Work History

Work History
Nov 2014 - Present

NOC Engineer

Telenor Pakistan

Department: Network Operations.

  • Network surveillance & monitoring using ZTE's NetNumen Management System.
  • Ensuring the implementation of TL9000 process.
  • First line of support and maintenance within stipulated time frame.
  • Escalation/Dispatching and notification for troubleshooting to SLM.
  • Escalation to management for information and necessary actions.
  • Ownership of problem by following up with various SLM groups until resolution.
  • Following up procedures for efficient solution.
  • Reporting on full image of network unavailability and QoS.
  • Managing the record of each fault and correct follow-up using HP Service Manager.
  • Ensuring implementation of all technical processes relevant to network operations.
Apr 2014 - Nov 2014

RF Planning Engineer

Telenor Pakistan

 Outsourced to LCC International Inc.

  • Planning new sites for traffic balancing and for coverage requirements.
  • Nominal creation of coverage, capacity and quality sites.
  • Running predictions for newly planned sites on ASSET tool.
  • Site Surveys for area profiling.
  • Co-ordination with Civil Works/Implementation teams for Rollout progress.
  • Managing TSS engineers input for final site designs.
  • Tracking/ updating databases for Rollout progress.
  • Assessing Work Packages for upcoming 2G/3G sites.
  • Allocation of BCCH to newly integrated sites using ASSET tool.
Apr 2013 - Mar 2014

RF Drive Test Engineer

LCC International Inc.

ZTE VEGA Swap project of Telenor Pakistan.

  • Drive testing of the assigned Cluster/City/Complaint Areas/Pre and Post swap Sites.
  • Identifying Intra/Inter cell handover failures and missing neighbor issues.
  • Resolve customer complaints regarding poor signal strengths, bad quality, blocking and suggesting RF solution for the resolution of complaints within the defined SLA.
  • Frequency scanning using TEMS (v8.0.3).
  • Verification of BCCH, BSIC & LAC of sites. RxLevel, RxQual, EDGE & GPRS testing.
  • Responsible for confirmation of physical RF design like antenna height, tilts, azimuths etc. and propose the changes if necessary.
  • Analysing log files after drive tests and compiling Optimization reports using MapInfo professional.
  • Identification for Co-channel / adjacent channel interference.

Education

Education
2013

B. Sc. Electrical Engineering 

COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Islamabad

Major courses:

  • Wireless Communication Systems.
  • Telecommunication Systems Engineering.
  • Microwave Engineering.
  • Antenna and Radio wave propagation.
  • Digital Communications.
2008

Higher Secondary School

Pakistan International School, Riyadh

Federal Board of Intermediate & Secondary Education.

  • Pre-Engineering.
2006

Secondary School

Pakistan International School, Riyadh

Federal Board of Intermediate & Secondary Education.

  • Computer Science.

Final Year Project

Certifications
2012 - 2013

Comparative studies of cascaded channel coding schemes for wireless communications.

Project goal was to develop a system using different channel coding techniques in cascade with the most suited SNR and BER to make the transmission better and error free. A combination of three channel coding schemes was used in cascade to achieve the goal of better and error free transmission.

Technical Skills

  • Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PPT).
  • NetNumen Management System by ZTE.
  • ASSET by Aircom International. 
  • TEst Mobile System (TEMS) by Ascom.
  • MapInfo Professional.

Accomplishments & Achievements 

  • Served as Head boy of the school in the year 2005-2006.
  • Served as house leader in Annual Quiz competition 2008, PISR.
  • 1st in Short filming competition, Student week 2012 CIIT.