Radio Software Developer

September 21 2022
Industries Telecommunications
Categories Engineering, Health, Medical, Information Technology, Laboratory, Diagnostics, Medical Imaging, Programming, Development, Telecom, Wireless
Ottawa, ON

About this opportunity

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.

We are looking for a Radio Software Developer to be a part of Radio Indoor SW organization with the goal to contribute to Ericsson’s 5G successes.

you in? Come, and be where it begins.

Our Exciting Opportunity

Radio Software strives to be the most driven Radio Network R&D unit in the industry. We work in an agile setup to develop and maintain competitive, high quality Radio products which give our customers solutions securing future growth. We develop 5G, LTE, WCDMA, GSM and CDMA Network solutions to operators all over the world. PDU Radio Indoor sector is located in Ottawa and is a cross-functional organization with end to end product responsibility.

Radio software is part of Product Development Unit (PDU) Radio, within Development Unit Networks. Radio SW provides the possibility to work with the newest technology within telecommunication development and offers a rich number of opportunities in an everyday learning, creative and exciting atmosphere.

We are seeking a Radio Software Developer who will be working in a cross-functional team to develop radio features and functions. The candidate is someone who is passionate about design quality and self-driven to ensure best-practices are adopted.

You will

• Be part of our product development

• Embedded Software Development , and test Radio Software

• Work both with SW and HW development teams and sometimes drive the work to seek issues

• Be a member of an Agile development team and work closely with software development teams to develop towards a common goal

• Actively participate in retrospectives and other activities to evaluate and improve team flow

We want you to contribute with competence in most of the following areas

• Experience with C++/Java development

• Multi-functional design and verification

• Design verification and functional verification on system level

• Familiar with Jenkins, GIT, Eclipse

• Working with Agile/Lean methods

• Team work & good communication and collaboration skills

• Basic understanding of Radio HW

• Software system design, Architecture principles

• Interest in working with Radio Products and Radio

• Fluent in English, both spoken and written

To be successful in the role, you must have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Software Engineering, Communications Engineering, Electrical Engineering or similar discipline
  • Programming proficiency in C, C++, Perl, Python, Java, and shell scripts
  • Working knowledge of source control and build management tools (e.g. Git, Gerrit, Jenkins)
  • Experience in applying the Agile software development methodology
  • Experience with using Linux as a development environment
  • Developed software for Linux embedded targets and for real-time operating system environments (VxWorks, OSE, MQX, etc.)
  • Interpersonal skills: Independent, self-starter, team player who is organized, detail oriented and able to work in a dynamic environment

As a person you are:

• Open minded, like to share your knowledge and are a true team player

• Eager to work cross site and cross functionally

• Able and interested in taking responsibility and ownership

• Genuinely interested in adapting and improving our ways of working

• Creative and have an aptitude to think “out of the box”

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.

Why join Ericsson?

At Ericsson, you´ll have an outstanding opportunity. The chance to use your skills and imagination to push the boundaries of what´s possible. To build never seen before solutions to some of the world’s toughest problems. You´ll be challenged, but you won’t be alone. You´ll be joining a team of diverse innovators, all driven to go beyond the status quo to craft what comes next.

What happens once you apply?

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Application process

The selection process will start in parallel to job posting period, please do not wait with submitting your application.

Encouraging a diverse and inclusive organization is core to our values at Ericsson, that's why we nurture it in everything we do. We truly believe that by collaborating with people with different experiences we drive innovation, which is essential for our future growth. We encourage people from all backgrounds to apply and realize their full potential as part of our Ericsson team. Ericsson is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, learn more. If you need assistance or to request an accommodation due to a disability, please contact Ericsson at

DISCLAIMER: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees in this position. They are not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required for this position, and you may be required to perform additional job tasks as assigned.

Primary country and city: Canada (CA) || Canada : Ontario : Ottawa

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