Great Place to Research

Opportunities for the future. At Silicon Austria Labs GmbH, researchers work together on green technologies and sustainable solutions in the field of Electronics and Software Based Systems. Our colleagues are united by a common vision of a future full of possibilities that goes beyond organizational boundaries.

If you share this SAL spirit, want to make a difference and help shape the development of SAL, then become part of the SAL team and apply today!

If you have any questions, please contact

Become part of our team!

To offer our employees clearly defined career paths, we rely on various career models that enable either a specialist career (science, research, cleanroom) or a (project) management career.

The application process involves the following steps:

  • First interview
  • Assignment (in some cases)
  • Second interview

The development prospects range from entry-level to management positions.



Master students

PhD students

SAL Doctoral College

Scientific Career

Research Engineering Career

Cleanroom Career

Management Career

Your benefits

As a certified, family-friendly company, SAL supports the compatibility of family and career in the best possible way. Flexible working hours without core working hours are just as important as individual working time models and the option to work remotely.

SAL offers its team, among other things, the most innovative and modern infrastructure, 24/7 accident insurance, a generous food allowance, free fruit and health-promoting measures.


Relocation services for international employees moving to Austria.


Flexitime work model without core times. Additional holidays on December 24 and 31.

Home Office

Possibility to work up to 40 % of your working hours from home. Individual circumstances can also be taken into account.


We offer and support professional training measures and/or an advanced education.

Work & family

Work-life balance means a lot to us. We offer different work models tailored to your situation. 

Food allowance

Daily food allowance of 4 € in restaurants and 2 € in supermarkets.

Healthy workplace

Coffee, tea and fresh fruit. We also offer courses on health, fitness and well-being, and sport events.


24-hour accident insurance for all permanent employees.


Subsidy for the Austrian Climate Ticket or the Austrian Railway Card (ÖBB Vorteilskarte).

Team Events

Yearly christmas parties and other events across all our locations. 

IT Equipment

Notebook and mobile phone provided for all permanent employees.

Modern offices

New, modern and centrally located offices at all locations.

Our researchers and employees tell us how they came to SAL, what their passion is and how SAL provides a meaningful and enriching job.

This is us

Meaningful and fulfilling work. This is the prevailing tenor on the job market at the moment. For us, this means that in addition to working on exciting and future-oriented projects, SAL creates a working environment where every employee can develop their full potential and grow both professionally and personally.

For 300 employees from over 40 nations, internationality, diversity and inclusion are not just empty phrases, but reality. An overarching team spirit with short reporting lines, flat hierarchies and the use of English as a connecting element are also part of everyday life.

Would you like to get a better impression of the work and the team at SAL? In our videos we present insights into our daily business: I want to see more!

Mag. (FH) Emily Knes, MBA
Head of HR
(currently on maternity leave)

Mag. Dr. Alexandra Bretschneider
Head of HR

Eva Valentina Ambrosch,

Assistant HR

Elisabeth Bäck,

Expert HR

Martina Karl,

Expert HR


Work and Family

The compatibility of work and family in any form is a particular concern of ours. We are constantly working to support our employees in reconciling family life with their work at our company.

designation type
workandfamily certificate (German) pdf

Diversity and inclusion

We embrace diversity and inclusion and offer a working environment based on tolerance, openness, trust and respect. Equal opportunities matter to us.

designation type
SAL Gender Equality Plan pdf

Member Area