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Platform Administrator
Steel Thread Software, Inc. Sterling, VA

Platform Administrator

Steel Thread Software, Inc.
Sterling, VA
  • Vision , Medical , Dental , Paid Time Off , Life Insurance , Retirement
  • Full-Time

Company Description

Steel Thread Software, Inc. is a privately-held, certified small business headquartered in Dulles, VA. Since 2008, we have consistently delivered quality Information Technology services to leading US Federal Government agencies. Our history has been to provide best practices and offer emerging technologies that meet the mission objectives of a diverse customer base.

Job Description

Steel Thread Software, Inc. is seeking a highly skilled and innovative Platform Administrator who is looking to join a fast paced start up environment working with both commercial and Government clients. The Platform Administrator is responsible for administration and installation of all Steel Thread and open-source tools used by Continuous Delivery and DevOps customers.



Provide expertise and assist customers, developers and partners with design decisions.

Provide ongoing maintenance and application of updates and patches.

Plan lifecycle replacement, coordinate outages and performance tuning for applications and hardware.

Maintain monitoring and data gathering systems for reporting and performance purposes. Work with vendors and open-source community to address and resolve problems.

Leverage enterprise LDAP accounts to manage access control and permissions within each individual product

Maintain client-facing and internal knowledge bases


Deep experience managing configuration and access control in a variety of open-source build and deployment automation tools including Jenkins, Hudson, Nexus, Sonar, SCM Manager

Experience serving as site administrator in support of a large Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) implementation.

Hands on experience working with development teams following SCRUM or XP delivery practices

Working knowledge of Configuration Management (CM) practices with particular strength in Subversion and/or GIT

Familiarity with Active Directory and LDAP

Familiarity with Windows and Linux Server administration


A Bachelor's in a related field.

2-3 years of wok experience in a corporate development environment.

Experience in a fast-paced, agile environment

Additional Information

We urge qualified candidates to apply for this position and experience the rewards of working for a progressive, dynamic, and forward-thinking organization that values the development of success of its employees. Steel Thread offers an excellent benefits package and a truly exciting work environment that encourages individual growth, cooperation, and innovation.

What We Offer:

Competitive salary

6 weeks of paid time off

Immediate eligibility to participate in a matched 401(k) retirement savings plan

Full Health/Dental/Vision/Life benefits 

Paid time off for training 

Corporate events with paid lunches 

Company provided beverages and snacks

Casual dress code

Quarterly company outings

Lunch & Learn programs

Company sponsored happy hours 

Parking reimbursement 

Recognition and rewards bonuses

Referral bonuses 

Equal Opportunity Employer

Steel Thread Software provides equal employment opportunity and services to all individuals without regard to race, color, sex, national origin, religion, marital status, age, mental or physical disability, or any other reason prohibited by law. It is the intention that all applicants be given equal opportunity and that selection decisions are based on job-related factors.

To apply for this position, please send your cover letter, resume, and salary history to [email protected] OR [email protected] 


Steel Thread Software, Inc.

Sterling, VA



Posted date

April 16, 2024

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Steel Thread Software, Inc. job posting for a Platform Administrator in Sterling, VA with a salary of $69,300 to $103,000 Yearly with a map of Sterling location.