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MTN-Uganda is the leading telecommunications Company in Uganda, providing payphone, fixed lines, fax/data, internet and mobile services.

Job Summary:

The Engineer III- IN Planning will support MTN Uganda in the monitoring and capacity planning of the IN systems to ensure optimal performance of the charging system

Details Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda Reports to: Senior IN Specialist II.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for performance monitoring, reporting and dimensioning of IN platforms.
  • Capacity forecasting and Planning, ensuring that IN platforms are able to carry all forecasted traffic at optimum levels.
  • Conduct and/or supervise specified changes on IN platform.
  • Actively participate in setting up and running marketing promotions
  • Ensure that IN performance statistics are accurate and appropriate forecasts derived
  • Ensure IN systems performance meets customers expectation and maintains company KPIs
  • Responsible for the optimization of existing IN platforms
  • Participate ably in related cross-functional projects when required as a resource
  • Ensure that changes on IN platforms are carried out as specified and within specified time frames to ensure Company KPIs

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • The ideal candidate for the MTN Engineer III- IN Planning job opportunity should hold a Bachelors Degree in Electrical/Telecommunications engineering.
  • A minimum of two years experience in area of specialization.
  • GSM knowledge and Ericsson charging systems experience a distinct advantage
  • Exposure to GSM/VAS/IN related network
  • Excellent computing, programming & scripting, and database management skills.
  • Basic IP and networking, good presentation and report writing skills
  • Quick to learn
  • Highly organized
  • Excellent report writing skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Must be self-driven, resilient,
  • Good team player and must possess the ability to work with minimum supervision.
  • Willingness to work long hours and participate in emergency works as well.

 NB: Please note that presentation of false academic documents and certification will lead to criminal prosecution.

How to Apply:

Interested candidates should send/deliver their Job Applications  with detailed CVs, certified copies of academic certificates (originals are to be presented at the interview) and names and addresses of three referees addressed to:

The  Recruitment Officer, MTN- Uganda,

P.O Box 24624, Kampala, (MTN Towers), Uganda.

Deadline of Submission is 24th June 2016