Network Engineer - Telecom

in Chicago, IL

Network Engineer - Telecom Job

Job Description Job Attributes+

  • Job ID

    816152

  • Req #

    2022-816152

  • Job Location

    Chicago, IL 60604, US

  • Job Category

    Security Technology Services

  • Job Type

    Full Time

Adesta, an Allied Universal® company, specializes in the design and implementation of modern communications networks and infrastructure for public and private customers. Working in a fast-paced, dynamic, and diverse environment, join a team that creates meaningful and measurable solutions based on customers’ project goals and budgets. Adesta not only offers engineering, technical, and management expertise of an established systems integrator, we also back our expertise with dependable maintenance support and training.

Adesta, an Allied Universal® Company, is hiring a Network Engineer - Telecom. The Network Engineer is responsible for support of our installation team to include the integration / interface of multiple disparate software applications and hardware into fully functioning solutions.  This position will be responsible for all levels of systems head-end commissioning, upgrades, and advanced diagnostics to achieve the defined functionality of systems operation. The Network Engineer performs customized integration between software applications.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Perform advanced integration between disparate electronic security systems
  • Perform LAN and Network configuration protocols to include wireless communications system
  • Perform systems diagnostic and troubleshooting duties to ensure a fully functioning system (for both hardware and software)
  • Collaborate with project managers, end users, and technician team to provide assistance with network systems and determine functional specifications
  • Troubleshoot project issues, engage appropriate resources as needed for resolution and escalate significant impact issues to management team as needed
  • Perform installation of networking equipment

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Minimum of five (5) years of experience in network administration
  • In depth knowledge of industry leading security system and equipment providers
  • Decision-making and problem-solving ability
  • Ability to read and understand advanced technical information/documentation
  • Proficient with MS Office Suite (Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Project, SharePoint, and Word)
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with both internal and external customers
  • Must be detail-oriented and organized
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving capabilities
  • Strong time management skills
  • Self-motivated with the ability to motivate and influence others
  • Must be able to manage multiple tasks while meeting strict deadlines
  • Possess excellent follow-up skills

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Engineering, or a related field
  • Certification with major enterprise level security/access control systems preferred
  • Cisco software/hardware platforms (CCNA, CCNP)
  • Cybersecurity knowledge and/or certification

Additional Information

Who We Are

Men and women who have served in the military are an integral part of Allied Universal and we salute our veterans and extend gratitude for your service.

Military service members are often on the front lines, sacrificing everything to protect our freedom. And at Allied Universal, these unsung heroes help do their part to serve, secure and care for the people and businesses in every corner of our communities.

When they join our ranks, they bring with them leadership attributes, significant life experiences and military core values that are a perfect fit to be successful among a large security force, helping to make a difference in our communities.

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