Jobs Career Advice Signup

Send this job to a friend


Did you notice an error or suspect this job is scam? Tell us.

  • Posted: Nov 4, 2021
    Deadline: Nov 4, 2021
  • MTN Nigeria is part of the MTN Group, Africa\'s leading cellular telecommunications company. On May 16, 2001, MTN became the first GSM network to make a call following the globally lauded Nigerian GSM auction conducted by the Nigerian Communications Commission earlier in the year. Thereafter the company launched full commercial operations beginning with Lago...
    Read more about this company


    Engineer, Broadband System Planning & Network

    Job Identification: 1042
    Location: Ikoyi, Lagos, South West Region, Nigeria
    Job Schedule: Full time
    Job Category: MTN Level 2
    Reports To: Manager Broadband Systems Planning
    Division: Network


    • To assist in the design, planning and optimization of MTNN’s Packet Core/ Mobile Broadband platforms, towards achieving a cost-effective and optimal network design for the timely deployment of quality products and services in line with the business strategic objectives.


    • Meet with vendors on new market releases and technology upgrade patch to ensure quick deployment of new and innovative products/services
    • Define the optimal network topology for the Packet Core/ Mobile Broadband platforms (e.g. SGSN, GGSN, MME, SGw, PGw, [email protected] Gw, Radius Servers, DNS Servers, Data Optimization Nodes etc.) for the deployment of Data/Multimedia solutions and services to give MTNN competitive advantage.
    • Execute prompt provisioning of network capacity for all the Packet Core/ Mobile Broadband network elements, features and protocols.
    • Design and ensure the dimensioning of Packet Core/ Mobile Broadband Network as well as new products and services to support marketing product.
    • Plan, design and seek management’s approval for the implementation of future Data and Multimedia Solutions.
    • Support the planning and designing of network architecture to optimally serve the growth of Packet Core/ Mobile Broadband Network in terms of traffic, subscribers and value-added service capacity.
    • Carry out feasibility studies for new products and produce a technical report to assist management make business decisions.
    • Conduct analysis of network model outputs and traffic patterns to evaluate model and proffer solution if necessary within the Packet Core/ Mobile Broadband environment.
    • Design and plan the evolution of Data/Multimedia Solutions, such as Mobile Data, WAP, GPRS, Gy, Gx, Wifi, Wimax and other Third Party applications and services.
    • Produce Functional and Technical Specification documents for new products and services. 
    • Participate in cross functional meetings with key stakeholders involved in the development and deployment of new Value Added Services in order to define best solutions for new products and services.
    • Continuously seek self-professional development to sharpen skills and capabilities in a versatile and evolving digital landscape.  
    • Foster active collaboration and relationships with employees across all levels and divisions in line with MTN’s VB and values. 


    • First Degree in Electrical / Electronics Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer science, or related field
    • Fluent in English.


    • 3 - 7 years’ experience in an area of specialisation; with experience working with others
    • Experience working in a medium  organization 
    • Experience with GSM, EDGE, WCDMA, HSDPA, HSPA, LTENetworks, Offload Technologies etc
    • Technical experience in planning, design and working with GGSN, SGSN, [email protected] Gw, PCRF, Evolved Packet CoreMMSC and other DATA platforms
    • Experience in products and services development and a good understanding of Mobile data services & roadmaps
    • Knowledge of signaling systems C7, MAP, SMPP, WAP, XML, HTTP, Diameter, GTP, etc.
    • Experience with Statistics models and trending using Analytic/Modeling tools
    • Basic knowledge of  the Online & Offline Charging Networks and Packet Core Network Platforms.

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to MTN Nigeria on to apply

    Note: Never pay for any training, certificate, assessment, or testing to the recruiter.

  • Send your application

    View All Vacancies at MTN Nigeria Back To Home

Subscribe to Job Alert


Join our happy subscribers

Send your application through

GmailGmail YahoomailYahoomail