Presales Engineer

Avigilon Corporation

Avigilon Corporation

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Software Engineering, Sales & Business Development
Remote · Glendale, AZ, USA
Posted on Wednesday, January 3, 2024

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

The Sales Engineering Group is the technical center 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 architect owner, the Sales Engineering Groups have the technology and design responsibility for all sales support engagements nationwide.

See our YouTube video on Sales Engineering at Motorola Solutions: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dVzigMweYvo&feature=youtu.be

Job Description

The Presales Engineer will manage presales opportunities and implementation of the identified complex projects. This comprises all stages of the projects, starting from scope definition until final close of the project, involved in the entire Network Integration process. The incumbent is responsible for the management of all aspects of technical solution, Customer requirements and expectations within the projects.

The Presales Engineer is the architect and owner of solution design. This includes development, design, evaluation, and modification of system solutions and architecture to meet customer requirements. This includes but not limited to:

  • Radio Coverage design and analysis

  • Equipment list generation

  • Description of system design, including diagrams

  • Understanding customer requirements

  • Calculation of power and networking requirements

  • Participation in proposal reviews and contract negotiations

  • Consultative guidance to customers and sales team

  • Presentations to customers

  • Coordinate with the various functional teams (Systems Integration, Service, Sales, Product Groups) to ensure all business unit goals are addressed in our proposals and win-strategies.

  • Development of the implementation approach and service plan necessary to win the project

  • Meet/exceeding customer requirements and provide value alternatives when requirements cannot be met

  • Manage to Motorola’s sales, revenue and margin goals

  • Drive all sole source & RFP (Request for Proposal) projects to completion managing the schedules of each project team member (engineering, proposal specialist, sales, and service)


  • Bachelors of Science is Preferred. Desired emphasis in Electrical, Wireless, Computer, Network Engineering or Computer Science

  • Seeking 2+ years of experience in sales engineering, solutions architecture

  • Strong general knowledge of wireless communications fundamentals and voice/data architectures - both public and private (e.g. APCO P25, LTE, 802.11, 3G/4G) is highly desirable

  • Strong general knowledge of IP networking architecture, protocols and security is highly desirable

  • Knowledge of RF coverage predictions, traffic/capacity modeling, and related toolsets is an asset

  • Strong written and oral communications skills with the ability to present complex topics to technical and non-technical audiences

  • Ability to build strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders

  • Willingness to think out of the box and challenge the status quo

  • Attention to detail and a flawless execution mindset

  • Travel: 25-50% (domestic only)

Basic Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree or 2+ years of experience in sales engineering or public safety.

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.

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