• Network Engineer 1

    Posted: 05/09/2021

    Wisper Internet is expanding and we want you to join our growing team! We are a leading wireless high-speed internet provider in the Midwest, providing reliable internet while focusing on rural and outlying communities. Are you ready for a long-term career with room for personal and professional growth in a fun, positive, and fast-paced environment?

    We believe in building leaders within all levels of our company. To hire and retain employees who exemplify our Core Values, Wisper offers competitive salaries, generous health insurance options, dental, vision, a 401(k) plan (up to 4% company match), paid holidays, PTO, long-   short-term disability insurance, life insurance, and more! Are you a humbly confident professional driven to finding solutions for your team, company and customer? Do you love to help others in all that you do? Join our Wisper team as a valued member of our growing Network Engineer team!
    Network Engineer 1

    We are seeking a full-time exempt Network Engineer 1 to join our Network Engineering Team. In this role, you will be a contributor on the team of Network Engineers who are responsible for all network deployment projects, Connect America Fund network design, wireless access point and backhaul design, evaluation of all new wireless and GPON technologies, CPE standards, creating method of procedures (MOPS) for change management, capacity management of access points and network circuits, creating power standards, and maintaining the management network

    Hours: Mon-Fri business hours

    Essential Job Functions

    New Site Build design   Network Upgrade planning with an emphasis on Fixed Wireless technologies

    Documentation of design projects

    Coordination with NOC for network deployment projects

    Product R D with an emphasis on Fixed Wirelesstechnologies   GPON

    Develop Method of Procedure (MOPs) for routine maintenance

    Work with peers to identify issues within the network

    Quickly diagnose, prioritize,   troubleshoot internal/external issues

    Comply with the Wisper Core Values

    Work with Network Engineering Manager to ensure the Engineering team is adhering to improving processes

    Other related duties as directed

    Job Requirements

    High school diploma or equivalent

    Current valid driver's license

    1- 2 years of either educational or working expereince in wireless, networking, or GPON with an emphasis on design   planning

    Regular   predictable attendance required

    Legally authorized to work in country of employment without requiring sponsorship for employment visa status, now or in the future

    Must pass a background check   drug screen

    Desired Skills   Competencies

    Wireless Internet Service Provider experience

    GPON experience

    Wireless certifications

    Entry-level Networking certifications

    Prioritizes customer satisfaction   delivering sustained high service levels

    Problem-solving skills, critical thinking   analytical abilityOrganizational skills

    Thrives under pressure while collaborating with multiple departments

    Ability to maintain confidential information

    Adaptable to fast-paced, high-change environment

    Organizational skills

    Ability to demonstrate personal accountability; be punctual for appointments   meetings

    Ability to communicate effectively via phone, email,   message systems

    Working Conditions

    Fast-paced environment with multiple changes to schedules   fluctuating priorities

    Work is performed primarily inside an office at a desk and on the phone

    Physical Requirements:  X-Light: Lifting 0-10 lbs. Moderate: Lifting 0-25 lbs. Heavy: Lifting 25+ lbs.

    For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.