Job family descriptor responsible for creating and maintaining infrastructure necessary for the growth and the upkeep of field and network operations which shall include internet data centers, atm sites, cable landing stations and nw space to drive network efficiency and availabilityDrive the procurement and technical planning of tgn and submarine cables owned by consortiums/tcl and effect cost savingsCorrects mission critical utility infrastructure problems effectively at optimal costs and in a timely mannerEnsuring necessary co-ordination on certification and field level testing, as appropriate for the business segmentCoordination with the technical teams for new enhancements/issue resolutionDrives initiatives, industrialization, and efficiencies to facilities for improvements (i.eEnhancements, updates, upgrades, new systems)Establishes tools and procedures to monitor field operations performanceEnsure reliability and robustness of the cable systemsSet up configurations - number of fibre pairs in the cable, capacity, landing stationsManage the complete capacity distribution and traffic activation on the cable systemProvide manpower technical resource support for internal customers during project implementation and deliveryMaintains critical power and environment quality standards to achieve optimal levels of operationTracks and monitors the environment performance to ensure minimal interruption to network transmission and/or network switchesEnsuring compliance with all regulatory stipulations within the regionRepresent interests of tcl in the cable consortiums (imewe, seamewe etc.)to lead, drive and monitor all maintenance and cost savings activities related to facilities including facility maintenance and thereby ensuring sufficient focus on optimizing cost of facility infrastructure while maintaining reliability, both in terms of operations and capital investmentsSome roles within this group may manage marine cables and network equipment maintenance, international real estate management, security operations for all sites and network ensuring adequate support for maintenance of international facilities and network at optimal costs, ensuring sufficient focus on optimizing cost of facility infrastructure while maintaining reliability , both in terms of operations and capital investmentsBroad outline of the role may be an individual contributor or may lead a team through application of deep knowledge of one job area or broad knowledge of several job areas within telecom network operations and maintenance.
Operational role, responsible for setting objectives and delivering results that have a significant impact within the context of a wider operational area.
Identifies problems and updates or modifies working methods in own role without the benefit of defined procedures.
May provide first level of supervisory management to a work team that includes professional rolesMay also supervise technical and administrative staff.
Education: graduate in any discipline
Experience: 8-12 years of project mgmt and/or crisis management purpose - broad objective of the role operating network - key external operating network - key internal size and scope of role - financial size and scope of role - noOf direct reports size and scope of role - total team size size and scope of role - other size parameters minimum qualification & experience other knowledge/skills key responsibilities technical competencies knowledge / skills communication skills