SoC Architect and IP System Lead for Fronthaul and CPRI interface

Posted date:  Aug 6, 2022

Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden

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

The Digital ASIC and FPGA sector at Ericsson is responsible for the development of Digital SoC (System-on-Chip) including ASIC and FPGA for all existing and future mobile standards. The development is done in close cooperation with internal and external partners such as standardization teams and market-leading silicon vendors and ASIC Design houses. We are working with state-of-the-art Silicon-technologies, EDA tools and methodologies.


We are looking for an SoC Architect and IP System Lead for Fronthaul and CPRI interface (Common Public Radio Interface) that can drive systemization of our Digital ASIC and FPGAs in our Kista-based team. This position reports to head of System & Architecture within Digital ASIC & FPGA organization.


You will

  • Be responsible for architecture design and systemization of Fronthaul and CPRI interfaces and their functional blocks and subsystems
  • Drive the IP program area development by IP generation and feature roadmap work, pre-development studies, technical analysis, and collaboration with related standardization activities
  • Lead the requirement definition, break-down and statement-of-compliance work, and create system solutions in implementation sketch or implementation proposals
  • Support design team during development, verification, and validation of the design
  • Continuously improve and optimize ways of working
  • Generate and maintain appropriate documentation


You will bring

  • Master´s Degree or PhD in Electronic Engineering or equivalent education is preferred
  • Proven experience in advanced SoC development
  • Good knowledge of ASIC technology, ASIC design environment and design methodology
  • Knowledge of radio access system and their components
  • Knowledge of high-speed interfaces, e. g. DDR, CPRI, Ethernet, JESD204
  • Track record of successful cross-team and cross-site cooperation
  • Quality consciousness


Additional Requirements

  • Knowledge of mobile communication standards is an advantage – 3GPP
  • Knowledge across several industry-standard interfaces such as I3C, SPI, SGMII, etc
  • Knowledge of signal processing algorithms and modeling in Matlab or C++
  • Knowledge of embedded CPUs and their IPs


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.


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Last day to apply is 31st of August, 2022.

We look forward to receiving your application in English. Please note we cannot accept applications via email. Our primary and preferred location is Stockholm/Kista.

For specific questions please contact recruiter Mirosław Coś at 

We welcome the opportunity to meet you!


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.

Primary country and city:  Sweden (SE)   ||  Sweden : Stockholm : Stockholm  
Req ID: 674059  

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