IT Network Adminstrator

Job Description

Responsibilities include:
• Assist with the development, implementation, installation, and operation of the organization’s internal and external networks
• Manage computer operation scheduling, backup, storage, and retrieval functions
• Maintain computer hardware and peripheral equipment
• Understand and support connectivity on internal and external servers
• Understand and support existing hardware, operating systems and protocols in use on the network
• Perform installation, configuration, and customization on workstations and laptops
• Maintain operating systems and applications by seeking upgrades, updates, and patches as necessary
• Review technical problems and recommend solutions or changes to enhance the company’s operations
• Develop recommendations or modifications to existing procedures in order to enhance IT operations
• Installation, maintenance, and testing of customer Internet services
• Installation, maintenance, and testing of customer’s LAN or WAN
• Evaluate and recommend security improvements and system upgrades
• Additional tasks assigned by manager

Experience/Skills:
• Prefer 4-Year degree in Network Systems Administration or related field and/or equivalent amount of experience
• Prefer 4-years of experience in hardware/software support for PCs in LAN/WAN environment
• Demonstrates an in-depth knowledge of network standards – DNS, TCP/IP, SMTP, HTTP, SIP, DHCP, IPv6, BGP, OSPF, MPLS, VRRP-E, Multicast Routing, Wireless Technologies
• Experience building and maintaining virtual environments supporting Windows & Linux OS’
• CCNA, CCNP, BCNP, or BCSPNE a plus
• Ability to Work Independently
• High-level of attention to detail
• Strong written and verbal skills
• Individual needs to be very customer oriented
• Must be willing to work outside normal hours and on call as required.

Additional Information:
• Individual would be required to be on call nights, weekends and holidays on a rotation basis with other employees
• Company offers competitive wages and an attractive benefit package
• Pre-Employment Drug Screen required
• Must have a valid Iowa driver’s license
• Breda Telephone Corp. is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)

Job Location (City, State)
Breda, IA
Company Name
Western Iowa Networks
Company Phone Number
Contact Name
Steph Thomsen