Core Network Planning Engineer

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GRS is working closely with a very well-established Telecommunications company who are looking to recruit a Core Network Planning Engineer in Nicosia. The successful candidate should have a minimum of 2 years previous working experience in a similar role, extensive knowledge with signalling protocols and technologies, as well as speaking fluent Greek and English. If you are looking to develop your career and have the necessary qualifications for this position, we will be glad to receive your CV today!
  • Plan, design, and dimensions (hardware and software) the elements of the Core Networks.
  • Design and dimension the intra- and inter-connectivity with other networks and/or high-level elements of the network (e.g. MSS, MGW, MME, SGSN, S/P-GW, GGSN, MGCF, BSC, RNC).
  • Prepare and apply detailed configuration instructions.
  • Instruct and authorise configuration changes and implementation of new and existing elements in the Core Networks.
  • Implement configuration changes of new and existing elements in the Core Networks.
  • Orders hardware, features, functionalities, and software releases for the Core Networks.
  • Prepare customer solutions in the Core Networks
  • Generate performance and optimisation reports for the elements of the Core Networks
  • Participate in the acceptance tests of new elements and features in the Core Networks
  • Contact vendors, exchanging information for software and hardware upgrades.
  • Analyse overall network impact of proposed configuration changes.
  • Study new technologies and propose improvements in the Core Networks.
  • Document network configurations, maintaining an updated library with the configurations of the network.
  • Monitor daily health of the Core Network Elements and work to solve issues that might arise
  • Receive and troubleshoot customer complaints as reported by Customer Care agents in a timely manner
  • Be a part of an on-call support scheme for critical incidents
  • Degree in Electronic Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Telecommunications Engineering or Computer Science
  • Fluency in Greek and English, both in verbal and written
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in a similar position
  • Good knowledge of Unix or Linux
  • Knowledge of mobile and fixed/DSL network concepts, architectures, and communication flows
  • Knowledge of signalling systems, e.g. SS7, SIGTRAN and protocols e.g. ISUP, MAP, SIP
  • Knowledge of LAN/WAN switching and routing technologies and protocols
  • Capability to generate and analyse measurement reports
  • Very strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • 13th salary
  • Provident Fund
  • Medical Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Bonus Scheme
  • Flexible working practices
  • Additional Benefits
Due to the high volume of applications we receive at GRS Recruitment, only shortlisted candidates will be responded to.
To apply for this position, please email your CV to Annita Paliou, quoting the above job reference or call +357 25 342 720 for further information.

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    14 October 2021
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