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3G Expert

Job Title: 3G Expert
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Kirkuk, Iraq
REF: 328
Contact Name: Kanar Mahmoud
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 3 years ago

Job Description

A major telecom services company is seeking a 3G Telecom Expert for their branch in Kirkuk. The candidate should have 1 or 2 years of experience in the field of 3G troubleshooting and maintenance, and must speak English and Kurdish or Arabic

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Verifies service by testing Ericsson equipment and alarms; identifying, correcting, and escalating problems.
  • Documents work by labeling and routing equipment and cables; records configuration diagrams and specifications.
  • Maintains network by troubleshooting and repairing outages, testing network back-up procedures, andupdating documentation.
  • Update all the database documents like TRM –RBS- recording snags- ATP, RCA, site Cleanup, BSS site implementation Ericsson RBS integration, commissions, testing and troubleshooting for RBS 2000 & 6000 family, 900 MHz & 1800 MHz & 2100MHz.
  • Ring acknowledge (2+2 & 4+0 configuration) Long haul Ericsson Repair tower items (e.g. antennas, ice shields, RF transmission lines, guy wires, the tower itself, etc.) In case needed. Update all the data base documents like ( TRM –RBS- recording snags- ATP & RCA). Attending Corrective maintenance alarms.
  • Creates script, install, upload and add hardware change configuration.
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities and reading technical publications.
  • Willingness to work under any conditions of weather and ability to reach deadlines.
  • Ability to provide accurate feedback to PC/Helpdesk regarding given the tasks.


  • Bachelor's degree in Telecom or Electronics Engineering.
  • Worked in 2G and 3G network and willingness to keep up to date with new developments in technology.
  • Excellent planning, organization and executing skills.
  • Must have experience in transmission commissioning, troubleshooting and replacing units.
  • Experience in BTS commissioning troubleshooting & Replacing units.
  • Experience in configuring and troubleshooting Rectifiers.
  • Experience with XPIC test and interference issues.
  • Ability to train the team on the 3G RBS including trouble shooting, commissioning and integration.
  • Good problem-solving skills.
  • Good skills in MS office.
  • Qualified BS/BSC/BCS or equivalent.
  • Good knowledge in GSM network.
  • Familiar with power connectivity and relays.
  • Ability to read technical drawings, cabling plans and circuit diagrams.
  • Good communication skills in English and native language (Arabic or Kurdish).