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Senior WiFi Network Operations Engineer in Boston, MA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 2/6/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contractor
  • Location:
    Boston, MA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    2/6/2019

Job Description

We have an exciting new role as a Senior WiFi Network Operations Engineer with one of our leading Industry clients based out of Boston, MA.

We will accept corp to corp or w2 contractors. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Responsibilities for the Senior WiFi Network Operations Engineer:
  • Working specifically on Cisco WiFi hardware and software
  • Work in an operational role supporting any and all WIFI hardware and software, along with any hand-held device issues
  • administering our PRIME application
  • Setting up of alerts, maintaining the integrity of all data that is in PRIME as well as work on reporting, and outages
  • Performing adhoc Network Operational Engineering tasks as needed by the manager of Network Operations 
  • Fill in as additional resource on other high priority Network Operational tasks
  • Setting up of new AP's in the staging area
  • Configuring the AP's so that they receive IP address, download new software compatible with the wireless controllers
  • Recording the MAC addresses for security to be used for the DHCP server
 Requirements for the Senior WiFi Network Operations Engineer:
  • Expertise with configuring Cisco Wireless Access Points (AP’s), Cisco Wireless Controllers and Cisco Prime
  • Experience with Cisco ICE
  • Expertise with adding heat maps, AP’s and switches into Cisco Prime
  • Expert troubleshooting skills specifically with Enterprise Wi-Fi deployments
  • Strong operational support on a daily and weekly basis
  • Expertise in deploying Cisco Wireless, Controllers, and AP’s and switches
  • Preferred expertise with Cisco Networking, including WAN deployments, routing, routing protocols, QoS, TCP/IP and the ability to troubleshoot complex networks
  • Experience with Cisco LAN/WAN network engineering technologies including routers, enterprise class switches, and load balancers
  • Minimum 5 years of experience designing, installing, and supporting complex Wireless networks utilizing Cisco Systems hardware
  • Preferred formalize Cisco Wireless training
  • Understanding of LAN Switching (L2 -L3) including VLANs, Private VLANs, Trunking, EtherChannel, VTP, and Spanning Tree
  • Network documentation including intermediate to advanced knowledge of Visio
  • Ability to work in a team environment and independently
  • Expertise with configuring Cisco Wireless Access Points (AP’s), Cisco Wireless Controllers and Cisco Prime
  • Expert troubleshooting skills specifically with Enterprise Wi-Fi deployments. Including Cisco switches, AP’s and end user client issues
  • Strong operational support on a daily and weekly basis. Including the ability to produce executive level reports

Job ID: 315727

Keywords: Senior WiFi Network Operations Engineer, LAN, VLAN, Trunking, VTP, Spanning Tree, EtherChannel, Cisco Prime, LAN/WAN, TCP/IP, QoS, DHCP

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging nearly 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit http://www.eliassen.com.

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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