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Do you want to be part of shaping the future? From making connectivity more accessible to the latest IoT solutions, you have an opportunity to be where it begins.

IoT Connected Vehicles: Principle Software Developer

Job Description

Date: Apr 2, 2020



We are looking for Principle Software Developer to build the Ericsson IoT and Connected Vehicles solutions.

As a Principle Software Developer, you are responsible for implementing the business requirements for our products in the Connected Vehicle domain.

Connectivity is changing the automotive ecosystem and the way drivers interact with their cars.

Ericsson’s Connected Vehicle solutions caters to the global automotive industry’s need for scalability, security and flexibility when connecting products and services.

In a rapidly changing landscape, Ericsson helps vehicle manufacturers to handle fast-evolving factors with full support for development and solution management.

Our connected vehicle solutions enable value-adding services while providing robust and secure global connectivity for Automotive OEMs and Fleet Operators.

Our solutions are based on modern cloud technologies, and we build our solutions on the Ericsson IoT platforms.


As a Principle Software Developer the responsibilities will include:

  • Responsible to produce and document high quality software products from inception to delivery
  • Work with development team members to ensure implementation of requirements according to business needs
  • Perform requirement analysis, design, verification, demonstration and maintenance of these products in a process driven, team environment
  • Ensure software code quality, testability, maintainability, function usability and security.
  • Be involved in overall solution design.

Key Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or above, majored in software engineering, computer science, information technology or related area
  • Excellent knowledge in JAVA/JEE
  • Excellent knowledge in OOA/D, and competence in UML and design patterns is preferred
  • Excellent knowledge in SQL and/or NoSQL database
  • Knowledge in Spring, Hibernate, Struts and JEE application Server is preferred
  • Excellent knowledge in micro-service, container/docker, AWS/Azure and PasS/SaaS development experience
  • Good knowledge in software architecture.
  • Good knowledge in building security software is strongly preferred.
  • Excellent teammate and quick learner, passionate about software development technology. Initiative and positive personal personality
  • Good communication skill to work with multi-functional team
  • Good speaking and writing skill in English


What’s in it for you?

With over 90,000 employees 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.


Next Steps:

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Primary country and city: China (CN) || || Guangzhou (Canton) || R&D

Req ID: 373034