Senior Engineer, Data Centre M & E at 9mobile Nigeria


9mobile is a Nigerian private limited liability company. EMTS acquired a Unified Access Service License from the Nigerian Communications Commission in 2007. The License enables EMTS provide Fixed Telephony (wired or wireless), Digital Mobile Services, International Gateway Services and National/Regional Long Distance Services in addition to spectrum assignments in the 900 and 1800 MHz bands.

We are recruiting to fill the position of:

Job Title: Senior Engineer, Data Centre M & E

Job: IRC4679
Location: Lagos,NG

Job Summary

  • Manage and oversee the Data Centre power and cooling infrastructure, space/power allocation and equipment (DGs, UPS, HVAC, rectifiers and power controls).

Principal Functions

  • Supervise and maintain power and cooling equipment at Data Centre, IT rooms and all other equipment: (AC/DC system, Fire suppression system, HVAC and other passive infrastructure)
  • Implement all preventive and corrective maintenance activities.
  • Monitor all power and cooling consumption and capacity utilization
  • Coordinate new installations in the Data Centre according to power budget and design specification.
  • Ensure Data Centre power and floor space is optimised and manage BMS at the Data Centre
  • Update technical documentation, drawings and operational logs pertaining to equipment and maintenance activities.
  • Monitor diesel levels/ consumption and ensure refills as and when necessary.
  • Monitor utility power utilization and accurate records of all M and E equipment in the Data Centre.
  • Liaise with maintenance contractors and vendors, and prepare monthly reports on their activities for manager, M & E Data Centre’s attention.
  • Conduct and supervise and record, hourly and daily routine/physical inspection of all network element/nodes to ascertain their functionality at the DC/MGW
  • Conduct end to end AC & DC power backup fall back test for network resilience
  • Identify SPOF and communicate to your line manager for immediate attention and resolution
  • Carry out routine audit and facilitate risk assessment of DC, MGW and BSC sites.
  • Advise Manager, M& E Data Centre on cost saving initiatives in the DC environment
  • Perform other duties a directed by Manager, M & E Data Centre

Educational Requirements

  • First Degree or equivalent in Electrical Engineering
  • Minimum of  four (4) years post NYSC relevant work experience


  • Electrical and Mechanical Systems Maintenance & Repair
  • Electrical and Mechanical system planning & dimensioning
  • Power and Network Equipment Installation & Audit
  • Environmental monitoring system
  • Vendor management


  • Teaming
  • Communication
  • Problem Solving


  • Passion for Excellence
  • Integrity
  • Empowering people
  • Growing people
  • Teamwork
  • Customer Focus

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

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


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