Benchmark IT - Technology Talent
I am a highly motivated, positive and driven individual. I previously worked in healthcare, and my compassion for people has carried over into my role as a recruiter. I thrive off meeting new people, having new experiences, and learning new things!
Why I love recruiting...
I get to meet people from all over, while working in a unique, fast-paced and rewarding industry.
Our direct client, a global financial services firm, based in Stamford is seeking a Network Engineer who has the experience and knowledge necessary to help maintain and evaluate network systems and communications. The position is also responsible for troubleshooting network issues as well as assisting with network architecture design. Candidate must have extensive knowledge of Internet, computer routers, switches and firewall. Intermediate level experience (3-5 years) with Cisco networks (Routing, Switching) and firewalls (Cisco ASA and Palo Alto) are desired.
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
2-4 years networking and Datacenter experience
CompTIA networking certifications preferred
Having or working toward CCNA or CCNP certification
Job ID: 4406
PostgreSQL Database DeveloperDirect Hire
Our direct client located in Stamford is seeking an innovative, passionate PostgreSQL Database Developer to join our company's rapidly growing development team. In this role the successful candidate will be the key database resource on a brand-new platform that's being built to fuel the company's growth, serving up state-of-the-art gaming content and player experiences. Our client is looking for candidates that like to work in a highly collaborative fast-paced environment.
1. At least 3 years of hands-on experience in PostgreSQL Database Administration/ Engineering; SQL Server or Oracle experience is a plus, but PostgreSQL is a must.
3. Python programming skills for making DBA application, system automation and data analytics.
4. Knowledge of HTML 5 or React front-end web development experience is a big plus
2. A bachelor degree in computer science or other related fields of study is desired.
Job ID: 4388
Telecom/Unified Communication Analyst Contract-to-Hire
Our direct client, a global financial services firm, based in Stamford is seeking a Telecom/Unified Communication Analyst to assist with day-to-day activities associated with the Unified Communications team. The role includes support of Polycom, Avaya, Skype for Business and Microsoft Teams. Ability to work independently on projects with some local and potentially long-distance travel. In this role, you should be capable of patching systems, vetting configurations, running with day-to-day tasks, as well as running with various projects.
Windows Active Directory experience.
Administration and Troubleshooting of Polycom and Avaya.
Experience with Polycom Infrastructure (RMX, DMA, RPAD, RPRM).
Experience with Avaya Infrastructure (CM, System and Session Manager, Exchange Unified Messaging).
Experience with SIP and H.323 protocols and endpoints.
Systems patching and management, OS and application-specific (SFB, Avaya, Polycom GS500).
Job ID: 4360
Cloud Solution Architect - AzureDirect Hire
Armonk, New York
Are you eager to disrupt the insurance industry and make an impact? Do you wish to have your talent recognized and rewarded? Then join this newly created internal start-up of a well-known prestigious company today!
Our direct client with offices in Westchester County, NY and NYC are seeking a Cloud Solution Architect with Azure experience for immediate hire!
our responsibilities will include:
Working closely with the Product Manager to understand the problems, evaluate technical feasibility and develop prototypes.
Together with the squad, you'll use design thinking techniques to empathize with our customers on their journey and find innovative solutions to solve their problems.
You lead the implementation of cloud-native solutions, building apps that amaze customers by its simplicity.
You focus on developing API-centric apps, know the digital ecosystem and integrate your solution with ease with external services.
Job ID: 4437
Sr. Business AnalystDirect Hire
Our direct client, dynamic growing financial services in Stamford is looking for a strong business analyst with financial industry experience. This position is for BA in an application development group. You are responsible for leading the requirements, design, development, implementation, and support of software applications to support business initiatives.
Proven experience in gathering user and functional requirements analysis and the technical skills to translate into functional design
Ability to author lifecycle documentation (e.g. User Requirements Specification, Functional Specifications)
Experience with software development methodologies
Excellent presentation, meeting facilitation, and communications skills
Highly desired: background in data analysis with an understanding of information flow methods (CRUD) and master data management principles including data standards and master data governance
Job ID: 4379
Cloud Solution Engineer - AzureDirect Hire
Armonk, New York
Our direct client (a premier Global company) with offices in Westchester County, NY and NYC has an immediate opening for a Cloud Solution Engineer – (Azure) for their new platform product /start-up in the direct insurance industry. Ability to work in both locations.
About the role
As a cloud solution architect in the US incubator squad, you'll combine design thinking techniques, software development, networking skills, business domain know-how and apply agile architecture principles to build high-quality applications.
It is our client's ambition to become the leading data-driven risk knowledge company to help clients mitigate their risks. To that end, they provide a wide range of traditional and non-traditional commercial insurance products and risk transfer solutions through a dedicated, global team of commercial insurance experts.
Please submit your resume for immediate consideration!!
Job ID: 4440
Michael T. | Systems Analyst and Development Specialist5.0
1 month ago
Samantha provides excellent communication/keeping you informed throughout the job search process. She has a genuine concern for her clients and is always willing to listen and answer your questions. Samantha is proactive keeping in contact with her clients and addressing any issues that may arise. Samantha is like having a coach in your corner each day.
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Susan Z. | Senior Project Manager/Business Analyst5.0
6 months ago
Samantha’s enthusiasm for her profession is infectious. Her ability to read potential clients, understand their needs and offer honest career advice/opportunities was incredible. She was well informed and made me immediately feel welcomed/ comfortable and trusting of her observations.
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Edward P. | Business Analyst5.0
8 months ago
My visit to Benchmark was positive and professional, beginning with Sam. I met with her colleagues and feel they understand my skill set and goals. Thanks, Sam!
Samantha is a model recruiter. She is professional, friendly, proactive, always on time, gives full, detailed guidance and updates.
During my long career, I had contacts with many hundreds or specialists. Samantha is one at the very top of the list of the Technical Recruiters.