Why imec

World-class employer

Worldwide, imec is renowned for is innovative research and high quality approach.
Thanks to its unique combination of effort, know-how, state-of-the-art infrastructure and collaboration with partners all over the world, imec is a key partner for shaping the technology for future systems. Thanks to its adequate anticipation on the ever-evolving environment and the short and long-term needs, imec continues to grow, year after year. Imec has a sister company in the Netherlands, offices in the USA, China and Taiwan, and representatives in Japan.

Thanks to the presence of over 60 different nationalities at the imec campus in Leuven, our employees work in a multicultural and international environment. They all have one thing in common: a healthy dose of enthusiasm and dynamism. Our effort and attention to make everyone feel at home at imec also contribute to a motivating and pleasant working environment. Special attention goes out to our foreign employees, to ensure a smooth relocation to and comfortable stay in Belgium. We regularly organize cultural events to put the different nationalities at imec in the spotlight. Moreover, “Happy@imec” is not an idle slogan: we have started up several interesting and fine initiatives such as Run@imec, summer vacation day care for children between 2.5 and 12 years old, and an ironing service. This way, imec continues to be a pleasant and inspiring working place for each and every employee.