DoD SkillBridge: Systems Engineer

Avigilon Corporation

Avigilon Corporation

Software Engineering
Remote · New Brunswick, NJ, USA
Posted on Saturday, November 18, 2023

Company Overview

At Motorola Solutions, we’re guided by a shared purpose – helping people be their best in the moments that matter – and we’re living up to our purpose every day by solving for safer. Because people can only be their best when they not only feel safe, but are safe. We’re solving for safer - safer communities, safer schools, safer hospitals, safer businesses – safer everywhere. We’re building integrated technologies that help protect people, property and places. We’re connecting public safety agencies and enterprises – enabling the collaboration that’s critical for a more proactive approach to safety and security. We’re committed to solving for safer every day because the work we do here matters.

Department Overview

At Motorola Solutions, we help people be their best in the moments that matter. We help firefighters see inside buildings and police officers see around street corners. We provide the situational awareness first responders need when a moment brings catastrophe. We do this by connecting them to seamless communication networks, applications and services, by providing them with real-time information, and by arming them with intuitive, nearly indestructible handheld devices. The Sales Engineering Group is the technical lifeblood of the Sales Organization. Our engineers bring to life the innovative communications solutions that make a difference in the moments that matter. As the solutions architecture the Sales Engineering Groups have the technology and design responsibility for all sales support engagements nationwide.

Job Description

In this DoD SkillBridge role you will work with:
• Public safety grade mobile voice and data networks
• Advanced mobile devices
• Public safety mobile broadband networks and devices (LTE)
• Integrated command and control: Next Generation 9-1-1 Dispatch Consoles, Computer Aided Dispatch (CAD)
• Intelligence-Led Public Safety: Real-time video and data analytics

Additional Areas of Focus:
• Customer requirements discovery
• Technology strategy development
• End-to-end system architecture design
• Proposal development
• Understanding and combating competitive influences
• Participating in contract negotiations
• Internal and external technical presentations

What we are looking for in a base skill set:
• Exposure to Project Management, Electrical, Wireless, Computer, or Network Engineering
• Positive attitude with a can-do mentality that enables you to be creative, resourceful and deliver results
• Strong written and oral communications skills with the ability to present complex topics to technical and non-technical audiences
• Ability to build strong relationships
• Willingness to think out of the box and challenge the status quo
• Attention to detail and a flawless execution mindset
• General knowledge of wireless communications fundamentals

• General knowledge of IP networking
• Knowledge of RF coverage predictions, traffic/capacity modeling, and related toolsets is an asset
• If converted to full time this role will carry travel of 10-25% throughout an assigned territory, we do not anticipate travel during the SkillBridge Session



Basic Requirements

  • Must be an active US service military member with the ability to gain approval for DoD SkillBridge program

Travel Requirements


Relocation Provided


Position Type


Referral Payment Plan


Our U.S. Benefits include:

  • Incentive Bonus Plans
  • Medical, Dental, Vision benefits
  • 401K with Company Match
  • 9 Paid Holidays
  • Generous Paid Time Off Packages
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • Paid Parental & 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.