RAN Optimisation (Service) Engineer


Aspire Technology is an innovative Professional Services and Research & Development company, with core competence in mobile telecommunications. We deliver e2e services and software solutions to Mobile Network Operators, Managed Service Providers and Technology Partners globally.

Our customers include global Tier-1 mobile operators and the world’s leading suppliers of telecommunication products and services.

At Aspire Technology, we have some brilliant people and they have helped us to secure a number of large-scale contracts with global customers. We are thrilled that we are expanding our team in 2022 as well as in the years to come having amazing opportunities for ambitious telecommunications engineers. In such a fast-paced environment, you will love the opportunity to fast track your expertise and career in tandem with our existing team. You will be joining a team of like-minded engineers, with breakthrough and innovative approaches, who will prosper in a company whose culture is about our people and delivering exceptional expertise to our customers.

We are proud to be in the leading front of the transformation on how technology companies provide services & products and assist the leading telecommunication and “Big Tech” companies across the world. The seamless interaction/communication between our telecommunications and software development teams are the key to our breakthrough approach and are paving the way to our success.

Working with Aspire Technology

At Aspire Technology we believe that to build a great company, you must have great people and great people are at the heart of our company. We work with smart, motivated, and innovative people who have a great attitude. You will love working on telecommunications technology, be passionate about delivering to our customers and really enjoy working with your Aspire colleagues.

We value people who are proactive at driving solutions and place customers and colleagues first. As part of the team, you can expect to:

  • Work with globally respected Aspire engineers who are experts in their field to create and deliver innovative and pragmatic solutions for our customers
  • Get the opportunity to work across leading and emerging telecoms technologies and domains
  • Develop your technical leadership capabilities and provide technical expertise to your work colleagues and our customers
  • Have ownership, responsibility, and accountability for your work
  • Participate in international operator network deployments and maintenance/support projects
  • Progress your career rapidly as you will receive first class training and mentoring
  • Work in an environment where knowledge sharing is a fundamental part of the company culture and where engineers strive to help each other out at all time
  • Gain an insight into all aspects of our organisation through our approachable management team

Role: RAN Optimisation (Service) Engineer

As a Telecommunications Services Engineer you will provide technical service and support to commercially deployed 2G, 3G, 4G and 5G telecommunications networks. You will analyse technical issues related to performance and costumer experience in the Radio Access Network (RAN) environment but with an E2E perspective/knowledge always present. You will also be exposed to the SON department and help develop and implement our proprietary solutions.

In this role you will help in the design of solutions to resolve these issues and propose recommendations to improve the network. You will be challenged and exposed to all main Vendors as well as Open RAN technology.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Supporting our customers with mobile network monitoring and development
  • Participation in mobile operator network deployment and launch projects
  • Help define mobile NW strategy in modernisation & expansion scenarios
  • Support of new feature introduction/testing in mobile operator networks
  • Investigation and resolution of network performance degradation
  • Investigation and resolution of configuration faults
  • Clarification of expected system behaviour towards mobile operators
  • Improve both voice and data costumer experience (Quality of Experience – QoE)

Required Education/Experience

To succeed, you will have an engaging and inquisitive personality and a natural technical proficiency for all things Telecom and IT related. You will know that you are the type of person we are looking for if you have:

  • A Bachelor of Science Degree in an engineering discipline (Information Technology, Electronic Engineering, Telecommunications etc)
  • At least 5 years of experience in RAN Optimization, focusing on:2G, 3G and 4G technologies (5G exposure is a plus)
  • E2E experience related with VoLTE call flow analysis (IMS and/or TCP/IP protocol analysis) is a plus
  • Early exposure to Massive MIMO and 5G deployments is a plus
  • Familiar with SON environment and algorithm development is a plus
  • Scripting skills (mainly SQL), interest in statistics and data science are a plus
  • Areas to be assessed:
  • Knowledge and experience of operator network management tools including Key Performance Indicator and configuration management
  • Capable of performing node configuration activities unassisted is an advantage
  • Deep understanding of main radio algorithms, features, and parameters
  • Basic scripting knowledge enabling fast development of data post-processing scripts using SQL.
  • Prove that you can handle high pressure situations and properly manage costumer expectations
  • Strong communication, organisational, interpersonal skills, and attention to detail
  • Strong problem-solving abilities
  • Ability to work in multi-disciplinary and multi-cultural teams
  • Ability to work with a technical and service-oriented team of professionals
  • Flexible and responsive to changing work patterns and demands


At Aspire Technology you can expect:

  • A competitive salary with performance related bonus
  • Extensive technical and business training with the possibility to gain external industry standard certifications
  • One-to-One mentoring and coaching sessions with our leading engineers
  • Opportunity for career advancement through our structured career progression model
  • Opportunity to travel internationally
  • Opportunity to work in newly emerging technologies
  • Flexible working hours
  • Flexible remote/office work environment

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