Careers

NovaTech employs talented engineers, programmers, project managers, sales people, and other positions.  We offer a comprehensive benefits package for those who qualify, including:

  • Health insurance; dependent coverage available
  • Basic life insurance, short and long-term disability at no cost to employees
  • Flexible Spending Accounts for medical and child care expenses
  • 401(k) retirement plan including company match
  • Training and professional development
  • Flexible working schedules
  • Company discretionary profit sharing

As an Affirmative Action Program participant, please be aware that we are specifically seeking to employ individuals with disabilities, Veterans, minorities and/or females for job openings. EOE/MF/DV/AA. Please direct your inquiries to employ@novatechweb.com (Please reference the specific position that you are applying for in your email subject line.)

Current Job Openings

Technical Support and Testing Engineer- Lenexa, KS

We are looking for a Technical Support and Testing Engineer to join our team in Lenexa, KS.   This position will handle technical support inquiries directly from customers and work with those customers to resolve their issues, replicate field issue in order to resolve, and work with the systems, programming and testing groups to set up and monitor hardware and software tests. Work is performed using defined procedures and in a team environment, with a direct level of evaluation or supervision.

Requirements:

  • Bachelors degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering
  • Experience in troubleshooting communication problems
  • Self-motivated, detail oriented, team oriented, results driven
  • Good written and oral communications skills are vital
  • Ability to generate testing and customer service reports
  • Basic understanding of Power Electrical systems and SCADA systems
  • 0-2 years experience in Utility Industry a plus
  • Programming/scripting with LUA/VBA/SQL/Perl/Python/Linux a plus
  • Self-motivated, detail oriented, team oriented, results driven

Field/Applications Engineer – Peoria, IL

We are looking for a Field/Applications Engineer to join our team in the Peoria, IL area. The position includes analyzing customer system and subsystem needs and designing solutions using NovaTech products, application design documents and requirements specifications. Significant direct customer interaction at all stages of project work. Travel is required.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Chemical, Computer Science, or Electrical Engineering
  • 2-4 years directly related experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Familiarity with plant instrumentation, control and automation practices.
  • Distributed Control Systems (DCS) experience is required, D/3 preferred.
  • Microsoft Office – Word, Excel, Project, etc.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills – both written and oral.

Software Design Engineer (Web Developer) – Lenexa, KS

NovaTech is seeking an innovative web developer for our OrionLX product line. The OrionLX is an embedded controller platform that serves web pages for configuration, diagnostics, and user designed graphical displays. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in web development and will use good engineering practices. Desired experience includes:

  • BS in Computer Science, Engineering or equivalent with 5 plus years of specific career experience
  • Expert knowledge of the Python, JavaScript, HTML, and CSS
  • Highly motivated to create visually appealing and user friendly web pages for NovaTech products and customer support site
  • Experience with cross browser development and testing
  • Ability to update and enhance existing code base
  • Working knowledge of Linux and version control software
  • Knowledge of Coffeescript, PostgreSQL, Django, Inkscape, and security practices a plus
  • Automated functional and unit testing a plus

Responsibilities:

Participate in all stages of product web development from concept to implementation to maintenance. Responsibilities include:

  • Product configuration and diagnostic web pages in a resource constrained environment
  • Human Machine Interface (HMI) graphical display animation
  • User support site updates (not corporate site)
  • Build and test station web interfaces
  • Lead testing with all common web browsers
  • Assist other web developers as needed