Culture and People
Rakon is a fast paced, complex and dynamic technology company. This is fuelled by the drive to deliver customers the next innovative solution. By understanding industry requirements and hiring the highest quality people, Rakon is a technology leader in its field.
Rakon operates a matrix structure where teams work together across its manufacturing facilities, design centres and international sales offices. Rakon gains from the huge synergies that a global highly skilled team offers which is bound together by the same technology language. The depth of skill and knowledge possessed by its staff in this highly specialised industry is recognised as being paramount to Rakon’s success. It is a company where video conferencing and travel is the norm and it is a business which is open at all times: 24/7.
A melting pot of diverse ethnic backgrounds, at its Auckland facilities alone, over 30 different nationalities are represented. Rakon undertakes to employ a number of graduates each year to develop young engineers in the electronics industry. It works closely with universities and awards scholarships and graduate programmes to top talent, to strengthen the industry’s technology base.