Career Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in Our Company! We are experiencing consistent growth and are diligently recruiting individuals that want to start or enhance their careers. We constantly look to add motivated, dynamic personnel and hope that after reviewing the job opportunities outlined on our Website that you will decide to submit your resume. Good luck with your search!

Jobs Available

Senior Software Engineer


MSCS or a related field + 2 yrs exp. (or BSCS/EE+5 yrs)


Location:
Headquarters - Las Colinas, Texas
Division:
Applications Development
Description:
Ameristar is seeking individuals to be key members of our software development team defining and delivering progressive and sophisticated software. Candidates will strive to deliver key usability and performance improvements over the existing product suite. This is a hands-on position requiring strong development skills. We will provide an opportunity for technical and career growth and a laid-back comfortable work environment. Additionally, the candidates will have a pleasant and outgoing personality, work under stressful situations while maintaining an even temper, and possess a willingness to continue attending advanced training classes and/or seminars. This position is offered with advancement opportunities.

Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Create superior software design using OOP and other methodologies.
  • Follow, create and improve upon the development process.
  • Provide technical expertise and leadership
  • See projects / assignments through to completion while adhering to business timelines
  • Improve upon current skills while also developing and mastering new technical skills
  • Other responsibilities as required in the performance of daily business requirements
Qualifications:
Education:
MSCS or a related field + 2 yrs exp. (or BSCS/EE+5 yrs)

Experience:
Preferred candidates must have a minimum of five years with complete SDLC. The following shall be additional preferences used when evaluating candidates:

  • 5+ years of experience using C#, VB.NET and .NET Framework
  • 3+ years of experience with SQL 2005/2008 and ADO.NET or LINQ
  • 3+ years of professional web related programming in HTML, XML, XSL, XSLT, and ASP
  • Experience with ASP.NET, ASP.NET MVC, JSON, jQuery and AJAX
  • Experience with Optical Character Recognition (OCR) processing
  • Experience with 3rd party controls such as ComponentOne
  • Experience with HTML, XML, XSLT
  • Working knowledge of OLEDB objects in Microsoft Excel to generate reports
  • Working knowledge of COM, COM+, MTS
  • Working knowledge of Windows NT, 2000, XP and Windows 7
  • Working knowledge of IIS

Additional Characteristics, Talents and Traits:
The following characteristics will receive preferential consideration:

  • Demonstrate strong work ethic
  • Have a strong, moral character with uncompromising ethics
  • Have a customer-centric attitude
  • Ability to meet aggressive deadlines and handle multiple tasks
  • Have superior organizational skills
  • Pursue work with insatiable energy and drive
  • Maintain company values and demand the highest standards of conduct
  • Possess excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Possess strong problem solving/analytical skills.
  • Must be able to successfully pass a background check
  • Must be able to pass random drug tests, if given
  • Be able to successfully complete a ninety-day probationary period
  • Must be available to work a minimum of an 8-hour shift during our operating hours of 7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
  • Have near-perfect attendance and be trusted to handle a high level of responsibility