Join Ericsson Nigeria’s Graduate Trainee Program – Start Your Engineering Career!

Are you a fresh engineering graduate looking to make a significant impact in the telecommunications industry? Ericsson Nigeria’s Graduate Trainee / GEN-E Graduate Program is your gateway to an innovative career. With a world-renowned reputation and a commitment to shaping a sustainable world, isn’t it thrilling to consider being part of a team leading global tech advancements?

Ericsson Nigeria Engineer Graduate Trainee

Ericsson Nigeria, a world leader in telecommunications services, is inviting applications for its Engineer – Graduate Trainee / GEN-E Graduate Program. This program is an exceptional opportunity for recent graduates to begin a transformative career in a company that is at the forefront of mobile and fixed network operations. Ericsson’s commitment to innovation not only drives technological advancements but also empowers individuals and societies worldwide. This is your chance to be part of a journey towards a connected, sustainable future.

Program Name Ericsson Nigeria Graduate Trainee/GEN-E Program
Field 🎓 Engineering (Computer Science, Telecommunications)
Experience Level Recent Graduates (2022-2023)
Work Experience Less than 1 Year
Program Duration ⏳ 12+ Months
Skills Required Technical Acumen, Programming, Teamwork
Benefits Training, Mentorship, International Exposure
Application Deadline Not Specified

About Ericsson

Leading the Telecommunications Industry

Ericsson is a global pioneer in the telecom sector, with its equipment being used by over 1,000 networks in more than 180 countries. Over 40% of the world’s mobile traffic is facilitated through Ericsson networks. The company’s dedication to innovation aims to connect everything and everyone, contributing significantly to a networked society.

Job Role: Engineer – Graduate Trainee

Kickstart Your Career with the GEN-E Program

The GEN-E Graduate Program at Ericsson offers an unparalleled platform for graduates:

  • Tech Leadership Focus: The program focuses on nurturing technology leadership.
  • Innovative Culture: Join a team that has over 54,000 patents and is known for making significant technological advancements.
  • Diverse and Inclusive: Ericsson values the unique skills, talent, and perspectives of all its team members.
  • Growth and Development: The program not only lets you work on live projects but also includes comprehensive training courses and mentorship.

Eligibility Criteria

Are You the Right Fit?

To apply, you should:

  • Have a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Telecommunications, Electronics and Communications, or equivalent, completed between 2022 and 2023.
  • Have completed NYSC.
  • Have less than 1 year of work experience.

Required Skills and Competencies:

  • Basic network level competence.
  • Understanding of databases.
  • Familiarity with programming and scripting languages.
  • Broad technical acumen, entrepreneurial and commercial thinking.
  • Problem-solving, creative thinking, and good planning and organizing skills.
  • Teamwork and collaboration skills.
  • Effective presentation skills, both oral and written.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office.
  • Excellent communication skills.

What We Offer

A Comprehensive Graduate Program

The GEN-E Graduate Program is designed to offer a holistic career start:

  • Duration: A 12-month (plus) graduate program, providing extensive training before transitioning to a more experienced role.
  • Innovation and Leadership: Opportunity to explore your passion for innovation in a global leader in telecommunications.
  • International Exposure: Work with colleagues from around the world in an international environment.
  • Continuous Learning: Benefit from continuous on-the-job training, classroom sessions, and e-learning.
  • Mentorship: Access to a mentor and buddy program, with guidance from senior industry specialists.
  • Career Advancement: Work for a global leader and gain invaluable industry experience.

Application Process

How to Apply

  • Closing Date: The application closing date has not been specified, indicating an ongoing opportunity.
  • Application Method: Interested and qualified candidates should apply online here.


The Engineer Graduate Trainee role in the GEN-E Graduate Program at Ericsson Nigeria is more than a job; it’s a gateway to a thriving career in a field that’s shaping the future. If you have the qualifications and are eager to start a journey with a world leader in telecommunications, this is your opportunity.

For more information and to submit your application, visit the Ericsson Careers page.

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