Operational Product Owner @ the heart of 5G

Göteborg, SE
den 16 februari 2021
den 1 mars 2021
Drift & System
As the tech firm that created the mobile world, and with more than 54,000 patents to our name, we've made it our business to make a mark. When joining our team at Ericsson you are empowered to learn, lead and perform at your best, shaping the future of technology. This is a place where you're welcomed as your own perfectly unique self, and celebrated for the skills, talent, and perspective you bring to the team. Are you in?

Come, and be where it begins.

Our Exciting Opportunity

Here's the deal! This is an opportunity to be part of the next step in developing our products. We enable millions of simultaneous connections from mobile users while handling traffic from IoT to 4K video in Gbit speeds. All this through virtual deployment.

For you, this will be a chance to master groundbreaking technology in IP networks, distributed real time systems executing in a cloud native container environment!

We stand at the forefront of Agile software development, using methods and principles like Lean and Scrum. Early customer and partner feedback are key elements in our development process which is based on Continuous Integration SW practices. We rely on team collective responsibility to finish the tasks according to a prioritized backlog. Our teams are multi-functional, self-organizing and highly independent.

In the heart of Mobile Internet, we have the Policy and Charging Area. The area is mainly focused on On-line/Off-line charging and Policy services functionality. In the Lindholmen site, the area consists of several cross-functional development teams and Product Owners. Within the area there are also operations in China.

We are now hiring Technical Product Manager / Project Portfolio Manager to lead the technical implementation of business requirements.

This role is a bridge between Product Development and Product Management!

You will

  • Manage requirement and backlog
  • Manage continuous improvements and run project portfolio
  • Develop domain specific competence
  • Assign work packages within the areas Policy & Charging to 2-3 teams
  • Work together with the teams during their execution, performing F-passages and WP breakdown
  • Work agile, using Scrum methodology for planning and following up on sprint contents and progress
  • Participate in the long term planning of WPs on APO (Area Product Owner) level, pulling suitable WPs within area Policy & Charging for your teams

To be successful in the role you must have

  • Passion and love to continue developing your knowledge through experience, as well as reading and experimentation
  • Focus and ambition to understand customer needs and be comfortable in related discussions
  • Understanding of the whole product and its environment
  • Appreciation of Lean and Agile environments
  • MSc or equivalent education
  • Min years of experience: 5
  • Domain experience in Packet Core
  • Project management skills
  • Scrum/Agile way of working
  • Knowledge sharing & collaboration skills

What´s in it for you?

Here at Ericsson, our culture is built on over a century of courageous decisions. With us, you will no longer be dreaming of what the future holds - you will be redefining it. You won't develop for the status quo, but will build what replaces it. Joining us is a way to move your career in any direction you want; with hundreds of career opportunities in locations all over the world, in a place where co-creation and collaboration are into the walls. You will find yourself in a speak-up environment where empathy and humanness serve as cornerstones for how we work, and where work-life balance is a priority. Welcome to an inclusive, global company where your opportunity to make an impact is endless.

What happens once you apply?

To prepare yourself for next steps, please explore here: https://www.ericsson.com/en/careers/job-opportunities/hiring-process

Location for this role: Göteborg, Sweden

Selection is ongoing please apply as soon as possible.

In case of questions please contact the recruiter: Johanna Kristensen at johanna.kristensen@ericsson.com.

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Do you believe that an organization fostering an environment of cooperation and collaboration to execute with speed creates better business value? Do you value a culture of humanness, where fact based decisions are important and our people are encouraged to speak up? Do you believe that diverse, inclusive teams drive performance and innovation? At Ericsson, we do.

We provide equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, gender, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender identity and/or expression, marital status, pregnancy, parental status, religion, political opinion, nationality, ethnic background, social origin, social status, indigenous status, disability, age, union membership or employee representation and any other characteristic protected by local law or Ericsson's Code of Business Ethics.

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