Radio Optimisation Engineer (Assistant)
Irancell
Tehran, Iran
Posted on : 06 May 2008
Ref: P198-26
Irancell

The Role


The Role


Mission/ Core purpose of the Job:
To work on all Optimization activities in terms of ensuring that the Optimization strategies are reached through:
Ensuring optimum radio network quality
Meet license obligations in terms of radio network quality
Given the traffic offered and within cost limits.
Do aid in the BSC planning to
Ensure that these nodes will provide sufficient capacity for the future
That these nodes will support future technologies and features
Within budget constraints.

Key Tasks:
T To meet the formally agreed KPIs of:
 Call Failure Rate
 Control Channel Failure Rate
 Dropped call rate
 Congestion (TCH/SDCCH)
 Handover performance
 Radio utilization
 Dropped call Rate
 Major interferers
 Capex per Customer
 Network Utilization
BSC/TRC
Ensure that BSC/TRC equipment is future prove. This needs planning over a 3 year period
Ensure that the BSC/TRC nodes provide sufficient capacity within CAPEX constrains.
Decide on the BSC/TRC rollout plan and co-ordinate cut-overs and re-parenting of cells.
Be aware of all converging technologies and ensure that the radio network and BSC/TRC will be ready for these developments.
Decide on which advanced radio network features and other BSS software to purchase and implement
Prepare and manage the annual CAPEX budget.
Co-ordinate network rollout with other departments and groups( Planning group, Core and VAS, Implementation and Operations)
Anticipate the need to adapt optimization and frequency strategies for technologies like GPRS and EDGE.
Optimization techniques/processes
Suggest best radio network parameters. Assist in communicating & distributing the experience gained by Regional Planning engineers with regard to optimization techniques.
Ensure integrity of cell parameters all over the network. Maintain a sense of friendly competitiveness w.r.t. network excellence between Regional Planning Engs.
Oversee frequency-planning process and ensure that world class methods are being continuously & timeously implemented, to meet technological changes
Ensure that network quality is monitored on a continual basis
Ensure that all vendors meet WI/contracted KPIs targets and at the same time satisfy all the radio network quality related license conditions
Set and monitor Network quality KPIs for the Radio P&O department/vendors
Software tools
Specify, motivate and guide the development of Tools to automate the optimization and planning processes.
Oversee maintenance and development of tools.
To specify optimization related applications and guide software developers in the development thereof.
Ensure a comprehensive, integrated collection and compilation of performance reports for the BSS network from all the vendors through

Requirements


Requirements


Education:
BSc. (Electronic Engineering) or equivalent

Experience:
Experience in radio network optimization and software development

Training:
 BSC O&M
 Radio Network Tuning
 Hardware dimensioning
 Cell Planning
 CellOpt

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About the Company


About the Company


Irancell Telecommunication Services Company (MTN Irancell), 2nd mobile operator in Iran, is a private joint stock company. Our vision is to lead delivery of a bold, new digital World to our customers. The company provides the following services:

- Provision of wholesale and retail telecommunication services
- Sales of network traffic capacity to local or international carriers or entities
- Rental of network infrastructure facilities to local or international carriers or entities
- Provision of the Internet and data and digital platform related products and services
- Provision of all other sources of value added services that is currently available and to be developed in the future
- Dealing with e-commerce, mobile-commerce activities of the above telecommunication networks
- Provision of customer services, including but not limited to customer relationship management and Call Centre service

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