RPCA SW Operative Product Owner

Posted date: Feb 9, 2021

Location: Ottawa, ON, CA

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!

We are searching for an experienced Operative Product Owner (OPO) who seeks new challenges and wants to be part of the Radio Software organization working with multi-standard Radio products. The candidate will tackle global responsibilities, work through others, and be a leader of OPO leaders in a global environment. They will also have powerful strategic insights, be familiar with the site and capability planning, product strategies, and customer values in Radio SW, and to work closely with the SPMs and APOs. Finally, the candidate is expected to encourage' change as new methods and evolve in the Radio organization.


We emphasize teamwork, communication and co-operation. We expect you to be a powerful teammate and thereby contribute significantly to the teams’ successes. Also be willing to step forward and lead, take ownership and actively drive issues. We provide an open working climate and diversity where all opinions and contributions are appreciated as well as a possibility to work with the latest technology communication product development.


You will

  • Good understanding of the concepts of Lean and Agile ways of working
  • Manage the One Backlog methodology
  • Support the development teams, groom and breakdown backlog items into User Stories
  • Mentor and provide guidance to other OPOs in the team


To be successful in the role

  • Accomplished leadership skills in line with Ericsson core values
  • Sound knowledge in product development with good understanding of systemization, design and verification
  • Product Development and Life Cycle Management knowledge
  • Delivering Results & Meeting Customer Expectations
  • Lean & Agile Knowledge and Skills


What´s in it for you?

Here at Ericsson, our culture is built on over a century of fearless 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 apriority. Welcome to an inclusive, global company where your chance to create 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.


Role will report to the Product Development Leader.


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

Req ID: 463369 

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