February 2016

3D-modeling programmer needed

  • Sophomore business student searching for student programmer with 3D-modeling and graphic design experience
  • Build 3D map of Columbia, SC for use in a submission in the Proving Ground business model competition run by DMSB
  • Will discuss compensation privately

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Seeking two developers: A Web-Application Developer and a Research Assistant on Twitter Analytics with Spark

ZillionInfo provides location intelligence solutions to help clients deal with large datasets, dig into data insights, and make better location allocation decisions. ZillionInfo is located downtown at 1225 Laurel St, Columbia SC 29201

The Web-Application Developer will join the team to develop cloud-based data analytics tool. The Research Assistant on twitter analytics will work with Spark and develop a tool to download, stream, manage, query, and visualize geo-tagged Tweets.

NSF Research Experiences for Undergraduates Opportunity: Modeling Salinity-Driven Biogeochemical Fluxes in Shallow Coastal Lagoons

This project examines the relationship between biodiversity and ecosystem function to better understand ecosystem stability or resiliency during environmental change. Given that microorganisms are the foundation of ecosystem processes, we have been focused on understanding the environmental cues that drive temporal variation of the microbial community (abundance and activity) and the effect on ecosystem resiliency following environmental disturbance. We have been testing our hypotheses in a small lagoon on San Salvador Island, The Bahamas.

REU opportunity: Open February 4, 2016

Seeking Web Designer/Developer

The Mobile Attic is seeking an experienced, innovative web designer/ developer to finish a website that will further our online marketing efforts. This position requires an individual with recent, extensive WordPress experience - culminating in a portfolio that can be shown and explained. The candidate must have intermediary skill in design/development coding languages: HTML, CSS, PHP and JavaScript to adequately understand and work with custom coding. This is a paid opportunity with flexible hours.

Headhunter: Various Positions Available

My name is Cody Bunnell and I am a Microsoft Technologies recruiter in Charlotte, NC. Mr. Manton Matthews passed along your contact information and said you may be a good resource to partner and network with about the ongoing opportunities we have here in Charlotte. At this time, I’m working with a company looking for a resource with a BS in Computer Science and 1 or 2 internships under their belt. They need to have experience with a programming language. This team is willing to teach almost everything in their environment but candidates must have exposure to development syntaxes.

Custom Software Development

We are a locally owned and operated pest control company. We have been in business over 50 years. We are looking to have a software program created for our inspectors. We need to be able to incorporate an inspection report, pictures, work proposals, promotional material and details into one form. We currently use a combination of word and pdf documents that we combine together. It is time consuming for our inspectors to do this. We would like a faster, more user friendly format. Currently our inspectors use a laptop to write and combine these forms.