The Top Employers Institute has certified SMA Solar Technology AG as a Top Arbeitgeber Ingenieure 2014 (Top Employer for Engineers).
The independent certification company identifies organizations that distinguish themselves through outstanding working conditions, contributing to the professional and personal development of employees.
Only companies that meet the objective assessment standards on a high level can qualify for certification.
"In terms of further expanding our technology leadership, it is very important for SMA to be an attractive employer for young talent and highly qualified engineers," said Lucia Sauer Al-Subaey, head of HR at SMA.
"Therefore, we are particularly pleased by the positive assessment of our human resource management and of the working conditions at SMA by the Top Employers Institute.
"It shows that we are very well positioned internationally and at the same time we shall of course continue to work towards becoming even better in the future."
The Top Employers Institute assessed SMA’s HR management on the criteria primary benefits, secondary benefits and work-life balance, training and development, career opportunities, corporate culture management and innovation management.
To guarantee the validity of the detailed examination procedure, the responses and data were subjected to an independent audit.