Wireless Engineer

Wireless Engineer

Job Title: Wireless Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Hertfordshire, England
Salary: £200.00 - £400.00 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: HQ00095359_1557493050
Contact Name: John Wright
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 10, 2019 13:57

Job Description

CONTRACT OPPORTUNITY: Wireless Engineer - Hertfordshire & Bedfordshire - Initial 1-3-month contract - Competitive daily rate (Dependent on experience)

One of my healthcare clients based across Hertfordshire and Bedfordshire are currently looking for a Wireless Engineer to join them on-site for a large-scale Wireless Refresh project.

The Wireless Refresh schedule requires a piece of preliminary work to configure the wireless access points ready for deployment. There are approximately 355 WAPS that require configuration and these AP's are currently in storage and they will be taken from store to configure, label, test and then transported back to store.

Wireless Refresh Project Activities:
- Transport AP's from store to site
- Configuration of WAPS
- Record keeping of serial numbers etc
- Asset tagging and labelling
- Testing of AP's
- Transportation of kit back to store
- Wiping of AP's (if required)

Skills / Experience required:
- Understanding of ITIL concepts especially Change Management
- Developing and executing test plans for Wi-FI migrations
- Experience of Cisco Wireless networking inc. AP and WLC (WLC5520/WLC5508/WAP2800)
- Working knowledge of IP and network concepts
- Proven trouble-shooting experience in a range of network related arenas (routing/switching/Wi-Fi)
- Lifting and handling equipment (Wireless Access Points)
- Understanding & Experience of using management tools (Cisco Prime/Cisco DNA/Solarwinds Orion & Eng Toolset)
- Cisco CCNA or min 3 years hands-on experience on network technologies (routing/switching/wifi) - (Essential)
- Cisco WLC (Essential)
- SDWAN (Desirable)
- Cisco DNA (Desirable)
- Cisco Prime Infrastructure (Desirable)

Is this exciting opportunity of interest? If so, please apply and I will be in touch ASAP.

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