University of Basel

Data Scientist (80-100%)

Job description

University Digestive Health Care Center - Clarunis, Basel, Switzerland is the joint competence centre of Claraspital and Basel University Hospital for all patients in need of abdominal treatment. Clarunis combines the specialist knowledge, research activities and number of patients treated of both hospitals to furtherincrease and enhance the quality of diagnosis and treatment.

The Digital Surgery Lab ( ), based at the Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Basel aims to revolutionize surgery and improve patient outcomes through digitalization and application of Artificial Intelligence.

To foster the project Data-Driven Surgery and coordinate the Surgical AI platform on behalf of the Department of Surgery at University Hospital Basel, we are hiring a

Data Scientist (80-100%) .

Data Scientist (80-100%)

Your positionTranslational teamwork with clinicians, computer scientists, and biomedical engineersManage the development of a data platform (Surgical AI platform) with external suppliersEstablish pipelines for data capturing, storing and archivingAnalysis of surgical datasets (image, video, audio, text) using deep learning

Your profilePhD in computer science or biomedical engineeringProject management skills and experienceA strong background in network architecture and machine/deep learningProficient in python programming and familiar with deep learning libraries (PyTorch, Tensorflow)

We offer youA challenging task in an interdisciplinary academic environmentA competitive salaryGenerous social benefitsOpportunities for academic and entrepreneurial career developmentCareer mentorship

Application / Contact

If you are interested, and ready to accept the challenge, we are looking forward to your online application.

For more information, please contact Dr. Joël Lavanchy, group leader and attending surgeon ( ).


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