5G Packet Core Solution Architect

Posted date:  Nov 1, 2022

Gurgaon, Haryana, India

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About this opportunity


This is highly technical role in which (BDGS SD PACO) will interface with Regional domain specialists as a domain expert.

Solution Architect will provide in-depth, experienced level support and advise the Regional EP /Proposal team in Packet Core domain. Need to work closely with regional counterparts in customer Solution Designing, High Level Design/ Low Level Design based on the requirements and Installation, Integration, configuration of SGSN-MME/EPG/WMG/SAPC.


This role is also expected to initiate and participate in knowledge-sharing activities, as well as coaching and mentoring others in team to build their competence.

  • 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

What you will do


  • Minimum of 10 years of Telecom experience in the EPC network space with at least 5 years in a operational support role in a 24x7 environment, to include network the installation.
  • Should be able to work on preparation of HLD / DLD for the Packet Core Network as per the Customer requirements.
  • Should be able to perform integration and upgrade of the Packet Core Nodes.
  • Should be willing to travel as per the business requirements.

You will bring

Job location: Bangalore / Gurgaon / Noida / Kolkata/ Pune / Chennai

  • Expertise in Solution, Design and integration of Packet Core Nodes which should primarily include – SGSN / MME , GGSN /EPG , PCRF /SAPC, ePDG / WMG , 5G nsa /sa
  • Should have end to end understanding of the Packet Core Solutions.
  • Should have deep knowledge of 4G and 5G call flows, and overall understanding of newest technologies in the Telecom space including VoLTE, VoWiFi, IoT etc.
  • Should have understanding of the Cloud environment and understanding of how EPC solutions can be deployed over the cloud.
  • Solid understanding of 5G and emerging technologies in the Mobile Core Domain.
  • Should have Expertise / knowledge / understanding of RHOSP / CEE /Docker/Containers/Kubernetes over BSP / Dell / HP / HDS, and orchestrators such as ATLAS, ECM etc.
  • Should have expertise and understand of onboarding, integration of the v-EPC on the Cloud environment.
  • Strong understanding of network protocols and components such as TCP/IP, SCTP, UDP, ICMP, Firewall and Load balancer.
  • Sound understanding of troubleshooting tools like Wireshark, K12/K15 / Spirent.

Why Join Ericsson?

At Ericsson, you´ll have an outstanding opportunity. The chance to use your skills and creativity 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.

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