Careers at Governet

Work for a company that places high value on its human resources

Join a dynamic team of creative professionals innovating cutting-edge technology that is transforming education. Governet is seeking qualified candidates to fill new positions at its headquarters in Idaho Falls, Idaho and at its regional technical center in Phoenix, Arizona. Governet is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Submit questions or resumes/cover letters to: careers@governet.net

Current Open Position(s):

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Software Developer / DevOps

Software Developer / DevOps

Salary Range: $40,000 – 55,000 DOE

Working at Governet is energetic and collaborative. The innovative environment fosters excitement every single day.

We are a leading-edge SaaS curriculum development, management, and approval educational technology organization in which your dreams can come true. Governet solutions are unique, innovative, and in-demand. We seek passionate, fun, and hard-working professionals who truly enjoy coming to work and doing what they love. Does this sound like you? If yes, then read more about the position.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Ensure 100% availability of a SaaS platform that is built around Microsoft .NET tools and technologies.

  • Work with development teams on transitioning to a Continuous Delivery process with automated build, test, and deployment. Create and maintain software build and deployment pipelines using Jenkins and Powershell.
  • Advanced scripting using Powershell.
  • Perform software releases to production and other client facing environments.
  • Debug and resolve application and middleware issues.
  • Collaborate with development and other technology teams on requirements definition, capacity planning, and process refinement.
  • Adhere to existing operational processes and maintain operational documentation.
  • Monitor industry trends and keep abreast of new tools and technologies.
  • Contribute knowledge, skills, and personal qualities to a dedicated team of top engineers solving real-life problems in a leading-edge, high-performance, and high-traffic environment.
  • Monitor and manage the Delivery Engineering ticketing queue (JIRA).
  • Develop and maintain SaaS platform using SQL, C#, Javascript and JQuery.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • BS, or CS degree with 3-5 + years related experience.
  • Experience with Continuous Integration including experience with tools such as Jenkins or Team City.
  • Experience with Continuous Delivery practices.
  • Hands-on experience with a Distributed Version Control System such as Git.
  • Intermediate to advanced knowledge of at least two of the following programming languages: C#, PowerShell, Java, C++.
  • Experience with common Microsoft .NET build, package and deployment tools and such as MSBuild, MSDeploy and NuGet.
  • Demonstrated history of developing or operating production web applications and solid understanding of HTTP(S), HTML, JavaScript, CSS, and XML.
  • Experience scripting provisioning of servers, applications, and/or infrastructure in a production environment at scale.
  • Knowledge of software development best practices and SDLC.
  • Experience deploying high availability systems and software.
  • Experience with troubleshooting distributed web applications in a production environment.
  • Intermediate level knowledge of IIS and Windows Server.
  • Intermediate level knowledge of SQL.
  • Good general familiarity with current theory and best practices in the DevOps community.

Preferred:

  • Knowledge of test automation solutions and technologies such as Selenium, NUnit and POM.
  • Knowledge of information security principles and relevant technologies such as SSL, GPG, and SAML and Shibboleth.
  • Experience with virtual host configuration and management, either in private (VMWare, Xen) or public (AWS, Azure) cloud environments.
  • Previous experience with Powershell.
  • Experience operating production systems.
  • Knowledge of new container technologies such as Docker, Mesos, Nomad.
  • The ideal candidate will have a background in software development.

Software Developer (Entry – Mid Level)

Working at Governet is energetic and collaborative. The innovative environment fosters excitement every single day. We are a leading-edge SaaS curriculum development, management, and approval educational technology organization in which your dreams can come true. Governet solutions are unique, innovative, and in-demand. We seek passionate, fun, and hard-working professionals who truly enjoy coming to work and doing what they love. Does this sound like you? If yes, then we look forward to receiving your resume.

We are currently seeking resumes for two (2) full time Software Developers. Positions will begin on or before January 1, 2017.

All Entry and Mid-Level Computer Programmers with excellent discovery/problem solving skills as well as superior communications skills are encouraged to apply.

The Ideal candidate will have:

Bachelors Degree in CIS or similar. We will also consider applicants with an Associate’s Degree and two years’ experience.

C# .NET experience

SQL Server design and development experience

Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Ability to work effectively on team and individual projects

Job Location: Idaho Falls, ID

Required Education: Associate

Required Experience: Bachelors Degree in CIS or similar. We will also consider Associates Degree w/ two years: 2 years

Job Type: Full-time

Competitive salary ($35,000 – $45,000 DOE), medical, dental, vision, life & AD&D, STD, plus 401K w/match and other optional benefits available.

Recruitment open thru 12/31/2016

Network Administrator

Position Title: Network Administrator

Location: Idaho Falls, Idaho

Type: Full Time

Salary: (DOE) $40,000 – 50,000

Plus: Full benefit package including health, vision, dental and supplemental benefits, 401K and paid holidays and PTO

 

Background:

Working at Governet is energetic and collaborative. The innovative environment fosters excitement every single day.

We are a leading-edge SaaS curriculum development, management, and approval educational technology organization in which your dreams can come true. Governet solutions are unique, innovative, and in-demand. We seek passionate, fun, and hard-working professionals who truly enjoy coming to work and doing what they love.

We are currently seeking resumes for an immediate opening for a full time Network Administrator. This position is a mid-level position requiring experience managing multiple software and hardware systems in support all production and development systems at Governet.

Responsibilities

This position will monitor and maintain the company’s network system and will also troubleshoot network systems when necessary and make improvements as required. This includes backup maintenance, web application and database deployments, database administration, help desk system support, network and system troubleshooting, system security and maintenance. In addition, this position is responsible for analysis of computer and network related problems reported by end-users, diagnosing the most effective method to resolve the problem and implementing the solution

KEY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Examples of key duties are interpreted as being descriptive and not restrictive in nature.

  • Identifies, troubleshoots and resolves hardware-, software- and network-related problems encountered by end-users of the Company’s software products and staff.
  • Performs primary network system administration on network servers as needed.
  • Installs, maintains and troubleshoots infrastructure, including network equipment and software.
  • Uses established tracking system to log requests; monitor progress, track problem resolution, identify patterns of failure, research bug fixes and implement solutions.
  • Works with vendors to resolve hardware operating system issues; researches and tests possible solutions and implements solutions. Analyzes bugs in system and application software; researches and tests possible solutions; implements solutions.
  • Enforces the company’s network security and installation procedures.

ABILITY TO:

Identify, analyze and troubleshoot a wide range of complex technical computer- and network-related problems effectively; listen and communicate information to a wide variety of clients and vendors at all levels of skill; deliver customer support both in-person and over the phone in a professional manner; support the Company’s objectives by training others in the use of their computers and applications; learn and apply new technical knowledge quickly; communicate effectively with a diverse client base both verbally and in writing; work independently and as a member of a team; maintain cooperative work relationships; demonstrate sensitivity to, and respect for, a diverse population.

REQUIRED SKILLS:

  • Windows Server 2008 R2
  • Windows server 2012 R2
  • CentOS Linux 6
  • CentOS Linux 7
  • VMWare vSphere 5
  • EMC VNXe3100
  • SQL Server 2008
  • Microsoft Active Directory
  • Cisco
  • IIS

 

Additional Skills

Experience with the following technologies is highly desirable:

  • Jenkins
  • PRTG
  • Pingdom
  • JIRA
  • Confluence
  • Nessus
  • Log management using the ELK stack (or other enterprise logging system)
  • SVN and Git
  • Crexendo phone system
  • Cacti
  • Oracle
  • ColdFusion 9

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Candidates must meet the minimum qualifications as detailed below

Education:

·         Required Education: Bachelor’s Degree in CIS or similar with a minimum of 2 years’ applicable experience

 

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:

Position requires This position requires monitoring and occasional after-hours response to system alerts and other events that may affect system performance.