Garmin Careers

Life at Garmin

We do it all +
Vertical Integration
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We do it all

We’re an engineering and technology company with a keen focus on recruiting talent in those fields. But the same vertical integration business model that keeps all design and manufacturing processes in-house also gives us the incentive to hire top performers from different backgrounds. The departments we hire for:

  • Operations/Facilities
  • IT
  • Finance/Accounting
  • Sales/Marketing
  • Administration/HR
  • Contact Centers
  • Advertising/Communications
Everyday Epic +
Everyday Epic

Everyday Epic

At Garmin, we encourage our associates to maintain a healthy balance between work and life and to stay active. The following are just a few of the wellness initiatives and activities we sponsor:

  • Race entries
  • Lunchtime runs
  • Bike rides
  • Health screenings
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Discounted gym membership
On the Journey +
State of the Art Products

On the Journey

We strive to develop innovative, high-quality, state-of-the-art products that inspire our customers in their adventures. Our advanced technology promotes performance, safety and ease of use in every market we serve:

  • Aviation
  • Rec/Outdoor
  • Automobile
  • Marine
  • Fitness
  • Wearable Technology

To be an enduring company by creating superior products for automotive, aviation, marine, outdoor, and sports that are an essential part of our customers’ lives.

An Enduring Company +

East Meets West +
Fitness Culture

East Meets West

In 1989, Dr. Min Kao and Gary Burrell founded Garmin on their shared vision of integrating global positioning system (GPS) technology into navigational devices for consumers. They successfully brought together their diverse backgrounds, represented by the open space that’s both Zen garden and Kansas prairie at the heart of our headquarters. With offices located around the world and more than 10,000 associates, diversity remains a top priority for Garmin.

Better Together +

Better Together

Great ideas sometimes come from singular inspiration, but more often they’re a result of collaborative effort. Garmin fosters an environment of cooperation and participation within our work spaces and without. To spark engagement and team building, we sponsor on-site events, such as seminars and cookouts, as well as opportunities to serve our community through philanthropic organizations and services.

Cleaner and Greener +
Corporate Responsibility

Cleaner and Greener

We take our responsibilities seriously and are committed to being a good corporate citizen. Our contributions to a healthy, sustainable world include:

  • A safe and clean work environment
  • Reduced energy usage and packaging waste
  • Corporate philanthropy
  • Opportunities for associates for charitable giving and service
  • Ethical and sustainable practices

Our Mission is Strong

The foundation of our culture is honesty, integrity, and respect for associates, customers, and business partners. Each associate is fully committed to serving customers and fellow associates through outstanding performance and accomplishing what we say we will do.

Our Foundation +

Job Listings

Social Media Manager EMEA

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Reporting to the Paid Social/Digital Media Manager, EMEA and working closely alongside European Marcom, Product, Digital and Social managers, you will help manage and co-ordinate the delivery of social and digital media campaigns against the marketing requirements of the business, and across all business sectors in EMEA.

You will also liaise with the US headquarters and will represent EMEA on global digital and social media initiatives.

You will be responsible for the co-ordination of digital and social media efforts across digital platforms in multiple markets and have responsibility that the social media tools are populated with the correct content in a timely manner. You will also work towards helping develop all elements of the digital journey, from liaising with key partners, to activation through to ongoing optimisation and reporting.

The role involves coordinating social media efforts across all EMEA Garmin offices and ensuring that subsidiaries have the necessary assets and strategic recommendations for local execution.

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E-Commerce Business Coordinator

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The position is to coordinate all internal processes around one large European Retailer. This includes monitoring of the product return process, forward logistics process, monitoring profitability, accounting entries and A/R management and other key tasks. In addition, being the go-to person for all internal requests around this customer as well as work directly with the customer. The ideal candidate should be a self-driven team player with project management experience. Working to improve processes and support all areas of the business when needed.

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Inside Sales Team Leader

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Responsible for managing a small tightly knit inside sales team, mentoring and monitoring performance. A hands-on role focused on the Garmin cycling business which will include TACX which will involve building relationships with assigned accounts to promote the Garmin brand and increase market share. Other responsibilities include outbound sales calls, & customer service for assigned dealer accounts to increase sales and maximise service.

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Marketing Graduate

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Our products are engineering on the inside for life on the outside. Our team covers every aspect of bringing our products to market, from product concept delivered from our US engineering head office, to shelf, physical or digital. During your placement you will work in the UK & Ireland Marketing team whilst gaining a broad overview of the Product Management process, and Sales structure. There will be opportunities to understand our wider business with the focus always on serving our customers better. You’ll be considered a real asset to your colleagues, working on personal, team and key customer objectives, building cross functional relationships across the business interfacing with European and Global teams alike.

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National Account Manager - CE

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Drive Garmin sales within CE accounts to take sustainable and profitable market share. The candidate should have a very clear understanding of the UK CE Retail Market including experience at least two of the following accounts JLP, Argos, Shop Direct, Amazon or Curry’s. Be able to provide objectives and targets to enhance sales of Garmin products and services within a small team working closely with the Product and Marketing teams.

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Recreation Sales Manager (Bike & Run)

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Reporting into the UK Head of Specialist Sales your role will be to develop and manage the recreation business within Garmin’s cycling & run businesses in line with UK strategy. Ensure all departments are engaged, supported and motivated to maximise sales and profit potential in existing and new markets.

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Industrial Engineer

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The overall goal of this role is to optimize / enable efficiencies relating to physical processes in Operations across EMEA. Review and analyse Operations physical processes within EMEA, capture process flows and identify inefficiencies. Provide technical leadership and project planning for continuous improvement projects within Operations. Design processes, tools or systems that reflect knowledge of lean principles. Key technical contributor in major process development projects or significant new applications of known processes or system technologies. Determines and organizes long range program/project objectives, develops new designs, inventions or techniques for diverse Operations activities and serves as the system, process and equipment expert for physical processes and activities across EMEA.

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Aviation OEM Sales Manager

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This individual will be responsible for developing growth of selected aviation OEM customers, managing strategic relationships, and advocating the customers’ objectives and requirements to internal stakeholders. This individual will initiate and cultivate successful customer relationships, maximise partnership potential, and drive to consistently exceed customer expectations.

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Aircraft Certification Liaison Engineer

Cologne, Germany

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Garmin is looking for an Aircraft Certification Liaison Engineer to represent Garmin with the European aircraft certification authorities in order to build relationships, establish communication paths and eliminate barriers to drive the successful certification of Garmin products in the European and worldwide markets.

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iOS Developer - Aviation

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Our mobile applications team is hiring an iOS Developer to develop software solutions in Objective C and Swift and join a growing International Team of Programmers.

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