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
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