Board Power Developer

Posted date:  Jan 15, 2022

Göteborg, Västra Götaland, Sweden

About this opportunity

Are you passionate about technology and teamwork? Are you ready for a new challenge in a world leading global company within 5G? Will it be you that joins Ericsson and shapes the future for the next generation of Board Power Solutions?


Board Power Radio at Lindholmen is responsible for research, development and maintenance of the board power solutions to the majority of the Ericsson Radio Product Portfolio. We are a part of the Ericsson’s global design organization and engaged in developing products for the present and future mobile networks. Right now, we are at a great journey to realize the next generation of mobile network – 5G Networks.


At our site we are five sections forming a competence center with responsibility to provide power solutions to the Ericsson organization. At Board Power Radio Design, we are now looking for an experienced and passionate HW designer with a great interest in discrete power solutions and analogue power design. You will be part of a dedicated team responsible for creating the discrete board power solution for Ericsson radio projects. Typical work tasks include pre-studies, schematic design, PCB layout, on-board verification and support at board bring up in our factory. If you also have experience from AC/DC design that would be considered as an advantage. You will also work in close cooperation with other power design areas and with global power system suppliers. You will interact with design disciplines across Ericsson. We believe that our employees are the key to our success.



What you will do

  • Work with Board Power design (DC/DC converters, power architectures, POL converters, EMI filters)
  • Design and evaluate components, protection circuitry, supervision and control functions
  • Work with schematic design, support and understanding of PCB layout design
  • Test and verify power converters
  • Work with 48V input stage, protection and supervision circuits
  • Work with production support
  • Act as mentor within technical areas
  • Contribute to the strategic analysis of future design trends



You will bring

  • MSc degree in electrical Power Engineering or Power Electronics
  • Several years of experience from analogue power hardware design
  • Skills in schematic and Layout design and experience of working in laboratory environment (instruments, measurement techniques etc.)
  • Experience from PCB design tools such as Cadence, mentor graphics etc
  • High Power AC/DC and DC/DC knowledge, Semiconductor device knowledge
  • Analytic and inquisitive mind
  • Good communication skills, an analytical approach, and a strong drive for results
  • To work well independently, but you are also a team player setting the team goals as priority one
  • Proficient skills in English; both verbal and written


It's also good to have

  • Communication protocols (SM Bus, PM Bus)
  • Good knowledge of developing test systems using LabView or HP vee
  • Experience with mentoring, coaching and working with co located teams
  • Knowledge of digital power converters



Why join Ericsson?

At Ericsson, you´ll have an outstanding opportunity. The chance to use your skills and imagination to push the boundaries of what´s possible. To build never seen before solutions to some of the world’s toughest problems. You´ll be challenged, but you won’t be alone. You´ll be joining a team of diverse innovators, all driven to go beyond the status quo to craft what comes next.



What happens once you apply?

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The selection and interview process are ongoing. Therefore, send in your application in English as soon as possible. We encourage you to apply!


If you have any further questions, you are welcome to contact us:


Hiring manager: In this role you will report to Line Manager


Recruiter: Emelie Bohlin (


Location: Gothenburg, Sweden


Vetting including references and relevant background screening will be conducted for final candidates.


Kindly note that we do not accept applications sent via e-mail



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:  Sweden (SE)   ||  Sweden : Västra Götaland : Göteborg  
Req ID: 642636  

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