Senior Research Scientist

Saturday 11th May 2019

Auris Health


As a Research Scientist, this individual will be responsible for Medical Image algorithm design, implementation and testing in support of the Auris navigation program for medical interventions. He/she will work closely with other Research Scientists, Systems Engineers and Software Engineers to develop solutions to enable Auris instruments to safely navigate within a clinical environment. The position reports to the Director of Systems, Algorithms and Robotics.


Core Job Responsibilities

Research and develop novel algorithms for image segmentation, registration, 3D reconstruction and visualization of medical image datasets
Implementation, testing and debugging of algorithms within the Auris Application software (C++)
Conduct Algorithm design review meetings
Evaluate new technologies and remain informed regarding state-of-art approaches in the field of Medical Image Computing.
Improve performance and robustness of existing algorithms
Other related duties as may be assigned


Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, And Experience


5-8 years’ working experience on implementing complex algorithms in a medical image setting. Candidates with Ph. D in Medical Image Computing, Computer Science, Image Analysis are preferred
Deep understanding and experience in state-of-art medical image analysis, image registration, machine learning, computer vision algorithms
Demonstrated experience dealing with clinical imaging datasets
Proficiency in C++ , ITK, VTK, OpenCV, Python
Experience with experimental design
Experience dealing with medical professionals to identify clinical problems and implement solutions
Software debugging experience
Experience dealing with medical robotics system desirable
Superior written and verbal communication and presentation skills.
Must have a demonstrated ability to effectively and clearly communicate concepts, ideas and knowledge to other individuals and teams.
Strong analytical and problem solving skills
Comfortable working with and seeking optimum solutions with other team members, as well as team members in adjacent disciplines.
Ability to work in a regulated environment in compliance to ISO 13485 and 21 CFR 820.

Organization Auris Health
Location Redwood City, CA
Title Senior Research Scientist