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Rostie Tech Hot Jobs: January 19th, 2021

Rostie Tech Hot Jobs: January 19th, 2021

 

Rostie Tech Hot Jobs: January 19th, 2021

It’s Tuesday – and we’re blowing up with new positions.  Rostie & Associates have some new scorching hot jobs!

Looking to make a career change? Check out some of our Hot Jobs!

Senior Software Engineer

  • JOB ID: 3131
  • Canada & USA

Looking for talented engineers who build elegant, scalable software platforms. We’re less concerned with GPA, years in industry, or particular technologies and more interested in passion, potential, and perseverance.

You will solve complex business problems, set technical strategy and deliver solutions with lots of autonomy and opportunity for leadership. You will participate in design meetings, mentor more junior engineers, and be a core part of setting up the company for the next 10 years of growth.

  • Build the latest and greatest cutting edge communication technology.
  • Write, test, and deploy code into a fabric of real-time microservices.
  • Manage your time and drive the roadmap for your technical areas.
  • Improve our shared engineering standards and processes.
  • Learn from and teach other great engineers.
  • Monitor and tune robust systems capable of handling 10x ever-growing traffic

Contact: John Anderson – john@rostie.com OR 1-800-647-0780 EXT 11122

Software Engineer

  • JOB ID: 3132
  • Canada & USA

Looking for engineers to work efficiently as part of a professional software engineering team; learning to own and support features past delivery and through their full life-cycle. As an Engineer, you will work with a close-knit product engineering team and technical lead. The teams are cross disciplinary, and include Product Managers, Designers, QA, and other Engineers (Data Engineering, Data Science, Telephony).

You will participate in design meetings and ask clarifying questions to fully understand customer scenarios and requirements.  You will work with consumer/dependency owners for design review and sign-off, be a technical leader within your software feature, mentor and share knowledge with the rest of the engineering team.

  • Develop easy-to-use, scalable, robust, high volume interactive client/server applications
  • Code with Vue.JS and other JavaScript libraries and have an excellent command over HTML, and CSS
  • Work with Python on Google App Engine
    • Cloud Datastore (NoSQL database)
    • Memcache (distributed cache)
    • Analysis with BigQuery
    • Debug with StackDriver
  • Work with real-time communication mechanisms such as WebRTC and WebSockets
  • Interface with designers, product managers, and other engineers (our policy: with fewer organized meetings, engineers have more time to code)
  • Launch new code weekly with our fast release cycles
    • Owning the release of the server and client in a rotation as release engineer
  • Improve performance to handle rapid increase in user base
  • Writing backend and frontend unit tests
  • Monitoring and alerts in Datadog
  • Participating in Python and JavaScript code reviews

Contact: Pam Inglis – pinglis@rostie.com OR 1-800-647-0780 EXT 11129

Distribution Channel Sales Manager

  • JOB ID: 3127
  • London, England

Our client is the creator of ground-breaking medical wearable and digital healthcare devices (AI data analysis & IoT).

After having secured contracts with distributors across Europe, multiple clinical trials and over 300,000 patients using their products, they are now seeking an experienced, seasoned , energetic and enthusiastic sales individual to manage their distribution channel.

Position will ideally be based in the London, UK, area though Germany is an option.

In this position, you would help manage and expand partnerships, proposals, projects and implement the go to market strategy for patient medication delivery systems with Controlled Dosage and a unique Data Collection App System on patients reaction, as well as future products as they are released to market.

The ideal candidate will have a successful background in medical devices or pharmaceuticals through a distribution channel as well as experience bringing new products to market.

Contact: Pam Inglis – pinglis@rostie.com OR 1-800-647-0780 EXT 11129

Rostie Tech Hot Jobs: January 12th, 2021

Rostie Tech Hot Jobs: January 12th, 2021

Rostie Tech Hot Jobs: January 12th, 2021

 

Rostie Tech Hot Jobs: January 12th, 2021

It’s Tuesday – and we’re soaring high with new positions.  Rostie & Associates have some new scorching hot jobs!

Looking to make a career change? Check out some of our Hot Jobs!

Senior Software Engineer

  • JOB ID: 3131
  • Canada & USA

Looking for talented engineers who build elegant, scalable software platforms. We’re less concerned with GPA, years in industry, or particular technologies and more interested in passion, potential, and perseverance.

You will solve complex business problems, set technical strategy and deliver solutions with lots of autonomy and opportunity for leadership. You will participate in design meetings, mentor more junior engineers, and be a core part of setting up the company for the next 10 years of growth.

  • Build the latest and greatest cutting edge communication technology.
  • Write, test, and deploy code into a fabric of real-time microservices.
  • Manage your time and drive the roadmap for your technical areas.
  • Improve our shared engineering standards and processes.
  • Learn from and teach other great engineers.
  • Monitor and tune robust systems capable of handling 10x ever-growing traffic

Contact: John Anderson – john@rostie.com OR 1-800-647-0780 EXT 11122

Software Engineer

  • JOB ID: 3132
  • Canada & USA

Looking for engineers to work efficiently as part of a professional software engineering team; learning to own and support features past delivery and through their full life-cycle. As an Engineer, you will work with a close-knit product engineering team and technical lead. The teams are cross disciplinary, and include Product Managers, Designers, QA, and other Engineers (Data Engineering, Data Science, Telephony).

You will participate in design meetings and ask clarifying questions to fully understand customer scenarios and requirements.  You will work with consumer/dependency owners for design review and sign-off, be a technical leader within your software feature, mentor and share knowledge with the rest of the engineering team.

  • Develop easy-to-use, scalable, robust, high volume interactive client/server applications
  • Code with Vue.JS and other JavaScript libraries and have an excellent command over HTML, and CSS
  • Work with Python on Google App Engine
    • Cloud Datastore (NoSQL database)
    • Memcache (distributed cache)
    • Analysis with BigQuery
    • Debug with StackDriver
  • Work with real-time communication mechanisms such as WebRTC and WebSockets
  • Interface with designers, product managers, and other engineers (our policy: with fewer organized meetings, engineers have more time to code)
  • Launch new code weekly with our fast release cycles
    • Owning the release of the server and client in a rotation as release engineer
  • Improve performance to handle rapid increase in user base
  • Writing backend and frontend unit tests
  • Monitoring and alerts in Datadog
  • Participating in Python and JavaScript code reviews

Contact: Pam Inglis – pinglis@rostie.com OR 1-800-647-0780 EXT 11129

Distribution Channel Sales Manager

  • JOB ID: 3127
  • London, England

Our client is the creator of ground-breaking medical wearable and digital healthcare devices (AI data analysis & IoT).

After having secured contracts with distributors across Europe, multiple clinical trials and over 300,000 patients using their products, they are now seeking an experienced, seasoned , energetic and enthusiastic sales individual to manage their distribution channel.

Position will ideally be based in the London, UK, area though Germany is an option.

In this position, you would help manage and expand partnerships, proposals, projects and implement the go to market strategy for patient medication delivery systems with Controlled Dosage and a unique Data Collection App System on patients reaction, as well as future products as they are released to market.

The ideal candidate will have a successful background in medical devices or pharmaceuticals through a distribution channel as well as experience bringing new products to market.

Contact: Pam Inglis – pinglis@rostie.com OR 1-800-647-0780 EXT 11129

Rostie Tech Hot Jobs: January 5th, 2021

Rostie Tech Hot Jobs: January 5th, 2021

 

Rostie Tech Hot Jobs: January 5th, 2021

It’s Tuesday – and we’re thirsty to fill some fresh positions.  Rostie & Associates have some new scorching hot jobs!

Looking to make a career change? Check out some of our Hot Jobs!

Senior Software Engineer

  • JOB ID: 3131
  • Canada & USA

Looking for talented engineers who build elegant, scalable software platforms. We’re less concerned with GPA, years in industry, or particular technologies and more interested in passion, potential, and perseverance.

You will solve complex business problems, set technical strategy and deliver solutions with lots of autonomy and opportunity for leadership. You will participate in design meetings, mentor more junior engineers, and be a core part of setting up the company for the next 10 years of growth.

  • Build the latest and greatest cutting edge communication technology.
  • Write, test, and deploy code into a fabric of real-time microservices.
  • Manage your time and drive the roadmap for your technical areas.
  • Improve our shared engineering standards and processes.
  • Learn from and teach other great engineers.
  • Monitor and tune robust systems capable of handling 10x ever-growing traffic

Contact: John Anderson – john@rostie.com OR 1-800-647-0780 EXT 11122

Software Engineer

  • JOB ID: 3132
  • Canada & USA

Looking for engineers to work efficiently as part of a professional software engineering team; learning to own and support features past delivery and through their full life-cycle. As an Engineer, you will work with a close-knit product engineering team and technical lead. The teams are cross disciplinary, and include Product Managers, Designers, QA, and other Engineers (Data Engineering, Data Science, Telephony).

You will participate in design meetings and ask clarifying questions to fully understand customer scenarios and requirements.  You will work with consumer/dependency owners for design review and sign-off, be a technical leader within your software feature, mentor and share knowledge with the rest of the engineering team.

  • Develop easy-to-use, scalable, robust, high volume interactive client/server applications
  • Code with Vue.JS and other JavaScript libraries and have an excellent command over HTML, and CSS
  • Work with Python on Google App Engine
    • Cloud Datastore (NoSQL database)
    • Memcache (distributed cache)
    • Analysis with BigQuery
    • Debug with StackDriver
  • Work with real-time communication mechanisms such as WebRTC and WebSockets
  • Interface with designers, product managers, and other engineers (our policy: with fewer organized meetings, engineers have more time to code)
  • Launch new code weekly with our fast release cycles
    • Owning the release of the server and client in a rotation as release engineer
  • Improve performance to handle rapid increase in user base
  • Writing backend and frontend unit tests
  • Monitoring and alerts in Datadog
  • Participating in Python and JavaScript code reviews

Contact: Pam Inglis – pinglis@rostie.com OR 1-800-647-0780 EXT 11129

Distribution Channel Sales Manager

  • JOB ID: 3127
  • London, England

Our client is the creator of ground-breaking medical wearable and digital healthcare devices (AI data analysis & IoT).

After having secured contracts with distributors across Europe, multiple clinical trials and over 300,000 patients using their products, they are now seeking an experienced, seasoned , energetic and enthusiastic sales individual to manage their distribution channel.

Position will ideally be based in the London, UK, area though Germany is an option.

In this position, you would help manage and expand partnerships, proposals, projects and implement the go to market strategy for patient medication delivery systems with Controlled Dosage and a unique Data Collection App System on patients reaction, as well as future products as they are released to market.

The ideal candidate will have a successful background in medical devices or pharmaceuticals through a distribution channel as well as experience bringing new products to market.

Contact: Pam Inglis – pinglis@rostie.com OR 1-800-647-0780 EXT 11129

Rostie Tech Hot Jobs: December 30th, 2020

 

Rostie Tech Hot Jobs: December 30th, 2020

It’s Wednesday – and we’re cooking up some fresh positions.  Rostie & Associates have some new scorching hot jobs!

Looking to make a career change? Check out some of our Hot Jobs!

Senior Software Engineer

  • JOB ID: 3131
  • Canada & USA

Looking for talented engineers who build elegant, scalable software platforms. We’re less concerned with GPA, years in industry, or particular technologies and more interested in passion, potential, and perseverance.

You will solve complex business problems, set technical strategy and deliver solutions with lots of autonomy and opportunity for leadership. You will participate in design meetings, mentor more junior engineers, and be a core part of setting up the company for the next 10 years of growth.

  • Build the latest and greatest cutting edge communication technology.
  • Write, test, and deploy code into a fabric of real-time microservices.
  • Manage your time and drive the roadmap for your technical areas.
  • Improve our shared engineering standards and processes.
  • Learn from and teach other great engineers.
  • Monitor and tune robust systems capable of handling 10x ever-growing traffic

Contact: John Anderson – john@rostie.com OR 1-800-647-0780 EXT 11122

Software Engineer

  • JOB ID: 3132
  • Canada & USA

Looking for engineers to work efficiently as part of a professional software engineering team; learning to own and support features past delivery and through their full life-cycle. As an Engineer, you will work with a close-knit product engineering team and technical lead. The teams are cross disciplinary, and include Product Managers, Designers, QA, and other Engineers (Data Engineering, Data Science, Telephony).

You will participate in design meetings and ask clarifying questions to fully understand customer scenarios and requirements.  You will work with consumer/dependency owners for design review and sign-off, be a technical leader within your software feature, mentor and share knowledge with the rest of the engineering team.

  • Develop easy-to-use, scalable, robust, high volume interactive client/server applications
  • Code with Vue.JS and other JavaScript libraries and have an excellent command over HTML, and CSS
  • Work with Python on Google App Engine
    • Cloud Datastore (NoSQL database)
    • Memcache (distributed cache)
    • Analysis with BigQuery
    • Debug with StackDriver
  • Work with real-time communication mechanisms such as WebRTC and WebSockets
  • Interface with designers, product managers, and other engineers (our policy: with fewer organized meetings, engineers have more time to code)
  • Launch new code weekly with our fast release cycles
    • Owning the release of the server and client in a rotation as release engineer
  • Improve performance to handle rapid increase in user base
  • Writing backend and frontend unit tests
  • Monitoring and alerts in Datadog
  • Participating in Python and JavaScript code reviews

Contact: Pam Inglis – pinglis@rostie.com OR 1-800-647-0780 EXT 11129

Rostie Tech Hot Jobs: December 23rd, 2020

Rostie Tech Hot Jobs: December 23rd, 2020

 

Rostie Tech Hot Jobs: December 23rd, 2020

It’s Wednesday – and we’re serving up some freshly brewed positions.  Rostie & Associates have some new scorching hot jobs!

Looking to make a career change? Check out some of our Hot Jobs!

Senior Software Engineer

  • JOB ID: 3131
  • Canada & USA

Looking for talented engineers who build elegant, scalable software platforms. We’re less concerned with GPA, years in industry, or particular technologies and more interested in passion, potential, and perseverance.

You will solve complex business problems, set technical strategy and deliver solutions with lots of autonomy and opportunity for leadership. You will participate in design meetings, mentor more junior engineers, and be a core part of setting up the company for the next 10 years of growth.

  • Build the latest and greatest cutting edge communication technology.
  • Write, test, and deploy code into a fabric of real-time microservices.
  • Manage your time and drive the roadmap for your technical areas.
  • Improve our shared engineering standards and processes.
  • Learn from and teach other great engineers.
  • Monitor and tune robust systems capable of handling 10x ever-growing traffic

Contact: John Anderson – john@rostie.com OR 1-800-647-0780 EXT 11122

Software Engineer

  • JOB ID: 3132
  • Canada & USA

Looking for engineers to work efficiently as part of a professional software engineering team; learning to own and support features past delivery and through their full life-cycle. As an Engineer, you will work with a close-knit product engineering team and technical lead. The teams are cross disciplinary, and include Product Managers, Designers, QA, and other Engineers (Data Engineering, Data Science, Telephony).

You will participate in design meetings and ask clarifying questions to fully understand customer scenarios and requirements.  You will work with consumer/dependency owners for design review and sign-off, be a technical leader within your software feature, mentor and share knowledge with the rest of the engineering team.

  • Develop easy-to-use, scalable, robust, high volume interactive client/server applications
  • Code with Vue.JS and other JavaScript libraries and have an excellent command over HTML, and CSS
  • Work with Python on Google App Engine
    • Cloud Datastore (NoSQL database)
    • Memcache (distributed cache)
    • Analysis with BigQuery
    • Debug with StackDriver
  • Work with real-time communication mechanisms such as WebRTC and WebSockets
  • Interface with designers, product managers, and other engineers (our policy: with fewer organized meetings, engineers have more time to code)
  • Launch new code weekly with our fast release cycles
    • Owning the release of the server and client in a rotation as release engineer
  • Improve performance to handle rapid increase in user base
  • Writing backend and frontend unit tests
  • Monitoring and alerts in Datadog
  • Participating in Python and JavaScript code reviews

Contact: Pam Inglis – pinglis@rostie.com OR 1-800-647-0780 EXT 11129

Rostie Tech Hot Jobs: December 15th, 2020

Rostie Tech Hot Jobs: December 15th, 2020

 

Rostie Tech Hot Jobs: December 15th, 2020

It’s Tuesday – and we’re serving up something spicy.  Rostie & Associates have some new scorching hot jobs!

Looking to make a professional change? Check out some of our Hot Jobs!

Distribution Channel Sales Manager

  • JOB ID: 3127
  • London, England

Our client is the creator of ground-breaking medical wearable and digital healthcare devices (AI data analysis & IoT).

After having secured contracts with distributors across Europe, multiple clinical trials and over 300,000 patients using their products, they are now seeking an experienced, seasoned , energetic and enthusiastic sales individual to manage their distribution channel.

Position will ideally be based in the London, UK, area though Germany is an option.

In this position, you would help manage and expand partnerships, proposals, projects and implement the go to market strategy for patient medication delivery systems with Controlled Dosage and a unique Data Collection App System on patients reaction, as well as future products as they are released to market.

The ideal candidate will have a successful background in medical devices or pharmaceuticals through a distribution channel as well as experience bringing new products to market.

Contact: Pam Inglis – pinglis@rostie.com OR 1-800-647-0780

Senior Software Engineer

  • JOB ID: 3129
  • Greater Toronto Area

Our client has created a revolution in real-time communications and is currently seeking talented engineers who build elegant, scalable software platforms. At this time, they are seeking a SENIOR SOFTWARE ENGINEER to join their growing team.

You will solve complex business problems, set technical strategy and deliver solutions with autonomy and opportunity for leadership. You will participate in design meetings, mentor more junior engineers, and be a core part of setting up the company for the next 10 years of growth. Candidates can be based anywhere in/near the Greater Toronto Area (Toronto and suburbs including Markham, Richmond Hill, Ajax, Pickering, Mississauga, Brampton, Oakville, etc) or the Kitchener/Waterloo region.

Responsibilities:

• Build the latest and greatest cutting edge communication technology.

• Write, test, and deploy code into a fabric of real-time micro-services.

• Manage your time and drive the roadmap for your technical areas.

• Improve our shared engineering standards and processes.

• Learn from and teach other great engineers.

• Monitor and tune robust systems capable of handling 10x our ever-growing traffic!

Technology Stack

Python, C/C++, REST, NoSQL, WebRTC, SIP

Contact: John Anderson – john@rostie.com OR 1-800-647-0780

Regional Sales Manager – TOLA

  • JOB ID: 3128
  • Texas

Our client, a leading provider of Threat Intelligence is seeking a Regional Sales Manager based in Texas (Dallas, Houston, Austin) for the TOLA region.

The RSM will be supported by a Top Lead Gen Team. Our client is offering excellent compensation, including an employee-centric benefit plan and Equity Potential.

The successful candidate must have: 3+ years in Direct Cyber Sales; Threat Intelligence and/or SOAR(Security Orchestration, Automation and Response); A solid track record of sales achievement and meeting quota.

Contact: Pam Inglis – pinglis@rostie.com OR 1-800-647-0780

Rostie Tech Hot Jobs: December 8th, 2020

Rostie Tech Hot Jobs: December 8th, 2020

 

Rostie Tech Hot Jobs: December 8th, 2020

It’s Tuesday – and we’re feeling hot, hot, hot.  Rostie & Associates have some new scorching hot jobs!

Looking to make a professional change? Check out some of our Hot Jobs!

Distribution Channel Sales Manager

  • London, England
  • JOB ID: 3127

Our client is the creator of ground-breaking medical wearable and digital healthcare devices (AI data analysis & IoT).

After having secured contracts with distributors across Europe, multiple clinical trials and over 300,000 patients using their products, they are now seeking an experienced, seasoned , energetic and enthusiastic sales individual to manage their distribution channel.

Position will ideally be based in the London, UK, area though Germany is an option.

In this position, you would help manage and expand partnerships, proposals, projects and implement the go to market strategy for patient medication delivery systems with Controlled Dosage and a unique Data Collection App System on patients reaction, as well as future products as they are released to market.

The ideal candidate will have a successful background in medical devices or pharmaceuticals through a distribution channel as well as experience bringing new products to market.

Contact: Pam Inglis – pinglis@rostie.com OR 1-800-647-0780

Senior Cyber Security Sales Engineer

  • Toronto, ON
  • JOB ID: 3126

Our client is a global leader in integrated application delivery and application security solutions.

At this time they are seeking a Senior Cyber Security Sales Engineer in the Toronto area.

This position requires:

  • In-depth knowledge of OSI layers 2 – 7
  • Demonstrated proficiency at system integration
  • Ability to interpret packet captures and diagnose underlying problems
  • Experience with load balancers, firewalls, web servers and caching
  • Understanding of bandwidth management and quality of service concepts
  • Ability to troubleshoot complex network environments
  • Knowledge of VPN, SSL and encryption related conceptsPreferred Additional Skills
  • Hands-on experience with network perimeter security such as DDoS mitigation tools, and Web Application Firewalls
  • Hands-on experience with security tools such as Backtrack, Kali, Z.A.P, HPING, Tcpreplay, etc.
  • Hands-on experience with Application Delivery Controllers (ADCs, load balancers) with knowledge of Server Load Balancing, Global Server Load Balancing, L7 routing/switching, and manipulation.
  • Basic Knowledge of widely deployed enterprise applications such as SharePoint, Outlook, Oracle Web Apps, etc.,
  • Knowledge of cloud security services, cloud hosting, etc.
  • Any scripting/programming skills or familiarity.
  • Bachelor’s in a related field such as Engineering, Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science

Contact: John Anderson – john@rostie.com OR 1-800-647-0780

Virtualization & Cloud Website Solutions Engineer

  • Toronto, ON
  • JOB ID: 3125

Our client is a technology solution provider that serves business and government clients across Canada.

Their solution teams are growing rapidly, and they have no shortage of opportunity for consultation and implementation engagements. This is a tremendous opportunity to work in partnership with their clients, architecting and implementing digital transformation and IT modernization solutions using market leading automation, orchestration compute, storage, and virtualized solutions from our primary partners such as VMware, HP, Hitachi, Cisco, Dell EMC, Pure, AWS, Microsoft.

All applicants must hold existing Secret Level II Security Clearance with the Canadian Federal Government.

Contact: Pam Inglis – pinglis@rostie.com OR 1-800-647-0780

Sales: The Critical Piece

Sales - The Critical Piece To Your Successful Future

 

Sales: The Critical Piece To Your Organization’s Successful Future

What drives your business?

Technology, finance, marketing?

These are all good things, but what it actually comes down to is sales.

I’m not saying that your other departments aren’t important, they are. They all contribute to the business, but sales is critical to the immediate and future lifeline of an organization.

Sales revenue is what allows you to succeed as an organization. You can have the best technology, the best services, and the coolest marketing campaigns, but if no one buys your product, you don’t have a business.

Sales in the door is what allows you to invest in advancing your services, providing marketing dollars, and keeping the wolves away.

Aside from new revenue, a customer’s first call (if they have an issue) is often to their sales rep, and I can’t think of a more important time than now to keep your current customers happy. A happy customer is a repeat customer and it’s often down to your sales rep to prevent them from going to the competition.

On that note, whether you like it or not, a lot of customers buy your products because they like the sales rep. If the rep is gone, the client will often follow.

When times are tough (hello Covid!) companies start cutting back and putting hires on hold.

It makes sense in these uncertain times to save as much revenue as possible for a rainy day (and it’s been pouring for months now). But, the one department that can help get you through this is sales; and the job postings I’ve been seeing certainly reflect this belief.

While a good number of companies have cut at least a portion of their sales staff, there are companies looking to expand their teams, which is great news for those sales reps that have been laid off.

As opposed to thinking of cutting back your sales team or putting all sales hires on hold, perhaps now is the time to be bold and look to the future.

While this may not be the year to expect record figures, if you’re fortunate enough to have the type of products or services that companies simply cannot do without, maybe now is the time to go for it and position yourself ahead of the competition when things go back to “normal”.

Here’s a great article from Harvard Business Review that explains how to re-focus your sales teams efforts now and when things go back to “normal”.

To be fair, there are some industries that simply may not survive no matter how many sales people they retain or hire. Fortunately, that’s not the case for all industries.

So, if you’re a company who are feeling the pressure to cut costs and hold off on hiring, really take the time to consider the impact a smaller sales team will have on your bottom line both now and in the future.

Sales are the critical piece to your successful future.

But how do you know you’re hiring the right person?  After all, every dollar spent is now more critical than ever. The answer is simple – contact a professional to help bring in the perfect candidate.

Rostie & Associates are those professionals.

At Rostie & Associates we invest time in understanding your organizations’ functions, your strategies for business success, your cultural environment, how to sell your organization to the candidate market, and associated success stories that differentiate your value proposition from competitors in the marketplace.

We provide a professional recruitment solution to a wide range of organizations in the United States, Canada and Internationally. Our clients range from the largest and most established firms to entrepreneurs on the cutting edge of technology.

Simply put, we’re dedicated to creating a perfect match between organizations and candidates.

Check out some of our hottest jobs!

If you’re an organization who is planning for a successful future by adding to your sales team, contact Rostie & Associates today.

We look forward to providing you the best sales representatives on the market!

 

Cyber Security & Digital Transformation

Cyber Security & Digital Transformation

Rostie & Associates has always prided ourselves on recruiting for new and cutting edge technologies whether it’s Cloud, IoT or Digital Transformation, and we definitely have a penchant for recruiting in Cyber Security!

That’s why we are so pleased to see that in spite of these, shall we say, challenging times, Cyber Security and Digital Transformation are areas where companies are continuing to expand.

While remote work is a “must” during the pandemic, and will likely be more and more the norm, there is no doubt it increases risk for employers and cause cyber challenges for IT and cyber security teams.

Remote employees have become prime targets for hackers and, unfortunately, that is not likely to change any time soon.

Here is an article from New England College that expounds on the increased demand for cyber security experts.

TechGig also agrees that the need for cyber security resources will continue to grow.

And in terms of Digital Transformation, this article from Forbes clearly states that the only way forward for manufacturing firms is Digital Transformation.

eWeek even goes so far as to say that Digital Transformation is the only way for corporations to survive COVID-19.

We have been hearing about Digital Transformation for some time and even more so since COVID-19.  So just in case you’re wondering, what exactly Digital Transformation is, here is the definition as offered by Salesforce:

“… The process of using digital technologies to create new — or modify existing — business processes, culture, and customer experiences to meet changing business and market requirements. This re-imagining of business in the digital age is digital transformation.”

What does a digital transformation framework look like?

Although digital transformation will vary widely based on organization’s specific challenges and demands, there are a few constants and common themes among existing case studies and published frameworks that all business and technology leaders should consider as they embark on digital transformation.

For instance, these digital transformation elements are often cited:

  • Customer experience
  • Operational agility
  • Culture and leadership
  • Workforce enablement
  • Digital technology integration

While each guide has its own recommendations and varying steps or considerations, CIOs should look for those important shared themes when developing their own digital transformation strategy.

A definition from The Agile Elephant emphasizes all the ways businesses may need to adjust their existing practices: “[Digital transformation] involves a change in leadership, different thinking, the encouragement of innovation and new business models, incorporating digitization of assets and an increased use of technology to improve the experience of your organization’s employees, customers, suppliers, partners and stakeholders.”

And the Wikipedia definition, while vague, touches on how the effect of digital transformation extends beyond businesses to society as a whole. “Digital transformation is the changes associated with the application of digital technology in all aspects of human society,” it states.

If you’re in the fields of Cyber Security or Digital Transformation and looking for your next position, please contact us at Rostie & Associates to see if we can help you on your post COVID-19 journey!

Your Career Path: Making the Most of a Bad Situation

Let’s face it times are tough with almost every sector having taken a massive hit, literally overnight.

No one would think you’re crazy for saying that there are no opportunities out there right now but, surprisingly, there are.

Many industries are hiring to either meet current demands or to prepare for changes going forward.

Realistically, for some people it may mean changing industries or learning new skills to adapt.

However, you may be fortunate enough to already be working in one of the industries currently hiring or planning to expand post Covid-19.

This article from The Muse lists 94 companies across a variety of industries that are currently looking to hire.

And here is some encouraging news from Business Wire and Forbes.

This article from Accenture provides some great insight regarding the effects of Covid-19 on the technology industry.

Of course we all realize these are not the “best of times”, but while conducting my own research into what types of industries are hiring and what types of positions are available,  I came across dozens of articles –  both USA and Canadian centric – far too many to list here.

But, it does show that if you are considering searching for a new position or perhaps changing careers, this may be the time to make that happen.

Just as of writing this article, Rostie & Associates has positions available for a Sales Director, Senior Software Engineer, Data Scientist, Account Executive, Senior System Administrator, Cyber Security Engineer, Cyber Security Manager and a Senior Systems and Network Engineer.

You can find more details on these and other positions, at www.rostie.com

Speaking with other recruiters confirms that, yes; companies are hiring and utilizing technologies such as Zoom, Skype, Webex, etc. to conduct interviews.

Many of the roles will be “work from home” until it is safe for them to re-open their offices.

These recruiters have also advised that they’re seeing an uptick in hiring for various types of roles in healthcare, eCommerce, Fintech and Cyber Security, just to name a few.

Of course, there are a great number of positions available in areas such as distribution.

If you are of an entrepreneurial nature, perhaps now is the time for you to go out on your own.  This article from Forbes suggests this could be the time to make it happen.

And, if you just need some encouragement, here are some success stories from Mental Floss and Business Insider that show that adversity can be turned into advantage!