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Senior-Level Software Engineer

Canon Medical Research USA, Inc.
Mayfield Village, Ohio 44143
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CMRU has an immediate opening for a senior-level Software Engineer in the Magnetic Resonance software team to participate in developing acquisition control software for our MR product line. A key role for this engineer will be working with international team members on embedded software as well as systems software.




  • Develop and test MR acquisition control software.
  • Write application software for a Linux system using C.
  • Contribute to the design and specification.
  • Document and test software.
  • Build and maintain software test infrastructure.
  • Optimize software performance on available computation hardware.
  • Work with MR physicists to implement algorithms for MR acquisition systems, including data acquisition and image reconstruction.
  • Research and innovate novel methods and/or technologies in data acquisition and/or image reconstruction.





  • B.S. or equivalent in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering/Science, Physics/Engineering Physics, Biomedical Engineering, or equivalent.
  • Advanced degree like M.S. or Ph.D. desirable.



The ideal candidate will have minimum four (4) years related experience and/or training, preferably in a product development environment; academic or research settings will be considered as well. Experience in embedded software design (i.e., FPGA, microcontroller, and/or inter-integrated circuit control) is a plus.


Key Competencies


Computer Skills

  • Coding experience in C is required.
  • Familiarity with Linux systems and related development environments.
  • Knowledge of programming languages and development environments (C/C++, Python)
  • Knowledge of development on multiple operating systems (including Windows, Linux)
  • Knowledge of source code control systems like SVN, Mercurial
  • Knowledge of multi-process/multi-threaded environments
  • Knowledge of performance profiling and optimization
  • Knowledge of C++ and Object Oriented Programming and Design preferred
  • Exposure to shell scripts and advanced command line tools in Windows, Linux preferred
  • Exposure to Scientific Programming preferred (MATLAB or equivalent)
  • Software for creating documents, spreadsheets, and presentations


Language Skills

  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret technical requirements and design documents.
  • Ability to write presentations for publication that conform to prescribed style and format.
  • Ability to communicate information to supervisor, groups, and/or senior management effectively.


Mathematics/Physics Skills

Ability to learn and apply concepts from the following fields:


  • Mathematical analysis: differentiation and integration
  • Complex number mathematics including magnitude/phase relationships, and mathematical transform space (i.e., between frequency/time domains)
  • MR physics and image reconstruction, including FFT, non-Cartesian re-gridding, apodization, filtering, etc.
  • Medical image processing
  • Linear algebra
  • Numerical analysis
  • Statistics
  • Digital signal processing


Reasoning Ability

  • Ability to define problems, collect data, analyze data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.
  • Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical information in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.



  • Ability to complete domestic and international travel is required.




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