Research Associate – Medical Informatics

Job Details

Post: Research Associate

Qualification: Master’s in Medical / Engineering

No. of Vacancies: Two

Languages: English

Location: Bangalore, Karnataka

Experience: Minimum  3-4 years experience.
Should have Medical Domain-specific knowledge regarding Data Sciences and Health Informatics and interested to work in the areas of technology and its use in healthcare
Should have prior experience in managing projects

Application Due Date: 31st August, 2020

Salary: Based on skills & experience

Brief Description about the Project:
The Secure Ultrasound Project is a multi-centric, multi-disciplinary project involving SJRI and IISc in India and the Cranfield University from the UK. The aim of the project is to develop a low cost, secure, point of care ultrasound imaging system with guided image capture and a remote diagnostic service for prenatal care in India.

Core Responsibilities:
The candidate should work in the domain of Research, Teaching and Project Management and other related work.
Research - write scientific papers, apply for Grants with renowned funding agencies and be able to innovate
Teaching - be able to take lectures to masters and undergraduate courses related to Informatics
Project Management - Be able to undertake various steps involved in a research project, including planning, organization, implementation, resource management, drafting reports and completion
The key responsibility is to work with the team in developing Artificial Intelligent (AI) approaches (e.g. machine learning, deep learning) for 2D and 3D ultrasound medical image segmentation and registration to develop a cloud based diagnostic system
To manage the research project, ensuring project deliverables are delivered in line with the project plan
Day-to-day research and outreach coordinator for the consortium
Others - this includes conference presentations, organizing training courses, ad-hoc activities

Specific Activities:
Excellent communication skills and ability to work with other employees, clinical teams, and vendors
Motivated self-starter personality
Able to work independently and within a team

To Apply: E-mail cover letter, CV and the names & contact details of referees to royson@sjri.res.in and cc to hr@sjri.res.in

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