Program Manager

Apply now
By clicking continue you agree to Built In’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.


If you are a current Motorola Solutions employee, please click this link to apply through your Workday account.
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 Overview
Federal Division - Civil / Law Enforcement Agencies
Job Description

NOTE: May live anywhere in the US with access to a major airport - Domestic travel required up to 50%.

General Description:

  • Manages the implementation of Motorola Solutions products or services.
  • Coordinates cross-functional teams, focused on delivering new or upgraded products or services.
  • Manages projects from inception to completion (or transition), including tracking and evaluation of project performance.
  • Ensures that projects are completed on time, within budget, and within accepted quality metrics.
  • Participates in project review and status meetings, and communicates project status.
  • Utilizes project management methodologies to ensure maximum project effectiveness.
  • Motivates project team to ensure optimal performance.
  • May assist in the development of business plans, strategies, and approaches to take advantage of business opportunities.

Additional Job Details:

  • Conducts and prepares documentation for internal and external project status reviews.
  • Develops and executes detailed project plans which address all scope required by the contract such as design reviews, schedules, installation, equipment configuration, training, and testing.
  • Manages and directs subcontractors by creating detailed statements of work, negotiating purchase order results, scheduling installation efforts, and ensuring all subcontracted scope is completed per the project requirements.
  • Plans, manages and forecasts project financials including budgets and revenue.
  • Controls equipment inventories.
  • Prepares technical proposal bids/change orders for system integration projects, as needed.
  • Receives positive customer satisfaction survey results at the close of each contract.

Additional Requirements:

  • Must obtain Project Management Professional (PMP) certification within first 12 months of employment.
  • Experience with implementing IT communications systems preferred.
  • Experience managing and implementing contracts for Federal customers/end-users preferred.
  • Prior technical background as an Engineer, Senior Technician, Project Leader, or similar experience is desirable.
  • Ability to successfully apply advanced project management skills in such areas as customer relations, team building, project planning, conflict resolution, risk management and cost management.
  • Must have excellent communication, negotiation, and planning skills.
  • Capable of developing detailed project status reports and conducting formal customer briefings.
  • Experience forecasting and meeting revenue goals.
  • Experience writing statements of work (SOW) and managing subcontractors.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office, specifically MS Project and Excel.
  • Able to manage complex projects remotely

Basic Requirements
  • Must be a U.S. citizen with the ability to obtain necessary security clearance as required by government contracts
  • Bachelor's degree and 4+ years of experience in a technical discipline or Project Management

Vaccine Requirement

Motorola Solutions is a U.S. Federal contractor and must comply with the recent U.S. Government Executive Order requiring that Federal contractors ensure that their U.S. employees are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by January 4, 2022. Accordingly, Motorola Solutions requires all US employees, even those working from home, to be fully vaccinated unless entitled to a reasonable accommodation based on a qualified medical condition or religious belief.

If you are unable to be fully vaccinated due to a qualified medical condition or religious belief, you will be required to apply for a reasonable accommodation prior to moving forward with the recruitment process. As a part of this process you will be required to provide information or documentation about the reason you cannot be vaccinated. If your request for an accommodation is not approved, an offer for employment will not be made.


Travel Requirements
Over 50%
Relocation Provided
None
Position Type
Experienced
Referral Payment Plan
Yes

Our U.S. Benefits include:

  • Incentive Bonus Plans
  • Medical, Dental, Vision benefits effective Day 1
  • 401K with Company Match and Day 1 vesting
  • 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 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.

Read Full Job Description
Apply now
By clicking continue you agree to Built In’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

Technology we use

  • Engineering
  • Product
  • Sales & Marketing
    • .NETLanguages
    • AWS (Amazon Web Services)Languages
    • C#Languages
    • C++Languages
    • GolangLanguages
    • JavaLanguages
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • PerlLanguages
    • PythonLanguages
    • RLanguages
    • RubyLanguages
    • SqlLanguages
    • ReactLibraries
    • ReduxLibraries
    • AngularJSFrameworks
    • ASP.NETFrameworks
    • DjangoFrameworks
    • Node.jsFrameworks
    • Ruby on RailsFrameworks
    • ITILFrameworks
    • MySQLDatabases
    • OracleDatabases
    • Google AnalyticsAnalytics
    • TableauAnalytics
    • IllustratorDesign
    • InVisionDesign
    • PhotoshopDesign
    • SketchDesign
    • JIRAManagement
    • Microsoft ProjectManagement
    • SmartsheetManagement
    • SalesforceCRM
    • GoogleEmail
    • MarketoLead Gen
    • Oracle EloquaLead Gen

Location

Located in the West Loop, one block from Ogilvie Train Station and Union Train Station. The office is also close to multiple CTA stops.

What are Motorola Solutions Perks + Benefits

Motorola Solutions Benefits Overview

Our U.S. Benefits include:
- Incentive Bonus Plans
- Medical, Dental, Vision benefits effective Day 1
- 401K with Company Match and Day 1 vesting
- 9 Paid Holidays
- Generous Paid Time Off Packages
- Employee Stock Purchase Plan
- Paid Parental & Family Leave
- and more!

Culture
Volunteer in local community
Partners with Nonprofits
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Intracompany committees
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Diversity
Dedicated Diversity/Inclusion Staff
Highly diverse management team
Unconscious bias training
Diversity manifesto
Someone's primary function is managing the company’s diversity and inclusion initiatives
Diversity Employee Resource Groups
Hiring Practices that Promote Diversity
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Pet Insurance
Mental Health Benefits
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
401(K) Matching
Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Performance Bonus
Match charitable contributions
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Remote Work Program
Our remote work program includes telecommuting at Manager discretion.
Family Medical Leave
Adoption Assistance
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Paid Holidays
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Game Room
Stocked Kitchen
Happy Hours
Parking
Relocation Assistance
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Tuition Reimbursement
Diversity Program
Lunch and learns
Cross functional training encouraged
Promote from within
Mentorship program
Time allotted for learning
Online course subscriptions available
Paid industry certifications
More Jobs at Motorola Solutions186 open jobs
All Jobs
Finance
Data + Analytics
Design + UX
Dev + Engineer
HR + Recruiting
Internships
Legal
Marketing
Operations
Product
Project Mgmt
Sales
Design + UX
new
Chicago
Developer
new
Remote
Project Mgmt
new
Remote
Operations
new
Remote
Developer
new
Chicago
Project Mgmt
new
Remote
Developer
new
Chicago
Operations
new
Remote
Operations
new
Remote
Operations
new
Chicago
HR + Recruiting
new
Chicago
Marketing
new
Chicago
Developer
new
Chicago
Developer
new
Chicago
Sales
new
Remote
Sales
new
Chicago
Developer
new
Chicago
Operations
new
Remote
Operations
new
Remote
Operations
new
Remote
Operations
new
Remote
Operations
new
Remote
Finance
new
Chicago
Developer
new
Remote
Finance
new
Chicago
Project Mgmt
new
Remote
Marketing
new
Chicago
Operations
new
Chicago
Developer
new
Remote
Marketing
new
Chicago
Operations
new
Remote
Operations
new
Chicago
Finance
new
Chicago
HR + Recruiting
new
Chicago
Data + Analytics
new
Remote
Project Mgmt
new
Chicago
Developer
new
Chicago
Developer
new
Chicago
Developer
new
Chicago
Developer
new
Remote
Developer
new
Remote
Operations
new
Remote
Operations
new
Remote
Operations
new
Remote
Operations
new
Remote
Operations
new
Remote
Sales
new
Remote
Project Mgmt
new
Remote
Marketing
new
Remote
Operations
new
Remote
Operations
new
Remote
Operations
new
Remote
Sales
new
Remote
Sales
new
Remote
HR + Recruiting
new
Remote
Developer
new
Remote
Developer
new
Remote
Developer
new
Remote
Developer
new
Remote
Design + UX
new
Chicago
Finance
new
Chicago
Data + Analytics
new
Chicago
Developer
new
Chicago
Operations
new
Chicago
Project Mgmt
new
Chicago
Developer
new
Chicago
Internships
new
Chicago
Operations
new
Chicago
HR + Recruiting
new
Chicago
Internships
new
Chicago
Developer
new
Chicago
Design + UX
new
Chicago
Project Mgmt
new
Chicago
Data + Analytics
new
Chicago
Operations
new
Chicago
Operations
new
Chicago
Internships
new
Chicago
Developer
new
Chicago
Design + UX
new
Chicago
Data + Analytics
new
Chicago
Developer
new
Chicago
Developer
new
Chicago
Data + Analytics
new
Chicago
Data + Analytics
new
Chicago
Internships
new
Chicago
Internships
new
Chicago
Data + Analytics
new
Chicago
Project Mgmt
new
Chicago
Developer
new
Chicago
Operations
new
Remote
Project Mgmt
new
Remote
Developer
new
Remote
Data + Analytics
new
Chicago
Developer
new
Chicago
Project Mgmt
new
Remote
Project Mgmt
new
Remote
Developer
new
Chicago
Project Mgmt
new
Remote
Data + Analytics
new
Chicago
Developer
new
Chicago
Data + Analytics
new
Chicago
Project Mgmt
new
Chicago
Design + UX
new
Chicago
Internships
new
Chicago
Developer
new
Chicago
Project Mgmt
new
Remote
Developer
new
Remote
Operations
new
Remote
Operations
new
Remote
Finance
new
Chicago
Apply now
By clicking continue you agree to Built In’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.
Save jobView Motorola Solutions's full profileSee more Motorola Solutions jobs