Imaging Physicist / Engineer

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January 1, 1
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Switzerland - Midland (SO, AG)
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The Paul Scherrer Institute PSI is the largest research institute for natural and engineering sciences within Switzerland. We perform cutting-edge research in the fields of matter and materials, energy and environment and human health. By performing fundamental and applied research, we work on sustainable solutions for major challenges facing society, science and economy. PSI is committed to the training of future generations. Therefore, about one quarter of our staff are post-docs, post-graduates or apprentices. Altogether, PSI employs 2100 people.
For the Center of Proton Therapy we are looking for an
Your tasks
You would be primarily involved in the medical physics aspects of all imaging devices at our centre (On-board X-Ray imaging, CT, MRI, tracking systems, etc). As such, you would be expected to contribute to developments in imaging, the clinical implementation of new imaging devices, second level troubleshooting support, as well as the definition and coordination of imaging QA procedures. You would also be involved in general medical physics QA and support of dosimetry. Finally, you would also be expected to contribute to the research interests of the group, in particular in the areas of image guidance, functional imaging, 4D treatments and adaptive therapy.
Your profile
You should have a background in medical physics / biomedical engineering. Ideally with a PhD degree and with previous experience in imaging applications in radiotherapy. MRI imaging experience is also advantageous, as well as good and demonstrable software and IT skills. Furthermore, you should be prepared to work in a multinational and multidisciplinary team and have a good knowledge of English or German.
We offer
Our institution is based on an interdisciplinary, innovative and dynamic collaboration. You will profit from a systematic training on the job, in addition to personal development possibilities and our pronounced vocational training culture. If you wish to optimally combine work and family life or other personal interests, we are able to support you with our modern employment conditions and the on-site infrastructure.
For further information, please contact Dr Sairos Safai, phone +41 56 310 51 58.
Please submit your application online by 6 December 2019 for the position as an Imaging Physicist / Engineer (index no. 1723-03).
Paul Scherrer Institut Human Resources Management, Nicole Schubert, 5232 Villigen PSI, Switzerland
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