Cloud Researcher

Posted date:  Jul 20, 2022

Lund, Skåne, Sweden

Our Exciting Opportunity


Ericsson Research Cloud Systems and Platforms is looking for a researcher to strengthen our team working with cloud and application infrastructure. Current activities in the area include studying and developing prototypes for cloud native applications with high requirements on reliability and availability, as well as more general distributed systems across device, edge and cloud, where applications can have varying requirements on scalability, resilience, and performance.



Our research area is present in five countries across three continents, and there will be many opportunities to collaborate with research teams from around the world. From prototyping solutions for identified future business needs to investigating the ramifications of future computing concepts, you will work with researchers and product development teams at Ericsson, with academic institutions, as well as researchers and engineers from other industries.

Our work involves providing expertise, offering insights, and innovating, with the potential to impact Ericsson business and products, to prepare for, and enable, the journey to 5G and beyond!

This position is based in Lund, Sweden.




  • Join researchers and specialists from research, product development, and academia, working together on topics in cloud and edge cloud.
  • Help define areas of future research, contributing to the Ericsson technology strategy
  • Investigate novel concepts and algorithms, and implement prototypes to verify that they translate well into real-world applications.
  • Communicate results and ideas in internal and external fora, in written reports, demonstrations, and presentations.
  • Supervise and mentor other researchers and students


To be successful in the role you must have


  • an MSc or equivalent, a PhD, or a Licentiate degree, in an area related to computer science, networking, and/or cloud computing
  • analytical thinking combined with a healthy dose of creativity
  • the ability to express and demonstrate ideas, to acquire and apply new knowledge, and to communicate this to others
  • experience with programming and software development
  • skill in formulating and solving problems, sometimes independently, often in collaboration with others
  • good communication skills in written and spoken English


What's in it for you?


Here at Ericsson, our culture is built on over a century of courageous decisions. With us, you will no longer be dreaming of what the future holds – you will be redefining it. You won’t develop for the status quo, but will build what replaces it. Joining us is a way to move your career in any direction you want; with hundreds of career opportunities in locations all over the world, in a place where co-creation and collaboration are embedded into the walls. You will find yourself in a speak-up environment where empathy and humanness serve as cornerstones for how we work, and where work-life balance is a priority. Welcome to an inclusive, global company where your opportunity to make an impact is endless!


What happens once you apply?


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Location: Lund, Sweden


In case of questions please contact the recruiter: Mariola Czupowska at


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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|| Lund
Job Stage: 5
Primary Recruiter: Mariola Czupowska

Be where it begins

Our Culture

Welcome to an inclusive, global company where your opportunity to make an impact is endless. Share your most innovative ideas, bring your unique perspective and bring your unique perspective in a speak up environment. With us, you will no longer be dreaming of what the future holds – you will be redefining it at a company where you’re empowered to lead and perform at your very best.

Learning and Development

Being a part of our team means having the flexibility to take your career in many different directions, but it also means leveraging the supportive structure of a big organization, with clear personal and professional development opportunities. 

Benefits and Rewards

We believe that great accomplishments deserve great benefits and transparent rewards. We strive to offer competitive, unbiased, and fair rewards for all our people. We empower you to manage your own time and promote flexible working opportunities, along with family-friendly policies.

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