R&D Engineer, Implantable Electrodes (m/f)

Med-el Elektromedizinische Geräte GmbH

Job Overview

MED-EL Medical Electronics 

MED-EL Medical Electronics MED-EL Medical Electronics

MED-EL is a leading manufacturer of innovative medical devices for the treatment of various types and degrees of hearing loss. Our unique portfolio of implantable hearing solutions benefits thousands of individuals in more than 100 countries worldwide. With headquarters in Innsbruck, Austria, MED-EL has over 2200 employees around the world. In support of our continuing growth, we currently have an open position with focus on:

R&D Engineer, Implantable Electrodes (m/f)

Innsbruck, Austria

Main Tasks

  • Develop new and optimized electrode designs for cochlear implants from the first idea to the final device in the field
  • Perform feasibility studies using prototypes manufacturing and testing
  • Define and conduct verification and validation activities
  • Coordinate the development of manufacturing processes in close cooperation with Engineering and Manufacturing departments
  • Document all development activities within our quality system (e.g. specifications, risk management, test plans and reports)


  • Degree in biomedical technology, engineering or equivalent education
  • Professional experience in research and development in medical technology
  • Independent and goal-oriented approach
  • Motivation to work self-dependently in a team
  • Excellent knowledge of English

Salary will be determined based on professional experience; the formal minimum salary according to Collective Bargaining Agreement is EUR 37.559,20

We offer a challenging opportunity in a multinational work environment with English as our company language. We look forward to receiving your application at jobs.medel.com

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