Hello! It’s Monday already! Where does the time go? I hope everyone had a great weekend! I did, but I’m dreading the rest of this long work week. I will make it through and so will you. Stay positive and keep working towards your goals! I always tell myself, you gotta hustle girl! lol. 🙂 I have some cool remote job opportunities to share with you tonight. I know I’m still not posting on here as much as I should be but believe me, I’m trying my best and I’ll get there eventually. Thanks so much for stopping by Remote Work Cafe! xoxo Erica
REMOTE WORK OPPORTUNITIES:
1. SPHERION https://www.spherion.com
Outside Sales Representative
Spherion Professional Services, a national recruiting and staffing agency, is seeking an Outside Sales Representative. This is an exciting full-time, direct-hire work-from-home (with travel) opportunity for a highly reputable international company. The sales territory will include the New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Washington, DC region. The ideal candidate will have at least 3 years of proven business-to-business outside sales experience. Frequent travel is required. Company car and phone or travel stipend and expenses included. Experience with tires preferred but not required.
Great Benefits / Excellent growth potential!
If you are an experienced Outside Sales Representative available for work in the PA, NY, NJ, DC region,
please apply online at: www.spherion.com/jobs Reference ID# S_10484
The Outside Sales Representative’s responsibilities include generating and capturing sales outside the organization, both by taking orders of existing retail and wholesale customers and securing prospective clientele by telephone or in-person communication, promoting and generating sales of the company’s products.
Reach out and call on new and existing clients, both retail and wholesale.
Schedule meetings to review product requirements and determine opportunities.
Plan and conduct sales presentations by meeting customers physically on a regular basis.
Create and provide professional demonstrations or presentations of company products.
Continuously update customers on product releases, modifications and enhancements.
Obtain up-to-date knowledge on new products by attending regional meetings and/or training.
Use marketing data and sales management tools to maximize sales effectiveness and efficiency.
Prepare reports for sales and marketing and maintain expense accounts.
Provide product quotes to customers as needed.
Attend conferences and trade shows.
Working hours: Full Time
Bachelor’s degree in sales or marketing related field desirable.
Minimum three years of proven business-to-business outside sales experience.
Independent self-starter with effective time management and organizational skills.
Outgoing personality with excellent interpersonal and customer service skills.
Ability to foster and grow new and existing client relationships.
Very strong communication skills both written and verbal.
Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook.
Ability to travel frequently.
If you interested in this opportunity please check out their website listed above.
2. ABOUT.COM www.about.com
Freelance Photo Editor
As a freelance Photo Editor, you will be responsible for selecting, editing, positioning and publishing photos to accompany the content for TripSavvy. In preparation for a massive re-launch of the About Travel content, the freelance Photo Editor will refresh the imagery across the most highly trafficked content with a specific focus on bringing beautiful, compelling photography to the site.
- You will be given a set number of URLs to update, researching efficiently on stock sites like Getty Images to meet your daily quota.
- You will be responsible for selecting, editing and publishing engaging photos that tell a story and bring About.com Travel content to life.
- 2+ years experience photo editing and/or photo researching (focus on Travel publications a plus)
- Working knowledge of Adobe Photoshop
- Good eye for high quality, “real” stock photography that will help elevate the brand and tell the About.com story
- Ability to source appropriate photos outside of Getty Images with a comprehensive understanding of Creative Commons licenses
- Ability to work independently in a fast paced, deadline driven environment
- Must be a great communicator as this role is remote
3. DATASTAX www.datastax.com
DataStax is the power behind the moment. Built on the unique architecture of Apache Cassandra™, DataStax Enterprise is the always-on data platform and has been battle-tested for the world’s most innovative, global applications.
With more than 500 customers in over 50 countries, DataStax provides data management to the world’s most innovative companies.
Distributed Database Development Engineering intern
Anywhere – United States
DataStax, the leader in data management for cloud applications, is seeking a Distributred Database Development Engineering intern for the summer.
Work with the core engineering team to design, implement and review features for the core of DataStax Enterprise, with a focus on system stability, performance, and automation.
Troubleshoot bug reports from internal QA, from customers, and the Apache community.
Strong Java background in systems or back-end software
Has experience in python and clojure (nice to have)
Knowledge of common data structures, algorithms and architectures, and the ability to apply this knowledge practically
Good written communication skills: comfortable with a distributed team interacting primarily over email, IRC, and the DataStax bug tracker
Strong troubleshooting skills
Experience with scalable systems design and implementation
Test Engineering Intern
DataStax, the leader in data management for cloud applications, is seeking a Test Engineering Intern, focusing on Apache Cassandra database internals. The summer internship can be located anywhere in the United States.
Conceptualize, code, and execute database server tests that cover integration, performance, endurance, load, scale and stress scenarios, running on a variety of platforms.
Have the opportunity to learn new languages, tools, and processes in a dynamic, fast-paced, small team environment.
Set up automated build and testing tasks across varied platforms and create analysis/tracking reports.
Experience using Python.
Debugging and profiling distributed java based platforms
Motivated self-starter who has experience working in a distributed team that exchanges ideas via IRC and Slack. Must possess the discipline and focus to work independently at a remote location.
Understand the complexities of testing in a distributed, big data environment, and place a strong emphasis on performance tuning.
Comfortable with software development and scripting in a Linux environment.
Comfortable interfacing with a remote software team and having your code reviewed via github pull requests.
Passion for making great software in a small company setting.
Possess an assertive communication style.
If you are interested in these opportunities or other remote jobs at DataStax check out their website listed above.
Lead Technical Consultant
As a Lead Technical Consultant you will participate in all aspects of the software development lifecycle on the Salesforce platform, which includes estimating, technical design, implementation, documentation, testing, deployment and support of application developed for our clients. As a member working in a team environment you will work with solution architects and developers on interpretation/translation of wireframes and creative designs into functional requirements, and subsequently into technical design.
Lead the technical planning & requirements gathering phases for Salesforce projects; including estimate, develop, test, manage projects, architect and deliver.
Serve as a technical lead and mentor for other Saleforce technical team members.
Provide technical support or leadership in the development and continual improvement of service for the Saleforce technical team.
Develop and maintain effective working relationships with team members.
Demonstrate the ability to adapt and work with team members of various experience level.
Passionate coders with 3-5 years of Salesforce development experience.
Client facing or consulting experience highly preferred.
Skilled problem solvers with the desire and proven ability to create innovative solutions.
Flexible and adaptable attitude, disciplined to manage multiple responsibilities and adjust to varied environments.
Future technology leaders- dynamic individuals energized by fast paced personal and professional growth.
Phenomenal communicators who can explain and present concepts to technical and non-technical audiences alike, including high level decision makers.
Bachelor’s Degree in MIS, Computer Science, Math, Engineering or comparable major.
Solid foundation in Computer Science, with strong competencies in data structures, algorithms and software design.
Knowledge and experience in developing software using agile methodologies.
Proficient in authoring, editing and presenting technical documents.
Ability to communicate effectively via multiple channels (verbal, written, etc.) with technical and non-technical staff.
Perficient full-time employees receive complete and competitive benefits. They offer a collaborative work environment, competitive compensation, generous work/life opportunities and an outstanding benefits package that includes paid time off plus holidays. In addition, all colleagues are eligible for a number of rewards and recognition programs including billable bonus opportunities. Encouraging a healthy work/life balance and providing our colleagues great benefits are just part of what makes Perficient a great place to work.
Adobe AEM Lead Developer
As an Adobe AEM Lead Developer you will participate in all aspects of the software development lifecycle which includes estimating, technical design, implementation, documentation, testing, deployment and support of application developed for our clients. As a member working in a team environment you will work with solution architects and developers on interpretation/translation of wireframes and creative designs into functional requirements, and subsequently into technical design.
The Adobe AEM Lead Developer will play a vital role in the development, design, testing and deployment of Adobe Experience Management Web and Mobile solutions. You will work closely with clients, developers, system administrators, project managers, business analysts and end users to build a state-of-the-art Digital Platform using Adobe’s Digital Marketing Product Suite.
Design efficient content models, security models, workflows and templates.
Develop AEM templates and components leveraging current AEM software releases
Employ strong coding standards for efficiency, readability, and reuse.
Experience implementing Adobe AEM or similar web content management system (6.0 and later required; AEM 6.2 is a plus)
Design, develop and support AEM components, integrations and applications
Experience integrating Adobe Analytics or Google Analytics with AEM
Experience with Adobe Target not required, but consider a huge plus.
Experience with J2EE development
Experience with Portal or related technologies a plus
Experience with RESTful and SOAP-based web services
Experience with any of the following is a plus: Verity Search, FAST ESP, Endeca, Autonomy, Lucene/Solr, Google Search appliance
Degree in Computer Science or Engineering
Strong understanding of complex Internet based enterprise level applications
Minimum of 7 years of software development experience
Minimum of 3 years of experience working with content management technologies
Minimum of 5 years of J2EE programming experience required
Knowledge of Sling, Spring and Struts Framework, or other MVC frameworks.
Experience working with geographically separate project teams
Experience with unit testing and automated testing tools
Experience with secure coding practices
Experience implementing web content management systems in a large corporate environment.
Experience with object-oriented design and design patterns
Excellent estimation abilities in scoping work in a highly complex environment
Experience with web and application servers, such as Apache and Tomcat
Exposure to open-source technologies
Experience building, deploying and supporting Internet-facing applications
Superior problem solving, organizational, decision-making, written, oral and interpersonal skills.
If you are interested in these opportunities or other remote jobs at Perficient check out their website listed above.