Engineer R&D Data Science

  • Alcon
  • Teltow, Germany
  • 04/10/2019
Full time Data Science Data Analytics Big Data Statistics

Job Description

Alcon GPS develops medical imaging technologies and devices for ophthalmology, in particular for eye diagnosis and eye surgery. As an independent facility of WaveLight GmbH we are a 100% affiliated company of the Alcon Group.

To strengthen our team in Berlin/Teltow we are looking for a motivated

Engineer R&D Data Science


  • Research, development and optimization of algorithms and software for sensor fusion, sensor calibration, ray tracing, 3D object reconstruction and nonlinear model based optimization in the field of medical devices for


  • Statistical data analysis and data mining
  • Design and development of medical software
  • Analysis and preparation of technical specifications and designs
  • Documentation, test and realization of prototypes and final products

EEO Statement

The Novartis Group of Companies are Equal Opportunity Employers and take pride in maintaining a diverse environment. We do not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or any other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.

Minimum requirements

  • Graduate in mathematics, physics, computer science, computer engineering, telecommunication engineering, electronic engineering or equivalent
  • Proven track record in design and development of loosely-coupled, modularized, testable software
  • Excellent in rapid prototyping using Matlab
  • Thorough understanding of software architecture and algorithm design
  • Fluent in English (spoken and written)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in 3D object reconstruction, sensor fusion and calibration; preferably in the medical field
  • Experience in coding C++ or C# and in-depth knowledge of design patterns
  • Experience with module testing, test automation, scripting and tools
  • Experience in the development of performance-critical and safety-critical algorithms and code
  • Experience with multi-threaded/parallel and distributed programming



Business Unit




Work Location

Teltow (near Berlin)

Company/Legal Entity

Alcon WaveLight

Functional Area

Research & Development

Job Type

Full Time

Employment Type