Digicel Group Technology Strategy Manager in Jamaica

Digicel Group is a total communications and entertainment provider with operations in 32 markets in the Caribbean, Central America and Asia Pacific. After 16 years of operation, total investment to date stands at over US$5 billion worldwide. The company is renowned for delivering best value, best service and best network.

Digicel also runs a host of community-based initiatives across its markets and has set up Digicel Foundations in Haiti, Jamaica, Papua New Guinea and Trinidad and Tobago which focus on educational, cultural and social development programmes.

The Digicel 2030 global transformation programme sees it promising customers a completely new communications and entertainment experience made possible by a more agile, customer-centric application of resources and investment.

Digicel is one of the first communications and entertainment providers in the world to initiate a wide scale transformation agenda. The core elements of the Digicel 2030 transformation see it undertaking a complete re-design of the organisational structure; putting customers in control and making a commitment to deliver a superior superfast network experience.

_Job Title: Technology Strategy Manager Location: Group Caribbean - Jamaica Expected Starting Period:Fourth Quarter 2017

Summary/Objective:

As Technology Strategy Manager you will work closely with the Head of Technology Strategy and a small team of specialists to deliver and assist delivery of the technology strategy in line with the overall strategy of the Company.

You will also be charged with the task of formulating Technology Strategy for the Digicel Group across all markets and technologies, ranging from Fixed (FTTH), Wireless (3G, LTE, FWA), Broadband to Media and covering from devices and terminals, to Network Infrastructure, Core and IP Networks to OSS systems and the IT systems that support the business.

Qualifications:_

  • Master’s degree in Electrical or Telecommunications Engineering with 5 years’ experience in Telecommunications
  • OR*

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical or Telecommunications Engineering with 8 years’ experience in Telecommunications in addition to at least 2 years of management experience at a senior level.

Job Title: Technology Strategy Manager

Job Function: Technical

Location: Jamaica - Group Caribbean