Virtual Reality Digital Biomarker Engineer and Analyst (m/w/d)

  • ITech Consult
  • Basel, BS, Switzerland
  • 17/10/2020
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Job Description

Virtual Reality Digital Biomarker Engineer and Analyst (m/w/d) - 2D & 3D math/analysis/biomedical / CC++ /English

For our customer a big pharmaceutical company in Basel we are looking for a highly qualified Virtual Reality Digital Biomarker Engineer and Analyst

We are looking for a skilled signal-processing engineer in the virtual reality domain to support a project in the area of ophthalmology. As part of a cross-functional team, you will be responsible for developing algorithms and analysis methods to identify meaningful signals from the different sensor streams provided by VR devices while a user is doing tests in the VR environment to assess different kinds of visual impairments

Tasks & Responsibilities
* Support the data engineering and data analysis activities around the development of new clinical endpoints for ophthalmology based on AR/VR technologies

  • Brainstorm, formalize and plan a data analysis roadmap capturing the requirements from different stakeholders in the project (clinical, regulatory, software development, etc)
  • Implement the work packages in the roadmap to deliver results in a timely manner
  • Leverage the high quality data to develop new clinical end points and compare them to current recognized gold standard
  • Interact with stakeholders from different domains and with different background to guarantee the success of the project

Must Haves

  • 5-8+ years of experience working on biomedical related data analysis topics
  • Very good university degree in physics, mathematics, engineering, natural science or informatics
  • Excellent understanding of the practical applications of 2D and 3D math (linear algebra, matrix multiplication, quaternions, etc.)
  • Ability to understand and apply computer vision concepts (contrast, luminosity, etc.)
  • Previous experience with augmented and virtual reality technologies / Previous experience with Unity of similar 3D engines
  • Profound knowledge of Python or Matlab
  • Quick learner, striving to gain a deep understanding of the domain and technology with a demonstrated ability to manage multiple tasks in a fast-paced work environment.
  • Self-starting and proactive team player with strong, collaborative and positive "can-do" attitude
  • Working proficiency in written and spoken English

Nice to Haves

  • Experience with CC++
  • Experience with signal processing
  • Experience working with 3D content and content creation tools like Maya, 3ds Max, Blender
  • Computer gamer

* Experience with Agile Scrum environment

  • Previous hands-on clinical experience with Multiple Sclerosis or in ophthalmology
  • Good understanding of regulatory frameworks and compliance implications (e.g. GxP, GDPR)
  • Experience with remote patient monitoring
  • Experience in experimental/clinical study design

Reference No.: 919309SGR
Role: Virtual Reality Digital Biomarker Engineer and Analyst
Industry: Pharma
Location: Basel
Workload: 100%
Start: 01.12.2020
Duration: 12++

Should you find yourself suitable for this position then please send us your complete CV using the link in this advert. If the position is not a perfect match and you wish to receive other opportunities directly, you can send us your CV anyway via this advert or to jobs[at]itcag[dot]com.

Contact us for further information regarding our company, our positions or our attractive payroll-only-program: +41 41 760 77 01.

About us:

ITech Consult is a certified ISO 9001:2015 Swiss company with offices also located in Germany and Ireland. ITech Consult is specialised in delivering IT and Life Science candidates for contract work. We were founded in 1997 by IT professionals; hence we well understand what it means to be professionally supported in your search for a new project and being employed.