2G Test Engineer

Posted date: Jan 2, 2021

Location: Reading, RDG, GB

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 now looking for a Test Engineer who will be required to coordinate and execute testing of Ericsson 2G RAN nodes solutions in the Customer RAN Test Lab, planning the test deliveries during the test execution phase. The tester will also be responsible for the build and integration of the Ericsson RAN elements into the test plan and its maintenance (HW and SW configuration) until the end of the testbed project.

You will

Play a key role in implementing Test Strategies for New Major Software Releases and new Hardware Introduction. Also, conduct the testing environment feasibility study on Network Impact Reports and use the inputs for defining test strategy and Test Plan.

Take a role in the development strategy for adoption of automated testing, production of test plans for all Radio test deliveries and collaborate closely with customers and agree on test scope and plan. You will be responsible for preparing and management of test activities on day to day basis, supervise the progress, test execution rate, and mitigate any risks affecting the testing. Follow up high priority issues from test phases, seeking early resolutions and design updates (liaise with the design team) perform impact analysis and plan schedules for design update implementation on to the Test Environment.

You will provide support TCM activities for Test Bed, ensuring network elements are on accurate baseline. Participate in customer meetings for test progress reviews, drive the testing Interface to RAN design. Deliver test reports and the exits reports for the final delivery to customer in each Test Phase. Perform parameter audits of RAN elements in Lab and scripting for automated execution of test cases.

To be successful in the role you must have

  • Several years of Network Engineering or similar.
  • Specific Test engineer background; Manual & Automated testing, monitoring, scripting, troubleshooting, and defining, report and documentation of the testing activities.
  • Knowledge of Ericsson equipment.
  • Technical expertise on different network-related tools: TEMS, AXE 10 BSC (Ericsson specific), ENM (Ericsson specific)

Academic background:

  • Degree Level / HND in Technical Field or Relevant Technical Experience

What we offer:

  • Competitive Salary Package & Rich benefits package (private medical care for the employee, life insurance)
  • Work-life balance & Flexible working hours

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'll 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 here 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 chance to define an impact is endless.

What happens once you apply:

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

Why apply:

We can offer the opportunity to work in a fast-paced, collaborative environment with like-minded professionals!

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided a reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment.

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: United Kingdom (GB) || || Reading || Consulting&SysInt

Req ID: 417843 

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