Field Operations Engineers in Kwara, Nigeria

at Phase3 Telecom

Minimum Qualification
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
1 - 3 years
Employment Type
Full Time

Job Description

  • This role involves direct frontline interface of network operations, carrying out preventive and corrective maintenance of both Phase3’s existing and new network infrastructures.
  • The engineer (s) would be responsible for provision of in-depth technical support and interpretation of prompt network alarms, report emerging complex network challenges and initiates action to resolve them.
  • The field engineer (s) will also interface with clients and display professionalism in managing contractors for standardized execution of relevant field works.



  • Ensure effective management of all active network equipment, analyze equipment’s current card performance and responsible for technical management of the entire pop.
  • Perform routine preventive maintenance (RPM) and corrective maintenance (CM), carryout long-haul route survey on existing aerial optic fiber and other transmission paths.
  • Ensure that all aspect of the network operations run smoothly, maintain end-to-end interconnectivity with immediate remote POP’S (Point of Presence) for stable network availability.
  • Resolve emergency network failure with good knowledge in the usage of OTDR for fault troubleshooting especially on aerial fiber transmission path.
  • Carryout installations and maintenance of network equipment (e.g. DWDM/SDH).
  • Ensure temporary restoration of network in critical situation/difficult terrain. Plan permanent restoration and manage OFC stringing, tensioning and perform splicing. Also, provide quick resolution basics to reduce MTTR.
  • Provide remote support for the NOC operations and other technical request from HQ. As well as information and guidance to colleagues and other team members.
  •  Responsible for the efficient operation and performance of all clients aggregated circuits through his/her node and maintain good technical relationship with clients at all times.
  • Responsible for the supervision of external contractors handling field contract and ensure projects are executed to standards.
  • Prepare and transmit detailed daily technical report of maintenance operations and network performance.
  • Responsible for new circuit/client’s integration and involve in field rollout and deployments.
  • Maintain technical spare management scheme and keep reconciliatory inventory of the POP (Point of Presence).



  • Must have good knowledge in Electrical power(AC/DC conversion)
  • Must be able to work independently
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Must have peripheral knowledge of Cisco command line interface and IP addressing schemes with DNS understanding.
  • Must have experience in O & M and integration of transmission equipment(DWDM/SDH)
  • Must have very good knowledge in optical fiber deployment (splicing)


  • Minimum education qualification is a B.Eng. Electrical Electronics or its equivalent


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