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Shape our story of success

The story of XAL goes back some 30 years. Its hallmarks are rapid growth, dynamism and technology innovation. Today XAL is an international company with 1300 employees and 30 locations worldwide. XAL is a leading expert in advanced technical lighting solutions and illuminates retail outlets for well-known brands, modern office buildings, exclusive hotels and restaurants as well as private residences around the world. Each and every day we push the limits of what is technically feasible in order to create extraordinary lighting solutions. We offer our employees a great deal of creative freedom and opportunity for development. Together with you, we wish to continue our story of success.

Working at XAL

What makes the difference: A career that feels just right. Both for you and for us. So, leave your shadow behind you and step into the world of light. We can’t wait to see you shine.

Career opportunities


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We are first-rate

We want to share these good news with the whole world: We are one of Austria’s best employers. That's not (just) what we say, but independent analyses confirm it. Entirely officially: XAL was awarded as "Leading Employer" and thus belongs to the top one percent employers in Austria. We have once again been named one of the best Austrian employers by trend.Magazin and statista, based on independent analyses in 2023. We are also among the most attractive employers in the IT sector – as officially confirmed by CHIP magazine's "TOP Employer for IT Jobs 2023" seal of approval.

We admit it: We are incredibly proud of these awards.

Career in the right light

What makes working at XAL special? Experience it in our videos about the XAL career world and accompany our colleagues through their everyday work full of exciting challenges, high-tech, passion, team spirit and pride in being part of something big.

DOVE lounge chair by VITEO

Product Engineer
From the idea to the perfect lighting solution. From the drawing to the brillian result. Join our designer Reinhard on this journey through his inspiring everyday work. 

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Stool by Georg Mähring

Electronic Hardware Engineer
What do playing Tetris and electronics have in common? Find out in Alexander's video about his exciting day-to-day work in Electronics & Innovation.

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Chair by Breitenthaler

Sales Manager
Why we don't just appeal to the head in sales, but also to the heart? Let our international sales professional Silva tell you in her video.

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Chair by Breitenthaler

Quality Engineer
What does it mean to stand up for the highest quality every single working day? Find out when you accompany our Quality Manager Steven on his mission.

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Research & Development

Electronics & Innovation

Production & Supply Chain

Services & More

Marketing & Sales

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How to make your application

If we have drawn your attention and you are interested in becoming part of our team, then you probably want to know how to make an application and what to expect from us? We are happy to tell you. Five steps to discovering your way into the bright world of XAL.

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Career stories

We love a good story, and always like to retell it: particularly when it comes to the career and success stories of our employees. Find out more about the experiences, adventures and paths that have been forged by some of our career makers that we are particularly proud of.

Employee benefits

Do we offer benefits? Of course we do. A whole bunch of them. And we are certain there is something to meet every taste. Find out more about the variety of "extras" that we offer our employees here.

Cooperation knows no boundaries

The world of XAL is international. At our headquarters in Graz, we work in a multinational team with colleagues from over 20 countries, and we speak around 25 different languages. XAL has 30 international locations where 1300 employees are dedicated to the development, production and distribution of our luminaires and lighting systems. 

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Life in Graz 

Graz is a city that offers an incredible amount. A historic old town that invites you to stroll and shop. Green oases and parks where you can perfectly unwind and recharge your batteries.

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Guide to your dream apprenticeship.

Many paths lead you to your dream apprenticeship

  • By bike: Cycle to us via the Mur cycle path.
  • By public bus: Line 80 bus stop Gewerbepark Rudersdorf XAL (bus stops directly at XAL) or Auer-Welsbach-Gasse (short walk to us) or line 34 bus stop Rainweg and short walk (approx. 7 min) over the gas pipe footbridge to Auer-Welsbach-Gasse.
  • By car: Use our free parking spaces.

Location and opening hours
XAL GmbH, Auer-Welsbach-Gasse 36, 8055 Graz 
Mon-Thu: 07:30am-04:30pm | Fri: 07:30am-12:00pm

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Curious to know more?

Why not apply right now! If you have any questions, we will be pleased to answer them at: or on: +43 316 3170 8028.

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Even more insights

Discover more great benefits, cool events, and fascinating insights into our day-to-day work on our Instagram page.
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