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Network Engineer

Job Description

Date: Dec 20, 2019

UK Acceptance Team - UK Performance Team Lead

UK Performance Team Lead

Location: Reading

Salary: Competitive

Posting Date: 23/12/19

Application deadline: 20/01/2020

Company: Ericsson



Ericsson is a world-leading provider of telecommunications equipment and services to mobile and fixed network operators. Over 1,000 networks in more than 180 countries use Ericsson equipment, and more than 40 percent of the world's mobile traffic passes through Ericsson networks. Using innovation to empower people, business and society, we are working towards the Networked Society, in which everything that can benefit from a connection will have one. At Ericsson, we apply our innovation to market-based solutions that empower people and society to help shape a more sustainable world.

The Role:

Senior Network Engineer role within the UK Acceptance team, acts as UK Performance & Optimisation Technical Lead.


  • You will lead the team to deliver acceptance for all RAN technologies being delivered (2G/(3G)/4G/5G).
  • You will support the KPI Specialist at a regular (weekly) acceptance forum with the Customer, outstanding RAN performance issues will be discussed, with a view to reaching agreement for handover and achieving acceptance.
  • You will be responsible for driving process improvement, evolution of service offering and reporting requirements. 
  • You will provide technical guidance and instruction to members of the team in areas of analysis, tools and process, to develop technical and delivery competence within the team.


Experience/Background: (Candidates must be able to demonstrate)


  • Good in-depth understanding of Radio Access Networks solutions and Radio resource management.
  • Good understanding of 5G, 4G, 3G & 2G Air interface standards and propagation characteristics.
  • Radio Network Optimization services for 2G, 3G, 4G & 5G technologies.
  • Advanced understanding of network KPIs for performance monitoring of 2G, 3G, 4G & 5G technologies.
  • Good Knowledge of transmission and core aspects of a mobile network.
  • Knowledge of NSN and Huawei products and services.
  • Knowledge of Ericsson products and services.


Why Apply?:

Are you looking to take the next step in your career with a company who can offer professional progression? Are you looking to secure a role that offers the chance to positively impact future 5G Network deployment? Are you keen to work in a fast paced, collaborative environment with like-minded professionals? Are you looking for a role that offers the option of flexible working?

If the answer is Yes to all the above, Ericsson offers all of this and more! Why hesitate to apply?

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Primary country and city: United Kingdom (GB) || || Reading || Consulting&SysInt; IT; ProdMgt; R&D; SalesStratMkt&ComMgt; ServEng; SharedServ; Stud&YP; Supply&Log

Job details: Network Engineer Job Stage 06