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We don’t have jobs available. What we do have is room on our team for people who want to change the world. At Rhythm Engineering, you just happen to get paid and have fun doing it. Our work-hard-play-hard culture is all about developing new technology, encouraging constant innovation and rewarding results.


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Life at Rhythm

We’re Changing the World, Intersection by Intersection

Our team is focused on a single mission: helping loved ones get to their destinations faster and safer. Working at Rhythm Engineering means you’ll make a meaningful impact in the lives of millions. By joining our team, you will play a direct role in giving people shorter commutes, cleaner air, safer roads, more money in their wallets and more time with family. It really doesn’t get any better than that.

“What’s great about the Rhythm Engineering culture is that everyone has a voice. We are all empowered to be innovative.”


You’ve Found an Amazing Place to Work

Work at Rhythm Engineering

People aren’t mechanical cogs on the production line. You’re unique, remarkable YOU – with brilliant ideas, passion for your work and enthusiasm that can’t be bought. We get that, and we love it. Rhythm team members are self-driven and dedicated to making a unique contribution. We reward hard work with competitive compensation packages and then go much further. Monthly happy hours, year-end profit-sharing, ping pong tournaments, gourmet espresso drinks, collaborative meetings in our new Spark! space and all-company incentive trips (think white sand and turquoise water) are just a few of the perks that will make you jump out of bed each morning, excited to come to work.

Get Paid to Think Big Ideas

Great ideas are gold. They have the power to solve complex problems, inspire the masses or create something out of nothing. We know because this is our story. At Rhythm Engineering, you’ll get to contribute to the development and spread of cutting-edge traffic technology which is saving lives, saving the environment and saving people time and money. Continued innovation is not optional.

That’s why we zealously value innovation and an entrepreneurial attitude. In addition to bringing creative thinking to their daily role, employees are eligible for monthly cash prizes by demonstrating that entrepreneurial spirit or coming up with a game-changing innovation.

Awards Keep Piling Up around Here

When something is healthy, it grows. We are grateful to our people for being committed to “excellence in all we do.” Inc. magazine recently named Rhythm Engineering the 64th fastest growing private company in the U.S. (2011) and the KC Business Journal named it the fastest growing company in the greater Kansas City area (2012). Rhythm Engineering also won recognition as one of the area’s Best Companies to Work for (Ingram’s, 2012), and Esquire named our founder as one of America’s Most Inspiring CEOs (2012). A continued passion for excellence guides us in our future growth and success.

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Benefits Offered

Working at Rhythm Sure Has Its Benefits

We value our people and go to extremes to show it. Full-time team members receive a hefty benefits package to help keep them happy, inspired and contributing to our common mission for years to come.

What you might expect:

  • Competitive salary
  • Medical and dental insurance
  • Short- and long-term disability insurance
  • Flex spending accounts
  • 401k retirement accounts
  • Paid time off and holidays

What might surprise you:

  • Company sponsors a significant portion of insurance premiums
  • Year-end profit-sharing
  • All-company incentive trips
  • Monthly peer- and self-nominated awards with cash prizes
  • Team-building activities and celebrations
  • Brown bag educational lunches
  • Gourmet espresso drinks
  • Free beer at company meetings
  • Ping pong tournaments
  • Wellness programs
  • New benefits added as we grow

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Available Positions

Got What It Takes to Succeed Here?

We’re looking for people who are smart, creative, collaborative, self-driven, and above all, passionate about blending their unique gifts with our unique mission. If this sounds like you, we want to hear from you.

Rhythm Engineering is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities and females encouraged to apply.

Regional Account Manager – Texas



Regional Account Manager – Texas

Are You:
  • An experienced Traffic Engineer who understands the challenges faced by those in the traffic industry with complex corridors?
  • An individual who believes in getting motorists to their destinations faster and safer?
  • Someone who knows how to navigate complex funding and agency relationships?
  • Someone who embraces new technologies and is anxious to share with other traffic professionals?
  • Someone demonstrates technical curiosity…always wanting to know how things work?
  • An independent and self-motivated individual?

If so, Rhythm Engineering is looking for a Traffic Engineering Consultant who will develop new business, present, demonstrate, and create solutions for customers with our revolutionary line of adaptive traffic control products. We have an opening for a Traffic Engineering Consultant serving Northern California and Texas regions. In this position you will travel to trade shows and conferences to make contacts and demonstrate our products. We offer a small, closely-knit entrepreneurial environment in which sales plays a key role – as well as a lucrative and competitive compensation package. If you’re ready to make a move up in your engineering career, we should talk.

Essential Duties
  • Passionately lead the sale of adaptive traffic control systems and solutions that improve traffic flow, reduce stops and delay, reduce emissions and ultimately save lives through customer interactions and technical content support
  • Develop consultative and “trusted advisor” status within the market and amongst traffic professionals in state and local governments
  • Meet or exceed assigned individual sales goals and contribute to the overall company goals
  • Forecast opportunity lifecycles in a timely and accurate manner
  • Work with multiple sales and operational personnel, including Sales Engineering and Sales
  • Coordinators, to meet assigned goals and manage the buying cycle
  • Focused on building need and driving opportunity within new customer accounts
  • Follow up on leads provided by the marketing department through a variety of prospecting activities
  • Qualify opportunities through controlled discovery process
  • Maintain excellent documentation; attention to detail in reporting is essential
  • Aggressively close/assist in closing new business through mid- to long-term sales cycles
  • Monitor and assist new partners during the installation and deployment period
  • Maintain and grow relationships with existing clients in order to develop new business
  • Travel extensively to foster new business and build relationships
  • Other duties or special projects as assigned
Skill Required
  • Technical aptitude and experience as a Traffic Engineer.
  • Strong persuasive, analytical and interpersonal skills.
  • A competitive drive that seeks winning solutions and desire to support a diverse team.
  • A high degree of proficiency in Microsoft Office – specifically Excel, Word and Outlook – and adaptability to web- and browser-based programs is a must.
  • Capability to focus and execute tasks quickly with excellence and minimal supervision.
  • Ability to flourish in a high-growth, dynamic, entrepreneurial environment.
  • Effective communication skills, both oral and written.
  • Ability to juggle multiple time-sensitive requests.
  • A dedication, belief and commitment to the mission and values of Rhythm Engineering, namely:
  • Excellence in all things
  • Making a difference to the motorist
  • Communication, clarity and accountability
  • An Entrepreneurial attitude
Education & Experience
  • Minimum of a Bachelor four-year degree and 2-5 years of high-level traffic engineering experience.
  • Demonstrated organization, facilitation, communication and presentation skills.
About Rhythm Engineering:

We make intelligent traffic control products and we are developing and implementing technology that will revolutionize the traffic control industry. Our disruptive and innovative technology moves cars and trucks on roads better than any other product or method available. In fact, by deploying our technology, local governments save motorists millions of dollars per year in fuel, reduce the time people spend in traffic by thousands of hours, reduce vehicle emissions by thousands of tons and reduce crashes – which means saving lives. And we are just getting started. Rhythm Engineering has both big goals and big R&D projects that will continue to propel the business and enhance lives around the globe.

The State of Kansas recognized Rhythm Engineering with the Governor’s Energy Efficiency Award in 2010.  In 2011, the Inc. 500 ranked Rhythm Engineering as the 64th fastest growing private company in the U.S., and Ingram’s Magazine named it the fastest-growing company in Kansas City.

Rhythm Engineering is an equal opportunity employer and we make employment decisions on the basis of merit, qualifications, and competence. The Company does not discriminate against any Associate or applicant for employment on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, marital/familial status, sexual orientation, veterans’ status, genetic information or disability or any reason prohibited by law.  EOE

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