Imaging Specialist - United States
|External Posting Title||Imaging Specialist|
|Job Description||The Imaging Specialist will work with the Value Based Medicine (VBM) Imaging Team to develop MRI analysis methods and build internal capabilities in clinical brain imaging and quantitative metrics. The Imaging Specialist will set-up and run image analysis pipelines for testing purposes and imaging studies. Additional key responsibilities will be to regularly monitor and assess image quality for on-going projects and provide feedback to external collaborators. He/she will also be responsible for incoming and outgoing image data management as well as database management for multiple projects. |
The successful candidate will be a member of the Value Based Medicine team and will work in close partnership with their peers in the Clinical Development and Biostatistics departments as well as Information Technology. Members of the VBM group must possess deep domain experience in their chosen fields, an ability to deal with a high degree of ambiguity and display exceptional learning agility. This role requires a talented individual with experience in brain MRI analysis, DICOM files, LINUX and MySQL.
The key responsibilities of this position include:
− Set-up, test, debug, and run MRI analysis pipelines
− Assist team with evaluation of new image analysis software
− Handle image data management of incoming and outgoing images
− Manage the image database and generate reports as well as review image analysis results
− Perform weekly image QA/QC and provide image quality feedback and assistance to external collaborators
|Location||Cambridge, MA, US|
|Qualifications||− Minimum of 2 years of experience in imaging analysis |
− Hands-on knowledge of image analysis software
− Experience managing an image database and generating reports
− Experience in biopharmaceutical industry desired and scientific background strongly preferred
− Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to interact professionally with a diverse group of executives, managers and subject matter experts.
− Ability to operate effectively in a matrix environment; team player yet able to work independently with minimal direction
|Education||− Minimum Masters in Biomedical Engineering required |
− Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering strongly preferred
|About Biogen||Corporate Overview|
Through cutting-edge science and medicine, Biogen discovers, develops and delivers worldwide innovative therapies for people living with serious neurological and neurodegenerative diseases. Biogen is a pioneer in biotechnology and today the Company has the leading portfolio of medicines to treat multiple sclerosis (MS), has introduced the first and only approved treatment for spinal muscular atrophy, and is at the forefront of neurology research for conditions including Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). Biogen also manufactures and commercializes biosimilars of advanced biologics. Our global organization of nearly 7,000 employees is committed to a single mission: making a meaningful difference in the lives of patients with few or no treatment options.
We aspire to have the greatest impact on patients and science of any biotechnology company in the history of our industry. To us, that means creating novel medicines that benefit individuals and society, and bringing new scientific understanding to diseases for which there are no adequate treatments.
The same intellectual discipline and passion that drives our science is reflected in our corporate citizenship, environmental sustainability, and commitment to diversity and inclusion. As a company, we are focused on improving science education and limiting the impact of our company on the environment. In 2015, we became a carbon neutral company and ranked first place on Newsweek’s 2015 Green Rankings, and we are an industry leader on the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index. Biogen was named to Science’s list of Top Employers of 2015 and in 2017 received a perfect score of 100 for the fourth consecutive year on the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Corporate Equality Index, which also named Biogen as one of its Best Places to Work.
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