At Cochlear, our engineers push the boundaries of technology to make sure each generation of
We understand that innovation requires significant investment. This is why we invest more than AU$160 million a year in research and development. The result is more than 100 registered patent families and multiple industry awards.
We also believe that collaboration in cutting-edge research is pivotal to innovation. Besides employing some of the world's best engineers in our global team of more than 350 research and development staff, we collaborate with over 100 research centres in more than 20 countries.
Where does Cochlear have opportunities for engineers?
There are Cochlear engineering careers to suit people with different levels of expertise – some are highly technical, others more managerial or support functions. We offer permanent and contract opportunities in a broad range of roles including:
departmental managers and team leaders
DSP, firmware and ASIC engineers
device analysis engineer
material science engineers
new product industrialisation engineers
risk management engineers
sustaining/product lifecycle engineering
systems usability engineers
test systems engineers
verification and validation engineers
We also develop the next generation of engineer leaders through our Summer Student and Graduate Programs.