Technician – Access Optimisation x2 (Masvingo x1, Harare x1)

Full time Econet Wireless Zimbabwe in Engineering
  • Post Date : January 19, 2023
  • Apply Before : January 25, 2023
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Job Detail

  • Career Level Others
  • Experience 2 Years
  • Industry Telecommunications
  • Qualifications Diploma

Job Description

Job Purpose


Responsible for securing optimal service performance, capacity utilisation and distribution of resources through continuous end-to-end adaptation of the design, applications, content, infrastructure and customer equipment (M2M, legacy devices) to Radio Access Technologies, i.e., GERAN, UTRAN, E-UTRAN and NG-RAN to improve the overall service quality of experience and ensure business consistency of network performance in line with international standards and best practice.


Key Responsibilities


  • Carries out routine cluster drive tests for the entire GERAN, UTRAN, LTE and and NG-RAN radio network
  • Checks all Key Performance Indicators for verification and optimization and recommends necessary actions.
  • Checks BSC performance trends, report and takes remedial action of any network challenges observed.
  • Carries out site transmission network audits, produces reports and takes remedial action.
  • Carries out KPI tracking (CSSR, CDR) and generate script to resolve challenges.
  • Provides input to planning for creation of coverage and capacity solutions.
  • Participates in acceptance tests for RAN nodes (PATs).
  • Carries out initial tuning of new network nodes.
  • Attends to Worst Performing Cells and creates scripts and IWOs to resolve the same
  • Produces and analyses performance reports and take necessary remedial action where necessary.
  • Carries out regular site audits and performs basic RF changes on radio sites (azimuth, mechanical tilts etc)
  • Attends to customer complaints using available remote access tools or using drive test tools on customer visits when necessary
  • Ensures that third party teams comply with the company SHE policy.



Qualification, Skills and Experience


  • 6 O Levels Including Mathematics, Science and English.
  • 2 A Level passes
  • Diploma in Telecommunications, Degree in Electronic Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Telecommunications, Computer Science or equivalent
  • Relevant post graduate or vocational qualification will be an added advantage.
  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience in a similar or related environment.

Please note only short listed applicants will be responded to.

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