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.
Job Title: Engineer, IP & PS Core Network
Engineering, Technical, ICT, Computer
Responsible for performance analysis and monitoring of packet switching components of Etisalat’s core network, systems and platforms and ensure that quality of service standards are strictly adhered to.
Perform timely monitoring and analysis of packet switching network capacity for all the GSM elements, features, protocols etc.
Monitor and provide analysis on packet switching network elements to ensure optimal use and deployment of resources.
Monitor and provide analysis on IPN for packet switching network elements to ensure optimal bandwidth and high security.
Provides analysis on translating Etisalat business plan and subscriber growth assumptions into requirements for the core network packet switching system.
Attendance of meetings & follow through on action points based on defined target dates.
Reporting of interface utilisation at different intervals & provide adequate & realistic plans for upgrade to avoid congestions.
Performs technical investigations into areas related to packet switching network design and Data performance, such as new types of hardware, new design methodologies, impact of new Data technologies.
Provide Weekly & Monthly Reports as required.
Interact with external and internal stakeholders to regularly update & deliver detailed design documentation on Core PS & Datacomms Network HLDs and LLDs
Effective project management & High Quality delivery of all assigned PS Core & Datacomms projects on set date following PMI standard
Performs any other duties as assigned by the Manager, Head, QoS.
Implement necessary communication strategy for the improvement and awareness of quality issues across all departments.
Report as necessary on changes in standards internally and externally initiated and on performance against standards as customer perception side.
Develop comprehensive dashboard for extensive performance and capacity utilization monitoring.
Monitor and Perform analysis on OTT traffic and performance measurements and create a dashboard incorporating performance and utilization details.
First degree in Engineering or a related field
1 to 2 years post NYSC relevant work experience
Good knowledge of ALL data technologies.
Telecommunications & Mobile Network Standards & Specifications for datacomm.
Transmission Network IP, TDM, BB, Backhauls, Leased lines, last mile, FO etc.
Core Network Planning and Design.
Sound knowledge of Mobile & Enterprise Networks IP, Circuit & Packet Core.
IP Network design & Planning
Strong Knowledge of Microsoft Office Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, Excel and Visio
Proficient in using IP performance monitoring tools for all major vendors Huawei, Cisco, juniper etc.
Logical decision making abilities
Ability to manage multiple projects within the established scope, budget and timeline.
Excellent analytical skills.
Ability to work under pressure, multi-task and consistently meet deadlines.
Passion for Excellence