Data Scientist

Full time

Employment Information

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

Our software engineering team is on a mission to transform the world of mission-critical communications! We always deliver the best when it comes to digital two-way subscriber radios that are reliable, safe, and high-performing. By embracing cutting-edge research and development, we keep up with the latest industry technology trends and drive innovation that pushes the boundaries of what’s possible. As the leading provider in the market, we’re committed to making a real difference in the lives of those who rely on our technology. Join us on our mission to shoot for the stars!

Job Description

At MSI, we rely on insightful data to power our products and solutions. We’re seeking an experienced data scientist to deliver insights on a daily basis. The ideal candidate will have mathematical and statistical expertise, along with natural curiosity and a creative mind. While mining, interpreting, and cleaning our data, this person will be relied on to ask questions, connect the dots, and uncover hidden opportunities for realizing the data’s full potential. As part of a large software organization, the data scientist will “slice and dice” data using various methods and create new visions for the future.

Objectives of this role

  • Collaborate with development & test engineering teams to develop an understanding of needs
  • Research and devise innovative statistical models for data analysis
  • Communicate findings to all stakeholders
  • Enable smarter business processes by using analytics for meaningful insights
  • Keep current with technical and industry developments

Basic Requirements

  • Master’s / Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Engineering or Computer Science / Telecommunications
  • Preferably with 2 - 5 years working experience in software development.
  • Fresh graduates / Entry level applicants with strong technical skills are encouraged to apply.
  • Experience in real-time embedded software development for communication devices or consumer products will be an added advantage.
  • Good programming skills in C/C++.
  • Knowledge / Experience with 3G / LTE / DMR specs is a plus.
  • Embedded system debugging and strong analytical skills are essential.
  • Experience / Proficiency in Agile / Scrum development methodologies is a plus.
  • Ability to work independently and communicate well (verbally & in written form) across different functional teams.
  • Flexible to accommodate short notice work arrangement due to project / business need.
  • Candidate must be willing to work in Bayan Lepas, Penang.

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


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