VSAT Engineer

  Roshan (TDCA)
  Afghanistan Unspecified 276
Date Posted:Feb 3, 2011
Closing Date:Mar 2, 2011
Work Type:Unspecified
Number of Vacancies:1
Functional Area:Telecom/Engineering
Salary Range:As per NTA salary scale policy
Years of Experience:2 Years
Contract Duration:Not specified
Possibility of Contract Extension: Yes
Contract Type:Permanent
Probation Period:Unspecified
Required Languages:

About Roshan (TDCA):


Roshan (Telecom Development Company Afghanistan Ltd) is Afghanistan’s leading telecommunications provider, with coverage in over 230 cities and towns and approximately 3.5 million active subscribers. Roshan directly employs more than 1,100 people and provides indirect employment to more than 25,000 people. Since its inception six years ago, Roshan has invested approximately $430 million in Afghanistan and is the country’s single largest investor and tax payer. Roshan is deeply committed to Afghanistan’s reconstruction and socio-economic development. The Aga Khan Fund for Economic Development (AKFED), part of the Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN), is a major shareholder of Roshan and promotes private initiatives and building economically sound enterprises in the developing world. Also owned in part by Monaco Telecom International (MTI) and TeliaSonera, Roshan brings international expertise to Afghanistan and is committed to the highest standards of network quality and coverage for the people of Afghanistan.

Job Summary:

• Technical: should be responsible for restoring the network ASAP with proper approach to the problems.
• Promoting quality achievement and performance improvement across the organization.
• Maintaining a constant awareness of the business context and company profitability
• Working closely with OMCR to establish quality of network.
• Ensuring work dedication to resolve the network problems and issues.
• Work closely with VSAT Planning department to ensure proper implementation of VSAT network.
• Provide assistance or technical feedback to Field Engineers for installation and troubleshooting of VSAT equipment.
• Maintain accurate inventory of all VSAT equipment.
• Work closely with satellite carrier for frequency assignment.
• Perform preventative maintenance.

Duties & Responsibilities:

- Quality and timely maintenance of the network.
- Responsible for least down time for the Network.
- Coordination and providing assistance for timely completion of projects.
- Future network planning.
- Provide technical support to the operation’s team and field Technicians.
- Maintain accurate inventory of all VSAT equipment.

Timely execution of projects
- Timely approach to problems and resolving them on time.
- Preventative maintenance.

Job Requirement:

- BS degree in Engineering preferably Telecom
- Ability to work independently under general guidance and deliver results.

- Detail oriented with good problem solving skills.
- Interpersonal skills
- Communication skills
- Ability to work under pressure with aggressive deadlines.
- Team player
- Proficiency in Ms Office suite

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