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Engineer – Submarine Network Support, Network at MTN Nigeria

Latest MTN Nigeria Job vacancies (7 Positions)
  • Full Time
  • Lagos

MTN Nigeria


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We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Engineer – Submarine Network Support, Network


Job Identification: 3432
Location:?Ikoyi, Lagos
Job Category: MTN Level 3H
Job Schedule: Full time
Reports To: Manager – Submarine Cable
Division: Networks


  • Carry out preventive maintenance of terminal station (dry plant) equipment. This include but not limited to:
    • SLTE alarm check
    • SLTE performance monitoring
    • SLTE optical measurement
    • PFE alarm check
    • PFE voltage/current check
    • PFE calibration
    • SN (submarine NMS) backup
  • Wet plant monitoring (repeater and branching unit)
  • Maintain the SLDs (Straight Line Diagrams) and RPLs (Route Position List), ensuring that they are updated after every major cable repair.
  • Perform corrective maintenance on terminal station equipment in coordination with the NOC. This includes but not limited to:
    • Make observations
    • Initiate corrective procedures or decide on course of action
    • Record all relevant observation and results
    • Rectify faults or notify responsible section
    • Perform first line equipment repair or notify responsible authority
    • Implement dispatch procedure for? faulty equipment
    • Confirm repair
    • Compile report on any failure event
    • Maintain and update system maintenance documents
  • Implement WOs (Work Orders) for new circuits in conjunction with the NOC.
  • Test new circuits in conjunction with other stations and local terrestrial network O&M staff.
  • Inventory management. The management of installed and spare inventory.
  • Monitor the routine maintenance activities of suppliers and act as RHE for them in case of emergency and recommend changes to agreed methods and procedures based on observation and data.
  • Implement and maintain all interconnectivity on customer access pre-cabled and On-demand ODFs based on WOs for MTN and other submarine cable parties.
  • Provide first line maintenance on MTN terrestrial backhaul network equipment at the landing station.


  • A First Degree in Electrical Electronics Engineering, Computer Engineering or a related discipline.

3 – 7 years of experience which includes:

  • Minimum of two years work experience in Telecommunication industry, with specific experience using multiplexers microwave, satellite and fiber optic transmission equipment.

Application Closing Date
25th October, 2023.

How to Apply
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