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SSR System Test Engineer-New College Grad
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Ericsson | San Jose, CA
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Ericsson Overview

Ericsson is world's leading provider of communications technology and services. Our offerings include services, consulting, software and infrastructure within Information and Communications Technology.

Using innovation to empower people, business and society, Ericsson is working towards the Networked Society: a world connected in real time that will open up opportunities to create freedom, transform society and drive solutions to some of our planet's greatest challenges.

We are truly a global company, operating across borders in over 180 countries, offering a diverse, performance-driven culture and an innovative and engaging environment. As an Ericsson employee, you will have freedom to think big and the support to turn ideas into achievements. Continuous learning and growth opportunities allow you to acquire the knowledge and skills necessary to progress and reach your career goals. We invite you to join our team.


System verification (analysis, planning and execution) of new and legacy functionality on real equipment in a customer like configurations

Test automation and design of needed scripts and tools

Planning and configuration of network topologies to support verification activities

Planning and configuration of router equipment in a multi vendor environment

Interaction with product management, software/hardware development team, and System & Technology to understand customer and product requirements.

Debugging of issues found and verification of implemented fixes for the same.

Ability to work closely with developers to reproduce, analyze, and debug internal bugs found during testing as well as customer issues found in the field.

Ability to drive, as test coordinator, large teams within a multi-site environment.


In depth knowledge about routing protocols including BGP, OSPF, ISIS, EIGRP and/or RIP

MPLS technology including VPLS, LDP, L3VPN, RSVP and/or PW

Protocols include Ethernet, CFM, BFD, LACP, STP, PPPoE, PPPoA, DHCP, MLPPP, TCP, UDP, SCTP, SNMP and/or ATM

Test equipment such as Agilent, IXIA and Spirent with solutions such as IxN2X, IxNetworks and Spirent Test Center.

TCL/Expect and/or Perl scripting

Installation and configuration of routers from Ericsson (Smart Edge, Smart Service Router), Cisco (7200, 7600), Juniper (M-series, MX-series) and ALU 7750.

Proven experience of routing protocols including configuration experience and debugging experience in large topologies and experience of OSPF, ISIS, BGP or other applicable protocols

Proven debugging skills and analytical ability debug in complex environments (including multivendor topologies)

Basic ASM/C/C++ programming knowledge with corresponding skills in open source tool sets


Proven experience as team player within a multi-site environment.

Must be a contributing team player and have a self going attitude

Must have solid work ethic, customer focus, team player, with passion for delivering world class solutions and a strive of always seeking the truth

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.

We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

Primary country and city: United States (US) || California || San Jose || IT

Nearest Major Market: San Jose

Nearest Secondary Market: Palo Alto

About Ericsson

Ericsson is a world-leading provider of telecommunications equipment & services to mobile & fixed network operators. Over 1,000 networks in more than 180 countries use Ericsson equipment, & more than 40 percent of the world's mobile traffic passes through Ericsson networks. Using innovation to empower people, business & society, we are working towards the Networked Society, in which everything that can benefit from a connection will have one. At Ericsson, we apply our innovation to market-based solutions that empower people & society to help shape a more sustainable world.

We are truly a global company, working across borders in 175 countries, offering a diverse, performance-driven culture & an innovative & engaging environment where employees enhance their potential everyday. Our employees live our vision, core values & guiding principles. They share a passion to win & a high responsiveness to customer needs that in turn makes us a desirable partner to our clients. To ensure professional growth, Ericsson offers a stimulating work experience, continuous learning & growth opportunities that allow you to acquire the knowledge & skills necessary to reach your career goals.