Hitachi Energy Overview

  • Zürich, Switzerland
  • 10000+ Employees
  • Company - Private
  • Energy & Utilities
  • $10+ billion (USD)

Hitachi Energy is a global technology leader that is advancing a sustainable energy future for all. We serve customers in the utility, industry and infrastructure sectors with innovative solutions and services across the value chain. Together with customers and partners, we ...

Company Updates

January 28, 2022
We have achieved the first-step target set out in our Sustainability 2030 plan - the use of 100% fossil-free electricity in our own operations.
Hitachi Energy achieves 100% fossil-free electricity in own operations
January 4, 2022
In Cordova, Alaska, we helped to establish a microgrid that supports the adoption of renewable power from multiple sources, including two hydroelectric dams. The microgrid includes a battery energy storage system (BESS) which enables Cordova to maximize its hydropower generation. Cordova’s microgrid has been a key step in helping the community reduce its reliance on diesel.
Resilience in a remote fishing town

Hitachi Energy Reviews

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Claudio Facchin
Claudio Facchin
323 Ratings
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"Highly collaborative and global"

Feb 9, 2023 - Global Employer Brand Leader
Positive Outlook
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Great company that truly cares about people. Very collaborative environment operating in over 90 countries. You get to learn from really smart people who help you gain new perspectives because of the


The organization is complex and it will take time for new folks to understand the landscape (and you'll keep learning along the way).
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Diversity & Inclusion at Hitachi Energy

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Diversity Programs & Initiatives

We believe: Diversity Collaboration = Great Innovation. We are committed to creating a diverse, equitable, and inclusive workplace. Here’s how:

  • Flexible Work Practices
  • Female Talent Development Program
  • Employee Resource Groups
  • Unconscious Bias Certification

Diversity & Inclusion FAQs

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How is diversity at Hitachi Energy?

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Hitachi Energy Interviews

Getting an Interview
Applied online61%
Campus Recruiting18%
Employee Referral10%

  1. Graduate Engineer Trainee Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Switzerland
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview


    Very interestig interview. The inverviewer was very friendly and not any difficult technical questions were asked. Classic interview questions like "discribe a situation where you had to take the lead on a problem, how did you solve it and what was the outcome of your actions on the situation were asked"

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Hitachi Energy Awards & Accolades

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Pledges & Certifications

  • Pay Equality Pledge

    Committed to paying equitably for equal work & experience

  • Tech Hiring Commitment

    Helping to train, hire and promote more technology workers

  • Social Responsibility Pledge

    Formal programs or foundation to give back to communities

  • Diversity Commitment

    Has programs that support a diverse and inclusive workforce

  • Pledge to Thrive

    Taking steps to prioritize employee well-being

  • First Job Programs

    Maintain entry-level hiring and career development programs to give people career starts

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Hitachi Energy FAQ

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What is paid time off like at Hitachi Energy?

...Moved to permissive time off instead of maintaining a PTO balance and people feel they can't take vacation because they aren't entitled to it....

April 8, 2021

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People Also Ask about Hitachi Energy

Employees rate Hitachi Energy 3.9 out of 5 stars based on 743 anonymous reviews on Glassdoor.

To get a job at Hitachi Energy, browse currently open positions and apply for a job near you. Once you get a positive response, make sure to find out about the interview process at Hitachi Energy and prepare for tough questions.

Overall, 83% of employees would recommend working at Hitachi Energy to a friend. This is based on 668 anonymously submitted reviews on Glassdoor.

73% of job seekers rate their interview experience at Hitachi Energy as positive. Candidates give an average difficulty score of 2.9 out of 5 (where 5 is the highest level of difficulty) for their job interview at Hitachi Energy.

75% of employees think that Hitachi Energy has a positive business outlook. This is based on anonymous employee reviews submitted on Glassdoor.

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