Program Manager - Cybersecurity

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

The Products & Services (P&S) Organization within Motorola Solutions is responsible for development of the company's mission critical communications and mission critical intelligence portfolio, including command center applications (on-prem, SaaS, hybrid), Land Mobile Radio (LMR) and LTE solutions, as well as managed and support services around the world. The P&S organization also includes the company's procurement and supply chain operations.

The P&S Cybersecurity Governance Risk and Compliance (GRC) Team drives risk-based cybersecurity management across all of P&S products and solutions portfolios. As a GRC Program Manager, you will provide end-to-end program cybersecurity oversight and project management for multiple cybersecurity initiatives and projects.

Job Description

Core responsibilities include, overall project management for P&S Cybersecurity initiatives, from scope creation and definition to working with multiple teams and stakeholders to achieve agreed objectives and deliverables. Develops, maintains, and implements relevant policies and procedures to protect the security and privacy of information from intentional or unintentional damage. Performs assessments to ensure compliance with internal security standards and regulatory requirements. Assists in trouble-shooting security concerns and provides regular status updates of system security.

Job Description:
You will be responsible for:
  • Cybersecurity Project Management and Delivery
  • Lead the cybersecurity project lifecycle for key initiatives
  • Define scope and charters for strategic projects
  • Develop and maintain plan of action and milestones aligned to business goals
  • Build a concept of operations for each project to ensure sustainability
  • Engage and organize key stakeholders subject matter experts on project execution and delivery
  • Prioritize multiple initiatives with complex deliverables
  • Define metrics and KPIs to measure delivery and assist decision making
  • Ability to identify and escalate issues and challenges in a timely manner with senior leadership
  • Provide regular reporting on key project milestones to senior leadership
  • Proactively manage challenges and obstacles with multiple teams providing guidance and solutions
  • Participate in activities of the Products & Services GRC team, including governance, compliance, risk management, security policy, best practices, and security awareness
  • Support product focused risk management strategies that align with business goals and fully cover confidentiality, integrity and availability
  • Assist in identifying security policy & control gaps and recommend remediation solutions
  • Collaborate with product development and information security teams to refine security strategies which protect customer facing solutions
  • Bring innovation and creativity in applying risk management to a dynamic and cutting edge technology business
  • Conduct periodic compliance risk assessments against Motorola Solutions Security Policies and Standards using both quantitative and qualitative methods
  • Support audits against Motorola Solutions Security Policies and Standards and/or NIST CSF or NIST FedRAMP standards

  • Leadership - Drive multiple teams on a single goal
  • Collaboration - Excellent team building, ability to bring multiple business units and development/engineering teams together in a common goal.
  • Communication - Strong written and verbal skills ability to communicate at all levels within the organization up to senior VP
  • Methodical and Organized
  • Highest level of integrity in dealing with confidential and sensitive information
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Exercise exceptional tact and diplomacy when interfacing with other teams and senior management
  • Proactive approach and enthusiasm for problem identification and solving
  • Ability to work under pressure with minimal supervision and deliver quality results on time
  • Flexible and able to adapt to changing priorities

Basic Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree (or equivalent experience)
  • Minimum of 5+ years experience in information security
  • One or more of the following certifications: PMP, CISSP, CCSP, CISM CISA, or Equivalent industry certifications

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.


Chicago, IL