Optimization Engineer

Posted date: Feb 4, 2021

Location: Oslo, 03, NO

Company: Ericsson

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. When joining our team at Ericsson you are empowered to learn, lead and perform at your best, shaping the future of technology. This is a place where you're welcomed as your own perfectly unique self, and celebrated for the skills, talent, and perspective you bring to the team. Are you in?


Come, and be where it begins.


Our Exciting Opportunity

Ericsson Norway is expanding our staff in light of several new wins. Would you like to work on building the future of telecommunications? Ericsson has a position open for an Optimization Engineer covering the field of Radio Access Networks (RAN). As an Optimization Engineer, you will be part of customer-facing team assembled to maintain and implement our Solutions at our Customers. The position will be based in Oslo, Norway and you will be collaborating with the Head of Network Managed Services Delivery in Norway.


You will

  • Plan-Launch-Optimize customer RAN as part of Ericsson project team
  • Infrastructure capacity and performance analysis & solution definition
  • Capacity & performance Improvement
  • End-user Quality of Service Optimization
  • Service delivery of Network Design and Optimization Services
  • Support deployment of solution and provide feedback to R&D


To be successful in the role you must have

  • Education: Bachelor/BSC in Engineering
  • Min years of experience: minimum 10 years in Network rollout, Swap, Build
  • Senior Engineer with Experience in planning, tuning and optimization (2G,4G)
  • Should have experience in setup, planning and optimization of rollout/swap/upgrade projects
  • Deep knowledge of 2G/4G standards as must
  • Understanding of VoLTE
  • Knowledge of Ericsson portfolio
  • Understanding how network performance is measured and what are the main statistics
  • Should be able to discuss critical metric target values and measuring methods with customer
  • Specialist in RAN troubleshooting


Other Requirements:

  • Optimization engineers team leading experience is a benefit
  • Drive test experience is a benefit, understand logic of drive test measurements and being able to analyze log files
  • Any experience/exposed to 5G is advantage (project planning, technology understanding, Design, critical metrics)
  • Knowledge of programming languages
  • Knowledge of Norwegian language and market is an advantage
  • Must be able to get security clearance per NKOM/NSM rules


What´s in it for you?

Here at Ericsson, our culture is built on over a century of courageous decisions. With us, you will no longer be dreaming of what the future holds – you will be redefining it. You won’t develop for the status quo, but will build what replaces it. Joining us is a way to move your career in any direction you want; with hundreds of career opportunities in locations all over the world, in a place where co-creation and collaboration are embedded into the walls. You will find yourself in a speak-up environment where compassion and humanness serve as cornerstones for how we work, and where work-life balance is a priority. Welcome to an inclusive, global company where your opportunity to make an impact is endless.


What happens once you apply?

To prepare yourself for next steps, please explore here: https://www.ericsson.com/en/careers/job-opportunities/hiring-process


Apply now or latest by 28th February!



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.

Primary country and city: Norway (NO) || || Oslo || ServEng

Req ID: 506124 

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