Job Title: NOC Support Engineer, Ghana

Department: Technical
Location: Accra CLS
Number to Hire: 1
Job Type: Contract
Minimum years of Experience: ---


The NOC Engineer will be responsible for the first line network monitoring, change management, and incident management support on the elements and components of the Main One network, using various network management and trouble ticketing systems.

Specifically, the NOC Engineer’s responsibility includes:

  • Monitor Main One’s network providing specific update, status and performance of all network components, capacity services etc.
  • Identify and provide at least first line support on all the  Main One network in accordance with the Company’s standard operating procedure for fault escalation and management.
  • Open a trouble ticket (TT) for every network event and ensure it is tracked up to the point of closure.
  • Maintain and ensure full compliance with all Main One’s NOC processes and procedures
  • Ensure proper technical documentation of all network events throughout normal/shift cycle or operations.
  • Answer all network support related telephone calls and interface with internal/external customers on operational issues and related network events, using Main One’s standard operating procedures.
  • Run daily and weekly management reports on network events and activities as well as track escalations and other key performance indicators.
  • Ensure all customer SLAs are met.
  • Manage appropriate communication to achieve excellence service experience during the incident handling
  • Ensure change management process with customers’ are adhered to.

Qualifications, Skills & Competencies

B.Sc./HND/Diploma in Telecoms/Computer/Electrical & Electronics Engineering

No working experience required, but it is a plus

Basic SDH, IP & Telecoms Knowledge

Eager and quick to learn.

Excellent communicator with a natural flare for dealing with people.           

Able to use initiative to tackle a broad range of problems, while still following procedures and processes

Strong diagnostic, analysis and problem resolution skills with a flexible approach to problem solving.

Able to work well within a busy team and handle a wide range of issues.

Capable of multi-tasking, good time management and prioritisation of workload.

Strong analytical skills and able to collate and interpret data from various sources.

Ability to assess and prioritise faults and respond or escalate accordingly.

Willing to learn and develop new skills and actively seeks out tasks that help develop skills and knowledge.

Actively seeks ways of improving existing systems and processes.

Actively encourage strong working relationships with other teams.

Good technical documentation skills

Demands of the Job

Ability and willingness to work round the clock when required, and meet tight deadlines.

Ability to travel within and out of the country at short notice

Good research skills.