Position Objectives

The position will be responsible for all OSP materials standardization, type approval testing, auditing and their related work procedures.

Key Responsibilities
  • Conduct market analysis/benchmarking to keep client’s awareness on International OSP materials evolution, propose suitable materials for client’s network evolution
  • With the support of client’s Management, create and drive the functions of OSP Test LAB.
  • Evaluate availability of materials with suppliers to best fit client’s deployment plan
  • Update and maintain the standardized materials documentation including installation and operation procedures.
  • Evaluate financial benefits of new standardized materials to reduce CAPEX and OPEX spending.
  • Provide training and support to all regions to apply approved client’s materials and their guidelines.
  • Screening / improving / updating client’s materials specifications and follow-up on new materials introduction.
  • Perform analysis of material complaints from other parties: contractors, client, etc.
  • Manufacturers SPOC for Type approvals.
  • Definition of test-requirements for type approval evaluation.
  • Technical evaluation of samples submitted for type approval (test-reports).
  • Technical evaluation of 3rd party labs test reports.
  • Review of documents submitted by manufacturers for type approval.
  • Type Approval process management; payment control, administrative checking of samples (receiving right sample, right MIC, etc.).
  • Generation of type approval evaluation reports and issuance/ withdrawal of Type Approval Certificates.
  • Create and apply necessary processes and procedures to maintain and improve the work efficiency/performance and random check on delivered materials (audit).

Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering
  • 15 + years’ experience in Telecom domain including 10 years in OSP Fiber Materials Management.
  • Good knowledge of all aspects of the OSP network (Standards, Guidelines, procedures, technologies, equipment, tools…etc) for planning, design and implementation.
  • Experience with an OSP Materials manufacturer in the technical field (R&D, product development, etc. is preferred).
  • In depth knowledge of FTTx solutions and architecture, GPON as well as PtP.
  • Formal training in project management and project control techniques and methodologies (PMI, PRINCE or similar) will be considered an advantage.
  • International experience from a developed telecoms market and extraordinary technical writing and report writing skills.
  • Advance level proficiency with MS Office Tools (e.g. Excel, PowerPoint, Word), plus Visio and database tools.
  • Excellent communication skills in both written and spoken English, Arabic language would be an advantage.

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