Wednesday, 12 February 2014

Sr. Manager Data Core Planning & Implementation Job in Dubai

Job Title:    Sr. Manager Data Core Planning & Implementation
Job Ref.:    1079
Grade:        16a
Job Location:    Dubai: DAC - (Dubai Academic City)
Employer:    Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (du)
Job Type:    Contract, Permaanent
Division:    Finance

About Us
du is a family of almost 2,000 people representing over 60 communities.  This diversity allows us to communicate effectively with our customers and add life to life wherever possible. By offering fixed and mobile telephone services, broadband connectivity and IPTV services to millions of homes and businesses, we are well placed for a successful future.  We reward our staff in a variety of ways, including performance bonuses, in-house training programmes, spot awards, brand value nominations, talent pool initiatives, personal development plans and more. We offer competitive salaries and attractive benefits that include flexible working hours, annual leave tickets, discounted mobile rate plans,, education allowance for an unlimited number of children, job-based allowances such as travel and commission, and health insurance. And because we genuinely care about your welfare, our in-house clinic, library and subsidised restaurant are available to all du employees. The onsite gym, personal trainers, and swimming pool are free to utilise too.

Job Description:
The purpose of this position is to manage and lead the planning team responsible for the design, development and implementation of the data core networks including Packet core, EPC, UPC and PCRF in order to ensure the delivery of the required designs and functionalities across the different data networks.

Job Requirements:
 Minimum 5 - 8 years of experience in a similar role in telecommunication industry
 Minimum 5 years of experience in the Mobile Packet core domain (2G/3G/4G), WiFi and IMS.
Minimum Education:
 Minimum Master degree in Telecommunication, Computer Science or Engineering
 MBA preferred.
Knowledge & Skills:
 Good knowledge of 3gpp architectures and standards (release 7 and beyond)
 Proven experience in design and/or operation of mobile packet core networks (SGSN, GGSN, PCRF, MME, PGW, SGW, PCRF, Good understanding of the PCC architecture and related interfaces (e.g. Gx, Gy)
 Good knowledge of Signalling protocols (SS7, Sigtran, Diameter...etc)
 Good knowledge of provisioning and billing architecture.
 Good background in IP design and planning
 Proven ability in capacity planning and forecasting.

If you are shortlisted for the position, we will get in touch with you for an interview. If you have not heard from us within 3 weeks from the closing date, please assume that on this occasion we are unable to help you. But please do keep on applying for other positions that may be of interest - the right role for you is still out there!

Deadline Date: 16/02/2014