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Tilson Technology Management Overview

Portland, ME
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
Telecommunications Services
$100 to $500 million (USD) per year
Our teams are made up of engineers, project managers, accounting professionals, tower technicians, fiber technicians, project coordinators, and more, all working together like a well-oiled machine. We intentionally seek out intriguing new clients with unique challenges that will ... Read more

Mission: Tilson is on a mission to build America's information infrastructure.

Company Updates

  • Tilson, a national network deployment and IT professional services firm, announced today that it has again earned a place on the Engineering News Record (ENR) Top 600 list of Specialty Contractors. From #560 in 2017, to #481 in 2018, Tilson’s 138 spot rise to #343 in 2019 reflects the company’s rapid growth this year as a national turnkey solution provider. Learn more:

  • Tilson and Microsoft announced today a cooperation agreement as part of the Microsoft Airband Initiative, which aims to extend broadband Internet access to three million unserved and underserved rural Americans by July 2022, helping close the rural broadband gap.

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Tilson Technology Management – Why Work With Us?


Tilson is on a mission to build America’s information infrastructure. Recognized ten consecutive years on the Inc. 5000, Tilson provides network deployment and information system professional services to telecom, construction, utility and government clients. As a leading network design, build, and operating firm, 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.


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

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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

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Tilson is a veteran-lead 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 workforce 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.

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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, paid 16-week 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.


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 team culture which includes outings and team-building activities, and if you are in the Portland, ME headquarters, enjoy downtown restaurants, local beaches, and other attractions in Southern Maine.

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Tilson Technology Management Reviews

  • "A sea of stability in an uncertain world"

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Manager in Portland, ME
    Current Employee - Manager in Portland, ME
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Tilson Technology Management full-time (More than 8 years)


    Tilson's mission to build America's information infrastructure feels especially important right now. I love how safety is coming first right now, and the team takes care of each other.


    The pace and high expectations of the peer group is not for everyone, it's hard work, but thrilling

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work on putting safety first during the pandemic.

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Tilson Technology Management Photos

Tilson Technology Management photo of: A tower tech in Salt Lake City, Utah
Tilson Technology Management photo of: Tilson's Portland Softball Team
Tilson Technology Management photo of: Tim Schneider, General Counsel
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.
Tilson Technology Management photo of: Members of Tilson's Portland softball team
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Tilson Technology Management Interviews



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Getting an Interview




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    Tower Technician Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview


    I applied online. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Tilson Technology Management.


    Came in anand reviewed the ins and outside of the job. Talked about safety procedures and workplace culture. After that, there was a handshake and a harness ready to go.

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Tilson Technology Management Awards & Accolades

  • Inc 5000 Fastest Growing Company, Inc. 5000, 2019
  • Inc. 500/5000 Fastest Growing Company, Inc. 5000, 2015
  • Inc. 500/5000 Fastest Growing Company, Inc. 500/5000, 2016
  • Inc. 500/5000 Fastest Growing Company, Inc. Magazine, 2017
  • 2018 Business of the Year, City Of Portland, Maine, 2018
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Pledges & Certifications

Veteran Hiring Commitment

Committed to helping America's military veterans find work

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