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Software Developer

Great Plains Communications Blair, NE

Job Description

Great Plains Communications is growing our IT team!  We are looking for an energetic, experienced AngularJS developer to fill the position of Software Developer at our Blair, Nebraska headquarters.  This position is responsible for front-end development.

Duties include:

  • Designing, coding, testing, and analyzing software programs and applications, which includes researching, designing, documenting, and modifying software specifications throughout the production lifecycle
  • Analyzing and amending software errors in a timely and accurate fashion and providing status reports where required
  • Implementing a complete user interface in the form of a mobile and desktop web app, with a focus on performance
  • Creating modules and components, and coupling them together into a functional app
  • Using delivered artistic design, together with a few HTML templates, assisting with animations, CSS, and final HTML output
  • Working in a team with the back-end developer, and communicating with the API using standard REST methods.

Successful candidate must have proficiency in JavaScript, HTML, and CSS, as well as experience with Angular/Angular2, HTML 5, JQuery, and UX design.  Strong communication, customer relations, and project management skills are required.  Must also be able to work non-standard hours and lift 35-50 pounds as necessary.

Bachelor’s degree in computer science, computer information systems, telecommunications, or similar area, plus 2-5 years of experience is desired.

Great Plains Communications is the largest independent telecommunications company in Nebraska.  We are family-owned, with more than 100 years of experience and service to 90 communities throughout the state.  At Great Plains Communications, our business is centered on basic core values that drive everything we do.  These values --- accountability, community, integrity, quality, service, and teamwork --- remind us to strive for excellence every day.

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Job Details

Date Posted August 4, 2017
Date Closes September 3, 2017
Address 1635 Front Street
Located In Blair, NE
Job Type Full-time Employee
Experience Level Entry Level (0-2 yrs. experience)
SOC Category 15-1132.00 Software Developers, Applications
Zipcode 68008
Name Human Resources Department
Address P.O. Box 500
City, State and Zip Blair, NE 68008
Phone 402-456-9511
FAX 402-456-6545

This job offers the following benefits

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
  • Dental
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Medical
  • Prescription Drug Plan
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Supplemental Insurance
  • Vision
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Wellness Program

This job requires the following skills

  • AngularJS
  • JavaScript

Course(s) relevant to the skills listed for this position

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Enjoy these benefits
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
  • Dental
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