Network Engineer (Wireless)

Job#: 1354725

Job Description:

  • Design, implement, and maintain the companys Cisco wireless network infrastructure, ensuring high levels of performance and reliability using tools such as Cisco 5520 and 9800 Wireless Controllers, and Cisco DNA Center 
  • Monitor and troubleshoot network issues, ensuring prompt resolution and minimal downtime using tools such as Cisco DNA Center Assurance, Cisco Prime Infrastructure and SolarWinds
  • Collaborate with other IT team members to ensure seamless integration with other systems and applications, including Cisco ISE, using tools such as Cisco DNA Center and Cisco ISE 
  • Ensure compliance with relevant industry standards and regulations, including security and data protection requirements, using tools such as Cisco ISE
  • Participate in the planning and implementation of new network projects, including upgrades and expansions, using tools such as Cisco DNA Center
  • Conduct regular performance assessments and implement optimization strategies as needed using tools such as Cisco DNA Center and Cisco Prime Infrastructure 
  • Provide guidance and support to other IT team members on Cisco wireless network issues and foreign and anchor wireless topology 
  • Develop and implement automated deployment and testing processes for network infrastructure changes using tools such as Ansible and Terraform with Cisco integrations 
  • Identify and implement tools and processes to improve network infrastructure management and monitoring using Cisco-specific tools such as Cisco DNA Center, Cisco Prime Infrastructure, and SolarWinds with Cisco integrations 
  • Stay up-to-date with emerging wireless network technologies, DevOps practices, and industry trends, and make recommendations for future enhancements using Cisco resources such as Cisco DevNet and Cisco Communities 



  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field 
  • At least 5 years of experience as a network engineer, with a strong specialization in Cisco wireless technology 
  • Excellent knowledge of Cisco wireless network protocols, including Wi-Fi and Bluetooth, and Cisco networking technologies, including Cisco ISE, and Cisco DNA Center 
  • Strong understanding of Cisco network architecture, design principles, and performance optimization strategies 
  • Proven experience with Cisco network monitoring and troubleshooting tools such as Cisco DNA Center Assurance, and Cisco Prime Infrastructure 
  • Strong problem-solving skills and ability to work under pressure 
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work effectively in a team environment 
  • Familiarity with DevOps practices, including automation, continuous integration, and deployment pipelines using Ansible 









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Apex Systems is a world-class IT services company that serves thousands of clients across the globe. When you join Apex, you become part of a team that values innovation, collaboration, and continuous learning. We offer quality career resources, training, certifications, development opportunities, and a comprehensive benefits package. Our commitment to excellence is reflected in many awards, including ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing® in Talent Satisfaction in the United States and Great Place to Work® in the United Kingdom and Mexico.

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Houston, TX, US

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Date Posted:
June 9, 2023