Software Engineer – Clinical Applications for Robotics

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

As a Software Engineer for our Robotics team, you will be involved in the development process from the first idea until the final product launch. In this position, you will be responsible for developing next level image-guided robotic surgery SW-applications. As part of a multi-disciplinary team consisting of Software-, Hardware and Clinical Application Engineers, you will use your programming skills in C++  to create software for medical robots for several different clinical applications. By working closely with other teams and utilizing our existing software framework, you will create an application which will be used by hospitals around the world.

Your Main Responsibilities Will Be

  • Implement controls and functions for an image guided surgery software for a medical robotic system based on surgical treatment plans
  • Human-machine interface implementation and design in cooperation with clinical & usability experts
  • Close cooperation and communication with software engineering specialists from other R&D teams
  • Define & implement safety architecture and test strategies
  • Help maintain a high code quality
  • Release subsystems and modules according to medical standards for European and US markets


  • You have an education in Computer Science, Medical Informatics or related discipline
  • You have fun with object oriented programming and C++ is a programming language you command very well
  • Preferably you are also confident with HTML5
  • Ideally you already have experience working in the medical field
  • Ideally (but not necessarily) you have experience in the area of medical imaging and DICOM, 3-D visualization, network communication and robotics
  • You want to be part of a high-skilled team and make a difference with your code every day
  • Fluent English, eagerness to learn German and ability to communicate with colleagues from all around the world and different areas of specialty complete your profile

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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