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Wireless Network Engineer

Stone Search
New York, NY
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description
Company Description

12 month on-site contract upper Manhattan. Must be vaccinated.

 

Job Description

The Wireless Network Engineer is responsible for overseeing the technical design, implementation, and project coordination for the many network infrastructure projects undertaken by our client, specifically projects related to 802.11 wireless. The candidate must be well-versed in wired and wireless network systems.

Responsibilities

  • Supports the development of network architecture and standards.
  • Tests new wireless technologies in support of client’s objectives.
  • Recommends technology for specific applications including next-generation Wi-Fi technology, wireless network protocols, location and wayfinding, and wireless access point placement.
  • Ensures that all technical decisions result in coherent network designs using the most effective methods and tools.
  • Performs system maintenance, configures equipment, installs software and upgrades, installs patches, and monitors system status.
  • Participates in a periodic after-hours on-call rotation.
  • Designs campus-wide wireless network architecture.
  • Drafts and presents change requests to the Change Advisory Board.
  • Develops original and creative technical solutions to ongoing network engineering efforts.
  • Responsible for the documentation of network designs, including reviewing and archiving as-built network drawings, wireless survey test results, generating network architecture logical diagrams, IPv4 and IPv6 assignments, wireless access point placement, and wireless controller configuration.
  • Provides project management oversight of complex, cross-technology projects.
  • Collaborates with customer groups to define user requirements and translates into technical solutions.
  • Works with minimal direction and supervision, makes time for unplanned assignments and adapts to changing priorities.
Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent required.
  • Minimum 5-7 years of related experience,
  • 4+ years related work experience in IT working with the following data and wireless network systems: Structured cabling systems.
  • 802.11 wireless systems
  • Network technology components
  • IP network protocols and common network configurations
  • Ability to plan, implement, test, and troubleshoot hardware & software.
  • Knowledge and understanding of the IP protocol and LAN/Wi-Fi administration in a secure but open environment.
  • Proficiency with network tools (Ekahau ESS, spectrum analyzers, Aruba Airwave, and Wireshark).
  • Working knowledge of 802.1x wireless security protocols.
  • Experience designing 802.11 wireless access point placements.
  • Working knowledge of Cisco switches, routers, and operating systems (IOS, IOS-XE, NX-OS, ASA OS).
  • Experience in Cisco/Aruba wireless technologies

Preferred Qualifications

  • Project management experience.
  • Experience interpreting construction drawings and documents.
  • Meticulous attention to detail.
  • Aruba Clearpass experience a plus

 

 

 

 



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