Event WiFi Tech


Position Title:  Event WiFi Tech – Contractor / Freelance                                  

Position Summary

Support WiFi Engineer to provide WiFi and system performance support for deployments throughout North America at corporate events, outdoor events, conferences, etc. 


  • Experience working in a live event environment desired
  • Strong problem-solving and troubleshooting skills, with a focus on providing white-glove customer service in a dynamic environment; reliable, self-sufficient
  • Enterprise network engineering and management experience

  • Familiar with WiFi planning tools
  • Experience with WiFi test equipment and spectrum analyzer
  • Familiarity with Samsung Wireless, Ruckus Wireless, Mikrotik, Cisco and HP networking equipment a plus
  • In-depth knowledge of both PC and Mac operating systems, as well as iOS, Android and other device-based operating systems
  • Networking – subnetting, VLAN, DHCP and Wireless
  • Familiarity with audio visual, digital signage, lighting and other systems driving the event experience in terms of their reliance on WiFi

Essential Job Functions

  • Work closely with WiFi Engineer to fully understand WiFi system design, performance and optimization
  • Coordinate, oversee or perform system optimization of WiFi systems before and during all event hours
  • Configure, test, and commission WiFi access points
  • Optimize WiFi networks
  • Support new technology trials
  • On show site, modify systems by select sites, conducting Spectrum tests, analyzing data, and preparing customer documentation
  • Leverage empirical and predictive design tools
  • Perform ongoing system testing, test analysis, troubleshooting, test reports and recommendation for changes and upgrades
  • Utilize company operational process workflow systems 

Job Requirements

Minimum of one (1) year experience installing, configuring and troubleshooting WiFi networks including APs and controllers.  Event IT experience a plus.

If you are interested in applying for this job, please email careers@brownpelicanwifi.com with your resume attached, and any additional information you think we should know about you.