Full-time Job Openings

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.Net Developer - Valorem Counsulting

August 6, 2014

General Description

Innovation, Aptitude and a distinct desire to learn are needed for this career opportunity.  We are seeking individuals with at least 2+ years of Microsoft development experience that are interested in a challenging and rewarding career in consulting. As a Valorem Consulting consultant you will have the opportunity to work with the latest Microsoft technologies and solutions in a dynamic work environment with some of the top talent in the industry. 

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Development experience within the .NET Framework (C# or VB.NET, ASP.NET) and SQL Server 2008/2012
  • Full lifecycle development experience
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related experience
  • Experience developing scalable applications
  • Able to work efficiently in teams and/or as an individual
  • Experience and ability to interact with clients
  • Good written and verbal communications
  • Minimal travel may be required
  • IntereAgile development
  • Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0+, 4.0+
  • HTML with exposure to HTML
  • XML
  • XSL
  • JavaScript
  • JavaScript libraries (jQuery, Knockout, Dojo or similar)
  • Interested in learning SharePoint technology 

Preferred Skills

  • MCSD Certification
  • Firm understanding of the Microsoft Solutions Framework
  • Experience with WPF & WCF
  • Working experience with SQL Server, SharePoint Server or Azure

Previous consulting experience

 

If interested email your resume to Craig Strohl at cstrohl@valoremconsulting.com.  Additionally if any applicant has questions or would like an update after they have submitted their resume he would be happy to answer them.

Business Intelligence Architect - Valorem Counsulting

August 6, 2014

Desired Skills and Experience

Skills:

  • Ability to define business and functional requirements
  • Ability to effectively translate functional requirements to technical architecture
  • Ability to lead a development team
  • Experience effectively working with business stakeholders
  • Microsoft BI certifications above SQL Server 2008 (nice to have)

Required Skills:

  • Practical understanding and implementation of the Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 (and forward) + BI stack (SQL, SSIS, SSRS, SSAS)
  • Practical application and understanding of relational modeling
  • Practical application and understanding of dimensional modeling
  • T-SQL ( 5+ years)
  • SSIS (5 + years)
  • SSRS (5 + years)
  • SSAS (3 + years)
  • Working knowledge of infrastructure including servers, SAN configurations and basic networking.

Additional Skills Desired:

  • SharePoint architecture (topology)
  • Power BI (on desktop and Office 365)
  • MDX and DAX
  • Tabular Models (Analysis Services 2012)
  • HD Insights (Hadoop)

 

If interested email your resume to Craig Strohl at cstrohl@valoremconsulting.com.  Additionally if any applicant has questions or would like an update after they have submitted their resume that I would be happy to answer them.

Business Intelligence Developer - Valorem Counsulting

August 6, 2014

Reports to: Business Intelligence Team Lead  

General Description

We are seeking individuals with at least 3+ years of Microsoft development experience that are interested in a challenging and rewarding career in consulting. As a Valorem Consulting consultant you will have the opportunity to work with the latest Microsoft technologies and solutions in a dynamic work environment with some of the top talent in the industry.

Responsibilities

  • Being a project team member on Microsoft solutions/projects
  • Creating functional design specifications, implementation, and testing
  • Working closely with customers to understand and manage expectations
  • Working within the guidelines of Valorem’s project and process management practices

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree or the equivalent work experience
  • Solid experience as a SQL Server 2005/2008 BI developer
  • Understanding of data quality practices and implementations with respect to data warehousing
  • Understanding of data management concepts such as master data management, process and business metadata and data profiling
  • Development experience in team environment with mid to high-end projects from inception through delivery with competency in most of the following areas
  • Logical and physical database design experience
  • SQL Server 2005/2008
  • RDBMS database development
  • ETL implementation using SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS)
  • BI presentation delivery utilizing SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
  • SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) or other BI tools including Excel/PowerPivot and thinking strategically from client's perspective to deploy correct solutions

If interested email your resume to Craig Strohl at cstrohl@valoremconsulting.com.  Additionally if any applicant has questions or would like an update after they have submitted their resume that he would be happy to answer them.

August 6, 2014

General Description

Our Kansas City cloud services team needs a Cloud Solutions Consultant for projects in the Kansas City and surrounding areas.  You will be working onsite and remotely performing Office 365 migrations from Exchange, SharePoint, Google Apps, Lotus Notes and other collaboration systems.  Other projects types may be considered as your skills and availability allow.

Responsibilities

You will be assisting our cloud architects and project managers in implementing solutions using the Valorem Project Delivery Experience, a Microsoft best practices-based methodology for delivering high-quality repeatable cloud-service project results to customers.

Projects are anticipated to be 80%+ in the Kansas City area.  Periodically, projects may require travel throughout the Midwest.  Generally, projects outside the area include a one-week kick-off onsite with the remainder of the project conducted remotely.  You must have reliable transportation and a valid driver’s license.  Some evening and weekend work may be required during customer conversions.

You must exercise excellent spoken and written English and will be required to log your time daily.  Applicants must reside within the Kansas City Metro area and will be working out of our Midtown offices when not onsite at a customer.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or the equivalent work experience
  • Microsoft Exchange (2003, 2007, 2010) administration
  • Windows Server (2003, 2008, 2008 R2) administration
  • Windows desktop (XP, Vista, 7) administration
  • Microsoft Office (2003, 2007, 2010) – especially Outlook (PST management & setup)
  • TCP/IP and basic LAN / WAN networking
  • Experience configuring mobile devices (phones and tablets) from multiple manufacturers
  • Documenting configurations via Microsoft Visio and Word
  • Working in fast-paced, challenging consulting roles
  • Interest in playing with the very latest emerging technologies
  • Being a team player and looking for additional opportunities within existing customers
  • Knowing when to ask for and how to obtain assistance
  • A dedication to customer service and a quality work ethic

Additional Desired Experience

  • PowerShell and scripting a big plus
  • Microsoft Lync and Communicator
  • Other e-mail systems (Google Apps, Lotus Notes, etc.)
  • SharePoint (2003, 2007, 2010) end-user and administration, not developer
  • E-mail and SharePoint migration experience a big plus
  • SQL Server (infrastructure management, not DBA)
  • Working with remote access technologies (RDP, LogMeIn, etc.)
  • E-mail hygiene products like Forefront Online Protection for Exchange (FOPE), Postini, & AppRiver
  • Antivirus and endpoint security products

If interested email your resume to Craig Strohl at cstrohl@valoremconsulting.com.  Additionally if any applicant has questions or would like an update after they have submitted their resume that he would be happy to answer them.

Developer - Valorem Counsulting

August 6, 2014

General Description

We are seeking individuals with at least 3+ years of Microsoft development experience that are interested in a challenging and rewarding career in consulting. As a Valorem Consulting consultant you will have the opportunity to work with the latest Microsoft technologies and solutions in a dynamic work environment with some of the top talent in the industry.

Responsibilities

  • Being a project team member on Microsoft solutions/projects
  • Creating functional design specifications, implementation, and testing
  • Working closely with customers to understand and manage expectations
  • Working within the guidelines of Valorem’s project and process management practices

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or the equivalent work experience
  • Full lifecycle development experience
  • Experience developing scalable applications
  • Able to work efficiently in teams and/or as an individual
  • Experience and ability to interact with clients
  • Good written and verbal communications
  • Minimal travel may be required
  • Interested in learning SharePoint technology
  • MCSD Certification
  • Firm understanding of the Microsoft Solutions Framework
  • Experience with WPF & Silverlight
  • Working experience with SQL Server, SharePoint Server or Azure
  • Good software testing skills
  • Previous consulting experience

If interested email your resume to Craig Strohl at cstrohl@valoremconsulting.com.  Additionally if any applicant has questions or would like an update after they have submitted their resume that he would be happy to answer them.

Junior Developer - Valorem Counsulting

August 6, 2014

General Description

We are seeking individuals with Microsoft development or educational experience that are interested in a challenging and rewarding career in consulting. As a Valorem Consulting consultant you will have the opportunity to work with the latest Microsoft technologies and solutions in a dynamic work environment with some of the top talent in the industry.

Responsibilities

  • Being a project team member on Microsoft solutions/projects
  • Creating functional design specifications, implementation, and testing
  • Working closely with customers to understand and manage expectations
  • Working within the guidelines of Valorem’s project and process management practices

Requirements

  • Practical experience developing software using C# 
  • Practical experience developing web applications using ASP.Net
  • Working knowledge of SQL
  • Solid understanding of object-oriented analysis and design.
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Math or related field

If interested email your resume to Craig Strohl at cstrohl@valoremconsulting.com.  Additionally if any applicant has questions or would like an update after they have submitted their resume that he would be happy to answer them.

SharePoint Developer - Valorem Counsulting

August 6, 2014

General Description

As a SharePoint Developer you will be part of a team of talented developers building internet, intranet, and extranet solutions using SharePoint for Fortune 500 and Fortune 1000 Clients. You will also be involved in designing, developing, and deploying custom web parts, web templates, workflows, and other solutions using SharePoint Foundation, working with and extending SharePoint services such as search services and FAST. As part of the SharePoint practice, you will be focused on developing unique and innovative SharePoint solutions that solve real-world problems.

You will participate in every phase of the development life cycle including analysis, architecture, design, coding, testing, and implementation. You will be working on a client's premises, as well as Valorem’s office, interacting firsthand with users. You will also experience a tremendous variety in the industries, companies, applications and technologies in which they work

Desired Skills and Experience

  • 3 or more years of development and design experience with the .NET platform is required.
  • Deep knowledge of Microsoft products including: Visual Studio .NET, C#, ASP.NET, Web Services.
  • Experience with Windows Workflow Foundation, WCF, JQuery, and PowerShell is strongly desired.
  • 3 or more years of database design and development experience with Microsoft SQL Server 2005 or above a plus
  • 3 or more years of SharePoint experience. Ideal candidates would have experience in administering and developing SharePoint solutions. SharePoint 2010 experience is required.
  • Strong ability to work in a customer interfacing environment.
  • Ability to quickly learn new concepts and software is necessary.
  • Exceptional leadership, communication and documentation skills.
  • Bachelors in Computer Science or Engineering or relevant experience

If interested email your resume to Craig Strohl at cstrohl@valoremconsulting.com.  Additionally if any applicant has questions or would like an update after they have submitted their resume that he would be happy to answer them.

Web Systems Engineer - Kansas State University Office of Mediated Education (OME)

August 1, 2014

 
The Kansas State University Office of Mediated Education (OME) in Manhattan, KS, is seeking applications for a Web Systems Engineer. This position provides services for the application and web development teams, including capacity planning, infrastructure design, and systems/software installation and maintenance.  The Web Systems Engineering team produces infrastructure to provide a reliable and stable environment for application development and deployment.
 
This position is eligible to promote to a Senior Web Systems Engineer.
 
Responsibilities

  • Administer servers including: Apache, JBoss/Tomcat, and others as needed
  • Maintain identical environments on development, alpha, beta, and production servers and ensure proper operation of these systems
  • Develop and maintain configuration management for infrastructure applications and configurations
  • Work with developers to troubleshoot problems on servers in all environments and assist with integration of new code into production systems
  • Develop and maintain tools for automation, monitoring, and capacity planning
  • Manage and maintain secure infrastructure
  • Research new products and technologies and recommend purchases
  • Manage server logs and produce reports for application development staff or clients as appropriate

 
Mandatory Qualifications

  • Associate degree in computer science or closely related field.  Two years’ relevant experience may be substituted for a degree.  (Does not replace additional experience required.)
  • 2+ years’ experience in systems engineering and/or administration
  • Experience with dynamic/interpreted programming languages, such as Perl, Python, Ruby, or shell scripting
  • Experience with automated monitoring and management of complex systems
  • Familiarity with Linux/UNIX/POSIX systems tooling
  • Strong programming skills with emphasis on systems and automation programming
  • Strong troubleshooting/debugging skills in systems and programming environments
  • Good verbal and written communication skills

       
Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, computer engineering, or related field
  • Experience maintaining enterprise level Java web application server
  • Experience with RDBMS, JBoss, Tomcat, Samba, Apache, LDAP
  • Understanding of network protocols with emphasis on those relating to web and application servers
  • Familiarity with common open source web service infrastructure
  • Experience with Kerberos, Active Directory, Shibboleth
  • Experience using Chef, or similar configuration management tools
  • Familiarity with principles of web systems capacity planning
  • Experience with virtual machine technology such as VMware, Amazon EC2, Virtualbox, Xen, or similar 


Salary Range: Commensurate with skills and experience

Applicants must submit: 

  1. Cover letter reflecting how skills meet the requirements of the position
  2. Resume
  3. Names, phone numbers, and email addresses of at least three professional references

 
Submit application materials electronically to itsemployment@k-state.edu
 
Screening of applications begins August 25, 2014, and will continue until position is filled.
 
Questions may be directed to Viki Horan at vhoran@k-state.edu
 
For a full listing of benefits please visit http://www.k-state.edu/hr/current-employees/benefits/
 
Kansas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.  Background check required. 

Web/Database Developer - College of Veterinary Medicine

August 7, 2014

The College of Veterinary Medicine is seeking applications for a term, unclassified, position as a Web/Database Developer. This position is primarily responsible for coordinating with the College of Veterinary Medicine and the Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory in the development and implementation of online and mobile applications including spatially enabled applications, as well as developing methods and tools to share/harvest information from the world-wide-web and participating diagnostic laboratories. Applicants must possess a Master’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Web Development or other related area. A Bachelor’s Degree and 3 years of experience in web and/or mobile application development can be substituted for a Master’s Degree. Five years of experience in web and/or mobile application development can also be substituted for a Master’s Degree. Applicants must have a minimum of 1 year of experience in programming/design and troubleshooting using HTML/XHTML, CSS, SQL, and PHP, ASP or JSP. Demonstrated working knowledge of network protocols (TCP, SSH, SFTP) as well as the ability to communicate effectively is also required. 

For full position advertisement see http://www.vet.k-state.edu/employment/. Screening of applicants begins on August 24, 2014 and will continue until the position has been filled. Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest, current resume, and contact information for three professional references to Jaci Begnoche, jbegnoche@vet.k-state.edu. KSU is an EOE of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans. Background check is required.