Solution Architect

Posted date:  Sep 14, 2022

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Solution Architect - Senior - JS7


Location: Canada: Toronto, Montreal


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 now looking for a senior Solution Architect, who will be responsible for analyzing, designing, developing, and delivering commercially viable end-to-end IMS or UDM technical solutions for customers. In this role, you will also be accountable for providing profitable business for Ericsson by translating customer needs, and technology opportunities into detailed technical offering, solutions and proposals. Your work will in part shape our customer legacy!


You will

  • Scope, define and design solution offerings; driving IMS/UDM end-to-end technical solutions

  • Analyze customer technology, define business requirements and participate in risk analysis

  • Work with core team on list of potential activities and solutions

  • Develop technical presentations and proposals, and perform customer presentations

  • Lead deployment of solution

  • Conduct in-depth technical discussions with customer and customer’s partners

  • Guide and advise customer on relevant technology choices

  • Provide product improvement and roadmap recommendations to R&D 

  • Deliver results & meet customer expectations

  • Participate in knowledge transfer, documentation and information sharing 

  • Stay abreast of on new technology/technical areas and share information about solution to enable customer competence build

  • Work in a team environment with excellent collaboration and support


To be successful in the role you must have

  • Years of professional technical experience: Overall 15+ (5+ as Solution Architect)

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science (IT, Telecom) or other technical field or the equivalent level of experience.

  • Must have significant experience of designing, deploying, or supporting IMS, and/or UDM solutions.

  • Knowledge and experience of 5G core a plus.

  • Must have significant experience of delivering complex solutions, directly interfacing with external customer.

  • Ability to dig deeper into technical issues as needed and be able to simplify and communicate with customers at different levels.

  • Ability to lead and guide project team in making key technical decisions.

  • Experience of creating, selling, and delivering end-to-end solutions with multiple partners and subcontractors.

  • Excellent business understanding.

  • Demonstrated experience in developing written documentation and deliverables.

  • Experience of delivering technical presentations to technical and non-technical audiences.

  • Knowledge and experience of deploying software in virtual or cloud environments, such as OpenStack, OpenShift, or containerization using Kubernetes.

  • Knowledge and experience of tools for CICD/Automation, DevOps, and Agile ways of working.

  • Passion to work in teams for customer projects in a highly collaborative environment.


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.





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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Be where it begins

Our Culture

Welcome to an inclusive, global company where your opportunity to make an impact is endless. Share your most innovative ideas, bring your unique perspective and bring your unique perspective in a speak up environment. With us, you will no longer be dreaming of what the future holds – you will be redefining it at a company where you’re empowered to lead and perform at your very best.

Learning and Development

Being a part of our team means having the flexibility to take your career in many different directions, but it also means leveraging the supportive structure of a big organization, with clear personal and professional development opportunities. 

Benefits and Rewards

We believe that great accomplishments deserve great benefits and transparent rewards. We strive to offer competitive, unbiased, and fair rewards for all our people. We empower you to manage your own time and promote flexible working opportunities, along with family-friendly policies.

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