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Talent

At Nebraska Innovation Labs, fostering the growth of young talent in Nebraska is integral to our mission. We achieve this by providing invaluable real-world, hands-on experience.

Our Story

Navigating today's competitive job market presents numerous challenges, but the team at Nebraska Innovation Labs empathizes with these struggles. Recognizing the importance of gaining meaningful work experience, we're committed to providing you with unparalleled opportunities to immerse yourself in innovative projects. Our mission is to empower you to not only work on cutting-edge concepts but also to play a pivotal role in transforming them into market-ready products that fuel real businesses. At Nebraska Innovation Labs, we offer more than just a job—we provide a pathway to personal and professional growth, where your contributions have the potential to make a lasting impact on the world of technology and entrepreneurship.

At Nebraska Innovation Labs, our diverse community offers unique expertise, from seasoned business professionals to skilled developers and domain experts. Collaborating here enriches your learning experience, exposing you to various industries and fostering innovation. Engage with mentors, explore entrepreneurial strategies, and tackle complex challenges together. Our interdisciplinary culture promotes collaboration and empowers you to thrive in technology and entrepreneurship. Join us to broaden your horizons, embrace diversity, and unlock limitless possibilities.

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Technical Project Manager & Mentor

Job Title: Technical Project Manager & Mentor

 

Company: Nebraska Innovation Labs

 

Location: Old Mill Area, Omaha, NE

 

Job Type: Part-time, 5-8 hours per week (Paid)

 

Company Overview: 
Nebraska Innovation Labs is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to helping non-technical founders navigate the complex process of building a technical Minimum Viable Product (MVP) at an affordable cost. We achieve this mission by pairing experienced mentors with interns and junior developers to guide the development process. Once the MVP is completed, founders have the option to hire our talented development team to continue enhancing their product.

Position Overview: 
We seek passionate and skilled individuals to join our team as Technical Project Managers and Mentors. In this role, you will play a pivotal role in supporting non-technical founders as they bring their ideas to life. This position offers flexibility, with a commitment of approximately 5-8 hours per week, and provides compensation for your expertise and dedication.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Serve as a Technical Project Manager for one or more projects, overseeing a small team of interns and junior developers.

  • Collaborate with founders to understand their vision and provide strategic guidance throughout development.

  • Contribute your expertise in various aspects of web application development, including API design and development, database architecture, front-end and back-end development, and more.

  • Occasionally offer programming expertise to assist the team in overcoming challenges.

  • Facilitate client meetings and provide innovative solutions to address project hurdles.
     

Qualifications:

  • Proficiency in web application development

  • Prior experience managing or contributing to small to mid-sized developer teams.

  • Comfortable with managing interns and junior developers.

  • Knowledgeable in API design, database architecture, front-end and back-end development, and related areas.

  • Familiarity with AWS or Azure is a plus but not required.

  • Strong problem-solving and communication skills.

 

How to Apply: 

We encourage you to apply if you are enthusiastic about supporting non-technical founders and have the necessary skills to excel in this role. Interested candidates are encouraged to provide contact information, resume, cover letter, and any relevant portfolio or project samples through the web form below

Join us in our mission to empower non-technical founders on their entrepreneurial journey. Together, we can make a meaningful impact in the world of tech startups.

Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for further evaluation. 

 

We look forward to welcoming talented individuals to our team and providing them with a valuable learning experience in the exciting field of software development.

 

Nebraska Innovation Labs is an equal-opportunity employer. We value diversity and encourage individuals from all backgrounds to apply.

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Full Stack Development Intern

Job Title: Full Stack Development Intern

 

Company: Nebraska Innovation Labs

 

Location: Old Mill Area, Omaha, NE

 

Job Type: Internship (Paid)

 

Company Overview: 
At Nebraska Innovation Labs, we are a leading provider of specialized technology solutions and guidance tailored specifically for startups with limited technological expertise. We aim to empower startups with the right tools and knowledge to thrive in the fast-paced digital age.  With a deep understanding of the unique challenges faced by startups, we have assembled a team of highly skilled and experienced professionals who are passionate about helping entrepreneurs succeed. We believe that technology should be an enabler, not a barrier, and we strive to bridge the gap between innovative ideas and their practical implementation.

 

Requirements:

  • Graduated or about to graduate from any Computer Science program.

  • Proficiency in full-stack web and app development, with an emphasis on Front-End Language Frameworks (Angular or React), JavaScript, Backend Technology Frameworks (Node.js and ExpressJS), and PHP Web Development.

  • Experience in creating Windows applications using C#.

  • Basic knowledge of Database Management Systems, preferably SQL Server or MySQL.

  • Familiarity with Version Control systems for managing app project source code.

  • Knowledge of NoSQL Databases is a plus but not required.

  • Familiarity with Web & Cloud Hosting Platforms is beneficial but not mandatory.

  • Strong ability to learn quickly and adapt to new technologies and project requirements.

  • Must be able to work on-site in the Old Mill Area of Omaha.

  • Passion for creating real products that serve customers and their end-users.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with our development team to design, develop, and maintain full-stack web and app applications.

  • Utilize front-end language frameworks such as Angular or React, JavaScript, and back-end technology frameworks including Node.js and ExpressJS for application development.

  • Create Windows applications using C#.

  • Work with Database Management Systems, primarily SQL Server or MySQL.

  • Exposure to NoSQL Databases, although prior knowledge is not required.

  • Utilize Version Control for efficient management of app project source code.

  • Skills in Web & Cloud Hosting Platforms, although prior experience is not necessary.

  • Demonstrate a strong ability to learn quickly and adapt to evolving technologies and project requirements.

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to deliver high-quality software products that meet the needs of our customers and end-users.

 

Benefits:

  • Competitive compensation for internship positions.

  • Opportunity to work in a collaborative and innovative work environment.

  • Gain hands-on experience with cutting-edge technologies and software development practices.

  • Mentorship from experienced professionals in the industry.

  • Potential for future career growth and full-time employment opportunities within the company.

 

How to Apply: 

Interested candidates are encouraged to provide contact information, resume, cover letter, and any relevant portfolio or project samples through the web form below

Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for further evaluation. 

 

We look forward to welcoming talented individuals to our team and providing them with a valuable learning experience in the exciting field of software development.

 

Nebraska Innovation Labs is an equal-opportunity employer. We value diversity and encourage individuals from all backgrounds to apply.

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