Education Networks of America, Inc.

  • WiFi Engineer, Cleveland

    Job Locations US-OH-Cleveland
    Posted Date 4 weeks ago(4 weeks ago)
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  • Overview

    What do you get when you bring together passionate and dedicated people and place them into a collaborative culture that fosters and promotes creativity, innovation and teamwork?


    You get a company loved by its employees and its customers, with exceptional (97%+) customer satisfaction and retention, a Tennessee “Best” employer for 11 years running. You also get a company that invests in its people with dynamic, challenging work opportunities and continuous professional development as we deliver transformative solutions that enable our customers to streamline their operations while elevating their technology platforms.


    Our formula for success is simple—seek innovative solutions, delight customers, get results that exceed client expectations.


    Education Networks of America, Inc. (ENA) is seeking a WiFI Engineer for the Cleveland area.  This position will be Contract-to-Hire.


    Daily responsibilities include:

    • Configuration and support of wireless controllers, access points, switches and routers
    • Travel to customer facilities performing heat mapping and validating RF signals and correct coverage for client devices.
    • Troubleshoot, repair, or replace faulty equipment at locations throughout the area in support of the WLAN.
    • Work in collaboration with other team members to implement best practice changes, security upgrades, and configuration improvements to facilitate ongoing network improvement.
    • Act as subject matter expert for Cisco wireless controllers, Aironet access points, Cisco ISE, and Cisco switches and routers.


    Ideal candidates will have:

    • Five or more years working within the IEEE 802.11 Wi-Fi industry with active participation in configuration, site survey, troubleshooting and implementation of a broad range of projects in scope and size
    • Experience with support and implementation of Cisco wireless hardware and management via Cisco ISE
    • Experience with VLAN configurations to support the Wi-Fi network
    • Cisco, HP and other carrier class switching experience
    • Experience with routing topologies, subnetting, interior gateway protocols (OSPF, EIGRP, static) is preferred to implement full featured systems with NAT, DHCP, VLSM addressing
    • Experience with command line (serial connection) configuration within devices with strong ability to navigate Cisco IOS.
    • Experience working with multiple site survey methodologies and testing equipment including Ekahau or other testing devices and interfaces.
    • Able to read heat maps and survey reports as well as generate each as necessary utilizing provided site survey tools
    • Experience working with various switching infrastructure implementing 802.1Q configurations


    A Cisco Certified Network Associate(CCNA) certification is required; Certified Wireless Network Administrator(CWNA) certification is preferred.


    This position will be based in Cleveland, Ohio.  Must be able to lift up to 25 pounds and willing to travel throughout the Cleveland, Ohio area  regularly and overnight travel in the U.S. approximately 10% of the time. 


    About Us


    Education Networks of America ® is the leading provider of Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) solutions to K–12 schools, higher education institutions, and libraries. Since 1996, we have worked with our customers to ensure they have the robust and reliable high-capacity broadband, Wi-Fi/LAN, communication, and cloud solutions they require to meet the present and emerging technology needs of the communities they serve. Today, ENA manages numerous system-wide and statewide contracts, successfully delivering IaaS solutions to more than eight million users across the nation.


    Equal Opportunity


    ENA is committed to being an Equal Opportunity Employer (“EEO”) to all qualified persons without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, disability, sex, age, marital status or any other basis prohibited by national, state, or local laws within the areas where ENA does business.


    Background Checks


    All offers of employment are conditional on the applicant successfully passing ENA’s standard background check and drug screening. Certain positions may require additional background checks and screenings required by our customers.


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