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Real-Time Innovations (RTI) is the largest software framework company for autonomous systems. RTI Connext® is the world’s leading architecture for developing intelligent distributed systems. Uniquely, Connext shares data directly, connecting AI algorithms to real-time networks of devices to build autonomous systems.

RTI is the best in the world at ensuring our customers’ success in deploying production systems. With over 1,700 designs, RTI software runs over 250 autonomous vehicle programs, controls the largest power plants in North America, coordinates combat management on U.S. Navy ships, drives a new generation of medical robotics, enables flying cars, and provides 24/7 intelligence for hospital and emergency medicine. RTI runs a smarter world.

RTI is the leading vendor of products compliant with the Object Management Group® (OMG®) Data Distribution Service™ (DDS) standard. RTI is privately held and headquartered in Sunnyvale, California with regional offices in Colorado, Spain and Singapore.

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Core Values and Beliefs

We realize the potential of our employees and our company.

  • We believe the company has a fundamental responsibility to further the career and quality of life of every employee.
  • We believe that each employee has a fundamental responsibility to further the health and interests of the company.
  • Above all, we must enjoy the journey.

We provide extraordinary value to our customers.

  • We go the extra mile to ensure a long-term successful partnership.
  • We see customers as an opportunity to serve.
  • We are driven by market needs, but do not fear to lead with our vision.

We run a profitable business with uncompromising ethics.

  • We believe in trust, respect, and absolute honesty in all relationships.
  • We build to last.
  • We run lean; we do more with less.

We work as a team.

  • We believe the team comes first: Think we, not I.
  • We practice servant leadership.
  • We cultivate input.
  • We communicate openly; everyone can understand and participate in management.
  • We strive for diversity and inclusion.

We actively pursue excellence.

  • We are proud of what we do.
  • We are proud of our people, our technology, our work ethic, and our culture.
  • We value and reward excellence and initiative.

We strive to make the world better.

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Careers in The Future of Autonomy

We work together as one to make systems work together as one.

Why Choose RTI?

  • Impact
    We are small enough that you will make a difference. And large enough to impact the world.
  • Play
    We strive to enable the perfect blend of work and fun.
  • Challenge
    We build intelligent systems and applications never before possible.
  • Great People
    We communicate openly and believe the team comes first.

Looking For a Few More Stars

We get called a lot of names
RTI was named Most Influential Industrial IoT Company as published in Forbes, Top 50 IoT Company, People’s Choice Must-Follow Company, Top Embedded Innovator, EMA Vendor to Watch, NI Product of the Year and one of the top 10 places to work in the Bay Area . . . we’re ok with the name calling.

Connectivity pioneer
We were the first to see it coming, were the first to build the technology. Now we are ahead of the pack for connecting distributed and autonomous systems.

In good company
Our shockingly impressive customers are the brightest and best in safety-, time- and mission-critical systems. They invest in our technology and depend on our team as trusted advisors.

Stuck on RTI
We are proud that our employees stay. We hire only the best and give them as much freedom and responsibility as they can take. It makes stars shine brighter.

No one does it better
We are the best at what we do. But are driven to do more.

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