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Philips Scientist, Image Analytics in Shanghai, China


In this role, you have the opportunity to

Explore the industrial innovation in ultrasound imaging and/or medical image analytics. You will get the exciting opportunity to work with talented research team in Philips Research China, while closely collaborating with local clinical partners, global research community and business within Philips.

You are responsible for

  • Applying ultrasound imaging and/or image analysis techniques to address real-world problems within clinical domains

  • Fast prototyping, feasibility studies, specification, clinical validation and implementation in Philips offerings

  • Working with internal and external customers to understand users requirements and create and validate technology options

  • Contributing to Ultrasound Business, Precision Diagnosis through transferring technologies into Philips Solutions

  • Understanding of clinical workflow and systems, with an emphasis on ultrasound diagnosis and/or interventional procedures

  • Refreshing and maintaining state of art knowledge and expertise regarding employing information retrieval and extraction, machine learning/deep learning, clinical decision support and/or knowledge management methods

You are a part of

Philips Research, which is the essential force of front end innovation. Philips Research China was established in 2000. The Clinical Solutions department is working on medical imaging, Healthcare IT and chronic disease management.

You will be part of the medical imaging and standardization team and report directly to the team leader. You will have close interaction with global research team and relevant local/global Business.

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

  • A Ph.D. degree in Biomedical Engineering, computer science or other related field. A Master’s degree in the above fields with 5+ years of experience in relevant research areas may also be considered.

  • Solid experience and good track record on medical imaging and data analysis, information retrieval, and machine learning;

  • General knowledge on imaging physics of at least one of the common medical imaging modalities;

  • Highly motivated with a strong interest in clinical research;

  • Proficient in modern programming languages;

  • Strong communication skills in English;

  • Team player.

In return, we offer you

A path towards your most rewarding career. Succeeding in this role in a complex environment will open many doors for your long term career, in other areas in Philips or otherwise. We also believe that we are at our best as a company when you are at yours as a person. Thus, we offer competitive health benefits, a flexible work schedule and access to local well-being focused activities. You will be working with a group of talented scientists who have passion to deliver meaningful innovation in imaging system.

Why should you join Philips?

Working at Philips is more than a job. It’s a calling to create a healthier society through meaningful work, focused on improving 3 billion lives a year by delivering innovative solutions across the health continuum at . Our people experience a variety of unexpected moments when their lives and careers come together in meaningful ways.

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