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HyVee: Information Technology Internship Summer 2016

Hy-Vee, Inc., is a progressive company working on a wide variety of technologies such as Mobile Computing, Virtualization, Supply Chain Optimization, Data Warehousing, Business Intelligence, Data Security, Computer Assisted Ordering, and Web and Mobile development.

The Information Technology department will be hiring 9 interns for the summer of 2016. This group will be visiting the stores to install and update Windows computer systems throughout Hy-Vee’s eight state area.  Tasks will include installing new servers, working with Active Directory and Hyper-V, as well as staging and deploying workstations.  We will be performing various other maintenance tasks and software updates.  We are looking for individuals currently studying for a degree in MIS, Computer Science, or some other technical field.  The necessary training required for this project will be provided.

The position will be Monday through Friday, with travel and overnight stays. The internship will begin in mid-May and conclude in mid-August.  All interns must have a valid driver’s license.  Travel expenses will be reimbursed.

Paid Internship: $15 hr.

For more information, candidates may send an email to ITCareers@hy-vee.com.

The deadline for applying is March 4th, 2016.

 If you are interested in this position, please apply online at Hy-Vee.com/Careers.

 

Lightedge: Technical Support Specialist

Lightedge

Kansas City Data Center |  9050 NE Underground Drive, Pillar 312 Kansas City, MO 64161

Part time or Full Time:  Full time

 Duties:

The Technical Support Specialist (TSS) is responsible for providing technical support to the majority of the LightEdge customer base, assisting the Client Implementation Group and Facilities Operations with installs and supporting the Premiere Support Group after hours or during periods of high ticket/call volume. The TSS will assist with dispatches to client location in the Kansas City metro area as needed. This person will work a variety of projects and audits as assigned by management. The TSS will be included in an On-Call rotation to handle emergency requests during non-traditional business hours.

  • Answer and respond to customer calls and emails
  • Effectively open and work support requests and escalate to the appropriate people/teams when necessary
  • Effectively communicate and work with customers regarding their technical support issue
  • Work on projects assigned by management
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications Needed:

  • Intermediate understanding of TCP/IP
  • Intermediate understanding of WAN/LAN
  • Intermediate understanding of Compute, Virtualization, and Storage Fundamentals
  • Strong troubleshooting and problem solving skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills for work in a collaborative team environment
  • Ability to multitask and operate with minimal supervision, adjusting priorities accordingly
  • Able to maintain professional demeanor under stress
  • Demonstrated willingness to learn and adapt to changes in technology

How to Apply:

  • Please email your resume and cover letter to Jenni Nordaker, Internal Recruiter, at jnordaker@lightedge.com or call for more information (515-471-1709)

 

Salary: Depending on Experience

Company website:

www.lightedge.com

LightEdge is an enterprise-grade cloud service provider and consulting company focused on the needs of small and medium-sized businesses with sophisticated, critical IT requirements. LightEdge offers employees a unique and fun work environment. We remain on the cutting edge of technological advancements and our fast pace atmosphere reflects this.

  

Dental Elements – Promotional Video

Title of Job: Promotional Video

Company Name and Location:

Dental Elements

11912 W Shawnee Mission Pkwy

Shawnee, KS 66216

Part Time or Full Time:

Single project, time depending on length of project

Duties:

Film and edit a promotional video, 1 to 2 minutes for social media

Qualifications Needed:

2nd year film student with editing experience

 

How to Apply:

Contact Pam at

pam@dentalelementskc.com

Salary:

To be determined, or someone who needs a class project

Company Website:

www.dentalelementskc.com

Heritage Computer Consulting & Services – Project Tracking Specialist

Heritage Computer Consulting & Services is a full service IT firm located in Overland Park. We service a wide variety of clients and differentiate ourselves by forming strong business to business relationships so we can provide tailored services.  We are growing and are adding a Project Tracking Specialist to our dynamic team of professionals.  This is a great opportunity for someone who is looking for growth in a technical company.

The Project Tracking Specialist will work directly with our Leads and Programmers to set and monitor project schedules, and ensure that the project progress is recorded in our software. The incumbent will also perform TFS User Testing and assist with managing the front desk as a backup.

Preferred candidates will have at least 5 years of professional work experience, preferably in a technical environment. Some skills in database or programming are highly desired.  The Specialist must be detail oriented and thrive in a fast paced, ever-changing environment.  A positive professional demeanor and a calm presence is essential.  Must communicate easily, be exceptionally organized and forward thinking.  Prior work experience must include the necessity to document fully and be a creative problem solver.

Heritage offers an exceptional family friendly work environment. Hours for this position will be 7:30 a.m. – 4:30 pm.  While some overtime may be required in exceptional circumstances that require responding to a customer deadline, it is not routine.  We offer extremely competitive benefits.  If you are seeking a fast paced job with a solid company who has been in business for 25 years, please send us your resume.  Email to HR along with salary requirements.

Website: http://www.hccsinc.com/

Heritage Computing

10104 W 105th St. Overland Park, KS 66212

Ph. 913-529-4227

EOE

 

US Bank – Hardware Support Specialist 2

Company Name and Location: U.S. Bank Olathe KS

 Part time or Full Time: Full Time Night Position

 Duties: See job requisition number (Link Below)

 Qualifications Needed:  See job requisition number (Link Below)

How to Apply:

To apply for the position go to: www.usbank.com/careers/index.html

Search for jobs in Olathe Kansas under Technology and Operations (TOS) Or search for job Requisition ID 160003155 = Hardware Support Specialist 2.

American Century Investments – Summer 2016 SQL Database Internship

Job Description

Throughout your internship with American Century Investments, you’ll work alongside 180 IT professionals applying technology to solve challenging business scenarios. You will become a member of an infrastructure team such as Database Administration, Technical Services, Desktop Support, or Network Services. You will be provided a dedicated mentor, and work with a manager who cares about you and your career goals. Over your summer(s) you will receive informal and formal feedback that will help advance your technology and business skills. Our goal is to help you develop into a very competitive candidate for a career at American Century Investments!

Our Database Team aligns with all facets of our application development teams and other departments in the business. We use a combination of purchased software (both cloud and hosted on premise) and internally developed applications to support Investment Management, Sales, Client Servicing, and Corporate Functions.

About Our Company:

American Century Investments (ACI), a leading privately held investment management firm based at the Kansas City Country Club Plaza, is committed to delivering superior investment performance and building long-term client relationships since 1958. We manage over $140 billion in assets serving investment professionals, institutions, corporations, and individual investors.   ACI offers a variety of actively managed investment disciplines through an array of products including mutual funds, institutional separate accounts, commingled trusts, and sub-advisory accounts. A global company, ACI’s 1,200 associates serve clients from offices in New York; London; Hong Kong; Mountain View, CA, and Kansas City, MO. More than 40 percent of ACI’s profits support research to help find cures for genetically-based diseases including cancer, diabetes, and dementia. For more information, visit www.americancentury.com.

Required Experience

  • Effective analytical, communication, and problem-solving skills; attention to detail and accuracy
  • Ability to work independently and as a part of a team; highly motivated self-starter with a strong desire to learn
  • Uncompromising ethical standards and professionalism
  • Currently a sophomore to graduate student working towards a degree in computer science, MIS, or equivalent
  • At least one class completed in Java, .NET, data management
  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Authorized to work in the US on a permanent basis

Benefits:

  • Exposure to experienced mentors; long-term employment potential post-graduation
  • Opportunities for community involvement
  • Corporate fitness center
  • 401k eligible for intern contribution
  • Business casual dress
  • Housing assistance

To Apply:  https://americancentury.silkroad.com

Tracking Code: 173613-102

Location:   Kansas City, MO

Job Duration:   June 6 – August 5, 2016

Salary:   $23 / hour

EOE

 

KidSay – Data Analyst

Job Title: Data Analyst Department: Quantitative Data
Location: Olathe, KS Travel Required: Potential Minimal
Level/Salary Range: Negotiable Position Type: Full-time
HR Contact: Debbie S. (913)390-8110 Date posted: February 8, 2016
Will Train Applicant(s): Day to day responsibilities Posting Expires: February 22, 2016
 

             Applicants Please Contact Karise Rollheiser   (913)645-4963                              E-mail: karise@kidsay.com

 

Job Description: Data Analyst

Work with database programmer to form Tableau friendly database.

Oversee/assist in all aspects of quantitative data.

Create/assist in production of charts and analysis from data.

Role and Responsibilities

Database Building Related Responsibilities

Assist in normalizing past/present data, questions and codes. Consult/execute merging new database with Tableau.

·         Normalize data files

·         Normalize/log questions

·         Normalize/log codes

·         Consult with database programmer and team in formatting Tableau compatible database

 

Assist with Publication Related Responsibilities

1.       Survey balancing, logging, data entering, and cleaning

2.       Questionnaire constructing/coding

3.       Proofing cleaned data files

4.       Production of analysis and charts

5.       Publication layout plans

6.       Catalog/identify unique & emerging brands/properties

7.       Proofing layout

8.       Consulting/cataloging data normalizing guidelines

 

Qualifications and Education Requirements

Understanding of:

·         Databases

·         Creating interactive dashboards and data visualization with Tableau

·         Marketing Research (preferred)

MarketSource – Retail Sales Associate to work with Target Mobile

MarketSourceRetail Sales Associate – Part-Time

Responsibilities:

Sales:

  • Driving sales productivity and customer satisfaction within Target Mobile retail locations on various Wireless products, accessories and services to customers
  • Engaging in side-by-side selling with retail associates
  • Participating in in-store promotions, and coordinating with appropriate personnel
  • Participating in wireless sales events in Target locations
  • Positioning Target Mobile’s value, including but not limited to:

Training:

    • Maintaining sound knowledge of multiple carriers wireless products and services
    • Attending requested training sessions and conference calls
    • Reviewing new product and service offerings from Target

Relationship Development:

  • Establishing and managing critical relationships within Target Mobile
  • Developing and managing positive business relationships with retail store management and employees

Requirements:

  • Must be 18 years or older
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Flexibility to work weekends
  • Proven self-starter
  • Ability to pass drug screen and background check

Matthew Strickland, Recruiting Operations Manager

P: 770.674.5125
M: 404.542.7670
11675 Great Oaks Way, Suite 250
Alpharetta, Georgia 30022
mstrickl@marketsource.com

 

 

 

 

Comerio Corporation – Inbound Marketing Content & SEO Specialist (Contract)

Comerio Corporation is an award-winning home builder and remodeler located in Johnson County, Kansas. Our rapidly growing company is looking to fill a need for a dynamic and creative person to help us reach the next level in our growth plan.

Responsibilities:

  • Create content for 4 to 8 blog posts per month for publication in a newsletter and website
  • Optimize content and pictures for search engines
  • Respond to social media conversations
  • Post to the main social media outlets of Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter, Instagram, Houzz, Google+ and Youtube
  • Manage leads through a CRM program
  • Monitor analytics relating to the company content on the internet
  • Manage content and pictures for 3rd party websites
  • Update and manage opted in subscription lists from online content and social media outlets
  • Update and manage company word press website
  • Manage online reputation including web scraper sites
  • Keep current with the ever changing online marketing resources
  • Create videos to post on Youtube

Requirements:

  • Must be able to work independently and be self-directed
  • Must have a minimum of 2 years of verifiable experience or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Must have the ability to write content using proper spelling and grammar
  • Must be able to work from our office in Lenexa
  • Prefer some construction knowledge and the desire to add to that knowledge in order to provide meaningful content that is relevant to our industry
  • Must be able to meet deadlines
  • Prefer Internet Marketing Certificate or a degree with emphasis in Communications or Marketing

This is an onsite contract position for an indefinite period of time. Compensation is negotiable and based upon experience. To apply for this position, email your resume, work portfolio (if available) or 3 references and desired compensation to admin@comeriocorp.com.

Digital Lagoon – Drupal and WordPress Contract Programmer

Digital Lagoon

Company Name and Location:

Digital Lagoon   9121 Bond   Overland Park, KS

Part time or Full Time: The amount of time would be dependent on the number of contract projects a programmer is working on at any given time

Duties: The graphic design, site map and other non-programming functions would be provided by Digital Lagoon. Front and Back End programming along with a CMS for each site would be the basic duties of a contract programmer.

Qualifications Needed: Ability to program in one or more languages — Drupal, PHP, WordPress. Experience in Java and CSS is also required.

How to Apply: Send your request and resume to Steve at sosman@lagoon.com

Salary: Each contract will be separately agreed upon between Digital Lagoon and contract programmer.

Company website: www.lagoon.com

Call Steve at 913-220-5657 to set up personal meeting or tour of Digital Lagoon office and print plant.