Our Culture

Our diverse employee population, global presence and world-leading brands distinguish Tyco in the marketplace, and offers you an unparalleled chance to build a rewarding career. Thanks to our size and global reach, Tyco can offer you a depth and breadth of opportunity to keep pace with your evolving skills and interests. We offer a forward-thinking and dynamic workplace, with the freedom to choose your path, to set the bar on what you think is possible, and the support you need to excel.

You’ll find yourself working alongside people who represent some of the most talented in our industries, who come from a broad range of cultures, backgrounds and perspectives with a shared set of values: Integrity, Excellence, Teamwork and Accountability. These core values play a vital part in our daily business activities.

Diversity and Inclusion

At Tyco, we believe that through diversity, we access the best talent, and through inclusion, we inspire the best in our people. We are committed to building a team that reflects our global audience and to creating a workplace that is open, welcome and respectful, with a winning culture where all employees are able to contribute their best work. Our diversity commitment is fully integrated with all aspects of our company and underlined as a key business strategy. It is reflected in the day-to-day operations of our businesses, and beyond that, in the communities we serve and partnerships we build.

In addition to building relationships with partners who can help us identify and recruit top talent, we attend conferences and recruiting events sponsored by associations that represent diverse populations. Tyco also sponsors employee-led affinity groups which play a critical role in our vision to integrate diversity into every aspect of our work. Through these voluntary affinity groups, employees network to foster professional development, find informal mentors and participate in community-involvement opportunities.

Talent Development

At Tyco, we seek individuals who have a passion to learn and are enthusiastic about contributing to the success of our customers and the organisation. Your career is a learning path, built upon diverse experiences which prepare you for future challenges. Strengthening and expanding your talents is all about adapting and growing, and we offer the resources to help you get there.

A career at Tyco opens rich opportunities to learn, many different avenues to pursue, challenging projects and stimulating team experiences. Along the way, you’ll get individualised learning with strong feedback and coaching to help you round out your skills.

Learning and Development

Tyco is committed to offering opportunities for individual development and career growth. We believe in unleashing the capabilities and passion of our employees. Our performance and talent management processes will help you to contribute your unique talents, energy and ideas. We also offer development programs to help you succeed and prepare for future roles within the organisation. As part of our commitment to a learning-based environment, Tyco sponsors worldwide programs that help our employees develop business and practical skills with online access to over 4,000 Web-based courses in multiple languages.

Key Job Areas

At Tyco, we are committed to helping you grow as a professional, encouraging you to explore opportunities across businesses, functions and regions, while fostering your advancement.

Engineering: We see technology and innovation as an important pathway to the future. Many of our professionals in this field focus on research and development in our expanding network of R&D Centres of Excellence in North America, Europe and Asia, advancing our technology, products and services to meet the needs of our clients worldwide. Many strive to become Six Sigma black belts, applying methodologies and statistical analysis to solve complex problems and improve processes. Still others provide support for our customer and products. Considered the backbone to many of our businesses, our engineering teams continuously upgrade capabilities by advancing and connecting know-how through Global Centre of Excellence.

Information Technology (IT): Our IT professionals are innovative, business-savvy technology leaders involved in building entire processes that support global business growth while enhancing our ability to stay focused on providing excellent service to our customers.As an IT professional, you’ll have opportunities for learning, cross-functional lateral movement and upward growth as you play a vital role in the success of our diverse global businesses.

Sales: As a member of a sales team, you’ll have opportunities across all lines of business to grow your career as you help to sell Tyco’s products and services to our customers and increase our market share. To succeed and grow as a sales professional, you must be a results-driven self-starter with the skills to connect with our customers and a person who thrives in a fast-paced, high-energy environment with diverse challenges and opportunities.

Finance: Our finance teams ensure robust and consistent internal controls to facilitate an effective business planning cycle, with opportunities to grow professionally while driving our businesses. Positions range from analysing the feasibility of new products being introduced to the market to evaluating merger and acquisition deals around the globe.

We seek finance professionals with a broad range of skills. Your career with us can expose you to a diverse range of assignments in various finance disciplines. These could include: Financial Planning and Analysis; Controllership; Corporate Audit; Finance Transformation; Government Accounting; Investor Relations; Investments; Mergers and Acquisitions; Risk Management; Tax; and Treasury.

Business professionals: Business professionals help Tyco to thrive as a global presence. Whether you have a speciality or interest in Human Resources, Legal Services, Marketing, Communications or Operational Excellence, your opportunities are boundless.

Manufacturing: Our products are the backbone of our success and as a member of a manufacturing team, your contributions to delivering top-calibre products that exceed our customer expectations are critical. Each of our businesses seeks dedicated individuals to deliver high-quality products efficiently.

Installation and service technicians: As the face of our company to many of our residential, commercial, industrial and government customers, you will play a key role at Tyco. Armed with an in-depth knowledge of the products you support, you’ll be able to trouble-shoot and problem solve to ensure that you deliver reliable and efficient service. Being a team-player and optimising resources are critical to success in this area.

Rewards and Benefits

Tyco understands the long-term advantages of offering competitive benefits including programs, services and resources to help our employees achieve a healthy balance at work and in life. Our rewards and benefits programs vary by country and region.

Our People & Values

Every day, the company’s 57,000 employees come to work with a passion for protecting what matters most. They take great pride in knowing that they make a difference in the world: their work helps protect and safeguard people and property.

Tyco’s culture is built on a foundation of four key values. These values shape how our employees interact with every stakeholder and with one another. Together, they drive our company forward.

Our four key values:

Integrity - We demand of ourselves, and each other, the highest standards of individual and corporate integrity.
Excellence - We continually challenge each other to improve our products, our processes and ourselves.
Teamwork - We foster an environment that encourages innovation and creativity, and delivers results through collaboration.
Accountability - We honour the commitments we make and take personal responsibility for all actions and results.