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Philips Algorithm Team Lead in Caesarea, Israel


In this role, you have the opportunity to

join a fast-growing Philips venture, disrupt a billion dollar industry and touch millions of lives by developing a unique medical device solution. You will have the opportunity to work with a very entrepreneurial venture organization and work in the core of our organization in the further development of our products, as the leader of the algorithm team.

You are responsible to

  • Lead a team of 3 team members, while being hands on in signal processing, image processing, 3D and coding/developing algorithms in python

  • Own the entire company algorithms development life cycle

  • Involve deeply in the development process including algorithm prototyping, design, documentation, implementation, unit testing & debugging

  • Integrating of the code in the application including direct interaction with the software team

You are a part of

Philips EPD Solutions, a recently acquired venture with ambitious plans for growth, developing a disruptive technology, which will improve the efficiency and efficacy of life-saving cardiac ablation procedures treating among others atrial fibrillation. EPD’s technology has the potential to address the key unmet need of real-time therapy assessment, which is one of the more significant limitations of the current standard of care. We aim to help to improve outcomes for millions of people and help maintain the rapidly rising cost of managing the disease. Having obtained CE mark in 2018, we are preparing for a commercial product launch in Europe, US and other territories and are seeking regulatory approvals around the world.

You will have many interfaces with the corporate Q&R team in Best Eindhoven and will be based in Caesarea, Israel. You will be reporting directly into the R&D Manager.

To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience

  • M.Sc. or PhD in computer science, mathematics or equivalent

  • At least 15 years of relevant experience in Algorithms Development, with Python

  • Experienced with managing a small team (1+ fte)

  • Understanding of Multithreaded code development

  • Robust debugging, optimizing and unit testing skills

  • Ability to take ownership of an existing code base

  • Experience in algorithms of optimization

  • Experience in machine learning and Deep Learning is a strong preference

  • Experience in developing for Software/Hardware integrated systems (such as medical devices)

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English

  • Excellent organizational skills and ability to execute on multiple priorities in a fast paced environment

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