Senior Cloud Native Developer

Posted date:  Sep 26, 2022

Athlone, Westmeath, Ireland

As the tech firm that created the mobile world, and with more than 54,000 patents to our name, we’ve made it our business to make a mark.  When joining our team at Ericsson you are empowered to learn, lead, and perform at your best, shaping the future of technology.  This is a place where you're welcomed as your own perfectly unique self and celebrated for the skills, talent, and perspective you bring to the team.  Are you in?  Come, and be where it begins.


Our Exciting Opportunity

Ericsson is a key driver in the acceleration and creation of a truly Cloud Native RAN. We own our solution from architecture definition to deployment in the customer network.  In this role, you will be part of an engineering team with full ownership of a key aspect of our product.

You will work and collaborate with leading experts in Radio and Cloud Native technologies including 5G, Public & Private Clouds, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence!

To set ourselves up for greatness we count on our technical staff to truly embody our business area’s three C’s, Customer Focus, Collaboration, and Can-do, to drive the realization of the Ericsson RAN Network Management portfolio.



You will

  • Design, develop, test, deploy and maintain Cloud Native components and microservices
  • Adopt microservice cloud-native paradigms and continuous integration / continuous deployment models to realize the full potential of cloud-native solutions
  • Work with the team driving improvements and efficiencies within our products and processes
  • Work with architects on the evolution of technical solutions
  • Contribute to open-source communities
  • Focus on best-in-class product quality and customer experience



To be successful in the role you must have

  • Proficiency in one or more languages, such as Java or Python
  • Have 5+ years of relevant Software Development experience
  • Knowledge in cloud technologies and tools (Docker, Kubernetes, Helm), containers/microservices, databases, and security
  • Be familiar with the latest CI/CDD technologies
  • Customer focus and ambition to understand customer needs on developed features
  • Have the capability to perform at your best in a team setting, working in a multi-cultural & international environment
  • Have a BSc/MSc level in Computer Science or the equivalent level of knowledge
  • Be proficient in English, written and spoken


What´s in it for you?


  • A healthy work-life balance (flexible hours, maternity/paternity and parental leave)
  • We support all forms of workplace environments, from using the office as a full or part time workspace with remote working within Ireland  
  • 27 days annual leave, a family-friendly work environment
  • We’re a diverse bunch, over 60 nationalities on-site. Expand your horizons in a rich multicultural environment with colleagues from all over the world
  • Clearly defined career paths, enhanced with inhouse training and financial support for external study
  • Dynamic 600+ member sports and social club run activities & subsidized theatre, movie, swimming tickets
  • Opportunities to travel around the world and work directly with our customers before they go live
  • Pension scheme, health insurance, company doctor, life cover and sick pay/income continuance plan
  • Laptop and mobile phonetax saver commuter/bike to work scheme
  • Athlone is located beside a beautiful Lough Ree and is a one-hour drive from Galway or Dublin  


You can also learn more about why our software campus in Athlone is a great place to work: Video Link

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: 668253  

Be where it begins

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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