Design Manager

ABH Partners PLC

Responsible in coordinating all design matters relating to a project, helping to ensure that the multi-disciplinary teams building the project work together smoothly and that everything is delivered on time and within budget.



Addis Ababa,
Addis Ababa

Career Level
5+ years
Type of corporation
Company size

ABH Partners Plc. is a leading consultancy and human resources sourcing firm in Ethiopia with about 15 years of experience in supporting the implementation of development programs and projects. ABH exists to fuel synergistic societal growth by harnessing local knowledge and international standard. Dedicated to the betterment of societal development, technical assistance, and knowledge management, ABH has gained credibility and industry experience in the development sector in general ABH partners would like to invite applicants who meet the below requirements to apply for the position of Design Manager to be assigned in a prominent international Telecom Company/ZTE.

Required number: One

Duty station: Addis Ababa

Employment Status: Contract

Salary: Attractive 

Expected Start Date: Immediately after concluding the contract agreement.

Duties and Responsibility

  • Responsible for the management of design team.
  • Responsible to the Planning of design activities including site survey, site design, customer clarification.
  •  Ensure Quality, Environmental and H&S requirements are met during survey.
  •  Ensure Deployment Process and Procedures are met during survey.
  •  Technical interface for quality assessment of partner and evaluate partner's work.
  •  Technical interface for quality assessment of customer.
  • Output daily/weekly report including progress / status/ issues and partner performance evaluation for each site.
  •  Manage pending issues and if necessary search for support or escalation 

Experience & Qualification:

  • Bachelor Degree or above in Engineering, IT, Computer Science, and other related fields. 
  • A minimum of 5 years working experiencesWireless Telecoms Site Design management & hands on Wireless Telecoms Site Design experience
  • Having the following experience: RF, site adaptation & field    experience.
  • The successful applicant will having experience in creating,  adjusting optimizing design guidance documentation.
  •  Excellent customer facing experience.
  • Experience of working within the Telecommunications sector
  • Extensive professional telecoms design and telecoms infrastructure  project experience
  • Good understanding of Structural and/or Electrical design on   Wireless Sites, including H&S compliance
  • Implement best practices and industry standards in designs
  • Review and approve designs for issue
  • Attend progress meetings with client/suppliers
  • Expected to lead technical investigations that result from client/internal queries (technical or H&S) and to support the design team in providing detailed answers to address any concerns raised.
  • A qualification in engineering or equivalent
  • The Wireless Design Engineer will be expected to have a strong working knowledge of Wireless Site Design, working with the direct support of the lead Acquisition Managers and Lead Design Engineers to ensure that sites that have been designed by 3rd parties are compliant prior to the acquisition process.


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