Test Engineer (f/m/d) – Digital Surgery

B. Braun New Ventures GmbH

You’re an important part of our future. Hopefully, we're also a part of yours! At B. Braun, we protect and improve the health of people worldwide. As a Corporate Start-Up based in Freiburg, Germany, B. Braun New Ventures takes a lead role in the digital transformation of healthcare. With a young and fast-growing team, we develop solutions to automate medical procedures across various business areas. Our goal is to augment caregivers’ eyes, hands and decision making with sensors, robotics and artificial intelligence. Our cloud platform team is focused on creating corporate-wide solutions that will drive the next generation of B. Braun’s digital products and connected devices. The technologies and products we develop create new treatment possibilities, enable sharing of clinical experience and result in better patient care.

Test Engineer (f/m/d) – Digital Surgery

Reference Code DE-2362023-80978

For the B. Braun New Ventures Team in Freiburg we are searching for a Test Engineer (f/m/d) – Digital Surgery within our R&D team.

Duties and responsibilities

  • Define and perform hardware and software tests of various components in the areas of robotics, navigation, and visualization systems - accompanying projects from conception to launch
  • You discover and formulate test specifications based on product requirements as well as on normative and regulatory requirements
  • You perform systematic testing as well as explorational testing
  • Develop methods and tools for structured and efficient testing - including test automation
  • Write test plans and test reports as part of the technical documentation
  • You work in an interdisciplinary project team that implements the project using SCRUM
  • You take broad responsibility for the verification and validation process and significantly contribute to the progress of projects

Professional competencies

  • Strong technical background with hardware and software knowledge in the medical field
  • You have industry experience in verification, validation and documentation of medical devices
  • Experienced in interpretation and implementation of standards like IEC 60601 or similar technical guidelines
  • You master statistical methods and tools for verification – including sample size calculations
  • Knowledge of risk management for medical devices is a plus
  • You are passionate about testing
  • You set high standards for quality at the same time enjoy finishing tasks on time

Personal competencies

  • You are a hands-on doer, a self-starter, a strong team player and a continuous learner
  • Fluent in English, fluent in German would be a plus
  • Enthusiasm for high-tech medical products rounds up your profile

What we offer

Become part of a corporate culture that fosters accountability, diversity, and trust within a dynamic family-owned company. Combine the agility of a corporate start-up with the opportunities and securities of a global healthcare leader. Work on cutting edge technologies that improve people’s life and interact directly with caregivers. Have creative leeway and role autonomy to drive your development. Experience flat hierarchies and fast decision making. Be part of a highly motivated international team.


  • Flexible and family oriented working hours and hybrid working between office and home
  • A brand-new modern office optimized for concentration and collaboration with an integrated high-tech simulation operating room and generous social areas and creativity zones
  • High quality of life in one of Germany’s most attractive cities