Wi-Fi Systems Engineer

Key Role:

Support the design, development, and integration of 802.11-based communication systems. Apply expertise in radio frequency (RF) and wireless local area network (WLAN) theory and industry best practices to design end-to-end solutions based on client requirements. Demonstrate expertise in Wi-Fi fundamentals, security, site surveying, installation and deployment considerations, and troubleshooting. This position requires occasional CONUS and OCONUS travel based on customer's needs.

Basic Qualifications:

-2+ years of experience with wireless and networking in end-to-end engineering and business capacities to deploy mobile capabilities

-2+ years of experience with conducting WLAN enterprise site surveys and network designs

-2+ years of experience with routing and switching fundamentals

-Experience with WLAN survey tools that include Ekahau, iBwave, and AirMagnet

-Ability to be a self-starter and work independently

-Ability to communicate, coordinate, and consult with greater internal and client teams to drive solutions towards completion and implementation

-Ability to travel up to 25% of the time to CONUS and OCONUS sites to support WLAN systems engineering projects

-Secret clearance

-BA or BS degree

-Certified Wireless Network Administrator (CWNA) or Certified Wireless Security Professional (CWSP) Certification

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with various WLAN topologies, including indoor, outdoor, high-density, campus, mesh, remote, and industrial

-Experience with wireless intrusion detection and prevention systems (WIDS/WIPS)

-Experience with AAA and identity-based access solutions for WLAN deployments

-Knowledge of PKI implementation, including X.509 certificates and certificate authorities

-Knowledge of the National Security Agency (NSA) Commercial Solutions for Classified (CSfC) WLAN and Mobile Access Capability Packages to design and deploy classified mobility solutions

-Ability to regularly monitor new WLAN and mobile technology, in addition to vendor and industry landscape

-Possession of excellent verbal and written communication skills to develop technical briefs and convey complex technical topics to a diverse audience


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Secret clearance is required.

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