Team Leader - Core Network at Telkom Kenya

Date Posted: Nov. 20, 2020, 3:05 a.m.

Job Description

Role Purpose:  

The Team Leader is principally responsible for leading the planning, coordinating and overseeing the execution of the technology strategy. This involves a multi-disciplinary approach where financial, customer, internal processes and people management come together.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

The operations and maintenance of the CS Core, PS Core ,Signaling & Subscriber Management Networks (MSCs, Soft switches, MGWs, UMGs, HSS/HLR,SPS/STP & Roaming services EPG,GGSN,PGW, MME,SGW,SGSN,IP WORKS)

Core Network project implementations to ensure adherence to plan, specification and timely completion

Preparation and successful implementation of Core Network Technical Specifications, Method of Procedures and Change Requests

Create capacity planning standards and guidelines for network’s continued expansion

Weekly KPI Reporting on Network Performance as agreed on  Balance Score Card

Service KPIs and network performance management  of Core Network

Core Network configuration changes through Network Change Management process 

Manage Core Network faults/incidents through network management processes for both network and customer

Work in fast paced dynamic environment and under high pressure.

 

Academic Background and Professional Knowledge

Bachelor’s degree in Telecommunications, Electrical Engineering or equivalent from a reputable institution.

Minimum of 3-5 years’ work experience in the operations and maintenance of telecommunications networks and the same experience leading teams

Thorough telecommunications knowledge

Thorough telecommunications network operation and maintenance (mobile and landline) methods and procedures, as well as computer software systems associated with such networks.

Leads project implementation teams and manages project activities

 

Here are the Skills we are looking for

Business acumen and principles and techniques of administration, organization and people management.

Networking skills to form collaborative partnerships

Extensive knowledge of equipment and software characteristics of various telecommunications networks and their integration capabilities.

Good communication skills, Creative thinker, Team Player & have ability to prioritize and execute tasks.

Must be Result-oriented, Taking initiatives & have great analytical skills

 

How To Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should send their applications to Telkom via the link https://www.telkom.co.ke/team-leader-core-network

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