SoC Architect

Posted date:  Jan 15, 2022

Lund, Skåne, Sweden

About this opportunity

The Digital ASIC and FPGA department at Ericsson is responsible for SoC and FPGA development for all existing and future mobile standards, including 5G. The development is done in close cooperation with internal and external partners such as standardization teams, market leading silicon vendors and ASIC Design houses. We are working with state-of-the-art SI-technologies, EDA tools and methodologies.


We are looking for experienced System Architects that can drive systemization of our Digital ASIC & FPGAs in Lund, Sweden.

As part of our team, you will drive and contribute to the definition, systemization, and development of our digital ASICs and FPGAs that are part of Ericsson´s mobile network infrastructure products for the coming 5G network.


As a SoC Architect, you are actively involved from the early pre-study phase through definition and development of the ASIC/FPGA project until the product has been released. The position requires a proven ASIC/FPGA experience in the systemization of advanced SoC, including implementation of signal processing algorithms as well as high-speed interfaces and CPU subsystems. Also, very good understanding of ASIC technology and design environments is required.

Our organization works in accordance to the Lean and Agile principles with close team interaction.


What you will do

  • Systemize ASIC/FPGAs and their blocks and subsystems
  • Support design team during development, verification, and validation of the design
  • Continuously improve and optimize ways of working
  • Generate appropriate documentation


You will bring

  • Master's Degree or PhD in Electronic Engineering or equivalent education is preferred
  • Proven experience in advanced SoC development
  • Good knowledge of ASIC technology, ASIC design environment and design methodology
  • Knowledge of radio access system and their components
  • Knowledge of embedded CPUs and their IPs
  • Knowledge of high speed interfaces, e.i. PCIe, CPRI, JESD204, DDR, Ethernet
  • Knowledge in VHDL and/or System Verilog
  • Successful cross-team and cross-site experience


Additional requirements

  • Knowledge of mobile communication standards is an advantage – 3GPP
  • Knowledge across several industry-standard interfaces such as I3C, SPI, SGMII, etc.
  • Knowledge of signal processing algorithms and modeling in Matlab or C++



As the selection process and interviews are ongoing, we encourage you to send your application in English as soon as you can. Placement in Lund, Sweden. If you have any questions, you are welcome to contact Recruiter Sofia Kolbovich at Note that we cannot process applications sent via email.


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.


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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 : Skåne : Lund  
Req ID: 649415  

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