Philips Senior Scientist in Shanghai, China

Looking for :

We are looking for an experienced and highly motivated team member to join our video/image processing team in Philips Research China located in Philips Innovation Campus Shanghai.

The position is available immediately and applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Compensation is competitive and commensurate with experience.

Required Education/Skills :

  • PhD in the area of video/image processing, video compression, computer science or electronic engineering. A Master’s degree in the above fields with 5+ years of experience in relevant research areas may also be considered.

  • Deep up-to-date technical knowledge in multiple areas of modern video/image processing, e.g.

  • Modern video technologies, High Dynamic Range, 3D video, virtual reality (VR), augmented reality (AR), computer vision

  • Medical image processing and analysis

  • Big data, machine learning

  • Proficient in modern programming languages, such as C/C++, Java, Python and video/image processing tools, such as OpenCV, etc.;

  • Deep technical knowledge and passion for technology, information, and understanding of industry fundamentals

  • 3+ years of experience as researcher or engineer in the area of video/image processing or video compression with a proven track record of creativity and innovation in academia or industry

  • Experience in large international standardization organization is desirable

  • Excellent interpersonal and English language communication skills (written & verbal.) Capable of presenting complex technical topics in a clear and structured way, ability to moderate discussions, meetings, and projects.

  • Experience in working with external partners in product integration and collaboration

Responsibilities :

  • Work on next generation video technologies such as High Dynamic Range, 3D, etc. and work with our Research team in Europe to develop prototype/demos and integrate our technologies in partner products such as broadcasting and consumer devices.

  • Conduct research in longer term on video/image processing and analysis in clinical domain

  • Generate new concepts and applications in healthcare and health management by bringing in emerging technologies in video/image domain such as VR, AR, 3D, etc.

  • Work with internal and external customers to understand algorithm requirements and deliver solutions

  • Contribute to Philips Business Units through transferring video/image related technologies into Philips products

  • Conduct research in employing information retrieval and extraction, machine learning, clinical decision support and/or knowledge management methods within clinical IT environment