Image Analysis Specialist position at Central European Institute of Technology, Brno

The Director of Central European Institute of Technology (CEITEC MU) opens a position

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IMAGE ANALYSIS SPECIALIST

CELLIM – Cellular Imaging Core Facility is a light microscopy facility of CEITEC MU. Main role is to provide access to state-of-the-art light microscopy techniques and instruments, together with user training and support during all steps of imaging experiment. More information about facility can be found at https://www.ceitec.eu/cellular-imaging/cf119. Currently, we are looking for image analysis specialist, who would be responsible for developing and performing image analysis tasks for facility users.

Responsibilities:

  • Developing, performing and teaching basic and advanced image analysis tasks: image segmentation, objects detection & classification, feature extraction using variety of analytical tools, such an IMARIS, FIJI/ImageJ, Cell Profiler, Matlab
  • Writing customized tools in ImageJ/Matlab/Python
  • Teaching image analysis methods on workshops and courses organized by CELLIM
  • Maintaining facility computers

Requirements:

  • Master degree in bioinformatics, or related field
  • Good knowledge of image processing methods and algorithms
  • Experience with image analysis software such as Imaris, ImageJ/Fiji, CellProfiler, ZEN, Matlab and programming languages (Python, R, Java)
  • Ability to work in service oriented mode
  • Willing of learning microscopy; previous experience with microsopy is an advantage
  • Keeping up to date with new methods of image analysis methods/tools
  • Excellent inter-personal and communication skills
  • Good communication in English language

We offer:

  • Flexible time
  • Interesting work with variable image datasets from variety research laboratories
  • MU employment benefit
  • Starting date, September 2019
  • Length of contract – 1 year, with possibility of extension

Anticipated start date: September 2019

For further information, please contact Mgr. Milan Ešner, Ph.D., Head of Cellular Imaging Core Facility: milan.esner@ceitec.muni.cz

Please send the application (Letter of motivation, CV with description of required skills and contact details of two references) by e-mail to recruitment@ceitec.muni.cz

Please quote the “Image analysis specialist” position in the subject.