Young Professionals

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Jenoptik offers motivated graduates and well-trained professionals with up to three years of professional experience attractive work in an international environment.

You have successfully completed your degree, and now want to channel your motivation, commitment and team spirit into realizing your own ideas and embracing personal and professional challenges.

As a global high-tech company, we offer engineers, scientists and economists the best possible working conditions, opening up exciting prospects and interesting development opportunities.

Working in a dynamic environment, you will take on challenging, attractive work, and independently tackle complex situations and challenging objectives.

Is this how you imagine your entry into the world of work? Then come and join us!

Direct entry

The current entry positions can be found in our Vacancies.


Trainee program

Do you want to deepen the theoretical knowledge you acquired on your successfully completed university degree course in a practical environment? Do you want to get to know the various departments of the company in the first year of your career? Do you want to gain comprehensive insight into structures and processes?

Then the Jenoptik trainee program is the perfect choice for your career start.

Our trainee program is an 18-month qualification program for university graduates. It offers a multidisciplinary qualification, and delivers extensive insights into the organizational structures, processes, and activities of the various departments.

You will get to know important interfaces within and outside Jenoptik in the course of various projects.

Your deployments in interface areas and your qualification will be coordinated with the requirements of the respective target area. During your time as a trainee, you will gain expertise in a complex area, and thorough project management experience.

Once you have completed the program, you will have a network within our company that will prove very useful for your later activities.