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System Technologist

Avigilon Corporation

Avigilon Corporation

Remote · Little Rock, AR, USA
Posted on Wednesday, January 10, 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 live 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 by building the best possible technologies across every part of our safety and security ecosystem. That's mission-critical communications devices and networks, AI-powered video security & access control and the ability to unite voice, video and data in a single command center view. We're solving for safer by connecting public safety agencies and enterprises, enabling the collaboration that's critical to connect those in need with those who can help. 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 around buildings and police officers see around street corners. Our work is very meaningful, impactful, and cutting edge and we invite you to explore it.

Motorola Solutions is a world leader in the field of professional mobile communications systems with an impressive heritage of technological innovations and a global base of installed systems. The group's main business is the implementation of mission-critical digital mobile communication systems for Government & Public Safety Communications customers.


Job Description

Note: This position requires 50% + of travel. The candidate MUST reside in the state of TN, AR or MS.

Prefered candidate will reside in the Memphis, TN, Northern MS or Southeastern AR area.

Overview:

  • Provide technical support of specialized systems and product applications, including troubleshooting of software-driven electronics, provisioning of communication system infrastructure, and performance optimization of RF and Broadband architecture including, but not limited to, legacy analog, advanced digital P25, and data infrastructure.

  • Program, configure, optimize, test, and document complex communications systems.

  • Provide weekly reports of activities and accomplishments.

  • Must have very strong knowledge of wired communications systems, such as local area networks (LAN) and wide area networks (WAN), and must be proficient in computer network installation, configuration, and maintenance systems, including cabling, routers, switches, firewalls, and bridges.

  • Must be capable of installation of server hardware/OS and software infrastructure and troubleshooting to resolve system/application-related issues.

  • Must have knowledge of R.F. systems, such as transmitters, receivers, and antenna networks

  • Must have knowledge of standard telephony and dedicated data circuits, as well as knowledge of packet-switching techniques

  • Must be highly computer literate with proficiency in MS Word, Excel, Outlook, and Access

  • Must have strong self-management skills and "people" skills to work closely with Motorola’s customers and subcontractor (MSS) community, as well as Motorola Sales, Engineering, Project Management, and customer service teams

  • Must be self-motivated and self-managed to perform the required duties at a distance from direct supervision

  • Must be able to solve customer problems quickly during stressful situations

Preferred experience:

  • Experience in one of the following: Electronics Technician, System Technologist, System Manager, Implementation Technician, or Field Service experience with one or more of the following: LMR, RF systems, Radio Communications, Radio Frequency, Wired/Wireless Communication Systems.

  • FCC GROL or equivalent certification

  • ETA® International CETa certification

  • Astro25 Zone Core experience preferred

  • Experience in Line and Antenna Sweeping

  • ETA® International Communication Site Inspector / Auditor (CSIA)

Note: This position requires 50% + of travel. The candidate MUST reside in the state of TN, AR or MS.

Prefered candidate will reside in the Memphis, TN, Northern MS or Southeastern AR area.

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Basic Requirements

  • 2 year Associate's Degree in a technical field AND 2 +years of technical experience or similar

  • OR 4+ years of technical experience or similar

  • Must be a US Citizen and able to obtain background clearance if required by US government customers.


Travel Requirements

50-75%


Relocation Provided

None


Position Type

Experienced


Referral Payment Plan

Yes

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.