ASIC SoC IP System Architect

Posted date:  Sep 8, 2022

Lund, Skåne, Sweden

About this opportunity

Are you ready to create the 5G future?

Predicting the future is fun. Inventing it is powerful. We do both.

5G is here, and Ericsson is the early leader in bringing it to market. With the first commercial launch of 5G in 2018, there’s never been a better time for you to make your mark. The possibilities are endless across industries – from automotive and transport to agriculture, utilities, and more. Ericsson is investing heavily in the future 5G technology where leading-edge ASIC and FPGA development is key.

We are looking for a new member to our Digital Development Team within ASIC organization in Lund, Sweden. You will be leading a team working on System-on-chip specific key IP designs, and you will be focusing on the architecture of these for our next generation devices. You will work in a team who is long-term responsible for the evolution of specific IPs and sub-systems and you will be defining the roadmap looking 2-3 years forward.

The position requires very good leadership skills, very good collaboration and communication skills, and experience in digital design as well as the ability to work in a fast-paced environment. Our organization works in accordance to Agile principles where close team interaction is central.


You will

  • Be the Architect for System-on-chip specific IP Program, handling IPs owned by three cross-functional teams
  • Be responsible for systemization of ASIC System-on-chip specific IP blocks and sub-systems
  • Owning the Road-map for IPs and sub-systems in the Program
  • Support design team during development, verification and validation of the design
  • Continuously improve and optimize ways of working
  • Generate appropriate documentation


To be successful in the role you must have

  • Master´s Degree or PhD in Electronic Engineering or equivalent education is preferred
  • At least 10 years of ASIC IP design and/or verification work experience is a must
  • Excellent knowledge in Digital Design
  • Mastery in VHDL and System Verilog
  • Good knowledge of AMBA systems
  • Hands-on understanding of UVM verification methodology
  • Knowledge of radio access system and their components
  • Track record of successful cross-team and cross-site cooperation
  • Quality-consciousness


Beneficial Requirements

  • Good experience in ASIC Clock and Reset controllers
  • Experience with low-speed interface IPs, like I3C, SPI, QSPI etc.
  • Experience with ARM CoreSIght architectures
  • Knowledge of mobile communication standards
  • Unix scripting using Perl, Python, TCL, etc


You, As The Successful Candidate

Communication, collaboration, and knowledge sharing is natural for you as well as a structural way of working. You are quality conscious, driven, result oriented and able to propose improvements to existing designs, methods and workflows. You have strong analytical skills and the ability to work independently as well as in diverse cross-functional teams.


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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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: 684354  

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