3 Sep 2017

MainOne Cable Nigeria Vacancy for a Transmission Operations Engineer

Job Description

MainOne’s success is built on having talented and highly proficient people within their respective fields as the driving force behind our business
A job in MainOne is different from any other you have had. With joining MainOne you’ll be challenged, inspired and proud as you become a part of something big.
We are recruiting to fill the position below:

 

 

Job Title: Transmission Operations Engineer
Location
:Lagos
Department: Technical
Reporting Line: Manager, Transmission Implementation & 3rd Level Support
Responsibilities

  • The TX Ops Engineer will be responsible for the day to day operations of the MainOne terrestrial network comprising of network elements such as Huawei OSN series, Dragon Wave HC & HC+ and ECI equipment within and outside Lagos metropolis.

In addition, the job holder will be responsible for the following:

  • Troubleshooting and resolution of 1st and 2nd level network related problems.
  • Support all aspects of the network management process assuring requests, implementation, and problems are delivered as required with no impact to the global communications.
  • Deploy and document changes in accordance with problem and change management process
  • Participate in managing projects introduced by engineering team assuring full implementation and documentation standards are adhered to. Complete the projects objectives within timelines.
  • Able to interpret, review and implement PDH and SDH networks designs from the core network planning team.
  • Respond to and resolve SDH & MW networks issues within the timeframe of severity level agreements.
  • Review and execute RPRs (re-provision requests) on DragonWave HC+, Huawei OSN series (especially OSN3500,OSN500 & OSN8800) and ECI box (BG-20 & BG-30) platforms with minimal supervision.
  • Perform most effective approach to restore, recover, or alter configurations, logical or physical, to maintain service integrity
  • Ensure that Main One’s global and metro fiber network documentation is always accurate and up to date.

Contact:

  • You will be required to work closely with the NOC team, the Technical Sales team and the rest of the Network Planning and Implementation team.

Qualifications

  • A Bachelor’s Degree or Equivalent in Electrical/Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering
  • At least 3 years post NYSC work experience in the configuration,operations and maintenance of optical fiber SDH and wireless network equipment.

Demands of the Job:

  • Ability and willingness to work long hours and meet tight deadlines;
  • Ability to work under minimal supervision.
  • May be required to travel out of station.
  • Maybe required to work weekends.

Competencies Required

  • A working knowledge of microwave transmission and must have undergone a mid-level training in optical and wireless networks with focus on SDH/PDH/IP transmission standards/protocols and their applications.
  • Ability to interpret topography, network design maps and AutoCAD Designs.
  • Ability to use E-Analyzer, SDH Analyzer and other signal testing tools/instrument without supervision.
  • Time management skills.
  • Team work abilities.
  • Basic understanding of quality of service and network management concepts with respect to transmission networks is a must.
  • Good knowledge of the Nigerian telecommunication market and/or experience working in a telecommunications environment
  • Ability to work well under pressure.
  • Solid foundation in electronics theory.
  • Demonstrated mastery of telecommunication industry standards, dimensioning transmission network element systems, ITU, and ANSI/ETSI etc

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should: Click here to apply  Note: When the page opens, click on “Transmission Operations Engineer”

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