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Director of Engineering (based in Bangladesh)

Keywords / Skills : Telecommunication, Engineering, Planning, Technology, Vendor Management, Business Continuity, Infrastructure Management

15 - 25 years
Posted: 2019-10-11

Nationality
Bangladesh, India, Malaysia
Industry
Telecom
Function
Manufacturing/Engineering/R&D
Role
Director on Board
Education
Bachelor Of Technology (BTech
BE)
Masters in Technology (MTech
ME
MSc)
Stream:
• Other Engineering
• Other Engineering
Posted On
11th Oct 2019
Job Description
Key Accountabilities:

- Direct and manage the NTC's Engineering Department strategic plans, policies, programmes and projects for providing total telecommunications network and site infrastructure, passive & power equipment support and related services

- Review and customise design from Group Engineering, and implementation of new Network Site Infrastructural Support and Related equipment

- Anticipate technology changes to ensure the maintenance of company leadership status in the competitive landscape. Explore new practices or standards that allow NTCs to operate more efficiently and cost effectively

- Strive for operational excellence and continually improved network availability performance, driving down power costs, and continually finding ways of increasing the usage of "green" power

- Responsible for Business Continuity including disaster recovery and emergency response plans and procedures

- Review and approve major contracts for providing Site Infrastructural and related support

- Participate as a member of the management team in establishing governance processes of direction and control to ensure that objectives are achieved, risks are managed appropriately and the organisation's resources are used responsibly

- Establish collaborative, effective, and trusting relationships with key internal business leaders and functions to ensure a free flow of information and ideas

- Build and manage a performing technology team and acquiring necessary resources, as well as project management to meet scheduled commitments

- Ensure implementation of formal processes to support the product/services development process

- Guide, motivate and build team synergies to achieve desired results and ensure positive career growth for the Engineering team

Qualifications & Experience:

- Bachelor’s degree in Civil, Mechanical, Electrical or Telecommunications Engineering or related field

- Master’s degree in Engineering or related field is preferred

- 15 or more years of experience in telco engineering

- 5 or more years of experience in management level position in telco / MNC / towerco would be preferred

Knowledge & Skills:

- Solid understanding of Telco Technology strategy, planning, operational management, IT services management

- Understanding of Telecommunications Operators, Communications Service Providers key business technology drivers, future directors, network infrastructure support requirements, etc

- Ability to drive effective change programmes to time and budget, while maintaining service levels

- Knowledge of Site Acquisition and Site Deployment processes

- Knowledge in Vendor Management

- Project Management experience and adept at using project management applications / software

- Knowledge of accounting principles

- Strong strategic thinking, operational and project management skills



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