Performance Based Compensation
Our people are our most valued asset, and competitive compensation is just the first step in demonstrating our commitment to you.
We continually reward your passionate efforts to raise the bottom line. All employees receive an annual bonus based on Cree’s financial performance.
Paid Parental Leave
We know you need time off to bond with a new child. If you have a new birth, adoption, or foster placement we offer six weeks of paid parental leave you can use.
We offer adoption assistance that helps cover adoption-related expenses such as agency and placement fees, home study fees, and other applicable costs.
Help us find the right fit to grow our team, and become eligible for an employee referral bonus.
Our financial planning programs help you feel confident about your retirement. We offer matching contributions to your 401(k) saving plan.
Want to diversify your financial portfolio? Employees have the option to purchase shares of Cree stock at a discounted rate.
On-site Cafe (Durham)
Our award-winning café serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Weekly menus include specialty dishes, made-to-order pizzas and sandwiches, soup and salad bar, sushi, fountain and espresso drinks and much more.
On-site Fitness Center
Our Durham, NC headquarters fitness center includes a basketball gym, running track, racquetball courts and weight room. Join fitness programs or meet up for scheduled group exercise. Facilities are open to your spouse and dependents.
Award-Winning Wellness Program
Join interactive workshops and work one-on-one with wellness coaches to design personalized fitness goals that match your lifestyle. Earn Wellness Program participation incentive dollars for your HAS or HRA.
On-site Physical Therapist
Our on-site physical therapist provides upper and lower extremity orthopedic services.
Receive personalized recommendations, such as custom workstation arrangements and standing desks, from our on-staff specialist.
We offer flexible heath and insurance programs to suite your needs. You'll find Dental and Vision coverage as well as options for Health Savings Accounts, Flexible Spending Accounts and Health Reimbursement Accounts.
We offer a variety of life insurance options for you and your dependents. Need help navigating the choices? On-staff benefits specialists can guide you.
Set aside pre-tax money for childcare support through our family care program.
Leave of Absence
Our policies cover unexpected time away. Simply meet certain eligibility requirements and receive paid short- and long-term disability.
& Disability Coverage
9 Paid Holidays
We love to innovate, but we also know it’s important to take a break from breakthroughs.
Accrue PTO throughout the year and use it when you’re ready.
Receive tuition reimbursement for job- and company-related courses and degrees.
Training & Development
We offer on- and off-site learning opportunities for personal and professional growth. Attend regular training sessions for leadership development and effectiveness.
Grow your career with opportunities for advancement and internal movement.
EV Charging Stations
Thanks to our SiC components, EV usage is accelerating worldwide. Take advantage of electric vehicle charging stations at our Durham, NC headquarters.
Our sustainability team engages in a wide variety of programs and actions that responsibly manage our environmental, social and economic impacts. Find out more here
Employee Assistance Programs
We fund programs that provide personal assistance through access to resources as well as confidential counseling, at no cost to you.