Solution Architect (f/m/d) - Düsseldorf

Job Description

Date: Apr 17, 2019

Ericsson is one of the leading providers of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) to service providers, with about 40% of the world’s mobile traffic carried through our networks. We enable the full value of connectivity by creating game-changing technology and services that are easy to use, adapt and scale, making our customers successful in a fully connected world. For more than 140 years, our ideas, technology and people have changed the world: real turning points that have transformed lives, industries and society as a whole.


Solution Architect (f/m/d) - Virtualized and Cloud Systems – Req. ID 277499

Location: Düsseldorf, Germany


Job Summary:

We are now looking for a Solution Architect with an excellent background in virtualized / cloud systems aiming to apply as well as develop his technical skills and have an opportunity to work with the strong customer focus in a telecommunication environment. Do you want to be part of a collaborative, fast-paced, high-performance team with direct executive team support working with leading technology? We are building the next generation of communication systems for industrial automation!


If you are:

  • Adaptable, flexible, agile, self-motivated
  • Able to experiment “outside the box” besides standard routines
  • Technical orientated
  • Passionate and eager to learn every day


You will:

  • Be the main technical contact for our customers for all issues which will come up in the customers live network
  • Analyze customer requirements together with the Service Delivery Manager, build the solution, provide cost estimation, drive scope management and apply change management, internally and for all 3PPs
  • Organize and drive customer workshops. Travel and work on customer sites (approx. 30%)
  • Troubleshoot alarms and performance issues within existing systems
  • Drive and resolve technical problems with the support of our internal organization
  • Identify further sales opportunities by listening to the customer, understand their needs and help them to reach their goals
  • Keep close cooperation towards the Service Delivery Managers as well as other stakeholders
  • Work in an international technical team


Your qualifications: 

  • Bachelor or Master's degree in Engineering or Computer Sciences
  • Experience in a telecommunications environment with a focus on Cloud, IP, Packet Core.
  • Minimum of 5 years of packet core engineering design and deployment experience
  • Proven experience in cloud infrastructure architecture (CEE or others) as well as VNF applications
  • Good experience with infrastructure components from Cisco, Juniper, Pluribus, A10, F5
  • Proven experience in complex ICT system integration projects is a mandatory
  • IT security, Business Process Management, System testing knowledge
  • Knowledge of Virtualization, ServiceOriented Architecture, Web technologies
  • Excellent customer and service orientation with a consultative way of working
  • Very good communication skills and self-confidence in a changing environment
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Fluency in English is a must, German will be an advantage
  • Social and intercultural competence will round your profile


We Offer

  • An international work environment with cooperative teams
  • A culture fostering personal development along with excellent training opportunities
  • Global projects and international customers
  • Working with leading telecommunication technology (5G, cloud, IoT) 
  • Flexible work hours and corporate benefits


Interested? The ambition is high. That is why we are seeking experienced/motivated individuals to accelerate the momentum in our region. Please kindly apply via the Ericsson Jobsite at Applications via e-mail cannot be accepted due the data protection regulations. For queries, you are welcome to contact Varvara (


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Primary country and city: Germany (DE) || || Düsseldorf || ServEng

Req ID: 277499