Careers at Leica Microsystems

Did you realize that Leica Microsystems develops groundbreaking optical and digital solutions? As a global leader we’re driven by continuous improvement to excite our customers and to create the best work environment for our people. When you join us, you'll try new things and advance your skills with support from dedicated leaders and colleagues. Customer focus, innovation and teamwork are at the core of our culture and the foundation of our success.

Life at Leica Microsystems

Make an impact

No matter your role, working at Leica brings purpose and challenge every day. Being a global leader in its market segments, Leica is an outstanding medium-sized company with worldwide locations and career opportunities. Take a look how we advance science and healthcare in our fields of expertise.

Life sciences

By pushing the limits of resolution, speed and ease of use, we enable scientists to gain new insights beyond what has been possible and visible before. This advances scientific discovery and understanding to protect our health.


By integrating intelligent surgical imaging and navigation technology, we deliver the insights and customer experience that surgeons need to improve patient outcomes.


By constantly innovating, we provide high-quality and easy-to-use solutions that enable users to gain insights into their key questions concerning research, development and engineering.
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This is us

Diversity, equity and inclusion:
​​​​​​​the best team wins

​​​​​​We strive to continuously improve and sustain an inclusive culture in which diversity provides deeper customer insights and creates a competitive advantage in the markets we serve. By attracting, developing and retaining the best team of diverse, engaged and empowered employees, we help realize life's potential for ourselves, our customers and our shareholders.

Job starters

Start your career with us! We offer attractive apprenticeships in Europe, dual studies and demanding entry level jobs, in which you take responsibility early on.
​​​​​​​Roll-up your sleeves, explore new experiences and take advantage of a wealth of training programs. We strive to help you grow professionally and as a person. Become your best self!


Do you aspire to make a difference? Find your next challenge at Leica! Explore the variety of opportunities and advance your career with us. We support you with world-class leadership and professional development programs. Imagine new possibilities, collaborate with industry experts and succeed within a global team.

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Our locations

We are represented globally, have office locations in 20 countries and remotely working associates in many more countries. Experience our global mindset and collaboration, combined with our local roots.

Explore our global job opportunities and find your career at Leica Microsystems today.​​​