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IT Network Engineer in Painted Post, New York at AccruePartners

Date Posted: 1/20/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

AccruePartners values our contract and consulting employees. We offer a competitive benefits package to meet the diverse needs of all of our contractor and consulting employees and their family members. Here is a listing of what our company offers: 401(k) Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Employee Assistance Program, Medical and Prescription Drug, Short and Long-Term Disability Insurance. 

THE TEAM YOU WILL BE JOINING:

  • Fortune 500 manufacturing and technology organization with significant investment in R&D and Innovation
  • Rich history with over 150 years of significant growth and innovation
  • Expanding global footprint in North America, South America, Europe and Asia
  • Industry leader within all 8 divisions and leader in each
  • Known for growing talent internally and promoting internally

WHAT THEY OFFER YOU:

  • Culture: Highly collaborative, teamwork-oriented environment
  • Growth: Make an immediate impact in this high visibility role
  • Opportunity: Ability to drive change within organization with a focus on process improvement
  • Stability: Strong executive leadership team investing in its talent and elevating the global footprint

WHERE THIS POSITION IS LOCATED:

  • Painted Post, NY

WHY THIS ROLE IS IMPORTANT:

  • Wireless network planning, management, design, deployment, and configuration across company sites. The successful candidate will work on wireless infrastructure projects in collaboration with business partners and IT operations and engineering teams to deploy, optimize, and maintain wireless/network systems.

THE BACKGROUND THAT FITS:

  • BS in Computer Science /Systems Management/IT Related field
  • CCNA-Wireless or CWNA certification
  • 5+ years of experience in LAN and Wireless LAN implementation, troubleshooting and design.
  • Core routing and switching design, configuration, and troubleshooting
  • Strong understanding of network infrastructure and network hardware
  • Strong experience supporting, configuring, and deploying solutions based on Cisco wireless products including lightweight access points and wireless LAN controllers
  • Experience taking wireless site surveys & planning RF coverage and deployments using tools like Fluke / NetScout AirMagnet, Ekahau, or iBwave Wi-Fi
  • Experience installing, configuring, and managing network access control - Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE) or Cisco Access Control System (ACS)
  • Experience with Cisco Prime Infrastructure or Cisco Prime LMS
  • Knowledge of authentication protocols, including TACAS/RADIUS/802.1x
  • Packet capture and analysis using tools such as Wireshark or OmniPeek
  • Wireless captive portals and guest / visitor wireless systems
  • Experience troubleshooting RF environment and wireless client performance issues
  • Configuration and installation of LAN electronics: network routers and switches.
  • Basic experience using an IP Address Management (IPAM) system, such as Infoblox, QIP, etc.
  • Ability to translate business requirements into technical designs
  • Ability to manage all technical aspects of complex projects, including requirements gathering, estimation, creation of high- & low-level designs, development of bill of materials (BOMs), configuration, deployment, and initial warranty support

Desired Skills/Experience

  • Professional- or expert-level network or wireless certifications from Cisco, CWNP, or other organizations, such as CCNP-Wireless, CCIE-Wireless, CWSP, CWAP, CWDP, CWNE
  • Experience deploying multicast wireless video & voice services in a corporate environment, including AirPlay, Apple TV, Chromecast, Miracast, etc.
  • Cisco Mobility Services Engine (MSE) or Connected Mobile Experience (CMX)
  • Wireless spectrum analysis utilizing tools like Fluke / NetScout AirMagnet Spectrum or similar product
  • Enterprise network monitoring tools such as Splunk, SolarWinds, HP NNMI, SMARTS, etc.

Soft Skills

  • Technical curiosity and interest in technology
  • Self-starter who takes ownership for deliverables and deadlines
  • Effective customer relationship skills
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to multi-task
  • Self-motivated and able to work independently and in virtual teams
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong teamwork and collaboration skills
  • Process and detail oriented
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and Visio