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Senior System Manager to Packet Core

Göteborg, Sweden
Information Technology

English (US)

Job Description

Date: Feb 14, 2019

Ericsson is looking for a senior System Manager to create our future Networked Society. You will work with Ericsson's market-leading Packet Core products and create our next generation (5G) mobile networks.


The position

As a senior System Manager you will create system solutions by defining use cases, functions and protocols to be implemented into our world class products (systems and solutions).

As an experienced system developer, we expect you to be able to formulate strategies for creating products and solutions that meet our customer’s demands. We expect you to be the key person for interfacing both customers, product line and product development, and support them with investigations, studies and system solutions.  As a system developer at Packet Core Systems and Technology, you have an unique opportunity to be in the forefront of shaping the future core products. You will work with true technology leadership, interpreting market needs and technology trends into new product solutions. The position offers travels and interaction with our customers and other development sites.



Analyze customer needs, translate them into use cases and functionality, and create system solutions and system design for implementation.

Drive technology leadership: we will expect you to propose and conduct studies and drive proof of concept that are in the forefront of technology evolution.

Work closely with our product owners; be involved in early technical discussions.

Take responsibility for system management artifacts, like use case descriptions, system design descriptions and standards documents.

Support Q&A activities in your competence area.

Be a member in the system management community.



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.



In order to succeed, you need to have the following qualifications and skills:
We expect you to be experienced and having gained a senior role in a relevant area, such as product development, system integration, product management or similar. We expect you to be willing to work within a broad area, interacting with a broad network of technical experts, product line and others.
You enjoy working at the forefront with new technologies and understand that business decisions sometimes impact the technical solution. You are a team player with a positive “can-do” attitude.

·       MSc level in a technical discipline or the equivalent level of knowledge

·       Competence within one or several of following: telecom, IT systems, cloud development

·       Proficient in English and very good communication skills

·       You are a quick learner of new technology and products 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


And it is great if you have one or several of these additional skills and experiences:

·             Knowledge about Packet Core products and 3GPP standards.

·             Experience from system/service integration at customers.

·             Competence in routing/networking.

·             Competence in cloud development.


Are you in?

Please send your application as soon as possible since the process is ongoing.



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

Req ID: 270871