City
Goodlettsville

State
TN

Job Type
Contract Full-Time

Job Description

Summary:

Bull City Talent Group's direct client has an immediate need for a Senior Network Engineer. The ideal candidate will have 5+ years of network engineering experience, be well versed in wireless technologies, have experience with Cisco switches, and be an excellent communicator.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Provide technical leadership and light managerial oversight for a multi-city expansion of distribution center footprint.
  • Review existing facilities with Distribution Leadership and cabling vendors to design appropriate network equipment and low-voltage layout.
  • Design wireless network (WiFi) coverage plan that will support handheld and wearable distribution/industrial equipment throughout the facility.
  • Assist distribution leaders and cabling company in identify challenges and workaround for site deployments.
  • Recommend appropriate WAN connectivity solutions per facility. A combination of wireless MESH, VPN, MPLS, and other solutions will be available to connect new facilities to existing WAN.
  • Complete configuration of new network equipment staging and installation with typical buildout happening at company HQ to validate working configuration before shipping.
  • Ability to travel frequently during this engagement, at roughly 50% of the time.
  • Ability to support installation efforts that could happen over weekends or require flexibility of late hours during the work week.
  • Prefer familiarity with the following technologies: Aruba wireless solutions, AAA solutions and 802.1x, SD-WAN and WAN acceleration platforms, Layer-2 and Layer-3 switches (Cisco, Arista, HPE/Aruba), Cellular backup solutions
  • Protocol knowledge required: RADIUS/802.1x, Wireless 802.11a/b/g/n/ac, OSPF, BGP, IPSec VPN,
  • General understanding of low voltage cabling practices and requirements for a retrofit or new buildout
  • Design of floorplans and as-built documentation in Visio and typical Microsoft Office Solutions
  • Ensure applicable monitoring/network management platforms are provisioned for new facilities and alerts/notifications of operational incidents are working as intended.
  • 5+ years of experience with low voltage and network design, background in industrial facilities is preferred.

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