Onsite engineering & Integration SME

Posted date: Dec 24, 2020

Location: Reading, RDG, GB

Company: Ericsson

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Our Exciting Opportunity!

We are looking for a Senior Integration Engineer who will support Integration activities relating to Network Rollout (NRO) of Ericsson Radio Products.

Collaborating with the Ericsson Back office Site Integration Lead, the role will involve the governance of and support towards the Onsite Integration services (OIS) needed to secure an efficient delivery process and a timely customer acceptance.

This role will include making sure work is executed as per the project requirements and will act as a domain specialist for all onsite Site Integration activities towards (i.e. Customer Delivery Organisation, Third Parties instructed by Ericsson, Ericsson Onshore Project, Ericsson Offshore Project Organisation)

The role is primarily to provide Site Integration services relating to the DICI of Ericsson LTE & 5G RAN solutions but may also include In-Building, Infrastructure and Antenna line solutions.

This role is suited to candidates with a proficient background in NRO Site Integration on RAN swap projects.

You will

  • Responsible for the delivery of Onsite Integration support services for the deployment of Ericsson equipment.
  • Act as a subject matter expert on the Onsite Commissioning and Integration Services required for volume deployment.
  • Support Ericsson’s Third Parties to deliver Site Integration services through a controlled program of works ensuring that all services are undertaken to budget, to quality and within SLA.
  • Provide onsite Installation, Commissioning and Integration services for high profile customer sites or special events.
  • Provision of or support to Third-Party Engineer Training and Accreditation
  • Support New Product Introductions and ensure they are transferred effectively into the Delivery process. This is to include acting as a domain specialist towards FOA’s, Trials or Proof of Concepts.
  • Translation of customer documentation and process guides into specific Onsite Integration guidelines to support Ericsson rollout activities.
  • Act on important metric issues by investigating and implementing corrective actions
  • Actively handle Site Integration issues or dependencies throughout the delivery cycle that may impact the acceptance of a site deployment.
  • Ensure Onsite Integration services align with all Health & Safety and any other applicable legislative requirements (and any changes to these requirements).
  • Ensure relevant information is maintained in the project tools and that all documentation is handled in a structured manner and uploaded to the required repositories.
  • Technical assessment of Customer Change Requests (CCR’s) relating to Site Engineering.
  • Own the use of Ericsson Global methods and technology solutions to improve delivery efficiency.

To be successful in the role you must have

  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in providing Site Installation, Commissioning and Integration services
  • Solid experience in the provision of Site Commissioning and Integration support within a NRO Swap project.
  • Ericsson Radio Product Knowledge covering Installation, Commissioning and Integration.
  • UK Industry, Regulatory and Standards Knowledge
  • Solid experience in producing Site Integration Documentation and in supporting Engineer Training and Accreditation
  • Effective communication and facilitation skills.
  • Excellent supervising skills combined with a results-oriented mentality.
  • Proactive approach in ensuring a quality and right first-time delivery process.
  • Planning and organisation skills for large projects with a focus on dependency management
  • Commercial awareness and experience of delivering to budgets.
  • Delivering results and meeting customer expectations.
  • Flexible with the ability to deal with change and ambiguity
  • Experience in tackling challenges with perseverance to overcome multiple obstacles.
  • Prepared to travel throughout the UK to customer offices and sites
  • Climbing or Working at Height (Rooftop) Trained and Certified to include Medical Clearance, RF Awareness and First Aid.

Desired Competencies

Knowledge/Experience of Civils; Towers; Rigging; Antenna Line Systems (from BTS to antenna) including testing; Antennas; Feeder Systems; RET control.

Proficient IT skills e.g. MS Office and workflow concepts

Academic Background

Degree Level in Technical Field or Relevant Technical Experience

What we offer:

Competitive Salary Package & Rich benefits package.

Work – life balance, the possibility to work from home, and flexible working hours.

What´s in it for you:

Here at Ericsson, our culture is built on over a century of courageous decisions. With us, there will no longer be dreaming of what the future holds – you will be redefining it. 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; with hundreds of career opportunities in locations all over the world, in here co-creation and collaboration are embedded into the walls. 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

Our managers and recruiters will review all CVs and make an initial selection. The candidates who best match the criteria for the position will then move on to the next stage in the process – the interview.

The time between submitting your application and the finding out about the interview stages will depend on the number of applicants.

Why apply:

Looking to take the next step in your career with a company who can offer professional progression? Keen on a role that offers the option of flexible working? If the answer is Yes to all the above, Ericsson offers all of this and more! 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 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.

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