Telecom Network Monitoring System Engineer Job in Nigeria

ipNX is one of Nigeria’s fastest growing Information and Communications Technology companies, serving a multitude of needs across enterprises, small businesses and residents with innovative, world-class services. Our ability to identify, satisfy and exceed today’s market needs is a testament to over a decade of experience, our commitment, drive and passion realized through highly skilled and well seasoned professionals.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title:
Telecom Network Monitoring System Engineer

Location: Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time


To monitor the network and provide all required first-level support to core network infrastructure issues.

This includes liaising with ipNX service providers and ensuring escalations are carried out in line with the defined guidelines.

Ensure smooth running of all network monitoring systems, both for Core network nodes and transmission network.

Run on 247365 network monitoring operation.

Ensure Core network and Customer links Monitoring applications are functioning properly: Solarwinds, Nagios, Nagviz, SAM, VNQM, etc.

Engagement of various Colo/POP sites manager in ensuring smooth running of the sites and our equipment therein.

Escalating issues related to cooling, voltage instability, shelter leakages, etc.

Ensure continuous engagement of vendors and OEMs on service-related issues.

Proactively escalate issues to the network infrastructure team for capacity planning and network optimization.

Managing access requests for ipNX Operation team visit to POPs/Colo sites, arranging joint visits to sites.

Educational Qualifications & Functional Skills

University Degree in Engineering.

3 - 5 years work experience.

Professional Qualification (CCNA, CompTIA Network+, ITIL, etc.) an added advantage.

Knowledge of networking and network monitoring/management.

Knowledge and experience with various web technologies.

Ability to learn new things quickly.

Functional Skills:
Monitoring & Troubleshooting and Alerting:

Proactive monitoring of the status and performance of network infrastructure and services across the regions.

Troubleshooting and resolving first-level network outages on the network.

Perform second-level escalation on network outages or faults to responsible parties.

Proactive monitoring of the FTTH network (OLT outages, PON port outages, link outages, etc.) for all faults and outages.

Proactive monitoring of hardware status of equipment (cooling, power, security, etc.) running on the network and escalating to responsible parties in the event of a fault.

Application Closing Date
25th January, 2024.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online