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(Advanced) Project Engineer – Surgical Robotic Platforms

R&D Engineering Associate Munich, BY, Germany

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 around 2000 dedicated and inspiring individuals in 25 locations worldwide. To succeed in reaching our targets, we are seeking committed colleagues who can stand behind our core values curious, authentic and useful:

Job Description

Our R&D Robotics team is looking for a new Project Engineer. You will be part of a growing motivated team that enables novel robotic surgical procedures in the field of neurosurgery, trauma surgery and orthopedics. Your work includes the complete development cycle of medical devices, from the inception of new concepts over to their implementation up to the clinical assessment of the performance of the resulting device. Your contribution has an impact on daily work in hospitals around the world.

As a Project Engineer in this role, you will

  • accompany and shape the development of surgical robots from first design input to verification and release
  • develop technical concepts together with an interdisciplinary team (Electronics, Mechanics and Software)
  • create complete technical documentation according to international standards and company processes
  • plan, perform and coordinate functional tests of medical devices and components
  • be the coordinative interface between development team and project management: support project decisions in technical and organizational topics
  • communicate with suppliers, development partners, manufacturers and other internal teams (QM, QA, Usability, Purchasing, Legal, Production, Support)
  • take own area of responsibility within the project (e.g. Certification, Risk Management, Requirements Engineering,)


  • Graduate of a technical, engineering or scientific course of study (e.g. medical technology, mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, computer science, physics, informatics, mathematics) or equivalent working experience
  • Experience with development of medical electrical equipment
  • Experience with technical documentation and standards (e.g. IEC 60601-1, ISO 13485) for medical devices
  • Broad technical understanding and interest in technical concepts
  • Fluent written and spoken English, German is a strong plus
  • Well organized and clearly structured working style
  • High quality standards on documentation
  • Good communication skills
  • Eagerness to be part of an interdisciplinary team where your talent can grow

Additional Information

  • A mutually-supportive, international team
  • Meaningful work with a lasting impact on medical technology
  • 30 vacation days, plus December 24th and December 31st
  • Flexible working hours as well as hybrid work model within Germany
  • Parking garage and safe underground bike storage
  • Award-winning subsidized company restaurant and in-house cafes
  • Variety-rich fitness program in our ultra-modern 360m2 company gym
  • Regular after work, team, and company events
  • Comprehensive training and continuing education opportunities

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

Your HR Contact Person
Géraldine Ferrer
Manager Recruiting

Géraldine Ferrer [email protected]

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