System Developer for 5G Radio Access Network

Posted date:  Sep 21, 2022

Linköping, Östergötland, Sweden

About this opportunity

In the System Department for 5G Radio Access Networks within Ericsson Product Development, we are extending our group of system developers in the area of Traffic Control and Optimization. The technical domain we drive and develop includes higher-layer interfaces and protocols, algorithms for mobility, connection handling, dual connectivity, and carrier aggregation.

The systemization work also includes an understanding of lower layers, connection to the core network and end-user applications that run on top of our RAN. The scope of the department spans from concept studies through systemization and supporting during development and deployment in the field.

We are looking for a System Developer that will work within all the phases of the product development in particular with the complex traffic steering functions that is key to a first in class 5G system.


What you will do

IIn this role you will have the possibility to work in all phases of the product development flow with emphasis on the earlier phases where most systemization is done. Together with a team of very experienced and highly qualified system engineers you will drive innovation through system studies on various abstraction levels.

A system designer will build a large network and have the possibility to chose to broaden or deepen their knowledge. Many grow to take on specific area responsibilities over time and become leaders for programs or technical domains.

In this work it is also common to have customer interactions such as technical presentations or deeper technical forward-looking collaborations.


You will bring

  • A personality and workstyle to become a technical leader within a smaller or larger technical domain
  • A creative and innovative approach and the ability to work easily with other people
  • An ability to plan and drive your work, and also work in teams to reach common goals
  • A strive to adapt and respond quickly to change and deliver results to meet customer expectations
  • Excellent communication skills
  • MSc level in a technical field or the equivalent level of knowledge. Education and experience in telecommunication are beneficial.
  • Understanding of the Product Development and the Product Life Cycle (beneficial).
  • Knowledge, experience, and background from working as a System Developer (beneficial).


Why join Ericsson?

At Ericsson, you´ll have an outstanding opportunity to learn new things and make a difference. 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.


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We look forward to receiving your application in English. Please note we cannot accept applications via email.


Primary location for this role: Linköping, Sweden


For specific questions please contact Recruiter: Monika Jasinska


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Primary country and city:  Sweden (SE)   ||  Sweden : Östergötland : Linköping  
Req ID: 696725  

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