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System Developers to create our future Networked Society (5G)

Göteborg, Sweden
Information Technology

English (US)

Job Description

Date: Jan 9, 2019

Ericsson is looking for new graduates or experienced System Developers to create our future Networked Society

Are you ready for a new challenge in a company that encourages you to take your software development career to new horizons? We are looking for software/system developers who can contribute to Ericsson's market-leading packet core products for creating our next generation (5G) mobile networks.

We are looking for you who either recently graduated or have some years of experience within software development. You will be involved in development of a wide range of innovative software products with the latest technology.


Here’s the deal
As the tech firm that enabled the mobile internet connectivity around the world, at Ericsson we’ve made it our business to make a mark. Ericsson Packet Core has never had a greater opportunity to drive change; setting the bar for technology to be inclusive and accessible; empowering an intelligent, sustainable and connected world.

We are on a quest, we´ve promised to never stand still; relentlessly innovating to make technology easy to adopt, easy to use and easy to scale. This demands from all our people the creativity to discover, the accountability to deliver and the courage to remove complexity wherever it presents itself. Your commitment to these qualities will always be expected, and never go unnoticed. As a team, we are helping to solve some of society´s most complicated challenges, enabling you to be ‘the person that did that’.


Tech you’ll master
With us at Ericsson Packet Core you’ll be part of the next step in our development of our products. We enable millions of simultaneous connected mobile users while handling traffic from IoT to 4K video in Gbit speeds. All of this in a virtual deployment using containers.

For this you will learn to master cutting edge technology in IP networks, distributed real time embedded systems.


Our office
The Ericsson Gothenburg office with our beautiful scenery and modern facilities is located at Lindholmen. We’re next to Chalmers and the university, with other cutting-edge tech companies and the Lindholmen Science Park as our closest neighbors. We have plenty of opportunities for learning, networking and collaboration in this vivid and energetic area, where art and science meet. There are also a wide range of restaurants for your convenience.


The position

We are now looking for a System manager to create system solutions by defining use cases, functions and protocols to be implemented into our world class products (systems and solutions). Your role will include all development activities such as: standardization work, requirement analysis, system design, architecture design, software design, integration, simulations, tools design, Product Lifecycle Management support and product documentation. We organize in teams in which continuous improvement, innovation and knowledge sharing is part of the daily work.

You will work closely with the product owner community and together you will discuss different solutions.

The position offers travels and interaction with our customers and competitors.



  • You will drive strategic technical leadership
  • Drive pre-studies
  • Support Q&A activities in your competence area
  • Be a member in the system management community
  • Work closely with our product owners; be involved in early technical discussions
  • Take responsibility for system management artifacts.


You are a curious person with a holistic view that likes to work with challenging tasks where decisions often need to be taken based on information from different stakeholders and investigations.
You enjoy working at the forefront with new technologies and understand that business decisions sometimes impact the technical solution. You manage to drive your work tasks independently.
You are a team player with a positive “can-do” attitude. Experience as a team leader is beneficial.

  • MSc level in a technical discipline or the equivalent level of knowledge
  • Proficient in English
  • You are interested in learning NEW things and dare to come up with own ideas on how to do things
  • You are very interested in understanding the BIG picture and enjoy informing others about your findings
  • You have focus and ambition to understand customer needs
  • You take pride in understanding the whole product and its environment
  • Highly developed knowledge sharing & collaboration skills
  • Good Communication Skills


Are you in?

Then send your application written in English as soon as possible.

The application deadline is the 27th of January. The process will be ongoing and we will let you know as soon as we can if you move foward. Any questions? Please email Senior Recruiter Johanna Kristensen

Location: Göteborg 







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Primary country and city: Sweden (SE) || || Göteborg || IT

Req ID: 266828