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Germany's best employer 2019

Two new rankings name the current top ten. One German company was particularly impressive.

Martin Orth, 15.03.2019
Employees at the SAP Innovation Centre Potsdam
Employees at the SAP Innovation Centre Potsdam © SAP

Where is the best working atmosphere, who offers the best opportunities for development, where can employees best reconcile work and family life? Every year two major rating platforms seek out Germany’s best employers. These companies lead the rankings for 2019.

Kununu Ranking 2019

The Kununu employer assessment platform, which is affiliated with the Xing business network, evaluated over 143,000 employer reviews by employees and applicants for the 2019 ranking. The new frontrunner is the software company SAP. Newcomers to the top ten were the online payment service Paypal, the manufacturer of frozen food Frosta and the IT company Cisco Systems.

  1. SAP
  2. Google Germany
  3. BMW
  4. Paypal
  5. Daimler
  6. Bayer
  7. Frosta
  8. Adidas
  9. Puma
  10. Cisco Systems


Glassdoor Award 2019

Kununu’s American rival Glassdoor, one of the largest job and recruiting websites in the world, also put SAP in the lead. Otherwise there are only two companies in its ranking that are also in the top ten at Kununu: the automobile manufacturers Daimler and BMW.

  1. SAP
  2. Infineon
  3. Robert Bosch
  4. Daimler
  5. Capco
  6. Fraunhofer Society
  7. BMW
  8. HelloFresh
  9. MHP – A Porsche Company
  10. Continental


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