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Full-time & Freelance Web Developer positions

April 22, 2010 by Danny Schreiber

We’re excited to bring you our eleventh Opportunities on the Prairie today, featuring listings from 8/7 Central in Des Moines and Sergeant’s in Omaha.

If you or your company has one to add, please contact Danny at with the listing and a short description of your company. We’re looking for all types of opportunities, from a week-long project to a full-time position. We hope to help you make a connection.

If you apply to one below, please make sure to mention that you found it on Silicon Prairie News.

8/7 Central – Web Developer (Des Moines)

8/7 Central is a screen printing shop producing custom printed shirts, graphic design, and web development.

Eight Seven Central is looking for a web developer who is well versed in:

Required skills

  • CSS
  • PHP

Desired skills

  • Flash AS 2 & AS 3.0 experience / XML integration
  • Photoshop / Illustrator / Fireworks experience
  • Ruby on Rails
  • iPhone application development

Key duties will include:

  • Efficient customization of Wordpress blogs
  • Custom php applications
  • Some front end design
  • Building and configuring e-commerce websites
  • Communicating with clients

If interested, send a resume to

Sergeant’s – Freelance Web Designer and Developer (Omaha)

Sergeant’s provides products for the health, well-being, and happiness of pets.

At Sergeant’s, our mission is to improve the lives of pets and their owners. While doing this for over 140 years, we’ve also created an exciting, welcoming workplace.

We are looking for a Web Designer and Developer to work on website updates and SEO work. The freelance designer should be available to meet with us during business hours and work approximately 8-16 hours per week. This designer should be comfortable updating HTML and Flash. Also, they should have a basic understanding of SEO.

Please contact Patsy Sumner, Senior Director of Marketing, at 938-7045 or

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