Radio Optimization Sr.Specialist

Cairo, Cairo
  1. Full Time
  2. IT/Technology
Posting date:06 Nov, 2018

ROLE PURPOSE: A Radio Optimization Sr Specialist will be a member of a team coordinated and supervised by a senior Team Leader and managed by the Radio Systems Manager. This position should perform job requirements without any significant guidance or supervision

Main responsibilities

•As part of a regional team he/she will get acquainted with and contribute to the different aspects of radio testing and optimization activities. Supporting the Radio optimization senior team leader with network analysis and recommendations of network actions, process improvements and maintaining the quality figures in the whole network from customer perception point of view as well as statistics point of view through daily monitoring of the network performance to identify problems that might affect the network quality and take the necessary action to reduce them.

•Come up with initiatives to improve Radio optimization workflow Processes with external entities and cost savinginitiatives as well.

•Provide support to radio optimization team in the area of performance management and network fine-tuning.

•Technical lead for major projects and trials related to introduction of new techniques/ vendors/ products.

•Act as mentor and holding on job training for a group of optimization experts.

Key Accountabilities

 Key Activities / Decision Areas 

1.Radio Optimization Tools, Guidelines and Processes

·The sr specialist should be expert with functioning of all the Radiotools and databases as well as the guidelines and processes used within the department.

· He should develop new processes/ SLAs with internal customers aiming at enhancing work process


3. Radio Network tuning activities

·Act as mentor to maintain radio network access within the acceptable (2%) Grade of Service without over providing the access layer capacity. This will be achieved by monitoring traffic trends and taking proactive measures such as recommending expansions of live sites and/or planning new sites.

·Statistical analysis anddeployment of new formulas using BSC counters to assess network performance and identify problem areas.

·Act as mentor for others to set technical requirements for conducting drive tests for the Major roads inEgypt and identify major problems that affect the quality of the network.

·Provide documents forinvestigating and troubleshooting steps for the reported problems.

·Implement solutions that will improve network quality.

·Provide technical solutions to enhance the network performance KPIs to be superior to that of the competitors

·Develop new methodology for enhancing hisarea’s performance

·Set up technical strategy for tuning strategies and optimizations techniques




·Provide visibility and keep record of all activities in the areaof responsibility.  Contribute to weekly reports of the team’s activity.

·Produce reports for management & regulatory bodies on radio network figures.   

·Mentoring  new team members and get them merged within the team

·Report the progress of new tools and software investigations and trials using new techniques

·Capable of presenting new strategies in the relevant forums related to performance and optimization strategies


4.Environmental / Legal Standards

 Perform all previously mentioned duties and tasks in compliance with the environmental standards, legal requirements governing his/her area.

Be fully acquainted with the following:

·Vodafone Environmental Management System (EMS) policy and related documentation.

·Significant impacts related to his job and his role and responsibility to control it.

·Potential consequences of not following related EMS documentation.


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