Lead Developer (m/f/d)

You’ve got an eye for the bigger picture and an entrepreneurial mindset? You are interested in
audio signal processing and software development? Great! Join our team and shape the future
of audio technology with us.

About Brandenburg Labs
At Brandenburg Labs, we strive to create cutting-edge audio technology that is inspired by how we listen to the world. We make immersive audio for headphones as intuitive as real life, enabling everyone to dive deep into any soundscape. Our technology simulates how sound propagates in the real world, making it indistinguishable from reality. Our company relies on a substantial network and extensive knowledge in the fields of basic and applied research, also based on the expertise of our founder, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Karlheinz Brandenburg, best known as coinventor of mp3. As a spin-off company of the Technische Universität Ilmenau and the Fraunhofer Institute for Digital Media Technology, Brandenburg Labs can draw on many years of research in the audio field at these institutions.

Your tasks
We are looking for an experienced Project Manager for Audio Software Development to contribute to our team of audio enthusiasts. Your tasks include the conception, planning, management, and control of several software projects with medium complexity and the coordination of small teams of developers. You will define work packages, project timelines, and costs, manage the implementation, and control outcomes. Also, You will be the contact person for external project partners and stakeholders. As an integral part of our team, you will contribute to transforming cutting-edge research into product-ready software.

Your profile
What we need

  • University degree in Computer Science, Media Engineering, Business Informatics, or related subjects
  • Managed several medium to large commercial software projects/teams
  • Passion for and experience with audio technologies and acoustics
  • Good grasp of software architecture
  • You are a team player, and you have excellent communication skills
  • Excellent problem-understanding and problem-solving skills
  • Structured and self-motivated, independent work attitude
  • Excellent knowledge of software development with C++ or Rust
  • Experience in real-time DSP or embedded programming
  • Familiarity with data-oriented programming
  • Proficient in German and English (orally and in writing)
  • Drivers license class B is preferable

What we offer

  • A dynamic and motivated team and the vibrant atmosphere of a startup company
  • Opportunity to develop new technologies and revolutionary products
  • Exciting and varied tasks which you actively shape and organize for yourself
  • You will actively shape the journey of our young company
  • Flat hierarchies
  • Possibility to participate in international audio related conferences and events
  • Excellent office space in the heart of Germany
  • Up to 50% remote work possible
  • Flexible working hours
  • Fair pay oriented on the current public sector wage agreement (TVöD)

Brandenburg Labs stands for humanity, diversity, respect, and tolerance. We are looking for
unique personalities, and we are happy to receive your application no matter where you are
coming from, who you love, or what you believe in.

Please send us your application with a full CV and letter of motivation via Email to:

You have more questions concerning the job offer or our application process? Feel free to write us an email at the above mentioned address or give us a call under:
+49 (0)3677 668190 / +49-(0)3677-8749075