Engineer, RF Optimization at MTN Nigeria

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 vacant position below:Job Title: Engineer RF OptimizationLocation: LagosJob DescriptionCoordinate and monitor Managed Services vendors to ensure that carry out optimization activities in line with MTNN strategy in order to achieve cell level KPI’s without compromising Network integrity and customer experience.Measure Network Capacity and coverage enhancement functions within the assigned cluster with: o Capacity - Ensure MTNN network accommodates anticipated subscriber level 3 months ahead o Coverage – Oversee enhancement and coverage optimization with TMA, MHA and indoor repeaters. o Technology integration – Ensure multiservice sites (2G, 3G, etc) are properly designed and integrated with minimal complexity and good Inter Radio Access Technology performance.Measure Network optimization/performance management within the region with: o Participate in LAC planning & optimization. o Drive the management and maintenance network qualityTrack and monitor behavior and status of all sites in the cluster which includes: o Nominal plan from Coverage Steering Group o Planned sites o Site acquisition status o Build configuration and status o Traffic levels o Quality KPI’sMonitor the execution of nominal radio coverage and capacity rollout design for the assigned clusterMonitor and analyze network performance and configuration to ensure KPIs are in conformance with targetsAnalyze traffic, utilization and subscriber growth, continuously, in order to foresee needs for capacity expansion.Review, prepare and load cell data for integration of sites onto the networkCoordinate testing of newly integrated sites for performance and necessary network adjustments for optimal network performance post integration.Ensure Vendor optimisation activities is in line with optimisation strategy cascaded by RF Technical specialistMonitor Vendor activities within assigned cluster to ensure all activities in scope are being carried outAnalyse drive test logs to ensure coverage is not compromised for improved KPI'sReview changes implemented by Vendors to ensure network integrity is not compromisedCommunicate and coordinate special event coverage with VendorsMaintain accurate and thorough Knowledge of the network architectureEvaluate and approve capacity expansion requests by MS VendorsVet penalty execution claims monthlyCoordinate customer complains resolution with Optimisation VendorCoordinate the handling of local network queries raised by the customer operations team in the assigned clusterEscalate/ Ensure prompt response to customer queries.Maintain at all times a detailed knowledge of the behavior and status of all sites in the assigned cluster to aid feedback to managementJob ConditionNormal MTNN working conditionsMay be required to work extended hoursOpen plan office 

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