Senior R&D Engineer (m/f/d)

Business Area:  Innovation

Augsburg, DE

Country:  Germany
Employment type:  Full-time

Use your skills to develop medical devices that help save lives and improve patient care. Join Ambu, the world largest, single-use endoscope supplier!


Do you want to drive innovative product developments from the very beginning? Do you have an enthusiastic nature and enjoy interacting with stakeholders? Are you able to take responsibility for the success of the project team of our medical devices? And do you want to join a successful company in rapid growth? Then we have an exciting job opportunity for you!


Start your new career with Ambu as a:


Senior R&D Engineer (m/f/d)


Your responsibilities

  • Identify user needs, design inputs and specifications through participation in the project start-up phase
  • Concept, develop and mature mechanical design solutions of components and assemblies as well as optimization of existing designs
  • Responsibility for the mechanical design and construction of functionalities, parts and assembles including quality aspects
  • Translate technology concepts into fully working prototypes ready for feasibility testing and process analyses incl. documentation
  • Ensuring that the component or product is manufacturable in high scales, fulfils its function and stays within the cost framework
  • Documentation e.g. parts lists and component specifications in accordance with the regulations from FDA and ISO
  • Trusting cooperation with internal and external partners


 Your qualification

  • Successful completition of a technical or scientific course of study (mechanical or medical engineering)
  • 5 or more years' experience in product development, design of safety-critical products, preferably in the areas od disposable medical products
  • Experience in approval of medical devices in the core markets like US or Europe
  • Good knowledge of at least one CAD system (Inventor, Solid Works or CATIA)
  • Relevant experience in the design of mechanical and plastic components for high volumes from the fields of injection moldings, extrusion and tool design
  • Willingness for international travel activities
  • Fluent in German and English


We offer

Start-up mentality with a team that supports each other and the opportunity to be involved in all phases of product development. At the same time, Ambu opens up development opportunities for a globally operating and rapidly growing medical technology company. 


You can expect quick decision-making, flexible working hours, a motivating and diversified work environment and of course an attractive and appropriate remuneration.


Do you want to grow with Ambu?

Then we are glad to receive your application (in German or English) with information on your earliest possible start date and remuneration expectations by our application portal.


Ambu Innovation GmbH

Inge Sommerreisser

Karl-Drais-Straße 4 

86199 Augsburg 



About Ambu

Since 1937, breakthrough ideas have driven our work to bring efficient healthcare solutions to life within our fields of excellence: Anaesthesia, Patient Monitoring & Diagnostics and Emergency Care. Millions of patients and healthcare professionals worldwide depend and rely on the functionality and performance of our products. We are dedicated to improving patient safety and determined to advance single-use devices. 

The manifestations of our efforts range from early inventions like the Ambu Bag™ resuscitator and the legendary BlueSensor™ electrodes to our latest landmark solutions such as the aScope™ endoscope – the world’s first single-use flexible video scope. Our commitment to bringing new ideas and superior service to our customers has made Ambu one of the most recognised medico-technical companies in the world. Our head office is situated near Copenhagen in Denmark. Ambu employs approximately 4,500 people in Europe, North America, and the Asia Pacific. For more information, please visit www.ambu.com.