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Computational Scientist: Machine Learning in Image Analysis

Job Summary

Join Contextual Genomics: a leading Canadian genomics company based in Vancouver, BC, built by world experts in the fields of cancer genomics, molecular diagnostics and bioinformatics. A Computational Scientist position is available immediately to join this exciting and growing company, which makes next-generation cancer sequencing assays widely available to patients across the globe. We develop and distribute state-of-the-art molecular tools and cloud-based end-to-end bioinformatics and clinical reporting solutions to inform patients and their oncologists of optimal treatment strategies for their cancer. We welcome enthusiastic and talented scientists wishing to contribute their high-level computational expertise to improving global cancer care.

The Computational Scientist will work with the Company’s image analysis research and development group and program, including development and implementation of state of the art image analysis methods to segment, classify and interpret clinical imaging data. The Computational Scientist will optimize image analysis methods, implement scalable solutions and work with the genomics team to create an integrated data analysis and machine learning/AI environment for multi-modal data.

Required Credentials

– PhD in a relevant field (computer science, statistics, machine learning, AI, bioinformatics, computational biology).
– Strong publication record.
– Experience working in image analysis.
– Experience in advanced level image segmentation and classification.
– Must be eligible to work in Canada.

More information on Contextual Genomics can be found at

To apply for this position: email CV and cover letter to with job code: JD013 in the header.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.