Post Doctoral Researcher, Data Science - Artificial Intelligence / Microscopy Computer Vision

Johnson & Johnson

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San Diego, CA

Why you should apply for a job to Johnson & Johnson:

  • Ranked as one of the Best Companies for Women in 2020
  • 4.2/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 4.2/5 in supportive management
  • 71% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 88% would recommend this company to other women
  • 85% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Global parental leave for all new parents (maternal, paternal, adoptive or surrogacy-assisted).
  • Global exercise reimbursement.
  • Two weeks off (one of them fully paid) for volunteer work.
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    Position summary

    ultural fabric at Johnson & Johnson and woven into how we do business every day. Rooted in Our Credo, the values of DEI fuel our pursuit to create a healthier, more equitable world. Our diverse workforce and culture of belonging accelerate innovation to solve the world's most pressing healthcare challenges.

    We know that the success of our business - and our ability to deliver meaningful solutions - depends on how well we understand and meet the diverse needs of the communities we serve. Which is why we foster a culture of inclusion and belonging where all perspectives, abilities and experiences are valued and our people can reach their potential.

    At Johnson & Johnson, we all belong.

    The Data Science Analytics & Insights team within Janssen R&D develops innovative solutions using a variety of data sources across multiple different disease areas. We are looking for an outstanding postdoc with a focus on Microscopy Computer Vision.

    We are looking for talented and driven individuals to join our Microscopy Imaging team at Johnson & Johnson. In this 2-year postdoctoral researcher role, you will have the exciting opportunity to contribute to the development and implementation of advanced AI/ML methods for analyzing microscopy images. Your role will involve applying sophisticated AI techniques to extract valuable insights from various microscopy image modalities such as histopathology, confocal, and fluorescence microscopy. Through the use of these innovative technologies, you will improve our understanding of cellular and tissue structures, ultimately enhancing clinical trial efficacy and efficiency.

    Key Responsibilities:

    • Conceive, develop, and implement microscopy image analysis solutions to high-priority scientific problems.

    • Participate in cross-functional collaborations with external companies and internal scientific, clinical, and data science teams.

    • Shape internal/external collaborations and define the scope of research questions.

    • Extract insight from complex, unstructured microscopy images to improve drug discovery and healthcare (e.g., disease identification, patient stratification, disease insights).

    • Clearly articulate highly technical methods and results to diverse audiences and partners to drive decision-making.

    Qualifications

    • A Ph.D. degree in a field related to quantitative analysis, such as physics, mathematics, artificial intelligence, computer science, applied mathematics, electrical engineering, or similar, completed within the last 2 years or to be completed within the next 3 months is required.

    • Strong publication record and ability to effectively communicate technical work to a wide audience (e.g., CVPR, ICLR, ICCV, ICML, MICCAI, ACL, NEURIPS, etc.) is required.

    • Demonstrated experience driving research in and applying Computer Vision techniques (e.g., Transformers, CNNs, RNNs, GANs) is required.

    • Proven expertise in modern image analysis techniques (e.g., foundational models, transformers) is required.

    • Proficiency with one or more programming languages such as Python is required.

    • Experience with other programming languages is preferred.

    • Extensive experience with traditional Computer Vision applications, such as OpenCV, object detection, edge detection, image segmentation is required.

    • Experience with machine learning algorithms, including random forest, SVM, boosting, neural networks, etc., is required.

    • Experience with microscopy images such as histopathology is required.

    • Experience with confocal, and fluorescence microscopy is preferred.

    • Experience with multimodal AI is preferred.

    • Familiarity with and exposure to drug discovery and clinical development processes is preferred.

    • Experience working closely with healthcare professionals is preferred.

    • Experience with meaningful disease biology in cancer, immunology, neuroscience, cardiovascular, or infectious disease is preferred.

    Johnson & Johnson is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. The anticipated base pay for this position is $95,000. The compensation and benefits information set forth in this posting applies to candidates hired in the United States. Candidates hired outside the United States will be eligible for compensation and benefits in accordance with their local market. The Company maintains highly competitive, performance-based compensation programs. Under current guidelines, this position is eligible for an annual performance bonus in accordance with the terms of the applicable plan. The annual performance bonus is a cash bonus intended to provide an incentive to achieve annual targeted results by rewarding for individual and the corporation's performance over a calendar/performance year. Bonuses are awarded at the Company's discretion on an individual basis.

    Employees and/or eligible dependents may be eligible to participate in the following Company sponsored employee benefit programs: medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short- and long-term disability, business accident insurance, and group legal insurance. Employees may be eligible to participate in the Company's consolidated retirement plan (pension) and savings plan (401(k)).

    Employees are eligible for the following time off benefits:

    • Vacation - up to 120 hours per calendar year
    • Sick time - up to 40 hours per calendar year; for employees who reside in the State of Washington - up to 56 hours per calendar year
    • Holiday pay, including Floating Holidays - up to 13 days per calendar year
    • Work, Personal and Family Time - up to 40 hours per calendar year

    For additional general information on Company benefits, please go to: - https://https://www.careers.jnj.com/employee-benefits. For more information on how we support the whole health of our employees throughout their wellness, career and life journey, please visit www.careers.jnj.com.

    This job posting is anticipated to close on 07/12/2024. The Company may however extend this time-period, in which case the posting will remain available on https://https://www.careers.jnj.com to accept additional applications.

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    Why you should apply for a job to Johnson & Johnson:

  • Ranked as one of the Best Companies for Women in 2020
  • 4.2/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 4.2/5 in supportive management
  • 71% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 88% would recommend this company to other women
  • 85% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Global parental leave for all new parents (maternal, paternal, adoptive or surrogacy-assisted).
  • Global exercise reimbursement.
  • Two weeks off (one of them fully paid) for volunteer work.