Yale University offers exciting opportunities for achievement and growth in New Haven, Connecticut. Conveniently located between Boston and New York, New Haven is the creative capital of Connecticut with cultural resources that include three major museums, a critically-acclaimed repertory theater, state-of-the-art concert hall, and world-renowned schools of Architecture, Art, Drama, and Music.
The Wireless Network Engineer will be responsible for designing, installing, maintaining, and supporting WLAN, LAN, WAN and VoIP infrastructures.
The successful candidate will work to:
Provide high-level technical support for WLAN and data network systems.
Lead projects used to maintain current operating levels for infrastructure systems.
Research emerging technologies to enhance WLAN network performance and provide operating efficiencies.
Remediate vulnerabilities detected in the networking infrastructures and related systems.
Ensure customer focus and communication through all aspects of the assigned responsibilities.
Install, configure, troubleshoot and manage network hardware, software, systems, services, equipment and devices.
Act as technical lead for all network related projects. Works with internal and external resources in support of those projects.
Provide regular updates to management on the status of such projects.
Work with outside agencies or organizations for network, security and voice services.
Provide input on budgets for all infrastructure related projects in support of the IT Capital Budget process.
Participate in an on-call rotation and respond to emergency calls on a 24X7 basis and must be able to work off shift hours and weekends to maintain system functionality when necessary.
Perform other duties or special projects as required or as assigned.
Recognize the following core values in fulfilling their job responsibilities: honesty, trust, respect, communication, teamwork, personal accountability and a positive attitude.
Required Education and Experience:
Bachelor's degree and a minimum of six years of experience in the field or in a related area.
Strong knowledge and expertise of Cisco WI-FI portfolio, Wireless Controllers, APs, CMX and Prime Infrastructure.
Proven hands-on experience in installation, configuration, testing and troubleshooting and/or Network solution designing of Cisco WI-FI solutions.
Preferred Education and Experience:
10+ years of progressive experience. Practical level of experience implementing and administering common TCP/IP-based services, including DNS, DHCP, HTTP, FTP, SSH, SMTP, etc. Scripting knowledge on Python, Perl; Understanding of the ISE product line as it pertains to WI-FI deployments; experience with Aruba, Cisco, HP, and Juniper.
Application: For more information and immediate consideration, please apply online at http://bit.ly/YaleCareers-58183BR. Please be sure to reference this website when applying for this position.
We invite you to discover the excitement, diversity, rewards and excellence of a career at Yale University. One of the country's great workplaces, Yale University offers exciting opportunities for meaningful accomplishment and true growth. Our benefits package is among the best anywhere, with a wide variety of insurance choices, liberal paid time off, fantastic family and educational benefits, a variety of retirement benefits, extensive recreational facilities, and much more.
Yale University considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of an individual’s sex, race, color, religion, age, disability, status as a veteran, or national or ethnic origin; nor does Yale discriminate on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity or expression.
Internal Number: 58183
About Yale University
Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.