Switch Engineer

Full time @MacTay Consulting in Technical & Engineering Services Email Job

Job Detail

  • Job ID 6308
  • Career Level Mid-Level
  • Experience 3 Years
  • Qualifications Bachelor’s Degree (BSC)

Job Description

Job Summary

  • Switching infrastructure operations and maintenance (Mobile and Fixed)
  • Fault Management on Core network elements.
  • Conduct Acceptance Tests on core network nodes and other network elements when required.
  • Ensure redundancy and node availability.
  • Provide on-site support to internal & external customers.
  • Develop & review processes and procedures used in Switch Operations.
  • Perform route monitoring and maintenance.
  • Conduct test calls to confirm QoS and CDR generation.
  • Supervise and Manage vendors for Core network node integration & third-party-related projects within the Switch.
  • Perform routine maintenance on core network nodes with proper reporting.
  • Manage Hardware installations, upgrades, expansion & decommissioning on network elements.
  • Ensure availability and transfer of CDR and performance STATS files between core nodes & corresponding file processing servers.
  • Review MOP and ensure proper change request implementation when required.
  • Manage and update Switch Floor plan Management System to reflect occupied and free spaces in the switch prefab/rooms.
  • Conduct routine Switch inspections to ensure proper housekeeping.
  • Define external power Alarm(s) & support simulation tests with the ESS team.
  • Prepare Dashboard report for Switch activities.
  • Spare part management
  • Regulate entry to the switch prefab/room in line with the Switch Centre Access

Education / Qualifications

  • B.Sc Degree in Electrical / Electronics or Telecommunication or equivalent degree
  • Minimum of 3 – 4 years experience in Telecoms Switching Environment
  • Ericsson, Huawei, or ZTE switching experience is desirable.
  • Mobile and Fixed Network Switching
  • Computer & Information Technology Appreciation
  • Network Operations
  • Service Monitoring and Control
  • Core Purpose of the Job Operation and Maintenance of Network Switching Centre.
  • Perform support routines -System and Billing Backups, inspections, reports & record updates, incidents management.
  • Fault Handling, Proactive Maintenance, supervision, and on-site intervention.

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