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MTN Nigeria is looking for Engineer Core Network Planning (Supervisory) in addition to its workforce in Lagos.

Job Description

  • Responsible For Planning, Designing And Optimization Of Core Network Platforms.
  • To Ensure Prompt Provisioning Of Network GSM NSS Elements Capacity, Protocols And Features.
  • Ensure Value Created By Optimizing Business Projects/Activities By Resolving Issues With Vendors
  • Carry Out An Effective Technical Feasibility Studies And Impact Analysis For New Features And Services Within The Core Environment.
  • Evaluate The Functionality And Relevance Of New NSS/OSS Software And Ensure That MTNN Takes Full Advantage Of All Advanced Features Made Available In New Software Release.
  • Identify New Software Requirements And Participate In The Specification Of All Custom Software Tools.
  • Supervise And Justify The Timely Provisioning Of Network Capacity For All The GSM NSS Elements, Features, Protocols.
  • Supervise The Network Architecture And Topology Planning Strategies That Best Serves The Growth Of The Core Network In Terms Of Traffic, Subscribers And Value Added Service Capacity.
  • Investigate Into Technical Topics Related To Core Network Design And Performance, Such As New Types Of Hardware, New Design Methodologies, Impact Of New Technologies (GPRS, EDGE, WIMAX, And SIGTRAN).
  • Supervise And Maintain Processes For Tele-Traffic Analysis, Network Modelling, Hardware Dimensioning.
  • Provide And Support End-To-End Integration And Input Requirements For Deployment Of New Nodes.
  • Ensure That P-Load Is Not Above Recommended Level, And Planning A De-Load Strategy In Situation Of High P-Load And Maintain Other Network KPIs Ensuring They Are Within Acceptable Limits.
  • Intervene In The Prioritization Of Network Element Deliverables In Line With Network Capacity Requirements
  • Ensure That Statistics Related To Network KPIs Are Being Generated And OSS Reflects The Actual Live Nodes On The Network.
  • Maintain Good Working Relationship With All Network Departments And All Associated Parties Within The Company And Externally
  • Liaise With DCG To Ensure Timely Implementation Of SRCs To Support Optimization Effort As Well As Maintain Key Vendor Relationship.
  • Continuously Seek Self-Professional Development To Sharpen Skills And Capabilities In A Versatile And Evolving Digital Landscape.
  • Foster Active Collaboration And Relationships With Employees Across All Levels And Divisions In Line With MTN’s VB And Values.
  • Set Objectives For Each Team Member And Monitor Performance Based On Set Objectives

Job Condition

  • Normal MTNN Working Conditions
  • May Be Required To Work Extended Hours
  • National Travel And A Valid Driver’s License

Experience & Training


  • B.Sc. Electrical/Electronics (Telecommunications) Or Equivalent


  • 3-7years Experience In GSM Environment, With Emphasis On CN Operations And Planning
  • Experience At Interfacing With Vendors And Equipment Suppliers
  • Experience In Multi-Vendor Network Operations
  • Experience At Interpreting And Aligning Different Vendors’ Network/Product Roadmap Towards Delivering MTN’s Business Goals
  • Experience In Project Management Methodology


  • Management Trainings
  • New Technologies Seminar / Training
  • GSM / 3G Conferences And Workshops
  • MTN NWG Africa Seminars /Workshops

Minimum Qualification:

BA, BEd, BEng, BSc, BTech Or HND

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