Smartphones, televisions, aircraft, cars: Millions of people all over the world use them day in, day out – but only those in the know are aware that they wouldn’t work without us and our technologies. Our measuring instruments are essential for wireless communications around the globe, for the consumer electronics industry and the automotive industry. Hundreds of TV transmitter stations and numerous air traffic control centers use our hardware. Digital mobile communications could only take off after Rohde & Schwarz, on behalf of the GSM consortium, developed the first network simulator to test mobile phones. In other words, modern life would be inconceivable without Rohde & Schwarz. Our inventions and innovations have opened up new avenues for technological advancement and helped to bring comfort and convenience to people’s everyday lives. Naturally we plan to remain a key player in developing leading-edge technology in the future. And to do so, we need the brightest minds we can find.
How about meeting some of them right now? This team ensures that we can board an aircraft feeling good. In order to experience safe takeoff and landing, perfectly synchronized communication is key. And much more. These four dedicated colleagues explain this "more" in detail.
How about meeting some of them right now? One of our development teams has been working on groundbreaking technology for the world of cinema. If you prefer to stream your favourite movies you’ll be benefitting from the team’s ideas as well. Learn more about them here .
Did you know that Rohde & Schwarz is building the foundations of smart cities. In smart cities, practically everything and everyone will be connected: vehicles, buildings, infrastructures and people. Who are the smart minds behind smart cities at Rohde & Schwarz? Keep on reading here.
Test and measurement
We set new standards worldwide. Come and set another one with us! Get your big break with us by joining our largest business field: test and measurement. In this field, Rohde & Schwarz delivers innovative and groundbreaking test and measurement solutions for wireless communications, ranging from GSM to LTE and 5G, from Bluetooth® to WLAN. Virtually every mobile phone producer uses our devices and systems. As a developer in the field of test and measurement, you work on the frontline of technology and deal with coming standards long before they are ready for the market. Other industries start using more and more RF and microwave applications, as well, and need more test and measurement equipment: the aerospace and defense industry, the automotive industry, material research, consumer electronics, safety engineering, fundamental research. As you can see, by joining us you will have plenty of opportunities to help us shape the future.
Broadcast and media
Cutting-edge broadcasting solutions - so that in the future you won't miss a thing. The digital revolution has reshaped the world of audiovisual media completely. Rohde & Schwarz has played a defining role in helping to shape radio and television. As a market leader we have already equipped 80 countries with transmitters. The studio is where our expertise begins: From ingest to video editing, storage and playout we cater to the data workflow at broadcasting companies and post production studios with our leading technology on the way to the ultra high definition television and video of the future. Even the Hollywood movie industry, well known for always seeking the latest and best technology, produces their blockbusters using our video processing equipment. Thus we may soon hear the words: "And the Oscar goes to … Rohde & Schwarz."
Communications? Even under tough conditions! Army, navy or air force, effective, interoperable and, most importantly, secure radiocommunications systems are the backbone of network centric operations for modern armed forces. Our software defined radios are among the most advanced and efficient available on the market. They use their own encryption technology and are available up to security level Cosmic Top Secret. Civil aviation benefits from our know-how, as well. More than 200 airports and ATC centers use our radiocommunications systems to make airspace a little safer. The world's first virtual ATC centers are based on our unique all-IP technology. As you can see, in this area we provide you with wide-ranging opportunities to implement your ideas and reach the top, as well!
Monitoring and Network Testing
With us, you can expect much more than just a warm reception! Maybe we may soon welcome you and your ideas to this important and exciting business field dealing with detection and analysis of signals. Regulatory authorities and network operators need our technology in order to keep track of the ever growing jungle of radiocommunications and broadcasting signals and make sure that technical and legal regulations are observed. The number of available frequencies is limited. Therefore interference-free reception is not a given. Homeland and external security is another field of application for our technology since radio and radar intelligence significantly contributes to creating a situation picture. Your contribution might help to further extend our leading position in technology.
You act. We protect. This is our promise to the market. Fill it with life! According to the estimates of reliable organizations, cyberattacks, especially theft of intellectual property, cause worldwide economic damage in the three-digit billion dollar range. Intangible assets are not the only industry assets that need protection. Confidential personal data, which can run to large volumes in the financial sector, health care and online commerce, also has to be protected. That’s where we come into play. We offer a wide range of technologically leading solutions for protecting IT and communications resources. These range from firewalls in all performance classes through secure smartphones and browsers to trusted infrastructures for large companies. The demand for security tools will drastically increase. So play it safe and join us!
Our plants – unlimited possibilities. We not only come up with big ideas at our plants in Teisnach (Germany), Memmingen (Germany), Vimperk (Czech Republic), Singapore and Malaysia, but also manufacture the products based on these ideas. And very successfully! It is not without reason that our customers appreciate our precision, quality and reliability. Our competencies span the entire range of mechanical and electronic production and assembly including all necessary quality assurance tests. There is hardly anything we cannot realize. This is why renowned companies rely on our manufacturing expertise and have their sophisticated products made by Rohde & Schwarz. We are flexible, we are precise and we are fast: Catalog products have delivery times of not more than four weeks. But there is nothing that cannot be improved further. If you would like to contribute to this, you are very welcome.
Sales and service
Service is a huge priority to us. The more complex a product is the more important good support is! Our worldwide sales and service network is just the beginning. Being there for the customers 24/7 is another step. But all that would be in vain, if we lacked the expertise of our service, applications and sales engineers who thoroughly advise our customers before, during and after a purchase. And since our product solutions cater to our customers' needs, we thought it best to ensure that our service strategies, too, are tailored to their individual requirements. After all, one of the main mottos at Rohde & Schwarz is "sustainable customer value is always a top priority".