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Digital Board Prime

Ottawa, Canada
Research & Development

English (US)

Job Description

Date: Jan 21, 2019

Job Summary:

We are now looking for Digital Board Prime who can work on development digital HW for radio products.  Your role will include all development activities such as: requirement analysis, system design, architecture design, digital hardware design, board layout, interface to manufacture, integration, verification, simulations, tools design, Product Lifecycle Management support, and product documentation. Our focus is on team ways of working. We organize in domain-oriented development teams in which continuous improvement, innovation and knowledge sharing is part of the daily work.



  • Member of a Digital Board development team responsible for design and implementation Digital Radio Boards of Ericsson radio products
  • Priming design and implementation of digital Printed Circuit Board (PCB), with inclusion of RF and Power blocks provided by other design teams. It will include working closely with layout designers for delivering physical board representation to manufacture.
  • Interfacing with board manufacture and components sourcing teams during product manufacture.
  • Define, document, and execute board level integration and verification. Track found issues using Trouble Report tools. Board integration and verification could include working closely with digital integration, verification, SW and system teams.
  • Actively participate in integration activities.
  • Provide all required by Ericsson Hardware Development Process (HWDP) and specified by CM process documentation
  • Work closely with project management on defining, negotiating, and delivering on project HW milestones.
  • Assure proper transfer of design to the maintenance team.


Key Qualifications:

  • Experience in the design high-speed Digital circuits using HW development tools
  • Background in circuit design with understanding of principles of PCB board design such: PCB layout, power, grounding, clocking, and signal integrity.
  • Basic knowledge of radio technology and radio specifications is an asset for this position.
  • Excellent English skills, both verbal and written, providing effective communication building strong relationships internally as well as externally
  • Ability to multi-task and meet deadlines.
  • Candidate should be highly motivated, a self-starter, and a strong team player.
  • Ability to interface with other design teams such Power, RF, Frequency Generation, SW, System, and integration.
  • Analytical mindset, high capacity, result oriented and ability to deliver under pressure.
  • Bachelor or higher degree in a relevant to digital design area, or equivalent experience, preferably with demonstrated experience and knowledge in the above mentioned required skills areas
  • At least 2 years of experience working in digital design field including board design, or similar field


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DISCLAIMER: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of employees assigned to this position. Therefore employees assigned may be required to perform additional job tasks required by the manager.

Primary country and city: Canada (CA) || || Ottawa || R&D

Req ID: 264726