MTN NG Jobs – Engineer: Broadband System Planning at MTN Nigeria

Website MTN Nigeria

MTN Nigeria is looking to hire anEngineer: Broadband System Planning to assist in the design, planning and optimization of MTNN’s Packet Core/ Mobile Broadband platforms, towards achieving a cost-effective and optimal network design for the timely deployment of quality products and services in line with the business strategic objectives.


  • Meet with vendors on new market releases and technology upgrade patch to ensure quick deployment of new and innovative products/services
  • Define the optimal network topology for the Packet Core/ Mobile Broadband platforms (e.g. SGSN, GGSN, MME, SGw, PGw, W@P Gw, Radius Servers, DNS Servers, Data Optimization Nodes etc.) for the deployment of Data/Multimedia solutions and services to give MTNN competitive advantage.
  • Execute prompt provisioning of network capacity for all the Packet Core/ Mobile Broadband network elements, features and protocols.
  • Design and ensure the dimensioning of Packet Core/ Mobile Broadband Network as well as new products and services to support marketing product.
  • Plan, design and seek management’s approval for the implementation of future Data and Multimedia Solutions.
  • Support the planning and designing of network architecture to optimally serve the growth of Packet Core/ Mobile Broadband Network in terms of traffic, subscribers and value-added service capacity.
  • Carry out feasibility studies for new products and produce a technical report to assist management make business decisions.
  • Conduct analysis of network model outputs and traffic patterns to evaluate model and proffer solution if necessary within the Packet Core/ Mobile Broadband environment.
  • Design and plan the evolution of Data/Multimedia Solutions, such as Mobile Data, WAP, GPRS, Gy, Gx, Wifi, Wimax and other Third Party applications and services.
  • Produce Functional and Technical Specification documents for new products and services.
  • Participate in cross functional meetings with key stakeholders involved in the development and deployment of new Value Added Services in order to define best solutions for new products and services.
  • Continuously seek self-professional development to sharpen skills and capabilities in a versatile and evolving digital landscape.
  • Foster active collaboration and relationships with employees across all levels and divisions in line with MTN’s VB and values.

Education & Experience

  • First Degree in Electrical/Electronics, Computer Engineering, Computer science, or related field
  • 3 – 7 years’ experience in an area of specialisation; with experience working with others

Additional Requirements

  • Experience working in a medium  organization
  • Experience with GSM, EDGE, WCDMA, HSDPA, HSPA, LTENetworks, Offload Technologies etc
  • Technical experience in planning, design and working with GGSN, SGSN, W@P Gw, PCRF, Evolved Packet CoreMMSC and other DATA platforms
  • Experience in products and services development and a good understanding of Mobile data services & roadmaps
  • Knowledge of signaling systems C7, MAP, SMPP, WAP, XML, HTTP, Diameter, GTP, etc.
  • Experience with Statistics models and trending using Analytic/Modeling tools
  • Basic knowledge of  the Online & Offline Charging Networks and Packet Core Network Platforms
  • Fluent in English

Closing Date: December 22, 2022.

To apply for this job please visit