BSS/UTRAN Telecom Technicians

Job Title:

BSS/UTRAN Technicians

Job Category:

Telecommunication

Department/Group:

INIKS Consultants

Job Code/ Req#:

INIKS - 202

Location:

France, Germany, Italy, UK, Israël, South Africa

Travel Required:

No

Working Language:

English required

Position Type:

Full-time, Contract 12 months

HR Contact:

Elise Chabroux

Date posted:

Wednesday, July 6, 2011

Will Train Applicant(s):

Initial training required

Posting Expires:

September 2011



Job Description

Job Purpose
Our customer is undertaking this statistics collection exercise to gauge their performance of platforms that caters to high-end Smartphones. The objective is to check the call success rates at pre-defined conditions (network, field condition, drive test routes), against a reference device (that could be a commercial phone). 

Job Detailed Description & Main Duties

  • Our customer will provide an automated setup that encompasses the platform under test & the reference device. This setup would enable making calls simultaneously from the platform & reference phones. It also has the ability to have multiple devices at the same time so you could make 3 calls simultaneously from the platform & reference phone.
  • The tests are to be static & drive tests
  • Because of the high level of automation, the expectation is that the person performing the test need not be very skilled on the domain, he/she oversees the tests, and collects collects logs.
  • It is expected that the candidate looks at the logs, does some filtering and ensures that the test has not failed because of setup issues and send logs to the customer.  
  • The customer wants to collect statistics out of a sample of some 3000 MO calls, each with ~5min duration
  • The test will have to be performed with most Tier-1 network operators in these markets.
  • The resources will be stationed in the above mentioned markets and has a valid driving license
  • Because of the level of automation that is available typical test cycle/market last ~2-3 weeks per month including tester filtering and producing a test report.
  • There would be 1 such test cycle /month and the visibility is for a year.

Skills/Qualifications

  • Experience of 1-3 years in BSS/UTRAN domains is a plus
  • Telecom Operator profile
  • There is no specific protocol knowledge required for the resource.  
  • Resource should be able to run the setup and oversee the tests & handle drive tests. 
  • One week training will be givencovering: handling platform, starting tests, looking at logs and checking there are no setup issues.  Some theory of call establishment would be sufficient for that training.
  • Problem Solving, Teamwork
  • Fluent English mandatory
  • 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.

Conditions
We are looking for a technician who could ideally perform this assignment as independent contractor. A permanent local contract can be offered as well.
If you wish to apply, Please click the "Apply" button below or send us your CV in English at jobs@iniks.com with the job reference mentioned above.  Please include your salary/rate expectations.

Starting date: September 2011

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