Ericsson Device Connection Platform Operations Specialist in JP 37 YO Yokohama, Japan

Job Summary

We are now looking for a Technical Expert to join our DCP Assurance Core team. The role is to support the production systems of the Ericsson Device Connection Platform.

The candidate should have availability for global business travel, varying up to 25% of the working time.

Career Path

Proposed development will be in line with Ericsson Career Competence Model, identified and followed up in the continuous coaching and development process of IPM (Individual Performance Management).

Main Job Responsibilities:

  • SPOC for all technical inquiries coming from the customer
  • Early involvement in new services introduction
  • Supporting CSM for RCA delivery/presentation towards operators
  • Defining new service test
  • New or Enhanced Service introduction early stage involvement
  • Provide input for New or Enhanced Service introduction
  • Pre-Sales Support
  • Participate in CAB or ECAB
  • Continuous Technical Improvement Initiatives
  • Provides KPI definition clarifications
  • Support in matching between High/Critical incidents impact and KPI results
  • Identify improvements in KPIs definition/implementation
  • Supporting CSM during Regular governance meetings with operators
  • Involvement in High/Critical incidents resolution and RCA
  • Support in finding root causes and improvements for High/Critical Incidents


  • Technical Skills
  • Proven capabilities in systems managed services, including management of issues of interconnection, communication, etc.

  • Candidate should be an expert in Mobile Telecom including deep understanding of telecom core networks.

  • Strong knowledge of Core telecom networks, especially Packet Switched and IP domains.

  • Experienced with SSR based EPG and vEPG solution

  • Good knowledge of Ericsson EIN (MPBN) solution, especially Juniper SRX&EX; and Extreme SW

  • Good knowledge of Ericsson CEE solution is a plus

  • Good knowledge of Ericsson UDC solution is a plus

  • Advanced troubleshooting skills on relevant platforms

  • A minimum of five years working experience in relevant technology

  • Business Understanding

  • Very good knowledge and understanding of Managed Services Delivery Model and its processes
  • Good business understanding of the M2M and IoT landscape
  • Good understanding of operational and contractual agreements between different business entities.
  • Mindset for understanding the end to end business impact

  • Other relevant competences

  • Delivering results & meeting customer expectations
  • Knowledge sharing & collaboration skills
  • Problem solving & creative thinking
  • Applying expertise & technology

  • Education:

  • Minimum on bachelor level, preferable in engineering (IT, Telecom)

  • Language:

  • Knowledge of English and Japanese spoken and written at a level sufficient to maintain relationships with colleagues and corporate organizations with which it is connected

  • Interpersonal skills

  • Ability to cope in a fast-changing environment; flexible and responsive to changing work patterns and demands;
  • Effective communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Ability to work within a global, remote workforce
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • Ability to take lead in high demanding situations
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Primary country and city: Japan (JP) || No Selection || JP-37-YO Yokohama || Consulting&SysInt;

Req ID: 227210