Manage the design of the radio network in assigned region to ensure that it has sufficient and robust capacity to support current and forecasted subscriber base.
- Support the Head, RF Planning and Optimisation by providing field sensitive feedback to the nominal network plan
- Evaluate local and global telecommunications trends and development and implement strategies to counter/minimize possible impact on the architecture and integrity of Etisalat access network.
- Review the unit/ team's activities, make recommendations for improvement and implement approved improvement initiatives to ensure enhanced performance of the team.
- Establish and maintain relationship with key internal and external stakeholders.
- Plan and optimise radio networks in assigned region for the following radio technologies: GSM, UMTS, and LTE.
- Monitor and track the detailed RF design carried out by the RF Planning and Optimisation Engineers to ensure conformance with the nominal rollout plan.
- Escalate any issues that may delay the rollout of BTS in the region to the Head, RF Planning and Optimisation.
- Assist in ensuring that the radio coverage plan and implementation is done in a timely manner and in consonance with regulatory stipulations for GSM rollout in Nigeria.
- Assist in identifying specialist tools, equipment and solution for radio network coverage enhancements.
- Assist in ensuring that the RF component of network coverage matches Etisalat's network coverage requirements.
- Ensure that adequate knowledge of competitor's activities and competitive environment in the region is maintained and give feedback to Head, RF Planning and Optimisation
- Understand the telecommunication industry local trends and developments in order to assess the impact on Etisalat current and future business
- Manage inter-functional relations to ensure synergy across the various departmental functions.
- Provide leadership and guidance to team members and manage subordinate's performance towards the achievement of overall team objectives.
- Prepare and submit periodic activity/management reports to the Head, RF Planning and Optimisation
- Perform any other duties as assigned by Head, RF Planning and Optimisation.