Hosting Administrator

Focus On the Family - Colorado3.9


Headquartered in Colorado Springs, Colorado, Focus on the Family has nearly 600 employees who work to achieve the mission of enriching the lives of families, engaging the culture, advocating for life and spreading the Gospel of Jesus Christ. The work is meaningful, the culture is rewarding, and the purpose is eternal.

The Hosting Administrator 4position supports ministry objectives by designing, building, and supporting secure and scalable application environments; and by installing, configuring, maintaining, and monitoring enterprise and web applications across environments, ensuring capacity, availability, and performance in accordance with agreed upon service levels.


Is a consistent witness for Jesus Christ; maintains a courteous, Christ-like attitude in dealing with people within and outside of Focus; adheres to the Standard of Moral Conduct and Statement of Faith; upholds Focus on the Family's ministry in prayer
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, related field, or equivalent experience
7-10 or more years of experience building and maintaining multiple enterprise level application hosting environments, as well as maintaining, configuring and monitoring enterprise applications
7-10 or more years of experience building and managing multiple large presence (n-tier) website hosting environments, including managing and administering web applications on various server platforms
Proven knowledge of Web and Application hosting security
Advanced knowledge of and experience with Linux operating systems
Advanced knowledge and experience with Windows Server 2016
Advanced knowledge of configuring, and maintaining applications on F5 Big IP Application Delivery Controllers (ADC)
Advanced knowledge and proven experience hosting and hardening LEMP environments
Strong experience with ITIL and utilizing ITIL processes
Skilled understanding of networks and network configuration with regards to hosting environment dependencies

CompTIA Security+ Certification
Strong experience with Agile software development methodologies
Advanced experience and knowledge of working with PowerShell Scripting
Strong experience with Bash, SED, AWK scripting
Advanced experience with Content Management System (CMS) platforms, including, Sitecore and WordPress

Demonstrated proficiency in servant leadership

This is a Full-Time, on-site position, located in Colorado Springs, within Focus On the Family's IT area.

This is an abbreviated job description; a full job description will be provided upon interview

Job Type: Full-time


  • hosting: 7 years (Preferred)


  • Bachelor's (Preferred)

Benefits offered:

  • Paid time off
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Healthcare spending or reimbursement accounts such as HSAs or FSAs
  • Retirement benefits or accounts
  • Other types of insurance
  • Others