Wireless Network Engineer 3
VariQ Corporation - Washington, DC

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Short Description:

Wireless Engineer Level 3 - CCTV

Complete Description:
  • Working within the MPD IT department.
  • Candidate should have a working knowledge of 802.11a/b/g/n wireless networks design/engineering and be able to administer wireless servers and resolve client connectivity, interference, authentication, and coverage issues.
  • Must have a working knowledge of Close Circuit Television (CCTV) equipment capabilities and functionality.
  • Able to develop, review statement of work (SOW) and standard operation procedures (SOP) relating to CCTV networks in compliance with all District Government rules and regulations.
  • Able to coordinate with clients (site personnel), vendors to accomplish site walk downs and reviews of project plans, schematics etc.
  • Must have a senior level knowledge of network security management software and systems. The role will incorporate aspects of preventive maintenance service, fault finding, commissioning and project planned implementation.
  • Applicant should have a strong, proven background in enterprise-level CCTV systems and design. Working knowledge of Access Control and other integrated security systems would also be advantageous.
  • Participates in the day-to-day operations and maintenance of Wireless networks and Video Management Systems including hardware/software support and training.
  • Applicant must be able to plan, design, configure and implement data connectivity over local area network (LAN) and wide area network (WAN) systems. Assists in maintaining the network and system documentation including hardware/software configurations, support logs and other related technical information.
  • Participates in research of network hardware and software for expanding reliable wireless networks. Must have the ability to diagnose, identify, track and effectively troubleshoot wireless network and Video management Systems issues.
  • Physical requirements include working outdoors in all seasonal weather conditions. Must have the physical capabilities to effortlessly climb free standing ladders or ladders attached to structures. Additionally, applicant must be able to negotiate obstacle laden uneven surfaces found around area structures, including crawling, stooping, carrying, pushing or pulling a minimum of 50 pounds of equipment etc.
  • Able to comfortably walk, kneel, sit and perform technical operations at high elevations, (roof tops 10 floors or higher) and perform functions in inclement weather. Able to safely operate controls of a bucket attached to a bucket truck.
  • Background check and fingerprinting is a must and security clearance is highly desired.
  • Operate and work out of a bucket truck.

Behavior Characteristics:

Candidate should be adaptable, articulate, accountable, team player, self-directed, focused, knowledgeable, experienced, able to prioritize, able to manage time and able to orchestrate multiple tasks simultaneously.

TECHNICAL REQUIREMENTS:

Skill
Required / Desired
Amount of Experience

Support 802.11 infrastructure incl Cisco access point
Required
4 Years

Engineer solutions to integrate wireless LAN coverage into new sites
Required
8 Years

Work with outside vendors & cust internal org for wireless site surveys
Required
4 Years

Evaluate new wireless client devices to determine best wireless settings
Required
4 Years

Resolve client connectivity, interference, authentication, & coverage issue
Required

4 Years

Convert existing LANs from flat layer-2 networks to layer-3 multi-switched
Required

4 Years

Advanced 802.11a/b/g/n network design advanced LAN design
Required

4 Years

Implementing and supporting Cisco switches
Required

4 Years

Knowledge of wireless encryption and authentication methods
Required

4 Years

Surveying and deploying wireless networks
Required

4 Years

Ability to understand concepts and theory involved in architect solutions
Highly desired

4 Years

Able to identify root causes for complex technical problems
Required

4 Years

Ability to provide technical recommendations and advice on technical issues
Required
8 Years

Ability to write detailed, complex documents for tech & non-tech audiences
Required
4 Years

Knowledge of video streaming/compression, camera and video systems
Required
4 Years

Experienced with license plate reader technologies
Required
2 Years

Commercial driver's license
Highly desired

Actively involved in CCTV and wireless network design
Required
5 Years

Administering the GENETEC Video Management System
Required
5 Years

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