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Senior Wireless Network Engineer

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GAF
Location
Parsippany, New Jersey, United States
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**Come Build Your Career Under OUR Roof****Job Description:****THE COMPANY**Founded in 1886, GAF is a $3+ billion company with 3,200 employees and is a leader in the building materials industry. As America's largest roofing manufacturer, GAF has built a strong and solid product and customer franchise driven by continuous product innovation and through finding ways to better serve and connect with its customers. GAF has sustained a strong financial and operating performance over the past several years, driven from its leading capabilities, strong culture and a business that is only partly dependent on economic cycles in the construction industry. Labeled the best in quality and most-recommended by its customers, GAF believes that its employees remain its greatest strength and best competitive advantage. For more information on GAF and its associated businesses, please visit: **THE POSITION**The Lead Wireless Network Engineer is an important role within the GAF Network Infrastructure team. The ideal candidate will be a subject matter expert in Wireless network design, implementation, and support on an enterprise level. In addition, the person will be responsible for maintaining Wireless authentication systems such as Cisco ISE, Radius servers, 802.1x Security/NAC policies, and Wireless network management platforms. The position requires the candidate to be self-motivated and forward thinking in helping to lead GAF towards next-gen Wireless technology.**Duties and Responsibilities** **:**? Direct vendors in performing RF surveys to generate optimal Wireless coverage designs for GAF sites? Lead next-gen Wireless solutions to increase mobility for IOT devices? Generate Wireless Access Point footprint designs based on RF surveys? Configure and Deploy Cisco Wireless LAN Controllers (WLC) based on scaling for optimal design and performance? Create Wireless networks (SSID's) based on standard use cases (Corporate, BYOD, and Guest services)? Design and implement "traffic tunneling" to segregate traffic between local and remote/anchor WLC's.? Create and maintain a self-service portal for Guest Wireless service? Provide expertise in analyzing and troubleshooting Wireless performance issues as needed? Utilize Cisco ISE platform to configure and manage Wireless User authentication, 802.1x Security/NAC policies, Radius servers, and Guest wireless administration.? Migration from Cisco Prime management platform to Cisco DNA or other next-gen Wireless management platform? Lead the effort in designing a Network Access Control (NAC) solution? Generate Wireless performance and usage metrics to aid in capacity management.? Align to timeline of project teams in completing designs, procurement of hardware, and configuration to meet business needs for Wi-Fi services**THE PERSON**? Highly skilled in Wireless network design and implementation (Cisco experience preferred)? Proven ability to manage complex wireless infrastructure supporting production sites.? Ability to generate Access Point designs based on RF or predictive surveys? Strong experience with Cisco ISE Wireless authentication management platform, as well as Cisco Prime.? Expertise in Wireless performance analysis and troubleshooting? Experience in creating Guest Wireless self-service portal? Solid understanding of routing/traffic flows across core network elements such as network switches, Firewalls, etc.? Experience designing and implementing NAC solutions? Knowledge of Cisco DNA and VPN infrastructure? Minimum 7 years experience in Wireless Network Engineering/support? The ideal candidate should be self-motivated and and forward thinking? Bachelor's degree in a related technical area or equivalent experience? Wireless Network certification preferredWe believe our employees are our greatest resource. We offer competitive salary, benefits, 401k, and vacation packages for all full time permanent positions. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and GAF, SGI, and Siplast are proud to be affirmative action employers. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, or Veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know. If applying for positions in the U.S., must be eligible to work in the U.S. without need for employer sponsored visa (work permit).With 130+ years in the industry, GAF is the leading roofing manufacturer in North America. As a member of the Standard Industries family of companies, we are also part of the largest roofing and waterproofing business in the world.Our communities help give our work meaning and the products we manufacture help protect what matters most. The shingles help to shelter the families living in the homes in our towns. The TPO helps protect what is under that hospital's roof. In addition to quality products, we make sure they are installed by quality craftsmen and women. The full GAF portfolio of solutions is supported by an extensive national network of factory-certified contractors.GAF continues to be the leader in quality and offers comprehensive warranty protection on its products and systems. Our success is driven by a commitment to empowering our people to deliver advanced quality and purposeful innovation and the desire to protect what matters most. ?

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