ICT Solution Architect

Posted date:  Nov 17, 2021

Ottawa, ON, CA

Preferred Locations Canada, India



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

As a SA Cloud & Applications Solution Architect, you are acting as the key interface between our C&A organization and its stakeholders when it comes to managing your part of the C&A architecture. The landscape is divided into three main areas IAAS/PAAS/SAAS. They are then divided into sub-areas to create manageable logical areas of responsibility. The architects set the high-level architecture for the entire service stack. The architect manages the architectural evolution of the portfolio and works closely with stakeholders and internal roles like Strategic Product Managers, Service Owners and Service Architects.


You will:

  • Drive Opportunity Analysis and Pre-studies to support Architecture and Portfolio evolution
  • Create and maintain high level architecture
  • Perform architectural reviews of different focus areas
  • Governance of high-level architectures and technical decisions in Architecture Boards
  • Support development and evolution of C&A Environment capabilities so that they adhere to the high-level architecture
  • Support governance of lower-level architectures, development, and evolution
  • Support C&A Environment in alignment of tools, services, and capabilities
  • Establishment and maintenance of architectural descriptions (artifacts) in different views such as technology, application, and information.


To be successful in the role you must have:

  • 5+ years of related architecture experience
  • Good understanding of R&D engineering environments and related R&D ways of working, tools, and concepts dealing with Cloud, Automation, Orchestration, and Data Centers as well as Information mgmt. and Security
  • Stakeholder leadership skills
  • Ability to transform strategy and needs into action
  • Ability to work on executive levels, providing high level business analysis of stakeholder needs,
  • Proven Consultative, team working and interpersonal skills with excellent relationship management capabilities
  • Knowledge on IT infrastructure, Network, Storage, IaaS, PaaS and SaaS service offerings,
  • Can do attitude
  • Self-going
  • Good communicator
  • Fluent in English. Written and oral


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?

To prepare yourself for next steps, please explore here: 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. 


DISCLAIMER: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of employees assigned to this position. 

Therefore employees assigned may be required to perform additional job tasks required by the manager.


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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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