Quality Assurance Engineer

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

Company Description

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

At Brainlab, our R&D teams are developing innovative software solutions which are making medical technology and knowledge more impactful and accessible to physicians and their patients. As a member of our central team for Quality Assurance, you work closely together with a variety of development teams to support the testing and releases of a wide spectrum of solutions – mainly programmed in C++, C# and HTML5 on Windows. In this communicative role, you have the chance to work with several of our R&D teams and therefore learn a lot about different domains, products and technologies.

As a QA Engineer at Brainlab, your responsibilities will be:

  • Planning, performing and documenting the manual testing of programming changes and/or system enhancements
  • Developing plans and procedures for system, regression, performance and user-acceptance tests based on project specifications
  • Reporting the status of planning and testing efforts for the assigned projects on a timely basis to management and project/product managers


  • Practical work experience in software testing
  • Successfully completed a technical degree or is able to compensate this with 3+ years’ relevant work experience
  • Good analytical thinking skills and enjoys working in a structured and systematic working environment
  • High standards in their work and wants to contribute to the high product quality of our medical software
  • Strong English and German language skills and is confident to communicate in both languages verbally and in writing

In addition to this, we would especially like to hear from candidates with:

  • the ISTQB Certified Tester Foundation Level
  • Some prior knowledge and experience with ISO 13485:2016 and FDA regulations

We are also glad to interview engaged graduates who want to develop themselves in a successful and international company.

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.  

Contact person: Géraldine Ferrer

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