UX Design Section Manager

Stockholm, SE
den 7 oktober 2021
den 29 oktober 2021
Our exciting Opportunity!

Through passionate design practice, we bring value for our users, customers and Ericsson. We empathize and innovate, iterate and collaborate, always with a challenger mentality!

The Design & User Experience department (DUX) consists of Industrial designers, UX designers and Service designers covering the total user experience of our portfolio. Together we bring user centricity to development projects targeting our human end users.

The DUX department is now looking for a creative, proactive and collaborative UX Design Manager to build a second UX Design section. Are you the one we are looking for?

You will report to the Head of DUX, and lead a growing section of UX talents. You have a curious demeanor, are eager to learn and constantly develop. A positive attitude and loves to collaborate with colleagues in a team. You are used to work in a global environment with many interfaces and technically advanced stakeholders. You are proactive and will work smart to remove impediments that your design team will meet. You are flexible and can adapt your mentorship/leadership style as it is suitable for the team and the development phase of the project.

You will drive the continuous development of the competence area and your section including, but not limited to, product platforms, design strategy, networking, securing resources, work methods and team building.

In the role, you will guide, mentor, challenge and develop individuals, teams and organizations. You will foster a creative, collaborative and learning culture where the sections and the designers in the department will thrive.


  • Drive technology and product leadership in the design and user experience domain
  • Drive flow optimization, innovation and improvements
  • You will enable knowledge sharing and learning
  • In your role you will contribute to, and be the messenger of DUX department vision and values
  • Coaching and mentoring to build a strong and efficient team
  • Represent the section and DUX in different forums in the organization

Key Qualifications:

  • A relevant education in UX Design or similar.
  • Proven experience within the UX design field or similar.
  • Creative leadership qualities and good organizational skills with proven experience in both remote and onsite leadership
  • An excellent teammate with integrity, passion, confidence and self motivation.
  • A strong and versatile sense of aesthetics, form and user centricity.
  • A sharp professional toolbox and well-oiled, methodical way of working.
  • Business Understanding
  • A willingness to learn and understand advanced technologies and structures
  • Thought leadership capabilities
  • Strong communication skills, written and verbal
  • Passion for people and proven cooperation skills

Kindly submit your CV in English

Last day of application: 28 October 2021

Recruiter: sarah.lashari@ericsson.com

Location: Stockholm

What happens once you apply?

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

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.

Primary country and city: Sweden (SE) || || Stockholm || [[mfield2]]

Job details: Product Development Leader Job Stage 07

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