Why Schneider Electric?
Great people make Schneider Electric a great company.
There needs to be an energy revolution, and we recognize that. We’re committed to providing reliable and safe energy to the planet. This power must be sustainable as we have to reduce carbon footprint worldwide. These opportunities are at the top of our agenda.
Sustainability is at the heart of our strategy
Inclusive business models to alleviate poverty and protect the environment
• Access to energy
Our customers inspire us every day to find new ways to empower people to do more with less. We are honored to be recognized and awarded globally in areas of efficiency, sustainability, connectivity, reliability and safety.
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An outstanding company is only as outstanding as its people. That’s why we appreciate the wide diversity and individuality that being a global entity brings. We want to work with people who have stories to tell. Our network of distinct professionals is what makes us the global leader in energy management and automation.
• Who we are
From the moment you're up, so are we. You don't have to look too hard. Our technology is everywhere. Discover Life Is On.
This story shows the butterfly effect of Schneider Electric technology: an electrical engineer in an ordinary hospital building, with a bit of foresight, saved the world.
This story shows the butterfly effect of Schneider Electric technology: a facility manager in an ordinary office building sent a llama around the world — and made a little girl the happiest child in the world.
Today’s technologies have the potential to connect us all, everywhere, at every moment. We endeavor to improve this connectivity, creating solutions that add to and augment human living. We make the world more interconnected, more efficient, more reliable, and safer.
• 11,000 R&D engineers
• ~10,000 application and software engineers
• 20,000 patents active or in application worldwide
Green Mountain’s data center is cooled by the frigid waters of a Norwegian fjord. Working with nature, Schneider Electric has helped Green Mountain save energy and protect the environment — leading the way to cutting energy use by a third.
The Edge in Amsterdam, HQ of Deloitte Netherlands, has set a new global benchmark for energy-efficient commercial office environments.
When the Boston Red Sox go out to bat, they’ve got Schneider Electric right behind them. Find out how we help David Mellor, Director of Grounds, stay one step ahead of the weather.
We value difference, knowing how diversity strengthens us, we can better serve our customers
Our fair-ethics hiring standards not only define how we recruit our workforce, but they also define how we treat them once aboard. We cultivate the diversity which comprises us, maintaining a culture that relies on our employees being genuine and different from one another.
Our CEO wins a prestigious award for advancing gender equality
• Award ceremony at the United Nations HQ in NY
Our people put into action a range of diversity and inclusion programs
• Initiatives at global and local levels
Our fair-ethics hiring standards not only define how we recruit our workforce, but they also define how we treat them once aboard. We cultivate the diversity which comprises us, maintaining a culture that relies on our employees being genuine and different from one another.Learn more
"Companies have a key role to play as 'change agents' to build a world where gender equality is a reality. It is a question of determination. Leading by example and engaging more men in these challenges will be one of my key priorities."Find out more
We know that well-being leads to performance, and performance leads to well-being. Performance and wellness are reciprocal cornerstones of being a productive, fulfilled professional.
Performance and wellness are reciprocal cornerstones of being a productive, fulfilled professional. Our culture provides the agility needed for our people to reach their potential. Mental and physical prosperity is imperative; we offer programmes and incentives that help ensure employee wellness.
We reward our people for being straightforward, open, passionate, effective, and challenging the status quo. We transform the industries of our expertise, leaving our distinctive mark with reliable solutions.
We transform the industries of our expertise, leaving our distinctive mark with reliable solutions. How do we maintain this high standing and reputation? We’re customer obsessed. Our people are rewarded for being innovative, quick, and ingenious … with the customer always as their central motivation.
Leaders inspire great action, and we’re looking for great leaders. The continuing development of exceptional employees is the task of such people. Our progressive thought-leadership in the domains of energy, efficiency, sustainability, and automation is part of what gives us our global voice.
• Executive Committee
Jean-Pascal Tricoire, Schneider Electric’s Chairman and CEO, is one of the first business leaders of CAC 40 companies to have joined the ranks of LinkedIn influencers (capped at 500 worldwide). LinkedIn influencers include Bill Gates and Richard Branson..Follow our CEO on LinkedIn
Jean-Pascal Tricoire attended the 2015 Climate Conference (COP21) in Paris — to pledge his support for the fight against climate change.
Schneider Electric CEO, Jean-Pascal Tricoire, introduced Schneider innovation at every level: redefining power and automation for a new world of energy which is more electric, decarbonized, decentralized, and digitized — ensuring Life Is On everywhere, for everyone and at every moment.
People drive our future. We take risks on those intrepid thinkers, those daring visionaries. We are a thriving collective — an organization that grows together. This success comes from mutual loyalty. Our people are enabled by our faith in their abilities, and they go on to add distinction to our company persona.
Schneider Electric University offers a wide range of programs for personal and professional growth.
The easy-to-access learning opportunities are aligned with individual and business needs, ensuring that our people are effective in their current and future roles.
Energy University is our FREE, online educational resource for professionals. It offers more than 200 courses on energy efficiency and data center topics. Join the Energy University today!Learn more
The Marco Polo program is skills development, leadership training, and cultural exchange rolled into one. This adventure allows selected employees to experience living abroad as they get ready for leadership roles.Learn more