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R&D Careers

Careers in a industry leading R&D department

We need talented engineers across all R&D disciplines to join our team of 700 strong researchers and developers who over the past decade have brought GN to the absolute technological forefront of our industry. 

We intend to keep our leading position as a first mover in the key areas where it matters in pursuit of our vision “To be the Leader in Intelligent Audio Solutions, Transforming Lives through the Power of Sound”. GN annually invests more than 8% of its revenue in research and development, and our engineers have consistently delivered industry-first sound solutions and pioneering advancements in technology, including: 

5th generation 2.4 GHz technology in hearing aids for direct connectivity
3rd generation Binaural Directionality for leading natural sound
the world’s first Made for Apple hearing aids with direct stereo sound streaming
the world’s first cloud-based remote fine-tuning solution
award winning apps providing optimal user experience and satisfaction

GN’s technology is founded in world-leading expertise in the human ear, sound, wireless technology and miniaturization, linking deep insight and knowledge from the hearing aid and the headset industries – all under one roof like no other company in the world. GN’s R&D spans a wide range of disciplines, including acoustics, signal processing, neuroscience, human-computer interaction, artificial intelligence, audiology, and engineering.

We have a profound co-developing approach to innovation – whether that is utilizing our internal R&D competencies across our hearing aid and headset teams, or partnering on development projects with the world’s leading competencies in universities and research institutions, with suppliers, partners and customers, or with creative start-ups across the world. We work and co-develop with the smallest, inventive brain-driven start-ups as well as with the innovative tech giants of the world – they choose us because of agility and smart way of working.

See all our open R&D positions here





GN has its origins in Denmark, which is often rightfully ranked as the world’s ‘capital of sound’ with its abundance of acoustical expertise in universities, research institutions and private companies. We build on this foundation as well as our own legacy of innovative sound and communications solutions throughout almost 150 years.

Constantly breaking barriers


GN’s purpose is to make life sound better. We build on 149 years of expertise, capabilities and insight to produce some of the best and most innovative audio devices in the world.

Profound expertise in sound