Radio Network Engineer

Posted date:  Jan 9, 2022

Yokohama, 14, JP

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?

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Our Exciting Opportunity


Ericsson Network Design & Optimization (NDO) is developing and delivering design and optimization services to our customers (typically mobile network operators) in Japan. Feature and functionality introduction and other types of technology consulting services are also within the scope of our expertise. 

When applicable, we conduct the design and optimization by developing and using cutting edge AI/Machine Learning technology, helping our customers (mobile operators) automating the optimization of their networks.

NDO Japan is also responsible for supporting network sales through technical consultation, anchored in deep network performance and product insight gained from advanced network analysis.

NDO Japan is aiming to be self-sustained in the sense that technical (pre-) sales support is integrated in the service delivery team, working in close cooperation with relevant customer accounts.


Network Engineer- is a network consultant role and you will be responsible for performing design, optimization and audit of radio access networks such as 4G, VoLTE, IoT and 5G to meet customer requirements. You will be engaged in the whole process from pre-sales of services & networks to service delivery and acceptance. We need strong individuals who create and deliver new businesses with passion and dedication with our team members and with our customers in Japan.


You will

Have a competence in radio technology and should have an interest in data analysis including machine learning (ML) based data analysis. Your technical expertise complements your customer facing and presentation skills, allowing you to both influence customer perception and drive problem resolution. You help to translate and bridge technical concepts between customers and internal stakeholders into tangible plans and outcomes. Your technical depth allows you to work either collaboratively as a team member or leading/guiding a team as the situation requires. You are required to understand customer network problems and proactively work on providing solutions.


To be successful in the role you must have

  • Analyze network and improve network performance and user experience
  • Recommend sound technical proposals and solutions
  • Experience in time and cost efficient management while maintaining or even improving delivery quality
  • Identify and build add-on business opportunities
  • Establish trust by customers through consultative approach
  • Drive collaboration and knowledge sharing within Ericsson
  • Education: Academic degree, minimum on bachelor level in engineering (IT/Telecom), or at least 4 years' experience of technical job in telecommunication area.
  • Broad technical acumen in areas of e.g. 4G/LTE, 5G/NR, Cellular IoT etc.
  • Analytical mindset and problem-solving ability to identify real root cause
  • Background in (Radio) Network Design and Optimization an advantage
  • Programming, big data and machine learning related skills are plus
  • Strong Teamwork, collaboration skills and leadership skills
  • Japanese language proficiency business level
  • English language proficiency preferred


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.

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We provide equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, gender, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender identity and/or expression, marital status, pregnancy, parental status, religion, political opinion, nationality, ethnic background, social origin, social status, indigenous status, disability, age, union membership or employee representation and any other characteristic protected by local law or Ericsson’s Code of Business Ethics.



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Job details: Network Engineer Job Stage 05

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. 

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