Senior Cloud DevOps 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

Our IT organization has a critical role in driving extraordinary business results. Through a strong partnership with other areas of our business, we bring innovative thinking to every conversation and deliver with integrity. We're looking for people who bring great ideas and who make our partners' ideas better. Intellectually curious advisors (not order takers) who focus on outcomes to creatively solve business problems. People who not only embrace change, but who accelerate it.

Job Description

Are you interested in working with the latest and greatest cloud technologies? Drive transformation of traditional Ops to DevOps to No-Ops? Look no further, we are seeking a Cloud Architect/DevOps engineer, for our Cloud Platform Architecture & Automation team. You will have the opportunity to be involved in a variety of exciting projects, building robust and automated platform across key hyperscale cloud providers, using modern DevOps practices and Infrastructure-as-Code.

Scope of Responsibilities / Expectations
  • Design, develop and manage Cloud Platform ecosystem in Azure, AWS and more...
  • Gather functional/non-functional requirements and develop architecture solutions
  • Perform well-architected reviews for existing workloads, and provide recommendations to improve the maturity of the landscape
  • LEANify cloud deployments with infrastructure-as-code and automation
  • Build and manage CI/CD pipelines (Jenkins, Azure DevOps, etc)
  • Build dashboards to provide visibility, and UI to empower users and admins with self-service capabilities
  • Execute POCs, migrate/setup application workloads on Azure and AWS
  • Collaborate with the security team to analyze, create standards for various cloud services
  • Enhance the security posture by automating technical enforcement of policies and guidelines
  • Improve consistency and operational efficiency by automating various aspects of cloud management
  • Maintain and enhance software tools, continually pursue excellence by focusing on business outcomes

Desired Background/Knowledge/Skills .
  • Strong Software Development experience with demonstrable proficiency in one or more languages - Python, Java, PowerShell, NodeJS, AngularJS, etc
  • Good understanding / background of infrastructure concepts and administration (Linux or Windows, DNS, Network, Firewalls and Security)
  • Demonstrated knowledge of cloud/infrastructure architecture patterns and practices
  • Thorough understanding of Infrastructure-as-code concepts and tools -ex. Terraform, Chef, Puppet,ARM, etc, and cloud delivery models
  • Proficiency with AWS and/or MS Azure Compute and Platform services
  • Advanced Knowledge of SDLC/Agile practices and tools - CI/CD pipeline, automated testing, code reviews, Jenkins, Jira, etc
  • Experience developing REST APIs and microservices architecture
  • Self-motivated, team player who demonstrates initiative and flexibility.
  • Willingness to learn new technologies and adapt, train others
  • Self organized, ability to handle and prioritize multiple tasks

Definite Plus:
  • Cloud Certifications (Azure, AWS)
  • Experience with microservices and container orchestration
  • Demonstrated experience in infrastructure/cloud architecture
  • Security & Firewall experience

Basic Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree plus 3+ years of software development experience or MS degree plus 1+ years of software development 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.


Chicago, IL