Category Archives: Software

Full-Stack Java Developer, Boston

Role: Java Full Stack Developer, reporting to the VP of Engineering.

You’ll be expected to jump into our technology stack and start shipping code immediately, making an impact on the direction of the product, team, and company. This role requires working closely with stakeholders, including the CEO and management team, to support our company vision and product roadmap. You will be contributing to the entire technology stack, from back-end services to single-page web applications.

The problems you will help solve include:
• Improving the performance of web pages
• Enhancing the stability and scalability of the system
• Securing sensitive information in a client side application
• Caching of highly dynamic data Continue reading

Event Applications Development Internship, Boston

Interested in internship with an innovative Event Technology company? If yes, here is a good opportunity!

Based in the greater Boston area, ePosterBoards LLC (www.eposterboards.com) is a privately-owned event technology service company that provides digital e-poster presentation solutions (i.e., large-format flat panel HD display screens and related equipment) along with webhosting and eVoting, as a rental service for biomedical, scientific, educational and other meetings and conventions in the United States.

ePosterBoards is seeking a MEAN Stack Event Applications Development intern/part-time employee through the spring semester. We are implementing products and services in a full stack javascript environment, with a focus on Node.js and Angular 1.x. You will assist in maintaining and expanding the current code base, and will have the opportunity to provide professional input towards the direction of our products.

You will be part of a small team, working with real requirements to bring real solutions to market. Build your resume and put your education to work in a dynamic environment. You will have a direct and immediate impact on our business and operations. Continue reading

Jamie Dimon on JPMorgan’s Big Data Strategy

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Large banks like JPMorgan have always had big data, but in a letter to shareholders released Wednesday, JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon likened the difference between yesterday’s and today’s big data to the difference between a rotary phone and a cellphone.

“To best utilize our data assets and spur innovation, we have built our own extraordinary in-house big data capabilities – we think as good as any in Silicon Valley – populated with more than 200 analysts and data scientists, which we call Intelligent Solutions,” Dimon wrote.

Dimon outlined at least five ways the firm has incorporated big data into improving business processes. In the corporate and investment bank, big data is being deployed to improve operational efficiency by analyzing errors. In custody for example, the firm uses big data to identify and find the root cause of breaks in processes or variances in the net asset values of funds. The result has reduced the operational burden and improved client service, Dimon wrote. Continue reading

Top Employers for Software Programming Jobs

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Above list is by Baseline. Reference: baselinemag.com/careers/slideshows/

It is surprising that Google and Yahoo are missing in the above list of top employers because they are two of the leading Internet companies whose business is based on successful high-end programming. If IBM, HP, Disney and UnitedHealth can make into the above list, then there are bigger employers in like Infosys, Cognizant, TCS, Wipro.  If JPMorgan Chase is there, then Amex, HSBC and Barclays should also be there!

IT Service Providers for SMBs

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We are happy to share with you the launch of ITXCHG (IT Exchange) a platform which aims to change the way IT Services are sourced by Buyers and delivered by IT Service Providers. Here’s a quick summary for your reference:

  • ITXCHG (www.itxchg.com) is a platform to help small and midsize businesses save time and money by efficiently finding, selecting and managing IT Service Providers, who are empaneled after a rigorous evaluation to ensure quality with good pricing.
  • The platform also provides a set of tools and services to assure IT Buyers a high quality project delivery.
  • IT Buyers sign-up and engage with an IT Service Provider for no charge.