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MR Research Scientist, Los Angeles, California

Created02/15/2021
Reference238961
CategoryResearch & Development
Job typeFull Time
CountryUnited States
StateCalifornia
CityLos Angeles
Zip90045-6900
SalaryCompetitive
Now's our time toinspire the future of healthcare together.

Siemens Healthineers is aleading global medical technology company with over 170 years of experienceand 18,000 patents. More than 48,000 dedicated colleagues in over 70countries are driven to shape the future of healthcare. We stand with ourcustomers around the world to support them in delivering high quality care totheir patients. An estimated 5 million patients across the globe benefitevery day from our innovative technologies and services in the areas ofdiagnostic and therapeutic imaging, laboratory diagnostics and molecularmedicine, as well as digital health and enterprise services. This is what trulymatters to us.

At SiemensHealthineers, we are passionate about enabling healthcare professionals todeliver high quality patient care, and to do so affordably. A leadingglobal healthcare company, Siemens Healthineers continues to strengthen ourportfolio of medical imaging and laboratory diagnostics, while adding newofferings such as managed services, consulting, and healthcare IT services - aswell as further technologies in the growing market for therapeutic andmolecular diagnostics.

SiemensHealthineers develops innovations that support better patient outcomes withgreater efficiencies, giving providers the confidence they need to meet the clinical,operational and financial challenges of a changing healthcare landscape.

Join our team nowat Siemens Healthineers as an MR ResearchScientist.

This position is located at the City of Hope in Duarte,CA. This is a very exciting opportunity for a talented professional to join ourteam at this location as research funding in this area has grown tremendouslyover the past few years and is expected to open up many future opportunities tothe selected individual in this field. Relocation will be provided.

This is a role wellsuited to an ambitious professional, looking for the next step in their career.As an MR Research Scientist, you will be responsible for:

  • You will develop and manage research collaboration with academic partners to drive MR-PET research and to translate this knowledge into MR, PET, and MR-PET products.
  • You will drive the development of novel, clinically relevant techniques (MR pulse sequences and image reconstruction and PET reconstruction techniques) with our research partners.
  • You will facilitate technical communication between the customer and the Siemens Healthineers MR and PET businesses.
  • You will develop and release prototypes of novel techniques in compliance with highest source code quality.
  • You will evaluate prototypes and publish results in peer-reviewed journals.
  • You will conduct original research resulting in patent applications.
  • You will accompany and support customers during external reference site visits
  • You will take part at the knowledge exchange with our R&D team to improve and further develop our products and software solutions


Required skills to have for the successof this role
  • Ph.D. in Biomedical or Electrical Engineering / Biomedical Physics / Imaging Physics, or equivalent.
  • Strong collaboration skills and ability to thrive in a dynamic environment.
  • Strong background in PET physics, MR physics, and MR pulse sequence design.
  • Expertise in MR and PET imaging techniques and clinical applications.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, ability to engage in complex team environments
  • Substantial experience in Python and C++/C software design, implementation and coding.
  • Outstanding writing, presentation, and communication skills.


At Siemens Healthineers, we value those who dedicate their energy andpassion to a greater cause. Our people make us unique as an employer in themed-tech industry. What unites and motivates our global team is the inspirationof our common purpose: To innovate forhealthcare, building on our remarkable legacy of pioneering ideas thattranslate into even better healthcare products and services. We recognize thattaking ownership of our work allows both us and the company to grow. We offeryou a flexible and dynamic environment and the space to move beyond yourcomfort zone to grow both personally and professionally.

If you want to join us in transforming the way healthcare is delivered,visit our career site at https://usa.healthcare.siemens.com/careers.

If you wish to find out more about thespecific before applying, please visit: https://usa.healthcare.siemens.com/about.

As an equal-opportunity employer we arehappy to consider applications from individuals with disabilities.

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Organization: Siemens Healthineers

Company: Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Inc.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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