Application & First Assessment

Explore | We know that changing jobs is one of life’s biggest stressors so we want you to feel informed about what it really means to work at Philips . In this section, you’ll discover how you can be a part of the journey we are on to improve billions of lives worldwide each year, and also get some tips to enhance your professional profile. If you want to know more about a specific business or function within our company, the 'Functional Areas' pages on our website might be useful to explore. If you feel that we’re a good match for you both personally and professionally, you can view all of our open positions on our Career Center search page and refine your search based on job function, location or keywords.

If you’d like to continue to learn more about us at any time, you can always sign up to receive the Philips career newsletter , which delivers hot jobs, interesting company news and inspiring employee stories right to your inbox.

Apply | To ensure fairness and an efficient recruiting process to all applicants, we collect all applications via our Careers Center only.

Once you find a job opening that fits your skills and interests, you can apply with your preferred social media profile (i.e. LinkedIn) OR upload your CV/resume. Once your application has been received, a confirmation email will be sent to your email address on file.


According to LinkedIn , the  most appealing candidate profiles:

  1. Contain universally used, relevant keywords that describe your experience and skills
  2. Promote the purpose and achievements of your current role, highlighting contributions to both the company and the industry.
  3. List all previously professional roles and employers in descending order. Each should include a 10-15 line description of key responsibilities and achievements for each experience. One summary sentence, followed by bullets is the recommended format.
  4. Mention education as well as all honors and awards under the role in which they were received. These help you stand out as a top performer.

Our goal is that each and every job candidate has an experience that is reflective of our company values – caring, innovative, and impactful - at every step in the hiring process.


We believe that job interviews should be two-way conversations. You’ll have lots of questions about the role so feel free to ask them too.

Get to know us

At Philips, we strive to make the world healthier and more sustainable through innovation. Our goal is to improve the lives of 3 billion people a year by 2025 and be the best place to work for people who share our passion. Our people serve a purpose in the world that is bigger than themselves, and we believe that our company is at its best when our people are at theirs. Check out our Innovation + You Stories and Case Studies , and our Life at Philips employee blog to get a feel of who we are and what we’re all about.


Just be you

The interview process is a time for us to get to know each other. It works both ways. The best way to tell if there is a strong match and fit is to be yourself. So speak honestly, sincerely, and show your personality.

Ask Away

You’re making a decision about us too, potentially one that will significantly impact your and even your family’s life. Don’t be afraid to ask the questions that are important for your own evaluation. You might like to know about how we encourage our people to get involved in their communities outside of work, the ways we’ll develop and invest in you or what types of career experiences you can expect. Ask away.


If you are selected
If you’re not selected