PostDoc Scientist (PET list mode data processing)

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Los Angeles, California, USA
Job Type: 
Full Time
Closing Date: 
Sunday, December 31, 2017

The Artificial Intelligence in Medicine (AIM) Program is a cutting-edge medical imaging software, research and development group at world-renowned Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, USA. We are currently seeking a Postdoctoral Scientist to join our team. This is an excellent opportunity to work with a well-established group of research scientists, software engineers and physicians in an exciting, collaborative environment!

The Postdoctoral Scientist is a key, full-time position within our research group. Responsibilities will include:

  • Development and testing of new image processing and PET reconstruction methods
  • Clinical validation of the study
  • Writing related peer-reviewed manuscripts in technical journals on the new methods developed in this study

The ideal candidate will have a background in computer science, and experience and interest in medical imaging and health-related sciences. More specifically, competitive candidates will have:

  • A Doctorate (PhD) in computer science or related field from an accredited university
  • Proficiency in C++ programming
  • Proficiency in PET list mode data processing
  • Proficiency in mathematics and 3D geometry
  • Experience in image processing, interactive imaging applications and/or computer vision
  • processing
  • Basic system administration skills (Windows, and/or Mac OS X)
  • 4+ years of programming experience
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package, a relaxed working environment and flexible hours. For more information about our applications and research, please visit our website: Qualified candidates should e-mail a resume, cover letter and code sample to

Kind Regards,

Joanna Liang