Wireless Network Adminstrator

San Mateo Metro Area, CA

Posted: 06/03/2024 Job Number: JN -062024-4856

Job Description

Our client, an autonomous driving vehicle company, is looking for a Wireless Network Technician/Administrator to join its team. This person will handle geofence carrier mapping (4G/5G) and audit carrier services. Additionally, you will support Vehicle Operators with network-related issues and collaborate with various teams to troubleshoot and enhance network stability on vehicles. For the right candidate this is a contract to hire opportunity. This is role has a hybrid schedule of 3 days (minimum) onsite at the Foster City, CA office.

  • Conduct regular carrier mapping (4G/5G) audits within assigned geofences, requiring travel across the Bay Area and potentially out-of-state.
  • Develop and monitor key metrics for carrier services, including costs and data usage.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to perform routine audits of fleet and user SIM cards.
  • Serve as an escalation point for Vehicle Operators facing Tier 1/2 vehicle network issues.
  • Work with the Data Science team to visualize carrier mapping data.
  • Troubleshoot network issues related to vehicle connectivity, including mobile router configurations, subnet issues, and SIM card activations.
  • Work with wireless carriers like AT&T and T-Mobile to ensure seamless vehicle connectivity.
  • 2-4 years of IT experience, with a preference for networking.
  • Network+ certification or equivalent education level is preferred.
  • Proficiency with Linux, macOS, and Windows in an enterprise setting.
  • Familiarity with Jira, Confluence, or similar ticketing and documentation tools.
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong critical thinking, problem-solving, and prioritization abilities.
  • Basic understanding of traditional network engineering concepts, particularly wireless technologies such as LTE and 5G.
  • Experience in IT helpdesk operations and working with external vendors.
  • Eagerness to learn and grow in the niche market of wireless network administration.
  • Willingness to travel 10-20%, primarily within the Bay Area and occasionally out-of-state.
  • Ability to understand core networking principles and apply them to wireless technologies.
Expected hourly pay range
  • $38 - $42/hr
Exact compensation may vary based on skills, experience, and location.

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