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 to 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.

  • Job Position: Senior Engineer, Packet Switch VAS
  • Job ID: IRC4053
  • Job Location: Abuja
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

  • Operate, maintain, and administer PS VAS platforms/ systems to ensure 24/7 availability and stability.

Principal Functions

  • Perform a comprehensive PS VAS fault/failure/alarm analysis for identifying/determining the root cause of each fault that could potentially escalate to a higher level of alarm.
  • Perform O and M-related tasks on VAS equipment and proactive measures to identify both obvious and non-obvious problems that may potentially be raised to certain severs.
  • Ensure proper maintenance of all PS VAS nodes, effect on all necessary hardware and software changes to ensure quality output of the systems
  • Analyse the daily generated alarms and error logs, report, symptoms and proactively resolve it to prevent it from becoming a potential problem
  • Analyze repeated problems, trends and service degradation, and ensure that the root cause of the problem is identified and solved permanently
  • Analyze fault from any available output such as NMS , reported customer complaints etc.
  • Produce trouble ticket for relevant party (e.g. vendor) with detailed description on any identified problems
  • Ensure all PS VAS equipment and services are well maintained and properly operated.
  • Troubleshoot any reported problem or received escalation from PS VAS Engineer and perform necessary action to resolve it
  • Perform any other duty as assigned by the Line Manager, PS VAS Operations.

Job Requirements

  • First Degree in Electrical Electronic Engineering / Telecommunication Engineering / Computer Engineering or a related field
  • Four (4) to Six (6) year work experience

Experience,Skills & Competencies

  • IP Technologies
  • Service Continuity Management, Monitoring, and Control


  • Communication
  • Delegation / Supervisory


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

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

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