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MR Software Application Developer – Sequence Development for MRI in Musculoskeletal Imaging

Job Description

Do you want to help create the future of healthcare? Our name, Siemens Healthineers, was selected to honor our people who dedicate their energy and passion to this cause. It reflects their pioneering spirit combined with our long history of engineering in the ever-evolving healthcare industry.

We offer you a flexible and dynamic environment with opportunities to go beyond your comfort zone in order to grow personally and professionally. Sound interesting?

Then come and join our global team as MR Software Application Developer – Sequence Development for MRI in Musculoskeletal Imaging to become an expert for musculoskeletal imaging and research

Choose the best place for your work – Within the scope of this position, it is possible, in consultation with your manager, to work mobile (within Germany) up to an average volume of 60% of the respective working hours.

This position is full-time or part-time with a minimum of 25h/week.


Effective from March 15, 2022 to December 31, 2022 inclusive, individuals working in medical facilities must be able to present a certificate of COVID-19 immunity in accordance with Section 20a of the German Law on Protection against Infection (IfSG – Infektionsschutzgesetz). This does not apply to individuals who cannot be vaccinated against coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 on account of a medical contraindication. A corresponding certificate in accordance with Section 20a IfSG is a prerequisite for the commencement of employment.


Your tasks and responsibilities:

  • The clinical field of MR in musculoskeletal imaging (MSK) covers nearly 50% of all MR procedures and MR imaging is instrumental to detect, characterize and monitor pathologies for the better of patients. Innovative methods to improve image quality, speed up scans, reduce susceptibility to artifacts and to curate image information with AI are literally suggested every day by researchers. In the MR application predevelopment we spearhead the development of new, clinically relevant techniques and are building the bridge from promising academic research pilots to product realization and implementation by creating prototypes and collecting “real-world” feedback
  • You will be responsible for development, release, and documentation of prototypes of novel, clinically relevant techniques (MR pulse sequences and MR image reconstruction)
  • You will develop machine-learning- and deep-learning-based reconstruction methods
  • You will closely work together with internal and external development teams, and with international clinical and scientific partners to further develop and optimize existing methods as well as developing new methods
  • You will conduct original research resulting in patent applications
  • You will contribute to collaborations with academic partners to drive MR research and translate this knowledge into MR products
  • You will participate in the knowledge exchange with our R&D team to improve and further develop Siemens Healthineers’ products and software solutions
  • You will contribute to customer meetings and scientific conferences with presentations and discussions about your research and development activities

To find out more about the specific business, have a look at Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Your qualifications and experience:

  • You have finished your studies, ideally with a Ph.D. in Biomedical or Electrical Engineering / Biomedical Physics / Imaging Physics, Mathematics, or equivalent
  • You have many years of experience in MR physics and expertise in pulse sequence design and MR image reconstruction
  • You are familiar with machine learning, deep learning, and digital image processing
  • You have very good C++ programming skills
  • You are familiar with programming in IDEA (pulse sequence development environment) and ICE (image reconstruction development environment)
  • Furthermore, you are familiar with Python and Matlab
  • You have a strong expertise in MR imaging techniques and clinical applications


Your attributes and skills:

  • You are business-fluent in English, enabling you to operate successfully in our international environment. German language skills would be a plus
  • You have strong collaboration skills and the ability to thrive in a dynamic environment
  • You have excellent communication and interpersonal skills and the ability to engage in complex team environments
  • You have outstanding writing and presentation skills
Our global team:

Siemens Healthineers is a leading global medical technology company. 66,000 dedicated colleagues in over 70 countries are driven to shape the future of healthcare. An estimated 5 million patients across the globe benefit every day from our innovative technologies and services in the areas of diagnostic and therapeutic imaging, laboratory diagnostics and molecular medicine, as well as digital health and enterprise services.


Our culture:

Our culture embraces different perspectives, open debate, and the will to challenge convention. Change is a constant aspect of our work. We aspire to lead the change in our industry rather than just react to it. That’s why we invite you to take on new challenges, test your ideas, and celebrate success.

Check our Careers Site at https://www.siemens-healthineers.com/de/careers
As an equal opportunity employer, we welcome applications from individuals with disabilities.

Wish to find out more before applying? Contact us: +49 (9131) / 17 – 1717, if you wish to discuss any initial questions with our recruitment team. The contact person handling this job ad is 
Petra Hübener.


We care about your data privacy and take compliance with GDPR as well as other data protection legislation seriously. For this reason, we ask you not to send us your CV or resume by email. We ask instead that you create a profile in our talent community where you can upload your CV. Setting up a profile lets us know you are interested in career opportunities with us and makes it easy for us to send you an alert when relevant positions become open. Click here to get started.


Siemens Healthineers Germany was awarded the Great Place to Work® certificate.


Organization: Siemens Healthineers

Company: Siemens Healthcare GmbH

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Either

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