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Vodafone – Radio Networks System Engineer Vacancy

Key Accountabilities / Key Activities:

o    Responsibility of the core radio networks nodes and O&M platforms.

o    Liaise with field technicians and transport network engineers to conduct configuration and commissioning activities of the 2G/3G/4G radio base station systems.

o    General system administration of core radio network nodes (backup, user access, system monitoring, disaster recovery operation and test lab maintenance).

o    Assist the radio planning and optimisation engineers in the planning, optimisation and dimensioning of the radio network nodes and controllers to ensure adequate quality of service.

o    Provide top tier support to field technicians/NOC in the troubleshooting of radio network base station systems.

o    Plan and coordinate system upgrades/preventive maintenance across the 2G/3G/4G radio network elements in conjunction with vendor in order to ensure service uptime and introduce new functionalities in the network.

o    Assist in the budget preparation of all elements related to core radio network nodes.

o    Liaise with other sections in order to carry out the support function

o    Gathering problem symptoms, and implementing corrective action where applicable

o    Carry out the above duties outside office hours where deemed necessary

 

Core competencies, knowledge and experience:

o    Degree in Engineering or ICT.

o    General understanding of Networking and Telecommunications.

o    An analytical approach to operational issues coupled with strong troubleshooting, organisational and communication skills

o    Eager to learn and expand knowledge through both class based and on the job training.

o    Be a team player and ready to work under pressure without supervision.

o    Valid driving license

 

If interested apply here.