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Are the positions I find in online job exchanges still vacant?
The job postings are always up-to-date. But to make sure you can click on "Company profile" and then on the careers page http://www.osram-os.com. Here you will find the currently vacant positions under the Job Advertiser.
Can I apply again if I do not get the job?
You are welcome to apply again at any time either for a specific position or as an unsolicited application.
Can I contact the specialist department directly?
Unfortunately it is not possible to talk directly with the department before applying. First we need to receive an informative application from you. If your profile sounds interesting, we will invite you for an interview at which the department will also be represented.
Where can I find contact addresses for all the locations and branches of OSRAM Opto Semiconductors in other countries?
On the start page of the OSRAM Opto Semiconductors website under the category "Career" you will find the menu item "Careers North America" and "Careers Asia/Pacific". Here you will find more details about our international locations and individual branches.
Does my application stand a better chance of succeeding if I contact you by telephone?
We are always happy to help if you have special questions regarding your application. All other questions will be discussed in detail during the interview. A phone call does not affect the decision.
How do I apply?
You can use our online application system to apply both for permanent positions and for internships, final year university projects and Ph.D. student positions. It is important that you attach a letter of application and other important documents, e.g. curriculum vitae in table format, school leaving certificates/reports as well as details of additional qualifications and experiences (stays in foreign countries, references).
I am interested in several positions. Is one application enough?
You can use our online job exchange to apply directly for several positions at the same time. Simply complete the online application form once, add any information required for specific positions, and then attach the additional documents we need (CV, letter, etc.). Make your application via the particular job posting. You can also send us paper documents. Please state the job reference code in your letter.
I cannot find a suitable job in the job exchange. Can I still make an unsolicited application?
You can send an unsolicited application to OSRAM Opto Semiconductors at any time using our online system and store your profile in our database. This will be matched with suitable vacant positions as they arise.
Is there anyone I can speak to about job offers?
A member of our staff can answer all your questions relating to personnel directly or - if necessary - can forward them to the responsible department. Tel.: +49 (0) 941 / 850 1252 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
What opportunities does OSRAM Opto Semiconductors offer young people with completed professional qualifications?
OSRAM Opto Semiconductors currently trains its own apprentices and they are given priority after their training. If we need additional personnel, we also employ young people who were not trained in our company
What are the main qualification profiles Osram-OS is looking for?
Osram-OS is a technology company so we mostly need people with technical qualifications, e.g. electrotechnology, information technology, mechatronics, physics, chemistry, materials sciences
What languages should I speak for a successful application to OSRAM Opto Semiconductors?
Depending on the requirements of the position, you should be able to speak German (communicative) and also have a knowledge of English and, perhaps, another foreign language.
What opportunities does OSRAM Opto Semiconductors offer graduates from international universities?
OSRAM Opto Semiconductors offers interesting opportunities for graduates in natural sciences and technical subjects from international universities. However, a good knowledge of German is an advantage.
Can I do my final year university project at OSRAM Opto Semiconductors?
Yes. You can find the current list of offers for final year university projects together with specific suggestions for topics on the career homepage at www.osram-os.com/career . You can also make an unsolicited application with your own suggested topic.
Do I get paid for doing my final year university project at OSRAM Opto Semiconductors?
Final year university projects (Diploma, Bachelor/Master) are paid at the standard market rate.
Is it possible for me to do my final year university project at one of OSRAM Opto Semiconductors locations abroad?
In principle, yes. However, before you do your final year university project (Diploma, Bachelor/Master) abroad we require you to have successfully completed an internship lasting several months at a location in Germany.
How can apply for a final year university project at OSRAM Opto Semiconductors?
You can find the current portfolio of position offers for final year university projects (Diploma, Bachelor/Master) in the Internet on the start page of our career homepage (Careers Europe). If you are interested in one of the topics we are currently offering for final year university projects you can apply to us directly online.
In which company departments can I do a final year university project?
OSRAM Opto Semiconductors offers opportunities for final year university project all its departments (Diploma, Bachelor/Master). Naturally, the department depends on the topic of the project.
What do I need for an apprenticeship at OSRAM Opto Semiconductors?
We always require a good standard of achievement at school. In addition, we demand flexibility, a willingness to change and embrace new ideas and a high level of team spirit from our future apprentices. The application phase begins in September each year for positions in the following year. In most cases the closing date is on 31 October.
How much do interns get paid at OSRAM Opto Semiconductors?
Interns are paid at the standard market rate.
Can I do an internship abroad at Osram Opto Semiconductors?
Osram Opto Semiconductors offers a limited number of internships abroad.
How long is an internship at OSRAM Opto Semiconductors?
The duration of a compulsory internship as part of a university course depends upon the applicable guidelines (usually 4 to 6 months). Voluntary internships are usually possible from approximately 8 weeks.
Where can I find offers for internships at OSRAM Opto Semiconductors?
You can find the current portfolio of intern positions in our internet job exchange.
In what areas of the company does OSRAM Opto Semiconductors offer internships?
We offer internships and the opportunity to research final year university projects in all departments at OSRAM Opto Semiconductors. You can find more information under Students .
What do I need for an internship at OSRAM Opto Semiconductors?
We want to give you a real insight into our company so we insist on a minimum duration of 3 months. You should also have a deep interest in the activities of the specific department where you wish to work and have adequate basic knowledge. We also require proof of your enrolment at a university.
What documents do I need when I apply for an internship?
For a student internship, please use our online application system. It gives you all the information you need for a successful application.
Can I research my Ph.D. at OSRAM Opto Semiconductors?
OSRAM Opto Semiconductors offers interesting Ph.D. student positions, especially in the company's technical departments.
Do I get paid for doing my Ph.D. research project at OSRAM Opto Semiconductors?
Ph.D. research project activities are paid at the standard market rate.
How can I apply for a Ph.D. student position at OSRAM Opto Semiconductors?
Yes. You can find the current list of offers for final year university projects together with specific suggestions for topics on the career homepage You can also make an unsolicited application with your own suggested topic.
How exactly does the co-operation work during a Ph.D. research project?
Usually, Ph.D. student projects are integrated into larger projects within a department. The individual procedure depends on the topic and the conditions in the particular department. Continuous communication and agreement with the responsible university or doctoral adviser is essential.
How long does a Ph.D. student project last at OSRAM Opto Semiconductors?
We usually offer a 3-year contract for Ph.D. student positions.
How much do I get paid as a working student at OSRAM Opto Semiconductors?
Working students are paid at the standard market rate.
How do I apply for a position as a working student at OSRAM Opto Semiconductors?
Please use our online application system.
In what company departments does OSRAM Opto Semiconductors offer positions for working students?
We offer positions for working students in all areas of our company.
Is there an application deadline for working student positions?
You should apply 3-4 months before you wish to start work. In some exceptional cases we can also accept applications at short notice.
Where can I find out more about what working students do at OSRAM Opto Semiconductors?
You can find out more on the start page of our career homepage under the category "Students". Please apply to us directly online if you find a job that interests you.
Where do I find job offers for working students at OSRAM Opto Semiconductors?
You can find the current list of positions for working students on our career homepage under Students. Please apply to us directly online if you find a position that interests you.