Motorola Solutions

GIS Specialist - US Remote

Employment typeFull-Time

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  • Job Description

      Req#: R45729

      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

      The Software Enterprise Deployment and Integration team is the team that delivers solutions to the public safety sector. We are committed to providing technology and tools which will allow customers to focus on their mission, and enable them to respond faster with smarter and safer decisions. We deploy and support products such as Computer Aided Dispatch, Records Management Systems, Jail Management Systems and Mobile Data Computing, among other offerings.

      Job Description

      Working with customer resources to support the management of GIS data maintenance for the PremierOne and Flex Suite. Including but not limited to installation of ESRI software, creating and administering models and scripts, data creation and manipulation, and providing first line GIS data support as customer liaison to Motorola Solutions Inc. support and development teams. They would be heavily engaged throughout the life cycle of the project and would be responsible for providing updates to the teams based on customer changes.


      • BS/BA in GIS, Geography, Cartography or equivalent discipline or experience and 3-5 years of related job experience

      • Knowledge of cartographic mapping principles and geospatial processes and applications relating to public safety applications.

      • Knowledge of ESRI ArcGIS software applications, ArcGIS Enterprise, ArcGIS Desktop / ArcPro, cached mapping services, ArcGIS Online applications

      • Knowledge of Python scripting language

      • Public Safety GIS knowledge preferred.

      • Identify, develop and uphold data workflows for varying complexity of GIS data needs.

      • Ability to support multiple projects simultaneously

      • Ability to successfully meet deadlines

      • Must demonstrate a strong commitment to product quality.

      • Knowledge of standard office applications.

      • Excellent interpersonal skills; able to successfully resolve conflicts and work as a member of a team.

      • Willingness to travel

      Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

      • Conducting remote GIS and potentially on-site as needed, configuration, setup and maintenance of GIS data.

      • Coordinating customer (agency) information between MSI and the customer resources

      • Manage communication with customer contact(s) related to the overall project schedule and maintenance.

      • Completing department and project required reports and documentation within set standards

      • Presents training using a variety of classroom training methods, including lecture, PowerPoint, flip charts, on-line projection, etc.

      The above statements describe the general level of work related to this position. This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and additional tasks or responsibilities may be assigned.

      This position is a remote position and candidates can be located anywhere in the US.

      This position is subject to working in high security areas governed by the US Department of Justice's "Criminal Justice Information Services (CJIS) Security Policy" and therefore requires successfully passing a more stringent fingerprint background check administered by Motorola Solutions Inc. customers.



      Basic Requirements

      • 3+ years of professional experience with the a bility to demonstrate experience with GIS/Mapping.
      • Must be able to obtain background clearance as required by government customer.
      • Legal authorization to work in the U.S. indefinitely is required. Employer work permit sponsorship is not available for this position.

      Travel Requirements

      Under 10%

      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. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion or belief, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other legally-protected characteristic.

      We are proud of our people-first and community-focused culture, empowering every Motorolan to be their most authentic self and to do their best work to deliver on the promise of a safer world. If you’d like to join our team but feel that you don’t quite meet all of the preferred skills, we’d still love to hear why you think you’d be a great addition to our team.

      We’re committed to providing an inclusive and accessible recruiting experience for candidates with disabilities, or other physical or mental health conditions. To request an accommodation, please email .

  • About the company

      Motorola Solutions, Inc., is an American data communications and telecommunications equipment provider that succeeded Motorola, Inc.,