Smalltalk Jobs – 8/28/16

Smalltalk and the Western French Coast?  What more could one ask.

Experis IT has a consultant opening for a Pacbase consultant in Niort France.  Niort is 30kms or so from the Western French coast, and, is the French capital of mutual assurance and banks.

At a minimum, after knowing Pacbase, you will have to be comfortable working in French and in French companies and know the French Insurance market.

Smalltalk Jobs – 8/14/16

  • Fremont, CASoftware Engineer 3 at Lam Research
    • Required Skills:
      • B.S or Masters in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electronics or related field
      • 7+ years of related Software development experience is a must
      • Strong background in electronics and electrical engineering is a must
      • Knowledge of embedded software development and design
      • Knowledgeable with communication protocols such: I2C, SPI, UART etc.
      • Excellent knowledge of Object Oriented Software implementation and design e.g.: Design Patterns and Finite State Machines
      • Strong software engineering skills: modular design, data structures and algorithms
      • Experience with Source Control and Development life cycles
      • Analytical approach to root cause analysis
      • Knowledge of multithreading is a must (preemptive thread scheduling)
      • Understanding of Networking/TCPIP
      • Experience in distributed embedded controls systems is a must
    • Wanted Skills:
      • Smalltalk experience desired
      • Experience with real-time operating systems desired. (VxWorks preferred)
      • Experience in Automation Engineering preferred in Semiconductor Industry
    • Additional listings: Please note that all the following are listed by Lam with the exact same qualifications as the main posting, but with different names: Automation Software Engineer, Embedded Software Engineer, Real-time Embedded Software Engineer, Software Engineer 4
  • SingaporeInfrastructure Systems Admin (Kapital), Associate (Job ID 160071460) at J.P. Morgan
    • Required Skills:
      • Solid knowledge of DB administration.
      • Experience debugging/resolving real-time Production issues.
      • Experience with network storage solutions ( NAS, SAN, Fiber Channel).
      • Experience of supporting database installations under Linux
      • Comfortable with most aspects of Linux operating system administration
      • Solid experience in shell scripting
      • Experience with complex TCP/IP networks (containing routers, switches, VLANs).
      • Experience in financial application support
      • Production support experience at a site with a 100% uptime requirement where call tracking/management is leveraged
      • Unix/Linux (Redhat) Systems Administrator with7+ years experience.
      • In depth understanding of Gemstone/Database Administration
      • Excellent scripting skills in ksh/bash.
      • Used to working in both an AD aligned and Operate support environment.
      • Experience of working in a Financial environment.
      • Working as part of a small team, must be prepared to work evenings/weekends as required.
    • Wanted Skills:
      • Prior working experience in an Banking environment is strongly desired
      • Samba Administration experience
      • Ability to write scripts in some other languages (e.g. Tk, Perl, Python).
      • Experience with network security (e.g., configuring firewalls, deploying authentication systems, applying cryptography to network applications, intrusion detection, log collection and analysis).
      • Experience with virtualization (e.g., Xen, VMware).
      • Extensive knowledge of Gemstone administration
      • SmallTalk experience

Updates on 8/22/16: Added alternately named listings for the position in Fremont, CA.

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Smalltalk Jobs – 5/24/16

  • New York, NYSenior Kapital Application Developer (Job ID 160075688) at J.P. Morgan
  • Required Skills:
    • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Computer Science, Engineering (Any), Mathematics, or related field
    • 4 years of experience in Application Development, financial modeling and risk analysis, specifically around interest rate derivatives, or related experience; OR Master’s degree or equivalent in Computer Science, Engineering (Any), Mathematics, or related field
    • 2 years of experience in Application Development, financial modeling and risk analysis, specifically around interest rate derivatives, or related experience.
    • Demonstrated working knowledge of object oriented programming.
    • Demonstrated working knowledge of SmallTalk.
    • Experience with object databases.
    • Demonstrated working knowledge of PnL and risk management as it applies to interest rate derivatives.
    • Experience designing resilient and sustainable software solutions in support of trading desk’s needs.
    • Working knowledge of FpML as it relates to interest rate derivatives.
    • Experience following a defined development process with specific documentation requirements (e.g. SOX documentation requirements).
    • Demonstrated knowledge of linear algebra and numerical analysis methods as applicable to pricing fixed income derivatives.
  • Buenos Aires, ArgentinaKapital Financial Developer – Associate (Job ID 150122882) at J.P. Morgan
    • Required Skills:
      • Flexibility, a desire to learn
      • Excellent interpersonal skills, team player
      • Desire to learn an OO language
      • An interest in financial derivatives products
      • Excellent business analysis and/or project management skills
    • Wanted Skills:
      • Smalltalk
      • mathematical or computer science background
      • prior experience in a customer services or operate role
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Smalltalk Jobs -7/18/16

  • St. Petersburg, FLSoftware/Controls Engineer II at Plasma-Therm LLC
    • Required Skills:
      • B.S. in Computer Science or Computer Engineering
      • Five to ten years software engineering experience.
      • C# or SmallTalk programming capabilities.
      • Graphical User Interface design/development (ease of use, ergonomics, etc.)
      • Model, View, Controller (MVC) software architectures
      • Understanding of development of multi-threaded applications
      • Controls and automation systems development
      • Distributed computing environment application development
      • Client/server programming concepts
      • Database implementation and usage concepts
      • Software engineering (all phases of software lifecycle)
      • Agile development model/environment
      • Networked Application development
      • Object Oriented application design and development
      • Reading/writing software requirements/specifications
      • Embedded control for automation and robotics
      • Knowledge of SCADA Systems
      • Software Development for Semiconductor Processing Equipment and SECS standards
      • Supporting end users (both capturing feature requests, as well as fixing deficiencies)
      • Supporting software for manufactured equipment
    • Wanted Skills:
      • Controls/Automation experience
    • Additional listings: Plasma-Therm LLC

Updates on 8/1/16: Added a listing for the position.

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Smalltalk Jobs – 7/9/16

  • Cleveland, OHSmalltalk Developer through Sysmind
    • Required Skills:
      • 5+ years in Smalltalk code development
      • Must have experience in handling multiple projects in parallel
      • Thorough understanding of Object Oriented design principles and detail oriented
      • Strong problem solving skills
      • Systematic approach to work assignments and problem solving
      • Hands-on experience with VisualWorks 7.9 version and above
      • Background developing quality Smalltalk code and delivering product feature documentation
      • Familiarity with the internals of the VisualWorks tool set
      • Comfortable using VisualWorks to design and build user interfaces
      • Strong written communication skills and planning abilities
      • Works well in a distributed team environment
    • Additional listings: Diverse Lynx
  • Malta, NYFactory Automation Engineer – Operations (131486) at GLOBALFOUNDRIES
    • Required Skills:
      • BS Degree in computer science, engineering
      • Fluent in English language
    • Wanted Skills:
      • Experience with SmallTalk programming
      • Relevant internship experience or 1+ years of experience as an EI engineer automating semiconductor manufacturing equipment
      • Experience developing software for Unix or Linux operating systems
      • Experience and fluency with object oriented development methods and expertise in object oriented programming languages such as Smalltalk, Java or C#
      • In depth understanding of SEMI software standards, operational models and state diagrams
      • Equipment automation experience using the SEMI software standards
      • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
      • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work effectively in a diverse population and with all members of the organization
      • Proven technical writing skills
      • Excellent organizational and time management skills
      • Experience with supporting infrastructure using MQ, XML, and Corba
      • Experience developing and sustaining software solutions in support of mission-critical systems in a 24×7 operational environment
      • Experience in a 300 mm wafer fab
      • Semiconductor foundry work experience
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Smalltalk Jobs – 6/25/16

  • Pittsburgh, PA (but remote work possible) – Smalltalk Specialist (Migration & Integration) – Remote through Randstad Technologies
    • Required Skills:
      • Strong understanding of the SmallTalk client and development skill
      • Experience with installation and configuration of the Smalltalk client
      • Experience migrating Smalltalk code to new server environments (Windows along with Apache/Websphere Web services)
      • Demonstrated knowledge of mainframe and legacy applications
    • Additional listings: Kforce, Kforce, Stefanini, Software Specialists
  • Miami, FL – Small Talk Developer/Lead through Cresens Inc Careers
    • Required Skills:
      • 10 years in Smalltalk code development
      • Must have experience in handling multiple projects in parallel
      • Thorough understanding of Object Oriented design principles and detail oriented
      • Strong problem solving skills
      • Systematic approach to work assignments and problem solving
      • Hands-on experience with VisualWorks 7.9 version and above
      • Background developing quality Smalltalk code and delivering product feature documentation
      • Familiarity with the internals of the VisualWorks tool set
      • Comfortable using VisualWorks to design and build user interfaces
      • Strong written communication skills and planning abilities
      • Works well in a distributed team environment
    • Wanted Skills:
      • Experience with API calls and platform libraries on the operating systems of interest to us (Windows, Linux, Unix)
  • Miami, FL – Small Talk Developer through Resource Logistics
    • Required Skills:
      • 3-4 Years of strong hands-on development experience in Visual Works 7.9 Small-Talk Development.
      • Should have excellent knowledge on the OOPS Concepts.
    • Wanted Skills:
      • Should have experience on .Net technologies.
      • Should have good verbal and written communication skill.
      • Should work independently in Smalltalk technology.
    • Additional listings: Simplion Technologies, ReqRoute, e-Solutions, First Tek, Net2Source, Net2Source, American IT Resource Group, Tektree Systems

Updates on 7/9/16, 8/1/16: Added listings for the second position in Miami, FL.

Updates on 7/9/16: Marked out listings for the second position in Miami, FL.

Updates on 8/1/16: Marked out listings for the position in Pittsburgh, PA.

Updates on 8/1/16: Added listings for the position in Pittsburgh, PA.

Updates on 7/9/16: The first position in Miami, FL has been filled or is no longer available.

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Smalltalk Jobs – 6/12/16

  • Salem, ORInformation Systems Specialist 7 JJIS Developer at Oregon Youth Authority
    • Required Skills:
      • Smalltalk programming experience or having the aptitude to learn Smalltalk
      • Understanding of C#.net programming language.
      • Experience in .Net framework developing web applications.
      • Experience with HTML, CSS, Web Services, and JavaScript.
      • Knowledge of Object Oriented analysis and design concepts (classes, constructors, interfaces, properties, and methods).
      • Exposure to mobile development.
      • Knowledge of SQL Server and/or Oracle database concepts related to views, stored procedures, and functions.
      • Familiarity with Microsoft Enterprise Library.
      • Proven experience with medium to large application architecture design and development.
      • Comfortable with hands on development.
      • Ability to plan and organize projects.
      • Excellent communications skills and the ability to work well in team projects.
      • Experience with the latest versions of Microsoft Visual Studio.
    • Pay: $5,058.00 – $7,304.00 USD Monthly
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Smalltalk Jobs 6/4/16

Synectique provides comprehensive and sophisticated analysis tools to
improve the quality of software, reduce maintenance costs, and thus
enable easier software evolution.
The company was created in 2013 and already got some renowned customers.

To sustain our growth we are looking for a full-time Smalltalk (Pharo)
developer with some additional non Smalltalk skills. 2+ years experience
or equivalent talent, with strong emphasis on front-end JavaScript and
back-end Seaside/Pharo. The ideal candidate should be comfortable with
client-side web technologies: HTML, CSS, and JavaScript, be familiar
with code parsing and master different languages (Java, C++, C#, ADA,
Smalltalk).

The job is based in Lille, which is centrally located with good
connections by train to everywhere (one hour from Paris, 1h20 from
London, 35 min from Brussels).

Duration: Permanent
Starting date: September 2016
Salary: depending on skill set/experience
Ready to travel if needed.

Additional Skills:

Object-oriented design/programming
Agile Methodologies
Fluent in French and/or English

Please send your applications to philippe  dot valenza and the host name is synectique.eu.

Smalltalk Jobs – 5/24/16

From the ESUG mailing list.

Hi all,
If you are a Smalltalker, preferably also skilled in Java or other
languages this might be interesting for you.
UML, web services are nice if they are in your skill set as well.
Basic mastery of Dutch is nice, English is mandatory, this is for a
project at least till the end of this year in Amsterdam.
Get in touch with me if you are interested, but since they are in a
hurry: please ASAP.
Thanks,
Rob Vens


Rob Vens can be contacted firstname dot lastname at reflektis.com.

Smalltalk Jobs – 5/8/16

  • Chennai, India – Spec-System Dev through Verizon communications India
    • Required Skills:
      • 3 to 5 Years of experience
      • SmallTalk
      • DB2
      • Good in Business, Assertive communication skills, Presentation and Negotiation Skill.
  • Fremont, CASoftware Engineer 2 (38464) (multiple positions may be open, see below) at Lam Research
    • Required Skills:
      • B.S or Masters in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electronics or related field
      • Knowledge of embedded software development and design.
      • Knowledgeable with communication protocols such: I2C, SPI, UART etc.
      • Knowledge of Object Oriented Software implementation and design e.g.: Design Patterns and Finite State Machines
      • Strong software engineering skills: modular design, data structures and algorithms.
      • Experience with Source Control and Development life cycles.
      • Analytical approach to root cause analysis
      • Knowledge of multithreading is a must (preemptive thread scheduling)
      • Understanding of Networking/TCPIP
      • Ability to travel within USA, Europe, and Asia (total is less than 10%)
    • Wanted Skills:
      • Background in electronics and electrical engineering
      • Smalltalk
      • Experience with real-time operating systems
      • Experience in distributed embedded controls system
    • Additional listings: (39421), (42681), (42682)
  • White House Station, NJ – Smalltalk Developer through NTT DATA
    • Required Skills:
      • 7 to 14 years of experience on IBM VisualAge Smalltalk
      • Smalltalk
      • Backend DB is Oracle but any RDBMS experience is okay, including SQL Server and DB2.
    • Wanted Skills:
      • Java
      • Insurance industry experience
    • Additional listings: NTT DATA, NTT DATA
  • Austin, TX (but listed as a remote position) – SmallTalk Developer Analyst (Remote) through New Iron Group
    • Required Skills:
      • A four-year college degree in Computer Science or related area
      • 5+ years development experience.
      • Smalltalk
      • C/C++
      • Object Oriented Design (OOD)
      • Expert technical knowledge, with hands-on experience in program development in one or more technology environments.
      • Expert skills in verbal and written communications, with the ability to express highly complicated technical concepts in business terms.
      • Expert analytical, problem-solving, and conceptual skills.
      • Strong interpersonal skills; ability to work well on cross-functional project teams.
      • Extensive knowledge in systems development life cycle and methodologies.
      • Demonstrated ability to lead small (1-3 resources) development efforts.
    • Wanted Skills:
      • Semiconductor or Manufacturing industry experience
    • Additional listings: New Iron Group

Updates on 5/29/16: The position in White House Station, NJ has been filled or is no longer available.

Updates on 5/29/16: Updated the position in Fremont, CA to add in what appear to be listings for multiple additional positions.

Updates on 6/25/16: The position in Chennai, India has been filled or is no longer available.

Updates on 6/25/16: The position in Austin, TX has been filled or is no longer available.

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Smalltalk Jobs – 5/1/16

  • Bangalore, India – Applications Developer (SmallTalk) (Job ID 160026819) at J.P. Morgan
    • Required Skills:
      • The candidate should have an understanding of an object oriented programming language (e.g. Java, C++, C#, Python, Ruby, Smalltalk) and their underlying principles
      • Data modelling
      • Code version control
      • Understanding of performant coding and optimisations
      • Enthusiasm for increasing knowledge of financial markets and products is essential
      • Willingness to adopt an agile development process

Updates on 5/29/16: The position has been filled or is no longer available.

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Smalltalk Jobs – 4/17/16

  • Bangalore, India – Applications Developer (SmallTalk) (Job ID 160037167) and Applications Developer (SmallTalk) – Associate (Job ID 160037171) through J.P. Morgan
    • Required Skills:
      • The candidate should have an understanding of an object oriented programming language (e.g. Java, C++, C#, Python, Ruby, Smalltalk) and their underlying principles
      • Data modelling
      • Code version control
      • Understanding of performant coding and optimisations
      • Enthusiasm for increasing knowledge of financial markets and products is essential
      • Willingness to adopt an agile development process
  • Fremont, CA – Systems Engr Staff at Lam Research
    • Required Skills:
      • B.S or Masters in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related field
      • 8+ years experience in software development
      • Knowledge of embedded software development and design.
      • Design, code and debug applications in various software languages and OS environments
      • Experience working in VxWorks real time operating system
      • Experience creating Windows Embedded Standard 2009 and 7, and develop application in these OS.
      • Knowledge of Object Oriented Software implementation and design
      • Knowledge of source control and software development life cycles.
      • Analytical approach to root cause analysis
      • Knowledge of multithreading is a must (preemptive thread scheduling)
      • Understanding of Networking/TCPIP and various forms of communication such as UART, USB, Lon, ECat.
    • Wanted Skills:
      • Smalltalk, C++, C# experience
      • ControlWORKS framework experience

Updates on 5/1/16: Updated the position title for one of the positions in Bangalore, India.

Updates on 5/29/16: The second position in Bangalore, India has been filled or is no longer available.

Updates on 5/29/16: The position in Fremont, CA has been filled or is no longer available.

Updates on 6/12/16: The first position in Bangalore, India has been filled or is no longer available.

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Smalltalk Jobs – 4/10/16

  • Centurion Gauteng, South AfricaSmalltalk Developer through Communicate Bruma IT
    • Required Skills:
      • Relevant Degree
      • 5-8 years’ experience as a software developer.
      • Extensive experience in Object Orientated development languages
      • At least 2 years experience with SQL
      • Experience in build, release and test automation.
      • Build, release and test automation
    • Wanted Skills:
      • IBM MQ
      • Gemstone Smalltalk
  • Richland, WABWR Neutronics Reload Design & Analysis Engineer I-II-NUC00587 (Multiple positions are available) at AREVA Front End Business Group
    • Required Skills:
      • Engineer I: BS in Nuclear Engineering or related field plus 0-2 years experience reactor physics or fuel management engineering experience. An advanced engineering degree may be substituted for related work experience (MS 1-2 yrs. or PhD 1-3 yrs.)
      • Engineer II: BS in Nuclear Engineering plus 1-3 years experience reactor physics or fuel management engineering experience. An advanced engineering degree may be substituted for related work experience (MS 1-2 yrs. or PhD 1-3 yrs.)
      • Basic experience and capabilities with MICROSOFT Office software products (WORD, EXCEL, etc.).
      • Experience working with engineering workstation computers and LINUX and/or UNIX operating environments.
      • Must have a pro-active approach to problem identification and resolution.
      • Must have ability and attitude to learn a variety of new procedures, processes, and tools, while maintaining various stages of production.
    • Wanted Skills:
      • A wide range of other skills related to the position, including Smalltalk
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Smalltalk Jobs – 3/21/16

  • Pune, India – Sr. Associate – Projects through Cognizant
    • Required Skills:
      • 3-6 years of strong development experience.
      • Hands-on development experience on VisualWorks 7.9 Smalltalk development experience.
      • Excellent knowledge on the OOPS concept.
      • Strong .NET technologies experience.
      • Should have good verbal and written communication skill.
      • Should work independently in SmallTalk technology.
    • Additional listings: Arminus Software
  • Irving, TX – Software Development Analyst 3 through Northrop Grumman
    • Required Skills:
      • 8+ years experience using Smalltalk, store software repository and Seaside for web applications
      • JAVA: Understand Java-based web application concepts, including Servlets, Jsp pages (Cascading Style Sheets & Beans usage), JDNI resources & packaging of software to be deployed into an application server
      • Develop software understanding the nuances of websphere and deploy software to WebSphere application servers
      • Develop software understanding the nuances of Tomcat and Deploy software to Tomcat
      • Apache – Candidate needs to be able to Install and configure web applications
      • Create web applications using PHP under apache and Postgress (HTML for creating pages and Cascading Style Sheets)
      • Postgress – Installation, Configuration & Backup and restore
      • Possess a solid understanding of the following Oracle concepts:
        • Creating and debugging stored procedures using PL/SQL
        • Able to create and optimize SQL queries using Oracle tools
      • .Net – Candidate must be able to create standalone applications using c#
      • Know how to use Win32 API and develop software using Smalltalk with win32 API
      • Understand how to use GhostScript to create PDF output
      • Complete understanding and wide application of technical principle, theories, and concepts in the field; General knowledge of other related disciplines
      • Proven experience working independently
      • U.S. Citizenship required for this position
    • Additional listings: Northrop Grumman
  • New York, NYInfrastructure SA (Kapital) (Job ID 150106416) at J.P. Morgan
    • Required Skills:
      • Solid knowledge of DB administration.
      • Experience debugging/resolving real-time Production issues.
      • Experience with network storage solutions ( NAS, SAN, Fiber Channel).
      • Experience of supporting database installations under Linux
      • Comfortable with most aspects of Linux operating system administration
      • Solid experience in shell scripting
      • Experience with complex TCP/IP networks (containing routers, switches, VLANs).
      • Experience in financial application support
      • Production support experience at a site with a 100% uptime requirement where call tracking/management is leveraged
      • Unix/Linux (Redhat) Systems Administrator with7+ years experience.
      • In depth understanding of Gemstone/Database Administration
      • Excellent scripting skills in ksh/bash.
      • Used to working in both an AD aligned and Operate support environment.
      • Experience of working in a Financial environment.
      • Working as part of a small team, must be prepared to work evenings/weekends as required.
    • Wanted Skills:
      • Prior working experience in an Banking environment is strongly desired
      • Samba Administration experience
      • Ability to write scripts in some other languages (e.g. Tk, Perl, Python).
      • Experience with network security (e.g., configuring firewalls, deploying authentication systems, applying cryptography to network applications, intrusion detection, log collection and analysis).
      • Experience with virtualization (e.g., Xen, VMware).
      • Extensive knowledge of Gemstone administration
      • SmallTalk experience
  • Anywhere – Mobile Game Development through Upwork (formerly oDesk)
    • Required Skills:
      • Game Development
      • JavaScript
      • MySQL Programming
      • Smalltalk
    • Pay: A budget of $10,000 – $25,000 USD
  • Anywhere – Software Engineer through Upwork (formerly oDesk)
    • Required Skills:
      • Smalltalk tools such as Visual Works
      • Gemstone
      • Seaside
      • Seabreeze
      • Magritte
      • OO Design

Updates on 4/10/16: Added a listing for the position in Pune, India.

Updates on 4/10/16: The position in Irving, TX has been filled or is no longer available.

Updates on 4/10/16, 6/25/16: The position in New York, NY has been relisted.

Updates on 6/25/16: The position in Pune, India has been filled, or is no longer available.

Updates on 6/25/16: The Software Engineer position on Upwork has been filled, or is no longer available.

Updates on 7/24/16: Mobile Game Development position on Upwork has been filled, or is no longer available.

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