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Software Developer

Stockholm, Sweden
Information Technology Research & Development

English (US)

Job Description

Date: Feb 4, 2019

We are now looking for newly graduate Software developers to contribute to Ericsson’s 5G successes!


About us:

Radio Software strives to be the most competitive Radio Network R&D unit in the industry. We work in an agile set up to develop and maintain competitive, high-quality Radio products which give our customers solutions securing future growth. We develop 5G, LTE, WCDMA, GSM, Network solutions to operators all over the world.


Radio software is part of the Product Development Unit (PDU) Radio, within Development Unit Networks. Radio SW provides possibility to work with the latest technology such as AI and machine learning within telecommunication development and offers a rich number of opportunities in an everyday learning, creative and challenging atmosphere. Kista, Stockholm, is our base but the world is our arena meaning a multisite organization with offices in Ottawa, Zagreb, Beijing, Nanjing and Chengdu.


We are now increasing our Team footprint and due to this, expanding within the Radio SW C++ development area. Due to this we are looking for new employees with a passion and interest in 5G SW development.


Job Description:

You will work in a Cross Functional Development Team with responsibility from pre-study to Customer acceptance test for new functionality. The Team systemize, design and test the software on the Radio Units and take joint responsibility for all team tasks. The Radio SW application is written in C++ and our Continuous Integration(CI)/Continuous Deployment(CD) test framework is primarily consisting of our java based JCAT framework. The primary upcoming features are connected to the 5G beamforming/TX/RX functionality of our radio products.

The development framework is based on GIT and typical development tool would be Eclipse all running on a HUB based Linux server environment.


You will be involved in the end-to-end development and close collaboration with hardware teams would be required. Which means that you have an interest in hardware in addition to your software development skills.



  • You have a minimum master’s degree in Computer Science, Electrical or Electronic Engineering or Wireless Communication or equivalent and
  • A passion for working with software development
  • Programming using object-oriented languages primarily C++, however also Java considering the test development parts
  • Good understanding of Linux and familiar with related SW development tools on this platform
  • Basic understanding of network and systems architecture
  • Fault Handling
  • Embedded Software  


Required competence:

You contribute with competence in some of the following areas:

  • Software system design, Architecture principles
  • Verification on Radio Base System (RBS) level or similar
  • Test automation, preferably using Java
  • Familiar with Jenkins, GIT, Eclipse
  • Code Analyze Tools (Purify, Lint, Coverity)
  • Embedded SW and threading
  • Working with Agile/Lean methods
  • Team work & collaboration skills
  • A genuine Interest in working with 5G Radio Products and Radio systems .


As a person you -

  • Look forward to work in a Cross Functional Team with people from different disciplines
  • Also work outside your own discipline
  • Are willing to broaden your competence and get a deeper understanding of our products
  • Like challenges and want to challenge to improve
  • Are a self-driven and energetic team player


We welcome the opportunity to meet you!

The position is based in Stockholm, Sweden.
Please submit your application in English as soon as possible - we are working continuously with candidate selection.  For specific questions please reach out to the responsible recruiter: Sara at

Last day to apply: 21th of February 2019


Why is Ericsson a great place to work?

Ericsson is the driving force behind the Networked Society where every person and every industry is empowered to reach their full potential. Mobility, broadband and the cloud are transforming the world, enabling industries and society to provide better services, capture new opportunities, improve businesses, increase efficiency, and create new user experiences.

Our services, software and infrastructure support every major telecom operator in the world. The transformation that this brings allows people, business and society to fulfill their potential and build a more sustainable future. With some 115,000 employees and customers in 180 countries, we combine global scale with technology and services leadership. We support networks that connect more than 2.5 billion subscribers. 40 percent of the world’s mobile traffic is carried over Ericsson networks. And our SEK 100 billion investment in research and development over the last three years ensure that our solutions – and our customers – are at the forefront of innovation.



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

Req ID: 270655