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Project manager, front-end developer, intern and 23 more

March 30, 2012 by

We’re excited to bring you our 97th 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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PeggyBank – Executive Assistant (Omaha)

PeggyBank converts home movies, photos, slides and negatives into digital content that is hosted online and sharable through social networking platforms.

The Executive Assistant will conduct a range of assignments derived from the duties and responsibilities of the executive(s) served; specific functions performed for the assigned executive / executives include, but are not limited to: coordinating and maintaining the appointment calendars; gathering and abstracting materials for such events as meetings, conferences and presentations; administering travel arrangements and related travel and entertainment expense reports; answering and screening incoming calls; reviewing and categorizing incoming correspondence / memoranda / emails; preparing routine correspondence, memoranda and e-mail responses; arranging staff receptions / lunches / dinners; attending staff meetings and taking and editing notes of such meetings; maintaining contact lists and databases.

For more information on how to apply, contact: James Simon at JRSimon@peggybank.com

AppShark – Marketing Interns (Omaha)

AppShark delivers value-driven innovative software solutions for our customers and partners by helping them build Applications from vision to production. 

Marketing Interns with AppShark are able to hit the ground running, using their marketing knowledge to help a fast growing company with a global reach change the technology landscape. Supported by our group of specialists, training programs and mentoring opportunities, interns have access to the resources, products and assistance they need to help get their careers started, and build a strong working knowledge of Marketing best practices, including the latest in Social Media, Sales and Web development resources.

For more information contact, Matt Dillon, at matt.dillon@appshark.com

Infogroup – Senior Product Manager (Omaha)

Infogroup helps companies increase sales and customer loyalty through high-value data and innovative multi-channel digital and offline marketing solutions.  

As a Senior Product Manager you will drive product throughout the product lifecycle for one of our flagship lead generation platforms. You will gather and prioritize product and customer requirements, define product vision and strategy, and effectively communicate the vision to internal and external stakeholders. You will partner with Product Marketing and will be responsible for managing the product offering and line of business. You will take ownership over your daily projects and share your innovative ideas with your colleagues. Your business savvy will enable you to navigate roadblocks and devise a path forward which serves Infogroup and its customers.

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Verdis Group – Intern (Omaha)

Verdis Group is a sustainability consulting firm.

Verdis Group, LLC is seeking qualified individuals for a summer internship. Ideal candidates will likely be nearing the completion of their secondary education, be adept at managing multiple responsibilities simultaneously, have wizard-like data analysis and writing skills, and have a passion for sustainability. The skills and abilities necessary to sufficiently perform the duties are varied and require the individual to be adept at many tasks. The position requires flexibility, attention to detail, and enthusiasm for the work. 

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Hudl – Coach Support Specialist (Lincoln)

Hudl is web-based software that helps sports teams connect around the video and data they need to win.

We’re hiring 2 in: Lincoln, NE – Start dates in May and June. Do you love football? Good. Because for you, there isn’t a better job on the planet. If you:

  • Love seeing the world through someone else’s eyes and helping them solve problems.
  • Quickly answer your friends’ cries for help with technology, relationships, or life in general.
  • Love working with coaches and want to help them win.
  • Have a college degree and want to have an identity in a family-style company.
  • Can prove that you are better than “good at communicating”—written and verbal.
  • Are naturally social and enjoy talking on the phone and sending emails.
  • Like being a part of a smart team and working with them to Dominate.

Hudl – Quality Assurance Analyst (Lincoln)

Hudl is web-based software that helps sports teams connect around the video and data they need to win.

Do you love football? Good. Because for you, there isn’t a better quality assurance job on the planet. If you:

  • Love to break stuff.
  • Push the boundaries and tinker with things to understand how and why they work.
  • Have a passion for software.
  • Love working with coaches and want to help them win.
  • Earned your college degree and want to have an identity in a growing company.
  • Can prove that you are better than “good at communicating”—written and verbal.
  • Are anxious to “attack pattern delta” a test plan alongside developers and designers.
  • Like being a part of a smart team that moves fast and pushes the limits of what the web can do.

Hudl – UI Designer (Nebraska)

Hudl helps teams connect around the video and data they need to win with simple online software.

Do you love sports? Good. Because for you, there isn’t a better UI job on the planet. Feel free to impress us with your visual design talent but realize that’s not all you’ll be doing. You should be familiar with web technologies but you’ll be working right alongside amazing dev talent. No “throwing it over the wall” at our office. If you:

  • Love seeing the world through someone else’s eyes building an interface that fits their mental model of the world.
  • Are anxious to work on a variety of platforms and products (iPad, iPhone, Android, web app, thick-client desktop, etc.)
  • Can tell the story of a product or service with sharp copy and crisp imagery.
  • Sketch out your ideas on paper before you dive into your prototyping tool of choice (Photoshop, Illustrator, HTML & CSS)
  • Know which details matter and how to push back and say “no.”
  • Communicate your designs with developers and managers using the appropriate media and fidelity.
  • Think that copywriting is crucial to building a great UI.
  • Can’t wait to see real people use your designs in usability studies—even if it makes you grit your teeth.

Hudl – Dev Ops (Nebraska)

Hudl helps teams connect around the video and data they need to win with simple online software.

Do you love working with large systems? Good. Because for you, there isn’t a better dev ops job on the planet. Coaches and athletes love us because we make watching and analyzing video online so damn easy. If you:

  • Understand the benefits and tradeoffs between SQL and NoSQL databases.
  • Were excited when RabbitMQ finally added active-active HA clustering.
  • Want to automate anything and everything related to the production system.
  • Sprint to bring servers back online when they melt down. Once everything is stable, you “sherlock” the root cause and permanently fix it.
  • Believe all developers should understand how to write scalable and performant code, and you want to teach them.
  • Are as comfortable writing C# as you are a Bash script.
  • Want to work on a large, complex, mission-critical system.

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Hudl – Software Developer (Nebraska)

Hudl helps teams connect around the video and data they need to win with simple online software.

Do you love football? Good. Because for you, there isn’t a better software development job on the planet. If you:

  • Have experience coding at all levels of a web-app stack: from the HTML/CSS to JavaScript all the way down to the database.
  • Translate real-world problems into elegant code solutions.
  • Understand the balancing act between crafting a robust, lasting solution and banging something out right now.
  • Are excited to have your work used by real people to solve real problems.
  • Hate the idea of being a cog in the machine—you want to own your features.
  • Have a passion for code. You take pride in your Stack Overflow reputation, side projects, or open source contributions.

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Hudl – Project Manager (Lincoln)

Hudl is web-based software that helps sports teams connect around the video and data they need to win.

Do you love football? Good. Because for you, there isn’t a better job on the planet. If you:

  • Have experience managing multiple, fast-paced software projects simultaneously.
  • Understand code and can speak the language of developers.
  • Are an Agile/scrum ninja. You understand when more process and structure are needed, and when they need to get out of the way.
  • Love collaborating with testers, designers, and developers to crank out awesome products.
  • Earned your college degree and want to have an identity in a growing company.
  • Can translate a product vision into specific tasks.
  • Thrive under pressure and can help drive a team to hit deadlines.

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Torsion Mobile – Intern (Des Moines)

Torsion Mobile is a firm building tools for marketing, design and web professionals to create mobile websites.

We need a social media intern! You’ll work out of our Des Moines headquarters and we’ll drop you right into the thick of things — we can promise you’ll learn a lot about mobile technology, startup life, and how cutting-edge technology is designed, produced, tested and released. You might even (eek!) be exposed to some coding. Or at least, coding geeks. The internship is 10-15 hours a week. Unfortunately, we can’t pay you, but we’ll give you a killer recommendation letter and experience you can’t get anywhere else.

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Torsion Mobile – Sales Team Member (Des Moines)

Torsion Mobile is a firm building tools for marketing, design and web professionals to create mobile websites.

As part of the Sales team, you’ll have the opportunity to introduce creative professionals across the world to our new product, Mojaba. You’ll build lasting relationships as a true partner to our agency customers. Expect to sing the praises of Mojaba and to help our customers solve client problems when our product isn’t the best fit. You’ll need to be fearless about meeting new people, organized in fulfilling your commitments and ready to go the extra mile to be a true partner. Prior experience selling to creative professionals and ad agencies is a bonus.

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Torsion Mobile – Developer (Des Moines)

Torsion Mobile is a firm building tools for marketing, design and web professionals to create mobile websites.

As a developer at Torsion Mobile, you will help design, develop and implement our new mobile SaaS solution, Mojaba™ codenamed “Project M” (catchy, right?). We need experienced PHP developers. We would also like candidates to have some experience with an object-oriented PHP MVC framework. Experience with jQuery or backbone.js would be beyond awesome.

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T8 Webware – Administrative Assistant (Des Moines)

T8 Webware provides custom-branded mobile applications, websites and personalized payment card services to financial institutions.

The Administrative Assistant at T8 Webware is responsible for data entry and filing in accounting along with project setup-related activities. Reporting to the Business Manager, the Administrative Assistant will provide daily administrative support to the Chief Executive Officer and Business Manager. The Administrative Assistant will be accountable for entering and maintaining accurate data in a timely manner.

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T8Webware – Sales and Sales Management (Des Moines)

T8 Webware provides custom-branded mobile applications, websites and personalized payment card services to financial institutions.

Now seeking highly-motivated Sales Executives with management potential who have an understanding of financial services and/or web-based technology sales. You will be responsible for the entire sales cycle, including selling and coordinating webinars with Community Banks and Credit Unions over the phone. Compensation is base plus un-capped commission structure.

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Spinutech – Web Developer (Cedar Falls/Des Moines, Iowa) 

Spinutech is an Iowa web design, web development and web strategy company.

We are seeking a web developer to build, enhance and maintain ASP.NET web applications, mostly utilizing the mySQL database platform. Responsibilities will include enhancing and deploying our proprietary content management and e-commerce frameworks. This person will utilize a variety of technologies, including ASP.NET, VB.NET, mySQL, JavaScript, and AJAX in a Windows Server / IIS environment.This person will work with a project/account manager to enhance and deploy existing web applications, and occasionally build custom web applications. The candidate must be comfortable with a fast-paced, rapidly-changing, project team where system requirements and customer needs mold the development efforts.

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Solum – Software Engineers (Omaha)

Solum builds advanced soil nutrient measurement systems that enable farmers and growers to get accurate, high-density information on their soils.

We are looking for talented and passionate software engineers to design and build our data management systems, develop advanced analysis tools to leverage this data for agricultural management, and create web-based front-ends for data analysis and visualization. 

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GreenMail Inc –  Business Development (Des Moines)

GreenMail Inc is an Iowa Technology company that helps companies all over the world with permission-based email newsletters, advertisements & e-cards.

GreenMail is looking for a few people to help continue our incredible growth! If you’re the right person we’ll give you the opportunity to be part of the reward of building an amazing company with great potential for success from the early stages. Gaining new business through sales efforts, social media, networking events and partnership channels. This position is responsible for developing and executing the best, email marketing campaign strategies to our customers. Experiences with Marketing, Advertising and Social Media skills are beneficial to this position. We offer a competitive compensation package. 

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The Integer Group – Assistant Account Executive (Des Moines)

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

We have an immediate opening for an Assistant Account Executive (AAE) to work in on our Account Service. The AAE is responsible for coordinating product/feature information for full line catalogs for the client brands. The AAE is a secondary liaison between the Client contacts and the agency and is responsible for providing support and back-up for the Account Service team. This role is also responsible for project management and other tasks that are assigned.

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Syncbak – Senior iOS Developers (Marion, Iowa)

Syncbak is an internet television start-up with technologies that enable television stations to stream live and stored content to viewers one-to- one on internet-enabled devices.

Position Description:

  • Design and develop cutting-edge, complex mobile applications using the iOS development platform.
  • Strong experience with all iPhone and iPad platforms using iOS 5.x
  • Objective –C with a portfolio of completed applications and/or 3+ years working in the mobile iOS environment
  • Proven understanding of iPhone/iPad application architecture, deployment, implementation, and configuration
  • Strong familiarity with the iOS SDK to implement features depending on location services, push notifications, audio/video, touch and gesture frameworks, etc.
  • Mac OS X experience desirable
  • Understanding of HTTP services (XML and/or JSON)
  • Understanding of streaming technologies highly desirable
  • Strong user experience/user design for iOS platform a plus

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Syncbak – Senior Android Developers (Marion, Iowa)

Syncbak is an internet television start-up with technologies that enable television stations to stream live and stored content to viewers one-to- one on internet-enabled devices.

Position Description:

  • Design and develop cutting-edge, complex mobile applications using the Android development platform and libraries
  • Strong understanding of the different versions of Android and how to tackle and troubleshoot OS/device specific issues
  • Strong experience working with the Android SDK and application framework
  • Experience utilizing web services on the Android platform
  • Experience with Flash video streaming and other streaming technologies a plus
  • Strong user experience/user design for Android platform
  • Understanding of SQL Server and .NET experience a plus

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Syncbak – Senior Flash Developers (Marion, Iowa)

Syncbak is an internet television start-up with technologies that enable television stations to stream live and stored content to viewers one-to- one on internet-enabled devices.

Position Description:

  • Strong understanding and knowledge of the Flash CSS environment.
  • Thorough knowledge of Flash, Flex, and Air APIs.
  • Proficiency in ActionScript 3.0, CSS, javascript, HTML, XML, etc.
  • Understanding of Flash streaming technologies including the Flash Media Server and Flash Media Live Encoder
  • In depth understanding of other streaming technologies and architectures a plus (CDN’s, Amazon S3, etc.)

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Syncback – Streaming Media Architects (Marion, Iowa)

Syncbak is an internet television start-up with technologies that enable television stations to stream live and stored content to viewers one-to- one on internet-enabled devices.

Position Description:

  • Provide design guidance for developers relative to streaming technologies for mobile, smart TV’s, and the web.
  • Working experience with live streaming.
  • Thorough understanding of diverse streaming technologies, protocols, and platforms (RTP, RTMP, HTTP Live Streaming (HLS), Flash Media Server/Flash Media Live Encoder, WOWZA, Microsoft, etc.)
  • Understanding of Amazon’s S3 environment
  • In depth knowledge of WOWZA configuration and plug-in capabilities
  • In depth knowledge of video en coding and transcoding standards (H.264, MPEG-4, etc.)
  • Understanding of how to utilize CDNs to support large volumes of viewers
  • Understanding of network latency and buffering requirements for consumption of video on various devices

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Syncbak – Senior Database Developers (Marion, Iowa)

Syncbak is an internet television start-up with technologies that enable television stations to stream live and stored content to viewers one-to- one on internet-enabled devices.

Position Description:

  • Thorough understanding of the elements of database design and implementation
  • Deep understanding of data modeling and entity relationships
  • Ability to translate user business requirements into a database model
  • Expert in TSQL and writing stored procs, functions, etc.
  • Report writing/Reporting Services and the ability to create a front-facing reporting application for our customers
  • Database tuning and optimization
  • .Net development experience in C# using MVC architecture a plus
  • Knowledge of Business Intelligence solutions a plus

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Syncbak – Senior .Net Developers (Marion, Iowa)

Syncbak is an internet television start-up with technologies that enable television stations to stream live and stored content to viewers one-to- one on internet-enabled devices.

Position Description:

  • Thorough understanding of the .Net framework using C# to design, implement, deploy, and support high traffic, high availability web and windows applications.
  • Experience developing web services
  • Expert in C#, javascript, jquery, HTML, DHTML, XML, AJAX, JSON, etc.
  • Understanding of MVC highly desirable
  • SQL Server experience a plus

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Think Big Partners – Front End Developer (Kansas City)

Think Big Parters is startup accelerator. 

If you are a Rockstar Front End developer with client support experience, please read on!

What you need for this position:

  • 2-4 years of web-based technical experience
  • 1 year of customer support experience preferred
  • Work-related project management experience
  • Must Be Entrepreneurial Minded. Working on your own pet project is encouraged!
  • Must be professional, highly motivated and able to thrive in a multi-task environment
  • Ability to maintain a high level of professional demeanor working with clients
  • Attention to detail

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