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Head of Solutions SL Packet Core

Job Description

Date: Feb 11, 2020

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.


Job Summary:
We are now looking for a Head of Solutions in Solution Line Packet Core. It is a very exciting time: 5G is launched, cloud native applications are deployed and we add new offerings to serve enterprises. Do you want to take the opportunity to shape the future of technology with us at Ericsson?


The purpose of the Head of Solutions job role is to handle our virtual- and cloud native solutions comprising of multiple network functions from Packet Core domain. These network functions run in different cloud environments. The job includes solution strategy, positioning and business development to secure a profitable solution portfolio. You will have the global responsibility for the Ericsson Packet Core Solutions.


• Solution definition and business development
• Handle requirements and assignments towards development unit
• Drive continuous improvements
• Develop competence and knowledge sharing in your group and beyond


Minimum Qualifications & Experience Requirements:
• Education: Master of Science or similar
• Minimum 10 years of experience
• Minimum 3 years of management experience
• Domain experience: Packet Core and Cloud (private and public)
• Extensive knowledge of business and product management
• Excellent presentation and communication skills
• Analitical skills
• Creating and innovating
• Formulating strategies and concepts
• Entrepreneurial and commercial thinking


The selection and interview process is ongoing, so send your application in English as soon as it is ready. If you have specific questions you are welcome to email recruiter at


Location: Kista (preferred) or Gothenburg, Sweden.


Last day to apply is the 25th of February, 2020.


We welcome the opportunity to meet you!


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Primary country and city: Sweden (SE) || || Stockholm || ProdMgt

Req ID: 335322