Wireless Manager

    • New York, NY

Kforce is working with a global investment firm located in New York, NY and they are searching for a Wireless Manager with at least 4+ years of wireless experience. This firm was recently named the Fast Company Magazine's list of the 50 Most Innovative Companies in the World. Summary: We are seeking an individual to manage, maintain, troubleshoot and optimize the campus wide Cisco wireless enterprise infrastructure supporting mission critical building systems and amenities on the converged network. This is a highly technical, hands-on position which will require advanced experience with Cisco networks. Reporting to the Director of Infrastructure & Operations, this role will interact with internal and external teams responsible for the integration of disparate hardware and software systems and will serve as a leadership role for junior level network engineers. Key Tasks:

  • Management, support and maintenance of the campus wide Cisco enterprise wireless network
  • Ensuring the continued operation of existing wireless infrastructure to support a variety of systems and services such as Data, Voice, Video and various building systems
  • IOS Upgrades and configuration changes for all wireless network devices
  • Optimizing and Tuning of wireless infrastructure in a multi-building campus environment with 1500 internal and external access points
  • Performing RF surveys and resolve signal and access issues
  • Asset Monitoring and Management
Analyzing, optimizing and troubleshooting Wi-Fi networks:
  • Predictive Wireless and Validation surveys
  • Identifying trends and recommending strategies to enhance Wi-Fi coverage and signal strength
  • Identifying and resolving interference sources
  • Policy enforcement
  • Wireless Intrusion Prevention
  • Lifecycle replacement
  • Vulnerability remediation

  • BS/BA in Computer Science, Information Systems Management, Mathematics, Statistics or Engineering degree from an accredited university or equivalent experience
  • Certified Wireless Network Administrator
  • CCNP or CCIE
  • 10+ years of experience working in a Cisco environment and with advanced wireless technologies and platform
  • Strong in-depth working knowledge of RF and Wireless technologies (Cisco 802.11a, b, g & n, 11ax, Cisco Prime, WLC)
  • Extensive experience with Cisco Wireless networking 802.11a, b, g & n, 11ax, Cisco Prime, WLCs
  • Good understanding and working knowledge of WiFi 6
  • Experience with Wi-Fi spectrum analyzer - Ekahau
Experience with:
  • Cisco and Meraki technologies
  • LAN/WAN protocols (RIP, EIGRP, OSPF, BGP, MPLS)
  • Switching technologies (VPC, VRF, VLAN Tagging, Spanning Tree)
  • Security, management and device integrations
General working knowledge and experience of:
  • Switching and routing technologies (particularly Cisco), including 9k, 7k and 5k network fabrics
  • LAN/WAN Protocols and technologies (EIGRP, HSRP, VRF, VPC, etc.)
  • Layer 1 infrastructure (fiber, copper, RF)
  • Layer 2 and Layer 3 network infrastructure, best practices and principles
  • Best practices for firewalls, firewall configs, ACLs, network security etc.
  • Proven ability to effectively work with team members and business stakeholders across diverse roles and experience levels
  • Driven and self-motivated
  • Strong in-depth working knowledge of system and wireless network design and architecture
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong documentation skills
  • Strong organizational skills
Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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