Wireless Network Engineer WLAN Boingo Wireless
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Boingo Wireless is searching for a talented, full time Wireless Network Engineer (WLAN Engineer) to test, certify, repair and maintain Boingo?s International Carrier Class Wi-Fi networks. Ideally candidates will possess Bachelor?s Degree in Computer/Network related studies and CWNE, CCIE, CCNA, and/or CCNP along with at least 7 years Wireless Engineering field experience. This position is highly-mobile and requires traveling among our major hubs in the West/SW to include Chicago as home base at ORD, TX, MO, WI, OK, WA, Los Angeles.
? Test, certify and accept new networks in accordance with defined performance standards.
? Proactively looks for areas to improve overall WLAN performance. Finds and resolves system issues on the network by utilizing traditional and non-traditional means and proactively improves the network metrics.
? Provide regular, detailed status reports on wireless performance at specific venues/sites. Documents test progress, challenges, results.
? Diagnose, and troubleshoot network quality and performance issues and recommend proactive maintenance as needed.
? Performs troubleshooting to isolate and diagnose wireless issues.
? Develop process, procedures, and tools to aid field performance tests, and maintenance operations.
? Collect and review user experience-based metrics and replicate user experience to improve performance and quality of WLAN.
? Conducting in-depth RF path analysis, RF coverage analysis, interference detection and avoidance
? Takes ownership of network projects, identifies and forges new processes to optimize network performance.
? Typically manages multiple projects/tasks at a time with little or no supervision.
? Documenting all change management and coordinating with NOC.
? B.S. in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or minimum 7 years work experience with Enterprise Wireless Networks.
? Cisco certs with 3 years? experience with Cisco based WLAN/LAN hardware.
? Candidate should have strong interpersonal and communication skills ? oral, written. Strong analytical skills.
? Highly skilled with: AP?s, client association, controllers, RF transmission , 802.11 standards, trunking, wireless sniffers, packet capturing,
? WLC, Wi-Fi technologies and standards, Cisco IOS/WCS/NCS/LWAPP and ArubaOS/Airwave.
? Working knowledge of RF Test/Survey Equipment: Spectrum Analyzers, Signal Generators, Frequency Counters, Power Meters, etc.
? Computer proficiency with MS Office, MS Visio, Ekahau Site Survey, AirMagnet, DWG?s.
? Ability to sort and resolve complex technical problems
? Must be able to pass a 10-year background check to be issued a security badge for access to Airports, Military bases, etc. (Mandatory)
Nice to haves:
? Internet service provider protocols such as Radius, PPP, PPPoE are a plus.
? Linux, Unix knowledge.
? Microsoft OS (Server 2003, 2008, Vista, XP, Windows 7).
? Mobile OS platforms
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