MTN GlobalConnect Job Recruitment


Here is the MTN GlobalConnect Job Recruitment. The service of a Manager: FibreCo SWAT Infrastructure Planning (Opco Based) is needed. 

The FibreCo SWAT Infrastructure Planning Manager will form a part of a highly-skilled group of technical and management experts responsible for terrestrial fiber development to enhance MTNs global fixed connectivity infrastructure within MTN GlobalConnect.

Key Performance Areas & Responsibilities:

  • Ensure fibre infrastructure plan alignment and the bridge between FibreCo’s operations and GlobalConnect
  • Ensure alignment on fibre infrastructure capex plan, business cases and business plans during the transition from OpCo to FibreCo
  • Responsible for managing all aspects of fiber route demand on the NLD, Metro, FTTx, GPON, cross-border links, including network capacity management
  • Develop high-level fiber designs and cost estimate models based upon desktop studies of field surveys
  • Prepare RFP’s for aerial and underground fiber, GPON, including passive and active equipment’s
  • Works with related stakeholder’s to ensure network designs are compliant with all established standards
  • Recommend solutions for network expansion, routes diversity
  • Collects and analyses network capacity data to forecast fiber capacity exhaustion and initiate fiber projects to address capacity constraints proactively to support future growth. Ex FTTS
  • Utilize data to start projects, overbuild networks, optimize fiber routes, and address densification of metro services according to established network architecture standards
  • Provide recommendations for network data improvements
  • Understanding operational business functions and processes
  • Maintain open communication across all areas of the business and work as a unit with consistency while designing, implementing
  • Generation of the bills of materials and other supporting documentation for the design
  • Creates greefleild fibre plans and costing to be used to assess the feasibility of FibreCo under various scenarios.
  • Create fibre integration plans and costing for potential acquisition and/or partnerships.

Job Requirements


  • Minimum 4 Year Academic Degree (Engineering or Computer Science)
  • Master’s degree in Engineering or Computer science as an advantage
  • Certified PMP
  • Fluent in English and language of country preferable


  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in telecommunications design, aerial and underground outside plant (OSP) fiber optic networks;
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in project management
  • Advanced knowledge of telecommunications project management, asset management, and network operations
  • Proficiency with AutoCAProficiency with Microsoft Office, including advanced-level proficiency with Microsoft Excel
  • Advanced knowledge of small cell and dark fiber networks
  • Advanced knowledge of project management
  • Experience working in a medium to large organization

Competencies & Skills:

  • Must be a self-starter and highly motivated;
  • Excellent organizational skills.
  • Outstanding communication skills (both written and verbal) and customer service skills
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent project and time management skills
  • Must be detail-oriented and demonstrate excellent organizational skills
  • Critical thinker capable of analyzing issues and solving problems
  • Must be able to work both independently or in a team environment successfully
  • Need to maintain a positive attitude, be dependable, and accurate in all working situations
  • Must be flexible to take on additional projects and job duties when required
  • Solution Architecture
  • Technical Solution Design
  • Proposal writing
  • Understanding of technology in the service provider environment, including internet protocols and metro Ethernet systems
  • Analytical thinking
  • Presentation skills
  • Communication skills
  • Technical Skills
    Understanding of undersea cables and transmission systems
  • Commercial industry knowledge and pricing.

How To Apply For The MTN GlobalConnect Job Recruitment


Closing Date: Ongoing