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Senior Engineer, Packet Switch Coreâ Job at Etisalat Nigeria
Etisalat Nigeria commenced commercial operations on 23 October 2008 with a promise to deliver innovative and quality services in Nigeria. Since then, we have continued to deliver the best possible experience at the most affordable price to our subscribers.
This commitment has led to the growth of our active subscriber base to over 21 million in just six years. Today, Etisalat has network coverage in all 36 states of the federation including Abuja, the federal capital territory as we continue to build our network and expand to new locations.
Position: Head - Transmission
Coordinate the design, planning and optimisation of the transmission network of Etisalat
Educational RequirementsFirst degree or equivalent in Electrical Engineering Postgraduate degree/relevant professional qualification
Experience, Skills & CompetenciesNine (9) to Twelve (12) years relevant work experience with at least three years in a managerial position IP Technologies Network Capacity Management Telecommunications & Mobile Network Standards & Specifications Leadership and People Management Communication Change Management Passion for Excellence Integrity Empowering people Growing people Team work Customer Focus
Position: Senior Engineer, Packet Switch Coreâ
Job SummaryPerform PS end to end troubleshooting, conduct Packet core health checks, and carry out end to end KPI analysis and Performance optimization Ensure the implementation, maintenance and operations of Packet switch nodes and effectively monitor all data related links
Principal FunctionsSupervise the integration of new SGSN/GGSN nodes and ensure effective acceptance of the nodes Ensure prompt resolution of internal Roaming Data Challenges as stipulated with the timeline Monitoring of all data service link (Gi, Gp and blackberry) C0-ordinate the integration of new BSC and RNC to the packet nodes Ensure the implementation of new roaming partners and troubleshooting as requires Follow up major data network activities on daily basics and ensure fault free operation Perform impact analysis of software upgrade for SGSN/GGSN nodes and provide necessary recommendation as required Co-ordinate the routine maintenance of Packet switches in line with standard policies and procedures Supervision of all CRs implemented by EOT team on Packet nodes Ensure effective analyses of the Packet performance reports and proactively resolve any challenges Ensure daily monitoring of alarms generated from the Packet nodes and prompt resolution Supervise the configuration of Huawei routers and switches as deployed in the network Ensure effective implementation of firewalls in the Packet domain and security policies are adhere as required Ensure that the PS Core nodes availability targets are achieved Perform any other duties as assigned by the Manager, Carrier and Data Services
Educational RequirementsFirst degree in Electrical/Electronic or Computer Engineering
Experience, Skills & CompetenciesThree (3) to five (5) years relevant work experience IP Knowledge with minimum certification as CCNP (will be an added advantage) Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office Suite (Especially Excel) GPRS (SGSN/GGSN) operational experience with focus on troubleshooting Fault analysis & Performance reporting/analysis Personal Effectiveness Problem Solving Teaming Passion for Excellence Integrity Empowering people Growing people Team work Customer Focus