Network Engineer - C&S/Wireless

Location: North Carolina

Job Description

Our client seeks a talented Network Engineer to monitor and trouble shoot Routing & Switching (R&S) and Wireless issues based to insure performance in the daily operation of the Enterprise Network Infrastructure. This role serves as a "hands-on" network engineer who evaluates network-computing system requirements, configures and deploys network devices and maintains the most efficient solutions.  He/she will identify and evaluate new products, interface with vendors to purchase new hardware and software, and collaborate with other IT teams to provide guidance to resolve network issues. 


Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Configure wireless features/WLANs and Cisco switches 
  • Monitor and troubleshoot switches and wired connection
  • Deploy, Remove and replace switches and wired device patching
  • Participate in wireless surveys and designs 
  • Manage DHCP and DNS scopes and records in MS Server environment
  • Perform tests and Proof-of-Concepts on new devices and/or OS levels 


Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science / MIS / Information Technology, or equivalent experience in Information Security, Information Technology, or related technical discipline
  • 4+ yrs Cisco networking experience in C & S and wireless; 6807s, 9300s, 3850s switches,WLC GUI CL Wireless
  • Experience with multiple/mixed network-computing components e.g. firewalls, load-balancers, VPN, TCP/IP and related networking protocols, telephony, desktop operating systems and server environments 
  • Flexible, self-motivated, and able to work independently in a fast paced environment
  • Technical certifications highly desirable (e.g. CCNP, CWNA, CWAP, CWDP, CWSP)