Careers at Rajant:
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As the innovative leader in the development of portable wireless network solutions, Rajant offers a dynamic and rewarding environment for exceptional candidates with experience in this area.

Founded in 2001, Rajant Corporation enables secure communications-on-the-move through a portable meshed wireless network that can rapidly reconfigure and adapt in real-time. Rajant’s BreadCrumb® Wireless solutions provide networks for military, mining, oil & gas, homeland security, first responders, telecommunications providers, and public safety professionals, providing voice and data communications across a meshed, self-healing network. Rajant’s BreadCrumb network nodes communicate with IP based client devices such as laptops, PDAs, video cameras, satellite terminals, networked radios, RFIDs and sensor devices.

Rajant continuously updates the technology within its InstaMesh® protocol, BreadCrumb® wireless mesh devices, and BC|Commander® and BC|Enterprise® network management and monitoring applications. We are looking to expand our amazing engineering team in multiple areas to keep advancing our products and enable new capabilities. Positions will initially be in Downingtown, PA with an expected move in Spring 2018 to new office space being built in Great Valley, PA.

Benefits include:

  • A team of highly experienced colleagues working on small, autonomous teams
  • Casual office environment
  • Opportunities for schedule flexibility and occasional telecommuting
  • Company-provided sodas, snacks, coffee, etc.
  • Health/dental/vision
  • On-site yoga classes
  • A defined bonus plan, 401(k), and stock warrant opportunities

And with our new office in the Spring:

  • Private offices for all engineering staff
  • On-site gym and shower
  • Easy access to Chester Valley Trail

For more information about Rajant, its technology, and its applications, please explore our website.


Current Positions

If you are interested in one of the following open positions, please introduce yourself and send a resume to jointheteam@rajant.com.

Software​ ​Engineer​ ​/​ ​Senior​ ​Software​ ​Engineer

Software​ ​Engineer​ ​/​ ​Senior​ ​Software​ ​Engineer​ ​- Management​ ​&​ ​Monitoring

Front​ ​End​ ​Engineer

Test​ ​Engineer

Product​ ​Coordinator

Project Manager

 


Software​ ​Engineer​ ​/​ ​Senior​ ​Software​ ​Engineer

Rajant​ ​is​ ​seeking​ ​software​ ​engineers​ ​to​ ​help​ ​us​ ​continue​ ​to​ ​enhance​ ​our​ ​industry-leading wireless​ ​mesh​ ​network​ ​product​ ​line.​ Multiple​ ​open​ ​positions​ ​are​ ​available​ ​as​ ​we​ ​embark​ ​upon​ ​a major​ ​product​ ​update.

The​ ​teams​ ​we​ ​are​ ​growing​ ​include:

  • InstaMesh(TM)​ ​Protocol​​ ​(our​ ​proprietary​ ​layer​ ​2​ ​meshing​ ​protocol​ ​core​ ​to​ ​all​ ​of​ ​our products)
  • Firmware​​ ​(our​ ​core​ ​embedded​ ​Linux-based​ ​firmware​ ​and​ ​applications​ ​maintained​ ​for multiple​ ​platforms)
  • Radio​ ​Support​​ ​(updating​ ​and​ ​maintaining​ ​Linux​ ​radio​ ​drivers,​ ​researching​ ​and evaluating​ ​radio​ ​modules,​ ​supporting​ ​international​ ​regulatory​ ​approval​ ​processes)
  • Manufacturing​ ​and​ ​Testing​​ ​(our​ ​software​ ​systems​ ​used​ ​to​ ​fully​ ​exercise​ ​and​ ​validate new​ ​units​ ​coming​ ​off​ ​the​ ​production​ ​line​ ​and​ ​to​ ​program​ ​and​ ​license​ ​them​ ​prior​ ​to shipping​ ​to​ ​customer)

Changing​ ​teams​ ​over​ ​time​ ​is​ ​encouraged to ensure ​constant​ ​learning​ ​opportunities​ ​and​ ​the ability​ ​to​ ​contribute​ ​in​ ​multiple​ ​areas.

Responsibilities​ ​vary​ ​by​ ​team,​ ​but​ ​common​ ​responsibilities​ ​include:

  •  Define​ ​and​ ​refine​ ​product​ ​requirements
  •  Come​ ​up​ ​with​ ​ideas​ ​for​ ​projects​ ​we​ ​haven’t​ ​thought​ ​of,​ ​and​ ​see​ ​them​ ​through
  •  Constantly​ ​improve​ ​our​ ​internal​ ​development​ ​and​ ​testing​ ​processes

Qualified ​candidates​ ​will have​ ​many​ ​of​ ​the​ ​following:

  •  Expertise​ ​in​ ​developing/debugging​ ​Linux​ ​kernel​ ​and​ ​userspace​ ​code
  •  Extensive​ ​experience​ ​programming​ ​in​ ​C​ ​and/or​ ​C++
  •  Extensive​ ​knowledge​ ​of​ ​the​ ​Linux​ ​networking​ ​stack,​ ​TCP/IP,​ ​and​ ​Ethernet
  •  Expertise​ ​in​ ​Linux​ ​shell​ ​scripting
  •  Experience​ ​with​ ​wireless​ ​networking​ ​(802.11a/b/g/n/ac)
  •  A​ ​solid​ ​understanding​ ​of​ ​proper​ ​use​ ​of​ ​cryptography
  •  Ability​ ​to​ ​view​ ​things​ ​from​ ​the​ ​end​ ​user’s​ ​perspective
  •  Curiosity,​ ​enthusiasm,​ ​and​ ​interest​ ​in​ ​learning​ ​new​ ​things
  •  Great​ ​communication​ ​and ​troubleshooting​ ​skills
  •  Unique​ ​perspectives​ ​and​ ​experiences​ ​that​ ​we​ ​lack
  •  A​ ​desire​ ​to​ ​solve​ ​hard​ ​problems,​ ​write​ ​great​ ​code,​ ​and​ ​prove​ ​it​ ​with​ ​brutal​ ​tests

We​ ​value​ ​experience​ ​just​ ​as​ ​highly​ ​as​ ​formal​ ​education.​ ​​ ​Experience​ ​equivalent​ ​to​ ​a​ ​degree​ ​in Computer​ ​Engineering,​ ​Computer​ ​Science,​ ​or​ ​Electrical​ ​Engineering​ ​is​ ​required.

Limited​ ​travel​ ​may​ ​be​ ​required.

A U.S. SECRET clearance may be required.  Rajant will sponsor the clearance process if a clearance is not already held.

If you are interested in this position, please introduce yourself and send a resume to jointheteam@rajant.com.

 


Software​ ​Engineer​ ​/​ ​Senior​ ​Software​ ​Engineer​ ​- Management​ ​&​ ​Monitoring

Rajant​ ​is​ ​seeking​ ​Software​ ​Engineers​ ​with​ ​networking​ ​skills​ ​to​ ​help​ ​us​ ​develop​ ​management​ ​and monitoring​ ​solutions​ ​for​ ​our​ ​customers’​ ​wireless​ ​mesh​ ​networks​ ​all​ ​around​ ​the​ ​world.​ ​​This​ ​is​ ​a unique​ ​opportunity​ ​for​ ​a​ ​well-rounded,​ ​creative​ ​candidate​ ​to​ ​help​ ​both​ ​define​ ​and​ ​build​ ​the products.​ ​

In​ ​this​ ​role,​ ​you​ ​will:

  •  Help​ ​create​ ​new​ ​enterprise​ ​mesh​ ​management​ ​solutions
  •  Enhance​ ​existing​ ​management​ ​and​ ​monitoring​ ​applications
  •  Define​ ​new​ ​management​ ​and​ ​monitoring​ ​APIs​ ​and​ ​protocols​ ​for​ ​mesh​ ​nodes
  •  Define​ ​and​ ​refine​ ​product​ ​requirements
  •  Create​ ​next-generation​ ​analytics,​ ​notifications,​ ​and​ ​responses​ ​to​ ​network​ ​events
  •  Find​ ​new​ ​ways​ ​to​ ​automate​ ​the​ ​analysis​ ​of​ ​complex​ ​networks
  •  Come​ ​up​ ​with​ ​ideas​ ​for​ ​projects​ ​we​ ​haven’t​ ​thought​ ​of,​ ​and​ ​see​ ​them​ ​through
  •  Constantly​ ​improve​ ​our​ ​internal​ ​development​ ​and​ ​testing​ ​processes

Desired​ ​Skills​ ​and​ ​Experience

  •  High​ ​level​ ​of​ ​proficiency​ ​with​ ​Java​ ​(also​ ​helpful​ ​to​ ​know:​ ​Python,​ ​C++,​ ​Go,​ ​bash)
  •  Solid​ ​understanding​ ​of​ ​computer​ ​networking,​ ​especially​ ​layers​ ​2-3
  •  Ability​ ​to​ ​view​ ​things​ ​from​ ​the​ ​end​ ​user’s​ ​perspective
  •  Curiosity,​ ​enthusiasm,​ ​and​ ​interest​ ​in​ ​learning​ ​new​ ​things
  •  Great​ ​communication​ ​and troubleshooting​ ​skills
  •  Unique​ ​perspectives​ ​and​ ​experiences​ ​that​ ​we​ ​lack
  •  A​ ​desire​ ​to​ ​solve​ ​hard​ ​problems,​ ​write​ ​great​ ​code,​ ​and​ ​prove​ ​it​ ​with​ ​brutal​ ​tests

We​ ​value​ ​experience​ ​just​ ​as​ ​highly​ ​as​ ​formal​ ​education.​ ​​ ​Experience​ ​equivalent​ ​to​ ​a​ ​degree​ ​in Computer​ ​Engineering,​ ​Computer​ ​Science,​ ​or​ ​Electrical​ ​Engineering​ ​is​ ​required.

Limited​ ​travel​ ​may​ ​be​ ​required.

A U.S. SECRET clearance may be required.  Rajant will sponsor the clearance process if a clearance is not already held.

If you are interested in this position, please introduce yourself and send a resume to jointheteam@rajant.com.

 


Front​ ​End​ ​Engineer     

Rajant​ ​is​ ​seeking​ ​front​ ​end​ ​software​ ​engineers​ ​to​ ​drive​ ​the​ ​user​ ​experience​ ​for​ ​our​ ​Kinetic​ ​Mesh network​ ​management​ ​and​ ​monitoring​ ​solutions​ ​for​ ​our​ ​customers’​ ​wireless​ ​mesh​ ​networks​ ​all around​ ​the​ ​world.​ ​​ ​This​ ​is​ ​a​ ​unique​ ​opportunity​ ​for​ ​a​ ​well-rounded,​ ​creative​ ​candidate​ ​to​ ​help both​ ​define​ ​and​ ​build​ ​the​ ​products.​ ​​

​In​ ​this​ ​role,​ ​you​ ​will:

  •  Design​ ​and​ ​implement​ ​user​ ​workflows​ ​for​ ​setting​ ​up​ ​and​ ​managing​ ​large,​ ​complex networks
  •  Work​ ​closely​ ​with​ ​software​ ​engineers​ ​to​ ​interface​ ​to​ ​backend​ ​management​ ​systems
  •  Support​ ​test​ ​automation​ ​of​ ​complete​ ​management​ ​system
  •  Create​ ​next-generation​ ​analytics,​ ​notifications,​ ​and​ ​responses​ ​to​ ​network​ ​events
  •  Define​ ​and​ ​refine​ ​product​ ​requirements
  •  Come​ ​up​ ​with​ ​ideas​ ​for​ ​projects​ ​we​ ​haven’t​ ​thought​ ​of,​ ​and​ ​see​ ​them​ ​through
  •  Constantly​ ​improve​ ​our​ ​internal​ ​development​ ​and​ ​testing​ ​processes

Desired​ ​Skills​ ​and​ ​Experience:

  •  A​ ​keen​ ​eye​ ​for​ ​design
  •  High​ ​level​ ​of​ ​proficiency​ ​with​ ​ES6,​ ​HTML5,​ ​CSS3,​ ​CSS​ ​Preprocessors,​ ​etc.
  •  Experience​ ​architecting​ ​Single​ ​Page​ ​Applications​ ​(SPAs)​ ​using​ ​common​ ​design​ ​patterns
  •  Strong​ ​understanding​ ​of​ ​vanilla​ ​JavaScript​ ​and​ ​JavaScript​ ​web​ ​frameworks​ ​like React/Redux,Angular,​ ​etc.
  •  Experience​ ​with​ ​responsive​ ​site​ ​design​ ​supporting​ ​both​ ​desktops​ ​and​ ​mobile​ ​devices
  •  Experience​ ​with​ ​JavaScript​ ​Unit​ ​Testing​ ​frameworks
  •  Experience​ ​with​ ​American​ ​Disability​ ​Act​ ​(ADA)​ ​standards​ ​for​ ​UI​ ​development
  •  Experience​ ​with​ ​internationalization​ ​of​ ​user​ ​interfaces
  •  Ability​ ​to​ ​view​ ​things​ ​from​ ​the​ ​end​ ​user’s​ ​perspective
  •  Curiosity,​ ​enthusiasm,​ ​and​ ​interest​ ​in​ ​learning​ ​new​ ​things
  •  Great​ ​communication​ ​skills
  •  Great​ ​troubleshooting​ ​skills
  •  Unique​ ​perspectives​ ​and​ ​experiences​ ​that​ ​we​ ​lack
  •  A​ ​desire​ ​to​ ​solve​ ​hard​ ​problems,​ ​write​ ​great​ ​code,​ ​and​ ​prove​ ​it​ ​with​ ​brutal​ ​tests

We​ ​value​ ​experience​ ​just​ ​as​ ​highly​ ​as​ ​formal​ ​education.​ ​​ ​Experience​ ​equivalent​ ​to​ ​a​ ​degree​ ​in Computer​ ​Engineering,​ ​Computer​ ​Science,​ ​or​ ​Electrical​ ​Engineering​ ​is​ ​required.

Limited​ ​travel​ ​may​ ​be​ ​required.

A U.S. SECRET clearance may be required.  Rajant will sponsor the clearance process if a clearance is not already held.

If you are interested in this position, please introduce yourself and send a resume to jointheteam@rajant.com.

 


Test​ ​Engineer

Rajant​ ​is​ ​seeking​ ​a​ ​Test​ ​Engineer​ ​to​ ​help​ ​test​ ​both​ ​product​ ​firmware​ ​and​ ​management​ ​software before​ ​public​ ​release.​ ​In​ ​this​ ​role,​ ​you​ ​will:

  •  Perform​ ​pre-release​ ​testing​ ​of​ ​customer-ready​ ​software​ ​and​ ​firmware.
  •  Test​ ​new​ ​software​ ​features​ ​and​ ​bug​ ​fixes​ ​under​ ​development.
  •  Help​ ​maintain​ ​pre-release​ ​test​ ​requirements,​ ​procedures​ ​and​ ​reporting.
  •  Help​ ​maintain​ ​test​ ​systems,​ ​automated​ ​test​ ​software​ ​and​ ​scripting.
  •  Constantly​ ​improve​ ​our​ ​internal​ ​development​ ​and​ ​testing​ ​processes
  •  Propose​ ​and​ ​implement​ ​new​ ​test​ ​automation​ ​tools

The​ ​right​ ​candidates​ ​have​ ​many​ ​of​ ​the​ ​following:

  •  General​ ​understanding​ ​of​ ​wireless​ ​networking​ ​(802.11a/b/g/n/ac)
  •  General​ ​understanding​ ​of​ ​wired​ ​networking
  •  A​ ​methodical​ ​and​ ​detail-oriented​ ​approach​ ​to​ ​tasks​ ​and​ ​troubleshooting
  •  Experience​ ​with​ ​automating​ ​tasks,​ ​e.g.​ ​via​ ​Python,​ ​bash,​ ​or​ ​Java
  •  Ability​ ​to​ ​view​ ​things​ ​from​ ​the​ ​end​ ​user’s​ ​perspective
  •  Curiosity,​ ​enthusiasm,​ ​and​ ​interest​ ​in​ ​learning​ ​new​ ​things
  •  Great​ ​communication​ ​skills
  •  Great​ ​troubleshooting​ ​skills
  •  Unique​ ​perspectives​ ​and​ ​experiences​ ​that​ ​we​ ​lack

We​ ​value​ ​experience​ ​just​ ​as​ ​highly​ ​as​ ​formal​ ​education.​ ​Experience​ ​equivalent​ ​to​ ​a​ ​degree​ ​in Computer​ ​Engineering,​ ​Computer​ ​Science,​ ​or​ ​Electrical​ ​Engineering​ ​is​ ​required.

Limited​ ​travel​ ​may​ ​be​ ​required.

A U.S. SECRET clearance may be required.  Rajant will sponsor the clearance process if a clearance is not already held.

If you are interested in this position, please introduce yourself and send a resume to jointheteam@rajant.com.

 


Product​ ​Coordinator

Rajant​ ​is​ ​seeking​ ​a​ ​Product​ ​Coordinator​ ​to​ ​interface​ ​between​ ​sales/marketing​ ​and​ ​engineering during​ ​new​ ​product​ ​development.​ ​​​The Product Coordinator ​represents​ ​the​ ​voice​ ​of​ ​the customer​ ​from​ ​product/feature​ ​conception​ ​through​ ​delivery​ ​and​ ​will​ ​participate​ ​in​ ​the​ ​setting​ ​of long-term​ ​product​ ​vision​ ​and​ ​strategy.

Responsibilities​ ​include:

  •  Define​ ​and​ ​refine​ ​product​ ​requirements
  •  Gain​ ​a​ ​deep​ ​understanding​ ​of​ ​the​ ​customer​ ​experience,​ ​and​ ​generate​ ​ideas​ ​to​ ​make​ ​it better​ ​by​ ​enhancing​ ​our​ ​offerings
  •  Prioritize​ ​functionality​ ​while​ ​balancing​ ​customer​ ​and​ ​business​ ​needs
  •  Say​ ​no​ ​when​ ​appropriate,​ ​with​ ​a​ ​well-reasoned​ ​explanation,​ ​both​ ​to​ ​engineers​ ​and​ ​to customers​ ​/​ ​prospects
  •  Make​ ​recommendations​ ​based​ ​upon​ ​the​ ​entire​ ​customer​ ​experience​ ​across​ ​Rajant’s product​ ​and​ ​service​ ​lines
  •  Come​ ​up​ ​with​ ​ideas​ ​for​ ​projects​ ​we​ ​haven’t​ ​thought​ ​of,​ ​and​ ​see​ ​them​ ​through

Qualified​ ​candidate​s ​will have​ ​many​ ​of​ ​the​ ​following:

  •  An​ ​ability​ ​to​ ​get​ ​to​ ​the​ ​core​ ​”why”​ ​of​ ​any​ ​feature​ ​or​ ​product​ ​request​ ​-​ ​what​ ​is​ ​the​ ​real customer​ ​problem​ ​to​ ​be​ ​solved?
  •  Great​ ​communication​ ​skills
  •  Experience​ ​with​ ​wireless​ ​networking​ ​(802.11a/b/g/n/ac)
  •  Ability​ ​to​ ​view​ ​things​ ​from​ ​the​ ​end​ ​user’s​ ​perspective
  •  Curiosity,​ ​enthusiasm,​ ​and​ ​interest​ ​in​ ​learning​ ​new​ ​things
  •  Unique​ ​perspectives​ ​and​ ​experiences​ ​that​ ​we​ ​lack
  •  Experience​ ​in​ ​product​ ​management

We​ ​value​ ​experience​ ​just​ ​as​ ​highly​ ​as​ ​formal​ ​education.​ ​​​Experience​ ​equivalent​ ​to​ ​a​ ​degree​ ​in Computer​ ​Engineering,​ ​Computer​ ​Science,​ ​or​ ​Electrical​ ​Engineering​ ​is​ ​preferred.

Occasional​ ​travel​ ​required

A U.S. SECRET clearance may be required.  Rajant will sponsor the clearance process if a clearance is not already held.

If you are interested in this position, please introduce yourself and send a resume to jointheteam@rajant.com.

 


Project Manager

Rajant is seeking a Project Manager to oversee the technical and schedule aspects of development projects and, for certain projects, to serve as the principal project interface with key customers.

Responsibilities include:

  • Working with the customer to ensure that requirements (technical, cost, and schedule) are well-understood by all parties (Rajant and customer technical and management personnel) and fully documented
  • Work with Rajant subject matter experts (SMEs) to identify the tasks that must be completed, the interdependencies among the tasks, and a realistic time frame and scope of effort required for each task
  • Develop and disseminate a schedule that satisfies the customer’s requirements and is consistent with the scope of the tasks and Rajant resources allocated to the project
  • Conduct regular (in most cases weekly) internal status meetings to determine the progress of tasks, identify technical, schedule, and/or budget risks, and resource conflicts
  • Develop plans as needed to mitigate technical, schedule, and budget risks and review those plans with Rajant management
  • Update the project schedule to reflect task progress, schedule modifications, implementation of risk mitigation plans, etc. and ensure all project personnel are aware of and working to the current schedule
  • Work with Rajant management to resolve resource conflicts with other projects
  • Conduct status meetings with the customer per the customer’s requirements to maintain the customer’s understanding of project status
  • Proactively inform Rajant management of technical or schedule risks or issues in a timely manner and work with Rajant management to determine the best approach to address those risks or issues and the best approach to keep the customer informed
  • Work with Rajant SMEs to develop any program documentation that the customer may require and manage the document development process to ensure high quality documents are delivered to the customer on time

Qualified candidates will have many of the following:

  • At least 5 yr experience managing technical projects of a comparable or larger scope and complexity (PMP certification is a plus)
  • Experience with defense-related projects and development of CDRL documents
  • Experience with project management and/or workflow tools (e.g., Microsoft Project, SAP)
  • Experience determining the critical path through a project schedule
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills (both management-facing and customer-facing)
  • Strong time management and analytical skills
  • Experience with business analysis tools (e.g., Microsoft Excel)
  • Strong interpersonal skills demonstrated by working successfully with personnel at all levels of the internal organization and with both technical and management personnel in customer organizations
  • Able to work effectively in a fast-paced development environment (e.g., flexible, adaptable)

Occasional​ ​travel​ ​required.

A U.S. SECRET clearance is required.  Rajant will sponsor the clearance process if a clearance is not already held.

If you are interested in this position, please introduce yourself and send a resume to jointheteam@rajant.com.

 

Check back often to learn about specific positions which may become open. If you feel you would be an exceptional fit for Rajant, feel free to submit your resumé for consideration, with a letter explaining your interest and background. We will review and respond to you if there is an appropriate opportunity to discuss.