Senior Mechanical Designer

Avigilon Corporation

Avigilon Corporation

Vancouver, BC, Canada
Posted on Monday, September 25, 2023

Company Overview

At Motorola Solutions, we believe that everything starts with safety. It’s the constant that empowers people to confidently move forward. It can fill a flight or sell out a stadium. It can care for a patient or graduate a class.

As a global leader in public safety and enterprise security, we create and connect the technologies that help to keep people safe where they live, learn, work and play. Our integrated technology ecosystem unifies critical communications, video security and access control, and command center software, enabling collaboration in more powerful ways.

At Motorola Solutions, we’re ushering in a new era in public safety and security. Bring your passion, potential and talents to a career that matters.

Présentation de l'entreprise

Chez Motorola Solutions, nous croyons que tout commence par la sécurité. C'est la constante qui permet aux gens d'avancer en toute confiance. Elle peut remplir un vol ou vendre un stade. Elle peut permettre de s'occuper d'un patient ou d'obtenir son diplôme.

En tant que leader mondial de la sécurité publique et de la sécurité des entreprises, nous créons et connectons les technologies qui aident à assurer la sécurité des personnes là où elles vivent, apprennent, travaillent et se divertissent. Notre écosystème technologique intégré unifie les communications critiques, la sécurité vidéo et le contrôle d'accès, ainsi que les logiciels de centre de commande, permettant une collaboration plus puissante.

Chez Motorola Solutions, nous inaugurons une nouvelle ère en matière de sécurité publique. Apportez votre passion, votre potentiel et vos talents à une carrière qui compte.

Department Overview

Motorola Solutions’ Video Security & Access Control Division is reinventing enterprise video security and access control by applying state-of-the-art deep-learning and AI technology to turn video into a rich source of insight. We are proud to be industry leaders in video analytics with features such as Appearance Search and Unusual Activity Detection along with our innovative cloud service platform.

Job Description


  • Conceptualize and design electronic enclosures for both indoor and outdoor environments
  • Must have experience in designing for Injection Molding, Die Cast, Extrusions, Machining, and other manufacturing processes for medium to high volume products
  • Previous work experience with camera products and/or working with lenses and optical elements is an asset
  • Perform mechanical strength and tolerance analysis using FEM and other tools
  • Perform thermal simulations using CFD tools in CAD
  • Design and perform testing of physical integrity at parts and system level
  • Use DFM and DFA tools to ensure design goals are met
  • Evaluates and recommends changes to designs and find the most effective solution
  • Ability to not only work as an individual contributor but also lead a project (or a part of it) and work in a team environment
  • Reviews drawings and designs of peers to ensure standards of quality and accuracy are met
  • Justify design decisions with calculations, analysis, and written documentation
  • Provides mentorship and coaching to junior designers
  • Estimating and tracking of time and costs related to all of the responsibilities above
  • Ensuring product designs comply with regulatory agency requirements
  • Work closely with Product and Project Management to specify, develop and implement successful designs
  • Work closely with the manufacturing teams to ensure proper transfer of product from Engineering to Production


  • Mechanical Engineering Degree
  • 10+ year’s minimum relevant experience.
  • Proficient in the use of SolidWorks.
  • Proven experience in material and manufacturing process selection for parts.
  • Proven experience in designing products for mass production.
  • Strong interpersonal and motivational skills to work well within a team environment and liaise with internal clients.
  • Experience in designing products for outdoor use including IP66, 67,and 68 ratings as well as elevated and below freezing temperatures.
  • Experience with designing thermal solutions for embedded, outdoor products
  • Familiar with regulatory agency requirements.


Basic Requirements

  • University Degree
  • 5+ years of experience in mechanical or electro-mechanical design

Travel Requirements


Relocation Provided


Position Type


Referral Payment Plan


EEO Statement

Motorola Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We welcome and encourage diversity in our workforce. Motorola Solutions will provide reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities upon request. Motorola Solutions souscrit aux principes d’équité en matière d’emploi. Nous accueillons favorablement la diversité au sein de notre effectif. Sur demande, Motorola Solutions offrira des accommodements raisonnables aux candidats handicapés.