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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System Test Developer

Job Description

Date: Feb 25, 2020

Ericsson Finland employs close to 800 professionals, the majority of whom work in Kirkkonummi, 25 minutes away from the Helsinki city center. Our 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.


Job Summary:

The Ericsson Security Manager is a visionary industry-leading product in security management and security assurance in telecom and network domains. 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 management and security assurance. We will offer you a front seat in the fast-moving security domain and possibility to work with the latest tools and technologies.



As System Test Developer, you will have the following main responsibilities:

  • Development of testing environments, tools, methods, and developer support
  • Design and implementation of Continuous Integration pipelines, environments, and servers
  • Product deployment and infrastructure development and support for virtual and cloud environments
  • Designing secure architectures, integration and support of 3PP microservices


Characteristics of the professionals we are looking for:

  • Masters degree in Computer Science or related field/degree or equivalent practical experience
  • 5+ years of professional experience as a software developer
  • Expert Linux knowledge
  • Advanced competence with:
    • Testing Frameworks (eg. Robot Framework, Cypress)
    • System Test planning, design, and implementation
    • Test documentation and reporting
    • Acceptance Testing
    • Python, Bash, Git, Ansible
    • Containers and orchestration (eg. Docker, Kubernetes)
    • Cloud and virtualization (eg. KVM, OpenStack, VMWare)
  • Excellent problem-solving, analytical, and technical troubleshooting skills
  • Clarity and precision in verbal and written communication
  • Ability to see the "big picture"
  • Willingness to spread knowledge across the team


Experience / competence that is seen as an advantage:

  • Experience in Security Domain
  • Experience working with geographically-distributed teams
  • Experience with telecom networks end-to-end
  • Experience working with firewalls
  • Experience with network management solutions
  • Competence with:
    • Build systems, packaging (eg. Make, RPM)
    • CI/CD (Jenkins, tools, testing, software delivery)
    • Storage and networking skills
    • Security mindset
    • Systems thinking


What we offer you:

  • Possibility to build your career; learn and develop in a truly international company with colleagues from 40 different countries in our Jorvas office only  
  • Competitive Ericsson benefit package  
  • Different clubs and other leisure activities with amazing colleagues; free gym and tennis & football field just to mention a few 
  • Learn more about working at Ericsson Finland:


Approved security clearance is required for the position and will be carried out for the selected applicant.

(Security Clearance Act 726/2014)


Apply now or latest by 15th of March!



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Primary country and city: Finland (FI) || || Jorvas, Kirkkonummi || IT

Job details: Developer