Research & Development Engineer Surgical Tools (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 & Development Engineer Surgical Tools (m/f/d)


Innsbruck, Austria

Main Tasks

  • Developing surgical tools and accessories for hearing implant procedures from the initial idea to the final product in the field
  • Project leadership within the company's quality system including interdisciplinary project teams, key suppliers and support of regulatory submissions
  • Sustaining development of existing products in the field
  • Communicating with customers and understand requirements from the field


  • Degree level or higher qualification in mechanical engineering, medical engineering or related field; experience in the medical device industry is a plus
  • Computer Aided Design skills are welcome
  • Willingness to work in a highly regulated environment
  • Fluent in written and spoken English
  • Strong team-player with an accurate and independent approach; willingness to travel if required

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