Network Performance Engineer

Job Title: Network Performance Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Muscat
Salary: Market related
Start Date: 2017-12-01 00:00:00
Reference: JN -112018-45089
Contact Name: Andrew Smith
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 27, 2018 05:50

Job Description

Network Performance Engineer required for a 12 month extendable contract based in Muscat, Oman.


Day to day performance monitoring of major KPI’s at eNode-B level drop, VoLTE calls performance, network performance degradation, RRC connection, RAB Success Rate, Handover Successful Rate (ISHO & SHO).

  • Analysis the RAN (Radio Access Network) performance by collecting and analyzing statistics.
  • Recommend actions for RAN expansion and corrective measure. 
  • Using statistics to forecast the future growth of Network.
  • Using statistics to identify the congested parts of the radio network.
  • Check consistency, and to find any radio network optimization faults and gives recommendations for correction. (Using OSS application i.e GPH).
  • Ensure a healthy radio network performance by regular audits and sanity checks, using statistics from the radio network.
  • Provide all kinds of performance reports for network as per requirements
  • Identify the Customer Requirements on the Report Customization
  • Make Unix shell script ,SQL Store Proc. to get data from CSDDB and BSDDB of sybase SQL database in OSS applications.
  • Manual and Automatic Collection of defined LTE statistics to analysis the radio network performance
  • Use Business Object to generate hourly, daily, busy hour stats, (Node-B, MSC Server, MGW) To suggest actions and initiatives to enhance daily operations within the NOC.
  • In addition, generate overall network performance report including security applications, back haul, MW, eNodeBs ... etc to maintain overall network health.
  • SLA measurement as per contract with customer and suppliers, generation of service credit reports based on complete understanding of the contractual requirement. 


Required Experience

  • Good knowledge on Ericsson LTE equipment (RBS 6000 series, EVO 8200, Baseband).
  • Experience working in a network performance environments using Ericsson equipment.
  • Understanding of Ericsson Core (IMS, EPC, EPG, MEE)
  • Radio Network Statistics Setup and 
  • UNIX: Solaris 
  • Shell script writing, debugging
  • Experience of generating reports related to access, IMS, back haul, IT servers and services and presenting directly to the customer
  • Having experience to manage SLAs based on contractual requirements and good knowledge of generating reports for Genesis machines. 
  • RF/Optimisation Experience
  • Overall 6-7 years of experience including 3-4 years as network Performance related positions



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