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Senior Technical Lead Ericsson SA

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Posted date: Wed, 11th Jan

Location: South Africa

Applicants must have valid SA work permit for this vacancy

o Lead and drive all E2E project activities on multiple technologies and multiple streams under the NDO domain, incl. but not limited to:

• Network Design (HLD, LLD for Radio and TXN)

• Network Tuning and Optimization (GSM, WCDMA, HSPA+, LTE)

• Spectrum Refarming for U900 and LTE1800

• Cluster Optimization and FAC

• Advanced features/trials (LTE Carrier Aggregation, Dual U900 etc)

• Strategic planning considering end customer requirements to support additional sales on products and services

o Support NDO Program Manager and Senior CPM with project delivery ensuring target achievement with required quality within the agreed timelines

o Customer engagement in advanced technical discussions to understand customer requirements and propose strategic advice and direction

o Provide clear direction to the project by leading multi stream team of Solution Architects

o Engagement with CxO level at customer end to present project updates, strategic direction, risks and recommendations for network improvement programs

o E2E process review to strengthen and optimize solutions, processes and methodologies leading to higher efficiency and quality assured delivery

o Drive changes in the methods, processes and guidelines within the customer organization or internally

o Act as a leader and mentor in day to day operations to provide insights for less experienced colleagues

o Engagement with sales and accounts teams to Drive add-on sales and new business opportunities during the entire process in order to contribute to increased sales volumes

o Engagement with Managed Services teams to plan and coordinate common activities and develop synergies leading towards common goals

o Setup governance processes to ensure all individuals and service centers (GSCs) from different project streams are performing at the expected levels and adhering to agreed SLAs

o Setup alignment, communication and processes between NDO and other project streams including NRO, Sales, EP and MS

2. Job Requirements

o At least 10+ years of multi technology experience in Radio Networks Design, Optimization, Strategic Planning and Solutions

o Must have team leading and management experience

o Must have customer facing and engagement experience esp. with senior management

o Extensive work experience designing, tuning and optimizing high-capacity wireless GSM, WCDMA, HSPA+ and LTE networks using RF engineering technology

o Good hands on experience on Ericsson Radio Products and Solutions (GSM, WCDMA and LTE)

o Good understanding of advanced and complex radio networks to be able to assist with advanced optimization and creative design solutions

o Excellent communication and inter personal skills for effective communication and relationship development with customer

o Good knowledge and understanding of competitors offerings for network products and services

o Capacity to engage at CxO level, understanding and articulating the business requirements and shaping value propositions to enable maximum business impact for Ericsson clients

o Market insight, up to date with new developments in related technologies and products

o Financial understanding

3. Skills and Qualifications

o Master Degree in Engineering or Computer Science


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