Systems Engineer - Boulder

AppliedTrust - Boulder, CO2.0

Full-timeEstimated: $84,000 - $110,000 a year
Do you want to work with an inspiring team that is passionate about making a difference, and where your technical skills are highly valued? AppliedTrust is an IT consulting firm that helps companies in the areas of Infrastructure, Security, and Opensource. We literally ‘wrote the book’ on UNIX and Linux System Administration ( and pride ourselves on world-class technical excellence. We are headquartered in Boulder, Colorado, but serve clients across the nation.

We are looking for qualified candidates to join our talented, tight-knit team of engineers who are focused on delivering amazing solutions to our clients. One of the great things about working in a firm like AppliedTrust is that there is never a dull moment – we solve hard and varying IT problems so our clients can make the world awesome every day.

Here’s what we’re looking for:
Interest in learning new skills and keeping pace with changing technologies
Seriously creative problem-solving skills
Ability to problem solve and work with others to find the best solution
Precision in your work and attention to all details
On-point, genuine interpersonal and written communication skills
Capability to work independently and self-motivate
A commitment to providing our clients with 100% satisfaction
A passion for DevOps tools and culture
A four-year degree, preferably in computer science or a related field
Two to five years of hands-on system administration or system engineering experience
Technical certifications such as CISSP, MCITP, RHCT, etc. are considered a plus
AppliedTrust serves a wide variety of clients, from global Fortune 1000 companies to local non-profits. And just as our clients vary widely in nature, so do our engineers’ workdays, though typically they involve one or more of the following tasks:

Gathering client requirements, evaluating options, and selecting and implementing technologies that best suit the client’s needs.
Performing security, performance, and availability assessments.
Designing, configuring, troubleshooting, and maintaining computer systems.
Deploying, managing and maintaining secure, scalable network systems using technology from a variety of vendors.
Learning (and sharing) new skills through independent research, formal training, and industry events.
Automating tasks through the use of DevOps tools.
At Applied Trust, we consider our team to be some of the best professionals in the industry. If your skills, personality, and commitment to excellence match ours, we’d love to hear from you.