Software Architect

Motorola Solutions Birmingham , AL 35202

Posted 2 months ago

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

Emergency Call Handling is the critical interface for the citizen into the command center, public safety workflow. Motorola Solution's is the leading software developer and solution provider for Emergency Call Handling, the software that enables 911 centers to receive and process calls in Public Safety Answering Points across North America. The Emergency Call Handling solution team is one business sleeve of the Motorola Solutions Software Enterprise where innovation of workflow enhancements are being developed for call handling, incident management, responder dispatching and situational awareness. This software developer position will be a member of the team working on software (both on-premise enterprise grade software and cloud based solutions) for Public Safety Agencies.

Job Description

The applicant will be responsible for helping to create high-level system design, identifying best practices, review and refinement of APIs for a distributed mission critical application in a cloud hosted Kubernetes environment. The architecture team is responsible for guiding the efforts of multiple scrum teams distributed across several design centers in multiple countries.


  • Some travel is required, including international travel.

  • Bachelor's degree in related field preferred

  • Cloud Native Architecture

  • Highly Available (eg 5 9s) systems

  • Microservices

  • REST + Webhooks

  • Distributed Systems

  • Multimedia

  • Kubernetes

  • Authentication (OAuth, OpenID)

  • Azure

Basic Requirements

  • 4+ years' experience in similar roles

  • Experience with Cloud Native Architecture, Microservices, and Multimedia

Travel Requirements

Relocation Provided


Position Type


Referral Payment Plan


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.

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