Cookie Policy

Last revised: February 2024

Cookie Settings
This Cookie Policy explains how ams OSRAM uses cookies on this ams OSRAM Career website and associated pages.

  1. Scope of data collection

This website and associated pages use cookies. Cookies are text files that are stored in or by the web browser on the user’s computer system. If a user calls a website, a cookie may be stored on the user’s operating system. This cookie contains a characteristic string that allows the browser to be identified unambiguously when the website is called again.

When calling up our website, users are informed about the use of cookies on our websites by a cookie banner containing basic information about cookies applied and related data processing activities.

There are following types of cookies are used:

  1. technically necessary cookies,
  2. performance cookies,
  3. functional cookies and
  4. marketing cookies (incl. US-American provider)

Processing of cookie-data based on individual consent

Before we process data or let data being processed in the context of the use of cookies, we ask users for their consent, which can be revoked at any time. Before consent has not been given, cookies will be used only if they are necessary for the operation of the website and the basic online offer (technically necessary).

  1. Cookies

You can find all details about the cookies in the corresponding descriptions of the cookie categories in the Cookie Settings.

Technically necessary cookies:

These cookies are necessary for the essential functioning of the website and cannot be deactivated in the cookie banner. Generally, these cookies are only set in response to actions you take relating to a service request, such as setting your privacy preferences, logging in, or filling out forms. 

You can set your browser to block these cookies or to notify you about these cookies. However, some areas of the website may not work properly.

These cookies do not store any personal data. Technically necessary cookies help to make a website usable by enabling basic functions such as page navigation and access to secure areas of the website. The website cannot work properly without these cookies. 

The following data can be stored in the cookies if required:

  • Language settings
  • Articles in a shopping cart
  • Log-in information

Performance cookies

These cookies enable us to count visits and traffic sources so that we can measure and improve the performance of our website. They help us understand which pages are most popular, which are least used and how visitors move around the website. All information collected by these cookies is aggregated and therefore anonymous. If you do not allow these cookies, your visit of our webpage will not be accounted for.

Functional cookies

These cookies enable the website to provide enhanced advantageous functionality and personalization. They may be set by us or by third parties whose services we use on our pages. If you do not allow these cookies, some or all of these enhanced functionalities may not work properly.

Cookies for Marketing Purposes (incl. US American providers)

These cookies may be set via our website by our advertising partners. They may be used by these companies to create a profile of your interests and display relevant advertisements to you on other websites. They do not store any direct personal information. Instead, they are based on the unique identification of your browser and Internet device. If you do not allow these cookies, you will receive less targeted advertising. 

  1. Some of the embedded services

Use of YouTube

On this page we embed YouTube videos. The operator of the corresponding plugins is YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA (hereinafter “YouTube”). We will inform you before you access a website if these plug-ins contain YouTube functions. If, following this information, you visit a page with the YouTube plug-in and you agree to data processing by YouTube, a connection to servers of YouTube will be established. This tells YouTube which pages you visit. If you are logged in to your YouTube account, YouTube can personally attribute your surfing behaviour to you. You can prevent this by first logging out of your YouTube account.

If a YouTube video is started, the provider uses cookies that collect information about user behaviour. The call to YouTube automatically triggers a connection to Google. Further information on the purpose and scope of data collection and its processing by YouTube can be found in the provider’s privacy policy. There you will also find further information on your rights and settings to protect your privacy. Google processes your data in the USA. 

If you have deactivated the storage of cookies for the Google Ad program, you will not have to expect such cookies even when watching YouTube videos. YouTube also stores non-personal usage information in other cookies. If you want to prevent this, you must block the storage of cookies in the browser.

Use of Facebook Pixel

Within our online offer, the so-called “Facebook pixel” of the social network Facebook, which is operated by Facebook Inc, 1 Hacker Way, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA, or if you are resident in the EU, Facebook Ireland Ltd, 4 Grand Canal Square, Grand Canal Harbour, Dublin 2, Ireland (“Facebook”), is used.

With the support of the Facebook pixel, Facebook is able to determine you as a visitor to our online offer as a target group for the display of ads (so-called “Facebook Ads”). We will inform you before you call up a website if it contains Facebook pixel functions. If you call up the corresponding website after this information, a connection to Facebook is established. 

We use the Facebook pixel to display the Facebook ads placed by us only to those Facebook users who have also shown an interest in our online offering or who exhibit certain characteristics (e.g. interests in certain topics or products determined on the basis of the websites visited) that we transmit to Facebook (so-called “custom audiences”). With the help of the Facebook pixel, we also want to ensure that our Facebook Ads correspond to the potential interest of users and do not appear to be annoying. The Facebook pixel also enables us to track the effectiveness of Facebook ads for statistical and market research purposes by seeing whether users are redirected to our website after clicking on a Facebook ad (so-called “conversion”).

Legal basis: Consent

The use of the Facebook pixel as well as the storage of “conversion cookies” is done by consent in the cookie banner, thus on the basis of your consent according to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a GDPR.

Privacy policy of Facebook

The processing of the data by Facebook is carried out within the framework of the Facebook data usage guidelines.

Joint processing of personal data (Joint Controller Agreement)

In order to comply with the requirements of the GDPR, Facebook has described here that the respective site operator, in our case the Company, is jointly responsible with Facebook Ireland. Furthermore, it is confirmed that Facebook Ireland assumes the primary responsibility in accordance with the GDPR for the processing of data and also takes care of the rights of data subjects. The Company has taken note of the information about this agreement and made it part of the contract between the Company and Facebook. 

The Company’s responsibility is limited to the collection of the data in question and its disclosure by means of transmission (see also ECJ ruling, Ref.: C-40/17 “FashionID”) 

Objection to Facebook

Settings and objections to the use of data for advertising purposes are possible within the Facebook profile settings.

Use of OpenStreetMaps

This page contains integrated maps of the service “OpenStreetMap”, which is provided by the OpenStreetMap Foundation (OSMF) based on the Open Data Commons Open Database License (ODbL). This service permits us to display interactive maps directly on the website which enables job search and application process for potential applicants. Therefore, the respective functionality is essential for the purposes of this webpage and related data processing is based on a legitimate interest of ams OSRAM within the meaning of Art. 6 (1) lit. f GDPR.

If you visit this webpage, the OpenStreetMap Foundation receives information about your visit of the respective subpage and certain additional data (e.g., IP address and location, etc.). This data is used by OpenStreetMap for the purposes of displaying map functions and temporarily storing the selected settings.

Further information on the purpose and scope of data collection and its processing by the plug-in provider can be found in the OpenStreetMap Foundation’s privacy policy.

Use of Social Media Plugins and Widgets of

This website integrates an all-in-one social wall solution provided by that allows us to collect, organize and display our social media content in one single feed. Using the solution of we are able to gather and display together content from our accounts on different social media platforms to increase brand awareness and efficiently interact with webpage visitors.

Further information about data processing carried out by can be found in the Privacy policy.

Use of Google Fonts

This site uses so-called web fonts, which are provided by Google, for the uniform display of fonts. The Google Fonts are installed and hosted locally. There is no connection to Google’s servers and no data about the data subject is transmitted to Google.

Further information on data processing by Google can be found here.

  1. Changes to settings for and withdrawal of consent to cookies

Data collection and processing is based on your consent. You can withdraw your consent to the use of cookies at any time. To do that, please use Cookie Settings above.

Please note that you can continue to visit our ams OSRAM websites even if you have not consented to the use of cookies, but that certain parts and functions of ams OSRAM’s websites (e.g., embedded videos) may no longer work, or may no longer be accessible.

You can also change your cookie settings in your web browser. The browser settings for cookies are usually found in the “Options,” “Tools” or “Preferences” menu of your web browser. You can also refer to your browser’s “Help” menu. Different browsers may use different mechanisms to disable cookies.

You can find more information on changing your cookie settings at:

You can find more information on blocking or deleting cookies at:

When users call our website, an info banner notifies them that cookies are used for analysis purposes and refers them to this Cookie Policy. Users are also informed in this connection that they can prevent storage of cookies in their browser settings.

  1. Legal basis for data processing

The legal basis for processing personal data using cookies is consent under Article 6 (1) point (a) GDPR. The consent may be withdrawn any time in the Cookie Settings above.

  1. Purpose of data processing

The purpose of technically necessary cookies is to make it possible to use the website. The user data collected by technically necessary cookies is not used to create user profiles.

Functional cookies provide for additional functionalities to provide users with extra services when using the website. Some functions of our website cannot be offered without the use of cookies.

The analytics cookies are used to improve the quality and content of our website. These analytics cookies help us learn how the website is used so that we can keep on optimizing our offering.

Marketing cookies are employed to collect information on your preferences and provide you with information about products that may be interesting for you.

  1. Contact data

If you have any further questions about this Cookie Policy, please do not hesitate to contact us at or via post at:

CDPD – Corporate Data Privacy Department
Marcel-Breuer-Str. 4
80807 Munich