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Manager Project

Muscat, Muscat, Oman
March 15, 2019

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Syed Faraz Ahmed

PRINCE*® Certified

Current Address: BLD No. 662, P.O Box 130, WAY # 5509, Flate 501, BOUSHER MUSCAT, OMAN. Permanent Address: H # 432, Block-C-1, Unit No. 8, Latifabad, Hyderabad, Sindh, PAKISTAN. Mobile: +968-******** Email: PROFILE SUMMARY

Over 14 years of experience in Information Technology & Telecommunication field, primarily in Project Management, Wireless Access Network Rollouts, BSS Planning, Site Swap projects, 2G/3G/4G deployment, MS Operations & NOC surveillance.


Project Acceptance & DTP Manager at Ooredoo Modernization Project- OMAN. Huawei Technologies Pvt. (ltd)

(06 th Oct 2012 to till date).

Currently working in Huawei Technologies as Project Acceptance & DTP Manager for 2G/3G/4G BTS swap, LTE800/2800, New TK, Quad & Penta band Antenna Swap, Sector Addition &New Technology in OOREDOO Modernization Project- OMAN. Responsibilities

Responsible for define the Acceptance procedures within organization and with Customer.

Responsible for Quality Assurance activities.

Responsible for interface & negotiation to Customer.

Responsible of Onsite Acceptance activities with Customer and FM Representative.

Responsible for leading the Huawei & Ooredoo Quality Assurance teams for Acceptance.

Responsible for managing Sub-contractor teams for Pre-Quality visits &onsite acceptance .

Responsible for End to End activities to get the final acceptance from Customer.

Responsible for Acceptance plan, execution and customer approvals.

Responsible for Final Acceptance, Documentation & BOQs finalization with Customer.

Point of contact for Huawei & Customer Management regarding progress of Site Acceptance

& Quality standards.

Warehouse Management & Delivery, Transport & packaging (DTP) of existing material. Project Control Manager at CMPAK Project South.

Huawei Technologies Pvt. (ltd)

(09 th Feb 2012 to 26 th Sep 2012).

Worked in Huawei Technologies (Pakistan) as a Project Control Manager for 2G BTS swap, rollout & Expansion project in South region.


Responsible for making a cutover plan as per cluster allocation.

Responsible for conducting site surveys for BSC and BTS for Swap and Expansions sites.

Guide ASP for site layout diagram for installation of DBS 3900 equipment.

Responsible for Installation of BSC and DBS 3900 equipment for 2G.

Responsible for End To End Transmission Testing from BTS to BSC.

Responsible for software X-connection in live network.

Responsible for integrating the different configuration cell sites.

Performing Quality Check both for indoor/outdoor for all sites based on Huawei SOPs.

Responsible for swap cutover in PAR time.

Sites troubleshooting of routine internal alarms before PAT activities.

Responsible of PAT activities with customer and FM Representative.

Responsible for making ATP plan, execution and customer approvals.

Responsible for PACs.

NOC Team Lead at CMPAK Project South.

People Logic Pakistan Pvt. (ltd)

(01 st Jan 2010 to 01 st Sep 2011).


Managing & controlling of Ericsson, Huawei & ZTE BSS Network in CMPak.

Acting Field Operation Manager.

Monthly KPI Presentation to customer.

Daily, Weekly & Monthly SLA analysis.

UPL locked / Revisions with customer.

Manage Internal/External Alarm Reports.

Monitoring and controlling WO/Trouble ticket statistics by using (Inspur)

Manage O&M activities parallel with FOPs Manager.

Trouble shooting / Guide team on Ericsson 2000 series RBS by using Remote OMT/Winfiol/OSS, Huawei BTS3900/BSC6900/M2000, ZTE Netnumen.

Coordination with Customer in order to resolve O&M issues.

Monthly KPI analysis.

Network Performance reports.

Monitoring & Controlling of Ericsson BSS Network.

Handling Real-time Radio (Air Interface) Problems like Congestion, Zero Traffic, Low Handover Success rate, high Interference etc

Generate Daily, Weekly and Monthly Report

Generate Internal/External Alarm Report

Monitoring and controlling WO/Trouble ticket statistics by using (Inspur)

Internal & External Coordination for resolving the issues.

Available on-call support when needed

Manage O&M team and assign their duties.

Trouble shooting of Ericsson 2000 series RBS by using Remote OMT/Winfiol/OSS.

Coordination with Customer in order to resolve O&M issues.

Monthly KPI analysis.

Network Performance reports.

O&M Front office Engineer, NOC (Ericsson) at CMPAK Project South. People Logic Pakistan Pvt. (ltd)

(02 Sep 2009 to 31 Dec 2009).


Up-to-date working knowledge with Ericsson Transmission System

Escalation of Base Transceiver station (BTS) Alarms via OSS (Citrix).

Trouble Shooting of Base Transceiver station (BTS) Alarms via OSS (Citrix).

Management & configuration of NOC Monitoring tools.

Generate work orders on INSPUR (software)

Generate hourly, daily, weekly & monthly outages reports through INSPUR.

To Implement & monitoring for Eternal Alarms as agreed with customers.

Outage analysis.

Analysis on major contributors.

Remotely alarm simulations & troubleshooting.

RAN ( Radio Access Network ) Coordinator at CMPAK Project South. Ericsson Pakistan Pvt. (ltd)

(26 Nov 2007 to 30 Aug 2009).


Responsible for Data Base for Whole RAN Progress and Planning.

Responsible for Release Daily RAN Progress to higher management and Customer.

Coordination for sites installation to Authorized Service Provider (ASP).

Responsible for External Alarm rectification and simulation using winfoil/OSS.

Ericsson 2000 series RBS Integration (2216/2116, 2111)

Generate Daily Internal and External alarm Report by using OSS.

Implementation coordinator for External Alarm progress, reporting and verification at BSC end.

TRX expansion (Sectors and DRUs) through Winfiol.

Responsible for making plan for telecom installation and implementation of BTS, TRM and integration.

Responsible for maintain SITE HANDLER, Ericsson SAP database.

Responsible for planning against each site’s installation inspection and quality (Provisional acceptance test) PAT & (Final acceptance test) FAT. National Database & Registration Authority (NADRA) Ministry of Interior, Government of Pakistan.

(13 Sep 2003 to 15 Dec 2007).

Worked for NADRA as Technical Supervisor, last posted at Nadra Swift Registration Center- Latifabad, Hyderabad.


Responsible for training the staff members according to Office policies.

Responsible for Office Management.

Responsible for satisfy the each applicants or Customer.

Responsible for Technical issues related to NSRC.

Responsible for IP configuration for all remote networks.

Responsible for Installation & configuration of Network devices like Switches, Router, Access Servers, Firewall involved in government domain.

Responsible for the Troubleshooting of Operating System (Windows 2000) & applications

(FTRC, CRC Application, Customer Relationship Management – CRM & others).

Manage Local area network within swift center & Wide area network for up/down links.

Public Dealing related to the technical issues, problem solving & proper guideline for customers.

Work for MRP (Machine Readable Passport) Project for technical assistance.

Work for ANR Project for technical & document assistance.

Work for BMP (Bill Payment Machine) Project for technical assistance. MANAGEMENT & TECHNICAL SKILLS

1. Team & people management.

2. ERICSSON: OSS Citrix ICA Client, Mini-Link, WINFIOL, DCN implementation, RBS2111, RBS2216, RBS2116 & Service on Microwave (SOM). 3. HUAWEI: iManager M2000 & Web LMT.

4. ZTE : ISMG clients/ Minos Netnumen & ZXM10 External Alarm System. 5. INSPUR: NetWatcher.

6. Project Planning and Coordination.

7. Excellent in Training and structural development for organization. 8. Excellent skill in Telecommunication (Installation and Transmission) 9. Good analysis on Transmission Planning and Network designing. 10. Excellent skills of Management Information System (MIS). 11. Excellent Command on Web designing and Development such as HTML, DHTML, XML, Java script, VB Script, PWS, IIS, Domain Registration, Web Hosting & tool soft ware’s. 12. Excellent Command on DBMS, RDBMS and PL/SQL database. 13. Operating System used: DOS, Win 95/98, Win 2000, Win XP, Win NT, Win Vista. OTHERS

Awards & Achievements

1. Certification of Appreciation – OOREDOO – 2017–From Chief Technology Officer (CTO). 2. Certificate of Excellent Staff – HUAWEI – 2017 – From D&S Vice President (VP). 3. Certification of Appreciation – OOREDOO – 2017 – From Director CPIM. 4. Certification of Appreciation–OOREDOO – 2016 – From Director Implementation & Infrastructure.

5. Excellent Contribution Award – HUAWEI – 2016 – From Project Director. 6. Certification of Appreciation–OOREDOO – 2015 – From Director Implementation & Infrastructure.

Training & Certifications

1. PRINCE2® Foundation Certified in Project Management. 2. PRINCE2® Practitioner Certified in Project Management. 3. Huawei L3 Project Management training.

4. BTS3900 GSM V1R2 Operation & Maintenance training. 5. GSM IManager M2000 Network monitoring training. 6. BSC6900 GSM V900R011 BSS Operation & Maintenance training. 7. Cyber Security Certification

8. Introduction to PROPS-C.

9. Ericsson PROPS R4 Interactive course.

10. SAP HRMS ESS Basic Training.

11. SAP User Administrator Handling.

12. Six Sigma (Basic).

13. Individual Performance Management HR.

14. Competence Management.

15. The Global Service Delivery Competence Management. Projects.

1. ZONG, CMPak project Phase-I & II in south region for SWAP & NTK Rollout at Ericsson. 2. Nadra swift registration centers in sindh, Interior ministry project. 3. KIOSK project for BPMs, Interior ministry project. 4. Afghani National Registration collaboration with UNICEF, Interior ministry project. 5. Technical support for Machine Readable Passport (MRP) project, Interior ministry project. 6. CMPak project for Network operation center for Operation & Maintenance at PPL. 7. CMPak Swap project for 2G Swap, Rollout & Expansion in south Pakistan. 8. Nawras Project for 2G, 3G & 4G/LTE in Oman.

9. OOREDOO Modernization Project for LTE TDD & FDD L800/L900/L1800 bands in Oman. PERSONAL DETAILS

Father’s Name : Syed Muhammad Usman

Marital Status : Married

Date of Birth : 13-March-1983

CNIC : 41302-1299835-3

Nationality : Pakistani


University of Sindh, Jamshoro.

Master in Business Administration

In Management Information System (M.I.S)

University of Sindh, Jamshoro.

Bachelor of Commerce.

Sindh Board of Technical Education, Karachi (S.B.T.E). Diploma in Web Mastering and E-Commerce Solution (DWE). SZABIST-Shaheed Zulfikar Ali Bhutto Institute of Science and Technology). Diploma in Management Sciences (DMS)


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