System Administrator at Amplero
Seattle, WA, US

Are you interested in being a part of an Artificial Intelligence Marketing (AIM) company that is transforming how B2C enterprises engage with their customers; improving customer experience, marketing throughput and for the first time directly optimizing key business KPIs? Do you want to join a startup company backed by the top firms in the venture capital and SaaS industries?

Brief Description

Seattle-based Amplero is looking for a motivated, energetic, get-it-done Systems Administrator to join our team.  In this role, you will work closely with our internal teams to plan for and support day to day work environments and related infrastructure. This includes implementation, configuration, coordination, control, maintenance, troubleshooting, security, usage monitoring, documentation, planning and project management activities related to all aspects of the corporate landscape. You will work independently with a sound understanding of the interactions between hardware, operating system software and network operations and the administrative requirements to ensure an efficient, reliable, secure infrastructure. 


  • Accountable for uptime, security, backup, and performance of corporate/engineering network
  • Create, configure and troubleshoot user accounts in Active Directory
  • Manage Jamf and Intune/MDT for company end-point devices; automate common deployment tasks
  • Maintain on-site servers, firewalls, switches, Wi-Fi Access Points, NAS/SAN
  • Support corporate solution stack including Active Directory, Azure AD, Office 365, SSO, various cloud services
  • Onboard new employees; perform end user training; image, configure, and deploy user laptops and workstations
  • Triage and support all helpdesk support issues related to internal networks and assets
  • Own asset management, tracking, procurement, and forecasting; maintain relations with company vendors
  • Work closely with internal stakeholders to configure and maintain all necessary work environments
  • Maintain office IT infrastructure, including conferencing equipment and auxiliary systems
  • Part of team that deploys and maintains Windows and Linux servers
  • Responsible for security of network and cloud services

We'll fall for you fast if you:

  • Are highly detail-oriented with good documentation skills
  • Have a can-do attitude and agreeable personality
  • Have broad expertise across Linux, Windows, Windows Server, and macOS systems
  • Have administration experience with developer tools like JIRA, GitLab, Jenkins, and Confluence Wiki
  • Are independent, a self-starter, motivated, creative, adaptable, agile: Are passionate about finding ways to make great things happen and thrive in the energy of a start-up environment; you enjoy taking the initiative
  • Have excellent written and verbal communication skill—this position includes potential external customer interactions and requires you to collaborate with co-workers of diverse technical expertise

Experience that is a definite plus:
If you have worked in these areas, we want to talk to you.  If you haven't, you could get the experience here.

  • Experience with Tableau or other BI and reporting tools
  • Knowledge of corporate VPN systems, site-to-site VPNs, cloud networking
  • Exposure to docker, terraform, kubernetes, infrastructure-as-code concepts
  • Have experience supporting highly available, customer-facing services

Required education and training:

  • 3+ years industry experience, 1+ years as system administrator
  • Computer science degree or equivalent experience