Position Description

Associate System Engineer
Location Queens, NY
Company Order Number 2468
# of openings 2
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Custom Computer Specialists, Inc. is one of the largest Technical Consultants on Long Island, celebrating over 40 years in business!  We continue to successfully provide network integration, support services, products solutions, and applications services to our valued clients in the northeast.  Our focus is simple...our goal is to make technology easy and to help our clients use it as effectively as possible.

We are currently looking for an Associate System Engineer (“ASE”) to join our team!   The ASE to perform an integral role for a large-scale, logistically complex technology refresh program for a large K-12 client.

The selected ASE will be responsible for a variety of responsibilities, including site surveying, design, site management, equipment configuration, and/or integration team lead for the upgrading of network infrastructure, wireless equipment, Servers, and IP Video surveillance for a large K-12 client.  

Depending upon assignments, travel throughout Long Island and the five boroughs of NYC is to be expected.      




  • Overall success of the technical services assigned to them under the program.
  • Surveying and documenting existing networks
  • Configuration of network and wireless equipment
  • Integration of wireless networks in NYC schools including Cisco and Meraki Wireless gear
  • Compliance with Program’s technical standards.
  • Completing all Program defined deliverables in a timely manner
  • Identify and communicate issues in a timely manner



  • 2 to 3 years’ experience in implementing wireless networks  
  • Technical skills in the area of Networking and Wireless technologies
  • Ability to quickly get up to speed on contractual requirements and standards
  • Experience in Quality Management
  • Solid aptitude across Microsoft Office Suite - especially Word, Excel, Visio and PowerPoint
  • Strong communication and conflict resolution skills
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Must be willing to work 2nd shift hours (2:00 PM to 10:00 PM) at client sites through NYC on a regular basis (potentially daily for several months).
  • Proficient in English
  • Qualified candidates should possess the following technical skills:
    • A minimum of 2 to 3 years’ experience in LAN/WAN environments with responsibility for maintaining network services, security & administration
    • Experience in Windows 2016/2019 Server in LAN/WAN environments
    • Cisco Infrastructure and Meraki Wireless experience/knowledge
    • A thorough understanding of network infrastructure and protocols (e.g. TCP/IP, IPX, AppleTalk)
    • Knowledge of VLAN structures and configuration backup
    • At least one major network certification (CCNA, etc.)
    • General knowledge of content delivery engines and proxy servers
    • Desktop OS, NOS and application support experience


The position is based in Hauppauge, LI and will require daily travel into the five boroughs of New York City.   Candidates must have access to an automobile they can use for work daily.


Custom Computer Specialists Offers:

  • Competitive salaries
  • Comprehensive benefits including:
    • Medical and dental plans
    • Company Paid Vision and Short and long term disability plans
    • Flexible spending programs including Healthcare, Dependent Care, Transit and Parking
    • 401K with employer match
    • Tuition reimbursement
    • Onsite Fitness Center (or gym membership reimbursement for client or satellite based employees)
    • Company paid life Insurance
    • Paid holidays and vacation
    • Technical certification gift card rewards program

Come experience our unique culture and see how our “right people, right results” philosophy has led to our outstanding success!  We are great place to start your IT career!

EEO Statement:

Custom Computer Specialists is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or genetic information.  To request a reasonable accommodation to apply for this position or to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform essential job functions, contact humanresources@customonline.com or 631-864-6699.

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