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Operations Manager

Job Title: Operations Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Mauritius
Reference: ONG-267259
Job Published: July 26, 2018 14:08

Job Description

About the role

To effectively monitor change requests assigned to VPO team, are attended and released error-free and On Time according to KPI targets

To ensure that the workload is balanced among

Team members

To assign changes to team members as per team rosters

To own first level of escalations

To support and coach the team to ensure they follow the defined processes and engineering rules while releasing changes

To own operational improvements and ensure that necessary actions are taken to improve KPIs

To prepare team roster according to work load requirements

To monitor team / individual performance

To complete semester individual appraisals

Perform Feasibility study and Risk analysis of Customer change / migration requests

Validate the technical solution to support Customer change request

Prepare and build configuration for Customer change or migration request along with fallback procedure

Work closely with Customer VPO’s to ensure first time right implementation (dual validation for complex change request)

Right First Time new configurations

Pre test new configuration and Release it on Customer network during scheduled Customer maintenance window and perform post test.

If required perform troubleshooting and perform fallback

Remain point of escalation for Service Operations during change PIR Delay

Ownership of configurations during handover period

Support Customer acceptance testing CAT when outside business hours of Customer VPO

Successful CAT as per Customer schedule

Perform all OTB Little and Clear Impact change requests for all VPO Customers

On Time and right first time for Implementation of configuration



About you

Professional skills skill target proficiency level expected
1 global effectiveness - proficient
2 customer service orientation- proficient
3 operational and financial excellence- proficient
4 knowledge and development - advanced
5 team working and networking - advanced
6 leadership and matrix management - advanced
7 employee development and performance management -advanced
8 delegation and empowerment- proficient


Additional information

Knowledge and abilities:

Knowledge of MPLS, BGP, QoS

Good interpersonal and communication skills

Good time management, and organizational skills

Customer Oriented Attitude

Ability to work under pressure and multitasking.

Proactive and self motivated

Problem Solving Skill

Coaching and Mentoring skills

Team Spirit

Team management

Escalation handling

Preparing and maintaining rosters

Education, qualifications, and certifications:

Degree in Computer Science / Electronics and Telecommunication or any other Engineering degree

CCNA certification level required.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) or Cisco Certified Internetwork Professional (CCIP) -


ITIL Certification - desirable


2 years experience in people management


Coaching / Mentoring team members

Worked in a customer facing environment

Configuring Cisco Routers and Switches

TCP/IP - IP Addressing


Layer 2 technologies - Frame Relay, ATM, Metro Ethernet

Knowledge of: MPLS, BGP, QoS

Desirable: other vendor equipment – HP / Juniper


*Dear Candidate, kindly note that this role is not managed by Castille. Orange, in this case, is responsible to manage the application process. In case of any difficulties, feel free to contact, and we will direct your query to the relevant contact at Orange.