Equus Software IT Systems Administrator in Denver, Colorado

Equus Software is a software development company with 100+ employees. Equus works with a growing list of Global 2000 clients, many in the Fortune 500. Our technology enables our clients to mobilize their workforce globally – meaning move them from country to country (expats) – and manage all the important details for their mobile employees.

Its internal network infrastructure supports software development and testing processes for in-house employees as well as many remote employees, including those in Manila, Oregon, Washington, DC and London, with further plans for expansion in other cities in the works.

Responsibilities for this position

  • Work with IT staff to manage our data center environment with VMWare virtual servers, Microsoft Server 2012 and SQL 2012

  • Review weekly penetration testing results and develop plans for remediation or escalation

  • Work in Microsoft IIS 7.5+ and SQL to implement new client instances

  • Experience with Azure and // or Amazon AWS a plus

  • Monitor data center network to proactively ensure system uptime, including running monthly scans and tools to measure performance

  • Proactively review security and application logs

  • Participate in the implementation of small and large projects

  • Assist with configuring internal servers and applications to support software development, testing, documentation, and administration

  • Provide second-tier contact and problem resolution for all users with hardware, software and applications problems. Resolve as many user-reported problems as expertise permits using available tools and following procedures and policies for the handling of support cases

  • Effectively coordinate tasks with clients, client account executives, business analysts and software developers in a fast-paced environment where priorities change by the day

  • Review and update Help Desk documentation as assigned

  • Always look for ways to automate, accelerate, make more efficient and secure, and otherwise improve our IT operations

Requirements

Qualifications

  • Five years experience with IT network, security and server operations in a Microsoft-based environment.

  • Experience working with Windows Server 2012, Microsoft SQL Server 2012+, and Windows 10.

  • Experience as a Microsoft SQL DBA a plus

  • Must have excellent interpersonal and customer service skills.

  • Must have a passion for solving problems, delivering quality work, and finding a way to improve.

  • Must be able to follow detailed documentation and to create your own.

Benefits

What is Equus?

Equus Software is a market leading Software Company specializing in Global Mobility Software. We provide award-winning service to our portfolio of high-profile global clients. Our team is known for providing creative software solutions to solve our clients’ complex business problems.

What we can offer?

Variety: As part of our team, you will work in a fast paced and challenging environment where no two days will be the same.

Knowledge: You will be able to take full advantage of being part of a fast-paced, close-knit community and make full use of the knowledge of the Global Equus Team with direct access to everyone from BA to CEO.

Growth: Equus is winning new clients all the time and there is plenty of room for the right candidate to move up the career ladder as the company grows.

Salary: We are offering a competitive starting salary plus an excellent benefit package.