Vacancy title:Engineer - Metro Rollout and Coverage Planning[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Engineering Services , Category: Science & Engineering ]
Jobs at:Safaricom Telecommunications Ethiopia PLC
Deadline of this Job:15 July 2022
Date Posted: Friday, July 08, 2022 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed
Reporting to the Manager - OSP fiber deployment Expert, The role holder will be responsible for the planning and design of Metro fiber to support both Internal and External Customers Job Responsibilities • Engage current and potential customers to understand demand on Metro fiber for the coming fiber connectivity requirements within Safaricom • Forecast fiber capacity requirements both for the short and medium term • Ensure fiber networks are designed and deployed to agreed standards • Engage Vendors/Contractors in the planning and design of optimal metro networks to support customer requirements • Release metro network plans to cater for the next 1-2 years. • Develop and seek approval of efficient design methodology and tools for fiber networks to ensure high availability and cost efficiency in Maintenance • Drive innovation in fiber design and deployment in line with the best practices worldwide • Develop and maintain the standards and processes to be used in fiber deployment • Enforce standards in the materials used in networks deployment to ensure optimum QOS and network lifespan • Maintain deployment standards that ensure high availability and resiliency • OHS standards enforcement during deployment of fiber networks in conjunction with other stakeholders • Share Fiber network footprint with customer departments within technology and business units to enable them to integrate other network elements and enable them to commercialize the fiber network • TCO analysis for Major CAPEX investments to ensure that it is in line with CAPEX strategy in the business. • Drive OPEX Savings initiatives Job Requirements • First Degree in Engineering/Geospatial option with a strong fiber telecoms content. • 5-year experience in GIS based fiber network design and at least three years in fiber projects deployment, Connect-Master proficiency will be an added advantage • Familiar with ROW acquisition process • AutoCAD proficiency • Certifications in Project Management will be an added advantage
Work Hours: 8
Experience in Months: 60
Level of Education: Bachelor Degree
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