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Network Engineer (Wireless) 90-120K in Nashville at Vaco

Date Posted: 10/19/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description


Vaco is looking for a Wireless Network Engineer. We are looking for someone who can provide planning, documentation, and network engineering support for projects requiring network implementation, modification, or upgrade. We are looking for someone who can design, test, and build/implement LAN, WAN, and Wireless networks within our client's infrastructure. Some travel might be required for site surveys and implementation.


  • Core routing and switching design, configuration, and troubleshooting
  • Very Strong understanding and expertise of wireless network design and of network infrastructure and network hardware
  • Cisco Catalyst and Nexus switches
  • Cisco Routers
  • Routing Protocols: EIGRP, BGP
  • Spanning-tree, VLANs, Port Channels, Load balancing, SPAN, NAT, ACL
  • Authentication: TACACS+, RADIUS

Required Skills

  • 5+ years of experience in LAN and Wireless LAN implementation, desiging, building and troubleshooting of wireless networks is a must have for this role. Looking for someone who has designed and built a wireless network from scratch.
  • Self-motivated and able to work independently and in virtual teams
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficient knowledge of switches, routers, firewalls, and all associated protocols.
  • Strong Cisco Networking background
  • Client Satisfaction
  • Strong teamwork and collaboration skills
  • Process and detail oriented

Skills/Experience Strongly Preferred

  • Large Enterprise Environment network design and support experience
  • Experience with Juniper, Palo Alto, and Cisco firewalls a plus

Soft Skills

  • Technical curiosity and interest in technology
  • Self-starter and takes ownership for deliverables and deadlines
  • Team player
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Effective customer relationship skills
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to multi-task


  • Supply wireless Network Diagrams (topology and interconnection) and router configurations
  • Review Installation plans
  • Design, test and implement wireless network level change requests in scope with the project
  • Provide documentation as applicable

Candidates authorized to work in the US are encouraged to apply; Vaco is not sponsoring or transferring work visas at this time.

Job Type: Right to Hire Contract


  • LAN/WAN: 5 years (Required)
  • Network Engineer: 5 years (Preferred)
  • Cisco Routers: 5 years (Preferred)
  • Cisco Catalyst and Nexus switches: 5 years (Preferred)


  • Bachelor's (Required)


  • CCNP (Preferred)