Etisalat Nigeria: Capacity Core Engineer

Division: Technical

Reports To: Manager-Network Architecture & Strategy

Job Summary:

Collaborate with team members to improve overall network capacity and quality by focussing on Quality of Service and future network design in order to support business objectives and an ever changing business environment

Principal Functions:

Provide input for developing long term strategies for the design and planning of circuit switching components of Etisalat Nigeria’s core network, systems and platforms

Provide input for designing, planning and dimensioning of circuit and packet switching network elements to ensure optimal use and deployment of resources

Ensure the timely provisioning of the circuit switching network capacity for all the GSM elements, features, protocols etc.

Provide input in defining the locations for circuit switches and other network elements

Assist in designing, planning and dimensioning circuit and packet switching network elements, systems and platforms to ensure optimal use and deployment of resources

Assist in the provisioning of short and long term capacity plans for the entire core network (CS and PS)

Perform technical investigations into circuit and packet switching network design

Analyze Network KPIs to form basis for Core Network Capacity Planning

Initiate quick wins to manage sudden network bottlenecks as a result commercial promotions

Assist in generating long and short term capacity plan to match commercial business plan

Work closely with all relevant stakeholders on the overall network capacity plan

Educational Requirements: First degree or equivalent in Electrical Engineering or relevant discipline. Postgraduate (MSC) / professional qualification in a related field will be an added advantage

Experience & Skills: Minimum of 2 years relevant work experience. Good understanding of telecommunication Core (CS and PS) network architecture

Click to apply on or before 27th March 2012

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