Lead Artificial Intelligence Engineer

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
US$150000 - US$180000 per annum

LEAD ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE ENGINEER
MEDICAL IMAGING
PHILADELPHIA, PA
$150,000 - $180,000

THE COMPANY

This rapidly growing start-up company is based in Philadelphia and is using artificial intelligence to improve the medical industry. This company is looking to help save lives and decrease the amount of misdiagnosis by using the combination of artificial intelligence with medical knowledge.

THE ROLE - LEAD ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE ENGINEER

As a Lead Artificial Intelligence Engineer, you will be leading a team and reporting into the Vice President of Research & Development

  • You will be developing software and working with medical images for digital platforms
  • You will be developing deep learning and machine learning frameworks in Python
  • You will be involved in full software development lifecycle
  • You will be working in a collaborative environment, working with various teams

YOUR SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

  • MSc or PhD in computer science, engineering, or related field
  • Strong industry experience in a healthcare/medical setting
  • Proven experience working with Python, TensorFlow and PyTorch
  • Strong background in software development for AI applications

BENEFITS

You can expect to earn up to $180,000 (depending on experience) as a Lead Artificial Intelligence Engineer.

You can also expect to receive:

  • A competitive benefit package
  • An inclusive and healthy work environment

HOW TO APPLY

Please register your interest by sending your resume to Mitchell Resor via the apply link on this page.

KEYWORDS

Computer vision, healthcare, deep learning, medical imaging, object detection, image classification, computer science, artificial intelligence, C++, Python, Keras, TensorFlow, PyTorch, image analysis, research, software development

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