Network Engineer – PS Core / MBPN Optimization Job at Ericsson Nigeria

Ericsson is a world-leading provider of telecommunications equipment & services to mobile & fixed network operators. Over 1,000 networks in more than 180 countries use Ericsson equipment, & more than 40 percent of the world’s mobile traffic passes through Ericsson networks. Using innovation to empower people, business & society, we are working towards the Networked Society, in which everything that can benefit from a connection will have one. At Ericsson, we apply our innovation to market-based solutions that empower people & society to help shape a more sustainable world.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Network Engineer – PS Core / MBPN Optimization

Req ID: 329986
Location: Lagos, Nigeria
Categories: Network Operation and Integration

Job Descriptions

  • Manage Performance & Optimization of the Packet Core Switch / MPBN / IP Transport Network by ensuring good Quality of Service (QoS) and Customer Experience across the network.
  • Define Key Performance Indicators formulae and measurement processes & set performance standards targets within the PS Core / MPBN domain.
  • 2G/3G/4G data and IP systems dimensioning, design, optimization and acceptance of the following but limited nodes:
    • SGSN/MME
    • GGSN/S-GW & P-GW
    • PCRF
    • Firewall & DNS
    • I-Cache & Video Optimization (VO)
    • Site Routers & Switches
    • Border Routers & Switches
  • Provide insights and reports on the PS-Core network performance
  • Evaluate the impact of change due to new technology, node upgrades and new features added to the PS Core network.
  • Participate in customer projects, handling scope, risks, changes and customer expectations.

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor of Engineering degree (Electrical / Electronic, Telecommunication or related fields)
  • Sound knowledge of PS Core and IP Transport Planning, Optimization, Performance
  • Good understanding of PS Core network architecture interfaces and standards
  • Understanding of data traffic routing and addressing
  • 2+ years of multi technology experience in Radio Networks Design Strategic Planning, and Solutions
  • Network Asset / Business productivity analysis
  • Network Audit and functionality testing

Skills & Qualifications:

  • Understanding of wider trends in the international and local telecoms industry
  • Understand principles of software development and Traffic Engineering
  • Good knowledge about IP Networks and monitoring tools
  • Good understanding of advanced and complex radio networks and should be able to assist with advanced Planning and creative design solutions
  • Must have customer facing and engagement experience.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills for effective communication and relationship development with customer

Personal Attributes:

  • Self-motivated. Ability to work under pressure and learn independently.
  • Good presentation, time management and leadership skills & ability to work with diverse backgrounds
  • Result oriented with focus on customer satisfaction and project delivery
  • Fluent English, written and spoken.


How to Apply
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