Sr Data Scientist

Posted date:  Sep 13, 2022

Santa Clara, California, United States

Santa Clara, CA or Bay Area

About this opportunity

Ericsson Global AI Accelerator (GAIA) is a unit that has been set up to accelerate our AI and Machine Learning offerings. This central unit is chartered with the responsibility of building a high-end competence center that brings together a team of high-end Data Scientists, Data Engineers, Software Engineers, and Machine Learning Architects towards the goal of enhancing Ericsson’s products and services portfolio with AI capabilities.

We are currently looking for a Data Scientist to work in one of our Global AI Accelerator units. This position is based on Santa Clara, CA, USA.

This role has individual contribution and tech leadership scope covering the complete lifecycle of feature & functionality development, from use case definition, systemization, AI/ML functionality prototyping, and development to implementation in Ericsson product portfolio.



What you will do


  • Collect and preprocess data
  • Design and train machine learning models
  • Contribute to rapid and iterative development of minimum viable products
  • Show technical leadership in AI/ML project proposal and development
  • Contribute to IP creation for Ericsson in AI/ML


You will bring

  • MS or PhD in Computer Science/Engineering, Machine Learning, or equivalent
  • 4+ (MS) or 1+ (PhD) years’ professional experience in computer vision projects using deep learning
  • Proven skills in development of AI/ML applications on TensorFlow and PyTorch
  • A knowledge in programming skills in various languages (e.g., Python, C++, or Java) with proficiency in Python and OpenCV
  • Strong analytical skills and ability to acquire new knowledge
  • An interest to constantly learn, communicate, interact, share information, and willingness to help others
  • Good communication skills in written and spoken English


Preferred Qualification:

  • Experience in writing and presenting papers, journal articles, and technical blogs: Publications in CVPR, ICCV, ECCV is a big plus
  • Knowledge in telecommunication is a plus


This position reports to the Director Data Science



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 


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.


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