NOTE: THIS POSITION REQUIRES US CITIZENSHIP OR PERMANENT RESIDENCE (GREEN CARD).
MUST WORK HYBRID SCHEDULE 2 DAYS ON-SITE IN LOUISVILLE, KY AND 3 DAYS LOCAL/REMOTE
The Hybrid Wireless Network Engineer will investigate and resolve level 2 and 3 network issues for routing/switching/wireless/data security. Will assist in the design/deployment of new sites and network solutions, and perform wireless surveys and designs.
- Investigate and resolve level 2/3 network issues for routing/switching/wireless/data security.
- Assist in the design/deployment of new sites and network solutions.
- Perform wireless surveys and designs.
- Manage the Aruba and Cisco Wi-Fi environments.
- Deploy Wi-Fi solutions across the enterprise.
- Function as wireless SME/Architect for the enterprise and understand wireless security practices.
- Utilize tools like Ekahau/AirMagnet for predictive active and passive surveys.
- Administer Aruba ClearPass.
- Collaborate with network architects and stakeholders to understand organizational requirements and design wireless network solutions based on Aruba and Cisco technologies.
- Develop detailed wireless network designs, considering access point placements, channel assignments, and coverage maps.
- Configure and deploy wireless infrastructure components, including controllers, access points, and mobility masters.
- Proactively monitor the performance and health of the wireless network using appropriate monitoring tools.
- Respond to incidents, troubleshoot connectivity, performance, and security-related problems in the wireless environment.
- Collaborate with cross-functional teams to resolve complex network issues, leveraging expertise in wireless technologies.
- Maintain accurate and up-to-date network documentation, including network diagrams, configurations, and operational procedures for wireless deployments.
- Prepare regular reports on network performance, capacity, and security for wireless networks and present findings to management as required.
- Keep abreast of industry trends, emerging technologies, and best practices in wireless networking, particularly with a focus on Aruba and Cisco technologies.
- Make recommendations for network improvements and enhancements to optimize wireless performance and user experiences.
- 3-5+ years of experience as a Wireless Network Engineer, with experience in Aruba and Cisco wireless technologies.
- Must be a self-starter and manage project tasks independently.
- Ability to create documentation for new deployments.
- On-call one week every 2 months.
- Aruba certifications such as Aruba Certified Mobility Professional (ACMP) and Cisco certifications such as Cisco Certified Wireless Network Professional (CCNP Wireless) are highly desirable.
- Experience with solutions including Airwave, Aruba Central, Cisco Prime would be ideal.
- CCNP or Aruba certification or equivalent experience required.
- Experience conducting site surveys and developing wireless network designs accordingly.
- Hands-on experience in configuring and troubleshooting wireless infrastructure components, including controllers, access points, and mobility masters.
- Proficiency in network security principles, including encryption, authentication, and authorization methods for wireless networks.
- Strong analytical and problem-solving skills to diagnose and resolve complex wireless network issues.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to interact with technical and non-technical stakeholders effectively.
- MUST WORK HYBRID SCHEDULE OF 2 DAYS ON-SITE IN LOUISVILLE, KY AND 3 DAYS LOCAL/REMOTE.