Senior Wireless Network Engineer

NY Metro/Charlotte, NC

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced WLAN engineer to work with interesting and innovative technologies in a large global vendor-agnostic environment. It is also a great opportunity for WLAN engineers to continue developing their mobility experience.

This position requires existing knowledge and experience combined with demonstrated excellence in taking ownership of problems, leading projects, transferring knowledge, and innovating.  The ideal candidates are fast learners with a true passion for building and maintaining scalable and secure infrastructures to support our client’s growth.

Level:  Senior Level, Non-Management
Status:  Full-Time
Locations: NY Metro/Charlotte, NC
Travel: 25%, primarily local

Role Description

This position will be primarily responsible for the design, installation, monitoring, maintenance, optimization, and support of wireless and networking technologies of external customer network infrastructures.  The position holds technical expertise related to the core components of standard wireless infrastructures, management systems, wireless best practices, and optimizations.  The implementation activities to be performed by the engineer include wireless design, device configuration, equipment installation, integration, implementation and migration, testing, and troubleshooting.  This position reports to the Director of Professional Services.


  • Planning, designing, configurations, deployments, and support of LAN/WAN/WLAN infrastructure.
  • Participate in the evaluation of vendor hardware, software, and wireless communications products.
  • Operational support and troubleshooting of production wireless network issues.
  • Support external customer wireless network infrastructure.
  • Support day-to-day operational needs for customer infrastructure.
  • Support pre-sales wireless network engineering activities.
  • Leverage understanding of LAN/WAN technologies in order to support, design, and integrate complex wireless LANs.
  • Facilitate technical support case escalation for customer wireless infrastructure.
  • Documentation of advanced enterprise wireless solutions and designs.
  • Wireless design and validation, including RF site surveys of complex indoor and outdoor deployments.
  • Maintain professional-level certifications related to wireless network technologies and vendors.
  • Participate in technology and vendor-specific training classes.


  • 10 plus years of experience with WLAN integration and LAN support.
  • Experience in Enterprise Networking (Routing & Switching)
  • Extensive experience with Cisco / Meraki products.
  • Experience with Arista and/or Aruba a plus.
  • Ekahau or Air Magnet survey tool experience preferred.
  • Cisco Prime / DNAC experience.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication plus time management skills.
  • Ability to develop solutions and provide technical leadership on projects.
  • Ability to present solutions to customers.


Our Story

HighPoint was established in 1996 and has become a leading technology partner for some of the world’s most prominent IT vendors. The name “HighPoint” was selected to pay tribute to the High Point Monument, the highest elevation in the state of New Jersey at 1,803 feet – and is located near the childhood home of the company’s founders, brothers Mike and Tom Mendiburu. HighPoint’s logo features a small triangle inside the “P,” which represents the pyramid atop the obelisk found at the peak of High Point State Park.

HighPoint is known as a leader in technology solutions and is consistently recognized by industry experts as a top performer. HighPoint is featured on CRN’s Solution Provider 500 List, is a recent recipient of the Minority Business Supplier of the Year Award by The New York and New Jersey Minority Supplier Development Council, and is frequently honored by its customers, manufacturers, and suppliers as a distinguished partner.

Our unwavering commitment to our employees’ health, happiness, and success is undoubtedly a differentiator for us – we’re proud of the many contributions our team makes to the communities in which we work, live, and play.

We believe that being honest, living a life with integrity, and earning the trust of those around us are guiding principles that we should all employ.

Fine Print

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HighPoint provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment. It prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type regardless of race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by UK law.

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.