Job ID :
3184
Company :
DC Government
Location :
washington, DC
Type :
Contract
Duration :
6 Months
Status :
Active
Openings :
1
Posted :
5 years ago
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Complete Description:

Assess, design, implement, and support small to large network projects. The Wireless Engineer will be responsible for working on both indoor and outdoor wireless to support public safety and public broadband access, starting with the underserved WARDS will also be testing solar power options for wireless repeater locations.  Upon completion of testing and selection, the engineer will begin the design, planning and implementation of over 200 nodes.  Project requires design and implement complex IP-based wireless systems that satisfy specific end-customer requirements. WLAN and 802.11 a/b/g/i/n expertise;  The position may require climbing ladder and lifting upto 50 lbs.

Development of new wireless system project proposals will be required which would include the development of proposal text, drawings and material content that effectively describes the system and special equipment being offered

 

Behavior Characteristics:

Proven leader and team player who can effectively interact with others to accomplish tasks within tight schedule; excellent organizational and time management skills; high intellect, strong reliance on common sense, well tuned analytical skills

 

Skills:

Skill      Required / Desired     Amount           of Experience  Expertise Rating

Exp. Wireless LAN and 802.11a/b/g/i technologies to deliver voice, data & video 

Required         5          Years   3 - Expert

Exp. designing critical, large wireless network infrastructures        

Required         5          Years   2 - Proficient

Can perform wireless site survey & RF signal propagation testing  

Required         5          Years   3 - Expert

Exp with Cisco and Ruckus Wiress products and technologies         

Required         4          Years   2 - Proficient

Experience presenting wireless network design for review and approval   

Required         4          Years   2 - Proficient

Understanding of routers, switches, firewalls           

Required         4          Years   2 - Proficient

Can develop, plan, and prepare engineering job packages  

Required         7          Years   2 - Proficient

Understanding of VLANs, RADIUS and LDAP protocols for AAA IP-based comm. system    

Required         4          Years   2 - Proficient

Knows wireless access/backhaul technologies: WiMAX, Wi-Fi, EV-DO, OFDMA     

Desired            4          Years   2 - Proficient

Knows wireless access/backhaul technologies: CDMA2000, GSM, etc        

Required         4          Years   2 - Proficient

Knows vulnerability scanning and network assessment tools           

Required         5          Years   3 - Expert

Exp. Cisco wireless management platform (WCS/NCS)        

Required         5          Years   2 - Proficient

Exp with Ruckus ZoneDirector and FlexMaster        

Required         2          Years   2 - Proficient

Identify problem nodes & cell sites, troubleshoot & recommend solutions 

Required         4          Years   2 - Proficient

Plan, design, implement, and maintain wireless networks with VoIP          

Desired                        4          Years   2 - Proficient

Test and optimize wireless networks with VoIP        

Desired                        4          Years   2 - Proficient

Understands system KPIs & metrics  

Desired                        4          Years   2 - Proficient

Skilled user of MS Office, AutoCAD, Visio     

Required         4          Years   2 - Proficient

Must be able to lift at least 50lbs      

Required                                 

MSEE  

Highly desired                         

Wireless industry certifications: CWNA or CCNA-Wireless, CCNA, or CWSP           

Required                               

 

Does the candidate currently hold one of the following wireless industry certifications: CWNA or CCNA-Wireless, CCNA, or CWSP. Please specify which certification(s) and ensure that they are listed on the resume. This is required.