End to End Solution Architect - IP Networking

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Location:Remote - AU/NZ only
Job Type:Full Time

Functional Area: Customer Support

Location: Sydney, Australia

Work Rights: AU/NZ Citizen or Australian Permanent Resident

Travel: up to 10%

Background Checks: All employment offers to join Ericsson are subject to satisfactory completion of our global pre-employment check

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:

Ericsson Australia is growing! As a result, we are now looking for a Solution Architect that will sit within the IP Network Design and Optimization for Ericsson Cloud, a highly qualified global team at Ericsson. You will be working at the groundbreaking of technology (5G, IOT, ML, AEO, and VoLTE) and will be involved with projects in many diverse global locations. You will also be a domain specialist and a go-to person in the field of IP Networking Design and Optimisation.

In this role, you would:

  • Provide End to End Technical solutions bridging the IP networking, Cloud/SDN infrastructure & Telco applications (virtual network functions)
  • Collaborate with Product development unit to understand the product roadmap and formulate it as customer solution offerings
  • Handle discussion with customers (Technical Staff and Senior Management including C-levels) and understand the technical & business drivers and formulate technical solutions accordingly
  • Work with Project or Program managers to drive technical solution scope and fragment into deliverable activities
  • Work with multi-functional teams across the globe

As our ideal candidate, you will have:

  • Degree in Electrical, Electronics or Telecommunications Engineering or IT.
  • Minimum 12+ years of relevant experience in ICT Industry with experience in pre-sales and service delivery
  • Deep technical IP networking knowledge, Ericsson Cloud and SDN experience, MPBN, IPRAN and interworking of Packet Core/ IMS functions
  • Demonstrated experience in analyzing, fixing and correcting network problems remotely and on-site. BGP, OSPF, MPLS, EIGRP, VPC, VDC, VSS should be standard § demonstrate being self-starter and working client initiatives on your own
  • Consistent record of driving and leading teams to successful project outcomes.
  • Knowledge on Python, hands-on experience on Cisco, Juniper, Ericsson Switches/Routers will be an added advantage

Personal Attributes

  • Good business understanding working on RFPs & Solution proposals
  • Self-motivated and can work under stress and learn independently
  • Good presentation, time management and leadership skills & ability to work with diverse set of backgrounds
  • Result oriented with focus on customer satisfaction and project delivery
  • Market insight, up to date with new developments in related technologies and products

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.

Ericsson Australia Employee Benefits

  • Wellness: Ericsson Australia offers a variety of programs crafted to support your physical and emotional wellbeing
  • Paid Time Off: We encourage all employees to switch off to recuperate and recharge through paid time off.
  • Work Conditions: Looking to find better work / life balance? Speak to us about flexible work arrangements**
  • Employee Discounts: We offer employees access to discounted health insurance, groceries and entertainment through our partner providers.
  • Employee Development: Working at Ericsson gives you access to Degreed, an integrated learning platform where you can learn, upskill, develop and measure your skills.
  • Awards: Ericsson values dedication, and we regularly recognize employee commitment through award programs i.e. service awards and peer recognition

** speak to your recruiter

Every year, more than 10 000 organizations from over 60 countries partner with the Great Place to Work® Institute for assessment, benchmarking and planning actions to strengthen their workplace culture. Great Place to Work® Institute’s methodology is recognized as rigorous and objective and is considered as the gold standard for defining great workplaces across business, academia and government organizations. Ericsson Australia has been Great Place to Work Certified™ in 2020.

Ericsson Australia has been endorsed as a WORK180 Employer for Women in 2020. WORK180 is an advocate for working women, who provide job applicants with a transparent directory of endorsed employers who support diversity, inclusion and equality.

Ericsson Australia has also been awarded WORK180 Flex Able Certification in 2020 after an evidence-based audit to ensure we have the cultural, structural and technological enablers in place to allow genuine flexible work arrangements to flourish.

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