Ericsson 5G baseband software developer in Stockholm, Sweden

Are you ready to create the 5G future?

Predicting the future is fun. Inventing it is better. We do both.

We at Ericsson are the early leaders in bringing 5G to the market. With the commercial launch of 5G expected in 2020, and pre-commercial trials already happening now, there’s never been a better time for you to steer the world into the next decade. 5G will power endless disruptive improvements across many industries – from automotive and transport to agriculture, utilities, and more.

We at Product Development Baseband (PD BB) are part of Product Development Unit 4G&5G (PDU 4G&5G) and we drive end-to-end baseband software product development, relying on the competence and capability of our people to take on full feature responsibility i.e. enabling the implementation and verification of full feature requirements. Based in Stockholm, we are proud to own the LTE RBS baseband products and to be responsible for all product development planning and maintenance.

Position Summary

As an experienced software developer, you will work in a team that has end-to-end responsibility for 5G baseband software products, including L1, L2 and scheduling. Your part will primarily be to do systemization on feature level, feature implementation and together with testers secure the functionality in an integrated system. You need to have, or are willing to learn, a deep understanding of the 3GPP standard, simulators, concurrent programming technology and the products. Daily work includes requirement analysis, design, software coding, integration, verification, maintenance support and product documentation.

A successful candidate will be highly motivated, autonomous and innovative. You will be part of a dynamic team working on the implementation and enhancement of the 5G baseband software. Finally, to achieve our team goals, you must be flexible.

Responsibilities & Tasks

  • Implementation of 5G baseband architecture, functionality and features
  • 5G feature systemization and participate in pre-studies as needed
  • Perform trouble shooting and customer support
  • Perform Continuous Analysis and Requirement Handling
  • Primarily develop but also test high quality products
  • Drive continuous improvements of products and processes

Core Competences:

  • C/C++/Java programming skills and interest is a must
  • General programming skills is an advantage, e.g. Erlang, Python.
  • Deep knowledge on 3GPP standard, L1&L2;
  • System level thinking
  • Multi-core processor programming
  • Real time embedded systems
  • Wireless knowledge
  • Problem solving
  • Teamwork
  • Lean and Agile knowledge and skills
  • Creating and innovating
  • Knowledge sharing and collaboration skills
  • Communication skills
  • Delivering results and meeting customer expectations

Minimum Qualifications & Experience Requirements:

  • 5+ years of software development experience
  • MSc level in a technical discipline or the equivalent level of knowledge
  • English Skills

Location: Kista, Sweden


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Primary country and city: Sweden (SE) || || Stockholm || Consulting&SysInt; IT; R&D;

Req ID: 232885