9mobile Nigeria Jobs Vacancies[2 new]

Latest 9mobil Jobs Vacancies and Recruitment October, 2021 for:

  • Engineer, Fibre Infrastructure
  • Manager, Data Centre M & E

9mobile is a Nigerian private limited liability company. EMTS acquired a Unified Access Service License from the Nigerian Communications Commission in 2007. The License enables EMTS to provide Fixed Telephony (wired or wireless), Digital Mobile Services, International Gateway Services and National/Regional Long Distance Services in addition to spectrum assignments in the 900 and 1800 MHz bands.

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Job Title: Engineer, Fibre Infrastructure | 9mobile

Job: IRC4278
Location: Abuja (FCT)

Job Summary

  • Assist in the planning, implementation, and operations of EMTS Nigeria Core Transport (National & Metro fibre / DWDM) network infrastructure and architecture for various services.

Principal Functions

  • Support the deployment of the fibre network technology (SDH, DWDM, OTN, OADM and IP) for the national backbone transmission.
  • Support the optic network planning for the metropolitan ring , last mile fibre network design and enterprise fibre connectivity.
  • Support the fibre interconnection and transmission infrastructure to other telecom operators.
  • Participate in the planning and design of the Synchronization Network, Core Network Integration, leased circuits provisioning, International Traffic dimensioning and provisioning
  • Ensure proper implementation of processes and procedures to guide fibre network roll outprocess
  • Ensure that EMTS’s fibre network design is in line with accepted local and international standards.
  • Prepare the low-level design plans for migration of legacy (TDM) transport to NGN network IP Network (IPRAN/MEN etc)
  • Maintain in-depth knowledge and database of existing fibre transmission infrastructure
  • Work with the procurement team for the development of RFP with procurement for the fibre network rollout
  • Interface with finance teams to develop Business cases and Board Papers to support optical network projects
  • Prepare optical network capacity forecast, network capacity matrix and distribution
  • Keep abreast of global and local best practice as it relates to fiber transmission planning and design WIFI-technologies, Low cost satellite and Higher bandwidth access technologies
  • Participate in strategic analysis to transform existing legacy TDM network to scalable, flexible NGN IP/MPLS backhaul network
  • Manage vendors appropriately to timely provide HLD and LLD documents for core transmission projects
  • Perform other duties as instructed by the Manager, Core and Transmission Planning.

Educational Requirements

  • First Degree or equivalent in Electrical Engineering  
  • Three (3) to five(5) years relevant work experience
  • Certified Fiber-Optic Installer (FOI) and/or Certified Fiber Optics Installer – Outside Plant (FOI-OSP).

Experience, Skills & Competencies
Knowledge:

  • Telecommunications& Mobile Network Standards & Specifications
  • Evolving IP and Optical Architectures
  • Synchronization requirement of 2/3/4/ 5G Networks
  • IP / MPLS Technologies.

Skills:

  • Problem Solving
  • Communication.

Behavior:

  • Passion for Excellence
  • Integrity
  • Empowering people
  • Growing people
  • Teamwork
  • Customer Focus.

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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Job Title: Manager, Data Centre M & E | 9mobile

Job: IRC4298
Location: Lagos

Job Summary

  • Manage all network operations and maintenance activities of the Data Centre, including capacity monitoring and supervision of all network element installations.

Principal Functions

  • Ensure AC DC power and cooling availability target 99.8% in Data Centres / MGW sites
  • Ensure DC power and cooling availability target 100% in Data Centres /MGW sites
  • Ensure strict compliance of change request execution, oversee all routine and corrective maintenance for power and cooling systems, spare parts management and inventory, space management, equipment records and performance data.
  • Ensure all operation/implementation activities in the Data Centres are executed in a professional manner and incompliance with the approved changes.
  • Monitor and control network element capacity utilisation and always ensure that utilisation level does not exceed industry standard.
  • Prepare reports on capacity constraints to the relevant units for possible equipment upgrade.
  • Support the network quality assurance team in regular monitoring, tracking and reporting of discrepancies in network elements and reporting same to the relevant stake holders.
  • Keep an updated list and layout of all nodes installed in the Data Centre indicating clearly their details/specifications, near and far end connectivity
  • Ensure all installed equipment in the Data Centre is maintained in accordance with the outlined maintenance schedules and procedures and keep comprehensive maintenance history of all equipment.
  • Build and maintain effective relationships with switch implementation vendors as well as coordinate maintenance activities between the vendors and internal stakeholders in terms of planning, scheduling and database management.
  • Ensure compliance with the organization’s quality policy on all core network O & M and identify areas where the quality policy needs improvement for escalation to the quality assurance unit for appropriate action.
  • Carry out other tasks as directed by the Head, Field Operation

Educational Requirements

  • First Degree or equivalent in Electrical Engineering  
  • Six (6) to Eight (8) years work experience with at least three (3) in a supervisory role.

Experience, Skills & Competencies
Knowledge:

  • Electrical and Mechanical Systems Maintenance & Repair
  • Network Equipment Installation.

Skills:

  • Accountability
  • Teaming
  • Problem Solving
  • Delegation/ Supervisory.

Behavior:

  • Passion for Excellence
  • Integrity
  • Empowering people
  • Growing people
  • Teamwork
  • Customer Focus.

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply

Job Title: Head, Field Operations | 9mobile Nigeria | Job ID: IRC4277 | Location: Abuja,NG

Job Summary

  • Coordinate the implementation of an effective framework for the operation and maintenance of the base station subsystem and provide high level support functions on all operational transmission equipment.

Principal Functions
Tactical:

  • Assist the Director, Network Operations in communicating the division’s strategic direction and objectives to all staff.
  • Plan and monitor the implementation of established internal processes using best practice standards to ensure a stable and highly available systems platform for an optimal operating environment.
  • Keep abreast of global and local best practice as it relates to the team/function’s activities.
  • Continuously review the unit/ team’s activities, make recommendations for improvement and implement approved improvement initiatives to ensure enhanced performance of the team.
  • Identify required resources, personnel and funding to achieve the unit/ function’s strategy.
  • Establish and maintain relationship with key internal and external stakeholders.

Operational:

  • Manage and support network access & network performance management systems and provide support on all existing and future access and transmission products.
  • Oversee the integration, management and administration of access network platform infrastructure (UNIX-Solaris and application level) and related equipment.
  • Liaise with the transmission operations unit to plan and coordinate the activities for extension of fibre routes to new transmission sites.
  • Ensure the performance and availability of all access network systems deployed and monitor the status and performance of network elements.
  • Develop and monitor a proactive maintenance cycle on all access network systems and infrastructure and ensure regular update of system documentation.
  • Oversee the resolution of faults in the access network environment and provide on-site remedial support as required.
  • Investigate and identify reasons for abnormal network conditions.
  • Take proactive steps to prevent network faults and failures.
  • Liaise with third-party vendors and initiate regular meetings to agree on service levels.
  • Manage vendor performance and ensure agreed SLAs are achieved.
  • Review recommendations of the internal audit function relating to BSS operations, policies, standards, guidelines and operations and take action as required.
  • Implement the function’s work programs and plans in line with agreed upon procedures and guidelines.
  • Plan and manage the human and material resources of the team/ function to optimise performance, morale and enhance productivity.
  • Manage inter-functional relations to ensure synergy across inter-departmental functions.
  • Monitor and control the budgetary needs of the unit/function.
  • Prepare/compile agreed periodic activity and performance reports for the attention of the Director, Network Operations.
  • Perform any other duties as assigned by the Director, Network Operations.

Educational Requirements

  • First Degree or equivalent in Electrical Engineering
  • Postgraduate degree/relevant professional qualification
  • Minimum of Nine (9)work experience with at least three (3) years in managerial role

Experience, Skills & Competencies
Knowledge:

  • Control Network Technologies
  • Network Administration
  • Telecommunications & Mobile Network Standards & Specifications
  • Radio Access Technologies
  • Power system management

Skills:

  • Delegation/Supervisory
  • Influencing and Negotiation
  • Communication
  • Teaming

Behavior:

  • Passion for Excellence
  • Integrity
  • Empowering people
  • Growing people
  • Teamwork
  • Customer Focus

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply

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