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Experienced researcher - microwave systems

Göteborg, Sweden
Research & Development

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Job Description

Date: Mar 13, 2019

 

Job Summary:

We are a team of researchers responsible for Ericsson 5G microwave and mm-wave hardware research. The group possess a world leading competence set grasping the full system from pure digital and RF component design to packaging, building practises, antenna hardware and system design. We work intensly with universities in both Sweden and Europe as well our internal product development units.
 
We are strengthening our efforts in digital hardware design looking into high speed system-on-chip (SoC) implementations for high speed radio access and point-to-point links.
 
We are now seeking a researcher to be responsible for our broadband digital FPGA and hardware accelerator implementation research. The researcher should have completed a research education (PhD, licentiate and similar) and be comfortable in a lab. He or she should scout state of the art SoC and IP block technologies, drive innovation applying these technologies to the field of microwave and mm-wave communication and contribute to build and transfer technology competence to ensure technology leadership and profitable business for Ericsson by:
  • Contributing to Ericsson technology strategy 
  • Developing novel concepts, solutions and algorithms  
  • Driving standardization 
  • Introducing the solutions into product development 
  • Presenting prototypes, concept demonstrations and publications.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Perform, document and communicate research studies, measurements or computer simulations. 
  • Create new technical solutions and protect them with Intellectual Property Rights (IPR)
  • Represent Ericsson in external fora such as standardization, university collaborations, and customer meetings 
  • Supervise and coach other researchers 
  • Develop Research strategies
  • Develop evaluation tools, demonstrators or test beds
  • Innovate

 

Key Qualifications:

  • Master or doctoral studies within the field of microwave-, mm-wave-, THz- or optical communication systems
  • Education: M Sc or equivalent or PhD or Licentiate degree. Practical experience is not required
  • Strong analytical skills and ability to acquire new knowledge and apply it in the job  
  • Experience from working in a lab environment is preferred
  • Experience in digital signal processing techniques
  • Good communication skills in written and spoken English 
  • Ability to formulate problems and solve them independently  
  • Creativity and ability to work independently
  • Ability to develop and drive new ways of working, to produce research results in a more efficient way. At Ericsson are working according to agile development principles
  • Deciding & Initiating Action 
  • Working with People 
  • Presenting & Communicating 
  • Applying Expertise & Technology 

 

Additional Requirements:

  • Skills in supervising master thesis students and Researchers  
  • Ability to create Ericsson Internal and external contact network

 

 

Process
The selection and interview process are ongoing. Therefore, send in your application as soon as possible. For information please contact the recruiter: rosalba.bergstrom@ericsson.com

 

 

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

Req ID: 263732