Job Vacancies at MainOne Cable Nigeria
Posted: 19/Jul/2016

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We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Transmission Implementation & 3rd Level Support Manager
Location:   Lagos
Department: Technical
Reporting Line: Head/CTO, Network Engineering

Responsibilities
The Transmission Implementation & 3rd Level Support Manager will be responsible for complete fulfilment of MainOne transmission network and architectural contracts. Direct the implementation personnel on moderate or large projects, or a combination of several smaller projects requiring interdivisional coordination. Coordinates administrative matters, scheduling and unit operations. 

Participate in project proposals or other project development activities. Other duties as assigned include third- level support for the entire Transmission network comprising of Huawei OSN series, Dragon Wave HC & HC+, ECI & RAD ETX series equipment within and outside Nigeria. In addition, the Manager will be responsible for the following:
*  Effective coordination of network faults handling.
*  Coordinate the execution of RPRs (re-provision requests) on DragonWave HC+, Huawei OSN series (especially OSN3500, OSN500 & OSN8800) and ECI box (BG-20 & BG-30) platforms within the operational level agreement (OLA).
*  Manage all aspects of the network management process assuring requests, implementation, and problems are delivered as required with no impact to the global communications.
*  Directs the preparation of reports to evaluate network traffic loads and identification of future needs for additional hardware and/or software required to maintain efficient growth patterns and levels of satisfactory service.
*  Prepares budget for operating unit.
*  Reviews analysis of telecommunication system needs and establishes goals, *  objectives, priorities, and prepares appropriate budget documents.
*  Direct effective approach to restore, recover, or alter configurations, logical or physical, to maintain service integrity.
*  Ensure that Main One’s global and metro fiber network documentation is always accurate and up to date.
*  Coordinate with the sales team in formulating and building up proposal *  knowledge, including making technical demos and presentations to Main One customers.
*  Establishes network system standards and policies concerning connectivity, operation, and growth.
*  Coordinate with the sales team in formulating and building up proposal knowledge, including making technical demos and presentations to Main One customers.
*  Directs a program for service and repair and inventory.
Contact:    
*  You will be required to work across all functions within the organization.

​Qualifications
*  A Bachelor's Degree or Equivalent in Electrical/Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering.
*  Minimum of (8) eight years’ work experience with at least four (4) in transmission & distribution.
*  A strong knowledge of microwave transmission and must have undergone key trainings in optical and wireless networks with focus on SDH/PDH/IP transmission standards/protocols.
*  Must have ability to deal effectively with a wide variety of industry, government and public contracts on project-related matters.
*  In-depth knowledge of IP and IP related Technology and protocols such as BGP, MPLS, and DNS etc.
*  Strong knowledge of the Nigerian telecommunication market and/or experience working in a telecommunications environment.
*  Ability to interpret topography, network design maps and AutoCAD Designs/and or Visio app.
*  Independent complex work experience in network *  operations/planning/transmission and leadership ability at the managerial level.
*  Ability to use E-Analyzer, SDH Analyzer and other signal testing tools/instrument and diverse bandwidth test apps.
*  Knowledge of a vendor network management system.
*  Ability to develop and implement a strategic plan for the acquisition, installation, and maintenance of a telecommunications system.
*  Ability to establish effective working relationships with public officials, vendors, and other agency managers.

Other Competencies Required:    
*  Excellent written & verbal communication skills
*  Time management skills
*  Team work abilities
*  Ability to work well under pressure
*  Solid foundation in electronics theory
*  Strong analytical and problem solving skills
*  Demonstrated mastery of telecommunication industry standards, dimensioning transmission network element systems, ITU, and ANSI/ETSI etc.

Demands of the Job:    
*  Ability and willingness to work long hours and meet tight deadlines;
*  May be required to travel out of station

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidate should:
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