Tuesday, Feb 18 2014

Top Tech Candidates in California

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The Armada Group has some of the top tech talent in California. If you are interested in any of our candidates contact us today.
Sr UX Designer
-Designs interfaces, architectures that are optimal for end user needs; attractive, and easy-to-learn/use
-Works closely with product managers, engineers, etc. through all phases: conceptualization, design, documentation and implementation, testing and validation 
-Extensive experience creating user task models, user experience architectures, wireframe level designs, mockups, interactive prototypes, conducting usability test sessions 
-Identifies user centered design patterns, establishes scenarios, places designs into user context and creates interactions that align to those requirements 
-12+ years of professional experience in UX design for mobile, web and desktop
-Proven track record and portfolio of work demonstrating strong knowledge of UX/IX design principles and techniques 
-Loves translating complex product requirements and use case scenarios to workflows and interaction design 
-Highly proficient with Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Illustrator, Axure and many other professional design tools 
-Critical thinker, organized and creative in solving highly complex problems 
-Experience with
-UCD and Agile mashups
-Front-end developer skills: HTML, CSS, JavaScript
-UI rapid prototyping experience (for visualization and testing)
-Designing for mobile platforms (small screen, touch interface)
Sr Platform Developer
-Top quality architecture and development skills using latest technologies including C, C++, Core Java
-Strong background in the Networking/Telecom industry to design and develop Network Management Systems (NMS)/Telecom, Configuration Management and Operational Support Systems (OSS).
-Hands on experience in Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) and project planning/execution skills including estimating and scheduling.
-Expertise in developing Applications with n-tier Architecture with the knowledge of software development methodologies like RUP, SOA, Waterfall, Spiral, Agile Development, UML Modeling, Test-Driven development, Design Patterns Application Development.
-Expertise in configuring and deploying Tomcat, Weblogic, WebSphere and JBoss servers.
-Good working knowledge in using and applying design patterns, database design and administration.
-Good understanding and testing ability of network protocols – TCP/IP, UDP, SNMP, ATM, HTTP, FTP, Telnet, LDAP, SMTP, GSM and CDMA.
-Well versed with XML, Web Services technology, Java Security, JCE, Public Key Infrastructure, and X.509 Certificate revocation list format.
-Ability to take initiative, and work independently and on multiple projects simultaneously.
-Experienced in working with Senior Product Management Teams in defining project scope, work-breakdown structures, schedules and release control.
-Experienced in leading groups of engineers and mentoring junior engineers across multiple global centers, interfacing with field engineers in resolving critical customer issues.
-Project Lead with Focused/Committed / Get-the-Job-Done Attitude, Highly organized, Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
-Highly productive and results-driven in team and individual projects and strong research and time management skills.
Senior Developer/Architect
-Over 20 years of experience in IT
-Strong skills in SaaS and SOA based application architectures and software development.
-Solid hands on development skills in Java/J2EE spanning his career
-Delivered projects for SRA, Google and Macrovision
Senior Visual Designer
-15+ years of Visual/Graphic/UX/UI design experience 
-Strong recent experience with Mobile UI/UX design
-Solid skills with Adobe CS Suite as well as hands on experience with HTML, CSS and some JavaScript 
-Experience with companies such as Yahoo! and Sony
Senior Frontend Developer
-Over 10 years of experience in full project Software Development Life Cycle 
-7 years of UI/Front End development 
-Masters in Telecom Engineering 
-Expert in writing native Java Script and coding raw Java Script 
-Experience using SOAP UI for web services
Release Manager
-Over 12 years in project management 
-PMP certified by the Project Management Institute 
-Worked for big companies such as Cisco and Adobe Systems
-Bachelor of Arts in English 
-Managed the integration of WebEx to Cisco 
-Ability to manage more than 4 projects at once