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Job Title: VAS Planning Manager

Job ID: 1868

Location: Lagos, Nigeria

Department: Information Systems

Company: MTN Nigeria Communications Limited

Job Description:    

•Direct and define procedure for efficient Execution of prompt network capacity provisioning for all the VAS network elements, features, protocols

•Manage the planning processes geared towards designing and dimensioning of  VAS services as well as new products and services in line  with the marketing product roadmap

•Define and maintain network measurement and optimization parameters for the VAS platforms

•Manage VAS activities for efficient capacity provisioning to support the network growth in terms of  traffic, subscribers and value added services

•Define and maintain network modeling and traffic analysis tools for proper traffic trending and analysis within the VAS environment Review and approve documentations and reports within the VAS environment e.g feasibility studies, functional and technical specifications for new products

•Direct the planning of VAS network evolution of Value Added Service platforms such as, but not limited to, messaging (Voicemail & SMS), Mobile data, Multimedia products and other Third Party applications and services

•Review and approve Functional and Technical Specification documents for new products and services

•participate in cross functional meetings with key stakeholders involved in the development and deployment of new Value Added Services in order to define best solutions for new products and services

•Maintain network evolution strategy documents for short, medium and long term optimal and efficient value-added services

•Liaise with vendors on new market releases and technology upgrade path to ensure quick deployment of new and innovative products/services

•CAPEX and OPEX Budgeting in line with the organizations strategic objectives

Job Conditions:   

•   General MTNN working conditions

•   Some weekends and after hours work

•   International and In-country travel

Reporting To:   Senior Manager, VAS and Charging Systems Planning

Required Skills:   

•First degree in Electrical/Electronics, Computer Engineering or related discipline

•Minimum of eight(8) years work experience of which:

•2 years experience in a supervisory/managerial capacity

•5 years of experience in cellular industry

•Experience with GSM, TDMA, CDMA, 2.5/3G networks.

•3+ years Technical experience in planning, design and working with SMSC, MMSC, VMS, WAP Gw, USSD Gw and other VAS platforms

•Vast experience in new products and services development and a good understanding of Product Development Life Cycle

•Vast Knowledge of signaling systems C7, ISUP, MAP, SMPP, WAP, XML, HTTP etc.

•Experience with Statistics models and trending using Analytic/Modeling tools

Qualification:    First degree in Electrical/Electronics, Computer Engineering or related discipline

Deadline: 04 October 2012.

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