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Assistant Research Engineer, CDB

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Child Mind Institute
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New York, NY
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Published 25 days ago

The Child Mind Institute is seeking an Assistant Research Engineer within the Center for the Developing Brain. The primary responsibility of this positions is to 1) develop and implement neuroimaging analysis pipelines to preprocess and analyze large-scale human and nonhuman primate f/MRI datasets; 2) develop web tools to support data visualization. As experience grows, the Assistant Research Engineers will also be expected to supervise junior researchers. 

Reporting to the Research Scientist, Center for the Developing Brain. This is an exempt, full-time position located in our NYC headquarters office. 

The Child Mind Institute is proud to be named a Great Place to Work-Certified company! Our competitive compensation and benefits include medical insurance, 401(k), paid parental leave, dependent care, and flexible work schedules, paid parental leave, dependent care and discounted tickets and entertainment perks programs.

Responsibilities

  •  Implement neuroimaging analysis pipelines, signal processing, machine learning, and statistical methods to preprocess and analyze human and nonhuman primate data.
  • Perform analyses on very large fMRI, MRI, DTI datasets using high-performance computing infrastructures.
  • Implement online web tool to support data visualization.
  • Assisting others in writing journal publications and orally present research findings.
  • Assisting the junior research staff in data analysis theory and implementation and participation.

Qualifications

  • MS in Biomedical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Physics, Computer Science, or other related scientific fields.
  • Minimum of 2-3 years’ prior research experience in analyzing f/MRI neuroimaging data, in particular animal data (preferred).
  • Experience in front-end web development (preferred).Proficient in programming in Python and scientific-computing packages (e.g. NumPy, SciPy, and Pandas, etc.).
  • Proficiency with distributed version-control systems such as Git/GitHub. 
  • Ability to work effectively in a very collaborative and multidisciplinary environment.

Please upload your CV and cover letter during the application process. Only applications with a cover letter will be considered.

CMI is committed to public health and to the safety and wellbeing of our colleagues, visitors and volunteers. As such, we have adopted a policy requiring all employees whose positions require them to be on site to be vaccinated against COVID-19 or to meet the legal guidelines for an exemption.

The Child Mind Institute is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in employment based on race, religion (including religious dress and grooming practices), color, sex/gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical conditions), sex stereotype, gender identity/gender expression/transgender (including whether or not you are transitioning or have transitioned) and sexual orientation; national origin (including language use restrictions and possession of a driver's license issued to persons unable to prove their presence in the United States is authorized under federal law [Vehicle Code section 12801.9]); ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information/characteristics, marital status/registered domestic partner status, age (40 and over), sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local law or ordinance or regulation.

The Child Mind Institute is seeking an Assistant Research Engineer within the Center for the Developing Brain. The primary responsibility of this positions is to 1) develop and implement neuroimaging analysis pipelines to preprocess…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Education
    Master's Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Entry level

Location

On-site
101 East 56th Street, New York, NY 10022, United States

How to Apply

Please upload your CV and cover letter during the application process. Only applications with a cover letter will be considered. Please click here to apply.

Please upload your CV and cover letter during the application process. Only applications with a cover letter will be considered. Please click here to apply.

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