We are always looking for fast-learning individuals wanting to be at the forefront of the software and IT revolution, and with a great passion for solving problems and helping others become better at software development and IT. Particularly, right now we are looking to rapidly expand both our Atlassian practice and our Agile & DevOps practice. Our hiring process is quite rigorous, but contact us if you are up to the challenge!
Senior Consultant – Chicago Based

If you love architecting and developing code, you are passionate about the software development process, have a desire to companies of all sizes improve those processes and have the experiences to prove it, Herzum wants to talk to you.  Herzum is seeking a Senior Consultant capable of participating in nearly all aspects of the practice including business development, senior-level client interaction, requirements gathering, engagement execution.  A Senior consultant should be capable of assuming nearly any role within the practice. 

 

Herzum, an international IT consulting company and the Agile and DevOps leader, has an immediate opening for an experienced Senior Consultant who has a passion for using tools to automate the software development lifecycle. Candidates must have solid Java and Linux skills and a strong understanding of best practices around the software development lifecycle.  We offer challenging opportunities for technology professionals who thrive in collaborative projects. We also offer a great work environment and excellent company benefits. The best candidates will have experience using, deploying, and customizing the Atlassian product suite.

 

This is an opportunity to directly impact the success of the practice area.  The right candidate will be able to conduct demos for client prospects, develop relationships with key customer contacts, lead discoveries to help clients understand how Herzum can help them, and be able to give technical presentations at marketing events. 

The Senior Consulant will be a leader who can Architect solutions for client deliverables, participate in implementation of client solutions as required, act as a project/program manager as required, and collaborate with the customer on a technical level.  The Senior Consultant will be the face of Herzum for technical matters.


QUALIFICATIONS
  • Extremely well-developed communication skills (verbal, writing, presentation)
  • Well-developed abilities in terms of general customer management.
  • Excellent program and project management skills.
  • Proven ability to motivate and mentor solution teams.
  • Strong understanding of Agile methodologies across the entire software supply chain.
  • Strong understanding of Software Development Lifecycles and how they impact the overall product development process.
  • At least 5 years of experience implementing custom solutions using a variety of technologies.
  • Strong understanding of the Linux and Windows operating systems and related technologies.
  • Familiarity with the Atlassian suite of tools as well as a basic understanding of competitive products.
  • Experience with the Atlassian tools (JIRA, Confluence, Bamboo) or related tools a plus but not required
  • Familiarity with DevOps related technologies, including Microsoft TFS, HP Quality Center, Jenkins, Cruise Control, Maven, Ant
  • Proven ability to work with clients and prospects at all levels.
  • Ability to devise solutions to new problems and to quickly learn new technologies.
  • Track record of turning high-level designs for client solutions into completed production-quality solutions.
  • A desire to advance your career to a higher level.

Herzum values integrity, honesty, persons who are well rounded, and a drive to help others succeed.  Travel requirements are minimal to rare.

Please contact us your resume and cover letter.  Please no phone calls or solicitations from recruiters.



Atlassian Principal Consultant – East-Coast Based
Herzum is a rapidly-growing international consulting company, leader in Agile and DevOps and one of the largest Atlassian partners worldwide. Our product is our people and we are fully invested in your development, your skills and your success. We build our professionals into Agile leaders and IT experts, and offer challenging opportunities for technology professionals who thrive in a collaborative and team-oriented environment. We offer a great work environment and excellent company benefits. 
Herzum is seeking a mid to senior level professional to join our east-coast Atlassian practice, potentially in a leadership role. Prior experience with the Atlassian toolset, and/or familiarity with Atlassian QA platforms (such as Zephyr, QASymphony) a plus. The position will require extensive interaction with customers and support of the sales process. The ideal candidate will have experience with managing Agile teams. 
If you like to work on complex enterprise wide solutions, and solve the most challenging of business problems for both start-up and Fortune 100 companies, we would like to hear from you. Herzum values team collaboration, integrity, honesty, and a drive to learn and help others succeed. 

Please contact us with your resume (CV) and salary requirements at: careers0217@herzum.com (United States only). Please no phone calls or solicitations from recruiters.

QUALIFICATIONS
  • Ability to work closely with others to understand their needs and deliver solutions that meet those needs.
  • Ability to devise solutions to new problems, quickly learn new technologies and adapt those technologies to the needs of a solution.
  • One or more ALM tools (JIRA/Confluence, TFS, IBM Rational, HP Quality Center, Rally).
  • Experience designing, implementing and maintaining software build/deployment environments in a fast-paced, customer-oriented environment. One or more continuous integration/deployment tools (such as Bamboo or Jenkins).
  • 3-10 years experience with development languages (Java, C#, Python, JavaScript, JQuery, etc).
  • Scripting languages (Bash, MS Power Shell, Apache Ant).
  • QA Testing platforms (especially Zephyr or QASymphony).
  • Familiarity with database technologies (PostgreSQL, MySql, Oracle, MSSql).
  • Familiarity with Version Control Systems (GIT, Mercurial, SVN).
  • Configuration management Tools (Puppets, Chef, Ansible, Docker) experience a plus.
  • Cloud Services (AWS, Azure, etc.) experience a plus.
  • Strong communication skills (verbal, writing, presentation).
  • Ability to travel (position is located in Boston area).

BENEFICIAL SKILLS
  • A thorough understanding of the Atlassian product suite and the best practices around their deployment, maintenance and upgrade.
  • Experience with Agile methodologies (XP, Scrum, etc).

POSITION DETAILS
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Salary: Based on experience
  • Availability: Immediate




Atlassian Technical Consultant – Chicago Based

Get out of the silo and into consulting. Herzum is a consulting company – our product is our people and we are fully invested in your development, your skills and your success. We build our professionals into Agile leaders and IT experts. We offer challenging opportunities for technology professionals who thrive in a collaborative and team-oriented environment.

Do you have a strong understanding of Unix and Windows system administration, general tools configuration and business process enhancement? Do you want to leave the help desk and actually start helping companies build better Agile teams and automated DevOps solutions?

Work with the hottest and latest IT tools. Our Atlassian practice, including JIRA and Confluence, is rapidly expanding. We are seeking customer facing consultants to lead our customers instead of simply following directions. If you are interested, please contact us at careers1016@herzum.com.

Herzum, an established, international professional services consulting company with a proven track record of success. Specializing in IT strategy, enterprise architecture, software development and project consulting, Herzum offers a great work environment and excellent company benefits.

Due to rapid growth our Atlassian practice is expanding. The best candidates will have some lightweight development skills (Java, Python shell scripting, etc) as well as an understanding of general software development best practices. A strong preference will be given to individuals who have direct experience using, deploying, maintaining and customizing the Atlassian product suite. Herzum is not only a preferred Atlassian partner, but we’re also and end-user of the Atlassian products/solutions.

If you like to work on complex enterprise wide solutions, and solve the most challenging of business problems for both start-up and Fortune 100 companies, we would like to hear from you. Herzum values integrity, honesty, persons who are well rounded, and a drive to help others succeed.

Please contact us with your resume (CV) and salary requirements at: careers0910@herzum.com (United States only). Please no phone calls or solicitations from recruiters.


QUALIFICATIONS
  • 2-5 years of experience as a general system administrator on Windows and Linux systems.
  • Excellent understanding of networking best practices as well as network troubleshooting.
  • Demonstrable understanding of configuration, monitoring, backup and security practices for a corporate infrastructure.
  • Ability to use one or more high-level programming (Java, Javascript, HTML, XML, Python)
  • Knowledge of scripting languages (Bash, MS Power Shell, Apache Ant)
  • Knowledge of Web Application servers (Apache, Nginx, IIS, etc.)
  • Knowledge working with Network protocols such as TCP/IP, DNS, DHCP, HTTP, SSH, LDAP, VPN
  • Familiarity with various database technologies (PostgreSQL, MySql, Oracle, MSSql)
  • Ability with setting up, configuring and monitoring network LAN/WLAN appliances (firewalls, routers, switches, etc.)
  • Familiarity with Version Control System (GIT, Mercurial, SVN)
  • Knowledge of virtualization environments (VMware, Hyper-V, or other) experience a plus
  • Familiarity configuration management Tools (Puppets, Chef, Ansible, Docker) experience a plus
  • Familiarity of Cloud Services (AWS, Azure, etc.) experience a plus
  • Familiarity with monitoring and logging tools (Elastic Stack, Nagios, Apache JMeter)
  • Knowledge of best practices around OS and software deployment/upgrades.
  • Track record of being able to quickly assimilate new technologies and tools to solve client problems.
  • Proven ability to work with clients to understand their needs and deliver solutions that meet those needs.
  • Ability to work effectively as a member of a solution delivery team as well as on the occasional solo project.
  • Strong communication skills (verbal, writing, presentation)
  • Ability to travel (position is located in Chicago)

BENEFICIAL SKILLS
  • A thorough understanding of the Atlassian product suite and the best practices around their deployment, maintenance and upgrade
  • Familiarity with the APIs and customization points for the Atlassian product suite is also a MAJOR plus.
  • Previous experience with build management systems (Maven), source management systems (GIT) and continuous integration tools
  • Experience with Agile methodologies (XP, Scrum, etc)


POSITION DETAILS
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Location: Herzum North America's offices are located in Chicago
  • Salary: Based on experience
  • Availability: Immediate




Java Developer/ALM Expert

Herzum North America is seeking a individuals who have a passion for using tools to automate the software development lifecycle. Candidates must have a solid Linux and/or Microsoft background, a strong understanding of software development best practices, experience developing Java applications and a desire to learn new concepts quickly. We offer challenging opportunities for technology professionals who thrive in collaborative projects. We also offer a great work environment and excellent company benefits. The best candidates will have experience using, deploying, and configuring the Atlassian product suite.


QUALIFICATIONS
  • Thorough understanding of one or more ALM tools (JIRA/Confluence, TFS, IBM Rational, HP Quality Center, Rally).
  • 2-5 years of experience with one or more of the common development languages (Java, C#, JavaScript, JQuery, etc).
  • Experience designing, implementing and maintaining software solutions in a fast-paced, customer-oriented environment.
  • Proven ability to work with clients to understand their needs and deliver solutions that meet those needs.
  • Ability to devise solutions to new problems, quickly learn new technologies and adapt those technologies to a client’s needs.
  • Strong understanding of either the Linux or Windows operating system and their related technologies.
  • Ability to work effectively as a member of a solution delivery team as well as on solo projects.
  • Strong communication skills (verbal, writing, presentation)

BENEFICIAL SKILLS
  • Familiarity with various database technologies (MySql, PostgreSQL, Oracle, MSSql)
  • A thorough understanding of the Atlassian product suite and the best practices around their deployment, maintenance, integration, and configuration.
  • Previous experience with continuous integration tools and source management systems (GIT preferred).
  • Experience with Agile methodologies (COSM, XP, Scrum, etc)
POSITION DETAILS
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Location: Herzum North America's offices are located in Chicago, IL but remote (US) applicants will be considered
  • Salary: Based on experience
  • Availability: Immediate