API Transformation Manager

Posted date:  Jan 7, 2022

Bucharest, Bucharest, Romania

Our Exciting Opportunity

We are Solution Area Enterprise Systems (SA ES) within Ericsson Group IT. Within SA ES, we run IT like a business which means focusing on the value we deliver, on top of costs we generate. Our unit is now establishing an API (Application Programming Interface) Transformation and Execution unit for Ericsson Group. In Ericsson context, this unit will spearhead easy, secure, digitized connection to enterprise data to enable Digital Ericsson.


We are looking for an API Transformation Manager to join our new team! In this strategic role and global capacity, you will drive business requirements for API with business and IT partners and out IT partners/ suppliers through the development lifecycle. You play a key role like a business consultant in the API ecosystem to support our partners to assess, prioritize and manage their demands within fast-moving environments


You will

  • Engage and co-ordinate with partners from both business & IT to:
    • Assess a business requirement if it is fit for API driven integration.
    • Engage with business or other partners to articulate business value of an API requirement, and accordingly prioritize it
    • Involve technical teams of application, API Enablement Center, Integration, API Development Factory to review, and agree on API pattern, development ownership, development plan
    • Steer business or other API Demand Owner to create API publishing documents, artifacts
    • Trigger API Enablement Center, Integration team and other teams (as required) to drive the process to publish an API on portal, including catalog, after development
  • Conduct workshops to help define problem statements and value propositions
  • Participate in Functional Requirements Gathering from demand governance perspective
  • Manage Architectures and solution frameworks as well as usage of modelling techniques
  • Report to the Head of SSA Deploy Test & AO


To be successful in the role you must have

  • Bachelor’s or Equivalent university degree
  • 7-10 years of work experience within IT
  • Experience with API development from business impact, publisher and consumer application perspective.
  • Design Thinking, API first mindset and agile ways of working.
  • Hands on experience in Business Analyst or Business Consultant role or ERP Functional Consultant role.
  • IT Project Management experience
  • Basic understanding of SAP modules, Metadata, Master Data and Transactional data
  • Understanding of enterprise business processes e.g. PLM, CRM, ERP, SRM, FI, HR, SCM
  • Experience in working with nearshore/offshore delivery team and with IT suppliers


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.




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.

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Primary country and city:  Romania (RO)   ||  Romania : Bucharest : Bucharest || Romania : Timisoara : Timisoara  
Req ID: 656102  

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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 will be redefining it at a company where you’re empowered to lead and perform at your very best.

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. 

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