Backhaul Design IP Engineer

Aggregate function:  Technology
Business Area:  VT Netw. Strategy Archit. Eng.
Posting Country:  Romania
Date Posted:  23 Nov 2023
Full Time / Part Time:  Full Time
Contract Type:  Permanent

At Vodafone, we’re working hard to build a better future. A more connected, inclusive and sustainable world. As a dynamic global community, it's our human spirit, together with technology, that empowers us to achieve this. 

We challenge and innovate in order to connect people, businesses, and communities across the world. Delighting our customers and earning their loyalty drive us, and we experiment, learn fast and get it done, together.

With us, you can be truly be yourself and belong, share inspiration, embrace new opportunities, thrive, and make a real difference.

Your day to day:

  • Drive the Mobile Backhauling network deployment plans related to the deployment of new POC and all relevant and related network transformations.
  • Effort evaluation, estimating execution time plan, drafting of network documentation for deployment according to the defined Plan.
  • Ensure traffic measurement reporting and dimensioning analysis.
  • The Knowledge of API interfaces and all standard protocols for automation toward Inventory  tools, SDN IP MV, Hierarchical Controller, Provisioning tools, Advanced forecast traffic model and statistical analysis are mandatory   
  • The ability to create template for automation is one of the key goals 

With these activities, you will have a great impact on our business:

  • Low level design of the infrastructure and services for IP/MPLS network
  • Traffic monitoring and dimensioning of the IP/MPLS network
  • Documentation of the design and collaboration with other teams to ensure delivery of the required changes 
  • Deliver infrastructure and service designs aligned with group guidelines and satisfying local market needs
  • Fulfilment of 100% of projects / networks defined in plan
  • Optimum use of network resources & spending

With these skills, you are a great candidate:

  • Knowledge of IP Backhaul and underlying technologies & architectures (IP/MPLS, Optical networks, Microwave)
  • Ability to follow a delivery process and produce deliverables in time and with the right level of precision 
  • Ability to produce low level designs for Huawei IP/MPLS network
  • Ability to use different digital tools (Provisioning, Inventory, Forecasting) to gather information and ensure efficient dimensioning
  • Excellent communication skills to liaise with other Vodafone’s function
  • Good awareness of wider technology aspects in telecommunications and ICT
  • 5 years of professional experience in the telecom.
  • Fluency in English
  • University degree (must have): Computer Science or Electrical engineering. MSc Telecommunications – preferred.
  • Professional certificated (e.g. CCNP, CCIE) is an advantage

Sounds like the perfect job? We’ve got even more to offer:

  • Work from home 
  • Medical and dental services 
  • Life insurance 
  • Dedicated employee phone subscription 
  • Special discounts for gyms and retailers 
  • Annual Company Bonus 
  • Ongoing Education – we continuously invest in you to ensure you have everything needed to excel on the job and enhance your skills 
  • You get to work with tried and trusted web-technology 
  • Getting in on the ground floor of and technology changing company 
  • Flexible Vacation – Take time off when you need it, we trust you! 


Sounds interesting? Apply! 

Vodafone is committed to attracting, developing and retaining the very best people by offering a motivating and inclusive workplace in which talent is truly recognised and rewarded. We are committed to promoting Inclusion for All with the belief that diversity plays an important role in the success of our business. We actively encourage everyone to consider becoming a part of our journey.