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Engineer Manager

Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
December 05, 2019

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Som Singh Negi

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Nagar, Lucknow, UP


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2 Months


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To achieve a challenging and career prospective placement in Technical and Management, where I shall attain higher knowledge to learn new opportunities and seek a position to utilize my skills and abilities in the industries that offer professional growth while being resourceful, innovative and flexible. Professional & Academic Qualifications:

• PMP Certified, PMP no.2309086 on 16th Jan 2019.

• 2Weeks hands on Training/Practical on 5G Classical BTS & 5G cloud.

• Completed MBA in Operations from Sikkim Manipal University in May 2017.

• Completed B.Tech degree in ELECTRONICS & COMMUNICATION ENGG from U.P. Technical University (1st Division) in 2005.

• Intermediate (12th) in Science from Career Convent College, ICSE Board, Lucknow in 1999.

• High School (10th) from Career Convent College, ICSE Board, Lucknow in 1997. Awards & Achievements:

• Got the Ericsson Rock Star certificate for Good performance and new innovations.

• Received Letter of Appreciation from RSA Market Lead for 3G Rollout on 2nd Oct 2015.

• Ericsson Technical RAN certificate 3G on 29th Jan 2015.

• Certificate of appreciation for outstanding performance and significant contribution to Network Implementation of 2G, 3G and 4G for T-Mobile Modernization, USA on 10th nov.2013

• Soft Skill Communication Certificate from Merit Software Services from 3rd Dec 2012 to 21st Dec 2012.

Skill Summary:

• Technology Worked: 2G,3G,4G and 5G.

• Project Management & Network Rollout of Telecom Projects.

• Having strong understanding of all knowledge areas of Project Management.

• Very Good exposure to Network Deployment and Integration.

• Multi-Vendor Experience (Nokia, Ericsson and Huawei)

• Resource management (Vendor, Manpower & Spare).

• Operation & Maintenance (Preventive and Corrective) of all telecom equipment.

• Mapping client’s requirements and coordinating different Stake holders in developing and implementing processes in line with pre-set guidelines. Bringing them for the smooth processing of project and bringing to unified platform. Technical Support Services:

• Knowledge of LTE Layers, Protocols & Channels

• Technical services include Commissioning & Integration of different network elements Like 2G,3G,4G & 5G.

• Expertise in Configuration/Integration Management, Fault Management, Alarm / RET troubleshooting, Performance monitoring, S/W Up gradation, Parameter Update.

• Providing L2 technical support 24x7 to field Engineers online/onsite and thus managing the entire LTE Network stable.

• Provide technical support for rollouts of new features & complex technical matters/alarms. Discussing with R & D expert for Resolution and same is being implemented in field.


Work Experience:

Currently Working in Nokia Networks Chennai since 8th Mar2017. 12+ years’ experience in managing technical project/Projects & have deep knowledge of Telcom project across 3G,4G and 5G technology domain experience and related subject matter expertise. Project Deliver Manager T-Mobile Customer USA

Nokia Networks, Chennai 15-Oct-2019 Till now

• Managing end to end FOA related activities.

• Daily Customer Meetings for FOA planning and execution

• Responsible for building and tracking E2E project plan, covering all aspects of the project scope-including FOA, Lab test, deployment, give and get, etc.

• Ensure that the project is planned correctly, and owner of each deliverable is identified correctly, and that work is executed and aligned with the project charter in order to meet the KPIs and planned deliverables.

• Ensures that information is gathered and disseminated to all stakeholders/management.

• Keeping Track and highlight trends and raise areas of concern regarding possible deviations from project/KPI.

• Responsible for project governance - perform project audits/reviews and extract lessons-learned.

• Preparing risk management reports and statuses, perform reviews of various project activities to identify and highlight risks and develops appropriate contingency plans.

• Coordination with Tier3, R&D and other stakeholders for planning and execution. RAN NI Expert Sprint Customer USA

Nokia Networks, Chennai 01-Mar-2019 Till now

• Managing and Working with experience distributed teams.

• Driving continuous improvements in project planning and execution.

• Supporting 5G Classic BTS Installation and checking remote connectivity.

• A talent for multi-tasking, meeting deadlines/deliverables, learning new skills, methodologies, and working under pressure.

• Responsible for MAA swap Activity,8T8R to 64T64R or 32T32R for 4G Airscale Sites.

• Coordinating with Site Engineers and Field Managers for Planned activities.

• Daily Update & Report with Regions Market PM.

• Responsible for Technical issues.

• Ensure customer satisfaction with delivery and implementation services.

• Managing team with responsibility of building competency & career planning.

• Managing team to ensure right competency at right time with focus on delivering value to team and customer along with custodian of Nokia values

• Strong in follow-up coordination skills.

• Engaging in customer dialogue to report on Project status, seeking feedback on delivery quality and deliverables. RAN NI Expert T-Mobile Customer USA

Nokia Networks, Chennai 01-Nov-2018 to 28-Feb-2019

• Coordinating with Site Engineers, Field Mangers and Provide technical support to them remotely.

• Troubleshooting on 2G,3G,4G & 5G Nokia BTS.

• Manage customer issue on Trouble ticket management system.

• Airscale BTS TS and Support. (ASIA,ABIA)

• Modifying Trouble Ticket in PT4 Tool.

• To track and follow up with Market Field Mangers for assigned issues to market.

• Remote SW upgrade & Remote License Installation.

• Handling the Bridge to support Site Engineers.

• Provides preventive and corrective maintenance support.

• To Perform on issue/TT as defined by SLA or KPI (Respond, Restore, Resolve, etc.)

• Be on 24hx7d stand-by for remote technical support RAN NI Specialist T-Mobile Customer USA

Nokia Networks, Chennai 01-Apr-2018 till 31-Oct2018 III

• Responsible for 2G,3G, 4G & 5G Rollout for T-Mobile USA Customer.

• Troubleshooting on T-Mobile Network

Technical BTS Manager T-Mobile Customer USA

Nokia Networks, Chennai 07-Mar-2017 till 31-Mar-2018

• Flexible and collaborative work style, ability to work well in various client environments.

• Escalation Management for projects included within the delivery Projects.

• Ensure customer satisfaction with delivery and implementation services.

• Responsible for 2G,3G and 4G Rollout for T-Mobile USA Customer.

• Coordinating with Team Member, Market PM and Site Engineers for site issues.

• Troubleshooting & Support on Bridge to site Engineers.

• Weekly status report Meeting for completed Sites & Pending issues.

• High energy and “can do” attitude and ability to adapt to changing priorities.

• Driving continuous improvements in project planning and execution.

• Ability to lead decision-making through influence and make sound decisions in the best interest of the client as needed throughout the project lifecycle.

Past Employment:

RAN Specialist

Ericsson Global India Pvt. Ltd. Kolkata 13-Jan-2014 to 03-Mar-2017

• Responsible for Remote Support of TCU Integration,3G Integration, Legacy cutover & Troubleshooting for Ethio Telecom Customer from 10th May 2016 to Mar2017.

• Worked Onsite and responsible for 3G RBS integration and Troubleshooting for Ethio Telecom Customer from 3rdOct2015 to 9th May2016.

• Responsible for Remote Support of 3G Integration, Troubleshooting, IP Migration, Carrier Addition, Script Preparation, Antenna and RU SWAP & 3G RBS Upgrade for STC-Saudi Customer from 10th Feb2015 to 30th Sep2015.

• Worked Onsite in Egypt and responsible for 3G rehoming & troubleshooting for Vodafone Customer from 1st Nov2014 to Jan2015.

• Responsible for Remote Support 3G rehoming Integration of 3G Sites both ATM & IP, Script Preparation and Troubleshooting for Airtel-Nigeria & MTN Nigeria Customer from 25th Apr2014 to Nov2014.

• Responsible for Remote Support on LTE SW upgrade for Telecom Italia customer from 30th Mar2014 to 24th Apr2014.

• Responsible for Remote Support on LTE SW upgrade for Vodafone Netherland Customer from 19th Mar2014 to 28th Mar2015.

• Responsible for Remote Support on LTE SW Upgrade, Scripting and License Installation, LTE Integration for Telecom Italia Customer from 21st Jan to 18th Mar2014.

NI Tier2 Support Engineer

Nokia Siemens Network Ltd. Chennai 07-Nov-12 to 10-Jan-2014

• Coordinating with Regional Managers and Technical Hit Team for resolving Technical and non-technical issues.

• Coordinating and taking Follow up from Tier-1 Engineers for Site creation & any issues while integrating Sites.

• Coordinating with Field Engineer & T-Mobile Switch for transmission cutover from Ericsson & Nortel 2G BTS with Nokia.

• Commissioning of 4G,3G & 2G Nokia Flexi Multi Radio.

• Closing the TT (Trouble Ticket generated by Fault Management).

• Troubleshooting of alarms in 2G, 3G & 4G.

• Uploading the Latest SW for LTE 4G remotely & 3G Generic license.

• Escalating to Issue to Tier-3, OSS team & SDC Planning team. Assistant Project Manager

IGTL Ltd., Nigeria 23-Aug-2011 to 10-May-2012

• Coordinating with Site Engineers for 3GBTS Integration (Huawei BTS) for Airtel Customer

• Coordinating with logistic for Material Delivery.

• Coordinating with Technical Head for Proper movement of Project.

• Coordinating with Regional Managers and Engineers for accomplishment of ATP and Alarm clearance in given time.

• Coordinating with Team for Filter Installation to avoid Interference.

• Giving support to Site Engineers for troubleshooting alarm on 3G. IV

• Making CME file and cell configuration.

• Doing Cutovers of 3G Sites from ATM to IP.

• Commissioning of 3G by Uploading CME file remotely and License upgrade.

• Working on I Manager M2000 client, CME Express.

• Coordinating with Transmission Engineers to check loop & Break.

• Back office support/L3 support for RAN.

Team Lead

Knetco, Kuwait 23-Jan-2011 to 4-Aug-2011

• Responsible for PAT with VIVA customer and clearing the issues before PAT.

• Installation and commissioning Huawei 3G (NODEB3900) and 2G (BTS3900). (Indoor and Outdoor) & troubleshoot & support the Node B Installation, Testing, Commissioning, Integration, reconfiguration & Acceptance.

• Installation and Commissioning of RTN610, RTN620, RTN910 & RTN950.

• Coordinating with Team and senior for accomplishment of TI work within given time by Customer.

• Full local phase Management of project - doing meetings, Installation, Integration, Validation, Acceptance, Training etc.

• Installation, Swap of microwave antennas,1+1 link (HSB, SD) & manually crosscheck for 1+1 protection of Mw link.

• Site quality check as per Customer standard.

• Troubleshooting of alarms in 3Gand RTN.

FLM Engineer

Hayat Communication LLC, Dubai 17-May-2010 to 21-Jan-2011

• Maintenance of DU Network.

• Giving support from Site to Transmission Engineers for Transmission Issues in Nera Interlink, NERA Evo, FIU, FHXC, Flexi hybrid.

FLM Engineer

Saudi Delta LLC, Dubai 23-Nov-2009 to 27-Apr-2010

• Maintenance of DU Network.

• Co-coordinating with NOC and FLM Coordinator so as to rectify the Alarms soon and to Close the TT (Trouble ticket no) & Work Order no.

• Traffic shifting from one transmission Equipment to another transmission.

• AT for new Sites and sending the SNAG report to Manager.

• Software up gradation of FIU, RRI, AXUB & FRGD.

• Coordinating with the Transmission Engineers for the Q1 Management.

• Replacement of Faulty Cards (TSGB,TSDA,DVDC,DVGA,ESMA,AXUB, EXXA etc.)

• Shifting of E1 from Nokia Transmission to Huawei Transmission.

• Coordinating with SLO and FLO, giving support for rectifying alarm. Telecom Engineer

IGTL LLC, Dubai, Abu-Dhabi, Alin 6-Feb-2009 to 17-Aug-2009

• Supervision of Hardware installation work Microwave Rack, IDU, ODU, Antenna, IF Cable and Commissioning of Microwave Links.

• Installation and commissioning of Huawei & Nokia 3G.

• Alarm Termination of BTS and Power Plant to Alarm DDF BOX.

• Site Integration, Alarm Testing, GPRS & Call Testing from RIC (OMC).

• Co-ordination with Team Members (Technical & Non-Technical) to complete the Target & Integration well before time.

• Managing Quality for Telecom Installations & Quality Inspection of Site before PAT.

• Responsible for PAT with NSN and operator.

• Responsible for Final Handover of SITE to Customer with no snags.

• New Site survey for checking site materials as per requirement.

• New Site audit & acceptance from projects to ensure good quality installation. Senior Executive

IDEA, Budaun, UP 10-Jun-2008 to 28-Jan-2009

• Responsible for IDEA O&M related activities.

• Coordination with Project Team, and Managers for Site Acceptance. Maintenance Engineer


Denave India Pvt. Ltd (Nokia Outsource) 1-Jul-2007 to 9-Jun-2008

• Responsible for BSNL O&M Network related activities in Agra & Mathura Region UP circle Maintenance Engineer

Integra Pvt. Ltd (Nokia Outsource) 1-Nov-2006 to 29-Jun-2007

• Responsible for BSNL O&M Network related activities in Mathura Region UP circle DECLARATION

I, hereby declare that all the above information is true to the best of my knowledge and belief. Date: Som Singh Negi

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