Software Engineer (m/f/d)
for Artificial Intelligence focused medical research

  • University Hospital Würzburg - Medical Clinic and Polyclinic II (ZIM)
  • 01.11.2024
  • Full-time
  • Fixed-Term

Application deadline: 31.07.2024

The Clinic for internal medicine II, gastroenterology of the university hospital Würzburg is looking for a

We offer

You will become fully acquainted with medical processes and working in an interdisciplinary team.
You will be a part of our international clinical research group and exchange ideas with physicians, nurses, engineers and computer scientists.

Furthermore, we offer:

  • free Gym and other sport opportunities
  • internal residential market
  • own apartment-houses
  • attractive town in an superb surrounding (
  • childcare facilities nearby the hospital with advanced opening hours
  • reduced parking fee
  • adequate payment
  • internal as well as external training opportunities
  • financial support for visiting conferences
  • company subscription for public transportation

Your Tasks

Our research projects are in a diverse field of activities embedded in a network of clinical centers all over Germany and are focused on improving patients care through    

  • Digitalization… to make data and research more accessible.
  • Deep Learning … to extract Information from various sources in order to understand diseases and improve patient care
  • 3D Printing … to develop new technologies like endoscopic tools

Your part in the team will be to improve our current IT-Infrastructure in order to meet requirements for upcoming projects:

  • Extending our current endoscopy database framework (Python, Django, PostgreSQL)
  • Work on frontend Webservices including annotation solutions and regular websites (Django, streamlit, prodigy)
  • Network administration (OpenVPN, basic network administration)
  • Develop AI-Applications (PyTorch, PyTorch Lightning, sklearn, SpaCy)
  • Help to connect clinical routine documentation and our research infrastructure (SAP, PostgreSQL, Nextcloud, NixOS)
  • Scientific work including planning, execution and evaluation of clinical studies with a digital focus
  • Analysis and publication of existing data from multicenter studies using machine learning

Your Profile

  • Academic degree in the fields of computer science OR engineering
  • Interest in scientific research with medical focus
  • Practical experience developing applications for data analysis, machine learning, MLOps / DevOps
  • Previous knowledge in database administration, especially involving SAP systems is highly preferential
  • Very good knowledge of English, both written and spoken (C1)
  • Interest in improving patient care through scientific work
  • High level of motivation, initiative and team orientation

This is what you can look forward to

  • Training and Continuing Education
  • Retirement Pension Plan
  • Flexible Working Hours
  • Collegiality
  • Sport and Fitness Options
  • Employee Events

Become part of the team: Apply now!

Dr. Thomas Lux
Assistenzarzt / Leiter der Studie ColoReg über die Gastroenteology Foundation
Tel: +49931 201 40247

Remuneration is in accordance with the relevant collective agreements. Severely disabled applicants will be given preference if they are otherwise equally qualified.