Allison Junquera

Recruiter at Benchmark IT - Technology Talent
4.73 (15 reviews)

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About Me

Director of Recruitment

I have been in the IT Recruiting Industry for 20 years. I have worked at a large well known publicly traded recruitment firm, owned my own recruitment business, and for the last 12 years have been a Sr. Account Executive, Director of Recruiting and most recently the Director of Direct Hire Placement for Benchmark IT. I pride my self on "ethics first," love learning about new technology and genuinely am interested in making the right match between candidate's and client's/companies.

Please connect with me so I can offer you career advice or help you land your next dream job!

Why I love recruiting...

I love to recruit because I enjoy helping candidates find their dream job while simultaneously helping clients' build out their organizations with premier talent!

When I'm not working, I love to...

spending time with my family, travelling and eating really good food/wine!

Company Website:

Phone: 203-304-5500


Can I Help You?

Specialties I recruit for: Insurance Financial Software Consumer Goods

Roles I recruit for: From desk top analyst up to CIO/CTO, and anything in between

Areas I recruit In: Fairfield County, Westchester County, Manhattan, and New Jersey

Hot Jobs

  • Lead Embedded System Engineer   Direct Hire
    Danbury, Connecticut
    Our direct client, a FAST GROWING technology company specializing in Cyber Security Products has an immediate need for a Lead Embedded Systems Engineer. In this postion, you will have a significant role in supporting current and future cybersecurity products. Successful candidates must be experienced with embedded system development, C code development, and able to take the lead making system releases. Qualifications: Must be a U.S. Citizen Current or previous security clearances a plus 2-5 years’ work experience with embedded systems College degree in a relevant field of study. i.e. engineering, computer science, etc. (advanced degree a plus) Limited travel may be required Job ID: 4318
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  • .NET Engineer   Direct Hire
    Greater New York City Area
    Our direct client is seeking a Senior MSFT Software Engineer for immediate hire. In this role, you will participate in the development, configuration, and maintenance of the organization’s business systems and web portals. The ideal candidate must be highly motivated, organized and detail oriented. You must be able to work at an intermediate to senior level and have hands on experience in software development in a Microsoft environment. B.S. in Computer Science or related discipline; Masters is preferred 3+ years of experience in software design and development Strong object-oriented design fundamentals, Design patterns Extensive experience developing and maintaining .Net data-driven web applications using SQL server, Microsoft C#, ASP.Net Web Forms, ASP.Net MVC 5 or higher, RESTful API, Visual Studio 2015 or higher, Reporting Services Job ID: 4282
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  • Software Engineer's - C/C++/Python and Bash   Direct Hire
    Ridgefield, Connecticut
    Join a leader in the cyber-security field, working to develop cutting edge software solutions. We seek software engineers with 3-5+ year's of experience with C, C++, Python and Bash to join a growing team of successful engineers. – Architect, Design, Develop, test and deliver high quality software, including preparing proposals to outline development as directed by the management team. – Develop and maintain knowledge of software application layout and options and recommend improvements – Support the Product Development Life Cycle. Create high and low-level design documents and PDP documentation that defines the functionality that will be implemented. Track open issues and assist in future release planning. QUALIFICATIONS – Must be authorized to work in the U.S. – Any previous security clearances, a plus Job ID: 4085
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  • Software Engineer- C#/C++   Direct Hire
    Danbury, Connecticut
    Our direct client seeks an experienced software engineer with experience working C# and C++ to develop cybersecurity solutions. This is a new position in a fast-growing company, a leader in it's field internationally. The company offers strong career growth and technical training, a team-oriented work environment, and healthy company culture. Great place to work! Job Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies: • Knowledge of relevant software/systems as follows: – – Development skills and overall knowledge of Windows – C#/C++ programming skills – Network skills – Familiarity of version control software (CVS, GIT) • Significant hands-on experience with the software development and testing. • Overall coordination, development and execution of product development. Job ID: 4021
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  • Linux Systems Engineer   Direct Hire
    Greater Ridgefield Area
    Our client is a fast-growing technology company building highly secure infrastructure/network data security products and systems. This position will have a significant role in supporting current and future products within our security product landscape. Successful candidates will learn to build Linux systems with a focus on utilizing system and security best practices. Must code in C. DPDK VPN Configuration NiFi JVM tuning Clustering / High Availability Ansible / Satellite Qualifications: • College degree in a relevant field of study. i.e. engineering, computer science, physics, etc. • Limited travel may be required For immediate consideration, please reply with your updated resume today!! Excellent work environment!! Job ID: 4000
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  • Senior/Expert IT Business Analyst   Direct Hire
    Armonk, New York
    Our direct client is seeking an expert IT Business Analyst to work with a core team of IT and business experts to define and develop the system requirements for an International Insurance Program. In this role, you will be responsible to document, share and align proposals with the business and translate these needs into system requirements for IT build teams. You will also be required to define how the IT system for an International Insurance Program is built with an end to end view on process and supporting systems. Build an understanding of current capabilities within the organization and identify the focus areas to address to support future delivery. Since the IT system landscape involves multiple systems, this role will be responsible for defining the integration needs and coordinating those integration activities with other involved systems. • Degree level or equivalent in relevant computer science subject Job ID: 4343
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Recent Reviews

Chris K. | Director of Information Technology 5.0

Chris recommends Allison to others  
3 months ago

Allison understood the type of role I am looking for and my career goals. She keeps in constant communication with updates and any relevant opportunities.

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Syed R. | IT Mgr or Project Mgr 4.4

Syed recommends Allison to others  
4 months ago

Allison is a prompt, respectful and transparent. Thus far, I am enjoying working with Allison.

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Matthew B. | No job title 5.0

Matthew recommends Allison to others  
4 months ago

My experience with Allison was great. She easily guided me through the recruitment process and always answered my questions when I needed to speak with her. I appreciate the help that she's given me in my job search and the work she does is definitely one of the reasons why benchmarkIT is so highly thought of in the IT recruiting world.

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Oscar F. | Developer 5.0

Oscar recommends Allison to others  
1 week ago

Thank you for your advice in every moment

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Edwin J. | Senior Software Engineer/Architect 5.0

Edwin recommends Allison to others  
1 month ago

Pleasure to work with her

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Edmund R. | Software Developer 5.0

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1 month ago

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