Senior System Engineer to the 5G Cloud journey - Product Development of Cloud Native Traffic Control

Posted date:  Jul 18, 2022

Linköping, Östergötland, Sweden

About this opportunity

Interested to lead in cloud-native technologies?

Excellent! We are looking for a Senior System engineer to join our vCU (virtual Central Unit) sector. We are embracing a start-up mentality to deliver products with a better customer experience and in parallel increase the organizational efficiency. The unit is part of Product Development Unit Cloud RAN, a new organization that will be leading the development and creation of a cloud-native Radio Access Network (RAN) product offering.

You will face new techniques and methods, like cloud-native, microservices and Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning, at the same time as the system architecture and the solutions are being developed. You need to be comfortable working on unspecified tasks and changing requirements, have a can-do approach, like challenges and have the energy to drive problems until an issue is settled. We also believe that you are productive, creative and easily interact with other people. In addition, you are self-going and propose solutions and ways forward to achieve our goals.


What you will do

  • Work closely with the system lead group defining roadmaps for the journey ahead.
  • Be active in architecture work.
  • Define solutions to real world use cases.
  • Work collaboratively with our customers to secure a world class product.
  • Adopt cloud native technology and principles.
  • Work closely with product line, customer units, and our teams.
  • Prototype new solutions.


You will bring

  • A spirit of positiveness and creativeness with a can-do-attitude.
  • Great communicating skills.
  • Team-spirit mentality to reach common goals together with your team.
  • MSc or BSc level in Computer Science, Software Engineering, IT or equivalent level of knowledge.
  • Excellent speaking and writing skills in English.


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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If you have any specific questions about this role, please contact recruiter Stefan Vasiljevic at

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You will report to: Product Development Leader

Location for this role: Linköping, Sweden

Last day to apply: As soon as possible

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

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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: Sweden (SE)  || Sweden : Östergötland : Linköping     
Job details: Developer 
Primary Recruiter: Stefan Vasiljevic

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