At Ericsson, you can be a game changer! Because working here isn’t just a deal. It’s a big deal. This means that you get to leverage our 140+ years of experience and the expertise of more than 95,000 diverse colleagues worldwide. As part of our team, you will help solve some of society´s most complicated challenges, enabling you to be ‘the person that did that.’ We’ve never had a greater opportunity to drive change; setting the bar for technology to be inclusive and accessible; empowering an intelligent, sustainable, and connected world.

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Senior Software Developer

Job Description

Date: Feb 12, 2020

Ericsson Finland employs close to 800 professionals, the majority of whom work in Kirkkonummi, 25 minutes away from the Helsinki city center.
Our R&D teams are very international with colleagues of over 40 different nationalities.
Together with the Finnish network operators and 100 years of Finnish market experience, we are serving the data-hungry nation with mobile technology enabling the benefits of digitalization across the sparsely populated country. Besides that, we focus on research and development especially in the areas of network security, IoT, cloud and 5G, setting Ericsson amongst the 10 largest product developers in Finland.


At Ericsson in Kirkkonummi we innovate secure certificate management from IT over Telco networks to IoT solutions.
With our actual product we support various certificate management solutions like PKI and eSIM.
Now we are taking the next step to drive this further towards future industries.
We are looking for an Senior Software Developer with background in JAVA to strengthen our cross functional team in Finland.
With your technical expertise you will design, develop, verify, deploy, maintain, operate and enhance our secure software solutions.

We work according to Agile and Lean principles and have end to end responsibility for our product.
Continuous improvement, innovation and knowledge sharing is part of our daily work.
If you’re confident about your technical skills and you are ready to tackle new challenges, working with our small and agile team on virtualized network functions and cloud technologies, we can offer you a front seat in the fast-moving security domain and the possibility to work with the latest tools and technologies.
By joining us, you have unique opportunity to work with group of extremely passionate and talented security and software development & operation professionals to build the next generation of security solutions across industries. Our expectation is to find an enthusiastic professional with strong Java background, but more important a personality with fresh ideas and the drive to contribute to our cross-functional team.


  • MSc/BSc degree in Computer Science, Communication Engineering, Math, or related technical field
  • At least four years of experience in software development, especially in Java
  • Experience with Linux environment and Kubernetes
  • Knowledge about Cloud computing platforms, like VMware and OpenStack
  • Solid foundation in data structures, algorithms and software design with strong analytical and debugging skills
  • Knowledge and interest in automation and scripting
  • Comfortable with modern software development tools such as Git, Gerrit, Jenkins, etc.
  • Familiarity with Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) and related processes would be an advantage
  • But above all, enthusiasm, curiosity and willingness to learn is key


What We Offer You:

  • Possibility to build your career at Ericsson and develop yourself in a global environment
  • Possibility to shape the future and innovate Technology for Good across industries
  • A competitive compensation and Ericsson benefit package
  • Room for innovations, the latest tools and technologies
  • Different clubs and other leisure activities with amazing colleagues; free gym and tennis & football field just to mention a few

Approved security clearance is required for the position and will be carried out for the selected applicant.
(Security Clearance Act 726/2014)
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Primary country and city: Finland (FI) || || Jorvas, Kirkkonummi || R&D

Req ID: 292693