SW Developer Virtual Platforms

Posted date:  Jun 26, 2022

Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden

About this opportunity

Do you want to develop advanced electronics, software, and models for the leading-edge mobile telecommunication systems? And be involved in making 5G happen?

Our department ASIC and IP Design in Kista are responsible for Digital ASIC development for all existing and future mobile standards including 5G. This is done in close cooperation with internal and external partners such as standardization teams and market leading vendors. We are working with state-of-the-art technologies, tools and methodologies from our vendors.

We are looking for several experienced, creative and innovative engineers to join our outstanding team. This team develops and maintains virtual platforms for different kinds of Ericsson Radio Base Station hardware. These virtual platforms are simulators used for pre-silicon software development as well as running regression suites complementing those running on existing hardware.

What you will do

  • Use C++, SystemC and TLM and other Open Source software to develop and integrate models into virtual platforms
  • Be a standout team mate with effective communication skills to proactively support others and the project to succeed.
  • Drive continuous improvements in products and processes and develop competence in the technical domain

You will have an outstanding opportunity to work and gain competence in several areas such as modeling, design, verification, systemization and SW. You will also take part of a dynamic department where there will be opportunities for learning, trying out new roles and responsibilities and much more.

You will bring

  • Experience in working with software design and development for several years, and professional experience of C++ development, knowledge of the use of C++ templates and object-oriented design in C++.
  • A passion towards code quality, and a good understanding of how hardware and software interacts (low-level software, drivers, polling, interrupts, DMA etc).
  • Familiarity with how basic hardware blocks and interfaces work (memory, counters, multiplexer, Ethernet, I2C, SPI, etc).
  • Knowledge about Embedded Linux (uboot, DTB, Linux drivers, user space vs kernel space, embedded Linux development, Yocto).
  • Experience and knowledge in SystemC/TLM and Open Source software modeling is an advantage.
  • A basic understanding of using Linux as a software development platform.
  • Proficient Skills in English speaking and writing
  • Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or equivalent education

You have an outstanding interest in learning new things every day and want to make a difference. You have a very positive attitude and thrive new challenges. You are keen to seek problems and do so creatively. Where there is change you see opportunities. You are an excellent teammate and a very communicative person, but you also work well independently. You make sure to reach results with high quality and on time.

We encourage you to apply!

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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Please send in your application in English as soon as possible since the process is ongoing.

You will be reporting to Line Manager Virtual Platform Development.

Due to the GDPR we cannot accept applications sent to email please apply with your CV and cover letter through the system.

Position Location: Stockholm, Sweden
Last application date: 18/7 2022 (selection is ongoing)


In case of questions please contact the recruiter: Sara Andersson at sara.a.andersson@ericsson.com.


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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.

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Primary country and city:  Sweden (SE)   ||  Sweden : Stockholm : Stockholm  
Req ID: 659678  

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