Job Description

IP & Mobile Networks Manager

  • Kuwait City


The IP & Mobile Networks Manager is responsible for advising on operations, design, and implementation, controlling the installation and maintenance of network infrastructure, ensuring that the capacity, reliability, and availability of enterprise network services meet the requirements of the organization’s strategy. The network manager is responsible for implementing all security measures and protocols that ensure the protection of our IP network from internal and external threats. The networks manager IP & Mobile Networks Team and is responsible for providing technical leadership and resource management for network services.

  • Manage group assigned projects, tasks, and daily operations to ensure quality of delivery within a timely manner and the defined function's SLA and agreements
  • Oversee, participate, and approve the definition of network policies, procedures, platform guidelines and network setups to ensure alignment with the company's targets and goals
  • Handle Commercial CP's and RFP's to provide the required technical feedback and evaluation. Oversee pre-production and production environments for all systems to ensure the stability of systems and escalate risks to the concerned areas
  • Perform the resources management in terms of IPP and IDP definition and monitoring, leaves and trainings scheduling, work distribution and knowledge transfer planning to ensure that the team is prepared for the workload and has a clear direction of what is expected.
  • Define and implement network enhancements, optimization, upgrade plans and budget submission; as well as approve documentation to ensure that the plans and documentations are up to date.
  • Define/evaluate the technical scope and maintenance support requirements in RFP/RFT/contracts for projects/services related to (or involving) Mobile Networks system/service and future technology to fulfill the business plan
  • Be aware of, and adhere to, all environmental requirements as set by the statutory bodies in Kuwait, or by the published policies of Zain Group/Kuwait

What Do You Need to Qualify

  • Ability to lead, inspire and motivate stakeholders towards a common goal
  • Ability to efficiently manage one's own time and the time of others
  • Familiarity with network infrastructure
  • Strong understanding of IP & Mobile networks and agile methodologies
  • Ability to adapt to new digital technologies and trends remaining at the forefront of innovation
  • Excellent written and verbal communication, influence, and negotiation skills to express ideas and align stakeholders
  • Solid understanding of the telecommunications industry
  • Strong problem-solving skills and ability to identify and frame key issues
  • Ability to identify, assess and manage risks
  • Strong organization and project management skills
Qualifications Required:

Education: Bachelors in
Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field (requirement)
Masters in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field (preferred)

Languages (fluent): English & Arabic

Professional Experience: Network / IT engineering role, preferably for technology products

Years of Experience: 8+ Years

About Us

Zain is the pioneer of mobile telecommunications in the Middle East. We began life in 1983 in Kuwait as the region’s first mobile operator, and since the initiation of our expansion strategy in 2003, we have expanded rapidly. Today, we are a leading mobile voice and data services operator with a commercial footprint in 7 Middle Eastern and Africa countries with a workforce of over 7,500 providing a comprehensive range of mobile voice and data services to over 50.9 million active individual and business customers as of March 31, 2022.

Job Overview

  • Operations:

    Zain Group

  • Location:

    Kuwait City

  • Contract Type:

    Full Time Employee