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Senior Expert (f/m/d) in detector and ASIC development

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 Senior Expert (f/m/d) in detector and ASIC development, and contribute to the success of Siemens Healthineers.

Choose the best place to work – In alignment with your manager, you are welcome to work remotely (within Germany) up to 60%.

This position is full-time or part-time with a minimum of 30h/week.


Your tasks and responsibilities:

  • In your role, you will shape and define the photon-counting technology for future CT generations
  • You will develop novel methods, models, and circuit architectures which will optimize the performance of our x-ray detectors
  • Your technical expertise in circuit design, visionary ideas, and team skills enables you to drive an external design team to create innovative designs which are applicable to our market application
  • You will support the technology from its initially design specification, production ramp-up, through to expert support during its lifetime.

To find out more about the specific business, have a look at Computertomographie   

Your qualifications and experience:

  • You have a PhD in physics, electronics, or a related discipline. Alternatively, you have advanced qualifications plus several years of professional experience
  • You have several years of experience with the architecture and design of ionizing radiation detector systems. Additional you have experience in supporting the production of ASICs at an industrial scale
  • Your expert knowledge includes detector physics and microelectronics, ideally with an understanding of photon-counting X-ray imaging. This is illustrated by your successful track record of relevant publications and/or patent applications
  • Experience in several of the following areas is desirable:
    • Medical device development
    • Simulation of physical and electronic systems
    • Requirement engineering
    • Workflows in digital and mixed-signal ASIC design
    • Design-for-test engineering, wafer test optimization, calibration design
    • Performance optimization and thermal design
    • Semiconductor packaging and assembly technologies
    • Analysis, verification and yield optimization
    • Characterization and fault analysis of complex sensor systems


Your attributes and skills:

  • You have a passion for innovation in healthcare
  • You love finding great and sustainable solutions
  • You’re a team player 
  • You work with a high degree of independence, persistence and resilience
  • You have a good command of English and German and are fluent in at least one of these

Our global team:

Siemens Healthineers is a leading global medical technology company. 68,000 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 
Laura Roos.


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





Organization: Siemens Healthineers

Company: Siemens Healthcare GmbH

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Full / Part time: Either

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