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Alcatel-Lucent is the leading IP networking, ultra-broadband access and cloud technology specialist. We are dedicated to making global communications more innovative, sustainable and accessible for people, businesses and governments worldwide.
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Technical Project Manager IP Routing
Location: Lagos
Experience: 0 year(s)
Course of Study: 
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The key purpose of the role is giving remote/on-site technical support for major service provider customers.
The projects will be based upon IP Routing technology and TPM will be responsible for:
    Identifies deliverables under his responsibility. Plans & executes these deliverables taking care of cost & milestones
    Is prime interface with customer Technical Managers for all technical concerns. Understands the customers' strategy and manages his technical expectations
    Is prime interface with Design team (Regional and Central), rPLM and R&D
    Follows up KPIs of the operator's network in order to ensure the optimized usage of the deployed solution
    Supports the GPM and CTO in defining integration strategy & coordinates involvement of integration teams
    Is in charge of identifying risks for both customer and Alcatel Lucent
    Proposes & implements risk mitigation plan
    Identifies and analyses customer needs and advises them on solution / technology / products that are the best fit. Supports offer development. Provides feed back to R&D/PLM teams regarding features & performances needed
    Proactively acting to understand customer technical needs, identifying potential solutions and creating customer awareness.
    Is responsible to propose PM a migration strategy & plan of execution
    Defines and executes upgrades & retrofit strategies
    Is in charge of the coordination with new product introduction teams for First Off applicable in their projects
    Is in charge of the coordination of PoC and Trial and work hand in hand with pre-sales team
    Is in charge to build and manage the customer network configuration (HW & SW)
    Leading critical on-site operations such as first of migration when needed
    B. Sc. Degree in Computer, Electronics, Telecommunications Engineering or equivalent disciplines,
    Good understanding of Internet family of protocols particularly routing protocols such as OSPF and ISIS, RSVP-TE, LDP, IPv4, IPv6
    Strong experience in IP Network Design & Architecture domain is must
    Good knowledge of UNIX or Linux is preferable,
    Good knowledge of scripting is preferable,
    Good understanding of router configurations in an IP network environment is preferable
    Preferred Certifications include: SRA, CCIE, NRSII, CCNA/CCNP, JNCIA/ JNCIS is a plus
    Good knowledge of MBH (3G, 4G) and SDH, WDM technologies
    Excellent communication skills verbal & written and documentation
    Ability to organise and lead customer wokshop
    Ability to organise and lead meeting with internal and external customer
    Ability to learn effectively and quickly
    Team player, and able to work on own initiative
    Experience in project management and team management is needed, PMP certification is a most
    Ability to travel (both domestic and abroad),
    Languages: Fluent English