April 20, 2024

Airtel Nigeria (Airtel Networks Limited) is a number one telecommunications companies supplier in Nigeria headquartered in Lagos, the business nerve-centre of Nigeria. The telco ranks amongst the highest 4 cellular service suppliers when it comes to subscribers with a buyer base of greater than 39.8 million. The firm’s product choices embody 2G, 3G and 4G wi-fi companies, cellular commerce and enterprise companies.

We are recruiting to fill the place under:

Job Title: Head, RAN Architecture Planning

Location: Lagos
Job sort: Full-time
Job sort: Mid-Senior degree

About the Job

  • Ensure optimum design of the Radio Access Network (RAN) Architecture throughout 2G, 3G, 4G and 5G applied sciences.
  • Efficiently plan options for RAN initiatives, compile BoQs precisely and well timed course of Capex approvals to order the initiatives. Provide efficient technical help throughout initiatives implementation.
  • Proactively monitor Capacity Utilizations and plan expansions in an effort to all the time assure the provision of the required capability headroom and preserve high quality voice and knowledge companies to the end-users.


  • Track RAN supplies stock and plan utilization in case previous inventory exists.
  • Provide technical help throughout implementation which incorporates figuring out the RFI requirement and issuing the required Service Orders to TowerCos amongst others.
  • Analyse software program and options necessities, conduct trials, and plan rollout when required.
  • Follows-up on basic Radio Access Technology developments regarding Research & Studies in direction of updating Radio engineering tips accordingly.
  • Ensure that RAN OEMs get hold of Type Approval Certificates from the NCC for his or her {hardware} previous to deployment.
  • Proactively Track Hardware lifecycle and plan to modernize when required.
  • Responsible for compiling RAN Projects and budgets.
  • Prepares Solution for Projects and course of Capex approvals.
  • Always suggest preventive and/or corrective actions for the provisioning of acceptable QoS for voice and knowledge companies.

Qualifications, Experience & Skills

  • Relevant University Degree in Engineering.
  • 10 years of expertise in 2G, 3G, 4G, 5G an added benefit.
  • Minimum of seven years Planning & Optimization expertise
  • Minimum of 5 years with distributors (Huawei, ZTE and Nokia) expertise or well-known operators in telecommunication or associated discipline.
  • Excellent data of the sphere of 2G/3G/4G/5 Radio Communication, Planning and Optimization.
  • Good data of efficiency administration, knowledge evaluation and RAN software program options.
  • Good Team administration and negotiating skills.
  • Ready to work further hours throughout rush durations.
  • Maintains skilled relationships with all departments.
  • Ensures confidentiality of knowledge.

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

How to Apply
Interested and certified candidates ought to:
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