Senior HW System Architect at Infinera Corporation
Stockholm, SE

Infinera is expanding within R&D in Stockholm! We are looking for talented and experienced people in several areas, e.g. SW development and test/QA, HW development, System Architecture and Test, project management. Are you ready to join a great workplace and a great team? Please apply below or keep your eyes open for coming open positions. Join us in the transformation and development of the way optical networks are built!

We are looking for a senior HW System Architect to work on designs, platforms and concepts, preparing such for smooth transition into the development organization.  It involves system level HW design on architectural and solutions level, requirements and function allocation, as well as defining system qualities and characteristics. The work is done in collaboration with other disciplines such as product management and development cross-functional teams. We expect you can work in agile teams but you are also expected to move the work forward on your own.

Role Description:

We can offer you a place in a dynamic team of experienced system architects, where we work with many technology areas ranging from optical communications at speeds up to 400Gbps to control systems and management systems used for network turn up, service creation and surveillance. The team works on system level meaning that hardware, software and firmware are all part of defining products and solutions for building our competitive networks. You will be faced with challenges that will require creative and innovative solutions and you will be able to see the results of your contribution in the sense of how it correlates and affects our sales and customers. The role includes collaboration across other sites outside Sweden.

Your Key Responsibilities Would Include:

  • Responsible for network, system and HW architecture, solutions, principles and guidelines
  • Capture customer and business requirements and writing system/HW requirements
  • Allocate functions between products and platforms
  • Prepare architectural documents
  • Drive technical studies and technical roadmaps
  • Close collaboration with vendors
  • Assist with technical expertise and guidance to development projects
  • Close cooperation with Product management, Operation and all parts of RnD
  • Global collaborations with other sites within Infinera

Education & Experience Necessary for Success:

  • M.Sc or similar degree within computer science or equivalent education
  • At least 15 years working experience of telecommunication or datacom system development
  • System and HW architecture lead experience including HW board design
  • Good knowledge of industry standards and initiatives, design patterns, protocols, software trends and emerging technologies, including customer and market trends
  • Ability to create the right architecture
  • Experience in integration of ASICs, FPGAs, MCUs, flash and RAM memories
  • Knowledge of FPGAs and FPGA programming
  • Experience of different CPU platforms (ARM, PPC, x86) in embedded environments
  • In-depth knowledge of network technologies such as 5G, IoT, Ethernet, OTN, IP and MPLS
  • Competence on communication interfaces like I2C, MDIO, SPI, AMBA
  • Good verbal and written communication in English
  • Flexible, innovative, driven and strong problem-solving skills
  • Well organized, thorough, dedicated, passionate, committed and approachable
  • You and others see you as a leader with good presentation skills
  • You have a drive to get things done and seek the information needed to go forward
  • You are committed to share information and knowledge you gain with your colleagues

We offer:

  • A senior position in a great team of experienced system architects
  • Possibility to develop and improve your technical leadership
  • A friendly and helpful atmosphere
  • Social and wellness activities and clubs
  • Challenging technologies
  • International possibilities of development and internal advancement
  • Highly competent and motivated colleagues
  • A workplace in beautiful Marievik by the water in Årstaviken with a great supply of lunch restaurants and good Communications