Field Services Technician (Japan Expatriate Assignment)

Motorola Solutions

Us Offsite, OH

Company Overview

At Motorola Solutions, we believe that everything starts with safety. It’s the constant that empowers people to confidently move forward. It can fill a flight or sell out a stadium. It can care for a patient or graduate a class.

As a global leader in public safety and enterprise security, we create and connect the technologies that help to keep people safe where they live, learn, work and play. Our integrated technology ecosystem unifies critical communications, video security and access control, and command center software, enabling collaboration in more powerful ways.

At Motorola Solutions, we’re ushering in a new era in public safety and security. Bring your passion, potential and talents to a career that matters.

Department Overview
At Motorola Solutions, we help people be their best in the moments that matter. We help firefighters see around buildings and police officers see around street corners. Our work is very meaningful, impactful, and cutting edge and we invite you to explore it. We are the Best!

Motorola Solutions is a world leader in the field of professional mobile communications systems with an impressive heritage of technological innovations and a global base of installed systems. The group's main business is the implementation of mission critical digital mobile communication systems for Government & Public Safety Communications customers.

Job Description



The Field Service Technician will be responsible for the programming, maintenance, and repair of a country-wide ASTRO P25 IV&D system with full IA certification including Master site, Management site, remote RF sites, MC75000 dispatch sites, Subscriber products, MESH AP’s, and ACE3600 Fire Alerting Systems. The System Technologist will interface with numerous US Military personnel as well as Local Nationals employed by the US Military. Country wide travel to equipment locations is required and in some cases hiking into a site is also required.

Must be able to obtain a Secret Clearance. IAT III/IATII, A+, Network+, and Security+ Certified. Complete understanding of IT networks, STP, MRP, VLAN and VPN’s including but not limited to Cisco and Brocade Switches, Routers, and Servers utilizing Windows, Solaris, Redhat, and Linux operating systems. Complete knowledge of and ability to program and repair Motorola’s RF product line including Portables, Mobiles, Control Stations, and Repeaters. Must possess strong interpersonal, presentation, and communications skills both orally and written. Completion of the following Motorola training:

Trunking Concepts and ASTRO Digital Systems

ASTRO® 25 IV&D Introduction to Radio System Management Applications

ASTRO®25 IV&D Radio System Administrator Workshop

ASTRO®25 IV&D Conventional RF Site

ASTRO®25 IV&D Conventional M Core with Configuration Manager Workshop

ASTRO® 25 IV&D M Core Workshop

ASTRO®25 IV&D M Core System Overview

ASTRO® 25 IV&D High Performance Data Workshop

MCC 7500 Dispatch Console

ASTRO®25 IV&D GTR 8000 Repeater Site Workshop

Repair, installation, implementation of Radio and Network communications systems for the US Military installation supported by this department.

Additional Requirements:

  • CET Cetification or completion of equivalent Military or Commercial trade school.
  • Capable of Secret Security Clearance.
  • Knowledge of Astro Radio Trunking systems and infrastructure to include MCC7500 Consoles.
  • IAT II certification (requires at a minimum Sec+ and and OS)
  • Practical knowledge of Layer 2 and Layer 3 Network architecture.
  • Minimum of 3 yr posting to country

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Basic Requirements
  • High School Diploma/GED with 2+ Years experience in one of the following: Electronics Technician, System Technologist, System Manager, or Field Service
  • Must be a US Citizen with the ability to obtain background clearance as required by government customer

Travel Requirements

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 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.