Radio Planning & Optimization Manager
Irancell
Tehran, Iran
Posted on : 06 Feb 2011
Ref: P198-244
Irancell

The Role


The Role


Mission/ Core purpose of the Job:
• To ensure that the regional radio network is developed and maintained such that it has adequate capacity, always operates at optimum quality and offers competitive coverage and associated products. Region’s coverage (cities & roads) and capacity must be in line with the requirements of the WI and the license

Task Complexity:
• Ensure that the network design and rollout will provide capacity and KPIs as stated in the WI. This has to be watched closely through the different phases of the network.
• Identifying sites: planning the growth of the radio network considering general engineering principles, analysis & interpretation of network statistics, knowledge of market requirements & profitability.
• Planning of sites: achieving the most effective design of RF installation which will satisfy all the demands of the market while delivering satisfactory return on investment. This requires the considerations of the cost of installation, market requirements and expected traffic, environmental management legislation and knowledge of the existing radio network.
• Optimisation: improvements to the radio network through technical skills – made possible by detailed knowledge of RF technology features, detailed knowledge of geographical area; understanding of the role of peripheral parties (other departments within MTNIrancell and external parties such as other telecommunications services) and the impact of their performance on network quality. Creativity and experience are essential.
• Trouble-shooting optimisation: solving network problems through knowledge-sharing, experience in radio network design and operation, detailed knowledge of GSM system design and principles, as well as vendor specific operations.
• Special Projects: Research, investigate, test and evaluate and implement all technologies, features and processes which will result in improvement of the quality of the network and without compromising it’s profitability, involvement in key technology development projects
• Assist in implementing regional strategy for network rollout.
• Approve the nominal plan, city boundaries and quality/coverage targets for the vendors for the region
• Assist in Capex management on regional site rollout budget.

Requirements


Requirements


Education:
BSC in Telecom or Electronic Engineering

Experience:
Minimum 5 years experience in RF or telecommunications. GSM experience necessary.

Knowledge:
• Computer literacy
• RF propagation principles
• Competent knowledge of radio technology

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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