Senior Software Engineer (US Remote)

Company Overview

At Motorola Solutions, we create technologies our customers refer to as their lifeline. Our technology platforms in communications, software, video and services help our customers work safely and more efficiently. Whether it's helping firefighters see through smoke, enabling police officers to see around street corners, or reliably keeping the lights on in homes and businesses around the world, our work supports those who put their lives on the line to keep us safe. Bring your passion, potential and talents to Motorola Solutions, and help us usher in a new era in public safety and security.

Department Overview

Come work with a team building industry leading software whose mission is to protect the IT infrastructure of the world. You will help us keep the cyber criminals out of hospitals, schools and other places which directly affect real people.

Job Description

Motorola Solutions is looking for candidates with full-stack experience building multi-tenant software applications on scalable cloud infrastructure in a commercial product setting. We use an event driven microservices architecture primarily using the latest AWS cloud architecture models to ingest large amounts of data quickly, find security anomalies in that data through analytics and raise awareness of those anomalies.

The ability to collaborate, prototype, design and implement solutions in a growing team is a must. The successful candidate will be able to quickly adapt and learn while assuming lead in various multiple areas of the product and within the engineering team itself. There is lots of room for career growth in this role while working on some market-leading technologies.


  • Maintain existing backend microservices processes deployed primarily through AWS Lambda
  • Build and maintain linux based containers using Docker
  • Collaborate with architecture team to design and build new microservices processes in support of strategic initiatives
  • Maintain existing or build new web-based customer facing UI features
  • Assume ownership role and mastery of applicable business and technical areas and knowledge share with team members
  • Bring senior engineering experience to the to a fast paced team and provide input on improvements through example
  • Interface with primary internal customers and business owners to improve product awareness and expand feature sets

  • 5+ years Python, C++ or Javascript professional software development experience in an Agile environment using Git
  • Python object oriented professional software development experience in an Agile environment using Git
  • Deploying software on linux
  • Software development and deployment experience in an AWS environment
  • Building container delivered solutions
  • MS or BS in Computer Science or related program
  • Experience with test automation and at least one testing framework, has practiced TDD on past projects
  • Building and consuming REST web service APIs in a microservices architecture
  • Demonstrable troubleshooting and problem solving skills in a highly diverse technical environment
  • Familiarity with Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment practices
  • Good interpersonal communication skills
  • Experience with AWS services such as Lambda, API Gateway, SQS, VPC, IAM policies and programming with Boto3
  • Strong understanding of Javascript language principles, its modern use, and application to web development
  • Experience with single page application development, client-side graphing libraries and websockets
  • Deploying software on container services such as Docker, Kubernetes, Fargate
  • Familiarity with event logging and correlation tools such as Loggly, Splunk, Datadog, SumoLogic, etc.
  • Relational database design and queries such as Postgres, MySQL or similar
  • Big data solutions such as Elasticsearch, Hadoop, Apache Spark
  • Expertise in one of the major cloud providers: AWS, GCP or Azure
  • Configuration management, infrastructure as code tooling such as Ansible, Chef, Puppet, Cloudformation, Terraform
  • Familiarity with cybersecurity solutions such as Carbonblack, Crowdstrike, Microsoft Security, etc.

Basic Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or other related degree and 5+ years of Software Engineering experience or 7+ years of Software Engineering experience

Travel Requirements

Under 10%

Relocation Provided


Position Type


Referral Payment Plan


Our U.S.Benefitsinclude:
  • Incentive Bonus Plans
  • Medical, Dental, VisionbenefitseffectiveDay 1
  • 401K with Company Match and Day 1 vesting
  • 9 Paid Holidays
  • GenerousPaidTime Off Packages
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • PaidParental & Family Leave
  • and more!

EEO Statement

Motorola Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran's status, or, any other protected characteristic.


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