CT Reconstruction Scientist

Vernon Hills, IL

Summary

Toshiba Medical Research Institute USA, Inc. (TMRU) has an immediate opening for a CT Reconstruction Scientist to participate in addressing problems related to CT imaging technologies and image formation.

Responsibilities

  • Develop and validate advanced CT data correction algorithms, such as beam hardening correction, scatter correction, artifact correction, etc.
  • Develop advanced CT reconstruction algorithms, including both analytical and statistical methods.
  • Develop advanced image processing techniques to refine image quality.
  • Evaluate CT system performance and perform quantitative image assessment.
  • Collaborate with academic and industrial partners in various research projects.
  • Contribute to corporate intellectual property portfolio.

Qualifications

Education

  • Ph.D. or equivalent in Electrical Engineering, Physics/Engineering Physics, Mathematics, Biomedical Engineering, Computer Science in Image and Signal processing or equivalent.

Experience

  • The ideal candidate will have minimum four (4) years related experience and/or training, preferably in a product development environment; academic or research settings will be considered as well.

Competencies

Language Skills

  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret common scientific and technical journals.
  • Ability to write presentations and articles for publication that conform to prescribed style and format.
  • Ability to effectively present information to supervisor, groups, and/or senior management.

Mathematics/Physics Skills

Ability to apply concepts from the following fields:

  • Mathematical analysis: differentiation and integration
  • Linear algebra
  • Numerical analysis
  • Statistics
  • Digital signal processing
  • Radiation physics

Reasoning Ability

  • Ability to define problems, collect data, analyze data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.
  • Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.

Computer Skills

  • Knowledge of Programming language (C/C++), Scientific Programming (Matlab), and software for creating documents, spreadsheets, and presentations.

Other

  • Some national and international travel may be required.
Apply for this position

Our facility is located in Vernon Hills, a northern suburb of Chicago. At this time we are accepting applications from local candidates as relocation assistance is not provided.

TMRU prides itself on creating an atmosphere that is conducive to creativity and promotes an effective work/life balance. As a TMRU employee, you will enjoy a competitive compensation and benefits package.

We are an equal opportunity employer (EOE).