I established Hamilton Technical Personnel to provide superior recruiting services in the greater Capital District area. Based on the experience I’d gained as a recruiting manager and trainer in Albany, I knew companies and candidates wanted dependable recruiting support they could trust.

For more than 20 years Hamilton Technical Personnel has delivered on these expectations which is why our relationships with corporate managers and technical professionals have consistently been so positive.

Our clients value our ability to assess the skills, professionalism, and suitability of candidates we present. They trust our discretion in handling confidential company information.

Our candidates value our knowledge of career options in the technology market. They value our ability to connect them with exciting new opportunities matching their skills and life goals.

Hamilton Technical Personnel has grown to include clients in the New York/Connecticut region as well as many national locations, with Albany remaining a major focus.

 

Joyce Hunt

President

Current Positions:
ALBANY Area & Upstate NY
Sr Project Manager - Albany, NY

 

 

 

Sr Project Manager

Location: Albany, NY

Salary: $125,000 to $145,000 plus excellent benefits

 

Our client, a high-profile Albany area organization, is seeking a seasoned Project Manager experienced in over-seeing the full project life cycle for software development projects including project definition, close work with stakeholders, managing time-lines and budgets, and ensuring project success. This is a high-profile position with an outstanding career path.

 

This Project Manager will be intricately involved with project planning, organizing and implementing large and small software projects.  Excellent leadership abilities necessary to provide direction to teams (through project leads), ensure technical and operational requirements are met, identify and resolve issues which may adversely affect the success of the project, track progress and ensure successful implementations.

 

We’re seeking someone with excellent organizational skills who enjoys a fast-paced environment and the diverse responsibilities of working management and technical aspects of projects.

 

Requirements:

  • Project Leadership experience:  5+ years of experience over-seeing the full life cycle of software project implementations.
  • Minimum 10 years of involvement various phases of software development projects.
  • Budgeting: experience handling and reporting on project budgets
  • Strong leadership skills and ability to work effectively with stakeholders and managers at all levels.
  • Ability to address and resolve issues which adversely affect the success of the project
  • Strong knowledge of all phases of the SDLC and experience applying industry ‘best practices’ for all phases of the SDLC.
  • Bachelors or Masters, preferably in computer science, MIS or related field.
  • PMP/Project Management Professional certification highly desired.

 

Note:

  • No travel involved
  • Excellent corporate benefits
  • Company structure allows for strong career path to more senior level positions

 

 

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Information System Security Officer (ISSO) -  Albany, NY

 

 

 

Information System Security Officer (ISSO)

Location:  Albany, NY

Salary:  $140,000 - $160,000 base plus excellent benefits

 

Relocation assistance negotiable

 

Our client, a high-profile US healthcare consulting organization, is seeking an Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) who will direct all security efforts for a major New York State healthcare client. He or she will oversee a team of security specialists and will have primary responsibility to ensure integrity of system and infrastructure vulnerability, risk assessment, audit support and evidence collection, privacy and security awareness, security incidents, business continuity and disaster recovery, audits, assessments, physical security, securing various layers of technology from application to network level, and log analysis.

 

The ISSO will also have responsibilities as a primary liaison with major New York clients on all security-related matters and will be responsible for all direct reporting to State, federal and local authorities.

 

Primary responsibilities:

  • Development, review, approval and implementation of policies to ensure that security requirements are enforced in accordance with client’s requirements.
  • Serves as the main point of contact with major New York State client regarding all development of security policy and procedures;
  • Directs and oversees execution of vulnerability scanning requirements, along with a defined patch and vulnerability management life cycle.
  • Ensure that vulnerabilities are mitigated in accordance with Implementation Standards.
  • Ensure compliance with any and all regulatory organizations such as the IRS 1075 Tax Information Security Guidelines and the HIPAA/Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, and Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act (HITECH), and CMS MARS-E 2.0 requirements
  • Oversee and direct the completion of required reporting by the Security Team
  • Meet with and maintain positive working relationships with all levels within consulting organization and the end client.

Qualifications:

  • Direct, hands on professional experience in the development and implementation of security policies in a large-scale IT organization.
  • Strong knowledge of system and infrastructure vulnerability, risk assessment, security audits, security incidents and resolutions, disaster recovery.
  • Experience in implementing HIPAA and HITECH required
  • Knowledge of IRS Publication 1075 Tax Information Security Guidelines for Federal State & Local Agencies is preferred
  • Must have knowledge of CMS* Minimal Acceptable Risk Standards for Exchanges (MARS-E 2.0) *(CMS or Centers for Medicaid and Medicare Services)
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Excellent personal presentation skills and ability to address senior level executives as necessary
  • Bachelors in a related technical and/or healthcare field plus 15+ years related experience.  Or, Masters degree and 12+ years of related experience.

 

 

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Director, Software Engineering -  Elmira, New York

 

 

Director, Software Engineering

Location:  Elmira, New York

Salary:  $130,000 – 160,000 base plus excellent benefits

 

Client will assist with relocation.

 

Our client, a highly successful technology company with impressive longevity, is seeking a Director of Software Development. This management position offers real responsibility, excellent stability and involvement in a highly successful technology product line.

 

The right candidate will have a clear track record of leadership and management combined with continual involvement with technical product design and development responsibilities for Web based products.

 

Job Description

  • This Director will over-see software development and software quality assurance.
  • He or she will have essential product management responsibilities for enhanced features or new products.
  • Direct all technical software responsibilities including code reviews and over-sight for software quality assurance.
  • Provided leadership for design and development of high-performance, multi-tenant web application architecture in a .NET environment.

 

Primary Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Develop plans and manage multiple multi-person development projects.
  • Hire, manage and mentor team members and managers.
  • Coordinate activities with other departments.
  • Assure that internal staff are trained on appropriate applications.
  • Assist other departments with technical issues including meetings with clients/prospects.

 

Required Qualificationsv

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or other technical fields.
  • 10-15 years software development with emphasis on .NET development technologies
  • Experience with design patterns and software architecture.
  • Strong management experience including direct supervision of small teams of developers in the .NET field.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to excel in a fast-paced environment.
  • Track record reflecting stability and commitment

 

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PMO Project Coordinator -  Albany. NY

 

 

PMO Project Coordinator

Location:  Albany, NY

Salary:  $70,000 - $90,000 base plus excellent benefits and perks

 

Our client, a mid-sized successful Albany corporation, is in an expansion mode and adding a new position for a Project Coordinator.

 

The PMO Project Coordinator will work within the newly organized PMO/Project Management Office to facilitate and track all IT projects.  Responsibilities will require a combination of business analysis skills and strong organizational skills.

 

At the direction of the PMO Manager, the Coordinate will interact with stakeholders from all departments (marketing, finance/accounting, technology, executive) to communicate changes in project status and identify bottlenecks or strategic impairments; and facilitate solutions to keep projects on track.

 

Primary responsibilities:

  • Organize and facilitate planning and analysis meetings with stakeholders and PMO project managers
  • Balance responsibilities and priorities with a wide variety of small and large projects
  • Assist in developing processes that enhance efficiencies and improvements
  • Support communications processes
  • Support budget management processes
  • Support project priorities identified by PMO Manager and stakeholders
  • Support outside vendor relationships as necessary

 

Qualifications

  • Strong skills with MS Office (Word, Excel etc).
  • Experience with one of more project management software package is desirable
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Demonstrated ability to take initiative and own various aspects of projects and processes
  • Ability to handle multiple, time-sensitive priorities
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Good presentation skills and comfort level with making short presentations to stakeholder or management.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and comfort level senior project managers, business managers, senior management
  • AAS or Bachelors, Business, Information Systems or related fields.  Client will consider comparable work experience in lieu of degree

 

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Full Stack Sr Software Engineer  -  Albany. NY 

 

 

Full Stack Sr Software Engineer

Location: Albany, NY

Salary: $85,000 - $125,000 base + strong benefits (medical/dental, 401k with match, generous vacation policy)

 

If you enjoy the energy of a start-up environment this is an outstanding opportunity to join an already very profitable eCommerce company and help take it to the next level.

 

Our client is a very well-funded startup with offices in the Albany area and in Manhattan.  The founding technology team has a proven track record in eCommerce success at scale.  They are seeking a Sr Software Engineer who can develop innovative solutions that push the limits of web technology and take advantage of the best in productivity and scalable designs. This person will work with an unusually talented team of UX designers, software developers, an established QA team and executive management on a day-to-day basis.

 

The right candidate will be excited about creating rich, innovative and scalable online experience and continuously enhancing a technology platform to power a world-class customer experience with a high-end brand.

 

Responsibilities

  • Work on a wide variety of components ranging from database design, integrating web services, web application, and back end layers that facilitate an engaging customer experience.
  • Research, learn, and apply the latest generation web development technologies.
  • Be involved in front end and background development
  • On front end, build with JQuery and Javascript
  • On back end, Java or C#; experience with Ruby on Rails is a plus
  • Mentor other developers on best practices and application of various technologies.
  • Effectively communicate and share ideas, use cases, functional and technical requirements, software estimation, task breakdown, and prioritization.
  • Utilize and adopt best practices, design principles and architecture, code reviews, and software estimation.
  • Advise the company how to leverage new technologies and practices to achieve its goals.

 

Requirements:

  • B.S. in Computer Science or related field plus 5+ years of software engineering experience, ideally in eCommerce or Web-application based business.
  • Experience creating and integrating with web services via RESTFUL API’s, JSON, SOAP/XML.
  • Knowledge of client-side technologies including JavaScript, jQuery, HTML5, CSS3
  • Experience Java or C#; Ruby on Rails is a plus.
  • Experience with server-based technologies, caching mechanisms, and back-end integrations with other web services.
  • Ability to be an effective team player and to work independently as necessary depending on the project.
  • Have a passion to learn, grow and innovate while delivering.

 

 

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Lead Software Developer – Web Applications - Albany. NY

 

 

Lead Software Developer – Web Applications

Location: Albany, NY

Salary: $90,000 - $125,000

 

Our client, a well-funded start-up in the data-driven e-commerce sector, is in its fourth year and is already profitable and expanding.  They seek a Senior Software Engineer as a key member of a top-notch software and data development team. This team is responsible for creating proprietary ecommerce tools for the data collection, management, and analyses that drive all business decisions for a rapidly scaling ecommerce company.

 

Responsibilities

  • Lead the design and development of Web applications using Java, JavaScript and SQL
  • Mentor and act as lead for a small group of developers.
  • Integrate data from one system to another via API, EDI or other methods.
  • Ingest, clean, prepare and optimize data from multiple sources and store in a relational database.
  • Write high performing complex SQL queries, stored procedures and automation processes for pricing, operations, marketing, product information management, and data file feeds.

 

Qualifications:

  • Minimum 6-8 years of experience with Web development
  • Experience with mentoring junior level developers and/or direct supervision of web developers.
  • Strong skills with JavaScript or AngularJS, HTML, and Java
  • Strong experience with relational databases and query languages SQL Server, PostgreSQL.
  • Experience rapidly developing prototype solutions and iterating upon them
  • Strong analytical skills and excellent problem-solving skills
  • Experience using APIs
  • Experience in analyzing data models and developing ETL mappings (File feeds, XML feeds)
  • Experience in E-Commerce Functions and Applications are preferred: such as Google Analytics, Google Ads, Marketplaces, Product Information Management (PIM), Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Product and Pricing Feeds and/or EDI is highly desirable.
  • Experience with automated testing and test-driven develop
  • Bachelors or Masters, Computer Science, Computer Engineering or similar technical field.

 

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Security Analyst - Albany, NY

 

 

Security Analyst

Location: Albany, NY

Salary:  $70,000 - $90,000 base.  Bonus eligible position plus superior benefits.

 

Our client, a respected, successful health insurance company, is seeking a Security Analyst knowledgeable of HIPAA requirements and other healthcare security standards.

 

This position is bonus eligible and offers excellent career advancement within a team of experienced security experts.

 

Reporting to the Chief Information Security Officer this Security Analyst will join a small team that conducts day to day monitoring of complex information security systems across multiple cloud environments. He or she will also will serve as the primary security liaison with the internal corporate compliance unit.

 

This is an outstanding opportunity to work an experienced team of information security experts to collaboratively define, implement and document the baseline security requirements, security architecture and guidelines for delivering secure architecture and design.  Will also conduct audits of existing application code and recommend industry best practices and audits of production and development systems for potential vulnerabilities. Will perform security penetration and vulnerability testing against applications and perform information security policy and procedure reviews.  A key responsibility will be auditing security strategies, processes, and best practices for compliance with security regulations and frameworks, specifically HIPAA and other healthcare standards.

 

Requirements:

  • Experience with security assessments against HIPAA; familiarity with other related healthcare standards is a plus.
  • Expertise in web applications assessment using tools such as Rapid 7 InsightVM, Nessus, Nexpose, and open source tools.
  • Basic understanding of application architectures
  • Strong verbal, written, and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to recognize and deal appropriately with confidential and sensitive information, and maintain the highest levels of confidentiality
  • Strong experience with cloud services - AWS preferred
  • Familiarity with Microservices architecture, working experience a plus
  • Knowledge of SQL, and non-relational (NoSQL) databases
  • AAS or Bachelors, Business or Information Systems or similar area is preferred.  Relevant work experience will be considered in lieu of degree.

 

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Java Web Developer  - Albany, NY

 

 

Java Web Developer

Location:  Albany, NY

Salary:  $85,000 - $115,000 base plus superior benefits

 

Our client, a respected, progressive insurance/benefits company, is seeking an experienced Java Web Developer. This client fosters a relaxed, innovative and collaborative culture and believes in ‘empowered engineers’ who are given the freedom and responsibility to build great software. They have a ‘DevOps’ approach to building highly-scalable solutions and using.

This Java Web developer will join a small team of programmers and quality assurance specialists. He or she will take an active part in all aspects of the SDLC/Software development life cycle to assist in building an enhanced application for individualized benefits insurance.

 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or another technical discipline
  • 5+ years of professional, hands-on programming experience
  • Strong expertise with Web programming, preferably Java
  • Strong understanding of design and build processes for scalable, cloud-based software solutions
  • Thorough knowledge of software development best-practices and concepts (TDD, BDD, etc.)
  • Experience with CI/CD practices and tools (Bamboo/Jenkins/GoCD, Git/Github, BitBucket).
  • Experience with Amazon Web Services (EC2, S3, Lambda, RDS/Dynamo, etc.)
  • Strong leadership, communication and collaboration skills with ability to take ownership of projects and solutions.

 

Desirable but not required:

  • Experience with front-end technologies (React, AngularJS, etc.)
  • Experience building cloud-based microservices
  • Experience with Spring, Docker, New Relic, Splunk, Sumo Logic
  • Experience with Natural Language Processing (NLP) and Voice (Alexa Voice Service, Siri, Cortana, etc.)
  • Knowledge of Agile/SCRUM software development

 

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Mobile Platform Developer  - Albany, NY

 

 

Mobile Platform Developer

Location: Albany, New York

Salary:  $90,000 to $105,000

 

Our client is an industry leader that recently moved to a new, state of the art facility in the Albany area. Selected candidate will be the first member of a local mobile team.

 

Job Description

As a Full Stack/Mobile Platform Developer, this person will be primarily responsible for Web and Mobile design, execution and delivery of exploratory concepts, rapid prototypes, and pilot solutions.

 

Responsibilities include:

  • Strategy and development of mobile or native apps while working on an agile team
  • Working with system architect and team to perform high level/low level design/architecture, progressing codebase through various environments.
  • Contribute to implementing or adopting Enterprise’s Continuous Deployment and Integration
  • Working closely with the enterprise architect to constantly innovate app functionality and design
  • Design, develop, code, test, and debug mobile based-applications on Android and/or Apple iOS platform
  • Generate technical documentation for various aspects of the applications developed
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to determine business requirements, as well as design, develop, and test application code to ensure that business requirements are met
  • Packaging apps for deployment to App Stores; development of back-end components that serve as an integration/translation layer between mobile apps and Enterprise services.
  • Encouraging new transformative thinking and facilitate imagination and ideation sessions

 

Qualifications

  • Ideal candidate will have 5-7 years of development experience with minimum of 2-3 years mobile development
  • Experience with Xamarin tool set a highly desired
  • Client is open to Developers who have a solid. NET background and some mobile experience
  • BS or Masters in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or similar technical field

 

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Duck Creek Programmer -  Albany, NY

 

 

 

Duck Creek Programmer

Location:  Albany, NY

Salary:  $65,000 to $78,000.

 

Client will consider allowing individual to work REMOTELY

 

Our client is a highly regarded insurance company with an excellent reputation for work/life balance, team collaboration, and employee benefits.

 

This company is seeking a Duck Creek Programmer Analyst who will be responsible for the writing and  testing of software code related to corporate commercial policy administration system.

 

Responsibilities include:

  • Translate user requests into logical computer instructions
  • Debug program code
  • Create solutions to existing problems within applications, etc.
  • Represent IT during business meetings
  • Support the development of an object-oriented policy administration system using a proprietary toolset

 

Qualifications:

  • Preferred:  2-to-3 years of experience using Duck Creek Author toolset
  • Willingness to participate in additional insurance and IT training/testing as required
  • Knowledge of SQL and/or XML a plus
  • 3 year of hands-on IT experience
  • Bachelors or AAS degree in Computer Science or related field OR Business degree with software programming courses completed.

 

Energetic and engaging self-starters possessing strong analytical, communication and organizational skills with a desire to learn technology skills.

 

 

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Positions We Typically Fill

IT Directors and Senior Managers

Corporate strategic, financial and technical management

 

Software Developers

Web, Mobile, Desktop

 

Project and Program Managers

Project Development and Oversight

 

Infrastructure specialists

Linux & Windows Support, Network Engineers, Cloud Computing

 

Security Specialists

Network or Systems Security, Vulnerability Management

 

Database Specialists

Database architecture and administration

 

Quality Assurance Specialists

Software testers, analysts, and managers

 

Business Analysts

Business/Technical Liaisons, Process Analysts and Requirements specialists