Experienced Researcher

Posted date:  Sep 23, 2022

Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden


About this opportunity!

We are looking for a researcher to strengthen our team working on software for emerging edge computing solutions. This is an opportunity for you to demonstrate your groundbreaking ideas, energy, passion, and skill to revolutionize distributed computing together with a diverse team of inspiring researchers. Typically, our work is performed in projects that may incorporate internal and external research collaborations across international borders.


What you will do

  • You will have the opportunity to craft and steer novel concepts, solutions and algorithms in the context of computing and cloud technologies for mobile networks. This is your chance to impact Ericsson business and products, to prepare for the journey towards 6G!
  • You will have the responsibility to develop and present your results in prototypes and concept demonstrations, where we put growing emphasis on the quality and re-usability of the developed software components.
  • Another important part of your work will be dissemination and publications of research results, where you will have the challenging task to simplify the sophisticated and clearly communicate advanced concepts. You will also have the chance protect your innovative solutions with patents.


To be successful in the role, you must have

  • Master’s or PhD degree in Computer Science, Computer engineering, Software Engineering, Networking, Cloud Computing, or related technical fields
  • Solid background or hands-on experiences in at least one of the following fields:
  1. Distributed computing and systems, and/or operating systems
  2. Mobile network infrastructure
  3. Emerging edge computing technologies
  4. Cloud and platform technologies and/or datacenter infrastructure
  5. Telecommunication systems and standards (3GPP, ETSI NFV/MEC, etc.).
  • Software development experience in one or more programming languages (e.g. but not limited to: Python, Rust, go, C, C++, etc.) and experience using collaborative software development tools (e.g. GitHub or GitLab)
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Appetite for knowledge and the ability to practically apply it
  • Creativity and a sense of teamwork alongside being able to work independently when required
  • Good communication skills in written and spoken English
  • Experience in Rust and/or WebAssembly is an advantage


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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Location for this role:  Stockholm Sweden,

Hiring Manager: Beatriz Grafulla (beatriz.grafulla@ericsson.com), Research Leader, GFTL ER CSP Edge System SW Perform

Recruiter: Asmita Kumari (asmita.a.kumari@ericsson.com)


Kindly note that we cannot process applications sent via email!

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.
Req ID: 684076  

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