Research Engineer (M/F/D)

Who we are looking for

At Fielmann Ven­tures, we want to shape the future of the optic­al industry. As Research Engin­eer, you will devel­op innov­at­ive solu­tions and products in a mul­tidiscip­lin­ary team. You will be writ­ing code for rap­id pro­to­typ­ing and rein­force the research team of Fielmann Ven­tures. The per­fect applic­ant is an open-minded, ima­gin­at­ive and prac­tic­al lat­er­al thinker happy to be in uncharted waters, has exper­i­ence in vari­ous pro­gram­ming lan­guages and a keen interest in cut­ting-edge tech­no­logy and soft­ware devel­op­ment.


  • Eval­u­ate tech­no­lo­gies regard­ing their impact for the eye­wear sec­tor and be up-to-date with the latest devel­op­ments in vari­ous tech­nic­al fields
  • Con­cep­tu­al­ize and imple­ment soft­ware for rap­id pro­to­typ­ing
  • Con­struct pro­to­types and exper­i­ments with­in the tech­no­logy team
  • Be a spar­ring part­ner in tech­no­logy related dis­cus­sions and bey­ond


  • B.Sc., M.Sc. or PhD degree in STEM or Opto­metry
  • Basic know­ledge and exper­i­ence with sev­er­al lan­guages like C++, C#, Python, F#, etc. in order to acquire quickly pro­ject-spe­cif­ic cod­ing know-how
  • Abil­ity to write nat­ive applic­a­tions (Android and iOS)
  • Flu­ent Ger­man and Eng­lish (spoken and writ­ten)
  • Gen­er­al curi­os­ity and enthu­si­asm, ready to deep-dive into new fields
  • Above-aver­age read­i­ness to act on own ini­ti­at­ive and abil­ity to com­mu­nic­ate your vis­ion and res­ults suc­cess­fully across a mul­tidiscip­lin­ary team
  • Prag­mat­ic atti­tude: com­pet­ence in bring­ing con­cepts to live as rap­id pro­to­types without get­ting lost in details
  • Abil­ity to switch between con­ver­gent ana­lyt­ic­al and diver­gent cre­at­ive think­ing
  • Exper­i­ence with at least one of the fol­low­ing: lab work, exper­i­ment­al optics, elec­tric­al engin­eer­ing, sci­entif­ic research or clin­ic­al stud­ies
  • Interest in com­puter vis­ion, com­puter graph­ics and machine learn­ing (deep learn­ing, neur­al net­works, etc.), exper­i­ence with this is a plus

What we offer

We offer you the oppor­tun­ity to play an import­ant role in shap­ing the future of the optic­al industry in an agile, small team with flat hier­arch­ies and short decision-mak­ing paths. In a mod­ern office with flex­ible work­ing hours, a bever­age refri­ger­at­or and fresh fruit, we work togeth­er with fun and respect. The per­son­al train­ing and devel­op­ment of our employ­ees is very import­ant to us. Our remu­ner­a­tion struc­ture is flex­ible and mar­ket-lead­ing.

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