CMOS and beyond CMOS
Discover why imec is the premier nanoelectronics R&D center in the development of industry-relevant solutions for advanced logic & memory devices.
Connected health solutions
Explore the technologies that will power tomorrow’s wearable, implantable, ingestible and non-contact devices.
Life sciences
As a pioneer in nanoelectronics, imec brings the power of chip technology to the world of healthcare.
Sensor solutions for IoT
Imec develops innovative solutions for sensor networks, high speed networks and sensor technologies for the Internet of Things.
Artificial intelligence
Artificial intelligence is no longer the stuff of science fiction: its technologies are ready and its possibilities are real. It’s time to explore them, and imec is ready to help you.
More expertises
Discover all our expertises.
Research
Be the first to reap the benefits of imec’s research by joining one of our programs or starting an exclusive bilateral collaboration.
Development
Build on our expertise for the design, prototyping and low-volume manufacturing of your innovative nanotech components and products.
Solutions
Use one of imec’s mature technologies for groundbreaking applications across a multitude of industries such as healthcare, agriculture and Industry 4.0.
Venturing and startups
Kick-start your business.Launch or expand your tech company by drawing on the funds and knowhow of imec’s ecosystem of tailored venturing support.
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Technology starts with people, and at imec, their names include Hilde, Kim, Praveen and Umberto. 75 nationalities. 4,000 researchers who make our company grow. 4,000 researchers who grow at our company.

Imec is an open innovation environment driven by creative, visionary, ambitious people and fuelled by the goal of creating positive change in the world.  We are expanding our global expertise in the United States, so for the first time ever, opportunities exist for those who want to join us in shaping the future through technology.

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Imec Activities in the USA

For over 30 years, imec has been the world leader in nanoelectronics and ground-breaking innovation in application domains including healthcare smart cities, mobility, logistics and manufacturing, and energy.  Our US activities include research and development, strategic partnerships, and semiconductor manufacturing services. 

Research and Development Center

Located in the lush heart of Central Florida, these teams specialize in innovating the next generation of advanced high-speed electronics, photonics, and imaging technologies. We have research opportunities at every level for those who thrive on the challenge of translating their wildest dreams into reality.   

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Strategic Partnership Office

Based in San Francisco and located around the globe, these teams are focused on providing companies access to exciting imec technology offerings, from nanotechnology that detects cancer cells, to software for self-driving vehicles, to bendable displays and renewable energy sources.

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imec.IC-link

Based in beautiful San Jose, imec.IC-link is the semiconductor manufacturing division of imec. Teams at the location focus on helping innovator, entrepreneurs, and universities realize their ideas by providing low-cost prototyping, volume production and system integration of electronic assemblies.

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Imec USA offers top tier benefits including: 

MEDICAL, DENTAL, VISION

We support your health and wellness through...

  1. Employee Medical premium 100 percent covered by imec. We also make generous contributions toward employee dependent coverage
  2. Flexible Spending Plans
  3. Health Savings Accounts

LIFE AND PERSONAL

To help you prepare for life’s unpredictable events, imec offers...

  1. Basic Life & Personal Accident insurance
  2. Basic Disability Insurance and Short-Term disability
  3. Voluntary Group Life insurance
  4. Voluntary Personal Accident insurance

RETIREMENT

Imec helps you meet your retirement goals through...

Pre-tax 401k benefits and/or Roth after tax savings options

Generous competitive employer matching contributions

TIME AWAY

Time away is vital to our physical, mental and emotional well-being. Imec offers the following generous vacation package, and encourages our colleagues to use it...

  1. 20 days of paid vacation per year
  2. 10 days of sick time per year
  3. 12 paid holidays
  4. Generous bereavement
  5. Flexibility

ADDITIONAL PROGRAMS

  1. Adoption Assistance
  2. imec Academy- robust internal training resources to keep you on the cutting edge of our industry
  3. 529 Plan

Commuter Benefits

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