Systems Technologist IV (UNITED ARAB EMIRATES- UAE- Expatriate Assignment)
Charlotte, NC 
Posted 14 days ago
Job Description
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Company Overview

Motorola Solutions is there for our customers when everything is on the line. In extreme moments - when a hurricane lands or when a fire breaks out. And in everyday moments - when a package arrives just in time for the holiday or when a child doesn't miss the school bus home.

We unify voice, data, video and analytics in one integrated ecosystem to enable individuals, businesses and communities to work together in more powerful ways. To help people make better decisions, act confidently and be their best in the moments that matter. Bring your passion, potential and talents to Motorola Solutions and connect with a career that matters.

Department OverviewThe US Federal Governments Markets Division is chartered with being the premier, compliant supplier of world-class communications solutions to the U.S. Federal Government by providing the highest quality products, systems and services. The USFGMD will achieve this with a professional, well-trained, diverse work force creating a positive and profitable customer relationship resulting in Total Customer Satisfaction and growth of our business. The Federal Systems Technology department of the USFGMD is responsible for service supporting a charter of implementing and integrating complex systems sold worldwide to the US Federal Government. As a USFGMD Systems Technologist, you will be exposed to a wide variety of communications requirements in both the Presale and Post Sale phases of a project. These applications span the entire breadth of the US Federal Government throughout the world.Job Description
NOTE: May live anywhere in the US with access to a major airport



**Requires approximately 75% travel**

**Ability to obtain necessary security clearance as required by a U.S. Government contract**

Provide Field Operations technical support to U.S. Army, U.S. Air Forces Enterprise Land Mobile Radio networks covering but not limited to the following countries: Germany, Belgium, United Kingdom, Spain, and Italy, Kuwait, UAE & Africa. Provide technical integration, service, and support in relation to the Motorola Solutions product suite focused toward DoD Federal Government customers.

Duties of the Senior Field Technician for AFCENT in this EMEA area of operations include the following:

  • Maintain and repair AFCENT owned Astro 25 Trunking Systems across the Middle East to include to not limited to Jordan, Kuwait, Qatar, and UAE.
  • Travel Quarterly to all AFCENT locations to conduct system maintenance and
  • ongoing telephone and email technical support.
  • Fleetmap design / code plug construction
  • Dedicated service lead for managed Astro 25 services as they pertain to AFCENT customers
  • Provide configuration management, version control, and system documentation for AFCENT customers across established Area Of Responsibility.
  • Working across Motorola Solutions organizations to proactively solve customer problems on a daily basis for AFCENT customers
  • Lead effective/productive technical meetings
  • Excellent technical writing skills, allowing for easy understanding of the daily
  • activities, outstanding actions, and issue resolution. Daily reports are submitted to standard report repository accessible by all Federal Service Europe members
  • Strong planning & organizational skills, with sound judgment and decision making abilities for continued maintenance of multiple ELMR systems.
  • Responsibilities include troubleshooting, system repair, quality assurance and
  • customer training on Motorola Astro 25 Land Mobile Radio products, including trunked, simulcast, and conventional systems
  • Required knowledge of all Motorola CPS and programming utilities. Windows,
  • Linux, and UNIX based operating systems and proficiency in Microsoft Office suite
  • Field optimization and maintenance of Astro 25 IV&D Trunking Systems including RF and networking products using the latest technology service analyzers & tools
  • Thorough working knowledge of a Key Management Facility (KMF) and other data functionality of an IV&D system including; Text Messaging, MUPS, OTEK & OTAP
  • Thorough working knowledge of Network Management functionality, PRNM Suite, Provisioning Manager (PM), Radio Control Manager (RCM), MCC7500 Dispatch Console, Voyence (UNC) and Unified Event Manager (UEM)
  • Ensure that sensitive matters and materials are properly handled to include
  • consideration of corporate ethical standards and all applicable international legal & cultural requirements and values
  • Participate in Motorola University online training to insure that all Motorola Solutions employee courses applicable to this position are completed.
  • Coordinate with various U.S. Federal Government Markets Division (USFGMD) and Motorola Solutions Corporate offices as necessary to effectively support the AFCENT customer.
  • Work closely with the Service Manager, CSM, sales, and SI PM to ensure delivery of SI and service project tasks.
  • Communicate with SSC and NMO support groups to ensure proper issue resolution.
  • Support the Service Manager (SM) on occasions where the FST pool temporarily short-handed due to vacations, training, etc.
  • Direct interface with AFCENT leadership and end users
  • Takes operational decisions within general guidelines & processes
  • Authority to enact technical resolutions for assigned customers.

Strongly preferred experience incumbent should possess:

  • Understand basic and advanced terminology of Motorola Solutions' communications systems and Motorola Solutions Service products
  • Be able to effectively interface with the customers' technical representatives and Motorola Solutions' own service delivery organizations to include the technical and administrative departments of Motorola Solutions' subcontractors
  • Possess a good working knowledge of computer applications required for
  • responsibilities noted in the above section
  • Be of U.S. Citizenship and possess a U.S. Secret level Security Clearance
  • Work well in group related activities and displays leadership abilities
  • Valid Driver's license
  • 4 years of Field Technician experience OR 4 years of Military experience
  • In possession of one or more Comp TIA Network+, Security+, MCSE, or CISSP certifications. CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst (CySA+) highly desired.


Basic Requirements
  • 4+ Years experience in one of the following: Electronics Technician, System Technologist, System Manager, or Field Service

Vaccine Requirement

As an employer of 100 or more employees, Motorola Solutions has implemented a policy requiring all U.S. employees reporting to a workplace (anywhere you are performing services on behalf of Motorola Solutions) where other people are present (including coworkers and customers) be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by February 9, 2022. Any employees not fully vaccinated by this date will be required to participate in periodic COVID-19 testing.

If you are unable to be fully vaccinated, you may apply for a reasonable accommodation based on a qualified medical condition or religious belief. Any offer of employment will be contingent on candidate's ability to demonstrate proof of vaccination (unless approved for a reasonable accommodation based on a qualified medical condition or religious belief) or willingness to participate in periodic COVID-19 testing.

Travel RequirementsOver 75%Relocation ProvidedInternationalPosition TypeExperiencedReferral Payment PlanYes

Our U.S.Benefitsinclude:

  • Incentive Bonus Plans
  • Medical, Dental, VisionbenefitseffectiveDay 1
  • 401K with Company Match and Day 1 vesting
  • 9 Paid Holidays
  • GenerousPaidTime Off Packages
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • PaidParental & 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.

Motorola Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to no discrimination because of race, color, creed, marital status, age, religion, sex, national origin, citizenship, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, disability, protected veteran, or any other legally protected characteristic.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Experience
4 years
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