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System Administrator


This position is responsible for maintaining IT systems and software for a 15-person software development, QA and support team focused on enterprise and legacy SQL data access. The IT manger is responsible for all hardware and hardware and software maintenance, troubleshooting and support for the systems used by the development team. All physical systems reside on-premise in our Bellevue location. The successful candidate will be competent in both Windows and Unix/Linux administration, have a solid foundation in IT security, a robust problem-solving aptitude with both hardware and software issues and a focus providing high-quality customer service to our colleagues and customers. Experience with OpenVMS and/or Mainframe systems is helpful but not required.


Areas of Responsibility

  • Microsoft Windows Active Directory and DNS administration for the development domain
  • Microsoft Hyper-V administration
  • System backups
  • Tier-1 technical support for local users
  • Hardware maintenance, troubleshooting and repair
  • Software maintenance, upgrades and patches
  • Bellevue office security system administration
  • IT budgeting and purchasing
  • Point of contact for corporate IT support and services
  • Supported operating systems and hardware used by the development team
  • Windows desktop and server
  • HP-UX on RISC and Itanium
  • AIX on RISC
  • Solaris on SPARC
  • Linux on x86 (Red Hat, Centos, Fedora, Oracle)
  • IBM Mainframe (z/VM, z/OS, z/VSE, z/Linux)
  • OpenVMS on VAX, Alpha and Itanium


About the Company


We have an open-minded culture and many exciting projects where you have the freedom to “be your best you”. You’ll have opportunities for international collaboration on top of a comprehensive training and development program that encourages professional growth. We are in an innovative market and offer future-proof products. Most importantly, an overall a pleasant team-oriented working atmosphere.

This is a fast-paced environment - we are looking for smart, high energy candidates who are driven to make a big impact and who want to work alongside a growing team. We collaborate often so you must be team player! The perfect candidate will thrive on the prospect of taking on new challenges and helping Software AG increase its leadership in the digital transformation marketplace!

What to Expect

  • The employees are smart, friendly and welcoming
  • Health Insurance starts your first day on the job
  • 6 weeks of PTO – 3 weeks of vacation and 3 weeks of sick leave
  • 14 paid holidays (including a floating holiday and a community service day)
  • 401(k) Plan with up to 5% employer match
  • Parental Leave
  • Corporate discount purchase programs
  • Group legal plans
  • Pet Insurance
  • And MANY more


Software AG is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, age, religion, color, marital status, national origin, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability, or veteran status.
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Nearest Major Market: Seattle
Nearest Secondary Market: Bellevue

Job Segment: System Administrator, Mainframe, Oracle, Database, SQL, Technology