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Researcher 5G Standardization

Stockholm, Sweden
Research & Development

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Job Description

Date: Nov 15, 2018

Do you want to influence the evolution of 5G Radio Access Networks?

Are you an experienced engineer within wireless communications, happy to work with standardization in 3GPP?

 

Ideally you will be hired in Stockholm but we are more interested in you and your ability to be successful in the role so we are flexible when it comes to location.

 

We/Ericsson are looking for more researchers to work with 5G standardization. You will be a member of a unit designated to secure technology leadership in Radio Access Networks (RAN) by actively driving Standardization, New Concepts, Hardware and Software Research, Architecture and Testbeds. Technical focus for 2018 and 2019 includes 5G/NR evolution, Internet of Things and Automation / Machine Learning. The vacant role described below is in Standardization and you will join a team that drives activities in 3GPP RAN WG2.

 

Purpose of Job Role

Build and transfer technology competence to ensure technology leadership and profitable business for Ericsson by:

  • contributing to Ericsson’s technology strategy
  • driving standardization activities, primarily in 3GPP RAN WG2
  • defining new radio network solutions, formulating recommendations for standardization, and protecting them with IPR
  • supporting related concepts and testbeds activities
  • writing and presenting standard contributions

 

Competences

  • Broad technical knowledge and understanding of radio networks and beyond, both functional and implementation aspects
  • Excellent depth in radio interface architecture, protocols (RLC, MAC, PDCP, RRC) and radio resource management
  • Deep knowledge of specifications, especially dealing with radio layer 2 and layer 3
  • Broad industry understanding, ability to develop strategies and enabling the right prioritization of activities
  • Excellent networking, collaboration, negotiation and communication skills
  • A natural driver, with high energy and motivation
  • A strong innovator

 

Qualifications

  • Education: MSc EE, PhD or equivalent
  • Experience and genuine interests in Radio Access Networks (e.g. LTE, NR)
  • Proven skills in standardization related work, as delegate or backoffice, or same level of knowledge
  • Experience from simulations and customer relations are considered valuable merits

 

Role based in Kista, Stockholm.

 

Recruiter: Paul.lejonmark-haynes@ericsson.com

Deadline for applications: 29th November

 

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Primary country and city: Sweden (SE) || || Stockholm || R&D

Req ID: 257931