The BlackBerry Global Creative Director, +Alicia Keys, has launched the new BlackBerry Scholars Program, as part of the company’s global women’s initiative designed to inspire more women to enter and develop careers in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM).
The BlackBerry® Scholars Program is a global four-year scholarship program for outstanding women entering their first year of undergraduate study at an accredited college or university. The Program is designed to help increase the number of women studying and influencing the future of mobile computing, including Science, Technology, Engineering and Math, and particularly those with an interest and/or aptitude in the mobile computing space.
Women who will be entering their first year of study in the 2013-2014 academic year and are interested in this scholarship may apply for the Program by 5pm EST on the June 26th, 2013 application deadline.
MTN Nigeria – The leader in telecommunications in Nigeria, and a part of a diverse community in Africa and the Middle East, our brand is instantly recognisable. It is through our compelling brand that we are able to attract the right talents who we carefully nurture by continuously improving our employment offerings even beyond reward and recognition.
MTN Nigeria is recruiting to fill the below position:
Cobranet, an Internet Service Provider has the following vacancies
Bachelor Science or Higher National Diploma Electrical /Electronics or Bachelor
Engineering with NOT less than 2 years Experience
Possessions of any 2 of these Certifications a MUST:
Bachelor Science/Higher National Diploma or Diploma Electrical /Electronics with NOT less than 2 years Experience
Hands on knowledge and experience in electrical/electronics/wiring an added advantage.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Wireless/LAN Network Monitoring and Fault Resolution
Provide telephonic technical support to corporate clients.
Help customers with resolving technical problems
Handle escalation of technical problems from call operators
Requirements for the role:
Familiarity with WIMAX/wireless WAN networks
Routing and Switching Experience (2 years)
Deep understanding of networking protocols (TCP, IP, DHCP, SMTP, POP3, HTTP/HTTPS).
Service-minded, a quick learner, a problem solver and ability to work with minimal supervision
Excellent verbal communication (English),Good telephone manner
Previous experience in a technical support role an advantage
University degree or its equivalent. B.Sc/HND Computer Science/Engineering or related discipline.
Possession of CCNA is a must. Possession CCNP and CCIE etc. will be an added advantage.
Minimum of two (2) years post NYSC qualification experience in network support.
Careers in MTN Nigeria is focused on the strategic development of talent in line with the key business imperative of ensuring continuity through our key source of competitive advantage
Who we are looking for?
A true MTNer lives our values, uses success to achieve positive change, always strives to make things better and delivers results in line with our business objectives.
1. Leadership: Providing vision and guidance.
2. Integrity: Consistently doing what is right and delivering on commitments.
3. Relationships: Positively working together to achieve a goal.
4. Innovation: Being solution focused.
5. Can-Do: Believing that anything is possible.