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PCC System Owner

Job Description

Date: Feb 4, 2020

Are you a future leader at PDU Packet Core?

We are looking for a strong and passionate leader to join our team at PDG Mobility within PDU PC.

In Packet Core we are in the early phases of deploying a new operational model based on three dimensions in tight cooperation; business, technology and operations. As the System Owner you will be contributing to this transformation as you lead the technology dimension. You will be responsible for requirement fulfillment of the product, including architectural evolution, product performance and quality.

Together with the leaders of the business and operations dimensions you will lead the development of the Packet Core Controller, a key component of Ericsson’s 5G offering.


The System Owner is responsible for:

  • System integrity and quality fulfillment of the product over time including architecture, performance and functional evolution
  • Setting quality requirements; acting and deciding on exemptions related to own product and relevant 2PP/3PP contained in the product deliverables
  • Own the product’s technical debt and drive decisions to balance product improvements, time to market and business opportunities
  • Set product maintenance strategies

You will report to the Head of PDG Mobility and be part of our leadership team.



  • Commission architecture studies to evolve, refactor, improve, simplify and accelerate the product’s evolution.
  • Understand and drive actions to reduce cost of maintenance over time
  • Own the product anatomy plan and oversee that it’s constantly updated in cooperation with technical leaders
  • Act on customer quality escalations
  • Initiate needed RCAs and push for implementation of improvements
  • Understand and take action to improve quality trends
  • Analyze feedback from Customer Operations after GA on total product level


About us

At Packet Core at Ericsson in Gothenburg, we are a unit of 800 highly talented engineers, creating the world’s best Packet Core products. Together with our global sites we are more than 1900 people, which for more than 15 years have provided the world with mobile broadband. Today, more than a third of the world’s population uses our products. We provide the mobile network with terabits speeds and focus now on creating a better tomorrow by improving the connected society and bringing 5G to the world.

For every day, we strive to make our products and way of working better than yesterday, cooperating efficiently, integrating continuously and delivering to our customers as often as possible.

Within PDG Mobility we focus on the development of SGSN-MME as well as our new Packet Core Controller, part of Ericsson’s cloud-native offering for 5G Core.



  • Experience in leading product development
  • Leadership experience
  • Strong technical competence in Packet Core area
  • Solid experience in software development Agile, Lean and DevOps ways of working
  • Strong collaboration and communication skills
  • Can do attitude, strong result orientation and interest to work with change management across the organization
  • Fluent in English



Do you recognize yourself and want to join a great team?

Please send us your application as soon as possible. 

If you have any specific questions please contact Senior Recruiter Johanna Kristensen at 

Please note we cannot accept applications via email.









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



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

Req ID: 336903