MTN Nigeria Latest Job Recruitment for RF Technical Specialist

MTN Nigeria - The leader in telecommunications in Nigeria, and a part of a diverse community in Africa and the Middle East, our brand is instantly recognisable. It is through our compelling brand that we are able to attract the right talents who we carefully nurture by continuously improving our employment offerings even beyond reward and recognition.We are recruiting to fill the position below:Job Title: RF Technical SpecialistLocation: LagosDivision: Network GroupCore purpose of the Job:To support to the RF P&O and Special Projects Engineers in terms of technology research & development, development of new RF solutions, assisting with high level problem solving, policing/ensuring integrity and consistency of network and tools data across the entire network, and ensuring that only quality equipment and tools are deployed in the MTN networkJob Summary:Monitor network performance and configuration to ensure conformance with KPIs across all regionsSupport the RF P&O team with high level network problem solving, technical solutionsSupport the Special Projects team with technology research and network value added coverage and capacity solutionsInter department collaboration / interface with other Network Group divisions particularly OperationsUnderstanding the telecommunication industry (local and international) trends and developments in order to assess the impact on  MTN’s current and future businessResponsible for conducting competitor benchmarking testsFrom time to time delegate for the National RF Technical Manager when out of the office on leave etc.Network Quality Assurance:Regularly monitor, track and report network data inconsistencies/discrepanciesPerform Quality Assurance Drive Test at random to give independent report on network performanceEnsure Quarterly reporting of competitive network performance benchmarking from drive test exercise through the X-plor systems of other meansHigh Level Support:Assist RP&O staff with investigating and solving problems in the radio networkBSS/OSS Software ReleasesEvaluate the functionality and relevance of new BSS / OSS softwareEnsure that MTN takes full advantage of all advanced radio features made available in new BSS/OSS software releasesTechnical Investigations Perform technical investigations into topics related to radio network design and performance, such asNew types of hardwareNew design methodologiesNew Radio Planning and Optimisation ToolsEvaluate the functionality and complexity of new P&O products or tools on the marketDevelopment of Software Tools Identify new software requirements and participate in the specification of all custom software tools, such as:NetCfg Aircom suiteOptima queriesF.A.C.T.S.CDR AnalysisKnowledge of network - Maintain at all times a detailed knowledge of the total network. This includes:No of nodes in the core network and active sitesSite Build configurationsTraffic levels:Network performance in accordance with KPIs of RF Planning and OptimisationInternational Liaison:Ensure that MTN Nigeria is kept informed on the services and quality offered by other networks.Technological and industry awarenessMaintain an awareness of the latest technological and industry developments that may affect the cellular businessProduct Awareness:Maintain a working knowledge of MTN’s products, services and tariffs.Job Conditions:Normal MTNN office environment.May be required to work extended hoursOpen plan office.

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