Systems Administrator I [Volunteer]

Spokane, United States

RPG Research is in need of additional volunteers who would like to assist in the maintenance and implementation of mailing, web, and authentication services hosted by RPG Research. All levels of experience are welcome, and there are no hard requirements beyond a  background check and reliable communication with stakeholders.


Implement and maintain mailing, web, and authentication services

Offer technical support to volunteers

Unix systems: OpenBSD, CentOS, and Ubuntu


"Start up" mode organization where priorities change

Must Have

A willingness to submit to a criminal background

Reliability in notifying management of any expected interruptions in volunteer time

What will you gain?

  • Develop production experience in both Linux and OpenBSD based applications
  • Learn best practices as an administrator and further your knowledge of popular Unix systems
  • Proof of your desire to both learn and apply your skills in the field, a desirable trait for employers
  • Have the opportunity to suggest changes to systems, and make your own projects
  • Mentorship from an IT and IT Security veteran:  Hawke Robinson
  • If you prove your commitment, and reliability you may receive a reference to back up your experience


Healthcare, dental, vision, life insurance, Flexible Spending Account (FSA), Health Savings Account (HSA)


Vacation, Sick, and paid leaves

Save on commute

Pre-tax commuter benefitsbr
(parking and transit)

Discount Programs

Brand-name product and services in categories like travel, electronics, health, fitness, cellular, and more

Prime location

Only a couple blocs from BART, Caltrain, Highway 101, carpool pickup, and Bay Bridge.

Sponsored Events

Tuesday Dinners, Monthly Lunch Mixers, Monthly Happy Hour, Annual day event

Sport Activity

Play any sport with colleagues and the bill is covered

Eat & Drink

Peet's and Philz coffee provided all day to order and pantry snacks