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Philips Research Scientist (f/m/d) Deep Learning Image Reconstruction in Hamburg, Germany


Philips Research passionately lives Philips’ vision to improve the lives of 3 billion people a year by 2025 by striving to make the world healthier and more sustainable by means of innovation. Operating with a global footprint in international, multi-disciplinary networks at the forefront of innovation, Philips Research co-creates the future of Healthcare worldwide.

At our Research premises in Hamburg, strategically co-located with Philips’ global headquarters for the DACH (Germany, Austria and Switzerland) market organization, we concentrate our energy on facing the global trends of a rapidly growing, ageing population, the transformation towards value-based care and stringent demands on efficiency and quality improvements in healthcare.

We strongly play in novel diagnostic and image-guided therapeutic fields across the health spaces of cardiology, oncology, neurology, respiratory diseases and fertility, pregnancy and parenting. We feel at home with novel hybrid and tomographic imaging techniques, medical image analysis, bio-mechanical/physiological modeling, computer assisted detection and clinical decision support systems.

For more insights into our mission, visit us at at .

We are currently encouraging applications of dedicated research scientists eager to touch the lives of people around the world by addressing challenging, unmet clinical needs by means of innovative medical image reconstruction aided by modern means of machine learning.

Your Responsibilities

  • Develop, implement and validate innovative medical image reconstruction technologies and algorithms employing modern tools of machine learning, deep learning and convolutional neural networks

  • Collaborate in interdisciplinary projects with our business partners to transfer research results into tailored reconstruction solutions of high clinical relevance

  • Balance the clinical, technological and commercial challenges alike related to the advancement of complex technical medical systems

  • Develop and drive your own ideas for technological advances in the above and adjacent domains

Your Profile

We are looking for a highly motivated, innovative collegue with excellent team-working skills who strives to deliver exceptional results.

  • PhD in computer science, physics, mathematics or the engineering sciences (PhD in machine/deep learning as a plus)

  • Solid knowledge of medical imaging physics, the theory of inverse problems and tomographic image reconstruction

  • Broad experience in machine learning, deep learning and convolutional neural networks and familiarity with deep learning frameworks (e.g. Theano, Caffe, TensorFlow, CNTK, or Torch)

  • A genuine passion for technology

  • Proficiency in modern programming languages and massive parallel processing (C++, CUDA, Python etc.)

  • Proficiency in the English language

Philips encourages people with disability to apply.

Please upload your complete documents, incl. CV, diplomas, PhD and a list of your publications. Please apply only online and include in your cover letter your salary expectations and the earliest possible starting date/your period of notice.

As a company for health and wellbeing, the compatibility of our employees’ professional and private life is an important aspect for Philips. Therefore we offer numerous services to support you for example "Kids and more" as part of our family services, the “Philips in Balance - health program”, as well as modern working time models.