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Senior Back End Software Engineer

Architecture and Engineering


Full Time

On Site


London, Kentucky, United States

Company Overview

Motorola Solutions is there for our customers when everything is on the line. In extreme moments — when a hurricane lands or when a fire breaks out. And in everyday moments — when a package arrives just in time for the holiday or when a child doesn’t miss the school bus home.

We unify voice, data, video and analytics in one integrated ecosystem to enable individuals, businesses and communities to work together in more powerful ways. To help people make better decisions, act confidently and be their best in the moments that matter. Bring your passion, potential and talents to Motorola Solutions and connect with a career that matters.

Department Overview

Motorola Solutions recently acquired AVA Security Limited. You will be part of the ever growing AVA team as a Senior Software Engineer.

AVA inject intelligence into their approach to security and all their solutions. They help organisations see, understand, and act on their surroundings to protect people, business, and reputation in real-time.

Job Description

Fully remote position in the UK (European applications may also be considered)

You will work in our Aware R&D team developing projects across the backend stack. Your job will consist of building new features, optimising performance and helping to scale the Ava Aware solution. As an experienced developer, you will also help to drive the technical direction of the product features.

We are a small company with a diverse team, so you will also be involved in mentoring graduate developers. This is extremely important and is a part of all of our experienced developer roles. Additional leadership opportunities exist.

At Ava/MSI, you will make a defining contribution to the development of our new disruptive product, which is a next-generation security solution. Together with our cyber security department, you will also get the opportunity to shape our unified security solution.

Basic Requirements

You’re not expected to have all of the following skills, but they will be useful in performing your job.

We are looking for someone who:

- Has experience in building backend architecture.
- Has experience working as a software developer.
- Proficient in one of Go, C++, Java, Rust or Python.
- Wants a career where their creative abilities will make a difference to the world of technology and where they will be part of an impressive R&D environment.
- Is passionate about writing high-quality code.
- Can demonstrate outstanding technical ability.

We default to programming using Go, but also use a wide variety of different languages and frameworks. It's not expected that you would be familiar with Go (or any of the other languages we use) but you should be enthusiastic and willing to learn new things. It is also considered a bonus if you have:

- Understanding of service-oriented architectures and building cloud-based products.
- Experience with Machine Learning, Computer Vision, AI technologies.
- Experience in mentoring and technical leadership.
- We are looking for a team player who thinks holistically, enjoys solving complex problems and thrives working autonomously, while not afraid to ask for input and learn from their teammates if they’re stuck.

Does this sound like you? We'd love you to apply, even if you don't meet 100% of the requirements and qualifications.


In return for your expertise, we’ll support you in this new challenge with coaching & development every step of the way. Also, to reward your hard work you’ll get:

- Competitive salary and bonus schemes.

- Two weeks additional pay per year (holiday bonus).

- 25 days holiday entitlement + bank holidays.

- Attractive defined contribution pension scheme.

- Employee stock purchase plan.

- Flexible working options.

- Private medical care.

- Life assurance.

- Enhanced maternity and paternity pay.

- Career development support and wide ranging learning opportunities.

- Employee health and wellbeing support EAP, wellbeing guidance etc.

- Carbon neutral initiatives/goals.

- Corporate social responsibility initiatives including support for volunteering days.

- Well known companies discount scheme.


‘We are an equal opportunities employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.’


We’re dedicated to designing and delivering the mission-critical ecosystem our public safety & enterprise customers refer to as their lifeline – mission-critical communications, software, video and services. Our drive for continuous innovation and partnership with our customers enables them to be ready – in the day-to-day moments, and in the moments that matter most.

Travel Requirements


Relocation Provided


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Referral Payment Plan