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GSM (2G, 3G) Engineer (office based) Dublin, Perm

Job Title: GSM (2G, 3G) Engineer (office based) Dublin, Perm
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dublin, Republic of Ireland
Industry:
Salary: Negotiable
REF: CB - 2/3G - Engineer_1580836633
Contact Name: Charles Bryan
Contact Email: charles.bryan@projectpeople.com
Job Published: 8 months ago

Job Description

GSM (2G, 3G) Support Engineer (office based) - Dublin - Perm

The Engineer is responsible for providing the technical skills to support our customers both onsite and remotely. On a day to day basis, the focus in on implementing solutions for our customers as well as fault troubleshooting issues reported by the clients.

The Company: Working for a global system integrator and a supplier of end-to-end telecommunications solutions for fixed and mobile network operators, railway operators, urban transport organizations and companies seeking real-time asset management solutions.

Responsibilities:

  • Create and track/report/close trouble tickets opened during testing or maintenance.
  • Interface with the customer to collect all information required to resolve issue / collect traces on site if necessary
  • Closely work with teams including Product Support and R&D specialist engineers and external suppliers (OEM) to ensure that tickets are resolved within the shortest possible timeframe and at least within the defined SLAs
  • Communicate progress and technical solutions to the customer.
  • Provide regular status reports internally and to the customer.
  • Anticipate customer escalation and keep management abreast of the situation
  • Participate in regular customer meetings as a technical representative
  • Participate in 24/7 support rotation - 1 week in every 4-5 weeks

The Person:

Relevant experience in technical areas along with previous end to end integration and/or technical support experience of GSM (2G, 3G) telecom technology.

A strong expertise in at least one of the Access/BSS (BSC/TCU, RNC, Node-B, BTS), Core/NSS (MSC, MGW, HLR, IN/SCP, SMSC & STP) or OAM (OMCR, CNMS) domains and a solid understanding of an end to end wireless network products and protocols is advantageous.

Fundamental to this role:

  • Well organized, self-motivated and structured with effective communication skills, you are a solution finder with attention to details. Possess a strong technical acumen with excellent analytical skills.
  • Understand and explain complex technical issues to customers and to different level of management within the company.
  • Analyse the performance metrics related to the supported customers in order to keep the level of support as defined in the support contract or, when missed, to provide corrective & improvement action plans
  • Negotiate with customers the escalated issues in order to provide them temporary solution/workaround / action plan, as applicable, to keep escalation under control and to keep customer satisfaction at expected level.

Project People is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.