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C++ Software Engineer

R&D Software Mid-Senior Level 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

For our R&D Mixed Reality & Visualization team at Brainlab we are looking for a Software Engineer. You will be part of a fast-paced and motivated team that develops software solutions for medical image viewing on desktop computers, surgical navigation systems and mixed reality glasses. The position will give you the chance to contribute with your creative solutions to real products with disruptive technologies. Your expertise has an immediate impact on the daily work in hospitals around the world.

Mixed Reality at Brainlab deepens insights into patient anatomy. With a head-mounted display, this software frees patient data from the 2D screen and brings it into the operating room. Surgeons can move around and interact with medical data as never before. Mixed reality is part of the Viewer software application, a windows-based software used for medical image review in hospitals all around the world. More information can be found here:

Your main tasks will be to:

  • contribute to the application development of the successful DICOM Viewer (Modern C++ application with HTML5 frontend)
  • continue the development of mixed reality C# framework to support new application features
  • create and develop concepts of Mixed Reality for surgical applications
  • bring your software engineering expertise to the medical world
  • be creative!


  • Background in Computer Science, Computer Visualization or similar
  • Strong interest and good skills in software engineering and object-oriented programming in C++
  • Experience with Unity and C# is a plus
  • Eagerness to be part of a high-skilled team where your talent is both challenged and supported
  • Enjoying software projects and taking responsibility while keeping an eye on defined goals and guiding colleagues
  • You feel comfortable in an agile software development environment or are interested in developing the skills required
  • Good communication skills round up your profile and you are motivated by collaborating with team members and international partners
  • Knowledge and experience in other medical device development processes is a plus
  • Prior experience with Augmented Reality/Virtual Reality/Mixed Reality is welcome, but not required

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
  • 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
Senior Recruiter

Géraldine Ferrer [email protected]

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