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Wi-Tronix Overview

Bolingbrook, IL
51 to 200 employees
2004
Company - Private
Rail
$25 to $50 million (USD) per year
Wi-Tronix provides products and services to wirelessly monitor high-value mobile assets such as locomotives, industrial equipment and marine vessels. Mobile assets of this class are typically the workhorses of an enterprise. In the past, mobile meant disconnected. Being ... Read more

Mission: Our mission is to integrate the latest technologies that will enable businesses to improve the operational efficiency, service reliability, and safety of their high-value mobile assets.

Company Updates

  • Wi-Tronix is looking for a Customer Success Manager. The ideal candidate is passionate about optimizing the value our customer’s gain from their investment. Through this high level targeted service you are able to maximize business development opportunities within existing customer relationships, expanding our footprint within the customer organization.

    Requirements:
    •Bachelor’s degree + 2 years experience or Masters' degree
    •Written and spoken English, Spanish and French
    •Experience in a business-to-business client facing role
    •Understand the SaaS business model and experience delivering and implementing SaaS solutions for enterprise customers
    •Proven results meeting revenue or profitability growth targets and expanding business within existing clients
    •Demonstrated experience and success working with internal cross-functional teams
    •Strong presentation, meeting facilitation, and written communication skills
    •Strong technical skills, SalesForce experience or a similar tool
    •Proven organizational and analytical skills

    Send your resume to careers@wi-tronix.com

  • Wi-Tronix is looking for a Technical Support Engineer. You will be troubleshooting errors, outages and defects of hardware and software in real time as a first level investigator. You will be responding via email and phone to customer inquiries and issues in order to resolve gaps in knowledge and efficiencies for high value mobile assets in the Rail industry.

    Must haves are:
    • BS in Engineering (or similar) or higher AND 3 years experience OR MS in Engineering with 1 year experience
    • Must be proficient with computers and electronic systems
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Fluent in written and spoken English and Spanish

    Send your resume to careers@wi-tronix.com

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Wi-Tronix – Why Work For Us?


Wi-Tronix provides products and services to wirelessly monitor high-value mobile assets such as locomotives, industrial equipment, and marine vessels. Mobile assets of this class are typically the workhorses of an enterprise. In the past, mobile meant disconnected. Being disconnected causes great inefficiencies in an enterprise that counts on mobile assets for its core business operations. Advanced commercially available wireless technologies now enable all types of assets to be connected throughout most of the world. Wi-Tronix’s mission is to integrate these technologies to enable businesses to improve the operational efficiency, service reliability and safety of high-value mobile assets. 

Our mission is to integrate the latest technologies that will enable businesses to improve the operational efficiency, service reliability, and safety of their high-value mobile assets.

At Wi-Tronix, we look for teammates that exhibit our Core Values of Teamwork, Accountability, Excellence, Innovation, Customer Focus, and Making Things Happen.

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Wi-Tronix is a fast-paced, entrepreneurial company. Working here gives you the opportunity to take your ideas and bring them to life.

From Engineering to IT, Customer Support to Manufacturing, we have a wide variety of positions for your skills and interests.


undefinedWhat makes us unique? Why should you work at Wi-Tronix?

The answer is both simple and complex at the same time. The work we do at Wi-Tronix is much greater than the creation or sales of our product. It is even more than helping our customer or our customer's customer.

What drives us is knowing that our product is bettering the world around us. It makes railroad and marine operations safer for the entire community. It helps companies decrease their fuel consumption for a greener environment. It saves companies thousands to millions of dollars that can be re-invested in the economy and job creation.

That is what brings us to the office every morning.

The Wi-PU and Violet might be small boxes, but they're small boxes with a big job. And we're the people behind it.

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At Wi-Tronix, we look for interns that exhibit our Core Values of Teamwork, Accountability, Excellence, Innovation, Customer Focus, and Making Things Happen.

We are a small company (about 90 employees and growing!), but we offer big experiences. Whether you complete a paid summer internship or a semester co-op, you have the opportunity to take what you learned in class to the next level with applicable, real-world projects starting on day one.

Get the training and skills that you need by working directly with the Wi-Tronix team and a personal mentor. Apply your knowledge and wrap up your experience with a presentation to the executive team on what you learned.

Who knows? You may discover a new interest, talent or skill you didn't even know you had. Start your career on the right track at Wi-Tronix.

Changing the World with Exceptional People - Careers at Wi-Tronix from Wi-Tronix on Vimeo.




At Wi-Tronix, we look for teammates that exhibit our Core Values of Teamwork, Accountability, Excellence, Innovation, Customer Focus, and Making Things Happen.

Wi-Tronix is a fast-paced, entrepreneurial company. Working here gives you the opportunity to take your ideas and bring them to life.

From Engineering to IT, Customer Support to Manufacturing, we have a wide variety of positions for your skills and interests.

Wi-Tronix Reviews

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    "The passion at this company across all employees if off the charts!"

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    I have been working at Wi-Tronix full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    No ego
    The corporate values are real
    Everyone has a voice
    Simple purpose...Saving Lives!

    Cons

    Not a con but a reality. We are in high growth mode which is inherently intense and at times chaotic. The Scaled Agile operating model helps to maintain focus and a path that moves continuously forward.

    Advice to Management

    Stay true to your culture; and keep your heart in the business.

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Wi-Tronix Photos

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Wi-Tronix photo of: Local school visits to learn more about STEM careers
Wi-Tronix photo of: WERFE (Wi-Tronix Employee Recognition For Excellence) Winners recognized for going above and beyond
Wi-Tronix photo of: Holiday giving to bring cheer to local families
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Wi-Tronix Interviews

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    I applied through an employee referral. I interviewed at Wi-Tronix (Bolingbrook, IL).

    Interview

    I was contacted for a phone interview and got a time set up within a few days. I was a bit frustrated because I was told that I would be called directly, and the interviewers were 20 late for the call. Since I was currently employed at the time and the call was during the business hours, I had to step away from my desk for 50 minutes instead of the scheduled 30 (20 min delay + 30 min interview time). I found that to be a bit off-putting as a candidate that the interviewers we not respectful of my interview time. The onsite interview was fine. I was asked standard questions by a panel of people -- peers, supervisor and HR.

    Interview Questions

    • Explain how you feel you fit each of our company Core Values. Use specific examples.   Answer Question
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Wi-Tronix Awards & Accolades

  • Rising Star Award, Bolingbrook Chamber of Commerce, 2012
  • Entrepreneurial Excellence Award(Michael Heilmann & Lawrence Jordan -Co-Founders), The Daily Herald Business Ledger, 2015
  • National Best and Brightest Companies to Work For, 101 Best & Brightest, 2015
  • 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For in Chicago, 101 Best & Brightest Companies to Work For™, 2016
  • BEST AND BRIGHTEST COMPANIES TO WORK FOR IN THE NATION, Best & Brightest, 2016
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Pledges & Certifications

Career Advancement Program

Helping employees "upskill" into higher-paying positions

Diversity Commitment

Has programs that support a diverse and inclusive workforce

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