We’re looking for people just like you.
Liquid Web is a leader in the web hosting market with an unwavering dedication to providing the best hosting products available. We’re always looking for bright new talent to add to our growing team. We are an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer, and offer a challenging and supportive work environment, competitive salaries, and opportunities for professional growth.
A Unique Tech Culture
Since 1997, we’ve been servicing a wide variety of industries and clients with their web hosting and data center solutions. We currently employ over 300 on-site staff who work together to provide our clients with the best experience possible. We call this Heroic Support. And it’s not only a marketing slogan, it’s the way we do business.
We offer a comprehensive benefit package that includes health, dental, short-term disability coverage, and paid time off. We also have flexible scheduling, casual dress, free Friday lunches, and free soda! Not to mention our company- wide trips to Red Wings games, Lions Games, Baseball Games, movie-theaters, and much more.
Things You’ll Find at Our Offices
Our offices are full of unique, hard-working professionals. But we’re a young company with plenty of fun to be had. If you visit our offices, you’ll find:
|Staff on Motorized Scooters||Pool Table||Free Food Fridays||Casual Dress Code|
|"Terminator 2" Pinball Machine||Foosball Table||Free Pop & Burgers||Video Games|
|An Arcade Cabinet||Lounge/Theater||Workout Facilities||and much more!|
We Know How to Throw a Party
Our exclusive Holiday Parties, Boat Parties, and Company Outings have become legendary. These are among the many perks of being a Liquid Web staff member.
We Work Hard & Play Hard
If you follow us on Facebook or Twitter, you’ve probably heard about the office shenanigans that we like to play on each other. We’ve even been featured on MTV’s PRANKED. Take a look at what happens during our down time at the office.
With a focus on quality and innovation, we are always looking for specialized team members at Liquid Web. With a staff that is divided into nine separate teams for maximum familiarity and efficiency, qualified candidates are sure to find the perfect home amongst them. Take a look at what each of our teams is responsible for and then take a moment to check open positions here:
Heroic Support Team
Supporting our customers 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, we are always on the lookout for qualified Heroic Support candidates. As a member of the Heroic Support team, you are part of a group of expert of technicians working with our customers over telephone, live chat and e-mail.
Boasting a strong industry-wide reputation for being a proactive web host means that our Monitoring team serves a varied and important role. This team is home to many exciting positions that will challenge and enrich those who fill them as they provide paramount peace of mind for our customers.
The Liquid Web network has been designed to deliver the highest quality network performance. Our Network team works with Tier-1 premium bandwidth providers as well an exciting list of peers (including Google, Amazon, Facebook and many more) to ensure that our customers’ enterprises stay online 24/7.
Our Security team is challenged with the all important task of keeping servers and networks clear of security threats. Safeguarding the backbone of the company, this team offers members a fascinating frontline perspective on threats to the industry as well as the latest and most advanced methods of detecting and defusing them.
Path to Success
Interested in joining the Liquid Web Team but don’t quite have the experience yet? Not to worry. You can become a Heroic Support team member in no time if you follow the simple steps below. The overwhelming majority of the staff we hire are experienced Linux System Administrators to support our customer’s web servers. A large majority of our customers use a free derivative of Red Hat Enterprise Linux, CentOS. At Liquid Web an ideal candidate is someone that is experienced in using and supporting CentOS. If you are a self-starter you can download CentOS free here: http://www.centos.org
If you would like to pursue an education that will prepare you to become a Liquid Web Team Member, please consider the following:
|The ideal entry level candidate will have completed the Red Hat Certified System Administrator Exam.|
|The ideal advanced candidate will have completed both the Red Hat Certified System Administrator Exam and the Red Hat Certified Engineer Exam.|
Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA)
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
- - Red Hat System Administration I (RH124)
- - Red Hat System Administration II with RHCSA Exam (RH135)
- - Red Hat System Administration III (RH255) recommended for Linux or UNIX administrators with 1-3 years of experience
- - RHCSA Rapid Track Course with Exam (RH200)
- - Red Hat Linux for Solaris administrators (RH290)
- - RHCE Rapid Track Course with RHCSA and RHCE Exams (RH300) recommended for Senior Linux administrators
- - RHCE exam objectives
Want to test your skills before taking the exam?
Take a free Red Hat Enterprise Linux online skills assessment to help eliminate the guesswork in choosing the most appropriate training path and starting course.
Red Hat Linux system administration skills assessment
Whether you’re interested in earning a certification or want to ensure you have the skills needed to succeed in an advanced system administration course, this skills assessment helps you identify the right training path based on your experience and desired goal.
Heroic Support is our Difference
Liquid Web is a technical company that serves highly technical customers, therefore it is paramount that our employees have strong technical skills. In addition to technical competency, Liquid Web prides itself on unmatched Heroic Support. Thusly, it is important that our employees have strong communication skills, excellent reading skills and business intelligence.
We have found the following business books to be excellent resources for continued education:
- - The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference - Malcolm Gladwell
- - Delivering Happiness: A Path to Profits, Passion, and Purpose - Tony Hseih
- - Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap... and Others Don’t - Jim Collins
- - ReWork - Jason Fried & David Heinemeier Hansson
- - Purple Cow - Seth Godin