Vacancy for RF Optimization Engineer at MTN Nigeria

MTN Nigeria is the leading telecommunications company 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.Job Title: RF Optimization EngineerJob Description    Coordinate 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.Extract value from what we already have by focusing on optimizing processes within the Unit/Department in line with the value creation philosophy.  This includes individual contributions and recommendations to improve existing business project/initiative.Drive Innovation by identifying and taking advantage of new business opportunities, e.g., by stimulating and encouraging new business opportunities, launch of products, product/process innovation, business model innovation etc.Maintain leadership in the ICT/Digital industry by partnering with MTNN’s Partners to improve their processes which in turn will improve the efficiency of MTNN’s operations.Enhance/expand MTN’s role in the larger national macro environment by participating in CSR projects and/or NGO’s, involvement in recognized professional institutions, participating in think-tank activities etc.Sustain the right organisational culture and behaviors by demonstrating the vital behaviours every time.Measure Network Capacity and coverage enhancement functions within the assigned cluster with:Capacity - Ensure MTNN network accommodates anticipated  subscriber level 3 months aheadCoverage - Oversee enhancement and coverage optimization with TMA, MHA and indoor repeaters.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:Participate in LAC planning & optimization.Drive the management and maintenance network qualityNominal plan from Coverage Steering GroupPlanned sitesSite acquisition statusBuild configuration and statusTraffic levelsQuality KPI’sTrack and monitor behavior and status of all sites in the cluster which includes:Monitor 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 monthlyJob Condition    Normal MTNN working conditionsMay be required to work extended hoursOpen plan office

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