Lead Cloud Architect

Posted date:  Jun 26, 2022

Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Why Ericsson?

Ericsson is driving 5G standardization and was the largest contributor to the standardization body in 3GPP during 2018. Ericsson is committed to rapidly applying these standards to our technology development. Ericsson is a technology leader in 5G. Pioneering customers select us as their 5G partner and we are first with commercial live networks in four continents. This includes multiple operators in both the US and South Korea, as well as in Switzerland, Australia and UAE. We have publicly announced commercial 5G deals with more than 20 named operator customers. In India, we are known for delivering “World-First” projects for India’s largest and most renowned telecommunications carriers.

About this opportunity

  • Support Cloud system deployment, including solution design, software installation, configuration, integration, and testing. The product includes but is not limited to Ericsson Openstack cloud platform.
  • Develop proficiency in Ericsson NFVI products – HDS, SDI, SDN, CEE, ECCD to be able to craft & deploy for customer networks.
  • Participate in PoC projects along with Cloud PDU in the emerging areas like 5G, IoT, Edge NFVI, Distributed Cloud etc- Working as a member of Ericsson Integration and Verification team.
  • Act as Lead Cloud Architect role both in pre-sales & delivery phases of a customer engagement

To be successful in the role you must have:

  • Exposure to NFVI domain and capable to quickly ramp-up to Ericsson NFVI products.
  • Demonstrable ability to Define Integration, migration, and deployment architectures along with estimation & Solution design support during Presales/early engagement/active projects.
  • Knowledge of integration techniques and model driven design & orchestration of data model, Work flows, service models, catalogues and templates for end to end network provisioning flows


  • Knowledge of native, virtual and cloud native scenarios.
  • Experience in Python/ Ansible/ Shell scripting capability and Kubernetes and Docker based application deployment and management.
  • Ericsson cloud or Open-source certification.
  • Experience on Customer Business Processes (eTOM, TOGAF, ITIL), CSI Methodology – ISDM (Integrated Sales and Delivery Model)
  • Authoritative level proficiency in Unix and IP networking
  • Commercial foresight, Stakeholder management

Additional Requirement

  • Relevant Degree or Diploma in Engineering.
  • 15+ years of overall experience (with hands on knowledge in solution design & NFVi Domain)
  • Willingness to travel as per business needs


What's in it for you?

“We are proud to announce at Ericsson India has been named #14 in the country and we have been officially Certified™ in 2021. Every year, more than 10,000 organizations from over 60 countries partner with the Great Place to Work® Institute for assessment, benchmarking and planning actions to strengthen their workplace culture and this Certification acknowledges our employees value their employee experience and our workplace culture.”

What happens next once you apply?

Read about the next steps here. For your preparation and reference, here is our overall Brand video and some insights about our innovations in 5G https://www.ericsson.com/en/careers/job-opportunities/hiring-process

Do you believe that an organization fostering an environment of cooperation and collaboration to execute with speed creates better business value? Do you value a culture of humanness, where fact based decisions are important and our people are encouraged to speak up? Do you believe that diverse, inclusive teams drive performance and innovation? At Ericsson, we do.

We provide equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, gender, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender identity and/or expression, marital status, pregnancy, parental status, religion, political opinion, nationality, ethnic background, social origin, social status, indigenous status, disability, age, union membership or employee representation and any other characteristic protected by local law or Ericsson’s Code of Business Ethics.

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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

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