Korek Telecom

IP Core Manager

Job Overview


The IP Core Manager is responsible for network operation and changes, upgrade and downgrades, network expansion and proactively report any outdated software/hardware to Planning Manager.

Key Responsibilities
  • Take care of the internal peer review of changes and device hardware, software maintenance.
  • Handles the device configuration changes and well communicates it to IP operation team for implementation.
  • Consult with other departments regarding Service Build, IP operational changes, Core network operation, and Capacity planning.
  • Create and maintain accurate network documentation and diagrams, proactively assess the environment and bring forward solutions to increase network resiliency.
  • MPBN Core network management, monitoring, expansion, capacity planning, and help in design.
  • IT and Enterprise network expansion, modernization, and optimization.
  • NMS support and renewal management such as SolarWinds, NFM-P and Huawei NCE
  • Work and interact with other team members to proactively plan for core network, supports other departments during new projects and its implementation
  • Working closely with other departments and outside vendors to identify, recommend, implement, and operate functional and cost-effective infrastructure management solutions.
  • Good coordination with other team members when required to ensure issues are addressed and closed on time.
  • Cisco Certified Internetworking Expert (CCIE) or equivalent.
  • Deep understanding about layer 1 infrastructure from fiber optics, SFP’s, ODF’s, DWDM, SDH, EoSDH.
  • Deep knowledge of TCP/IP and OSI model.
  • Deep understanding of static and dynamic routing protocols, and hands-on experience in the IP MPLS networks and BGP routing.
  • ITIL or equivalent management certificates
  • Full understanding of CAPEX/OPEX for IP hardware and software.
  • Capable to create design documents such as LLD and HLD for ongoing projects.
  • Should be available 24/7.
  • English (required)
  • Kurdish (required)
  • Arabic (preferred)


Number Of Positions
7-10 years of work experience in relevant field.
Bachelor or Master Communication or Computer Engineering