Communication Engineer in Eastern Africa Job summary Job title: Communication Engineer Company: Danimex Communication Ltd. Location: The assignment will cover 11 Eastern Africa Countries. Industry: Radio- and satellite communication Job type: 1 year contract with 6 Months Probation. Renewable subject to performance. Experience: 2+ years in the communication industry About the company and the position Danimex Communication Ltd. with headquarter in Denmark is a major player in the communication market in Europe, Middle East and Africa and is going through steady growth. To support this growth Danimex is actively looking to hire a communication engineer highly experienced in HF and VHF/UHF technologies. The position as Communication Engineer is an exciting and challenging position for the right person. The candidate will be responsible for Danimex' technical operations throughout the East African region, covering 11 countries. This is a hands-on position, where the candidate will be directly involved in workshop activities as well as field operations. Employment will be based on a 1 year contract with possibility for extension and career progression for the right candidate. The candidate will report directly to the Regional Manager of Eastern Africa. Technical support responsibilities Pre-sales integrated solutions design, backed by main support team Workshop duties programming, repair, duplexer tuning etc. Field installations planning, implementation, support, supervision Technical support to dealers and customers Technical Training responsibilities Internal training of technical staff External training of dealers' technical staff Personal qualities and ambitions You have the positive mindset, the attitude and the energy of an entrepreneur: Independent, self-driven and motivated by challenge You navigate in different cultures with confidence, insight and respect You are an achiever and a performer, patient and balanced You work systematically and disciplined Experience and skills Educated and highly technically experienced with HF, VHF/UHF and Satellite communication equipment Professional experience in planning, managing and implementing communication technologies Candidates with a general technical background will be preferred You live in Africa at present You are fluent in English, both written and spoken How to apply for this position To acquire further information about the position, please contact Sanctus Mtsimbe on: +255 782 820 820 or +254 736 509 602 or send an email to email@example.com To apply for this position, submit your application and CV by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org (subject: CE - Eastern Africa) no later than January 31st 2012. About Danimex Communication Danimex Communication A/S is a leading supplier of communication solutions in rural areas of the world with poor or no infrastructure. Activities stretch across Africa, Middle East and South and Central Asia, including operations in Afghanistan and Iraq. Customers range from United Nations to national defences and public service organisations such as security, firefighters and public administration offices. In the private sector we serve the oil and gas industry through our network of local partners. Selling products is only part of our business. We sell solutions. By accepting challenges and developing turnkey solutions, we gain respect, while expanding our business platform. Danimex has signed up to United Nations Global Compact charter and is an equal rights employer.