Senior AI Research Engineer

Imagine yourself working at a company that improves breast cancer survival rates.
ScreenPoint is a rapidly growing company that develops and markets leading breast image analysis and cutting-edge machine learning applications and services. Our product, Transpara, is commercialized and used worldwide and is aimed at improving breast cancer survival rates by detecting cancers earlier so that treatment can be more effective and less invasive.
We are looking for an enthusiastic and skilled AI Research Engineer to strengthen the team.

Who we are looking for

We are looking for a highly motivated and ambitious senior AI Research Engineer who can strengthen the team. Your responsibility will be to apply the latest technological developments on Artificial Intelligence (AI) to ensure our algorithms remain first in class and keep helping detect cancer earlier to women worldwide.
You’ll be part of a highly motivated and ambitious group of experts in breast imaging, artificial intelligence, software engineering and clinical research who work closely together in an informal atmosphere to make our mission become a reality. You will work with a broad range of technologies and have the opportunity to learn and grow on a daily basis.

What knowledge and expertise you can bring

Required qualifications
• Master’s or PhDs degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics or related field;
• At least 5 years of AI development experience using linux and python in a professional environment;
• Experience applying AI to the field of image processing and medical imaging;
• Demonstrated ability to develop real-world applicable deep learning methods;
• Excellent understanding of running deep learning experiments on GPU clusters and making optimal use of available resources;
• Self-motivated with a high level of energy, enthusiasm and initiative to make the company succeed;
• Experience supervising interns, visiting researchers, and junior team members;
• Excellent and effective all-round communication in English;
• Driven to work in a clean coding environment and help others follow best practices.

Preferred qualifications
• Experience with cloud deployment of deep learning experiments;
• Experience in working with pytorch and tensorboard;
• Capability to lead and take responsibility for projects (team size 2-5) and maintain and communicate clear and realistic timelines.

Why would you apply?

• Help millions of women worldwide with our technology;
• Direct exposure to a multidisciplinary team of very smart and passionate experts that are an inspiration to help you develop your career further in many aspects: AI development, software engineering, quality assurance, clinical research, and leadership;
• A competitive salary
• The possibility to work 32, 36 or 40 hours per week;
• Flexible working hours and hybrid model of remote work.

Where will you work?

ScreenPoint has a flexible and hybrid way of working. Depending on the needs of the team, your location and team planning you will be able to spend a few days per week or month at the office as well as working remotely from home. Our office is located at Toernooiveld 300, Mercator II, in Nijmegen, a minutes’ walk from Nijmegen-Heyendaal station.

How to apply

it-8 is responsible for this vacancy. Please send your application to Niki Huntjens (, or call/app Niki for more information (06-33940387).

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