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 on the Enterprise Application Solutions team.
As a member of the Enterprise Application Solutions team, you will implement and support solutions across the varied business units of Nelnet. Ideally, we are looking for a candidate near our offices in Lincoln, NE, Madison, WI, or Highlands Ranch, CO.
The Enterprise Applications Solutions Infrastructure Engineer provides systems support and conducts analysis to leverage technology solutions to meet business needs. S/he maintains and supports the organization’s portfolio of enterprise client applications; keeps the applications current by implementing new features as released and performing system upgrades; and implements application enhancements by identifying user requirements, evaluating solutions to meet the requirements, configuring, executing, testing and implementing the solution. We strive to reduce unplanned work by improving daily tasks, by leveraging automation, and testing.
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.
The Enterprise Applications Solutions Infrastructure engineer will be the technical and process subject matter expert for the organization’s client application systems. Primary job responsibilities include
Bachelor's degree in Information Science or related field and/or equivalent combination of education and experience.
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