System Manager

Posted date:  Jul 29, 2022

Göteborg, Västra Götaland, Sweden

About this opportunity

This is a technical position, not a manager position.

We are looking for a System Manager (SM) for User Plane development in Packet Core. You will be part of the SM community in DG User Plane, where you jointly plan the work and share tasks and knowledge. You will work on defining the functional aspects of end-to-end solutions to customer problems. You will report to the Line manager for System Management UP Core and the position is based in Lindholmen office, Gothenburg.

What you will do

In the role you will be working in close cooperation with, e.g., Architects and Product Owners, managing requirements and influence the evolution of the user plane. Some challenges are maintaining focus on priorities, communicate, and perform studies needed to drive the area towards the product vision. As an SM, you will work with a system providing high-performance, high-availability, high scalability, while providing soft real-time service. You will learn to master cutting-edge technology in IP networks, 5G core and distributed systems, and working with:

  • Work with 4G and 5G core, cloud technologies (e.g. Kubernetes, stateless, etc.)
  • Manage strategic technical leadership within the area
  • Build and manage requirements and take ownership for selected system artifacts
  • Conduct system studies and manage compliance with standards as well as provide recommendations to standardization work
  • Support Q&A from customers and support pre-sales globally
  • Work together with development teams, architects, and product owners to handle backlog refinement, feature studies and splitting large packages into workable items
  • Support customers and development teams on technical details

You will bring

If you have previous Ericsson Packet core experience as senior developer, design architect, you are very welcome to us. And if you have worked in Telecom company with requirement and have network and code and architecture knowledge is an advantage and will give a benefit when searching the position.

  • Bachelor or degree or higher education in a technical field related to Computer Science
  • Extensive and comprehensive experience in software development
  • Solid knowledge about IP networks and Mobile Networks.
  • Ability to multitask under pressure
  • An innovative and creative approach paired with the ability to adapt and respond to change
  • Interest and pride in understanding the whole product and its environment and passion for learning and sharing information with team members
  • Passion and love to continue developing your knowledge, working at the forefront with new technologies
  • Superb communication skills, paired with fluency in spoken and written English
  • Positive “can-do” attitude

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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Willing to take part in the recruitment process? Please apply to the system by attaching your CV in English. Please be advised that due to GDPR we cannot accept CVs sent by email.

Location for this role: Göteborg, Sweden

Last day to apply: 16.08.2022

Hiring manager: Matti Granhage, Line Manager UP Core System Manager,

Recruiter: Dorota Baran (

Please send in your application in English as soon as possible since the process is ongoing.

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Primary country and city:  Sweden (SE)   ||  Sweden : Västra Götaland : Göteborg  
Req ID: 675226  

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