TAYLOR COMMUNICATIONS, INC. Network Engineer II in North Mankato, Minnesota

Description Position at Taylor Technology Services, Inc (TTS) Taylor Technology Services, Inc. seeks a Network Engineer II in North Mankato, Minnesota to be responsible for managing the corporate LAN/WAN, ensuring effective connectivity for remote companies and managing Data Center network infrastructures to ensure uptime and performance requirements are met. The Network Engineer II will research, develop and present recommendations to management for network efficiency improvements, modifications, and growth/expansion opportunities. The specific duties include: Manage a critical Hosting network including Cisco ASA firewalls, Cisco Border Routers, and Cisco Nexus switches; Prepare, deploy, and support network equipment across the entire enterprise LAN/WAN, including ensuring all routers and switches are running optimally, monitoring network performance and making recommendations for improvements; Manage the Wireless LAN, develop and manage programs to maintain stable wireless network connectivity, prevent unauthorized access, and adhere to wireless security policies; and Perform on call services (after normal business hours) for network related issues/concerns. The position requires a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a closely related field, or a foreign equivalent degree, plus at least one year of experience with TCP/IP, LAN, routing and switching, Windows Server OS, and firewall policy management. In lieu of a Bachelor's degree, we will accept three years of the experience above. We require either CCNA Certification (or higher) or one year of experience with WAN technologies and Data Center network infrastructures. Experience can be gained concurrently. Please apply a below or contact Brenda Post, Director of Networking, ; 507-386-3144. The employer's corporate address is 1725 Roe Crest Drive, North Mankato, Minnesota 56003 Equal Opportunity Employer minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity