Transmission Planning Engineer

  MTN Afghanistan
  Afghanistan Unspecified 868
Date Posted:Feb 10, 2011
Closing Date:Feb 18, 2011
Work Type:Unspecified
Number of Vacancies:1
Functional Area:Telecom/Engineering
Salary Range:Salary is negotiable
Years of Experience:2 Years
Contract Duration:Not specified
Possibility of Contract Extension: Yes
Contract Type:Permanent
Probation Period:1 month
Required Languages:

About MTN Afghanistan:


MTN Afghanistan is the subsidiary company of MTN Group operating in 21 countries with a subscriber base of over 100 Millions. MTN provides GSM services in Afghanistan. We are looking for qualified and experienced candidates to fill the vacant position(s).

Job Summary:

Mentioned Below

Duties & Responsibilities:

• able to travel all over afghanistan for technical sites survey whenever required.
• Perform microwave link planning/design/Optimisations and Auditing of existing TX equipments.
• Should be able to prepare link budget and cross connection plan for each region.
• To prepare,check and approve survey reports.
• To plan, check, and assign capacity accordingly.
• Prepare, update the relevant Database and X-connection plan for selected area.
• To plan and assign IP address for all microwave nodes including switch and router.
• Able to plan and provide DCN solutions for SDH/PDH equipment network management.
• Able to learn new TX back hauling Technologies
• Able to work as a team to achieve different Transmission Engineering Tasks
• Any other task assigned by the supervisor/manager

Job Requirement:

• Bachelor of Engineering / Electrical/Electronics or equivalent (Telecommunications)
• Excellent knowledge and experience – Transport (transmission) Network, e.g. Access network planning.
• Minimum one year experience in transmission planning.
• In depth knowledge of microwave link planning and design
• Excellent experience in Traffic Management, Capacity Analysis and planning or Access Network Capacity Planning
• Excellent knowledge in x-connection, multiplexer planning.
• Good understanding and knowledge of data communication networks.
• Candidate with more hands on experience in transmission planning will be given priority.

• Computer literate, to have good knowledge of office applications.
• Fluent in English, Pashto and Dari
• Able to adapt to changing circumstances
• Able to take initiatives
• Team Player


• Good Communication and Counselling skills
• Dispute resolution and mediation skills

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