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Experienced Agile Product Owner for Connected Vehicle Cloud - Application

Job Description

Date: Oct 24, 2019

Are you excited to join the evolution of the Automotive industry?

Do you want to be part of shaping the future of Connected Vehicles?

Come join us at Connected Vehicle Cloud as Agile Product Owner!  


Connectivity is changing the automotive ecosystem and the way drivers interact with their cars. Ericsson’s Connected Vehicle Cloud caters to the global automotive industry’s need for scalability, security and flexibility when connecting products and services.

In a rapidly changing landscape, Ericsson helps vehicle manufacturers to handle fast-evolving factors with full support for development and solution management.

Our connected vehicle solutions enable value-adding services while providing robust and secure global connectivity for OEMs and fleet managers.


We are now looking for an experienced Agile Product Owner for our Connected Vehicles Unit. As a Product Owner you will be responsible for leading the technical implementation of the business requirements for our products.


You will be working with our existing product, the Ericsson Connected Vehicle Cloud, leading the work of development teams in the application/services layer of our cloud solution, with features connected to Connectivity Management, Telematics, Fleet Management, V2X and more.

You need also to be prepared to work with new and future offerings towards this industry.


BA Technologies & New Businesses


We accelerate new and sustainable businesses beyond Ericsson's traditional core business. Technologies like 5G, artificial intelligence, automation, VR/AR, and edge computing are opening up new, vast opportunities for our customers, partners and our company. Our current businesses are targeting high growth markets where our technology is relevant, e.g. Industry 4.0 and smart manufacturing, IoT connectivity, connected vehicles, security and edge computing. Innovation is at our core, and Ericsson ONE is where new, game-changing ideas are brought to life.



As Agile Product Owner your responsibilities will include:


• Ensuring the translation of business strategies to efficient product development

• Work with the development team(s) to ensure implementation of requirements according to business needs

• Drive continuous improvement of the product development process

• Plan and support efficient handling of the products through the product life cycle

• Represent the product in customer meetings as well as internal stakeholder discussions

• Contribute to product and technology strategy


In this role you will be the bridge between product management and product development. You will act as the product owner to the agile development teams. Your work will include both hands-on detailed technical work, product strategy work, guiding teams and actively improving ways-of-working.


You will be working in a team of highly skilled and motivated software developers and product managers to develop our Connected Vehicle Cloud. At Connected Vehicles, we are passioned about the tech we work with, and are lucky enough to have close contact to our customers. Working with us is certainly an intense, fun experience which offers fantastic opportunities for growing as individual and as an engineer.


You will be a key person in further developing the Ericsson Automotive and IoT products: together we'll keep shaping the future of connected vehicles.


Competences we value:

• Education: MSc or higher

• Sincere Passion for Technology, Cloud Solutions and the Automotive industry

• Experience in Product Development – background as SW developer is highly appreciated

• Significant experience as Product Owner, possibly in organizations with as-a-Service Offering and on Product areas close to ours

• Mature leadership and strong communication skills

• Strong technical understanding of cloud service development and deployment

• Other relevant domains: Continuous Integration, Continuous Deployment, PaaS/SaaS Delivery, Connected Vehicle Solutions, IoT, Software architecture design

• Experience in Business requirement breakdown and technical analysis; we value business

understanding in areas such as: Automotive business, ICT transformation and digitalization, connected vehicles

• Significant experience with SAFe or other structured ways to scale Agile

• We also value:

◦ Experience from product and/or portfolio management

◦ Experience from working in multicultural environments

◦ Experience from Change Management


Interested? Please send in your application in English as soon as possible since the process is ongoing


Why is Ericsson a good place to work?

Ericsson enables communications service providers to capture the full value of connectivity. The company’s portfolio spans Networks, Digital Services, Managed Services, and Emerging Business and is designed to help our customers go digital, increase efficiency, find new revenue streams, and create new user experiences. Ericsson’s investments in innovation have delivered the benefits of telephony and mobile broadband to billions of people around the world ensuring our solutions – and our customers – are at the forefront of innovation.   We support networks that connect more than 2.5 billion subscribers. With close to 100,000 employees and customers in 180 countries, we combine global scale with technology and service leadership.  40 percent of the world’s mobile traffic is carried over an Ericsson network.  And, our Technology for Good and Connect to Learn programs include creating technology that makes it easier to save lives, feed societies, bring technology to emerging markets and connectivity to remote areas, and grow businesses and prosperity.

At Ericsson, we give our employees the freedom to think big and navigate their career, on a global scale.  We create technology that helps others, from helping people enjoy their favorite content to helping people recover from natural disasters by enabling better communications between rescue workers. Your ideas and innovations can turn into achievements that impact society and change the world, creating new connections, new possibilities, and new capabilities.  We find that Ericsson is at its best when we bring together the diverse skills of our people. Working across business areas, across cultures, across geographical borders, across technical disciplines. Often, across ground-breaking solutions. Next generation technology can be staggeringly complex. But the simpler it is to use; the more people benefit from it. Join us and help build technology that makes it simple to connect with information, business, societies, and each other.


Ericsson provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, parental status, national origin, ethnic background, age, disability, political opinion, social status, veteran status, union membership or genetics.

Ericsson complies with applicable country, state and all local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location across the world in which the company has facilities. In addition, Ericsson supports the UN Guiding Principles for Business and Human Rights and the United Nations Global Compact.

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, training and development.

Ericsson expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, parental status, national origin, ethnic background, age, disability, political opinion, social status, veteran status, union membership or genetic information.


Primary country and city: Sweden (SE) || || Göteborg || R&D

Req ID: 301757