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We are searching for a systems engineer to join our platform team in Frederick, MD. You will work to ensure the security and robustness of our SaaS platform and internal IT systems, and to maximize the performance of our HighGear software. You’ll also work with our support and product teams to troubleshoot and resolve customer problems.

Our most important criterion is a strong cultural fit. We have a great culture and are proud to be guided by the faith-based principles of passion, humility, teamwork, and integrity. We have the innovative culture and customer focus of a startup, but we are a profitable and mature company with careful financial management and strong cash reserves. And instead of fighting traffic every day, you can work close to home in a great place to live!

If you (or anyone you know) are interested this position, please contact us at careers@highgear.com or click here: Apply Now

Compensation & Benefits

  • Competitive salary based on qualifications and experience
  • 401(k) with 4% match
  • Employee profit sharing plan
  • Heavily subsidized healthcare for you and your family, including dental and vision coverage
  • Health Savings Account with a 2-for-1 contribution match up to IRS limits
  • 24 days of flexible PTO per year

Essential Qualities

  • Understands the value of good documentation and cross-training
  • Strong system engineering and troubleshooting skills
  • Gets things done and takes responsibility
  • Good communication skills and professional demeanor
  • Able to work quickly and carefully in outages and other urgent situations
  • Must be willing to work in the Frederick office full time
  • Must be willing to be part of an on-call rotation
  • Must be a US citizen or permanent resident
  • Must be able to pass a background check and drug test

Experience

  • 5+ years of experience in systems and network engineering on the Microsoft stack
  • Nice to have: Experience managing the platform for a SaaS product
  • Nice to have: Experience managing SQL Server
  • Nice to have: Experience managing Microsoft Azure environments
  • College degree not required, but relevant college experience will be considered