Packet Core Senior Associate

Posted date:  Sep 23, 2022

Skopje, Skopje, Republic of North Macedonia

About this opportunity

We are now looking for a Mobile Packet Core Expert to secure technical capability as part of daily operation running of Services & includes diagnosis, fast domain support, routine resource fulfilment & field technical support.

What you will do

  • Be accountable for Corrective Maintenance Execution, Service Activation/Deactivation, Preventive Maintenance Execution and Work order Management

  • Keeping the performance of network services at an optimum level by ensuring that network service quality problems are detected and corrected according to agreed timing and standards set and highlighting network service deficiencies.

  • Participates in the Project for modernization of the Packet Core network as a member of the commission for technical acceptance of the network elements

  • Participates in software upgrades od Packet Core elements and performs testing so it can assure providing subscriber functionalities and maintaining the network elements of an adequate software version.

  • Participates in creating and testing list of functionalities used in the current software version, as well as those that would be implemented and activated in the next version,

  • Responsible for day-to-day inspection of all alarms on all Packet Core network elements, analyzes and reacts appropriately to address them in the most effective and efficient way.

  • Performs an analysis of the statistics from the Packet Core network, ensuring adequate actions in order to provide subscribers with a top-quality network.

  • Participate in network performance analysis and according to the established KPIs, prepares reports and presentations in order to inform the superiors for the current network status

  • Using predefined applications of equipment manufacturers or internally-developed applications monitors the performance of each element of the Packet Core network individually and performs an appropriate analysis.

  • Participates in the integration of elements of the Packet Core network in the Alarm Umbrella, Trouble Ticketing and Resource inventory systems

  • Responsible for the consistency of the data / network resources in Network inventory, administers and controls and updates.

You will bring

  • Degree/Diploma in Engineering preferably in Electronics, Computer science, Telecommunication or equivalent

  • Understanding of Network Architecture in technologies of 2G, 3G, 4G & 5G

  • Knowledge in Packet Core related networks (SGSN/MME, EPG, PCRF etc).

  • Knowledge of routers, switches, DNS, DHCP, firewall, is an advantage

  • Experience in working with Network management systems is advantage

  • knowledge with telephony switching principles, transport networks, access networks, traffic concept, telecommunication networks & signalling, voice and data flows, value Added services

  • KPI Analysis

  • Analytical and synthesis capabilities

  • Solid knowledge of operation and troubleshooting of multivendor telecommunication equipment’s

  • Basic Understanding of Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence & Cloud technologies

  • Basic understanding and working knowledge of Scripting

  • Problem solving and trouble shooting skills

  • Planning and organization skills

  • Good communication skills and ability to co-operate and work with people from different organizations

  • Flexibility, adaptability, and integrity

  • Works well under tight deadlines and willingness to work overtime and night hours

  • Determined, continuous seeking for improvement and ability tact independently

Why join Ericsson?

At Ericsson, you´ll have an outstanding opportunity. The chance to use your skills and imagination to push the boundaries of what´s possible. To build never seen before solutions to some of the world’s toughest problems. You´ll be challenged, but you won’t be alone! You´ll be joining a team of diverse innovators, all driven to go beyond the status quo to craft what comes next!

What happens once you apply?

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We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided a reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request an accommodation.

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Our Culture

Welcome to an inclusive, global company where your opportunity to make an impact is endless. Share your most innovative ideas, bring your unique perspective and bring your unique perspective in a speak up environment. With us, you will no longer be dreaming of what the future holds – you will be redefining it at a company where you’re empowered to lead and perform at your very best.

Learning and Development

Being a part of our team means having the flexibility to take your career in many different directions, but it also means leveraging the supportive structure of a big organization, with clear personal and professional development opportunities. 

Benefits and Rewards

We believe that great accomplishments deserve great benefits and transparent rewards. We strive to offer competitive, unbiased, and fair rewards for all our people. We empower you to manage your own time and promote flexible working opportunities, along with family-friendly policies.

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