Optics Network Integration
NI Network Infrastructure
Islamabad, Pakistan, Pakistan
4d ago

Come create the technology that helps the world act together

Nokia is committed to innovation and technology leadership across mobile, fixed and cloud networks. Your career here will have a positive impact on people’s lives and will help us build the capabilities needed for a more productive, sustainable, and inclusive world.

We challenge ourselves to create an inclusive way of working where we are open to new ideas, empowered to take risks and fearless to bring our authentic selves to work.

The team you’ll be part of

The pandemic has highlighted how important telecoms networks are to society. Nokia’s Network Infrastructure group is at the heart of a revolution to bring more and faster network capacity to people worldwide through our ambition, innovation, and technical expertise.

Our Networks Infrastructure (NI) business group includes IP, Optics and Network Automation technologies and related services sold to our communication service provider customers as well as adjacent markets including webscale companies and enterprises.

Our comprehensive solutions enable our customers to build and operate automated, secure, and high-performance networks at massive scale helping to interconnect people and things from any broadband access modality to and among - edge clouds, central clouds, the Internet, and other services and data centers.

As MEA Optics team as part of the Customer Engineering organization in the Network Infrastructure Business Center, we introduce the latest network technologies to our customers.

This is done in the form of lab / field testing, demos, workshops, dry run, proof of concept sessions and network integration services.

What you will learn and contribute to

Working as team member to develop, design and implement technical support systems or to complete specialty functions. Coordinates and completes project activities according to plan.

Proactively acting to understand customer technical needs, identifying potential solutions and creating customer awareness.

  • Providing technical expertise and guidance during testing, deployment and operational phases of networks for customers with varying levels of knowledge and competence;
  • Are you passionate about solving problems?

    As part of our team, you will :

  • Serves as a member of the NI Customer Engineering team, assigned to customer NI projects as required for on-time, quality delivery of technical deployment projects.
  • The Optics Resident Engineer will part Regional optics Customer Engineering within Network Infrastructure Organization
  • The ability to work closely with the Technical Manager and the Solutions Designer to ensure the best delivery of the solution as per the agreed scope, and in accordance with the HLD / LLD.
  • Solution integration and configuration in customer networks.
  • Acceptance Test Plan creation, detail MOPs and solution test execution.
  • Technical product / solution troubleshooting and assisting in technical resolution or workaround definition.
  • Create and maintain customer relationship over the project life cycle and provide consultant support for technical evolutions and best practices.
  • Interaction with other NMS experts to up skill continuously to the latest evolutions
  • The role is based in Pakistan and will require short term international travel, sometimes on a short notice basis.
  • Mobility : Frequently inside Middle East and Africa
  • The Optics role is an integral part of the optics Customer Engineering, the ability to work as part of a distributed team is critical.
  • A flexible approach to work, especially when communicating with other Nokia business groups (sometimes in different time zones), is essential.
  • You have :

  • A Bachelor's in Engineering or Computer Science (Electrical or Computer Engineering preferred) and 10+ years of network integration, technical support with optical network technologies.
  • Technical knowledge / expertise in the following : Fiber Types (multimode and single-mode (Dispersion Unshifted, Dispersion Shifted and Non Zero Dispersion Shifted)) and Signal Impairments in Fiber (Loss, Dispersion and Mixing) Modulation / Demodulation (OOK, PSK and QAM) Signal Structures and Hierarchies (Ethernet, Fiber Channel, SONET, SDH and OTN) Fixed / Reconfigurable / Tunable / Colourless, Directionless & Contention less OADMs, In-line Optical Amplifiers, Pre- and Post-Amplifier nodal configurations, dimensioning and optimization.
  • OTN, DWDM and SDH networks reliability and resiliency analysis, planning and design ( O-SNCP,E-SNCP, 1+1 OCh / OMSP) protection based schemes, Electrical GMPLS + Optical GMPLS restoration based schemes).

    It would be nice if you also had :

  • Technical khowledge / experience in the following : DWDM (1626LM, 1696MS) and SDH (1660SM, 1662SMC, 1646SMC, 1678MCC)
  • What we offer

    Nokia offers flexible and hybrid working schemes, continuous learning opportunities, well-being programs to support you mentally and physically, opportunities to join and get supported by employee resource groups, mentoring programs and highly diverse teams with an inclusive culture where people thrive and are empowered.

  • Office at a central location;
  • On job training,
  • Frequent team events
  • international teams with balanced

    composition, getting to work with colleagues from

    Nokia is committed to inclusion and is an equal opportunity employer

    Nokia has received the following recognitions for its commitment to inclusion & equality :

  • One of the World’s Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere
  • Gender-Equality Index by Bloomberg
  • Workplace Pride Global Benchmark
  • LGBT+ equality & best place to work by HRC Foundation
  • At Nokia, we act inclusively and respect the uniqueness of people.

    Nokia’s employment decisions are made regardless of race, color, national or ethnic origin, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, marital status, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

    We are committed to a culture of inclusion built upon our core value of respect.

    Join us and be part of a company where you will feel included and empowered to succeed.

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