Software 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

The Secure Products Group team provides mobile security solutions for all MSI devices as well as customer BYOD devices. The team seeks an innovative engineer to work on critical cyber security challenges associated with the deployment of mobile technology. Cyber security challenges for mobility include both near-term engineering challenges as well as research challenges. This position requires solid understanding of threats to the mobile ecosystem and the ability to develop secure mobile solutions

Job Description

Software Engineer will analyzes, develops, designs, and maintains software for the organization's products and systems. Performs system integration of software and hardware to maintain throughput and program consistency. Develops, validates, and tests structures and user documentation.

Positions are available for working on a wide range of products, applications, and services such as:
  • Software development for LTE and 2-Way Radio Mission Critical Communication Systems
  • Application development and security solutions for mobile devices on Android and iOS platforms
  • Cyber security threat prevention associated with the deployment of on-premise infrastructure, mobile, and cloud based technology
  • Customer facing application development
  • Controller, gateway, and base station software development

Motorola Solutions is looking for a Software Engineer with strong interests in:
  • Developing cutting edge secure digital communication solutions for Public Safety and First Responders
  • Information Security practices and secure software development methodologies and techniques
  • Secure protocols, key management, Public Key Infrastructure
  • Mission critical feature development
  • Candidates are expected to work in a team environment utilizing the latest industry standard agile practices for planning, implementing, and delivering products and services.

Desired Skills:
  • Team software development using Agile/SAFe practices
  • Software virtualization practices and understanding of cloud based solutions
  • Security concepts such as authentication, access control, authorization, cryptography, and least privilege
  • Application or embedded programming experience
  • SIP, RTP, RTCP Protocols
  • Strong communication and problem solving skills

Additional Qualified Skills:
  • One or more of the following skills: C/C++, Linux (multiple variants), Windows development, Perl / Powershell,
  • Java, Mobile application and/or platform development including Android and iOS.
  • Network Protocols (TCP/IP, TLS, UDP)

Basic Requirements

  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or a related technical discipline is required.
  • U.S Citizen

Travel Requirements


Relocation Provided


Position Type

New Grad

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.


Schaumburg, IL
Chicago, IL