Atlassian System Administrator - Bellevue, WA - RCS Corporation

Atlassian System Administrator – Bellevue, WA

Information Technology

Job Type: Direct Hire
Posted: 05/12/2022

Bellevue, Washington

RCS Corporation has an immediate need for an Atlassian System Administrator for our client in the Bellevue, WA area. This is a direct hire opportunity.

Who We Are

RCS Corporation is a certified Women-Owned Small Business (WOSB) specializing in the recruitment of professionals for best-of-class companies throughout the United States. Since 1994, RCS recruits top talent for direct hire, temp-to-perm and contract staffing positions and provides customized payroll services. Our Recruiting Specialties consist of all Engineering Disciplines, Project Management, Project Controls, Information Technology, Energy Efficiency and Business Professionals.


Our client’s IT team is responsible for design, implementation, and management of all IT systems from data center infrastructure to enterprise applications. The team is seeking an Atlassian System Administrator to manage and support our client’s Atlassian application collection. Ideal candidates should be proficient at using and administering Atlassian Confluence, Jira, Jira Service Management, and various Marketplace apps. They should be comfortable working both independently and with other members of the IT team, as well as across departments and with outside partners. Attention to detail is critical. Candidates should have experience supporting users and applications in an enterprise environment.


  • Maintain and support Data Center instances of Atlassian Confluence and Jira
  • Maintain and support other enterprise applications that enable team/project collaboration
  • Contribute to application support as an escalation resource for the IT Helpdesk team
  • Assist in gathering, clarifying, and documenting requirements for application use
  • Work collaboratively with others to identify solutions to application problems
  • Perform regular maintenance tasks including application patching, app/plugin updates, and configuration changes
  • Ensure applications are correctly monitored, backed up, and documented
  • Follow internal best practices for approval of application access and changes

Key Qualifications and Skills

  • High school diploma required; college degree preferred.
  • A minimum of one (1) year of experience with Confluence and Jira administration including installation and upgrades
  • Experience with applications running in a primarily Windows Server environment
  • Experience with SQL technologies and backend application databases
  • Strong troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills
  • Ability to build productive working relationships with others
  • Experience with Confluence and Jira as a user or space/project admin preferred
  • Experience managing business critical applications preferred
  • Experience responding to alerts from application monitoring tools preferred
  • Experience with Git and CI tools preferred
  • The successful candidate will possess a high degree of trust and integrity, communicate openly and display respect and a desire to foster teamwork.

Job Functions

Job Functions are physical actions and/or working conditions associated with the position. These functions may also constitute essential functions for the job which the employee must be able to fulfill, with or without accommodation.  Information provided below is to help describe the job so that the applicant has a reasonable understanding of the job duties/expectations. An applicant's ability to perform and/or tolerate these actions and conditions will be discussed and workplace accommodations may be made on a case-by-case basis following an individualized assessment of the applicant and other considerations, including but not limited to any governing safety standards.

  • Motor Abilities: Sitting and/or standing for extended periods, bending/stooping, grasping/gripping, fine motor control (hands)
  • Physical exertion and/or requirements: Minimal, with ability to safely lift up to 15 pounds
  • Repetitive work: Prolonged
  • Special Senses: Visual and audio focused work
  • Work Conditions: Stairs, typing/keyboard, standard and/or sitting working environment of >8 hrs./day
  • Travel required: 0-5%
RCS is an equal opportunity employer that prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type. RCS recruits, hires, and promotes for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, national origin, citizenship status, disability, military status, veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex, genetic information or age. All terms and conditions of employment such as compensation, benefits, work assignment, availability of facilities and privileges of employment are administered on the same basis of equality.
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