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Examples for an international Jena: Ralitsa & 2b-special GmbH
Ralitsa is from Bulgaria and has a doctorate in the field of glass chemistry. She now works at 2b-special GmbH in Kahla, a manufacturer of preforms for optical fibres. In this interview, she talks about the hurdles she faced when arriving in Jena and what she particularly appreciates about Jena as an optical centre.
Examples for an international Jena: Nguyen Quoc Hai, Huynh Duy Dang & Truck-Center-Jena GmbH
The two Vietnamese Nguyen Quoc Hai and Huynh Duy Dang began their training as commercial vehicle mechatronics technicians at Truck-Center-Jena GmbH last year. In this article, we find out how it all started and how they like to spend their free time in Jena.
Examples for an international Jena: Xiangrong He & Laser Imaging Systems GmbH
In this blog, we get to know Xiangrong He, who comes from China and now works as a Lab Engineer in Optics at Laser Imaging System GmbH. She tells us how she successfully works through bureaucratic processes despite difficulties with the German language and what qualities she associates with Jena.
Examples for an international Jena: Abel Gebreysus, Dmytro Stepasiuk, Rafal Zbonik & QSIL Metals Hermsdorf GmbH
Abel Gebreysus from Eritrea, Dmytro Stepasiuk from Ukraine and Rafal Zbonik from Poland work at the metal processing company QSIL Metals Hermsdorf GmbH and tell us about their journey to Germany and the challenges they faced on arrival.
Examples for an international Jena: Djapi Youadjeu Brial Josue & Micro-Hybrid Electronic GmbH
Djapi from Cameroon works as a production planner at microelectronics manufacturer Micro-Hybrid in Hermsdorf. In this interview, he tells us how he arrived in the city and in his job and which sport helped him to make contact with his fellow human beings particularly quickly.
Examples for an international Jena: Firas Alaji and Anis Harzalli & GÖPEL electronic GmbH
In today's blog post we introduce you to two application engineers at GÖPEL electronics GmbH in Jena; Firas from Syria and Anis from Tunisia. They talk about their arrival in Jena and the challenges they have overcome here.
Examples for an international Jena: Melwin Lobo & Asclepion Laser Technologies GmbH
Melwin Lobo comes from India and works in Jena at Asclepion Laser Technologies GmbH as a systems engineer and project manager. In this interview, he shares his first experiences in Jena and gives us an insight into how his employer supports him in settling in and beyond.
Examples for an international Jena: Mahmud Hossain & Accenture
Mahmud Hossain from Bangladesh completed his Master's degree in economics in Jena and now works for the consulting firm Accenture. In the interview, he tells us how his employer supports him and what is typical of Jena for him.
i-work Business Award
The intercultural business award once again honors companies that are committed to helping people with a migration background. In our article, you can find out which companies have participated so far and get to know the two new official partner cities of the i-work Business Award.
Examples for an international Jena: Renato Palavecino & IAD GmbH
Renato kommt aus Argentinien und ist in Jena bei der IAD GmbH als IT Trainer und Consultant tätig. Zuvor hat er bereits als Freelancer bei der IAD GmbH gearbeitet. Im Interview erzählt Renato uns von seinen Erfahrungen in Jena und der Unterstützung seines Arbeitgebers bei den Herausforderungen, die das Arbeitsleben in Deutschland mit sich bringt.
Examples for an international Jena: Nayantara Rose Jose & Active Fiber Systems
Nayantara comes from India and works in Jena as a laser engineer at Active Fiber Systems GmbH. She previously completed her Master's degree in photonics in the City of Light. In the interview, she tells us what challenges she masters in her work and life in Jena and what special features she appreciates here.
Examples for an international Jena: Jakub Struczynski und Accenture GmbH
Jakub is originally from Poland and now works as a Cloud Migration & Imp Analyst at Accenture GmbH in Jena. He tells us how Accenture makes it easier for international employees to start their new job and settle in Jena.
Examples for an international Jena: Oleksandr Volynets and Salesforce.com Germany GmbH
Oleksandr Volynets is originally from Ukraine and now works as a senior technical employee at Salesforce.com Germany GmbH in Jena. He tells us how Salesforce promotes an open and family friendly workplace and how he settled in Jena.
Examples for an international Jena: Sherwan Shokri und Dunkel, Veit & Heppner GmbH
How people and companies in Jena live interculturality Every year, the i-work Business Award recognises companies in Jena that are exemplary in promoting intercultural openness in the business environment. The many practical…
Examples for an international Jena: Sait Birkan Mutluer and TD Software GmbH
Sait Birkan is originally from Turkey and now works as Software Developer at TD Software GmbH in Jena. He tells us how TD Software makes it easier for international employees to start their new job and settle in Jena.