Technical Project Coordinator - Riyadh (Kingdom of Saudi Arabia)

Job Title:

Technical Project Coordinator

Job Category:

Telecommunication

Department/Group:

INIKS Consultants

Job Code/ Req#:

INIKS - 201

Location:

Riyadh, Kingdom of  Saud Arabia

Travel Required:

Yes

Working Language:

English required

Position Type:

Contract, 6 weeks

HR Contact:

Elise Chabroux

Date posted:

Friday, June 24, 2011

Will Train Applicant(s):

No

Posting Expires:

July 2011



Job Description

Job Purpose
Provide technical services for INIKS's customer Mobile Messaging Solutions.

Duties

  • Services provided include initial system implementation, network integration, system provisioning, capacity analysis, special feature implementation, ATP creation and execution and other services as specified by the support contract and statement of work (SOW). 
  • Technical discussions and explanations of proposed solutions with customers, development of methods of procedure and other support as required by the customer.
  • Work with customers to ensure technical compatibility with third party products required for "turnkey" Mobile Messaging implementations.
  • Create, maintain and execute project plans and schedules of activities and deliverables.

Skills/Qualifications

  • BS in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or equivalent, 
  • Plus a experience in implementation of large scale service provider network infrastructures, 
  • Strong interpersonal skills including excellent team oriented skills, 
  • Excellent technical skills,
  • Ability to interpret and develop detailed network/system drawings as needed, 
  • Complete understanding of Mobile Messaging concepts of network architecture, 
  • Knowledge/experience with the following LAN technologies: Ethernet (10/100/1000) 10G and switching knowledge, 
  • Knowledge/experience with VPN, Routing Protocols (OSPF, RIP, NLSP, BGP, etc.), 
  • Knowledge/experience with IP, network management, OSS systems Knowledge/experience with CATV, Wireless technologies, RF, voice, video, and data integration, 
  • Operating Systems: Linux/Unix, Windows XP Protocols and Standards: TCP/IP, SNMP, 
  • Telecommunication skills: IPv4 or IPv6. CDMA, GSM
  • Excellent problem solving/analytical skills, 
  • Must be a self-starter and able to work independently with Field service experience in customer facing roles, 
  • Strong oral and written communications skills, 
  • Must be able to clearly and effectively communicate work status, risks and issues.  
  • Assisting project managers with their planning and estimates for projects.

Critical Skills 

  • Flexible and willing to complete varied tasks to self-train on new features before training courses are developed and before all source documentation is available,
  • Ability to work independently and be a self starter in ambiguous project situations, 
  • Work productively in environments with multiple activities and changing priorities, 
  • Work effectively under pressure in a customer facing role in a tactful manner, 
  • Very Good written and oral communication skills in primary language of hiring office, 
  • Expert knowledge of telecom networks and network elements, 
  • Excellent knowledge of Unix, Linux, Cisco networking, Wireless networks, Mobile Messaging basics 

Education and Training

  • BS or MS in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or equivalent experience, 
  • Minimum of 2 years experience in the telecommunications industry with specialization in messaging systems preferable, 
  • CCNA, CCNP or equivalent IP networking certification preferred.

Conditions
We are looking for an engineer who could ideally perform this assignment as independent contractor.

Starting date: From 18th July 2011 for 3 weeks and from 06th September 2011 for another 3 weeks

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