Research Engineer, Embedded Systems (m/f/d)

For the location in Tübingen, Germany, the Erbe Elektromedizin GmbH is looking for a Research Engineer, Embedded Systems (m/f/d) for the department of Research and Basic Technologies.


  • Research and development of new technical solutions for medical applications in the field of electrosurgery, cryo- and water jet technologies
  • Develop embedded software for control, data acquisition and visualization 
  • Circuit design, PCB layout and assembly of hardware for measurement and control purposes
  • Realize concepts in the form of prototypes with various maturity levels in the context of research and pre-development
  • Project documentation and presentations in English
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team of engineers, scientists, and physicians


  • University degree in electronics, communications engineering or comparable field
  • Very good knowledge of software development of embedded systems, ideally on current ARM A and M architectures with embedded Linux
  • Experience with hardware development in combination with hardware-related software (microcontrollers and/or FPGAs)
  • Familiarity with C/C++, Python, Qt, Yocto and Altium Designer is desirable
  • Knowledge of power electronics, especially switching regulators
  • Ideally experience with software development of medical devices according to IEC 62304
  • Solution-oriented approach paired with determination, accuracy and organizational skills 
  • Good presentation skills in relation to international professional audiences
  • Very good written and spoken English


  • Flexible working hours
  • Induction program and on-demand training
  • Friendly work environment
  • Occupational health and safety management
  • Occupational pension plan
  • A secure workplace in a modern company

Are you interested?

If so, we look forward to receiving your application, dicussing your salary expectations and arranging the earliest possible starting date. Please apply via mail to

Erbe Elektromedizin GmbH
Waldhörnlestraße 17
72072 Tübingen
Valerie Potschien
Tel.: 07071 755-0