Job Vacancy- BSS Engineers

  • Full Time
  • Nairobi

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Enhancing Performance and Productivity

Our client, a Leading Telecommunications Firm with operations in Africa, seeks to recruit talented, dynamic and result-oriented professionals to fill the above position.

Position Objectives:

Operation & Maintenance of all 2G/3G Technology BSS (BTS, Node B, RBS, MW, DXX, TN, Antenna, MC, CE) equipment within a region. Report all field related aspects concerning routine visit and remarks on GSM network associated sub-system environment.

Job Description and Responsibilities:

  • Ensure prompt resolution of all service affecting problems within stated responsibility
  • Under the direction of the local NOC, ensure that all the equipment associated and peripheral systems under stated responsibility is operated and maintained in such a way as to meet Company standards
  • Ensure that preventive maintenance is performed and completed for all applicable equipment under stated responsibility
  • Responsible for the continuation of service as impacted by activities
  • Responsible for the physical condition of the premises and equipment in stated area
  • Adhere with Client’s & Network Operations guidelines and policies.
  • Meet Company targets for fault-clearing times.
  • Maintain Mobile network performance standards at or better than Company objectives.
  • Perform on-call & emergency duties and will be readily available to carry out such duties whenever required.
  • Execution of planed activities on live network such as Threatening condition (TC) / Maintenance down time (MDT).

Qualifications & Experience Requirements:

  • The ideal candidate should hold a bachelor’s Degree qualification or above majoring in Telecommunication / IT / Computer Science / Engineering / or other related technical discipline preferably with two years or above relevant working experience.
  • Ability: Candidate must be able to work under emergency & critical situations.
  • Skills: Strong communication and interpersonal skills (team work, commitments) and
    Organizational Awareness, Strong command of the English language, Arabic language knowledge will be considered as an advantage.


  • Minimum 3 years’ experience of field maintenance of 2G/3G technology BSS (BTS, Node B, RBS, MW, DXX, TN, Antenna, MC and CE) equipment.
  • Knowledge of 2G/3G technology BSS (BTS, Node B, RBS, MW, DXX, TN, Antenna, MC, CE) equipment from major vendors. 
  • Well acquainted & familiar with the software programs and protocols used in above equipments.
  • Well familiar with Engineering designs, Circuit work orders, Ring diagrams, Contour Maps.
    Comprehensive knowledge on ODF, DDF, IDF, TDF wiring and Krone block’s arrangement used by different venders. 
  • Comprehensive knowledge on measuring equipment such as Optical power meters, Spectrum analyzers, E1 analyzers etc and special tools used.
  • Thorough knowledge on 2G/3G technologies and there applications in mobile BSS systems. 
  • Working level of PC software packages.
  • Working knowledge on antenna alignments



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