Engineer - RF Optimization, Network at MTN Nigeria

Engineer – RF Optimization, Network at MTN Nigeria

MTN Nigeria | Job Title: Engineer – RF Optimization, Network

Job Identification: 1865
Location: Ikoyi, Lagos
Job Schedule: Full time
Job Category: MTN Level 2
Reports To: Manager RF Optimization
Division: Networks


  • Measure Network Capacity and coverage enhancement functions within the assigned cluster with:
    • Capacity – Ensures Managed Services partner does capacity study at the beginning of the year and provides input to RF Planning.
    • Coverage – Ensures Managed Services partner does coverage optimization and provides input to RF planning on coverage gaps.
    • Technology Monitoring – Ensure multiservice sites (2G, 3G, 4G/LTE, 5G etc.) monitoring with good performance.
    • Measure Network optimization/performance management within the region with:  
    • Daily Network Health check using Statistical tools like MAPS.
    • Ensure Managed Services carries out Network Drive Test and Optimization to improve network quality.
  • Ensure Automatic Frequency Planning (AFP) of the GSM Network to improve the GSM network coverage, quality and customer experience.
  • Monitor and analyze network performance and configuration to ensure KPIs are in conformance with targets
  • Analyze and critic MSOP Weekly Optimization Reports and provide comments on SLA KPIs and Performance KPIs in order to foresee needs for coverage/capacity expansion.
  • Review network changes submitted by the optimization vendors before logging job request to the Change Management Portal and engage all relevant stakeholders before the Change Management Meetings.
  • Maintain accurate and thorough Knowledge of the network architecture
  • Coordinate customer complains resolution with the Optimization Vendor
  • Coordinate the handling of local network queries raised by the customer operations team in the assigned cluster
  • Maintain a detailed knowledge of the behavior and status of all sites in the assigned cluster to aid feedback to management


  • First Degree in Electrical / Electronics Engineering, Computer Engineering or related disciplines.


  • 3-7 years of experience which includes:
    • RF Optimization experience with a Telecom vendor or Wireless Telecom operator
    • Experience on 2G, 3G, 4G Optimization.

Application Closing Date
6th February, 2023 (11:59PM).

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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