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8 Aug 2015

MTN Jobs for Engineer,Transmission Planning in Polokwane

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Job Description

MTN Jobs for Solution Engineer,Transmission Planning. MTN is currently recruiting qualified individuals for the position of Engineer,Transmission Planning. MTN working conditions are very attractive and inspiring. Interested candidates are advised to apply using the instructions below.

Launched in 1994, the MTN Group is a multinational telecommunications group, operating in 21 countries in Africa and the Middle East. As at the end of December 2006, MTN recorded more than 40 million subscribers across its operations.MTN is listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) under the share code MTN and enjoys approximately 37% of market share in South Africa. The company provides voice, data and telemetry offerings and solutions to its 20 million customers in South Africa.

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Job Title:  Engineer,Transmission Planning

Location: Polokwane,ZA

Responsibilities for MTN Jobs

Strategy Development
  1. Participate in the translation of the transmission strategy and architecture into long range plans for the Region
  2. Assist in formulating inputs towards technology strategy.
  3. Assist in delivering a target Product and Services architecture with a 3 year time horizon taking global technology developments into consideration

Planning & Delivery

  • Responsible for the timely planning of the Regional Mobile Transmission networks within MTN
  • Drive execution of near term plans
  • Forecast capacity and traffic and align with Radio, Core & IP plans and with strategy and roadmap
  • Ensure correct planning of Transmission w.r.t fixed and mobile operator interconnections where required
  • Plan transport capacity across access, backhaul and backbone infrastructure to support all of MTN’s bandwidth requirements
  • Evaluate new Access and Core Backbone Transmission Network Equipment and Specifications
  • Identify geographical location for equipment to be installed
  • Verify configuration
  • Ensure implementation of Transmission plans is carried out fully with a smooth handover to Network Operations for cutover and integration into the live network
  • Ensure that policies, procedures and quality standards are adhered to in the planning process
Network Optimisation & Performance
  • Ensure quality objectives are met and maintained
  • Ensure future proof transmission plans to guarantee deliverables are met according to customer requirements both internal and external
  • Track and report on performance problems and performance improvements on division level
  • Investigate performance issues and identify changes required on division level
  • Review design and drive optimisation changes
  • Tender evaluations and formulations
  • Provide high level support on the planned network/technologies
Communication and co-ordination
  1. Ensure communication of plans and integration of feedback
  2. Prepare implementation and integration documentation
  3. Co-operate with and support of other network group departments at all levels
  4. Manage and interface with other areas of the MTN business outside of the transmission department as required for successful planning and implementation (e.g. with Suppliers, 3rd Parties, local Transmission Engineers and Business & Logistics department to ensure that contracts from a technical perspective are negotiated in the best interest of MTN)
  5. Interface with regulator
  6. Provide high level planning support function and representation (technical) for Transmission planning departments in MTN Group Operations
Financial Management

Continuously strive to identify and eliminate non-contributory expenditure

Requirements for MTN Jobs

  • Minimum of 3 year degree/diploma in electrical light-current/electronics/communication engineering.
  • Code 8 EB drivers licence
  • Fluent in English and language of country preferable
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in Transmission planning experience
  • Experience working in a medium organization
  • Experience in supervising others.

Method of Application for MTN Jobs

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