Researcher in Device Communication

Posted date:  Jul 19, 2022

Lund, Skåne, Sweden

Exciting opportunity to work on research in the area of wireless communication for emerging devices such as smartphones, sensors and XR glasses. You will get the opportunity to be part of creating 6G.


As the tech firm that created the mobile world, and with more than 54,000 patents to our name, we’ve made it our business to make a mark. Come, and be where it begins!


About this opportunity

We are looking for a Researcher to build and transfer technology competence to ensure technology leadership and profitable business for Ericsson by:

  • Contributing to Ericsson research activities.
  • Developing novel concepts, solutions and algorithms with emphasizes on communication technologies for mobile devices.
  • Communicating research results by developing prototypes, concept demonstrations, preparing publications and patent applications.

What you will do

  • Work in research projects and perform studies in the area of wireless communication for emerging devices such as future smartphones, sensors, XR glasses. This includes modem and protocol aspects as well as signal processing for 5G evolution and 6G.
  • Create new technical solutions and protect them with Intellectual Property Rights (IPR).
  • Participate in innovation workshops to come up with new concepts.
  • Support proof of concepts and demos of new technologies and solutions.
  • Participate in collaborations within Ericsson as well as with other companies in the industry and with internationally top-ranked universities.

You will bring

  • PhD with work experience relevant to above tasks or similar experience from industry.
  • Experience from wireless communication algorithms, hardware, or protocols.
  • Experience in simulation or other modeling tools and methodologies.
  • Solid analytical skills and ability to acquire new knowledge.
  • Outstanding communication and presentation skills in written and spoken English.
  • Willingness to collaborate, initiate actions, define research studies, and be part of creating 6G.

Specific experience within one or more of the following areas are meriting

  • Mobile device hardware, specifically antenna design
  • Hands on building demos and proof of concepts including e.g. SW development kits, raspberry pi, Arduino etc
  • A proven track record of innovations with granted patent applications

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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Kindly note that we cannot process applications sent via email.


Last day to apply: August 10th 2022. Due to vacation times selection and interviews will take place after last day to apply.

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.


Ericsson is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, learn more.

Primary country and city:  Sweden (SE)   ||  Sweden : Skåne : Lund  
Req ID: 677707  

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