Airtel Nigeria Job Recruitment

​Airtel Nigeria (Airtel Networks Limited), a leading mobile telecommunication services provider in Nigeria and a member of Airtel Africa Group, is committed to providing innovative, exciting, affordable and quality mobile services to Nigerians, giving them the freedom to communicate, rise above their daily challenges and drive economic and social development.
We are recruiting to fill the following positions below:

Job Title: Lead – Project & MIS

Location: Lagos

Job Description

The Network Lead Project & MIS will be responsible for Planning, governance and overseeing the successful delivery of the program’s output to give quick return on investments and +1 Network experience regarding Network operations deployment.

The role holder will be responsible for managing multiple projects and the business strategy and also ensuring it is in line with the strategic goals of the organization.

The role must also guarantee synergy, effective and efficient resource utilization, cost optimization and Return on investments.

Airtel is looking for a suitable candidate to fill the role. The job is located in Lagos and will be responsible for;

To ensure Sites & Erlangs deployment as stipulated in Annual Operating Plan (Financial& Strategy)

Achieve budget approval to all Project Costs and ensure monitoring process for remote infrastructure implementation/integration

Create Project Tracking Systems and ensure continual improvements in Business Model.

Speed of Execution of Roll outs & Installation and Commissioning of Core Network (Customer)

Ensure that the speed to market exceeds competition and first time resolution (FTR).
Logistics and Project Management

Establish departmental process to align to PMI process for all projects and enforce strict adherence

Regulatory and Statutory Compliance

Ensure all statutory permissions required for deployment have been approved and documented

Partner and Supply Chain Management

Provide support and Ensure effective process of Partner management of Service Provider and Infrastructure vendors. Establish procedure for improving rollout and maintenance vendor and subcontractor performance to ensure regular follow-up and objective measurements.

Relevant Skill and Experience

8-10 years’ experience in the Telecom sector

Any University Degree in Engineering.

Professional qualification in Project Management Techniques

Practical experience of having been a project manager for complex and large initiatives in the telecoms environment for 5-8 years.

Experience of managing multiple complex Network projects simultaneously

Evidence of successful project delivery with wide geographical spread

Experience in Site Planning and Use of Map Info and planning tools

Application Closing Date

21st November, 2018.

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should:

Click here to Apply Online

Job Title: MPBN Operations Engineer

Location: Lagos

Job Description

This function is expected to act as the representative for technical and functional requirements in the area in the area of MPBN, MPLS, Enterprise MPLS, IPRAN and IP Core together referred as IP Services solutions to support both Mobile and Enterprise services.

The role will define the optimal topology of the IP Services to meet a premium service level agreements and industry architecture for IP Network; This role provides Level- 1 support to the function with hands-on knowledge and experience on the nodes and ensures FTR configurations.

Airtel is looking for a suitable candidate to fill the role. The job is located in Lagos and will be responsible for:

MPBN Operations to ensure Uninterrupted voice and data service delivery

Perform day to day operations & management, fix alarms and resolve incidents, prepare daily health check status and report to TL

Keep & Maintain inventory of IP Addresses and implement Zoning

Allocate IP Addresses to Network as per Airtel Zoning policy and maintain its database

Ensure cabling in IP network is maintained as per standard structured cabling procedures in switch rooms

Perform Change Management, performance & optimization through O&M and Performance Management processes

Update Solution document, HLD, DLD, LLD along with Network Diagram

Capacity optimization, availability & performance management

Perform adequate day to day capacity optimization, of all nodes, interfaces on IP Services related Nodes – in accordance with network growth and projections.

Support in Expansion & Evolution of Core Network

Understand the business requirements and impact on the IP backbone and data network infrastructure.

Maintain high Team Harmony and Engagement at all times with both internal and external teams and stakeholders

Ensure that the Vendor Customer Support and supplier vendors are engaged at all times to deliver high quality output expected first time right.

Relevant Skill and Experience

Minimum of 2-5years hands-on working experience in large Mobile Network Operator with the IP Nodes.

Multivendor experience – Including experience with Transmission, Core & Data networks.

Good understanding of the commercial deployment of IP/MPLS which could includes hands-on operations, test and/or deployment. Understanding of the evolution of 2G/3G/4G networks moving convergence with IP

Detailed understanding of IP technology

Tracing and analysis acumen and experience on end to end E2E service flow.

Experience of deployment of key network systems through the delivery life cycle from initial design to full operational handover

Experience in measuring and analyzing network KPI ‘key performance indicators’

Other Required Attributes:

Bachelor/Masters of Telecommunication/Electronic Engineering degree/Computer Science/IT

Detailed working of IP/MPLS

Juniper / Cisco / Huawei NE certified engineer is a must

Analytical and Presentation skills

Detailed understanding of call flows of Telecom w.r.t. IP routing

A basic understanding of 3GPP /ITU-T and ETSI standards is required.

Application Closing Date

26th November, 2018.

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should:

Click here to Apply Online


Due to the high volume of applications, we are unable to notify unsuccessful applicants.

If you have not been notified of the outcome of your application within two weeks of the closing date, please assume you have not been successful on this occasion.

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