Project Manager/Solution Architect
JOB TITLE: Project Manager/Solution Architect
REPORTING TO: Head, Project Engineering
LOCATION: Netcom Africa Limited (Victoria Island, Lagos)
Key Duties & Responsibilities
· Planning and implementing future network developments and undertaking project works.
· Design, setup and configure complex switching environments.
· Maintain a thorough understanding of Local Area Networking and Wide Area Networking.
· Managing assigned projects and program components to deliver services in accordance with established objectives.
· Ensure implementation projects are completed in a timely and cost-effective manner.
· Timely preparation and release of engineering project proposals (e.g. BoM, network diagrams and purchase requests).
· Interpreting clients' requirements, identifying and addressing design parameters and engineering problems and ensuring solutions are implemented.
· Ensure that all projects are well documented and organized.
· Completing all assigned tasks as delegated by the management.
Essential Skills & Knowledge
· Technical, analytical, problem-solving and interpersonal skills required
· Excellent IT/Computer skills (e.g. Microsoft Office softwares, other company and specific software applications)
· Experience with IP Networking and Fiber Optic Network skills. At least with CCNA and/or CCDA certification
· Strong organizational skills, effective leadership skills and confident decision-making ability.
· Patience and the ability to deal with people.
· Effective communication skills both verbally and in writing with superiors, colleagues, and individuals inside and outside the Company.
· Availability in response to needs of the internal or customer for installation, maintenance and equipment malfunctions.
· Willing to perform work or support outside office hour.
· Highly motivated and resourceful.
· Must be a team player and be able to prioritize different request and requirements
Education and Professional Qualification
· Bachelors degree in Electronics/Communications/Network/Computer Engineering
· Project Management Professional
· Cisco Certifications
· Microsoft Certifications
· Avaya Certification