Job Title :
Engineer, RF Planning and Optimisation (R3)
Job Summary :
Participate inradio site planning and optimization of assigned BSC, RNC and eNodeB in linewith 9mobile guidelines .
Assist in monitoring quality of network in assignedarea; liaise with all stakeholders from Implementation, operations andmaintenance to achieve same.
Liaise with RF vendors to ensure that RF processes arefollowed and escalate any issues identified to the Manager, RF Planning andOptimisation.
Proactive radio capacity planning and resourcemanagement.
Attain agreedoptimization KPI’s for 2G suchas CSSR, SDCCH, TCH, DCR and also 3G KPI’s such as RRC Set-up Succ. Rate, AMRRAB Set-up Succ. Rate, PS RAB Set-up Succ. Rate, HSDPA RAB Set-up Succ. Rate.
Participate in special projects e.g. technical trials,temporary sites.
Ensure accuracy in reporting and presentation of alltechnical plans.
Work with Manager, RF Planning to understand the RFdesign, cluster definition, customer expectation, and network configuration.
Study RF design coverage maps and identify problemareas in terms of coverage, interference, or pilot pollution.
Perform sanity check on antenna configuration.
Ensure that the methods and procedures in handbook onoptimization is followed correctly and optimization procedures implemented areconsistent with 9mobile recommendations.
Keep up-to-date documentation of optimization-relatedactions; also maintain archives of all collected data.
Request drive tests, analyse data, and recommendnetwork changes as applicable.
Interact with back office support team to ensuredesired objectives are met with regards to customer complaints.
Ensure that Planning and Optimization of Wireless network follows laid down process.
First degree or equivalent in Engineering
EXPERIENCE SKILL & COMPETENCIES :
Two years post NYSC workexperience
Network Planning and Design
2G, 3G and 4G Radio Access Technologies
Passion for Excellence