Who we are

SEMIKRON – a leading manufacturer of power electronics

SEMIKRON is an innovative enterprise with more than 3,000 employees worldwide. For over 60 years SEMIKRON has been producing winning power modules and systems for the global power electronics market. Our success has always been driven by a professional team of qualified, motivated employees.

SEMIKRON was founded in Nuremberg, Germany in 1951 and within just a few years the company was operating worldwide. Today, SEMIKRON boasts 24 subsidiaries worldwide, with half of the Group’s staff working at the company headquarters in Nuremberg, where new products and technologies are created for fields of application such as renewables (wind and solar), energy-efficient industrial motor drives and automation systems, UPS systems and electric vehicles (utility vehicles, passenger cars and off-road vehicles).

What we do

As a leading manufacturer of medium-output power modules in the 2kW to 10MW range, our products are at the heart of millions of modern energy efficient drives worldwide. It is through this experience and focus that our customers can expect power performance. Our comprehensive product portfolio includes 11,600 different medium-output power electronics solutions including chips, bare dies, electronic power modules and intelligent power modules that integrate seamlessly and vertically with stacks and systems, enabling our customers enter new markets quickly.

How we do it

Working at SEMIKRON means being enthusiastic about developing innovative power electronic solutions. To help you do precisely that, we do our part to provide the best possible conditions for our teams to progress and grow. The extraordinarily level of commitment that our staff give is rewarded not only in monetary form.

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For us, it is also important to show our staff how much their contribution is valued and recognized, sometimes by means of a simple thank you. This motivates us and is the key to achieving mutual success.

I’m very proud of being a member of SEMIKRON, one of the leading companies in the semiconductor market and a great contributor to China’s new energy industry.

Nature Zhu, SEMIKRON China
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I’ve always been very happy at SEMIKRON, even back when I was a student doing my bachelor thesis.

Martina Lucka, SEMIKRON Germany
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I really enjoy working at SEMIKRON. My work is really interesting and challenges me with a variety of tasks every day.

Hannes Bauer, SEMIKRON Germany
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I like working at SEMIKRON because there’s always something new to discover and learn, internally and alongside our customers.

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What we offer

Competitive salary

At SEMIKRON, fair and competitive salaries are the key to strong employee relations.

Work/life balance

We offer flexitime and other flexible work models wherever we can.


As management, we strive to give our staff needs-based training – this is our commitment to you.

Living healthy

Employee health is one of our top priorities, which is why we have measures in place to promote the well-being of our staff.

Get to know us

Besides our numerous universitarian activities, we are regularly present at the job and career fairs at regional universities in order to get in touch with students and graduates.  In a personal meeting, engineers and HR business partner provide information about SEMIKRON as an attractive employer and provide insights into our products and production processes, both domestically and abroad.

Who we are looking for

We are looking for talented employees who live and implement our spirit of "Innovation & Service" as experts in their respective fields.

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