[Vacancy] Engineer – Transmission Access Planning LSW, Network at MTN Nigeria

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Job Details:

Job Title: Engineer – Transmission Access Planning LSW, Network

Location: Ibadan, Oyo

Job Schedule: Full time

Job Category: MTN Level 2

Reports To: Manager – Transmission Access Planning

Division: Network


  • Design, direct and ensure Cost-effective solutions and innovative approach to network planning is maintained.
  • Produce detailed microwave link engineering design using Pathloss planning tool.
  • Plan and design Fiber infrastructure route and connectivity plan using google earth and AutoCAD planning tool.
  • Produce detailed integration (L2, L3) and IPDCN plans for optical multiplexer and aggregation Nodes.
  • Produce detailed synchronization plan for last mile links/sites.
  • Produce detailed IP networking plan and LLD.
  • Ensure IP plans are optimally assigned by continuously re-dimensioning IP Clusters and spheres in line with MTN PPP.
  • Ensure optimal utilization and management of MTN Microwave Frequency channels and IP Compatible Nodes.
  • Provide transmission engineering support and information timely and accurately.
  • Ensure that accurate scope of work is issued to contractors to the satisfaction of all stakeholders.
  • Ensure Links and Nodes meet international & MTNN performance standards from capacity utilization and performance point of view.
  • Optimize and manage transmission capacity end to end across the access network.
  • Topology network designs (architecture) and capacity dimensioning.
  • Develop work Authorization that contains accurate and relevant information.
  • Analyze and determine the type of equipment to be used for transmission purposes.
  • Resolve transmission failure and problems attributable to planning.
  • Ensure availability of updated information on the Live and Planned Transmission Networks.
  • Ensure customer insight management & engagement (traditional & new business)
  • Conduct LOS Survey and TSS for new and existing BTS site and Enterprise Client locations within assigned region of responsibility
  • Ensure value is created through effective stakeholder management
  • Continuously seek self-professional development to sharpen skills and capabilities in a versatile and evolving digital landscape.
  • Foster active collaboration and relationships with employees across all levels and divisions in line with MTN’s VB and values.


  • First Degree in Computer Science / Electrical Engineering or related discipline
  • Cisco Certification to Professional Level required with a bias in Security
  • CCIE certification would be an added advantage
  • Fluent in English


  • 3 – 7 years experience in an area of specialisation; with experience working with a team
  • Experience working in a medium  organization
  • Experience with Transmission
  • Experience in Electrical radio engineering, microwave radio transmission at high frequencies and fibre optic transmission networks
  • Experience in connectivity, route planning, IP planning technologies, topology, logical networks.

Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should:

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Application Closing Date

4th September, 2023 (10:59PM).

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