Project Manager

Avigilon Corporation

Avigilon Corporation

Vancouver, BC, Canada
Posted on Friday, February 9, 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.

Aperçu de l’entreprise

Chez Motorola Solutions, nous sommes guidés par un objectif commun: aider les gens à donner le meilleur d’eux-mêmes dans les moments les plus importants - et nous sommes à la hauteur de notre engagement en créant des solutions sécurisées. Parce que les gens ne peuvent donner le meilleur d’eux-mêmes que lorsqu’ils se sentent en sécurité et qu’ils le sont. Nous créons des solutions sécurisées en développant les meilleures technologies intégrées à travers les écosystèmes de sûreté et de sécurité. Qu’il s’agisse d’appareils et de réseaux de communications essentiels, d’une sécurité vidéo et d’un contrôle d’accès basés sur l’IA ou d’une capacité d’unir la voix, vidéo et les données dans un seul centre de commandement. Nous créons des solutions sécurisées en connectant les agences de sécurité publique et les entreprises, permettant ainsi une collaboration essentielle entre les personnes qui ont besoin d’aide et les personnes pouvant aider. Le travail que nous accomplissons ici est primordial.

Department Overview

At Motorola Solutions we are helping solve some of the biggest challenges around safety and physical security by developing advanced artificial intelligence (AI) technologies and products that are used to help keep people, businesses, and cities around the world safer. Avigilon, a Motorola Solutions company, designs, develops, and manufactures advanced AI, video analytics, network video management software and hardware, surveillance cameras, and access control solutions that help change the way people interact with their security systems.

Job Description

The Video Security & Access Control (VS&A) Enterprise Physical Security
organization Project Management Team has an exciting opportunity for a Project Manager to work on the delivery of key products from the company roadmap. Working with an energetic, highly skilled, and diverse team within engineering and across several business functions, the Project Manager will be responsible for early scoping, planning, innovation, execution, control, and closeout of several small to medium-sized projects. Projects are designed and delivered in a fast-paced and highly collaborative environment, where customer satisfaction and time to market are key success factors.

Duties vary depending on the nature of projects but will most often include:

  • Create complete project schedule and planning documents including, but not limited to effort estimates, resource requirements, and capital costs
  • Project execution according to the approved project plan and schedule
  • Actively monitor project progress, track outstanding issues and risks and their mitigation plans, follow up on action items, and provide timely project status updates
  • Actively manage and support cross-departmental project teams and technical leaders, ensuring timely delivery of high-quality deliverables
  • Work with manufacturing teams to plan and coordinate prototype production
  • Work with other Hardware, Firmware, and Software project managers to coordinate project dependencies across teams
  • Liaise with 3rd party vendors and suppliers as appropriate
  • Maintenance of project documentation over the life of the project
  • Evolution of project management processes to ensure an efficient project lifecycle


  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical, Electrical, or Computer Engineering
  • A solid understanding of NPI projects and Product Lifecycle Management
  • A minimum of 3 years of experience in a hardware project or program management role is desirable
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certificate is considered a plus

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Background in hardware (mechanical, electrical, firmware) design development
  • Ability to plan and work in a fast paced environment with competing priorities, tight deadlines, and diverse stakeholders
  • Experience developing formal project deliverables including reports, charts, status updates, executive summaries, and presentations
  • Understanding of software development and dependencies in relation to hardware delivery
  • Exceptional organizational skills
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills including the ability to deliver presentations and concise updates to project sponsors and senior management
  • Proficient use of engineering change management tools such as Agile PLM is considered a plus
  • Proficient use of issue tracking and wiki based tools where familiarity with Atlassian tools is considered a plus

The base salary for this position in British Columbia is 90,000 - 100,000 CAD depending on experience.


Basic Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • 2+ years of project management experience

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.