As a Data Scientist at IBM, you will help transform our clients’ data into tangible business value by analyzing information, communicating outcomes and collaborating on product development. Work with Best in Class open source and visual tools, along with the most flexible and scalable deployment options. Whether it’s investigating patient trends or weather patterns, you will work to solve real world problems for the industries transforming how we live.
Your Role and Responsibilities
This role is for a 2022 start date.
With the support of a senior scientist, the candidate will have the opportunity to:
Research, implement and evaluate the performance of image processing algorithms, supporting the development of Watson Health Imaging products.
Prototype algorithms to perform tasks such as organ/lesion detection, segmentation and image classification. These algorithms might be traditional image processing methods or machine learning/deep learning techniques.
Analyze the results of the developed algorithms by utilizing appropriate metrics and statistical methods.
Collaborate with an inter-disciplinary team of scientists. Present and discuss research findings with the rest of the team and share ideas about potential improvements of existing methods.
Learn about the state-of-the-art techniques in artificial intelligence applied to medical imaging, as well as to gain experience in other related areas in health-care and medical imaging.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
Programing in Python.
Experience with data science, machine learning and deep learning libraries such as TensorFlow-Keras or PyTorch.
Understanding of fundamental data analysis techniques and methods to evaluate performance of machine learning/statistical models.
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
Experience working with 2-D and 3-D medical images (e.g., X-Rays, CT and MRI), solving tasks such as detection, segmentation and classification.
Experience working on a research project using real-world data.
Familiarity with Linux and Docker
Must have the ability to work in Canada without sponsorship.
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