Nelnet as a company is focused on educational services including loan servicing, payment processing, education planning, and asset management. Headquartered in Lincoln, Nebraska, with other offices around the United States, we employ more than 6500 associates who serve customers throughout the education life cycle. Nelnet is a rapidly growing company looking to expand our diverse team of Infrastructure Engineers.
As a member of the Infrastructure Engineering team, you’ll help design and implement solutions across business units and technology stacks. Ideally we are looking for a candidate near our offices around Lincoln, NE, Madison, WI, and Highlands Ranch, CO, but remote candidates would be considered.
A day in the life of an Infrastructure Engineer team member is quite varied, we’re responsible for a wide array of functions within the company. We go beyond just designing and implementing solutions, we’re often involved in complex troubleshooting across business units and technology stacks. We strive to reduce unplanned work by improving daily tasks, while leveraging automation, testing, and configuration management. Nelnet is open to new ideas, toolsets, methods, etc. With this, we welcome creative approaches to complex problems.
This position requires work in support of the Company’s contract with the United States Department of Education (“ED”). As such, the United States Government requires that any applicant for this position must complete United States Government security clearance. Effective June 1, 2018, ED has informed Nelnet that security clearance applications for foreign nationals are not being accepted or processed. In light of this direction from ED, Nelnet will be unable to hire applicants without United States citizenship for such positions.
As an Infrastructure Engineering team member, you’ll have to opportunity to work with the following technologies and skill sets:
Bachelor's degree in Information Science or related field and/or equivalent combination of education and experience.