Senior Engineer, Solution Architect (Transport Network) at 9mobile Nigeria

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9mobile is a Nigerian private limited liability company. EMTS acquired a Unified Access Service License from the Nigerian Communications Commission in 2007. The License enables EMTS provide Fixed Telephony (wired or wireless), Digital Mobile Services, International Gateway Services and National/Regional Long Distance Services in addition to spectrum assignments in the 900 and 1800 MHz bands.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Senior Engineer, Solution Architect (Transport Network)
Job: IRC4708
Location: Abuja

Job Summary

  • Plan and design fixed access and transport networks infrastructure to support the delivery of enterprise solutions and technologies such as IP/MPLS, PDH/SDH/DWDM, FTTx, xDSL, Wi-Fi & Cloud.

Principal Functions

  • Participate in the enterprise sales cycle to gather customer business needs and define technical requirements.
  • Responsible for analyzing, designing and developing commercially viable end-to-end transport (IP & TX) solutions for the customers based on their specifications and business needs.
  • Responsible for all planning, design and optimization activities for fixed access and Transport networks to ensure optimum quality and network performance of the enterprise network infrastructure.
  • Design and direct E2E integration of cost effective and efficient transmission topology systems to support the provisioning of enterprise network services.
  • Prepare High level and detailed E2E transport (IP & TX) plan & connection diagram using MS Visio & MS Excel.
  • Fixed Access & backhaul Transmission dimensioning of capacity requirement for enterprise services.
  • Prepare scope of work, RFQs, RFPs, budgets etc. for building the enterprise networks infrastructure to provide Wi-Fi, FTTX & Cloud based solutions for corporate organizations.
  • Work with cross functional teams on seamless design and implementation of project scope
  • Plan and raise technical work orders for service integration
  • Coordinate and drive Technical Site Surveys
  • Provide technical support for enterprise customers

Educational Requirements

  • First Degree or equivalent in Electrical Engineering
  • Three(3) to Five (5) years relevant post NYSC work experience in a mobile telecommunications transport environment with technical expertise in planning, designing, integrating and optimizing integrated transport networks and nodes such as MW, PDH/SDH, DWDM and IP-MPLS on both core and access networks.


  • Transport(IP & TX) Network Planning and Design
  • Sound knowledge of Mobile & Enterprise Networks
  • In-depth knowledge of Last mile connectivity, interfaces, IP / Data communications and various transmission technologies.
  • Lastmile network Design & planning
  • Bandwidth and capacity planning & management
  • Cisco/Huawei/Juniper Certification


  • Logical decision-making abilities
  • Ability to manage multiple projects within the established scope, budget and timeline.
  • Presentation skills
  • Problem Solving
  • Ability to Innovate


  • Passion for Excellence
  • Integrity
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Teamwork
  • Customer Focus

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online


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