The primary responsibility of the Network Administrator is the day-to-day support, monitoring, troubleshooting and maintenance of our network along with planning, designing, and implementing network solutions and best practices. Responsible for configuration of network equipment, storage systems communications, MPLS equipment, network design and configuration, and security. Responsible for network maintenance and security. Will work with Cooperative Energy's EMS group on network connections and configurations and will assist with compliance issues as needed.
Network Administrator II is the entry-journey classification. Incumbents learn to perform the full range of technical support duties
Cooperative Energy offers Competitive Salaries
and an Excellent Benefit Package!
Competitive Salaries meeting Industry Standards
Benefit Package which includes, but not limited to:
Medical Insurance for Employee paid 100% by the company
Pension Plan - 100% funded for employee by company
401k Plan with up to 6% employer match
Employee Life insurance & AD&D - paid by company
Life Insurance of $10,000 for spouse and child - paid by company
10 paid holidays
96 hours vacation/personal leave and 96 hours sick leave starting first year of employment
40 hours Family Sick leave
Access to onsite gym and fitness classes for free
Bachelor's Degree Business with emphasis in computer information systems Or
Bachelor's Degree Computer Engineering (ABET Accredited Institute) Or
Bachelor's Degree Computer Science Or
Bachelor's Degree Information Technology Or
Bachelor's Degree Management Information Systems Or
Bachelor's Degree Technology with emphasis in computer technology
**Associate's Degree in Computer Science, Computer Networking Technology, or Information Systems Technology with 2 years Network and Administration & Control Experience will be accepted in lieu of Bachelor's degree.
None Required Plus Bachelor's Degree
2 years Network Administration Experience Plus Associate's Degree
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Requirements:
Proficient with Microsoft Visio.
Technical knowledge of LAN/WAN and MPLS design and configuration.
Technical knowledge of network equipment configuration.
Cooperative Energy is an equal opportunity employer. It is Cooperative Energy's policy to provide equal opportunity to all qualified persons, regardless of race, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, veteran status or disability.
Cooperative Energy serves as the only not-for-profit wholesale electric power provider headquartered in Mississippi. In this role, Cooperative Energy generates and transmits electricity for 11 Member distribution systems located in the southern and western portions of the state. Cooperative Energy and its 11 Member cooperatives provide power to 432,000 homes and business across the state.\
Cooperative Energy’s Mission is to deliver to our Members reliable and affordable energy in a safe and environmentally-responsible manner.
Electric cooperatives are unique because we’re owned by our customers and driven to make a difference, not a profit. At the end of the year, remaining funds, or capital credits, go back to you. Here’s more information on how we work for you.
*Transparency and responsiveness
*Fiscal, regulatory and environmental compliance
*Safety and reliability
*Serve as a trusted and value-adding resource for member-owners
*An experienced, skilled workforce
*A long-term contractual relationship with member systems
*Financial health, including that of members
*Long-range planning for cost-effective generation resources
*Fuel diversity in generation resources