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MTN Nigeria Jobs: RF Technical Specialist
« on: Aug 11, 2010, 07:48 AM »
MTN Nigeria is currently recruiting for the following position:

Job Title: RF Technical Specialist
Department: Network Group
Location: Lagos

Job Description:    
•   Network Quality Assurance
•   Regularly monitor, track and report network data inconsistencies/discrepancies
•   Perform Quality Assurance Drive Test at random to give independent report on network performance
•   Ensure Quarterly reporting of competitive network performance benchmarking from drive test exercise through the X-plor systems of other means
•   High Level Support
•   Assist RP&O staff with investigating and solving problems in the radio network
•   BSS/OSS Software Releases
•   Evaluate the functionality and relevance of new BSS / OSS software
•   Ensure that MTN takes full advantage of all advanced radio features made available in new BSS/OSS software releases
•   Technical Investigations Perform technical investigations into topics related to radio network design and performance, such as
o   new types of hardware
o   new design methodologies
•   New Radio Planning and Optimisation Tools
•   Evaluate the functionality and complexity of new P&O products or tools on the market
•   Development of Software Tools Identify new software requirements and participate in the specification of all custom software tools, such as:
o   NetCfg
•       Aircom suite
o   Optima queries
o   F.A.C.T.S.
o   CDR Analysis
•   Knowledge of network - Maintain at all times a detailed knowledge of the total network. This includes:
o   No of nodes in the core network and active sites
o   Site Build configurations
o   Traffic levels
o   Network performance in accordance with KPIs of RF Planning and Optimisation
•   International Liaison
o   Ensure that MTN Nigeria is kept informed on the services and quality offered by other networks.
•   Technological and industry awareness
o   Maintain an awareness of the latest technological and industry developments that may affect the cellular business
•   Product Awareness
o   Maintain a working knowledge of MTN’s products, services and tariffs.
•   Interdepartmental Working
o   Maintain cordial relationships with:
   other departments within MTN Nigeria
   regions and head office
   other MTN’s operations internationally
•   Handset Evaluation
•   Approve the release of all new handsets onto the MTN network

Job Conditions:   
•   General MTN N working conditions. National traveling into various remote areas within the specified region.
•   Additional working time is maybe required.
•   A valid drivers license.

Reporting To: RF Technical Specialist Manager
Required Skills: Four years work experience including:
•   Three (3) years’ experience in radio planning and optimization with a mobile telecomm operator or consultancy
•   Previous experience as team leader of radio engineers an advantage

Employment Status: Permanent
Qualification: B.Sc. Electrical/Electronics or Telecommunications Engineering M.Sc in a related subject will be an advantage

For more information and application: MTN Nigeria Jobs: RF Technical Specialist.

This vacancy expires on 13 August, 2010.

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MTN Nigeria Jobs: RF Technical Specialist
« on: Aug 11, 2010, 07:48 AM »