Randstad Technical Support Engineer in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina

Technical Support Engineer

job details:

  • location:Research Triangle Park, NC

  • salary:$40 per hour

  • date posted:Wednesday, February 13, 2019

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

  • reference:670775

job description

Technical Support Engineer

job summary:

What You'll Do

Do you thrive in an environment that fosters teamwork and collaboration skills? We are seeking a Customer Support Engineer in Wireless LAN technology to join some of the industry's brightest minds in developing and deploying today's most advanced Internet technologies.

Are you someone who demonstrates an aptitude and appetite for learning new technologies, as evidenced by your ability to expand upon core knowledge. This is a great opportunity for someone with an empathetic view towards customers issues to hone their skills and advance their career by working with an industry leader in networking technology.

location: Durham, North Carolina

job type: Contract

work hours: 8am to 5pm

education: Bachelors


Who You'll Work With

Technical Services is a team of world-class technical specialists whose #1 focus is to help customers deploy and operate their networks effectively while delivering the best possible customer service experience. Our success is validated through excellent financial results, growing customer satisfaction metrics, industry recognition, and employee satisfaction scores.

Who You Are

You have working knowledge of the Networking industry, products and protocols. Your strong analytical and solving problems skills are second to none. You have an ability to handle critical customer issues and are able to deliver known solutions with a high level of customer satisfaction. You can identify root cause and resolution for previously unknown problems which makes you a trusted resource.


Required Product Knowledge and Technical Skills:

You've achieved a Bachelors in a technical field (CS/EE preferred) and 2-5 experience or 4-7 years related experience.

Your experience includes at least 2-3 years designing, deploying, configuring, supporting, trouble shooting, debugging and administering some of the following Wireless LAN products, devices, and technologies for small, medium, large and/or enterprise businesses: Wireless Access Points, Wireless Client Association, Wireless Controllers, CSMA/CA, RTS, CTS protocols, RF transmission, Antennas, IEEE 802.11 standards (a,b,g), 802.1x Wi-Fi, 802.1Q Trunking, and Ether channel

You can demonstrate a deep understanding of LAN Switching technologies (VLAN's)

You have hands on experience with WLAN Security in the areas of authentication, encryption, IDS/IPS using Radius, AAA authentication, EAP, LEAP, PEAP, PSK

AES-CCMP encryption (AES- Counter w. CBC MAC Protocol)

Wireless Sniffers

WEP encryption (Wired Equivalent Privacy)

WPA (Wi-Fi Protocol Access), WPA2

Cisco LWAPP and IOS based solutions


Excellent communications skills, both verbal and written, give you the ability to build trust and develop positive relationships

You love promoting and soliciting ideas within your project team(s) and can provide guidance to teammates effectively.

You're passionate about training other specialists to gain intermediate to advanced proficiency

skills: Desired Skills:

You've acted as a focal point for a large account network problem resolution.

You provided support on a worldwide basis.

Achieved your CCIE

Can work independently with little supervision

Can be an innovator, have impact, and motivate change

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