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Number Of Employees
FOSS Job Types Job positions that use FOSS software.
- Quality Assurance
- System Administrator
- System Analyst
- Network Administrator
- Database Administrator
- IT Manager
- Other IT Positions
- General Positions
FOSS Uses What devices the company uses FOSS on.
- Embedded Devices
The company estimates that FOSS contributes a Very High Value to the business.
Mission Critical Linux Use
The company considers Linux mission critical to their business.
Backcountry.com uses non-Linux only as the exception, not the rule. They have been featured in Newsforge, CIOInsite, Forbes, among others for their use of OSS in the corporate environment. The pay isn't what could be expected elsewhere, but if you prefer a Linux environment to non, and/or are an avid outdoorsman/woman you will be very happy with this place. The work environment is very relaxed, and features large discounts on all the gear they sell, as well as discounted season passes to the ski resorts around the area.