Airtel Nigeria Recruitment – Apply Now!

Posted on :

15 Feb, 2018

Category :

Telecom Jobs in Nigeria

Airtel Nigeria (Airtel Networks Limited), a leading mobile telecommunication services provider in Nigeria and a member of Airtel Africa Group, is committed to providing innovative, exciting, affordable and quality mobile services to Nigerians, giving them the freedom to communicate, rise above their daily challenges and drive economic and social development.

A truly innovative company, Airtel has shown resilience, charting new paths in meeting the demands and needs of its esteemed stakeholders and enhancing distribution as well as providing affordable services to empower more Nigerians.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Pre-Optimization Manager
Job Description

  • Looking for a suitable candidate to fill the role of Pre-Optimization Manager in the Networks Function.

The role is located in Lagos and role holder would be responsible for:

  • Coverage analysis and forecasting using Mentum Planet. Run routine and on-demand coverage/ traffic prediction to determine:
    • Coverage verification at given locations
    • Percentage coverage statistics (2G/3G/4G)
    • Incremental coverage after deployment on new sites, new technology deployment or optimization changes
    • Traffic distribution based on existing traffic and social media data

New Site Planning by:

  • Collating and streamlining new site requests from Commercial, Capacity and Optimization teams
  • Coverage hole identification from coverage simulation using Mentum Planet
  • Prioritizing planned sites based on incremental population, incremental traffic or complaint severity
  • Height, Azimuth, Frequency, Color Code, PSC and Neighbour Plan for new sites (CDD)

New Site Verification:

  • Ensure new sites are deployed as per design
  • New sites performance validation and acceptance according to SLA and agreed KPI
  • Alarm management on new sites
  • Creating and displaying geographical data on Mapinfo and Google Earth (e.g Sites, Sectors, Polygons, Vectors, etc)
  • Translating data between Excel, Mapinfo and Google Earth
  • Carry out detailed analysis using Mapinfo e.g Distance Calculation, Buffer Analysis, SQL Query etc.

Data Analysis, Maintenance and Reporting:

  • Carry out performance and coverage data analysis and formatting
  • Creating routine and on-demand reports, presentation and dashboards
  • Maintain accurate database of existing, planned and newly rolled out sites

Key Competencies and Requirements

  • University Degree in Computer Science or Telecommunication Engineering
  • Good knowledge in performance management, DB Database and features
  • Ericsson or Huawei experience
  • The job is located in Lagos and involves working extra hours during rush periods
  • 5 years of experience in 2G, 3G
  • Excellent hands-on knowledge of excel

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply


  • Due to the high volume of applications, we are unable to notify unsuccessful applicants.
  • If you have not been notified of the outcome of your application within two the week of the closing date, please assume you have not been successful on this occasion

Application Deadline  21st February, 2018.

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