Making the world safer every day.

At Viken, we’re made up of smart, hard-working, mission-driven people from diverse backgrounds that are all united by our common goal to keep people safe. From software engineers and finance executives, to interns and the CEO, we live this purpose everyday by bringing the most innovative detection technologies to markets that need them.

Our Values

It’s important to us to create an environment where employees of all backgrounds and experiences feel encouraged and supported in bringing their whole selves to work. Our Viken values, listed below, reflect our commitment to fostering a positive, collaborative workplace where everyone has an important role to play.
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We take great pride in how we conduct ourselves individually and as a company. We strive to do right by our people and our customers as we work to make the world a better place.
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Paychecks are nice, but we show up to work for more than just that. The ability to make a difference, to keep people safe against lead poisoning, drug overdoses, gun violence, and acts of terrorism: that’s why we do what we do.
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Our love of where we live, work, and assemble our products, drives us to make the world a safer place to raise a family, work, and enjoy the fruits of our labor.

Characteristics of a Viken employee

Your professional background and life experiences are just one part of who you are as a candidate and an employee at Viken. Our team is made up of individuals who embody our values and epitomize what we believe are the must-have characteristics of a Viken employee.


Confidence and productivity are synonymous here at Viken. Confident employees not only believe in their ability to manage tasks, but they more easily embrace challenges at work. Our employees are confident in their ability to listen well, seek ways to improve, know when to ask for help, and quickly adapt to new roles and responsibilities.


A reliable employee is a trusted one. We know that our employees are reliable because there is trust that the job will get done, and it will get done well. Viken values reliable employees because we don’t have to worry about folks arriving on time, being consistent with meeting deadlines, and producing high-quality work - it’s a given!


A requirement in most work environments, teamwork at Viken looks like strong communication skills, patience, open-mindedness, and dedication. The cross-functional nature of our work requires employees to be flexible, adaptable, hone their collaborative problem-solving skills, and be supportive and respectful of colleagues.


We know exhibiting critical thinking skills is one of the many ways our employees thrive. By asking the right questions, staying aware of crucial details, and recognizing problems when they present themselves, we expect our employees to offer helpful solutions and think outside traditional parameters to get us where we need to go.


Viken hires employees that can be trusted to act as company ambassadors, so that we can focus on other areas of the business. By staying accountable and acting with integrity, employees experience a two-way relationship with Viken built on a foundation of transparency, which helps us achieve success collectively.

Information for applicants

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other legally protected status.

Viken Detection is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with physical and mental disabilities. If you need special assistance or an accommodation while seeking employment, please email or call (617) 467-5526. We will make a determination on your request for reasonable accommodation on a case-by-case basis.

The law requires Viken Detection to post a notice describing the Federal laws prohibiting job discrimination. For information regarding your legal rights and protections, please click on the following link: Know Your Rights.

Viken Detection will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay. Please see the Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision for more information.

As a Federal Contractor, Viken Detection is required to participate in the E-Verify Program to confirm eligibility to work in the United States. For information, please click on the following link: E-Verify.