Capacity Planning Manager at Airtel Nigeria (Airtel Networks Limited)

Airtel Nigeria (Airtel Networks Limited), a leading mobile telecommunication services provider in Nigeria and a member of Airtel Africa Group, is committed to providing innovative, exciting, affordable and quality mobile services to Nigerians, giving them the freedom to communicate, rise above their daily challenges and drive economic and social development. The company made history on August 5, 2001 by becoming the first telecoms operator to launch commercial GSM services in Nigeria and has scored a series of many "firsts" in the highly competitive Nigerian telecommunications market including the first to introduce toll-free 24-hour customer care; first to launch service in all the six geo-political zones in the country; first to introduce affordable recharge denominations; first to introduce monthly free SMS and first to introduce monthly airtime bonus.Job Title: Capacity Planning ManagerJob descriptionThe primary responsibility of the successful candidate will be to ensure that the UTRAN networks are designed and built to support forecasted traffic.  Duties and Responsibilities:1. Design & Monitor UTRAN Interfaces - Design the UTRAN interfaces based on traffic forecastMonitor the traffic gross and ensure to keep system in good utilizationRecommend cost effective solutions 2. Capacity Planning  -Follow up with core network and transport Engineering to ensure end to end capacity planningEnsure the utilization of LTE and 3G layer in efficient wayUnderstanding the HW and SW capabilities of the telecom equipmentCapacity plan for special events and sudden traffic increase 3. Technology - Ensure balancing of traffic between different technologiesEnsure the selected UTRAN solution is capacity future proveMinimize the HR utilization

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