Microservices Software Implementation Architect

Job Description

Date: Apr 29, 2019

PDU OSS is the unit in Ericsson with responsibility for development of telecom Network Management and Orchestration Systems Software. Exciting opportunities exist for experienced software professionals within our R&D organisation.


The Microservices Software Implementation Architect is responsible for realizing the vision for Network Management and Orchestration in areas like Cloud management and Self Organising Networks. You will be designing and shaping our next-gen network management and orchestration products and influencing the technical direction for years to come. You will have daily exposure to a range of technical challenges which will stretch and develop your technical and people skills. You will work alongside a team of architects, Program Manager, Product Owners, Test Lead and design Scrum teams in defining and implementing the application architecture to bring the vision into realised products.




  • Responsible for realising the vision for Network Management and Orchestration Systems architectures in a rapidly changing technology space
  • Work hands on with scrum teams in design and development using Microservices architecture
  • Coordinate across multiple teams to roll out software architecture and cloud native software initiatives
  • Ability to excite delivery teams about technical change and mentor engineers
  • Research and stay current with advancement of software technology and methodically introduce them to improve our product
  • Lead technical innovation of our products and solutions
  • Undertake proof of concepts and conduct software design reviews to ensure the performance, scalability, security, extensibility and maintainability of our software system
  • Drive efficient design with clear software architecture documentation and collaboration with teams on implementation



    Key Skills


  • Degree in Software Development/Electronics or related Science/Technology discipline.
  • 10+ years of software development experience with deep understanding of software architectural principals
  • Expert in design and implementation of cloud native architectures
  • Extensive industry experience in Microservices development
  • Deep experience in RDBMS, NoSQL, data modelling and information structure design
  • Proven experience in working with Cloud technologies such as Openstack, VMWare, Docker, Kubernetes.
  • Experience with modern agile engineering processes such as continuous delivery and automation and the associated tooling support
  • Understanding of the management challenges of Cloud & IP Networks is desirable
  • Ability to drive technical discussion, solve technical problems and steer new product development
  • Innovative thinker with creative, resourceful and proactive problem-solving skills
  • Strong technical leadership skills to build technical consensus in cross functional multi-cultural international teams
  • Customer Focused, Strong Team Player with Excellent verbal and written communication skills









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Job details: Developer Job Stage 07