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Senior Front End Developer

Company: Motorola Solutions
Location: Somerville
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

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Company Overview

At Motorola Solutions, we create technologies our customers refer to as their lifeline. Our technology platforms in communications, software, video and services help our customers work safely and more efficiently. Whether it's helping firefighters see through smoke, enabling police officers to see around street corners, or reliably keeping the lights on in homes and businesses around the world, our work supports those who put their lives on the line to keep us safe. Bring your passion, potential and talents to Motorola Solutions, and help us usher in a new era in public safety and security.

Department Overview

Motorola Solutions Video Security and Analytics Division is defining the future of the security industry through innovative end-to-end-solutions. We're changing the landscape of the surveillance industry through advanced award-winning AI based surveillance systems. Artificial Intelligence is transforming the world and our team is advancing the field as it applies to the surveillance industry. We are proud to be industry leaders in video analytics with products like Appearance Search and Unusual Motion Detection along with our Avigilon Cloud Services platform. You will have the opportunity to contribute to intelligent camera surveillance systems through cutting edge research and software engineering.

Motorola's video solutions have been installed in more than 120 countries at thousands of customer sites, including school campuses, transportation systems, healthcare centers, public venues, critical infrastructure, prisons, factories, casinos, airports, financial institutions, government facilities, and retailers

Job Description

Position Overview:

We are seeking a Senior Front End Developer for our Cloud platform team. This person should be passionate about development of awesome web applications and have a strong desire to go above and beyond the basic requirements.

You will be part of an engineering organization that will entrust you to design, develop, test, and maintain various portions of our applications with lots of autonomy while receiving guidance and feedback to help you grow. This Senior Front End Developer works within a team of iOS, Android, and front-end and backend engineers all whom are responsible for evaluating tools and technologies, prototyping and engineering our cloud platform. Our Microsoft Azure hosted cloud platform, transmits data in real-time from our clients' command centers and allows for immediate reviewing of analytic data occurrences which ultimately creates a safer, happier physical environment.

If you possess loads of passion for creating cutting-edge technologies (shout out to cloud computing, application development, and all things modern), have strong technical acumen, believe to work with integrity, and enjoy an excelled collaborative environment, you will be the perfect fit.

Responsibilities include:

  • Create cutting edge web applications using React focused on usability, responsiveness, configuration, and presentation of data through visualizations
  • Leverage current technologies to build modern, functional, responsive web clients using React
  • Evaluate and utilize the latest concepts, tools, and technologies
  • Peer review code for adherence to coding standards and design guidelines
  • Collaborate with UX and visual designers on proposed designs
  • Collaborate with the Automation and Test team on identifying test cases for new features and regression testing


  • 5+ years of front-end software development experience using JavaScript or similar technologies
  • Experience developing production quality consumer-facing React applications using tools; Redux, yarn, npm
  • Solid understanding of data structures, asynchronous architectures and building data-intensive applications
  • Unit Test and Test Automation experience
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a related technical discipline
  • You are equally excited to build a minimum viable product as you are cementing a feature in maintainable and tested code
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, including the ability to produce clear, concise documentation

Nice to have:

  • Full stack development experience using C# and .Net (strong plus), micro services
  • Building real-time applications using technologies like Websockets,, SignalR
  • Scripting languages and version control systems (Git, Mercurial)

Basic Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a related technical discipline

Travel Requirements


Relocation Provided


Position Type


Referral Payment Plan


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.

Keywords: Motorola Solutions, Somerville , Senior Front End Developer, Other , Somerville, Massachusetts

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