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Network Engineer - Wireless (Charlotte, NC) in Charlotte, NC at Presidio, Inc.

Date Posted: 4/17/2018

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Job Description

At Presidio, we think, architect, implement and support the practical reality of IT every day.  We bring together the best minds in the industry to deliver IT excellence and support the answers to our clients’ IT challenges.  As one of the largest IT-as-a-Service solution providers in the U.S., we combine experience and stability with regional expertise and the unique ability to cover local and global business needs. For more information about Presidio visit our website at
Presidio is seeking a Network Engineer (Wireless) to support our clients routing, switching, network security and wireless requirements including designing, configuring and troubleshooting large scale networks. In this role, you will be responsible for working with clients to understand their business goals and requirements and making recommendations for solutions. Additionally, you will work with Presidio and client teams to attain those goals.
Daily responsibilities will include the following: 
  • Performing as the Lead Engineer for customer projects including design, implementation, testing, and support for new deployments, expansions, environment refresh and upgrades. This includes troubleshooting for all customer environments.
  • Create technical deliverables including wireless network assessments, capacity planning, detailed design documents, implementation plans, configurations, and change orders.
  • Lead technical discussions to understand business requirements and translate them into functional specifications.
  • Perform active, passive, and predictive wireless surveys.
  • Configure Cisco wireless network devices.
  • Provide peer reviews of implementations, configurations, and documentation for team members.
  • Assist and mentor other team members with deployment or best practices.
  • Engage in continuous learning to stay abreast on new and emerging technologies.
  • Obtain vendor-related certifications, to enhance professional development and our corporate standing with our vendors.
  • Develop and maintain relationships with peers at vendor partners.
Required Skills
 Job Requirements:
  • We seek a Bachelor's Degree of Arts or Sciences (Electrical Engineering or Computer Science), or equivalent experience and/or military experience.
  • We ideally seek 2-5 years experience demonstrating a significant level of expertise in Networking and Cisco Products.
  • You will have the ability to demonstrate technical knowledge and consultative skills.
  • We seek strong communication skills.
  • Strong critical thinking, attention to details, complex problem solving, appropriate judgment, and decision making skills.
  • Ability to perform tasks with minor supervision.
  • You possess strong documentation experience with Visio, Word, Excel
  • You are ambitious and goal oriented, with initiative to work until job is complete.
  • Extensive knowledge and experience of Wireless design, configuration, and troubleshooting, and usage of Cisco recommended practices a must.
    • 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
    • Knowledge of RF including use of directional and Omni-directional antennas, signal propagation, dB loss, SNR, MIMO
    • Airmagnet, Ekahau or other survey tools and spectrum analyzer
    • Experience with indoor and outdoor surveys
    • Cisco Aironet and Meraki Access Points
    • Cisco Wireless LAN Controller
      • High Availability, Failover, Mobility Groups
      • WLAN configuration encryption and authentication
      • Access Point RF Controls
      • Roaming
    • AP installation including mounting, antenna mounting, enclosures
    • Wireless Mesh and point to point Bridge Links
    • Power over Ethernet
    • Multigigabit Ethernet
  • Knowledge and experience of Routing and Switching design, configuration, and troubleshooting a must. Network Design and Configuration elements include:
    • Spanning-tree, VTP, Port Channels, Load balancing, SPAN
    • Routing protocols such as OSPF and EIGRP
    • Cisco ISR, Catalyst and Nexus
  • Other areas of knowledge and experience are as important. Experience in one or more of the following areas is a plus:
    • Mobile Device Management
    • Cisco MSE/CMX
    • Cisco ISE
  • Relevant Cisco or industry Certifications is a plus (CCNA or CCNP).
RECRUITMENT AGENCIES PLEASE NOTE, we have a strict PSL in place and we will only accept applications from agencies/business partners that have been invited to work on this role through the Presidio portal.  
Candidate Resumes/CV's not submitted through our portal or submitted directly through to managers or HR will be considered unsolicited and will be treated as gifts and no fee will be payable.  
We thank you for your cooperation in this matter. 
Presidio Networked Solutions LLC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer/ VEVRAA Federal Contractor.  All qualified candidates will receive consideration for this position regardless of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, sex, citizenship, ethnicity, veteran status, marital status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state and local statutes, regulations and ordinances. 
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