Job Title

Packet Core Engineer

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  • Salary: Competitive Salary
  • Location: Luqa, Malta
  • Job ID: 08678
Required Skills

Job Description

Company Introduction

Our client is leading communications services company.

Job Responsibilities and Duties

  • Responsible for packet switched networks infrastructure installation, operation and maintenance with main focus on the Packet Core nodes;
  • Coordinate Commissioning and testing of Packet Switched Nodes and interfaces to all interconnected network nodes;
  • Assist in the dimensioning and capacity planning of the packet core infrastructure;
  • Assist IP and Transport Networks Manager in analysis and planning exercises;
  • Responsible for connectivity with other network Nodes and other operators network nodes;
  • Perform regular routines on Networks entities;
  • Carry out design & specifications for upgrading or installing new systems/processes, including evaluation of new software/hardware features;
  • Draw up acceptance test procedures in conjunction with suppliers to be able to carry out the agreed acceptance testing;
  • Create adhoc reports based on statistics collected on the various interfaces;
  • Liaise with other sections in order to carry out the support function;
  • Carry out system monitoring and perform network optimization and preventive maintenance;
  • Gather problem symptoms, and implement corrective action where applicable;
  • Carry out installations/upgrades and/or assist turnkey suppliers where applicable, ensuring smooth migration with minimal service disruption;
  • Carry out the above duties outside office hours where deemed necessary;
  • Perform and undergo staff training as required by the Company;
  • Assist the Commercial Operations team in the design and solution proposal to customers.


  • Have a minimum of 1 year of experience working on projects which are networks related;
  • Possess a MQF level 6 certification, preferably in electronics, computing or engineering;
  • Have a CCNA certification;
  • Previous experience in a service provider environment will be considered an asset;
  • Good knowledge of VMWare and virtualisation will be considered an asset;
  • Be fluent in English.

Personal Skills

  • Excellent organisational skills;
  • Be attentive to detail.

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