Automation Scientist

Job Description

Date: Feb 21, 2019

At Ericsson, we give our employees the freedom to think big. Your ideas and innovations can turn into achievements that impact society and change the world. Are you ready to be a change-maker?

Learn what makes YOU + Ericsson a powerful combination. Join us today.


About Us


We are one of the leading providers of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) to service providers, with about 40% of the world’s mobile traffic carried through our networks. We enable the full value of connectivity by creating game-changing technology and services that are easy to use, adopt and scale, making our customers successful in a fully connected world.

Together, in Romania we create a culture of innovation, constantly transforming to find new ways of working. Opened in 2007, the Global Site in Bucharest is one in only four all over the world, the only one situated in Europe and a vital component in Ericsson’s global services organization. The Romanian site currently counts on a team of 1,900 strong professionals and enthusiastic young specialists and is developing constantly to meet customer needs.


Position Purpose


We are now looking for an Automation Scientist. The automation scientist role will have the mandate to drive rapid development and deployment of high potential automation POCs that can later be scaled and improve the efficiencies of the BMAS business significantly.


Main accountabilities – you will:

  • Be responsible to drive competence and business readiness 
  • Operate solution development
  • Handle requirements and assignments
  • Drive continuous improvements
  • Develop competence and knowledge sharing in your group and beyond
  • Identify the current ways of working and future state business processes;



Technical Skills - you have:

  • Deep knowledge of automation tools and methodologies
  • Overview of new trending technologies developments
  • University degree with a major in Telecom, IT or equivalent (Computer Science or Electrical Engineering)
  • At least 5 years of experience in automation processes like: robotic process automation, artificial intelligence, runbook automation, natural  language processing
  • Extensive knowledge of business and product management
  • Very good written and spoken English


Personal Skills - you are/you have:

  • Excellent presentation and communication skills
  • Analitical skills
  • Creating and innovating
  • Entrepreneurial and commercial thinking
  • Used to a start-up environment
  • Excellent at formulating strategies and concepts
  • Focused on continuous improvement and increase effectiveness


What we offer

  • We will value your competences
  • You will work in a dynamic company along with the smartest people in the industry
  • You will benefit from a wide range of learning and transfer knowledge from/to your colleagues
  • You will have access to latest technology and support to showcase your bright ideas
  • You will enjoy Ericsson’s ways of working that value the importance of work life balance
  • Work from home and flexible work schedule
  • Benefits package: including premium healthcare & gym subscriptions
  • You will be part of an active community via Brand Ambassadors, CSR Activities, Sports Teams etc.



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Primary country and city: Romania (RO) || || Bucharest || Consulting&SysInt; IT; ProdMgt; SalesStratMkt&ComMgt; SharedServ

Req ID: 253064