Operations Assurance Transmission Engineer – Ericsson

Organisation: Ericsson
Duty Station: Kampala,
Req ID: 65744
About Ericsson:
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.
Job Summary: The Ericsson
Operations Assurance Transmission Engineer will be responsible for the
coordination, management and execution of proactive and reactive maintenance
activities that require a higher level of support that the one offered by the
1st Level Operations. This shall ensure that the services provided to customers
are continuously available and performing to Service Level Agreement (SLA)
performance levels
Key Duties and
  • Responsible for resolving trouble tickets
    within the allowed restoration and resolution times as outlined in the MS
  • Receive day to day escalation of
    transmission related site/link outages
  • Guide and advise NOC Dispatcher to send an
    FE to site if the findings of his investigation requires an onsite
    intervention for power restoration or replacement of faulty HW
  • Actively coordinate troubleshooting with
    his FE or BTS counterpart if necessary
  • Provide technical support for FE for
    onsite problem isolation
  • Perform implementation of changes in the
    transmission network as a result of audits
  • Support and coordinate with other teams in
    the planning and implementation of network improvement activities within
    his domain
  • Develop competence in the MS tools for
    transmission such as SO EM and IPTNMS
  • Actively implement security control in the
    existing transmission network
  • Recommend improvement measures that will
    improve network performance and increase stability
Qualifications, Skills and
  • The applicant should have at least five
    years’ experience in either telecommunications vendor or mobile operator
  • Problem solving and trouble shooting
  • Good communication skills
  • Cost Awareness
  • Social skills and awareness
  • The applicants should possess Multivendor
    microwave radio relays is required and good knowledge with regard to each
    Client’s equipment features (this is subject to learn or update)
  • ATPC/RTPC and Adaptive Modulation
  • Configuration:1+0,1+1 HSB,n+1 Protection,
    Space Diversity, Frequency Diversity
  • Microwave antennas parameters and
    Radiation patterns
  • Radio Waves Propagation principles such as
    quality and Availability as documented by ITU, Link Budget and losses,
    Refraction , Diffraction ,Reflection phenomena, Fading Margin and fading
    types, Hi/Low violation
  • Transmission technologies such as TDM,
    PDH, SDH, IP/Ethernet, QoS
  • Topology types and circuits protection and
  • Optical network elements such as
    multiplexers, WDM ,DWDM, Media Convertors, Passive Optical Elements
NB: The above mentioned role
may be based in Tanzania or Uganda.
How to Apply:
If you believe you are one of the ideal candidates for this opportunity
in working with the world’s leading provider of telecommunications equipment
& services, Ericsson, then visit the web link below for full job details
and Apply Online.

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