Recruitment

DISCOVER OUR JOB OPPORTUNITIES

We invite you to join a multicultural and international company, where you can use your knowledge in Information Technology or the Retail industry to broaden your skills in acquiring a strategic vision in this field.

JOB OPPORTUNITIES

By applying for a job at Soft Solutions, you have made an important choice about your professional future, and so, we consider hiring you to be a long-term commitment. Therefore, the decision is made collectively, after a comprehensive process that may differ slightly between subsidiaries and countries.


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APPLICATION PROCESS

To apply, follow the link provided below each opportunity.

You can also apply for a job by sending your application via e-mail to the following addresses depending on candidate location:

  • Europe or European citizens:

Your mail should include a CV/Resume, a Photo ID and a cover letter and you should mention the reference of the job offer you are applying for.

Open applications are also possible and are welcomed. In this case, please contact us by e-mail explaining your motivation and how you think you can contribute professionally and positively to Soft Solutions.


Business Analyst

REQUIREMENTS
  • Writing detailed business requirements while identifying, tracking and resolving business systems issues
  • Analyzing and document stakeholder needs using requirements gathering methodologies
  • Business solutions recommendations that satisfy client needs
  • Creating detailed specifications from which software programs will be written
  • Preparing and executing test plans
  • Facilitating workshops and small group meetings
  • Preparing and running training sessions
SKILLS
  • Knowledge in JAVA - PL / SQL - HTML - Java Script - JSP - XML - XHTML - AJAX - Struts MVC framework - iBATIS data mapper - SPRING framework - UNIX - Application server configuration - DB administration
  • Advanced verbal and communication skills
  • Analytical skills
Occasional national or overseas travels are to be anticipated. APPLY

Information Technology

REQUIREMENTS
  • Knowledge of the Networks architecture (VLAN, VPN).
  • Knowledge in firewall and security.
  • Knowledge of mail protocols such as POP, SMTP, IMAP.
  • Knowledge of Linux OS architecture and Schell commands.
  • Familiar with Oracle products and workaround troubleshooting.
  • Knowledge of the PBXs and VOIP technology.
  • Domain administration OU policies/Active directory.
SKILLS
  • Windows OS - Windows Server - Linux OS - VOIP technology – Firewalls – Antivirus – Mail Configuration – TCP/IP - VLAN.
  • Advanced verbal and communication skills.
  • Analytical skills.
  • Working English knowledge.
Occasional national or overseas travels are to be anticipated. APPLY

Integration & Implementation (ISE)

University or college graduate, junior or senior level.

REQUIREMENTS
  • Knowledge in DBMS systems (Oracle).
  • Knowledge in SQL and PLSQL.
  • Knowledge in OS (UNIX, LINUS, Windows).
  • Knowledge in the integration methodology as integration intermediate schema, metadata, mapping.
SKILLS
  • Advanced verbal and communication skills.
  • Analytical skills.
  • Working English knowledge.
Occasional national or overseas travels are to be anticipated. APPLY

Multimedia Specialist

University or college graduate, junior or senior level.

REQUIREMENTS
  • Graphic Designer.
  • Web developer.
SKILLS
  • Knowledge in Adobe suite.
  • Knowledge in PHP, MySQL, CSS, HTML5, AJAX.
  • Advanced verbal and communication skills.
  • Web Development & Administration.
  • Working English knowledge.
Occasional national or overseas travels are to be anticipated. APPLY

Software Developer

University or college graduate, junior or senior level.

REQUIREMENTS
  • Web development of business solutions that fits the market's latest technologies and standards.
  • Analysis, Design, and implementation of business requirements into web applications.
  • Business Communication of with other parties to analyze the business requirements and map them to software solutions.
  • Preparing and executing unit test plans.
  • Facilitating workshops and small group meetings.
  • Preparing and running training sessions.
SKILLS
  • Knowledge in JAVA - PL / SQL - HTML - Java Script - JSP - XML - XHTML - AJAX - Struts MVC framework - iBATIS data mapper - SPRING framework - UNIX - Application server configuration - DB administration.
  • Advanced verbal and communication skills.
  • Analytical skills.
Occasional national or overseas travels are to be anticipated. APPLY

Business Analyst

University or college graduate with a minimum of 1-3 year experience, preferably in a dynamically developing international company.

REQUIREMENTS
  • Audit, description, analyzing and optimization of business processes of the client taking into account the characteristics of the ERP-system (ibs Soft Solutions).
  • Analyzing and preparing proposals for reorganization and changing of business processes.
  • Business solutions recommendations that satisfy client needs.
  • Preparation of documentation (diagrams of business processes, process descriptions, rules, user guides, etc.).
  • Participation in the preparation of the Requirement Book for implementation of the ERP-system.
  • Monitoring of the business processes effectiveness and optimality.
  • Support the up to date description of the business processes.
  • Facilitating workshops and small group meetings.
  • Preparing and running training sessions.
SKILLS
  • Knowledge and experience in the structuring of business processes: purchasing, sales, production, logistics and warehouse.
  • Knowledge of the ERP-systems (Oracle, Axapta, SAP, etc.).
  • Fluent in English.
  • Time management skills.
  • Planning and analytical skills.
  • Practical skills in writing technical requirements for software elaboration.
  • Advanced computer knowledge.
  • Advanced verbal and communication skills.
  • Analytical skills.
Occasional national or overseas travels are to be anticipated. APPLY

Technical Consultant - Integration Specialist

University or college graduate with a minimum of 1-3 year experience, preferably in a dynamically developing international company.

REQUIREMENTS
  • Audit, description, analyzing and optimization of business processes of the client taking into account the characteristics of the ERP-system (ibs Soft Solutions).
  • Analyzing and preparing proposals for reorganization and changing of business processes.
  • Business solutions recommendations that satisfy client needs.
  • Preparation of documentation (diagrams of business processes, process descriptions, rules, user guides, etc.).
  • Participation in the preparation of the Requirement Book for implementation of the ERP-system.
  • Monitoring of the business processes effectiveness and optimality.
  • Support the up to date description of the business processes.
  • Facilitating workshops and small group meetings.
  • Preparing and running training sessions.
SKILLS
  • Knowledge and experience in the structuring of business processes: purchasing, sales, production, logistics and warehouse.
  • Knowledge of the ERP-systems (Oracle, Axapta, SAP, etc.).
  • Fluent in English.
  • Time management skills.
  • Planning and analytical skills.
  • Practical skills in writing technical requirements for software elaboration.
  • Advanced computer knowledge.
  • Advanced verbal and communication skills.
  • Analytical skills.
Occasional national or overseas travels are to be anticipated. APPLY

Business Analyst - Forecaster / Data Miner (M/F)

Reports to the Director of Research, in collaboration with the teams on site.

REQUIREMENTS
  • You elaborate forecasting sales models to guarantee the accuracy of sales and optimize the different retail businesses (supply chain, pricing, promotions…).
  • You validate the results in real conditions with customers, you analyze the difference between the forecasted results and the achieved ones and you propose corrective updates of the methodologies.
  • You participate to the integration of the methods into our software's to provide users with optimal real-time forecasts.
SKILLS
  • Master degree in information technology, statistics or actuarial sciences.
  • A first experience in an IT department or in retail or knowledge in current forecasting models is recommended.
  • Fluent in English.
Occasional national or overseas travels are to be anticipated. APPLY

Business Analyst (M/F)

Reports to the Director of Research, in collaboration with the teams on site.

REQUIREMENTS
  • Writing detailed business requirements while identifying, tracking and resolving business systems issues.
  • Analyzing and document stakeholder needs using requirements gathering methodologies.
  • Business solutions recommendations that satisfy client needs.
  • Creating detailed specifications from which software programs will be written.
  • Preparing and executing test plans.
  • Facilitating workshops and small group meetings.
  • Preparing and running training sessions.
SKILLS
  • Advanced computer knowledge.
  • Advanced verbal and communication skills.
  • Analytical skills.
  • Retail knowledge is a plus.
Occasional national or overseas travels are to be anticipated. APPLY

Project Manager - Analytics Solutions For Retail (M/F)

As a team leader for the analytics projects you will report to the research director.

REQUIREMENTS
  • Customize our analytics standard solutions to meet the customer specificities.
  • Certificate the implemented solutions according to the customer needs.
  • Coordinate and collaborate with the teams involved in the project.
  • Implement the solutions in accordance with the agreed deadlines.
  • Support change management.
SKILLS
  • Master degree in information technology, applied mathematics, statistics or actuarial sciences.
  • A first experience in retail, more specifically in sales forecasting and data analysis.
  • Having ability for analysis and data synthesis.
  • Adaptability, communication and management seniority.
  • Fluent in English.
Occasional national or overseas travels are to be anticipated. APPLY

Project Manager - Technical Integration (M/F)

As technical project manager, you will participate with Soft Solutions to the major international leaders of retail business projects and fulfill the various functions.

REQUIREMENTS
  • Responsible of Soft Solutions' integration techniques at the client's site in collaboration with our partners.
  • Preparation of the project schedule in collaboration with the project managers.
  • Resources follow-up.
  • Definition of the technical architecture and the flow of data exchange with the client and our technical teams.
  • Draw up of the conception.
  • Follow-up of the realization and the implementation of the product.
SKILLS
  • Master degree in Information Technology, Computer science or Computer Engineering.
  • A minimum 5 years equivalent experience as project manager or a proved experience in project management.
  • Experienced with Linux/Unix, Oracle, BEA Weblogic and IBM Websphere environments.
  • Good knowledge with J2EE architecture and seniority in SQL and PL/SQL.
  • Methodical and independent.
  • Possessing animation and communication skills.
  • Appreciating team work and willing to take initiatives.
  • Fluent in English.
Occasional national or overseas travels are to be anticipated. APPLY

Retail Business Consultant (M/F)

Following the first audit and analysis phase, you recommend functional and Métier solutions to our clients and you supervise their execution throughout and up to user training. Listening ability and good judgment are key factors in the success of your missions.

REQUIREMENTS

2-5 years experience in retail related functions at headquarters or store level as category manager, buyer, price manager, etc… Minimum Bachelors degree, Masters degree is better.

SKILLS
  • Strong experience in Retail Industry or retail related industry.
  • Must be a self-starter and adaptable.
  • Possess excellent analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Time management skills.
  • Presentation skills, including the development of presentations.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Mastering French and English.
  • Proficiency in other languages (Russian, Spanish) is an advantage.
Occasional national or overseas travels are to be anticipated. APPLY

Technical Consultant (M/F)

As a technical consultant at Soft Solutions, you will directly report to the technical manager and the functional project manager.

REQUIREMENTS

You will be mainly:

  • Defining the client's needs.
  • Defining the technical architecture in coherence with the client's strategy.
  • Supporting during the development phase.
  • Testing and operational implementation at the customer's side.
  • Supporting the projects teams.
  • Serving as support for different teams involved in the project.
  • Bringing technical expertise to projects you are related to and participating in improving the product.
  • Assuring Monitoring of technological development in your area of competence.
SKILLS
  • Master degree in Information Technology, Computer science or Computer Engineering.
  • Having an initial experience or done a considerable internship in the related field.
  • Good knowledge of Linux/Unix, Oracle, BEA Weblogic et IBM Websphere environments.
  • Good knowledge of J2EE architecture and mastering PL/SQL.
  • Possessing self motivation and communication skills.
  • Inquisitive, rigorous, and client oriented.
  • Appreciating team work and willing to take initiatives.
  • Fluent in English.
Occasional national or overseas travels are to be anticipated. APPLY

Technical Consultant -
Assistant Technical Project Management Integration (M/F)

As assistant technical project manager within the integration team, you will be participating to the integration of our solutions at the clients' side in accordance with our partners.

REQUIREMENTS

You will be mainly:

  • Participating in planning and project monitoring and reassemble alerts.
  • Participating in workshops, gathering customer requirements and the follow-up of the conception, the realization and the implementation of the project.
SKILLS
  • Master degree in Information Technology, Computer science or Computer Engineering.
  • Having an initial experience or carried out a considerable internship in the related field.
  • Knowledge of Linux/Unix, Oracle, BEA Weblogic et IBM Websphere environments.
  • Good knowledge of J2EE architecture and mastering SQL, PL/SQL is a plus.
  • Methodical and independent.
  • Possessing self motivation and communication skills.
  • Appreciating team work and willing to take initiatives.
  • Good English knowledge.
Occasional national or overseas travels are to be anticipated. APPLY

Technical Consultant -
Assistant Technical Project Management Integration

Assistance in integration project management for a minimum of 4 to 6 months. The internships will be held at Villeneuve d'Ascq with possible business trips to Paris or overseas. This requires a high English level and good communication skills. Possibility of recruitment after the training period.

GENERAL INFORMATION

You will be mainly:

  • Trainees profile: Students/ final year – final project internship.
  • Technological environment: SQL, PL/SQL, SGDB Oracle, Application servers (Weblogic, Websphere, Tomcat), Linux.
  • Technical Skills & experience: SQL, PL/SQL, Java.
DESCRIPTION OF THE MISSION

As an intern, you will:

  • Participate to the integration of our solutions (Feasibility study, Business rules specification, initialization, data recovery, interfaces, migration…).
  • Assist the project manager and his assistant(s) in project planning and organization during all project phases (study, specifications, Conception follow-up, testing and installation missions…).
Occasional national or overseas travels are to be anticipated. APPLY

Technical Consultant -
Interface Development And Tests

Development and interface tests in SQL & PL/SQL for a minimum of 3 months internship. It will be held at Villeneuve d'Ascq.

GENERAL INFORMATION
  • Trainees profile: 3rd or 4th academic year Students.
  • Technological environment: SQL, PL/SQL, SGDB Oracle, Application servers (Weblogic, Websphere, Tomcat), Linux.
  • Technical Skills & experience: Good knowledge in SQL and PL/SQL.
DESCRIPTION OF THE MISSION

As an intern, you will:

  • Participate to the integration of our solutions (initialization, Initial load, interfaces, migration…).
  • Assist the project manager and teams during all development phases, conception follow-up, testing and installation missions.
Occasional national or overseas travels are to be anticipated. APPLY

Technical Consultant -
Study Of Oracle Functionalitites 11g

Available for a period of minimum 4 to 6 months with a possibility to achieve the training through a work/study joint agreement between your school and Soft Solutions. The internship will be held at Villeneuve d'Ascq with a possibility of recruitment after the training period.

GENERAL INFORMATION
  • Trainees profile: Students between the 4th and the 5th academic year or Student during final year – final project internship.
  • Educational background: BE in Computer Engineering or System Engineering.
  • Technological environment: SGDB Oracle, Linux.
  • Technical Skills & experience: primary knowledge in Oracle DB and willing to perform your knowledge in Oracle DB.
DESCRIPTION OF THE MISSION

As an intern, you will:

  • Using Oracle RAC:
    • Creation of Oracle clusters
    • Deployment of Soft Solutions applications
    • Demonstration of cluster properties: failover, load balancing
    • Implementation constraints:
      • Using ASM: impacts on machine maintenance, etc…
      • Impact on infrastructure: file system, hour Synchronization system.
    • Monitoring: which tools are used to monitor a cluster?
    • Documentation: Writing deployment documentation.
  • Using Active DataGuard:
    • Creation of an Active level DataGuard.
    • Deployment for application.
    • Using DataGuard for processes like reporting, workflow, etc…
    • Putting in evidence the properties of the replicated instances: reading only, reasonable delay for replication (milliseconds, seconds, minutes), etc…
    • Documentation: writing a deployment documentation.
  • Performance analysis tools:
    • Determination of a set of performance analysis tools: stats_pack, SQL Access Advisor, etc…
    • Implementation of each selected tools.
    • Putting ahead the "pros/cons" of each tool.
    • Comparison.
    • Documentation.
Occasional national or overseas travels are to be anticipated. APPLY

Retail Business Analysis / Client Support

Department: Retail Business Analysis / Client Support
Primary Location: North America - Canada - Ontario - Toronto
Reports To: Business Unit Leader
Approved by: Chief Executive Officer
Employment Type: Regular
Schedule: Full Time
Revision Date: 22 June 2012
Effective Date: 25 June 2012

Purpose

The Business Analyst is responsible for a full range of activities which ensure the operational effectiveness and excellence of the business unit. The Business Analyst will design and document workflow and make appropriate recommendations that will positively impact operational effectiveness. The Business Analyst will track and analyze business unit trends and make appropriate recommendations that will positively impact the unit. The Business Analyst will be the functional expert on the specified application(s) he/she will be the sole point of contact between the business unit and information technology's application development specialist at the technology laboratory (a.k.a., the LAB).

Duties
  • Draw out requirements using interviews, document analysis, requirements workshops, surveys, site visits, business process descriptions, use cases, scenarios, business analysis, task and workflow analysis.
  • Critically evaluate information gathered from multiple sources, reconcile conflicts, decompose high-level information into details, abstract up from low-level information to a general understanding, and distinguish user requests from the underlying true needs.
  • Proactively communicate and collaborate with external and internal customers to analyze information needs and functional requirements and deliver the following artifacts as needed: (Functional requirements (Business Requirements Document), Use Cases, GUI, Screen and Interface designs)
  • Utilize your experience in using enterprise-wide requirements definition and management systems and methodologies required.
  • Successfully engage in multiple initiatives simultaneously.
  • Work independently with users to define concepts and under direction of project managers.
  • Drive and challenge business units on their assumptions of how they will successfully execute their plans.
  • Strong analytical and product management skills required, including a thorough understanding of how to interpret customer business needs and translate them into application and operational requirements.
  • Proven strong inter-personal skills, excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to interact professionally with a diverse group, executives, managers, and subject matter experts.
  • Prepare and instruct training sessions.
  • Facilitating workshops and small group sessions.
  • Serves as the conduit between the customer community (internal and external customers) and the software development team through which requirements flow.
  • Develop requirements specifications according to standard templates, using natural language.
  • Collaborate with developers and subject matter experts to establish the technical vision and analyze tradeoffs between usability and performance needs.
  • Be the liaison between the business units, technology teams and support teams.
Project Management
  • Works directly with appropriate Soft Solutions' LAB personnel to understand project concept, objectives and approach.
  • Takes assigned project from original concept through final implementation.
  • Defines project scope and objectives.
  • Creates and maintains project schedules by developing project plans and specifications, estimating time requirements, establishing deadlines, monitoring milestone completion, tracking all phases of the project product/service lifecycle, providing timely reporting of issues that impact project progress, coordinating actions, and resolving conflicts. This includes documenting, prioritizing and tracking requests (changes, requests, etc.) and coordinating with individuals responsible to control and standard change request protocols.
  • Conducts project meetings.
  • Meets with project team(s) regularly to review project deliverables and deadlines.
  • Meets with appropriate personnel for periodic reviews of prototypes and final products.
  • Provides single point of contact for assigned projects.
  • Coordinates interaction and communication among LAB personnel.
  • Identifies and coordinates assignments of internal resources and external contractors to meet Soft Solutions' project requirements.
Business Analysis and Reporting
  • Assists Business Unit Leader in developing tactical and strategic product, services and/or programs to support the business unit's goals (financial, quality, production, customer service, operational efficiency, market share, etc.).
  • Works closely with LAB personnel and business partners to identify and maximize opportunities to use information and technology to improve product, service and/or program business processes.
  • Reviews, analyzes, and creates detailed documentation of business systems and user needs, including workflow, program functions, and steps required to develop or modify computer programs.
  • Consults with the Lab personnel to determine business, functional and technical requirements for specified applications.
  • Coordinates the development of all approved versions of business and functional specifications for specified applications. Reviews use cases and other technical documents with IT project staff to ensure business requirements are adequately reflected in technical planning documents.
  • Develops effective reporting tools for the business unit.
  • Analyzes the business unit's activities and trends and compares analyses against the service standards and best practices. Presents findings and works with the Business Unit Leader and other personnel to identify and implement strategies that will address tactical and strategic goals.
  • Prepares routine reports (financial, quality, production, customer service, operational efficiency, market share, etc.).
  • Analyzes trends and recommends adjustments address and/or capitalize on trends.
Quality Assurance and Testing
  • Defines, develops and implements quality assurance practices and procedures, end user test plans and other QA assessments.
  • Works with the LAB to conduct testing to meet project timelines. Soft Solutions uses an iterative development process that requires Quality Assurance Test (QAT) protocol testing as needed depending upon the project schedule.
Minimum Requirements
  • 2-10+ years experience in retail related functions at headquarters or store level as category manager, buyer, price manager, front-line staff, etc
  • A Bachelor's degree from a recognized tertiary institute or equivalent experience in business, retail, financial services or related field is required.


Send your resume and cover letter to hr-ssca@ibs-softsolutions.com

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