Senior Scientist, Pathology, Molecular & Cell Based Medicine

Job Description

Strength Through Diversity

Ground breaking science. Advancing medicine. Healing made personal.


Roles & Responsibilities:


The Senior Scientist will research, develop, and implement advanced algorithms that evolve Computational Pathology.

Primary responsibilities include:
  • Algorithm research and development, system design, and software development
  • Work with pathologists and imaging professionals to formulate novel methodologies and algorithms in the measurement of morphological and histological properties of cancer tissue
  • Rely on experience with computer vision, image analysis, and machine learning to extract meaningful feature data from captured microscope images. We want you to innovate, create and help us grow holistically
  • At Precise MD you will proactively identify new trends and technologies to adopt while aiding in the review and evaluation of existing systems
  • You are a founding team member and as such, you will grow professionally to lead future research
  • Education: M.Sc. (Ph.D. preferred) in Computer Science, Biomedical / Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, Statistics, Physics, or similar discipline
  • Extensive post-degree experience in building and applying vision and/or learning algorithms - e.g., feature extraction, object detection, segmentation, regression, survival analysis
  • Solid development skills in C/C++, Python, or Matlab
  • Passion for developing seminal computer vision and machine learning algorithms and improving medicine through analytics

Strength Through Diversity


The Mount Sinai Health System believes that diversity and inclusion is a driver for excellence. We share a common devotion to delivering exceptional patient care. Yet we’re as diverse as the city we call home- culturally, ethically, in outlook and lifestyle. When you join us, you become a part of Mount Sinai’s unrivaled record of achievement, education and advancement as we revolutionize healthcare delivery together.


We work hard to recruit and retain the best people, and to create a welcoming, nurturing work environment where you have the opportunity and support to develop professionally. We share the belief that all employees, regardless of job title or expertise, have an impact on quality patient care. 


Explore more about this opportunity and how you can help us write a new chapter in our story! 


Who We Are


Over 38,000 employees strong, the mission of the Mount Sinai Health System is to provide compassionate patient care with seamless coordination and to advance medicine through unrivaled education, research, and outreach in the many diverse communities we serve.


Formed in September 2013, The Mount Sinai Health System combines the excellence of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai with seven premier hospitals, including Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Brooklyn, The Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai Queens, Mount Sinai West (formerly Mount Sinai Roosevelt), Mount Sinai St. Luke’s, and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai.


The Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity employer. We promote recognition and respect for individual and cultural differences, and we work to make our employees feel valued and appreciated, whatever their race, gender, background, or sexual orientation. 


EOE Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans


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