Senior Core Network Engineer Jobs in Telkom Kenya

Senior Core Network Engineer Jobs in Telkom Kenya



Who We Are

  • Telkom Kenya has embarked on an exciting new journey of becoming a trusted technology partner that will play an integral role in the Country’s vision of becoming a digitized economy.

  • This will be done by leveraging on its existing infrastructure and established relationships to offer a variety of services to targeted customers.

    Role Purpose

  • The Senior Engineer will be responsible for planning, Design and engineering of Circuit and Packet Switched Core Telecommunication Networks.

    Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • Responsible for design and capacity planning for the GSM Circuit Switched Core Network nodes including but not limited to MSC, HRLR/HSS, MGW, STP(SPS)

  • Evaluate new and existing hardware, planning & design for new solutions, implementation & integration of new hardware/Software, project management, and optimization of the CS-Core network.

  • Translate marketing inputs into core network architecture and design for mobile circuit switched service.

  • Configure data for new system with vendors and create work instructions for existing systems.

  • Provide recommendation reports to identify opportunities for improvement and optimization of existing CS-core services.

  • Manage all software and hardware configuration for the CS-Core nodes.

  • Set relevant KPIs for the CS-core network and ensure they are met

  • Build internal and external relationships with key customer and supplier to deliver continuous quality solutions to the business.

    Academic/ Professional Qualifications

  • University Degree in Telecommunication,
    Computer Engineering or any related Technical degree from a recognised institution.

  • At least 3-5 years’ experience in a Telecommunication environment dealing with Circuit Switch Core Network and signalling systems.

    Professional Knowledge

  • Circuit switching design

  • GSM mobile network and IP & VOlP

  • Traffic engineering

  • Proficient in Microsoft word, Visio, excel and PowerPoint

    Professional Skills

  • Autonomy in a multicultural and multifunctional environment, ability to liaise with other entities and departments inside TKL and outside.

  • Proactive and dynamic

  • Ability to work under pressure

  • Efficient and results oriented

  • Self-motivated person able to work under minimum supervision

  • Excellent organisation and communications kills

  • Proven leadership skills.

    How to Apply

  • Application should be sent by 31st March, 2020 please provide an updated Curriculum Vitae (CV) including details of your current telephone contacts and names of three referees.

  • Apply through recruitment@telkom.co.ke and ensure the job title is quoted on the subject field.

  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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