Cloud & NFVI Solution Architect

Posted date:  Jul 30, 2022

Plano, Texas, United States

Cloud & NFVI Solution Architect

Location: Plano, Texas


About this opportunity

We are now looking for a Cloud & NFV Infrastructure Solution Architect to join our team in the Ericsson North America Digital Services Cloud & NFV Infrastructure COE!  You’ll be designing, developing, and enabling the deployment & integration of newly commercially available products to our North American customers. This role reports to a Director of System Integration.


What you will do

  • Use your technical and interpersonal skills to analyze, prepare, implement and verify the configuration and integration of Cloud Infrastructure solutions and applications for our North American customers
  • Play an integral role in advancing delivery and exceeding customer expectations
  • Support the lifecycle management of multiple product releases and showcase your product & integration skills in a cloud-native environment


You will bring

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Engineering
  • Certification in at least one of the following: AWS, CKA, Microsoft Azure, Red Hat OpenShift
  • Application and solution development & troubleshooting experience using Containers
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills in Container Networking (CNIs Calico/Multus), Heat templates, Ansible and Helm Charts
  • Significant hands-on experience in Cloud Networking, L2/L3 networking protocols, Calico, MetalLB and LoadBalancer concepts
  • Significant hands-on experience configuring and troubleshooting Juniper and Extreme Switches and Routers
  • Significant experience in delivering complex solutions, in an end-to-end technical role with large, cross-functional teams
  • Excellent knowledge of Cloud industry, relevant technology standards, main players, their strengths and weaknesses, and successful business models
  • Ability to dig deeper into technical issues as needed and be able to simplify and communicate with customers at different levels
  • A passion for continuous learning and finding solutions



Currently, Ericsson US Inc. does not provide immigration assistance/sponsorship to foreign applicants for this position.


Why join Ericsson?

At Ericsson, you´ll have an outstanding opportunity. The chance to use your skills and imagination to push the boundaries of what´s possible. To build never seen before solutions to some of the world’s toughest problems. You´ll be challenged, but you won’t be alone. You´ll be joining a team of diverse innovators, all driven to go beyond the status quo to craft what comes next.


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


The health, safety and well-being of our employees is our priority. Successful applicants will be required to disclose their vaccination status prior to employment. Except for those positions designated as 100% remote, successful applicants who did not provide the required proof of vaccination will be required to test weekly and wear masks at all Ericsson and customer facilities. This includes employees with medical or religious exemptions with testing as an accommodation.  Compliance with government and customer requirements regarding vaccination may preclude unvaccinated applicants from employment for a particular job. 


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:   United States (US)  || United States : Texas : Plano  

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