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Senior Machine Learning Research Scientist

Hologic Santa Clara, CA
  • Posted: October 05, 2019
  • Full-Time

Senior Machine Learning Research Scientist
Post Date 12 hours ago
Hologic, we're an innovative medical technology company that enables healthier
lives everywhere, every day. We are also a company that prospers and grows,
which is why we've been able to expand our offerings to empower even more
people and champion women's health
powers our growth across Breast & Skeletal Health, Diagnostics, GYN
Surgical and Medical Aesthetics Solutions is also what differentiates us: the
exceptional and clinically proven capacity of our products to detect, diagnose
and treat illnesses and other health conditions earlier and better. This
clinical superiority creates high expectations, which we fulfill by continually
challenging ourselves to improve health through better technology, education
and market access.
of this would be possible without the talent and passion of our employees.
Together, our expertise and dedication to developing and sharing more robust,
science-based certainty drives our global presence and a promising pipeline
that responds to the unmet health and wellness needs of women, families and
we focus on women's health and well-being, we are committed to having an even
broader benefit on the world. Together, we advocate for better health and
wellness through solutions that provide ever greater certainty and peace of
Position Summary:
Our team
develops advanced image processing and machine learning algorithms for
cutting-edge A.I. based medical imaging products. We are a dynamic group of
scientists and engineers, with diverse backgrounds from image processing,
computer vision, medical imaging, pattern recognition and machine learning,
working collaboratively in a high energy environment on innovative imaging
products that save lives.
Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Carry out research onmachine learning algorithms, including investigating and evaluating latest deeplearning algorithms
  • Run machine learningexperiments, using different learning software packages and platforms, acrossdifferent OS platforms (e.g. Windows and Linux)
  • Evaluate, define,establish and maintain high performance deep learning computing architectureand platforms
  • Drive the optimizationto improve the performance and scalability of our deep learning architecture
  • Automate and optimizeour deep learning development tools, scripts and processes
  • Create software toolsfor effective algorithm training and testing
  • Develop machine learningand pattern recognition algorithms for medical imaging applications, deploy themachine learning solutions and algorithms into production
  • Develop image processingand analysis algorithms that can provide workflow and visualization solutionsfor radiology
  • Carry out literatureresearch, investigate and evaluate existing technologies
  • Communicate ideas andbrainstorm with fellow researchers on ideas and problems
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Ph.D. or Master degree
  • Strong CS background andproficiency at C/C++ programming in a Windows environment are required
  • Extensive experiencewith Python and TensorFlow is highly desired
  • Advanced degree withresearch experience in machine learning and image analysis is required
  • Good documentation andcommunication skills should be beneficial
  • Extensive prior experiencewith machine learning algorithm (including deep learning) is required
  • Prior experience withimage processing algorithm develop with medical imaging applications isbeneficial; extensive background knowledge in computer vision is alsobeneficial
  • Prior experience withGPU programming (CUDA) and GPU optimization is beneficial
  • Prior experience withbreast imaging modality is beneficial
Additional Details:
  • Need to work veryclosely with other machine learning scientists on a regular basis
Agency and Third PartyRecruiter Notice:
Agencies that submit a resume to Hologic must have a
current executed Hologic Agency Agreement executed by a member of the Human
Resource Department. In addition Agencies may only submit candidates to
positions for which they have been invited to do so by a Hologic
Recruiter. All resumes must be sent to
the Hologic Recruiter under these terms or they will not be considered.
Hologic, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employerinclusive of disability and veterans.



Santa Clara, CA
95054 USA

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