IT Network Supervisor

South Slope Cooperative Communications Company

North Liberty, IA / Iowa City, IA Technology / Executive & Management

South Slope, headquartered in North Liberty, IA, is currently seeking an IT Networking
Supervisor. The ideal candidate will have solid communication skills and be able to mentor and manage employees in a fast paced and changing environment while maintaining a customer service focus.
Primary Job Responsibilities:

  • Plan, develop and oversee all network operations including administration of routers, firewalls, network switches/hubs, servers, voice switching and other IT related equipment/technologies.
  • Develop and oversee maintenance of company applications; Provide application support as needed.
  • Manage and maintain internal ticketing system for tracking user requests, troubles and repairs.
  • Monitor network performance and troubleshoot problem areas as needed to identify and remedy network performance bottlenecks.
  • Identify employee and departmental training needs and provide training as needed.
  • Develop Networking budget objectives and controls, including hardware and software needs analysis;

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in a computer-related field, or an equivalent combination of education and experience
  • sufficient to successfully perform the primary job responsibilities.
  • Deep knowledge of ISP and enterprise networking technologies; communication protocols, routing protocols, switching, firewalls, etc.
  • 5+ years of experience supervising a Network/Telecom team of 5-10 people.
  • Knowledge of technology trends and developments in the area of information systems network and security.
  • Must be a critical thinker with strong problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills; interpersonal and collaborative skills; and the ability to
  • interact, communicate, and relate networking and security-related concepts to technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Strong supervisory and organizational skills.
  • Valid driver’s license and good driving record.
  • Applicants must be able to successfully pass a criminal background check and pre-employment drug screen.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Cisco CCNP certification desired.
  • Certification level knowledge of Windows and working knowledge of Linux.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to build and manage relationships with the involved stakeholders.
  • Ability to prioritize in a dynamic and changing environment.
  • Data-driven and analytical.
  • Self-motivated, self-driven and autonomous.
  • Flexible with an ability to adapt appropriately within various situations.
  • Ability to be available to respond to afterhours emergency calls.
  • Positive attitude, professional demeanor and great leadership skills.
  • Ability to resolve conflicts
  • Detail-oriented/goal oriented
  • Listening, oral and written communication skills

In addition, South Slope offers:

  • Competitive salary
  • Full benefit plan including: health, dental, STD/LTD, PTO, Paid Holidays, 401k Plan
  • Pension plan

Job Type: Full-time, exempt; Hours will primarily consist of M-F 8a-430p with occasional nights and weekends.


South Slope is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in hiring or terms and conditions of employment on the basis of race, color, sex, pregnancy, religion, national origin, age, disability military/ veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any other protected category in compliance with local, state and federal law

Application Instructions:

If you are interested in this position, please submit a resume and salary expectations to: jobs@southslope.com.

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IT Network Supervisor

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Posted about 1 month ago

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