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Sr. Software Developer

Location: Issaquah, WA
Date Posted: 10-16-2018
As a software developer you will develop and implement image processing algorithms used in the acquisition and post-processing steps of biological fluorescent imaging workflows. Your work will contribute to advancing biological research including drug discovery and cancer research. 

Essential Responsibilities: 
• Leverage your image processing expertise to invent and implement algorithms for correction and manipulation of biological images acquired from an automated image scanner 
• Create and implement algorithms to analyze image data to guide instrument control 
• Work closely with instrument control and user interface developers to deliver imaging solutions to our customers 
• Evaluate existing technology and determine optimal algorithms to implement based on performance requirements 
• Validate performance of system through collaboration with test and system engineers 
• Work with system engineers and scientists to define requirements for system performance 
• Leverage imaging physics to enhance algorithmic performance 
• Employ software libraries, tools, practices to implement efficient, scalable, and reusable solutions 

• At least 3 years’ experience in Java programming and image processing 
• At least 3 years’ experience in C/C++ 
• Experience in multi-threaded programming 
• Ability to understand and work within a large existing code base 
• Demonstrated ability to write Python and C++ code for quick demonstration of ideas as well as robust, efficient, scaled-up software systems 
• Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related discipline 
• Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required 
• Must be willing to work out of an office located in Issaquah, WA 
• Must be 18 years or older 

Desired Characteristics: 
• Experience with hardware control, image acquisition 
• .NET, SQL server, WCF, WPF, MEF knowledge 
• M.S Degree in Computer Science, Biomedical Engineering, or related fields with a focus on Image Analysis 
• Deep hands-on experience involving algorithm development in fields such as image processing, homogenous matrix transformations, registration, stitching, and correction 
• Post-doctoral or industrial experience inventing and developing image analysis algorithms
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