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Infrastructure Engineer

Updated on 7/9/2024



51-200 employees

Provides voter data insights for progressive organizations

Data & Analytics
Government & Public Sector

Compensation Overview

$73k - $80kAnnually

Mid, Senior

Washington, DC, USA

DevOps & Infrastructure
Platform Engineering
Server Administration
Required Skills
Operating Systems
Customer Service
  • Relevant Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
  • 3+ years of experience with system integration, operation, and administration
  • Experience with the configuration and administration of Linux (Redhat/CentOS) and MacOS operating systems
  • Experience with SQL, Bash, and Python scripting
  • Experience with Microsoft Office, VPN Clients, and Antivirus software
  • Experience with desktop support, log file analysis, and troubleshooting
  • Experience with implementing and adhering to a company security policy
  • Comfortable working in a ticket-based workflow
  • Strong communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Customer service oriented - ability to demonstrate ownership of the customer service experience
  • Ability to collaborate, communicate, and work with other Infrastructure team members both orally and in writing
  • Ability to document processes and solutions to grow the company knowledge repository
  • Ability to demonstrate inquisitive and proactive troubleshooting
  • Ability to understand and respond to prioritization shifts while working multiple issues
  • Self-directed learner who can problem solve without hand-holding
  • Willingness to work with and learn software and systems without prior training or experience
  • Background check required
  • Complete regular monthly and occasional ad-hoc work on-site at company locations
  • Support and resolve issue tickets as assigned from Infrastructure Team management
  • Serve as the first point of contact for staff with configuration, permissions, and set-up needs
  • Participate in weekly evening deployments and maintenance windows
  • Assist with installation, configuration, and maintenance of servers, network devices, video conferencing, and other hardware components
  • Assist with installation, configuration, and maintenance of infrastructural software components
  • Configure, deploy, and maintain staff-issued laptops
  • Analyze log files or error reports and track problems across multiple systems
  • Develop and maintain system configuration and architecture documentation

Catalist offers a suite of products including a national voter database, analytics & models, and software & services, leveraging over 240 million unique voting-age individuals' data to empower progressive organizations. The company's technologies focus on compiling, enhancing, storing, and dynamically updating data to enable efficient resource utilization and greater impact for its clients.

Company Stage


Total Funding



Washington, District of Columbia



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth