About Us

Steel Root is an IT services company that specializes in cybersecurity. We’re a startup in high demand, looking for an assertive, organized project manager to join our growing team. We’re headquartered in Salem, Mass., steps from the commuter rail and right in the center of Salem’s downtown culture.

About You

You have 2+ years of experience managing projects in the IT industry or another technical field. You’re confident, personable, and a systems-thinker. Tech and people skills? You’ve got them both. You know how to manage a team to exceed customer expectations. Your desk is uncluttered, and you’re probably known as “the planner” in your circle of friends. People like you and you know how to get them to follow your lead.

Job Description

Your primary role is to own client projects from scoping through completion. You’ll meet directly with the client to understand the deliverables, then manage our tech team to exceed the expectations of the client. Example projects might include a new server roll-out, security overhaul, network design and setup, or email/cloud migration.

Required Skillset

Proven track record of managing team projects
Great communication skills
Independent, self-motivated and dependable
Able to travel to Boston and surrounding area

Bonus Skillset

Understanding of computer networks and design
Experience with our management/collaboration platforms: Asana, Freshdesk, Harvest, SolarWinds N-Central
Experience with the technology products in our stack: ESET, Synology, SonicWall, Acronis, Proofpoint, Office 365, Infrascale, Carbonite.


Hone your skills in the hot cybersecurity market
Opportunity for flexible hours and flexible commute
Play with cool tech, work with customers that love us, and get in on the ground floor of a startup in growth mode

How to Apply

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