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Tilson Technology Management Overview

Portland, ME
501 to 1000 employees
1997
Company - Private
Telecommunications Services
$100 to $500 million (USD) per year
Tilson is on a mission to build America’s information infrastructure. Recognized for nine consecutive years on the Inc. 5000, Tilson provides network deployment and information system professional services to telecom, construction, utility and government clients. With ... Read more

Mission: Our mission is to serve our customers by building, integrating, and maintaining the information technology and communications infrastructure that enables great organizations to innovate and deliver.

Company Updates

  • Tilson is proud to announce that it has again earned a place on the Inc. 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies.

    “This year, the winners have, once again, placed the bar very high” states James Ledbetter, Editor in Chief, Inc. Media. “Companies that made the list, on average, have grown sixfold since 2015. During a stretch when the economy grew around 12 percent, that’s a result most businesses can only dream of.”

    Read the full press release here: http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vM4Za

    Tilson Recognized for Ninth Consecutive Year on the Inc. 5000

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 8/14/2019 PORTLAND, Maine (August 14, 2019). Tilson, a national network deployment and IT professional services firm, announced today that it has again earned a place on the Inc. 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. This is the ninth consecutive year Tilson has been named to the list.

  • Tilson is pleased to announce that Tim Schneider, General Counsel, was recently appointed by FCC Chairman Ajit Pai to serve on the Broadband Deployment Advisory Committee’s (BDAC) Increasing Broadband Investment in Low-Income Communities working group.

    Led by Chair Tom Ferree, President, Chief Executive Officer, and Chairman of Connected Nation and Vice-Chair Claude Aiken, President and Chief Executive Officer of Wireless Internet Service Providers Association, Schneider will join seventeen distinguished panel members to recommend best practices for states and localities to develop recommendations on how to accelerate the deployment of high-speed Internet access to low-income communities. Read the full press release: http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vM4ZA

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Tilson Technology Management – Why Work For Us?


WE ARE ON A MISSION

Tilson is on a mission to build America’s information infrastructure. Recognized for nine consecutive years on the Inc. 5000, Tilson provides network deployment and information system professional services to telecom, construction, utility and government clients. With over 550 employees and 23 offices nationwide, Tilson builds high-performing technology project teams who take on the largest and most impactful information infrastructure projects in the country.

We are looking for self-motivated, confident and collegial team players to join our growing nationwide team.

WE DON'T HAVE A "B TEAM"

Our team environment is a place where intellectually curious, motivated, and talented people can work with purpose, mastery and autonomy. We're committed to offering our employees opportunities to work on challenging projects and to grow professionally. 

Careers at Tilson include:

  • Construction
  • Software Development
  • Telecom
  • Government Utilities
  • Engineering
  • PMO Small Cell
  • Information Technology
  • Finance & Accounting
  • Human Resources
  • Government Consulting
  • Construction IT
  • Administration

See all open positions here: https://tilsontech.com/careers/open-positions

WORK/LIFE BALANCE

We believe that to offer your best, you have to be at your best. Tilson offers a competitive benefits package to employees that includes:

  • 401(k) retirement plan with employer contribution
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Paid military leave
  • Generous parental leave policy
  • Holidays and three weeks of paid time off
  • Medical and dependent care flexible spending accounts
  • Life insurance
  • Short term and long term disability insurance
  • Cell phone and/or protective equipment reimbursement

For more information, email hr@tilsontech.com.

OUR COMMITMENT TO HIRING VETERANS

Watch the video: https://tilsontech.com/Tilson/files/46/461be9db-87e9-42b8-8181-243ecfd56c57.mp4

Tilson is a veteran owned company, with many veteran employees, some still serving in the guard and reserve. We serve our nation again building America’s information infrastructure. The VGR (Veteran and Guard/Reserve) support program is Tilson’s opportunity to invigorate the commercial work force with veterans and service members. Tilson offers career opportunities, representation and support to veterans of the uniformed services, members of the National Guard Bureau, and the Reserve Forces in an effort to energize the culture of support as they continue to serve our great nation.

Tilson is on a mission to build America's information infrastructure and we are seeking students from across the country to join us in supporting our mission. We offer a competitive 16-week paid summer internship program where interns will gain hands-on experience working on some of the largest and most impactful national infrastructure projects. To be considered for a paid internship, you need to be enrolled full-time in a university program.

Mentorship

As a Tilson intern, you will work on real-time Tilson internal or client facing projects and be exposed to state of the art equipment, facilities, and processes. From day one, you will be partnered with a mentor, and your skills and insights will be relied upon to deliver innovative project and product solutions.

Tilson's Culture

Enjoy Tilson's culture including softball, ping pong, and if you are in the Portland, ME headquarters, local restaurants, beaches, and cultural events.

For more info or to apply, visit: https://tilsontech.com/careers/internship-program

Tilson Technology Management Reviews

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    I have been working at Tilson Technology Management full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Nationwide growth is not slowing down. Owner/Management consistently getting new work...many job openings at all levels

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    No cons-vibrant place to work

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Tilson Technology Management Photos

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Tilson Technology Management photo of: Wireless tower tech installs American flag on site. Tilson is committed to hiring veterans.
Tilson Technology Management photo of: Portland, Maine Headquarters celebrates Tilson's 22nd birthday.
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    I applied through other source. I interviewed at Tilson Technology Management (Portland, ME) in May 2018.

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    rehired after working at a different telecommunication company, made the rehire process very easy, everyone was helpful and welcoming me back to such an amazing company , they made the computer and tech set up very easy

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Tilson Technology Management Awards & Accolades

  • 2018 Business of the Year, City Of Portland, Maine, 2018
  • 500/5000 Fastest Growing Company, Inc., 2014
  • 500/5000 Fastest Growing Company, Inc., 2013
  • 500/5000 Fastest Growing Companies, Inc., 2012
  • Inc. 500/5000 Fastest Growing Company, Inc. 5000, 2015
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Committed to helping America's military veterans find work

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