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Atomic Data Overview

Minneapolis, MN
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
Information Technology
$25 to $50 million (USD) per year
Local provider of all things IT. From private clouds, custom software, data center colocation, backup & DR, to 24x7 support and monitoring, and much more. Safe. Simple. Smart. That's Atomic Data.

Mission: Making IT serve the needs of business.

Company Updates

  • We were in very good company last night while being recognized as a 2017 Progress MN honoree by Finance & Commerce. Thank you for the honor! Read the full profile here:

    Progress MN: Atomic Data

    Business: IT products and services Based: 615 N. Third St., Minneapolis Founded: 2001 Owners: Jim Wolford, owner and CEO; Larry Patterson, chief technology officer and co-owner; Dr. John Dowdle, co-owner Employee count: 150 Website: Not all high-tech success stories happen in Silicon Valley.

  • Minneapolis Regional Chamber of Commerce put together this great video about Atomic for last week's Best in Business awards ceremony. Check it out!

    Large Employer Award Winner- Atomic Data

    Uploaded by Minneapolis Regional Chamber on 2017-03-28.

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Atomic Data – Why Work For Us?

Whatever the size of your business, however complex your IT needs, Atomic Data can identify, design, implement, and manage your technology solutions. We're flexible, proven partners with products and services you can trust - so you feel safe.

With roots deep in data center technology, we’ve always combined proven infrastructure with unrivaled, local 24x7x365 support and monitoring. Atomic Data's early investments in what’s now called ‘the cloud’ enable businesses of all sizes and verticals to leverage the power of the latest technology.

We know what it means to be 'Minnesota Nice'

As a Minneapolis based company, we know what it means to be ‘Minnesota nice’. Every year, Atomic Data commits its time and resources to support our community and enrich the lives of those that rely on non-profit organizations around the world. Whether our engineers and executives are raising thousands of dollars for the Special Olympics by jumping into a frigid lake in the depths of winter, or donating high-speed internet to a local non-profit, Atomic knows first hand the value of community and cause involvement.

Atomic Data, now hiring experts.

Atomic Data employs only the best engineers, technicians, sales consultants and executives in the industry. Our certified engineers are experts in their fields and are constantly training to maintain their technical edge and uphold Atomic's state-of-the-industry standards. Our sales, administrative, and customer service staff are dedicated to our clients and are experts at identifying and providing solutions tailored for their needs. Combined with the experience of our outstanding leadership staff, Atomic Data is a truly collaborative environment where rapid growth, passionate discussion, discovery, decision making, and problem solving come together to create one of the best high-technology work places in Minnesota.

Atomic Data Reviews

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Atomic Data Owner & CEO Jim Wolford
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  • "Dynamic, Broad, and a Special Place to work"

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    I have been working at Atomic Data full-time


    Stocked Kitchen, lots of technology, great benefits including 401K.


    Can be crazy and harsh at times and isn't required.

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Atomic Data Photos

Atomic Data photo of: Atomic Data's Minneapolis South data center facility
Atomic Data photo of: Atomic Data helping out at Bridge for Youth
Atomic Data photo of: Some of the Atomic Data team supporting Fraser at their annual benefit.
Atomic Data photo of: On-Site and Systems Engineering teams going head to head in a game of paintball.
Atomic Data photo of: The Atomic Data and Patriot Parachute Team at Canterbury Park
Atomic Data photo of: The Atomic Data Team tailgating before a MN United match
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Atomic Data Interviews



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    NOC Technician Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Minneapolis, MN
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview


    I applied online. The process took a week. I interviewed at Atomic Data (Minneapolis, MN).


    The Interview was a "Get to know you" HR interview. Very polite and easy going people who just wanted to see where I would fit in the company. I wasn't selected but very much enjoyed the experience and would gladly apply again given the chance.

    Interview Questions

    • What is one thing you have done that went above and beyond your job description.   1 Answer
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Atomic Data Awards & Accolades

  • Best in Business, Minneapolis Chamber of Commerce, 2017
  • Progress Minnesota Award, Finance and Commerce, 2017
  • America's 100 Fastest Growing Inner City Businesses, Fortune, 2016
  • Fast 50, Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal, 2016
  • Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Private Companies, Inc. Magazine, 2016
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