Switch Engineer at MacTay Consulting


  • MacTay Consulting has been in existence for over 28 years in Nigeria. We are a member of TACK and TMI, international consulting companies operating in over 60 countries and with a combined experience of over 80years.
    Our global network of partners and experience means that our clients enjoy all the benefits of a local office, while drawing upon our multi…

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    Switch Engineer

    • Job Type Full Time
    • Qualification BA/BSc/HND
    • Experience 3 years
    • Location Imo , Kaduna , Lagos
    • Job Field Engineering / Technical&nbsp

    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. Electrical / Electronics or Telecommunication or equivalent degree
    • Minimum of 3 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

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: bayonle.oduola@mactay.com using the Job Title as the subject of the email.

    Note: Never pay for any training, certificate, assessment, or testing to the recruiter.

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