Why work at ZEISS?

What Do We Do?

Innovating since 1846.

ZEISS is one of the global leaders in optical and optoelectronic industries. We push technological boundaries, shape markets while contributing to the advancement of society.

  • Semiconductor Manufacturing Technology

    Today, a large proportion of all microchips are produced using ZEISS technologies. As the technology leader in the field of semiconductor manufacturing equipment, ZEISS enables the production of ever smaller, increasingly powerful, more energy-efficient and more economical microchips, and thus plays a pivotal role in the age of microelectronics.

  • Industrial Quality & Research

    ZEISS lives up to standards of quality wherever maximum precision is a must: with coordinate measuring machines, metrology software and microscope systems for research and material inspection. ZEISS plays its part in ensuring that even the tiniest structures and processes become visible.

  • Medical Technology

    With its products and solutions for ophthalmology, neurosurgery, ENT surgery and dentistry, ZEISS helps drive progress in medicine and assists doctors all over the world in enhancing their patients’ quality of life.

  • Consumer Markets

    As one of the world’s leading manufacturers of eyeglass lenses, ZEISS stands for maximum visual comfort. The movie and camera lenses, binoculars and spotting scopes from ZEISS offer their users outstanding optical quality and therefore unforgettable moments.

All over the world. Almost 50 countries. 25 research & development sites. 60 sales & services locations. 30 production sites.

Find out more about our major locations in the USA

Where are We Located?

Dublin, California
ZEISS Innovation Center Dublin

ZEISS Innovation Center California
Employee count: 700
Based in one of the world’s premier innovation hubs, the ZEISS Innovation Center in Dublin, California, harnesses ZEISS’ leading technology, research, and customer service strengths. 700 employees continuously enable our customer ambitions and drive growth.

Hebron, Kentucky
Vision Care, Hebron

Vision Care
Employee count: 200+
Vision Care develops, produces and sells solutions for the entire eyeglass value chain. We are one of the world's largest manufacturers of eyeglass lenses, coatings and optic materials. Our Hebron facility is customized with revolutionary technology and a state-of the-art optical lab which allows us to create value for our customers and inspire the world to see in new ways.

Maple Grove, Minnesota
Industrial Quality & Research, Maple Grove

Industrial Quality & Research
Employee count: 300+
We manufacture CNC coordinate measuring machines (CMMs) and solutions for multidimensional metrology in the metrology laboratory and production. The company develops the ZEISS O-SELECT optical measuring system for checking the dimensional accuracy of distances, radii, or angles. It offers bridge-type, production, large, multisensory, and horizontal arm CMMs; and computer tomography and form and surface solutions IMT Corp.

Brighton, Michigan
Industrial Quality & Research, Brighton

Industrial Quality & Research

Employee count: 80+

Metrology Contract Measurement Services and Sales of coordinate measuring machines, optical and multisensor systems and metrology software for the automotive, aircraft, mechanical engineering, plastics and medical technology industries. Innovative technologies such as 3D X-ray metrology for quality inspection round off the product portfolio.

White Plains, New York
Industrial Quality & Research, Consumer Markets, Shared Services

Industrial Quality & Research, Consumer Markets, Shared Services North America

Employee count: 150+

ZEISS Microscopy is a leading provider of microscope solutions in the life sciences, materials research, routine and industry markets. ZEISS Consumer Products is one of the leading manufacturers of cine and camera lenses, as well as binoculars, spotting scopes and riflescopes.

Ontario, California
Medical Technology, Ontario

Medical Technology
Employee count: 130+

Carl Zeiss Meditec Production is a biomedical device manufacturer that produces a full line of intraocular lenses (IOLs) and ophthalmic surgical products for cataract and refractive surgery.

Peabody, Massachusetts
Semiconductor Manufacturing Technology, Peabody

Semiconductor Manufacturing Technology

Employee count: 60+

The Process Control Solution business is leveraging ZEISS’s broad technology portfolio to provide unique failure analysis and measurement solutions to the semiconductor industry. The PCS Integration Center in Peabody develops advanced focused ion beam equipment for research applications and is the integration center for the Process Control Solutions Group within the Semiconductor Manufacturing Technology segment.

Meet our people

As part of ZEISS’ innovation-focused culture, our employees are empowered to push technological boundaries, make meaningful contributions across the organization, and positively impact markets, industries and the well-being of people worldwide.

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Job openings and applications

The different business units and the central corporate and service functions at ZEISS offer a large number of career options for all disciplines.