Interested in careers at Cree? We’ll walk you through the application and interview process, step-by-step.

#1: Explore

Our team is always growing. Search our job listings for openings that match your skills and experience.

#2: Apply

Find a good fit? Create an account here to get started on your application. Find ways to demonstrate connections between our needs and your experiences, skills and passions. Check your application status online, anytime.

#3: Interview

When it’s time to meet our team, do your research, come with questions and be yourself.

#4: Decision

Once the interview process is complete, we’ll reach out with next steps. Have questions now? Get answers to our most frequently asked questions.

Application Process

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You will receive an automated email response confirming receipt of your application. You can also view the status of your application by logging into your Cree Careers Profile. We value your interest in working at Cree, and will do our best to keep you informed throughout the recruitment process. Due to the large volume of applications we receive, it may take some time before you receive a personalized response.

Yes. A recruiter will contact you once we have reviewed your application whether or not you have been selected for next steps in the hiring process. You can view the status of your application by logging into your Cree Careers Profile.

You can view the status of your application by logging into your Cree Careers Profile.

Yes, you can apply for multiple jobs!

If you forget your password, click the “reset password” button to recover your password. Please do not create a new profile.

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Yes. If you have friends or colleagues who work at Cree, they can submit your information to our employee referral program. Once we receive your information, you will receive an email with instructions on how to submit your application through the program.

Yes. Candidates from outside the US may apply for current job openings. In some cases, relocation may not be available for certain positions.

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Yes. We sponsor visas on a case-by-case basis. Conditions may apply.

Recruitment Process

Once we have reviewed your application, we will contact you with next steps. We usually start with a short phone interview. Next, we may invite you for an in-person interview with the hiring manager and one or more team members. This process can vary depending on the job position.

The interview process is designed for us to get to know each other and determine if there is a mutual fit. Be prepared to explain how your education, experiences and achievements relate to the role you’re pursuing at Cree. Research our company and be prepared to ask us questions, too.

Wear an outfit that makes you feel comfortable and confident about the contributions you can make in the role you’re pursuing.

Your recruiter will help you understand next steps following an interview, including an estimated timeline for when you should hear back with a final decision.

We will let you know if your interview includes a facility tour. Please wear closed toe shoes if you have been invited on a tour.

It’s always a good idea to thank the people who you’ve met and interviewed with during the recruitment process. Ask your interviewers for their contact information, or check with your recruiter about how to send a thank you note.

Students and New Graduates

Yes. View internship opportunities and events on our website, here.

Internships are available throughout the year with the majority taking place during the summer months.

Yes. We have positions ranging from entry to senior level. We post all open positions here. Learn more about student and new graduate programs on our website, here.

Want to talk with our recruiters about a career at Cree? See our upcoming campus events calendar, here.

Yes. Most of our positions are full-time, but you can search our job listings by Position Type (part time, full time, temporary, etc.) to find any open part-time roles. Click here to search for jobs.

Workplace Culture

Our corporate values serve as the foundation for our workplace culture of integrity, accountability, ingenuity, and passion. Learn more here.

See a full list of employee benefits and rewards here.

Yes. We value our people, and foster an environment that supports internal advancement. We also offer programs for on- and off-site training and development.

Learn more about our community engagement programs, here.

Yes. We encourage employees to participate in interest groups within our Cree community.

As a technology manufacturer, many of our employees work in cleanroom environments. Otherwise it's a casual dress environment.

Contact Cree

Please contact our team at careers@cree.com

We invite all interested and qualified candidates to apply for job positions at Cree. Please contact our team at careers@cree.com to request a reasonable accommodation and we will be happy to assist you.