PamiTC Job Board - Posting Details

Title: Senior Scientist - Medical Image ComputingPosted: June 4, 2015
Company/Institution: Siemens Healthcare USA
Location: Malvern, PA
Department: Syngo Innovation

Description:

We have an opening for a research scientist position in Siemens Healthcare in Malvern, PA, in the areas of computer vision, pattern recognition, and machine learning for medical imaging applications. We are hiring at a "Senior Scientist" level which is suitable for a PhD or Post-Doc graduate. For strong applicants with multiple years of working experience in the related fields, it is possible to move this position up to a "Staff Scientist" level.
You will join our innovation group in solving exciting and challenging research problems with real-world medical applications. Our group delivers medical image analysis software applications for medical data analysis and understanding, supporting clinicians and other medical professionals. We are well recognized for delivering cutting-edge intelligent solutions to Siemens 3D workstations and medical imaging scanners. Our group also has strong publication record in top tier journals and conferences.



Responsibilities:
 Contribute to research projects to develop intelligent solutions for medical imaging
 Advance the state-of-the-art technologies to solve large-scale and real-world medical imaging problems
 Conduct fast prototyping, feasibility studies for exploratory clinical research
 Work with customers to understand clinical requirements and deliver proper solutions
 Support the productization of research prototypes


Education: Ph.D. in Computer Science/Engineering, Electric Engineering, Biomedical Engineering or related field.


Skills/Competency:
 Strong research capability in computer vision, machine learning and medical image analysis (highly preferred but not required), proved by publications in top tier journals/conferences.
 Research experience in image analytics using large scale, weakly supervised / unsupervised learning algorithms (e.g., deep learning) is preferred.
 Research experience in medical image analysis of different imaging modalities (CT, MRI, PET, etc.) is preferred.
 Experience in dealing with big, distributed data, is preferred.
 Strong programming ability is required. Proficiency in programming using C/C++ (required) and Python (preferred).

Application Instructions: To apply, please send an e-mail with your resume to "Dr. Yiqiang Zhan" yiqiang.zhan@siemens.com with the subject "Senior Scientist - Medical Image Computing".

Some members of the Innovation team will be attending CVPR 2015 in Boston. Interested applicants can set up meetings at CVPR by sending an e-mail to "Dr. Fitsum Reda" fitsum.reda@siemens.com.