VenU Career Center

Join a Great Team with VenU

As a leading provider of online learning solutions, we are contracted by some of the world’s most formidable companies to provide their channel management systems and online corporate universities.

VenU believes in giving people the freedom and flexibility of a self-managed work environment. We know our exceptional team is the reason we are successful – our goal is to build a company of quality people and we’re looking for the best!

As part of the VenU team, you will be given the tools and support you need to be a key contributor within our company and to achieve your professional goals. A self-managed work schedule, competitive compensation, bonuses, and rewards are only a few of the benefits that VenU has to offer.

If you have an interest in joining a great team, we would love to hear from you.

Career Opportunities

System Administrator

Support and maintain server clusters hosting the company’s internal and external web presence. Troubleshoot system and network related problems and optimize configurations for best performance and security. Coordinate with and support software developers to maintain environment as needed for optimal deployment of new websites and updates to existing sites. Provide timely resolution to advanced level support issues raised by developers and customers.

Required Skills:
  • Extensive/Expert knowledge of Linux system administration (specifically RHEL/CentOS 5 and 6) and remote system management using SSH and/or VPN,
  • Expert familiarity with standard Linux editing, text manipulation, and search tools (grep/sed/awk/vim/cat/etc.)
  • Experience configuring services and init scripts, and monitoring resource utilization of running processes
  • Ability to quickly assess the health and availability of critical system components
  • Thorough knowledge of TCP/IP routing, basic network principles, OSI model, protocols, client/server architectures, and network issue troubleshooting
  • Network and host management, IP assignment, DNS configuration (BIND), and firewall/iptables configuration
  • Knowledge of best practices in regards to security/encryption and service configuration (SSL, SFTP, password management, access restrictions, firewalls, ports, etc.)
  • Apache and MySQL configuration and performance tuning
  • Experience supporting server architectures for business class PHP web applications
  • Basic to advanced knowledge and experience with PHP web development (best practices, problem resolution, code analysis)
  • Basic to advanced knowledge of SQL and SQL queries (specifically MySQL)
  • Shell/FTP/Usergroup account and permissions management
  • Automation and scripting (shell, Perl, PHP, or Python)
  • Source code and project management using SVN
  • Excellent communication and documentation skills
Desired Skills:
  • Experience with Nagios system monitoring
  • Hardware component monitoring with DELL OMSA software
  • Basic Windows Server administration skills and knowledge
  • RPM management skills and occasional custom RPM generation (source patching)
  • Server backup management with rsync
  • Experience with Single Sign-On (SSO) integrations (SAML)
  • Experience with salesforce.com integration
  • Understanding of processes to support UTF8 storage and localization for multi-language applications
  • JavaScript/CSS/HTML and related front end web development skills
  • Java server application development
  • Experience supporting streaming video server applications and configuration
  • Antivirus server configuration (Windows and Linux)
  • System and process log file analysis skills
  • Postfix configuration experience/skills
  • Cron configuration experience/skills

You must submit a cover letter along with your resume to be considered for this position. U.S. and Canadian Citizens Only. No Companies.

Project Manager

VenU is looking for a Project Manager with strong technical and communication skills to manage software development projects. You will work closely with clients and developers to ensure technical specifications are communicated and implemented properly. The written responsibilities of this position include creating Scope of Work (SoW) documentation, MS Project – Project Plans, detailed process maps and flow charts, Change Orders, and other developer documentation. Additionally, customer interactions and phone relationship building are key success factors in this position.

Your communication skills, both oral and written, must be exemplary.

In addition to possessing strong technical and communication skills, the critical personal attributes we are looking for is someone: with a positive “can do” attitude; that is dedicated to teamwork; who is a self-starter; that is detail oriented and possesses a strong work ethic; is reliable, and is a problem solver.

Experience in software development specific to developing CMS and LMS (Learning Management Systems) is highly desirable. You will join an existing team of project managers, QA staff and programmers. This is a long-term (full-time contract) position, with the ability to work from home.

This is a great opportunity if you are looking for a long term work, a strong supporting team, and good pay.

You must submit a cover letter along with your resume to be considered for this position. U.S. and Canadian Citizens Only. No Companies.

LAMP Systems/Network Administrator

VenU is a fast growing eLearning solution provider to major corporations and is looking for a talented and reliable Systems/Network Administrator with LAMP Programming Skills.

You will work with and direct our remote colocation facility/technicians to perform the following functions:

  • Linux Server Configuration and Administration (CentOS 5.4)
  • Apache Web Server Administration
  • Windows Server Administration (Windows Media Server 2003)
  • Scripting/programming for systems administration
  • Data Security and Backup Management
  • Network Administration/Security
  • Network and server capacity engineering
  • DNS Administration
  • FTP Management
  • VPN Administration
  • Firewall Administration
  • Server /Network Security
  • SSL/HTTPS Security Policies
  • Server Monitoring/Nagios

You will also work closely with a small team of elite programmers and Project Managers. Additional functions associated with this position include:

  • Application Security Testing and Vulnerability Testing
  • Management of Email Services/Systems
  • Linux/Apache/MySQL/PHP Administration
  • Single Sign-ON (SSO)

In addition to possessing strong technical skills, the critical personal attributes we are looking for are strong communication skills, positive attitude, dedication to teamwork, self-starter, detailed-oriented, reliable, innovator, etc.

This is a great opportunity if you are looking for a long term work, a strong supporting team, development freedom, and good pay.

You must submit a cover letter along with your resume to be considered for this position. U.S. and Canadian Citizens Only. No Companies.

Senior PHP Programmers

VenU is a looking for talented and reliable developers with extensive experience in PHP/MySQL, CSS, HTML, SVN, and CMS systems. Additionally, experience developing ecommerce sites, Single Sign-On (SSO), database driven reports, and developing to secure application standards is required. Additionally, server configuration and system administration is desirable. You will join an existing small team of elite programmers and Project Managers. This is a long term (full-time contract)”work from home” position.
In addition to possessing strong technical skills, the critical personal attributes we are looking for are strong communication skills, positive attitude, dedication to teamwork, self-starter, detailed-oriented, reliable, innovator, etc.

This is a great opportunity if you are looking for a long term work, a strong supporting team, development freedom, and good pay.

You must submit a cover letter along with your resume to be considered for this position. U.S. and Canadian Citizens Only. No Companies.

Web Developer

VenU is looking for a talented and reliable developer to join an elite development team. Applicants must be proficient in Responsive Design, with experience using ActionScript 2.0. eLearning courseware development experience is desired, but not necessarily required.

Required Skills:
  • Responsive Design – Will require portfolio to assess skills.
  • Lectora
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • HTML
  • PHP

In addition to possessing strong technical skills, the critical personal attributes we are looking for are strong communication skills, positive attitude, dedication to teamwork, self-starter, reliable, innovative – quality people with strong character.

This is a great opportunity if you are looking for a long term work, a strong supporting team, development freedom, and good pay.

Please respond with some examples of your work and a few reasons why you’d like to work from home and be part of a great team of developers.

You must submit a cover letter along with your resume to be considered for this position. U.S. and Canadian Citizens Only. No Companies.

Technical Support Specialist

The Technical Support Specialist position involves resolving customer support issues, performing quality assurance testing, and basic project management functions. This position requires continual interaction with clients, developers and end users. Exemplary communication skills, both oral and written, are required to effectively produce the desired outcome – support issues that are resolved to the customer’s satisfaction in a timely, effective and courteous manner.

The TS Specialist will possess a high degree of technical aptitude and experience in web technologies. Programming experience is highly desirable. You must have a home office with high-speed Internet, phone and a computer. You must be able to effectively multitask and work with remote contractor development teams. You must demonstrate your ability to self-manage and present a professional persona at all times.

You must submit a cover letter along with your resume to be considered for this position. U.S. and Canadian Citizens Only. No Companies.

Quality Assurance Specialist

The Quality Assurance Specialist position ensures that client projects are free from errors and defects through extensive testing. And, when assigned to oversee development projects, the Quality Assurance Specialist must ensure that they are delivered “on time”, “on budget” and that they meet or exceed internal and external customer expectations.

The QA Specialist will possess a high degree of technical aptitude and experience in web technologies. Programming experience is highly desirable. You must have a home office with high-speed Internet, phone and a computer. You must be able to effectively multitask and work with remote contractor development teams. You must demonstrate your ability to self-manage and present a professional persona at all times.

You must submit a cover letter along with your resume to be considered for this position. U.S. and Canadian Citizens Only. No Companies.






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