Manager - Transport Projects

Job Req ID:  38454

Hyderabad, IN

Function:  Technology/ IOT/Cloud

Vodafone Idea Limited is an Aditya Birla Group and Vodafone Group partnership. It is India’s leading telecom service provider. The Company provides pan India Voice and Data services across 2G, 3G and 4G platform. With the large spectrum portfolio to support the growing demand for data and voice, the company is committed to deliver delightful customer experiences and contribute towards creating a truly ‘Digital India’ by enabling millions of citizens to connect and build a better tomorrow. The Company is developing infrastructure to introduce newer and smarter technologies, making both retail and enterprise customers future ready with innovative offerings, conveniently accessible through an ecosystem of digital channels as well as extensive on-ground presence. The Company is listed on National Stock Exchange (NSE) and Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) in India.


TM – Transport Projects

Job Level/ Designation


Function / Department




Hiring Manager


Job Purpose



  • Responsible for all the transmission and IP projects rollout of the circle
  • Responsible for Transmission and IP Network Consolidation
  • Achieving the Transmission Projects budget Spent as per target
  • Transport network capacity and coverage expansion as per plan
  • Transport readiness for site rollout



Key Result Areas/Accountabilities



  • Responsible for Rollout of IP Projects of the circle in Access , Aggregation & Core layer.
  • Responsible for optical & IP network Consolidation in all the layers of the Circle, Access/ Aggregation / Core.
  • Responsible for lit up of the new OFC POPs of the circle by deploying planned equipment.
  • Coordination with SCM team , Equipment Supply vendors for timely materials delivery in Warehouse and site and Coordination with Circle and Infrastructure support team for Sites RFI from IP Service providers ( Indus, ATC, Bharti Infratel etc.) and timely Project completion , Capex Spending as per Budgetary Plan.
  • Responsible for transmission NMS integration of the Circle.
  • Completion of Transmission projects as per schedule, cost and quality.
  • Transmission readiness for new sites Rollout as per the business plan & Services Provisioning as per requirement
  • Capex Spending as per the budgetary plan and Utilization of Planned Inventory



Core Competencies, Knowledge, Experience



  • 12~15 years of Telecom domain experience in field projects & operations.
  • Strong Project Management & Programme Management expertise Transmission Network Rollout
  • Driving Vendors, Field Team, Circle Teams for timely Project Completion.
  • Good Knowledge and understanding of Transport Network Technologies & Topologies of both Optics ( DWDM, PTN, SDH ) and IP ( Internet protocol) / MPLS Etc..
  • Project management certification is desired
  • Handling change management, Material logistics & Inventory management.
  • 100% compliance to Vodafone HSW policies and procedures.



Must have technical / professional qualifications




Graduation – B. E./B. Tech.





Vodafone Idea Limited (formerly Idea Cellular Limited)
An Aditya Birla Group & Vodafone partnership