NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ: NXPI) is a global leader in microelectronics with offices in more than 25 countries. The Gratkorn location near Graz is the Austrian center of the international group and the competence center for secure contactless identification systems. For the Secure Transactions & Identification and Automotive business units, more than 500 highly qualified and motivated international employees work on new innovative solutions in the areas of design, development, product management, marketing and application support.
Both research and development activities as well as global market responsibility for many products, are the areas of responsibility of NXP Gratkorn. Innovative strength and pioneering spirit, a sense of togetherness and collegiality describe the company's climate, for which the location has already received several awards.
One of the innovations that originated here is NFC (near field communication) for which the team around Franz Amtmann was awarded the European Inventors Prize.