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Baseband/BBI Software Developer (Job Stage 6)

Job Description

Date: Nov 8, 2019

Ericsson is pleased to announce the opening of a new design/development center in the heart of Austin, Texas.  Taking advantage of the large pool of software talent of Austin, Ericsson is creating a new SW development team here to work on 5G!   We’re looking to staff a large number of design positions in several development areas.

 

5G is coming soon, and Ericsson is the early leader in bringing it to market. Pre-commercial trials are happening now and the possibilities across industries are endless – from automotive and transports to agriculture, utilities and more.

 

Job Summary:

 

This role consists of designing, implementing and integrating software functionality for Ericsson’s products. Our focus is on Lean and Agile ways of working. We organize in cross functional development teams in which continuous improvement, innovation and knowledge sharing is part of the daily work. The role requires the employee to: 

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Develop software, implementing new functionalities in C / C++ / Java code, often in a multi-core target environment
  • Perform continuous analysis and Requirements Handling     
  • Apply knowledge of Real-Time Software development and wireless communication protocols (e.g. 5G, LTE, WCDMA, WiFi)
  • Work in a lab environment to trouble-shoot and integrate complex new pieces of software
  • Perform software deliveries using a software version control system
  • Develop automated test cases to ensure existing functionality is never degraded by new software
  • Document all system analysis, software designs and test plans
  • Follow an Agile product development process, working collaboratively in small cross-functional teams

 

Key Qualifications:

 

  • Excellent knowledge in general purpose programming languages such as C/C++ 
  • Excellent knowledge in Linux environments 
  • Experience with 3GPP LTE/NR L1 and L2 development/design. This includes the PHY, MAC (Control and Data plane), RLC and PDCP layers.
  • Experience from working in a git/gerrit based development flow 
  • Experience from work in a CI based development environment using e.g. jenkins or similar
  • Experience working with open-source SW components and tools 
  • Bachelor’s + 5 years of experience or Master’s degree
  • Excellent communication skills in verbal and written English

 

Additional Requirements:

 

  • Potential Scrum Master role for suitable candidate.
  • Scrum Master experience and/or co-ordination, leadership skills are assets

DISCLAIMER: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of employees assigned to this position. Therefore employees assigned may be required to perform additional job tasks required by the manager.

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