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March 16, 2012 by

We’re excited to bring you our 95th Opportunities on the Prairie today from all over the region. If you have an opportunity to add, please register your positions using our Job Board Submission form that will help us to list the available jobs in a timely manner with the correct information. Submit your available positions by noon each Thursday to be included in the weekly Friday post.

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Volano Solutions – Intern (Omaha)

Volano Solutions develops web-based solutions. 

This position is a cross between an account manager, an office manager and an executive assistant. This is the ideal position for someone who wants to be exposed to an array of different things in startup culture and gain wonderful experience working with a cool group in technology. 

For more information contact Rod Smith, rod@volanosolutions.com

Oriental Trading Company – Manager of E-mail Marketing (Omaha)

Oriental Trading Company promotes fun in how we take care of our employees and our customers.

As our Manager of E-mail Marketing, you will be responsible for developing, directing the contact strategy for electronic communications and the creation, integration and management of electronic content in to the web sites. This position will also drive the growth and retention of the email customer file through targeted segmentation, modeling of the email file, partnership marketing and additional marketing means.

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Omaha World-Herald – Online Editor (Omaha)

Omaha World-Herald is the primary daily newspaper of Nebraska.

Omaha.com is looking for a creative, driven online editor to join its growing digital staff. The successful candidate will have a background in broadcast journalism, with the ability to host webcasts, write scripts, as well as shoot and edit video — for a variety of news, sports and entertainment coverage. Daily planning and execution of our social media strategy is an important part of this position’s daily duties.

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Omaha World-Herald – Senior Software Developer (Omaha)

Omaha World-Herald is the primary daily newspaper of Nebraska.

Come work for the number 1 website in the Omaha metro area, Omaha.com.  Help design and build web applications, serving news related, social content and features on Facebook and mobile (iOS, Android). Produce with a strong focus on quality, performance, re-use and an excellent user experience. We are a small team and growing with start-up roots and work in a fun, fast paced environment. Be a part of redefining how news content is created, shared and consumed.

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Proxibid – Software Engineer (Omaha)

Proxibid brings real live auctions online around the world.

We are looking for talented Software Engineers! Join our exclusive technology team in one of the fastest growing entrepreneurial companies in the region to lead the development of an exciting new vision for the Web. We work hard and we have fun!

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Proxibid – Accounting Manager (Omaha)

Proxibid brings real live auctions online around the world.

As an Accounting professional for Proxibid, you’ll join an exclusive finance team in one of the fastest growing companies in the region to lead the development of an exciting new vision for the Web. We’re focused on creating an extremely social and engaging experience for employees, users and business owners.

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Hurrdat – Account Manager, Unpaid Intern (Lincoln)

Hurrdat is a marketing agency specializing in social media. 

We are seeking an intern in account management! Are you a social media aficionado? Do you read Silicon Prairie on the reg? Does strategy creation intrigue you like nothing else? Are you a people person? Read on.

This account management position will be responsible for the following:

- Writing and distributing compelling content for client’s social pages
– Monitoring social sites for fan interaction
– Participating in overall strategy brainstorming sessions
– Weekly communication with clients
– Keeping up with relevant news in clients’ industries

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Hurrdat – Graphic Design, Unpaid Intern (Lincoln)

Hurrdat is a marketing agency specializing in social media. 

We are seeking a graphic design intern! Do you have good taste? Are you into branding? Can you absolutely kill it in Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign? Read on.This creative position will be responsible for the following:

- Coordinating with Account Managers and clients for design projects
– Creating and maintaining ongoing relationships with clients
– Designing custom Twitter backgrounds, Facebook cover photos and profile pictures
– Participating in overall strategy brainstorming sessions
– Assisting with the design of the Hurrdat website

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NUtech Ventures – Web Developer Intern (Lincoln)

NUtech Ventures is the nonprofit responsible for building partnerships between the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and the private sector.

NUtech Ventures is searching for an entrepreneurial, super-talented student coder to help build and maintain our e-commerce and corporate websites.The Opportunity: Use your computer and web programming skills*Learn about diverse areas of research on campus. Make valuable connections with University faculty and the business communityProjects and Responsibilities. This position will to test, upload, and maintain software, web apps, and digital content created at the University.

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NUtech Ventures – Graphic Design Intern (Lincoln)

NUtech Ventures is the nonprofit responsible for building partnerships between the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and the private sector.

Do you have a passion for innovative, dynamic design concepts? Do you want to see your design through from concept to execution? Then we need you!The Graphic Design Intern is responsible for designing print and electronic marketing materials. This is a great chance for a student to obtain real world work experience and develop a wide array of pieces for a portfolio. Projects and Responsibilities: Create innovative designs that support our brand. Projects will include web design, promotional items, and special event branding. Qualifications: Proficiency in design software including In Design and other Adobe products*Organization and self-driven initiative are necessary. Experience with web design preferred

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NUtech Ventures – Entrepreneur-in-Residence (Lincoln)

NUtech Ventures is the nonprofit responsible for building partnerships between the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and the private sector.

An Entrepreneur in Residence (EiR) will provide support, expertise, and experience to startup companies formed through NUtech in the engineering or software development fields. The EiR will work with University of Nebraska-Lincoln faculty, post-docs, and students who have entered into a research commercialization partnership with NUtech Ventures.This is a one year contracted position, with a mutual option to extend the position.

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DivvyHQ – Lead PHP Developer Job (Kansas City)

DivvyHQ is a PHP/MySQL/Wordpress shop. 

Fast-moving, Kansas City-based startup is seeking a full-time PHP website application developer to help us continue to build our application. You’ll work directly with our leadership team to build upon the existing functionality and help us make decisions about new functionality. We’re not just looking for a “coder” to sit and bang out a list of functionality. We’re looking for a developer who can take the lead and isn’t afraid of the challenges that come with working with a startup tech firm. 

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Sporting Innovations – Quality Assurance Analyst (Kansas City)

Sporting Innovations is a sports technology company focused on developing and deploying next-generation technology to support the sports and entertainment industry and patrons.

Sporting Innovations is seeking a full-time Quality Assurance Analyst with the skills to excel in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment. The ideal candidate will have experience with testing and designing test cases and a working knowledge of data models and the relationships between data elements. The Quality Assurance Analyst is responsible for enhancing and maintaining our software solutions by following test procedures associated with our software development life cycle processes.

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StaffNinja – Developer Intern (Des Moines)

StaffNinja seeks to change how job recruiting gets done.

Looking for developers with ASP.Net MVC 3, C# 4.5, SQL Server / MySQL, jQuery, HTML5, CSS3, MongoDB / CouchDB, KnockoutJS, 3rd Party APIs (Twilio, Mailgun, LinkedIn, etc). And plenty other awesome stuff. You will get a deep dive into designing software from end to end with a fun startup.

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StaffNinja – Design Intern (Des Moines)

StaffNinja seeks to change how job recruiting gets done.

Looking for a desinger skilled in designing mockups, UIs, prototypes in Photoshop / HTML. We’ll need a candidate looking to turn his or her awesome designs into functional CSS / HTML and integrate into our web / mobile web app.

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StaffNinja – Marketing Intern (Des Moines)

StaffNinja seeks to change how job recruiting gets done.

This marketing intern will focus on all things digital marketing from PR to leadgen to online advertising to SEO. The sky is the limit and you can pretty much do what you want as long as it’s measurable.

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Hatchlings – Server Wizard / Optimization Genie (Des Moines)

Hatchlings is a Facebook application dubbed the World’s Largest egg hunt.

We need a ninja to help us scale. If your idea of fun is delving into memcached instances, composing beautiful my.cnfs, outwitting SpamAssassins, and tuning MySQL queries we want to talk to you. One of the coolest parts about working for Hatchlings is that your code affects hundreds of thousands of people worldwide. There are immense technical challenges in scaling a site that has at times done more than 200 million pageviews in a month. 

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The Integer Group Experience – Marketing Strategist (Des Moines)

The Integer Group is one of the world’s fastest growing and leading retail and promotional marketing agencies.

The Experience Marketing Strategist plays a key role in the successful planning and implementation of multi-channel marketing strategies for client brands. The Experience Marketing Strategist will help create innovative ideas that tie web, mobile, email, search social and traditional advertising together to provide solutions based on consumer insight and data. The role is specifically responsible for continued development, education and integration of experience and relationship marketing principles within the Agency’s core capabilities.

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Goodsmiths – Frontend Engineer (Des Moines)

Goodsmiths is a social applications marketplaces for makers on the web.

The front-end engineer will help us push the boundaries of what is possible. You’ll work side by side with outstanding designers. You should be proficient in HTML, CSS and Javascript. You should appreciate the details that make a front-end user experience memorable, and demonstrate enthusiasm for new front-end technologies. 

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Goodsmiths – Developer Intern (Des Moines)

Goodsmiths is a social applications marketplaces for makers on the web.

Enrolled in a Central Iowa school? Enjoy working with Ruby or want to learn? Do you have a spare 10 – 15 hours a week? Do you want to work in a team laser focused on creating something big?

If you answered yes to all 4 of those questions, then lets talk. We’re just getting off the ground and are looking for a couple additional developers to help build out Goodsmiths with us. Rails experience is not required but development experience of some sort is required.

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Goodsmiths – Marketing Intern (Des Moines)

Goodsmiths is a social applications marketplaces for makers on the web.

Are you or will you be a Marketing major, and are currently looking for an awesome portfolio piece? We are looking for someone to help us build our marketing strategy and execute various marketing initiatives. From the day you start, you will:

  • Define, understand and build relationships with our customers
  • Determine and define the voice of our company
  • Help build our competitive analysis
  • Research online craft/handmade communities
  • Develop and execute strategy to interact with our customers in unique ways

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