One of Des Moines Register's 2016 top workplaces is looking to add another network administrator to its team. Iowa Bankers Association is one of the nation's top state-banking associations. However, looking closer you will see that Iowa Bankers is much more than a typical banking association. Iowa Bankers Mortgage is a leading mortgage originator in Iowa and servicer to nearly $7 billion in loans. Iowa Bankers Insurance and Services insures more than 30,000 Iowa and Minnesota bank employees and their dependents.
Located in Johnston, Iowa, the nearly 200 employees impact hundreds of local communities and countless families across the United States every day.
About The Job & Our Team
Our IT Operations Team works with the Association, Insurance, and Mortgage companies to provide the highest level of customer service, reliability, and security. As a Network Administrator at Iowa Bankers, you will have the opportunity to maintain enterprise grade equipment and solutions, as well as being the backup for our full time help desk specialist. Some of the software/hardware that you would be supporting include: Active Directory, Exchange, Lync, IIS, SharePoint, SCCM, VMware, NetApp, Cisco, ShoreTel, and many more.
In addition to day-to-day maintenance, you will play a crucial role in testing disaster recovery and business continuity plans, reviewing security/audit logs, and ensuring an overall adherence to our compliance requirements. You will also interact with our established vendors/partners to build on our solid partnerships.
This position affords an excellent work/life balance by being mostly 8am to 5pm, Monday through Friday, with a flexible need for nights and weekends as required for upgrades.
2+ Years of Network/Systems Administration Experience
Entry-Level Experience with Enterprise Software Solutions (ie… Active Directory, Exchange, Vmware)
Entry-Level Experience with Enterprise Hardware Solutions (ie… NetApp, Cisco, Shoretel)
Basic understanding of IP subnetting and routing
Strong communications skills, both verbal and written
Must live, or be willing to relocate, to work on-site at Johnston location
Associates or Bachelor's degree (or equivalent work experience)
Experience with Enterprise Backup/Recovery Solutions
Experience providing second/third tier help desk support
Experience with Powershell
Excellent Insurance Options
Generous Sick Time and Vacation Allowances
Hassle-free parking, just seconds from the building
Flexible work and family life atmosphere
Company-sponsored professional development opportunities
Business-casual dress year round, with plenty of casual days mixed in.
About Iowa Bankers Association
In our 125-year history, the Iowa Bankers Association (IBA) has been dedicated to serving Iowa banks and their employees. As the voice of Iowa’s banking industry, the Association serves more than 95 percent of banks and savings institutions in the state. The IBA and our affiliate companies – Iowa Bankers Insurance and Services, Inc. and Iowa Bankers Mortgage Corporation – provide services that allow banks to better serve their communities and the state of Iowa. The Association contributes to the success of Iowa banks by providing legislative representation, education and training opportunities, regulatory compliance assistance and a host of other services. Member banks also benefit from the insurance and mortgage and securities brokerage services offered by Iowa Bankers.