Jobs at Carlson

Employment Opportunities at Carlson Software

About Carlson Software.
Work with a small team of dedicated people at Carlson.
Founded in 1983, Carlson Software is a privately owned and operated company specializing in CAD design software, field data collection, and machine control products for the surveying, civil engineering, construction, and mining industries worldwide.

All sales positions at Carlson include a variety of incentive programs based on weekly, yearly and targeted market sales performance on top of a very competitive base pay package. Successful applicants receive health coverage (Blue Cross/Blue Shield) with an HSA option, and are eligible for the 401K retirement program.  Top sales people at Carlson are among the highest wage earners in our industry.

Programmers at Carlson all participate in bonus plans and the 401K retirement plan and have health coverage (Blue Cross/Blue Shield) with an HSA option.  Successful applicants can choose between location in Maysville, Kentucky  (corporate office), Boston, Massachusetts (principal programming office), Zurich, Switzerland, or Almere, Netherlands (European offices).

Carlson Software’s solutions across industries are praised for their ease of use combined with state-of-the-art technological innovation. Carlson Software is especially proud of its excellent and personal customer service, which is renowned throughout the industry.

NEW Job Listings!

Database Administrator/Data Analyst

Location: Maysville, KY

The primary responsibilities would include maintaining, correcting, analyzing and reporting of data from Company’s customer and accounting databases. Additional occasional responsibilities will include network infrastructure troubleshooting and setup, Windows Help Desk responsibilities to assist local and remote users, VOIP telephony troubleshooting and setup, backup management.

Skills required:
— Strong working knowledge of SQL (MSSql and MySQL)
— Database server administration, both MSSql and MySQL
— Knowledge of PHP programming
— Good knowledge of networking. This includes wireless configuration, network hardware, DNS, DHCP. Knowledge of VPN technologies is a plus.
— Help Desk related experience, both hardware and Windows software

Strong preference is given to candidates with the following skills:

— Previous experience with Crystal Reports
— Knowledge of accounting and related software. In particular, the knowledge of Sage products (MAS90 or Sage 100) is a plus
— System Administrator experience with Windows and Linux server
— Knowledge of and experience in LDAP/Active Directory administration
— System Administrator experience with VMware

To apply, email

Software Programmer/Engineer

Recent graduates with degrees in computer science, or in civil engineering with computer programming experience, Carlson is looking for you.  Do your skills include C or C++ and C#, with familiarity with 3D graphic design, animation and gaming technology? You’ll be able to shine as you use your skills and creativity to the max in the self-starting, entrepreneurial atmosphere that is part of all aspects of Carlson Software.

All applicants will be given a take-home test assignment so that we can evaluate coding and memory management techniques, and overall approach to the task.

To apply, email or fax your resume to:

V.P. of Development, Carlson Software
617-393-2337 (FAX)

Mining Software Engineer/Programmer

Fulltime position to be based at either the Carlson Software Boston (Watertown), Mass., software development office or at the company’s home office in Maysville, Kentucky.

Requires strong knowledge of C/C++ programming and strong communication skills with a knowledge of mining and geological modeling. Some exposure to Lisp, AutoCAD and engineering is preferable but not necessary. The position involves application software development with C/C++. Projects include programming for mining engineering inside AutoCAD including geology and geostatistics. Prefer experience in metals and hard rock mining, in addition to coal and stratified mining.

To apply, email

Jr. Software Engineer

Requires strong knowledge of C/C++ programming and strong communication skills. Some exposure to Lisp, AutoCAD or civil
engineering is preferable but not necessary.

The position involves application software development with C/C++. Projects include programming for civil engineering inside AutoCAD, construction Takeoff inside AutoCAD and field survey data collection inside Windows CE. The civil engineering programs
involve design of subdivisions, roads and hydrology. Construction Takeoff involves surface modeling and trench networks. Survey data collection requires interfacing to GPS receivers and total stations from various manufacturers.

To apply, email

No phone calls please.

Carlson Software is an Equal Opportunity Employer.