(Jr.) Image processing and machine learning software engineer

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J19-11.4.2019[email protected]29.1.2019

About this position

MaP aims to transform industries working with natural and man-made materials, providing never-before possible understanding of the microstructure of the materials they work with. We are a startup passionate about improving the world with science and software and are looking for exceptional people to join our collective of engineers and scientists. Our focus is the systematic integration of new capabilities into our products, serving more industries with unique insights into the makeup of their source materials and their own final products. As a member of MaP, you will play a critical role in our efforts to push the state of the art in automated image analysis.

This will include the following tasks

Understanding the state-of-the art algorithms in machine learning-based image analysis and bringing your experience and intuitions to bear on how best to apply them to new tasks.

Solving the high-resolution imaging-specific research and engineering problems that arise, in areas such as instance segmentation, object class detection and multi-modal image registration.

Developing and maintaining our software products.

Building integrated solutions that apply our technology towards specific product verticals.

Desired skills and experience

Masters in a computer vision-related discipline, or software engineering with equivalent professional experience in at least some of the following areas:

  • object class and instance detection
  • image segmentation
  • multi-modal image registration

Publication record, industry experience or open source contributions in the above-mentioned areas.

Strong C++ and/or Python skills. Experience developing with OpenCV, TensorFlow, ImageJ, MATLAB.

Solid background in physics is a plus.

Good general working knowledge of IT and networking.

Fluent in English, good level of German is a plus.

Desired personal qualities

Ability to admit when wrong
Able to working outside your comfort zone
Intellectual breadth
Sense of humor


Work on the most important problems in the field with a team who will challenge and support you. As RWTH-Aachen spin-off you get the best of both worlds: do cutting-edge research with our academic partners and develop real-world applications for our customers.

We have flexible hours (part-time possible) and a family-friendly culture. Building innovative products and working on diverse customer projects require commitment, but we emphasize sustainability over crunch in personal health and at work.

Get to work easily! Our office is 2 min from the bus stop and 5 min to the next train station.

To apply, please send your resume and salary expectations to [email protected] mentioning the reference in the subject of your email.