Hyperscale Project Manager

Posted date:  Sep 18, 2022

Athlone, Westmeath, Ireland

Cloud technology offers new innovative alternatives for Radio Access Network (RAN) deployments. In Cloud RAN, we own the acceleration and creation of a cloud-native RAN, an innovative product offering flexibility in architecting, scaling, and deploying telecom networks. The Cloud RAN product development organization contains total life-cycle capability from architecture definition to deployment in customer networks and capability to contribute to open-source communities.

We are now looking for an experienced Project Manager to join our Network Automation team in Athlone and take ownership of a key aspect of our product.

You will also get to work with the latest new technologies from 5G and Public & Private Clouds to Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence!

About the job

We build products that help create business opportunities for Ericsson. As a Project Manager, you’ll lead sophisticated, multi-disciplinary team working with stakeholders to plan requirements, lead project schedules, identify risks, and work with cross-functional partners across Cloud RAN and beyond. It's your job to coordinate the programs and keep them up to date on progress and deadlines.

In this role, you will inform decision-making for Cloud RAN . You will do this by working closely with Software Developers, Site Reliability Engineers, and Technical Program Managers to develop proofs of products and solutions.


As a technical project manager, you will:

  • Maintain analytics to understand obscured problems, propose data-driven solutions, support proposed solutions, and own and lead the execution.
  • Deliver benefits for approved user journeys through excellence in project management across relevant teams
  • Inform roadmap and requirements for the Network Automation teams by crafting a future roadmap for programs around programs like efficiency, long term planning, including building the vital key performance indicators to track, lead, and report status and progress.

Minimum qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree from accredited institute in Engineering or similar subject area or equivalent practical experience
  • Demonstrated ability in capacity planning and management with Cloud exposure an advantage
  • Experience with leading end-to-end project life cycle

Preferred qualifications:

  • Experience with quantitative assessment and analysis across multiple technical subject areas
  • Experience to understand how technology changes influence our ability to grow
  • Ability to use project management techniques to drive development tasks to completion
  • Ability to dive into a sophisticated data set, find the hidden truth, and turn it into a plan of action

What´s in it for you? 

Here at Ericsson, our culture is built on over a century of courageous decisions. With us, you will no longer be dreaming of what the future holds – you will be redefining it. You won’t develop for the status quo but will build what replaces it. Joining us is a way to move your career in any direction you want; with hundreds of career opportunities in locations all over the world, in a place where co-creation and collaboration are embedded into the walls. You will find yourself in a speak-up environment where empathy and humanness serve as cornerstones for how we work, and where work-life balance is a priority. Welcome to an inclusive, global company where your opportunity to make an impact is endless. 

What happens once you apply? 

To prepare yourself for next steps, please explore here: https://www.ericsson.com/en/careers/job-opportunities/hiring-process

Encouraging a diverse and inclusive organization is core to our values at Ericsson, that's why we nurture it in everything we do. We truly believe that by collaborating with people with different experiences we drive innovation, which is essential for our future growth. We encourage people from all backgrounds to apply and realize their full potential as part of our Ericsson team.

Ericsson is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, learn more.

Primary country and city:  Ireland (IE)   ||  Ireland : Leinster : Athlone || Ireland : Leinster : Dublin || Ireland : Westmeath : Athlone  
Req ID: 672511  

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Our Culture

Welcome to an inclusive, global company where your opportunity to make an impact is endless. Share your most innovative ideas, bring your unique perspective and bring your unique perspective in a speak up environment. With us, you will no longer be dreaming of what the future holds – you can be the one who makes it possible.

Learning and Development

Being a part of our team means having the flexibility to take your career in many different directions, but it also means leveraging the supportive structure of a big organization, with clear personal and professional development opportunities. 

Benefits and Rewards

We believe that great accomplishments deserve great benefits and transparent rewards. We strive to offer competitive, unbiased, and fair rewards for all our people. We empower you to manage your own time and promote flexible working opportunities, along with family-friendly policies.

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