Careers at Horizon

Horizon is interested in talking to Software Support Specialists in the DFW Metroplex. We are looking for highly motivated individuals to support our retail systems, written primarily in Microsoft’s C# using Microsoft’s SQL Server. This includes VB6, VB.NET and C#.NET. The nature of our work requires quick learners; self-motivated individuals who would enjoy the opportunity for career advancement. Horizon is a software provider and has been serving retail businesses for over 30 years. Horizon’s software products include: Point of Sale, Purchasing, Warehouse Management, Inventory Control, Accounting and PCI Credit Card Payment solutions.

Responsibilities include:
– Support Horizon’s computer based retail software
– Be in charge of facilitating and supporting software installations and upgrades
– Working with customers to solve problems related to the Horizon software
– Execute testing plans as part of our software deployment in our Quality Assurance department

Education and Experience
– Excellent oral and written communication skills, both technical and user focused
– 2+ years software support or a similar role
– Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Computer Information Systems preferred
– Expert knowledge in Microsoft’s Windows Server software

Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
– Understanding of Microsoft SQL Server database structures
– T-SQL programming skills
– C#, VB.Net and VB6 programming and debugging skills
– Understanding of OOP principles
– Understanding of the principles of business object and GUI frameworks
– Excellent problem solving skills
– Good organizational skills – effectively organize and prioritize work load
– Excellent written and verbal skills
– Demonstrate strong attention to detail

Please email your resume, compensation requirements and/or any additional questions regarding the position to