Healthcare – Wireless Network Engineer

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Req ID: 207956

NTT DATA Services strives to hire exceptional, innovative and passionate individuals who want to grow with us. If you want to be part of an inclusive, adaptable, and forward-thinking organization, apply now.

We are currently seeking a Wireless Network Engineer to join our team in the Washington, D.C. area. The candidate for this role must be located within a commutable distance to Washington, D.C. This role will also be required to travel in the local area, as needed, to support remote sites. Must be available around-the-clock to support mission-critical applications.

This position requires employee to be fully Covid vaccinated to work onsite at hospital location, to the extent required by applicable law.

NTT DATA Services is committed to improving patient outcomes by creating efficiencies across the healthcare ecosystem. A recognized leader in the healthcare space, the company delivers targeted segment solutions including patient engagement, predictive analytics, healthcare cloud hosting, integration and interoperability, clinical and claims application implementation, revenue cycle management and policy administration, in addition to core managed infrastructure, application and business process services. Clients include more than 1,800 hospitals, 2,200 long-term care facilities, 225 acute care facilities, 43,000 clinicians, 1,000 physician practices and 50 insurance providers in support of 65 million policy holders.

Job Responsibilities Include:

  • Devise, plan, deploy, and improve wireless networks from the beginning to implementation by collaborating with vendors, managers, and network engineers
  • Design, validate and troubleshoot the performance, quality, and reliability of the RF link
  • Perform Onsite Site Surveys and Heatmaps planning
  • Design, implement and troubleshoot WLANs and other wireless networks
  • Devise and support radio frequencies (RF) link performance, reliability, and quality
  • Understand client requirements to be able to cater to their appropriate needs
  • Good to have knowledge of routing protocols (OSPF, EIGRP, and BGP)
  • Make use of enterprise tools (Cisco Prime, Cisco ISE, SolarWinds)
  • Use tools to evaluate to test and tweak network products, such as routers, switches, hubs, bridges among others
  • Optimize network performance by supervising performance, addressing network problems and breakdowns, and partnering with network engineers to optimize the network
  • Develop and implement policies and classify and oversee access to protect network systems
  • Make sure that all equipment, including servers and the other network products, are well-connected
  • Collaborate with different teams to ensure the optimized performance of VoIP and other wireless telecommunication devices
  • Work with security team to evaluate threats, troubleshoot issues, and comply with appropriate security configuration standards of their organizations
  • Design and deploy changes to the configurations of clients as per the applicable change management process
  • Write manuals and document current network procedures

Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience as Wireless Network Engineer – well-versed in wireless equipment, wireless LAN (WLAN)
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in devising, planning, deploying, and improving wireless networks from the beginning to implementation by collaborating with vendors, managers, and network engineers

Preferred Skills:

  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Good communication skills – need to work alongside vendors, network technicians, and customers
  • Strong customer service skills

About NTT DATA Services

NTT DATA Services is a global business and IT services provider specializing in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services. We are part of the NTT family of companies, a partner to 85 % of the Fortune 100.

NTT DATA Services is an equal opportunity employer and considers all applicants without regarding to race, color, religion, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment for all employees. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, please inform your recruiter so that we may connect you with the appropriate team.



Nearest Major Market: Washington DC

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