Randstad Sr. Network Engineer in Sacramento, California

Sr. Network Engineer

job details:

  • location:Sacramento, CA

  • salary:$60 - $80 per hour

  • date posted:Wednesday, February 13, 2019

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

  • reference:670899

job description

Sr. Network Engineer

job summary:

Our client is currently seeking a Sr. Network Engineer for a 6-12 month contract opportunity located in Sacramento, CA.

location: Sacramento, California

job type: Contract

salary: $60 - 80 per hour

work hours: 8am to 5pm

education: Bachelors


Job Description

Our client is recognized as a leading national Cisco partner and a leader in the IT services industry. They hold many awards and elite certifications from Cisco, AWS, HP Inc., HPE, VMWare, NetApp, Dell-EMC, and Microsoft. With over 500 employees across the U.S. the company is on a fast track to even greater success. If you're a top performer looking for a new opportunity we want to talk to you!

Our client is seeking a CCIE certified (preferred, not required), Sr. Network Engineer. The emphasis in this role R&S (routing and switching) network design as well as wireless (WIFI) LAN.


Essential Functions:

" Evaluating coverage problems and capacity using WIFI network planning tools

" Review WIFI Analytics and make recommendations for improvement

" Conduct WIFI testing and review test results with customer and BU

" Test plan requirements development Retest corrected test cases.

" Work with TAC/BU to file new defects to perform WIFI Indoor surveys

" Evaluate network design, interference analysis and, report generation

" Automate network and WIFI deployments using Python and other automation tools Other Functions:

" Perform Parameter Audits and act as Technical Lead for WIFI projects

" Analyzes, configures and characterizes Wireless solution components, including Cisco Access Points, Antennas, Wireless LAN Controller, Wireless Control System and Mobility Solution Engine

" Helps create institutional knowledge by creating/reviewing solution technical documentation.

" Write up test results and be able to interact with BU on any found defects.

" Extensive understanding of WIFI principles and able to interact with customer on validation of use cases.

" Evaluate coverage problems and capacity planning using Radio network planning tools

skills: Required Education/Experience and Competencies:

" Minimum or 10 years' experience as an Enterprise level routing & switching SME

" Thorough understanding of Wireless Networks, WIFI, WLAN planning, design, survey, installation, configuration, management, and reporting

" BSEE, BSCS or similar, with emphasis in networking is desired

" Certifications: CCIE (with WIFI experience) is PREFERRED

" Minimum of 5 years' experience with Cisco Routing & Switching

" WLAN Configuration and test set up experience

" Superior English language written and verbal communication skills

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

Qualified applicants in San Francisco with criminal histories will be considered for employment in accordance with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.

We will consider for employment all qualified Applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.