Research & Development Engineer

  • Job Reference: GS-RDE-B-0220
  • Date Posted: 27 February 2020
  • Recruiter: Software Personnel
  • Location: Bristol
  • Salary: £400 to £420 Per Day
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications, Software Engineering, Medical Devices, Data & Analytics
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Duration: 8 Months
  • Contact: Gary Smith
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 0203 195 3830

Job Description

Research & Development Engineer

8 Month Contract - Outside IR35

Our client is a pioneering medical imaging company developing radio-wave radar imaging technology used for the treatment of cancer.

Coding skill: Matlab, Python, R

General - Machine Learning

  • Design pipeline from start to validation. Explore suitable techniques according to nature of the data and functionality.
  • Make judgment from, visualisation / understanding of model.
  • Understand statistic, e.g., hypothesis testing, p-value, confidence interval.
  • Real project experience, ideally on patient data, secondary on phantom/laboratory study. Although our phantom study is ongoing and will continue to play an important role in all area of investigation.

General – DSP

  • Multi-dimensional signal processing, filtering.
  • Python expert in cloud service integration with GUI frontend. i.e., web based python deployment using Flask, perhaps ‘Docker container’


  • MRI trial – Image registration between MRI and System.
  • Interactive AI – multi-modality/multidisciplinary fusion
  • AI for image improvement – artefact correction, de-noising using AI, compressive sensing
  • Beyond Radar imaging – Inverse Scattering, Iterative solver.


  • Research software (90% Matlab, 10% Python) automated test suite