• Abuja

IHS Towers

For 15 years we have been building and managing telecommunications towers that are the essential backbone of mobile telecommunications in Africa – the leapfrog technology driving economic development, prosperity and self-sufficiency across the continent. Right now, IHS is leading a new telecoms service sector driven by the growth of middle class business and consumer demand for mobile and data.

We are the partner of choice for Africa’s and the world’s leading network operators because they demand the widest reach and highest reliability for their customers, and the highest standards of governance and operational excellence for themselves.

Our long-term contracts and strong sustainable cash flows mean IHS is a unique, low risk entry point for investment in Africa. Over the last four years, IHS has brought over US$5 billion of investment to the continent.

Our belief is that the future economic and social development of Africa will be exponentially accelerated by mobile connectivity, and our team of over 1,000 engineers in five countries is focused on making this happen.

We are committed to developing our people and the communities we serve, and to help people and businesses across the region build a powerful, prosperous future – by Africa and for Africa.

IHS is Africa’s leading mobile infrastructure company. Founded in 2001 by an experienced team of engineers and business people, IHS serves clients responsibly in the building and managing of effective telecommunications infrastructure and by employing the highest quality people, services and equipment.Job Description

As a Specialist, Technical Audit, you will execute assigned tasks related to optimization of network services across sites and provide support to all active vendors to ensure enhanced customer experience and revenue assurance.

Key Roles & Responsibilities

Implement technical audit plans by carrying out inspection of all critical telecoms infrastructure equipment. Make recommendations based on audit findings to enhance and improve operations and performance. 
Contribute towards development of short-to-medium-range plans for territorial uplift and network performance.
 Ensure sites are operated and maintained to best industry standards
 Manage 2nd-level intervention of major and/ or minor systems faults across assigned region.
Develop, implement and maintain an efficient knowledge transfer mechanism for regional operations team.
 Produce and distribute weekly and monthly reports on all audited sites. •
Ensure continuous improvement of processes and procedures to foster efficiency and power systems optimization.
 Provide 2nd-level intervention for Field Service Engineers (FSEs) to perform at the highest level, especially in terms of delivery and meeting target deadlines.
 Contribute towards identifying training needs of FSEs.
 Contribute towards continuous search for alternative sources of power which are cost-effective and environmentally friendly.
Perform other tasks and duties as assigned by the Manager, Technical Audit

Functional Competencies:

Network Performance Analysis/ Reporting •
Project Management
 Service Quality Management
 Data Analysis & Reporting • Active Systems – Radio, Tx, etc.
 Passive Equipment Knowledge – Cooling, AC, DC, etc.
 Lean Management
 Fault Management & Root-Cause Analysis
Workload Management

Behavioural Competencies:

Collaboration & Teamwork
Continous Management
Workload Management


 Bachelor’s degree in Electrical/ Electronics Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or other related disciplines.
 Project management certification(s).
7 years’ experience in the telecoms environment, including experience in design, implementation and maintenance/ management of power/ cooling systems, active operations & maintenance, and vendor management


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