Career Opportunities

Career Opportunities

C# .NET Xamarin Software Developer
King Schools Marketing Coordinator
Course Developer/Technical Writer
Outbound Personal Sales
 

C# .NET Xamarin Software Developer

Are you a top-notch C# .Net Xamarin developer with a demonstrable history of designing and implementing multi-tier, service-oriented architectures for Internet deployment? Do you desire to make a big contribution to a well-established leader? How about a love of aviation? Enjoy working with a team of highly skilled professionals in a supportive and fun environment? This is the job for you!

King Schools, the industry leader in the development of Internet-based training for pilots, is seeking a .Net and Xamarin Software Guru with strong SQL skills. The job requires a history of successfully working in a team doing .Net/HTML application/Web and App development.

REQUIRED (You must all of these attributes):

  • 7+ years software development
  • 5+ years C# development with emphasis on MVC
  • 2+ years of Xamarin development
  • 5+ years ASP.NET development experience
  • 5+ years MS SQL Server, T-SQL
  • 2+ years HTML5, SVG Canvas,jQuery, JavaScript
  • Ability to envision an create robust software architectures emphasizing flexibility and reusability
  • Excellent user-interface design skills

DESIRED:

  • IIS 7 - 8.5 Expertise
  • iOS Development

JOB DUTIES:

  • Hands-on software design and development in the creation of our next generation software development products and maintenance of existing products.
  • Adhere and contribute to the further development of the King Schools software development members, process and culture.

Position reports the VP of Technology.
Must reside or be willing to relocate to the San Diego, CA area.

Please send your resume and cover letter to itcareers@kingschools.com

No recruiters.

 

King Schools Marketing Coordinator


King Schools has a position available for a Marketing Coordinator in San Diego, California. The ideal candidate will be an active pilot and will have an avid interest in the aviation industry. The candidate should have at least one year of experience working in a marketing department or on marketing projects. The marketing team consists of five people who like to have fun, so strong interpersonal skills, and a good sense of humor are helpful.


The position of Marketing Coordinator will report to the Vice President of Marketing. The Marketing Coordinator will be working with a Graphic Designer, Marketing Manager, Software Developer and will have projects that engage with all King Schools departments.


Marketing Coordinator Responsibilities include but will not be limited to:

  • Content creation for social media accounts that include Facebook, Twitter, Google+ the King Schools Blog, YouTube, LinkedIn and others
  • Content creation for traditional media including magazines, newsletters, catalogs, audio and video outlets
  • Marketing to aspiring pilots, student pilots, flight instructors, commercial pilots, private pilots, sport pilots and drone operators
  • Video creation, light editing, posting and tracking.
  • Analytics and testing of A/B versions of web pages, emails and other marketing initiatives
  • Public Relations - Identifying aviation focused news outlets and authors in print, websites, blogs, video, newsletters, podcasts and any other media or medium where King Schools can efficiently and effectively reach potential customers
  • Advertising - Identifying aviation focused advertising opportunities in print, websites, blogs, video, newsletters, podcasts and any other media or medium where King Schools can efficiently and effectively reach potential customers.
  • Product Management and data entry - Creating product codes and managing products and coordinating product production from inception to release
  • Print Catalog Support - Assisting throughout the catalog production timeline
  • Design and implementation of emails that include solicitations, news and other information
  • Other tasks as assigned

The Marketing Coordinator should have experience with:


  • Microsoft Office - Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook
  • Email programs - Blue Hornet, Mail Chimp or similar
  • Adobe - Acrobat, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign. King Schools operates in a Windows environment and uses these programs
  • Experience with analytics, posting and advertising for Google, Bing, Facebook, Google+, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube and WordPress blog/website
  • Marketing and advertising creation in digital, print, catalog, email, audio and video platforms
  • Press releases; editing and proof reading
  • Highly organized with exceptional attention to detail and the ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously while meeting deadlines
  • Content creation on digital and traditional platforms
  • Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
  • BA/BS, preferably in a marketing, communications, aviation, education or business related field

Benefits


  • A comprehensive set of full-time employee benefits including: paid health insurance, 401(k) plan, and paid vacation and holidays
  • Flying support including hourly cost reimbursement

Salary: Commensurate with experience. Relocation will not be provided for this position.


Please apply by email with the subject line "Marketing Coordinator Application" to John Dowd, jdowd@kingschools.com.

 

Course Developer/Technical Writer


Our internationally known company provides academic training for pilot qualifications at all levels from new pilots to corporate jet pilots and airline captains. The successful applicant will be responsible for creating and maintaining course content and production scripts on required aviation training topics. The scripts will be used to create King Schools aviation related instructional videos and other course materials.


Responsibilities and duties:

  • Research applicable Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) source documents
  • Maintaining awareness of aviation developments particularly those involving General Aviation
  • Develop course content to meet FAA training requirements
  • Write studio scripts for video courses
  • Insure accuracy of material presented as a subject matter expert (SME)
  • Review and approve video lessons after studio production
  • Research and respond to customer feedback regarding course content

Qualifications and Skills


  • FAA Certificated Flight Instructor
  • Active involvement in General Aviation
  • Demonstrated writing skills
  • Proficient in MS Office Word and Excel
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to convert regulatory language to easily understandable vocabulary
  • Ability to simplify, clarify and make learning fun

Benefits


  • A comprehensive set of full-time employee benefits including: paid health insurance, 401(k) plan, and paid vacation and holidays
  • Flying support including hourly cost reimbursement


Please apply by email to Rich Martindell, rmart@kingschools.com.

 

Outbound Personal Sales

Pilots needed to sell King Schools Video Courses to Pilots.

Location: San Diego, CA

Salary: $11.50 Per Hour, Plus Commission. Pilots Preferred. Sales Experience A Plus. Complete Training Provided.

Hours:

  • Monday - Thursday: 4-8 PM
  • Saturday: 8 AM - 12 Noon
  • Sunday: 2-7 PM

Contact: Bill Ziska, 858-541-2200 Ext. 114 OR bziska@kingschools.com for more information.

 


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