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 1500 dedicated and inspiring individuals in 20 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:

Computer Engineer - Operating systems and hardware integration for medical devices

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


Our passionate Brainlab platforms team develops the Brainlab hardware for our image-guided surgery and digital O.R. portfolio. These state-of-the-art computer systems offer our surgeons easy access to the Brainlab software capabilities of today and tomorrow.

Your focus will be in applying your computer knowledge in defining and implementing the computer and display hardware for our medical devices. As part of a highly motivated team of technical experts you will deal with both the hardware and the operating systems in order to provide these components. With your expertise you will contribute to our next generation Brainlab products while considering worldwide technical and regulatory standards as well as the latest cybersecurity practices.

Typical areas of your responsibility are:

  • define and customize our next generation computers and displays
  • customize and configure our operation systems (OS) images
  • market research and qualification of hardware components
  • hardware integration and customization with support of scripts
  • definition and execution of tests
  • creation of the product documentation
  • ensure that our hardware and hardware related software is secure, safe and effective during the whole product lifecycle

In this challenging position you will work in a team together with our experienced development engineers and you will collaborate with our internal service engineers as well as suppliers.


  • background in computer science or IT technology
  • passion for technology and good understanding of computer hardware
  • experience with installing, configuring and deploying operating systems in MS Windows or GNU/Linux
  • having fun solving challenging technical problems
  • experience with PowerShell or Bash is a plus
  • knowledge in the area of cybersecurity is a plus
  • enjoy project work and pleasure of being part of an international team
  • fluent English skills and eagerness to learn German



  • 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 training and continuing education opportunities

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 your first available start date and desired salary.

Contact person: Géraldine Endres