ICT Architect

Posted date:  Jan 5, 2022

Yokohama, Yokohama, Japan

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 an Infrastructure Architect (Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Architect).


You will have the ability to build principles, models and guidelines from strategies. You will convert requirements to develop cost efficient solutions that are consistent between business, information and technology.  You will, also interact with internal stakeholders and external customers to define and provide solutions improving their competitive position.  Finally, to act as an internal consultant for the many IT areas. 


You will: 

Analyse and break down strategies into architectural capabilities 
Translate requirements to a cost efficient solution architecture  
Handle architecture compliance throughout the complete solution lifecycle 
Communicate and co-operate tailored to each business unit groups 

Contribute to continuous improvements in the organization 


To be successful in the role you must have 

  • Minimum years of experience: 5 years+ 
  • Expertise in Cloud environment (Azure, AWS, GCP) 
  • Expertise in Virtual environment (VMware vSphere, vSAN, Horizon) 
  • Expertise in Windows / Linux system 
  • Expertise in Network infrastructure (Routing & Switching, VPN, Firewall) 
  • Expertise in Server (HW dimensioning for system) 
  • Hands-on and project lead experience 
  • Japanese proficiency test N1 or higher 
  • Business level English language (strong writing & communication) 


Additional Requirements: 

  • Experience solution responsible role in pre-sales 
  • Cloud certification (Azure, AWS, GCP) 
  • Experience in the telecommunications industry 
  • Experience in the data center 
  • Solution design (infrastructure, virtual) 
  • Kubernetes, Container environment design, building experience 
  • Automation & scripting (Ansible, Python, Bash, PowerShell) 


We welcome the opportunity to meet you! 



What’s in it for you?

With over 90,000 employees across 180+ countries, we have a culture that respects and supports your ambitions, in alignment with our values of Respect, Professionalism and Perseverance. Ericsson is extremely focused on learning and development, supports mobility and flexible working hours. We are also committed to diversity and inclusion and to be a responsible and relevant driver of positive change. We also offer some awesome benefits, amazing career development and training programs to provide an empowered career in a connected world.


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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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: Japan (JP)   

Req ID: 629738

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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