Site Reliability Engineer

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 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.

  • Supporting the product engineering team through activities such as system design consulting, developing software platforms and capacity planning.
  • Maintaining our products by measuring and monitoring availability, latency, and overall system health.
  • Scaling components sustainably through mechanisms like automation.
  • Improving overall reliability and engineering velocity by pushing meaningful changes to any comoonent of the product.
  • Writing our own integrations with third party security solutions and event sources.
  • Leading incident response, conducting RCAs and participating in periodic on call duties.

Required Skills:
  • 5+ years of experience as a software or systems engineer deploying on Linux servers.
  • 5+ years professional experience writing any of C, C++, Go or Python.
  • 1+ years of hands-on experience of production workloads in AWS.
  • 1+ years using docker, preferably with AWS Fargate.
  • 2+ years knowledge of RDBMS and NoSQL database architecture and administration such as Postgres and Redis.
  • Proven ability troubleshooting production problems.
  • Infrastructure-as-code and concepts and tooling such as Ansible, Terraform and AWS Cloudformation.

Desired Skills:
  • Prior experience working as an SRE.
  • Knowledge of Jenkins or a similar CI/CD pipeline.
  • Experience with Azure Cloud or Google GCP.
  • Implementing cloud-native / microservices solutions using AWS Lambda, Fargate, SQS, EC2, VPC, IAM.
  • Familiarity with Grafana and Prometheus.
  • Strong understanding of Javascript language principles, its modern use, and application to web development. Although we don't normally change the "front end" we will fix things if we need to.
  • Experience delivering multi-tenant Software-as-a-Service in a commercial product environment.
  • Use of big data analytics tools such as Apache Spark, Hadoop, Hive, Elasticsearch.
  • AWS Certified Solutions Architect, Professional or Associates certification
  • RHCE

Basic Requirements

  • Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or related program and 3+ years of Software Engineering experience or 5+ 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.


Virginia Remote
Kentucky Remote
Florida Remote
Ohio Remote
Texas Remote
New York Remote
Illinois Remote