Wi-Fi Engineer needed at IpNX Nigeria Limited

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Job title : Wi-Fi Engineer

Job Location : Lagos

Deadline : November 30, 2023

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Purpose of the Job

  • The Team Lead, Wi-Fi is responsible for building carrier grade and reliable Wi-Fi network infrastructure andmaintainingessentialWi-FiservicesforipNX customers in accordance with set SLAs. Responsible for planning, designing, implementing,andoverseeingthe administrationandmaintenance’ofWi-Finetwork infrastructure within ipNX (Core) as well as deployments for Customers (Access).
  • Plan, direct and coordinate activities required to fulfil and support Wi-Fi Services to Enterprise customers.
  • Management of existing Wi-Fi Infrastructure and Systems and development of new ones while also overseeing systems administration task as well as asset management.
  • Govern across all areas of service delivery processes, continual service improvement through product enhancements and innovation, customer satisfaction as well as playing a key role in ensuring the highest level of operational service delivery.
  • Provide pre-sales support to the business team(s) as well as assist with product information and training to drive sales/marketing needs.

Expected Key Results

  • Efficient Network Infrastructure Strategy for Customers
  • Customer Service
  • Stakeholder Management
  • Vendor and Asset Management
  • Network Service Support Analysis
  • People Management and Training

Educational Qualifications & Functional Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, MIS, Electrical Engineering or other technical disciplines (2.2/Upper Credit Minimum)
  • Industry Certifications in AWS, CISSP, CCDP, CCNP, and CCIE
  • Requires strong knowledge of Cisco routers and switches and of firewalls and web filtering solutions
  • Understanding of Communications Networks. Cisco network certification is required
  • Keen interest in emerging technologies Cloud, SD-WAN
  • A good grasp of Wireless Installations (RF Planning, Design, Installation and Maintenance)
  • Good verbal and written communication skills required for interaction with business-users.
  • Strong problem-solving skills required for technical issue resolution.
  • Organised and structured work habits.
  • Strong personal time management to coordinate several tasks simultaneously.
  • Ability to confidently communicate with personnel at all levels of the organization.
  • Extensive technical knowledge deploying and managing network and infrastructure environment
  • Well organized, articulate and has numerate skills
  • High degree of Microsoft Office Suite competence [Bonus: Visio, MS Project]
  • Exemplary Communication Skills [Face to Face and over the telephone]; Ability to communicate effectively at all levels of an organization
  • Knowledge of network hardware configuration and management, including routers, firewalls, switches etc.
  • Ability to quickly learn, understand, and work with new emerging technologies, methodologies and solutions in the cloud/IT technology space
  • Excellent analytical and quantitative skills; ability to use hard data and metrics to back up assumptions and develop business cases
  • Have an entrepreneurial spirit
  • Pre-Sales & Post-Sales Management
  • Demonstrable communication, interpersonal and relationship management skills
  • Environmental / Industry analysis
  • Documentation and Strategic planning skills
  • Excellent communication skills ? Project management skills also desirable
  • A good grasp of technical (wireless & wireline) installations and willingness to learn more
  • Working knowledge of fundamental operations of relevant wireless hardware and other network connectivity equipment including routers and switches
  • Good understanding of cloud based systems
  • Must demonstrate interpersonal capabilities and leadership

Work Experience:

  • 5+ years of experience as a technical engineer in the wireless communications industry
  • At least 3 – 5 years’ experience within the telecoms space
  • Experienced in bandwidth capacity management
  • Experienced in data communications and networking principles and standards
  • Experience in the design of systems which contain a significant connectivity element
  • Must have experience track record of achieving and exceeding service delivery and support KPIs
  • Experience designing and deploying key WLAN applications including secure mobility, voice over WLAN, location based services, and wireless guest access
  • Experience managing large projects team

Other Requirements:

  • Customer Focus
  • Action orientation
  • Tech savvy
  • Drive results
  • Cultivate Innovation
  • Ability to optimize work processes
  • Resilience
  • Self-Development
  • Ensures Accountability
  • Develops Talent
  • Drives Engagement
  • Excellent Decision Quality
  • Attention to Detail
  • Problem Solving
  • Drives Vision & Purpose

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