The Level 1 Hardware Engineer (HE) shall possess the following capabilities: Conduct site surveys; assess and document current site network configuration and site-unique requirements; Recommend specifications for hardware acquisitions; Prepare engineering plans and site installation Technical Design Packages; Develop hardware installation schedules based upon set-up, integration, and test timelines. Prepare drawings documenting as-built configurations at each site; Prepare site installation and test reports; Configure computers, communications devices, and peripheral equipment; Train site personnel in proper use of hardware; Prepare installation guides, field test procedures, and troubleshooting guides.
Qualifications: Seven (7) years of experience as a HE analyzing complex hardware systems for IT solutions. Bachelor’s degree in Communications Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Information Systems, Mathematics, or related discipline from an accredited college or university is required. Five (5) years of additional hardware engineering experience may be substituted for a Bachelor’s degree.