Packet Core NIV integration Engineer

Posted date: Feb 5, 2021

Location: Shanghai, 31, CN

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 working for Ericsson end to end Network Integration & Verification (NIV) in 5G network. Our team is responsible for establishing the seal of excellence on all products and solution developed within Ericsson Product Development Unit Packet Core. We are responsible for a range of challenging tasks with the mission to test our products in the best way possible with the cutting-edge technology in an internal environment!

Looking forward to your joining!


You will

  • Study requirement specifications and make time estimates regarding different activities during the development phase
  • Write test specifications and map them to related requirements
  • Review test specifications together with designers, system managers and others involved
  • Write test scripts and automate the execution of them,
  • Execute test cases and document the results
  • Write trouble reports with relevant error logs attached
  • Find faults and verify corresponding corrections of the software
  • Ensure the functionality and characteristics of a system on network level
  • Be responsible for other activities related to testing, such as test tool design, process design etc.
  • Work in development, maintenance, support projects as well as being involved in the new technology trial at customer site


To be successful in the role you must have

  • Working style as result oriented, flexible and innovative
  • Interest in improving ways of working
  • Fluent English skill, both spoken and written, and able to express own thinking clearly
  • Ability to learn new technology quickly and apply to work tasks
  • Innovative and solution thinking abilities
  • Willingness of challenges acceptance
  • Ability to be initiative and accountable
  • Good communication skills and good teamwork spirit
  • Packet Core Network knowledge (system solutions and network setup)
  • Good knowledge in
  1. Test and verification methods
  2. Linux and Unix (Solaris)
  3. 2G, 3G, 4G and 5G systems
  4. EPC system architecture
  5. Routers and switches
  • Knowledge of SGSN-MME, EPG, DPI and Policy Control area, router, Cloud deployment, Containerization, etc


What´s in it for you?

Here at Ericsson, our culture is built on over a century of courageous decisions. With us, you will no longer be dreaming of what the future holds – you will 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 a place where 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 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

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.



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: China (CN) || || Shanghai || R&D

Req ID: 478685 

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