Assistant Network Engineer (5 Year Contract)

Main Purpose of the Job:

Reporting to the Network Engineer, the incumbent will be responsible for service assurance, fault handling and taking part in customer project implementation.


Key Responsibilities 

  • Service Assurance
  • Operational knowledge and understanding of network infrastructure management.
  • Good Knowledge of Wi-Fi and wireless solutions.
  • Capacity planning and traffic engineering.
  • Network Testing and verification activities.
  • Service Performance Management;
  • Network /Infrastructure Control;
  • Network Technical Design;
  • Technical document management
  • Network Operations


  Competencies: Behavioral 

The candidate should have;

  • Communication skills
  • Execution and Delivery
  • Innovation
  • Attention to detail
  • Result oriented
  • Customer Focus
  • Integrity
  • Technical Expertise
  • Building relationships
  • Data Analysis


Competencies: Technical 

  • Knowledge of networking technologies
  • Understand Ethernet/GPON basic principles
  • Service Performance Management
  • Equipment Management
  • Firm understanding of Wi-Fi and its related components and technologies
  • Network Management (WAN/LAN)
  • Knowledge of networking concepts, protocols, and technologies (TCP/IP, VLANs, MPLS, etc.).

Academic Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have attained the following:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Telecommunications Engineering, or related field.
  • Minimum of two (2) years’ post qualification experience in a telecommunications environment
  • Industry certifications such as CCNA, CCNA-Wireless and related certifications will be an added advantage.



Only interested candidates who meet the above requirements should apply by providing an application letter, academic/professional qualifications, Curriculum Vitae (CV) giving full details of their academic/professional qualifications, experience and at least three (3) referees to:

Head of Human Resources


Private Bag 00236




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                                                  CLOSING DATE: 07 September 2023