Data Scientist

Posted date: Feb 4, 2021

Location: Chennai, TN, IN

Company: Ericsson

Our Excellerate Global Leadership Program will give you an outstanding opportunity to engage with commercial projects at a strategic and global level, rising up to challenges and becoming and developing as a leader.  


As part of the Excellerate program you are able to seize the initiative, operate with a consultative approach and collaborate on cross-technology solutions. The program will ensure you gain real practical insight into our business, our stakeholders and our customers including communication service providers (CSP) across the globe, and how we integrate end-to-end solutions to ensure everyone worldwide is connected. 


Your journey within the Excellerate Program will start as Ericsson Early Career Program | Innovate |  at GAIA

Our Exciting Opportunity :

As a Data Scientist, you will need to have strong programming skills and good understanding of data science and Machine Learning tools. You will use your knowledge and/or experience in Data Science methodologies and apply them to seek results-oriented real-world problems as part of a highly dynamic and distributed team. Your contribution will also help to build new offerings in the areas of MI driven 4G and 5G network, distributed cloud, IoT and other emerging businesses!

  • We believe in trust – we trust each other to do the right things!
  • We believe in taking decisions as close to the product and technical expertise as possible.
  • We believe in creativity – trying new things and learning from our mistakes.
  • We believe in sharing our insights and helping one another to build an even better user plane.
  • We truly believe in happiness, we enjoy and feel passionate about what we do and value each other’s technical competence deeply.

You will:

  • Conduct functional and technical analysis within Ericsson organization and strategic customers to understand MI-driven business needs and opportunities.
  • Engage with external ecosystem (academia, technology leaders, open source etc.) to develop the skills and technology portfolio for MI’s needs.
  • Work with new technologies and champion them in MI Communities within Ericsson.
  • Help to develop new and apply/extend existing, concepts, methodologies, techniques for multi-functional initiatives.

To be successful in the role you must have:

  • Experience with Big Data technologies such as Hadoop, Cassandra etc.
  • Strong Programming skills in various languages (C++, Scala, Java, R) with proficiency in Python and/or C++.
  • Ability to build and champion internal and external communities.
  • Ability to work independently with high energy, passion and persistence.

Key Qualification:

  • Experience: 3 years
  • Education: · A Bachelor’s degree or higher in a technology related discipline from a reputed university.

What´s in it for you?

Here at Ericsson, our culture is built on over a century of daring 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


Do you believe that an organization fostering an environment of cooperation and collaboration to execute with speed creates better business value? Do you value a culture of humanness, where fact based decisions are important and our people are encouraged to speak up? Do you believe that diverse, inclusive teams drive performance and innovation? At Ericsson, we do.

Be the one who did.  


Find out more about our Early Career program, what the alumni's are up to now and how the program can transform your career at www.ericsson.com/ecp 

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