Ericsson Early Career Program | Innovate | RF Antenna Development Engineer (m/f/d)

Posted date:  May 25, 2023

Rosenheim, Bavaria, Germany



Our Innovate Graduate Technology Program will give you an outstanding opportunity to understand and take part in shaping our technology leadership and is the perfect fit for you who have a diligent, innovative, and creative mindset. 


As part of the Innovate programs, you will be curious about how the next generation of technology will shape and influence the way we all live and work. The program will give you a chance to work with like-minded people who are pioneers in our business and advanced problem solvers in their chosen fields. You’ll collaborate with them to solve some of the most challenging issues faced by our customers to ensure everyone worldwide is connected.


You can read more about the program here


Your journey within the Innovate Program will start as RF Antenna Development Engineer (m/f/d) 



In this Early Career program, you will get a unique opportunity to get extensive training in different international areas and teams.


We want to help build your strength so that you can contribute to technological leadership in the future.


The goal is to prepare you ideally for the following topics:


  • Performance of RF and PIM measurements with state-of-the-art equipment
  • Development and further development of series antennas in the following frequency range 600 MHz - 4.2 GHz
  • Present your results to the development team and committees
  • Drive strategic technical leadership
  • Perform continuous analysis and requirements processing
  • Develop and test high-quality products
  • Perform troubleshooting and customer support
  • Drive continuous improvement of products and processes
  • Develop competencies in specific technical areas


The first direct work tasks:


  • Introduction based on a test antenna project
  • Familiarization with the current antenna technology and component construction kit
  • Training for the internal 2D simulation tool based on AWR
  • Execution of 2D simulations with an internal tool based on AWR
  • Build up and optimization of laboratory prototypes
  • Possibly first 3D simulation with known tools such as CST or HFSS, depending on the current level of knowledge



  • Bachelor's or Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent qualification, ideally with an RF background.
  • Initial experience in RF, antenna technology and design are particularly advantageous.
  • Strong interest in cellular networks and radio and RF antenna technologies, initial experience in the topics is an asset
  • Initial experience with 2D and 3D EM simulation tools such as CST, HFSS, AWR, and ADS is desirable.
  • Knowledge of PIM / EMC design and measurements is desirable
  • Experience in one or more key disciplines (RF design, component design, radiator design, PIM, RF metrology) is considered an asset
  • Knowledge of MATLAB, Python, C++, C#
  • An analytical and scientific approach to work
  • High willingness to travel and stay for a short assignment in another country is mandatory
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with the enjoyment of teamwork and collaboration in an international environment
  • High level of self-motivation and structured approach to work
  • Command of the English language, both written and spoken
  • German language skills are a plus



We are a world leader in the constantly evolving environment of communications technology – by providing hardware, software, and services to enable the full value of connectivity.


You’ll play a part in using your skills and creativity to push the boundaries of what’s possible. To create never-seen-before solutions to some of the world’s toughest problems.


Join a team of like-minded innovators driven to go beyond the norm to build what’s next.


At Ericsson, you can be an explorer, a change maker and a force for good.




Click Here to find all you need to know about what our typical hiring process looks like.


The selection and interview process is ongoing, so send your application in English as soon as it is ready.
Vetting including references and relevant background screening will be conducted for final candidates.


We welcome the opportunity to meet you!

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