Field Operations Engineer, Fibre, Job in Kenya

Our client, a leading telecommunications provider seeks to recruit a Field Operations Engineer-Fibre.

The purpose of the job will be to successfully undertake all activities relating to routine maintenance, corrective maintenance, root cause analysis and network quality initiatives for the fibre optic network


Evaluates, tests, and repairs old or malfunctioning fibre network infrastructure along with scheduled preventive maintenance routines covering: Optical cable, Closure kits, Ducts and Man holes

Generate sensor indicators and execute inspections ensuring the fibre optic systems do not contain faults that could destabilize its performance.

Conducts regular inspections of the assigned system and repairs any defects recognized.

Prepare and maintain system records and system diagrams.

Perform fibre optic maintenance including: Point of break /link analysis, splicing, core alignment and splice quality validation using necessary tools and techniques

Qualifications- Academic and Professional

BSC in Electronic/Electrical/Telecommunication Engineering or related field.

Training in optical fibre technology.

Higher Diploma in Electrical and Electronics Engineering

Certification in Fiber technology


Two years experience in fibre maintenance

Proven track record in analyzing trends, undertaking root cause analysis, identifying key issues and putting in place actions to address and improve network & service availability and quality.

Technical Competencies

Fibre optics maintenance tools and techniques.

Microsoft Office

Customer focus

Planning and organizing.


Must be able to work at height (certified), in confined spaces and in all weathers.

How To Apply

Applicants who meet the requirements stated above should send their application letter, Expected salary and detailed CVs with a day– time Telephone number to the email address: with Field Operations Engineer – Fibre (Nairobi) on the Subject line.