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Senior Software Developer - Image Analysis

Senior Software Developer - Image Analysis

  • 2022-30248.1
  • Pleasanton, California, United States

As a Software Developer (Image Processor) you are passionate about improving healthcare with experience developing image analysis tools, training machine learning models, and deploying software in a commercial setting. You can build robust image classification software which will enable the development of novel diagnostic applications.

The Clinical Diagnostics Group’s R&D team develops solutions that save lives. We are a globally integrated and multicultural team driven by the boundless scope of opportunity to impact the future of healthcare. We strive to create better experiences for both clinicians and their patients while helping our people grow and develop themselves in a thriving and supportive environment.

Our diverse set of products help Bio-Rad customers screen or diagnose a range of clinical diseases and conditions, delivering faster results and diagnoses for patients and ensuring reliable test results across many diagnostic tests and platforms. Our work encompasses a breadth of software development and data analysis solutions that harness innovations in data science. And with innovations like multiplexed digital PCR, multiplexed immunoassays, automated lateral flow, gel-based blood grouping, and blood typing and HPLC A1C measurements, our solutions impact everything from diabetes, infectious disease and autoimmune to non-invasive prenatal testing and reproductive health. In addition to innovative assays and platforms, our R&D teams also develop quality controls across most diagnostic tests run in labs.

How You’ll Make an Impact

  • Support the development of new systems and analytics for advanced image processing applications. 
  • Develop and maintain robust, user-friendly software following industry best practices.
  • Collaborate and in some cases coordinate research efforts with scientists and engineers to develop new algorithms and software for the analysis of single molecule fluorescence data. 
  • Participate in project-wide reviews of development plans, requirements, architectures, detailed designs, and source code. 
  • Serve as a technical leader for image analysis and image processing method.

What you Bring

  • A Master’s Degree in computer science, computer engineering, physics, optics or related discipline; or PhD. 
  • 5+ years of relevant experience developing systems and software related to image processing, light microscopy and/or fluorescence microscopy. 
  • Proven history of software development for post-acquisition analysis such as quantification, visualization, correlation, coding/scripting and other microscopy-based solutions. 
  • Experience with computer vision, and other advanced algorithms. 
  • Experience programming Python, C/C++ and GPU programming. 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with ImageJ, CellProfiler and OpenCV. 
  • Familiarity with databases, shell scripting and a variety of mathematics such as linear algebra and differential equations. 
  • Knowledge and experience in biological sample preparation and handling. 
  • Knowledge of optical physics, optical system design, microscope design, and fluorescence microscopy. 
  • Understanding of development tools such as Git, Jira, etc. 
  • Proven history of working on a team that has successfully prepared products for design transfer to contract manufacturers. 
  • Demonstrated ability to accomplish goals while working across departments and teams.

Location: Pleasanton, CA.


Hybrid Opportunity: (3 days onsite/2 days remote).


Vaccination Requirement: Ability and consent to upload proof of completed Covid-19 vaccination into our secure database within 3 days of start date. 


Total Rewards Package: At Bio-Rad, we’re empowered by our purpose and recognize that our employees are as well. That’s why we offer a competitive and comprehensive Total Rewards Program that provides value, quality, and inclusivity while satisfying the diverse needs of our evolving workforce. Bio-Rad's robust offerings serve to enrich the overall health, wealth, and wellbeing of our employees and their families through the various stages of an employee’s work and life cycle. 


Benefits: We’re proud to offer a variety of options, including competitive medical plans for you and your family, free HSA funds, a new fertility offering with stipend, group life and disability, paid parental leave, 401k plus profit sharing, an employee stock purchase program, a new upgraded and streamlined mental health platform, extensive learning and development opportunities, education benefits, student debt relief program, pet insurance.


Compensation: The estimated base salary range for this position is $127,000 to $174,700 at the time of posting.  Actual compensation will be provided in writing at the time of offer, if applicable, and is based on several factors we believe fairly and accurately impact compensation, including geographic location, experience, knowledge, skills, abilities, and other job permitted factors.  ​This position is eligible for a variable annual bonus, which is dependent upon achievement of your individual objectives and Company performance.


Who We Are: For 70 years, Bio-Rad has focused on advancing the discovery process and transforming the fields of science and healthcare. As one of the top five life science companies, we are a global leader in developing, manufacturing, and marketing a broad range of high-quality research and clinical diagnostic products. We help people everywhere live longer, healthier lives. Recently voted a Best Place to Work, Bio-Rad offers a unique employee experience with collaborative teams that span the globe. Here, you are supported by leadership to build your career and are empowered to drive change that makes an impact you can see.


EEO Statement: Bio-Rad is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, and we welcome candidates of all backgrounds. Veterans, people with disabilities, and people of all races, ethnicities, genders, ages, and orientations are encouraged to apply. 


Agency Non-Solicitation: Bio-Rad does not accept agency resumes, unless the agency has been authorized by a Bio-Rad Recruiting Representative. Please do not submit resumes unless authorized to do so. Bio-Rad will not pay for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.#LI-AK1 #LI-Hybrid



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