Network Engineer II (4457 )

IT North Mankato, Minnesota


Position at Taylor Corporation


Taylor Corporation is seeking a Network Engineer. You will 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. You will research, develop and present recommendations to management for network efficiency improvements, modifications, and growth/expansion opportunities.


  • Manages a critical Hosting network including Cisco ASA firewalls, Cisco Border Routers, and Cisco Nexus switches.
  • Prepares, deploys, and supports network equipment across the entire enterprise LAN/WAN. This includes ensuring all routers and switches are running optimally, monitoring network performance and making recommendations for improvements.
  • Manages the Wireless LAN, develops and manages programs to maintain stable wireless network connectivity, prevent unauthorized access, and adhere to wireless security policies.
  • Perform on call services (after normal business hours) for network related issues/concerns.

Minimum Qualification:

  • Thorough understanding of TCP/IP, LAN and WAN
  • Knowledge and understanding of routing and switching (STP, VSS, vPC, EIGRP, BGP)
  • Ability to lead and offer ideas and direction.
  • Ability to teach and coach other employees.
  • Ability to make decisions, trouble shoot and problem solve.
  • Ability to plan, organize and coordinate efficiently.
  • Attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Basic understanding of Windows Server OS
  • 5-7 years’ experience in a related field.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with
  • Experience with firewall policy management
  • Knowledge and experience with Data Center network infrastructures
  • Bachelor’s in Computer Science or related field


We offer a competitive benefit package including health, dental & vision insurance, 401K plan, profit sharing, PTO (Paid Time off) and Holiday Pay.

About Taylor Corporation:

Taylor Corporation is a Minnesota-based, global leader of business and personal communication products, technologies and services that connect people and grow businesses. As one of the largest commercial printers and one of the largest privately held companies in the United States, we are comprised of more than 80 companies and employ over 9000 employees globally. This position is available in the corporate office which is the holding entity for the diverse network of companies around the globe that form Taylor Corporation (to learn more about Taylor Corporation, visit our web site at