Category: Industry

My Telecoms Journey from RAN Engineer to Recruitment: Sam Shen

Read how former RAN engineer, Sam Shen, utilized his experience in the telecommunications industry to become a recruitment specialists. What attracted you to a career in telecoms? I have always been interested in electronics especially building things, basically physical technology. As mobile networks advanced globally, I majored in EE/CS in the United States. With my...

My Telecoms Journey from PS Core & RAN Specialist to Recruitment: Bassan Karame

Read how former PS Core & RAN Specialist, Bassan Karame, used his technical expertise and transitioned to a recruitment specialist. Briefly describe your career history prior to commencing your recruitment career. I studied Electronics and Telecommunications Engineering in Venezuela and began working in the industry as a Network Engineer in the national telephony industry. By...

Will the UK Government’s Open RAN traffic target of 35% by 2030 boost telecommunications recruitment?

Will the UK Government’s Open RAN traffic target of 35% by 2030 boost telecommunications recruitment? Recently mentioned in a Telecom TV article “The British government has increased the pressure on the UK’s mobile operators to adopt Open RAN architectures during the next decade by setting an aspirational target for the volume of total mobile traffic...

My Journey from Telco Engineer to Recruitment: Ahmed Abouzaid

Read how former RAN engineer, Ahmed Abouzaid, used his technical expertise and transitioned to a recruitment specialist. Briefly describe your career history prior to commencing your recruitment career. I graduated with a bachelor’s degree in electronics & communication, then worked within the telecoms industry and amassed over 15 years’ experience as a telecoms engineer specializing...

Should a counter offer influence your decision to leave?

Should a counter offer influence your decision to leave? So, you’ve finally been offered a new telecommunications job (congrats!) and you’ve just informed your line manager of your news. Sometimes, it's not uncommon to be presented with a counter offer, which can bring about a whole new set of considerations that can be a little...

Advice on resigning from your job

Advice on resigning from your job Resigning from your current job can be an anxious moment. Whether you’re leaving because of dissatisfaction with your role or you’re moving for a better opportunity, resigning in a professional manner is always recommended in order to maintain your reputation. Resigning in an unprofessional manner will be remembered and you never know how that may impact you with future employers.   On face value resigning sounds simple, you hand...

4 Essential tips for updating your CV

4 essential tips for updating your CV While job searching may not always be on your agenda, regularly updating your CV (and indeed your social profiles such as LinkedIn) is highly recommended. It enables you to keep track of your career progress, so that when a CV is needed you don’t have to try and remember activities from months or years before. Failing to update your CV regularly may result in you missing out key information, or...