Falling Colors is looking for a Junior Systems Administrator!

We design and build custom software solutions. Many of our clients are in the public/non-profit sector, with focuses like behavioral and mental health, child welfare, and community outreach.

 

Our Junior Systems Administrator will support the infrastructure team in maintaining and developing secure and innovative solutions. The role will be split between Systems administration, Network Administration, and front-end user support. The ideal candidate will have between one and three years of experience in these areas.

Falling Colors

Falling Colors is a small (~25 person) company, women-owned and women-founded. We are a diverse and open-minded team, with a mix of genders, ethnicities, and interests. We have parents and non-parents, self-taught and formally educated folk, introverts and extroverts, semi-professional ballroom dancers and golfers, gardeners, soft-ball players, and VR hobbyists.

 

As a company, we value using our skills and time to improve the world around us — from behavioral health care to local educational opportunities. As a team, we strive to be kind, support each other, and work together, stepping forward to handle all the exciting things that get thrown our way.

 

We are located in Santa Fe, New Mexico, with offices in Denver, Philadelphia, and New York. This position is open to candidates in Santa Fe.

Responsibilities

• Network administration
• Firewall administration
• Windows Server Administration
• Monitoring and responding to logs and alerts
• First Level user support and administration
• New hire setup
• Inventory control
• Performs other duties as requested

The Must Haves

• 1-3 years of system administration, network administration or related experience
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Ability to effectively communicate with internal and external stakeholders
• Strong general computer and typing skills
• Comfortable using multiple computer applications and the ability to understand how software systems interface.
• Critical thinking skills: the ability to understand a problem, troubleshoot possible answers, and explain the correct solution
• Attention to detail with the ability to follow-through on tasks until completed.
• The ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines, with a positive attitude and high-quality work
• Ability to work independently and to carry out assignments to completion within parameters of instructions given, prescribed routines, and standard accepted practices
• High school diploma or GED
• Adaptability: we are a small company and need people who can step up to solve a variety of problems
• Kindness: we work closely with each other, and are building a team that is supportive and fun to work with

The Good to Haves

• Associates Degree or professional certification in a related field
• Experience with the Microsoft suite of applications
• Experience with cloud computing infrastructure

The Bonus Stuff

• Experience with handling HIPAA protected data
• Experience with DevOps (Azure DevOps, Jenkins, etc.)

Benefits

We offer competitive salaries, paid time off, professional growth opportunities, flexible work hours, volunteering time, a generous 401K, and health, vision, and dental. Our office is filled with sunlight, plants, and pretty good snacks.

What Next?

If you think this sounds like it could be you, we encourage you to apply. We don’t expect anyone to have all of the things we’re looking for, and we’re always happy to have a conversation.

 

To apply, please send your resume and a cover letter to apply at falling colors dot com. We look forward to getting your application!

Number of positions avilable: 1
In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification form upon hire. We are not currently able to offer visa sponsorship or support.
Send Resumes to 'apply at fallingcolors dot com'. Include the position title as your subject line in the email.