Working-Student automation

Posted date:  Dec 28, 2021

Herzogenrath, NW, DE

Ericsson is one of the leading providers of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) to service providers, with about 40% of the world’s mobile traffic carried through our networks. We enable the full value of connectivity by crafting groundbreaking technology and services that are easy to use, adopt and scale, making our customers successful in a fully connected world. For more than 140 years, our ideas, technology and people have changed the world: real turning points that have transformed lives, industries and society as a whole.


Working-Student (m/f/d) automation 

Location: Herzogenrath

Req.ID: 619825


We are now looking for a Working-student to support our service delivery team to increase the level of automation and continuous integration / continuous deployment (CI/CD) for our 5G Core Network Delivery.

In this role you will be part of our project team and support the team in planning and managing the lifecycle of our network functions and virtualized platform software.


You will:

  • Support the team in tasks related to automation, programming, and testing
  • Support with latest developments in automation technology and how to introduce them into our operations to achieve cost savings and improve productivity
  • Support in creating design specifications and other documents
  • Contribute to project plan and participate in all project phases


To be successful in the role you must have:

  • Bachelor or Master Student in computer science, engineering, physics, mathematics or similar.
  • Curiosity to learn about Network Management Systems, Element Management Systems, Telecom network architecture and protocols, Automation tools frameworks, CI/CD frameworks etc.
  • Basic knowledge and experience with Software Development Life Cycles including SCRUM, Agile and DevOps methodologies.
  • Programming languages knowledge (any of these - PHP, Java, .NET, Python, or similar), databases (SQL/PLSQL), scripting languages, Groovy, and web services
  • Fluent English skills, German would be beneficial




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Primary country and city: Germany (DE) || || Herzogenrath || [[mfield2]]

Req ID: 619825

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