REI is an energetic and diverse company with a complimentary mix of career opportunities for skilled and talented labor including:

  • Software engineers
  • Mechanical engineers
  • Electrical engineers
  • Engineering test technicians
  • Production assemblers
  • Purchasing
  • IT
  • Sales
  • Marketing
  • Training instructors

Our goal is to provide technical security professionals the very best tools to protect their customers and organizations from information theft. Our products are unique, complex, and designed and built in-house, which makes employee retention an important part of our growth and success.

The following position(s) are available:

Software Engineering Lead

Responsibilities: Seeking a well-rounded, experienced Software Engineer to be responsible for guiding the activities of the software design team, defining the software architecture of our products, and developing, testing, and documenting code for our embedded software products. As part of the software team, you may be responsible for any of the following: writing applications, drivers, and board support packages, developing libraries for desktop and embedded platforms, and developing GUI’s for new single board computer based products.

Skills/Experience: B.S. Degree in Computer Science or related field; must have 10+ years of strong object-oriented experience using either embedded C++ or C#/.Net; should have experience developing graphical user interfaces for embedded & PC platforms. Experience in any of the following areas would be a plus: Linux in an embedded environment, Android development, iOS development, or device driver development. Must possess exceptional analytical and problem-solving skills.

Other qualities or requirements (all positions): Good communication and strong technical writing skills. Candidate should be self-motivated and able to work and communicate effectively within the development group. Prior work experience directly related to job description will be a strong consideration for employment. Candidates must be able to solve technically challenging problems with minimal supervision. Candidates must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents. Pre-employment background check is required. We offer competitive salary and benefits. Positions are permanent, relocation to region is necessary.

Send Resume to: Research Electronics International, 455 Security Drive, Cookeville, TN 38506 or


Perform light assembly work with small components, hand tools, and automated equipment.


  • Good interpersonal skills and experience working with a team
  • Ability to work both individually and in a team
  • Focus on quality and attention to detail
  • Familiar with soldering iron, hand tools, and personal computers


  • Build circuit boards and sub-assemblies for electronic equipment
  • Inspect work for good quality appearance and functionality, using various prints, work instructions, and/or test equipment
  • Cross-train other production employees as needed for backup
  • Other duties assigned by the Production Manager, Production Coordinator, and/or General Manager


  • Adhere to all safety policies and instructional procedures
  • Use soldering iron, hand tools, measurement tools, and some power tools; may also use automated assembly equipment
  • Work with computer data base and maintain accurate inventory transactions; may also use basic office software, including e-mail
  • May occasionally lift containers of parts weighing up to 60 lbs.

Send Resume to: Research Electronics International, 455 Security Drive, Cookeville, TN 38506 or