Network Engineer

Göteborg, SE
den 19 december 2021
den 11 januari 2022
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

Packet Core Business Area Digital Services (BDGS) develop and deliver packet core solutions for mobile networks. With us, you'll be part of the next step in the development of our products. We enable millions of simultaneous connected mobile users while handling traffic from IoT to 4K video in Gbit speeds. BDGS will become the partner of choice of Telecom operators using the newest technologies in cloud and automation to handle complexity so the ambitious can differentiate with TCO efficient solutions for programmable 4G and 5G networks, automated operations and digital engagements.

We provide a fun and exciting environment where you can grow and encourage your colleagues to further growth. In your role as a Network Engineer within Product Development Unit (PDU) Packet Core ICT environment you will handle and fulfill the needs from our stakeholder's requirements in the infrastructure of Design and Test environment. The Packet Core environment consists of multiple Ericsson products for network elements which needs to be combined and set-up to work as a functioning and stable environment. They exist in both integrated versions with dedicated hardware, and as virtualized versions that run on different hypervisors such as OpenStack (CEE+RedHat), VMWare as well as Cloud Native platform using Kubernetes.

You will

  • Work with your team on support and supply of test equipment to Packet Core R&D. Your colleagues hold positions as Linux Sys admins, Dev Ops engineers, Network engineers, Test configuration engineers and Design architects. You will work tight together with the Operational Product Owner (OPO) in the team.
  • Design, configure, integrate and maintain PODs, network elements and tools in the test channels.
  • Maintain a stable environment and strive to optimize the network elements and solutions.
  • Respond to technical support queries and provide solutions to stakeholders.
  • Drive improvements and automation of products and processes.
  • Maintain up-to-date documentation.

To be successful in the role you must have

  • Bachelor or Master's degree in Information Technology, Computer Systems or Network Technology.
  • High understanding of data communications and networking, including routing protocols such as BGP, routing contexts/VRFs, and switching in a mixed IPv4/IPv6 environment.
  • Experience with Network Management Systems and monitoring of critical infrastructure.
  • Good troubleshooting skills in both physical and virtual networks.
  • Experience working in a Linux environment is an advantage.
  • Experience working with integrating and troubleshooting applications installed on virtualization platforms like OpenStack and Kubernetes. JNCIS certification is advantageous.
  • Ability to delivering Results & Meeting Customer expectations.
  • Great team work and 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 embedded 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?

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Come join our #TeamEricsson. Feel free to apply and include resume in English, outlining how you meet the specific requirements of the position.

The selection and interview process are ongoing. Therefore, send in your application in English as soon as possible. We encourage you to apply!

If you have any further questions, you are welcome to contact us:

Hiring manager: In this role you will report to R&D Manager ICT Environment

Recruiter: Emelie Bohlin (

Location: Gothenburg, Sweden

Kindly note that we do not accept applications sent via e-mail

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) || || Göteborg || [[mfield2]]

Req ID: 622182