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Are you looking for a demanding challenge, and is it your desire to take on new and interesting tasks? Are you in the hunt for a position where you can contribute your own responsibility and creativity, while at the same time benefiting from an exchange of knowledge and experience with a well-established, internationally oriented team? Then maybe you are exactly who we are looking for!

Working at Berlin Heart

Employment opportunities

The responsibilities and employment opportunities at Berlin Heart are many and varied. The bandwidth ranges from precision technicians within our hand-manufacture oriented production area, through various specialist and management positions in our various departments, to pediatric heart surgeons within our clinical department.

The following overview should provide you with an initial introduction to our individual business areas. All areas share a collegial working atmosphere. An atmosphere which is shaped by people who share a passion for our products.

We work together in our mission both to preserve the life of our patients and improve their quality of life. The activities can in many cases be complex and challenging. Nevertheless, one thing we do not want to dispense with is the satisfaction and joy that comes with exercising our activities responsibly.

Field Operation (Sales & Clinical Affairs)

The position of Area Sales Manager can be found within the Sales Department. They keep in close contact with our users, namely cardiac surgeons in clinics, and take care of the worldwide sales of our products.

Our Clinical Support Team is available 24/7 around the clock. Experts from nursing, cardiovascular and medical technology, as well as doctors are at the disposal of our users in hospitals and clinics at any time. The support extends from product training, through advisory support for implantations in the operating room, up until post-operative care.

Their expert knowledge in the application of our products also allows the medical colleagues to contribute to new and further developments of our products.

Research & Development

Development engineers from a wide range of disciplines work in this area. Interdisciplinary project teams from construction, fluid mechanics, and software and electronics development work on the new and further development of our products.

Innovations are created for our users and patients, taking into account complex technical relationships. A separate testing department provides support in each project phase by providing a development accompanying testing of the various technical solutions. Finally, our Product Care Department takes care of the products that are already available on the market.

Production

Within our hand-manufacture oriented production area, precision technicians are primarily employed. Our products are produced under clean room conditions mainly by hand, so that tact and fine precision are particularly important in this area.

The associated pump systems are also manufactured and maintained by the company. The production is also accompanied by the Process Engineering Team. Each individual production step is defined and monitored by engineers and chemists. The entire flow of goods is controlled by our Logistics Team as well as our Production Control Team.

Quality management

As a medical device company with products of the highest risk classes, this area has a central position in the company. This starts with our products, which are subjected to a 100% control within our quality assurance activities.

The staff of our Quality Management Department ensure the support and further development of our QM management system. Our products are used worldwide, having met a wide range of regulatory requirements. The worldwide approval of our products and the maintenance of existing approvals are handled by our Regulatory Affairs Department.

Marketing

Three main strands channel together within our Marketing Department. The Product Management & Business Development, Marketing Communication, and Technical Editing Team.

Product management is the key interface between technical sales on the one hand and research & development on the other. It steers the entire product life cycle from the requirements analysis, through the product creation process, right up until the market launch.

The Marketing Communications Team is responsible for customer and corporate communication. The marketing activities here are very scientifically and clinically oriented. A scientifically founded marketing also characterizes the maintenance of our corporate image as well as the brand design of our company.

Translations, manuals and various technical documentation are produced by the Technical Editing Team.

Finance & Administration

All our financial figures channel together within the financial departments in Controlling and Accounting . This is where central corporate planning and reporting takes place.

The employees of the IT departments provide the technical support for a smoothly functioning EDP. Our Administration also includes the Purchasing, Office Management and Human Resources Department.

Options for students

Collecting first professional experience in an industrial environment is possible with us in almost all areas. We regularly offer Bachelor or Master theses mainly in the technical field. Many exciting topics await aspiring engineers. But even if you are looking for a working student job or would like to do an internship, there is usually a possibility. We are happy to accept your unsolicited application for the options mentioned above. After successfully comleting your studies, it is basically possible to continue your career at Berlin Heart.

Prospective application

Have you found no suitable job offer? Here you can also lodge a prospective application:

Apply online

Contact

Please do not hesitate to contact us:

+49 30 8187 2626

Sabrina Frischmuth

Mark Warnecke

Anna Wildung

FAQS

How can I apply?

Use our online application portal to lodge your application. You can also do this via the more traditional postal route, but we prefer applications via our online portal.

What documents do you need from me?

To ensure a smooth application process, please submit the following documents with your application:

  • A cover letter (indicating the earliest possible start date and your salary expectations)
  • Your resumé/curriculum vitae
  • Relevant certificates/grade summaries (SATs/A levels, preliminary diploma/interim exams, bachelor studies, master studies, diplomas, doctoral studies

How large can my attachments be?

The maximum file size is 15 MB per attachment.

How will the application process proceed?

After you have sent us your application via our career portal, you will receive an acknowledgment of receipt within one week. After your application is thoroughly examined, feedback will be sent back to you within the following two weeks. If the application process should be delayed for whatever reason, an interim announcement on its status shall be sent to you. If a first interview should proceed positively, this will usually be followed up by another final interview.

To whom should I send my application / correspondence?

The vacancy announcements list a contact person to whom you can send your correspondence.

Is a part-time position also possible?

Our vacancy announcements will usually state whether a part-time or full-time job is being offered. Wherever no information is provided in this respect, it can be assumed that we are looking to fill a full-time vacancy (40 hours/week).

How often are job advertisements updated?

As soon as a vacancy arises at Berlin Heart, this will be advertised in our job vacancies portal. The job vacancy overview is constantly updated, and the listings are displayed in alphabetical order.

Where can I find information about data protection and what happens to my data?

Your data will be treated in the strictest of confidence. Information on data protection can be obtained under the following link: www.berlinheart.de/en/privacy-policy/.

I would like to work for Berlin Heart, but no vacancy appears to suit my profile. How can I make a prospective application?

The easiest way is via our online portal. Alternatively, you can send your prospective application documents to the company address.

How can I tell whether a position in which I am interested in is already occupied?

All positions listed on our job vacancy portal are vacant.

Can I apply using my mobile device?

Yes. Our vacancies website is also designed for mobile devices.

Does Berlin Heart also offer internships?

There will always be a possibility to complete an internship at Berlin Heart. Feel free to make a prospective application to complete an internship. Please specify in which period and which area you would like to complete an internship, and whether this is to be a voluntary or a compulsory internship.

Does Berlin Heart offer apprenticeships and dual study courses?

Berlin Heart offers training to become an industrial clerk or a marketing communications clerk. A cooperation within the scope of a dual study programs is also possible. Please see our vacancy listings.

Can I complete a student internship at Berlin Heart?

As a matter of principle, school students will always have the opportunity to complete a student internship at Berlin Heart. We will check in individual cases whether, for your desired time period, sufficient capacity is available to supervise you in your chosen area.

Can I import data from Xing or LinkedIn?

Yes you can! Data that you already have on LinkedIn, Xing or Facebook can be imported into our system.

What should I be aware of when uploading files?

Please only use regularly employed file formats, such as MS Word, PDF or image files in JPEG format. Also, your attachments may not exceed 15 MB in size.

What does Berlin Heart GmbH offer in the field of health promotion and social benefits?

Our company offers various programs for promoting health under the auspices of a comprehensive occupational health management system.

Is it possible to work on a freelance basis at Berlin Heart?

If as a freelancer you feel addressed by any particular vacancy announcement, we would be more than happy to check whether we could employ your services, and as such consider any documents that you might send.