Sanford tech firm to add high-wage jobs, expand office


    Sanford-based IT firm Next Horizon is expanding its workforce, building a new office from the ground up and focusing more on software development.

    Next Horizon will create 20 jobs within three years paying an annual salary between $85,000-$120,000 for software developers, quality assurance professionals and project managers.

    The company also will begin construction on an 8,400-square-foot building in December that’s slated for completion in late 2019. The cost of the building will range between $1.2 million-$1.6 million, and about $400,000 will be spent on interior decorating, furniture, and more.