Manager – Network Implementation


  • Reference number: MTNA-NTW-20-May-24
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Kabul
  • Organisation Name: MTN Afghanistan
  • MTN Level: 3
  • Posted: 21 May 2024

Job requirements

Job Requirements (Education, Experience and Competencies)


  • Bachelor’s degree in Telecommunications, Electrical Engineering, Information Technology, or a related field.
  • Strong knowledge of network technologies, architecture, and industry standards.
  • PMP or other relevant project management certification is preferred.
  • Excellent leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work under pressure and manage multiple projects simultaneously.


  • Minimum of 5-7 years of experience in network implementation or a related role. Experience in Huawei is preferred.

Proven experience in managing large-scale network deployment projects


        Attend Training of Transmission Network elements

Job description

Job SummaryJob Summary

Manage the activities of a team of overall TX Implementation Engineers / supervisors to coordinate and manage the rollout of transmission infrastructure related to BTS (2G and 3G), Core Network, Interconnection, Hybrid Systems, Hydromax, Fuel Monitoring System, site sharing with other operator, burnt sites restoration etc. throughout Afghanistan as per the SOPs and group guidelines.

Duties & ResponsibilitiesDuties & Responsibilities

The Telecom Network Implementation Manager oversees the planning, execution, and completion of telecommunications network implementation projects. This role involves managing multiple projects simultaneously, coordinating with internal and external teams, and ensuring the successful deployment of high-quality network infrastructure.

Project Management:

  • Develop comprehensive telecom implementation project plans that outline the scope, objectives, timelines, and resource needs.
  • Manage the entire lifecycle of network implementation projects, from initiation to completion.
  • Define project milestones and deliverables, ensuring they align with business objectives.
  • Monitor project progress, track key performance indicators (KPIs), and adjust plans as necessary to meet deadlines.

Team Leadership and Coordination:

  • Lead cross-functional teams, including network implementation supervisors, engineers, technicians, and external contractors for managing the implementation and planning of all sorts of Radio, Microwave, Fiber, and Power projects throughout Afghanistan.
  • Foster a collaborative and productive team environment.
  • Assign tasks and responsibilities, monitor team performance, and provide constructive feedback.
  • Conduct regular team meetings to discuss project status, challenges, and solutions.

Resource Allocation and Management:

  • Allocate resources, including personnel, equipment, and materials, to ensure efficient project execution.
  • Manage project budgets, track expenditures, and ensure financial efficiency.
  • Optimize resource utilization to avoid over-allocations and ensure timely project delivery.

Technical Oversight:

  • Ensure network designs adhere to technical specifications, industry standards, and best practices.
  • Oversee the installation, configuration, and testing of network equipment and systems.
  • Provide technical guidance and support to project teams during implementation.
  • Resolve technical issues and troubleshoot problems to minimize project delays.

Stakeholder Communication and Management:

  • Serve as the primary point of contact for project stakeholders, including external contractors, vendors, and internal departments.
  • Maintain clear and consistent communication with all stakeholders to ensure alignment and transparency.
  • Conduct stakeholder meetings to provide project updates, address concerns, and manage expectations.
  • Ensure stakeholder satisfaction by delivering high-quality network solutions.

Quality Assurance and Compliance:

  • Implement quality control processes to ensure network implementations meet performance and reliability standards.
  • Conduct inspections and testing to verify the quality and functionality of network installations.
  • Ensure compliance with industry regulations, safety standards, and company policies.
  • Document project processes, outcomes, and lessons learned for continuous improvement.

Risk Management:

  • Identify potential risks and develop mitigation strategies to minimize impact on project timelines and deliverables.
  • Monitor risk factors throughout the project lifecycle and adjust plans as necessary.
  • Implement contingency plans to address unforeseen issues and ensure project continuity.

Reporting and Documentation:

  • Prepare detailed project reports for CTO and MTN management, including progress updates, financial summaries, and risk assessments.
  • Maintain accurate and comprehensive project documentation, including design specifications, test results, and final reports.
  • Ensure all project documentation is accessible to relevant stakeholders and team members.

Post-Implementation Support:

  • Conduct post-implementation reviews to assess project success and identify areas for improvement.
  • Provide support for network issues that arise after implementation.
  • Ensure proper handover to operations and maintenance teams, including training and documentation.

Continuous Improvement:

  • Identify opportunities for process improvements and implement best practices to enhance project efficiency and quality.
  • Stay updated with the latest industry trends, technologies, and methodologies.

Encourage a culture of innovation and continuous learning within the project team.

Submission GuidelineSubmission Guideline

Interested Afghan Nationals can send their applications and resumes (with three valid references) by May 01, June 2024.

Please mention the name of the position for which you are applying in your email subject line.

Applications received after the deadline and those, which do not meet the requirements mentioned above, will not be considered.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for the interview (s).

Submission EmailSubmission Email