Sr. Wireless Network Engineer in Torrance, CA at ConsultNet

Date Posted: 11/2/2020

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Job Description

Sr. Wireless Network Engineer
Los Angeles, CA
Direct Hire
Salary range: $125k to $145k plus bonus (flexible salary DOE)

Our client seeks a Sr. Wireless Network Engineer to work on all aspects of the network (LAN, WLAN, WAN and security) as well as cutting-edge wireless and security technologies such as 802.1x for their managed services customers to satisfy real business needs for today and tomorrow.
The right person for this role will have a proven track record of independently and jointly delivering results on-time and within budget to the delight of your customers across a variety of networking projects (WiFi network design, heatmap creation and development, core switch cutovers, and security best practices). This role requires at minimum, an active Aruba ClearPass Professional Certification and or an active CCNP Wireless certification with a concrete plan to acquire your next level certification.

Required Skills:
  • 3+ years in wireless network engineering, specifically with Cisco or Aruba, autonomous, controller-based, and mesh Client, including indoor/outdoor deployments and wireless bridges and a strong grasp of IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n/ac/ax Wi-Fi standards and related components
  • 5+ years in wired network engineering, specifically in L2/L3 switching and routing and different platforms of Cisco IOS and HPE/Aruba switches and routers
  • 5 year + working experience with Aruba ClearPass, Certificate preferred or SME Level
  • Active CCIE Wireless certification
  • Thorough understanding of 802.1x authentication and TACACS/TACACS+
  • Troubleshooting wireless networking issues
  • Experience delivering detailed design diagrams, complete technical documentation, and develop change scripts, using various tools such as MS Excel, MS Power Point, and MS Visio
  • Operates a company's internal data communications systems, including LANs and/or WANs.
  • Plans, designs and implements networked systems, including configurations, supporting/troubleshooting network problems and coordinating with vendors for installation of such items as routers, bridges, concentrators and switches.
  • Provides training and assists with proposal writing.
    • Ability and eagerness to step outside your comfort zone to learn and apply new technologies
    • Ability to confidently and accurately guide high-level and detailed discussions with C-level executives on a regular cadence
    • Must be productive in a fast-paced team environment
    • Must be able to lead other Network Engineers
    • Ability to follow a detailed workflow process and comply with all change management procedures and policy
    • Available for after-hours project implementations, hardware installations, and configuration changes
  • Must be willing to travel up to 50%
  • Must meet all requirements to obtain a Federal Transportation Workers Identification Card (TWIC)
Bonus/Soft Skills:
  • Active Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) Wireless certificate (or higher) Preferred
  • Active Aruba ClearPass Professional (ACCP) certificate (or ACCX) Preferred
  • Active Aruba Mobility Professional (ACMP) certificate (or ACMX) Preferred
  • Active Aruba Design Professional (ACDP) certificate (or ACDX) Preferred
  • Active Aruba Switching Professional (ACSP) certificate Preferred
  • Active Aruba Mobility Professional (ACMP) certificate (or ACMX) Preferred
  • Active Aruba Design Professional (ACDP) certificate (or ACDX) Preferred
  • Active Aruba Switching Professional (ACSP) certificate Preferred
  • Functional experience with Fortinet firewalls, switches and Client highly preferred
  • Vendor-agnostic wireless certifications (e.g. CWNA, CWNP) desirable
  • Functional experience with different OS and server technologies preferred
  • Functional experience with Palo Alto firewalls preferred
  • Functional experience implementing firewalls, VPN, IDS, IPS, Internet Proxy, etc.
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