Senior Research Scientist

03-02-2021 05:42 PM

Sibling is recruiting for a Deep Learning Research Scientists with a strong interest in Medical imaging software for a world-class leading medical software client in Linkoping, Sweden.

You will develop image processing and image analysis algorithms together with application specialists and clinical experts. You may work in a product development project or in research collaboration, often with international partners. There will from time to time be opportunities to publish your research.

The ideal candidate has a curious mindset, a high intellectual capacity, and a passion for problem-solving. We look for experience in image processing and/or machine learning applications, provided either from an academic career (Ph.D. level) or by a relevant course curriculum combined with project examples (MSc level). We value the scientific method of formulating and testing hypotheses, and iteratively working towards increased knowledge in projects. This requires exploration, innovation but also planning and a structured way of working with your team members. The work is data-driven: Understanding and managing data is an important part of your work in designing algorithms and training models, as well as properly evaluating the results. The output of your work will lead to products to be used in clinical routine to support the diagnosis of patients. Therefore, properly managing traceability of experiments, source code and data is also important for reaching product-level quality related to medical device regulations.

We work in an agile setting, in both cross-disciplinary and specialized teams. We value open communication between all stakeholders, transparency of each team’s progress, and commitment to the team’s common goal.

Knowledge in the following fields/topics is relevant for the position:

  • Image processing
  • Machine learning
  • Mathematics and statistics
  • Programming (Python, Julia, Git)
  • Computer science
  • Deep learning applications on image data
  • Medical imaging modalities (Ultrasound, X-ray, etc.)
  • Digital pathology
  • Healthcare
  • Agile development methods
  • Development under medical device regulations
  • Industrial-scale software development
  • Verification and validation of algorithms
  • Open source development or other interest-driven software development

We offer

• A flexible work environment

• Highly competent and nice colleagues of many nationalities

• An opportunity to contribute to better healthcare globally

• Projects using cutting-edge technology

• Generous skills development opportunities

• Interactions with international customers and partners

• A family-friendly Swedish work-life balance

International applications are welcome. To learn more about why Sweden is a great place to work and live in, see e.g. 

Sibling is working exclusively on this role and will be accepting application until 14th March, we look forward to hearing from you.

Sam Noble

Director & Owner at Sibling Recruitment

+44 203 865 7392