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Systems Engineer

Seattle, WA
Company Overview

On any given day, every moment matters to someone, somewhere. And every moment, Motorola Solutions’ innovations, products and services play essential roles in people’s lives. We help firefighters see around buildings and police officers see around street corners. We keep utility workers connected and visible to each other with real-time voice and data communication across the smart grid. And we provide the situational awareness first responders need when a moment brings catastrophe. We help people be their best in their moments that matter.

Department Description

Motorola Solutions is growing in Seattle and we are looking for System Engineer to join our team.  The Cloud Infrastructure team is responsible for the development and operations of critical cloud infrastructure and platform services, in support of Motorola Solutions' public and hybrid cloud-based Software as a Service (SaaS) solutions for public safety customers.   This team is part of Motorola Solutions’ Software Enterprise division, which offers secure, reliable and efficient team communications, workflow and operational intelligence solutions for mission-critical public safety and enterprise markets throughout the world.   Our services leverage Gov. Cloud Computing infrastructure to build at scale. The Cloud Infrastructure team is responsible for:Development and operation of common platform services that can be leveraged by our SaaS solutionsOverall reliability and security of these services and the cloud environmentsMonitoring, alerting, and support for these platform and infrastructure servicesDeveloper enablement with metrics collection and reporting

Job Description
Responsibilities will include:
  • Design and implement core services used by our Public Safety cloud solutions
  • Define and meet scalability, availability, security, and performance goals
  • Rapidly build and evolve major features in collaboration with product management
  • Research and experiment with key technologies, architectures, and standards
  • Attend daily stand-up meetings, collaborate with your peers, prioritize features, and work with a sense of urgency to deliver value to your customers
  • Assist with supporting Production systems (includes troubleshooting issues and aiming to resolution)
  • Understand complex technical details and build test methodologies for them

  • Experience with web infrastructure and distributed systems; Background on services and cloud computing (Microsoft Azure or Amazon Web Services) a plus
  • Develop quality scalable, tested and reliable applications using industry best practices
  • Create and maintain quality software using best-in-class tools Git, Jira, Sonar, Slack, and more
  • Have expertise  in at least one of the following:  API design and development, performance analysis and capacity planning, SQL and NoSQL database design and development, continuous integration/continuous delivery (CI/CD), AWS/Azure public cloud services, test-driven development (TDD)
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, evolving, growing and agile environment
  • Strong level of curiosity and interest to learn
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