Jobs at Brainlab

Founded in Munich, Germany in 1989, Brainlab develops, manufactures and markets software-driven medical technology, enabling access to improved, more efficient, less-invasive patient treatments. Our key to success is our creative, talented and hard-working team, which consists of 1400 dedicated and inspiring individuals in 19 offices worldwide. To succeed in reaching our targets, we are seeking committed colleagues who can stand behind our core values of inspiration, simplicity and integrity:

Certification System Designer – R&D Platforms

  • Munich, Germany
  • Full-time
  • Department: R&D Engineering


Our passionate platforms team develops the future Brainlab image guide surgery and digital O.R. hardware portfolio. These innovative medical devices offer our customers easy access to the Brainlab software capabilities of today and tomorrow.

As the Certification System Designer you will be part of a highly motivated team and have the opportunity to contribute and develop your expertise by participating in our development projects. Your focus will be the integration of the latest global certification and medical device regulations into our products. As our medical regulations expert you will support our engineers during all development and certification activities and act as the first point of contact for other departments for any platform related questions about global country specific registrations and certifications (e.g. FDA, ANVISA).

Typical areas of your responsibility are:

  • definition and review of technical compliance and regulatory concepts
  • product requirements engineering with focus on top level and system requirements derived from global medical regulations
  • management of product risk analyses for medical devices
  • supervise selection and qualification of components
  • coordination of internal and external developments
  • analysis of technical problems and identification of solutions
  • creation and assessment of the medical device product documentation
  • ensure that the design planning and implementation meets global medical regulations
  • definition of acceptance requirements for all top level requirements (done in close collaboration with engineers)

In this challenging position you work and actively manage the interface between the internal development team, the subject experts from various other departments, quality management and external development partners and test houses.


  • university degree in medical engineering or comparable work experience
  • experience in project work and pleasure of being part of an international team
  • excellent communication skills
  • knowledge and experience in medical device development processes and standards
  • certification as safety expert for active medical devices is a plus


  • working in a team of great colleagues who help and support each other
  • seeing your work making a positive impact on the daily work of clinicians around the world
  • 30 days of vacation, plus 24.12. and 31.12.
  • flexible working hours
  • free gym courses with showers and changing rooms
  • secure bicycle storage room
  • unlimited coffee, tea and water
  • excellent subsidized restaurant
  • regular after-work, team & company events
  • comprehensive education and training opportunities, digital language courses

A position at Brainlab means that you’ll be part of a professional business environment working together with an excellent international team. You will be a valued member of a team of likeminded individuals. You’ll be assessed fairly and given great opportunities based on your performance.

Ready to apply? We look forward to receiving your online application including a motivation letter, your first available start date and desired salary.  

Contact person: Géraldine Endres