Telecommunications Specialist Job Description

Telecommunications Specialist Job Description (JD)

  • Manage, supervise and provide technical advice on telecommunications systems
  • Receive feedback, identify users’ needs and requirements and mobilize existing technology to meet their criteria
  • Document plans, requests, activities and specifications and report on them
  • Program features, design networks and systems and allocate resources as necessary
  • Monitor and test systems and peripheral equipment and troubleshoot problems
  • Evaluate systems performance level and improve capabilities as needed
  • Oversee and coordinate telecommunications activities
  • Purchase electronic equipment and prepare budgetary justifications
  • Cooperate with management to develop staff and improve their skills
  • Follow industry’s standards and best practices


Requirements

  • Proven work experience as a telecommunications specialist
  • Familiarity with MS Office and databases
  • Hands on experience with all telecommunications systems including peripheral equipment (e.g.computer networks, optical fiber, on site controllers, data modems, terminals, etc)
  • Adequate interpersonal and organisational skills
  • Team player with customer service orientation
  • BS degree in Computer Science, Telecommunications or relevant field