New Job Vacancies at Airtel Nigeria

  • Full Time
  • Nigeria

Website Airtel Nigeria

Airtel Nigeria (Airtel Networks Limited) is a leading telecommunications services provider in Nigeria headquartered in Lagos, the commercial nerve centre of Nigeria. The telco ranks among the top four mobile service providers in terms of subscribers with a customer base of more than 39.8 million. The company's product offerings include 2G, 3G and 4G wireless services, mobile commerce and enterprise services.

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New Job Vacancies at Airtel Nigeria


Job Title: AADL Engineer – Backend

Location: Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time

Job Description

  • As a Backend software developer/Engineer, you will interact with the engineering team to solve problems and build, extend, optimize and refactor the back-end architecture of our growing products. This will involve working on our existing codebase along with new projects.
  • Airtel Africa Digital Labs (AADL) has a highly passionate engineering-driven environment where your contribution will be felt immediately.
  • All teams at AADL are involved in every part of our development life cycle.

Key Responsibilities

  • Brainstorm, contribute new ideas, conceive innovative strategies, and implement solutions to difficult problems.
  • Own the entire development lifecycle as you prototype, create, optimize, test, launch, and refine. Build features that will reach millions of users.
  • Play a critical role in ensuring modular and scalable design and architecture of Backend Applications.
  • Keeping up to date with best industry practices and lead adopting new technologies.
  • Set high standards for monitoring and getting to know challenges faced by customers and improving the experience.
  • In nutshell you will “Discover, Design, Develop, Deploy, Debug. Repeat!”

Academic Qualifications and Experience

  • B.E / B.Tech in Computer Science or Information Technology with Demonstrated experience of 5+ years in Backend – Java development.
  • Proficiency in Computer Science fundamentals – object-oriented design, data structures, algorithm – design, and complexity analysis.
  • Experience in developing RESTful APIs.
  • Strong understanding on both Monolithic and Micro Services architectures. Hands-on experience in developing and deploying Micro Services components preferably using Spring boot.
  • Experience with version control system such as Git & Bitbucket.
  • Experience with SQL/NoSQL databases.

Required Skills:

  • Excellent Java skills, Understanding of Spring framework & MVC approach.
  • Strong knowledge of Performance optimization and caching techniques.
  • Strong Object Oriented Programming concepts, data structure and algorithms.
  • Good experience with databases and Schema design.
  • Knowledge on Postman and SoapUi.
  • Knowledge on build tools like Maven & Gradle.
  • Nice to have Jenkins and CI/CD Knowledge.
  • Lastly, it’s important to have fun! Bringing a sense of humor and camaraderie to the team allows for good relationships and communication to flourish.

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online




Job Title: Head, IT Operations

Location: Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time

Job Summary

  • Provide overall leadership, control and decision-making and take responsibility for the IT Infrastructure (DC, CCT, NWSM, Tools, Etc) & Operations Team in line with business expectations covering all business and enterprise systems and solutions to ensure 24×7 timely service delivery, availability, and supportability to Airtel Nigeria customers and internal business functions to ensure the achievement of the set business goals.

Key Accountabilities
Manage and Control Infrastructure delivery:

  • To put in place the required functions to ensure a quality service from Infrastructure
  • Develop process that delivers the unit as ultimate point of escalation and resolution
  • Develop operational plans with S1 partners that aligns with and delivers on the overall business objective

Measure and Report Performance:

  • To drive performance by accurately and expediently reporting key Service Level Agreement measures which infrastructure is assessed against
  • Ensure operation expenditure (opex) are in line with approved AOP

Manage Infrastructure Roadmap:

  • To coordinate and control policies and functions
  • Working with the IT S1, ensure smooth operations and continuous availability

Build a capable and motivated team at Airtel Nigeria to create a high performance team environment:

  • Recruit the right talent in consultation with function head, as per defined recruitment guidelines
  • Develop and motivate team members through structured training and on the job coaching
  • Establish performance expectations and regularly review individual performance
  • Recommend appropriate rewards and recognition

Thought Leadership:

  • Provide technical knowledge and leadership in the specific infrastructure management activities covered by the department, notably DC, CCT, NWSM, Tools
  • Ensure 100% availability and optimization of resources within the governing SLAs

Educational Qualifications & Functional / Technical Skills

  • University Degree in Computer Science and other related disciplines
  • Professional qualification in Project Management Techniques
  • Professional Qualification in ITIL and SIX Sigma with focus on IT

Relevant Experience:

  • 8-10 years with a minimum of 3 years in management role preferably within the Telecoms industry.
  • Experience on Implementation and operation of SLA’s and OLA’s delivery services to multiple business units/customers
  • Experience on managing diverse and complex platforms and environments

Other requirements:

  • Excellent communication and process management skills
  • Successful background with stakeholder management
  • Energy, drive and fairness, engaging team player
  • Successful background with stakeholder management
  • Results driven

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online





Job Title: BSS OSS (SME) Engineer

Location: Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time

Job Description

  • Airtel maintains an ecosystem of business support systems, to run our business operations towards customers.
  • We are currently in need of an experienced engineer, responsible for supporting our B/OSS stack, and its ancillary tools and utilities.
  • The engineer in this role, will support the end-to-end subscriber lifecycle for postpaid, hybrid, prepaid customers, in the GSM, Enterprise, FTTH, Airtel Money, and other customer domains. Services managed, will include, but not limited to provisioning, CRM, billing, order orchestration, order fulfillment and maintaining the product catalog.

Key Responsibilities
System Design and Architecture:

  • Design and architect business and operational support systems that align with the organization’s objectives and requirements.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to understand business processes and design systems to support those processes.

System Development and Integration:

  • Develop and implement B/OSS solutions to automate and optimize business processes.
  • Integrate B/OSS systems with existing IT infrastructure and third-party applications.
  • Ensure seamless communication and data exchange between different systems.

Customization and Configuration:

  • Customize and configure B/OSS applications to meet specific business needs.
  • Implement changes and updates to ensure the systems are aligned with evolving business requirements.

System Testing and Quality Assurance:

  • Conduct thorough testing of B/OSS systems to identify and resolve any issues.
  • Ensure the reliability, performance, and security of B/OSS applications.
  • Collaborate with quality assurance teams to implement and execute test plans.


  • Create and maintain detailed documentation for B/OSS systems, including design specifications, configurations, and troubleshooting procedures.
  • Provide training to end-users and support teams on system functionalities.

Troubleshooting and Support:

  • Investigate and resolve technical issues related to B/OSS systems.
  • Provide support to end-users and collaborate with technical support teams to address system-related problems.

System Maintenance and Upgrades:

  • Perform regular maintenance tasks and updates to ensure the stability and security of B/OSS systems.
  • Evaluate and implement system upgrades to take advantage of new features and technologies.


  • GSM and non-GSM bill run/dispatch.
  • Provision scheduled and ad-hoc reports in a timely and efficient manner.
  • Investigate reasons for service faults.
  • Assist with change management, ensuring minimal impact on subscribers, and end users during patch implementation, upgrades and bug fixes.

Skills and Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field.
  • Previous experience in B/OSS system design, development, and implementation.
  • Proficiency in programming languages (e.g., Java, Python) and database management.
  • Knowledge of telecommunications and IT industry standards and protocols.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.
  • Familiarity with industry-specific B/OSS applications and platforms.

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

To apply for this job please visit graduatejob.com.ng.

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