Intellex Acquires Expert by Big Village

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Expert Details

Telecommunications, 4G/5G, Network Design and Planning, Customer Experience, Network Modernization

ID: 736819 United Kingdom

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Since graduating from Istanbul Technical University in 2000 with a bachelor’s degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Expert has over 20 years of experience working in the telecommunications industry. He has previously worked as a Radio Frequency Consultant, Radio Planner, Optimisation Engineer, and Manager for many high-profile telecommunications companies. He was responsible for network design, parameter configuration, and surveying site location with consideration of transmission, power, security, access, space, and antenna propagation. Expert has conducted large-scale site testing and technical site surveys to enhance network quality, including adjusting antenna orientation and tilt for better coverage and dominance.

Expert's professional experience includes:
• >20-years Telecommunication Industry Experience
• >15 years of Network Design and Planning Experience
• >10-years of Technical Project Management
• >7-years of Network Design & Architecture
• > 1-year OpenRAN Service Consultancy
• GSM, UMTS, LTE, SRAN, 5G, MBB Networks Experiences
• 5G NR Planning and integration to existing LTE Network
• Crowd-sourcing Performance Measurement
• Customer Experience Network Benchmark
• RAN Transformation Management, Knowledge Transfer Management, Process Management
• KQI & SQI Management for CEM transformation
• Geo-location for data usage & Terminal vs Technology Analysis for better User Experience
• Evaluate the profitability of new projects, with considerations CAPEX and OPEX
• Experienced technical discussion of Tender Bidding of RFI, RFP, RFQ
• RAN Network Modernization, Upgrade & Performance Monitoring

Samsung LTE Site Manager, MBNL GreenPlum, Nemesis, ADCBuild, Ericsson TEMS Cell Planner, Aircom Asset Enterprise, Nokia NetAct Planner, Forsk Atoll, Accuver XCAL / XCAP, Huawei U-Net, Huawei Nastar, Ericsson TEMS Field Test Equipment


Year Degree Subject Institution
Year: 2000 Degree: BS Subject: Electric/Electronics Institution: Istanbul Technical University

Work History

Years Employer Title Department
Years: 2009 to Present Employer: Undisclosed Title: Founder Department: Telecommunication
Initially founded company in 2009 and utilizes his 20 years of experience in multiple continents with all the telecom vendors to provide network planning, optimization, project management, consulting services. His experience has led him to find solutions to support organizations within the telecommunications industry to enhance efficiency and network optimization utilizing the latest technologies e.g., machine learning, data analytics, customer experience benchmarking solutions. Expert has also provided consultancy services to several telecom companies to lead knowledge transfer services and network KPIs in the UK. He has also provided network planning consultancy services for several mobile companies.

International Experience

Years Country / Region Summary
Years: 2000 to 2004 Country / Region: Turkey Summary: 2G Network Planning, Optimisation
Years: 2004 to 2010 Country / Region: Ukraine Summary: 2G Network Planning, Optimisation, SWAP
Years: 2010 to 2011 Country / Region: Nepal Summary: 3G Network Design, Planning, Survey Management
Years: 2011 to 2014 Country / Region: Malaysia Summary: 3G/4G Network Optimisation, CEM Optimisation, Network Modernisation
Years: 2014 to 2015 Country / Region: Turkey Summary: 4G Planning, Optimisation, Drive Testing
Years: 2015 to Present Country / Region: UK Summary: 4G/5G Network Planning, Optimisation, Network Tuning, Management, Consultant

Career Accomplishments

Licenses / Certifications

Additional Experience

Other Relevant Experience
Samsung Europe
Network Optimisation Consultant
• Responsible of overall LTE parameter trial optimisation and performance reporting
• Technical consultancy of the network parameter and tuning

(Senior Wireless Consultant)
Topics delivered;
• open-RAN networking and the impact of its adoption across the value chain
• potential use cases for 5G and specifically, what the limitations are on 5G fixed broadband as a substitute for cable-based broadband
• the rollout of mobile networks or the deployment of core networking services like 5G Ran products, specifically rollout and deployment services
• customers & vendors of Open and Virtualized RAN

MBNL (EE/3/Planning & Design)
Radio Network Consultant
• Review and approve shared network radio design for LTE and 5G
• Network design re-planning and approval
• Check and support ICNIRP compliance

Huawei UK (3/SQM/CEM)
Service Delivery Consultant
• Working under Operation team to establish responsibilities between multiple parties
• Engage with LTE and 5G network architecture
• Help in establishing technical processes for RAN transformation and Knowledge Transfer
• Lead technical team to prepare for Service Quality Management

Samsung UK (3 / Performance Monitoring)
Senior Technical Delivery Consultant
• Liaise with UK customers for technical deliverable
• Support Samsung RAN network design and solutions team

Samsung UK (3 / Performance Monitoring)
Senior RAN Optimisation Expert
• Single point of contact and responsible of C-SON, Golden Cluster optimisation of 3G & 4G networks in the UK
• Support the Samsung RAN design and solutions team with the introduction of the new C-SON tool (hardware and software) as well as the adaptation of processes the allow the full integration

Samsung Networks Turkey (Vodafone Topkapi Project 2G/3G Optimisation / LTE Trial)
Network Performance Manager
• RFP, RFQ Contract Negotiations
• Contractual KPI Technical Discussion
• Responsible for Network Performance Management including Capacity Expansion

Huawei Malaysia (Maxis BNS – Best Network Solution)
Technical Manager
• Technical Delivery of PoC "Best-Network-Solution"
• E2E Network Performance Management
• WCDMA & LTE Service Quality Improvement (SQI)
• User Behaviour and Service Level Optimisation
• Right Terminal in Right Technology Analysis and Optimisation

Huawei Malaysia (Maxis GABS 2G/3G SWAP & LTE Rollout)
Network Design & Planning Manager
• Set a design criterion for GUL layers
• Provide a high-level network summary for modernisation
• Engage with HQ to improve network design and parameter optimisation

Huawei Malaysia (Maxis GABS 2G/3G SWAP & LTE Rollout)
RF SWAP Rollout Manager
• Responsible for site design, 2G, 3G complete SWAP program delivery management
• 1800MHz refarm activity for LTE, 900MHz refarm activity for W900

Huawei Malaysia (Maxis RTO UMTS Optimisation & U900 Rollout)
3G Technical Director
• Lead 23 Senior RNC optimisation engineers
• Responsible for all technical issues of the projects
• Conduct related training to improve the teams' technical competency

ZTE Nepal (TeliaSonera / Ncell Turnkey 2G & 3G Rollout)
Radio Network Planning and Optimisation Consultant
• Lead on E2E solution between vendor/operator
• Manage internal (16 engineers) and external four teams
• Responsible for customer technical meetings and final decisions

Huawei Nepal (TeliaSonera / Ncell Turnkey 2G & 3G Rollout)
Radio Network Planning and Optimisation Consultant
• Interface with customer to review and discuss progress and resolve problematic issues
• Direct Person-In-Charge for any RF technical vendor response on behalf of Huawei account team
• Trained and supervise a team of engineers to operate and maintain the tools and systems

NetPlan LLC Ukraine (Astelit DCS-1800 Full Turnkey Project)
Network Planning Manager
• Responsible for the design and pre-launch optimisation of the NSN network (1452+1264+900 sites)
• Responsible for budgets of the projects. (>$15M for rollout, ~$3M for Optimisation, ~$1M for SWAP)

Nokia Ukraine (Astelit DCS-1800 Full Turnkey Project)
Regional RF Manager of Dnepropetrovsk city
• Performs nominal cell planning to determine the location where a site is necessary for seamless coverage and quality improvement with NetAct Radio Planner for NSN network
• Camouflage Sites Solution for problematic sites and areas

Nokia Ukraine (Astelit DCS-1800 Full Turnkey Project)
RF Responsible & Team Leader of Ukraine Roads-Project for Astelit-Life
• Conducts Technical Site Surveys
• Conduct a benchmark for competitor comparison

Nokia Ukraine (Astelit DCS-1800 Full Turnkey Project)
Senior RF Planner and Optimisation Engineer of 2G Design & Deployment
• Responsible for the daily operations of the network planning department

Aycell GSM-1800 Ericsson Project
Radio Cell Planner & Optimisation Engineer
• Planned, surveyed and prepared sites for Aycell/GSM-1800 in Antalya and Alanya region

Turkcell-Turkey Turkcell GSM-900
Radio Cell Planner & Optimisation Engineer
• Capacity and Frequency planning of network and Interference analysis with PLANET and OSS
• Performs test drives to improve network quality with TEMS Investigation

Language Skills

Language Proficiency
English Fluent
Turkish Fluent
Russian Beginner

Fields of Expertise

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