At least 5 years experience in operating, configuring and troubleshooting at a Tier 2 level UTRAN / eUTRAN networks end to end, including transmission and site support equipment. Specific platforms of experience to include:
Nokia RNC: IPA-2600 & mcRNC
Nokia nodeB / enodeB: Flexi, Airscale, Flexi Zone (Small Cells)
Nokia OMS: SA-OMS, iOMS (Hewlett Packard Platform with iLO)
Site Support Units: Eltek Flatpack, Emerson NetXtend Flex Series
Nokia EMSs: NSP (formerly 5620 SAM), Netact (specifically CM Manager & Reporting Suite)
Cisco EMS: Cisco Prime
Microsemi EMS: (TimePictra)
NSN / DASAN EMS: INAS
Antenna Systems: TenXC, RFS, Kathrein
Candidate must possess at least a Bachelor's degree, preferably in the Telecommunications / Computer Science.
At least 5 years relevant technical hands-on working experience in managing telecommunication systems in an operational environment.
Good understanding of GSM/LTE/VoWIFI concepts.
Good working knowledge of principles covering RF (both cellular & point-to-point communication), IP (including L2/L3 routing, VRRP, MPLS, virtual services etc), Microwave Radio, Software Management, external alarms, power supply management with cell sites.Experience dealing with vendors for complex software / hardware faults as well as new software testing and deployment. Experience making use of vendor support sites and documentation
Available for 24x7 On Call rotational duties.
Available for rotational night work activities.
Good communication skills, an ability to work well under pressure and condensed timelines.
Must be a self-starter, willing and able to work in a fast paced environment and within a steep learning curve.