Developer - Cloud Native 5G Radio

Posted date:  Sep 23, 2022

Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

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 flawlessly outstanding self and celebrated for the skills, talent, and perspective you bring to the team. Are you in?

Come, and be where it begins.


About this opportunity

As a developer on our 5G Virtualized Digital Unit/Radio Ctrl&Mgmt team, you will sit between the cloud and our Radios. You will be a key contributor to the Advanced Antenna System (AAS) 5G functions that integrate next-generation Cloud Native technology. This is an existing role where you get to apply cloud-native solutions to a cellular network setup.

We are also committed to diversity and inclusion and to be a responsible and relevant driver of positive change. We also offer some amazing benefits, outstanding career development and training programs to provide an empowered career in a connected world


What you will do

  • Develop features on our microservices in a K8s environment
  • Work on architecture design and decisions for scalability, resiliency, and AI and Machine Learning
  • Work on our Cloud Native NR solution for 5G
  • Cloud-Native infrastructure based on ADP framework for SW based on micro-services and containers
  • Open interfaces (e.g gRPC, Protocol Buffers, F1, X2/Xn, A1, 01, LLS…)
  • Radio support: Potentially all Ericsson NR capable radios with the use of eCPRI or CPRI converter

You will bring

  • Bachelor’s or master’s level degree in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering
  • 2+ years of relevant experience in cloud development, microservice design or telecommunication
  • Good understanding of the Linux ecosystem and have completed projects working with the Linux kernel is an asset
  • Good knowledge of communication theory, Netconf protocol, Yang data modeling is an asset
  • Knowledge of Cloud-Native core principles, DevOps, and Ecosystem a plus - microservices, K8S, Docker, Helm, CI/CD (DevOps)
  • Familiarity with programming languages like C/C++, GO, Java, Python
  • Excellent problem-solving and interpersonal skills and possess a can-do attitude


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 empathy 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?

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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.  Ericsson is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, learn more. If you need assistance or to request an accommodation due to a disability, please contact Ericsson at 


DISCLAIMER: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees in this position. They are not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required for this position, and you may be required to perform additional job tasks as assigned.


Primary country and city:   Canada (CA)  || Canada : Ontario : Ottawa  

Be where it begins

Our Culture

Welcome to an inclusive, global company where your opportunity to make an impact is endless. Share your most innovative ideas, bring your unique perspective and bring your unique perspective in a speak up environment. With us, you will no longer be dreaming of what the future holds – you will be redefining it at a company where you’re empowered to lead and perform at your very best.

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

We believe that great accomplishments deserve great benefits and transparent rewards. We strive to offer competitive, unbiased, and fair rewards for all our people. We empower you to manage your own time and promote flexible working opportunities, along with family-friendly policies.

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