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Java Developer Positions in Minnesota

Bill Law
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Joined: Apr 21, 2005
Posts: 23
Great Client Company in the St Cloud, Minnesota area (Glenwood) has 4 Java Developer openings.
Company currently doing development in a fat client environment with no web development
at this time. Probably a year or so out from doing web development.

This is a full time staff position so no sub-contractors or third parties
please.

No H-1B candidates please.

Base Salary 60-75K and paid relocation.

*Description:
The position will perform product design, systems analysis, and programming
activities which may require some research and analysis; bug verification, release
testing and beta support for assigned products; and will research and understand the
marketing requirements for a product, including target environment, performance criteria,
and competitive issues.

*Requirements:
-A Bachelors Degree in Software Engineering or Computer Science is required
-Minimum of 2 years experience in a Java development experience is required.
-Swing experience is a plus.

* US citizens or permanent residents only.

For immediate consideration please send your resume as a Word attachment to:
Email raman@verizon.net
ph: 1-800 -549-8502

Please use job code:JavaRanch/ St. Cloud area/Java/Dave

All Submissions are handled in confidence.

*We pay referral fees.
So please contact me if you know of anyone who would be qualified/interested
in the position�described above- if it is not a match for your skills.
Thanks,
Bill Law
marc weber
Sheriff

Joined: Aug 31, 2004
Posts: 11343

Glenwood?


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Jignesh Patel
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Joined: Nov 03, 2001
Posts: 626

Glenwood?

Whats wrong?
marc weber
Sheriff

Joined: Aug 31, 2004
Posts: 11343

Originally posted by Jignesh Patel:
Glenwood? Whats wrong?

My mom grew up there, and I spent a lot of time there as a kid visiting my grandpa, so I'm very familiar with it. Nothing is "wrong" exactly. It's just not a place that I could live, and seems a surprising place for Java development.

It's a town of less than 6 square miles with nothing but farmland for miles (and miles and miles). The population of less than 2,600 is almost 99% caucasian (with a disproportionately high level of senior citizens -- 31% compared to a national average of 12%) and is gradually decreasing at nearly 2% per year. The median household income is about 25% below the national average.
Glenwood compared to Minnesota state average:
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Also, the town is heavily conservative (based on the Federal Election Commission's report of political contributions over the past few years).

    Here are a couple of references:
    city-data.com
    epodunk.com
    [ April 29, 2006: Message edited by: marc weber ]
    John Anaivs
    Ranch Hand

    Joined: Apr 17, 2006
    Posts: 73
    Now I understand why those positions are for US citizens or permanent residents only. Foreign is kind of "not very welcome". Nato.
    marc weber
    Sheriff

    Joined: Aug 31, 2004
    Posts: 11343

    Here's the real problem: Where would you get a decent cup of coffee?
    John Anaivs
    Ranch Hand

    Joined: Apr 17, 2006
    Posts: 73
    I could reply with the most obvious answer, but I'm wonder that I didn't understand your point. By the way, I don't know if I made myself clear, but I would like to work in a place(City/State), within of mixed culture. But it's me. Thanks, Nato.
    marc weber
    Sheriff

    Joined: Aug 31, 2004
    Posts: 11343

    Originally posted by nato anaivs:
    ...I would like to work in a place(City/State), within of mixed culture. But it's me. Thanks, Nato.

    Me too, and that's why I couldn't live there. I was joking about the coffee. (Well, I mean it's probably true that you can't get a decent cup of coffee there, but that's obviously not the real problem.)
    John Anaivs
    Ranch Hand

    Joined: Apr 17, 2006
    Posts: 73
    Ohh I see! Good joke!
     
    Consider Paul's rocket mass heater.
     
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