Job Overview

  • Date Posted
    May 10, 2024
  • Expiration date
    May 17, 2024
  • Experience
    7 Years
  • Gender
  • Qualification
    Bachelor Degree, Master’s Degree
  • Organization
    K3 Telecom (SL) Limited
  • Required Languages

Job Description


Job Title:  Head of Network  Job Category:
Department/Group:  Technical  Job Code/ Req#:
Location:  Freetown  Travel Required:


Role and Responsibilities

We are seeking a talented and experienced Head of Network to lead our network  operations and drive the strategic direction of our telecommunications infrastructure.  The ideal candidate will possess strong leadership skills, technical expertise in  network architecture and design, and a passion for delivering exceptional service. 


Develop and implement strategic plans to optimize network performance,  scalability, and reliability. 

Lead a team of network engineers and technicians, providing guidance,  support, and mentorship to ensure operational excellence. 

Oversee the design, deployment, and maintenance of telecommunications  infrastructure, including wired and wireless networks. 

Collaborate with cross-functional teams to assess network requirements,  design solutions, and implement new technologies. 

Monitor network performance and security, proactively identifying and resolving  issues to minimize downtime and ensure data integrity. 

Manage vendor relationships and negotiate contracts for network equipment  and services. 

Stay abreast of industry trends and emerging technologies, evaluating their  potential impact on our network architecture and business objectives.

Develop and maintain network documentation, including diagrams, procedures,  and policies. 

Provide regular reports and updates to senior management on network  performance, projects, and initiatives. 


Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related  field; Master’s degree preferred. 

Minimum of 7 years of experience in network engineering or a related role, with  at least 3 years in a leadership capacity. 

In-depth knowledge of networking protocols, technologies, and standards.

Strong understanding of network security principles and best practices.


K3 Telecom (SL) Limited  

9 Lumley Road Junction, Spur Road Freetown,  Sierra Leone+232 33 399399 

Experience with network monitoring and management tools (e.g., SNMP,  Wireshark, Nagios). 

Excellent communication skills, with the ability to effectively convey technical  information to both technical and non-technical stakeholders. 

Proven leadership abilities, with a track record of building and managing high performing teams. 

Demonstrated strategic thinking and problem-solving skills, with the ability to  drive innovation and continuous improvement. 

Relevant certifications (e.g., CCNA, CCNP, CISSP) preferred. 

Join our team and help shape the future of telecommunications technology. Apply  now. 


To apply for this position, please submit your resume and a cover letter detailing your  relevant experience and qualifications to The closing  date for all applications is on 24th May 2024.

K3 Telecom (SL) Limited  

9 Lumley Road Junction, Spur Road Freetown,  Sierra Leone+232 33 399399