Telecommunication Project Director

Job Title: Telecommunication Project Director
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Abidjan
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: FW-TelecomsProjectDirector
Contact Name: Fay White
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 17, 2022 14:27

Job Description

Fay is urgently looking for a Telecommunication Project Director to work a 12-month rolling contract in Cote d’Ivoire (Abidjan). Candidates MUST speak French fluently.


Job description:
- Lead the E2E optimization activities, including RAN/Tx/Core etc, define and export the key performance/quality indicator system, organize the E2E performance dashboard publishing
- E2E performance improvement plan which needs to consider the feature deployment/parameter tuning/topology and link route optimization/network planning etc.
- Lead the E2E complicated network issue troubleshooting, i.e. latency/throughput/paging, result oriented, organize the resource both on operator and vendor side until issue resolved.
- Lead and manage the local optimization team to fulfil the MS optimization delivery tasks, capture customer requirements, clarify and communicate in a timely manner, and be responsible for the C level of customer satisfaction.
- Technical reporting/presentation/communication with the operator on network optimization, guide for typical issue troubleshooting and performance improvement.
- Responsible for the acceptance of KPI achievement under MS project scope. Organize the region-wise benchmark optimization tasks and are responsible for 3rd party benchmark target achievement.
- Candidate is requesting to complete the E2E optimization independently
- Identify/analysis/optimization proposal and execute/pre-post validation and reporting.


Role requirements:
- At least 15 years of network optimization experience in large-scale international projects for MBB Network.
- Candidate should have manager experience and be process-oriented.
- Strong capability in radio optimization, an expert in Huawei/ZTE 3G/4G parameter optimization and feature fine-tuning, proficient in network planning skills in the RAN domain.
- Proficient knowledge of Tx/Core domain KPI and counter system.
- Have a strong awareness of information security and protection.