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LTE and 5G RAN Software Verification Engineer


This is a Contract position in Ottawa region, ON posted September 9, 2017.

Job Summary:

We are looking for a motivated and technically advanced Developer to work on the front-end development of emerging features in LTE and 5G. The successful candidate will work as a member of the LTE and 5G Radio capacity verification team in Ottawa. As a member of the team you will work shoulder-to-shoulder with other developers responsible for verifying performance and functionality of LTE and 5G features. You have the opportunity to learn cutting-edge LTE and 5G technology. On job training will be provided. The close-knit team has adopted Lean and Agile ways of working, which means continuous improvement, innovation and knowledge sharing is part of the daily work.


  • Work with a team and on your own to validate new LTE and 5G features and characterize end-to-end performance before the software is released to end customers
  • Perform Continuous Analysis and Requirement Handling
  • Develop test plan and reviewing test results
  • Develop automated test tools capabilities
  • Develop automated LTE and 5G test cases
  • Develop and support software build and integration tools
  • Trouble shoot and help to resolve issues with the test environment
  • Report on test results

Key Qualifications:

  • Good understanding of wireless communications and radio technologies. Experience in one or more of the following radio access technologies: LTE, WCDMA/HSPA and CDMA
  • Minimum two years of RAN testing and verification experience
  • Excellent problem solving, troubleshooting and computer skills
  • Ability to work well in teams. Experience working multi-site
  • Knowledge of Java, C++ , Excel and scripting skills are assets
  • Academic background: Computer Science, Software Engineering, Communications Engineering, Electrical Engineering or equivalent
  • Interpersonal skills: Independent, self-starter, team player who is organized, detail oriented and able to work in a dynamic environment.
  • Effective English oral and written communications skills.

Why is Ericsson a great place to work?

Ericsson is the driving force behind the Networked Society where every person and every industry is empowered to reach their full potential. Mobility, broadband and the cloud are transforming the world, enabling industries and society to provide better services, capture new opportunities, improve businesses, increase efficiency, and create new user experiences.

Our services, software and infrastructure support every major telecom operator in the world. The transformation that this brings allows people, business and society to fulfill their potential and build a more sustainable future.

With some 115,000 employees and customers in 180 countries, we combine global scale with technology and services leadership. We support networks that connect more than 2.5 billion subscribers. 40 percent of the world’s mobile traffic is carried over Ericsson networks. And our SEK 100 billion investment in research and development over the last three years ensure that our solutions – and our customers – are at the forefront of innovation.

At Ericsson, we give our employees the freedom to think big. Your ideas and innovations can turn into achievements that impact society and change the world. Are you ready to be a change-maker? Learn what makes YOU + Ericsson a powerful combination. Join us today.

Founded in 1876, Ericsson has its headquarters in Stockholm, Sweden. Net sales in 2014 were SEK 228.0 billion (USD 33.1 billion). Ericsson is listed on NASDAQ OMX stock exchange in Stockholm and the NASDAQ in New York


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

Primary country and city: Canada (CA) || || Ottawa || R&D

Req ID: 210576