Software Analyst

Company: Good Wind Software Inc

Open: 2020-05-14T00:00:00

Close: 2020-06-30T00:00:00

Status: pt

Wage / Salary: 30 / hr


Good Wind Software Inc is looking for students that are savvy with Open Source Software and wants to gain real-world experience in the development and support of IT infrastructure monitoring software. As part of your tasks, you'll be working with us to provide support for the world's most popular network/system monitoring solution. This is a perfect position for students with an interest in software development, system administration, and computer networking.

This is a part-time position offering 15-20 hours per week, depending on your schedule. The rate for this position is $30/hour. The students hired for this position will work directly as a personal assistant for our software developer.


Your primary responsibilities will include:

  • Providing technical support via our email list and online forum
  • Writing technical documentation
  • Testing software applications
  • Posting payments with newly developed App
  • Writing and/or modifying existing shell, Perl, C/C++, and/or PHP scripts/programs


Things that are required for this position:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Positive attitude and team player
  • Ability to learn quickly
  • Attention to detail
  • Multiple operating system experience (Windows, Linux, etc.)
  • Experience with:
  • Linux (preferably CentOS, RHEL, or Fedora Core)

Things that would be ideal, but are not necessarily required:

  • Experience/knowledge with/of:
  • SVN (preferably) or CVS
  • PHP
  • Networking protocols
  • Software development
  • Technical writing
  • Apache
  • Shell or Perl scripting
  • Installing RPM packages
  • Compiling OSS applications from source


If you're interested in helping kick butt in the systems management world, send an email to with the following information:

  • Why we should hire you instead of someone else
  • Your resume

Tyler Prescott