Siemens Senior Software Engineer - Machine Learning & Algorithm Development in Hoffman Estates, Illinois

Senior Software Engineer - Machine Learning & Algorithm Development

Locations:Hoffman Estates, Illinois

Job Family: Research & Development


English (US)

Job Description

Division: Siemens Healthineers

Business Unit: Advanced Therapies

Requisition Number: 211564

Primary Location: United States-Illinois-Hoffman Estates

Assignment Category: Full-time regular

Experience Level: Mid level

Education Required Level: Doctorate Degree

Travel Required: 5%

Division Description:

Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationality for more than 165 years. As a global technology company, Siemens is rigorously leveraging the advantages that this setup provides. To tap business opportunities in both new and established markets, the Company is organized in nine Divisions: Power and Gas, Wind Power and Renewables, Energy Management, Building Technologies, Mobility, Digital Factory, Process Industries and Drives, Healthineers and Financial Services.

With 45,000 employees Siemens Healthineers is one of the world’s largest suppliers of technology to the healthcare industry and a leader in medical imaging, laboratory diagnostics and healthcare IT. All supported by a comprehensive portfolio of clinical consulting, training, and services available across the globe and tailored to customers’ needs. So that more people can have a life that is longer, richer, and more filled with happiness.

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Job Description:

Position Overview

In a rapidly changing medical imaging marketplace, our key for success will be timely delivery of innovative clinical solutions to our customers. To help drive the delivery of solutionsthe Siemens Healthcare-Advanced Therapy Division is looking for an outstanding candidate to develop next generation of algorithms for the ‘Advanced Applications’ team in Hoffman Estates, IL location.

The Advanced Therapy division is one of the top-performing business units within Siemens Healthineers and a leading supplier of innovative, market-driven solutions.

Essential Job Functions

Development of software for advanced imaging clinical solutions:

  • Apply leading edge Machine Learning \Artificial Intelligence approach to analyzing digital radiographic X-Ray imaging data.

  • Research & Develop imaging and visualization solutions for clinical applications

  • Software development for proof of concept and productizationusing the latest in windows compilers

  • Design, implementation, integration and testing of clinical application software for deployment across company's product line.

  • Assisting Systems Engineers with requirements analysis and review


  • Experience in radiographic image processing algorithm research & development with emphasis on Machine Learning\AI methodologies.

  • Proficiency in using 3D and 2D Deep Learning frameworks like Theano, Caffe, etc.

  • Proficiency in C++, Python, Matlab

  • Demonstrated ability to develop methodology as evidenced by publication in top tier journals

  • Broad thinking and understanding of science and our business to help drive creativity and innovation

  • Sufficient background in programming including objective oriented programming, design patterns, and general knowledge on software development..

  • Able to work effectively both independently and in a team environment to produce optimal results.

  • Ability to communicate (verbal and written) with users, designers, software engineers, marketing, and managers. Able to effectively communicate complex technical issues to others.

  • Excellent organizational skills

  • Ability to develop high performance algorithm with CPU & GPU optimizations is desired.


Ph.D\Master’s Degree in Computer Science , Biomedical Engineering or Software Engineering; with a minimum 5 to 8 years related software development experience ( significant years spent on medical imaging algorithm development).Experience could be substituted for advanced degree.


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