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Senior Ultrasound Imaging Engineer

Job Description

Job Description:

Lead major portions of innovation projects and product developments; design, develop, and evaluate ultrasound imaging features/technologies to assess clinical value and relevance; support/lead product development and release as needed. Key focus is on ultrasound systems engineering, including ultrasound signal path design and implementation, imaging feature development, and image quality optimization and clinical evaluation focused on post-processing and 3D rendering.

Responsibilities:

The Sr Ultrasound Systems Engineer works with cross-functional product development team and provides technical leadership in:
  • Design, integrate, optimize, and test post-processing (including speckle reduction) and 3D rendering algorithms of a premium ultrasound system
  • Research and development in ultrasound signal path, including transmit and receive frontend, beamforming, signal processing for B-mode, Color, spectral Doppler, and other advanced features
  • Taking ownership of image quality, from algorithm research and development, system performance verification, engineering and clinical image optimization, and customer support.
  • Leading systems-level product development, owning design specifications and verifications that complies with related medical device regulations/standards (IEC, etc.) and internal quality management and design control processes.
  • Driving innovation and continual improvement of imaging performance all the way from concept generation to prototyping and product implementation.
  • Mentoring and coaching junior team members; leveraging knowledge and experience to elevate the technical/clinical capabilities of the team; driving collaboration and teamwork in an Agile environment.

Minimum Qualification:
  • M.S. in Electrical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Computer Science, Physics focused on image processing and rendering research and development; Ph.D. is preferred.
  • Strong expertise in ultrasound physics and system design, signal and image processing, acoustics, algorithm specification and development.
  • Demonstrated experience using MATLAB, Python, GPU,  C/C++ programming skills
  • Experience with ultrasonic acoustic simulation tools (e.g., PZFlex, Field II) or experimentation environments (e.g. Labview).
  • Demonstrated technical abilities in coordinating development efforts of a highly technical group
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Able to adapt quickly to change and work in a rapidly evolving environment
  • Machine learning knowledge is a plus
  • Willing to travel up to 10%

What do we offer:

  • Adjustable standing desk as a standard
  • MSDN license for each developer with prepaid access to AZURE
  • Free access to PLURALSIGHT – the WBT platform
  • Team building program - 2 days adventure offsite meeting for all employees every year, Christmas party, extra budget for team building events
  • Participation on world famous IT conferences like Microsoft IGNITE for best employees
  • Wide project portfolio in healthcare domain and job rotation within company (Cybersecurity, Artificial Intelligence, Healthcare IT services, …)
  • Training and development program (business and product trainings, e-learning, language courses, soft skills trainings,…)
  • Health program (contracted wellness providers, sport centers, salary reimbursement in case of illness)
  • Retention program (work anniversary, life anniversary, additional pension plan, employee loans)
  • Family care program (subsidy for newborns, maternity leave, kindergardens, summer camps)

Basic wage component (gross) and other rewards : starting from 3 500EUR brutto /month + VAR*

*We are required by law to disclose basic wage component (minimum salary) for the advertised positions. We carefully consider your professional qualifications and experience in our compensation package and/or when offering you other positions.

Our goal is to pay our employee's fairly, with regard to the market situation and we are ready to welcome high-quality candidates in our team.



Organization: Siemens Healthineers

Company: Siemens Healthcare s.r.o.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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