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IT System Engineer (Year Round Position)

Job Category: IT
Requisition number: ITSYS002366
Posted: 3 December 2022
Schedule: Full-time
Rate: $70000 USD per hour
Purgatory Resort
Durango, CO 81301, USA


  • Manage and monitor all installed systems and infrastructure.
  • Install, configure, test, and maintain operating systems, application software, and system management tools.
  • Proactively ensure the highest levels of systems and infrastructure availability.
  • Collaborate with, assist, and train other staff on all installed systems and infrastructure.
  • Monitor and test application performance for potential bottlenecks, identify possible solutions, and work with developers to implement those fixes.
  • Maintain security, backup, and redundancy strategies.
  • Write and maintain custom scripts to increase system efficiency and lower the human intervention time on any tasks.
  • Write and maintain documentation for all installed systems and infrastructure.
  • Participate in the design of information and operational support systems.
  • Provide 2nd and 3rd level support.
  • Work with vendors and other IT personnel for problem resolution.


  • BS/MS degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related subject or equivalent experience and knowledge.
  • Proven working experience in installing, configuring, and troubleshooting Windows/Linus based environments.
  • Solid experience in the administration and performance turning of application stacks.
  • Experience with virtualization and containerization.
  • Experience with monitoring systems.
  • Experience with automation software.
  • Experience with phone systems.
  • Solid networking knowledge (OSI network layers, TCP/IP)
  • Scripting skills (e.g., shell scripts, Perl, Ruby, Python)
  • Customer service skills a must!

Working Conditions:

  • Working directly with guests and staff.
  • Sometimes working outdoors in inclement weather.
  • Sometimes working in confined spaces that may be poorly ventilated like attics and crawlspaces.
  • Overtime may be needed on occasion.
  • Weekends and holidays and odd hours.

Additional Skills Desired:

  • Experience with Siriusware.
  • Experience with Cable TV infrastructure.
  • CMTS knowledge.
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