CISCO Lead Network Engineer in Allen Park, MI at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 6/14/2018

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Job Description

Job #:  857348

Apex Systems is currently looking for a Cisco Lead Network Engineer for one of our Leading Clients in the Allen Park, MI area! 

For immediate consideration please submit your most up to date resume! 

Job Title: Cisco Lead Network Engineer

Location: Allen Park, MI

Contract: 19 months


Job Description:

  • Lead the design, planning and implementation of LAN and Wireless infrastructure projects for North America facilities (Plants, Offices, Warehouses, Product Engr. sites).
  • Defining project tasks, develop and manage full scale project plans and changes to achieve project objectives, plan and schedule project timelines, track project deliverables using appropriate tools, provide direction and support to project team and coordinate efforts to resolve issues, monitor and report on progress to all stakeholders.
  • Create/submit all project related documentation for both hardware and architectural reviews
  • Ensure all LAN network infrastructure facets of projects adhere to current Client’s standards
  • Create all hardware and services bill of materials for projects. Monitor and coordinate all assigned project timelines and budgets through completion
  • Identify and report risks based on budget or timelines throughout duration of each project and recommend remediation plans as needed
  • Establish and foster third party vendor, local site IT and the Client’s site trades relationships at assigned Client locations
  • Plan, coordinate, and submit all project related infrastructure change controls with appropriate IT teams and sites.
  • Interface with customer base on project requirements/timings.
  • IT Liaison and customer single point of contact - providing technical assistance on LAN and Wireless solutions, equipment, services, and standards for all infrastructure related service requests for assigned sites
  • Work with and provide guidance to IT Site Management, Global Enterprise Network Integrators, and Day One Service providers for wired and wireless LAN site surveys, installation, and testing.
  • Actively participate in network collaboration meetings, design reviews, change control forums
  • Assist (as-needed) Global Network Operations personnel with trouble-shooting and resolving site LAN and Wireless infrastructure issues


Education Required:

B.S. Information Systems, Computer Science or equivalent work experience in the requested field


Skills Required:

  • 3+ years experience planning and coordinating large scale LAN and Wireless LAN projects-managing project tasks, schedules, changes, issues, and risks.
  • Comprehensive understanding and knowledge of Cisco wireless LAN implementation and technologies.








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