Python developer for ilastik / bioimage analysis at EMBL



The ilastik team wants to grow and is looking for a new Python developer! We are located in Heidelberg, Germany, at the EMBL.

Here is what you would do:

  • Improve the integration of ilastik with other popular tools (ImageJ, Knime, CellProfiler, etc)
  • Simplify the development of new workflows and flatten the learning curve for outside contributors
  • Support and expand the user and developer community (together with rest of the team)
  • Further develop the core of ilastik to extend truly interactive processing to larger datasets and more complex workflows
  • Integrate new algorithms developed in the group into ilastik to make them accessible to life scientists

Here is what we are looking for:

  • Degree in Computer Science or a related technical field or equivalent work experience
  • Excellent knowledge of Python, especially its numerical libraries
  • Working knowledge of C++, pybind11 or other tools for Python/C++ bridging
  • Experience with standard development tools: git, conda, cmake, continuous integration tools
  • Fluent English, oral and written

More details about the position and the application process can be found here.