Senior Engineer, Network Solution Architecture at 9mobile Nigeria


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, Network Solution Architecture

Job: IRC4141
Location: Abuja,NG

   Job Summary

  • Quickly grasp technical requirements and articulate a matching solution architecture based on RF Planning principles and industry standard.
  • Manage projects acting as a technical advisor to achieve end results of proposed solutions.
  • Ensure efficient Data Management and provide insight from data analysis

Principal Functions

  • Identify software and hardware development needs of RAN and select the right approach for such development (internal/external), as well as lead the actual development.
  • Design, implement and test features that meet the specifications and requirements
  • Provide Radio network strategic and architecture planning, ensuring robustness, scalability, interoperability, and appropriate technology.
  • System dimensioning for coverage and capacity including traffic analysis.
  • End to End process review to strengthen and optimize solutions, processes and methodologies leading to higher efficiency and quality assurance delivery.
  • Draft RF design solutions to address RAN network issues to be reviewed by Radio Planning Supervisor/Manager.
  • Creating &Studying RF coverage maps, perform simulations and identify problem areas, also troubleshooting areas with poor coverage and Quality and recommending suitable solutions.
  • Interpret data, analyse results using statistical techniques and provide ongoing reports
  • Develop and implement databases, data collection systems, data analytics and other strategies that optimize statistical efficiency and quality
  • Acquire data from primary or secondary data sources and maintain databases/data systems
  • Identify, analyse, and interpret trends or patterns in complex data sets
  • Liaise with RF vendors to ensure that RF processes are followed and escalate any issues identified to the Manager, RF Planning and Optimisation.
  • Proactive radio capacity planning and resource management.
  • Participate in special projects e.g. technical trials, temporary sites.
  • Mentor Engineers and provide regular updates.

Educational Requirements

  • First degree or equivalent in Electrical/Electronic/Computer Engineering
  • 4 years post NYSC work experience

Experience,Skills & Competencies

  • Proven working experience as a data analyst or business data analyst.
  • Strong knowledge of Mobile Network Planning and Design
  • Technical expertise regarding data models, database design development, data mining and segmentation techniques
  • Good knowledge of and experience with reporting packages, databases (SQL etc.), programming (XML, Javascript, or ETL frameworks)
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, analyze, and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail.
  • Adept at queries, report writing and presenting findings.


  • Problem Solving
  • Dexterity in Data Management
  • Teaming


  • Passion for Excellence
  • Integrity
  • Empowering people
  • Growing people
  • Teamwork
  • Customer Focus

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online


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