When joining Elevations, you can expect to work for a company that:
Provides amazing experiences and creates raving fans.
Strives to provide solutions for a better life and promises employees it will be the best place they have ever worked.
Wins awards such as “Best Bank”, “Best Companies to Work for in Colorado” and even the “Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award”, the only Presidential award for quality.
Has a highly-engaged workforce and emphasizes career growth, empowerment and servant leadership.
What’s in it for you:
Competitive pay, organization-wide incentive program, 401k matching, mortgage and auto discounts
4 weeks min. paid time off, work anniversary paid time off, 11 paid holidays, and 16hrs paid volunteer time off
Medical, dental, and vision health plans with FSA or HSA options
Onsite fitness center, Zumba and yoga classes, health fairs with biometrics screening and flu shots
Employee Assistance Program with a variety of services
Career development, trainings, career coaching, job shadowing, mentoring program, tuition reimbursement up to $5,000/year, and a recognition system
Culture of excellence and continuous improvement
We strive to be the best place you’ve ever worked!
Responsible for practices and methods of IT enterprise architecture and security architecture. Configures, supports and audits security concepts related to DNS, routing, authentication, VPN, Web Proxies, firewalls, routers, switches, network hardening and DDOS mitigation. Plans for and responds to service outages and other systems problems. Performs root cause analysis and improves current infrastructure solutions. Serves as primary point of contact for network, and systems security. Maintains or improves defined network, and IT security operations SLAs, while meeting the changing needs of management. Provides tier 3 network LAN/WAN, and security hardware and software support in a complex, multi-platform environment. Configures, installs, stages, and maintains network, and security hardware and software. Supports staff via email, telephone, and face-to-face interaction.
Essential Functions include:
Provide tier 3 level network, and security hardware support. Determines system configuration and sizing requirements, network, and security considerations.
Identifies, assesses, and presents options for meeting the functional and technical requirements including hardware and software updates or upgrades. Recognizes and solves any network related problems.
Responsible for solving malfunctions of the network, security hardware and applications. Performs as a network/security escalation point for the IT department. Documents clearly all required procedures and configurations changes to production systems.
Investigates and tests new technologies for the credit union to meet or exceed member expectations. Works with vendors to implement, address, coordinate new releases, patches, fixes, etc.
Assists in the design and implementation of upgrade paths for OS, network, telephony, security, hardware and systems software.
Conducts system tests, monitors tests, and recommends required corrective action through strict change control procedures. Provides systems metrics, root cause analysis and proactive monitoring. Ensures the Elevations IT Disaster Recovery plan is in compliance and accurate related to network and security components.
Analyzes and monitors network and security in accordance to the Elevations IT Security Program and Standard Security Operating Procedure Handbook. Makes recommendations or adjustments to gain maximum efficiency and security. Implements patches/fixes to address potential security vulnerabilities. Protects Elevations Credit Union from potential loss and ensures the confidentiality of the information is maintained by the system.
Assists with the development of IT Business Processes. Adheres to all standard processes and procedures. Reviews organizational business processes and looks for ways IT solutions can be utilized to increase efficiency. Communicates with internal customers for the purpose of maintenance and process changes. Maintains IT policies and procedures manual, and keeps department staff informed of all changes.
Analyze data received from network environment to understand and baseline network environment health, react to and prevent abnormal behavior, and create process and procedures for mitigating abnormal network behavior.
Work closely with Managed Services Provider to ensure monitoring, reporting and alerting is in alignment with Elevations requirements
Required Education and Experience:
4 year college degree or equivalent work experience
10+ years of experience in Network administration
Interpersonal Skills: A significant level of trust and diplomacy is required, in addition to normal courtesy and tact. Scope of work will include access to sensitive data and financial perspectives requiring extreme confidentiality. Communication may involve motivating or influencing organizational leaders.
Experience with Web Application Firewalls and their concept
Experience with Next Generation firewalls and concepts
Advanced experience in LAN/Wide Area Networking technologies currently in use within the organization
Experience using proper rack layout and design, along with overall Data Center knowledge
Local Area Networking, including maintenance, installation, and troubleshooting techniques, especially dealing with the TCP/IP protocol and services, and managing a large diversified environment using TCP/IP
Preferred Education and Experience:
Advanced experience in administrating routers, switches, firewalls, and IDS a plus
Cisco Network Certification or Information Security Certification a plus
About Us: Elevations Credit Union is a member-owned not-for-profit financial institution serving Colorado’s Front Range. Founded in 1953, we’ve grown from 12 members and less than $100 in assets to an institution with 13 branches and more than 120,000 members that manages over $1.7 billion in assets and is the No. 1 credit union mortgage lender in Colorado. At Elevations, we’ve made a commitment to move away from a product-centered business model and focus instead on creating consumer solutions. Our objective is to provide our members, as well as the entire community, with unbiased consumer information.
EEO Statement: Elevations Credit Union is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical​​​ condition, pregnancy, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or ​expression, veteran status, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law. All aspects of employment including the decision to hire, promote, discipline, or discharge, will be based on merit, competence, performance, and business needs.
Candidates for certain positions may be required to submit to a credit history report in determining qualification for employment with Elevations Credit Union. If the position you are applying for requires a credit history report, any information received in such a report will not be the sole factor in making an employment decision. A history of personal financial irresponsibility may be reason for disqualification insofar as it relates to your potential job duties. Elevations Credit Union is aware that occasionally there are extenuating circumstances that may affect an individual's credit history. We comply with the Fair Credit Reporting Act and the Colorado Employment Opportunity Act.