Senior IT & Security Technician (Part-Time)

Operations · Remote - US or Int'l, Georgia
Department Operations
Employment Type Recruiting for Part-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

Storj Overview


Storj Labs Inc. is pioneering decentralized cloud storage with the world's first decentralized cloud storage network, Tardigrade. Along with making object storage more affordable, secure, resilient, and faster than other leading cloud storage providers. Our mission is to enable the decentralized future, and our vision is to be the storage layer for the decentralized internet. Accomplishing this goal means building a team equipped and empowered to propel us forward.


We’re looking for an experienced IT professional to establish and manage a broad suite of IT and security processes. In this role, you’ll perform security audits and implement recommendations from independent audits, manage user accounts and on-boarding, troubleshoot IT-related issues, and assist employees with IT and security matters. You’ll report to the Head of Operations and work closely with the Compliance team, oversee InfoSec and Data Retention Policy, be involved in emergency and incident response, and business continuity management. This is a Part-Time position.


Storj Labs is a globally-distributed company. As a remote-first team, we’ve built a culture based on transparency and open communication. To further ensure our team is cohesive and unified, Storj provides the opportunity to gather together (whenever traveling is deemed safe) in an optional week-long retreat several times per year.


Storj offers a culture of empowerment and progress. We provide extensive company-wide and individualized professional development, a peer mentorship program, and outside consultant training. Our suite of benefits is generous and comprehensive. On top of strong healthcare benefits, we offer substantial equity, unlimited PTO, and considerable parental leave.


Responsibilities:


  • Establish and manage the IT department
  • Select and implement appropriate security protocols and help us remain in compliance with data privacy laws
  • Manage user accounts on cloud services, including implementing the features of Enterprise Level Google Suite
  • Help employees with computer setup, maintenance, and other issues as they arise
  • Implement and monitor security measures for the protection of computer systems, networks, and information
  • Communicate technical information to a wide range of end-users up to C-level
  • Manage asset tracking, A/V equipment, printers, networks, and collaboration software
  • Assist in managing small server cluster and related equipment
  • Help build, scale, and maintain system monitoring and alerting tools


Must-Have:


  • Extensive experience in a comprehensive IT environment
  • Comfortable managing and administering macOS and Windows
  • Deep understanding of networking concepts and troubleshooting
  • Strong communication skills


Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion:


At Storj Labs we celebrate diversity and strive for an inclusive work culture. More than a statement on our careers page, these concepts are ingrained in our core values:


Secure - We believe security and privacy in product, process, and habit is key to everything we do.


Together - We inspire, execute, and celebrate as one team, with a commitment to trust, inclusion, collaboration, and accountability.


Open - We’re committed to the free and open sharing of software, information, knowledge, and ideas.


Resolute - We have the courage to do the right thing, even if it is not the easy thing. We resolve always to treat others ethically, with empathy, understanding, and trust.


Empowered - We empower our users to control their data, our teammates to do great work, and our community to build economic value.


Different - We think differently, act differently, and always strive to make a difference.


We don’t make hiring or employment decisions on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, sex, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation, citizenship, or any other basis protected by applicable local, state or federal law. We also consider employment for qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records in a manner consistent with San Francisco’s Fair Chance Ordinance and similar local laws.

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  • Location
    Remote - US or Int'l, Georgia
  • Department
    Operations
  • Employment Type
    Recruiting for Part-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Experienced