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Ericsson ONE Chief Technology Officer (CTO)

Stockholm, Sweden
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Job Description

Date: Jan 7, 2019
Position Summary - Ericsson ONE Chief Technology Officer (CTO)
 
Ericsson ONE is seeking to hire an Ericsson ONE CTO. Ericsson ONE is Ericsson’s Innovation incubation engine. The unit is globally spread and hosted in the Business Area Technology & Emerging Business headed up by Åsa Tamsons.
 
Our vision is to create new growth businesses through disruptive innovation and our mission is to create a rhythm of new breakthrough innovations solving real problems. Ultimately, we are driving Ericsson’s emerging business development by leading the identification, development and incubation of technology, business and operating model innovation.
 
As the Ericsson ONE CTO you will be driving and orchestrating the technical vetting of all ideation and incubation projects by leveraging personal experience, the broader Ericsson CTO/Tech/Research community and the ecosystem. This role reports to the Ericsson ONE Head of Design and Technology, Cristian Norlin.
 
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Spread the love of technology!
  • Be the key technology advisor during all phases of end to end innovation cycle including selection of projects for ideation and incubation and during project implementation phase
  • Be a major contributor to selection of innovation themes and topics to pursue as focus areas
  • Be the main glue across all innovation projects as well as Ericsson CTO team in order to leverage common architectures and Ericsson’s product portfolio. 
     
EXPECTED KEY DELIVERABLES
  • Key technology stakeholder providing input from a project’s technical feasibility perspective
  • Create common architecture frameworks and chair innovation technology forum to share best practices across Ericsson ONE hubs and organisations and projects
  • Be the main liaison with Ericsson CTO team and provide quarterly update on overall Ericsson technology direction and strategy
  • Support the innovation themes from a technology perspective and create collateral that can be shared with developers across Ericsson w.r.t Innovation themes and the technologies associated.
     
CRITICAL EXPERIENCES AND SKILLS
  • Thorough understanding of technologies especially in wireless areas and very good experience with development of products
  • Solid understanding of critical industry pain points and key emerging technologies
  • A thorough Ericsson technology expert network (CTO, GF Technology, Ericsson research, etc)
  • Understanding of Ericsson portfolio and contact network across several market and business areas 
  • Solid team work, networking and collaboration skills
  • Cross functional skills across marketing, product, sales, development, finance and technology

 

Contact Person

Faisal Noor - Primary Recruiter

faisal.noor@ericsson.com

 

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Primary country and city: Sweden (SE) || || Stockholm || ProdMgt

Req ID: 266194