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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Backend/Architecture Lead

Job Description

Date: Feb 26, 2020

Location: Playa Vista (West Los Angeles), California


Our Exciting Opportunity


Are you a strong backend developer/architect with successful startup experience? Do you have a desire to make an impact technologically? The One Network is the place. We are a technology acceleration unit, designed to innovate, move fast and change the world as a startup, funded by Ericsson. In other words, we have best of the both worlds: excitement of a startup and impact of a market leader. We only want the best and the brightest, do you think you are up for it?


We are looking for the right person to lead a highly skilled and motivated team to architect and develop a scalable, resilient and secure product.


In this role, you will:

  • Lead a highly skilled and motivated team to architect and develop scalable, resilient and secure Enoc
  • Architect and develop Enoc with scalability, resiliency and security
  • Interact with business and capable of understanding how data needs to be structured for consumption
  • Implements and guides team on implementation of governance, stewardship, and frameworks requirements
  • Establishes the best practice of data governance, data quality and Master Data Management for the project
  • Provide coaching and guidance to backend data developers on technology, architecture and process
  • Leverage most up-date techniques, architecture, open source
  • Work with Product Management to deliver product on time according to roadmap


To be successful, you have:

  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or a related quantitative discipline.
  • Minimum of 5-years of distributed data management systems, data modeling, data storage  and predictive modeling
  • Demonstrated experience translating business and technical requirements into comprehensive software design and architecture
  • Expertise in programming languages such as Python, Java, XML etc.
  • Significant experience in micro services and identity security management.
  • Experience with cloud environments and services, vm, containers, Kubernetes
  • Strong ability to implement functionality
  • Demonstrated leadership skills with experience in leading and mentoring technical staff in software and product developments
  • Brings a high-energy and passionate outlook to the job and can influence those around them


You also have:

  • Ability to build a sense of trust and rapport that creates a comfortable & effective workplace
  • Passion for innovation and “can do” attitude
  • Strong aptitude for learning new technologies
  • Excellent oral and written communication to peers, product teams, management, and occasionally customers
  • Guidance and mentorship to other engineers
  • Demonstrated ability to collaborate with cross-functional and geographically dispersed teams
  • Demonstrated ability to execute on long-range team and individual projects


Why Ericsson:

We work in an industry where new opportunities are emerging every day. And as these new opportunities emerge, we see the potential to make a difference.   Across 180+ countries, we have a culture that respects and supports your ambitions, in alignment with our values of Respect, Professionalism and Perseverance.


Ericsson is extremely focused on learning and development, supports mobility and flexible working hours. We are also committed to diversity and inclusion and to be a responsible and relevant driver of positive change. We also offer some awesome benefits, amazing career development and training programs to provide an empowered career in a connected world.


DISCLAIMER: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of employees assigned to this position. Therefore employees assigned may be required to perform additional job tasks required by the manager.

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