Manager; M & E Data Centre in Abuja, Nigeria

at Etisalat

Management Consulting
Minimum Qualification
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
5 - 7 years
Employment Type
Full Time
Male or Female

Job Description

  • Ensure AC power and cooling availability target of 99.8% in Data Centres/MGW sites
  • Ensure DC power and cooling availability target of 100% in Data Centres/MGW sites
  • Ensure strict control and compliance to Data Centers and MGW sites Access procedures
  • Ensure strict compliance of change request execution, oversee all routine and corrective maintenance for power and cooling systems, spare parts management and inventory, space management, equipment records and performance data.
  • Ensure all operation/implementation activities in the Data Centres are executed in a professional manner and in compliance with the approved change request and access procedures.
  • Monitor and control network element capacity utilization and always ensure that utilization level does not exceed industry standard.
  • Prepare reports on capacity constraints to the relevant units for possible equipment upgrade.
  • Support the network quality assurance team in regular monitoring, tracking and reporting of discrepancies in network elements and reporting same to the relevant stakeholders.
  • Keep an updated list and layout of all nodes installed in the data centre indicating clearly their details/specifications, near and far end connectivity
  • Ensure all installed equipment in the data centre is maintained in accordance with the outlined maintenance schedules and procedures and keep comprehensive maintenance history of all equipment.
  • Build and maintain effective relationships with switch implementation vendors as well as coordinate maintenance activities between the vendors and internal stakeholders in terms of planning, scheduling and database management.
  • Ensure compliance with the organization's quality policy on all core network O & M and identify areas where the quality policy needs improvement for escalation to the quality assurance unit for appropriate action.
  • Any other duty that will be assigned to you by your line manager       



  • First degree in Engineering or a related field      

Experience, Skills & Competencies       

  • Six (6) to Eight (8) years work experience with at least three (3) in a supervisory role.
  • Electrical and Mechanical Systems Maintenance & Repair
  • Network Equipment Installation
  • Accountability
  • Teaming
  • Problem Solving
  • Delegation/Supervisory
  • Passion for Excellence
  • Integrity
  • Empowering people
  • Growing people
  • Team work
  • Customer Focus
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