Cork, Ireland

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

Innovation is the oxygen of our company, and in 2023, we invested more than US$850 million in research and development (R&D). We’re now opening a new Research & Development Centre in Cork, Ireland focused on designing software for the company’s comprehensive land mobile radio (LMR) portfolio, with plans for expansion across other technologies in the future.

Motorola Solutions’ ecosystem of technologies is centred on safety and security, with LMR representing a foundational core. The company has deployed more than 13,000 LMR networks worldwide, trusted by governments and enterprises for highly secure communications designed to work in the most extreme conditions. Modernised with broadband and advanced data applications, LMR remains at the forefront of providing public safety agencies with the communications they rely on and need.

You’ll be part of our diverse and experienced global team, developing meaningful solutions that support thousands of public safety agencies and enterprises worldwide in solving complex safety and security challenges. Come join our team to work on real-world projects with a real-world impact.

Job Description

As a Software Engineer at Motorola Solutions, you'll play a pivotal role in crafting advanced microprocessor-based digital communication systems that keep the world connected.

Join us and take charge of the full development lifecycle - from gathering requirements and conceptualizing the architecture to driving innovative solutions. You'll design, develop, test, deploy, and perfect mobile applications that make a difference.

We're looking for a leader who:

  • Takes initiative, with a hands-on approach to ensuring quality and stability in our applications.

  • Is a mentor at heart, ready to guide and inspire other engineers with your expertise.

  • Communicates effectively, capable of sharing your ideas and solutions with team members and leadership alike.

  • Thrives in a distributed team environment, collaborating with colleagues across locations to achieve remarkable results.

Additional Qualified Skills:

  • Actual Working Experience with Android UI frameworks and Android OS

  • In-depth experience with Android Studio and the Android SDK

  • C and C++ experience

  • Performance analysis and tuning experience including memory usage, CPU utilization, leak checking

  • Excellent debugging skills to solve challenging problems

  • Experience with wireless device to device communication standards (Bluetooth, BLE, NFC, WiFi, ProSe) is a plus.

  • Experience/knowledge in mobile application software development tools (e.g. GIT, JIRA…), testing, process (Agile, Kanban) and configuration management.

  • Professional knowledge of REST, TCP/IP, SIP, RTP, HTTP, and UDP is a plus.

  • Strong written and oral communication skills

Basic Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related field.
  • Experience: 3+ years of Actual Working Android development experience.

Travel Requirements


Relocation Provided


Position Type

New Grad

Referral Payment Plan



Motorola Solutions UK Limited, Ireland Branch

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 [email protected].