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Application Developer B
Job Description Summary
This position is as a member of a team of software developers who are creating and deploying medical image analysis software tools, based on research produced within the Center for Biomedical Image Computing and Analytics. The developer will be responsible for software packaging, writing software or updating code originating as research prototypes for integration in a GUI, C++/Qt application or web-based applications for clinical research use.
The Center for Biomedical Image Computing and Analytics (CBICA) at the University of Pennsylvania is looking for an experienced software developer to work with researchers on biomedical image analysis. The preferred candidate will make a direct contribution to medical and scientific research by applying good software engineering practices in continuing our effort of transforming projects from the research stage into polished applications to be deployed in a clinical setting. Working as part of a team and collaborating closely with researchers, the developer will participate in software packaging, and implementation/extension of image analysis software developed by CBICA researchers to follow internal standards, resulting in stand-alone applications or web-based access to software running on an HPC cluster. The candidate will contribute to the development and improvement of consistent interfaces and methods to provide the research software to clinical users. The candidate will provide guidance in software development principles and practices to members of CBICA and support to users of the applications.
â¢Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Professional software development in a collaborative, fast-paced team environment
â¢Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Advancing understanding and practice of software development techniques
â¢Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Gaining knowledge specific to image analysis Â
This position is contingent on funding.
Bachelor's degree, or foreign equivalent, in Computer Science, Biomedical Computing, Biomedical Engineering, or a related field plus two (2) years of full-time professional software development experience or a Master's/PhD degree or foreign equivalent and one (1) year full-time professional software development experience.
Basic understanding of computational techniques in medical image analysis or comparable educational background and demonstrated ability to learn and apply new, complex, computational and mathematical techniques in a professional setting.
Thorough understanding of C++ Familiarity with Cmake.
Experience with Qt in GUI development. Python.
Ability to communicate effectively with researchers and clinicians. Preferred Skills
Experience with Image Processing Toolkits (ITK, VTK, OpenCV)
Experience with Deep Learning frameworks (Tensorflow, Torch/pyTorch).
Experience Experience with Continuous Integration/Deployment in a DevOps environment (Azure preferred)
Working Conditions Office, library, computer room
Physical Effort Typically sitting at a desk or table
Job Location - City, State
Department / School
Perelman School of Medicine
$42,953.00 - $113,435.00
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Special Requirements Background check required after a conditional job offer is made. Consideration of the background check will be tailored to the requirements of the job.
Internal Number: JR00011137
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