Research Engineer for Hybrid Hearing Prostheses (m/f/d)

Einsatzort: Innsbruck


Carreer at MED-EL
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 2000 employees around the world. In support of our continuing growth, we currently have an open position with focus on:

Research Engineer for Hybrid Hearing Prostheses (m/f/d)


Innsbruck, Austria

Main Tasks

  • Develop the fitting strategies in the hybrid prostheses
  • Design and develop studies for new products and test CI patients
  • Develop documentation according to our quality management system and cooperate in the worldwide product approval processes
  • Cooperate and exchange closely with other internal departments
  • National and international traveling required occasionally


  • University/FH degree in acoustic engineering, medical engineering, biomedical engineering or equivalent
  • Profound Know-How in acoustic signal processing and hearing aid processing; additional knowledge of biomedical engineering is welcome
  • Experience in project management desired
  • Excellent English skills, German skills are a plus
  • Ability to quickly grasp new technologies, good communication skills; self-motivated and team-oriented personality with an independent, structured and systematic approach and willingness to travel occasionally

Salary will be determined based on professional experience; the formal minimum salary according to Collective Bargaining Agreement is EUR 36,154.72

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

MED-EL Medical Electronics

Fürstenweg 77a
6020 Innsbruck, Austria
Tel +43 (0) 5 7788 7788