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Santa Clara, CA (US)
10000+ employees
Company - Public
Telecommunications Services
₹10 to ₹50 billion (INR) per year
Aricent is the world’s #1 pure-play product engineering services firm. The company has 20-plus years experience co-creating ambitious products with the leading networking, telecom, software, semiconductor, Internet and industrial companies. The firm's ... Read more

Mission: Aricent is committed to leverage its global talent pool, rich innovation history and R&D expertise to deliver high quality, low cost and timely solutions and services to all its clients.

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  • Aricent is now Altran.
    Aricent is now Altran North America. Together we are the undisputed global leader in engineering and R&D services. We're proud to be a part of Altran Group and continue to deliver the same great work and services.

  • Aricent is now Altran.
    Aricent is now Altran North America. Together we are the undisputed global leader in engineering and R&D services. We're proud to be a part of Altran Group and continue to deliver the same great work and services.

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Altran North America – Why Work For Us?


Join a forward-thinking team that is driven to innovate. Work with high-performing teams and develop industry-leading skills. Collaborate on breakthrough engineering solutions for some of the world’s greatest companies. Come take on exciting challenges and make a positive impact on millions.


Learn more about what makes Aricent a great place to work. 

Legacy of Innovation

Founded in 1991 as Hughes Software Systems, a research and development subsidiary of Hughes Networks Systems, Aricent has transformed industries. In 1992, we pioneered the first ground-to-air phone call. We designed, developed and delivered the first ever commercial mobile high-definition solution in 2008. Our engineers created some of the world’s first Femtocell, WiMAX and LTE solutions. Working across domains and technologies gives our employees the flexibility needed to visualize new possibilities and transform concepts from ideas into everyday technology.

World Class Opportunities 

Aricent works to solve the world’s biggest challenges and push the limits of what’s possible. Our engineers work with best-in-class technology and collaborate on the systems of tomorrow. We’ve created more than 125 licensable intellectual property rights and software frameworks, and our software innovations perform on more than 500 million mobile phones. Our clients include: 

  • 9 of the top 10 network equipment manufacturers
  • 8 of the top 10 device makers 
  • 7 of the top 10 service providers
  • 6 of the top 10 semiconductor chip manufacturers

We have some of the most extensive product engineering skills and expertise on the planet. We’re always seeking better approaches, ideas and outcomes to improve the world through technology. 


Aricent is a global company, but we pride ourselves in maintaining a cohesive culture across all of our locations. Our culture begins with five core values:

  • Forward-looking
  • Constantly learning
  • Unified in diversity
  • Passionate about excellence
  • Integrity in everything we do

We’ve created an organizational culture that is transparent and fair, where employees have the freedom to innovate and take risks. Aricent engineers address global challenges—transforming the way humans and machines communicate while building a safer, more convenient and connected world. 


Our work environment encourages open communication, a flat hierarchy and respect for new ideas. We take a flexible approach to support the highly collaborative nature of our work and the personal needs of our employees. We recognize that our employees have lives beyond work, and supporting a healthy work–life balance builds a more sustainable workplace. Our people are our strongest assets, and our comprehensive compensation and benefits packages reflect that conviction. We recognize employees with competitive rewards based on contribution to our clients, our business and our people. 

Aricent is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate by race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, gender or any other biases as prohibited by law. We evaluate all applicants and employees only on the basis of merit and performance.

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    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Gurgaon, Haryana
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Altran North America Photos

Altran North America photo of: Aricent Celebrates 26 Years
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Altran North America Interviews



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Getting an Interview




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    Performance Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Gurgaon, Haryana
    Declined Offer
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    Difficult Interview


    I applied in-person. The process took a week. I interviewed at Altran North America (Gurgaon, Haryana) in March 2015.


    Face off with client and then practical with the tool , you need to know how to resolve problems on the tool . but the logistics were not that great .also kept me waiting for long. also yhey lwpt me waiting for the result after saying that it is positive .Finally had to koin some other

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Altran North America Awards & Accolades

  • Supplier Excellence in Quality, CISCO, 2012
  • Global L&D Team of the Year(Silver), TISS-LeapVault CLO Awards, 2012
  • Top 500 Technology Innovators, InformationWeek 500, 2012
  • Continuing Professional Education Provider of the Year Award, The Project Management Institute, 2011
  • 4GWE Product of the Year Award, Technology Marketing Corporation and Crossfire Media, 2010
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