fact: Avid volleyball player

Availability: Direct Hire opportunities

Locations: San Francisco

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<![CDATA[Nilesh - Sr. Data Engineer]]> Areas of Expertise: Data Engineering, Data Analytics, Data Architecture

Here's what his former coworker had to say about him:  It was my great pleasure to work with Nilesh, a talented, detail orientated, and considerate Oracle DB guru. I could not remember how many times Nilesh and I worked together on Oracle DB and Java back-end to solve performance issues. His profound Oracle and PL/SQL knowledge and experience made him a major player in SSN Performance team. Nilesh is also eager to learn new technologies. When we worked in a same team, as a Oracle DB expert, he often took initiative to take over Java tasks and leveraged those opportunities to speed up his Java learning process. And he was good at it! I was amazed by his Java code quality after a couple of months.

Key Accomplishments:

  • Build data framework for advanced metering from scratch. Develop data pipelines for advanced metering,
  • outage detection and grid management solutions.
  • • Re-architected data platform to handle massive scaling due to change in customer requirements.

Technical Skills: ETL, Redshift, Cassandra, AWS, NoSQL, Big Data, Hadoop, Oracle, Data Integration, Data Modeling, Building Data Pipelines, Python, Java

Location: SF Bay Area

Availability: Contract, Contract to Hire and Direct Hire opportunities

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<![CDATA[Saif - Multi-Talented Program Manager]]> Mohammad “Saif” Islam

Title: Program/Project manager


Available: Immediately

Location: Mountain House

Open to: Whole Bay Area

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<![CDATA[Matt - A Seasoned Content Strategist]]> Areas of Expertise: Content Strategist, Editor, Copywriter

Here is what made Aditi stand out to his former employer: “My admiration for Matt Jones stems from his workflow organization, meticulous attention to detail, and boundless passion for all things content strategy….he is easy-going, collaborative by nature, and receptive of feedback….he always made sure to keep the team informed on his workflow, and never shied from asking for priority or direction when needed.”

Key Accomplishments: Matt has produced custom content for major companies (GE digital, Google, eBay, Yahoo, Wells Fargo) and is especially skilled in managing existing content programs and launching new ventures for corporations or startups.

Skills: Content strategy, copywriting, editing, design, web content, editorials, SEO, web analytics, forecasts, style guides, audits

Availability: Contract (prefers), Contract to Hire, or Direct Hire

Location: Danville, CA

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<![CDATA[Eric - Experienced IT Project Manager]]> Areas of Expertise: IT Management & Compliance, Storage & PKI Infrastructure, Data Center, Network Security, Vendor Relations, Forecasting, Disaster Recovery, Integration

Here is what made Aditi stand out to his former employer: “His commitment to creating the best service environment possible amid very challenging client requirements was inspiring. He manages with a consistently positive and supportive attitude to the projects at hand. He was very consistent in meeting or significantly exceeding expectations for project schedules with his group and his deliveries met full content of IT expectations.”

Key Accomplishments: Fluent in French, ITIL Foundations Certified, Citrix Certified, Windows Certified, MS Exchange Certified, HP Certified, Compaq Certified, Unix

Skills: IT Project Management, VMWare, Service Now & ITIL Management

Availability: Contract, Contract to Hire, or Direct Hire

Location: Los Gatos, CA

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<![CDATA[Madhu – a solid QA Automation Engineer]]> Areas of Expertise: Automation Testing, API Testing, UI automation

Key Accomplishments: Supporting the Apple Maps team in Sunnyvale

Technical Skills: Python, UI Testing, Test Scripts, Jira, Jenkins, APM, iOS, Android, regression testing, Performance Testing, Selenium, Ant, Maven, Cucumber, RESTful Web Services, SOAP Web Services, Junit, TestNG

Fun Fact: Madhu loves to hike in the SF Bay Area

Availability: Contract, Contract to Hire and Direct Hire opportunities.

Locations: South Bay, East Bay, Entire SF Bay Area

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<![CDATA[Emillie - A Creative Visual/UI Designer]]> Areas of Expertise: Visual Design, UI/UX

Here's what Emillie's former coworker had to say about her: Emillie is a creative giant! From the mundane to the most complex human interactive challenges, she delivers a unique and extremely refined style and purpose. She is one of the hardest working people and is committed to every level of detail. She is one of the rare perfectionists that is able to hit every deadline and work with every budget. She sets a standard that is much higher than most have ever experienced and she delivers 110% to that standard - every time! She is a team player who can ensure the success of the initiative! 

Key Accomplishments: UI/UX design for various functional pages - check out form, order form pages and Product Detail pages template modules 

Technical Skills: Graphic Design, Illustration, Creative Direction, Art Direction, Graphics, UI design, Adobe Creative Suite, Visual Design, Typography, Responsive Web Design, User Interface Design, Web Design, Brand Development

Location: Sunnyvale, Palo Alto, Mountain View, Menlo Park

Availability: Contract, Contract to Hire and Direct Hire opportunities

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<![CDATA[Russel D. - An Exceptional Java Developer]]> Russel - An Exceptional Java Developer

Areas of Expertise: 

Extensive experience designing and implementing web scale software frameworks.

Solid experience with microservices, networking protocols, virtualization and cloud management.

Hands on experience with entire product lifecycle - from requirements gathering to QA to customer support.

Technical Skills: 

Languages: Java, J2EE, Python, C, C++, Ruby

Frameworks: Dropwizard , Spring Boot, Jersey, Guice, Rails, JUnit, Mockito

Data: Hadoop, Hive, MySQL, Postgres

Virtualization: VMware, Docker, XenServer, Kubernetes

Cloud: Cloudstack, AWS

Networking: TCP, IP, UDP, HTTP, SNMP, TLS

Operating Systems: Linux (CentOS, Ubuntu, CoreOS), VxWorks (RTOS), Windows

Tools: JOOQ, Jira, Git, Gradle, Maven, Kibana

Availability: Contract, Contract to Hire and Direct Hire opportunities.

Locations: All SF Bay Area

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<![CDATA[Martin - Senior Project Manager with Agile/Scrum experience ]]> Areas of Expertise: Investments / Portfolio Management, Revenue Assurance, Pension and Profit Sharing, Trust Accounting, Insurance, Hospital/Medical, Legal, CRM, Document Management, Direct Marketing/Mail, : Data and Voice, Interactive Digital Video, Network Management, Network Cost Management, Voicemail & IVR, Data Center Build-Out, Data Network Implementation, VPN, Implementation, Infrastructure replacement

Here is what made you stand out to your former employer: I would like to express appreciation to Martin Elsbach for his significant efforts in providing executive level consulting and subject matter expertise, on a personal and professional basis. As a member of Accenture’s executive management team, I have reached out to Martin on several occasions to provide executive management directives and advice for business initiatives. Martin has also been available on numerous occasions to assist with conference calls, and in person to facilitate management team initiatives. Martin’s considerable executive management experience has been relevant on several proposals and a valuable resource in meeting Accenture's strategic vision and corporate objectives. I would highly recommend Martin Elsbach for any position where a deep knowledge of executive level management is required, and a high degree of personal integrity is desired

Technical Skills: Project and Program Management, SDLC

Availability: Immediate

Open to all engagements 

Locations: Lives in Mountain View but will commute anywhere except North Bay

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<![CDATA[Bryan - BI Data Engineer]]> Areas of Expertise: Business Intelligence, Data Modeling, ETL Development and Architecture, Leadership

Here is what made Bryan stand out to his/her former employer: 

"I have got a chance to work with Bryan on multiple occasions in Siebel CRM and Business Intelligence implementation. He is very thorough and complete in his analysis. He has acute technical understanding and good to prioritize what is important and relevant. He goes extra miles in a crisis situation and keeps his composure in a pressure situation. He is an excellent team player with commitment to get the job done at any cost. He is a quick learner and picks up things in no time. I would highly recommend him."

"Bryan possesses excellent techie and functional aptitude. This,coupled with a great positive attitude, the bonhomie he shares with his working group and ability to always run that extra mile makes his team members and managers very comfortable with him. He is an excellent guy to work with."

Technical Skills: Oracle BI Application, Informatica, SQL, ETL, Tableau, Salesforce

Availability: Contract, Contract to Hire and Direct Hire opportunities.

Locations: SF Bay Area

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<![CDATA[Front End Developer Who Delivers]]> Areas of Expertise: Software Engineering, GUI development

Here is what made Aditi stand out to his former employer: “She was always a resource to me when I needed assistance. Her impressive technological knowledge and ability to understand the issue and resolution gains my full recommendation.”

Key Accomplishments: Aditi is a Sun Certified Java Programmer and has completed various courses such as web responsive design, Jquery, Git & Github, JavaScript, and Bootstrap.

Skills: Aditi is skilled with HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, AngularJS, Angular, SQL, and Java.

Availability: Contract (only East Bay), Contract to Hire, or Direct Hire

Location: Pleasanton, CA

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<![CDATA[Danny - Security Architect and Compliance Lead]]> Danny D’sa

Title: IT Security Specialist

Available: 2 weeks notice

Location: Fremont

Open to: All of Bay Area - No SF

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<![CDATA[Sbeen - Solid Project Manager]]> Areas of Expertise: Program/Project Management, Customer Relationship

Here's what Sbeen's former coworker had to say about her: I had the pleasure of having Sbeen on my team and would highly recommend her for a wide range of positions. She's skilled with project and events management, is a fierce negotiator, can handle a high volume of tasks and always manages to solve any problem that stands in her way of success. She's also a dearly missed member of the team who can be counted on to lend a hand when needed, and uplift others with her positivity.

Key Accomplishments: Drove the Resource and Vendor Management functions of a large Human Capital Management (HCM) SaaS technology program for HR services including timekeeping, payroll, employee data management, absence management and benefit functionalities which allowed faster and easier interactions for employees to interact and complete HR transactions.

Technical Skills: Capacity Planning, Tactical Operations Planning, Cross functional communication, Vendor Management, Resource Management

Location: San Francisco, Palo Alto, Mountain View, Menlo Park

Availability: Contract, Contract to Hire and Direct Hire opportunities


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<![CDATA[Vinay Revkanar - Experienced Lead Software Engineer]]> Areas of Expertise: Software Engineering, Object Modeling, Object Oriented Design and Programming, Agile Scrum

Skills: Vinay has 15+ years of Core Java and J2EE experience and is also experienced in Java 8, REST, Kafka, JavaScript, Groovy, Shell Script, Microservices, Spring Boot, Spring MVC, Hibernate, AWS, Azure, and NoSQL databases

Availability: Contract, Contract to Hire, or Direct Hire

Location: Fremont, CA

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<![CDATA[Arun - Technical Lead with Full stack and Micro services experience]]> Areas of Expertise: Engineering Leader - Ruby on Rails, Cloud services(AWS), Release Management

Here is what made you stand out to your former employer: I have thoroughly enjoyed working with Arun on Identity, Personalization, and Alerting features (email marketing & push notifications) for 1+ years at realtor.com. During this time, Arun demonstrated superior technical/architectural capabilities and leadership

Key Accomplishments: 1) System stability - Arun was able to review, understand, and bring reliability to an under-developed and undocumented system 2) Feature performance/scale - Arun improved performance and scale of 10+ consumer-facing features 3) Feature recommendations - Arun has an engineering mind but also takes the time to understand the business and consumer needs, resulting in several features that were shipped based on his recommendation 4) Mentorship - Arun is capable of simultaneously shipping features and mentoring younger engineers

Technical Skills: Ruby on Rails, Node, MongoDB, Docker, Elastic Search,redis, AWS EC2, S3, Lamda, Cloud formation, Elasticsearch service, RDS, Jenkins, NewRelic, Splunk, HTML5, CSS (2/3), XHTML, JavaScript, JQuery, AJAX, Bootstrap, JSON, node.js, DOJO, React and experience on MVC technologies and Micro Services

Availability: Immediate 

Open to: Contract, Contract to Hire and Direct Hire opportunities.

Locations: South Bay preferred

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