Engineer – Fibre Infrastructure Recruitment at 9mobile Nigeria

Engineer, Fibre Infrastructure Recruitment at 9mobile Nigeria
Engineer, Fibre Infrastructure Recruitment at 9mobile Nigeria

Apply for Engineer – Fibre Infrastructure Recruitment at 9mobile Nigeria. 9mobile is a Nigerian private limited liability company. EMTS acquired a Unified Access Service License from the Nigerian Communications Commission in 2007. The License enables EMTS to provide Fixed Telephony (wired or wireless), Digital Mobile Services, International Gateway Services, and National / Regional Long Distance Services in addition to spectrum assignments in the 900 and 1800 MHz bands.

Talent Acquisition Lead Recruitment at Airtel Nigeria

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Engineer, Fibre Infrastructure

Job: IRC4278
Location: Abuja (FCT)

Job Summary

  • Assist in the planning, implementation, and operations of EMTS Nigeria Core Transport (National & Metro fibre / DWDM) network infrastructure and architecture for various services.

Principal Functions

  • Support the deployment of the fibre network technology (SDH, DWDM, OTN, OADM and IP) for the national backbone transmission.
  • Support the optic network planning for the metropolitan ring , last mile fibre network design and enterprise fibre connectivity.
  • Support the fibre interconnection and transmission infrastructure to other telecom operators.
  • Participate in the planning and design of the Synchronization Network, Core Network Integration, leased circuits provisioning, International Traffic dimensioning and provisioning
  • Ensure proper implementation of processes and procedures to guide fibre network roll outprocess
  • Ensure that EMTS’s fibre network design is in line with accepted local and international standards.
  • Prepare the low-level design plans for migration of legacy (TDM) transport to NGN network IP Network (IPRAN/MEN etc)

Others include:

  • Maintain in-depth knowledge and database of existing fibre transmission infrastructure
  • Work with the procurement team for the development of RFP with procurement for the fibre network rollout
  • Interface with finance teams to develop Business cases and Board Papers to support optical network projects
  • Prepare optical network capacity forecast, network capacity matrix and distribution
  • Keep abreast of global and local best practice as it relates to fiber transmission planning and design WIFI-technologies, Low cost satellite and Higher bandwidth access technologies
  • Participate in strategic analysis to transform existing legacy TDM network to scalable, flexible NGN IP/MPLS backhaul network
  • Manage vendors appropriately to timely provide HLD and LLD documents for core transmission projects
  • Perform other duties as instructed by the Manager, Core and Transmission Planning.

Educational Requirements

  • First Degree or equivalent in Electrical Engineering
  • Three (3) to five(5) years relevant work experience
  • Certified Fiber-Optic Installer (FOI) and/or Certified Fiber Optics Installer – Outside Plant (FOI-OSP).

Experience, Skills & Competencies

  • Telecommunications& Mobile Network Standards & Specifications
  • Evolving IP and Optical Architectures
  • Synchronization requirement of 2/3/4/ 5G Networks
  • IP / MPLS Technologies.


  • Problem Solving
  • Communication.


  • Passion for Excellence
  • Integrity
  • Empowering people
  • Growing people
  • Teamwork
  • Customer Focus.

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:

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